Ghana Institute of Languages (GIL) School of Translators (SOT) Admission Requirement
GIL School of Translators (SOT) Admission Requirment
The SOT is located at East Legon close to the University of Professional Studies.
The BA (Translation) course is run in affiliation with the University of Ghana.
It is a four-year course. However, Anglophone students are required to undergo an additional one-year immersion in French in an approved Francophone country. Similarly, francophone students are required to undergo immersion in English.
1st Semester: September to December
2nd Semester: February to May
I. West African Senior School Certificate (WASSCE)
a. Credit passes (C5 or better) in 3 core subjects including Mathematics and English, PLUS
b. Credit passes in 3 elective subjects including French.
II. General Certificate of Education (GCE)
a. Credit passes in 5 subjects including English, French and Mathematics at the O-level, PLUS
b. Passes in French, Literature in English, and General Paper at the A-level.
III. Baccalaureate (Serie A4)
The candidate must have a high average in English.
IV. Degree in Modern Languages
V. Mature Entry
a. Mature applicants must be at least 27 years of age.
b. Applicants will be required to submit a letter indicating their employment status.
c. Candidates will be required to write and pass an entrance examination.
d. Candidates will be interviewed.