Candidates may join the Ordinary Diploma (NTA LEVEL 4-6) programmes offered by DIT through the Direct Entry Scheme, the Indirect Entry Scheme or the Access Course Channel.
Direct Entry Scheme
In order to qualify for admission under the Direct scheme, a candidate must be a holder of a good Certificate of Secondary Education (CSE) with a minimum pass of “C” grade (or 9 points based in the following conversion: (A=1, B=2, C=3, D=4 for applicants who completed Form IV before 2013) and (A=1, B+=2, B=3 C=4, D=5 for applicants who completed Form IV in 2013 to date) in the following three subjects; Physics/Engineering Science, Mathematics and Chemistry or English, or must have a good General Certificate Course in Engineering (GCE).
For admission into the Ordinary Diploma (NTA LEVEL 4-6) in Science and Laboratory Technology, Biomedical Equipment Engineering and Food Science and Technology applicants must have passed chemistry and Biology in addition to the above requirement.
For applicants of Science and Laboratory Technology, Biomedical Equipment Engineering, Biotechnology and Food Science and Technology must have a minimum pass of D in Chemistry and Biology in additional to the qualification.