The School of Nursing and Midwifery of the College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana invites applications for admission into the Bachelor of Science in Midwifery programme for the 2018/2019 academic year.


Three categories of applicants will be considered for admission to the BSc. Midwifery programme.

  • Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSSCE) holders or its equivalent (will enter at Level 100).
  • West Africa Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (WASSCE) holders (will enter at Level 100).
  • Diploma in Midwifery/ Nursing (all categories) (will enter at Level 200).


SSSCE holders must have passes (Grades A-D) and WASSCE holders must have credit passes (Grades A1-C6) in the following subjects:


Core Subjects: Three (3) core subjects comprising Mathematics, English and Integrated Science

                Or Science.   


Elective Subjects: Three Elective subjects from the following:

                     i.            Chemistry, Physics, Biology or Elective Mathematics

                   ii.            General Agriculture, Physics & Chemistry

                 iii.            Three General Arts Electives

                 iv.            Two General Arts Electives plus Food & Nutrition

            v.          Any three of the following Electives: Economics, Management in Living, Food & Nutrition, Chemistry, General Knowledge in Art and French.

 Diploma to Degree Applicants

Applicants must be holders of a Diploma awarded by a recognised university, with a Final Grade Point Average (FGPA) of 3.0 or better. 


Foreign Applicants

Applicants will have their results verified by NAB/University of Ghana – these should be within the above specified grades.

 There may be selection interviews.

 For information on how to apply, please visit our website.

 Deadline: All applications must be submitted by FRIDAY JULY 27, 2018.