University of Ghana Application Deadlines 2018/2019

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University of Ghana Application Deadlines 2018/2019

The University of Ghana announces for the information of the general public that applications are open for the admission of prospective applicants into various undergraduate programmes for the 2018/2019 academic year.

Application Deadlines

Schedule for the 2018/2019 Admissions

No. Activity/Programme Application Opens Application Closes Entrance Exams
1. Certificate
English Proficiency
 

2nd January 2018

 

7th September 2018

 

Not Applicable

2. Distance Diploma Programmes 2nd January 2018 13th April 2018
3. Diploma in Agriculture 2nd January 2018 13th April 2018 21st April 2018
4. International Applicants
Regular – Have results
Regular – No results
 

2nd January 2018
2nd January 2018

 

13th April 2018
7th September 2018

 

Not Applicable

5. Diploma to Degree
Nursing
Public Health
Veterinary Medicine
Family & Consumer Sci.
Bachelor of Arts
Administration
Accounting
Public Admin
Allied Health
Agriculture
 

2nd January 2018

 

13th April 2018

 

21st April 2018
Not Applicable
Applicable

6. Post First Degree LLB 2nd January 2018 30th  March 2018 5th May, 2018
Interviews – 16th -19th  July, 2018
7. Undergraduates L100 2nd January 2018 31st  July 2018 Not Applicable

 Applicants should take note of the following:

  • All prospective applicants are advised to  carefully read all relevant information and guidelines for prospective applicants before applying.
  • All applicants who will be writing WASSCE in May/June 2018 are eligible to apply.
  • Applicants are expected to collect a free copy of the University of Ghana prospectus from the Bank when they purchase the e-voucher.
  • There is direct admission of applicants into the various Programmes available in the College of Basic and Applied Sciences. Applicants will be expected to select up to four (4) choices in order of preference.
  • Applicants who select either B.Sc. Administration or Bachelor of Laws (LLB) as first choice are advised strongly to select bouquets from the Bachelor of Arts programme as second choice to enhance their chances of gaining admission.
  • For the Bachelor of Arts (BA) programme, applicants are required to select subjects from the list of bouquets provided.  Up to four (4) subject bouquets must be selected in order of preference.
  • All students entering the BA progamme must offer three (3) subjects at Level 100, two (2) subjects at Level 200 and Level 300 and either two (2) subjects or one (1) subject at Level 400.
  • Qualified Applicants to the Bachelor’s degree on the Legon Campus who are unable to meet the competitive cut-off points determined by the Admissions Board for admission to preferred programmes of study may opt for the Fee-paying Scheme.  Interested applicants must indicate this option on their application forms.
  • Mature Students Admission has been re-introduced into the Bachelor of Arts Distance Education (DE) Programme with effect from the 2018/2019 academic year.
  • All applications must be submitted ONLINE at http://admission.ug.edu.gh on the purchase of the University of Ghana application e-voucher.
  • All applicants will be considered on the basis of result equivalents as provided by the National Council for Tertiary Education (NCTE), as per schedule below:

WASSCE

CURRENT INTERPRETATION

SSSCE

NTERPRETATION

A1 1 Excellent A 1 – Excellent
B2 2 – Very Good B 2 – Very Good
B3 3 – Good C 3 – Good
C4 4 – Credit D 4 – Credit
C5 5 – Credit E 5 – Pass
C6 6 – Credit F 6- Fail
D7 7 – Pass
E8 8 – Pass
F9 9 – Fail

 

  1. All applicants who have ever attended or graduated with Certificate/Diploma from the University of Ghana from 1996 to date should indicate their **STUDENT IDENTITYNUMBERS** on their application forms.  The same number will be used in the intended programme of study if admitted.
  2. Since the 2007/2008 academic year, the University of Ghana has ceased to admit applicants with the West African Examination Council’s Ordinary and Advanced Level Certificates
  3. All Applicants must take note that the process for admission to the University of Ghana is very transparent.  Applicants should therefore beware of any persons who may approach them on the pretext of assisting them gain admission for a fee.

ALL APPLICANTS MUST ENSURE THAT THEIR ON-LINE APPLICATIONS ARE CORRECTLY FILLED AND SUBMITTED

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