Applications are invited from suitable qualified candidates for admission into 12-months Past-Basic Diploma Programme in Paediatric and Accident & Emergency Nursing in the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH), Port Harcourt, for 2019/2020 academic session.
UPTH Post-Basic Nursing Admission Requirements.
a) Applicants for admission into the programmes must possess the following: SSCE with 5 credits in not more than two sittings. These must include English Language, Mathematics, Biology (not Health Science) physics and chemistry. A combination of NECO and WAEC acceptable.
b) Registered Nurse/Midwife with a minimum of 1 year post qualification experience.
c) B.NSc with a PGDE is an added advantage.
Selection of candidates will be based on academic qualification and performance at the entrance examination and oral interview.
How to Apply for UPTH Post-Basic Nursing Admission.
Interested and qualified candidates should pay a non-refundable fee of N10,000:00 (Ten thousand naira) only to:
Sterling Bank (UPTH Branch) A/C No.: 0008832930 for Paediatric Programme and
Sterling Bank (UPTH Branch) A/C No.: 0029875947 for Accident & Emergency Programme
Present the teller at the office of the Bursar, in the school for the issuance of an official receipt and on presentation of evidence of such payment, obtain an application form from the Administrative Office of the School of Post-Basic Nursing Studies.
Completed application forms, with photocopies of all relevant documents are to reach the Coordinator of the Programme of choice (Paediatric or Accident & Emergency), School of Post Basic Nursing Studies on or before Wednesday 31st July 2019.
UPTH Post-Basic Nursing Admission – Entrance Exam/Interview Date.
Entrance Examination will hold in the SPBNS Auditorium as follows:
- Tuesday 27th August, 2019 for Paediatric Nursing Programme,
- Wednesday 28th August, 2019 for Accident & Emergency Nursing Programme
Applicants should bring along writing materials for the examination. Mobile phones are not allowed into the examination hall. Applicants are to bring along original copies of their certificates and valid practicing licenses for the interview.
Applicants are to make necessary arrangement for their accommodation and feeding throughout the duration of their interview.