EKSU Direct/Top Up Degree: Portal, Price and Closing Date


This is to inform the general public that the application form for Degree Direct/Top-Up of the Ekiti State University is now on sale. Applicants should note the important information below before checking their eligibility and applying for the programmes.

Who Can Apply for EKSU Direct/Top-Up Degree

This programme is best called part-time form. It's ideal for:
  1. Candidates who did not write UTME or wrote but failed or those who were not given admission through post UTME. These applicants, if admitted, will spend 5 years for their courses on weekend lectures or evening lectures bases.
  2. Candidates who did not put in for JAMB Direct Entry or put in but not given admission. These applicants, if admitted will spend 4 years for their courses on weekend lectures or evening lecture bases.
  3. Candidates who had completed their HND but want to convert such to BSC Degree and possess EKSU certificate instead/in addition. These applicants, if admitted, will spend 3 years for their courses on weekend lectures or evening lectures bases.
  4. Working-class applicants who do not have time for regular degree courses.

Nature of  EKSU Top Up Degree Programme and Available Courses

The Programme is essentially a weekend programme designed to cater for working executives, and middle class and junior workers seeking to improve on their employment.  It runs on Fridays, Saturdays and sometimes Sundays. The programme runs the same programmes with the regular University programmes at the undergraduate level.

The following programmes are run in the Directorate and approved by the National Universities Commission as at July, 2013.

  1. B.Sc Accounting
  2. B.Sc Banking and Finance
  3. B.Sc Business Administration
  4. B.Sc Economics
  5. B.Sc Geography and Planning Science
  6. B.Sc Political Science
  7. B.Sc Psychology
  8. B.Sc Sociology
  9. B.A History and International

Mode of Supervision of the Programme

The Part-Time Programmes are supervised by the relevant and cognate Faculties and Departments in the regular programmes of the University.  The courses are taught by the same set of lecturers who teach them on the regular programmes as approved by the University Senate

All examinations are moderated by both internal and external examiners while the graded examination scripts are moderated by external examiners.  As part of the requirements for the award of the degree, each student is required to carry out research work and submit bound copies of the research findings.

The Type of Certificate in the Programme

At the end of the completion of studies, students are awarded the certificates of the University based on their programme of study.  Since they also went through the same courses of study like their counterparts in the regular programmes, no distinction is made in the degree awarded them and the regular students.

Closing Date/Deadline:  (until further notice)

Read also:
EKSU Direct/Top-UP Degree/Part-Time Requirements for UTME, SSCE, ND, NCE and HND Holders

Method of Application/Payment Procedure

  1. Candidates are to log on to the university's website Part Time/Top up Application Form. 
  2. candidates are to pay the sum of ten thousand naira only (N10,600.00) including convenience fee  by the usage of ATM card (Verve/Mastercard)
  3. click on the part-time application
  4. click Remita logo for payment
  5. enter the information requested for validation
  6. fill in the application form and submit after completion
  7. print a copy of the form after submission
  8. duly completed application forms with photocopies of credentials are to be submitted to the office of the part-time programme on the Ifaki campus.


  1. The O/L requirements for all courses are to be obtained at not more than two sittings.
  2. All programmes advertised are run on a PART-TIME basis i.e on weekends (Friday, Saturday and sometimes Sunday)./Evening Programme (Monday-Thursday)
  3. All duly completed applications must be submitted within six weeks from the date of this publication.

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  1. Is there Conversion course for HND in Civil engineering presently in EKSU?

    1. Kindly check the list of courses as advertised. You can also follow the application link to learn more on the school portal.

  2. Hello sir, I have an upper credit in office technology and management (OTM) from the Polytechnic Ibadan, I want to upgrade my HND to BSC but I don't seem to find any school with anything on this. Can I get any information on this? Thank you.

    1. The best I can recommend right now is for you to visit individual school's admission portal and check if they offer the course as a conversion programme.

  3. Please I want to know more about EKSU HND conversion programe and the duration

  4. Good day Mr Techie.
    I am a graduate of Mining Engineering (HND)Distinction from kogi state polytechnic, lokoja.. I want to apply into your school direct entry what course can I be given into 300level

    1. You have to speak with the university's admission office for their terms.

  5. What of those that have bought the form since October 2019. What is our fate cos we have not heard anything since the corona outbreak.

  6. i score 140 in jamb this year 2021 which university can i go

    1. None. Try a polytechnic or college of education instead.

  7. When is ekiti state form is coming out

  8. Good afternoon pls
    I want to be sure if HND to BSC in EKSU top up is 2 or 3 years

  9. Does Eksu top up prog come up on weekends or during the school long vacation?


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