INFORMATION ON COMPUTER BASED TESTING FORMAT FOR CANDIDATES TAKING THE WACS FACULTY OF SURGERY PRIMARY AND MEMBERSHIP EXAMINATIONS.
The Faculty of Surgery of the West African College of Surgeons will be using the CBT format for her Primary and Membership examinations this October. All candidates registered for either the Primary or the Membership examination in any of the centers in Nigeria and Ghana can only take the CBT format of the examination. Every candidate cleared for either of the examination has been communicated his/her center. However, for the avoidance of doubt, the centers for the examination at each city are as follows:
Ghana: Accra center (Primary and Membership Examinations)– Charles Easmon Building, College of Health Sciences, Korle-Bu, Accra Ghana.
Ghana: Kumasi Center (Primary Examination only) – ICT Center(Computer Lab), GETFUND, Clinical Students Hostel 1st Floor, KATH, Kumasi Ghana
Nigeria: Abuja Center (Primary only)- JAMB CBT Center, Kogo, Abuja
Nigeria: Enugu Center (Primary only) – Institute of Management and Technology (IMT) Digital Learning Management Center 1(Opposite Fine and Applied art Department), Campus 3, Independence layout, Enugu.
Nigeria: Ibadan Center: JAMB CBT Center, Ibadan.
The Membership CBT examination will hold on Thursday 11th of October 2018 at all the designated centers simultaneously while the Primary CBT examination will hold on Friday 12th of October 2018 at all the centers simultaneously. The Membership examination will start at 9am in Ibadan and at 8am in Accra.
Paper 2 will start by 11am in Ibadan and 10am in Accra. The Primary examination in all the centers in Nigeria will start by 9am while in Ghana, they will start by 8.00am. Paper 2 will start at 9am in Nigeria and 8am in Ghana. Paper 3 will start at 3pm in Nigeria and 2pm in Ghana.
ACCREDITATION OF CANDIDATES WILL START AT 7.30AM IN ALL CENTERS IN NIGERIA AND 6.30AM IN ALL CENTERS IN GHANA. Candidates can only be admitted into the examination with their issued admission slip with the candidate’s photograph embossed on it.
Candidates should not bring any electronic material to the examination. No candidate will be allowed into the examination after the accreditation has been completed.
We look forward to a hitch free examination.
Signed: Prof. Ezeome Emmanuel R