How to Apply for EBSU Work and Study Admission – 2015/16

Ebonyi State University, EBSU Work and Study Programme (WASP) admission form for the 2015/2016 academic session application is out. Full details available below.

EBSU work and study scheme

Authorities of the Ebonyi State University (EBSU), Abakaliki, invite applications from suitably qualified candidates for admission into 2015/2016 academic session leading to the award of degrees in the programme areas approved for EBSU WASP as in (1-6) below.

EBSU Work and Study – General Information. [1]

Work and Study Programme (WASP) is a weekend programme 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.

EBSU Work and Study – NYSC Issue. [2]

Graduates of WASP DO NOT participate in the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC), rather they are issued with Exclusion certificates from NYSC at the end of their programme.

EBSU Work and Study – General Requirements. [3]

The WASP requires (5) credit passes in relevant subjects including English Language at Ordinary Level (SSCE, NECO, GCE & TCII) for ALL courses and credit pass in Mathematics at Ordinary level for Science, Social Sciences (except Mass Communication), Management Science and Agricultural and Natural Resources Management based courses in not more than two (2) sittings.

EBSU Work and Study – Programme Plan. [4]

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:







Other courses 5 years,! Agric 6 years




ND/NCE in the same discipline

4 years, Agric 5 years


HND in the same discipline

3 years, Agric 4 years


Registered Nursing (RN) Certificate

5 years

EBSU Work and Study – Direct Entry Candidates. [5]

All direct entry candidates MUST ensure that their academic transcripts are received latest two weeks after the close of sale of forms.

EBSU Work and Study –  Available Programmes. [6]

The Programmes offered for admission through WASP in Ebonyi State University in the 2015/2016 admission year are:

1. Faculty of Management Sciences

(a) Department of Accountancy

(b) Department of Banking and Finance

(c) Department of Business Management

(d) Department of Marketing

(e) Department of Public Administration

2. Faculty of Social Sciences And Humanities

(a) Department of Economics

(b) Department of Political Science

(c) Department of Psychology

(d) Department of Sociology and Anthropology

(e) Department of History/International Relations

(d) Department of Languages/Linguistics (French Option only)

3. Faculty of Applied And Natural Sciences

(a) Department of Computer Science

(b) Department of Applied Biology

4. Faculty of Agricultural and Natural Resources Management

(a) Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension Management

(b) Department of Animal Sciences, Fisheries and Aquaculture (Fisheries Only)

(c) Department of Crop and Landscape Management

(d) Department of Food Science and Technology

(e) Department of Soil and Environmental Management

5. Faculty of Education

(a) Department of Arts and Social Science Education

Options: Economics Education

English Language Education

Political Science Education

Religion Education and

Social Studies Education

(b) Department of Business Education

Options: Accountancy Education and

Secretarial Studies Education

(c) Department of Education Foundation

Options: Guidance and Councelling and

Administration and Planning

(d) Department of Human Kinetics and Health Education

Options: Human Kinetics Education and

Health Education

(e) Department of Science Education

Options: Biology Education

Chemistry Education

Computer Science Education

Integrated Science Education and

Mathematics Education

(f) Department of Technology and Vocational Science Education

Option: Building/Woodwork Technology

Agricultural Science Education

Electrical/electronics Technology Education and

Mechanical/Metal Work Technology

Home Economics Education

6. Health Science and Technology

B.Sc. Nursing Science (For candidates with registered Nursing (RN) Certificate only)

EBSU Work and Study –  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.

EBSU Work and Study –  Application Closing Date.

Sale of application forms shall close on Tuesday, August 21st, 2015.

Processing of Admission forms begins on 25th September, 2015 and ends on October, 16th 2015. Release of admission list and registration of fresh students to start by 20th October, and end on 27th November, 2015.

For further information, please, contact,

The Secretary

Work and Study Programme (WASP)




The Director

Work and Study Programme (WASP)

Ebonyi State University



MSG Team.

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