Graduate Entry Medical Programme



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 2018/2019 Academic Year.

The Graduate Entry Medical Programme is an integrated 4-year Medical Programme which leads to the award of MB ChB. The Programme is run on a FULL-TIME and NON-RESIDENTIAL basis.

Access Course

Access Course Form sells at Three Hundred and Ninety Ghana Cedis (GH¢390.00) for all Applicants. The price of the form covers tuition cost. Payment to be made at the cash office, School of Medicine and Dentistry.

Additional Information

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

Access Course Monday, 30th January - Friday, 10th February, 2018
Entrance Examination Tuesday, 14th February, 2018
Interview Wednesday, 15th - Thursday, 16th February, 2018
Orientation/Medical Exams Monday, 27th - Friday, 31st March, 2018
Workshop on Teaching & Learning Methodologies Monday, 3rd - Thursday, 6th April, 2018
Lectures Begin Monday, 10th April, 2018

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


Entry Requirements

1.      Applicants should have a good First Degree (BSc, 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, Physiotheraphy and Radiography.

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

3.      There should be evidence of having completed National Service



How to Apply

All online applications should be completed by Friday, 20th January, 2018. 

INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS are to apply online using the link below:

Bank Statements of sponsors are however to be submitted to the Academic Affairs Office of the College of Health Sciences, Korle-Bu (Room 26).

All applicants are expected to pay to the University, a non-refundable application processing fee of US$110.00. Payment should made as follows:

·     Account Name: FGN-USD;  Bank Details: Ecobank, College of Health Sciences, Korle Bu Campus

·     Account No.: 0161034485694301; Swift Code: ECOCGHAC

·     Kindly indicate SMD-GEMP on the pay slip and upload as part of the application form.

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For further information, please contact the College of Health Sciences Academic Affairs.

Location: Korle-Bu (Room 26)

Phone: +233 30 266 5103/4, +233 30 266 1446, +233 30 266 6987