OSCOTECH Admission Guideline: How To Apply & Gain Admission Into OSCOTECH

OSCOTECH stands for Ogun State College of Health Technology, a health institution formed on the 28th of September, 1976 with a vision to train middle—level manpower for the delivery of primary health care in Ogun state and Nigeria at large. Every year, prospective candidates seek for admission into this college of health but without guidance, the make costly mistakes in their registration and course selection process which finally jeopardizes their chances of being admitted into OSCOTECH.

OSCOTECH Admission Guideline: How To Apply & Gain Admission Into OSCOTECH 1

Unlike the NUC that regulates the courses offered in Universities, OSCOTECH being a diploma degree awarding institution, the programmes offered in this institution are regulated by National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) hence the award of ND and HND certificates upon completion. The College had since being graduating top quality middle and senior level manpower for the delivery of health care service in Ogun State particularly and Nigeria as a whole.

The OSCOTECH admission guide as stated on the heading is simply the steps and other important documents required for admission into the Ogun state college of health technology. These information must be treated with seriousness as it could either make or mar your admission into this college of health technology.

In addition, note that OSCOTECH award at Certificates, Diplomas, National Diplomas (NDs) and Higher National Diplomas (HNDs) levels with emphasis on primary health and other health related areas to only successful students who have satisfied the college for the required number of years assigned to the programme being completed.

First we will go through the admission requirements for entering OSCOTECH as required by the admission office of this institution.


Are you a Direct entry candidate from another college of health with intention to transfer to this institution? or a fresh ND or HND candidate? please go through the admission requirement before you begin your application.

  1. The admission requirements for National Diploma (ND) programmes at OSCOTECH require that interested candidate must have obtained at least  five (5) credits O/level passes, in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physic and Biology obtain in either WAEC, NECO or NABTEB in not more than two (2) sittings.

  2. Due to the size of the programmes and their respective admission requirements, applicants are advised to download this LINK to access the PDF document containing all available programmes, their duration and requirements for admission.

  3. All ND applicants are to purchase the JAMB form as a requirement for admission into the Ogun state college of Health, Ilese, Ogun state.

  4. Are you through with school but awaiting your WAEC or NECO result and confused if you are eligible to apply or not? Please note that all applicants with awaiting results are ELIGIBLE TO APPLY. However you are to indicate that you are still awaiting your O’Level in the AR column provided in the registration form but note that your O/Level results being awaited must be made available before screening exercise as no student would be considered for admission without complete O’level results.

  5. Candidates seeking admission into Higher National Diploma (HND) programmes includes must have obtained at least a National Diploma (ND)in relevant course/programme with at least, a Lower Credit and at least 5 credit passes in his or her O’Level results.

OSCOTECH Admission Guideline: Step By Step Procedure

Having explained the above requirement, you should go through the available courses and programmes offered in OSCOTECH at ND and HND level and check HERE for the requirements for each course.

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Upon confirming your choice of course, you will be required to purchase a JAMB form as soon as the form is made available, select OSCOTECH as your first choice of institution and sit for the exam at the appropriate time.

Make sure you pass your UTME and score at least 160 and above to be eligible to apply and gain admission in as much as OSCOTECH cut off mark will definitely be less than 160. Working towards a high JAMB score makes the admission process easy.

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OSCOTECH ND and HND admission form will be made available towards the end of the second semester, ND and HND candidates are to purchase this form and apply for admission. As an ND candidate, you will be required to site for post UTME screening test and upon being successful, you will wait for the release of admission list before proceeding to pay for OSCOTECH acceptance fee and start your registration and screening exercise.

Please note that only successful applicants will be admitted into Ogun State College of Health Technology, Ilese, Ogun state. All admission process and application must go through the school’s website. Please avoid unscrupulous individuals posing as admission officers. The management of this institution shall not be held liable should you fall victim.