Entry Requirements


Criterion Description
0919 - Criterion 1 Passes in at least five (5) different subjects at the CSEC/CXC, Grade 1 and 11, (and Grade 111 from 1998 onwards), or grades A to C at the GCE 'O' Level Examinations or any equivalent qualification. The subjects must include English Language, Mathematics, and Physics or Chemistry or Integrated Science (SA).
0919 - Criterion 1 Passes in at least five (5) different subjects at the CSEC/CXC, Grade 1 and 11, (and Grade 111 from 1998 onwards), or grades A to C at the GCE 'O' Level Examinations or any equivalent qualification. The subjects must include English Language, Mathematics, and Physics or Chemistry or Integrated Science (SA).
0919 - Criterion 1 Passes in at least five (5) different subjects at the CSEC/CXC, Grade 1 and 11, (and Grade 111 from 1998 onwards), or grades A to C at the GCE 'O' Level Examinations or any equivalent qualification. The subjects must include English Language, Mathematics, and Physics or Chemistry or Integrated Science (SA).
0919 - Criterion 2 The Guyana Technical Education Examination Techinician Certificate (G.T.E.E.) Parts I and II.
0919 - Criterion 3 The G.T.E.E. Diploma (Credit) in Science (Physics or Chemistry).
0919 - Criterion 4 The G.T.E.E. Technician Diploma in (Land Surveying, Electrical, Mechanical, Building or Civil).
0919 - Criterion 5 The G.T.E.E. Technician Diploma in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering.
0919 - Criterion 6 Mature applicants (26 years or older), who do not posses any of the academic qualification set out in 1 to 5 above may be considered for admission, provided they possess relevant technical qualifications and experience. Such applicants will be required to pass the university of Guyana Entrance Examination.
0919 - Criterion 8 Any other equivalent qualifications.
0919- Criterion 7 Applicants who do not have the required pass grade in either English or Science or Maths, but who have five (5) other subjects which are acceptable for admission to the University of Guyana, may apply. Such applicants must successfully complete the relevant foundation course (English or Maths or Chemistry or Physics) being offered by the Institute of of Distance and Continuing Education (IDCE) or pass the relevant qualifying examination for entrance to the Faculty of Technology

Courses

First Year
First Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
GEM1102 Mineralogy 3
EMT1100 Engineering Mathematics I 3
PHY1103 Mechanics, Properties of Matter & Waves 3
PHY1106 Introduction to Mechanics 3 This course replaces PHY 1103 which is no longer being offered.
GEM1101 General Geology 4
GEM1102L Mineralogy Laboratory 1
CHM1102 Introduction to General Chemistry 3
CHM1103 Chemistry Laboratory I 1
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
GEM1205 Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology 3
PHY1205 Introduction to Electricity & Magnetism 3 This course replaces PHY 1203 which is no longer being offered.
PHY1203 Electricity, Magnetism & Modern Physics 3
EMT1201 Engineering Mathematics II 4 This is an additional course that should be chosen ONLY after consultation with the Head of Department.
GEM1201 General Geology II 4
CHM1207 Laboratory II - Introduction to Physical, Inorganic and Organic Chemistry 1 This course replaces the lab component of CHM1202 and CHM1203, which are no longer offered.
GEM1205L Petrology Laboratory I 1
CHM1206 Introduction to Inorganic and Organic Chemistry 3 This course replaces the theoretical component of CHM1203, which is no longer offered.
EMT1200 Engineering Mathematics II 3
Second Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
GEM2101 Engineering Geology 3
GEM2105 Sedimentary Petrology and Stratigraphy 3
MIN2102 Surface Mining I 4
GEM2106 Geological Map Interpretaion 4
GEM2108L Structural Geology Lab 1
GEM2101L Engineering Geology Laboratory 1
GEM2105L Petrology Lab II 1
GEM2108 Structural Geology 3
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Course Credits Remarks
GEM2201 Geological Mapping 3
GEM2205 Economic Geology 4
MST2201 Applied Statistics 4
GEM2201L Geological Mapping Lab 1
CIV2212 Soil Mechanics 4
GEM2208 Environmental Geology 4

Contact Us

Faculty of Technology

  • University of Guyana, Turkeyen Campus
    Greater Georgetown
    Guyana
  • (592)-222-5491
    (592)-222-0346
  • fot@uog.edu.gy