UG Legon Distance Education Admission Forms And How To Apply 2020 / 2021 – ug.edu.gh

Here is the official UG Legon Distance Education Admission Forms for the  2020 / 2021 academic year that has been released. The University Of Ghana (UG) Legon Distance Education Admission Forms for the 2020 / 2021 academic year is out. Applications are therefore officially invited from qualified applicants for admission into the following Distance  Programmes at University Of Ghana (UG) Legon for the 2020 / 2021 Academic year:

 

 

 

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Cost of University Of Ghana (UG) Legon Distance Education Admission Application Forms 2020 / 2021

 

Cost of scratch cards to be used to fill the UG Legon online application forms are stated below;

  1. Undergraduate Direct/Diploma/ SSSCE/WASSCE  applicants = GHS 200.00
  2. Post Diploma / Post Gradaute / Mature Applicants = GHS 200
  3. International Applicants = USD 110.00

 

 

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Where To Buy  University Of Ghana (UG) Legon Distance Education Admission Application Forms ( e vouchers)

 

University of Ghana online application VOUCHERS can be obtained at the following banks:

  1. Access Bank
  2. Stanbic Bank Ghana Limitedt
  3. Prudential Bank
  4. Ghana Commercial Bank
  5. Standard Chartered Bank 
  6. Ecobank Ghana Limited
  7. Barclays Bank Ghana Limited
  8. Consolidated Bank
  9. Guaranty Trust Bank (Ghana) Limited
  10. Republic Bank Ghana Limited
  11. Universal Merchant Bank

 

 

 

 

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

School of Continuing and Distance Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Arts – Available in the following Departments:
  • Department of Economics
  • Department of Political Science
  • Department of Sociology
  • Department of Psychology
  • Department of Information Studies
  • Department of Adult Education and Human Resource Studies
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (For professional nurses who already have a Diploma in Nursing from a recognized Nursing Training College)

 

Diploma Programmes

The following diploma programmes are now run at the Accra, Kumasi and Tamale Learning Centres. Applicants should note that the all distance education programmes are non-residential.

  • Diploma in Accounting
  • Diploma in Public Administration
  • Diploma in Statistics
  • Diploma in Librarianship
  • Diploma in Archives Administration
  • Diploma in Adult Education
  • Diploma in Youth Development Work (CYP)

 

 

BACHELOR OF ARTS PROGRAMMES

Subject bouquets:

  1. Political Science, Sociology and Information Studies
  2. Economics, Sociology and Psychology
  3. Psychology, Sociology and Information Studies
  4. Adult Education and Human Resource Studies, Psychology, Information Studies

 

DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

  1. Diploma in Public Administration
  2. Diploma in Adult Education
  3. Diploma in Youth and Development

 

 

POST GRADUATE DISTANCE PROGRAMMES

MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES Distance Education & E-Learning (Distance)

  •  MA/MPhil Adult Education
  • MA/MPhil HIV/AIDS Management (Distance)

 

 

OTHER PROGRAMMES

 

  1. Bachelor Of Arts In Administration
  2. Bachelor Of Science In Administration
  3. Bachelor Of Science In Nursing (Not Available To Wassce Applicants)
  4. Bachelor Of Science In Information Technology

 

 

 

GENERAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION INTO DISTANCE EDUCATION PROGRAMME

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR WASSCE/SSSCE APPLICANTS

 

To be admitted to any programme, Senior High School graduates must possess:
At least credits (A1 – C6 in WASSCE and A – D in SSSCE) in English, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science (for Science applicants) or Social Studies (for non-Science applicants) and three elective subjects in General Arts/Business/Science/ Vocational, with a total aggregate not exceeding 30. In addition, Science applicants should have at least a grade C6 in WASSCE/D in SSSCE in Social Studies/Life Skills and non-Science applicants should also have at least a grade C6 in WASSCE/D in SSSCE in Integrated Science/Core Science.

The required subjects for specific programmes (in calculating aggregates) are as follows:

 

Bachelor of Arts

  • Core Mathematics, English & Social Studies
  • Any Three Electives
  • Applicants must have at least C6 in Elective Mathematics to read Economics.

Bachelor of Arts in Administration

  • Core Mathematics, English & Social Studies
  • Any Three Electives

Bachelor of Science in Administration

  • Core Mathematics, English & Social Studies
  • Any Three Electives

 

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

  • Core Mathematics, English & Integrated Science
  • Any Three Electives

 

 

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR MATURE APPLICANTS

Applicants must be at least 25 years at the time of application.

Applicants must register for, attend and complete the University of Ghana Access Course and pass the Mature Students’ Entrance Examination conducted by the University.

Applicants who pass the Entrance Examination must purchase an e-voucher from designated Banks to access the UG online application form.

 

The Access Course is run at the Learning Centres in the 10 regional capitals.

Admissions will be into Level 100 of the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Arts in Administration Programmes.

 

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLICANTS IN POSSESSION OF UNIVERSITY OF GHANA DIPLOMAS OR RECOGNISED EQUIVALENT DIPLOMAS

 

Holders of University of Ghana Diplomas or recognised equivalents, with a Final Grade Point Average (FGPA) of 3.00 or better in any of the under-listed programmes, are eligible to apply to the SAME area of study, and supported with two other subjects in a related field, for admission. In addition, such applicants MUST have WASSCE/SSSCE passes in three (3) Core subjects and two (2) electives in the appropriate subjects OR credit passes in five subjects including English Language, Science and Mathematics at the GCE ‘O’ Level as well as passes in two subjects at the GCE ‘A’ Level.

 

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Applicants must be holders of a Diploma in Nursing from a recognized university, with a Final Grade Point Average (FGPA) of 3.00 or better.  In addition, such applicants MUST have WASSCE/SSSCE passes in three (3) Core subjects and two (2) electives in the appropriate subjects or  credit passes in five subjects including English Language, Science and Mathematics at the GCE ‘O’ Level as well as passes in two subjects at the GCE ‘A’ Level.

All Diploma holders will be admitted to Level 200 in the same subject area as their diploma qualification

 

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR HOLDERS OF HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMAS (HND)

 

Holders of Higher National Diplomas (HND) from a recognized Polytechnic with a Final Grade Point Average (FGPA) of 3.25 or better in any of the under-listed programmes, are eligible to apply to the SAME area of study, and where required, supported with one other subject in a related field, for admission.  In addition, such applicants MUST have WASSCE/SSSCE passes in three (3) Core subjects and two (2) electives in the appropriate subjects or  credit passes in five subjects including English Language, Science and Mathematics at the GCE ‘O’ Level as well as passes in two subjects at the GCE ‘A’ Level.

All HND holders will be admitted to Level 200 in the same subject area as their HND qualification.

Areas of Study (HND)

Corresponding Programme at the University of Ghana

AccountingB.Sc. Administration (Accounting Option)
Estate ManagementB.Sc. Administration (E-Commerce and Customer Management Option)
Hospitality/Hotel, Catering &
Institutional Management
B.Sc. Administration (E-Commerce and Customer Management Option)
MarketingB.Sc. Administration (Marketing Option)
TourismB.Sc. Administration (E-Commerce and Customer Management Option)
Secretaryship & Management StudiesB.Sc. Administration (Human Resource Management Option)

 

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

General Admission Requirements

To be admitted to a Diploma programme, a candidate must satisfy the following minimum requirements:

SSSCE Holders:

i.     Six Passes (A-D) in all subjects, including English Language and Mathematics; and

ii.    At least three (3) of the passes must be in subjects in General Arts, Business or Science.

WASSCE Holders:

i.      Six Passes (A1-D7) in all subjects, including English Language and Mathematics; and

ii.     Must have a minimum of C6 in any three (3) subjects in General Arts, Business or Science.

 

 

 

PROGRAMME SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS

 

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

 

  • Minimum Requirements For Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

 

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

 

  • Minimum Requirements For 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

 

  • Minimum Requirements For 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

 

  • Minimum Requirements For 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.

 

 

 

University Of Ghana (UG) Legon Distance Education Admission 2020/2021 Detailed Application Procedures: How To Apply

 

  1. To begin the UG Legon Admission 2020/2021 Application Procedures, You must purchase e-voucher from authorized banks nationwide if you have not purchased yet.
  2. Then Visit the official UG Legon Distance Admission Portal : https://apply.ug.edu.gh/admissions/undergrad/login.
  3. Afterwards, you will be redirected to the login page
  4. Then enter your serial number and pin on the evoucher card you purchased. ( keep the card safe for subsequent login)
  5. Afterwards Click the login button to begin filling the Online UG Legon admission application form in stages
  6. Then Fill the Application form and attach all required documents and passport picture ( must be JPG or JPEG format and not exceed 20KB )
  7. After filling the Online UG Legon admission application form, Click ‘Preview’ or ‘Accept’ button to either preview the details you entered or accept them.
  8. You can as well Click on the ‘Edit button’ to make changes to your application or Click the ‘Save and Continue later button’ to save your application form to return later to continue the application.
  9. If you are satisfied with all details you have provided, Click ‘Submit and Print Confirmation’ to submit the online application form
  10. Afterwards, Click the ‘Print’ button to Print your Confirmation Page / filled online application form.
  11. Dont forget to keep the card safe for subsequent login, Keep your printed Confirmation Page safe as You will require your Reference Number shown on the page to check your admission status and print your admission letter.
  12. After printing the Confirmation Page / filled online application form, click on the “Log out” button.

 

 

All interested applicants can register at any of the Learning Centres of the School of Continuing and Distance Education below, after payment.

 

 

UG Legon Distance Education Centers And Contacts

 

Accra  UG Distance Learning Centre

0302 228182

Tema UG Distance Learning Centre

0244818069

Takoradi UG Distance Learning Centre

0312 023476

Kumasi  UG Distance Learning Centre

0322 023726

Sunyani UG Distance Learning Centre

0352 027153

Tsito/Ho  UG Distance Learning Centre

0303 938851

Koforidua UG Distance Learning Centre

0342 290824

Tamale UG Distance Learning Centre

0372 022238

Bolgatanga UG Distance Learning Centre

0382 022315

Cape Coast UG Distance Learning Centre

0332 132100

Wa UG Distance Learning Centre

0392 022189

 

 

 

 

Closing Date / Deadline for Submission of Application Forms

 

 

No.Activity/AdmissionStarting DateClosing Date
1.Certificate
English Proficiency
 

10th  January 2020

 

31st August, 2020

2.Distance Diploma Programmes10th  January 202030th June, 2020
4.International Applicants All-year roundAll-year round
5.Diploma to Degree
Nursing
Public Health
Veterinary Medicine
Family & Consumer Sci.
Bachelor of Arts
Administration
Accounting
Public Admin
Allied Health
Agriculture
 

10th  January 2020

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10th  April, 2020

 

 

 

 

 

 

6.Post First Degree LLB10th  January 202028th  February, 2020
7.Undergraduates L10010th January 202030th June, 2020
8.Graduate (Sandwich)To be announced28th February, 2020
9.Graduate (Regular)To be announced29th May, 2020
10.Mature StudentsTo be announcedTo be announced

 

 

 

 

 

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