BSc. Nursing Entry Requirements

Qualifications for Admission

  1. Age: Must be at least age 17 at the time of application.
  2. A minimum of five (5) CSEC/CXC General Proficiency passes (Grades I, II or III).
  3. GCE O'Level at grades A, B or C are accepted.
  4. CAPE subjects at grade level 1-4 are accepted.
  5. Applicant must not have more than 2 CXC/CSEC subjects with grade of III.

Please note a subject passed at different levels or from a different examination board will be counted as ONE subject for matriculation purposes. For example, French passes at CSEC and or GCE and or CAPE, would be regarded as one (1) subject.


Compulsory Subjects:
  • Mathematics
  • English Language
  • Biology OR Human and Social Biology
Accepted Subjects:
  • English Language
  • English Literature OR Literatures in English
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Mathematics
  • Pure Mathematics
  • Caribbean History
  • History
  • Information Technology (general/technical) OR Computer Science OR Computer Studies
  • Biology OR Human and Social Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Agricultural Science (double/single)
  • Economics
  • Food & Nutrition
  • Geography
  • Home Economics Management
  • Principles of Accounts
  • Principles of Business OR Management of Business
  • Social Studies OR Caribbean Studies OR Sociology
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Psychology