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List of Universities Offering Cybersecurity Courses in Nigeria

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Cybersecurity is without a doubt one of the most lucrative courses to study in Nigeria today with many opportunities waiting after graduation.

If you’ve been keen to study cybersecurity and want to find out which universities are offering the course, I can assure you you’ve come to the right place.

Indeed, in this article, I will show you the admission requirements to study cybersecurity, subject combinations, and schools offering cybersecurity as a course in Nigeria. Notwithstanding, I will also be talking about the career branches of cybersecurity (i.e. where you can work as a cybersecurity graduate)

Here is the list of universities that offer cybersecurity courses in Nigeria.

Cybersecurity careers are;

  • Security specialist
  • Responding to incidents
  • Security administrator
  • Vulnerability Assessor
  • Cryptographer
  • Security officer
  • Security architect
  • Chief Information Security Officer
  • Security analyst
  • Security auditor
  • Director of Security
  • Forensic expert
  • Penetration tester
  • Security consultant.
  • Security engineer
  • Source code auditor

Requirements to study cybersecurity

To study cybersecurity, certain criteria must be met, these criteria and requirements are;

Combination of subjects / JAMB UTME requirements

At UTME, please note that English language is mandatory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combinations required to study Cyber ​​Security Sciences at the Faculty of Science of the above universities include:

Mathematics, physics and one of biology, chemistry, agricultural sciences, economics and geography

Level O requirements

The combination of O-level subjects and the requirements for studying cybersecurity science;

You need ;
Five (5) SSCE credits to include English language, mathematics, physics and two other science subjects

NOTES ON SPECIAL CONSIDERATION (WAIVER)

(i) FUTMINNA requires five (5) “O” level credits, including English language, mathematics, biology, physics and / or chemistry and any other scientific subject. For cybersecurity, science is the same as IT.

Direct entry conditions

These are the requirements that you must meet to gain direct entry admission to study Cyber ​​Security Sciences if you do not intend to use UTME.

You need ;
(i) Two A / L passes in science subjects, including mathematics

(ii) NCE with at least merit in mathematics and one other subject in science or social sciences.

How many years does it take to study cybersecurity in Nigeria?

In Nigeria, studying cybersecurity science at university through JAMB UTME lasts four (4) years. If you are admitted by direct entry, you will study this course for three (3) years.

Cyber ​​Security Salary in Nigeria

The average salary of a cybersecurity analyst in Nigeria is around N 203,477 (two hundred and three thousand, four hundred and seventy-seven naira) per month.

Now I believe I was able to cover this subject of cybersecurity as a course, Nigerian universities that offer it and its requirements. Don’t let the speculation block your eyes as this course is one of the highest paying in the world today.

Please feel free to share this information with your friend who might be interested in knowing about the course. If you have any questions or doubts, please let me know via the comments section below.

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UMYU acceptance fee, admission letter 2021/2022

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Umaru Musa Yar’adua University, Procedures for paying UMYU acceptance fees and printing admission letters for the 2021/2022 academic session, newly admitted candidates.

UMYU acceptance fee, admission letter

This is to inform all applicants newly admitted to UTME and direct entry to Umaru Musa Yar’adua University (UMYU), Kastina, that they can now print their admission letters and proceed payment of their admission fees online.

See also: UMYU UTME Admission List and UMYU DE Admission List.

UMYU acceptance fee, admission letter

  • Access the UMYU admission portal at https://collegeportal.umyu.edu.ng/ug/applicant/index/
  • Log in using your JAMB number and the password used for the Post UTME connection
  • To make payment for the acceptance fee, please click here
  • Make payment of the acceptance fee which is N5,000 for natives and N10,000 for non-natives. Note that there is an N300 processing fee, bank fee, and an N50 stamp duty
  • Payment can be made either by: –
    • Bank branch (for this option, print the transaction ID and bring it to a bank branch to pay) or
    • Pay now (for this option use your ATM card to pay online).
  • Make sure to print your receipt after paying the acceptance fee
  • After successful payment, you will be redirected to a link to print your admission letter

After paying the admission fee and printing the admission letter, proceed to: UMYU Enrollment Guidelines for New Students.

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EKSU Orientation Program Calendar for Freshmen 2020/2021

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Ekiti State University, EKSU Orientation Program the date, place and time of the 2020/2021 academic session for newly admitted students have been announced.

EKSU Freshers Orientation Program

This is to inform all undergraduate students newly admitted in 2020/2021 of Ekiti State University (EKSU) that the university leadership has announced the date, time and location of their orientation program.

EKSU Freshers Orientation Program Calendar

The 2020/2021 orientation exercise at Ekiti State University has been scheduled as follows:

Date: – Thursday September 9, 2021
Location: Main Auditorium of the University
Time: 10:00 a.m.

All new students are advised to attend the exercise.

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UMYU registration procedure for 2021/2022 Freshers

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Umaru Musa Yar’adua University, UMYU registration procedure for the academic session 2021/2022 newly admitted students.

UMYU registration guidelines

The management of Umaru Musa Yar’adua University (UMYU), Kastina, has released the enrollment guidelines for all students admitted during the 2021/2022 academic session.

See also: UMYU Admission List.

UMYU Fee Student Enrollment Guidelines

Read the registration steps carefully before starting your online registration.

STEP 1: PROCEDURE FOR PRINTING THE LETTER OF ADMISSION

  • Visit https://umyu.edu.ng/ click on Payment of admission fees and printing of admission letter in the left navigation menu of the University home page.
  • The link will redirect you to the following URL https://collegeportal.umyu.edu.ng/ug/applicant/index/
  • Log in using your JAMB number and the password used for the Post UTME login.
  • To make payment for the acceptance fee, please click here
  • Make the payment of the acceptance fee which is 5,000 N for natives and 10,000 N for non-natives. Note that there is an N300 processing fee, bank fee, and an N50 stamp duty.
  • Payment can be made either by: –
    • Bank branch (for this option, print the transaction ID and bring it to a bank branch to pay) or
    • Pay now (for this option use your ATM card to pay online).
  • Be sure to print your receipt after paying the acceptance fee.
  • Once payment is complete, you will be redirected to a link to print your admission letter.
  • In the left menu, click the Print other forms links to print the associated documents for the record.
  • After printing the admission letter and other forms, click on “Connect to portal” to be redirected to the student portal for registration.

STEP 2: REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT PROCEDURE

  • Once redirected to the student portal, please confirm your level and update your personal profile by completing all required fields.
  • Make sure you upload your passport photo and signature in JPEG format (each no larger than 100KB). Make sure you provide your correct email address, home address, and phone number.
  • At this point, a student proceeds to payment using the Paydirect platform provided by clicking on one of the following payment options:
  • Bank branch (for this option, print the transaction ID and bring it to a bank branch to pay) or
  • Pay now (for this option use your ATM card to pay online).
  • For Payment Medium: Select the Payment Medium link from the “Payment Manager” menu on your portal, then click “Request” next to the transaction ID you paid for. You can also print your payment receipt by selecting the Payment Medium link from the “Payment Manager” menu on your portal, then click “Print Receipt” next to the transaction ID you paid for.

* IMPORTANT NOTES

  • All students must upload their scanned passport photo (JPEG format no more than 100KB) and signature (JPEG format no more than 100KB), as a requirement for online registration.
  • Once you have completed updating the profile as required, click on the “Save Profile” button at the bottom of the page. You will be automatically redirected to the payment page.

STEP 3: ACCESS TO THE STUDENT PORTAL

  • Once the payment is successful, the candidate must again click on Connect to portal (https://collegeportal.umyu.edu.ng) to get the matrix number.
  • Bring the registration number and proof of payment to the ICT Directorate to retrieve your official University email address (without this email you cannot access the portal again). Note that you must use your official email address each time you want to log into the portal to complete your registration.

STEP 4: GENERATION OF THE STUDENT IDENTITY CARD

  • Note that you must have uploaded your passport and signature as required in step 2.
  • Collection of identity cards, a date will be announced to the Security Unit
  • For assistance or inquiries please contact: ICT Helpdesk at icthelpdesk@umyu.edu.ng

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