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Capital City University Entry Requirements

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS INTO CAPITAL CITY UNIVERSITY, KANO

Admission into Capital City University, Kano shall be open to candidates with the requisite qualifications and subject to written and/or oral examination as the proposed University may determine. Admission into the University shall be open to all irrespective of religion, ethnic group, gender, creed and disability. All applicants for admission into Capital City University shall have attained 16 years of age.

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

The admission requirements into the undergraduate programmes of Capital City University shall be as follows:

  1. all admissions into the proposed University shall be through the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB);
  2. for admission to 100 Level (via UTME), candidates must: obtain five (5) credits at SSCE (or equivalent) in relevant subjects at not more than 2 sittings including credit passes in English and Mathematics; and attain acceptable points in UTME in relevant subjects;
  • for admission by direct entry (200 Level), candidates shall, in addition to having five (5) SSCE credits, obtain at least two (2) A’ level (or its equivalent) passes in relevant subjects, or possess ND with credit passes, or possess a good first degree in another field as the case may be;
  1. credit passes in English Language and Mathematics shall be compulsory for admission into most courses;
  2. those who meet the requirements for admission shall be subjected to screening interview to be conducted by the University; and
  3. the University shall not accept transfer students until after at least the first two years of its existence with a minimum of 1.75 CGPA from their previous university.

Prospective students must, in addition to meeting the general admission requirements, also satisfy the faculty and departmental requirements detailed below:

S/N

Faculty/Course

Direct Entry Requirement

‘O’ Level Requirement

UTME Subjects

 

SCIENCES AND COMPUTING 

 

 

 

1

Biochemistry

 

 ‘A’ level /IJMB passes in Chemistry and Physics or Mathematics.

Five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

Use of English, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics.

2

Forensic Sciences

‘A’ level /IJMB passes in Chemistry and Physics or Mathematics.

Five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

Use of English, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics.

3

Biotechnology

‘A’ level /IJMB passes in Chemistry and Biology or Mathematics.

Five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

Use of English, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics.

4

Microbiology

 

Two ‘A’ level /IJMB passes in Chemistry and Biology or Physics

Five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

Use of English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

5

Industrial Chemistry

 

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Two ‘A’ level /IJMB passes in Chemistry and any other Science Subject.

Five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other Science Subject.

Use of English, Chemistry, Physics and any other Science Subject

6

Physics with Electronics

 

1)    Two ‘A’ level /IJMB passes which must include Physics, and Mathematics.

2)    NCE Physics/Mathematics in addition to O/L requirements.

3)    Diploma in Physics with Upper Credit in addition to O/L requirements.

Five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics and two other science subjects.

Use of English, Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry or Biology

7

Mathematics

 

1)   Two ‘A’ level/IJMB passes in Mathematics and any one of Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Geography and Geology.

2)   NCE Mathematics and any of Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Geography Geology and Computer Science.

Five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics and Physics and two other subjects two of which must be sciences(Chemistry ,Physics Biology, and Geography), Computer Science/Data Processing.

Use of English, Mathematics and any two of Chemistry, Physics, Biology and Geography.

8

Computer Science

 

1)‘A’ level/IJMB passes in English, Mathematics and any of Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Geography, Geology and Data Processing/Computer Computer.

 

2) NCE in Computer Science and any of Mathematics, Physics,Chemistry, Biology, Geography and Geology.

 

3)   National Diploma (ND) in Computer Science with Upper Credit in addition to O/L requirements.

Five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics , Physics and any other two subjects among (Chemistry, Biology, Geography and Computer Science/Data Processing).

 

Use of English, Mathematics, and any two of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science and Geography.

9

Cyber Security

1)‘A’ level/IJMB passes in English, Mathematics and any of Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Geography, Geology and Data Processing/Computer Computer.

 

2) NCE in Computer Science and any of Mathematics, Physics,Chemistry, Biology, Geography and Geology.

 

3) National Diploma (ND) in Computer Science with Upper Credit in addition to O/L requirements.

Five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics , Physics and any other two subjects among (Chemistry, Biology, Geography and Computer Science/Data Processing).

 

Use of English, Mathematics, and any two of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science and Geography.

10

Software Engineering

1)‘A’ level/IJMB passes in English, Mathematics and any of Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Geography, Geology and Data Processing/Computer Computer.

 

2) NCE in Computer Science and any of Mathematics, Physics,Chemistry, Biology, Geography and Geology.

 

3) National Diploma (ND) in Computer Science with Upper Credit in addition to O/L requirements.

Five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics , Physics and any other two subjects among (Chemistry, Biology, Geography and Computer Science/Data Processing).

 

Use of English, Mathematics, and any two of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science and Geography.

11

Digital Entrepreneurship

1)‘A’ level/IJMB passes in English, Mathematics and any of Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Geography, Geology and Data Processing/Computer Computer.

 

2) NCE in Computer Science and any of Mathematics, Physics,Chemistry, Biology, Geography and Geology.

 

3) National Diploma (ND) in Computer Science with Upper Credit in addition to O/L requirements.

Five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics , Physics and any other two subjects among (Chemistry, Biology, Geography and Computer Science/Data Processing).

 

Use of English, Mathematics, and any two of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science and Geography.

12

Statistics and Data Science

 

1) Two ‘A’ level/IJMB passes in Mathematics and any one of Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Geography and Geology.

2) NCE Mathematics/ Statistics with any of Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Geography and Geology.

3) ND in Mathematics/Statistics with Upper Credit in addition to O/L requirements.

Five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, and Physics and two other subjects two of which must be sciences (Chemistry, Biology, Geography and Computer Science).

 

Use of English, Mathematics and any two of Chemistry, Physics,

Biology and Geography.

 

 

 

Signed

Central Admission Committee

 

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