Njala University Admissions

Effective 2014, you can apply for admission using one of two methods; Online Application at (http://admissions.njala.edu.sl/) or Printable Application (Using the attached forms below). 

Applications are hereby invited for admission into Certificate, Diploma, Undergraduate and Postgraduate Courses Tenable at Njala University for the 2014/2015 academic year



The University’s requirements for the Degree Programme are five (5) Credits GCE O’Levels /WASSCE including English Language in not more than two sittings. In the case of the West African Examination Council Exams, only grades varying from 1-6 are recognized as GCE O’levels Credit passes. For WASSCE it is A1 – C6 while for the Associate Examinations Board (London GCE) only C or better is recognized. Applicants should note that there are additional departmental requirements. Also note that some schools start their Honours programme in the 3rd Year. Students are admitted into the General programmes and have to score 3.60 and above before they can enter the Honours Programme


Four (4) WASSCE/GCE Credits including English Language will be considered for admission into Higher Diploma Programmes, Higher Diploma in Ophthalmic for Community Health Officers (OCHO) (Only CHOs with 5 year working experience can apply) and Three (3) Credits for Certificate and Ordinary Diploma including English Language Please Note that Admission into SRN and CHO programmes requires Five (5) Credits GCE O’Levels /WASSCE including English Language in not more than two sittings


Applicants must have a first Degree from a well recognized University including five (5) subjects at WASSCE or GCE O’Levels


Application Forms can be obtained from the Campus Registries in Bo and Njala and the Freetown Liaison Office at 18 Dundas Street.