UHAS School of Nursing and Midwifery Admission Requirements

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UHAS School of Nursing and Midwifery Admission Requirements AKA UHAS SONAM Entry Requirements… The University of Health and Allied Sciences, UHAS School of Nursing and Midwifery Admission Requirements has been released for the 2018/2019 academic year.

UHAS School of Nursing and Midwifery Admission Requirements

UHAS School of Nursing and Midwifery Admission Requirements, UHAS School of Nursing and Midwifery Entry Requirements, UHAS School of Nursing and Midwifery Courses and Requirements…Full Details below…

The Authority of University of Health and Allied Sciences has publicized the Entry Requirement AKA Admission Requirement for prospective candidates that seek admission into the institution for the 2018/2019 academic year.

These requirements are for various programmes offered at the institution, it serves as a guide in the application process. All interested applicants are to read through carefully making sure that they fulfil the requirements before putting in an application.

See also: UHAS School of Nursing and Midwifery Courses – Programmes Offered

The University of Health and Allied Sciences is committed to excellence and therefore admits the best students through a very transparent and competitive admission process each year.

UHAS School of Nursing and Midwifery Admission Requirements

UHAS SONAM Admission Requirements are as follows:

UNDERGRADUATE (WASSCE/SSSCE/A-LEVEL/MATURE APPLICANTS)

WASSCE / SSSCE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL PROGRAMMES

Passes (A1-C6 / A-D) in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science and Social Studies in addition to three elective subjects applicable to the programme of choice

(Applicants should note that they are expected to have at least C6/D in Social Studies. However, the core subjects considered for calculating their aggregates are English Language, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science)

OR

Applicants must have attained the age of 25 years at the time of submitting the application forms AND must have five (5) credits at O-level including English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics. Short-listed applicants must pass an interview.

SCHOOL OF NURSING AND MIDWIFERY (REGULAR) – HO CAMPUS

  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Bachelor of Midwifery
  • Bachelor of Public Health Nursing

Entry Requirements:

  • WASSCE / SSSCE OR ITS EQUIVALENT

English Language, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science plus any three (3) of the following: Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Elective Mathematics, Economics, Geography, Government, History, Christian Religious Studies or Islamic Religious Studies, Literature-in-English, French, General Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Food and Nutrition and Management in Living

(Applicants should note that they are expected to have at least C6/D in Social Studies. However, the core 

 

UNDERGRADUATE (TOP-UP APPLICANTS)

SCHOOL OF NURSING AND MIDWIFERY (TOP UP – WEEKEND) – HO CAMPUS

  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Bachelor of Midwifery
  • Bachelor of Public Health Nursing
  • Bachelor of Mental Health Nursing

Entry Requirements

  • Applicants must have certification by Nursing and Midwifery Council, Ghana.
  • Applicants must hold a Diploma with Final Grade Point Average (FGPA) of 2.50 or better.
  • Applicants must hold Certificate(s) in any of the following areas: SRN and Public Health Nursing (PHN), Midwifery and Mental Health Nursing / Registered Mental Health Nursing (RMN).
  • Short-listed applicants may be required to attend a selection interview.
  • Applicants MUST have practised in their chosen fields for three (3) years or more.
  • The point of entry will be Level 300.
  • Crossing over from one programme to another (e.g. General Nursing, Public Health Nursing and Midwifery) is allowed but the point of entry is Level 200 instead of Level 300 and they must write the Licensing Examination.
  • Post HAC/CHN having Diploma in Health Science Education from UCC will enter at Level 300 and must write the Licensing Examination.
  • Post NAC/NAP Midwifery applicants will progress in the field of Midwifery and are exempted from writing the Licensing Examination. The point of entry is Level 300 but this is at the discretion of the University. The University may decide to put an applicant at Level 200.

UNDERGRADUATE ADMISSIONS (ACCESS COURSE)

SCHOOL OF NURSING AND MIDWIFERY (ACCESSS COURSE / SANDWICH) – HO CAMPUS

Access Course in the School of Nursing and Midwifery is a six (6) to eight (8) week programme to enable General Nurses, Midwives, Public Health Nurses, Mental Health Nurses and Community Health Nurses who already hold certificates or diplomas to enrol onto degree programmes (Sandwich) in the School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Health and Allied Sciences, Ho. The point of entry will be Level 200 / 100.

Programmes

• Bachelor of Nursing
• Bachelor of Midwifery
• Bachelor of Public Health Nursing

Entry Requirements

• All applicants MUST hold a certificate accredited by Nursing and Midwifery Council, Ghana
• Applicants MUST hold certificate(s) in any of the following: Community Health Nursing, Public Health Nursing, Mental Health Nursing or HATS Certificate (EN), Midwifery certificate Post – CHN and Post – EN and Post HAC Midwifery
• Applicants MUST have practised in their chosen fields for three (3) years or more.
• A holder of a diploma from a Ministry of Health Training Institution with a final Grade Point Average (FGPA) of 2.00 or better may apply.
• Crossing over from one programme to another (e.g. General Nursing, Public Health Nursing and Midwifery) is allowed but the point of entry is Level 100 instead of Level 200.
• Health Assistant (Clinical) (HAC) / Nurse Assistant (Clinical) (NAC) applicants will progress in General Nursing programme and write the Licensing Examination as Registered General Nursing (RGN). The entry point is Level 200.
• Community Health Nurse (CHN) / Nurse Assistant (Preventive) (NAP) applicants will progress in Public Health Nursing programme and write the Licensing Examination as Registered Community Nursing (RCN). The entry point should be at Level 200.
• Applicants should upload a scanned copy of their Auxiliary Identification Card showing the Auxiliary Identification Number (AIN) instead of their transcript

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