The University of Ghana School of Medicine and Dentistry (UGSMD) has announced that, it is inviting applications from qualified applicants for admission into it’s Graduate Entry Medical Programme for the 2017/2018 Academic Year.
The Graduate Entry Medical Programme is an integrated 4-year Medical Programme which leads to the award of Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MB ChB).
The program requires applicants to have a good (B.Sc) 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 all with an evidence of having completed National Service (if applicable).
Candidates are also required to have obtained a good WASSCE/SSSCE grade in three (3) core subjects.
The Programme which begins in April, 2017, will be run on a FULL-TIME and NON-RESIDENTIAL BASIS.
Prospective applicants are to take note of the following dates regarding the Graduate Entry Medical Programme admissions:
|Access Course||Monday, 30th January – Friday, 10th February, 2017|
|Entrance Examination||Tuesday, 14th February, 2017|
|Interview||Wednesday – Thursday, 15th – 16th February, 2017|
|Orientation/Med. Exams||Monday, 27th Mar – Friday, 31st Mar, 2017|
|Workshop on Teaching & Learning Methodologies||Monday, 3rd April – Thursday, 6th April, 2017|
|Lectures Begin||Monday, 10th April, 2017|
Eligible applicants will be admitted into the Programme subject to passing an Entrance Examination and Oral Interview.
HOW TO APPLY
Ghanian Applicants are to apply online by visiting http://admission.ug.edu.gh/undergrad.
Foreign Applicants are to apply online by visiting http://admission.ug.edu.gh/fs
Kobby Blay is the chief health editor at Ghanahealthnest.com. A professional practicing nurse with specialty in mental health and focus for health communications, public health, medical/documentary photography, ICT and systems perspective for health improvement.