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University Of Ghana Legon 2021/2022 Entry Requirements

University Of Ghana Legon 2021/2022 Entry Requirements

University Of Ghana Legon 2021/2022 Entry Requirements, below are all relevant information on the University of Ghana Legon 2021/2022 Undergraduate Admission Forms.

  • 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 2019 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 2021/2022 academic year.
  • All applications must be submitted ONLINE at https://admission.ug.edu.gh on the purchase of the University of Ghana application e-voucher.

Below is the General Entry Requirements to the University of Ghana

  • COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES

    GHANA WASSCE/SSSCE Applicants

    Short-listed applicants into programmes at the College of Health Sciences must pass an entrance examination and/or interview.

    School of Medicine & Dentistry

    • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
    • Bachelor of Dental Surgery

    Entry requirements:

    Core:  Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

    Electives: Credit passes in Chemistry and any two from Physics, Biology and Elective Mathematics

    School of Pharmacy

    • Doctor of Pharmacy

    Entry requirements:

    Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

    Electives: Credit passes in Chemistry, Biology and either Physics or Elective Mathematics

    School of Biological & Allied Health Sciences

    • Bachelor of Science in Dietetics
    • Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory
    • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy
    • Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy
    • Bachelor of Science in Radiography
    • Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy

    Entry requirements:

    Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

    Electives: Credit passes in Chemistry, Physics and either Biology or Elective Mathematics

    School of Nursing and Midwifery

    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing

    Entry requirements:

    Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

    Electives: Credit passes in three electives from any of the combinations below:

    • Chemistry, Physics, Biology or Elective Mathematics
    • General Agriculture, Physics & Chemistry
    • Three General Arts Electives
    • Two General Arts Electives plus Food & Nutrition
    • Any three of the following Electives: Economics, Management in Living, Food & Nutrition, Chemistry, General Knowledge in Art and French.
    • Bachelor of Science in Midwifery

    Entry requirements:

                  Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, and Integrated Science or Science

                  Electives: Credit passes in three electives from any of the combinations below:

    • Chemistry, Physics, Biology or Elective Mathematics
    • General Agriculture, Physics & Chemistry
    • Three General Arts Electives
    • Two General Arts Electives plus Food & Nutrition
    • Any three of the following Electives: Economics, Management in Living, Food and   Nutrition, Chemistry, General Knowledge in Arts and French

    COLLEGE OF BASIC AND APPLIED SCIENCES

    GHANA WASSCE/SSSCE APPLICANTS

    School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences

    • Bachelor of Science in Physical Sciences

    Physical Sciences

    Physics, Chemistry, Geophysics

           Entry requirements:

                 Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

    Electives: Credit passes in Physics, Chemistry, Elective Mathematics

    • Bachelor of Science in Mathematical Sciences

    Mathematical Sciences

    Mathematics, Statistics, Actuarial Science, Computer Science, Biomathematics, Physics

    Entry requirements:

    Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

    • Credit passes in Elective Mathematics and any other two subjects
    • Bachelor of Science in Earth Sciences

    Earth Sciences

    Geology, Applied Geology, Applied Geophysics

    Entry requirements:

    Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

                 Electives: Credit passes in Chemistry and any two of Physics, Elective Mathematics and Biology/Geography

    • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

    Entry requirements:

    Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

    Electives: Credit passes in any three subjects

    School of Biological Sciences

    • Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences

    Biological Sciences

    Animal Biology and Conservation Science, Biochemistry Cell and Molecular Biology, Nutrition, Food Science, Plant and Environmental Biology, Marine Science, Fisheries Science, Psychology, Microbiology.

    Entry requirements:

    Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

    Electives: Credit passes in Chemistry and Biology, and either Elective Mathematics or Physics.

    School of Agriculture

    • Bachelor of Science in Agriculture

    Animal Science, Crop Science, Soil Science, Agriculture Economics, Agribusiness, Agriculture Extension, Post-Harvest Technology.

    Entry requirements:

    Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

    Electives: Credit passes in Chemistry, and any two of Physics, Biology/Agriculture Science, Geography and Elective Mathematics.

    • Bachelor of Science in Family & Consumer Sciences

    Family and Consumer Science (Food and Clothing Option)

    Entry requirements:

    Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

    Electives: Credit passes in Chemistry and any two subjects.

    • Bachelor of Science in Family & Consumer Sciences

    Family and Consumer Science (Family and Child Studies Option)

    Entry requirements:

    Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

    Electives: Credit passes in any three electives from

    • Science
    • General Arts (except Languages and Visual Arts)
    • Home Economics/Science (Credit pass in Management in Living and any two of Food and Nutrition, Textiles and Clothing, General Knowledge in Art, Biology or Chemistry.

    School of Engineering Sciences

    • Bachelor of Science in Engineering Sciences

    Material Science and Engineering, Computer Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Food Process Engineering, Agriculture Engineering.

    Entry requirements:

    Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

    Electives: Credit passes in Elective Mathematics and any two of Chemistry, Physics or Biology.

    School of Veterinary Medicine

    • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

    Entry requirements:

    Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

    Electives: Credit passes in Biology, Chemistry and either Physics or Elective Mathematics.

    COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES

    GHANA WASSCE/SSSCE APPLICANTS

    School of Social Sciences/ School of Arts/ School of Languages

    • Bachelor of Arts

    Entry requirements:

    Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

                 Electives: Credit passes in any three elective subjects

    Applicants must have the following WASSCE subjects to qualify to read the under listed courses:

    • Economics, Mathematics or Statistics            –  Elective Mathematics
    • Computer Science                                           – Elective Mathematics
    • French                                                             – French
    • English                                                            – English Literature
    • Geography                                                      – Geography

    University of Ghana Business School

    • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

    Entry requirements:

           Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

           Electives: Credit passes in any three elective subjects

    University of Ghana School of Law

    • Bachelor of Laws (LLB)

    Entry requirements:

    Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

                 Electives: Credit passes in any three elective subjects

    School of Performing Arts

    • Bachelor of Fine Arts

    Entry requirements:

    Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

                 Electives: Credit passes in any three electives subjects.

    The programme is open to applicants interested in the Performing Arts with aggregate 24 or better. They will be expected to attend an audition or interview.

    COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

     GHANA WASSCE/SSSCE APPLICANTS

    School of Education & Leadership

    • BA Education (English)

    Entry requirements:

              Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

              Electives: Credit passes in any three elective subjects including English Literature.

    • BA Education (Non-Teaching)

    Entry requirements:

             Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

             Electives: Credit passes in any three elective subjects.

    • BA Sport and Physical Culture Studies

    Entry requirements

             Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

    Electives: Credit passes in any three elective subjects

    • B.Sc. Education (Mathematics)

    Entry requirements:

              Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

              Electives: Credit passes in Elective Mathematics. and any other two elective subjects

    • B.Sc. Education (Biology)

    Entry requirements:

             Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

              Electives: Credit passes in Biology and any other two elective subjects

    • B.Sc. Education (Chemistry)

    Entry requirements:

              Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

              Electives: Credit passes in Chemistry and any other two elective subjects

    • B.Sc. Education (Physics)

    Entry requirements:

              Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

    • Credit passes in Physics and any other two elective subjects

    School of Continuing & Distance Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

    Entry requirements:

                Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

                Electives: Credit passes in any three elective subjects with the total aggregate not exceeding 24

    • Bachelor of Arts

                 Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

    Electives: Credit passes in any three elective subjects with the total aggregate not more than 30

    • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

                 Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science & Social Studies

    Electives: Credit passes in any three elective subjects with the total aggregate not exceeding 30

    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing

    Applicants must be professional nurses who already have a Diploma in Nursing from a recognized Nursing Training College, with a Final Grade Point Average (FGPA) OF 2.5 or better.

    All interested applicants should register at any of the Learning Centres of the School of Continuing and Distance Education below, after payment into the following account: Account Name and number: (UG Learning Centre A/C, ECOBANK. A/C Number 0160134485305902).

    All interested applicants should register at any of the Accounts offices of the School of Continuing and Distance Education below, after payment into the following account: Account Name and number: College of Education, ECOBANK. A/C NUMBER 0160094485305901.

    Accra  UG Learning Centre

    0302 228182

    Tema UG Learning Centre

    0244818069

    Takoradi UG Learning Centre

    0312 023476

    Kumasi  UG Learning Centre

    0322 023726

    Sunyani UG Learning Centre

    0352 027153

    Tsito/Ho  UG Learning Centre

    0303 938851

    Koforidua UG Learning Centre

    0342 290824

    Tamale UG Learning Centre

    0372 022238

    Bolgatanga UG Learning Centre

    0382 022315

    Cape Coast UG Learning Centre

    0332 132100

    Wa UG Learning Centre

    0392 022189

    For further information, please contact the Department of Adult Education and Human Resource


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