Entry Requirements for Admissions to Njala University

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

UNDERGRADUATES / DEGREE PROGRAMMES

The University’s requirements for the Degree Programme are five (5) Credits GCE O’Levels /WASSCE including English Language in not more than two sittings. In the case of the West African Examination Council Exams, only grades varying from 1-6 are recognized as GCE O’levels Credit passes. For WASSCE it is A1 – C6 while for the Associate Examinations Board (London GCE) only C or better is recognized. Applicants should note that there are additional departmental requirements. Also note that some schools start their Honours programme in the 3rd Year. Students are admitted into the General programmes and have to score 3.60 and above before they can enter the Honours Programme

CERTIFICATE & DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

Four (4) WASSCE/GCE Credits including English Language will be considered for admission into Higher Diploma Programmes, Higher Diploma in Ophthalmic for Community Health Officers (OCHO) (Only CHOs with 5 year working experience can apply) and Three (3) Credits for Certificate and Ordinary Diploma including English Language Please Note that Admission into SRN and CHO programmes requires Five (5) Credits GCE O’Levels /WASSCE including English Language in not more than two sittings

POSTGRADUATE STUDIES

Applicants must have a first Degree from a well recognized University including five (5) subjects at WASSCE or GCE O’Levels

APPLICATION FORMS

Application Forms can be obtained from the Campus Registries in Bo and Njala and the Freetown Liaison Office at 18 Dundas Street.