UITH Post Basic Ophthalmic Nursing Programme Admission Form for 2024/2025 Academic Session

This is to inform qualified candidates that the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH) Post Basic Nursing Ophthalmic Diploma Programme for the 2024/2025 academic session is open for application.


UITH Post-Basic Ophthalmic Nursing Admission Requirements & Duration

Educational Qualification

  • West African School Certificate/General Certificate of Education/SSCE/NECO with passes at Credit Level in five (5) papers obtained at not more than two (2) sittings.
  • The papers must include English language, Mathematics and Science subjects, i.e. Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

Professional Qualification/Experience

  • Be a Registered Nurse duly registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria.
  • Have at least 1-year post-registration clinical/working experience in the relevant speciality area.
  • Show evidence of sponsorship by an institution or voluntary agencies.

Duration of the Course

  • 12 Calendar months, commencing from November 2024


  • Limited accommodation is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Selection/Interview Dates

  • Written examination: 14th July 2024.
  • Oral interview: 15th July 2024.

The closing date for application is 1st July 2024.

How to Apply for UITH Post-Basic Ophthalmic Nursing Admission Form

The application form is at the rate of N10,000 (Ten Thousand Naira Only) made payable through Remita to the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), Ilorin General Purpose account.

Candidates are requested to make payment using their own name as a Payer. Failure to do so he/she may be disqualified from the admission process.

  • All the data and scanned uploads (e.g. Certificates, Referees, Remita receipts etc.) on the form fields MUST be supplied correctly as required for your form to be processed.
  • Payment MUST be made first before proceeding to the form page
  • To make a payment, Log on to www.remita.net
  • Click on Pay FGN and State TSA
  • Select and click FGN Federal Government of Nigeria
  • Type the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital on whom you want to pay
  • Select UITH GENERAL PURPOSE on Name of Service/Purpose
  • Fill in the necessary information and make your payment.
  • For enquiry on payment issue, please contact: 09075225670, For Technical Support Contact webunit@uithilorin.org.ng or 08062303140
  • After payment is made through the Remita Platform, you can now proceed with your registration by filling out the online SPBN FORM with the Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) Number generated with the payment made.
  • Click APPLY NOW below. Then it will redirect to the interface where you will be asked to enter a VALID personal E-mail address.
  • A confirmation link will be sent to the E-mail you provided during the E-mail registration.
  • Login into your E-mail account by opening a new Tab in the same browser already opened.
  • Click on the link sent to your E-mail by noreply@uithilorin.
  • The SPBN application form will be made available for you to fill out and submit.
  • Select the school in the drop-down menu you wish to apply for.
  • Note: On the sponsor details form fields, you are expected to get the scanned signature of the sponsor in jpeg or png or jpg format for upload.
  • Note: Each candidate should upload THREE TYPED AND SCANNED REFEREES, WITH THE REFEREES LETTER HEADED PAPER, in jpeg png or jpg format.
  • Fill in every other field on the form as required.
  • After submission, wait 2 seconds as you will be directed to print or download the filled form.
  • NOTE: if you do not see your printout, it means your form was not successfully submitted, so you have to refill the form
  • NOTE: Please don’t bring the printout to UITH.


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