GENERAL ADMISSION INFORMATION

 List of Academic Programmes Offered at KAM College of Health Science

A.        Certificate in Medical Laboratory

B.        Diploma in Medical Laboratory

C.        Certificate in Pharmaceutical Sciences

D.        Diploma in Pharmaceutical Sciences

 E.        Certificate in Medicine

F.         Diploma in Medicine

G.        Certificate in Nursing

H.         Diploma in Nursing

I.           Pharmaceutical Dispensing

J.           Certificate in Community Health

K.          Health Attendant

l.            Laboratory Attendant

 

 Mode of Application for Certificate and Diploma Courses in All Departments

Individual who wish to be admitted into the program offered by public institution should apply to through the NACTE application system called Central Admission System CAS) available in the NACTE website. Application to private owned institution shall be directed to respective school. Prospective who meet the entry requirement shall be given joining instruction to school.

 Selection Procedures for both certificate and diploma courses in All Departments

The selection committee of the NACTE/MHCDGEC or any other committee empowered by the NACTE will select candidates who meet the minimum entry requiring. Private clinical medicine training institution shall follow their respective admission procedure with the directions that all applications must be entered by each institution into the NACTE CAS before the application deadline(s). However selected prospective students shall be those who meet the minimum entry requirement as stipulated in the curriculum.

             Admission Requirements

A.    Basic Technical Certificate Course in Clinical Medicine

Admission to the program will be open to candidates who have a Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE). Direct entrants to an Ordinary Diploma Course (Clinical Officer) must have a minimum of ‘C’ credits in Biology and Chemistry, and a ‘D’ pass in Physics, English and Mathematics.

 

Students joining certificate course (Clinical Assistant) must have a minimum of ‘D’ pass in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English and Mathematics

 

B.    Ordinary Diploma Course in Clinical Medicine

Admission to this level will be open to both pre and in service candidates with technician certificates in clinical medicine from a recognized institution.

The ordinary diploma (NTA Level 6) is targeted to applicant who completed advanced level certificate in sciences subject with at least two passes in science subject one being biology.

OR

Applicants with technician’s certificate (NTA level 5) qualification are eligible for the course. However applicant with technician in clinical medicine and dental Therapy (NTA level 5) will also be consider for admission.

C.    Basic Technical Certificate course in Medical Laboratory

Admission to Basic Technical Certificate course in Medical Laboratory programme; a student must have Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE) with minimum pass of D in the following subjects; Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics and English.

D.    Ordinary Diploma Course in Medical Laboratory

Admission to this level will be open to both pre and in service candidates with certificates in medical laboratory from a recognized institution.

The ordinary diploma (NTA Level 6) is targeted to applicant who completed advanced level certificate in sciences subject with at least two passes in science subject one being biology.

OR

Applicants with technician’s certificate (NTA level 5) qualification are eligible for the course. However applicant with technician in clinical medicine and dental Therapy (NTA level 5) will also be consider for admission.

E.    Basic Technical Certificate in Community Health

The minimum requirements to the Basic Technician Certificate programme shall be possession of at least four (4) O-level passes including biology at D or above.

An applicant with form IV or VI qualifications and had received informal training in Community Health Workers, Para Social Workers, and Medical Attendant recognized programmes; and practiced in the respective area. Admission of such applicant into the programme will follow guidelines and procedures for Recognition of Prior Learning prescribed by NACTE.

F.     Pharmaceutical Dispensing (Basic Technical Certificate in Pharmacy, NTA Level 4)

The minimum entry qualification fo the candidate shall be Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE) with minimum of “D” passes in four subjects; Biology being compulsory. “D” pass in Chemistry will be an added advantage.

 

NOTE: Specific and other details for all courses are written under each department below.

Admission Regulations

The duly filled forms must reach the Admissions office office not  later than the date indicate on the advertisements and the admission forms calling for applications for the particular admission season.

 

Only applicants who meet the required minimum entry qualification for the college should submit the application forms.

 

All new students are required to report for  the orientation program during the week preceding the beginning of the Academy Year [One week before the start of the grogram]

Successful applicants will be registered only after they have paid the required semester college fees.

 

Fees once paid will not be refunded.

 

All students if accepted have to conform entirely to the College regulations as stipulated in the students Handbook. The deadline for registration for first year student will be two weeks from the first day of the orientation week.

 

Bursaries and Fees

At the beginning of the academic year all students will be required to produce evidence of sponsorship by the government or any other organization, otherwise they will be expected to pay full tuition fees for the full first year by the beginning of the term/semester before they can be permitted to use the college facilities. All local payment for fees should be by barker’s cheque. Payable to the bursar, all payment must be receipted

Students Administration and KAMSO

Prior to admission each student is required to register as a member of KAMSO. For the organizational activities, rules, regulation, responsibilities and rights, refer to KAMSO constitution and KAMSO bylaws.