The Placement and Retention section has two main functions:
– The placement of prospective students
– the tracking and monitoring of academic performance of students in the Extended Programme.
Prospective students in five departments of the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology (FSET) and one in the Faculty of Business, Management Sciences & Law (FBML) have their aptitude tested in English, mathematics and science, prior to their registration. These departments include:
– Information Technology, Building (Construction Management & Quantity Surveying), Accounting (Faculty of Science, Management & Law (FBML).
Peer assisted learning
Reading & writing centres
English proficiency assistance
Life skills training
Dutch universities’ capacity building collaboration