Have you ever visited The Federal University Lafia? you would agree that the school is one of the best schools in Nigeria to run both full time and part time degree programmes despite the stress accustomed with the admission process.
The Federal University of Lafia (FULAFIA) Center for Continuing Education and Professional Development (CCEPD) is the body responsible for the administration of part time admission programmes in FULAFIA. Often times candidates seeking admission via part time confuse the full time courses for part time courses. They just assume that any course offered in FULAFIA undergraduate full time degree programme is equally offered under FULAFIA part time degree programmes but this is not always so.
Many UTME students now go for part time programmes after failing to gain admission via UTME and the good thing is that the B.Sc certificate does not state whether it is part time or full time which is what make it better.
In part time degree programmes most often, physical and life science courses as well as courses like Pharmacy, Medicine and Surgery are exempted mainly because of the scope of work involved which includes, practicals, field trips, consistent attendance and other factors. Though courses like Biology, chemistry, Computer science and even some engineering course are offered under FULAFIA part time programmes.
On the other hand, administrative courses like Accounting, Business Administration are the most applied courses under part time studies in FULAFIA. Under sciences, courses like computer science, Biology, chemistry, physics as the most registered part time courses in FULAFIA part time admission form. While for faculty of education, Accounting education and business education are the most commonly part time courses applied for in FULAFIA.
Please not that you do not require JAMB in order to gain admission into FULAFIA part time degree programmes, all that is required is to get your correct O’level results and must be at least 18 years of age to be qualified to purchase FULAFIA part time admission form. In the cause of writing this article, we shall also provide the approved entry admission requirements to study any of the part time courses offered in FULAFIA as at today.
Some candidates or applicants often complain using the following statements “the course i applied for was not given to me, what should i do? i met all the admission requirements yet i was not offered admission, how do i apply for FULAFIA part time degree programme? what are the part time courses offered in FULAFIA, what are the requirements to apply for FULAFIA part time degree programme?, what is FULAFIA part time admission cut off mark?
The above questions have one answer which is, meeting the admission requirements. Any candidate that does meet the FULAFIA part time admission requirement automatically is not eligible for admission and there are no two ways about it.
One common requirement for FULAFIA part-time courses is that they all require O’level results with at least five (5) credit passes which must include English language and mathematics and any other 3 O’Level subjects as it relates to their course of study. Check HERE for the approved subject combination for FULAFIA part time courses.
FULAFIA Part-time Courses
Below are the list of FULAFIA Part-time Courses;
i. Faculty of Arts
- B.A. (Hons.) English
- B.A. (Hons.) History and International Relations
ii. Faculty of Science
- B.Sc. (Hons.) Computer Science
iii. Faculty of Social Sciences
- B.Sc. (Hons.) Economics
- B.Sc. (Hons.) Political Science
- B.Sc. (Hons.) Sociology
- B.Sc. (Hons.) Social Work
- B.Sc. (Hons.) Criminology and Security Studies
FULAFIA Part Time Admission Requirements
Candidates interested in any of the part time courses offered in FULAFIA must first meet the basic entry admission requirements before purchasing the FULAFIA part time admission form online.
As a candidate you must have obtained a minimum of 5 credit passes in mathematics and English language and any 3 other subjects related to your registered course of study. Check HERE for list of courses and their correct subject combination.
The above list shows the available part time courses that are currently offered in FULAFIA as at today? Despite part time programme being an internally organized one, note that the NUC still has the right to dis-accredit any course that doesn’t meet the requirements in terms of quality of lecturer, teaching facilities and other criteria to be listed among FULAFIA part time courses for the academic session.
Hope this is well understood? if you have any question as regards FULAFIA part time courses, their admission requirement and FULAFIA part time application form, please reach us via the comment section below and we shall respond accordingly.