BSc Computer Science - Federal University Lafia | Educartis

4 years
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Course Overview

In a world that is driven by information technology, the Federal University, Lafia offers the  degree course in Computer Science to equip students with the necessary skills to function in the modern world. Undergraduates will learn about computer architecture, and how its different components are intertwined. It provide a broad and balanced foundation in computer science knowledge and practical skills. It educates students on the designing and building of hardware and software systems for a wide range of purposes. The curriculum also includes classes on programming, artificial intelligence, algorithms, and advanced data analysis. 

Being a graduate of Computer Science equips you to design, optimise computer applications software, and express expertise in software development, programming and system optimisation. You’ll also be able to analyse data processing problems to improve computer systems, while enhancing system compatibility so information can be shared easily. You will be provided with the knowledge and skills base for further studies in computer science or multi-disciplinary studies involving computer science.
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How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

By completing the course, you would be able to do the following:

  • Apply fundamental principles of computing to different applications;
  • Work effectively, individually and among teams, to design and implement solutions to computational and systemic problems;
  • Formulate solutions to computing problems and analyse their efficiency;
  • Apply mathematical foundations, algorithmic principles, and computer science theories in the modeling and design of computer-based systems.
Certification obtained

At the completion of the course, you will receive a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science.

What jobs will I qualify for?

  • Database Administrator
  • Application Analyst
  • Multimedia Programmer
  • Software Engineer


When do I start?

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Admission Criteria

Direct Entry
  • Two A’level passes in science subject including Mathematics.
  • NCE with at least merit in Mathematics and one other science or social science subject
  • Diploma in Data processing with at least a merit pass from a recognized university
  • HND in Data processing, Engineering and Mathematics with an overall B grade may be considered

  • Five O’level passes including English language, Mathematics, physics and any two from Chemistry, Biology, Agricultural science and Economics.
  • UTME subjects must include Mathematics, Physics and one of Biology Chemistry Economics and Geography.

How do I apply?

Step 1: Candidates for screening should pay N2,500 screening fee Via Remita in favour of the University in any Commercial bank.
Step 2: After payment, candidates should come along with their credentials for admission screening on the designated dates. 

Payment options

  • Bank Deposit

Detailed course information

 The course curriculum includes:

  • Computer Systems and Design
  • Programming
  • Design and Analysis of Systems
  • Data Structures
  • Visual Programming
  • Computer Architecture
  • Computation Theory
  • Operating Systems
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Algorithms

Course Provider

Email & Website
Phone & Location
  • +2348173806660
  • P.M.B 146, Lafia 234