Certificate in Business and Information Technology (CBIT)

Post on 23 February 2018

Programme Description

The Certificate programme in Business and Information Technology is approved by the Kwara State University (KWASU) Management. It is a four (4) month intensive course leading to the award of a Certificate in Business and Information Technology. The Programme is designed to provide participants with functional ICT Knowledge and purposeful skills in a contemporary business world.

Potentials students for the proposed programme include secondary school graduates with interest in business, communication and information technology, adult learners with business or technical backgrounds.

However, every graduand of the CBIT programme would be duly assisted to facilitate entry into the degree programme.

 Programme Benefits

This programme is designed to meet the challenges and opportunities presented by advances in Business and Information Technology. It provides a breath of knowledge and skills in Information Technology (IT) for you to specialize and gain a high level of expertise in specific areas. In conjunction with learning the technical skills required for its professionals, you will develop strong project and communication management skills and technique in IT.

Available Course Modules

This programme focuses on the course modules listed below:

  1. Fundamentals of Business Management
  2. Office Operations and practices
  3. Communication and multimedia
  4. Hardware Maintenance and Networking
  5. IT Business

Entry Requirements

The course is open to all who need to acquire proficiency in IT for effectiveness at work or further studies. Minimum of secondary education is required.

Other details

Duration and Batches per year:

Course duration shall be four (4) months. There shall be three batches per year

The proposed programme consists of one academic semester of 16 weeks each. Students will complete the programme in 14 weeks. The remaining 2 weeks will be set aside for students’ work evaluation and final examination. There will be approximately 20 hours of class time a week.

Application fee:

Five thousand naira (5,000) only.


Sixty Thousand Naira(60,000) only inclusive of course materials payable in two installments of N40,000 and N20,000 respectively.


The programme shall be domiciled in Ilorin at the KWASU Conference Centre, behind M.D Ayoka Filling Station, close by Ministry of Agriculture, Sango, Ilorin

Class Hours

Class Hours will be between 9-1 pm for (high school leavers and 3.00 pm to 7.00 pm for adult learners daily, Monday to Friday.

For more information, please contact us on

Tel: 08144961160, 07060451894, 08055529622

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Or simply visit our website at www.kwasu.edu.ng

You may also visit our KWASU Contact Office,

Along Sango Road, Ilorin, Kwara State.