THE UNIVERSITY OF DOUALA.
It comprises :
ENSET ; ESSEC; FLSH ; FS ; FSEGA ; FMBS ; GI ; IUT, FMBS.
I. ENSET (Advanced Teachers Training College for Technical Education )
The Advanced Teachers Training College for Technical Education known by it’s French acronym as ENSET was created in 1979 and trains teachers of Technical Education .
It is organised into the 1st CYCLE (3years); 2nd CYCLE (2 years) and a DOCTORAT cycle .
Upon completion of the first cycle students are awarded the Technical Teachers Grade I Certificate (DIPET while those of the second cycle are awarded the Technical Teachers Grade II Certificate (DIPET II). Graduates are integrated into the Public Service as Category A1 and A2 respectively .
ENSET also offers the Evening Classes (Cours de Promotion Social) . At the end of the training students earn the Brevet de Technicien supérieur (BTS).
The different departments and specialisations are summarised below .
TECHNIQUE D’ADMINISTRATION (TAD)
Diplomas Required; Bac GI
SCIENCES et TECHNIQUES ECONOMIQUES de GESTION (STEG)
Diplomas Required ; Bac G2 , G3 , B ,GCE A/L in Economics and Letters .
ECONOMIE SOCIAL et FAMILIALE (ESF)
Diplomas Required ;Bac ESF ; BT
CIVIL ENGINEERING (GCI)
Diplomas Required ; Bac F4; C; D; E; GCE A/L (Maths and Physics or Chemistry)
ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING (GEL)
Option Electrotechnique (ET)
Option Electronique (EN)
Option Froid et Climatisation (FC)
Diplomas Required ; Bac F (F1, F2, F3, F4, F5,); C; D; E; GCE A/L (Maths and Physics or Chemistry)
MECHANICAL ENGINEERING (GM)
Construction Mechanics (CM)
Fabrication Mechanics (FM)
Automobile Mechanics (MA)
Diplomas Required ;Bac F1; BT; C; D; E; GCE A/L (Maths and Physics or Chemistry)
Diplomas Required; Bac IH ; BT
Diplomas Required; Bac MEB ; BT
ENTRY INTO 3rd YEAR OF 1st CYCLE IS BY STUDY OF DOCUMENTS.
A. STEG and TAD
Diplomas Required; BTS, DUT, HND, BA (in Law, Modern Letters and Economics)
Diplomas Required; BTS; DUT;
ENTRY INTO 1st YEAR OF 2nd CYCLE.
Diplomas Required ; DIPET I, ENG. Diploma .
II. ESSEC (Advanced School of Economic Sciences and Business Management)
This is the first Faculty of the University of DOUALA and is noted for training more than 75% of the country’s MANAGERS and DIRECTORS.
Admission is by competitive entrance examination. However ,evening classes are offered workers to improve their competence . The school offers the following :
- Accounting and Financing ;
- Marketing ;
- Auditing and Control ;
- Human Resource Management
International Management and External Commerce (International Transport and Logistics)
Management in Information Systems
This institution offers a four-year course which leads to a maîtrisein any of the above fields. The entry conditions in this case are;
GCE A/L in Economics and Mathematics
BAC G1, G2, G3
All the industrial students with A/L and Bac Technical are not eligible.
Upon completing this cycle, the student may continue with the Doctorate cycle (DEA) which may be a two or more years programme depending on the individual .
III. Faculty of Arts, Letters and social science (FLSH), Faculty of SCIENCE (FS).
The faculties of Arts and Sciences have the same portfolios as the other state Universities.
IV. FSEGA (Faculty of Economics and Applied Management)
More on this faculties can be seen on page 41
V. FMBS (Faculty of Medicines and Biomedical Sciences )
Conditions for Admission; Competitive Entrance Exams for those with BAC; GCE A/L
VI.GI (Industrial Engineering)
Conditions for Admission; Competitive Entrance Exams for those with Bac C, D, E, GCE A/L (Maths and Physics)
VII. IUT ( The University Institute of Technology )
This comprises a normal school system (where admission is by a competitive entrance exams) and an evening classes system (admission is by application ) . Graduates from this institute constitute the workforce in the Economic Capital and elsewhere. In fact this institution acts as an intermediary between the university and the companies or enterprises according to job exigencies.
This institute is organised into three cycles and students of each cycle earn a particular diploma upon graduation.*
Bac or GCE AL
Logistics and Transport Engineering
Computer Science Engineering
Thermal and Energy Engineering
Electrical and Computer Science Engineering
Mechanical and Productive
The following options are offered in the different cycles
Accounting and Business Management (CGE)
Bilingual Secretariat (SBB)
Commerce, Electrotechnic, Electronics
Industrial Platform Technology
Logistics and Transport Engineering
3 Degree cycle:
Opened for all the specializations in the DUT.. A one year course which leads to the first degree (BSeng)