If you’ve ever harboured aspirations of joining the esteemed nursing profession within Umuahia or Amachara, now is a golden opportunity. The Schools of Nursing in both Umuahia and Amachara have officially opened their gates, inviting applications for their basic nursing programme set to commence for the 2023/2024 academic term.
|🏫 Schools Accepting||Nursing Umuahia and Amachara|
|📅 Admission Year||2023/2024 academic session|
|⏳ Training Duration||3 years|
|📘 Admission Requirement||O’ Level credits (max 2 sittings) in English, Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Biology. WAEC & NECO combinable; NABTEB standalone.|
|💰 Application Fee||N10,000 (non-refundable) via UBA or Zenith Bank|
|📆 Form Sale Starts||Tuesday, 8th August 2023|
|📆 Closing Date||Friday, 8th September 2023|
|📆 Exam Date & Time||Saturday, 16th September 2023, 8AM at Computer Based Test (CBT)@ XYZ Cyber Centre, behind state Secretariat, Umuahia|
Prospective students embarking on this journey should prepare for an intensive yet rewarding 3-year training programme.
The institutions uphold a strict academic standard. Thus, candidates are required to meet the following criteria:
- O’ Level qualifications, obtained in no more than two sittings, including:
- English Language
Please note: While WAEC & NECO qualifications can be combined, NABTEB is recognised on its own merit.
How to Apply
Interested candidates can secure their application forms from the Nursing Services Department, located at the Ministry of Health, Umuahia, New Secretariat on the fourth floor. A non-refundable application fee of ten thousand naira (₦10,000) is required and can be paid in either of the two designated banks: UBA or Zenith.
- Sale of Application Forms Commences: Tuesday, 8th August 2023
- Application Deadline: Friday, 8th September 2023
- Examination Date: Saturday, 16th September 2023
- Venue: XYZ Cyber Centre, situated behind the state Secretariat in Umuahia
- Format: Computer Based Test (CBT)
- Time: 8:00 am prompt
All prospective students are encouraged to apply promptly and prepare thoroughly for the examination. The nursing profession demands dedication, diligence, and passion. Thus, this is the first step towards a rewarding career in healthcare. Best of luck to all applicants!