UNILAG Distance Learning Admission Form 2020/2021 [UNILAG DLI]

University of Lagos [UNILAG] Distance Learning Institute [DLI] Open and Distance Learning Admission Form,  Courses, Admission Requirements, Application Guidelines & Deadline for 2020/2021 Academic Session.

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for admission into the following programmes which will be offered by Open and Distance Learning mode for 2020/2021 academic session.

RECOMMENDED:

Available Programmes

  1. B.Sc. IN ACCOUNTING
  2. B.Sc. IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
  3. B.Sc. IN ECONOMICS
  4. B.Sc. IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
  5. B.Sc. IN SCIENCE EDUCATION
    • (a) B.Sc. (Ed.) Biology
    • (b) B.Sc. (Ed.) Business (Office Technology and Management Option) & (Accounting Option)
    • (c) B.Sc. (Ed.) Chemistry
    • (d) B.Sc. (Ed.) Early Childhood and Care
    • (e) B.Sc. (Ed.) Economics
    • (f) B.A. (Ed.) English
    • (g) B.Sc. (Ed.) Mathematics
    • (h) B.Sc. (Ed.) Physics

Newly Approved Programmes

  • BSc. Ed. (Hons) Early Childhood Education
  • BSc. Ed. (Hons) Business Education (Office Technology and Management Option) & (Accounting Option)
  • BA. Ed. (Hons) Education English
  • BSc. Ed. (Hons) Economics

Entry Qualification

2.1 B.Sc. ACCOUNTING AND B.Sc. BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

The following candidates are eligible to apply: 

  • Graduates of University of Lagos or any other university recognized by Senate (only candidates with good honours degrees in relevant disciplines will be considered for admission at enhanced entry level).
  • Holders of Higher National Diploma (HND) or National Diploma (ND) or National Certificate in Education (NCE) in the relevant disciplines. For this category, please note that only holders of HND with at least Upper Credit will be eligible for admissions at enhanced entry level.
  • Holders of recognized relevant full professional qualifications such as ACA, ACCA, ACMA, ACIA, ACIS, ACIB, CII, may be considered for admission at enhanced level provided they have five credits at WASSCE/SSCE/GCE/NECO (O’ Level) or its equivalent, which must include English Language, Mathematics, Economics plus any other two subjects at not more than two (2) sittings.
  • Holders of WASSCE/SSCE/GCE/NECO (O’ Level) or its equivalent with credits in five (5) subjects including English Language, Mathematics, Economics plus any other two subjects at not more than two (2) sittings.

NOTE: Point of entry for candidates in categories a, b and c will depend on details of their Transcripts and such candidates must also satisfy the WASSCE/SSCE/GCE/NECO (O’ Level) or its equivalent as stated in (d) above.

2.2B B.Sc. ECONOMICS

QUALIFICATIONS FOR ENTRY INTO YEAR ONE
  • WASSCE/SSCE/GCE/NECO (O’ Level) or its equivalent with 5 credits to include English Language, Mathematics, Economics plus any other two (2)subjects at not more than two (2) sittings.

2.3 B.Sc. PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

QUALIFICATIONS FOR ENTRY INTO YEAR ONE

  • WASSCE/SSCE/GCE/NECO (O’ Level) or its equivalent with 5 credits to include English Language, Mathematics, Government plus any other two (2) subjects at not more than two(2) sittings.

2.4 B.Sc. EDUCATION SCIENCE PROGRAMME

QUALIFICATIONS FOR ENTRY INTO YEAR ONE
Applicants must have relevant professional experience, plus any ONE of the following three qualifications:

(a) WASSCE/SSCE/GCE/NECO (O’ Level) or its equivalent with credits in five subjects including English Language and Mathematics and at least two other science subjects; at not more than two(2) sittings from the following:

(i) B.Sc. Education Biology

Biology, Chemistry and one other Science subject of Physics or Agricultural Science.

(ii) B.Sc. Education Chemistry

Chemistry and any two of Physics, Biology, Agricultural Science or any other Science subject.

(iii) B.Sc. Education Mathematics

Mathematics and Physics and one other Science subjects of Chemistry, Biology, Agricultural Science or any other Science subject including at least a pass in Further Mathematics.

(iv) B.Sc. Education Physics

Physics and Chemistry and one other Science subject of Biology, Agricultural Science or any other science subject.

(b) Teacher's Grade II Certificate (TCII) with at least Merit in five subjects including English Language, Mathematics and at least two other science subjects at the TCII/WASSCE/SSCE/NECO/GCE (Ordinary Level) or its equivalent;

(c) Any other qualification that may be considered equivalent to (a) and (b) above, by the University Senate.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR ENTRY INTO YEAR TWO

(a) Two A/Level passes in proposed subjects of study(Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics) plus the WASSCE/GCE/SSCE/NECO (O’ Level)or its Equivalent with credit in five subjects in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics and any other science subject (For Education Mathematics at least a pass in Further Mathematics is Compulsory)

(b) National Certificate in Education (NCE) obtained from the former College of Education, University of Lagos, in the Science subjects to be offered, or from any College of Education recognised by the Senate of the University of Lagos with Credit/Merit (in proposed subject of study) and any other Science subject.

NEWLY APPROVED PROGRAMMES ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

A. Entry to Year I
The following are the minimum entry requirements for the listed programmes:

B.SC PROGRAMME IN EDUCATION
The minimum entry requirement is CREDIT in five subjects including English Language and Mathematics in SSCE/NECO or its equivalent and which must be obtained at not more than two sittings.

The following conditions must also be met for the different options:
OPTION REQUIRED CONDITIONS
B. Sc. Ed. (Hons) Early Childhood Education Credit in any other relevant three subjects
B.Sc. Ed. in Business Education (Office Technology and Management Option) & (Accounting Option) Credit in Economic and any other relevant two subjects
B. A. Ed. (Hons) Education English Credit in Literature-in-English and any other relevant two subjects
B.Sc (Ed.) Economics Credit in Economics and any other relevant two subjects

B. Direct Entry
Direct Entry (Year 2)
In addition to the satisfaction of the minimum entry requirement of CREDIT in five (5) relevant subjects as above. Candidate must possess either:
  1. National Certificate of Education (NCE) with at least Merit grades in two relevant teaching subjects.
  2. The National Diploma (ND) in relevant fields with a minimum of lower credit.
  3. The Joint University Preliminary Examinations Board (JUPEB) certificate with at least Credit grades in two relevant subjects.
  4. C.E. A’ level with at least Credit grades in two relevant subjects.

Direct Entry (Year 3)
Candidates for admission into Year 3 are required to have Bachelor’s degree with minimum of a PASS OR HND with a minimum of lower credit in relevant discipline obtained from tertiary institutions recognized by the senate of the University of Lagos.

3. GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Application will be in two stages: Part-Time JAMB Registration and DLI UNILAG
  • Applicants for Distance Learning Institute programme shall not be less than 16 years of age by 31st October, 2021.
  • Offer of admission into programmes listed above is subject to the availability of qualified applicants.
  • On-line Print out O’Level Results Slips are NOT ACCEPTABLE at the point of registration.
  • Candidates awaiting results are NOT ELIGIBLE to apply.
  • Certificates and not Statement of Result Slips are acceptable for WASCE/SSCE/GCE/NECO results obtained before 2018.
  • All completed application forms are to be submitted on or before 15th December, 2021.
  • There will be no UTME Examination for Distance Learning Institute, University of Lagos.
 
    For further assistance, call any of these Help Lines: +234-810-960-6362, +234-705-240-6470, +234-907-368-9973, +234-907-342-3647; E-mail Address:  [email protected]

    4. PROCEDURE FOR APPLICATION

    STAGE 1 Log on to JAMB CAP Website and Register (Part-Time)
    Pay a sum of N3,500 to enable you obtain registration number

    STAGE 2
    Step 1: Log on to UNILAG Application Portal http://applications.unilag.edu.ng
    Step 2: Click “Start Fresh Application”
    Step 3: Select Distance Learning Institute as application type, then provide your Surname, First Name, Middle Name, JAMB Registration Number, Mobile Phone Number and e-mail Address.
    Step 4: Click the “Pay now” to pay online, the application fee of =N=17,500 (Seventeen Thousand Five Hundred Naira) Only. OR Print the Payment advice with Remita Number to make payment at any Commercial Bank.
    Step 5:  Return to the application portal (http: //applications.unilag.edu.ng) after payment click  “continue application”  enter your payment reference number and your surname in lower case as password.
    Step 6:  Complete all required details and upload necessary documents
    Step 7:  Complete the application form, submit online and print a copy. (Candidates can save their application form for later editing).

    IMPORTANT INFORMATION
    Candidates must upload the under listed documents:     
    • Testimonial (Primary or Secondary)
    • Birth Certificate/Sworn Affidavit that predates the admissions advertisement
    • ‘O’ Level Certificate/All other Qualifications
    • NYSC Certificate/NYSC Exemption Certificate (for Direct Entry candidates)
    • Marriage Certificate and Newspaper classification (Married female only)
    Step 7:  Complete the application form, submit online and print a copy.  (Applicant is allowed to save application form and later complete the form in case certain information are not readily available).

    NOTE: For further assistance, call any of these Help Lines: +234-810-960-6362, +234-705-240-6470, +234-907-368-9973, +234-907-342-3647; E-mail Address: [email protected]