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DELSU Admission Requirements and Courses Offered 2024/2025

DELSU Admission Requirements and Courses… The Delta State University (DELSU), Abraka has finally released the admission requirements and the courses offered for the 2024/2025 academic session, and the admission requirements for all new students for the new session.

Therefore, all the students hunting for admission into DELSU, whether Post-UTME or Direct Entry should take advantage of this information.

It is a good thing to have the right information and be on time, so for those trying to find out what you need to know before going to school, is a good step to take. So, if you are seeking admission into DELSU, and wish to know the courses that are offered at the university you to be able to make your choice of course.

And those of you who want to have full knowledge of the admission process requirements, read this article as we bring you full details of all the accredited courses offered and their requirements for admission.

DELSU Admission Requirements and Courses Offered

Article Outline:

An Overview of Delta State University (DELSU)

After the creation of Edo and Delta States in August 1991, the then Bendel State University, Ekpoma became Edo State University in December 1991, and as a result, there was a need for the establishment of an autonomous Delta State University, Abraka, which became a reality on 30th April 1992, by his Excellency Olorogun Felix Ibru, the then Executive Governor of the State.

At first, it was a Government Teachers’ Training College during the colonial era till early 1971-1985, the post-colonial era, when it became a College of Education that awarded the Nigerian Certificate of Education (N.C.E.). It later had an affiliation with the University of Benin, Benin City in 1981.

The Delta State University, Abraka, is a State government university with a student population of about 22,000 (in the 2019/2020 session). The leadership of the institution is upon Professor ANDY OGOCHUKWU EGWUNYENGA – Vice-Chancellor of the school. the university has a multi-campus system. They have four campuses:

  • The main campus located at Abraka
  • The Anwai campus
  • The Asaba campus
  • The Oleh campus

The University of DeltaState (DELSU), Abraka offers programmes ranging from full-time certificate, diploma, and degree programmes, and part-time evening and weekend degree programmes. It also offers postgraduate studies up to a doctoral level, a staff/student counselling centre, an e-learning centre, student accommodation and sporting facilities and many other services.

Faculties of  DELSU State University

Delta State University, DELSU Admission Requirements and Courses Offered

DELSU UTME Admission Requirements 

For to gain admission as a prospective student of DELSU you must meet certain requirements.  The DELSU admission requirements through UTME are listed below:

  1. Expected applicants must be up to sixteen (16) years of age.
  2. Applicants must also possess at least 5 (five Credits) pass in their Ordinary Level result (s), in either WAEC, NECO or NABTEB,  including English Language, Mathematics and three other relevant subjects related to their course of study. Two sitting O’level is not accepted.

If for instance, a student wants to study Medicine, he or she  must have credits in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Physics, and Chemistry, 

  1. Applicants’ scores in the JAMB UTME examination, must reach the institution’s accepted cut of marks of 160.
  2. Applicants must choose subject combinations that tally with their courses of study.
  3. The candidate must score up to the required cut-off mark that is required for the course they want to study, in the school. 

Admission Requirement for DELSU Direct Entry 

The following  admission requirements must be met by Direct Entry applicants before they are considered for admission:

  1. The applicant must present the JAMB Direct Entry form from JAMB’s official website 
  2. The expected applicant must be up to sixteen (16) years of age.
  3. Applicants must also possess at least 5 (five Credits) pass in their Ordinary level results, in either WAEC, NECO or NABTEB,  including English Language, Mathematics and three other relevant subjects related to their course of study. Two sitting O’level is not accepted.
  4. Direct Entry,  applicants must have any of the certificates below: OND, NCE, Cambridge A level, IJMB, BSc, and HND

Important Note: All the students who want to hopefully gain admission into the DELSU must ensure that they meet all the requirements including the school, department and faculty requirements for admission.

Courses Offered at Delta State University, DELSU

If you are a student seeking admission at Delta State University Abraka and want to know the courses that are offered at the university, below is the list of accredited courses offered at the institution. They are as follows:

Faculty of Agriculture

  • Agricultural Extension
  • Animal Science and Fisheries
  • Agronomy, Wildlife and Forestry
  • Agricultural Economics

Faculty of Arts

  • English and Literary Studies
  • Fine and Applied Arts
  • History and International Studies
  • Languages and Linguistics
  • Music
  • Religious Studies/Philosophy
  • Theatre Arts

Basic Medical Sciences

  • Anatomy and Cell Biology
  • Medical Biochemistry and Genetics
  • Nursing Science
  • Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  • Physiology

Clinical Sciences

  • Family Medicine
  • Medicine
  • Anaesthesia
  • Chemical Pathology
  • Community Medicine
  • Haematology and Blood Transfusion
  • Mental Health/Psychiatry
  • Morbid Anatomy
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Paediatrics and Children’s Health
  • Radiology
  • Surgery
  • Medical Microbiology

Faculty of Education

  • Vocational Education
  • Science Education
  • Business Education
  • Health Education
  • Social Science Education
  • Institute of Education
  • Guidance and Counselling
  • Human Kinetics, Recreation and Sports Science Education
  • Library and Information Science
  • Educational Management & Foundations
  • Technical Education

Faculty of Engineering

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering

Faculty of Law

  • Commercial and Property Law
  • Jurisprudence and International Law
  • Private Law
  • Public Law

Faculty of Management Sciences

  • Accounting/Banking and Finance
  • Business Administration and Marketing
  • Public Administration

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  • Pharmaceutical Microbiology and Biotech
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Administration
  • Pharmacognosy and Traditional Medicine
  • Pharmaceutics and Industrial Pharmacy

Faculty of Science

  • Animal and Environmental Biology
  • Biochemistry
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Geology
  • Mathematics
  • Microbiology
  • Physics
  • Science Laboratory Technology
  • Medical Laboratory Science

Faculty of Social Sciences

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Business Administration
  • Economics
  • Geog and Regional Planning
  • Mass Communication
  • Political Science
  • Sociology and Psychology
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For those of you who have been seeking to know the courses that are offered at Delta State University Abraka, we have successfully listed out all the courses you needed, so now, find out if your choice, of course, is in the aforementioned courses that we have listed for you there. Or if your own concern is on the admission requirements of the university, you will also see all the requirements for the UTME and Direct Entry students to have admission in DELSU for the 2024/2025 academic year. 

Please don’t hesitate to drop your comments and contributions, and if you have any questions feel free to ask. You can use the link of the school that we have dropped for you to access the school’s official website for more information about admission requirements and courses offered at DELSU.

Amos Nya
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