The Kwara State University (KWASU) is inviting the members of the public to her 2014/2015 academic session Interim Joint Matriculation Board (IJMB) Examination Programme of the KWASU Centre for Advanced Basic Studies (CABS). This programme prepares candidates for DIRECT ENTRY ADMISSION to 200 level of regular degree programmes.
The Interim Joint Matriculation Board (IJMB) Examination Programme of the KWASU Centre for Advanced Basic Studies (CABS) is designed to prepare candidates for DIRECT ENTRY ADMISSION to 200 level of regular degree programmes. The intent of the programme among others is to specifically provide space for candidates that could not gain admission into regular degree programmes in Nigerian University for one reason or the other. The following are the available Programmes for which candidates can be offered admission after passing the IJMB Examination:
MANAGEMENT AND SOCIAL SCIENCES PROGRAMMES
TARGET DEGREES’ PROGRAMMES
(ii) Banking and Finance
B.Sc. Banking & Finance
(iii) Business Administration
B.Sc. Business Administration & Entrepreneurship
B.Sc. Tourism and Hospitality Management
(iv) Business and Industrial Relations
B.Sc. Industrial Relations
(v) Political Science and Public Administration
B.Sc. Political Science
B.Sc. Public administration
(vii) Business Education and Management
B.Sc. (Ed) Business and Vocational Education
B.Sc. (Ed) Psychology, Kinesiology and Health Education
(viii) Mass Communication and Public Relations, Library and Information Science
B.Sc Mass Communication
B.LS Library and Information Science
SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FOUNDATION PROGRAMMES
TARGET DEGREES’ PROGRAMMES
(i) Computer Science
B.Sc. Computer Science
B.Sc. Industrial Chemistry
(iv) Plants and Environmental Biology
B.Sc. Plant and Environmental Biology
(v) Geology and Mineral Science
B.Sc. Geology and Mineral Science
B.Sc. Physics & Material Science
(vii) Agricultural Economics and Extension
B.Agric. Agric Science
B.Engr.(Mechanical and Aerospace,
Material Sciences and Engineering,
Civil and Environmental Engineering, Food-Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering)
ARTS AND HUMANITIES PROGRAMMES
TARGET DEGREES’ PROGRAMMES
(i) English Language
B.A. English Language
(iii) History and Heritage Studies
B.A. History and Heritage Studies
(iv) Islamic Studies
B.A. Islamic Studies
(v) Christian Religious Studies
B.A. Christian Religious Studies
(viii) Visual and Performing Arts (VPA)
B.A Visual & Performing Arts
Candidates seeking admission into KWASU Interim Joint Matriculation Board (IJMB) Examination Programme must possess five (5) ordinary level credit passes in relevant subjects including English Language. For candidates pursuing courses in Sciences, Engineering, Social Sciences and Management Sciences, credit pass in Mathematics is compulsory from any of WASC, NECO, GCE or NABTEB obtained at not more than two sittings. However;
v Science and Engineering candidates with a minimum of pass grade in English Language will be considered for admission but that such candidates will take O’level IJMB English Language and possess a credit pass in any other subject to make up for the five credits ‘O’ level requirements.
v Similarly, Arts, Management and Social Sciences candidates with a minimum of pass grade in Mathematics will be considered for admission but that such candidates will take O’level IJMB Mathematics and possess a credit pass in any other subject to make up for the five credits ‘O’ level requirements.
METHOD OF APPLICATION
v For online application: <i>Visit KWASU Website www.kwasu.edu.ng <ii> Click on the CABS (IJMB) Banner (Apply Now) <iii> Read the CABS (IJMB) programme Information <iv> Click on Apply Now <v> On the payment platform select the programme CABS (IJMB) <vi> Select your Target Course of Study, then click proceed <vii> Complete the registration form <viii> Proceed to payment of the Application fee of ten thousand naira (=N=10,000:00) only <ix> Enter your ATM information and submit for payment <x> Finally, Print your receipt for screening.
v For manual application: <i> Pay the Application fee of ten thousand naira (=N=10,000:00) only to Account Number: 6000086032, Account Name: KWASU Fundation at any Branch of Mainstreet Bank Plc. OR Make a Bankdraft from any Bank, payable to Kwara State University (Foundation) Malete. <ii> Proceed to obtain the application forms either from the Main Campus, Kwara State University, Malete or at the University contact of office, old Jebba road, Sango, Ilorin.
v In either of the two methods Successful candidates will have their names published on-line and SMS messages shall be sent to them on their GSM numbers for further directives.
CRITERIA FOR ADVANCEMENT TO 200 LEVEL For Candidates to be admitted to 200 level, they must:
v Possess five credits in relevant subjects at O’level
v Apply through the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) by obtaining the DIRECT ENTRY FORMS from the JOINT ADMISSIONS AND MATRICULATION BOARD (JAMB).
v Pass the Interim Joint Matriculation Board (IJMB) Examination.
The Students will be fully accommodated in the University approved Hostels and are expected to conform to the rules and regulations guiding the day-to-day operations of the Hostels. It is compulsory that students live in the approved hostels in order to ensure effective learning.
CLOSING DATE FOR SUBMISSION OF FORMS: SUNDAY, 26TH JANUARY, 2014
DATE: MONDAY, 27TH JANUARY, 2014
VENUE: KWASU, CENTRE FOR ADVANCED BASIC STUDIES (CABS) ORE/ASOMU
TIME: 10:00 A.M. PROMPT
Immediately after the screening; MONDAY, 27TH JANUARY, 2014
FOR FURTHER ENQUIRIES, CALL:
08079830799, 08079830799, 08031915699 08136965076, 07060974627, 07059435545, 08032197599, 08035196608, 08094032735 08063108197, 08039112665