DEGREES FOR PRIOR SELF-STUDY AND PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE, SUBMISSION OF A RESEARCH THESIS OR BASED ON A LIST OF COURSES THAT YOU HAD COMPLETED FROM OTHER EXTERNAL INSTITUTES (NO PROOF REQUIRED)

UOC believes that every student who applies for a degree program is a mature, conscientious and responsible individual who is sincere in his / her desire to be successful. UOC recognizes this desire by granting the degrees to the individual by way of liberal admission and evaluation procedures, without any rigorous criteria and remains dedicated to its founding principle, that a liberal educational program teaches disciplined reasoning, effective communication, and love of learning.

To get certified

1.    To get Diploma / Degree Certificates from UOC, enrol by sending the completed Application Form to UOC.

2.    Pay a service charge to UOC as suggested in the Fees Section, on the offer of Admission.

3.   Send us a self-declaration letter listing the courses you have completed and stating that you have successfully finished the courses. The Institution believes that its students are mature and motivated to achieve their educational goals. And rigorous examination procedure beat the very purpose of the Institutions very existence and its basic philosophy, to allow the students to earn a qualification on a much more flexible basis than traditional Institutions. Qualifications are earned by demonstrating what you know, understood, and through the skills & the knowledge acquired, not how long you can warm a chair and then later on vomiting it out. Education is not just regurgitation of facts.

4.    Subsequently, based on your qualifications and the exam results, you will receive diploma / degree certificates with grade / mark sheet, from UOC.

PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE BASED DEGREES - Fastest Way To Career Progression

At UoC, we offer you the best and most authentic life experience degree programs. By offering life experience degree programs in a wide variety of industry preferred degree majors including business management, engineering, criminal justice, nursing, computer science and many more, we make sure you achieve the highest levels of your professional dreams through accredited and recognized education. Our life experience degree programs are not only completely accredited by various accreditation bodies, they are also recognized by our partner employers all across the globe, who actively seek life experience degree graduates of UoCto be hired as their work force.

From thousands of years now, people have actively seek education as the one of most important aspect for career progression and thanks to the internet technology that acquisition of education is made so much easier; through the life experience degree programs. Online life experience degree programs prepare individuals for the upcoming challenges of the highly demanding professional life and not only life experience degrees prepare individuals they also recognize their prior learning experience that they have gained either through education or by working in a professional setup. Online life experience degree programs holds all the positive factors for you to enrol in a life experience degree of your choice because not only that life experience degrees are convenient, easy to acquire and recognized they also come in a very pocket friendly price which will not over burden you at all.

In the previous years as the great recession struck our economies, the rise of educating oneself according to the latest industry standards became crucial and since the world faced downsizing at a very massive level, too many people were left jobless and struggling. In order to cope up in such difficult times, online life experience degrees were your key to a better job prospect. Since life experience degree programs are granted to the applicants on the basis of what they already know, therefore life experience degrees are considered a smarter and much effective way of getting your earlier earned credits recognized, so that an employer may trust on your skills and in return offer you a job at his organization. When we talk of earlier earned credits for a life experience degree we actually refer to prior learned credits which can be either from your academics or your professional work experience.

Latest researches have proved that online life experience degrees are the most effective and applauded mode of education by working adults in the United States and around the globe. As the popularity of life experience degrees are rising, more and more people are opting for accredited life experience degree programs from UoC as we offer life experience degrees in much affordable price than any other life experience degree provider around the world. Not only that a life experience degree from UoC is completely accredited it is also accepted at all the leading universities for further education and at all the leading employers for profound employment opportunities.

The best about the online life experience degrees are yet to come. Not only that a life experience degree is offered to working adults, they are also offered to students who might have dropped off their education due to personal or financial reasons. Every year, UoCofficials are contacted by thousands of such students who have dropped their education in the middle and now they want to complete it with the help of an accredited life experience college degree from UoC. Life experience college degree as the name suggests are offered to students who were in their college or high school when they left their education. The earlier earned college credits after successful evaluation will be converted to an accredited online life experience college degree which will then be shipped to the student at their doorstep within two weeks-time only.

So, with the above mentioned factors it is clear that life experience degree programs are the fastest way of career progression. If you are also looking to achieve career progress, you should too acquire a life experience degree from UoC.

Degree Eligibility

The awards are open to everyone; there are no entry qualifications, no admission interviews, nor barriers whatsoever. We do however request you to send us a copy of your verifiable resume in order to properly determine whether you should be admitted. In the absence of a clear and concise summary of your qualifications, we may also use your professional LinkedIn profile or other online resume tool to decide on your admission.

UOC allows weightage for all previous studies, independent or correspondence course studies, seminars, workshops, language skills and any other learning process whether acquired in formal or informal settings. We are careful to whom we make our awards to but we will consider any award be it a Bachelor, Master or Doctorate in almost any subject. We believe that your UoC credentials will be of benefit to you and that you may already have the experience and knowledge to qualify. This program is designed for everyone whatever their sex, age, race, social or ethnic background. We do not ask you to take time off work or does our program have any residency qualification.

UOC allows weightage for all previous studies, independent or correspondence course studies, seminars, workshops, language skills and any other learning process whether acquired in formal or informal settings. We are careful to whom we make our awards to but we will consider any award be it a Bachelor, Master or Doctorate in almost any subject. We believe that your UoC credentials will be of benefit to you and that you may already have the experience and knowledge to qualify. This program is designed for everyone whatever their sex, age, race, social or ethnic background. We do not ask you to take time off work or does our program have any residency qualification.

Perhaps you do qualify for your college award not yet acquired. Submit your resume preferably through plain email and please clearly state what you would like to accomplish. We will realistically assess your opportunities and advise you accordingly, at no charge to you.

Please feel welcome to send in your resume for our free assessment to our e-mail address.

THE PROGRAMS - EXAMPLE OF DEGREES OFFERED

BUSINESS PROGRAMS

Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A)

Master of Business Administration (M.B.A)

Doctor of Business Administration (D.B.A. / PhD)

Areas of concentrations;

The student may choose the area of study from the following topics.

General Administration Human Resources Management Finance Management Purchase Management
Production Management Industrial Management Media Management Project Management
Construction Management Management Information Systems Environment Management Tourism Management
Shipping and Logistics Management Portfolio Management Marketing Management Small Business Management
Materials Management Foreign Trade (Import / Export) Management Sales Management Total Quality Management
Foreign Exchange & Treasury Management Contract Management Hotel – Hospital – Catering – Restaurant Management Operations Management
Travel Airlines Management Cargo & Courier Management Office Management
Quality Assurance Management Equity Research & Analysis Management Merchant Banking & Financial Services Industrial Security & Safety – Fire Management
Hire Purchase & Leasing Finance Management Consulting Management International Business Management International Marketing Management
Communication Management Market Research Public Relation Advertising
Training & Development Interior design & Decoration Computer in office Management Business & Labour Laws
Journalism Fashion design & Technology Computer Software application Maintenance Management
Hospital Administration Real Estate Management Others

SCIENCE, ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY

Bachelor / Master / Doctor of Engineering (B.E. / M.E. and PhD)

Bachelor / Master / Doctor of Science (B.S. / M.S., B.Sc. / M.Sc. and PhD)

Bachelor / Master / Doctor of Technology (B. Tech. / M. Tech and PhD)

Bachelor / Master / Doctor of Architecture (B. Arch / M. Arch and PhD)

Bachelor / Master / Doctor of Computer Application (BCA / MCA and PhD)

Areas of Specialization, Examples;

Aeronautical Automobile Agriculture Chemical
Civil Computer Science Electricals Electronics
Industrial Mechanical Production Textile
Petroleum Bio Medical IT any other.

COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE

Alternative Medical Therapies Herbal Medicines Yoga Others- MD/ PhD

ARTS AND HUMANITIES

Any discipline History Sociology Anthropology
Language Commerce Economics Accounting
Human Rights Women Studies Social Work etc. (BA / MA / PhD)

FINE ARTS

Any discipline. (BA / MA / PhD)


MEDIA STUDIES

Print / TV / Film / Digital Media Studies – Journalism, Mass Communication Visual Communications Film Direction
Cinematography Editing Sound Engineering others (BA / MA / BSc / MSc / PhD)

LAW

BL / ML / PhD. Any discipline.


ATHEISM, RELIGION AND SPIRITUALITY

BA / MA / PhD. Any discipline.


SCIENCE

Any discipline. (BSc / MSc / PhD)


OTHER PROGRAMS FOR PROFESSIONS NOT LISTED

If a student determines that a particular country / state have a requirement for a course not in the list of programs offered by AKU, the student may request the Dean to have a course. The request will be specially considered by the Vice President of Academic Affairs and upon his recommendation, will be offered to the student.

Note: Some programs / courses may not be available for offer to the students, for the current session.

If a student determines that a particular country / state have a requirement for a course not in the list of programs offered by AKU, the student may request the Dean to have a course. The request will be specially considered by the Vice President of Academic Affairs and upon his recommendation, will be offered to the student.

RECOGNITION OF PREVIOUSLY ACQUIRED COMPETENCES

The procedure has been defined by the AKU and involves putting together a portfolio, including an evaluation carried out by a commission of three assessors.

What are Previously Acquired Competences?

Previously acquired Competences

Previously acquired competences are the sum of the knowledge, insights, skills and attitudes you have acquired by means of certain learning processes, but which have not been recognised with a certificate.

Competences

Competences are therefore knowledge, insight, skills and attitudes which you have acquired, thanks to professional experience, self-instruction, practical experience, volunteering, hobbies and so on (e.g. artistic competences, technical competences, management competences, etc.). Candidates are required to prove they possess these competences by means of a portfolio.

Recognition

You can request that your previously acquired competences be recognised in relation to a whole group of programme components, individual programme components or even parts of components.

Competence certificate

If your portfolio is approved by the commission, you will receive the AKU Degree certificate.

Who was the procedure developed for?

Lateral entrants

The procedure is mainly aimed at lateral entrants. These are mostly adults who want to start or resume their studies, take a second chance or further hone the skills needed for their jobs, hobbies or interests.

All academic programmes

This procedure applies to all academic programmes: Bachelors, Masters, Advanced Masters, Doctoral, Post-Doctoral, and so on.

Admission requirements

Candidates will need to fulfil the admission requirements for the programme they wish to request competence recognition for.

How do I get recognised?

Evaluation of the portfolio and decision

Composition of the evaluation commission: your portfolio will be evaluated by a commission made up of three assessors. The commission decides whether or not to recognise your competences within eight weeks of receiving your portfolio.

Decision and ruling: the evaluation commission decides, by majority, which competence(s) are to be recognised on the basis of the portfolio, and provides sufficient justification for its decision. You will receive the evaluation commission's ruling and granting of competence Degree certificates for any competences that have been recognised. If rejected, you can appeal the decision.

CERTIFICATIONS

The Degrees are conferred with all rights, honours and privileges appertaining thereto, directly by AKU, USA, to the student upon meeting the Institutions Graduation requirements and their financial obligations.

YOU CAN ALSO OPT TO RECEIVE RELEVANT CERTIFICATES FROM MINISTRY OF EDUCATION, ROYAL GOVERNMENT OF CAMBODIA ACCREDITED AND MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS ATTESTED, IIC UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, CAMBODIA AND ABDUL KALAM UNIVERSITY, USA.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

The online application form may be filled and submitted, any time to AKU admissions office through AKU website.

EVALUATION OF YOUR PORTFOLIO;

1. Application: The application form should be filled. A comprehensive application is comprised of all vocational, professional and academic education and detailed background. It is the philosophy of the institution that the evaluation of an applicant’s lifelong learning experience is the basis of the program. Thus, it is important to include anything that may be of value in this crucial evaluation, including military services, extensive travel, etc.

2. Transcripts: Copies of transcripts / certificates from previous attended institutions, colleges or universities may be provided for evaluation purposes.

3. Documentation Copies: In – service Training / Workshop / Seminars for evaluation purposes, it is important that the applicant list any and all workshop, training and seminars that have been attended in the courses of employment, services, or study in the field for which admission is sought. Documentation may take the form of a copy of certificate or a letter from a sponsoring employer, certifying attendance and a brief description of the training received.