ADMISSION

The Cameroon Baptist Theological Seminary looks for students who are growing in grace and knowledge of Christ (2 Peter 3:18) and who have a heart for being part of building God's Kingdom through the proclamation of the gospel at any cost. A student's file will not be treated until all the required information is submitted. Students are admitted into CBTS with the unsderstanding that he or she will adhere to the school's character, statutes, ordinances, regulations, rules, and by-laws as well as enjoy privileges offered by the school.
The Seminary expects students, both on and off campus, to conduct their lives in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ (Phil 1:27). Students will seek to be moral, ethical, and lawful in their conduct both on and off campus. The school reserves the right to withdraw admission for conduct which is contrary to the objectives of CBTS and the Cameroon Baptist Convention.

Application Procedure

The application process provides the Academic Committee with adequate information about the applicant to aid in deciding whether the applicant is qualified to fulfill the study requirement at CBTS. The following are required in the application process:

  1. The applicant must show evidence that he or she meets the academic standards required for admission into the program.
  2. The applicant must fulfill the character requirements as specified for the program.
  3. An applicant must complete and return all application forms along with the Recommendation Forms duly completed before the stated deadlines. All of these forms are available in the Academic Dean's office or can be downloaded from the CBTS website.

CBTS trains men and women to whom God has called for the  gospel ministry to serve in various capacities in Church and in the society.CBTS is strict in making sure quality theological education is achived and also equally strict to make sure the entire staff and student in the seminary all have spiritual right standing with God

OUR PROGRAMS AND ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

MA/MDIV

  1. A completed application form (obtained from the Academic Office or downloaded from below)
  2. Bachelor’s degree from a recognized institution
  3. Sound Christian maturity and a sense of calling to serve the wider Church, in the form a written Christian testimony.
  4. Medical examination form (obtained from the Academic Office or downloaded from below)
  5. Two (2) colleagues’ recommendation (obtained from the Academic Office or downloaded from below)
  6. A Church leader recommendation (obtained from the Academic Office or downloaded from below)
  7. Professional recommendation (obtained from the Academic Office or downloaded from below)
  8. Written work: (MA) students: Review two articles. (M.Div) students: Write research paper ( See Academic Office for articles and writing instructions)
  9. Official transcripts and certificates from institutions previously attended.
  10. A non-refundable application fee of 20.000 CFA (Internal Students) and 25.000 CFA (Extension Centre Students)
  11. Two (2) passport-sized photos (write name on the back)
  12. Marriage Certificate (If married)
  13. Copy of National Identity Card
  14. Copy of Birth Certificate

Certificate of Theology

  1. A call to Christian Ministry
  2. First School Leaving Certificate
  3. Medical Examination
  4. At least 18 years
  5. Written entrance examination and oral interview administered by CBTS
  6. Copy of National Identity Card
  7. Copy of Birth Certificate
  8. Copy of Marriage Certificate (if married)
  9. Medical examination
  10. Two (2) passport-sized photos (write name on the back)
  11. Recommendation forms
  12. A non-refundable application fee of 8.000 CFA
  13. A complete application form

Diploma of Theology

  1. Four GCE “O” level papers (or equivalent) or A Certificate of Theology with a GPA of 75% and higher or Grade II Teacher’s Certificate
  2. Written entrance examination and oral interview administered by CBTS
  3. Copy of National Identity Card
  4. Copy of Birth Certificate
  5. Copy of Marriage Certificate (if married)
  6. Medical examination
  7. Two (2) passport-sized photos (write name on the back)
  8. Recommendation forms
  9. A non-refundable application fee of 10.000 CFA
  10. A complete application form

Bachelor of Theology

  1. Four GCE “O” level papers or equivalent
  2. Two “A” level papers or equivalent
  3. Written entrance examination and oral interview administered by CBTS
  4. Copy of National Identity Card
  5. Copy of Birth Certificate
  6. Copy of Marriage Certificate (if married)
  7. Medical examination
  8. Two (2) passport-sized photos (write name on the back)
  9. Recommendation forms
  10. A non-refundable application fee of 15.000 CFA
  11. A complete application form

BELOW YOU HAVE LISTED THE APPLICATION FORM FOR THE VARIOUS PROGRAMS INTO CBTS

Note: All forms are in pdf format.