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There is a wide range of academic programs or courses offered at the University of Ghana (UG) Legon. These courses have been grouped into colleges each with several schools and departments. Students who wish to further their twisty education at the University of Ghana (Legon) must get to know the available programs offered by the university. In this article, we present you with a list of all the University of Ghana academic programs and courses offered by the university. Students are also entreated to note that, courses at the University of Ghana are offered only to students who meet the cut-off point or the minimum requirements specified by the university.

Available Programs offered at the University of Ghana are categorized under

1. College of Health Sciences

2. College of Basic and Applied Sciences

3. College of Humanities

4. College of Education


School of Medicine and Dentistry

• Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

• Bachelor of Dental Surgery

School of Pharmacy

• Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD)

School of Biomedical and 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

School of Nursing & Midwifery

• Bachelor of Science in Nursing

• Bachelor of Science in Midwifery



Group 1 : Physical Sciences Physics, Chemistry, Geophysics

Group 2 : Mathematical Sciences •Mathematics, Statistics, Actuarial Science, Computer Science, Biomathematics, Physics.

Group 3 : Earth Sciences: Geology, Applied Geology, Applied Geophysics

Group 4 : Information Technology

Group 5 : Biological Sciences : Animal Biology and Conservation Science, •Biochemistry Cell and Molecular Biology, •Nutrition, Food Science, Plant and •Environmental Biology, Marine Science, Fisheries Science, Psychology, Microbiology.

Group 6 : Agriculture : Animal Science, Crop Science, Soil Science, •Agriculture Economics, Agribusiness, •Agriculture Extension, Post-Harvest Technology.

Group 7 : Family and Consumer Science (Food and Clothing Option)

Group 8 : Family and Consumer Science (Family and Child Studies Option)

Group 9 : Engineering Sciences •Material Science and Engineering, Computer •Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Food •Process Engineering, Agriculture Engineering✓ Group 10: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine


University of Ghana Business School : Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

University of Ghana School of Law : Bachelor of Laws (LLB)

University Of Ghana School of Arts : Bachelor of Arts – Available in the following Departments : •Department of Religions •Department of Philosophy and Classics • Department of History • Department of Archaeology and Heritage Studies.

School of Languages : Bachelor of Arts – Available in the following Departments: • Department of English • Department of French • Department of Modern Languages • Department of Linguistics

School of Social Sciences

Bachelor of Arts – Available in the following Departments: •Department of Economics • Department of Political Science • Department of Sociology •Department of Geography and Resource Development • Department of Social Work •Department of Psychology

School of Performing Arts

Bachelor of Fine Arts / Bachelor of Arts –Available in the following Departments: •Department of Dance Studies •Department of Theatre Arts •Department of Music


School of Information and Communication Studies

School of Education and Leadership Bachelor of Arts in Education (English, Linguistics) : Bachelor of Arts in Education (Information Studies, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Adult Education) •Bachelor of Science in Education (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, statistics) •Bachelor of Education – JHS Specialism •Bachelor of Education – Upper Grade Specialism •Bachelor of Education – Early Grade Specialism •Bachelor of Arts in Sports and Physical Culture Studies

School of Continuing and Distance Education

•Bachelor of Science in Business Administration •Bachelor of Arts – Available in the following Departments:•Department of Economics •Department of Political Science •Department of Sociology •Department of Psychology •Department of Information Studies •Department of Adult Education and Human Resource Studies •Bachelor of Science in Information Technology •Bachelor of Science in Nursing (For professional nurses who already have a diploma in Nursing from a recognized Nursing Training College)


Diploma Programs > NOTE : The following diploma programs are now run at the Accra, Kumasi and Tamale Learning Centers. Applicants should note that the all distance education programs are non-residential .•Diploma in Accounting •Diploma in Public Administration •Diploma in Statistics •Diploma in Librarianship •Diploma in Archives Administration •Diploma in Adult Education •Diploma in Youth Development Work (CYP)

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