UITH SHIM Post-Graduate Diploma (PGD) Admission Form 2021/2022

University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH) School of Health Information Management (SHIM) Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) (Full‐Time & Part‐Time) Admission Form, Eligibility, Admission Requirements, Duration of Course, Accommodation, Screening Exercise/Oral Interview for 2021/2022 Academic Session.

Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Post Graduate Diploma (HIM) programme, (full‐time and part‐time) of the School of Health Information Management for the 2021/2022 session



The name of the program is Post-Graduate Diploma in Health Information Management (PGDHIM). Affiliation to University of Ilorin in progress.

METHOD OF APPLICATION

The Application forms are to be filled from the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital website (www.uithilorin.org.ng) pay Ten Thousand Naira (N10, 000.00) non-refundable fee into University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital Account with the CBN through CBN e-payment gateway REMITA.

  • All the data and scanned uploads (e.g Certificates, Remita reciept e.t.c) on the form fields MUST be supplied correctly as required for your form to be processed.
  • Payment MUST be made first before proceeding to the form page
  • To make payment Log on to www.remita.net
  • Click on Pay FGN and State TSA
  • Select and click FGN Federal Government of Nigeria
  • Type University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital on whom do you want to pay
  • Select UITH GENERAL PURPOSE on Name of Service/Purpose
  • Fill in the necessary information and make your payment.
  • For enquiry on payment issue, please contact: 08038676515, For Technical Support Contact [email protected] or 08062303140
  • After payment is made through the Remita Platform, you can now proceed with your registration by filling the online SHIM FORM with the Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) Number generated with the payment made.
  • Click APPLY NOW below, then it will redirect to the interface where you will be asked to enter a VALID personal E-mail address.
  • A confirmation link will be sent to the E-mail you provided during the E-mail registration.
  • Login into your E-mail account by opening a new Tab in the same browser already opened.
  • Click on the link sent to your E-mail by [email protected]
  • The SHIM application form will be made available for you to fill and submit.
  • Select the appropriate programme you wish to apply for in the drop down menu.
  • Fill every other field on the form as required.
  • After submission wait for 2 seconds as you will be directed to print or download the filled form.
  • NOTE: If you do not see your printout, it means your form was not successfully submitted, so you have to refill the form
  • NOTE: Please don't bring the printout to UITH.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Candidates for admission to Post Graduate Diploma in Health Information Management shall possess HND or Degree in Health Information Management from a recognized institution.
  • Also candidates with degree in Medical and allied courses such as Library and Information Science, Statistics, health economics, Computer Science, Anatomy, Health Informatics, Nursing, Epidemiology, MBBS are also eligible.
  • In addition, candidates must certify the O’ level requirements of five (5) credits passes in Mathematics, English language and Biology plus two (2) other subjects.

Admitted Student will learn more about:
  • Information Product and Services
  • Health Information Marketing
  • Health Policy Analysis etc.

DURATION OF COURSE

One (1) calendar year (Full‐Time Programme)

ACCOMMODATION

The course is non‐residential. However, there is limited accommodation on first come first serve basis.


CLOSING DATE

All completed application forms with original receipt of payment must reach the office of the Registrar, School’s Complex on or before Friday 31st July 2021.

SELECTION/INTERVIEW DATES

Dates for Screening Exercise/Oral Interview have been fixed as follows:
  • Date: To be communicated/announced later
  • Venue:‐ University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital School Complex (Former Maternity Hospital) Amilegbe, Ilorin.

OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  • Candidate should please note that late completion and submission of forms will not be entertained.
  • Any candidate with blurred or unclear passport photograph on the form will not be admitted for the screening exercise as the photograph will be used as a means of identification.
  • Any candidate who fails to present himself or herself for the screening exercise as scheduled will not be considered for admission.
  • Applicants are advised to attend the exercise with a hard copy of the online print out as well as their writing materials.
  • The use of GSM and other electronic devices will NOT be allowed during the screening exercise.
  • Photocopies of relevant documents must be clear and legible
  • The result of the screening exercise shall be published on the Hospital website: uithilorin.org.ng.

For further information please contact the following G.S.M. Nos:
Between 8.00a.m. to 4.00p.m from Monday - Friday on working days.
For more information, contact:
Registrar - 08033701842
Ag. Coordinator – 07033294319
Calls within official working hours: 8am – 4pm