The minimum duration of the programme is eight (8) semesters for students admitted into 100 level through the UTME and six (6) semesters for those admitted into 200 level by Direct Entry. Any student that fails to graduate at the end of the normal academic session, will not be allowed to exceed a total of twelve (12) semesters in the case of UTME students and ten (10) semesters in the case of Direct Entry students.