Admission

Admission for 2017/2018 Academic Year

Full Time Regular/Part Time Programmes

Global Maritime Academy (GMA) Nigeria, invites application from suitably qualified candidates, for admission into the Full Time Regular/Part Time Programmes of the Institute for the 2017/2018 academic year, which leads to the award of ND (National Diploma) and NVC (National Vocational Certificate).

For the ND (National Diploma), Full Time Regular Programme, the following courses are available:
  1. Shipping Management
  2. Security Management & Technology
  3. Marine Engineering Department
  4. Maritime Transport
  5. Welding and Fabrication Technology
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Duration of Full Time Programme
The duration for Full Time ND programme is two (2) years of four (4) semesters while Pre-National Diploma is one (1) year of two (2) Semesters.

For the ND (National Diploma), Part Time Programme, the following courses are available:
  1. Shipping Management
  2. Security Management & Technology
  3. Maritime Transport

Duration of Part Time Programme
The duration for Part Time ND programme is two (3) years of six (6) semesters while Pre-National Diploma is one (1) year of two (2) Semesters.

For the NVC (National Vocational Certificate)the following programme is available:
  • Computer Studies

NOTE: Industrial Attachment is compulsory in all ND Students.

Entry Requirement for Full/Part Time Programmes
All prospective candidates for the ND and NVC programmes must possess at least:

WASC/GCE O-Level, SSCE or NECO with credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Economics and anyone of the following subjects: Geography, Commerce, Agricultural Science, Government, Biology, or Chemistry at not more than two sittings.

Entry requirement for Welding and Fabrication Technology
O level credits in Mathematics, English Language, Chemistry, Physic and Biology

Pre-ND candidates must have four O'level passes.

Method of Obtaining Application Forms
Qualified candidate can visit the school to purchase application form or pay through E-transact platform at any bank nationwide. The instruction on how to complete the application form is very explicit (click on student online application form below).



Note that you can also fill the admission application form from the Student Portal and the Home Page, by clicking on it and when it opens, at the bottom of the Sign In screen, click "Student's Application Form".

Sales Points

Candidates, who require assistance in completing the online application form, could contact our sales reps at the nearest sales point to them.
  1. AKWA IBOM STATE
  2. 30 Ebom Avenue
    Abak, Akwa Ibom
    08136062771

  3. ASABA
  4. SOCIETY FOR POSITIVE LIVING (SPL)
    248 Nnebisi Road,
    Opp. Wema Bank,
    Asaba,
    Delta State, Nigeria.
    Phone: +2348034039143

    or at

    GMA ASABA LAISON OFFICE
    No.1 Onwufuju Street,
    Opposite Infant Jesus Academy,
    Asaba,
    Delta State, Nigeria.
    Phone: +2348033603970, +2348189702310

  5. CALABAR CENTRE
  6. Mr. Ben T. Olom,
    Deputy Govornor's Office,
    Governor's Office Extention,
    Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.
    Phone: +2348035532952

  7. CROSS RIVER STATE
  8. 7 NtuifamPauis Orji, Street Etome
    Etung L.G.A
    Cross River
    08067330403

  9. ENERHEN - WARRI
  10. GMA Secretariat
    Preston Model School
    No. 1 Notoma Estate, Sedco Road, Opp.,
    St. Michaels's Anglican Church,
    Odibo/Sedco Roundabout,
    Enerhen - Warri
    Delta State, Nigeria.

  11. ENUGU STATE
  12. 66/74 Ziks Avenue Uwani,
    08136062771

  13. KANO STATE
  14. City Star Group,
    Nene Plaza near Sahad Stores, Opp Shoprite Zoo Road,
    08026264626, 08060609393

  15. IKOM CENTRE
  16. Kowa U. Ekwe (CDR)
    Dept. of Envt. Health,
    Ikom Local Government Council,
    Cross River State, Nigeira.
    Phone: +2348038441697

  17. LAGOS
  18. ROSE OF SHARON,
    Mary-key Plaza, Shop 1
    551 Agege Motor Road,
    Beside Zenith Bank,
    Ladipo Bus Stop Shogunle,
    Oshodi -Lagos,
    Lagos State,Nigeria
    Phone: +2348096571674, +2348023696433

  19. OWERRI CENTER
  20. Mr. Casmir Nnadozie,
    Irekamba, Mnim,
    Suite 14, AWIBE Plaza,
    No. 1 MCC/Wetheral Road,
    Owerri, IMO State, Nigeria
    Phone: +2347030157178, +2349033697445

  21. ZARIA
  22. Shamavp Vet Pharmaceuticals,
    Block 2, Samaru Market Annex,
    Near Funtua Gargae,
    Sokoto Road,
    Zaria, Nigeria.
    Phone: +2348062446515

Submission of Application Forms

Application form dully completed should be submitted ONLINE. The instruction on how to complete the application form is very explicit. After successfully submitting the application form online, you will be given the Bank Name and Account Number and Amount to pay for the application form.

Closing Date

Submission of Online Application Forms still on.

Late Application Fee

Late submission of application Form attracts an administrative fee of =N= 2,000.00. Not applicable yet.

Screening Exercise

The screening exercise for the 2017/2018 Session will hold in the School Campus on a date and time that will be anounced to candidates. All prospective students will be expected to be at the School Campus, Ogoni-Olomu,Ughelli South Local Government Area, Delta State, Nigeria, early enough for the screening.

Short Course)

These courses are designed for Individuals, Cooperate Organizations, Shipping Companies, Maritime Administrators, Government Agencies, Undergraduates, Graduates, Manufacturers, Bankers and Businessmen, etc.

Some of the Courses are:

  1. Shipping Practice
  2. Fundamentals of Shipping
  3. Port Operations Management
  4. Maritime Convention (Safety of Life at Sea and Others)
  5. Freight Forwarding and Documentation Management
  6. Maritime Safety and Security
  7. Ship Management
  8. Fundamental of Maritime Trade and Transport
  9. Port Management
  10. Ship Agent
  11. Ship Sales and Purchase
  12. Business and Maritime Law
  13. Crew Management
  14. Marine Claims
  15. Shipping Business Environment and International Trade
  16. Maritime Business Management
  17. Marine Purchasing and Supply Management
  18. Marine Investigation
  19. Ship Superintendency
  20. Marine Environmental Management
  21. Chartering (Understanding Contracts in Shipping)
  22. Harbour Master
  23. Maritime Convention (Safety of Life at Sea and Others)
  24. Freight Forwarding and Documentation Management
Duration: Each course could last from 3 - 5 Days, depending on the course content.

For Whom
Managers and Chief Executives in the Shipping and Maritime Industry, Port Operators, Staff of Port Authority, Maritime Administrators Customs Officers, Insurers, Naval Officers, Individuals, Staff of Corperate Organizations, Staff of Shipping Companies, Government Agencies, Undergraduates, Graduates, Manufacturers, Bankers and Businessmen, etc.



Date of the Programme: Last Monday through Friday of each Month.

Venue: Petroleum Training Institute (PTI) Conference Centre Effurun, Delta State, Nigeria

Fees:
Registration: =N=  5,000.00 (Five Thousand Naira).
Course Fee: =N= 35,000.00 (Thirty Five Thousand Naira).
This includes Course Materials/CD and Lunch

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