GSU Certificate Programme Admission Form 2020/2021

Gombe State University (GSU) Certificate Programme Admission Form, Courses, Requirements, Application Guidelines and Deadline for 2020/2021 Academic Session.

Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the under
listed programmes for 2020/2021 academic session.

Sale of admission forms commences on Monday 18th January, 2021 and closes on a date to be announced later.

Available Courses

i. Advance Certificate in Computer Operation;
ii. Certificate in Computer Operation;
iii. Certificate in Office 365;
iv. Certificate in Computer Networking;
v. Certificate in Cosmetology;
vi. Certificate in Beauty Design;
vii. Certificate in Knitting;
viii. Certificate in Leather Works;
ix. Certificate in Horticulture;
x. Certificate in Waste Recycling and Management;
xi. Certificate in Hair Dressing Saloon;
xii. Certificate in Fish Farming and Production Technology
xiii. Certificate in Animal Husbandry
xiv. Certificate in Poultry Production

a) Philosophy of the Certificate Programmes:

The Certificate courses are Two to Three Months intensive programmes that are designed to produce well skilled man power with sound practical knowledge that can effectively perform a range of various functions in both private and public sectors. In addition, it will also prepare the candidate for entrepreneurship.

b) Operational set up of the Programmes:

Lectures/Contacts and practical exercises shall be conducted on Fridays (evening) and Saturdays (throughout the day) every week throughout the period of the programme, unless when needs arise

Admission Requirements

  • Candidates for admission into the various Computer Certificate programmes must possess at least Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSCE) or its equivalents. 
  • Candidate apply for Advance Certificate in Computer Operation or Certificate Computer Networking, must posses; Beginner Certificate in Computer Operation or its equivalent, plus Senior Secondary School Certificate (WAEC, NECO, or Equivalent) and there is a Screening interview.
  • Any interested candidate can apply for each of all the remaining skill certificates without possessing Primary or Secondary Certificates.

Mode of Application

Application fees of N2,000 (Non-refundable); payable to the University Bank Account as follows:
i. Candidates must pay the application fee into:
• Bank:- United Bank for Africa (UBA)
• Account Name:- GSU Consultancy Services
• Account Number:- 1010305534
ii. Upon payment of the application fee, candidate should then take the teller to the Bursary Unit of the University and obtain an official receipt of the payment.
iii. Candidate should immediately proceed to office of the Director, Directorate of Human Resources Development, Gombe State University and collect the Form.
iv. All Covid-19 Protocols will be observed


All completed forms should be submitted to the Office of the Director.

Dr. Babangida Muhammad Musa
Managing Director.