Last Updated on November 24, 2019 by Ope Quadri
Popularly known as FUOYE, the Federal University, Oye-Ekiti HND conversion to BSc programme provides a platform for HND holders to get a university degree.
Designed for HND holders who want to take personal and academic development to end academic stigmatisation at the workplace.
The FUOYE topup programme is also designed for university first-degree holders who earlier graduated with poor degree for them to upgrade.
There are 33 programmes available for FUOYE HND conversion, they are:
- Peace and Conflict Resolution
- Political Science
- Materials and Metallurgical Engineering
- Demography and Social Statistics
- Mechanical Engineering
- Mechatronics Engineering
- Industrial Chemistry
- Economics and Development Studies
- Mass Communication
- Criminology and Security Studied
- Computer Science
- Soil science
- Crop Science and Horticulture
- Food Science and Technology
- Water Resources Management and Agro-meteorology
- Hospitality and Tourism Management
- Plant Science and Bio-technology
- Agricultural Economics and Extension
- Animal Production and Health
- Fisheries and Aquaculture
- Agriculture and Bio-resources Engineering
- Computer Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Electrical/Electronics Engineering
- Animal and Environmental Biology
Admission Requirement FUOYE HND Conversion
- Minimum of five O’Level subjects at credit level not more than two sittings.
- Subjects must relevant to their proposed programmes.
- English Language is a must for all candidates.
- Credit in Mathematics Is compulsory for candidates seeking admission into Programmes in the Faculties of Engineering, Sciences and Social Sciences.
- Minimum of Third Class Honors or Pass degree or HND certificate
- NYSC discharge certificate or letter of exemption
Who Is Qualified for the conversion programme?
University graduates with Pass or Third Class degrees
HND graduates who want to end academic stigmatisation at workplace
Graduates who want career change, for instance, graduate of Yoruba wishing to change career to Banking and Finance
School fees for FUOYE Topup degree and HND Conversion to BSc Programme
|Application fee||N15, 500|
|Acceptance fee||N40, 500|
|Matriculation gown||N 5, 000|
|Screening||N 5, 000|
|Basic tuition fee||N141, 000|
Note: Miscellaneous charges are not included in the above HND conversion programme.
What the cost of FUOYE HND conversion programme?
As a fresh applicant, budget at least N220, 000
- Two years of six:
- Six semesters
- 15 weeks per semester
- Lectures take place during weekends.
Number of courses offered
This depends on your preferred programme. For instance, Microbiology candidates take 13 courses. That sounds too much for people who already have HND!
We also learnt that Engineering candidates take 10 courses.
Methods of Application
- Head straight to FUOYE official portal to create an account
- Or Pick hard copy forms at FedPoly, Ado-Ekiti or at The Polytechnic Ibadan
- Pay a non-refundable fee of Nl5,000.
- Present the duly completed form with relevant credentials (original and photocopies) and printed receipt at the Top Up and Conversion Unit, Office of the Vice-Chancellor, FUOYE.
FUOYE HND conversion Campuses:
There are four campuses for the topup/HND programme
- FUOYE campus
- Federal Polytechnic, Ado Ekiti
- The Polytechnic Ibadan
- Lagos State Polytechnic Konsult, Ikorodu (Latest study centre)
- Dr. Adekunle FUOYE, 09058309801
- Dr. Isife Fed Poly Ado, 08035682468
- Dr. Lawal The Polytechnic Ibadan 08057322967
- Dr. Oluwasegun Ajayi (LASPOTECH): 08167038557
You can also check out the full list of Nigerian universities that offer HND conversion programme in one of our posts.
All the best!