Application for 2021/2O22 Admission into the School of Basic and Remedial Studies (SBRS)

Sale of Application Forms for Admission into the School of Basic and Remedial Studies,

The School will run the following Programmes during the 2021/2022 Session:

Click the link below to register and make payment of N3000

https://collegeportal.umyu.edu.ng/rem/applicant/index

  1. Remedial Studies:

Remedial Programmes (Science, Social Science and Arts)

IJMBE Programmes     (Science, Social Science and Arts)

  • Basic Studies:

Diploma Programmes  

Certificate Programmes

Immersion Programmes (Arabic and English)

1.0       ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR REMEDIAL PROGRAMME

a.         Candidates applying for Remedial Programme must possess at least three (3)Credits in Science, Arts & Social Science subjects and any two (2) relevant Passes at ‘O’ level in the other subjects offered in the School at not more than two (2) Sittings.

            1. Agricultural Science, Biology, Chemistry, Geography & Physics

            2. Arabic, French, Hausa, History, Islamic Studies & Literature in English

            3. Accounting, Civic Education, Commerce, Economics & Government

          General Subjects:

English Language and Mathematics

b.         Candidates admitted for the Remedial programme MUST register and pass WAEC, NECO, NABTEB, OR NBAIS Exams at Credit level in the subjects they are deficient.

c.         Candidates applying for Remedial programme MUST also register for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and obtain the minimum pass mark approved by the University and MUST choose Umaru Musa Yar’adua University as their 1st choice. The Duration of the Programme is one year.

2.0       ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR IJMBE PROGRAMME

a.         Candidates applying for IJMBE Programme MUST possess at least five (5) ‘O’ level Credits in three (3) Basic Science, Arts and Social Science Subjects, plus English Language and Mathematics, at not more than two (2) Sittings. For candidates from educationally less developed states (ELDS) in Nigeria, deficiency is allowed for English. The deficiency however, must be remedied before the end of the IJMBE Programme. The Duration of the Programme is one year (See the appendix below)

IJMBE Science Subjects:

Agricultural Science, Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Mathematics & Physics

IJMBE Arts Subjects:

Arabic, French, Hausa, History, Islamic Studies & Literature in English

IJMBE Social Science Subjects:

Accounting, Business Management, Commerce, Economics, Geography, Government & Sociology

b.         All registered IJMBE candidates MUST also register for JAMB Direct Entry (DE) Admissions. The Duration of the Programme is one year.

3.0       AVAILABLE PROGRAMMES FOR BASIC STUDIES:

a.         DIPLOMA PROGRAMME:

   Science Education with option in:

  • Biology, Chemistry, Geography & Physics
  • Mathematics Education

Requirement: Five (5) “O Level Credits including English and Mathematics 2 credits must be from Biology, Chemistry and any other of Physics, Mathematics and Geography.

Duration: 2 years.

Social and Management Sciences (SMS)

  • Public Administration
  • Advance Diploma in Public Administration (ADPA)

Requirement: Five (5) “O Level Credits including English and Mathematics Government/History, and Economics or Geography; or Government/Civic Education

Professional Experience: officer on Grade Level 06/07 with relevant experience and qualification might be considered. Candidates with pass Diploma in relevant field can be admitted into Diploma II provided the candidate posses ‘O Level requirement.  

Duration: Minimum of 2 sessions and Maximum of 4 sessions.

  • Local Government and Development Studies

Requirement: GCE, SSCE, NECO, Teacher Grade II with at least a pass in English and Mathematics

Professional Experience: officer on Grade Level 06/07 with relevant experience and qualification might be considered. Candidates with pass Diploma in relevant field can be admitted into Diploma II provided the candidate posses ‘O Level requirement.  

Duration: Minimum of 2 sessions and Maximum of 4 sessions.

  • Accounting

Requirement: Four (4) ‘O Level Credits in relevant field including Mathematics and English or Certificate from a recognized institution (ICAN, CIBN, etc) plus 2 ‘O Level Credits.

Duration: Four (4) Semesters

  • Security Studies

Requirement: Five (5) “O Level Credits including English and Mathematics, Government/Civic Education/ and any other two (2) Social Science or Art subjects

Professional Experience: Special waiver will be given to service personnel provided they have five (5) credits including Mathematics and English and can produce evidence of employment or service.

Duration: Four (4) Semesters

Humanities with Specialization in:  

  • Arabic Studies

Requirement: Five (5) ‘O Level Credits including Arabic or Islamic Studies. Also Candidates with Higher Islamic School Certificate from recognized Islamic School are eligible for admission into the programme

Duration: Four (4) Semesters

Law with Specialization in:

  • Shari’a and Civil Law

Requirement: SSCE (or equivalent) with at least 5 credits in any other Social Science or Arts subject in not more than two sittings, Teachers Grade II (passed) with at least 4 Credits including Languages, SIS/HIS, NBAIS with at least Credit overall grade, (or minimum of 5Bs in the core course).

Duration: Four (4) Semesters 

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)

Requirement: SSCE (or equivalent) with at least 5 Credits in any other Social Science or Arts subject in not more than two sittings, Degree or Diploma in the field of Law or Sharia etc.

Duration: Two (2) Semesters

 Sciences with Option in:

  • Industrial Chemistry

Requirement: Three (3) ‘O Level Credits with attempt in any three (3) of the following:- Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Mathematics and Geography and obtain at least two (2) passes from Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Mathematics and Geography.

Duration: Four (4) Semesters

  • Environmental Resource and Disaster Management
  • GIS and Remote Sensing

Requirement: Five (5) ‘O Level credits including Geography, English and Mathematics

Duration: Four (4) Semesters

  • Diploma in French

Requirement: Five (5) ‘O Level credits including French and English and any other three (3) Art or Social Science Subjects

Duration: Four (4) Semesters

b. CERTIFICATE PROGRAMME

   Science with Option in:

  • Forensic Science

Requirement:

  1. WASSCE/NECO/NABTEB
  2. Science/Technical Education background would have an added advantage
  3. Duration: Two (2) semesters minimum and maximum of four (4) semesters.  

Humanities with Option in:

  • Arabic proficiency

Requirement: Primary School Certificate

Duration: Twelve (12) months minimum and /maximum of Eighteen (18) months

  • Professional certificate in English (Intensive)
  • Translation and Subtitling for English

Requirement: Three (3) “O Level Credits including English

  • Certificate in French

Requirement: Primary School Certificate

Duration: Two (2) Semesters

4.0       METHODS OF APPLICATION

            Interested candidates are required to follow the procedures below:

  1. Log onto https://collegeportal.umyu.edu.ng/rem/applicant/index/ and create profile.
  2. Make payment of the sum of Three Thousand Naira (N3, 000) only and obtain payment slip. This covers cost of the form and online screening.
  3. Fill in the online application form(s)
  4. https://collegeportal.umyu.edu.ng/rem/applicant/index

IJMB SUBJECT COMBINATIONS

1. Science

S/NPROGRAMME(S)SUBJECT COMBINATIONS
1BiochemistryMolecular BiologyBiological SciencesMicrobiologyChemistryApplied ChemistryIndustrial ChemistryEnvironmental ChemistryFisheries BotanyBiotechnologyGeneticsApplied EcologyNatural and Environmental ScienceEnvironmental Health ScienceEnergy and Petroleum StudiesParasitology and EntomologyZoology   Optometry  No. 1 to no. 17 have similar combinations as follows: Chemistry,  Biology, Physics  or Mathematics                                   18. Biology, Physics, Chemistry  or Mathematics 19. Chemistry, Physics and Biology
2PhysicsElectronicsAstrologyIndustrial PhysicsPure and Applied PhysicsMathematicsComputer Science   SurveyingGeo-informaticsBuilding Technology        StatisticsMathematics & Computer ScienceEngineering     Applied Microbiology   MetrologyNo. 1 to no. 7 have similar combinations as follows: Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry or Biology.         No. 8 to no. 10 have similar combinations as follows: Physics, Mathematics, Geography or Chemistry.     No. 11 to no. 13 have similar combinations as follows:  Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry.       No. 14. Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry   No. 15. Mathematics, Physics, Geography or Chemistry
31. Food Science and Technology 2. Agric ScienceChemistry, Physics, Agric Science
4GeologyPetroleum StudiesApplied GeologyMarine GeologyChemistry, Physics, Geography
5Geography and Regional PlanningGeography and Environmental Management  Geography, Biology, Chemistry or Physics
6ArchaeologyHuman BiologyApplied BiologyApplied Biology and BiotechnologyCell Biology and Genetics3 Science Subjects

IJMB SUBJECT COMBINATIONS

1. Arts

S/NPROGRAMME(S)SUBJECT COMBINATIONS
1Arts (Combine Honours)   Arabic StudiesArcheology   Classical Studies   Fine Art/Applied Arts/Creative Art Drama/Performing Art/Films studiesLinguisticsEnglish , Law and international studiesEnglish language/English language and communication studies French/French and International studiesHausaHistory/ military History/History and strategic studies/ History and international studies/international studies and Diplomacy/ History and Diplomacy Islamic StudiesLanguage and linguistics/ linguistics and Nigerian languages Mass CommunicationMusic Studies Philosophy Anthropology      Subjects to be combined and one other art subject   Arabic and two Arts subjects   Geography, History or government and any art subject   Literature, History and any other art subject   Fine Arts and two others subjects   Literature and two other subjects     Two arts and other subjects   Literature, Government/History and any relevant subject.   Literature and two other subjects.   French and two other subjects.     Hausa, literature and any relevant subject   History/Government and two other subjects             Islamic and two other subjects   Three Arts subjects     Any three (3) Arts/Social Science Subject   Music and two other   Any three (3) subjects Geography, History and Literature.

IJMB SUBJECT COMBINATIONS

1. Social Science

S/NPROGRAMME(S)SUBJECT COMBINATIONS
1  Accounting/Finance/Business Management  /Business Administration/Public Administration/Marketing/Insurance Banking and Finance, Taxation, Office and Information Technology   Economics, Peace and Development Studies, Criminology, Criminology and Security Studies   Demography and Social Statistics   Library Science/Film and Video Studies/Public Relations and Advertisement    Policy and Strategic Studies/Policy and Administrative Studies/Social Justice.   Political Science, International Law and Diplomacy, Political Science and International Relations, Political Science and Conflict Resolution, Political Science and Defense Studies, Peace and Conflict Resolution. PhilosophyPsychologySocial Work   Sociology and Anthropology International Relations   Entrepreneurship      Accounting, mathematics, Business Management or Economics       Mathematics, Social Science and any other subject.       Economics, mathematics, Government or History  or  Geography         Mathematics, Economics, Geography or any other related subject.   Any three (3) Arts or Social Science subjects       Government,Economics,Geography or History or Accounting or Commerce     Government or History and two other Social Science subjects.             Government and any two  related subjects   Any three (3) Arts/Social Science subjects.   Mathematics, Economics, Geography or any other related subject.   Three (3) Social Science/Art subjects   Economics, Literature, Government or History or Geography.   Economics, Mathematics and any Social Science subject.