Conditions of Acceptance

 

Masters Degree Programs

1-    University Graduates 

-       Successful applicants must hold a bachelors degree from a recognized institution with a grade of no less than Very Good (80 – 90 %). 

-       Applicants may also be accepted with a grade of Good (70 – 80%) if they attain 80 – 90% in strategic related subjects or if they possess a second bachelors degree. 

-       Applicants may also be accepted if they possess a one-year postgraduate diploma related to the courses offered.  

-       Applicants must demonstrate a strong relationship and enthusiasm in the area of study they wish to pursue.  

2-    Applicants from Police Academies and Military Colleges        

-       Successful Applicants must hold a four-year bachelors degree from a police or military Institution with an overall grade of no less than Very Good (80 – 90 %) with no less than 80 – 90% in related subjects. 

-       Applicants may also be accepted with a grade of Good (70 – 80%) if they attain 80 – 90% in Strategic related subjects or if they possess a second bachelors degree. 

-       Applicants may also be accepted if they possess a one-year postgraduate diploma related to the courses offered.  

-       Successful applicants must show the ability to commit to full-time study and must undergo a successful interview.

Doctoral Programs

-       Successful applicants must hold a masters degree from a recognized institution with a grade of no less than Very-Good (80 – 90%) or a GPA of no less than 3 points from 5.  

-       Applicants must be able to commit themselves to full-time study for the period of the program. 

-       Applicants must present academic references from two instructors who taught the candidate and are able to attest to their relevant academic and personal abilities. 

-       Applicants must present a letter of nomination from their department. Alternatively, students may privately finance their own studies. 

-       Applicants must pass both a written and oral exam set by the college board.  

-       In addition, the college board may request that applicants study various bridging courses from a previous level of study before joining the course. These courses are to take no longer than two academic semesters and a successful applicant must acquire no less than an average of Very-Good (80 – 90%).  

-       The time taken to complete the Bridging Courses and the grades attained from them are not considered part of the PhD program.