CUHAS - Bugando

CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH AND ALLIED SCIENCES

Bugando - Mwanza, Tanzania


Admission Forms and Entrance Requirements for Undergraduate Programmes


MODE OF APPLICATION FOR UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES
Applicants with the appropriate A Levels passes (Direct Entrants) and Diploma Holders (Equivalent qualification) seeking admission at CUHAS into the Bachelor of Medical Lab Sciences (Code CU001), Bachelor of Science in Nursing Education (Code CU002), the Bachelor of Pharmacy (Code CU003), Doctor of Medicine (Code CU004) and Bachelor of Science in Nursing (CU005) are required to apply through the CENTRAL ADMISSION SYSTEM with the Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) using the guidelines provided by TCU as detailed in pages 35,36,37

UNDERGRADUATE COURSES:
  • DOCTOR OF MEDICINE (MD) 5 YEARS
  • Direct Entrants (Form Six)
    Holders of Principal pass at C grade or higher in Chemistry, Biology or Physics, provided that the other two passes are not below D at ADVANCED level. Preference will be given to applicants with "C" grade or higher in Chemistry or Biology in that order.Consideration will also be given to applicants with Principal passes at C grade on higher in Chemistry and a D grade or higher in Biology or Physics. [C, D (5 points from 2 subjects)]

    Equivalent Qualifications
    Holders of B. Sc. Degrees from recognized institutions, majoring in BIOLOGY or CHEMISTRY. Holders of a Diploma in Clinical Medicine with principal passes at any level in Chemistry, Biology or Physics, in the ADVANCED certificate examinations.

  • BACHELOR OF MEDICAL LAB SCIENCE BMLS) 3 YEARS
  • Direct Entrants (Form Six)
    Holders of two Principal passes at 'D' grade or higher in Chemistry, Biology or Physics/Mathematics; [D,D(minimum 4 points from Two subjects)]


  • BACHELOR OF PHARMACY (B.PHARM) -
  • Direct Entrants (Form Six)
    Principal pass at C grade or higher in Chemistry, Biology or Physics/ Mathematics; [C,D(minimum 5 points from Two subjects)] .

    Equivalent Qualifications
    Holders of B.Sc. Degrees, from recognized institutions majoring in BIOLOGY or CHEMISTRY
    OR
    A Diploma in Pharmacy from a recognized and accredited Institution with passes at a minimum of B grade in the Diploma.

  • BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING EDUCATION
  • Direct Entrants (Form Six)- 4 Years programme
    Holder of form-six certificate with TWO Advanced level passes at 'D' grade or Higher in Chemistry, Biology/Physics; [D,D(minimum 4 points from Two subjects)]

    Equivalent Qualifications (3 Year Programme)
    Holder of Diploma in Nursing as Recognised by NACTE.

    Equivalent Qualifications (2 Year Conversion Programme)
    Holder of Advanced Diploma in Nursing Education as Recognised by NACTE.

  • BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING
  • Direct Entrants (Form Six)- 4 Years programme
    Holder of form-six certificate with TWO Advanced level passes at 'D' grade or Higher in Chemistry, Biology/Physics; [D,D(minimum 4 points from Two subjects)].

    Equivalent Qualifications (3 Year Programme)
    Holder of Diploma in Nursing as Recognised by NACTE