Colleges and Universities Offering Diploma in Computer Science in Nigeria

  • Course Name: Diploma in Computer Science(Computer Science)
  • Major Subject: Computer Science
  • Course Category: Diploma Courses

Institutions Offering Diploma in Computer Science

  • Trinity Polytechnic Trinity Polytechnic, Uyo  
    Course entry requirements
    1. SSCE/GCE ordinary level or its equivalent with credit passes in five subjects relevant to the programme obtained at not more than two sittings.
    2. Five credit passes in relevant subjects obtained at the final examination of an NBTE recognized Preliminary National Diploma (PRE-ND) Programme offered in a polytechnic or similar tertiary technical institution.
    3. The National Technical Certificate (NTC) or National Business Certificate (NBC) with pass in a trade plus four relevant academic subjects.
    4. A satisfactory score in the UTME examination, which is conducted annually by JAMB.
    5. Holders of the Advanced National Technical Certificate (ANTC) may be given enhanced placement in the ND Programme provided they have also met the minimum entry requirements into the ND Programmes and obtained good grades in the ANTC Examinations.

    1. Relevant Subjects
    a) GCE O'Level of SSCE with a minimum of pass grades/ordinary passes or their equivalent in English Language and Mathematics and three subjects chosen from:
    i. Biology/Agricultural Science/Health Science
    ii. Chemistry
    iii. Physics
    iv. Geography
    v. Further Mathematics
    vi. Technical Drawing/Fine Arts
    vii. Food and Nutrition
    viii. Basic Electricity
    ix. Metal Work
    x. Auto Mechanics
    xi. General Metal Work
    xii. General Woodwork
    xiii. Home Economics
    xiv. Religious Knowledge
    xv. Economics
    xvi. Clothing and Textile
    xvii. Statistics
    Choice of the three subjects will determine the programme in which the candidate will finally enrol for the National Diploma.

    b) National Technical Certificate (NTC) or equivalent with pass grades in the relevant trade and passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics and two subjects from (a) above relevant to the programme of study.
  • The Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro The Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, Ilaro  
    The program aims at equipping students with the following skills:

    (i) Maintaining hardware

    (ii) Using computer packages

    (iii) Knowledge on the operation of computer systems

    (iv) Solving simple hardware problems

    (v) Using various programming languages such as Cobol

    Entry requirements

    WAEC,GCE[O/L],SSCE,NECO,NABTEB or equivalent with Credits in English Language, Mathematics, one basic Science and two other subjects chosen from the following:
    (i) Economics

    (ii) Geography

    (iii) Government/History

    (iv) Further Mathematics

    (v) Physics

    (vi) Chemistry

    (vii) Biology/Agricultural Science

    (viii) Typewriting.

    A Pass in Physics is compulsory.

    Mode of study: Full time

    The program takes four semesters
  • College of Health Technology, Calabar College of Health Technology, Calabar, Calabar  
    Course entry requirements
    (i) Four credit level passes in GCE "O" level or Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSCE) at not more than two sittings. The four subjects must include mathematics, Physics, English language and any other subject.

    (ii) Four credit passes in an NBTE recognized preliminary National Diploma course offered in a Polytechnic or similar post secondary technical institution. The credit passes must include Mathematics, Physics, English Language and any other subject.

    (iii)) A pass in Computer Foundation Examination (CFE) of Computer Professionals Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN). The student must be prima fascia qualified as in (i) above.
    Admission into the National Diploma in Computer Science programme is through JAMB. The required JAMB subjects are English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.
  • FlamyTech Computer School FlamyTech Computer School, Lagos  
    Programs included in this course
    (i) Introduction to Computer.

    (ii) Microsoft Windows

    (iii) Microsoft Word

    (iv) Microsoft Excel

    (v) Microsoft PowerPoint

    (vi) Microsoft Access

    (vii) Information Technology

    (viii) HTML

    (ix) Adobe Dreamweaver

    (x) Blog Building

    (xi) Printing

    (xii) Scanning

    (xiii) Internet Training

    (xix) Project

    No Prerequisite
    Our Diploma in Computer Science does not require any prior, special skill before learning this course.
    We safely assume that the student has never used a computer before, and start off with Introduction to Computer, to get you grounded.

    Course duration: Two months
  • Akwa Ibom State College of Science and Technology Akwa Ibom State College of Science and Technology, Akwa Ibom   
    Course entry requirements
    (i) Candidates with five O’ level Credit Pass in not more than two (2) sittings and must score a minimum of 150 in 2015/2016 UTME.
    (ii) Candidates with Five O’ level Credit Pass in not more than two sittings but scored below 150 in 2015/2016 UTME.
    (iii) Candidates without UTME but with five O level credit passes at not more than two (2) sittings.
    (iv) Candidates with deficiency in one or more subjects in O’ Level Result.
    (v) Candidates awaiting Result may also apply.

    Course duration: 2 years

    Mode of study
    -Part time
    -Full time
  • Adamawa State Polytechnic Adamawa State Polytechnic, Yola  
    Course entry requirements
    -Four (4) credit Passes in WASC/SSCE/NABTEB or GCE “O”level and NECO ,TCII, NTC, in not more than two sittings. The subject must include mathematics, English Language and any three of the following: Statistics, Geography, Further Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Agric Science and Economics.

    -Candidates must have at least One hundred and twenty (120) points from 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) in relevant subject combinations

    Course duration: 2 years
  • Grundtvig Polytechnic Grundtvig Polytechnic, Oba  
    Course entry requirements
    -Five O’Level Credit passes in: English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and one from Biology, Agricultural Science, Health Science, Economics or Commerce, Additional Mathematics, Statistics.

    Course duration: 2 years (full time), 3 years (part time)
  • Abdu Gusau Polytechnic Abdu Gusau Polytechnic, Talata Mafara  
    Course entry requirements
    -Applicants must have at least five (5) credits in GCE O’level or its equivalent in not more than two (2) sittings. They should also obtain JAMB scores with aggregate minimum points.
  • The Federal Polytechnic,Bida The Federal Polytechnic,Bida, Bida  
    To qualify, applicants are required to have scored a minimum of Five credit passes of SSCE, NTE, NECO, WAEC, GCE, NBC, or NABTEB at not more than two sittings.

    The program takes two years
  • Ogun State Institute of Technology Ogun State Institute of Technology, Igbesa  
    Course entry requirements
    -A minimum of Five (5) Credit Passes in SSCE/WAEC/NECO/NABTEB or GCE O’Level obtained in subjects relevant to the Course of Study at not more than two sittings.
  • Ogun State College of Health Technology Ogun State College of Health Technology, Ijebu Ode  
    Course Duration: 2 years

    Four (4) ‘O’ Level Credit Passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any other subject at SSCE by WAEC and NECO.
  • Benue State Polytechnic Benue State Polytechnic, Otukpo  
    Course entry requirements
    -Four credits in the SCCE, General Certificate in Education, NABTEB, NECO or their equivalence at credit level.
  • The Gateway Polytechnic The Gateway Polytechnic, Saapade   
    Mode of study
    -Part time
    -Full time
  • Ramat Polytechnic Ramat Polytechnic, Maiduguri  
    Duration: 4 Semesters

  • Federal Cooperative College Federal Cooperative College, Enugu  
    Course duration: 2 years
  • The Polytechnic, Ile-Ife The Polytechnic, Ile-Ife, Ife  
    Course duration: 2 years
  • Al-Hikmah University Al-Hikmah University, Adewole  
  • Umar Suleiman College of Education Umar Suleiman College of Education, Gashua  
  • Anchor University Anchor University, Lagos  
  • Niger State College of Education, Minna Niger State College of Education, Minna, Minna  
  • Ekiti State University Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti  
  • Gombe State University Gombe State University, Gombe  
  • Taraba State Polytechnic Taraba State Polytechnic, Jalingo  
  • Adeseun Ogundoyin Polytechnic Adeseun Ogundoyin Polytechnic, Eruwa  
  • Lagos City Polytechnic Lagos City Polytechnic, Ikeja  
  • Yaba College of Technology Yaba College of Technology, Yaba  
  • Ondo City Polytechnic Ondo City Polytechnic, Ondo  
  • Captain Elechi Amadi Polytechnic Captain Elechi Amadi Polytechnic, Port Harcourt  
  • Federal College of Education Federal College of Education, Jimeta  
  • National Institute of Construction Technology National Institute of Construction Technology, Uromi  
  • Osisatech Polytechnic Enugu Osisatech Polytechnic Enugu, Enugu  
  • Kwara State College of education, Ilorin Kwara State College of education, Ilorin, Ilorin  
  • Kogi State University Kogi State University, Anyigba  

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