ADMISSION TO UNDERGRADUATE AND DIPLOMA

PROGRAMMES FOR 2017/2018 ACADEMIC YEAR

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the following programmes for the 2017/2018 Academic Year commencing JANUARY 2018.

A.         UNDERGRADUATE 4-YEAR B.Sc. PROGRAMMES

a. B.Sc. MECHANICAL ENGINEERING (REGULAR/WEEK-END)
b. B.Sc. COMPUTER ENGINEERING (REGULAR/WEEK-END)
c. B.Sc. COMPUTER SCIENCE (REGULAR/WEEK-END)

d.  B.Sc. ELECTRICAL/ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING (REGULAR/WEEK-END)
GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

WASSCE/SSSCE/NECO holders: Applicants must have credits (A1-C6/ A-D) in the following Three (3) Core Subjects: English, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credits (A1-C6/A-D) in three elective Subjects which must include Physics and Elective Mathematics with an aggregate score of not more than 36 on the WASSCE scale or not more than 24 on the SSSCE/NECO Scales or better.
Or

General Certificate of Education (GCE) Holders: Applicants must have credits in at least five (5) G.C.E ‘O’ Level subjects including English Language and Mathematics, plus at least three (3) Advanced Level passes in relevant subjects one of which must be Mathematics.
Or

Other Qualifications:  Other qualifications including;

i.             International Baccalaureate (IB) with a minimum note of 10/20 in each of the relevant subjects.

ii.            Combined IGCSE and Cambridge – GCE ‘A’ and ‘O’ levels holders must have three relevant subjects at the Cambridge ‘A’ Levels, in addition to at least five (5) passes including English and Mathematics at the Cambridge ‘O’ Level.

iii.             American Grades 12 with a Final Grade Point of at least 3.0.

iv.            City & Guilds Technician Part 3 and Advanced Technician Diploma, etc. in relevant subjects which are equivalent to the SSSCE/WASSCE or the GCE will be considered.

Or

HND Holders:     HND holders in Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering with a minimum of 2nd Class Lower Division from recognized Tertiary Institutions. Applicants must have at least two (2) years post-qualification working experience.
B. 2-YEAR DIPLOMA PROGRAMME

i.           DIPLOMA IN ELECTRICAL/ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING (REGULAR/WEEKEND)

GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

WASSCE/SSSCE/NECO holders: Applicants must have six [6] passes (A1-D7/A-D) in all subjects including English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science and a minimum of C6 in three (3) passes in relevant subjects (e.g. Elective Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Applied Electricity, Geography etc).
Or

General Certificate of Education (GCE) Holders: Applicant must have credits in at least five (5) GCE ‘O’ Level subjects including English Language and Mathematics plus at least two (2) Advanced Level passes in relevant subjects.  (e.g. Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Technical Drawing, Metal Work, Applied Electricity etc).
Or

Other Qualifications including;

International Baccalaureate (IB) with a minimum note of 10/20 in each of the relevant subjects,
American Grades 12 with a Final Grade Point of at least 3.0.
Combined IGCSE and Cambridge – GCE (Cambridge) – ‘A’ and ‘O’ levels must have two relevant subjects at the Cambridge ‘A’ Levels and in addition must have five (5) passes including English and Mathematics at the Cambridge ‘O’ Level.
City and Guilds Technician Part II and Advanced Technician Diploma, etc. in relevant subjects which are equivalent to the SSSCE/WASSCE/NECO or the GCE will be considered.
(iv)      MATURE STUDENTS’ ENTRY ROUTE (ALL PROGRAMMES)

i.            Applicants must be at least 25 years old, and would have to show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth, which is at least 5 years old at the time of application.

ii.            Applicant must also pass Mature Students’ Entrance Examinations conducted by the University in (English Language, Mathematics and Aptitude Test).

iii.            Applicants intending to offer any of the programmes listed above must have a science background.

 

NOTE: The Mature Entrance Examinations will be held on Friday, 15th December, 2017

 

TUITION FEE DISCOUNT WILL BE OFFERED TO APPLICANTS FOR B.SC. MECHANICAL ENGINEERING, COMPUTER ENGINEERING, AND COMPUTER SCIENCE PROGRAMMES

 

HOW TO APPLY

[I]       DOMESTIC APPLICANTS

All applicants for the 2017/2018 Academic Year admissions are required to use the Regional Maritime University [RMU] online application portal.  The procedure for the online application process is as follows:

 

[a]       Make appropriate payment as indicated below at the various sales centers for the RMU

E-Voucher:

B.Sc. Programmes:                                  GH¢150.00 or $50.00
Diploma programmes:                            GH¢120.00 or $40.00
Sale Centers

[i]         Regional Maritime University, Nungua – Accra, Cash Office

[ii]        All Branches of the Ghana Commercial Bank

[iii]       All Branches of Ecobank [foreign and local]

[iv]       All Regional and District Post Offices across Ghana

[b]        The E-Voucher contains the Pin and Serial Number required in completing the online form.

[c]        Access the online form by visiting the University’s online admissions portal at www.rmu.edu.gh/admissions  soon after payment.

[d]        In completing the online form, students will be required to upload their passport size photographs.

[e]        A completed form is not considered until it is SUBMITTED.

[f]        Applicants are advised to check thoroughly all details entered before finally submitting their online applications. A form, once submitted, can be viewed, but cannot be edited.

[g]       Applicants must print out application summary; attach transcripts, certificates and all other relevant documents.  These documents should be forwarded to the Registrar.

[h]        Candidates are strongly advised to visit Courier Companies in their Countries for assistance towards the return of the application documents [see g].

[i]        The application documents as specified in [g] above should be addressed to:

 

The Academic Registrar

Regional Maritime University

Post Office Box GP 1115

Accra – Ghana

 

[II]    INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS

[a]        Log onto the admission portal : www.rmu.edu.gh/admissions

[b]        Click on International Applications and follow the instructions displayed on the page for the completion of the form.

[c]        Applicants must print out application summary; attach transcripts, certificates and all other relevant documents.  These documents should be sent to the Registrar.

 

CLOSING DATE

The closing date for submission of applications are 8th December, 2017 for Matured Applicants and 29th December, 2017 for Regular and Weekend applicants.  Candidates should note that no applications will be accepted after the deadline.  Mature Entrance Examinations would be held on Friday, 15th December, 2017

For further information, please contact:

Telephone Numbers          : +233 302 714070 / 712343 / 712775

Fax Numbers                     : +233 302 714070 / 712047

E-mail Address                  : admission@rmu.edu.gh , marketing@rmu.edu.gh

 

 

ADMISSION TO UNDERGRADUATE AND DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES FOR 2017/2018 ACADEMIC YEAR

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the following programmes for the 2017/2018 Academic Year commencing JANUARY 2018.

A        UNDERGRADUATE 4-YEAR B.Sc. PROGRAMMES

B.Sc. PORTS AND SHIPPING ADMINISTRATION (REGULAR/WEEK-END)
B.Sc. LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT

 

GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

WASSCE/SSSCE/NECO holders: Applicants must have credits (A1-C6/ A-D) in the following Three (3) Core Subjects: English, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies plus credits (A1-C6/ A-D) in any three (3) elective subjects with an aggregate score of not more than 36 on the WASSCE scale or not more than 24 on the SSSCE Scale or better.
Or

GBCE Holders: Applicants must have credit Passes (A-D) in six (6) subjects comprising three core subjects including English Language and Mathematics plus (3) relevant elective subjects.
Or

General Certificate of Education (GCE) holders: Applicants must have credits in at least five G.C.E ‘O’ Level subjects (including English Language and Mathematics plus at least three passes at Advanced Level.
Or

Advanced Business Certificate Examination (ABCE) Holders: Applicants must have full Diploma Certificate in ABCE. In addition, applicants must have credit passes in five (5) subjects including English Language, Mathematics, Integrated Science or Social Studies in the General Business Certificate Examination (GBCE) or SSSCE or WASSCE or NECO.  ABCE candidates may be considered for admission at level 200 of a degree programme.
Or

Other Qualifications including;

i.             International Baccalaureate (IB) with a minimum note of 10/20 in each of the relevant subjects.

ii.            American Grades 12 with a Final Grade Point of at least 3.0.

iii.             Combined IGCSE and Cambridge – GCE ‘A’ and ‘O’ levels holders must have three relevant subjects at the Cambridge ‘A’ Levels, in addition to at least five (5) passes including English and Mathematics at the Cambridge ‘O’ Level, etc. which are equivalent to WASSCE/SSSCE/NECO or GCE will be considered.

Or

HND Holders:     HND holders in Business related programmes with a minimum of 2nd Class Lower Division from recognized Tertiary Institutions may be admitted to level 300 and HND in other programmes will be admitted into level 200. Applicants must have at least two (2) years post-qualification working experience

 

MATURE STUDENTS’ ENTRY ROUTE (ALL PROGRAMMES)

i.            Applicants must be at least 25 years old, and would have to show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is at least 5 years old at the time of application.

ii.            Applicant must also pass Mature Students’ Entrance Examinations conducted by the University in (English Language, Mathematics and Aptitude Test).

 

NOTE: The Mature Entrance Examinations will be held on Friday, 15th December, 2017

 

B.       2-YEAR DIPLOMA PROGRAMME

DIPLOMA IN PORTS AND SHIPPING MANAGEMENT (REGULAR/WEEK-END)

WASSCE/SSSCE/NECO holders: Applicants must have six [6] passes (A1-D7) in all subjects, including English Language and Mathematics and a minimum of C6 in three (3) passes in any elective subjects.
Or

G.C.E. ‘O’ Level Credit in five [5] subjects (including Mathematics & English Language), plus G.C.E. ‘A’ Level passes in any two (2) subjects.
Or

GBCE Candidates: credit passes (A-D) in five (5) subjects comprising three (3) core subjects including English Language and Mathematics plus two (2) relevant elective subjects.
HOW TO APPLY

[I]       DOMESTIC APPLICANTS

All applicants for the 2017/2018 Academic Year admissions are required to use the Regional Maritime University [RMU] online application portal.  The procedure for the online application process is as follows:

 

[a]       Make appropriate payment as indicated below at the various sales centers for the RMU

E-Voucher:

B.Sc. Programmes:                                  GH¢150.00 or $50.00
Diploma programmes:                            GH¢120.00 or $40.00
Sale Centers

[i]         Regional Maritime University, Nungua – Accra, Cash Office

[ii]        All Branches of the Ghana Commercial Bank

[iii]       All Branches of Ecobank [foreign and local]

[iv]       All Regional and District Post Offices across Ghana

[b]        The E-Voucher contains the Pin and Serial Number required in completing the online form.

[c]        Access the online form by visiting the University’s online admissions portal at www.rmu.edu.gh/admissions  soon after payment.

[d]        In completing the online form, students will be required to upload their passport size photographs.

[e]        A completed form is not considered until it is SUBMITTED.

[f]        Applicants are advised to check thoroughly all details entered before finally submitting their online applications. A form, once submitted, can be viewed, but cannot be edited.

[g]       Applicants must print out application summary; attach transcripts, certificates and all other relevant documents.  These documents should be forwarded to the Academic Registrar.

[h]        Candidates are strongly advised to visit Courier Companies in their Countries for assistance towards the return of the application documents [see g].

[i]        The application documents as specified in [g] above should be addressed to:

 

The Academic Registrar

Regional Maritime University

Post Office Box GP 1115

Accra – Ghana

 

[II]    INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS

[a]        Log onto the admission portal : www.rmu.edu.gh/admissions

[b]        Click on International Applications and follow the instructions displayed on the page for the completion of the form.

[c]        Applicants must print out application summary; attach transcripts, certificates and all other relevant documents.  These documents should be sent to the Registrar.

 

CLOSING DATE

The closing date for submission of applications are 8th December, 2017 for Matured Applicants and 29th December, 2017 for Regular and Weekend applicants.  Candidates should note that no applications will be accepted after the deadline.  Mature Entrance Examinations would be held on Friday, 15th December, 2017.

For further information, please contact:

Telephone Numbers          : +233 302 714070 / 712343 / 712775

Fax Numbers                     : +233 302 714070 / 712047

E-mail Address                  : admission@rmu.edu.gh , marketing@rmu.edu.gh

 

 

 

ADMISSION TO UNDERGRADUATE AND DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES FOR 2017/2018 ACADEMIC YEAR

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the following programmes for the 2017/2018 Academic Year commencing JANUARY 2018.

A.         UNDERGRADUATE 4-YEAR B.Sc. PROGRAMMES

B.Sc. NAUTICAL SCIENCE (A programme to becoming a Ship Captain)
B.Sc. MARINE ENGINEERING (A programme to becoming a Chief Engineer on Ships)
GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

WASSCE/SSSCE/NECO holders: Applicants must have credits (A1-C6/ A-D) in the following Three (3) Core Subjects: English, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credits (A1-C6/A-D) in three elective Subjects which must include Physics and Elective Mathematics with an aggregate score of not less than 36 on the WASSCE scale or not less than 24 on the SSSCE/NECO Scales or better.
Or

General Certificate of Education (GCE) Holders: Applicants must have credits in at least five (5) G.C.E ‘O’ Level subjects including English Language and Mathematics, plus at least three (3) Advanced Level passes in relevant subjects one of which must be Mathematics.
Or

Other Qualifications:  Other qualifications including;

i.             International Baccalaureate (IB) with a minimum note of 10/20 in each of the relevant subjects.

ii.            Combined IGCSE and Cambridge – GCE ‘A’ and ‘O’ levels holders must have three relevant subjects at the Cambridge ‘A’ Levels, in addition to at least five (5) passes including English and Mathematics at the Cambridge ‘O’ Level.

iii.             American Grades 12 with a Final Grade Point of at least 3.0.

iv.            City & Guilds Technician Part 3 and Advanced Technician Diploma, etc. in relevant subjects which are equivalent to the SSSCE/WASSCE or the GCE will be considered.

Or

HND Holders:     HND holders in relevant Engineering programmes would be considered.
 

B. 2-YEAR DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

DIPLOMA IN MARINE ENGINEERING
DIPLOMA IN NAUTICAL SCIENCE
GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

WASSCE/SSSCE/NECO holders: Applicants must have six [6] passes (A1-D7/A-D) in all subjects including English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science and a minimum of C6 in three (3) passes in relevant subjects (e.g. Elective Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Applied Electricity, Geography etc).

Or

General Certificate of Education (GCE) Holders: Applicant must have credits in at least five (5) GCE ‘O’ Level subjects including English Language and Mathematics plus at least two (2) Advanced Level passes in relevant subjects.  (e.g. Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Technical Drawing, Metal Work, Applied Electricity etc).
Or

Other Qualifications including;

i. International Baccalaureate (IB) with a minimum note of 10/20 in each of the relevant subjects,
ii. American Grades 12 with a Final Grade Point of at least 3.0.
iii. Combined IGCSE and Cambridge – GCE (Cambridge) – ‘A’ and ‘O’ levels must have two relevant subjects at the Cambridge ‘A’ Levels and in addition must have five (5) passes including English and Mathematics at the Cambridge ‘O’ Level.
iv. City and Guilds Technician Part II and Advanced Technician Diploma, etc. in relevant subjects which are equivalent to the SSSCE/WASSCE/NECO or the GCE will be considered.
Target Group:  Diploma in Marine Engineering and Nautical Science programmes are ideal for those interested in developing Professional Careers in the Merchant Marine and Oil & Gas Industry.

 

NOTE:

i. All candidates must satisfy specific Departmental requirements in addition to the general requirements.

 

ii. Final Admission onto all programmes are based on successful completion of physical and medical examinations at the Regional Maritime University Sick Bay.

 

NOTE:

i. Candidates for these programmes must equally meet the conditions for Cadetship training.

ii. Candidates for these programmes have very bright opportunity for ready employment as Cadets on board ships of very renowned companies. These companies will also offer full employment as Officers on board their vessels after acquisition of certificate of competency.

 

C. MATURE STUDENTS’ ENTRY ROUTE (ALL PROGRAMMES)

i.            Applicants must be at least 25 years old, and would have to show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth, which is at least 5 years old at the time of application.

ii.            Applicant must also pass Mature Students’ Entrance Examinations conducted by the University in (English Language, Mathematics and Aptitude Test).

iii.            Applicants intending to offer any of the programmes listed above must have a science background.

 

NOTE: The Mature Entrance Examinations will be held on Friday, 15th December, 2017

 

HOW TO APPLY

[I]       DOMESTIC APPLICANTS

All applicants for the 2017/2018 Academic Year admissions are required to use the Regional Maritime University [RMU] online application portal.  The procedure for the online application process is as follows:

 

[a]       Make appropriate payment as indicated below at the various sales centers for the RMU

E-Voucher:

B.Sc. Programmes:                                  GH¢150.00 or $50.00
Diploma programmes:                            GH¢120.00 or $40.00
Sale Centers

[i]         Regional Maritime University, Nungua – Accra, Cash Office

[ii]        All Branches of the Ghana Commercial Bank

[iii]       All Branches of Ecobank [foreign and local]

[iv]       All Regional and District Post Offices across Ghana

 

[b]        The E-Voucher contains the Pin and Serial Number required in completing the online form.

[c]        Access the online form by visiting the University’s online admissions portal at www.rmu.edu.gh/admissions  soon after payment.

[d]        In completing the online form, students will be required to upload their passport size photographs.

[e]        A completed form is not considered until it is SUBMITTED.

[f]        Applicants are advised to check thoroughly all details entered before finally submitting their online applications. A form, once submitted, can be viewed, but cannot be edited.

[g]       Applicants must print out application summary; attach transcripts, certificates and all other relevant documents.  These documents should be forwarded to the Academic Registrar.

[h]        Candidates are strongly advised to visit Courier Companies in their Countries for assistance towards the return of the application documents [see g].

[i]        The application documents as specified in [g] above should be addressed to:

 

The Academic Registrar

Regional Maritime University

Post Office Box GP 1115

Accra – Ghana

 

[II]    INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS

[a]        Log onto the admission portal : www.rmu.edu.gh/admissions

[b]        Click on International Applications and follow the instructions displayed on the page for the completion of the form.

[c]        Applicants must print out application summary; attach transcripts, certificates and all other relevant documents.  These documents should be sent to the Academic Registrar.

 

CLOSING DATE

The closing date for submission of applications are 8th December, 2017 for Matured Applicants and 29th December, 2017 for Regular and Weekend applicants.  Candidates should note that no applications will be accepted after the deadline.  Mature Entrance Examinations would be held on Friday, 15th December, 2017

For further information, please contact:

Telephone Numbers          : +233 302 714070 / 712343 / 712775

Fax Numbers                     : +233 302 714070 / 712047

E-mail Address                  : admission@rmu.edu.gh , marketing@rmu.edu.gh

 

 

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UNIVERSITY REGISTRAR