The School’s programmes focus on human development through the training of a highly qualified and unique crop of health professionals who upon completion are able and willing to provide the needed health services in deprived communities, in particular, to improve the quality of life of the people.
University of Development Studies, School of Medicine Programme
- Department of Anatomy
- Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine
- Department of Pharmacology
- Department of Health Professions Education and Innovative Learning
- Department of Community Health and Family Medicine
- Department of Physiology and Biophysics
- Department of Surgery
- Department of Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat
- Department of Internal Medicine
- Department of Paediatrics and Child Health
- Department of Pathology
- Department of Clinical Microbiology
How To Apply For Admission
All Ghanaian applicants for the 2020/2021 Academic Year admissions are required to use the UDS online application portal. The procedure for the online application process is as follows:
i. Make a payment of GH¢ 200.00 (One Hundred and Eighty Ghana Cedis) for the UDS E-Voucher at any Ghana Commercial Bank (GCB), Prudential Bank, Zenith Bank, Agricultural Development Bank (ADB) , Stanbic Bank and Ecobank branches throughout the country.
ii. The E-Voucher contains the Pin, and Serial Number required in completing the online form.
iii. Access the online form by visiting our online admissions portal here soon after payment.
i. Visit UDS online admission portal here with a Master Card or Visa Card to make an online payment of GHC180.00 (One Hundred and Eighty Ghana Cedis)
ii. Print the advice slip for future reference.
iii. In completing the online form, students will be required to upload their most recent passport size photographs with white background and relevant certificates
iv. A completed form is not considered until it is SUBMITTED
v. Applicants are advised to check thoroughly all details entered before finally submitting their online applications. A form, once submitted, can only be viewed, but cannot be edited.
vi. Candidates are strongly advised to visit any EMS Office in the Country for assistance towards the return of the application documents (see viii). Applicants are advised not to post the forms themselves. They should seek the advice and services of Ghana Post EMS.
vii. Applicants must print out application summary; attach results slips, certificates and all other relevant documents. These documents should be submitted in triplicates (three copies each) to the Senior Assistant Registrar (Academic Affairs Section).
viii. The application documents as specified in (vii) above should be addressed to:
The Senior Assistant Registrar (Academic& StudentAffairs)
University for Development Studies
P.O Box TL 1350
For further information or questions, please contact us through the following numbers (during working hours – 8am to 5 pm from Monday to Friday:
or send an email to:
University of Development Studies, School of Medicine Contact Details
Box TL 1350, Tamale, Ghana