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UNIVERSITY OF GHANA ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS.

 

University of Ghana  Admission Requirement.

 

 

 

UNDERGRADUATE ADMISSIONS FOR THE 2021/2022 ACADEMIC YEAR

The University of Ghana announces for the information of the general public that applications are open for the admission of prospective applicants into various undergraduate programmes for the 2021/2022 academic year. Applicants should take note of the following:

 

GHANA WASSCE/SSSCE – Minimum/General Entry

Requirements General Entry Requirements into Legon Campus, Accra City Campus and Korle Bu Campus.

An applicant for admission to a degree programme in the University of Ghana must have at least credits (A1 – C6 in WASSCE and A – D in SSSCE) in English, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science (for Science related programmes) or Social Studies (for non-Science related programmes) and three elective subjects in Science for applicants applying to Science or Agriculture related disciplines or three elective subjects in General Arts/Business for applicants applying to non-Science related disciplines, with the total aggregate not exceeding 24. In addition, Science applicants should have at least a grade C6 in WASSCE/D in SSSCE in Social Studies/Life Skills and non-Science applicants should also have at least a grade C6 in WASSCE/D IN SSSCE in Integrated Science/Core Science.

Minimum/General Entry Requirements for:

 

 

COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES

GHANA WASSCE/SSSCE Applicants

Short-listed applicants into programmes at the College of Health Sciences must pass an interview and/or entrance examination.
UNIVERSITY OF GHANA MEDICAL SCHOOL 

 

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

Entry requirements:
Core:    Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit passes in Chemistry and any two from Physics, Biology and Elective Mathematics

UNIVERSITY OF GHANA DENTAL SCHOOL

  • Bachelor of Dental Surgery

Entry requirements:
Core:    Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit passes in Chemistry and any two from Physics, Biology and Elective Mathematics
SCHOOL OF PHARMACY

  • Doctor of Pharmacy

Entry requirements:  
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit passes in Chemistry, Biology and either Physics or Elective Mathematics
SCHOOL OF BIOLOGICAL & ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES

  • Bachelor of Science in Dietetics
  • Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory  
  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy
  • Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy
  • Bachelor of Science in Radiography
  • Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy

Entry requirements:  
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit passes in Chemistry, Physics and either Biology or Elective Mathematics

SCHOOL OF NURSING AND MIDWIFERY

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing with options in:
    General Nursing
    Community Health Nursing
    Paediatric Nursing
    Mental Health Nursing

Applicants are expected to select one (1) option

Entry Requirements
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit passes in three electives from any of the combinations below:
Chemistry, Physics, Biology or Elective Mathematics
General Agriculture, Physics & Chemistry
Three General Arts Electives
Two General Arts Electives plus Food & Nutrition
Any three of the following Electives: Economics, Management in Living, Food & Nutrition, Chemistry, General Knowledge in Art and French.

  • Bachelor of Science in Midwifery

Entry requirements:  
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives:
Credit passes in three electives from any of the combinations below:
Chemistry, Physics, Biology or Elective Mathematics
General Agriculture, Physics & Chemistry
Three General Arts Electives
Two General Arts Electives plus Food & Nutrition
Any three of the following Electives: Economics, Management in Living, Food & Nutrition, Chemistry, General Knowledge in Art and French.
 

COLLEGE OF BASIC AND APPLIED SCIENCES
GHANA WASSCE/SSSCE APPLICANTS

The following programmes at the College of Basic and Applied Sciences are FIRST CHOICE programmes: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering and Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering.

SCHOOL OF PHYSICAL & MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES

Bachelor of Science in Physical Sciences
Physics, Chemistry, Geophysics

Entry requirements:  
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit passes in Physics, Chemistry, and Elective Mathematics, with at least a B3 in Core Mathematics and Elective Mathematics

Bachelor of Science in Mathematical Sciences
Mathematics, Statistics, Actuarial Science, Computer Science, Biomathematics

Entry requirements:  
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit passes in Elective Mathematics and any two subjects with at least a B3 in Elective Mathematics and Core Mathematics

Bachelor of Science in Earth Sciences
Geology, Applied Geology, Applied Geophysics  

Entry requirements:  
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit passes in Chemistry and any two of Physics, Biology/Geography and Elective Mathematics

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

Entry requirements:  
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit passes in any three subjects, with at least a B3 in Core Mathematics and Elective Mathematics
SCHOOL OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences
Animal Biology and Conservation Science, Biochemistry Cell and Molecular Biology, Nutrition, Food Science, Plant and Environmental Biology, Marine Science, Fisheries Science.

Entry requirements:  
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit passes in Chemistry, Physics, and Biology

Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Entry requirements:  
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit passes in Biology and Elective Mathematics and any one of Physics and Chemistry

SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture
Animal Science, Crop Science, Soil Science, Agriculture Economics, Agribusiness, Agriculture Extension, Post-Harvest Technology.

Entry requirements:  
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit passes in Chemistry and any two of Physics, Biology/Agriculture Science, Geography and Elective Mathematics

Bachelor of Science in Family & Consumer Sciences (Food and Clothing Option)

Entry requirements:  
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives:  Home Science Background: Credit passes in Management in Living and Chemistry, and either Food and Nutrition or Textile and Clothing
Science Background: Credit passes in Chemistry and any two Elective Subjects

Bachelor of Science in Family & Consumer Sciences (Family and Child Studies Option)

Entry requirements:  
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit pass in Management in Living and any two of the following: Food and Nutrition, Textiles and Clothing, General Knowledge in Art, Biology or Chemistry.

SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING SCIENCES

Bachelor of Science in Engineering Sciences (Agriculture Engineering Option)

Entry requirements:  
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit passes in Physics, Chemistry and Elective Mathematics, with at least a B3 in Elective Mathematics

Bachelor of Science in Engineering Sciences (Biomedical Engineering Option)

Entry requirements:  
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit passes in Physics, Chemistry and Elective Mathematics, with at least a B3 in Elective Mathematics

Bachelor of Science in Engineering Sciences (Computer Engineering Option)

Entry requirements:  
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit passes in Physics, Chemistry and Elective Mathematics, with at least a B3 in Elective Mathematics

Bachelor of Science in Engineering Sciences (Food Process Engineering Option)

Entry requirements:  
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit passes in Physics, Chemistry, and Elective Mathematics, with at least a B3 in Elective Mathematics

Bachelor of Science in Engineering Sciences (Materials Science & Engineering Option)

Entry requirements:  
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit passes in Physics, Chemistry, and Elective Mathematics, with at least a B3 in Elective Mathematics
SCHOOL OF VETERINARY MEDICINE

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

Entry requirements:  
Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies
Electives: Credit passes in Biology, Chemistry, and either Physics or Elective Mathematics

 

 

 

 

COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES

GHANA WASSCE/SSSCE APPLICANTS

School of Social Sciences/ School of Arts/ School of Languages

  • Bachelor of Arts

Entry requirements:

Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

Electives: Credit passes in any three elective subjects

 

Applicants must have the following WASSCE subjects to qualify to read the under listed courses:

  • Economics, Mathematics or Statistics            –  Elective Mathematics
  • Computer Science                                           – Elective Mathematics
  • French                                                             – French
  • English                                                            – English Literature
  • Geography                                                      – Geography

 

 

University of Ghana Business School

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Entry requirements:

Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

Electives: Credit passes in any three elective subjects

University of Ghana School of Law

  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB)

Entry requirements:

Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

Electives: Credit passes in any three elective subjects

 

 

School of Performing Arts

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts

Entry requirements:

Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

Electives: Credit passes in any three electives subjects.

The programme is open to applicants interested in the Performing Arts with aggregate 24 or better. They will be expected to attend an audition or interview.

 

 

 

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

 GHANA WASSCE/SSSCE APPLICANTS

 

School of Education & Leadership

  • BA Education (English)

Entry requirements:

Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

Electives: Credit passes in any three elective subjects including English Literature.

  • BA Education (Non-Teaching)

Entry requirements:

Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

Electives: Credit passes in any three elective subjects.

  • BA Sport and Physical Culture Studies

Entry requirements

Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

Electives: Credit passes in any three elective subjects

 

  • B.Sc. Education (Mathematics)

Entry requirements:

Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

Electives: Credit passes in Elective Mathematics and any other two elective subjects

  • B.Sc. Education (Biology)

Entry requirements:

Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

Electives: Credit passes in Biology and any other two elective subjects

  • B.Sc. Education (Chemistry)

Entry requirements:

Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

Electives: Credit passes in Chemistry and any other two elective subjects

  • B.Sc. Education (Physics)

Entry requirements:

Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

Electives: Credit passes in Physics and any other two elective subjects

 

 

School of Continuing &Distance Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Entry requirements:

Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

Electives: Credit passes in any three elective subjects with the total aggregate not exceeding 24

 

  • Bachelor of Arts

Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

Electives: Credit passes in any three elective subjects with the total aggregate not more than 30

 

  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

Electives: Credit passes in any three elective subjects with the total aggregate not exceeding 30

 

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Applicants must be professional nurses who already have a Diploma in Nursing from a recognized Nursing Training College, with a Final Grade Point Average (FGPA) OF 2.5 or better.

 

 

All interested applicants should register at any of the Learning Centres of the School of Continuing and Distance Education below, after payment into the following account: Account Name and number: (UG Learning Centre A/C, ECOBANK. A/C Number 0160134485305902).

All interested applicants should register at any of the Accounts offices of the School of Continuing and Distance Education below, after payment into the following account: Account Name and number: College of Education, ECOBANK. A/C NUMBER 0160094485305901.

Accra  UG Learning Centre

0302 228182

Tema UG Learning Centre

0244818069

Takoradi UG Learning Centre

0312 023476

Kumasi  UG Learning Centre

0322 023726

Sunyani UG Learning Centre

0352 027153

Tsito/Ho  UG Learning Centre

0303 938851

Koforidua UG Learning Centre

0342 290824

Tamale UG Learning Centre

0372 022238

Bolgatanga UG Learning Centre

0382 022315

Cape Coast UG Learning Centre

0332 132100

Wa UG Learning Centre

0392 022189

For further information, please contact the Department of Adult Education and Human Resource

 

 

POST FIRST DEGREE LL.B. ADMISSIONS 2021/2022

POST FIRST DEGREE LL.B. EVENING PROGRAMME ADMISSIONS 2021/2022

The University of Ghana School of Law invites applications for admission into its Post-First Degree LL.B. Special Programme for the 2021/2022 academic year. (Applicants should note that the Post First Degree LLB Programme is now an EVENING undergraduate programme).

Lectures start from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm on weekdays.

DURATION- Three (3) years

 

Qualification:

The minimum entry qualification is a Second Class (Lower Division) Degree in any discipline from a recognised University (i.e. Universities recognised and/or accredited by the National Accreditation Board of Ghana).

 

HOW TO APPLY

Ghanaian Applicants

University of Ghana online application E-VOUCHERS can be obtained by Ghanaian applicants for GH¢200.00 at the following banks: Ecobank, Republic Bank, Agricultural Development Bank, GCB Bank, Zenith Bank, Universal Merchant Bank, Consolidated Bank Ghana (CBG), Prudential Bank and Fidelity Bank.

 

International Applicants

International applicants should NOT buy the e-voucher. They should use the following link to access the online application form for completion and submission.

 

Online form for International Applicants

 

Online Application for International and Ghanaians Abroad Undergraduate Applicants

 

All applicants are expected to pay the University a non-refundable application processing fee of US$110.00. This fee can be paid directly or wire transferred into the University of Ghana ECOBANK Account.

             Details of the Account are:

Account Name:                       University of Ghana Foreign Students Fees
Account Number:                   2441000716652

Bank Details:                          Ecobank Ghana Limited, Legon Branch
Swift:                                      ECOCGHAC

or         International Transfer through Ecobank (2441000716652 or 1441000716647 )

or         Payment with Credit Card on the GT payment platform.

The pay-in-slips together with applicants’ certificates/result slips should be scanned and attached to the application form before submission online. The certificates/ results slips should be scanned into one PDF or Word document and attached to the application form.
Note that no application will be processed without proof of payment of the fee.

Before starting your application, we strongly recommend that you read and review this advertisement carefully together with all relevant information and guidelines for prospective applicants. Please follow carefully all instructions given. You must submit your completed application forms online.

Applicants must in addition provide or submit the following required documents online before the given application deadline, namely: –

  • One (1) copy of ORIGINAL CERTIFICATE authenticated by the institution awarding degree;
  • One (1) copy of ORIGINAL ACADEMIC TRANSCRIPT;
  • Three (3) Academic Referee reports;
  • Please provide, in your own handwriting, a candid evaluation of yourself as a person, discussing in order of importance to you the personal characteristics you feel are your strengths and those you feel are your weaknesses. The written self-evaluation must be signed by you with your usual signature;
  • Application Confirmation Letter

THE ABOVE DOCUMENTS SHOULD BE SCANNED AND UPLOADED ONLINE.

APPLICANTS SHOULD NOT SEND ANY HARD COPIES OF DOCUMENTS TO THE SCHOOL.

 

FURTHER ADVICE AND CONTACT DETAILS:

Please direct all formal and/or further enquiries to:

The School Administrator,

University of Ghana School of Law

P.O. Box LG 70,

Legon,

Ghana.

 

E-mail:                        lawschool@ug.edu.gh

Telephone:                 0303963750 (working hours only, i.e. 8:30 am to 5:00 pm)

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE:

The DEADLINE for the submission of applications online and also for the submission of all of the above required and mentioned documents to the School of Law is 12 O’CLOCK MIDNIGHT WEDNESDAY JULY 14TH 2021. Owing to high demand we regret that we are unable to consider incomplete and/or late applications.

 

N/B:  Be sure, to put your full name as the same appears on all your supporting documents and to write your Serial Number (as it appears on the e-voucher) on all the above documents before submission. The name of the programme being applied for should also be written on all documents. All documents should be in English. Documents not in English should be accompanied by accredited translations in English.

 

ENTRANCE EXAMINATION:

Qualified short-listed applicants will be expected to take a selection examination which will attract a non-refundable examination fee of Five Hundred Ghana Cedis Only (GH¢ 500 .00) for both Ghanaian and International Applicants. The date for the Entrance Examination is  Saturday, August 7, 2021. Applicants who pass the Entrance Examination will go through an admission interview process scheduled for Monday, August 16 to Thursday, August 19, 2021.

Applicants should kindly take note that, the dates for Entrance Examinations and Interviews are provisional.

 

INTEGRITY OF APPLICATION:

The University of Ghana and its School of Law are committed to maintaining the integrity of all programmes. Please be aware that if you provide us with false, fraudulent, incomplete or misleading information your application runs the risk of being rejected or denied. Applications can only be formally considered when all required documents have been received no later than the notified closing deadline for submission of application forms (i.e. no later than 12 O’CLOCK MIDNIGHT WEDNESDAY JULY 14TH 2021).

Postgraduate Admissions

GENERAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL PROGRAMMES

It is announced for the information of prospective applicants and the general public that the School of Graduate Studies is offering the under-listed Masters/PhD programmes for the 2021-2022 Academic Year.

Masters Programmes

 

  1. A good first degree, preferably second class lower or better (or a Final Grade Point Average of at least 2.0), in a relevant field of study at the University of Ghana or any recognized/accredited University.  Applicants with third class may be considered for admission based on work experience and/or other qualifications.

 

•       A minimum of two years working experience is required from all applicants desiring to pursue programmes at the University of Ghana Business School.

 

For more details in respect of Admission requirements, applicants are advised to contact the various Departments/Schools/Institutes/Centres for additional information on the various programmes.

 

•       For purposes of assessing an applicant’s eligibility, he/she may be required to take an entrance examination and/or interview at the Department/Institute/School/Centre.

 

•       For programmes marked with asterisks (*), all applicants are admitted into the MA/MSc programme at the first instance. Students who obtain an average of B+ or better in the first semester examinations MAY upgrade to the MPhil programme upon recommendation by the Head of Department in consultation with the Graduate Studies Committee of his/her Department.

 

      PhD Programmes

 

Applicants may apply for a PhD programme with a Masters’ degree or a very good first degree.

 

Applicants applying with Masters’ Degree

•       Applicants with relevant Masters’ degree from the University of Ghana or any recognized/accredited University may apply for a PhD programme.

 

  • Applicants applying with first degree

Applicants with very good first degree from the University of Ghana or any recognized/accredited University may apply for a PhD programme.  Such applicants, when admitted, shall be required to take first year courses of the Masters’ (Level 600) programme of their departments. They shall be required to pass all examinations in the courses.    On successful completion of the Level 600 courses and depending on their performance, they would then progress to the four-year Ph.D. programme.

 

All PhD programmes in the University are now fee-paying and the durations are as follows:

 

•                 Full-Time       – Four (4) years

•                 Part-Time       – Six  (6) years

 

PROGRAMME- SPECIFIC ENTRY REQUIREMENTS/THEMATIC AREAS

 

•                         MBA Management Information Systems

Prospective applicants must have at least two (2) years working experience in an IT environment to qualify for admission.

 

•                       MPhil Home Science (Food Utilization and Community Nutrition)

Applicants must have a strong science background to qualify for admission.

 

•                       MPhil/MA English

Applicants seeking admission to these programmes must have:

a. Majored in either a combined or single major programme

b. taken at least 30 credits in the subject

 

  • MA/LLM Programme

Applicants would be required to take an entrance examination

 

  • MSc. Audiology

Applicants must have a good first degree (minimum FGPA of 3.0) in Physics, Psychology, Biological Sciences, and Special Education with major in Communication Disorder or Nursing

(BSc.)

 

•       MPhil Social work

Applicants are to submit one-page essay (single spaced) stating their short and long-term career goals. They are to also discuss how a graduate programme in Social Work will help them achieve these goals. This should be uploaded with other required documents online.

•       MPhil Anatomy

 Applicants should first discuss their research ideas with the Department before completing

 application forms.

 

•       MPhil Chemical Pathology

Applicants will be required to show proof of funding for their project work.

 

•       MSc Medical Laboratory Sciences

Applicants must hold a Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Laboratory Sciences with a FGPA of not less than 3.25 or possess a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences with a minimum of second class (upper) from a recognized university.

 

•       MPhil  Information Studies-Top Up

This is for candidates who completed their MA within the last five years and in addition obtained a B+ average.

 

•       MPhil Agricultural Engineering

Applicants must submit a thesis proposal with applications

 

MEng/MPhil/PhD- Biomedical Engineering       

•       Bioinformatics, Genomics and Targeted Drug Discovery

•       Implants Science &Regenerative Engineering

•       Bioinstrumentation &Clinical Engineering   

 

           MEng/MPhil/PhD- Materials Science & Engineering

1. Materials for Energy

                     2. Materials for Health care Delivery

                     3. Structural Materials

 

          MEng/MPhil/PhD- Agriculture Engineering

1. Soil &Water Engineering

                  2. Postharvest Engineering

                  3. Machine Systems Engineering (Agricultural Mechanization)

 

All PhD and MPhil applicants must submit a thesis proposal with their applications.  Shortlisted PhD/ MPhil/Meng applicants will be interviewed

MPhil in Education /Educational Leadership and Management

 *Applicants to the MPhil Education programme must have an MA degree in Education.

*Applicants to the MPhil Educational Leadership and Management programme must possess an MA degree in any of the following:

Educational Leadership and Management, Educational Administration and Management, Educational Leadership, Educational Management, Educational Administration

Admissions into the Graduate Entry Medical Programme (GEMP) 2022/2023 Academic Year

The University of Ghana Medical School (UGMS) is inviting applications from qualified applicants for admission into the Graduate Entry Medical Programme for the 2021/2022 Academic Year.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Applicants should have a good (BSc) First Degree (Minimum of 2nd Class Lower) in the following science-based courses: Biological Sciences, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Physician Assistantship, Pharmacy, Nursing, Nutrition, Dietetics, Food Science, Biomedical Engineering, Laboratory Sciences, Physiotherapy and Radiography. Graduates whose courses are not listed should not apply.
  • Candidates should have obtained a good WASSCE/SSSCE grade in three (3) core and Three (3) Elective science subjects one of which must be Chemistry.
  • There should be evidence of having completed National Service (if applicable).

 

NATURE OF PROGRAMME AND DURATION

The Graduate Entry Medical Programme is an integrated 4-year Medical Programme which leads to the award of MBChB Degree.  The Programme will begin in April 2022 and will be run on a FULL-TIME and NON-RESIDENTIAL BASIS for the Phase I and residential for Phase II.

 

COST OF APPLICATION FORMS

GHANAIAN APPLICANTS

University of Ghana online application E-VOUCHERS can be obtained by Ghanaian applicants for Two Hundred Ghana Cedis GH¢200.00 at the following banks: Ecobank, HFC Bank, Agricultural Development Bank, Ghana Commercial Bank, Zenith Bank, Merchant Bank, CBG Bank, Prudential Bank and Fidelity Bank.

FOREIGN APPLICANTS

Foreign Applicants are to pay One Hundred and Ten US Dollars ($110.00) as application fee into FGN-USD (0161034485604301) College of Health Sciences, Korle Bu Campus. SWIFT CODE: ECOCGHAC.  Kindly indicate UGMS-GEMP on the pay slip and upload as part of the application form.

HOW TO APPLY

Ghanaian Applicants are to apply online by visiting http://admission.ug.edu.gh/undergrad

Foreign Applicants are to apply online by visiting http://admission.ug.edu.gh/fs

Eligible applicants are to complete the application forms online.  In addition they should submit the following documents to  Academic Affairs Office, UGMS, Korle-Bu (Room 23) Two recent endorsed passport-sized photograph, Two endorsed Recommendation Letters from 2 Referees from a relevant Academic Institution, Copy of Certificates (SHS & Degree), Original Transcript, a copy of recent past six (6) months bank statement and other financial instruments as proof of ability to pay Including addresses and Letters of support from Sponsor(s) undertaking to pay all fees and  detailed information of present work status, a Proof of online registration and NSS Certificates where applicable.

NB:  Documents submitted will not be returned.

ACCESS COURSE

A shortlist of suitable applicants will be posted on the UG website. Shortlisted applicants only may apply for the access course. Applicants are to pay Two Thousand Ghana Cedis (GH¢2,000.00) for the Access Course, Entrance Examination and Interview. Applicants should check their eligibility and proceed to pay at the Academic Affairs Office, UGMS, Administration.

The Access Course covers English Language, Quantitative Methods, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Cellular and Molecular Biology, Anatomy and Physiology.

The course will take place at the University of Ghana Medical School, Korle-Bu from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. each day.

Shortlisted eligible applicants will be admitted into the Programme subject to passing an Entrance Examination and Oral Interview.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF FORMS

All online applications and submission of manual forms should be completed by Friday, December 31, 2021.

NOTE: Application starts on November 1, 2021

For further information please contact the Academic Affairs Office/GEMP Secretariat:

Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Telephone:  +233 302-666987/8       +233 302-661446

Email:    academic.ugms@ug.edu.ghgempugms@ug.edu.gh

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR GEMP 2020/2021 ACADEMIC YEAR

Shortlisted eligible candidates should take note of the following proposed dates regarding the Graduate Entry Medical Programme admissions:

  • Shortlist of Eligible Candidates              –         Friday, 14th January 2022
  • Access Course                                         –         Monday, 24th January – Friday, 4th February 2022
  • Entrance Examination                            –          Tuesday, 15th February 2022
  • Interview                                                  –          Thursday, 17th February – Friday, 18th February 2022
  • Registration/Med. Exams                      –           Monday, 4th April – Friday, 8th April 2022
  • Orientation/Workshop on Teaching & Learning Methodologies       –         Monday, 25th April – Friday, 29th April 2022
  • Lectures Begin                                      –         Monday, 2nd May 2022

 

ENTRANCE EXAMINATION

The Entrance Examination takes place on Tuesday, 15th February, 2022. There will be only one centre – Accra Centre.

VENUE:        ACCRA – GHANA

The Entrance Examination will take place at the University of Ghana Medical School, New Examination Hall, Korle-Bu, Accra – Ghana as follows:.

  • Paper 1 – General Paper is from 8:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
  • Paper 2 – Scientific Foundations of Medicine is from 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

It is expected that all applicants will arrange to be in Accra, Ghana within the periods stated above.

 

Should the present COVID19 pandemic persist All COVID-19 protocols would be adhered during the admission process.

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