Dept of Computer Science

Alhassan Haruna Umar
Head of Department (2015 – Date)

Department of Computer Science was established in 2009 in order to fulfill the NBTE requirement of 70:30 science to art and humanities ratio. The department started with 18 ND students:
* 15 – Males and 3- Females students.
In 2013, two additional programmes were introduced:
* Diploma in Information Technology
* Diploma in Computer System and Networking
Currently, the department has over 300 students from all the three diploma courses offered.

Admission Requirements
 NATIONAL DIPLOMA AND NON-NATIONAL DIPLOMA COURSES

National Diploma in Computer Science

  • UTME Subjects: English, Mathematics and any two of Geography, Physics, Economics or Chemistry.
  • O’Level: Mathematics, a basic science and three other subjects chosen from the following:

Economics, Geography, Government/History, Further Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science. English Language, Typewriting. A credit passes in English Language and Physics are compulsory.  

Diploma in Information Technology & Diploma in Computer System and Networking

O’Level : 

a) Three credit level passes for Diploma programmes in GCE “O” level or Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSCE) at no more than two sittings. The Three subjects must include Mathematics and any other two subjects in Chemistry/Biology/Agricultural Sciences or Geography as well as pass mark in Physics and English Language.

b) Three credit passes in a NBTE recognized preliminary National Diploma course offered in a Polytechnic or similar post-secondary technical institution. The Three subjects must include Mathematics and any other two subjects in Chemistry/Biology/Agricultural Sciences or Geography as well as pass mark in Physics and English Language.

c) A pass in Computer Foundation Examination (CFE) of Computer Professionals Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN).