Data Link University College School Of Business Entry Requirements
Entry requirements to Data Link Institute are subject to guidelines laid out by the National Council on Tertiary Education (NCTE), Ghana. There are several entry points for admission to the undergraduate degree programmes of the school. These include the Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSSCE) and the General Certificate of Education (GCE) Ordinary and Advance levels, Higher National Diploma, other diplomas or equivalent education, and mature status. Depending on entry qualifications, an applicant may be selected for admission into Level 100, Level 200, or Level 300. This section outlines details:
- Senior Secondary School Certificate/WASSSCE – Applicants with SSSCE/WASSSCE are required to have passes in three (3) core subjects in English, Mathematics and, Integrated Science or Social Studies plus three (3) passes in Elective subjects with an Aggregate 24 or lower.Successful applicants with SSSCE, WASSCE, or equivalent, will be admitted into Level 100.
- General Certificate of Education – Applicants with WAEC General Certificate of Education or West African School Certificate (WASC) must have at least five (5) passes at the GCE Ordinary level including English Language, Mathematics, an Arts Subject and a Science subject; plus two (2) passes at the Advanced level. Successful applicants with GCE Ordinary-Level or equivalent, will be admitted into Level 100. Science candidates who are deficient in an Arts subject may make up with Core Social Studies.
- General Certificate of Education (GCE) Advanced Level – GCE Advanced Level holders must have at least passes in English Language, Mathematics, Science Subject, plus any other two (2) passes at the (Ordinary level) and, two (2) passes at the GCE (Advanced level) with a minimum of a “D” in each subject. A pass in General Paper will be an advantage. Successful applicants with GCE Ordinary-Level or equivalent, will be admitted into Level 200.
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- Other Qualifications – Professional/Diploma/HND Certificates including International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE), General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE), the American High School Diplomas examinations and other external qualifications, which have equivalences to the SSSCE and the GCE, will also be accepted for admission purposes.
Candidates with external qualifications are admitted to either Level 100 or Level 200, depending on the nature of the qualification and their equivalences to local qualifications. **Some candidates may be referred to the National Accreditation Board (NAB) to obtain equivalence assessment for their international qualifications.