List of Universities that Offer HND to BSc Conversion
- August 15, 2020
- Posted by: Renwesson
- Category: Blog and News
Higher National Diploma, HNDs in their own right are excellent Qualifications to have. However, depending on your career aspirations, you may want to top up this qualification to a degree. There are many Nigerian and accredited West African universities that accept HND qualifications for progression onto the second or final year of their degree Programmes.
Other professional qualifications may be accepted by some schools into the conversion to degree programmes are;
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Certified Project Management Professional
Top-ups’ give students who have completed a Higher National Diploma (HND) or equivalent the opportunity to achieve a Bachelor or undergraduate degree. The 2+1 route is the most common route for HND students to take. It requires students to complete two years of an HND qualification plus the final year of an undergraduate degree
This programmes also provides a platform on which a University Degree holder, hitherto dissatisfied with his/her class of degree, could “top-up” and come out better.
In the same vein, a holder of University Degree who may wish to cross into any other related discipline is afforded the opportunity through this Programme. Ultimately, the Programme is designed to promote self-actualization and imbue professional fulfillment with dignity.
How do you participate in the programme?
.Participating in the BSc conversion programme and the time you will spend to complete the degree programme will depend on your highest qualification obtained. However if you have completed any of the following diplomas you can apply.
National Diploma: Upgrading your national diploma result is no longer a big deal in Nigeria Educational System. You can apply for direct entry (DE) into 200 level. Although, most school demand for upper credit as criteria for direct entry admission
In Benin republic, a neighbouring French speaking country, you can join the BSc conversion in 200 levels also but, it will take you lesser time to complete your programme. All you need do is to apply to any of the accredited universities for your programme.
If you need proper guide when making application into any university in Benin republic, kindly contact us.
List of Certificates accepted for conversion to BSc programmes in Nigeria and Benin republic.
HND: you may upgrade your ND result to HND and after your HND you can gain Admission to 300 level in any Nigeria university if you graduated with upper credit while candidates that graduated with lower credit will be consider into 200 level.
There are few schools that request for just a project to award the degree certificates to students. This means you can actually earn a bachelor degree with your HND or equivalent after completing a project only. For details kindly send email to the admin at firstname.lastname@example.org
A couple of Professional diplomas can be used to apply for the 4 semesters degree conversion programme in Benin republic and Nigeria while some can also qualify you to seek for direct conversion through project writing only. Graduate Diploma from certain professional bodies can be used; if your diploma is from an approved professional body in Nigeria you can chat us up for help in enrolling for the conversion to degree programme.
Top 5 accredited Universities that offer HND-BSc conversion in West Africa for Nigerians.
- ISCOM University
- West African Union University
- ESCAE University
- Liberal Bi-Lingua University, Togo
- IAEC University
If you ever wish to apply for any the above universities or you information regarding their online programmes you can chat us for further details.
Top Up Degree or HND to Bsc Conversion Program
- Kwara State University, Ilorin (State)
- Bells University Abeokuta (Private)
- Alhikmah University Ilorin, Kwara State (Private)
- Southwestern University Nigeria (Private)
- Federal University of Oye Ekiti (Federal)
- Ekiti State University (State)