As you all know our blog, we give valuable information as regards how to gain admission into your university of choice without JAMB and today of course, won’t be an exception. Our primary focus in this article would be KWASU DIPLOMA PROGRAMME. Before we delve into the details properly, let’s clarify little things about KWASU diploma programme.
To start with, KWASU Diploma programme is in different forms and as such, all would be clarified in subsequent paragraphs. The various types of KWASU Diploma Programme includes the KWASU Diploma Programme in Information and communication technology and KWASU Foundation Diploma Programme. How these programmes are being run, requirements, time schedule and cost would be highlighted in this article.
To Register for KWASU Diploma in Ilorin or Oshogbo call the KWASU Diploma helpline on 08105087367. The registration fee for KWASU Diploma is #10,000 while the tuition fee for KWASU Diploma with accommodation is #198,000 and without accommodation is #168,000.
What is the difference between these two programme?
For the two Diploma programme in KWASU, there is a subtle difference in timing, fees and schedule. Usually, KWASU Diploma Programme in Information and communication technology runs for a period of 15 months. Upon completion of the KWASU Diploma Programme in Information and communication technology, you are awarded a Diploma Certificate in Information and Technology.
On the other hand, KWASU Foundation Diploma Programme runs for a period of 9 months. Upon completion of KWASU Foundation Diploma Programme, upon completion of this program, you are awarded a Diploma in specific courses as it may be applicable to you.
AIM OF KWASU DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES
The governing body of KWASU introduced KWASU Diploma Programme in Information and communication technology and KWASU Foundation Diploma Programme to give students alternative means for tertiary admissions in Kwara State University. Also, it was designed to equipped students with necessary business and information skills for end produce efficiency.
Over the years, KWASU has successfully done tis by producing world class diploma students who are therefore competitive in the labor market. Apart from that, bot progtrammes are alternative means into 200l without having to sit for JAMB examinations.
WHY SHOULD I APPLY FOR THIS PROGRAMME?
Having to sit for JAMB examinations over and over again can be sickening and tiring and as such, to avoid the frustration JAMB could put you through, you should consider applying for either of the Diploma programmes
Since we have established why you should consider applying for any of these KWASU diploma prorammes, it’s high time we discussed what both programmes is all about. To start with, we will be discussing KWASU Diploma Programme in Information and communication technology and all that it entails.
KWASU Diploma Programme in Information and communication technology: All that you Need To Know
As discussed in the introductory paragraph, the KWASU Diploma Programme in Information and Communication Technology program was primarily introduced to sort the problems fazed by advanced information technology as well as mass communication and business technologies. KWASU Diploma Programme in Information and communication technology provides extensive knowledge and skills in the information technology (IT). To put into context, it provides students extensive knowledge about business. KWASU Diploma Programme in Information and communication technology provides you with the expertise to perform in high level specific areas.
KWASU Diploma Programme in Information and communication technology has different levels of specialization and they would be listed below
– Information Technology
– Mass Communication Technology
– Business Information Technology
The above listed specialization are the only three business and information courses being offered in the KWASU Diploma Programme in Information and communication technology.
WHAT ARE REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS DIPLOMA ENTRY PROGRAMME
For people looking to apply for the KWASU Diploma Programme in Information and communication technology, you must possess at least five (5) O’ level credit passes in basic subjects as applicable to your choice of course at not more than one sitting or six (6) O’ Level credit passes in relevant subjects as applicable to your choice of course in nit more than two sittings.
Also, for applicants who are looking into processing Direct entry into Kwara Sate University through Direct Entry, upon completion of the KWASU Diploma Programme in Information and communication technology, you are require to apply for admission into 200L at Kwara State University or any other tertiary institution of their choice.
THINGS TO NOTE FOR DIRECT ENTRY APPLICANTS
- For all qualified applicants, you are required to have a minimum grade of 3.0 before your ca be considered for admission into 200L.
- Upon completion of the Diploma programme, you are also expected to register for relevant A’ level courses within the program at which would in turn facilitate your admission into your degree programme.
HOW TO APPLY
Applicants are required to pay a sum of ten thousand naira (#10,000) as application fee. For further guidelines on how to go about application, please visit KWASU website on KWASU WEBSITE and click on “Apply Online for the Kwasu Diploma in Information Technology”
Now that you are equipped with information as regards KWASU Diploma Programme in Information and communication technology. Let’s delve into information on KWASU Foundation Diploma Admission Requirements.
REQUIREMENTS FOR KWASU FOUNDATION DIPLOMA ADMISSION
Any of the below requirements is accepted.
- Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSSC)
- General Certificate of Education Ordinary Level (GCE O’ Level)
- National Business and Technical Examination Board (NABTEB)
NOTE: you must possess at least five (5) O’ level credit passes in basic subjects as applicable to your choice of course at not more than one sitting
LIST OF AVAILABLE COURSES IN KWASU FOUNDATION DIPLOMA PROGRAM
Below are the some of the courses available in KWASU Foundation Diploma level and the degree courses related to them among which you can choose from in 200l
1) Diploma in Accounting & Finance
- Bsc Accounting.
- BSc Finance
- BSc Economics
2) Diploma in Entrepreneurship & Strategic Management
- BSc Business administration.
- Sc Entrepreneurship
3) Diploma in public Administration
- BA History
- BSc Political Science
- BSc Public Administration
- BSc Legal Adminitration
4) Diploma in Information & Technology
B.SC COMPUTER SCIENCE
B.SC LIBRARY & INFORMATION SCIENCE
5) DIPLOMA IN HUMANITIES.
- BA English
- BA Linguistic
- BA Arabic & International Studies
- BA French & International Studies
- BA Portuguese & International Studies
6) Diploma in Education
- Bed Kineticilogy & Sports Administration
- Bed Special & Inclusure Education
- Bed Business Education
- Bed Entrepreneurship Education
7) Diploma in Health Sciences
- Bsc Public Health
- Bsc Medical Laboratory
- Bsc Anatomy
- Bsc Physiology
8) Diploma in Allied Sciences
- Bsc Environmental Sciences
- Bsc Food Nutrition & Dietetics
- Bsc Health Information Management
- Bsc Community Health.
9) Diploma in Environmental Sciences
- Bscc Plants and Environmental Biology
- Environmental Management and Taxiology
10) Diploma in Engineering Technology
- BscCivil Engineering
- Bsc Electrical/Electronics Engineering
- Bsc Computer Engineering
- Bsc Material Science and Engineering
- Bsc Euronautic Engineering
11) Diploma in Agricultural Science
- Bsc Food Science Technology
- Bsc Crop Production
- Bsc Animal production
- Bsc Agric Economics Extension
12) Diploma in Biosciences
- Bsc Microbiology
- Bsc Biochemistry
How to Apply For KWASU Foundation Program?
Available centres are at: Ilorin, Oshogbo, Lagos(Ikeja and Ikorodu), Port Harcourt and Abuja(Jikwoyi andLugbe)