Admission and Aid

Eastern Palm University is a unique academic community – with an offering of a close-knit undergraduate program located within Eastern Palm University.

How to Apply

In order to apply to EPU, applicants MUST fulfil ALL of the following requirements:

Required Components:

  • Activities list
  • One 500-word essay and two short essay responses
  • Transcript or grade reports for each year of secondary school
  • One letter of recommendation
  • National Exam scores, if available, should also be submitted
  • All required components must be submitted on or before March 12, 2021` at 11:59pm EST. 
  • Must have written or SAT for the Joint Administration Matriculation board exams at the time of application.
  • Age: Be at least 14 years old by March 12, 2021
  • English Fluency: Be able to participate in a rigorous academic curriculum conducted in English
  • Citizenship: Be a citizen or permanent resident of an African country
  • School Location: Currently attend school in an African country
  • HAVE finished or about to finish Secondary School
  • NOT be a university student

To begin the application process, click the apply now button to commence or Download the application by clicking the download button. Note that Eastern Palm University doesn’t currently accept transfers into its undergraduate program


Alternatively, download the application form and send a scanned copy to


Application Dates

6th January – 30th March 2021


1Resumption of academic activitiesMonday 16th Nov. 2020
2Commencement of lecturesWednesday 18th Nov. 2020
3Matriculation of year one studentFriday 27th Nov 2020
4Christmas & New year break18th Dec – 3rd Jan 2021
5Resumption after breakMonday 4th January 2021
6End of LecturesFriday 5th February 2021
72nd Semester Examinations8th – 19th February 2021
8End of session vacation20th – 28th February 2021


Eastern Palm University offers a range of undergraduate course offering

Political Science


English and literary studies

History and International Studies




Computer Science
Civil Engineering Mechanical Engineering Electrical Engineering




Microbiology Biochemistry
Chemistry mathematics


The Eastern Palm University is committed to being financially accessible to students from all backgrounds. All financial aid is need-based to ensure that talented students can afford quality education at EPU, regardless of their economic resources. The Eastern Palm University offer a full tuition scholarship on its course offerings. To qualify, candidates must meet the following eligibility requirement

Eligibility requirement:

  • Candidates Must attain at least 90% in the Computer based test
  • Candidates must have obtained a minimum of 7 a’s in the school leaving certificate or its equivalent

To retain scholarship status, students must maintain average GPA of 4 throughout course of study

Terms and conditions of Scholarship

Please read this webpage carefully and ensure that you understand the conditions of the scholarship you have applied for.

We reserve the right to withdraw your scholarship if you are subsequently found to be ineligible or if these terms and conditions are not adhered to. The Eastern Palm University also reserves the right to amend its scholarship provision without notice.

As a scholarship holder, you are required to:

  1. Accept the scholarship by the given deadline – the university reserves the right to withdraw the offer of a scholarship if it is not accepted by the given deadline.
  2. Meet any conditions attached to your academic offer:
  3. Maintain good academic standing, defined as a 4.0 cumulative GPA.
  4. Not be found wanting in any misconduct against the school rules and regulations which are provided below and not limited to the provisions
  5. Assault, physically attacking university staff and students; physical abuse, verbal abuse, threats, intimidation, harassment and coercion.
  6. Participating in any illegal activities in the university (such as lessons, meetings, seminars, etc. not permitted by the school) drunk / having taken alcohol or narcotics.
  • Gambling or organizing gambling.
  1. Using, carrying, selling, trafficking or keeping narcotics of any kind.
  2. Organizing meetings boycotts, riots, obstructions in order to defame the university; causing his/her family to get involved in the activities.
  3. Involved in any form of exam malpractice
  • Acting in a way that is not compatible with being a typical student: anti-social, immoral, unethical and indecent behavior within the campus or in any kind of programme organized by the university outside the campus.
  • Carrying arms/weapons
  1. Involvement in any form of cultism
  2. Rape
  3. Communicating with outside agencies, governments or organizations for the purpose of soliciting financial sponsorship/ aid that may jeopardize the interest of the university.
  • Being sentenced with any crime against the government or because of an infamous crime
  1. Register your academic course by the given start date. Scholarships cannot be deferred to the following academic year.
  2. Seek permission and obtain consent from the funding team before making any changes to your programme of study, this includes changing course title, course transfers, suspending studies, etc. Please note that approval is not guaranteed. Where changes are made without prior approval, the scholarship in full. Scholarships are not automatically extendable.
  3. If your scholarship is cancelled and you have extenuating circumstances surrounding your inability to obtain the necessary cumulative GPA, you may appeal the cancellation to the scholarship committee in writing.
  4. Appeals must be received by the deadline established by the Office of Financial Management; deadlines are included in the emailed notification of scholarship cancellation. Each appeal is reviewed on a case – by – case basis by the scholarship committee. Appeal decisions are emailed to students within 5 weeks of the appeal submission deadline. Appeal decision are final.

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