MWECAU Entry Requirements

MWECAU Entry Requirements

Mwenge Catholic University Admission Requirements

1.    Doctor of Philosophy in Education
                    Admission requirements

  • A Masters degree with background in Education at a recognized University/Institution of Higher Learning with average of grade B or above (or upper second class).
  • Must have taken at least three (3) courses in one of the three areas of specialization (Curriculum Studies, Educational Administration and Planning or Educational Assessment and Evaluation).
  • Applicants with lower second class at Master’s level must have a work experience of at least 5 years.
  • Applicants must submit a concept paper of area of research interest in 2 to 3 pages.

    2.     Master of Education Programme

                           Admission requirements

  •  Holders of at least a first or an upper second degree or equivalent in non- classified degrees.
  •  Holders of lower second class Degree with a minimum of three years of working experience.
  •  Holders of postgraduate Diploma in Education or related fields.

3.    Master of Business Administration
                           Admission requirements

  •   Holders of at least a first or an upper second Degree or its equivalent in non- classified degrees.
  •   Holders of lower second class Degree with a minimum of three years of working experience.
  •   Holders of a postgraduate Diploma in business studies or related fields.
  •   Applicants with professional qualifications such as (CPA, ACCA, and CSP) plus a year or more of work experience, provided they completed form Six.

                             Admission requirements

  •  Holder of a Bachelor’s Degree or above, outside of the field of education, from any recognized university, with two teaching subjects at secondary level or other special consideration.

              Admission requirements
a)      Direct Entry

  •    Applicants must hold at least two ‘A’ level principal passes in approved subjects which must be relevant to the course requirement.

b)     Equivalent qualification entry:

  •          Relevant Diploma from a recognized institution with a Second Class or a B grade average.

c)      Mature age entry
Applicants under mature age entry scheme must fulfil the following conditions:

  •          Applicants must have a minimum 25 years of age.
  • Applicants must have either obtained at least three principal pass in approved subjects at ‘O’ level or attended Form 6 at least 5 years before the year for which    admission is sought
  • Must have passed the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) examination.

6.     Diploma Programmes (2 Years)
       Entry requirements:

  •        Form six certificate holder with one pass or two subsidiaries or
  •        Certificate of a related programme with an average of B from a recognized institution.

           7.  Certificate Programmes (1 Year)
Entry requirement;
a)      Direct Entry

  •  Applicantsmust hold at least four ‘O’ level D passes in 4 approved subjects, one of which must be relevant to the programme applied for.

b)     Mature age entryApplicants

  •    Must be 25 years of age or above.
  •    Must have obtained at least four passes in approved subjects at ‘O’ level.
  •    Must have passed the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) examination.


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MWECAU Entry Requirements
MWECAU Courses Offered
MWECAU Contact Details
MWECAU Fees Structure
MWECAU Application Forms
MWECAU Prospectus
MWECAU Student Accommodation
MWECAU Registration Procedure
MWECAU Joining Instructions
MWECAU September Intake
MWECAU Postgraduate Admissions
MWECAU Undergraduate Admissions
MWECAU Diploma Admissions
MWECAU Certificate Admissions