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Admission Guidelines for Degree Programmes


I. General Entry Requirements
To be eligible for admission into the University, every student must fulfil the following requirements:


1. A pass in the
GCE Ordinary Level or Probatoire
2. A pass in
at least two GCE Advanced Level subjects or BAC
3. A pass in English Language at the GCE Ordinary Level or proof of Proficiency in the English Language from an accredited Language Learning Centre or the University Intensive English Language Course.

II. Degree Specific Entry Requirements

FACULTY OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

Degree Programme

O/L Requirement

A/L Requirement

English  

English Literature/English

History  

History

Geography  and Environmental Studies

Geography/Geology

Anthropology

2 AL

Philosophy

2 AL

FACULTY OF BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT SCIENCES

Degree Programme

O/L Requirement

A/L Requirement

Accounting

Maths /Business Maths/ Econs/Commerce

Relevant GCE Subjects at A/L. Also BAC G1, G2, G3

Banking & Finance

Maths /Business Maths/ Econs/Commerce

Relevant GCE Subjects at A/L. Also BAC G1, G2, G3

Economics

Maths /Business Maths/ Econs/Commerce

Economics

Insurance

Mathematics, English

Relevant GCE Subjects at A/L. Also BAC G1, G2, G3

Management

Mathematics, English

Relevant GCE Subjects at A/L. Also BAC G1, G2, G3

Marketing

Maths /Business Maths/ Econs/Commerce

Marketing/Econs/Commerce & Finance, Business, Maths,Accounting &Data Processing BAC G1, G2, G3

FACULTY OF SCIENCE

Biochemistry

Biology, Chemistry & Mathematics

Biology or Chemistry and  any other Science Subject/BAC C/BAC D

Computer Science

Mathematics

Any two Subjects including one of A/L Maths, Computer Science , ICT /BAC C or BAC D

Mathematics

Mathematics

At least C Grade in Maths/ BAC C or BAC D

Microbiology

Mathematics & Biology

Biology and any other Science Subject/ BAC C/BAC D

SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING

Electrical Eng.

Maths & Physics

Chemical Eng.

Chemistry & Maths/Physics

Civil Engineering

Maths & Physics

Mechanical Eng.

Maths & Physics

Petroleum Eng.

Chemistry & Maths/Physics

 

SCHOOL OF HEALTH AND MEDICAL SCIENCES

HND

Biology

Biology

Nursing

Biology

Biology

Med. Lab Science

Biology

Biology

Biomedical Sciences

Biology

Biology

Medicine

National Requirements

National Entrance Requirements

SCHOOL OF TROPICAL AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL RESOURCES

Agric Economics

Maths & Econs

Biology & any other A/L Science Subject

Animal Science

Biology

Biology/Zoology & any other A/L Science Subject

Crop & Soil Science

Biology

Biology/Botany & any other A/L Science Subject

Nutrition, Food Science & Technology

Biology/Chemistry

Biology & any other A/L Science Subject

 

MIDSTREAM ADMISSIONS

1. Students shall not be admitted into the final year of any degree programme
2. Only students from known and credible universities whose transcripts have been confirmed by their universities shall be eligible for admission.
3. The admission of such students shall depend on the recommendation of the Department to which they are applying, and each favourable recommendation shall be accompanied by a Table of Equivalence for courses which they have validated in their former university as well as the courses which they would need to do in CATUC.



ADMISSION INTO GRADUATE PROGRAMMES


I. General Requirements (For the Masters Degree)

1.  Applicants must be holders of a Bachelors Degree from the University or any other recognized University.
2. The Grade Point Average (GPA) of the candidate shall be 2.5/4 or higher
3.  For candidates with five or more years of work experience, a lower GPA might be acceptable, especially if their work experience is relevant to the field of study.


II. Degree Specific Entry Requirements

Masters Degree Level

General Requirements (For the Masters Degree)
      1. Applicants must be holders of a Bachelors Degree from the University or any other recognized University.

      2. The Grade Point Average (GPA) of the candidate shall be 2.5/4 or higher
      3. For candidates with five or more years of work experience, a lower GPA might be acceptable, especially if their work experience is relevant to the field of study.

Degree Specific Requirements

Degree Programme

Specific Requirements

MBA HRM and Development

At least Second Class Bachelors Degree in Business Management and related areas

MBA Project Management

At least Second Class Bachelors Degree in Business Management and related areas

MBA Banking, Taxation & Financial Services

At least Second Class Bachelors Degree in Business Management and related areas

Master of Philosophy

At least Second Class Bachelors Degree in Philosophy

MSc Health Economics, Policy and Management

At least Second Upper Class Bachelors Degree in a relevant area

MSc Healthcare/Hospital Management

At least Second Class Bachelors Degree in Health or Management related discipline

MSc Anthropology

At least Second Class Bachelors Degree in Anthropology/Sociology or related disciplines

MSc Mathematics B

Sc Mathematics (At least 2nd Class Division)

 

Ph.D Programmes

General Requirements (PhD)
        1. Applicants must be holders of a Masters Degree from a recognized University
        2. The Grade Point Average (GPA) of the candidate should be 3.00/4 or higher

Degree Specific Requirements

Degree Programme

Specific Requirements

PhD Philosophy

At least 2nd Class Masters Degree in Philosophy

PhD Anthropology

At least 2nd Class Masters Degree in Anthropology

 

NB:  For any enquiries concerning admission into the University, please call the Registry at (237) 243 07 29 42.

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