The Academy provides both Day and Boarding Facilities, with limited spaces for boarding students. It prepares candidates for the following programmes:
(i) JUPEB Programme
The Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board Programme is for one year. Upon completion of this programme, successful candidates in the Examination would be admitted into the 200 Level Degree Programme of the University of Port Harcourt through the Direct Entry of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB).
(ii) Cambridge GCE A/L Programme
The Cambridge GCE Advanced Level Programme is also for one year and essentially for candidates who are preparing for overseas studies.
The Academy offers the following subjects both for the JUPEB and Cambridge GCE Advanced Level Programmes:
Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Government, Economics, Business Studies,
Literature in English, History, Geography and Christian Religious Studies.
(i) JUPEB Programme
Candidates must have a minimum of five(5) Ordinary Level (O/L) credit passes, which
must include, English Language and Mathematics in the relevant subjects in WASSCE/SSCE/GCE/NECO or NABTEB.
(II) Cambridge GCE Advanced Level Programme
Candidates must have a minimum of five(5) Ordinary Level (O/L) credit passes in WASSCE/SSCE/GCE/NECO/IGCSE; three(3) of which, from the candidates’ area of study.
METHOD OF APPLICATION
1. Application Forms can be obtained Online. Log on to www.uniport.edu.ng and click on Application Procedure in Ashgrove Academy; click on “Register”, sign up and print payment slip.
2. Proceed to any of the underlisted Banks to make a non-refundable payment of N20,000.00 (twenty thousand naira), excluding Bank charges and obtain an eTranzact receipt.
Fidelity Bank Plc;
First Bank of Nigeria Plc;
Access Bank Plc;
First City Monument Bank Plc
3. Login back to your account and verify your payment using the confirmation order number on the eTranzact receipt, fill in the necessary information, upload your passport on the space provided for photograph and print your photocard.
SCREENING OF APPLICANTS
All candidates who have applied for admission into the JUPEB and GCE A/Level Programmes of the Academy will be required to undergo a Computer-Based Test (CBT) at a date to be announced later.
DEADLINE FOR SALE OF FORMS
The Sale of Forms will close on Monday, 26th September, 2016.
Applications are invited from qualified candidates for admission into the Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board (JUPEB) and Cambridge GCE Advanced Level (A/L) Programmes of the Ashgrove Academy, University of Port Harcourt, for the 2016/2017 Academic Session.