Welcome to the International Programmes Office

The University of Ghana is home to international students, scholars and collaborators from over 60 countries around the world. Our beautiful campus and multidisciplinary learning environment offers a peaceful and rewarding international education. If you are looking to study at a world-class research intensive university in Africa, one of the best places to be is with us: “Legon, the hill of knowledge”. Find out why we attract so many international partners.

Our Mandate

The Office of International Programmes was established in 1997 to co-ordinate and promote all of the university's external relations with regard to international students, visiting scholars, external staff training programmes and research collaboration. The office offers a variety of services to international students and scholars from reception and orientation programmes to volunteer opportunities. We also provide University of Ghana students with opportunities to study abroad.