2021/2022 Admission forms for University of Health and Allied Science UHAS

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2021/2022 Admission forms for University of Health and Allied Science UHAS

2020/2021 ACCESS COURSE


It is announced for the information of prospective applicants and the general public that E-vouchers for application forms for 2020/2021 Academic Year Access Course in the University of Health and Allied Sciences will start selling from March 7, 2021at a cost of GHC220.00. For Entry Requirements and Mode of Application, please CLICK HERE.

SCHOOL OF ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES ACCESS (SAHS)

The Access Course in the SCHOOL OF ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES is a Nine (9) weeks programme to enable interested applicants with Certificate in Medical Laboratory Technology (for Medical Laboratory Sciences); HND in Hospitality Management/ Food Science and Technology (for Dietetics) and Certificate in Orthotics or Physiotherapy Assistantship (for Physiotherapy) from accredited institutions to enroll into degree programmes (Sandwich). Applicants with FGPA of not less than 2.5 with a minimum of three (3) years certified working experience, will enter degree programmes in the School of Allied Health Sciences. 

The Access Course will be a blend of online and face-to-face mop-up teaching and learning starting from June 14, 2021 to July 17, 2021(ie. 5weeks Online) and face-to-face teaching and learning starting from July 27, 2021 to August 7, 2021 at Ho Campus. 

Successful Candidates from the Access Course would be required to pass a selection interview and enroll at Level 200 of the Sandwich Programme in the following year. Programmes to be enrolled in, on successful completion of the access course, and selection interview are:

  • Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Sciences
  • Bachelor of Dietetics
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy

The Deadline for submission of online Applications is May 31, 2021 for Access applicants.

SCHOOL OF NURSING AND MIDWIFERY ACCESS COURSE (SONAM)

Access Course in the SCHOOL OF NURSING AND MIDWIFERY is a programme to enable auxiliary Nurses, Midwives and Community Health Nurses who already hold certificates and Auxiliary Identification Number (AIN) or Professional Identification Number (PIN) in Post-basic Midwifery from the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) Ghana to enroll onto degree SANDWICH programmes in the School of Nursing and Midwifery. The point of entry will be Level 100 / 200 depending on applicant’s professional background and choice of programme. Applicants MUST pass the Access Course examination before they are considered for admission into the SANDWICH programme which has the following options:

  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Bachelor of Midwifery
  • Bachelor of Public Health Nursing

The Access Course in the School of Nursing and Midwifery will run for 9 weeks. The Access Course will be a blend of online and face-to-face mop-up teaching and learning starting from June 14, 2021 to July 17, 2021(ie. 5weeks Online) and face-to-face starting from July 27, 2021 to August 7, 2021 at Worawora Learning Centre.

The Deadline for submission of online Applications is May 31, 2021 for Access applicants.

SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH (SPH) – WORAWORA

Access Course in the SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH is a five (5) week programme to enable certificate or diploma holders with FGPA below 2.50 in Public Health and other related areas to enroll onto degree programme (Sandwich) in the School of Public Health, after passing the Access Course examinations. 

The Access Course in the SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH will run for 5 weeks through a blended learning approach using the Learning Management System (LMS) online and face-to-face interactions.  The Access Course will start from April 5, 2021 to May 7, 2021. Face-to-face revision and examination starts from May 8, 2021 to May 15, 2021 at Worawora Learning Centre.

Entry Requirements

GHANAIAN APPLICANTS

  • A holder of a certificate from Ministry of Health and Ghana Health Service training schools, Ministry of Local Government institutions and other accredited health training schools who have practised for three years or more may apply. These shall include: Community Health Nurses, Auxiliary Nurses and Midwives, Health Assistants (Clinical) certificate holders working as Environmental Health Officers, certificate or diploma holders working as Environmental Health Assistants, Nutrition Officers, Disease Control Officers and Health Information Officers as well as Officers in closely related fields such as Statistics, Sociology and Demography.
  • A holder of a diploma in any Health Care discipline or Environmental Health discipline with a FGPA below 2.50 and has served in a Health Care position or an Environmental Health position for three years or more may apply.
  • Applicants should upload a scanned copy of their Certificates, Professional Identification Number (PIN) or Auxiliary Identification Number (AIN), and their Academic Transcripts.


INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS

  • Holders of Certificates/Diplomas in any of the health care disciplines or environmental health disciplines and related fields who have practised for three years or more may apply.
  • Evidence of proficiency in English Language will be required in the case of applicants from non-English speaking countries.
  • In addition, international applicants must satisfy the professional entry requirements determined by the relevant professional body.

The Deadline for submission of online Applications is March 31, 2021 for Access applicants.

2020/2021 Admissions – Sandwich Applicants


It is announced for the information of prospective applicants and the general public that E-vouchers for application forms for 2020/2021 Sandwich Programmes of the University of Health and Allied Sciences will start selling from March 4, 2021 at a cost of GHC220.00. For Entry Requirements and Mode of Application, please CLICK HERE.

SCHOOL OF ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES (SANDWICH) – HO CAMPUS

Sandwich Programme in the School of Allied Health Sciences is a programme designed for certificate holders in Medical Laboratory Technology, HND holders in Hospitality Management and Certificate in Orthotics or Physiotherapy Assistantship who have successfully qualified the Access course to be enrolled onto the degree programmes (Sandwich). It will be organized in two modules. 

Module I 

The Sandwich Module I programme will be a blend of online and face-to-face teaching and learning starting from June 5, 2021 to August 14, 2021(ie. 6 weeks Online) and face-to-face, practical, mop-up teaching and learning starting / Examinations from August 23, 2021 to October 1, 2021 (ie. 6 weeks) at Ho Campus. 

Module II

The Sandwich programme module II programme will also commence with online from October 18, 2021 to November 27, 2021(ie. 6 weeks Online) and face-to-face, practical, mop-up teaching and learning starting/ Examinations from December 20, to January 15, 2022(ie. 6 weeks) at Ho Campus.

Applicants with the relevant qualifications can apply to pursue a sandwich programme and enroll at level 200 in any of the following three (3) Bachelor programmes (Dietetics; Medical Laboratory Sciences; and Physiotherapy in the School of Allied Health Sciences.

General Entry Requirements

  • Applicants must have attained the age of 25 years at the time of submitting the application forms.
  • Applicants MUST hold a certificate accredited by the AHPC, Ghana (where applicable)
  • Applicants should upload a scanned copy of their Licensing Certificates showing their Identification Number (PIN), Academic Certificate and Transcript.
  • Proof of a minimum of three (3) years working experience.
  • Short-listed applicants will have to pass a selection interview.
  • All successful applicants will be admitted as fee-paying students.

The entry path for applicants into sandwich programmes is outlined below:

A. Diploma Holders

Interested applicants with any Professional Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology; Nutrition; Radiologic Technology and Physiotherapy Assistantship from accredited institutions with FGPA of not less than 2.5 with a minimum of three (3) years certified working experience, will have to pass a selection interview to be conducted by the School of Allied Health Sciences, University of Health and Allied Sciences, Ho, for admissions.

Successful Applicants will enroll at Level 300 Sandwich, except for Physiotherapy Assistants who will enroll at level 200 and for Radiologic Technology (Full-time for applicants working and showing evidence of having obtained a study leave approval) degree programme in the School of Allied Health Sciences, University of Health and Allied Sciences, Ho.

B. HND Holders/Diploma in a Non-Health Related Profession

Interested applicants with any HND in Science Laboratory Technology; Hospitality Management, or any non-profession related health programme, from accredited institutions, with FGPA of not less than 2.5 with a minimum of three (3) years certified working experience, will have to pass a selection interview to be conducted by the School of Allied Health Sciences, University of Health and Allied Sciences, Ho.

Successful Applicants will enroll at Level 200 Sandwich degree programme in the School of Allied Health Sciences, University of Health and Allied Sciences, Ho.

The deadline for completion of the online application form for Sandwich is May 15, 2021.

SCHOOL OF NURSING AND MIDWIFERY (SANDWICH) – HO CAMPUS

Sandwich Programme in the School of Nursing and Midwifery is a programme designed for certificate holders in any of the following: Nurse-Assistant Clinical (NAC)/ Health Assistant Clinical (HAC); Nurse-Assistant Preventive (NAP)/Community Health Nurse (CHN); and post NAC/HAC; NAP/CHN Midwifery from training institutions accredited by Nursing and Midwifery Council, Ghana. See detailed entry requirements below:

The Sandwich programme will be organized in two modules.

Module I

The Sandwich Module I programme will be a blend of online and face-to-face teaching and learning starting from June 19, 2021to to August 28, 2021(ie. 6 weeks Online) and face-to-face teaching and learning starting / Examinations from September 6, 2021 to October 1, 2021 (ie. 4 weeks) at Ho Campus.

Module II

The Sandwich programme module II programme will also commence with online from November 1, 2021 to December 11, 2021(ie. 6 weeks Online) and face-to-face teaching and learning starting/ Examinations from December 20, to January 15, 2022(ie. 4 weeks) at Ho Campus.

Entry Requirements for Certificate Holders

Successful Candidates from the Access course would enroll onto the degree programmes (Sandwich) in the School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Health and Allied Sciences, Ho Campus.

Programmes to be enrolled in, on successful completion of the access course in the School of Nursing and Midwifery are as follows:

Bachelor of Nursing
Bachelor of Midwifery
Bachelor of Public Health Nursing

  • All applicants MUST hold a certificate accredited by Nursing and Midwifery Council, Ghana.
  • Applicants MUST hold a certificate(s) in any of the following: Nurse-Assistant Clinical (NAC)/ Health Assistant Clinical (HAC); Nurse-Assistant Preventive (NAP)/Community Health Nurse (CHN); and post NAC/HAC; NAP/CHN Midwifery. Applicants MUST have practiced in their chosen fields for three (3) years or more.
  • Crossing over from one programme to another (e.g. General Nursing Public Health Nursing and Midwifery), is allowed but the point of entry is Level 100 instead of Level 200.
  • Health Assistant Clinical (HAC) / Nurse Assistant Clinical (NAC) applicant will progress in General Nursing programme and write the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) Licensing Examination to be qualified as Registered General Nurse (RGN). The entry point is Level 200.
  • Community Health Nurse (CHN) / Nurse Assistant Preventive (NAP) applicant will progress in Public Health Nursing programme and write the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) Licensing Examination to be qualified as Registered General Nurse (RGN). The entry point is Level 200.
  • Post NAP/CHN and post NAC/HAC Midwifery applicant will progress in Midwifery programme and will not have to write the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) examination. Entry point is Level 200.
  • Applicants will be required to provide their Auxiliary Identification Number (AIN) and Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) certificates instead of their transcript.

Entry Requirements for Diploma Holders

  • Applicants must have certification by Nursing and Midwifery Council, Ghana.
  • Applicants must hold a Diploma with Final Grade Point Average (FGPA) of 2.50 or better.
  • Applicants should upload a scanned copy of their Certificates, Professional Identification Number (PIN), and their Academic Transcripts.
  • Applicants must hold Certificate(s) in any of the following areas: SRN and Public Health Nursing (PHN), Midwifery and Mental Health Nursing / Registered Mental Health Nursing (RMN).
  • Short-listed applicants may be required to attend a selection interview.
  • Applicants MUST have practised in their chosen fields for three (3) years or more.
  • The point of entry will be Level 300.
  • Crossing over from one programme to another (e.g. General Nursing, Public Health Nursing and Midwifery) is allowed but the point of entry is Level 200 instead of Level 300 and they must write the Licensing Examination.
  • Post NAC/NAP Midwifery applicants will progress in the field of Midwifery and are exempted from writing the Licensing Examination. The point of entry is Level 300 but this is at the discretion of the University. The University may decide to put an applicant at Level 200 if applicant is changing track. (i.e, staff nurse coming to do degree in midwifery)

The deadline for completion of the online application form for Sandwich Programme is May 15, 2021.

SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH (SANDWICH) – HOHOE CAMPUS

Sandwich Programme in the School of Public Health is a programme designed for both certificate holders and diploma holders as in the detailed entry requirements below:
The Sandwich programme will be organized in two semesters in the Sandwich academic year through a blended learning approach using the Learning Management System (LMS) online and face-to-face interactions.

The Sandwich Semester I programme will commence August 9, 2021 to September 18, 2021 (six weeks online). Face to face mop up/revision will start from September 27, 2021 to October 10, 2021 with Examinations starting from October 11, 2021 to October 24, 2021.

The Sandwich Semester II programme will commence on January 17, 2022 to February 25, 2022.  Face-to face, mop-up/revision will start from February 27, 2022 to March 11, 2022 with Examinations starting from March 26, 2022.

Entry Requirements for Certificate Holders

Successful Candidates from the Access course would enroll onto the degree programmes (Sandwich) in the School of Public Health, University of Health and Allied Sciences, Hohoe Campus. The point of entry will be Level 200.

Programmes to be enrolled in, on successful completion of the access course, Bachelor of Public Health (BPH) with the following options:

  • Disease Control
  • Environmental Health
  • Health Information
  • Health Promotion
  • Nutrition
  • Mental Health

Entry Requirements for Diploma Holders into Level 300

  • Candidates with Diploma awarded by accredited Health Institutions and Institutions under the Ministry of Health shall require an FGPA of 2.50 or better/equivalent.
  • Short-listed applicants shall be required to attend a selection interview.
  • A holder of a two year or three-year diploma in any Environmental Health discipline with a minimum of FGPA of 2.50 may apply for Bachelor of Public Health (Environmental Health option).
  • Applicants should upload a scanned copy of their Certificates, Professional Identification Number (PIN) or Auxiliary Identification Number (AIN), and their Academic Transcripts
  • Applicants MUST have practiced in their chosen fields for three (3) years or more.
  • The point of entry will be Level 300.

In addition to the above requirements, applicants for BPH. (Mental Health) should possess any of the following qualifications:

  • Diploma in Nursing (General / Psychiatry Nursing and Midwifery).
  • Diploma in either Disease Control, Nutrition, Health Promotion or Health Information.

The deadline for completion of the online application form for Sandwich Programme is June 30, 2021.

2021/2022 Admissions – MPhil/MPH/PhD Applicants


SCHOOL OF ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES

MPHIL / PHD PROGRAMMMES IN MEDICAL IMAGING APPLICANTS

It is announced for the information of prospective Applicants (as specified above) and the general public that E-vouchers for application forms 2020/2021 Postgraduate Programmes of the University of Health and Allied Sciences will start selling from March 2, 2021 at a cost of GHC220.00

1. MASTER OF PHILOSOPHY (MPHIL) IN MEDICAL IMAGING

The MPhil programme has two pathways – the two (2) years Full-Time (regular) and the three years Part-Time (sandwich) options. The timeline for the full time (regular) format will be consistent with the academic timetable of the university (usually runs from (August to June). For Part-Time students, the first year will consist of two long vacations (June – August). Each long vacation period will be equivalent to one semester.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR MPHIL

  • Applicants must hold a first degree (at least 2nd class lower or 2.2 GPA) in Medical Imaging (Diagnostic/therapy Radiography), Nuclear Medicine or related MI area from a recognised University.
  • Applicants must have at least two years work experience as a diagnostic or therapy radiographer, mammographer, sonographer or other related MI specialties.
  • Two reference statements/letters from professional and/or academic referees
  • Applicants must pass an admission interview
  • Ghanaian and foreign applicants are eligible to apply

2. DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (PHD)

The PhD programme is a four (4)-year full-time or six years’ part-time programme to be conducted in similar formats as the MPhil full time (regular) and part-time (sandwich)]. In the first academic year, candidates will undertake same taught courses to enable them identify areas of research interest in MI to conduct their research. The timeline for the full time (regular) format will be consistent with the academic timetable of the university (usually runs from August to June). For Part-Time students, the first year will consist of two long vacations (June – August). Each long vacation period will be equivalent to one semester.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR PHD

  • Applicants must hold an MPhil or MSc. in Medical Imaging, Therapy Radiography, Nuclear Medicine or related MI area from a recognised University.
  • Applicants must have at least three years work experience as a diagnostic or therapy radiographer, mammographer, sonographer or other related MI specialties.
  • Two reference statements/letters from professional and/or academic referees.
  • Applicants must pass an admission interview
  • Ghanaian and foreign applicants are eligible to apply
  • Research proposal (not more than 700 words)
  • Statement of purpose (not more than 500 words)

SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH (REGULAR) – HOHOE CAMPUS

It is announced for the information of prospective Applicants (as specified above) and the general public that E-vouchers for application forms for the 2020/2021 Academic Year will start selling from March 7, 2021.

1. MASTER OF PHILOSOPHY (MPHIL REGULAR) IN APPLIED EPIDEMIOLOGY

Duration: The programme will be full time for a period of 24 months

Entry Requirements

  • A good first degree (with a minimum of second-class lower division) in relevant health and health-related field.
  • Applicants with three (3) years relevant working experience are preferred.
  • All candidate should have a background or interest in Public Health.
  • Applicants will be required to submit their Curriculum Vitae, pass an entrance examination and /or an interview, and may be required to submit a 500-word concept note on their chosen area of interest.
  • Two reference statements/letters from professional and/or academic referees
  • Ghanaian and foreign applicants are eligible to apply

2. MASTER OF PUBLIC HEALTH (MPH – REGULAR) with the following options:

  • Epidemiology and Disease Control
  • General
  • Health Promotion
  • Health Systems Management
  • Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Nutrition
  • Family and Reproductive Health

Entry Requirements

  • A good first degree (minimum of second class lower) from a recognized accredited University.
  • Although not essential, relevant working experience in the health sector will be an advantage. Candidates with high Cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) but limited post-qualification experience are particularly encouraged to apply.
  • Applicants should have an interest in Public Health. This will be assessed at interview.
  • Applicants will be required to submit their Curriculum Vitae, pass an entrance interview, and may be required to submit a 500-word concept note on their chosen area of interest.

Duration: The programme has TWO pathways: A Full Time programme for a period of 12 months and a Part-Time programme, organized over 24 months period.

2. DOCTOR of PHILOSOPHY (PhD in PUBLIC HEALTH)

Entry Requirements

  • A degree of Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.), Master of Public Health, other Masters degrees in Medical/Health Sciences or their equivalent in a relevant field from a recognized institution is required.
  • Two reference statements/letters from professional and/academic referees.
  • A Statement of Purpose from the candidate (not more than 500 words)
  • Applicants who meet the minimum requirements upon submission of relevant documents, will be invited to undergo a rigorous academic interview.
  • Ghanaian and foreign nationals/international students are eligible to apply.

Duration of the Programme: The duration of this PhD programme is a minimum of
three (3) years (6 Semesters) for Full-time study and a minimum of five (5) years (10 Semester) for Part-time study.

The deadline for completion of the online application form for the Postgraduate Programmes is August 31, 2021.

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