UNILAG Proficiency Certificate In European Languages Admission


Where does one acquire a Proficiency Certificate in European Languages and pave the way for an enriching academic journey? The University of Lagos, through its Human Resources Development Centre, opens up new horizons for aspiring linguists with its 2023/2024 academic session offerings.

UNILAG Proficiency Certificate in European Languages Admission

The Human Resources Development Centre (HRDC) of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) is pleased to announce that it is accepting applications from candidates with the requisite qualifications for its Proficiency Certificate in European Languages. The programme, which is slated for the 2023/2024 academic session, is tailored for those individuals who aim to excel in European languages, namely French, Russian, German, and Spanish.

🏫 Institution University of Lagos (UNILAG)
🗓️ Academic Session 2023/2024
📚 Programme Proficiency Certificate in European Languages
🎓 Advancement Eligibility for Foundation Programme or UTME after completion
📋 Eligibility Credits in 5 relevant subjects including English and Mathematics
💷 Application Fee N15,000
🕒 Duration One Full Academic Session (October 16, 2023 – July 31, 2024)
📝 Selection Exam English and Mathematics, results released on October 11, 2023

Objectives: Your Future in Language Studies Starts Here

Upon successful completion of this specialized programme, candidates are not merely left with a proficiency certificate but also with the option to progress into UNILAG’s esteemed Foundation Programme. This further academic course offers the prospect of obtaining a 200 Level Bachelor of Arts Degree in any of the four European languages taught. In addition, graduates can opt to sit for the University Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME). It should be noted, however, that to be eligible for further academic pursuits, candidates must hold credits in no fewer than five relevant subjects, which must include English Language and Mathematics, all of which should have been obtained in a single sitting.

Programme Specifications: Key Information at a Glance

Mode of Study:
This is a full-time programme, structured as a Non-Residential Day Course.

Duration and Academic Timeline:
The Proficiency Certificate in European Languages programme will commence on the 16th of October, 2023, and conclude on the 31st of July, 2024, thereby covering a full academic session.

Entry Requirements: The Criteria for Admission

For eligibility into this language mastery programme, candidates are mandated to possess O-Level credits in the following subjects: Mathematics, English Language, two Arts subjects, and one other subject. Furthermore, these credits must all be acquired in a single examination sitting.

How to Apply: Your Guide to Becoming a UNILAG Student

Application Fees and Steps to Complete the Application

An application for this programme requires the payment of a non-refundable fee of N15,000. To begin the application process, prospective students should:

  1. Visit the HRDC Portal: Navigate to the official HRDC website at http://hrdc.unilag.edu.ng
  2. Select “Prospective Students”: Choose the appropriate option on the landing page.
  3. Initiate Fresh Application: This will bring up several options which you are required to complete.
  4. Proceed to Payment: Click ‘Continue’, print out the payment advice, and pay the stipulated fee of N15,000 at any commercial bank.

Selection Examination: Important Details

Please note that a qualifying examination covering English Language and Mathematics will be administered for all applicants. This exam will take place on Thursday, October 5, 2023, at Room 402 B, Faculty of Arts Building, University of Lagos, Akoka. The results of this examination will be announced on Wednesday, October 11, 2023.

Further Information: For Any Additional Queries

For more detailed information, feel free to reach out to the HRDC via their official email: hrdc@unilag.edu.ng.

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