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UNIPORT 2015/2016 Open And Distance Learning Admission

In pursuit of her vision as an entrepreneurial
University, the University of Port Harcourt calls for
application into the following entrepreneurship and
skills-based Diploma programmes by Open and
Distance Learning (ODeL) mode:

(1) Economics
(2) Law
(3) Marketing
(4) Accounting
(5) Computer Science
(6) Sociology
(7) Political and Administrative Studies

Objectives of the programmes
The objectives of the programmes are to:
A. Foster entrepreneurial capacities among Nigerian
B. Foster growth and support for SMEs
C. Enhance communication skills and team spirit
among participants
D. Provide a link for full ODeL delivery at the
Bachelor’s Degree Level
Delivery mode: Distance Delivery
The programmes shall be delivered by distance
delivery with learning materials of different types
like videos, activities, games and interactions in
specific skill areas and 1 semester of practicals
involving business proposal development, Team-
project, and actual interventions. Successful
applicants shall be provided Android Tablets
preloaded with learning materials and free Internet
access for learning purposes.

The programmes shall be for a minimum of 4
Semesters. There will be 10 days of face-to-face
contact and Booth camps/practical hours per

Educational Materials
Successful applicants shall be issued a Uniport-
ODeL customized 4G Tablets with Internet
connection to access the study materials. The
Tablets will come with embedded offline Scrom
player for continuous study at all time.

Admission Requirements
To be eligible for admission, a candidate must
possess one of the following qualifications:
(1) WASSCE/NECO Senior Secondary School
Certificate or General Certificate of Education
(Ordinary Level) or their equivalent with 4 credit
passes in at least 3 subjects including English
(2) Candidates desiring to proceed to the Degree
programmes in the future will need to beef up their
credit passes to five and comply with other
matriculation requirements. Adequate support will
be made available to such candidates during the
(3) Mature candidates with evidence of need and
business practice will be considered.
Mode of Application
For a successful application, candidates are
expected to complete two basic registration
processes as explained below:
A. Payment to Uniport-Odel E-Tranzact Account
B. Apply Online.

1. Payment to e-tranzact: Candidates should visit
any branch of a commercial bank and make a
payment of N15, 000.00 only less bank charges.
There is no account number. Applicants should
simply ask for e-tranzact account for Uniport
ODeL. After payment, the bank teller would give a
print-out which will be needed to proceed with
online registration. In the printout, there are two
numbers namely: Receipt number and Confirmation

2. Apply Online: Applicants are expected to visit the
UNIPORT ODeL Web site (odel.uniport.edu.ng). To
apply for admission to the University of Port
Harcourt’s ODeL programmes, please submit the
online application and complete all required forms.

The online applications can be completed in several
sessions; that is you can save and come later to
complete your application. Note, however, that you
must copy your application number because you
will require it to resume your application.

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