Mature Students’ Admissions into Distance Education Programme


The University of Ghana has re-introduced Mature Student Admissions with effect from the 2017/2018 academic year. Admissions will be into Level 100 of the Distance Education Programme in the following:

- Bachelor of Arts
- Bachelor of Arts in Administration

Entry requirements:
- 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 will be run by the School of Continuing and Distance Education of the College of Education, University of Ghana; at its Learning Centres in the 10 regional capitals.
Applicants should take note of the following:
- The fee for registration, the Access Course and Entrance Examination is GH¢ 400.00
- Payment should be made into UG Learning Centre Account number 0160134485305902 at any branch of ECOBANK Ghana Limited.
- Applicants should register at any of the University of Ghana Learning Centres after payment of fees.
- Only applicants who pass the entrance examination will be eligible to purchase the e-voucher to access the University’s on-line application form.

- The dates for the Access Course are:

• Saturday, April 1 – Sunday, April 2, 2017
• Saturday, April 8 – Sunday, April 9, 2017
• Saturday, April 15 – Sunday, April 16, 2017
• Saturday, April 22 – Sunday, April 23, 2017
• Saturday, April 29 – Sunday, April 30, 2017
• Saturday, May 6 – Sunday May 7, 2017

More information can be found on the University’s website
Contact us:
College Academic Office: 0362194377, 0503899803, Email:
Department of Distance Education: 0303938855, 0302956122, Email-

Accra Learning Center 020 9296210
Tema Learning Centre 024 4818069
Takoradi Learning Centre 020 7157370/024 4125775
Kumasi Learning Centre 024 4743510/024 4870045
Sunyani Learning Centre 035 2027153
Tsito/Ho Learning Centre 050 4476308
Koforidua Learning Centre 034 2290824
Tamale Learning Centre 037 2022238
Bolgatanga Learning Centre 038 2022315
Cape Coast Learning Centre 033 2132100
Wa Learning Centre 020 6982380

Please note:

The application deadline has been extended to FRIDAY, MARCH 31, 2017.

The date for the Access Course has been revised accordingly.