Authorities of the College of Health Technology, Calabar has announced the sale of the National Diploma (ND) and Higher National Diploma (HND) for 2018/2019 session.
NOTE: Admission into the College of Health Technology, Calabar commences in March, 2018 of each year.
Interested candidates submit their applications using an electronic platform (e-Application).
Community Health, Medical Laboratory and Pharmacy are among the most sought after departments in the college.
The application process will run for about three months after which an entrance aptitude test is written sometime in June, 2018.
Candidates applying for admission into NBTE courses are exempted from writing the entrance exam.
Successful candidates at the entrance exam then proceed to the next stage which is a written interview and inspection of credentials.
Candidates who pass the interview are then offered admission into the college. Also, candidates applying for admission into NBTE courses who meet the JAMB cut off mark are also offered admission.
It is important to note that candidates coming into the college through JAMB can apply for admission up till September.
Candidates who are unsuccessful at the interview stage but who passed the entrance exam, can apply for supplementary admission into other programmes provided there is vacancy in that department.
Admission into College of Health Technology, Calabar is a very competitive and transparent process.
Prospective students must study hard in order to gain admission into the college.
The college also adheres strictly to its admission quota as provided by the respective regulatory boards and NBTE.
ADMISSION ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
|S/NO||COURSE OF STUDY||DURATION||ENTRY QUALIFICATION||CERTIFICATION|
|1.||PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING||TWO YEARS||a. Nigerian Registered Nurse (NRN).
b. National Diploma or its equivalent in Nursing.
c. Holders of the above must possess the basic O’level credits in English, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.
|HND IN PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING (WAHEB)|
|2a.||ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH OFFICER (ND)||TWO (2)/FOUR (4) YEARS||Minimum entry requirement into National Diploma (ND) in Environmental Health Science Programme is five (5) O’level credits in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology or Health Science in either WAEC/NECO at not more than two sittings. Candidates with JAMB score of 150 and above have added advantage.||ND, HND IN ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH TECHNOLOGY (WAHEB)|
|2b.||ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH TECHNICIAN||THREE (3) YEARS||Minimum of 5 passees in O’level WASSC/SSCE/GCE/NECO at not more than 2 sittings. Three (3) of the passes must be at at credit level and should include English Language, Biology or Health Science, Geography, Physics, Chemistry, Agricultural Science, Technical Drawing and any other subject.||ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH TECHNICIAN DIPLOMA (WAHEB)|
|2c.||ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH ASSISTANTS||TWO (2) YEARS||Four (4) O’level passes which should include at least one science subject (Biology, Chemistry, Health Science, Nutrition, Physics). A pass in English Language will be an added advantage.||CERTIFICATE|
|2d.||HEALTH PROMOTION AND EDUCATION||THREE (3) YEARS||Four (4) credits in SSCE, NECO, GCE or Teachers Grade II to include English Language, Mathematics, Biology/Health Science and any other subject.||HPE DIPLOMA|
|3a.||COMMUNITY HEALTH EXTENSION WORKER (CHEW)||THREE (3) YEARS||Five (5) Credit level passes at WASSC/SSCE/GCE/NECO O’level not more than two (2) sittings.
These must include:
English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Health Science. Also, candidates with JCHEW certificates have an added advantage.
|NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN COMMUNITY HEALTH (NATIONAL COMM. HEALTH PRACTITIONERS BOARD.)|
|3b.||JUNIOR COMMUNITY HEALTH EXTENSION WORKER (JCHEW)||TWO (2) YEARS||Three (3) credits and two (2) passes at O’level WASSC or NECO in not more than two sittings to include English Language, Mathematics, Biology/Health Science and any other two subjects.||CERTIFICATE IN JUNIOR COMMUNITY HEALTH (NCHPBC)|
|4a.||PROFESSIONAL DIPLOMA IN HEALTH INFORMATION MGT||THREE (3) YEARS||Five credits in O’level at not more than two sittings at the SSCE/WASSC or its equivalent. The subjects must include: English Language, Mathematics, Biology or Health Science, Physics or Chemistry and any other subject.||DIPLOMA IN HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT (HRORBN)|
|4b.||ND HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT||TWO (2) YEARS||Five (5) O’level credits in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology or Health Science in either WAEC/NECO at not more than two sittings. Only candidates with JAMB score of 150 and above are eligible.||NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT|
|4c.||HND HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT||TWO (2) YEARS||National Diploma (ND) in H.I.M with a minimum of lower credit. Health Record Technician Certificate with a minimum of lower credit and five (5) O’level credits in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology or Health Science in either WAEC/NECO at not more than two sittings. Candidates must have completed one year industrial attachment. Those with ND with initial JAMB score of 150 are not required to write JAMB. However, candidates without ND certificates are required to have a JAMB score of 160 and above.||HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT|
|5.||PHARMACY TECHNICIAN||THREE (3) YEARS||Five (5) credits at not more than two (2) sittings in WASSC/SSCE/GCE/NECO in the following subjects:
English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
|PHARMACY TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATE.|
|6.||MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNICIAN||THREE (3) YEARS||Requires WASSC/SSCE/GCE/NECO – Four credit passes in the following subjects:
English Language, Mathematics, Biology and Chemistry with at least a pass in Physics. (Results more than ten years as the date of this registration will be rejected by the Registration Board). Holders of Medical Lab. Assistant certificate with the above O’level.
|MEDICAL LAB. TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATE|
|7.||DISPENSING OPTICIANRY||THREE (3) YEARS||Four (4) credit passes at not more than two (2) sittings in WASSC/SSCE/GCE/NECO in the following subjects:
English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics with a minimum of pass in English Language or Mathematics. A candidate with a minimum of 10 years cognate experience in optical dispensing (apprenticeship), who has two or three credits in any of these subjects may also be considered for admission.
|8.||COMPUTER SCIENCE||TWO (2) YEARS||Four credit level passes in WASSC/SSCE/GCE/NECO at not more than two sittings. The four subjects must include Mathematics, Physics, English Language and any other subject. JAMB score of 150 and above (JAMB subjects are English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry).
Candidates with a pass in Computer Foundation Examination (CFE) of the Computer Professionals Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN) are also accepted. Such candidates must also have credit passes in the required O’level subjects.
|NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN COMPUTER SCIENCE|
|9.||RDIOGRAPHY (MEDICAL IMAGING PROCESSING TECHNICIAN)||THREE (3) YEARS||Five (5) credit passes at not more than two (2) sittings in WASSC/SSCE/GCE/NECO in the following subjects:
English Language, Mathematics plus either Physics, Chemistry or Biology and any other two (2) subjects.
Holder of Certificate in Medical Dark Room Practice (Dark Room Asst. Certificate) plus the above stated requirements will require two (2) years traning for Medical Dark Room Technician Programme.
METHOD OF APPLICATION
To apply for admission into College of Health Technology Calabar, candidates should follow the following steps:
1. Walk into any branch of First Bank Nigeria and pay the sum of Eight Thousand Naira only (N8,000.00) for the application form through the PayDirect platform. Use the code CRSH for institution’s code.
2. Logon to chtcalabar.edu.ng or click this link Apply to complete the e-Application form. You can login using your receipt number and serial number on the print out issued at the bank.
Candidates are strongly advice to read the Entry Requirements above before proceeding to submit an application.
ENTRANCE EXAMINATION DATE
The College of Health Technology Calabar entrance examination for 2018/2019 academic session holds on the 9th of June 2018.
The closing date for sales of form is 1st of June 2018.