University of Ghana (UG) Undergraduate Entry Requirement 2022

By | June 24, 2022

Are you interested in the University of Ghana (UG) Undergraduate Entry Requirement 2022? if yes, then this article is for you. Keep reading to get all information on UG Undergraduate Entry Requirement for the 2022 academic session.

Every student applying for an undergraduate degree programme at the University of Ghana (UG), must have at least the entry requirements. Such as credits in English, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science (for Science related programmes) or Social Studies (for non-Science related programmes) and three elective subjects in Science.

Note: The required grades are (A1 – C6 in WASSCE and A – D in SSSCE)

Applicants applying to Science or Agriculture and related disciplines or three elective subjects in General Arts/Business for applicants applying to non-Science related disciplines should have a total aggregate not exceeding 24.
Additionally, in order for Science applicants to have a chance at admission. They should have at least a grade of C6 in WASSCE/D in SSSCE in Social Studies/Life Skills. And so non-Science applicants should also have at least a grade of C6 in WASSCE/D IN SSSCE in Integrated Science/Core Science.

COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES

GHANA WASSCE/SSSCE Applicants Short-listed applicants for programmes at the College of Health Sciences must pass an interview and/or entrance examination.

University of Ghana Medical School

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

Entry requirements:

  • Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, and Integrated Science & Social
    Studies
  • Electives: Credit passes in Chemistry and any two from Physics, Biology and Elective
    Mathematics

University of Ghana Dental School

Bachelor of Dental Surgery

Entry requirements:

  • Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, and 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, and 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, and Integrated Science & Social
    Studies
  • Electives: Credit passes in Chemistry, Biology and either Physics or Elective Mathematics

School of Nursing and Midwifery

Bachelor of Science in Nursing with options in:

  • General Nursing
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Paediatric Nursing
  • Mental Health Nursing

NB: Applicants are expected to select one (1) option

Entry Requirements:

  • Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, and 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 & 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
  • Any three of the following Electives: Economics, Management in Living, Food & Nutrition,
    Chemistry, General Knowledge in Art and French.

COLLEGE OF BASIC AND APPLIED SCIENCES

GHANA WASSCE/SSSCE APPLICANTS

The following programmes at the College of Basic and Applied Sciences are FIRST
CHOICE programmes:

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, Bachelor
of Science in Computer Engineering and Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering.

School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences

Bachelor of Science in Physical Sciences

Bachelor of Science degree in any one of the following subjects:

  • Physics, Chemistry, Geophysics

Entry requirements:

  • Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, and Integrated Science & Social
    Studies
  • Electives: Credit passes in any three of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Elective
    Mathematics, with at least a B3 in Elective Mathematics

Bachelor of Science in Mathematical Sciences

Bachelor of Science degree in any one of the following subjects: Mathematics, Statistics, Actuarial Science, Computer Science, Biomathematics, Physics

Entry requirements:

  • Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, and Integrated Science & Social
    Studies
  • Electives: Credit passes in any three subjects, with at least a B2 in Core Mathematics.
    School of Biological Sciences

Bachelor of Science in Earth Sciences

Bachelor of Science degree in Earth Sciences with one of the following options:

  • Geology, Applied Geology, Applied Geophysics

Entry requirements:

  • Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, and Integrated Science & Social
    Studies
  • Electives: Credit passes in any three of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Geography and
    Elective Mathematics, with at least a C6 in Chemistry

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

Entry requirements:

  • Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, and Integrated Science & Social
    Studies
  • Electives: Credit passes in any three subjects, with at least a B2 in Core Mathematics.
    School of Biological Sciences

Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences

Bachelor of Science degree in any one of the following subjects:

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

Entry requirements:

  • Core: Credit passes in English, Core Mathematics, and Integrated Science & Social
    Studies
  • Electives: Credit passes in any three subjects, with at least a B2 in Core Mathematics.
    School of Biological Sciences

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