Undergraduate Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements for Degree Programmes

WASSCE or SSSCE holders who are seeking to apply for admission into the Degree programmes must have at least C6 in all their three Core and three Elective Subjects. Candidates should therefore possess, at least, credit passes in the following:

  • Three core subjects (English Language, Mathematics (Core) and Integrated Science /Social Studies).
  • Any three elective subjects such as
    • Physics,
    • Chemistry,
    • Biology,
    • Agricultural Science,
    • Mathematics (elective)/Further Mathematics,
    • Economics,
    • Geography,
    • Business Management, and
    • Accounting, among others.
  • Should have an aggregate score of 36 or better in the best six subjects (that is, three core subjects listed above and three relevant electives).
  • Meet the Departmental requirements.
Mature Applicants
  • Candidates must be at least 25 years of age and must show documentary evidence.
  • In addition, must have any of the following:
    1. Five G.C.E β€˜O’ Level subjects including English Language, Mathematics and General Science, and
    2. SSSCE/WASSCE passes in
      • English Language(Core),
      • Mathematics(Core) and
      • Integrated Science
      • as well as two elective science subjects.
HND & Diploma Holders

HND and other Diploma applicants seeking admission into Degree programmes should possess at least a:

    1. Second Class Lower or better in related programmes, who may be admitted into Level 200.
    2. Third Class or Pass shall be considered for admission into Level 100.
πŸ”” NOTE

These programmes are for Pure Science (WASSCE/SSSCE) students. However, non-science-based applicants with Credit Passes in

    • Elective Mathematics,
    • Further Mathematics,
    • Business Mathematics
    • Costing,
    • Accounting,
    • Business Management,
    • Economics and
    • Geography,

and at least a C6 or D in Integrated Science may qualify to apply for some of these programmes.

πŸ”” All applicants of the undergraduate programmes with foreign certificates shall be required to get them verified by the Ghana Tertiary Education Commission (GTEC) before they can be accepted into any of the programmes.

SPECIFIC ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCE

For admission into the Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Medical Laboratory Science programme, the applicant must have the following:

i. West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSSCE) with credit passes (A1-C6) or Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSSCE) with credit passes (A-D) in three core subjects including English Language (Core), Mathematics (Core), and Integrated Science and three elective subjects including Biology, Chemistry and Physics or Elective Mathematics.

SPECIFIC ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE SCHOOL OF NURSING AND MIDWIFERY PROGRAMMES

A. 4-Year B.Sc. in Nursing

For admission into the Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Nursing programme, the applicant must meet the following important requirements:

i. The West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSSCE) with credit passes (A1-C6) or Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSSCE) with credit passes (A-D) in three core subjects including English Language (Core), Mathematics (Core), and Integrated Science and three elective subjects including Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Elective Mathematics.

Applicants with elective subjects in the areas of General Arts, Home Economics with Biology or General Agriculture MAY be considered.

The cut-off point for admission is an aggregate of 14 or better. Selected applicants will be admitted to Level 100 after they have passed a selection interview.

πŸ”” NOTE: Applicants with elective subjects in Horticulture, Animal Husbandry, General Agric. (Subject), Sculpture, Graphic Design, Clothing and Textile, carpentry, Typewriting, Accounting, Costing, Leather Work, fashion, painting are advised NOT TO APPLY.

ii. Nurse Assistant Preventive (NAP)

Applicants should possess a valid Auxiliary Identification Number (AIN) and have successfully completed the C. K. Tedam University of Technology and Applied Sciences access programme and passed the assessment. Selected applicants will be admitted to Level 100 after they have passed a selection interview.

iii. Nurse Assistant Clinical (NAC)

Applicants should have completed the C. K. Tedam University of Technology and Applied Sciences access programme and passed the assessment.

Possession of a valid Auxiliary Identification Number (AIN) is a requirement. Successful applicants will be admitted to Level 200 after they have passed a selection interview.

iv. Registered Midwife with a Diploma

Applicants should have met the under-listed criteria:

        • Must be fully registered with the N&MC, Ghana, and hold a Midwifery license.
        • Have a valid Professional Identification Number (PIN).

Selected applicants will be admitted to Level 200 after they have passed a selection interview.

v. Registered General Nurse with Post Diploma

        • Must be fully registered with the N&MC, Ghana, and hold a Midwifery license.
        • Have a valid Professional Identification Number (PIN).

Selected applicants will be admitted to Level 300 after they have passed a selection interview.

B. 4-Year B.Sc. in Paediatric Nursing

      • Applicants of the above program must either hold a Bachelor of Science in Nursing or a Diploma in Registered General Nurses (RGN), Registered Midwives (RM), and Registered Community/Public Health Nurses (RCN/PHN).
      • Applicants with a certificate in Paediatric Nursing and a diploma have an added advantage.
      • Apart from the academic qualifications, all applicants will be required to be fully registered with the N&MC, Ghana, and hold a requisite license.
      • A valid Professional Identification Number (PIN) is a prerequisite for admission.

Selected applicants will be admitted to Level 300 after they have passed a selection interview.

C. 4-Year B.Sc. in Midwifery

i. The West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSSCE) with credit passes (A1-C6) or Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSSCE) with credit passes (A-D) in three core subjects including English Language (Core), Mathematics (Core), and Integrated Science and three elective subjects including General Science, General Arts, and Home Economics with Biology.

The cut-off point for admission is aggregate 14 or better.

Students with Science electives are preferred.

Selected applicants will be admitted to Level 100 after they have passed a selection interview

ii. Post NAC/ NAP certificate.

      • Possess a valid Auxiliary Identification Number(AIN) from N&MC, Ghana.
      • Pass an access course examination that will be conducted by the University.

Selected applicants will be admitted to Level 100 after they have passed a selection interview.

iii. Mature students (Post basic certificate), Registered Midwives (post basic certificate), and Registered Midwives (Post basic SRN) must possess a valid Professional Identification Number (PIN) issued by N&MC, Ghana.

Selected applicants will be admitted to Level 200 after they have passed a selection interview.

iv. RGN POST DIPLOMA

      • Must be fully registered with the N&MC Ghana, and hold a Midwifery license with a valid Professional Identification Number.

Selected applicants will be admitted to Level 300 after they have passed a selection interview.

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