Cutoff marks for OAU admissions – Maiduguri, October 7th, 2023 – The College of Nursing Sciences in Maiduguri has announced the date for its 2023 aptitude examination for prospective students. In a statement released today, the College revealed that the exam is scheduled for Saturday, October 14th, 2023 at 7:00am.School News Portal
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The aptitude test will be held at the College of Nursing Sciences campus in Maiduguri. All prospective students interested in gaining admission into the College’s programs are required to take the exam.
A College spokesperson emphasized that the aptitude exam is a crucial part of the admission process. “The exam allows us to evaluate students’ abilities and aptitudes across key subjects. It ultimately helps ensure we admit candidates who are best prepared for the rigors of our nursing degree programs.”
The College offers a number of nursing degrees, including Bachelor of Nursing Science, Bachelor of Midwifery Science, and Post Basic Nursing programs. Competition for placement is high, with thousands of applicants every year. The aptitude exam serves as an initial filtering stage, allowing only the highest performing students to proceed to the next round.Cutoff marks for OAU
In addition to the exam, prospective students will also need to meet basic admission requirements for their program of choice. This includes having the right combination of subjects at O’level exams, meeting minimum grade requirements, and fulfilling other prerequisites. The College’s website provides a comprehensive overview of these admission criteria.
All successful candidates will be invited for an oral interview, after which final admission decisions will be made. With the high standards and thorough vetting process, the College aims to produce graduates equipped with the skills and knowledge to excel as nursing professionals.
The College spokesperson reminded that the aptitude exam is open to all interested candidates who meet the basic requirements. “We encourage all passionate and committed students to apply. This is the first step to accessing our high quality nursing education programs.”
Registration for the exam is currently open and will close 48 hours prior. Prospective students seeking more details can find information on the College’s website or visit the campus for assistance.
With Nigeria facing a shortage of skilled healthcare professionals, the College hopes to use programs like these to build the next generation of nurses able to provide quality care and save lives. The 2023 aptitude exam marks the start of that journey for successful candidates.