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ENTRANCE EXAMINATION INTO THE DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE OF THE SCHOOL OF HEALTH AND MEDICAL SCIENCES OF THE CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF CAMEROON, BAMENDA FOR THE KUMBO CAMPUS



The Minister of Higher Education by Ministerial order No. 16/0455/MINESUP of  June 2, 2016 has launched the National Qualifying Examination for Medical Training in Cameroon for the academic year 2016 – 2017.

The
School of Health and Medical Sciences – CATUC of Kumbo is allocated 30 places out of 500 available nationwide for Medicine.  According to the Ministerial Order, each candidate shall choose to sit for admission in only one institution and for one field of study.

The examination takes place on
Friday 23 September 2016.

Here are the conditions for admission to the Examination:

  • Candidates for the entrance into the first year shall be aged twenty three (23) years at most as at 1  January of the year of the examination.

  • Holders of the Baccalaureat of the General Secondary Education in series C or D ; or

  • Holders of the General Certificate of Education passes according to specified requirements and in the following subjects: GCE Advanced Level in Biology and Chemistry, GCE ordinary level in Biology, Chemistry and Physics or Mathematics, provided these subjects were obtained during the same session.

  • Any other certificate recognized as equivalent by the Minister of Higher Education.


Complete application files must include the following documents:

  • An individual information sheet duly filled by the candidate to be downloaded from the sites www.concours-medicine.uninet.cm  and   www.minesup.gov.cm . The form bearing an identification number shall be printed by the candidate.

  • A certified true copy of the birth certificate of less than 6 months;
  • A certified true copy of the required certificate for the national examination;
  • 4 colour passport size photographs with the names of the candidate at the back ;
  • A medical certificate attesting that the person concerned is fit to study medicine;
  • A Baccalaureat or GCE/AL transcript ;
  • A Probatoire or GCE/OL transcript
  • The receipt of payment of the sum of twenty thousand (20,000) CFAF as registration fees for the examination, bearing the field of study, to the address of the Financial Agent of the Department of University Accreditations and Quality (DAUQ), issued from any Express Union branch to Express Union Warda Branch, Yaounde

  • Two stamped self-addressed envelopes.


Complete application files shall be deposited latest on 9th September 2016 at the following institutions:

  • Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences of the University of Yaounde I

  • Faculty of Medicine and Pharmaceutical Sciences of the University of Douala;

  • Faculty of Health Sciences of the University of Bamenda;

  • Faculty of Health Sciences of University of Buea;

  • Faculty of Sciences of the University of Dschang;

  • Higher Teachers' Training School of the University of Maroua;

  • Faculty of Science of the University of Ngaoundere;

  • Governor's Office Bertoua, East Region;

  • Governor's Office Garoua, North Region,

  • Branch of the Faculty of Agronomy and Agricultural Sciences of the University of Dschang;  Ebolowa.


NB:

  • CATUC shall require candidates who have studied in any language other than English to present an internationally recognized language proficiency certificate such as TOEFEL.

  • For Tuition and other Fees in CATUC click here  or read about Medicine Programme in CATUC


An examination centre shall be attached to the place where the candidate deposits his/her file and the candidate should compulsorily sit for the examination in the centre attached to the place where he/she submitted his/her file.


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