Sifa Za Kujiunga Na Chuo Cha Ardhi 2023 (Ardhi University Entry Requirements)

Sifa Za Kujiunga Na Chuo Cha Ardhi (Ardhi University Entry Requirements); Ardhi University offers various undergraduate degree programs, and the entry requirements for each program differ based on the applicant’s qualifications. Below are the general minimum entrance requirements for different categories of applicants:

Sifa Za Kujiunga Na Chuo Cha Ardhi
Sifa Za Kujiunga Na Chuo Cha Ardhi
  1. Completed A-Level Studies Before 2014:
    • Two principal passes with a total of 4.0 points in two subjects defining the admission into the respective program (where A = 5; B = 4; C = 3; D = 2; E = 1; S = 0.5).
  2. Completed A-Level Studies in 2014 and 2015:
    • Two principal passes (‘C’ and above) with a total of 4.0 points from two subjects defining the admission into the respective program (where A = 5; B+ = 4; B = 3; C = 2; D = 1; E = 0.5).
  3. Completed A-Level Studies From 2016 Onwards:
    • Two principal passes with a total of 4.0 points in two subjects defining the admission into the respective program (where A = 5; B = 4; C = 3; D = 2; E = 1; S = 0.5).
  4. Ordinary Diploma, FTC, and Equivalent Qualification Applicants:
    • At least four passes (“D’s and above) at O-Level or NVA Level III with less than four O-Level passes or equivalent foreign qualifications as established by either NECTA or VETA.
    • At least a GPA of 3.0 for Ordinary Diploma (NTA Level 6).
    • Average of “C” for Full Technician Certificate (FTC) (where A = 5, B = 4, C = 3, and D = 2 points).

Eligibility for Admission at Ardhi University

To be eligible for consideration for admission to a first-degree program at Ardhi University, candidates must meet the following criteria:

  1. Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (C.S.E.E.) or equivalent, with passes in FOUR approved subjects, obtained before sitting for the Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (A.C.S.E.E.) or equivalent.
  2. Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (A.C.S.E.E.) with TWO principal level passes in appropriate subjects, with a total point not below 4.0 based on the grade to point conversion scale:
    • Before 2014 and 2016 onwards: A = 5; B = 4; C = 3; D = 2; E = 1; S = 0.5; F = 0.
    • For 2014 and 2015: A = 5; B+ = 4; B = 3; C = 2; D = 1; E = 0.5; F = 0.
  3. An appropriate equivalent diploma, such as NACTE Ordinary Diploma (NTA Level 6) with at least a GPA of 3.0, or FTC with an average of “B+” or any other diploma of not less than Upper Second Class/B+ or a Distinction for unclassified diplomas from recognized institutions and approved by the University Senate.

Note: Principal level passes and passes in Religious and General studies are not counted. Applicants from countries following an 8–4–4 education system need to complete at least one year of study at a university in their own countries before they can be considered for admission.

Programs and Additional Requirements by Respective Schools at Ardhi University

School of Architecture, Construction Economics, and Management (SACEM)

Bachelor of Architecture (B. Arch) – Code AR001

Direct Entry (Form VI) Qualifications:

  • Two principal passes in the following subjects: Advanced Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Economics, Geography, or Fine Art at grade ‘D’ or above.
  • An applicant must have at least a subsidiary pass in Advanced Mathematics at A-Level and a minimum of “D” grade in Physics at O-Level.

Equivalent Qualifications:

  • Diploma or Full Technician Certificate (FTC) in Architecture, Architectural Technology, Civil Engineering, Civil and Transportation Engineering with an average of “B” or a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Bachelor of Science in Interior Design (BSc. ID) – Code AR002

Direct Entry (Form VI) Qualifications:

  • Two principal passes in the following subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Advanced Mathematics, Geography, or Fine Art.
  • An applicant must have at least a subsidiary pass in Advanced Mathematics at A-Level.

Equivalent Qualifications:

  • Diploma or Full Technician Certificate (FTC) in Architecture, Architectural Technology, Civil Engineering, Civil and Transportation Engineering with an average of “B” or a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture (BSc. LA) – Code AR003

Direct Entry (Form VI) Qualifications:

  • Two principal passes in the following subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Advanced Mathematics, Geography, or Fine Art.
  • An applicant must have at least a subsidiary pass in Advanced Mathematics at A-Level.

Equivalent Qualifications:

  • Diploma or Full Technician Certificate (FTC) in Architecture, Architectural Technology, Civil Engineering, Civil and Transportation Engineering with an average of “B” or a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (B In addition, an applicant must have at least a subsidiary pass in Advanced Mathematics or a minimum of “C” grade in Mathematics at O-Level.