University of Ghana Medical School Graduate Entry 2020 / 2020

University of Ghana Medical School Graduate Entry 2020 / 2020

UNIVERSITY OF GHANA SCHOOL OF MEDICINE AND DENTISTRY

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(COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES)

ADMISSIONS INTO THE GRADUATE ENTRY MEDICAL PROGRAMME (GEMP) 2020/2021 ACADEMIC YEAR

The University of Ghana School of Medicine and Dentistry (UGSMD) is inviting applications from qualified applicants for admission into the Graduate Entry Medical Programme for the 2020/2021 Academic Year.

Entry Requirements

Applicants should have a good (BSc) First Degree (Minimum of 2nd Class Lower) in the following science- based courses: Biological Sciences, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Physician Assistant, Pharmacy, Nursing, Nutrition, Dietetics, Food Science, Engineering, Laboratory Sciences, Physiotherapy and Radiography.

Candidates should have obtained a good WASSCE/SSSCE grade in three (3) core subjects.

There should be evidence of having completed National Service (if applicable).

Nature of Programme and Duration

The Graduate Entry Medical Programme is an integrated 4-year Medical Programme which leads to the award of MB ChB. The Programme will begin in April, 2020 and will be run on a FULL-TIME and NON-RESIDENTIAL

BASIS.

Cost of Application Forms

Ghanaian Applicants

University of Ghana online application E-VOUCHERS can be obtained by Ghanaian Applicants for Two hundred Ghana Cedis (GH¢200) at the following Banks: Ecobank, HFC Bank, Agricultural Development Bank, Ghana Commercial Bank, Zenith Bank, Universal Merchant Bank, UniBank, Prudential Bank and Fidelity Bank.

Foreign Applicants

Foreign Applicants are to pay One Hundred US Dollars (US$110.00) as Application Fee into FGN-USD(0161034485604301) College of Health Sciences, Korle-Bu Campus. SWIFT CODE: ECOCGHAC. Kindly indicate SMD GEMP on the pay-in slip and upload as part of application form.

ACCESS COURSE

Access Course Form sells at three hundred and ninety Ghana cedis (GH¢390.00) for all Applicants. The cost of the form covers tuition and lunch. Payment to be made at the Academic Affairs Office (Room 23), School of Medicine and Dentistry, Korle-Bu.

Mode of Application

Applicants are to apply online by visiting http//admission.ug.edu.gh/undergrad

Bank Statements of sponsors and cover letters, copy of certificates (SHS & Degree), original transcripts and NSS certificates are however, to be submitted to the Academic Affairs Office (Room 23), School of Medicine and Dentistry, Korle-Bu.

APPLICATION DEADLINE

All online applications should be completed by Friday, 12th January, 2020.

For further information please contact the Academic Affairs Office:

Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. +233 302-666987/8, +233 302-661446

Emailacademic.smd@ug.edu.gh gempsmd@ug.edu.gh

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR GEMP 2020/2021 ACADEMIC

Prospective applicants should take note of the following dates regarding the Graduate Entry Medical Programme admissions:

Access Course

Monday, 29th January – Friday, 9th February, 2020

Entrance Examination

Tuesday, 13th February, 2020

Interview

Thursday, 15th February – Friday, 16th February, 2020

Orientation/Med. Exams

Tuesday, 3rd April – Friday 6th April, 2020

Workshop on Teaching &

Learning Methodologies

Monday, 9th April – Thursday, 13th April 2020

Lectures Begin

Monday, 16th April, 2020

Eligible applicants will be admitted into the Programme subject to passing an Entrance Examination and Oral Interview.

ACCESS COURSE

The Access Course covers English Language, Quantitative Methods, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Cellular and Molecular Biology.

The course will take place at the University of Ghana School of Medicine and Dentistry, Korle-Bufrom 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. each day.

Participation in the Access Course is NOT compulsory but it is highly recommended.

ENTRANCE EXAMINATION

The Entrance Examination takes place on Tuesday, 13th February, 2020. There will be only one centre – Accra Centre.

VENUE: ACCRA – GHANA

The Entrance Examination will take place at the University of Ghana School of Medicine and Dentistry, New Examination Hall, Korle-Bu, Accra – Ghana as follows:.

Paper 1 – General Paper is from 8:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Paper 2 – Scientific Foundations of Medicine is from 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

It is expected that all applicants will arrange to be in Accra, Ghana within the periods stated above

SIGNED:

SCHOOL ADMINISTRATOR