UNIPORT part-time degree, diploma and short courses admission form, 2020/2021

This is to inform the general public that applications for admission have begun at Port Harcourt University (UNIPORT) for the Part-Time Degree programs (CCE) for the 2020/2021 session. Applicants with GCE A level / or diploma from various educational institutions can be admitted through the direct entry system.

A. DEGREE PROGRAMMES

1. FACULTY OF HUMANITIES

B.A. Degree Programmes in History & Diplomatic Studies, English Studies, Philosophy, Religious & Cultural Studies, and Linguistics & Communication Studies.



2. FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES

B.Sc. Degree Programmes in Economics, Public Administration, and Sociology (Community Development & Social Welfare).

3.FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCES

B.Sc. Degree Programmes in Accounting, Finance and Banking, Management, Marketing, and Hospitality Management & Tourism.

4. FACULTY OF SCIENCE

B.Sc. Degree Programme in Computer Science.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR THE DEGREE PROGRAMMES

Holders of WAEC/SSCE, GCE O’ Level, or their equivalent with credit passes in five (5) relevant subjects,(including English and Mathematics) are eligible to apply.

The following subjects: Book Keeping, Business Studies, Typewriting, Secretarial Studies, Shorthand, Social Studies and Health Science, Food and Nutrition, and Home Economics are not acceptable.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR THE DIRECT ENTRY INTO THE PART-TIME DEGREE PROGRAMMES

Direct Entry Requirements:

Candidate must have at least two A/Level passes in HC, GCE or JUPEB, NCE/Diploma with (Upper credit) in relevant subjects from any recognized institutions in addition to five credit passes in WAEC/SSCE, NECO, GCE “O” Level or their equivalent at not more than two sittings may apply for the Direct Entry Programme in any of the courses listed below.

Visit their Website for more details.

www.uniport.edu.ng

1 Faculty of Humanities:

(i) Bachelor of Arts Degree in History and Diplomatic Studies

Candidates must have five (5) credit passes which must include; English Language, History or Government, and any other three subjects from Literature in English, CRK/IRK, Economics, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry Physics, Agric. Science, a Nigerian Language: Igbo, Hausa or Yoruba, Fine Art, Geography and Commerce.

(ii) Bachelor of Arts Degree in English Studies

Candidates must have five (5) credit passes which must include: English Language, Literature in English, and any other three subjects from History or Government, CRK/IRK, Economics, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Agric. Science, a Nigerian Language: Igbo, Hausa or Yoruba, Fine Art, Geography and Commerce.

(iii) Bachelor of Arts Degree in Linguistics and Communication Studies

Candidates must have five(5) credit passes which must include: English Language and any other four subjects from Literature in English, History or Government, CRK/IRK, Economics, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Agric. Science, Physics, a Nigerian Language: Igbo, Hausa or Yoruba, Fine Art, Geography and Commerce.

(iv) Bachelor of Arts Degree in Philosophy:

Candidates must have five (5) credit passes, which must include English Language and any other four subjects from Literature in English, CRK/IRK, Economics. Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Agric. Science, a Nigerian Language: Igbo, Hausa or Yoruba, Fine Art, History or Government, Commerce, and Geography: at least, a Pass in either Mathematics, a Science subject or Literature in English is required.

(v) Bachelor of Arts Degree in Religious and Cultural Studies:

Candidates must have five (5) credit passes which, must include: English Language and any other four subjects from Literature in English, History or Government, CRK/IRK, Economics. a Nigerian Language: Igbo, Hausa or Yoruba, Fine Art, Commerce, Geography, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Agric. Science.

2. Faculty of Social Sciences:

Candidates must have five (5) credit passes, including the English Language, two of which, must be Social Science subjects (Economics, Geography, Government or History) and credit in any other two Arts subjects.

(i) Bachelor of Science Degree in Public Administration:

Candidates must have five (5) credit passes, which must include English Language, Government or History, Economics, and any other two subjects from Geography, Commerce, Literature in English, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Agric. Science and Mathematics or, at least, a pass in Mathematics; if Mathematics is not inclusive of the five credit passes.

(ii) Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics:

Candidates must have five(5) credit passes, which must include English Language, Mathematics, Economics, Government/History/ Geography, and any other subject from Commerce, CRK/IRK, Literature in English, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, and Agric. Science.

(iii) Bachelor of Science Degree in Sociology (Community Development and Social Welfare):

Candidates must have five (5) credit passes which must include: English Language and any other four subjects from Economics, Commerce, Government/History, Geography, CRK/IRK, Mathematics or, at least, a pass in Mathematics; if Mathematics is not inclusive of the five credit passes.

3. Faculty of Management Sciences

Candidate must have five (5) credit passes, which must include: English Language, Mathematics, Economics, and any other two subjects from Government or History, Geography, Commerce, Accounting, Literature in English, CRK/IRK, Science subjects. Biology, Chemistry, Physics, or Agric. Science.

(i) Bachelor of Science Degree in Management,

Candidates must have five (5) credit passes which must include English Language, Mathematics, Economics, and any other two from Government/History, Geography, Commerce, Accounting. Literature in English, CRK/IRK, Science subject: Chemistry, Physics, Biology or Agricultural Science.

(ii) Bachelor of Science Degree in Marketing

Candidates must have five (5) credit passes, which must include: English Language, Mathematics, Economics and any other two from Government/History, Geography, Commerce, Accounting, Literature in English, CRK/IRK, Science subject: Chemistry, Physics, Biology or Agricultural Science.

(iii) Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting

Candidates must have five (5) credit passes which must include: English Language, Mathematics, Economics, and any other two from Government/History, Geography, Commerce, Accounting, Literature in English, CRK/IRK, Science subject: Chemistry, Physics, Biology or Agricultural Science.

(iv) Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance and Banking:

Candidates must have five (5) credit passes, which must include: English Language, Mathematics, Economics and any other two from Government/History, Geography, Commerce, Literature in English, CRK/IRK, Science subject: Chemistry, Physics, Biology or Agricultural Science.

New Programme:

(v) Bachelor of Science Degree in

Hospitality Management and Tourism

Candidates must have five (5) credit passes, which must include: English Language, Mathematics, Economics, and any other two from Government/History, Geography, Commerce, Accounting/Finance/

Business, Literature in English, C.R.K/I.R.K., Science Subject- Chemistry, Physics, Biology or Agric Science.

4 Faculty of Science

Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science

Candidates must have five (5) credit passes which must include: English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.

NOTE: ONLY ‘O’ LEVEL IN WAEC (SSCE/GCE), NABTEB, AND NECO Certificates are acceptable for registration. TC II is not acceptable.

PLEASE NOTE:

The set of names stated by candidates in their Application Forms must be consistent with the names on their credentials. Inconsistency in names may lead to disqualification.

Candidates with O/Level Examination Results from 2010 backwards must present their Original Certificates and not Statement of Results or Result Slips.

METHOD OF APPLICATION

Application for the various

Programmes is on-line. Log on to

www.uniport.edu.ng

Candidates are required to Log on to the Jamb website for Jamb registration and completion of the Online application form with the sum of N3, 500.00 (three thousand five hundred naira only).

3. Under the CCE menu click on, Part-Time or Diploma in Law form.

4. Please complete the application form and click on submit

5. After submitting the form, an invoice page is displayed.

6. Click on the Get RRR button (Remita Retrieval Reference).

7. Next The Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) code is displayed.

Please print this page and proceed for payment of the application fee of Five Thousand Naira (N5,000.00) only excluding Bank charges at designated Banks nationwide.

PAYMENT AT THE BANK

Please present the printed invoice to the bank teller.

After payment at the bank, please return to the portal to verify payment

PAYMENT VERIFICATION

For payment verification, please select the Fees Verification link under the CCE menu and enter the Payee Id from your printed invoice and select the category of the fee you paid for.

If your payment is verified, you will be asked to upload your passport. Please do so and click on the Upload button.

Finally, print the receipt displayed on the screen.

* The names on the candidate’s O’Level certificate(s) must be the same as what is filled on-line.

* Change of name is not allowed once a candidate is admitted.

*Candidates must ensure that they have the requisite qualifications for the intended courses.

* Candidates should report to the Examinations and Records Unit, CCE,

Nkpolu-Oroworukwo, with photocopies of their credentials and payment receipt for collection of Brochure.

For further information contact:

Phone: 08038279561 (between 9.00 a.m. and 3 p.m. on weekdays only).

B. DIPLOMA PROGRAMME

Diploma in Law

Duration of Programme

The Diploma in Law Programme is a Continuing Education Programme and will run for two academic sessions; each session is divided into two semesters. Students having no more than five courses to repeat or clear at the end of the second year will be allowed a maximum of one additional academic session to do so, bringing the maximum duration of the program to three academic sessions (six semesters).

Entry Requirements

Candidates must have Ordinary Level Credit passes in at least four subjects, including the English Language in the WASSC/SSCE/NECO/GCE, obtained at not more than two sittings.

METHOD OF APPLICATION

Application for Diploma in Law Programme is on-line. Log on to

1. www.uniport.edu.ng

2. Under the CCE menu click on, Part-

Time or Diploma in Law form.

3. Please complete the application form

and click on submit

4. After submitting the form, an invoice

the page is displayed.

5. Click on the Get RRR button.

6. Next an RRR code is displayed.

Please print this page and proceed for payment of the application fee of Eleven Thousand Naira (N11,000.00) only excluding Bank charges at designated Banks nationwide.

DESIGNATED BANKS are:

First Bank of Nigeria Plc

Ecobank Plc

Access Bank Plc

U &C Microfinance Bank

CLOSING DATE:

The sale of Forms will close on Friday, 31st December 2021.

C. INSTITUTE OF AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT (IARD)

OFFER FOR 2020/2021 ADMISSION INTO SHORT COURSES, PROFESSIONAL, DIPLOMA, AND CERTIFICATE PROGRAMMES.

Available Training Options Short Courses

Agripreneurship and Agribusiness Management

Agritrade and Farm Produce Marketing

Social Capital and Networking for Agricultural Development

Feed Formulation and Composition

Profitable Poultry Production and

Smallholder Goat Farming for Urban Markets

Fish Handling and Processing Technology

Principles of Pond Fertilization and Maintenance

Small and Medium Size Fish Farming for Livelihood

Farm Tractor Operation and Maintenance

Improved Weed Management for Sustainable Crop Production

Integrated Crop Pest and Diseases Management

Bee Keeping and Apiary Management

Planning a Small-scale Plant Nursery

Snail Farming for Export

Post-Harvest Technology and Food Storage

Processing and Packaging Farm Produce

Strategies for Mitigating Greenhouse Gas Emission with Changing Climate

Professional Diploma

These are targeted agricultural training suitable for candidates with relevant or related practical experience and wishing to become more efficient in their current or future jobs.

Agricultural Communication Skills, Conflict Management and Resolution

Co-Operative Management

Agricultural Laws and Policies for Agribusiness

Farm Animal Husbandry

Principles of Animal Health, Diseases and Hygiene

Mini-Livestock production for Landless Farmers

Fish handling and Processing Technology

Principles of Pond fertilization and maintenance

Small and Medium Size Fish Farming for Livelihood

Farm Mechanization and Agricultural Safety

Principles and Practices of Farm Irrigation

Mushroom Production and Management

Agricultural Farm Produce management

Forestry and Environmental Management

Plantation Establishment Practice and Landscaping

Urban Tree Management practice and Landscaping

Organic Farming for Sustainable Agriculture

Responsive Agriculture and Climate Change

Certificate Programmes

Agricultural Economics and Food Marketing

Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology

Animal Production and Management

Fish Farming and Fisheries Technology

Food and Cash Crop Production

Soil Resources Management

Forest Resources Management

Ecotourism and Wildlife Management

Food Processing and Post-Harvest Technology

Admission Requirements for Diploma/Certificate Programmes

Short Courses

Candidates must Possess relevant or related practical experience

Professional Diploma Programmes

Possess relevant or related practical experience

Possession of a Higher National Diploma (HND) or First Degree in Agriculture, Fisheries, and Forestry are added advantage.

Certificate Courses

Possess relevant or related practical experience

Possess the requisite O’level credits passes in three subjects, which must include:

English Language (compulsory)

Chemistry (compulsory)

Biology or Agricultural Science (and not both)

Mathematics or Physics (and not both) and

Any other subject (Economics, Geography, Further Mathematics, or Commerce)

Duration of Programmes

Short Courses

Shall last between 10 to 21 days

Professional Diploma Programmes

Shall last 12 Calendar months

Certificate Courses

Shall last 12 Calendar months

Note: Only candidates with three (3) Ordinary Level credits pass in the WASC/SSCE/GCE/NABTEB/NECO at not more than two (2) sittings are acceptable for registration.

TC II is not acceptable.

The set of names stated by candidates in their Application Forms must be consistent with the names on their credentials. Inconsistency in names may lead to disqualification.

Candidates with O/Level Examination Results from 2009 backwards must present their Original Certificates and not Statement of Results or Result Slips.

METHOD OF APPLICATION

A non-refundable application fee of fifteen thousand naira (N15,000.00) in certified bank draft in favour of IARD (UNIPORT) and made payable to College of Continuing Education (CCE), UNIPORT. Applicants should visit www.uniport.edu.ng download and print the application form. Completed application forms should be submitted to the Director, Institute of Agricultural Research and Development (IARD), Choba campus, UNIPORT.

Shortlisted and admitted candidates will be invited to complete the necessary registration processes and commence training.

For further information, please call:

Phone No. 08037075812 (between 9:00 am and 3:00 pm on weekdays only) or contact us on e-mail: [email protected].

CLOSING DATE:

The sale of Forms will close on Tuesday, 31st August 2021.

Signed

Dr. Dakoru Charles-Granville

Ag. Registrar.

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