There are three admission procedures into the Department which are:
i) UTME: 5-Year Degree Programme
Candidates must have obtained 5 Credits passes at ‘O’ level in SSCE, NECO, GCE or its equivalent to include the following subjects: Mathematics, English (compulsory), two (2) subject from Geography, Chemistry, Agric Science, Food and Nutrition, Physics and Biology and any one (1) subject from Economics, Business Methods, Commerce, Accounting, Book-keeping, Government and Home Economics at not more than two sittings. In addition, the candidate must meet the UTME Cut-off Point.
UTME subjects are: Mathematics, Economics and any one of Chemistry, Physics or Biology.
ii) DIRECT ENTRY: 4-Year Degree Programme
Candidates must have 5 ‘O’ level passes at Credit level in the following subjects: Mathematics, English, Geography, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Additional Mathematics, and any one (1) commercial subject in addition to two ‘A’ level papers passed at a minimum of Credit level at IJMB, ‘A’ level or its equivalent.
Candidates with National Diploma (ND) and Higher National Diploma (HND) in Computer Science and Information and Communications Technology with a minimum of lower credit pass are eligible for admission.
iii) Remedial Programme:-
The university also operates a remedial programme that prepares candidates for admission. Such candidates must pass UME at cut-off points and also successfully remedy relevant subjects as specified in the UME.
To satisfy the requirements for graduation, a student must take and pass the minimum number of units specified in the Programme before he/she can qualify for the award of a degree in Information Technology. In addition to the above, the student must pass all compulsory General Studies Courses and the Industrial Training Courses and submit a graded project report based on a suitable title approved by the Department at the end of 500 levels.
UME Candidates: Minimum units required for graduation (including units of industrial attachment) is 175 Units.
DE Candidates: Minimum units required for graduation (including units of industrial attachment) is 145 Units.
This is determined by the Cumulative Grade Point Average earned at the end of the Programme. The CGPA is the average of all the earned GPAs. The CGPA shall be used in the determination of the class of deg