Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into its “Dual Campus” Part/Full Time Diploma Course in Local Government and Development Studies (DLGADS) for the 2018/2019 Academic Session.
The Diploma Course in Local Government and Development Studies is a joint offering by Lagos State University’s Department of Public Administration and Public Service Staff Development Centre’s Local Government Studies Department. The Course will provide:
A blend of academic and practitioner professional training in Local Government Administration and Development Studies for Senior, Middle-Level and Junior Administrative Staff in the Local Governments;
Equip students with managerial skills for more efficient and effective performance of their administrative duties/responsibilities;
Address Organizational and Operational problems of Local Government and evolve alternative solutions, with a view to producing practical Administrators.
Provide opportunities for further Education and Certifications in Local Government and Development Studies and ancillary courses in Nigerian Universities.
Prospective Candidates for the Diploma in Local Government and Development Studies Full Time and Part Time must possess a minimum of any of the following:
WASSCE, SSCE, NECO, GCE O’Level, NABTEB, TC II or equivalent with a minimum of Four (4) credit passes including English Language and Mathematics.
Certificates in Local Government, Public Administration and other relevant Certificates recognized by the Institutions.
PSSDC Certificate in Local Government Administration.
Any other Professional Certificate recognized by the Institutions.
Candidates will be required to undergo written Examination and Interview.
DURATION AND LECTURE COMMENCEMENT DATE:
The programmes will run for TWO  YEARS. Its Commencement date is January, 2019, and will run at the Ojo Campus of the Lagos State University and the Magodo Campus of the Public Service Staff Development Centre.
METHOD OF APPLICATION:
Application Form is obtainable from Lagos State University Website: www.lasu.edu.ng on the payment of Ten Thousand Naira (N10,000.00) only, through this link: http://studentservices.lasu.edu.ng/localgovt_application/newstudents
DISCLAIMER: Any applicant who pay money into any individual/other account/or through other means aside from the one above, does that to his/her own disadvantage.
Closing Date of Application is Four (4) weeks from the date of this publication.