The Federal Polytechnic Ilaro Top–Up Degree/HND Conversion Programme is a collaborative programme between the Federal Polytechnic Ilaro and the Federal University Oye-Ekiti. The programme is designed to enable HND holders to convert their qualifications to university degrees.
Objectives of the Programme
The objectives of the Top–Up Degree/HND Conversion Programme are to:
- Bridge the academic gap between HND and university degrees.
- Enhance the career prospects of HND holders.
- Provide HND holders with the opportunity to upgrade their knowledge and skills.
- Offer HND holders the opportunity to pursue further studies at the postgraduate level.
To be eligible for the Top–Up Degree/HND Conversion Programme, candidates must meet the following criteria:
- Have a National Diploma (ND) or Higher National Diploma (HND) in a relevant discipline.
- Have a minimum of one year of relevant industrial experience.
- Have a minimum of a Lower Credit in the ND or HND examinations.
- Have a good command of the English language.
The application process for the Top–Up Degree/HND Conversion Programme is as follows:
- Visit the website of the Federal Polytechnic Ilaro or the Federal University Oye-Ekiti.
- Download the application form.
- Fill out the application form and submit it along with the required documents.
The required documents are:
- A copy of the ND or HND certificate.
- A copy of the transcript of the ND or HND examinations.
- A copy of the birth certificate.
- A passport photograph.
Duration of the Programme
The Top–Up Degree/HND Conversion Programme is a two-year programme. The first year is devoted to the completion of the remaining courses required for the degree, and the second year is devoted to the completion of the project.
Federal Polytechnic Ilaro Top–Up Tuition Fees
The tuition fees for the Top–Up Degree/HND Conversion Programme are as follows:
N150,000 per year for Nigerian students.
N200,000 per year for foreign students.
For more information, contact the followings below:
Mr S.A. Taiwo -08033806653
Mr. D.A. Fatuase -07068416010
The Federal Polytechnic Ilaro Top–Up Degree/HND Conversion Programme is a valuable opportunity for HND holders to upgrade their qualifications and improve their career prospects. The programme is well-structured and offers a high-quality education. If you are an HND holder who is looking to advance your career, the Top–Up Degree/HND Conversion Programme is a great option for you.