HND Dispensing Technology

Department

Pharmaceutical Sciences

Faculty

Medicine and Health Sciences

Duration of Programme

6 Semesters

General Entry Requirement

6 Semesters

General Entry Requirement

a. SSSCE/WASSCE APPLICANTS

SSSCE (A – D) or WASSCE (A1 – C6) respectively in English, Mathematics (Core) and Integrated Science/Social Studies and two (2) relevant electives.

b. ABCE/ ‘O’&’A’ LEVEL APPLICANTS

Five (5) GBCE credit or five (5) G.C.E. Ordinary Level credits including English Language and Mathematics plus at least two (2) G.C.E. ‘A’ Level/ABCE passes.

c. GBCE APPLICANTS

Five (5) GBCE credits including English, Business Mathematics and Integrated Science/ Social Studies.

d. Technician Part II/III Certificate holders with four SSSCE/WASSCE credit including English Language and Mathematics.

e. DBS APPLICANTS.

Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE Credits including English Language and Mathematics plus at least three DBS passes.

f. TECHNICAL SCHOOL APPLICANTS (CERTIFICATE II)

Passes in English Language, Mathematics, Integrated Science plus any three (3) relevant trade courses.

g. MATURE APPLICANTS
Mature Candidates:

  1. Must be 25 years old and with any legitimate documentary proof which is at least 5 years old at the time of application.
  2. Have at least two (2) years working experience (letter from the employer is required).
  3. Pass a written examination conducted by Kumasi Polytechnic.
  4. Mature applicants applying for HND Dispensing Technology should have relevant hospital/industrial experience with ‘O’ Level/WASSCE/SSSCE pure science background (Chemistry and Biology) as well as credits in English and Mathematics (core).

Specific Entry Requirements

A. SSSCE Candidates: Passes (A – D) in five (5) subjects comprising three core subjects, English Language, Mathematics, and Integrated Science plus two (2) elective passes in Chemistry and Biology.

B. WASSCE Candidates: Credit passes (A1-C6) in five (5) subjects comprising three core subjects, English Language, Mathematics, and Integrated Science, plus two (2) credit passes in Chemistry and Biology.

C. Mature Applicants
(i) Must be 25 years old with any legitimate documentary proof which is at least five (5) years old at the time of application.
(ii) Must have relevant hospital/ Pharmacy/industrial experience with ‘O’ Level or SSSCE/ WASSCE pure science background in Chemistry and Biology as well as credits in English and Mathematic
(iii) Must pass a written examination and an interview.