Admission Requirements for Bachelor's Degree Programs
Students applying for Bachelor degree programs should be Senior Secondary/High School (SS/HS) graduates with aggregate 24 or better. There are some other program-specific entry requirements in terms of obtaining a particular cut-off grade in a specific subject. For example, candidates applying for degree programs in engineering or computer science must be science students with passes in elective science and elective mathematics.
Holders of Higher National Certificate/Diploma or equivalent qualifications or professional certificates/diplomas (like those of City and Guilds etc) can also be admitted onto our Bachelor degree programs at appropriate levels. For example, Level 200 for HND or equivalent certificate holders and Level 300 for HND or equivalent certificate holders.
Minimum Entry Requirements for Admission of Students
(i) Senior Secondary/High School Certificate Examination (SS/HSCE) or West African Senior Secondary School Certificate (WASSCE) or equivalent
With an aggregate score of 24 or better in six subjects including passes in: Three Core Subjects (including Core English, and Core Mathematics) plus Three Electives. For Engineering or Computer Science Programs, the Three electives should include Elective Mathematics and Elective Science (Physics, plus Chemistry or Biology).
Or any one or more of the following qualifications:
(ii) Two (2) GCE Advanced Level passes in Science and five GCE Ordinary Level credits in Science. Two (2) of the GCE Ordinary Level credits should be English and Mathematics.
(iii) Other recognised local and international diplomas and certificates (including City and Guilds) deemed equivalent to (i) or (ii) of the above will be considered on merit.
(iv) Holders of AIT CTech/DTech qualifications in a subject area relevant to the program the candidate is applying for. Candidates must meet the minimum score and other requirements that will be stipulated from time to time by the AIT Academic Standards Board to qualify for transfer to the degree program.
(v) Holders of Teacher Certificate with a minimum of 3-year qualification experience
(iv) HNC/HND Holders with Second Class Lower or better. The HNC/HND must be obtained in an equivalent or relevant subject area of the program the candidate is applying for. Qualified HNC holders will be admitted at Level 200 of the degree program and holders of HND will be admitted on a top-up program which starts at Level 300 of the degree program.
(vi) Mature Students
Applicants who are 25 years and above working or having worked for 3 years or more can apply as mature candidates. Mature candidates will be required to write a university entrance examination in three papers: General Mathematics, English and General Studies equivalent to Senior Secondary/High School level. Only candidates with a pass mark of 60% or above in each of these papers will be admitted.