Call for Applications for University Admission for Weekend/Part-Time Programmes

CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY (CU)
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR UNIVERSITY ADMISSION FOR WEEKEND/PART-TIME PROGRAMMES:
JANUARY 2022 INTAKE

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons to register for part-time programmes leading to the award of diploma and degrees. This is an opportunity for those who would like to attain higher academic and professional qualifications but are constrained by the demands of work during the working week. The mode of delivery offered during weekends and public holidays.
Each semester will start with two weeks of full time intensive learning which will be offered at all University campus, Nguludi-chiradzulu, and Lilongwe Satellite Centre.

Please NOTE that this call is for Weekend/Part-time programmes only. A separate call for full-time generic programmes will be released after MSCE Examination results are out.

COMMENCEMENT OF STUDIES AND VENUES
Names of successful candidates will be released in the second week of January, 2022. Lectures are scheduled to commence on 22nd January, 2022 for Lilongwe Satellite Centre, and 31st January, 2022 for Montfort Campus, Chiradzulu.

WEEKEND/PART-TIME PROGRAMMESBachelor of Commerce (Accountancy)
MSCE or its equivalent with credit passes in Six Subjects including English and
Mathematics and ACCA/PAEC/ICAM
diploma in accounting or it’s equivalent
Learning Centre
-Lilongwe Satelite Centre
-Montfort Campus, Nguludi

Bachelor of Commerce (Banking and Finance)
MSCE or its equivalent with credit passes
six Subjects Including English and
Mathematics, diploma in accounting or its equivalent or Advance Diploma in Business Management (ABE) Level 6 or its equivalent.
Learning Center in Montfort Campus, Nguludi

Bachelor of Commerce (Business Administration)
MSCE or its equivalent with credit passes
six Subjects including English and
Mathematics plus Advanced Diploma in
Business Management (ABE) Level 6 or its equivalent

Learning Centre
-Lilongwe Satelite Centre
-Montfort Campus, Nguludi

Bachelor of Commerce (Human Resource Management)
MSCE or its equivalent with credit passes six Subjects including English and Mathematics plus Advanced Diploma in Human Resource Management or Advanced Diploma in Management from an accredited & reputable institution.
Learning Center in Montfort Campus, Nguludi

Bachelor of Commerce (Marketing)
MSCE or its equivalent with credit passes six Subjects including English and Mathematics plus Advanced Diploma in
Business Management (ABE) Level 6 or its equivalent or Diploma/Advanced Diploma in Marketing (CIM).

DEGREE PROGRAMMES UNDER FACULTY OF EDUCATION

Bachelor of Education (English & Chichewa)
MSCE plus a Diploma in Education from
accredited and reputable institution majoring in English or Chichewa.
Learning Center
-Montfort Campus, Nguludi
-Lilongwe Satellite Centre

Bachelor of Education (Geography& Social Studies)
MSCE plus a Diploma in Education from accredited and reputable institution majoring in Geography or Social Studies.
Learning Center
-Montfort Campus, Nguludi

Bachelor of Education (Life Skills & Special Needs)
MSCE plus a Diploma in Education from accredited and reputable institution majoring in Life Skills or Special Needs Education
Learning Center
-Montfort Campus, Nguludi

Bachelor of Arts in Education (History &
Bible Knowledge)
MSCE plus a Diploma in Education from accredited and reputable institution majoring in History or Bible Knowledge or Moral and Religious Studies.
Learning Center
-Montfort Campus, Nguludi

DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES UNDER FACULTY OF EDUCATION

Diploma in Education (Business Studies)
MSCE with credit passes in four subjects
including English ana Mathematics and an aggregate of 34 points or below.
Learning Center
-Montfort Campus, Nguludi
-Lilongwe Satellite Centre

Diploma in Education (Geography & Social Studies)
MSCE with credit passes in four subjects
including English and Geography and an aggregate of 34 points or below.
Learning Center
-Montfort Campus, Nguludi
-Lilongwe Satellite Centre

Diploma in Education (English & Chichewa)
MSCE with credit passes in four subjects
including English and Chichewa and an aggregate of 34 points or below.

Learning Center
-Montfort Campus, Nguludi
-Lilongwe Satellite Centre

Diploma in Education (History & Bible Knowledge)
MSCE with credit passes in four subjects
including English and History or Bible Knowledge and an aggregate of 34 points or below.
Learning Center
-Montfort Campus, Nguludi
-Lilongwe Satellite Centre

Diploma in Education (Lite Skills & Special Needs Education)
MSCE with credit passes in four subjects including English and Life Skills and an aggregate of 34 points or below.
Learning Center
Montfort campus, Nguludi

Diploma in Education (Mathematics
Computer Studies)
MSCE with credit passes in four subjects including English and Mathematics and an aggregate of 34 points or below.
Learning Center
Montfort Campus, Nguludi
Lilongwe Satellite Centre

Diploma in Education (Mathematics& Biology)
MSCE with credit passes in four Subjects including English and Mathematics and an aggregate of 34 points or below.
Learning Center
Montfort Campus, Nguludi
Lilongwe Satellite Centre

Diploma in Education (Biology & Chemistry)
MSCE with credit passes in four subjects including English and Mathematics and an aggregate of 34 points or below.
Learning Center
Lilongwe Satellite Centre
Montfort Campus, Nguludi

Diploma in Education (Biology & Physics)
MSCE with credit passes in four subjects including English and Mathematics and an aggregate of 34 points or below.
Learning Center
Montfort Campus, Nguludi

Diploma in Education (Mathematics
Chemistry)
MSCE with credit passes in four subjects including English and Mathematics and an aggregate of 34 points or below.
Learning Center
Montfort Campus, Nguludi

Diploma in Education (Mathematics
Physics)
MSCE with credit passes in four subjects including English and Mathematics and an aggregate of 34 points or below.
Learning Center
Montfort Campus, Nguludi

Diploma in Education (Physics & Chemistry)
MSCE with credit passes in four subjects including English and Mathematics and an aggregate of 34 points or below.
Learning Center
-Montfort Campus, Nguludi

Post Graduate Diploma in education/university Certificate of Education
A holder of a recognized diploma or degree in any field.
Learning Center
Montfort Campus, Nguludi

DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES UNDER FACULTY OF SCIENCE

Diploma in Statistics
MSCE with credit passes in four subjects
including English and Mathematics and an aggregate of 34 points or below.
Learning Center
Montfort Campus, Nguludi

Diploma in Environmental Studies
MSCE with credit passes in six subjects including English, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics and any other science related Subject such as Agriculture, Geography or Home Economics.
Learning Center
Montfort Campus, Nguludi

DEGREE PROGRAMMES UNDER FACULTY OF SCIENCE
1.Bachelor of Science Applied Statistics
MSCE with credit passes in six Subjects Including English and Mathematics or Diploma in relevant field.
Learning Center
Montfort Campus, Nguludi

Bachelor of Science (Environmental
Studies)
MSCE with credit passes in six Subjects Including English and Mathematics or Diploma in relevant field.
Learning Center
Montfort Campus, Nguludi

DEGREE PROGRAMMES UNDER FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCE

1) Bachelor of Social Science (Development Studies)
MSCE with including credit passes in six subjects including English, Mathematics, Geography & Social & Development Studies plus any of the following diplomas obtained from an approved and accredited institution: Monitoring & Evaluation, Natural Resource Management, Nursing and Community Nursing, Health/Public Health, Social Work, Gender Studies, Child Protection/Early Childhood Development, Youth Studies, Sociology/Rural Sociology
Learning Center
Montfort Campus, Nguludi
Lilongwe satellite Centre

2.Bachelor of Social Science (Community Development)
MSCE with including credit passes in six subjects including English, Mathematics, Geography & Social & Development Studies plus any of the following diplomas obtained from an approved and accredited institution: Monitoring & Evaluation, Natural Resource Management, Nursing and Community Nursing, Health/Public Health, Social Work, Gender Studies, Child Protection/Early Childhood Development, Youth Studies, Sociology/Rural Sociology
Learning Center
Montfort Campus, Nguludi
Lilongwe satellite Centre

Bachelor of Social Science (Economics)
MSCE with credit passes in six subjects
including English and not more than 4 points in Mathematics, or a Diploma in relevant field.
Learning Center
Montfort Campus, Nguludi

Bachelor of Social science (Monitoring and evaluation)
MSCE with credit passes in six subjects including English and Mathematics or a
Diploma in relevant field.
Learning Center
Montfort Campus, Nguludi

5) Bachelor of social science (Social Work
MSCE with credit passes in six subjects
including English and Mathematics or a Diploma in relevant field.
Learning Center
Montfort Campus, Nguludi

DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES UNDER FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
1.Diploma in Monitoring & Evaluation
MSCE with credit passes in four subjects
including English, Mathematics, Geography & Social and Development Studies with aggregate Of 34 points or below.
Learning Center
Montfort Campus, Nguludi
Lilongwe Satelite Centre

Diploma in Adult Education and Development
MSCE with credit passes in six subjects
including English and an aggregate of 30
Points Or below
Learning Center
Montfort Campus, Nguludi

UNIVERSITY ADMISSION POLICY
The Catholic University of Malawi is open to students of all faiths and respects freedom of thought and expression within the framework of Catholic ethos.

METHOD OF APPLICATION

a) Application Forms Weekend/Part-time programmes have specially designed application forms. Therefore, applicants
must ensure that they complete the correct form. Completing the wrong application form may reduce the applicant’s chance to be admitted.

Application forms can be obtained from the following places: the university campus at Montfort- Nguludi in Chiradzulu; the Catholic Secretariat (Area 11, Lilongwe), St John’s Secondary School Msamba, Lilongwe: Mary Mount Secondary School in Mzuzu; Mzuzu Technical College, and all Catholic Diocesan Education Offices (Karonga, Mzuzu, Lilongwe, Dedza, Mangochi, Zomba, Blantyre, and Chikwawa). Those with access to the internet can download the form by visiting the University website: http://www.cunima.ac.mw

b) Application Fee
Applicants are required to pay a non-refundable application fee of MK8000 (for local students) or USD20 (for foreign students

Applicants should deposit the non-refundable application fee into one of the University’s bank accounts held at the following banks:

Catholic University of Malawi
National Bank of Malawi
Customs Road Branch
Account Number 1928694
2.Catholic University of Malawi
NBS Bank
Limbe Branch
Account Number 14421707

Please ensure that the deposit slip is machine-printed at the back.

The University will not receive cash, postal orders or cheque payment.
Also note that the University does NOT have a Mpamba or Airtel Money Account. Beware of fraudsters claiming to be agents of the Catholic University of Malawi.

c) Submission of Application Package

Applicants must ensure that they submit a complete set of documents as listed below:

a. Completed application form
b. Copy of certificate(s) or copy of notification of results
c. Original copy of the bank deposit slip for the non-refundable application fee (make Sure you Keep your own copy of the deposit slip)
d. Letter of commitment for financial support
e. recent passport size photograph

Send the application package to the following address:

The University Registrar
The Catholic University of Malawi
P.o. Box 5452
Limbe

DEADLINE FOR RECEIVING APPLICATION FORMS
The closing date for receiving application forms is 10th January, 2022.

FEES STRUCTURE FOR WEEKEND PROGRAMMES (PER SEMESTER)
Tuition Students
Union TOTAL Fee

1.Undergraduate Programs (Education)
Tuition fees: K400,000
Union Fee: K5,000

Diploma Programs (Education)
Tuition fees: k200, 000
Union Fees: k5, 000

3.Undergraduate Programs (Commerce, Social science & science)
Tuition fees: K450,000
Union fees:K 5,000

4.Diploma Programs (Social Sciences, Science)
Tuition fees: k225, 000
Union fees: k5, 000
Foreign students: US$ 2,000

For more information, visit our website at http://www.cunima.ac.mw or call the following numbers: 0886074600/0881 203 398/ 0999 321 818
or email: registrar@cunima.ac.mw