ADMISSION INTO TOP-UP (DEGREE AND HND CONVERSION) PROGRAMME

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PHILOSOPHY

The Top-Up (Degree and HND Conversion) Programme provides a platform where opportunities are made available for quality university education for the target beneficiaries.

OBJECTIVES OF THE PROGRAMME:

The Objectives of the Al-Hikmah University Top-Up (Degree and HND Conversion) Programme are:

  • To provide suitable academic programmes that would facilitate conversion from HND to university degree certification.
  • To make available contents and instructions that would upgrade the quality of university degrees from Third Class and/or Pass.
  • To facilitate university education, that will lead to change of degree/career, where necessary.

 

WHO IS THE PROGRAMME FOR?

  • University graduates with Pass or Third Class degrees
  •  HND graduates desirable of University first degree
  •  Graduates with interest in career change (e.g.graduate of Chemistry wishing to change career to Accounting, etc).

 

AVAILABLE PROGRAMMES

Faculty of The Humanities and Social Sciences

B.A. Arabic Language

B.A. English Language

B.Sc. Mass Communication

B.Sc. Political Science and Conflict Resolution

B.A. History & International Relations

B.A. Islamic Studies

Faculty of Management Sciences

B.Sc. Accounting

B.Sc. Banking and Finance

B.Sc. Business Administration

B.Sc. Economics

Faculty of Natural Sciences

B.Sc. (Computer Science)

B.Sc. (Mathematics)

B.Sc. (Physics)

B.Sc. (Statistics)

Faculty of Education

B.A. Ed. Arabic

B.A. Ed. English Language

B.A. Ed. Islamic Studies

B.Sc. Ed. Business Education

B.Sc. Ed. Political Science

B.Sc. Ed. Economics

B.Sc. Ed. Computer Science

B.Sc. Ed. Physics Education

B.Sc. Ed. Biology Education

B.Sc. Ed. Chemistry Education

B.Sc. Ed. Mathematics Education

B.Ed. Educational Management

B.Ed. Guidance and Counselling

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Candidates must satisfy the following admission

requirements:

  •  Applicants must possess a minimum of five (5) O’Level subjects at credit level in relevant subjects in not more than two (2) sittings in the subjects relevant to their proposed programmes. English Language at credit level is compulsory for all candidates. In addition, credit in Mathematics is compulsory for candidates seeking admission into Programmes in the Colleges of Management Sciences, Natural Sciences and some Education Courses.
  •  Minimum of Third Class Honors or Pass degree or HND certificate from a recognized institution.
  • Completion or exemption from the mandatory National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Scheme.

 

TUITION

The tuition fee is N150,000 per academic session with flexible instalmental payment.

DURATION OF PROGRAMME

Two (2) years of six (6) semesters (15 weeks per semester).

LECTURE/CONTACT PERIOD

Lectures shall take place during weekends.

METHODS OF APPLICATION

i. Applicants for the Top-Up Programme should complete the application form online at www.alhikmah.edu.ng and pay a non-refundable fee of N10, 000.

ii. Print the duly completed form.

iii. Present the duly completed form with relevant credentials (original and photocopies) and printed receipt at the Centre for Part-Time and Professional Studies for screening.

For further enquiries, contact:

Dr. D. I. Jimoh (Ag. Director): +2348056551648

Administrative Officer/Secretary: +2348069392442

ALHAJA (CHIEF) R. M. OLADIMEJI

Registrar & Secretary to Council

 

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79 Comments

  • habibullahi
    Reply

    pls according to wat u said, u said we can pay it as installment, pls enlight us more better.
    2. pls wen is lecture goin to commence?
    3. when is admission and school fees goin to close?
    4. thanks for understanding.

    • habibullahi
      Reply

      pls according to what you said, you said we can pay it as installment, pleases enlighten us more better.
      2. please when is lecture going to commence?
      3. when is admission and school fees going to close?
      4. thanks for understanding.

  • Isa Idrisa
    Reply

    Hello Alhikma, I wanted to apply for Bsc. Chemistry but I haven’t see it on your list of available courses.
    Please reply.
    Secondly, may I know the closing date please.

    • Info Centre
      Reply

      Hello Isa,

      I am glad to inform you that the admission and lecture is ongoing. Just go to admissions.alhikmah.edu.ng to begin.

      Thanks

  • Afolabi A Luqman
    Reply

    Good day sir, pls I would like to ask like how many times the school fees can be paid. ( As you said above that, flexible instalments)

  • OYEKAN OYETUNDE
    Reply

    please,may i know if an applicant with hnd in geology can be admitted to study BA ED in english.? i meet all the admission requirements.thanks in anticipation of your prompt response

    • jekayode
      Reply

      Yes. Thanks

  • MUSTAPHA abdulrasaq
    Reply

    I studied mathematics edu previous, can I change my course to computer science for the top up programme

    • jekayode
      Reply

      You are welcome.

      Looking forward to seeing you soon.

      Please proceed to the admissions portal http://admissions.alhikmah.edu.ng/ to start.

      Regards

      Regards

    • Rebecca
      Reply

      Please am presently still doing my HND in Lagos and I will like to apply as soon as am through but don’t know if you have annex in Lagos

      • Idris O. Ibraheem
        Reply

        Thank you for you interest in Alhikmah University
        Its unfortunate we dont have any annex in Lagos

  • Temilola
    Reply

    Pls am still in my nysc year,serving in Ilorin and my certificate is not ready from my school can I still apply

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Thank for your interest in Al-Hikmah University,
      Yes you can apply, Temilola
      Thank you.

  • Lasisi Abidemi Ismaila
    Reply

    Salam alaekun,
    My son has 3rd Class in Computer Science and he is about to start NYSC Programme in Kwara State. Is he eligible to start the top-up programme during his service year. Thanks and best regards

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Thank for your interest in Al-Hikmah University,
      Yes he is eligible, you can contact the Centre for Top-up programme
      Thank you.

  • KEN
    Reply

    Goodday, the certificate to be issued at the end of the 2 years programme, would it bear “Top Up” or like the regular undergraduate certificate?

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Dear Ken
      Thanks for your interest in Alhikmah University
      No the certificate wont have top-up on it, its a degree certificate just like every other degree certificate.

  • Shari tori
    Reply

    Someone with a third class, after doing the top up would the person get a second class upper?

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Dear Shari Tori
      Yes, and that’s why the Top-up degree is here so one could earn the desired grade
      Thank you for your interest in Alhikmah

  • Saheed Sekinah
    Reply

    Good day sir, pls is possible for me to change my hnd Bus/admin to BSC economics even when I don’t have economics in my o,level result ,but am sure I know and understand economic course

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Dear Sekinah,
      Thanks for your interest in Alhikmah University
      I believe the Centre for Part time and Professional Studies and Admission Office will be in the best position to respond to your question.
      Please make use of the details below to get prompt response from the admission office regarding you inquiry.
      For Admission enquiries, call: 07032754666, 08079893012, 08026219669, 08185473127. or Email: [email protected]
      Wish you a great day.

  • KUDU IBN MOHAMMED
    Reply

    I have paid but can’t login my account again to complete my registration………….. Need help please………… Thanks

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Dear Kudu,
      You can go to the ICT Centre and request them to help you out with this issue.
      Thanks and have a nice day.

  • dauda
    Reply

    am a HND graduate of bus admn and am currently serving in osun state,am I eligible to enrol for the programme…. also I want to change to Bsc economics

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Dear Dauda,
      Thanks for your interest in Alhikmah University
      Yes you are eligible.
      Please make use of the details below to get prompt response from the admission office regarding you inquiry.
      For Admission enquiries, call: 07032754666, 08079893012, 08026219669, 08185473127. or Email: [email protected]
      Wish you a great day.

  • AJIBOLASS
    Reply

    one blogger updated it dat alhikma is offering biochemistry and microbiology for top up, but the two programs is not available on this main site, also to know the minimum amount for the installment

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Dear Ajibolass,
      Thanks for your interest in Alhikmah University
      I believe the Centre for Part time and Professional Studies and Admission Office will be in the best position to respond to your question.
      Please make use of the details below to get prompt response from the admission office regarding you inquiry.
      For Admission enquiries, call: 07032754666, 08079893012, 08026219669, 08185473127. or Email: [email protected]
      Wish you a great day.

  • Violet
    Reply

    1. please after the top up degree program, would the certificate be recognized to work anymwhere?
    2. After the 2 years program, would there be another nysc service?

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Dear Violet.
      Thanks for your interest in Alhikmah University,
      Yes the Certificate is recognised like every other degree anywhere

  • Abubakar
    Reply

    Pls I want to confirm if there is Estate management and valuation @alhikimah

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      No

  • Tunde
    Reply

    Hello alhikmah, here are the questions i got for you
    1. Where is alhikmah university located in Nigeria and in which city?
    2. Will there be industrial training during this program like normal university program?
    3. Assuming i have bsc/hnd computer science (science) as my previous certificate then i want to change it to banking and finance(commercial) is it possible? If yes, am i going to use my computer science O’level subjects for the banking and finance or write another SSCE that will meet the requirement of banking and finance?
    4. What is the difference between this top up program and post graduate program?
    5. The tuition fee 150,000 will be paid twice making 300,000 till the end of the program or is there any other payment that is unmentioned on the website?
    6. Does the school have branches to cater for this program? If yes can you list them.
    7. At what period is the top up program made available? And how can we know it is available?
    8. Can a candidate be running his or her Nysc and alhikmah top up program simultaneously?
    I have asked all this questions in order to prepare my mind. Thanks.
    Waiting for your replies.
    My mail [email protected].

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Dear Mr Tunde,
      Thanks for your interest in Alhikmah
      Firstly, Alhikmah University is located in Adewole estate, Ilorin kwara State,
      2. Yes, there will be industrial training like every other institution.
      3. Yes you can there is a programme called HND conversion and Top-up degree which allows HND holders to convert to BSC or other BSC holders to go for another degree of their choice.
      4. With Top-up programme you will be awarded degree with Postgraduate programme you will be awarded your PG certificate(PGDE/MSC)
      5. In the course of your 2 years for the Top-up degree your are to pay 300,000 which can be paid installmentally N50,000 every semester for the 6 semesters you will spend.
      6. The programme is being run in the university’s main campus
      7. right the admission is going on for the stream 3 batch.
      8. Yes, you can run both together at the same simutaneously.
      Thanks for your interest in Alhikmah
      God bless

  • Adeniran Sheriffdeen
    Reply

    Is it through that HND result will be withdraw from its Holder after the completion of the Top Up program

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Thanks for your interest in Alhikmah
      In regards to your inquiry, thats totally untrue, your HND certificate is yours and it will remain yours

  • Tunde
    Reply

    Thanks for your repies.
    Does the top-up programmes has anything to do with jamb?

  • mamman
    Reply

    Morning, pls I want to know if you run a top up program in Engineering

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      No, there is no engineering courses for top-up programme

  • Adeniran Sheriffdeen
    Reply

    I have been trying to make the registration payment for the purchase of the Pop-up program form, but for all the times I have been try it, it’s unsuccessful. is there any other way I can take to make the payment aside from using the portal. or can I make the payment by walk-in to any of those bank branches? if yes how will I go about it
    Thanks

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Go the Centre for Top-up programme in school and make complain

  • Bolarinwa Enoch Oluwafemi
    Reply

    I want to know if Holders of professional certificate like ICAN, CIBN etc can also do the Top-up. Anticipating your reply.

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Thanks for your interest in Alhikmah University,
      Yes, as long as he/she possesses HND or a degree certificate
      Thanks

  • Rolake
    Reply

    please is there top-up programme for architecture?

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      No, sir

  • kolawole
    Reply

    HND holders with pass grade can also apply?

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Yes, they can apply.

  • Son
    Reply

    Please is the 6 semester duration in 2 years a mandatory rule from NUC? ‘Or why can’ t it be run for 4 semesters? Or it was established by alhikamah University to ease the students financially and from stress. Pls reply

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Its by NUC regulation
      Thanks

  • zadok
    Reply

    Good day. I am Interested in your top up programme and would like to know if i can study from Abuja as I currently work Mondays to Fridays. Thanks

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Well its weekend lectures and i think yes you can apply

  • Popoola
    Reply

    Good day,
    Is the conversion application form for this year available?

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Yes the 4th stream admission is on going

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Yes but it will soon be closing

  • Kehinde
    Reply

    Good day dear Alhikmah,
    I am fresh graduate (2017/18) of Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin. preparing for NYSC, please can I enroll for the top up program as am preparing going for NYSC.
    Thanks.

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      yes you can and thanks for your interst in Alhikmah

  • Yemisi
    Reply

    Please, Is the form still available and when will it close?

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      The stream 5 form will be on sale in few weeks time

  • Ayinde Ibrahim
    Reply

    is the registration still on ???? is there any other fee like departmental fee?

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      The registration for the 5th stream will soon commence you can apply for that.
      Thank you

  • yusuf
    Reply

    good day, please is there any course for environmental student

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Thanks for your interest in Alhikmah,
      For now there is no any course for now regarding your request, hopefully soon
      Thanks once again

  • OJO FOLASHADE
    Reply

    Good Morning, please want to find out when the next top up program will commence and i will like to know if it is for muslims brethen alone, thanks..

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      in 3 weeks time sir

  • Afeez Azeez
    Reply

    Please sir, I am a chartered accountant (ICAN) with OND in accounting, Can i use this for the conversion programme, I will also like to serve because i have not served before.

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      No sir,
      You cant use it, Thank you for your interest in Alhikamh University

  • Shola
    Reply

    Please can i use M.Sc Pols Science, B.Sc Pols Science, with relevant O level Physics and Chemistry requirements to apply for TOP UP Computer Science? i’m currently in the IT sector and armed with crucial certifications. Than yoy

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Yes, you can as long as you have Maths, English, Physics and Chemistry, even if you have some you can still apply
      Thanks for your interest in Alhikmah University

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      You will need Maths and English too, if you have these then you can apply and even without it as well

  • Peace
    Reply

    Good day Sir, do you have a center for this program in Abuja.

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      No, only in Ilorin Kwara State

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      No sir,
      The programme is running here in the main campus alone

  • Sulaiman
    Reply

    I have pass in my HND level ,if I go for top up .will my result upgrade from pass to upper credit ,am confused.

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      If you for Top-up, you can graduate with a better and presentable grade sir

  • Ayanleye Adewale
    Reply

    Hello, please when is the next batch of the programme.. I have a pass in industrial chemistry, I would love to do top up in chemistry or better still industrial chemistry.. also I should be starting my NYSC this month or November as the case may be.. I have choosing Kwara state as one on my preferred state, praying I should be posted there… can I apply??

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      Yes you can apply

  • Umoh, Philip Oscar
    Reply

    Thanks for this opportunity. I wish to upgrade and change my third class grade in Anatomy to a better grade in B. Sc. Ed. Biology Education.
    If I apply and make payment now, which stream will I join to enroll?

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      You are welcome,
      we look forward to having you

  • Mr Alabi
    Reply

    Hello… Is the registration currently on?
    If No, when will registration commence?
    If yes, when will the registration close and when will the new session start.
    Thanks

    • Idris O. Ibraheem
      Reply

      The registration is on and the session is already on as well

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