University of Bamenda

Undergraduate Admissions Now Open for the 2017/2018 Academic Year



The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Bamenda hereby announces to the general public that the following Faculties are open for undergraduate admissions for the 2017/2018 Academic Year:

Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Economics and Management Science
Faculty of Law and Political Science
Faculty of Science

Applications for admission into the said Faculties shall start on 28th August 2017 in the following programmes:

1. Faculty of Arts

  • Communication and Development Studies

  • English

a) English Language

b) Literature in English

  • Geography and Planning
  • History and Archeology
  • Linguistics and African Languages

  • Performing and Visual Arts

a) Theatre, Television and Film Studies

b) Visual Arts and History of Arts

  • Philosophy

2. Faculty of Economics and Management Science

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Management

3. Faculty of Law and Political Science

  • English Private Law
  • Political Science
  • Public Law
  • Capacitéen Droit

4. Faculty of Science

  • Applied Botany
  • Applied Zoology
  • Microbiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Geology
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Mathematics (With Minor Computer Science)
  • Combined Mathematics and Computer Science (4 years)
  • Pure Mathematics
  • Physics

Basic requirements for admission

Candidates seeking admission into any of these Faculties must have passed:

  • GCE O/L in at least five (5) subjects including English Language or Probatoire with a pass mark in English Language or its Equivalence;
  • GCE A/L in at least two (2) subjects obtained in one sitting or Baccalaureate or its Equivalence;
  • For the Faculty of Science and Faculty of Economics and Management Sciences, applicants must have passed in Ordinary Level Mathematics;
  • For Capacitéen Droit, Applicants must have passed GCE/OL in at least Four Subjects obtained in one sitting or BEPC, CAP, Probatoire or Equivalence.

NB: Candidates without a pass in English Language at “Ordinary Level” and “Probatoire” are allowed to apply and take an Intensive English Language course organized by The University of Bamenda.

Composition of Files:

The application files shall comprise the following documents:

  • An application form that will be completed online. Click Here to fill the form.
  • A certified copy of birth certificate
  • A certified copy of GCE O-level/slip or probatoire certificate
  • A certified copy of GCE A-level/slip or Baccalaureat certificate
  • A medical certificate from a public health unit
  • One passport sized photograph
  • A receipt of payment of a non-refundable application fee of CFA 12000 FRS at the following Bank Account:

1 United Bank for Africa (UBA) 10033 05204 04004000051 58
  • A 500Frs stamped self-addressed A4 sized envelope
  • Certificate of disability for physically challenged applicants

All complete application files should be deposited at the Registry of The University of Bamenda, Regional Delegations of Secondary Education on or before 29th September 2017 at 3:30 PM prompt

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  • Ayuk Tabi

    Good evening. Please is it possible for me to get into the faculty of economics and management sciences with just 2points in the Advanced Level?

  • I cant any info abt the newly introduced polytechnic institute.


  • Gaius Ngong

    Great initiative in giving updates to our most cherished university of the future. I wish you upload programs/departments in the Facultyof Education. Thanks

  • silas

    Good afternoon sir, my name is SILAS ayokunle I have diploma in medical laboratory science (technician) in which I like to do my BSC in medical laboratory science in your university so I will like to know when I can apply for this year (2018) admission and how to apply. I will really appreciate your help in gaining admission into your university. Thanks and warm regards

  • Matty Senghore

    Good morning sir, I am Matty Senghore a Gambian by nationality and a graduate from Ndows Comprehensive senior school, I studied French at Alliance Française with an average of 81% at A1.1 . I’ve heard a lot about the university of Bamenda and I’ll really love to achieve my goal in the University, I want to read law.
    And I’m looking forward to studying at Bamenda university,Thank you

  • Fru Cynthia Sirinue

    I’ll be so glad to be admitted in to your school

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