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ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSIONS INTO DIPLOMA AND CERTIFICATE PROGRAMMES FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2017/2018.

REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION:

I: DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

1:Diploma in Computer Science

(a):Direct Entry:

Holders of Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE) with at least four (4) relevant passes (i.e D grade or higher) including; Chemistry OR Biology OR Physics OR Computer studies OR Mathematics. 

AND

An Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (ACSEE) with at least three subsidiary passes in relevant subject.

(b):Equivalent Qualifications

  • Holder of Technician Certificate (NTA 5) in relevant course; OR
  • Possession of Non-NTA Certificate in relevant programmes;

 

2:Diploma in Law

A. Direct Entry Requirements

Holders of Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE) with at least four (4) relevant passes (i.e D grade or higher) including; Arts Subjects English is a must. 

AND

An Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (ACSEE) with at least three subsidiary passes in relevant subject.

 

3: Diploma in Medical Laboratory Sciences (DMLS) 

  (a)Direct Entry requirements:

A candidate must have a Certificate of Secondary Education Examination(CSEE) or East Africa Certificate of Education(EACE) with credit passes in Physics, Chemistry and Biology, A-Level Certificate is an added advantage.      

N.B:  Biology and Chemistry should be major subjects.

 (b)Equivalent Qualifications:

 Holder of Certificate in Medical Laboratory Science (2) Years with a working experience and pass special Examination set by RUCU.

 

4: Diploma in Pharmaceutical Sciences (DPS) 

(a)Direct Entry requirements:

 

A candidate must have a Certificate of Secondary Education Examination(CSEE) with three(3) credits in Biology, Chemistry and Physics.  A-Level Certificate is an added advantage.  

N.B:  Biology and Chemistry should be major subjects. 

(b)Equivalent

The applicant should be a Pharmaceutical Assistant with at least 3 years of work experience and pass a Special Selection Examination set by RUCU.

 

5:Diploma in Business Administration

(a)Direct Entry requirements:

Holders of Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE) with at least four (4) relevant passes (i.e D grade or higher) including; Bookkeeping, Commerce OR Mathematics. 

AND

An Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (ACSEE) with at least three subsidiary passes in relevant subject.

 (b):Equivalent Qualifications

 

  • Holder of Technician Certificate (NTA 5) in relevant course; OR
  • Possession of Non-NTA Certificate in relevant programmes;

 

6:Diploma in Library and Information Studies(DLIS)

(a)Direct Entry requirements:

Holders of Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE) with at least four (4) relevant passes (i.e D grade or higher) English is a must. 

 

(b)Equivalent Qualifications:

  • Holder of Technician Certificate (NTA 5) in relevant course; OR
  • Possession of Non-NTA Certificate in relevant programmes;

 

 

II: CERTIFICATE PROGRAMMES

 

GENERAL ENTRY QUALIFICATIONS:

For all Certificate programmes one must have at least four passes (D) at O-level.

 

1:Certificate in Computer Science (CCS)

A candidate must have a Certificate of Secondary Education with at least four passes including Mathematics or Geography or Chemistry or Physics, English is a must.

 

2:Certificate in Medical Laboratory Sciences (CMLS)

A candidate must have a Certificate of Secondary Education with at least five passes in Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English

 

  1. CertificateinLaw (CLAW)

A candidate must have a Certificate of Secondary Education with at least four passes, English is a must.

 

  1. CertificateinBusinessAdministration

A candidate must have a Certificate of Secondary Education with at least four passes including Bookkeeping or Commerce or Mathematics or Geography or Chemistry or Physics.

 

  1. Certificate in Library Information Studies

 A candidate must have a Certificate of Secondary Education with at least four passes

N.B RUCU will also admit a limited number of students with special needs (SN) for three categories namely partial deaf (10), low vision (10) and physical disabilities (5).