UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN DISTANCE LEARNING CENTRE APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION
Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the following Undergraduate (100 and 200 Levels) Degree Programmes in the Distance Learning Centre, University of Ibadan for the 2011/2012 Academic Session.
1. FACULTY OF ARTS
• B.A. Communication and Language Arts (4 & 5 Sessions)
*Single & Combined honours in the following:
Communication and Language Arts and English,
Communication & Language Arts and French
• B.A. English (4&5 Sessions)
*Single & Combined honours in the following:
English and French,
English and Linguistics
• B.A. French (4 & 5 Sessions)
*Single and Combined honours in the following:
French and Linguistics,
French and English,
French and Communication & Language Arts
French and Yoruba
• B.A. Linguistics (4&5 Sessions)
*Single & Combined honours in the following combinations:
Linguistics and Communication & Language
Linguistics and English
Linguistics and Yoruba
• B.A. Philosophy and Public
2. FACULTY OF SCIENCE
i. B.Sc. Statistics
3. FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE
• B. Agriculture (Agricultural
Economics, Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, Agronomy and Horticultural Sciences, Animal Science, Agricultural Biochemistry and Nutrition, Crop Protection, Crop Improvement)
• B. Forest Resources Management
• B. Wildlife Management
• B. Fisheries Management
4. FACULTY OF THE SOCIAL SCIENCES
i. B.Sc. Psychology
ii. B.Sc. Economics
iii. B.Sc. Political Science
5. FACULTY OF EDUCATION
• Library, Archival and Information
• Adult Education-4years
• Educational Management-4years
• Guidance and Counseling -4/5years
• Human Kinetics & Health Education
(formerly Physical and Health
• Special Education-4years
• Social Work-4/5years
Teacher Education-4/5 years(only in the Department of Teacher
Education) with one
Teaching subject selected from the list.
I. 100 LEVEL
FACULTY OF ARTS
Entry Requirements for O’Level Applicants
5 O/L Credits at one sitting or 6 O/L
Credits at 2 sittings including English
Language, Literature in English, an
Arts subject and any other 2 or 3 subjects. Departments of English and
Communication & Language Arts require Literature in English.
FACULTY OF SCIENCE
Entry Requirements for O’L Applicants
NECO/NABTEB/TC II with at least 5
Credits at one sitting which must
include Mathematics and English
Language or 6 Credits in not more than
2 sittings which must include
Mathematics and English Language.
FACULTY OF THE SOCIAL SCIENCES
Department of Psychology
Entry Requirements for the 5
Sessions Programme with O/L
5 O/L Credits at a sitting or 6 O/L
Credits at 2 sittings in English
Language and a pass in
Mathematics and any one subject from
the Social Sciences.
Department of Economics
i. Candidates must have 5 Credits
at one sitting or 6 credits at 2 sittings
which should include Mathematics,
Economics and English Language and
any 2 of Arts or Social Science
Department of Political Science
Candidates must have 5 Credits at one
sitting or 6 credits at 2 sittings which
should include Government or
History, English Language and any
other 3 subjects plus at least a pass in
FACULTY OF EDUCATION
Candidates must have 5 Credits at O/L including
English Language at one sitting or 6
Credits at 2 sittings in SSCE /WAEC /
NECO, Merit or Credit passes in
TCII,in English Language and 4 other
Senate approved matriculating subjects
(details are as listed in the University
Calendar, 1996 –98 Edition, pgs. 92 –
B. 200 LEVEL (DIRECT ENTRY )
FACULTY OF ARTS
Candidates with at least two A-Level
papers, NCE or equivalent plus 5 O/L
Credits at one sitting or 6 O/L Credits at 2
sittings including English Language, Literature in English for Communication and Language Arts and any other combination of arts subject are eligible for admission into the 4 – Sessions Programme.
Mature candidates with relevant Diplomas and the National Certificate of Education (NCE) in any discipline are qualified to apply for the 4 year Direct Entry Programme in B.A. Philosophy and Public Affairs.
English Department requires a Pass in English Literature at A/ L GCE, or at the Principal Level in HSC Examination or at least a merit in NCE and at least one other Arts subject.
Linguistics: NCE or equivalent qualification plus relevant O/L Credits are admitted into the programme.
Yoruba: candidates with NCE or equivalent qualification in Yoruba or Diploma in Yoruba are eligible for admission.
FACULTY OF SCIENCE
Entry Requirement for Direct Entry
i Holders of Professional Diploma in Statistics (PDS) of the University of Ibadan or its equivalent from other Universities are recognized.
ii Holders of National Diploma (ND) in Statistics with a minimum of Lower Credit, from any recognized Polytechnic in Nigeria or its equivalent outside Nigeria.
FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE
Direct Entry Only.
B. Agriculture/B.Forest Resources
Two A /L passes in Chemistry and one of the following: Biology, Botany, Mathematics, Geography, Zoology, Agricultural Science, Pure and Applied Mathematics, Physics, Geology or Economics, plus 5 Credits in O/L English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science at one sitting Or 6 Credits at 2 sittings. However, a Credit Pass in Biology is compulsory for Forest Resources Management. Only candidates with ND/HND Forestry will be considered for admission into Bachelor of Science in Forest Resources Management.
• NCE (Agric Science, Biology, Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, Home Economics and Management , Geography and Economics with a minimum Credit Grade of 60-69%), plus 5 Credits including English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science (with at least a Pass in Biology) and other science subjects at one sitting or 6 Credits at 2 sittings.
• National Diploma (ND) in relevant fields (Crop Production, Soil Survey, Animal Health and Production, Fisheries, Wildlife Management, Forestry, Horticultural Science, Agricultural Mechanization, Veterinary
Science, etc.) with a minimum of Upper Credit (60-69%). The ND must be obtained from Schools and Colleges accredited by the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) and recognized by the University of
Ibadan. The candidates must have satisfied the above minimum O/L requirements. Higher National Diploma (HND) with a minimum of Upper Credit 60- 69% in relevant fields (as listed above) will be exempted from the 12 months practical programme observed at 400 Level if the candidate is admitted into the programme that relates to the area of his/her HND specialization. The candidate must have satisfied the above
minimum O/L requirements.
DURATION: 6 Sessions
FACULTY OF THE SOCIAL SCIENCES
i. Department of Psychology
Candidate must possess 2 A/L passes including Government or History plus 5 O/L Credits at a sitting or 6 O/L Credits at 2 sittings in English Language and a pass in Mathematics and any one
subject from the Social Sciences.
• NCE: Not lower than a Credit pass, HND: Not lower than a Credit pass from any discipline,
NURSING: Registered with Nigerian Nursing and Midwifery Council (RNM),
B.Sc: Not lower than a 3rd Class from any discipline.
ii. Department of Economics
(4 Sessions )
i. Candidates must have 2 A/L Passes or its equivalent but O/L Credits should include Mathematics and Economics.
ii. In addition to the above requirement, holders of HND/ND/ OND/NCE/Diploma Certificates in the Faculties of The Social Sciences, Sciences and Education of accredited tertiary institutions can be admitted
without prejudice to prescribed O/L requirements.
iii. Holders of Bachelors Degrees from Arts, Education, and Social Sciences may be admitted without prejudice to prescribed O/L requirements.
iii. Department of Political Science ( 4 Sessions) Any 2 A/L passes
FACULTY OF EDUCATION
O/LEVEL AND DIRECT ENTRY B.ED
(i) Holders of the NCE, GCE A/L or its equivalent.
In addition, Candidates must have 5 Credits at O/L including English Language at one sitting or 6 Credits at 2 sittings in SSCE /WAEC/ NECO, Merit or Credit passes in TCII,in English Language and 4 other Senate approved matriculating subjects (details are as listed in the University Calendar, 1996 –98 Edition, pgs. 92–94).
For Library, Archival and Information Studies: Candidates must have at least a pass in Mathematics and Diploma in Librarianship at Merit level or Diploma in any other field or NCE in any discipline. Candidates will be allowed to select a teaching subject from their O/L results passed at Credit Level.
For Teacher Education: Candidates must have Credit /merit in NCE or Diploma in relevant subjects. In addition, candidates must satisfy the O/L requirement as for (i) above.
Holders of NCE/ Diploma in any discipline may be considered for the 4-Year programme in Teacher Education but such candidates will be required to select teaching subjects from their O/ L results passed at Credit Level.
For Educational Management:
Candidates must have Credit in English Language, Mathematics and Economics in addition to 2 other subjects in WASC/GCE O/L plus NCE merit grade in any of the following:
Economics, Business Studies, Office Practice, Accounting and Insurance.
Diploma in Statistics from a recognized University and University of Ibadan Professional Diploma in Educational Management (with at least an overall Merit Grade).
For Guidance and Counselling:
Candidates must have NCE in any field or Diploma in any field. In addition, candidates must satisfy the O/L requirements as for (i) above.
For Human Kinetics:
Candidates must have NCE in Physical and Health Education, Biology or Integrated Science with overall grades of Merit or University Diploma in Human Kinetics and Health Education with an overall grade of merit plus 5 Credits/Merits Including English Language at one sitting or 6 Credits at 2 sittings in GCE O/L or SSCE/TCII/ NECO.
For Health Education Unit: Diplomain Nursing /Midwifery/Mental Health Nursing, NCE Physical and Health Education, Agricultural Science or Biology with overall grade of merit. U.I
Diploma in Human Kinetics and Health Education with overall grade of Merit, Any of the above qualifications plus 6 Credits/Merits at 2 sittings in GCE or SSCE/ TCII/NECO.
For Social Work: Candidates must have at least five credits in GCE O’L/SSCE/NECO, including English Language at one sitting or six credits at two sittings for the five year programme. Holders of Diploma or OND in Social Work: NCE,General or Mental Health , Nursing Certificates, (R.N., RM etc) Diploma in Adult Education and Community Development, Diploma in Cooperative studies or Diploma in Industrial and Trade Unionism from Institutions recognized by the University of Ibadan for the 4 year programme. Such candidates must satisfy the O’Level requirements as for one above. Holders of first degree from the University of Ibadan who are interested in BSW may also apply.
Apart from the requirements specified for respective Departments in the Faculty of Education and the minimum O/L requirements for the University of Ibadan, candidates with a Merit Diploma in any field may apply to any Department of their choice. Such candidates will, however, be required to select a teaching subject from their O/L results passed at Credit Level. This is in addition to other Units that may be prescribed by the Department in respect of such candidates.
Maturity and Open Access requirements apply to all courses in Faculty of Education.
The following Teaching Subjects are available: Arabic Language and Literature, Communication and Language Arts, Geography, Mathematics, history, Political Science, Religious Studies, Islamic Studies and Yoruba, English, French, Holders of Diploma of accredited Universities may now apply to Departments to which they possess requisite qualifications.
DURATION OF COURSES: FACULTY OF ARTS, SCIENCE, EDUCATION AND THE SOCIAL SCIENCES: 4 & 5 Sessions
DURATION INTO FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE: 6 Sessions
A. Maturity Criteria (for 5 Years Programmes Only)
Candidates who do not possess the above qualifications any apply on the grounds of maturity/work experience. Such candidates must be at least 26 years old and must provide the following information: Academic qualification, Professional experience, Self appraisal of Professional Competence, recommendation from competent individuals. An oral interview/literacy test would be part of their selection process (further details online).
B. Open Access Initiative
(a) Notwithstanding other specific or general requirements, holders of OND, HND and University Diplomas may apply to any Department of their choice for 4-year programmes provided they possess requisite O/L requirements.
(b). Bachelors Degree and Postgraduate Degree holders may apply freely to any Department.
C. Fast Track
Candidates with HND, Bachelor and Higher Degrees can be considered for a fast track programme.
D. Learning Resources/Media
Learning Resources are online in downloadable format on DLC Portal. They are also available in CD, DVD, Audio Book fomats and Video. Printed versions will be available at subsidized rates. Audio resources are available in the Social Sciences. The University Radio Diamond FM.101 is now being used for lectures and tutorials. The scheduled will be available online.
E. Orientation and Matriculation
Orientation and Matriculation provide opportunities for students to interact and socialize with fellow students on regular and distance learning mode. It also affords them the opportunity to integrate and be familiar with University’s culture and traditions. Academic Counsellors, Advisors, Service Providers and Tutors will be available to assist students during the period.
F. Information/Students Support Opportunities are also available
INTERACTIVE SESSIONS: Candidates are expected to have registered and obtained their Learning Materials at the beginning of the session, which starts when DLC UI students register for courses. Interactive sessions are designed for revision and contact between students and tutors. During this period, students are required to be in residence for between three to six weeks for revision depending on the course. Thereafter students will be given opportunity to revise for about two weeks before examinations. However, between the collection of Learning Materials and interactive session, each student will be attached to an Academic Advisor for Tutorial assistance.
Also, students will be encouraged to form tutorial and revision groups both online or at designated Centres. Students who have obtained sufficient support may apply to be excused from the interactive session; however, students are to ensure participation in ALL assignments and Continuous Assessments (CA).
Please NOTE that students are expected to have studied the course materials with the tutorial support by Academic Advisors before interactive sessions. Also, some assignments and tests will be given during the period and these will count as part of assessment.
LOCATION FOR INTERACTIVE SESSIONS AND EXAMINATIONS
i. DLC Head Office, Morohundiya Complex, New Ilorin Expressway, Idi-Ose, Ibadan
ii. DLC Premises, Alafia Institute, Mokola, Ibadan
iii. DLC Study Centre, Speedwriting House, No. 16, Ajanaku Street, Opebi, Ikeja.
iv. Foreign Links Campus, College of Education, Moro, Ife North, Osun State.
DLC assists students to obtain less expensive accommodation within Ibadan location. But students must apply formally well-ahead of time and make financial commitments.
METHOD OF APPLICATION
Application Fee is N10, 500 only obtainable through:
1. Applicant walks into the banking hall and request to pay for 2011/2012 UIDLC APPLICATION FORM in any branch of Zenith Bank
2. The student fills teller with the account number 1130021628.
3. The Teller/ Cashier post transaction on XPath Platform and a receipt is generated for the applicant.
4. The Teller / Cashier hands over the receipt or printout containing PIN / Confirmation Order Number (CON) to the applicant for registration online
5. Applicant proceed ONLINE FOR REGISTRATION on http://portal.dlc.ui.edu.ng and SIGN UP with the Confirmation Order Number (CON) received from the Bank and then fills the form.
IMPORTANT NOTICE ON COMPLETION OF APPLICATION FORM ONLINE
1. The Application form MUST BE COMPLETED by the applicant IN PERSON
2. Use your personal e-mail address that bears your name so that it can be easily attributed to your name e.g. firstname.lastname@example.org and NOT pussycat@……..com
3. Also, ensure that you use your personal telephone number
4. Do not use any email or telephone number that belongs to any other person or organization
5. All communications and contact with you will be by e-mail. Text messages and telephone calls will be use sparingly. So ensure you have a functional e-mail address which you should check regularly.
NEW DEGREE PROGRAMMES
(To be advertised very soon)
1. 4-year Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing Science
2. Bachelor of Science Degree in Mathematics (4 and 5 Year Programmes respectively).
3. B.Sc. Computer Science/Information System.
4. Degree in Information Science
5. 5- year Bachelor of Education in Community Development Programme
6. Bachelor of Education Degree in Environmental Education
7. Bachelor of Education Degree in Industrial and Trade Labour Relations
8. Bachelor of Education Degree in Human Kinetics and Health Education
9. Bachelor of Arts Degree in Theatre Art
10. Bachelor of Arts Degree in Arabic Language, Islamic Studies and Arabic and Islamic Studies (Combined)
11. Bachelor of Arts Degree in History and Diplomatic Studies
1. Entrance Examination (For Candidates with O/L Qualifications ONLY)
All applicants would be required to take an Aptitude and Communicative Competence test as part of the selection process. The test would incorporate elements of computer literacy, familiarity with DLC Portal/Website (www.dlc.ui.edu.ng), Basic Knowledge of the Open Distance Learning Mode and General knowledge of Nigeria. Details to be sent to candidates.
2. Entrance Examination Locations
• University of Ibadan, Computer Based Testing Centre (CBT)
• Computer Based Testing Centre (CBT) C/o DLC Study Centre, Speedwriting House, No. 16, Ajanaku Street, Opebi, Ikeja, Lagos.
For further enquiries and support please contact.
1. The Help Support Desk at
Distance Learning Centre
No 20 Awolowo Avenue Old Bodija, Ibadan.
2. Call/Text the Following Officers
*Student Support Officer
*Programmes and Academic Officer
3. By E-mail
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Ilupeju College, Ilupeju
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Dr Gabriel Shobowale
2, Atiku Abubakar way, Opp. Fed
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Kilometer 8, Asaba-Benin Expressway
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CDL, Unity Road Ilorin
Beside Intercontinental Bank.
Unity Road, Ilorin
CDL Opposite S.O. Filling Station
Oba Adeshida Road, Akure
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Perfecter School Behind
UBA PLC Ikorodu
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Apapa, Oshodi Expressway, Lagos.
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P.O. Box 80, Keta, Volta Region
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Off NPA/Ekpan Expressway,
Effurun, Opposite Paul-Load Furnitures,
Mr. Anthony – 08036866923,
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Egirri Oke Haven
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Km 10, Akure Ilesha Expressway
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259 Ademulegun Rd, Ondo