Admission requirements for Bachelor of Public Health – University of Ghana


Admission requirements for Bachelor of Public Health – University of Ghana.

Admission Requirements.

The School admits students to its postgraduate programmes annually in-line with the general admission procedures of the University. Application to the Bachelor’s programme however, is currently limited to workers of the Ministry of Health and Ghana Health Service.

Refer to the Graduate Admissions section of the University website for application procedures. All applicants may be required to take an aptitude test and attend an interview. The following are some entry requirements for each programme. This is however subject to change.

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Bachelor of Public Health
A diploma in health or related sciences and an FGPA (or equivalent) of 3.2 or better awarded by University of Ghana, institutions recognized by (or affiliated to) the University of Ghana and institutions under the Ministry of Health, Ghana.

Applicants with Diplomas awarded by institutions other than those indicated above may be considered eligible on recommendation by a special committee to be appointed by the Dean.

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The committee shall assess the candidate’s transcripts and the course content of the diploma to determine the suitability of his/her previous training and make recommendations accordingly, to the Dean. All shortlisted candidates take an entrance exam and also attend a selection interview. Those who satisfy the requirements for admission enter at Level 200 (2nd year).

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