Undergraduate


Nasarawa State University, Keffi (NSUK)


First Degree Minimum Entry Requirements

Candidates offered admission should fulfill the minimum entry requirements stated against the facilities into which they are admitted. All candidates should present originals and submits two (2) photocopies of their certificates or result slips. Statements of results from schools are not acceptable. Similarly, birth certificates and state of origin and declaration of age are to be submitted.

General Entry Requirements
  1. Five relevant credits in SSCE, SC, GCE O/L (Including Mathematics & English) or TC II Merits or equivalent obtained at not more than two sittings (TC Merits is equivelent to O/L Credit). 
  2. Two A/L passes plus three O/L credits in other subjects, at not more than two sittings or three A/L passes plus two O/L credits in two other subjects at not sittings; two merits, two passes at TC II plus two NCE Merits passes, including a major subject and Education. 
  3. National or NSUK Diploma with Merit or Lower Credit grade, including at least four O/L credits in SSCE/GCE or relevant. 
  4. Transfer candidates into classified degree programmes should have minimum CGPA of 1.50 and 2.40 for non-classified programmes. 

Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination
Applicant must write the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and attain an acceptable standard in the Use of English (compulsory) and three other subjects relevant to the proposed course of study as set out in the JAMB brochure.
Prior to sittings for the UTME, applicants should have attained the age of sixteen (16) years or will have done so no the first day of October of the year of entry into the University.

For a candidate, who has attained the acceptable standard in the UTME to be registered for course in the University, he must, in addition, obtain one of the following qualificatons:
  1. SC/GCE/O/L (Including Mathematics & English) or equivalent with credits in five subjects relevant to the proposed course of study, and obtained at not more than two sittings 
  2. TC II merit passes in at least five subjects (subject to Univesity requirement). 

Note that TC II is not accepted in some courses.
For admission into Arts, Business Administration, Education (Arts),Law and Social Science courses, the five subjects must include English Language. Candidates applying for Agriculture, Management Science and other science-based courses must have credit in Mathematics. Note: A matriculated students of any University is not eligible to sit for the UTME. Those who, for economic reasons, are transferring from foreign universities could however write the examination.

Direct Entry


First Degree Minimum Entry Requirements

Candidates offered admission should fulfill the minimum entry requirements stated against the facilities into which they are admitted. All candidates should present originals and submits two (2) photocopies of their certificates or result slips. Statements of results from schools are not acceptable. Similarly, birth certificates and state of origin and declaration of age are to be submitted.

Entry Requirements

Applicants with one of the following qualification may be considered for admission by direct entry.
  1. A minimum of five subjects passed at not more than two sittings with atleast two at the Principal or Advanced Level of the GCE or IJMB and others at credit level of the SSCE/GCE/O/L. 
  2. Merit passes in two relevant major subjects (mainly for Education courses). Education may be accepted as a third A/L equivalent for those taking courses in Education. 
  3. Two passes at the IJMB examination, or Cambridge moderated schools or Basic studies terminal examination, or international Bacalaureate from recognized institutions with Senior School Certificate Credits or equivalent in three other subjects (subject to University requirements).
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