EBSU Work & Study Programme (WASP) – This is to inform Interested members of the public that the sales and processing of the 2014/2015 EBSU Work & Study Programme (WASP) Admission Form which had earlier been indicated to close on September 15, 2014, is hereby re-opened and extended to 15th January 2015.
Consequently, interested and qualified applicants desiring to enroll into the part-time programme EBSU Work and Study Programme (WASP) – of the University are hereby invited to purchase the admission form and apply on-line.
Similarly, the candidates who had earlier purchased the application forms and are short listed for interview are hereby invited to attend the admission interviews according to the schedules earlier announced.
All the conditions and terms governing sale of admission forms and for admission into the EBSU Work and Study Programme (WASP) – as earlier published still apply. For the avoidance of doubt, these conditions and terms are herewith re-produced:-
GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT EBSU WORK & STUDY PROGRAMME (WASP)
Work and Study Programme (WASP) is a weekend programme designed to offer opportunities to talented, intelligent and qualified working adults in various fields of life endeavors to acquire university education without having to quit their jobs.
ABOUT NYSC AND WASP GRADUANDS.
Graduates of WASP DO NOT participate in the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC), rather they are issued with Exclusion certificates from NYSC at the end of their programme.
GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR EBSU WORK & STUDY PROGRAMME (WASP)
The WASP requires (5) O’ Level credit passes or its equivalents (SSCE, NECO, TC II,NABTEB etc) at not more than 2 sittings for ALL courses.
The O’ Level subjects should be in relevant areas; for instance, credit pass in English Language is required for all courses, while Maths is required for Sciences, Social Sciences (except Mass Communication), Management Sciences, and Agricultural and Natural Resources Management.
The programme offered in each department is the same as those of regular programme. The only difference is the mode of entrance, and mode of study. The length of time a candidate spends in the programme before graduation depends on the level of qualification upon entrance, for instance:
O LEVEL QUALIFICATIONS DURATION
SSCE/NECO/GCE/TCII Other courses 5 years,! Agric 6 years
DIRECT ENTRTRY QUALIFICATIONS
ND/NCE in the same discipline 4 years, Agric 5 years
HND in the same discipline 3 years, Agric 4 years
Registered Nursing (RN) Certificate 5 years
DIRECT ENTRY CANDIDATES
All direct entry candidates MUST ensure that their academic transcripts are received latest two weeks after the close of sale of forms.
AVAILABLE PROGRAMME IN EBSU WORK & STUDY PROGRAMME (WASP)
The Programmes offered for admission through WASP in Ebonyi State University in the 2014/2015 admission year are:
- Faculty of Management Sciences
(a) Department of Accountancy and Banking and Finance
Options (i) Accountancy
(ii) Banking and Finance
(b) Department of Business Management, Marketing and Entrepreurial Studies
Options (i) Business Management
- Faculty of Social Sciences And Humanities
(a) Department of Political Science and Public Administration
(i) Public Administration
(ii) Political Science
(b) Department of Economics
(c) Department of Psychology and Sociological Studies
Options (i) Sociology and Anthropology
(d) Department of History/International Relations
(e) Department of Languages and Communication Studies
Options (i) Languages/Linguistics (French Option only)
- Faculty of Applied And Natural Sciences
(a) Department of Computer Science
(b) Department of Applied Biology
- Faculty of Agricultural and Natural Resources Management
(a) Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension Management
(b) Department of Animal Sciences, Fisheries and Aquaculture (Fisheries Only)
(c) Department of Crop and Landscape Management
(d) Department of Food Science and Technology
(e) Department of Soil and Environmental Management
- Faculty of Education
(a) Department of Arts and Social Science Education
Options: Economics Education
English Language Education
Political Science Education
Religion Education and
Social Studies Education
(b) Department of Business Education
Options: Accountancy Education and
Secretarial Studies Education
(c) Department of Education Foundation
Options: Guidance and Councelling and
Administration and Planning
(d) Department of Human Kinetics and Health Education
Options: Human Kinetics Education and
(e) (f) Department of Science Education
Options: Biology Education
Computer Science Education
Integrated Science Education and
(g) Department of Technology and Vocational Science Education
Option: Building/Woodwork Technology
Agricultural Science Education
Electrical/electronics Technology Education and
Mechanical/Metal Work Technology
Home Economics Education
- Health Science and Technology
B.Sc. Nursing Science (For candidates with registered Nursing (RN) Certificate only)
HOW TO APPLY FOR THE EBSU WORK & STUDY PROGRAMME (WASP)
Application forms are obtainable online on purchase of five thousand naira (N5,000.00) only EBSU-WASP scratch card payable to Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki WASP Account Number
200-2776-770 with FIRST BANK PLC, Abakaliki Branch.
Closing Date for Ebsu Work & Study Programme (WASP)
Sale of application forms shall now close on Thursday, January 15, 2014.
Processing of admission forms, release of admissions and registration of fresh Students continue and end on 30th January 2015.
For further information about the 2014/2015 EBSU WASP admission and registration, please, contact,
Work and Study Programme (WASP)
Ebonyi State University