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BASIC STUDIES PROGRAMME APPLICATION FOR 2013/2014 SESSION

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Pre-degree Programme of the School of Basic Studies of the University of Port Harcourt for the 2013/2014 academic session.

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Candidates should possess WASSC/SSCE/NECO/NABTEB Ordinary Level with credit passes in at least 5 relevant subjects. See Table below for further details.

TABLE SHOWING AREA OF STUDY AND REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION

S/N

FACULTY/DEPARTMENT

REQUIRED O’LEVEL  SUBJECTS

JAMB SUBJECT COMBINATION

1

Engineering

·         Chemical

·         Electrical/Electronic

·         Gas

·         Mechanical

·         Petroleum

·         Civil

·         Environmental

English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and any other Science subject e.g. Biology, Technical Drawing Further Mathematics and Agric. Science

English, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics

2

Health Sciences

·         Medicine & surgery

·         Anatomy

·         Nursing

English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology

 

English, Biology, Physics and Chemistry,

3

Dentistry

English, MathematicsBiology, Physics and Chemistry,

English , Biology , Chemistry & any one of Physics or  Mathematics

4

Pharmaceutical Sciences

English, Mathematics, Biology, Physics and Chemistry,

English, Biology, Physics, and Chemistry

5

Sciences

·Animal and Environmental Biology (AEB)

English, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics

English, Biology & any two of  Chemistry , Physics or Mathematics

 

·         Biochemistry

·         Microbiology

English, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics

English, Biology, Chemistry & any one of Physics or Mathematics

 

·         Geology

English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology,

English & any three of Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics

 

·         Computer Science

·         Maths/Computer/Pure Maths

English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology

English, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry

 

·         Maths/Statistics

·         Statistics

 

English,Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any one of Biology, Geography, Economics.

English, Mathematics, and any two of Physics, Chemistry, Economics

 

·         Physics

English, Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry

and Biology.

English, Mathematics, Physics and one of Chemistry or Biology

 

·         Plant Science and Biotechnology (PSB)

English, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology

English,  Biology , Chemistry and one other Science subject

 

·         Pure and Industrial Chemistry (PIC)

English, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology

English Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry

6

Agriculture

·         Agric. Econs. & Extension,

·         Animal Science & Fisheries

·         Crop & Soil Science

·         Forestry & Wildlife Mgt

English, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agric. Science or any one of Physics, Geography or Economics.

English, Chemistry, Biology or Agric. Science & any one from  Mathematics, Physics, Geography or Economics

7

Social Sciences

·         Geography and Environmental Management

 

 

 

COURSE DURATION

The Programme is for a period of one year (one academic session).

 

APPLICATION

Online application will commence from Monday, September 30, 2013; while the closing date for application is 12 midnight on Friday, November 15, 2013.

 

METHOD OF APPLICATION

 

  1. Click on the Registration link in this portal to register your account.
  2. Login with your Jamb Registration number and password.
  3. Print out your payment slip and proceed to any of the designated banks to make a payment of Ten Thousand Naira (N10,000.00)
    Please note that bank charges may apply.
  4. Print Your Photocard and follow the preparation instructions on the printed photocard

 

 

SCREENING EXERCISE

The Screening Test will be Computer-Based and shall be conducted on Monday, November 25, 2013.

Venue: ICTC, University Park (Abuja Campus), University of Port Harcourt.

 

Materials Needed for the Screening Exercise

Candidates are required to come with the following and be at the venue by 8.00am

  • A clear copy of Photocard printed online
  • Biro, HB pencil, eraser
  • Non – Programmable Calculator

 

 

ACCEPTANCE FEE

Candidates offered admission shall be required to pay a non-refundable Acceptance Fee of Ten Thousand Naira (N10,000) only which covers all textbooks and identity cards.

 

REGISTRATION

Registration of successful candidates will be announced in due course.

 

NOTE:

  • PROGRAMMABLE CALCULATORS OF THE FX – 991ES SERIES, MOBILE PHONES, IPOD AND SIMILAR GADGETS ARE NOT ALLOWED AT THE SCREENING VENUES.
  • AT THE END OF THE PROGRAMME, SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES REQUIRE THE NATIONAL MINIMUM SCORE IN THE 2014 UNIFIED TERTIARY MATRICULATION EXAMINATION (UTME) TO TRANSIT TO YEAR 1.
  • THE JAMB SUBJECT COMBINATION SHOULD BE STRICTLY ADHERED TO
  • NO ADMISSION INTO THE DEPARTMENT OF PHYSIOLOGY FOR 2013/2014.

 

CONTACT:

  1. For further information, contact the School of Basic Studies;
  2. Phone: 0803 428 8672, 084 766 367: Email:  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
  3. For technical support contact:  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
**All calls should be made between 8am-4pm from Monday to Fridays

 

Mrs. Matilda Nnodim

Registrar