2020/2021 Admission forms for University of Professional Studies, Accra UPSA
Read the Guidelines below carefully before you proceed with the application
The University of Professional Studies, Accra invites applications from qualified applicants for admission to its Postgraduate, Undergraduate and Diploma programmes for the 2020/2021 academic year. Applicants should take note of the following instructions:
The University now runs the following flagship undergraduate programmes namely: Bachelor of Science in Real Estate Management and Finance, Bachelor of Science in Business Economics, Bachelor of Science in Accounting & Finance, Bachelor of Laws (LLB) and Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science.
The Bachelor of Business Administration programme has no options. Applicants intending to do a first-degree programme in Accounting are advised to either opt for Bachelor of Science in Accounting or Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance.
The following new postgraduate programmes have also been introduced: MA Brands and Communication Management, MA Peace, Security and Intelligence Management and MBA Impact Entrepreneurship and Innovation.
Applicants are to note the following sessions that are available for the various levels:
(i) Undergraduate Programmes- Regular Session is available for Level 100 applicants only, (ii) Undergraduate Programmes-Evening & Weekend Sessions are available for Level 100, Level 200 and Level 300 applicants (iii) Diploma Programmes-All sessions are available.
Applicants for Level 100 Undergraduate and Diploma programmes, who will be writing WASSCE/GBCE/ABCE in May/June 2020 are also eligible to apply. Such applicants are required to indicate their WASSCE/GBCE/ABCE index numbers and subjects on the on-line application forms.
All UPSA graduates including those who will graduate in August 2020 should indicate their STUDENT ID NUMBER on the on-line application forms.
All mature applicants are required to visit the Admissions Office (Room 7, Seidu Mustapha Wing) to undertake a registration exercise for mature access course and examinations after submitting the application on-line. For further information refer to the guidelines for mature applicants.
All applications will be considered based on results equivalents and requirements as provided by the National Council for Tertiary Education (NCTE) and National Accreditation Board (NAB) as well as the University’s own admission criteria.
All applications must be submitted on-line at admissions.upsa.edu.gh upon purchase of UPSA ON-LINE SERIAL NUMBERS (OSN) and completion of on-line application for admission forms.
All applicants are to also note that a change of programme after the submission of the application will not be possible.
All applicants are strongly advised to be mindful of any person(s) who may approach them under the pretext of assisting them to gain admission to UPSA for a fee. This is because the process for admission to UPSA is very transparent.
CLOSING DATES: WASSCE Applicants Awaiting Result (Friday, 28th August 2020), Mature Applicants (Friday, 29th May 2020), Post First Degree LLB Applicants (Friday, 10th April 2020), 4-Year LLB Applicants (Monday, 15th June 2020) and All Other Applicants (Friday, 26th June 2020)