By | 5 August 2022

UG Mature Student Admissions in to Distance Education Programme







Registration for the second batch of the University of Ghana mature access course for the 2023/2024 academic year starts on Monday, August 8, 2023. Successful applicants will be admitted into the following Level 100 (Bachelor of Arts) or Diploma Distance Education Programmes based on their performance in the entrance examinations:

Bachelor of Arts subject combinations

· Political Science, Sociology and Information Studies

· Psychology, Sociology and Information Studies

· Adult Education and Human Resource Studies, Psychology, Information Studies

· Accounting, Psychology, Adult Education and Human Resource Studies (for applicants who do very well in Mathematics in the entrance examination)

· Public Administration, Sociology, Information Studies

· Human Resource Management, Psychology, Information Studies

Diploma Programmes

· Diploma in Youth and Development

· Diploma in Adult Education

· Diploma in Public Administration

· Diploma in Librarianship

· Diploma in Accounting

Entry requirements:

– Applicants must be at least 25 years old at the time of application and show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is at least 5 years old.

– Applicants must register for, attend and complete the University of Ghana Access Course and pass the Mature Students’ Entrance Examination conducted by the University.

– Applicants who pass the Entrance Examination must purchase an e-voucher from designated banks to access the UG online application form.

The Access Course will be run by the School of Continuing and Distance Education of the College of Education, University of Ghana; at all its Learning Centres across the country.

Applicants should take note of the following:

– Tutorials will be held online through the University Learning Management System (SAKAI).

– The fee for registration, the Access Course and Entrance Examination is GH¢500.00. Please note that the fee is non-refundable.

– Payment for these should be made into UG Learning Centre Account number 1441002010444 at any branch of ECOBANK Ghana Limited.

– Applicants should register online at the University of Ghana Website or through

– Only applicants who pass the entrance examination will be eligible to purchase the e-voucher to access the University’s on-line application form.

– The dates for the Access Course are:

Saturday, August 20 – Sunday, August 21, 2023

Saturday, August 27 – Sunday, August 28, 2023 Saturday, September 3 – Sunday, September 4, 2023 Saturday, September 10 – Sunday, September 11, 2023

The entrance examination will be held on Saturday, October 15, 2023.

For further information, visit the University’s website: or contact us on any of the following numbers or email addresses:

Contact us:

College Academic Office: 0503899803, 0552996775, 0264410136


Department of Distance Education: 0303938855, 0302956122, Email:

Accra 0303944582 030 3970282

Tema 024 4818069

Takoradi 0203333233

Kumasi 024 4743510

Sunyani 035 2027153 035 2026734 0244453440

Wa 020 6982380

Tsito/Ho 0201885987 0249528434

Koforidua 034 2290824 0243654839 0244771933

Tamale 0244045270

Bolgatanga 020 5191313

Cape Coast 033 2132100

Please note that this is the official University of Ghana Mature Access Course. All other advertised courses have not been sanctioned by the University. Only candidates who participate in the official University of Ghana Mature Access Course will be eligible to take the entrance examination.