Basic Admission Requirements


GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Interested candidates must have five (5) credit passes in the SSCE (WAEC or NECO) at one sitting, or six (6) credit passes at not more than 2 sittings in English Language, Mathematics and other subjects relevant to the course of study. Candidates are also to note that there are other requirements that may be specific to a College and/or a Programme.
Candidates applying to the Al-Qalam University, Katsina are expected to sit for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), and attain the National aggregate score. This is a statutory requirement for entry into Nigerian Universities. Candidates are required to apply for programmes of their choice by completing the 2013/2014 JAMB Registration Forms. They are to ensure that their UTME subject combination qualifies them for their chosen programmes.
In addition, candidates must complete online Application Form of the University. No admission into the Al-Qalam University is possible without participation in the University screening exercise, and attainment of the required standard for admission into the University.


DURATION OF PROGRAMMES

The duration of all the degree programmes listed above is four years (8 semesters) each.
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2013/2014 UNDERGRADUATE ADMISSIONS (DIRECT ENTRY)

Undergraduate Admission Requirements (Direct Entry)

Generally, prospective candidates/students into 200 Level (Direct Entry) would need to satisfy the following requirements before they are offered admission to the Al-Qalam University, Katsina

1. Candidates should have at least five (5) credit passes in the SSCE (WAEC/NECO) at one sitting, or six (6) credit passes at not more than 2 sittings in English Language, Mathematics and other subjects relevant to the course of study. Candidates are also to note that there are other requirements that may be specific to a College and/or a Programme
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Obtain at least two 2 A’ Level passes at GCE or its equivalent in relevant subjects. Holders of OND/ND with Upper Credit pass or NCE with overall Credit Pass are eligible for admission to 200 Level of the relevant programmes, provided that such candidates also satisfy the requirements for admission through UTME.