- ABOUT DISTANCE LEARNING
The University of Lagos Distance Learning Institute is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high quality distance learning. You will study in a flexible way that works for you whether you’re at home, at work or on the move. As an DLI student you’ll be supported throughout your studies – your tutor assistance will guide and advise you, offer detailed feedback on your assignments, and help with any study issues.
For more information read Distance learning explained.
- ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR STUDENTS
All entrants into degree programmes offered by ODL must meet the minimum national requirements for admission into the university as stipulated by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board
The following candidates are eligible to apply:
(a) Graduates of University of Lagos or any other university recognised by Senate (only candidates with good degrees in relevant disciplines will be considered for admission at enhanced entry level).
(b) Holders of the Higher National Diploma or National Diploma or 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.
(c) Holders of recognised 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 WASC/GCE/SSCE or equivalent, which include English Language and Mathematics at not more than two (2) sittings.
(d) Holders of the General Certificate of Education (Ordinary level) or the Senior Secondary Certificate/West African School Certificate ‘NECO’ or its equivalent with credits in five subjects including English Language and Mathematics 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 WASC/SSCE/GCE ‘O’ level, NECO requirements as stated in (c) above.
(e) Applicants for Distance Learning Institute programme shall not be less than 21 years of age by December 31st 2011.
- AVAILABLE PROGRAMMES ARE:
* B.Sc. IN ACCOUNTING Duration (5 Years)
* B.Sc. IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (5 Years)
* B.Sc. IN ECONOMICS (5 Years)
* B.Sc. IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (5 Years)
* B.Sc. IN SCIENCE EDUCATION (5 Years)
(a) B.Sc. in Education/Biology ( 5 or 6 Years)
(b) B.Sc. in Education/Chemistry( 5 or 6 Years)
(c) B.Sc. in Education/ Physics ( 5 or 6 Years)
(d) B.Sc. in Education/Mathematics ( 5 or 6 Years)
DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES Duration: (2 Years)
(i) Diploma in Mass Communication
(ii) Diploma in Library and Information Science
- GENERAL ADMISSION INFORMATION
a.) Offers of admission to programmes listed above are subject to viable number of qualified applicants.
b.) On-Line print Out Slips of results will not be honoured at the point of registration.
c.) Candidates awaiting results need not apply.
d.) Certificates and not statement of result slips are acceptable for WASC/SSCE/GCE/NECO results obtained before 2007.
e.) All completed application forms are to be submitted on or before the specifield closing date.
f.) Candidates should be on the look out for the date and details of a selection test.
METHOD OF APPLICATION
Step 1: Applicant goes to DLI Portal: (www.dli.unilag.edu.ng) and generates Payment Reference Number
Step 2: Applicant goes to any of the designated banks – Ecobank, Intercontinental, UBA or First Bank and pays the application fee of N12, 500.00 (Twelve thousand, five hundred Naira) only; broken down as follows:- N12,000 application fee; N500 e-processing fee. Upon payment of the application fee, candidate’s Payment Reference Number is validated.
Step 3: Applicant goes back to DLI Portal (www.dli.unilag.edu.ng) to fill, submit and print a copy of the Online Application Form and Acknowledgement Slip. (Applicant is also given the opportunity to save Application Form and later complete the Form in case certain information are not readily available while filling the form online)