University of Ghana 2020/2021 Postgraduate, Graduate Regular & Sandwich Applications

By | January 30, 2020

University of Ghana (UG) 2020/2021 Postgraduate, Graduate Regular & Sandwich Applications

Overview

The University of Ghana announces for the information of the general public that applications are open for the admission of prospective applicants into various postgraduate, graduate regular & sandwich programmes for the 2020/2021 academic year.

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University of Ghana Postgraduate Admission for 2020/2021 Academic Year

You can earn a master’s or a doctoral degree at the School of Graduate Studies from over 50+ programmes offered by various departments.

2020/2021 Graduate Academic Programmes

The following programmes are available for the 2020/2021 academic year.

COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES

SCHOOL OF LANGUAGES

MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

TranslationMA
ArabicMA/MPhil
Russian MA/MPhil
SpanishMA/MPhil
LinguisticsMA/MPhil/PhD
EnglishMA/MPhil/PhD
Teaching English as a Second LanguageMPhil (Top up)
French   MA/MPhil/PhD
Conference InterpretingMA

SCHOOL OF ARTS

MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

ClassicsMPhil/PhD
Museum & Heritage Studies MA/PhD
ArchaeologyMPhil/PhD
HistoryMPhil/PhD
PhilosophyMPhil/PhD
Study of ReligionsMPhil/PhD

SCHOOL OF PERFORMING ARTS

MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Theatre ArtsMA/MFA/MPhil/PhD
Music (Theory & Composition,Ethnomusicology)MPhil/PhD
Dance  (Choreography/Performance)MFA   
Dance (Dance Ethnology, Dance in Education)MPhil          

SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Economic Policy Management                                  MA/Weekend/Evening/Fee Paying
Economics                                                                 MPhil
Development Economics                                           PhD
Social Work                                                               MPhil
Geography & Resource Development                      MPhil/PhD
PsychologyOptions Available: 
MPhil Clinical Psychology
MPhil Social Psychology
MPhil Industrial and Organizational Psychology
MPhil in Counselling Psychology
MPhil in Development Psychology
MPhil/PhD
Political ScienceMPhil/PhD
Sociology*MA/MPhil/PhD
Climate Change &Sustainable DevelopmentMSc/MPhil

INSTITUTE OF STATISTICAL, SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC RESEARCH

MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Development Studies*MA/MPhil/PhD

CENTRE FOR SOCIAL POLICY STUDIES

MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Social Policy Studies                                     MA
Research and Public Policy                           MRPP (a two year evening programme)

REGIONAL INSTITUTE FOR POPULATION STUDIES

MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Population Studies*MA/MPhil/PhD

LEGON CENTRE FOR INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS AND DIPLOMACY

MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

International Affairs (One Year, Regular)                                                    MA
International Affairs (Two year Part Time)MA
International Affairs                                                                                     PhD

CENTRE FOR MIGRATION STUDIES

MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Migration Studies*MA/MPhil/PhD

INSTITUTE OF AFRICAN STUDIES

MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

African Studies*  MA/MPhil/PhD

UNIVERSITY OF GHANA BUSINESS SCHOOL

MA /MSC/MBA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Information SystemsPhD
Operations ManagementMPhil
Management Information SystemsMBA/MPhil
Health Services ManagementMBA/MPhil
Human Resource ManagementMBA/MPhil
Public AdministrationMPA/MPhil
MarketingMBA/MPhil/PhD
AccountingMBA/MPhil/PhD
Finance MBA/MPhil/PhD
Public Administration and Policy ManagementPhD
Health Policy and ManagementPhD
Risk Management and InsuranceMPhil

UNIVERSITY OF GHANA BUSINESS SCHOOL SPECIAL WEEK-END /EXECUTIVE MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION PROGRAMMES

AccountingMBA
FinanceMBA /EMBA
Health Services AdministrationMBA
Human Resource ManagementMBA /EMBA/PHD
Management Information Systems    MBA
MarketingMBA/EMBA
Public AdministrationMPA
Project ManagementEMBA
Entrepreneurial ManagementEMBA
Accounting and Financial Services ManagementEMBA
Development FinanceMSC
Management and AdministrationMA
Accounting and Finance (ACCESS)MSC

For enquiries on Business School programmes please call the following numbers: 0202075454, 0501581492

SCHOOL OF LAW

MA/LLM PROGRAMME TO BE OFFERED ON PART-TIME BASIS

Alternative Dispute ResolutionMA (a two year evening programme)
Human Rights and AdministrationMA (a two year evening programme)
Alternative Dispute Resolution (for persons with degrees in law only)LLM (a two year evening programme)
Oil and Gas Law (for persons with degrees in law only)              LLM (a two year evening programme)
Law                                                                PhD

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

SCHOOL OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION STUDIES
MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Information Studies*MA/MPhil/PhD
Communication Studies*MA/MPhil/PhD

SCHOOL OF CONTINUING AND DISTANCE EDUCATION

MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Distance Education & E-Learning*(Distance)MA
Adult Education*MA/MPhil
HIV/AIDS Management (Distance)*MA/MPhil
Adult Education & Human Resource Studies              PhD

SCHOOL OF EDUCATION AND LEADERSHIP

MA/MPHIL PROGRAMME

Educational Leadership and Management                      MA/MPhil
Education                                                                           MA/MPhil

COLLEGE OF BASIC AND APPLIED SCIENCES

SCHOOL OF PHYSICAL AND MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES

MSC/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Petroleum Geoscience   MSc
Mineral ExplorationMSc
Engineering GeologyMSc/MPhil
Geology MSc/MPhil
Hydrogeology MSc/MPhil
Applied GeophysicsMSc/MPhil
Applied GeochemistryMSc/MPhil
Economic GeologyMSc/MPhil
Mathematics     MSc/MPhil/PhD
ChemistryMPhil/PhD
PhysicsMPhil/PhD
StatisticsMPhil/PhD
Actuarial ScienceMSc/MPhil
Computer ScienceMEng/MPhil/PhD
Earth SciencePhD

SCHOOL OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

MSC/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Fisheries ManagementMSc
Coastal Zone ManagementMSc
AquacultureMSc/MPHil
Molecular BiologyMPhil
BiochemistryMSc/MPhil/PhD
Molecular Cell Biology of Infectious DiseasesMPhil/PhD
ZoologyMPhil
Biodiversity & Conservation SciencePhD/MPhil
Applied ParasitologyPhD/MPhil
BotanyMPhil/PhD
Food ScienceMPhil/PhD
NutritionMPhil/PhD
Marine ScienceMPhil/PhD
Fisheries ScienceMPhil/PhD

INSTITUTE FOR ENVIRONMENT AND SANITATION STUDIES

MSC/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Environmental ScienceMPhil/PhD
Sustainability ScienceMPhil
Environmental Sanitation StudiesMPhil

SCHOOL OF NUCLEAR AND ALLIED SCIENCES

MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Applied Nuclear PhysicsMPhil/PhD
Computational Nuclear Sciences & EngineeringMPhil/PhD
Health Physics and Radiation ProtectionMPhil/PhD
Medical PhysicsMPhil/PhD
Nuclear AgricultureMPhil/PhD
Nuclear Earth ScienceMPhil/PhD
Nuclear EngineeringMPhil/PhD
Nuclear & Environmental ProtectionMPhil/PhD
Nuclear and RadiochemistryMPhil/PhD
Radiation ProcessingMPhil/PhD
Radiation ProtectionMPhil/PhD
Nuclear Science and TechnologyMPhil
Nuclear Technology Applications in Petroleum and Mining IndustriesMPhil

SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE

MSC/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Extension & Livelihood StudiesOptions available:
 
Food Utilization and Community Nutrition
Child and Family Studies
Family Resource Management
MSc
  
Home ScienceMPhil
Agricultural EconomicsMPhil
AgribusinessMPhil/ PhD
Agricultural ExtensionM.Agric/MPhil/PhD
Animal ScienceM.Agric/ MPhil/PhD
Crop ScienceM.Agric/ MPhil/PhD
Soil ScienceMPhil Specialization Areas Available:      Soil Chemistry and Fertility
Pedology and landscape Processes
Soil Physics and Conservation
Soil Microbiology and Biochemistry
Environmental Soil SciencePhD Specializations Areas Available:       Soil Fertility
Soil Chemistry
Pedology and landscape Processes
Soil Physics and Conservation
Soil Microbiology and Biochemistry
Environmental Soil Science
M.Agric/ MPhil/PhD
  
Agricultural AdministrationM.Agric/MPhil/PhD
Applied Agricultural Economics & PolicyPhD
EntomologyMPhil/PhD (ARPPIS)

SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING SCIENCES

MENG/MPHIL/PhD PROGRAMMES

Computer EngineeringMEng/MPhil/PhD
Agricultural EngineeringMEng/MPhil/PhD
Biomedical EngineeringMEng/MPhil/PhD
Materials Science & EngineeringMEng/MPhil/PhD
Food Process EngineeringMPhil/PhD

COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES

SCHOOL OF BIOMEDICAL AND ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES

SC/MPHILPROGRAMMES

+Medical UltrasonographyMSc
+DieteticsMSc/PhD
+AudiologyMSc
+Medical Laboratory SciencesMSc
HaematologyMPhil
ImmunologyMPhil
Medical BiochemistryMPhil
PathologyMPhil
Chemical PathologyMPhil
PhysiologyMPhil
AnatomyMPhil
Speech and Language TherapyMSc
Medical MicrobiologyMPhil/PhD

SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH

MSC/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Applied Health Social ScienceMSc
Clinical TrialsMSc
Occupational MedicineMSc
Occupational HygieneMSc
Public Health Monitoring and EvaluationMSc
Health InformaticsMHI
Applied Epidemiology and Disease ControlMPhil
Public HealthMPH
Public HealthOption available for the PhD:Biological, Environmental and Occupational Sciences
Biostatistics
Epidemiology and Disease Control|
Health Policy, Planning and Management
Population, Family and Reproductive Health
Social and Behavioural Science 
PhD

SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH SPECIAL WEEK-END PROGRAMME

Public HealthMPH
Public Health Monitoring and EvaluationMSc

SCHOOL OF NURSING AND MIDWIFREY

MSC/MPHILPROGRAMMES

NursingMSc/MPhil/PhD
+ =Two Years Master of Science Programmes 
Two Years Masters in Paediatric Nursing-New programme

University of Ghana Entry Requirements to Post-Graduate Admissions

GRADUATE ADMISSIONS FOR THE 2020-2021 ACADEMIC YEAR

GENERAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL PROGRAMMES

Masters Programmes

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 to three 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 into 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

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.

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

THEMATIC AREAS FOR ENGINEERING PROGRAMMES

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)

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.

How To Apply for the University of Ghana 2020/2021 Postgraduate Programmes

University of Ghana application e-voucher can be obtained by Ghanaian applicants for GH¢ 200.00 at the following banks: Zenith Bank, Universal Merchant Bank, Ecobank, HFC Bank, Agricultural Development Bank, Unibank, Ghana Commercial Bank, Prudential Bank and Fidelity Bank. Applicants should follow carefully the instructions on the voucher when completing the ONLINE APPLICATION FORM.

Applicants who did not graduate from the University of Ghana must submit the following documents online (Scan and Attach):

  •     Bachelors’ Degree Certificate and Transcript (for those applying for  Masters’ Degree programmes)
  •     Masters’ Degree Certificate and Transcript (for those applying for PhD programmes)
  •     Three referees’ reports are required (provide the details of the referees online)
  •     PhD applicants should attach their Research Proposals to the application (Not more than Four pages)

The transcript should be scanned into one PDF or WORD document and attached to the application.

Applicants who graduated from this university should scan and attach only their certificates to their applications. NOTE THAT NO APPLICATION WILL BE PROCESSED WITHOUT THE CERTIFICATE. The originals will be required during interviews.

All applicants who graduated from the University of Ghana from 1996 to date should indicate their ‘STUDENT IDENTITY NUMBERS’ on their forms before submission.

INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS AND GHANAIANS APPLYING FROM ABROAD

This category of applicants should use the following links to access the online application form for completion and submission:

https://apply.ug.edu.gh/admissions/igraduate/login

All applicants are expected to pay to 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:

All foreign students should make their payments as follows:

  • Account Name: University of Ghana Fees Collection (FOREX) – For payments in Ghana
  • Account Name: University of Ghana Fees Collection (FOREIGN) – For payments outside Ghana

Account No.: 0161094409780403; Swift Code: ECOCGHAC

The third payment option is the Secure online payment platform using Visa Card and MasterCard.

The pay-in-slips together with applicants’ certificates and transcripts should be scanned and attached to the application form before submission. The transcript should be scanned into one PDF or WORD document and attached to the application.

Note that no application will be processed without proof of payment of the fee.

APPLICATION  FEES

Cost of E-voucher for  Ghanaian Applicants is GH¢ 200.00

International Applicants and Ghanaians applying from abroad: US$110.00

All further enquiries should be sent to the addresses below:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

The School Administrator
School of Graduate Studies
University of Ghana

Legon.

0303966098, 0545462159, 0570231039

E-mail: sgsadmissions@ug.edu.gh

ALL APPLICANTS MUST ENSURE THAT THEIR ON-LINE APPLICATIONS ARE CORRECTLY FILLED AND RECEIPT ACKNOWLEDGED ON SUBMISSION. ENSURE THAT CORRECT ADDRESSES AND TELEPHONE NUMBERS ARE PROVIDED.YOU MUST ALSO PRINT AND KEEP A COPY OF THE APPLICATION MATERIALS SUBMITTED ONLINE. THIS WOULD BE NEEDED DURING REGISTRATION IF ADMITTED. FINALLY, YOU ARE TO CHECK FROM TIME TO TIME YOUR ONLINE APPLICATION TO ASCERTAIN WHETHER OR NOT YOU HAVE BEEN RECOMMENDED FOR ADMISSION. THIS CHECKING IS ADVISED TO START THREE WEEKS AFTER FRIDAY, APRIL 10, 2020.

KINDLY NOTE THE FOLLOWING DEADLINE AND ADHERE TO IT STRICTLY

THE DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF THE ON-LINE APPLICATION FOR ALL PROGRAMMES IS FRIDAY, MAY 29, 2020.

Need Help?

Please direct all enquires to the School of Graduate Studies.

School of Graduate Studies
      Frederick Marfo Memorial Building
      University of Ghana, Legon

P.O. Box LG 571

sgsadmissions@ug.edu.gh

+233 (0) 302-925798

University of Ghana 2020/2021 Post-First Degree Law Admission

A prospective student who holds a bachelor’s degree (first graduate degree) can apply to earn a first professional degree in law (LL.B) in 2020/2021 academic year.

Duration of programme is three (3) years.

UNIVERSITY OF GHANA

SCHOOL OF LAW

POST FIRST DEGREE LL.B. ADMISSIONS 2020/2021

The University of Ghana School of Law invites applications for admission into its Post-First Degree LL.B. programme for the 2020/2021 academic year. (Applicants should note that the Post First Degree LLB Programme is an undergraduate programme).

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 Application for International and Ghanaians Abroad Undergraduate Applicants

All applicants are expected to pay to 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 on-line.

Applicants must in addition provide or submit the following required documents and/or materials DIRECTLY to the School of Law before the given application deadline, namely: –

  1. One (1) copy of ORIGINAL CERTIFICATE authenticated by institution awarding degree;
  2. One (1) copy of ORIGINAL ACADEMIC TRANSCRIPT;
  3. Three (3) Academic Referee reports;
  4. 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;
  5. Two (2) recent passport-sized (45mm x 35mm) colour photographs of yourself, with each bearing your full name as the same appears on all supporting documents and with your usual signature on the back thereof. The required colour photographs should be taken against a light coloured background; be clear and of good quality, and not framed or backed; they should be printed on normal photographic paper, and should show your full face and without sunglasses, hat or other head covering unless you wear this for cultural or religious reasons (but the face must not be covered).
  6. Application Confirmation Letter

Four (4) copies of the APPLICATION PACKAGE should be submitted to the School of Law before the given application deadline.

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:                 0303963705 (working hours only, i.e. 8.30am to 5.00pm)

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 5. OOPM FRIDAY FEBRUARY 28TH 2020. Owing to high demand we regret that we are unable to consider incomplete and/or late applications.

N/B:  Be sure, in your own interest, 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 approved of by the National Accreditation Board of Ghana. Supporting Documents and/or Materials sent via post or courier mail service must be received by the proper officers of the School of Law by the end of the working day, 5.00PM or 17.00GMT on the deadline date for submission of applications which is FRIDAY FERUARY 28TH 2020.

ENTRANCE EXAMINATION:

Qualified short-listed applicants will be expected to take a selection examination which will attract a non-refundable examination fee of One Hundred and   Eighty Ghana Cedis (GH¢ 180 .00) for both Ghanaian and International Applicants. The date for the Entrance Examination will be announced in due course.  Applicants who pass the Entrance Examination will go through an admission interview process.

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 5:00 PM FRIDAY FEBRUARY 28TH 2020).

How To Apply 2020/2021 (Post-First Degree Programme)

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.

Applicants must in addition provide or submit the following required documents and/or materials DIRECTLY to the Schoolof Law before the given application deadline, namely:-

  • Two (2) copies of ORIGINAL CERTIFICATE authenticated by institution awarding degree; 
  • Two (2) copies 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; 
  • Two (2) recent passport-sized (45mm x 35mm) colour photographs of yourself, with each bearing your full name as the same appears on all supporting documents and with your usual signature on the back thereof. The required colour photographs should be taken against a light coloured background; be clear and of good quality, and not framed or backed; they should be printed on normal photographic paper, and should show your full face and without sunglasses, hat or other head covering unless you wear this for cultural or religious reasons (but the face must not be covered).
  • Application Confirmation Letter

Click here to apply as a Ghanaian applicant

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 Application for International Undergraduate Applicants

All applicants are expected to pay to 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 Account 
Account Number: 0161014409780401
Bank Details: Ecobank Ghana Limited, Legon Branch 
Swift:
 ECOCGHAC

or         International Transfer through Ecobank (0161014409780401 or 0161094409780403

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 on-line.

Applicants must in addition provide or submit the following required documents and/or materials DIRECTLY to the School of Law before the given application deadline, namely:-

  • Two (2) copies of ORIGINAL CERTIFICATE authenticated by institution awarding degree; 
  • Two (2) copies 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; 
  • Two (2) recent passport-sized (45mm x 35mm) colour photographs of yourself, with each bearing your full name as the same appears on all supporting documents and with your usual signature on the back thereof. The required colour photographs should be taken against a light coloured background; be clear and of good quality, and not framed or backed; they should be printed on normal photographic paper, and should show your full face and without sunglasses, hat or other head covering unless you wear this for cultural or religious reasons (but the face must not be covered).
  • Application Confirmation Letter

Click here to Apply as International Applicant

Contact Details

Please direct all formal and/or further enquiries to:

The Administrator,

University of Ghana School of Law

P.O. Box LG 70,

Legon,

Ghana.

E-mail: lawschool@ug.edu.gh

Telephone: 0303 963750 (working hours only, i.e. 8.30am to 5.00pm) 

University of Ghana 2020/2021 Graduate Entry Medical Program (GEMP)

The University of Ghana School of Medicine and Dentistry (UGSMD) is inviting applications from qualified applicants for admission into the Graduate Entry Medical Programme.

Admissions into the Graduate Entry Medical Programme (GEMP) 2020/2021 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 2020/2021 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 subjects.
  • 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 MB ChB Degree.  The Programme will begin in April 2020 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, adb Bank, GCB Bank, Zenith Bank, Merchant Bank, UniBank, Prudential Bank and Fidelity Bank.

FOREIGN APPLICANTS

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

HOW TO APPLY

Ghanaian Applicants are to apply online by clicking here

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

Eligible candidates are to confirm their eligibility from the website and obtain a form at the Academic Affairs Office, UGMS, Korle-Bu (Room 23) Fill and attach the following documents: 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 6 months bank statement and other financial instruments as proof of ability to pay Include addresses and Letters from Sponsor(s) undertaking to pay all fees showing 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 shortlisted of suitable candidates will be available at the UG website. Shortlisted candidates may apply for the access course. Candidates are to pay One Thousand, Two Hundred and Fifty Ghana Cedis (GH¢1,250.00) for a TWO-WEEK ACCESS Course and Entrance Examination. Candidates should check their eligibility and proceed to pay at the GCB Bank A/c No. 1131180000772.  Kindly indicate UGMS-GEMP on the payslip.

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.

Participation in the Access Course is NOT compulsory but it is highly recommended.

Shortlisted eligible candidates 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 forms should be completed by Friday, December 31, 2019.

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.smd@ug.edu.gh   gempsmd@ug.edu.gh

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR GEMP 2020/2021 ACADEMIC YEAR

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

  • Shortlist of Eligible Candidates   –          Friday, 17th January 2020
  • Access Course                              –          Monday, 27th January – Friday, 7th February 2020
  • Entrance Examination                  –          Tuesday, 11th February 2020
  • Interview                                        –          Thursday, 13th February – Friday, 14th February 2020
  • Registration/Med. Exams             –          Monday, 30th March – Friday, 10th April 2020
  • Orientation/Workshop on

Teaching & Learning Methodologies  –          Monday, 6th April – Friday, 10th April 2020  

  • Lectures Begin                             –          Monday, 13th April 2020       

ENTRANCE EXAMINATION

The Entrance Examination takes place on Tuesday, 11th February, 2020. 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.

How to Apply

Ghanaian Applicants are to apply online by clicking here

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

Candidates are also to obtain a form from Academic Affairs Office,

School of Medicine and Dentistry, Korle-Bu (Room 23) Fill and attach the following documents:

  • Two recent endorsed passport-sized photographs, Two endorsed Recommendation Letters from 2 Referees from a relevant Academic Institution, Copy of Certificates (SHS & Degree), Original Transcript, a copy of 6 months bank statement (Include address) and Letter from Sponsor(s) undertaking to pay all fees showing detailed information of present work status, a Proof of online registration and NSS Certificates where applicable.

NB:  Documents submitted will not be returned.

CONTACT US

For further information please contact the GEMP Secretariat:
Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Telephone:  +233 302-666987/8     +233 302-661446

Email:        academic.smd@ug.edu.gh   or   gempsmd@ug.edu.gh