University of Ghana Medical School Entry Requirements

University of Ghana Medical School Entry Requirements

The Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery Surgery Degree Programme

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS AND REGULATIONS FOR THE BSc (Med. Sci.) AND BACHELOR OF MEDICINE AND BACHELOR OF SURGERY (MB ChB) DEGREE PROGRAMMES 

2.0    Admission to the Medical School
2.1.1    Further to the General Regulations regarding admission into the University of Ghana, admission to the Medical School for the BSc (Med. Sci.) and MB ChB Programmes shall follow an interview of eligible candidates with the following backgrounds:
i.    Students who have completed Level 100 in Biological Science or Biomathematical Sciences (Chemistry option) in the Faculty of Science in the University of Ghana and have obtained a minimum CGPA of 2.50.
ii.    Candidates who satisfy the general requirements for admission under the “O” and “A” Level of the G.C.E. or its equivalent in Science (Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Mathematics) with a maximum aggregate of seven (7).

2.2.1    Candidates with the Bachelor’s degree in Basic Medical, Biological or Physical Sciences, as well as those who may have completed part of the MB ChB (or its equivalent) in a recognized university, may be considered for admission on the recommendation of a special committee appointed by the Dean. The Special Committee shall vet the transcript of the candidate as well as course content of the degree, with a view to determining the suitability of the degree or previous training and make appropriate recommendations to the Dean.