List of Courses Offered at IMSU + Admission Requirements

Below are the list of courses offered at IMSU (Imo State University) and the admission requirements for each course. Candidates are enjoin to go through the courses offered at IMSU before applying to the University.

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Faculty of Medicine

UTME: Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology in one sitting.

Direct entry: IMSU accepts a good Honours degree (minimum of second class upper) in relevant discipline.

  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Medical Biochemistry
  • Community Medicine
  • Medical Microbiology/ Parasitology
  • Chemical Pathology
  • Morbid Anatomy/ Histopathology
  • Haematology and Blood Transfusion Medicine
  • Medicine and Surgery
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Pediatrics
  • Pharmacology

 

Faculty of Engineering

i) Agricultural Engineering

Five O’ level credit not more than two sittings in English language, mathematics, physics, chemistry and any other from agricultural science, further mathematics, economics, biology, technical drawing and geography.

Direct Entry: Candidates with upper credit level passes in national diploma (ND) or its equivalent qualification in agricultural engineering may be admitted into the 200level of the department.

ii) Electrical Engineering

Candidates must have a credit passes not more than two sittingsin Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE) or its equivalent as approved by the senate of Imo State University in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other subject from Agricultural Science, Further Mathematics, Economics, Biology, Technical Drawing and Geography.

Direct Entry:  Candidates with Upper Credit level passes in National Diploma (ND) or its equivalent qualification in Electrical /Electronic Engineering and Computer Engineering may be admitted into the 200 level of the department.

iii) Civil Engineering

Candidates must have credit level pass not more than two sittings in Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE) or its equivalent as approved by the Senate of Imo State University in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other science or technical subject.

Direct Entry: Candidates with upper credit level passes in OND or its equivalent qualification in Engineering may be admitted into the 200 level.

iv) Mechanical Engineering

v) Food Science and Technology

 

Faculty of Law

UTME: Candidates of this category must possess Senior Secondary Certificate, or an ‘0’ Level Certificate with credit passes in five (5) subjects, including English Language and English Literature obtained at not more than two sittings. At least one of the credits must be in a science subject or at least pass in Mathematics, such a candidate must also have an acceptable pass in the Joint Matriculation, Examination.

Direct Entry: Candidates of this mode of admission must conform with the National Universities requirements for direct entry. Those include:
* Must satisfy U.T.M.E. requirements in (i) above plus A two-year or three-year Diploma certificate or second class upper or lower division degree in related courses;
* Must satisfy U.T.M.E. requirements in (i) above plus Three (3) papers at Principal or Advanced level in the Higher School Certificate or G.C.E.
* Must satisfy U.T.M.E. requirements in (i) above plus two papers at principal or Advanced level or H.S.C or G.C.E.

 

Faculty of Health Science

i) Optometry

UTME ENTRY: Candidates must have at least five O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology in one sitting; applicants must also satisfy the PUTME requirements.

DIRECT ENTRY:

WASC/GCE A’ Level passes in Physic, Chemistry and Biology with SSCE/GCE O’Level credit passes in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English Language in one seating.
Holders of 1st Degree at least second class lower division in relevant health courses, with five credit in one seating as at (1) above are eligible for admission into 200 level.
Holders of HND with minimum of Upper Credit Pass are eligible for admission into 200 level, with five credit in one seating as at (1) above, depending on the appropriateness of their requisite academic preparation.

ii) Nursing Science

UTME: Candidates must have an appropriate pass in UTME examination of the Joint Admission Matriculation Board (JAMB). In addition the candidate must hold WASC/SSCE/ GCE/NECO or its equivalent with at least credit in 5 subjects (at not more than two sittings) including English language, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics.

Direct Entry:

a. Candidate with Registered Nurse certificate must have five credits at ordinary level which must include English, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology, and Physics at credit level at not more than two sittings,
b. Candidates with GCE Advanced level certificate must also have appropriate pass in the screening test of the university.
c. Degree holders in science disciplines with not less than 2nd Class Honours may be admitted through direct entry.
Direct Entry students will be placed at 200 level of study. The non-nursing qualified direct entry students will be expected to sit for at least 2 professional examinations like UTME candidates. Already trained nurses can sit for the professional examination not already possessed.

iii) Medical Laboratory Science

iv) Nutrition and Dietetics

 

Faculty of Science

  • Animal Science and Environmental Biology
  • Plant Science and Biotechnology
  • Physics/ Industrial Physics
  • Chemistry/Industrial Chemistry
  • Microbiology/Industrial Microbiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Computer Science

 

Faculty of Social Sciences

  • Economics
  • Psychology
  • Geography & Environmental Management
  • Political Science
  • Sociology
  • Mass Communication

 

Faculty of Business Administration

  • Management
  • Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • Marketing
  • Accountancy
  • Banking and Finance
  • Insurance and Actuarial Science

 

Faculty of Agric. And Veterinary Medicine

  • Agric. Economics, Extension & Rural Dev.
  • Animal science and Fisheries
  • Crop Science And Biotechnology
  • Soil Science and Environment

 

Faculty of Education

  • Arts Education
  • Physical Science Education
  • Life Science Education
  • Language Education
  • Library and information Science
  • Foundation and Counseling

 

Faculty of Environmental Science

  • Surveying  & GeoInformatics
  • Architecture
  • Building
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Quantity  Surveying
  • Fine & Applied Arts
  • Estate Management

 

For more information, kindly visit the official website of IMSU https://www.imsu.edu.ng/site/

 

 

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4 comments

  1. pls i scored 261 in jamb but I’m using two sittings in my o level result and i have a d7 in maths. can i still study law at imsu?

    • Bolarinwa Olajire

      If IMSU didn’t change their requirements for this year’s admission, they do accept pass in mathemetics for admission. This is their requirements for law: ‘0’ Level Certificate with credit passes in five (5) subjects, including English Language and English Literature obtained at not more than two sittings. At least one of the credits must be in a science subject or at least pass in Mathematics,

  2. pls what is the utme subject combination for med lab science and postutme requirement,pls i need ur reply urgently

    • Bolarinwa Olajire

      5 subjects (at not more than two sittings) including English language, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics.

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