Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the EBSU work and study program (WASP) Programs for the 2017/2018 academic session. The programs which lead to the award of degrees in the ares of study approved for the WASP are listed in paragraph B below:
Work and Study Programme (WASP) is a weekend part-time studies programme of Ebonyi State University designed to offer opportunities to talented, intelligent and qualified working adults in various fields of life endeavours to acquire university education without having to give up their jobs. Recently, some administrative innovations have been introduced in WASP, targeted at improving its services to students, specifically in the areas of greater ease in fees payment by students, improved lecturer-students relationship, enhanced students welfare, increased efficiency in the management of students academic records, et cetera.
AVAILABLE PROGRAMMES IN WASP
The Department/Programme options available for admission through WASP in Ebonyi State University in the 2017/2018 admission year include the following;
HEALTH SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY
Department of Nursing science
B.Sc. Nursing Science (For candidates with registered Nursing (RN) Certificate only).
GENERAL ENTRY REQUIRMENTS:
Admission into the Work and Study Programme (WASP) requires (5) O’ Level Credit passes in relevant subjects including English Language and Mathematics at Ordinary Level (SSCE, NECO, GCE 5mand NABTEB,) for All Courses. The O’ Level credit passes are to be obtained in not more than two (2) sittings
The programme offered in each department is the same as those of regular programme. The only difference is the mode of entrance, and mode of study. The length of time a candidate spends in the programme before graduation depends on the level of qualification upon entrance, for instance:
DIRECT ENTRY QUALIFICATIONS
Registered Nursing (RN) Certificate: 5 years
ND/NCE in the same discipline 4 years
HND in the same discipline 3 years
DIRECT ENTRY CANDIDATES
All direct entry candidates MUST;
i) In addition to their direct entry qualifications, hold at least five o'level credit passes in the relevant subjects including english language and mathematics
ii) Ensure that their academic transcripts are received latest two weeks after the close of sale of forms.
METHOD OF APPLICATION
Application forms are obtainable online on purchase of five thousand naira (N5000.00) only. EBSU-WASP scratch card payable to Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki Account Number 200-2776-770 with First Bank Plc, Abakaliki Branch.
Sale of application forms shall close on Thursday, August 31st, 2017.
Processing of Admission forms begins on 5th September, 2017 and ends on 30th september 2017. Release of admission list and registration of fresh students to start by 3rd October, and end on 5th November, 2017.
ABOUT NYSC AND WASP GRADUANDS.
Graduates of WASP DO NOTparticipate in the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), rather they are issued with Exclusion Certificate from NYSC at the end of their programmenursingworld.
For further information, please, contact,
Work and Study Programme (WASP)
Work and Study Programme (WASP)
Ebonyi State University
Mrs B.N Nwokwu
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