Kwara State College of Health Technology

KWACOTECH Offa important notice on entrance examination

This is to inform the general public that Kwara state College of Health Technology Offa next entrance examination scheduled to hold on 24th October 2020 will still hold as scheduled. This was released in a statement through the school official Facebook page which reads 

&-8220;The next entrance examination for the 2020/2021 session will hold tomorrow Saturday 24th October 2020 at the College as earlier scheduled.

KWACOTECH Offa important notice on entrance examination

However, applicants residing in states that have imposed curfews will write their examinations at a later date to be announced via the College website and social media handles&-8221;

Kwara state college of health technology adjusted 2019/2020 academic calendar

The management of the Kwara State College of Health Technology (KWACOTECH) has released a revised academic calendar for continuation and completion of the 2019/2020 academic session. See the breakdown below;

KWACOTECH ADJUSTED 2019/2020 ACADEMIC CALENDAR

Kwara state college of health technology adjusted 2019/2020 academic calendar

1) 12th October 2020: Post-COVID-19 resumption

2) Returning students 100 & 200 level students begin lectures immediately

3) 19th to 26th October 2020: Exist classes/Examination

4) 20th October 2020: Registration for fresh students

5) 9th November 2020: New academic session begins for 2020/2021

6) 2nd November 2020: Lectures begin for fresh students

7) 16th November 2020: Lecture begins for returning students

8) 2nd to 16th November 2020: Second-semester examination for returning students

Kwara State College of Health Technology resumption date announced

The management of Kwara State College of Health Technology has announced the resumption of academic activities. This is to inform all staff, students, and the general public that the College will resume academic activities as follows:

1. Returning students&-8217; resume on October 12, 2020.

Kwara State College of Health Technology resumption date announced

2. Fresh students resume on October 20, 2020.

 All staff, students, and visitors to the College must ensure that they come with their face masks and follow all COVID-19 safety protocols.

Kwara State College of Health Technology, Offa Admission for 2020/2021 Session (Updated)

Latest Update: The examination commences on Monday 24th August and ends on Thursday 27th August 2020.
Click here for the cbt examination instructionsInterested candidates may still apply as the closing date for application has also been extended.

Kwara State College of Health Technology, Offa, has announced that admissions are now open for 2019/2020 academic session. Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into various programmes of the College which commences on Monday, 11th May, 2020. 

Kwara State College of Health Technology, Offa Admission for 2020/2021 Session (Updated)

Please note that the entrance examination will be conducted using computers i.e. Computer Based Test (CBT). The test will be taken at Offa (the College). Applicants are to print their schedule from their portals. 

Available Courses & Requirements

  1. COMMUNITY HEALTH
    i. CHEW (COMMUNITY HEALTH EXTENSION WORKER)
    ii. NDCHEW (NATIONAL DIPLOMA COMMUNITY HEALTH) 
    iii. JCHEW (JUNIOR COMMUNITY HEALTH EXTENSION WORKER)
    REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION
    NECO, WAEC, GCE, OR NABTEB
    Five (5) Credits in the following subjects
    (Mathematics, English, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics)
  2. DENTAL HEALTH
    i. DST (DENTAL SURGERY TECHNOLOGY)
    ii. DHT (DENTAL HEALTH TECHNICIAN)
    iii. DENTAL THERAPY 
    REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION INTO DST/DHT
    NECO, WAEC OR NABTEB
    Five (5) Credits pass in the following subjects
    (Mathematics, English, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics)
  3. ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SCIENCE
    i . EHT (ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH TECHNICIAN) 
    REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION
    NECO, WAEC OR NABTEB
    Five (5) Credits in the following subjects
    (Mathematics, English, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics)
    ii. EVT ( DIPLOMA ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNICIAN)
    ND and HND ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY 
    REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION
    GCE, NECO, WAEC OR NABTEB
    Four (4) Credits in the following subjects
    (English, Biology, Chemistry, Physics) and Credit or Pass in Mathematics
    iii. EHA (ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH ASSISTANT)
    REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION
    GCE, NECO, WAEC OR NABTEB
    Four (4) Credits in the following subjects
    (English, Biology, Chemistry, Physics) and Credit or Pass in Mathematics
    iv. HEP (HEALTH EDUCATION PROMOTION)
    REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION
    NECO, WAEC OR NABTEB
    Four (4) Credits in the following subjects
    (English, Biology, Chemistry, Physics) and Credit or Pass in Mathematics
  4. HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
    HIT (HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNICIAN)
    REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION
    NECO, WAEC OR NABTEB
    A minimum of three (3) Credits and 2 Pass
    The Credit must include:
    English Language, Mathematics, Biology/Health Science
    And passes in two (2) of the following: Physics, Chemistry, Economics, Geography, and Agric. Science
    NDHIM (NATIONAL DIPLOMA HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT)
    HNDHIM (HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT)
    REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION
    NECO, WAEC, GCE OR NABTEB
    A minimum of Five (5) Credits which must include the following subjects
    (English Language, Mathematics, Biology/Health Science, Physics/Chemistry and any subject chosen from the following Economics, Geography, Religious Knowledge, and Nigerian Language)
  5. MEDICAL LABORATORY
    i. MLT (MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNICIAN)
    REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION
    NECO, GCE, WAEC OR NABTEB
    Four (4) Credits in the following subjects
    (Mathematics, English, Biology, Chemistry) and Credit or Pass in Physics
    ii. MLA (MEDICAL LABORATORY ASSISTANT)
    REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION
    NECO, GCE, WAEC OR NABTEB
    Four (4) Credits in the following subjects
    (Mathematics, English, Biology, Physics) and Credit or Pass in Chemistry
  6. PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING 
    i. PHN (HND) (PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING)
    ii. HT (HEALTH TECHNICIAN)
    iii.HA (HEALTH ASSISTANT)
    REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION
    GCE, NECO, WAEC OR NABTEB
    FIVE (5) Credits in the following subjects
    (Mathematics, English, Biology, Chemistry and Physics)
  7. BIO MEDICAL ENGINEERING
    i. BME (BIO MEDICAL ENGINEERING)
    REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION
    NECO, WAEC OR NABTEB
    Five (5) Credits in the following subjects
    (Mathematics, English, Biology, Chemistry and Physics)
  8. ORTHOPAEDIC
    i. OCT (ORTHOPAEDIC CAST TECHNICIAN)
    ii. POT (PROSTHETICS ORTHOTICS TECHNICIAN)
    REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION
    NECO, WAEC OR NABTEB
    Five (5) Credits in the following subjects
    (Mathematics, English, Biology, Chemistry and Physics
  9. HEALTH EDUCATION
    i. HET (HEALTH EDUCATION TECHNICIAN)
    REQUIREMENTS
    Four (4) Credits in NECO, WAEC OR NABTEB
    (Mathematics, English, Biology/Health Science, Economics), + any other one in (Chemistry, Physics, Geography, Agricultural Science)
  10. OPTHALMIC TECHNICIAN 
    i. OPT (OPTHALMIC TECHNICIAN)
    REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION
    NECO, WAEC OR NABTEB
    Five (5) Credits in the following subjects
    (Mathematics, English, Biology, Chemistry and Physics)
  11. X-RAY AND MEDICAL IMAGING
    i. (X-RAY TECHNICIAN)
    REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION
    NECO, WAEC OR NABTEB
    Five (5) Credits in the following subjects
    (Mathematics, English, Biology, Chemistry and Physics)
  12. COMMUNITY NUTRITION 
    i. CNT (COMMUNITY NUTRITION TECHNICIAN)
    REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION
    NECO, WAEC OR NABTEB
    Five (5) Credits in the following subjects
    (Mathematics, English, Biology, Chemistry and Physics)
  13. PHARMACY
    REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION
    NECO, WAEC OR NABTEB
    Five (5) Credits in the following subjects
    (Mathematics, English, Biology, Chemistry and Physics)
  14. PHYSIOTHERAPY ASSISTANT
    ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: Candidates seeking admission into National Diploma in Physiotherapy course must possess a minimum of five (5) credits at not more than two (2) sittings in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics
    DURATION: Six (6) semesters including practicals

HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES (HND)
ADMISSION INTO NATIONAL DIPLOMA IS OPEN INTO THE FOLLOWING COURSES

  1. HND Environmental Health Technology
  2. HND Health Information Management
  3. HND Community Health

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Prospective candidates must have completed the National Diploma (ND) programme in a relevant area with at least lower credit pass at the final examinations.

  1. Five (5) credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry
  2. Evidence of completion of one-year industrial training (IT) from a recognized institution

DURATION
Four (4) semesters i.e two (2) academic sessions including practical attachment

REMEDIAL STUDIES
This is intended to make up for O’level deficiencies.

Applications are invited from suitable candidates into remedial studies of the college, it is aimed at preparing candidates for automatic admission into any courses of study into the college.

Admission into the College of Health Technology Offa is automatically provided a remedial programme as follows:

  1. Obtained a minimum of 2.0CGP from O’level subjects undertook at the college
  2. Remedied all necessary O’level deficiencies

All successful candidates will be placed into courses of their choice.

DURATION: 6 months

Method of Application

Interested applicants are to visit: https://offahealthtech.edu.ng/eportal/application/index.php to start and complete the application process.

The application fee is Ten Thousand Naira (N10, 000 .00) to be paid on the portal via ATM cards.

For further enquiries call 08184446632 (9am to 2pm weekdays).

Application Deadline: Deadline for application is August 2nd, 2020.

Two Lecturers and 28 others Arrested for Alleged Internet Fraud in Kwara

Two lecturers of Kwara State College of Health Technology, Offa have been arrested by the Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ( EFCC), Ilorin zonal office, over their alleged involvement in offenses bordering on internet fraud. The lecturers identified as Abdulahi Opashola and Adebisi Ademola were arrested alongside twenty-eight others.

The twenty-eight suspects&-8217; names were given as: Kingsley Essien; Tobiloba Adenuga; Tope Ayodele; Rasheed Mujib; Oladipo Opeyemi; Saadu Muktar; Oladejo Hammed; Hammed Tope; Ameachi Umenyi, Salauden Adam and Afolabi Gafar.

Two Lecturers and 28 others Arrested for Alleged Internet Fraud in Kwara

Others are: Oladimeji Timi; Remilekun Adeolu; Audu John; David Momodu; Abdulkareem Samad; Adebiyi Sodiq; Dawodu Olusoji; Yusuf Amoo; Kehinde Olarenwaju; Philip Mike, Ademola Adebukola and Adeniyi Olamilekan,q Adeyemi Adedeji; Ajayi Teslem; Olawale Oladayo, Olasunkanmi Olawale and Adeleke Damilola.

They were arrested at different locations within Kwara State, following intelligence gathered by operatives of the Commission over their alleged involvement in the offense. Efforts are also ongoing to arrest a herbalist who is also linked with the alleged offense.

Items recovered from them include cars, phones, laptops among others.