Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Delta State School of Health Technology:

Public Health Nursing Course


Prospective candidates must posses five credits at not more than two sittings in:

WASC, SSCE, GCE ‘O’ Level or NECO examinations. These subjects must include: English language, any of the science subjets and any other three relevant subjects.

Candidates should in addition be posses the professional qualification of Registered Nurse (RN) and Registered Midwife (RM), with at least two years post qualification.

Higher National Diploma in Public Health Nursing

Duration – 2 years


At the end of this programme, the students should be able to:
Know the health need and provide appropriate health care in the community,

Apply the nursing process in providing comprehensive health to individuals’ facilities and groups in the
community health education activity.

Organize community health education activities.


The minimum entry requirements in the Higher National Diploma in public health nursing are:
W.A.S.C.E/G.C.E./S.S.C.E: 5 credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Biology and two (2) science subjects.

National Diploma or equivalent in Nursing

Nigerian Registered Nursing (NRN) certificate

Nigerian Registered Midwife Certificate or Psychiatric Nursing certificate plus one year post qualification experience.

Male Nurses should have additional certificate of the Nursing Certificate.


Candidates are to obtain scratch cards from Eco Bank on payment of a non refundable fee of N5,250 only

Log on to the school website: to register online.

Candidates are expected to print out an acknowledgement/identification card to be presented on the day of the entrance examination.

The entrance examination will be held at:

VENUE: School of Health Technology,Ofuoma Premises.

TIME: 10.00am

DATE; Saturday 8th June, 2013

G. A. Omenogor

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