University Of Ghana Postgraduate Admission Forms 2024/2025

Forms for 2024–2025 UG Postgraduate Admission at The University of Ghana Legon Below are all the data regarding the postgraduate entrance application for University of Ghana Legon.

 

 

UG Postgraduate Admission Forms

The postgraduate admission forms for University of Ghana Legon for 2024–2025 are now available. To apply completely online, candidates must get an application e-voucher from the bank for a cost that will be announced at the time of release.

Utilise the University of Ghana Legon 2024/2025 Postgraduate Admission Forms to obtain all the information required to apply. Please be aware that the entire application process will be conducted online.

Please visit the University of Ghana Postgraduate Programmes page for further information on the various programmes.

UG LEGON POSTGRADUATE GENERAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL PROGRAMMES 

General Entry Requirements

For the benefit of potential students and the general public, the School of Graduate Studies is pleased to announce that it will be offering many Master’s and PhD degrees for the 2024–2025 academic year. Please visit the following websites of the relevant college’s individual schools to learn more about its authorised programmes:

  • College of Humanities (https://coh.ug.edu.gh);
  • College of Education (https://coe.ug.edu.gh);
  • College of Health Sciences (https://chs.ug.edu.gh); and
  • College of Basic and Applied Sciences (https://cbas.ug.edu.gh).

Masters Programmes

1. a strong first degree from the University of Ghana or any other recognized/accredited university in a related field of study, ideally with a second class lower or better (or a Final Grade Point Average of at least 2.0). Third-class applicants may still be given consideration for admission if they meet additional requirements or have relevant work experience.

2. It is recommended that applicants get in touch with the relevant Departments, Schools, Institutes, or Centres for more information on the various programmes and admission requirements.

3. An applicant may be needed to take an entrance exam and/or have an interview at the Department/Institute/School/Centre in order to determine their eligibility.

4. Candidates may be accepted into the MA/MSc programme right away for specific academic units. On the proposal of the department head and after consulting with the graduate studies committee, students who receive a B+ or higher on average in their first semester exams may be elevated to the MPhil programme.

PhD Programmes

Applicants may apply for a PhD programme with a Masters’ degree or a very good first degree.

Applicants applying with Masters’ Degree

1. Candidates may apply for a PhD programme if they hold a relevant master’s degree from the University of Ghana or any other authorised or recognised university.

2. Candidates who are submitting their first degree applications Candidates for a PhD programme may apply if they have a very strong first degree from the University of Ghana or any other accredited or recognised university. Upon acceptance, these candidates must enrol in the first year of their departments’ Masters degree (Level 600). They must pass each and every exam for the courses. They would advance into the four-year Ph.D. curriculum after successfully completing the Level 600 courses, with their progress determined by their academic standing.

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

University of Ghana application e-vouchers can be obtained by Ghanaian applicants for GH¢220.00 at the following banks: Zenith Bank, Universal Merchant Bank, Access Bank, Ecobank, Republic Bank, Agricultural Development Bank, Consolidated Bank Ghana, GCB Bank, First Atlantic Bank, and Fidelity Bank. Applicants should follow carefully the instructions on the voucher when completing the online application form.

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:

1. http://sgs.ug.edu.gh

2. http://admission.ug.edu.gh

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 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¢ 220.00
  • International Applicants and Ghanaians applying from abroad: US$110.00

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)

• Bachelors’ and Masters’ Degree Certificates and Official Transcripts (for those applying for PhD programmes)

• Three referees’ reports are required for all applicants (provide the details of the referees online)

• All 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.

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

• NOTE: Scan and upload a Gazette where name has changed or is different from that on certificates/transcripts

NOTE THAT NO APPLICATION WILL BE PROCESSED WITHOUT THE CERTIFICATE/OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT OR GAZETTE WHERE NAME HAS CHANGED. The originals will be required during interviews.

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. APPLICANTS WOULD NEED IT DURING REGISTRATION IF ADMITTED.

KINDLY NOTE THE FOLLOWING DEADLINE AND ADHERE TO IT STRICTLY

THE DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF ON-LINE APPLICATIONS FOR ALL PROGRAMMES UNDER THIS ARRANGEMENT IS FRIDAY, JUNE 28 , 2024.

All further enquiries should be sent to the addresses below:

The School Administrator
School of Graduate Studies
University of Ghana

Legon.

0303966098, 0545462159, 0570231039

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