The Remedial course, formerly the Access programme, is a 9-month university-preparation course with an academic curriculum that is offered to students. This programme is meant to prepare students for the academic challenges of university education, upon successful completion of which is recognized as a basis for gaining admission into the university. Remedial programme is designed in such a manner that it gives a solid foundation on critical areas in university education that many students struggle to adapt to while pursuing their BSc programme.
The programme will offer candidates the opportunity to be taught by seasoned university lecturers on the following areas: Mathematics, English, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Economics and Accounting.
Candidates are required to sit to the private WASSEC examinations at the end of the programme.
Application forms are available at the University Finance Office, Kanifing at a nonrefundable fee of D250. Completed application forms, together with copies of other supporting documents should reach the Admissions Office, Kanifing on or before September 1st 2019.
FEES: D3000 per subject
DURATION: 9 months
NB: Going through this programme does not guarantee an automatic entry into the University of The Gambia.