UCC Admissions: Application for Admissions into Sandwich Undergraduate/Diploma/Certificate Programmes 2017/2018 Academic Year

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for admission into SANDWICH
Bachelors, Diploma and Certificate programmes of the University of Cape Coast for the
2017/2018 academic year. Scratch cards for online application are up for sale at the Centres listed below:
1.0 SALES CENTRES
(a) Cash Office, University of Cape Coast.
(Mode of payment – CASH)
(b) Ghana Post Offices at the Regional Capitals
(Mode of payment – POSTAL ORDER)
(c) University of Cape Coast Accra Office, Tesano, (Mode of Payment – CASH).
(d) Kumasi Workers’ College (Mode of Payment – CASH)
(e) I-J Consult, Kasoa-Nyanyano Road, Near Witty Kids Int. School (CASH Payment)
COST OF SCRATCH CARD – GH¢250.00
The deadline for submission of completed application forms is Wednesday, 28th February, 2018.
2.0 ONLINE APPLICATIONS
a. Online applicants should visit www.ucc.edu.gh then go to Admissions and click on Apply
Online for further instructions. Applicants should select The CERTIFICATE,
DIPL OMA and FIRST DEGREE SANDWICH application type.

All applicants are required to provide the following information at the back of the large
EMS envelope: (a) application reference number (b) full name (c) postal address (d) first
choice programme and (e) application category which should be CERTIFICATE
SANDWICH or DIPLOMA SANDWICH or DEGREE SANDWICH (Post
Diploma).
Applicants are advised to read application instructions as well as the contents of the
admissions brochure very carefully before completing the online application form.

Applications on which APPLICATION REFERENCE NUMBERS are not indicated
will not be processed.
Applicants are advised to select from the programmes listed below only.
3.0 COLLEGE OF EDUCATION STUDIES
3.1 FACULTY OF EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATIONS
DEPARTMENT OF BASIC EDUCATION

a. CERTIFICATE PROGRAMME IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
i. Applicants must be teaching/working in a pre-school or primary school
ii. Applicants must have sat either SSSCE or WASSCE or equivalent examination
and must be at least 25 years old
iii. Applicants must pass an entrance examination and an interview conducted by the
Department
TARGET GROUP
i. Teachers and attendants who work in pre-school and in Early Childhood
Programmes (Day Care Centres, Nursery Schools and Kindergartens).
ii. Teachers in Primary Schools who are interested in specializing in Early
Childhood Education
iii. Staff of institutions related to child care
DURATION
The programme will cover two long vacation periods of eight (8) weeks each (June –
July)
DATE OF EXAMINATION
Thursday, 22nd March, 2018 to be followed by interview on the same day
FEES
Fresh students – GH¢ 1, 411.00
Continuing students – GH¢ 1, 315.00

b. DIPLOMA PROGRAMME IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
1. Direct Entry
i. Post-Senior High School candidates with credit passes in 5 subjects. Three (3) of the (5)
subjects must be in core subjects (including English language, Mathematics and either
Integrated Science or Social Science) and two elective subjects with a minimum
aggregate of 24 for SSSCE and 36 for WASSCE or ‘O’ Level
ii. Applicants with Teachers’ Certificate ‘A’ or Certificate in Early Childhood Education
from recognized institutions with GPA of 2.5 or better

2. Entry through Examinations and Interview
i. Applicants must be 25 years and above and must have written SSSCE, WASSCE, ‘O’

Level or an equivalent examination with at least three passes
ii. Applicants with Certificate in Early Childhood Education from recognized institutions
with GPA between 2.4 and 1.5
Note: Candidates in category (2) would be required to pass a selection examination
and interview on Wednesday, 21st March, 2018
TARGET GROUP
i. Untrained early childhood teachers
ii. Teachers in Basic Schools interested in early childhood education
iii. Staff of NGOs working in child care institutions
iv. Staff of Ministry of Women and Children Affairs
DURATION
The programme will cover three long vacation periods of eight (8) weeks each (June –
July)
FEES
Fresh students – GH¢ 1, 599.00
Continuing students:
Diploma Year Two: – GH¢1,630.00
Diploma Year Three:- GH¢1,429.00
c. POST-DIPLOMA (B.ED) DEGREE PROGRAMME IN EA

The programme cover two years. A long vacation period of eight (8) weeks (June –
July), a short vacation period of four (4) weeks (December – January) and another long
vacation period of eight (8) weeks (June – July).
FEES
Fresh students – GH¢ 2, 090.00
Continuing students:
Diploma Year Two: – GH¢2,410.00
All students must pay their full fees into the Department of Basic Education Account
(Account Number 3021130000841) at any networked branch of Ghana Commercial
Bank.
For further information call 0332133379
d. POST-DIPLOMA (B.ED) DEGREE PROGRAMME IN BASIC EDUCATION
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
1. Direct Entry
j. Applicants with Diploma in Basic Education from recognized institutions with a GPA of
2.5 or better

2. Entry through Exams and Interview
i. Applicants with Diploma in Basic Education from recognized institutions with a GPA of
1.5 – 2.4.
Note: Candidates in category (2) would be required to pass a selection examination
and interview on Friday, 23rd March, 2018
TARGET GROUP
4. Teachers in Basic Schools
5. Staff of NGOs working in child care institutions
6. Staff of Ministry of Women and Children’s Affairs
DURATION
The programme will cover two years. A long vacation period of eight (8) weeks (June –
July), a short vacation period of four (4) weeks (December – January) and another long
vacation period of eight (8) weeks (June – July).
FEES
Fresh students – GH¢ 2, 090.00
Continuing students:
Diploma Year Two: – GH¢2,410.00
All students must pay their full fees into the Department of Basic Education Account
(Account Number 3021130000841) at any networked branch of Ghana Commercial
Bank.
For further information call 0332133379
3.2 FACULTY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SCIENCES EDUCATION
a. BACHELOR OF EDUCATION (HEALTH SCIENCES)
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants must:
i. possess a Diploma in one of the following areas: General Nursing, Midwifery,
Psychiatry/Mental Health Nursing, Community Health Nursing, Nutrition,
Disease Control, Environmental Health, or an equivalent qualification from an
accredited health training institution.
ii. possess a Diploma in Health Sciences Education, Environmental Health
Education, or an equivalent qualification from an accredited institution.
Applicants should ensure that the following documents are submitted together with their
application forms;
i. A certified academic transcript showing semester by semester GPA and FCGPA
ii. A certified copy of Licensure certificate
iii. Licensing Examination Result (Nurses and Midwives)
iv. First appointment letter
Note: All applicants would have to pass a selection interview.
DURATION
The programme is run over four sandwich semesters and is available for practitioners at
the Health Sector who desire to teach in Health Training Institutions.
FEES
Fresh students – GH¢ 2, 700.00
Continuing students – GH¢ 2, 300.00
4.0 COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL SCIENCES
4.1 SCHOOL OF PHYSICAL SCIENCES
a. DEPARTMENT OF LABORATORY TECHNOLOGY
BSc. (LABORATORY TECHNOLOGY) – POST DIPLOMA
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
i. Applicants should possess a good HND/Diploma in Science Laboratory, Laboratory
Technology, Chemical Engineering, Medical Laboratory Technology – with, at least a
second class (lower division) or its equivalent from a recognized tertiary institution.
ii. All candidates will be required to pass an interview
DURATION
Three (3) long vacation periods (8 weeks each). Next Semester: June – July, 2018

FEES:
New Entrants – GH¢2,850.00
Continuing Students: – GH¢2,800.00
The fees should be paid into the School of Physical Sciences Account No.
3021130001057 at any Ghana Commercial Bank.
5.0 COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES AND LEGAL STUDIES
5.1 SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
a. DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE
BACHELOR OF COMMERCE (FINANCE) – POST DIPLOMA
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
The programme is available to holders of Higher National Diploma (HND) Accountancy
or its equivalent, who obtained Second Class Lower Division or better with two years’
working experience.
Applicants should ensure that the following documents are submitted together with the
application forms.
1. A certified academic transcript showing semester by semester GPA and FCGPA.
2. A certified copy each of NAPTEX certificate and results slip.
DURATION
The programme is run over four (4) Sandwich Semesters.
FEES:
The fees for the 2017/2018 Sandwich Semester (June -July, 2018) are as follows:
i. Fresh Students – GH¢2,620.00
ii. Continuing Students – GH¢2,350.00
b. DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING
BACHELOR OF COMMERCE (ACCOUNTING)
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
The programme is available to holders of Higher National Diploma (HND) Accountancy
or its equivalent, who obtained Second Class Lower Division or better.
Applicants should ensure that the following documents are submitted together with the
application forms.
3. A certified academic transcript showing semester by semester GPA and FCGPA.
4. A certified copy each of NAPTEX certificate and results slip.
DURATION

The programme is run over four (4) Sandwich Semesters.
FEES:
The fees for the 2017/2018 Sandwich Semester (June -July, 2018) are as follows:
iii. Fresh Students – GH¢2,620.00
iv. Continuing Students – GH¢2,350.00
c. DEPARTMENT OF MARKETING AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
1. BACHELOR OF COMMERCE (PROCUREMENT & SUPPLY CHAIN
MANAGEMENT) CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF PROCUREMENT AND
SUPPLY (UK) ACCREDITED PROGRAMME
2. BACHELOR OF COMMERCE (MARKETING)
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
1. Higher National Diploma (or its equivalent) in Marketing, Purchasing & Supply,
Secretaryship and Management Studies as well as other business related areas from
any recognized tertiary institution.
2. Any other Diploma from any recognized tertiary institution or professional body and
in other fields may be considered
The programme is available to holders of Higher National Diploma (HND) or its
equivalent, who obtained Second Class Division or better with two years’ working
experience.
Applicants should ensure that the following documents are submitted together with their
application forms.
1. A certified academic transcript showing semester by semester GPA and FCGPA.
2. A certified copy each of NAPTEX certificate and results slip.
DURATION
The programme is run over four (4) Sandwich Semesters
FEES:
The fees for the 2017/2018 Sandwich Semester (June –July 2018) are:
i. Fresh Students – GH¢2,620.00
ii. Continuing Students- GH¢2,350.00
PAYMENT OF FEES:
All students must pay their full fees into the School of Business Sandwich Programme
Account (Account Number 3021130002464) at any networked branch of Ghana
Commercial Bank.

d. DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
1. BACHELOR OF COMMERCE (HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT)
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
a. Higher National Diploma (or its equivalent) in any other business related areas
from any recognized tertiary institution
b. Holders of professional qualification can apply; those with IHRMP level 2 and
CIPD level 2 have added advantage
c. Applicants must have a good pass in the West African Secondary School
Certificate Examination (WASSCE) or Senior Secondary School Certificate
Examination (SSSCE)
TARGET GROUP
The programme targets the following category of persons:
a. People working at the Human Resource Management units of their organizations
b. People working in financial institutions
c. Administrators
The programme is available to holders of Higher National Diploma (HND) or its
equivalent, who obtained Second Class Division or better with two years’ working
experience.
Applicants should ensure that the following documents are submitted together with their
application forms.
1. A certified academic transcript showing semester by semester GPA and FCGPA.
2. A certified copy each of NAPTEX certificate and results slip.
DURATION
The programme is run over four (4) Sandwich Semesters
FEES:
The fees for the 2017/2018 Sandwich Semester (June –July 2018) are:
iii. Fresh Students – GH¢2,620.00
iv. Continuing Students – GH¢2,350.00
PAYMENT OF FEES:
All students must pay their full fees into the School of Business Sandwich Programme
Account (Account Number 3021130002464) at any networked branch of Ghana
Commercial Bank.
5.2 FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
a. DEPARTMENT OF HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM MANAGEMENT

1. B.SC. (TOURISM MANAGEMENT)
2. B.SC. (HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT)
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
Candidates applying for admission into the above programmes should have the relevant
requirements, namely:
a. Diploma in Tourism Management OR Diploma in Hospitality Management, UCC.
b. Related Diploma Certificate, such as:
 HND (Tourism)
 HND (Hotel, Catering and Institutional Management/Hospitality Management)
All candidates should submit certified copies of their transcripts and NAPTEX Certificate
with the application. Candidates will be required to pass a selection interview.
TARGET GROUP
Middle to senior level employees in the hotel, restaurant, tourism, institutional catering
who already hold professional and or diploma certificates
DURATION
Two years. This four semester course will be run on two semester mode in a year (June –
July and November – December)
FEES:
Fresh students – GH¢2,700.00
Continuing students – GH¢2,500.00
b. DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY AND REGIONAL PLANNING
DIPLOMA IN TRANSPORT AND ROAD SAFETY MANAGEMENT
TARGET GROUPS
The programme targets drivers in governmental and non-governmental
institutions/organizations, transport unions such as the Ghana Private Road Transport
Union (GPRTU), Kingdom Transport, Metro Mass Transport Services (MMTS),
Progressive Transport Owners Association (PROTOA), Car Rentals as well as
educational Institutions in the country.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
The programme is available to people with Certificates in basic road safety or fleet
management from the Road Safety Transportation Consultancies (RSTC) Limited or
similar training institutions.
DURATION
Three (3) long vacation semesters lasting 8 weeks each. The first Semester begins in
June, 2018.

FEES
Fresh students – GH¢2,500.00
Continuing students – GH¢2,200.00
For further information on programmes of the Department of Geography and Regional
Planning, visit www.grp.edu.gh
c. DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY AND ANTHROPOLOGY
i. DIPLOMA IN SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR AND CONFLICT MANAGEMENT
TARGET GROUPS
The programme is open to interested persons who have any of the underlisted
qualifications. We would however wish to encourage workers in the protection agencies
– the Police Service, Prison Service, Customs, Excise and Preventive Service, Fire
Service, Immigration and National Disaster Management Organisation, Social Workers
and Country Development Officers to apply.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants should possess any of the following:
 Certificate in Social Behaviour and Conflict Management from the University of Cape
Coast
 GCE ‘O’ level passes in five subjects including English and Mathematics
 Aggregate 24 or better in SSSCE / WASSCE including English and Mathematics
 Teacher’s Certificate ‘A’ with ‘O’ level credit passes English and Mathematics
 Stenographer Grade Two Certificate.
 GCE ‘A’ level passes in two subjects and ‘O’ level credit passes in English and
Mathematics
Note: Candidates with good passes in the elective subjects but do not have credit in
Core Mathematics or Core English would be required to pass a selection
examination to be conducted on Friday, 23rd March, 2018
DURATION
Three (3) long vacation semesters lasting eight (8) weeks each. Each Semester begins in
June each year.
FEES: Fresh Students – GH¢ 2,300.00
Continuing Students – GH¢ 1,950.00
ii. POST-DIPLOMA IN SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR AND CONFLICT MANAGEMENT
TARGET GROUPS
The programme is open to interested persons who have any of the underlisted
qualifications. In particular, workers in the protection agencies – the Police Service,
Prison Service, Customs, Excise and Preventive Service, Fire Service, Immigration
Service, National Disaster Management Organisation, Social Workers and Country
Development Officers to apply.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants applying for admission into the programme should have any of the following
requirements:
a. Diploma in Social Behaviour and Conflict Management, University of Cape
Coast (UCC).
b. Related Diploma Certificate, such as:
 Diploma in Labour Studies – IDS, UCC.
 Diploma in Labour Studies – GIMPA, Legon.
 Diploma in Social Work – University of Ghana, Legon
 Diploma in Adult Education UG Legon
All candidates should have obtained at least Second Class Lower at the Diploma Level.
DURATION
Three (3) long vacation semesters lasting 8 weeks each. Each Semester begins in June
each year.
FEES: Fresh Students – GH¢ 2,350.00
Continuing Students – GH¢ 2,050.00
d. INSTITUTE FOR DEVELOPMENT STUDIES
DIPLOMA IN LABOUR STUDIES
TARGET GROUPS
The programme is open to top level Trade Union personnel, Human Resource
Management practitioners and Employers.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants should possess any of the following:
 Certificate in Labour Studies from the University of Cape Coast
 SSSCE / WASSCE with credit passes in English, Mathematics, and Integrated Science
 GCE ‘A’ level passes in three subjects and ‘O’ level credit passes in English and
Mathematics
 GCE ‘O’ level passes in five subjects including English and Mathematics. Such
candidates would have to pass a special entrance examination
DURATION
Two (2) long vacation semesters lasting eight (8) weeks each. The First Semester begins
in June, 2018.
FEES: Fresh Students – GH¢ 3,277.00
Continuing Students – GH¢ 3,100.00
For further information on Institute for Development Studies (IDS) and its
programmes, visit https://ids.ucc.edu.gh

5.3 FACULTY OF ARTS
a. DEPARTMENT OF RELIGION AND HUMAN VALUES
DIPLOMA IN RELIGION AND HUMAN VALUES
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS/TARGET GROUP:
Candidates applying for admission into the programme must be holders of any one of the
following:
i. Five (5) credit passes at SSSCE/WASSCE including English and Social Studies
ii. Training College Certificate
iii. Certificate in Ministry from a recognized institution
iv. Certificate A Teacher Training Certificate
v. Persons who show evidence of involvement in Ministry or teaching over a long
period (special admission)
All candidates will be required to pass a selection interview.
TARGET GROUPS
i. Teachers
ii. Pastors
iii. Persons working with para-Church organisations
DURATION
This is a three-year program spread over three sandwich sessions. The first semester
begins in June, 2018.
FEES:
i. Fresh Students: – GH¢2,500.00
ii. Continuing Students: – GH¢2,100.00
6.0 COLLEGE OF HEALTH AND ALLIED SCIENCES
6.1 SCHOOL OF NURSING
a. BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING (B.Sc. NURSING)
TARGET GROUPS
Professionals with Nursing Diploma who are currently working in the Health Services on a
full or part-time basis.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants must:
i. Be Registered General Nurses (RGN) with a minimum working experience of not less
than three (3) years. They must have studied at a certificate or a diploma level at a
recognized Nursing Training College (NTC)

ii. Have an active registration with the Nurses and Midwives Council (NMC).
iii. Pass a selection interview
If offered a place, the candidate must complete a health check and provide satisfactory
references.
DURATION
Three (3) sandwich semesters each lasting eight (8) weeks (June-July) followed by intersemester
courses during the vacation.
First Semester: June-July, 2018
FEES:
Fees for the 2017/2018 academic year is as follows:
Fresh Students – GH¢3,100.00
Continuing Students- GH¢3,000.00
Fees should be paid by direct deposit into the School of Nursing Account No.
0222900040004 at the Prudential Bank, UCC. Students will be required to produce their
pay-in slips at the time of registration. Please DO NOT USE bank drafts or payment
orders.
For further enquiries please contact: 02028194964 / 03321-33342
b. B.Sc. (MENTAL HEALTH NURSING)
TARGET GROUPS
The programme is targeted at Mental Health Nurses who are currently working in the
Health Services on a full or part-time basis.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants must:
i. Be Registered Mental Nurse (RMN) with a Certificate or a Diploma from a recognized
institution with a minimum working experience of three (3) years.
ii. Have an active registration with the Nurses and Midwives Council (NMC).
iii.Pass a selection interview
If offered a place, the candidate must complete a health check and provide
satisfactory references.
DURATION
Three (3) sandwich semesters each lasting eight (8) weeks (June-July) followed by intersemester
courses during the vacation.
First Semester: June-July, 2018

FEES:
The fee for the 2017/2018 academic year is as follows:
Fresh Students – GH¢3,400.00
Continuing Students- GH¢3,300.00
Fees should be paid by direct deposit into the School of Nursing Account No.
0222900040004 at the Prudential Bank, UCC. Students will be required to produce their
pay-in slips at the time of registration. Please DO NOT USE bank drafts or payment
orders.
For further enquiries please contact: 02028194964 / 03321-33342
c. BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH NURSING)
TARGET GROUPS
The programme is targeted at Mental Health Nurses who are currently working in the Health
Services on a full or part-time basis.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants must:
i. Be Registered Mental Health Nurses (RMN) with a Certificate or a Diploma from a
recognized Nurses’ Training College (NTC) with a minimum working experience
of three (3) years.
ii. Have an active registration with the Nurses and Midwives Council (NMC).
iii.Pass a selection interview
If offered a place, the candidate must complete a health check and provide satisfactory
references.
DURATION
Three (3) sandwich semesters each lasting eight (8) weeks (June-July) followed by intersemester
courses during the vacation.
First Semester: June-July, 2018
FEES:
The fee for the 2017/2018 academic year is as follows:
Fresh Students – GH¢3,400.00
Continuing Students- GH¢3,300.00
Fees should be paid by direct deposit into the School of Nursing Account No.
0222900040004 at the Prudential Bank, UCC. Students will be required to produce their
pay-in slips at the time of registration. Please DO NOT USE bank drafts or payment
orders.

6.2 SCHOOL OF ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES
a. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
BSc. HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT (SANDWICH)
TARGET GROUPS
The programme is targeted at Health Information Officers and Medical Records Staff
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants must:
1. Applicants should possess a good HND or Diploma in either Statistics or Health
Information, preferably first class, second class (upper or lower) division or its equivalent
from a recognized tertiary institution
2. Applicants with certificate in Medical Records or its equivalent with three (3)
years’ work experience
DURATION
Four (4) long vacation periods (8 weeks each)
All applicants must pass a selection interview

First Semester: June-July, 2017
FEES:
The fee for the 2016/2017 academic year is as follows:
Fresh Students – GH¢2,650.00
Continuing Students – GH¢2,150.00
Fees should be paid by direct deposit into the School of Allied Health Sciences Account
No. 3610122616111 at any UniBank Branch, UCC Branch. Students will be required to
produce their pay-in slips at the time of registration. Please DO NOT USE bank drafts or
payment orders.
b. DEPARTMENT OF BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
CERTIFICATE IN HERBAL MEDICINE
TARGET GROUP
Traditional Medicine Practitioners who belong to the Ghana Federation of Traditional
Medicine Practitioners’ Associations (GHAFTRAM).

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
– Six (6) credit passes at SSSCE/WASSCE including English, Mathematics and
Integrated Science/Social Studies
– Mature candidates not below the age of 25 years and must be members of the
Ghana Federation of Traditional Medicine Practitioners’ Associations
(GHAFTRAM).
* Mature practicing candidates will have to pass a formal interview for
consideration
Goals and Objectives of the Programme
The programme aims at producing competent and scientifically trained Traditional
Herbal Practitioners who
i. are innovative and can provide exemplary leadership in herbal medicine practice
in Ghana
ii. have the knowledge and skills to be able to provide meaningful solutions to public
health related problems in the area of herbal medicine
iii. have entrepreneurial skills to be able to establish and/or improve upon their own
bio-enterprise and create jobs for others.
Duration of Programme
The programme will be run on sandwich basis and will cover two long vacation periods
of eight (8) weeks each (June – July). The first semester will take place at the
Department of Biomedical and Forensic Sciences (DBFS), UCC while the second
semester will take place at the Centre for Scientific Research into Plant Medicine,
Mampong-Akwapim.
FEES:
Fresh Students – GH¢2,605.00
Continuing Students – GH¢2,350.00
The fees are to be paid into the School of Allied Health Sciences Account No.
3610122616111 at UniBank, UCC Branch. Students will be required to produce their
pay-in slips at the time of registration. Please DO NOT USE bank drafts or payment
orders
c. DEPARTMENT OF MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGY
BSc. MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGY – POST DIPLOMA
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants must:
i. Possess a good HND / Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology, preferably first class,
second class (upper or lower) division or its equivalent from a recognized tertiary
institution
ii. Applicants with BSc. in Applied Biology, Biological Sciences, Laboratory
Technology or any other with a minimum of two years post qualification
experience in the Clinical Laboratory are eligible to apply
All applicants must pass a selection interview to be considered for admission

DURATION
a. Four (4) long vacation periods (8 weeks each)
First Semester: June-July, 2018
FEES:
The fee for the 2017/2018 academic year is as follows:
Fresh Students – GH¢2,650.00
Continuing Students – GH¢2,165.00
Fees should be paid by direct deposit into the School of Allied Health Sciences Account
No. 3610122616111 at UniBank, UCC Branch. Students will be required to produce
their pay-in slips at the time of registration. Please DO NOT USE bank drafts or payment
orders.
7.0 ACCOMMODATION
The sandwich programmes are residential, and students outside Cape Coast will be
responsible for securing their own accommodation on campus. There are accommodation
options in the halls of residence to choose from.
8.0 COMPLETION OF APPLICATION FORMS
Applicants are advised to read, very carefully, instructions on the admission forms before
completing them.
Applicants are required to give the following information at the back of the large EMS
envelope: (a) Full name (b) Postal Address (c) Programme.
9.0 SUBMISSION OF COPIES OF COMPLETED ONLINE APPLICATION FORMS
(a) All completed application forms should be sent by POST and NOT delivered by
hand
(b) All completed Application Forms should reach THE DIRECTOR,
DIRECTORATE OF ACADEMIC AFFAIRS, UNIVERSITY OF CAPE
COAST by Wednesday, 28th February, 2018.
(c) No additional documents will be accepted after submission of application forms

UNIVERSITY OF CAPE COAST
SCHOOL OF GRADUATE STUDIES (SGS) –
SALE OF APPLICATION SCRATCH CARDS FOR ADMISSION TO CAREERORIENTED
GRADUATE PROGRAMMES FOR 2018 SANDWICH SEMESTER
Applications are invited from qualified persons for admission into career-oriented graduate
programmes (SANDWICH) of the University of Cape Coast for the 2018 Sandwich Semester.
Scratch cards/forms for online application are up for sale at the centres listed below:
1.0 SALES CENTRES
(a) Cash Office, University of Cape Coast, Cape Coast.
(Mode of Payment – CASH)
(b) University of Cape Coast Accra Office, Tesano, Accra.
(Mode of Payment – Cash).
(c) Kumasi Workers College, Opposite KTI, Amakom, Kumasi
(Mode of Payment – CASH)
(d) Ghana Post Offices at the Regional and District Capitals.
(Mode of Payment – POSTAL ORDER)
(e) I-J Consult, Kasoa-Nyanyano Road, Near Witty Kids Int. School.
(Mode of Payment – CASH)
1.1 COST PER APPLICATION SCRATCH CARD
i. Ghanaian Applicants – GH¢ 320.00 per scratch card
ii. International Applicants – USD$ 300.00 per scratch card
2.0 GENERAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
2.1 MA/MSc/MEd/MBA
A candidate seeking admission to an MA/MSc/MEd/MBA degree programmes must:
i. Have obtained a good first degree in an appropriate field of study from a
recognized university/analogous institution.
ii. Submit an official transcript of academic record.
iii. Satisfy any additional requirements prescribed by the College/Faculty/School/
Department concerned, such as selection test/interview.

2.2 Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE)
A candidate seeking admission to the Postgraduate Diploma programme must:
i. Have obtained a first degree in a relevant area of study and taught for two years:
ii. Submit an official transcript of academic record.
iii. Satisfy any additional requirements prescribed by the College/Faculty/Centre for
Teacher Professional Development, such as selection interview.
In special cases, applicants with Third Class Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of three years
post-qualification experience are also eligible. Applicants will be required to attend and pass a
selection interview.
3.0 DURATION OF PROGRAMMES/SCHEME OF EXAMINATION
3.1 MA/MSc/MEd by Course Work Only
Two (2) sandwich semesters of 8-weeks duration each.
3.2 Master of Business Administration (MBA) by Course Work and Dissertation
Three (3) sandwich semesters of 8-weeks duration each.
3.2 Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) by Course Work and Long Essay and
Supervised Teaching Practice
Two (2) sandwich semesters of 8-weeks duration each.
NOTE: (June and July each calendar year constitute one sandwich semester)
PROGRAMMES AVAILABLE IN THE COLLEGES / FACULTIES / SCHOOLS /
DEPARTMENTS
4.0 COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES AND LEGAL STUDIES
4.1 FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
4.1.1 Institute for Development Studies
a. Master of Arts (MA) in Governance and Sustainable Development (GSD)
Employing problem based-learning methodology, this programme is offered in modules
and seeks to integrate environmental management and good governance issues for
sustainable development. The programme targets District Assembly staff, staff of
decentralized departments, traditional authorities, NGO personnel and all persons
interested in local level development management.

b. Master of Arts (MA) in Environmental Management and Policy (EMP) – Targeting
NGO personnel, District Assembly staff and staff of environmental management
agencies.
c. Master of Arts (MA) in Human Resource Development (HRD) – Targeting HRD
personnel, principal officers of training institutions, NGOs and Consulting Firms.
d. Master of Arts (MA) in Human Resource Management (HRM) – Targeting HRM
personnel, principal officers of schools, trade unions, employers and NGO executives.
e. Master of Arts (MA) in Democracy, Governance, Law and Development (DGL) –
Targeting members of Parliament, staff and members of District Assemblies, NGO
personnel, Traditional Authorities.
f. Master of Arts (MA) in Peace and Development Studies (PDS) – The programme
targets staff of Security Agencies, Traditional Authorities, District Assemblies, Religious
Organisations, Judiciary, Media, Public and Civil Service and Political Parties.
Specific Entry Requirements
Master of Arts – MA (GSD, EMP, HRD, HRM, DGL, PDS)
The programmes are available to First Degree holders with at least Second Class (Lower
Division). Provision is made for special candidates without the above qualification, from
the public service, industry and international organizations. Such candidates must be at
least 35 years old by June, 2018.
Fees (Fresh Students)
Admission is on fee-paying basis as follows:
Fresh Students
i. Master of Arts – M.A (HRM, EMP, DGL, GSD, HRD, PDS) – GH¢ 4,000.00
Continuing Students
i. Master of Arts – M.A (EMP, DGL, GSD, HRM, HRD, PDS) – GH¢ 3,950.00
4.1.2 Institute for Oil and Gas Studies
a. Master of Business Administration – MBA (Oil and Gas Management)
The programme targets the following categories of persons: public and civil servants;
officials working with Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) related to the oil and
gas industry, engineers, scientists and other technical officers who require managerial
training in oil and gas management, graduates from relevant disciplines.

Specific Entry Requirements
Applicants will also be required to pass a selection interview. Admission is on fee
paying basis.
Fees per Sandwich Semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 3,550.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,700.00
b. Master of Arts – M.A. (Communication in Oil and Gas Management)
Persons targeted under this programme includes: Communication Practitioners,
Administrators in the oil and gas industry, Non-Governmental Organisations and
interested members of the general public.
Specific Entry Requirements
Applicants will also be required to pass a selection interview. Admission is on fee
paying basis.
Fees per sandwich semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 3,550.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,100.00
c. Master of Science – M.Sc. (Oil and Gas Resource Management)
The programme targets the following categories of persons; Security agencies,
Educationists, District Assemblies, Persons in the oil and gas allied industries, relevant
public sector institutions, NADMO, Civil society organisations, Journalists, Religious
community and Traditional Leaders.
Specific Entry Requirements
Applicants will also be required to pass a selection interview. Admission is on fee
paying basis.
Fees per Sandwich Semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 3,550.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,100.00
4.1.3 Department of Economics
a. M.Sc. (Economics of Technology and Development)
This programme is targeted at personnel from industrial establishments, private
entrepreneurs, middle and high level decision-makers from public institutions and NGOs.

Specific Entry Requirements
i. A Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University with at least Second Class
Lower Division in the Social Sciences, Pure Sciences or Applied Sciences.
ii. In addition, applicants will be required to attend and pass a selection interview.
Fees per sandwich semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢4,000.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,500.00
b. M.Sc. (Microfinance)
Specific Entry Requirements
A Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University with at least Second Class Lower
Division in the Social Sciences or Business. In addition, applicants will be required to
pass a selection interview.
Fees per sandwich semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢4,000.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,500.00
4.1.4 Department of Geography and Regional Planning
a. M.Sc. ( Disaster Management)
Target Group
Persons targeted under this programme include teachers in related fields such as: mining,
civil and mechanical engineering, forestry and related fields; personnel from the Ghana
Armed Forces, the Ghana Police Service, Immigration Service, Customs, Exercise and
Preventive Services (CEPS), Ghana Health Service (GHS), Non-Governmental
Organizations (NGOs), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the National Disaster
Management Organization (NADMO) and industries.
Specific Entry Requirements
The programme is available to applicants with a Bachelor’s Degree (with at least a Second
Class Lower Division). Applicants without a Bachelor’s Degree but with a Diploma in
disciplines related to the physical and human environment and have occupied Managerial
Positions focusing on disaster management, journalism and related disciplines for at least
three years are eligible.

Fees per sandwich semester
i. Fresh Students – GH¢ 3,520.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH¢ 3,550.00
b. M.Sc. (Land Policy and Administration)
Target Group
The programme targets the following categories of persons: Traditional Authorities
(Chiefs and Queenmothers); Local Authorities (Metropolitan/Municipal/District
Assemblies – MMDA’s); NGO’s and Civil Organizations; Legislators, the Judiciary; the
Media; Religious Bodies, Public and Civil Servants.
Specific Entry Requirements
To be eligible, applicants must possess at least a Second Class Honours (Lower Division)
Degree in an appropriate field of study from an approved University or have a Diploma
in Land issues or law, and have worked in a management position for at least three (3)
years.
Please note: in both Masters Programmes depending on the nature of qualification
presented, candidates may have to pass an interview to be conducted by the Department of
Geography and Regional Planning.
Fees per sandwich semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 3,520.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,550.00
4.1.5 Department of Population and Health
M. A. (Population and Health)
Specific Entry Requirements
i. Applicants to this programme must have obtained a Bachelor of Arts (with
Second Class) in one of the following areas; Population, Health, Geography,
Economics, Sociology, Development Studies, Anthropology, Psychology,
Political Science, Business Management, Actuarial Science, Mathematics and
Statistics.
ii Candidates will have to pass an interview to be conducted by the Department.
Fees per Sandwich Semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 3,210.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,000.00
4.1.6 Department of Sociology and Anthropology
M. A. (Sociology of Peace and Security)

Specific Entry Requirements
The MA (Sociology of Peace and Security) is open to all individuals who qualify by the
general admission requirement irrespective of discipline.
In addition, a candidate who holds a Diploma in a relevant field will or areas related to
Peace and Security and will at least 35 years by June, 2018 and with relevant working
experience, qualifies to apply.
Target Groups
This programme targets workers in the security agencies: Police, Armed Forces, Prison
Service, Customs, and Immigration Services, Traditional Rulers, District, Municipal and
Metropolitan Assemblies, Non-Governmental Organisations (NGO’s), CommunityBased
Organisations (CBO’s) and Civil Society Organisations (CSO’s), Media
Organisations, Religious Organizations, Political Organisations (The Executives, the
Judiciary and the Legislature), and Ministries.
Fees per Sandwich Semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 3,850.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,903.00
4.2 FACULTY OF ARTS
4.2.1 Department of Religion and Human Values
a. Master of Arts – MA (Religion and Human Values)
Specific Entry Requirements
i. A Bachelor’s Degree (Second Class Division) in any field of study and evidence
of involvement in a Religious Institution or Organisation is required.
ii. People who belong to Educational Institutions, Churches and Para-church
Organisations are also eligible.
Fees per Sandwich Semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 3,300.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,100.00
b. Top-up from MA to MPhil (Religion and Human Values)
Specific Entry Requirements
Candidates seeking admission to Top-up from MA to MPhil (Religion and Human
Values) must have:
i. An MA Degree in Religion and Human Values.

ii. An equivalent Master’s degree
Fees per Sandwich Semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 3,300.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 2,880.00
4.2.2 Department of French
a. Master of Arts – MA (Bilingual Translation)
b. Master of Arts – M.A (Applied French Linguistics)
c. Top-up Master to Philosophy (MPhil) French (Linguistics)
Fees per sandwich semester
Fresh Students
M.A (Applied French Linguistics) – GH¢3,834.00
M.A (Applied French Linguistics) International Students – $3,834.00
MA (Bilingual Translation) – GH¢3,834.00
MA (Bilingual Translation) International Students – $ 3,834.00
Top-up from MA to MPhil (French) (Linguistics) – GH¢3,859.00
Top-up from MA to MPhil (French) (Linguistics)
International Students – $3,859.00
Continuing Students
Master of Arts-M.A (Applied French Linguistics) – GH¢3,732.00
Master of Arts-M.A (Applied French Linguistics)
International Students – $3,732.00
Master of Arts-MA (Bilingual Translation) – GH¢ 3,732.00
Master of Arts-MA (Bilingual Translation)
International Students – $3,732.00
Top-up from M. A. to MPhil (French) – GH¢3,732.00
Top-up from M. A. to MPhil (French)
International Students – $3,732.00
4.2.3 Department of English
a. Master of Arts – MA (English Language)
b. Master of Arts – MA (Literature in English)
c. Top-up from MA to MPhil (English Language)
d. Top-up from MA to MPhil (English in Literature)
Fees per Sandwich Semester
i. Fresh Students (MA) – GH¢ 3,650.00
ii. Fresh Students (Top-up to MPhil) – GH¢ 3,600.00
iii. Continuing Students (MA) – GH¢ 3,600.00
iv. Continuing Students (Top-up to MPhil)- GH¢ 4,000.00

4.2.4 Department of Communication Studies
a. Master of Arts – M.A. (Communication Studies)
Target groups
The programme targets Teachers, Public Relations Practitioners, Non-Governmental
Organizations, Advertising Agents, Political Communicators, Journalists, Broadcasters,
Speech Writers, Publicists, Personal Assistants, Event Managers and other professionals.
Specific Entry Requirements
Also, candidates with a degree in social sciences and other related fields from a recognized
University/Analogous Institution in the following areas can apply.
a. B.Ed (Arts) with English
b. B.A (Arts) in English
c. Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Studies
A Bachelor’s Degree in other appropriate fields of study.
Candidates must also pass a selection interview.
Fees per Sandwich Semester
i. Fresh Students – GH¢ 3,600.00
ii. Fresh International Students – GH¢ 6,200.00
iii. Continuing Students – GH¢ 3,100.00
iv. Continuing International Students – GH¢ 6,200.00
b. M.A. (Teaching Communicative Skills)
Target groups
The programme targets Teachers, Public Relations Practitioners, Non- Governmental
Organizations, Advertising Agents, Political Communicators, Journalists, Broadcasters,
Speech Writers, Publicists, Personal Assistants, Event Managers and other professionals.
Specific Entry Requirements
Also, candidates with a degree in social sciences and other related fields from a recognized
University/Analogous Institution in the following areas can apply.
d. B.Ed (Arts) with English
e. B.A (Arts) in English
f. Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Studies

A Bachelor’s Degree in other appropriate fields of study.
Candidates must also pass a selection interview.
Fees per Sandwich Semester
i. Fresh Students – GH¢ 3,600.00
ii. Fresh International Students – GH¢ 6,200.00
iii. Continuing Students – GH¢ 3,100.00
iv. Continuing International Students – GH¢ 6,200.00
4.3 SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
The School of Business offers the following programmes:
i. MBA (by course work and dissertation)
ii. MSc (by course work only)
Duration
The programmes are run for the following durations:
a) MBA – Three (3) sandwich semesters
b) MSc – Two (2) sandwich semesters
4.3.1 Department of Accounting
Master of Business Administration-MBA (Accounting)
This programme targets personnel practising and prospective Managers.
Specific Entry Requirements
1. A good bachelor’s degree in Accounting with at least a Second Class Lower
Division.
2. Professional qualification such as ICA, ACCA and CIMA plus two years
post-qualification work experience.
4.3.2 Department of Finance
Master of Business Administration-MBA (Finance)
This programme targets personnel practising and prospective Managers.
Specific Entry Requirements

1. A good Bachelor’s Degree from a recognised University with at least a Second Class
Lower Division.
2. Professional qualification such as ICA, ACCA and CIMA plus two years
post-qualification work experience.
4.3.3 Department of Management
a. Master of Business Administration-MBA (Management)
b. Master of Science -MSc (Public Policy and Management)
Target groups (a and b)
The programme targets practising and would be Managers, Government Workers, Policy
Makers and Policy Analysts.
Specific Entry Requirements (a and b)
i. All applicants to both programmes must hold a Bachelor’s Degree with at least
Second Class from a recognized University.
ii. All applicants should have two years’ working experience.
4.3.4 Department of Human Resource Management
Master of Business Administration-MBA (Human Resource Management)
This programme targets practising and prospective Human Resource Managers.
Specific Entry Requirement
Also, holders of professional qualification such as IHRMP, CIPD, ICA, ACCA and
CIMA plus two years post qualification work experience can apply.
Fees
The programme is on fee-paying basis
4.3.5 Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management
a. Master of Business Administration-MBA (Marketing)
This programme targets providers and potential professionals in Marketing Services and
Consultants.
b. M.Sc. (Procurement and Supply Chain Management)
The programme is targeted at individuals who want to develop careers in Procurement
and Supply Chain Management.

c. MSc (Project Management)
This programme is targeted at individuals seeking to enter the field of project
management or for current project managers who desire additional education and training
in project management skills and techniques.
Specific Entry Requirement
MBA/MSc
Also, holders of professional qualification, such as CIM, AMA, ICA, ACCA, CIT and
CIMA, CIPS, CITL and similar recognized professional bodies plus three years
post-qualification work experience, qualify.
4.3.6 Centre for Entrepreneurship and Small Enterprise Development
Master of Business Administration-MBA (Entrepreneurship and Small Enterprise
Development)
This programme targets providers and potential professionals in Small Business
Development Services and Consultants, Entrepreneurs, Policy Makers and Managers in
Private and Public Sectors
Specific Entry Requirement
Also, holders of professional qualification such as ICA, ACCA and CIMA plus three
years post-qualification work experience, qualify.
In addition, applicants will be required to pass a selection interview.
Fees per Sandwich Semester (all programmes under 4.3.1 to 4.3.6)
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 3,870.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,330.00
5.0 COLLEGE OF EDUCATION STUDIES
5.1 SCHOOL OF EDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND OUTREACH
5.1.1 Centre for Teacher Professional Development
Postgraduate Diploma in Education
Specific Entry Requirement
Candidates seeking admission into the Postgraduate Diploma in Education programme
must have obtained a good first degree and taught for a minimum of two years.

Duration

Two sandwich semesters with writing of long essay and supervised teaching practice
between semesters
Fees per sandwich semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 4,400.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,100.00
5.1.2 Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (IEPA)
a. Master of Education-MEd (Educational Administration)
Specific Entry Requirements
Candidates with a good BEd, degree or B.A., BSc degree plus Postgraduate Diploma in
Education (PGDE)/Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE)/Diploma in Education (Dip.
Ed) from the University of Cape Coast or a recognized institution of higher learning may be
considered for the programme.
Fees per Sandwich Semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 3,680.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,340.00
5.1.3 Institute of Education
Master of Education-M.Ed (Teacher Education)
The following subject areas of specialization will be mounted for this sandwich semester:
i. Ghanaian Language vii. Music and Dance
ii. French Language viii. Social Studies
iii. English Language ix. Agricultural Science
iv. Economics x. Education Studies
v. Mathematics xi. Physics
vi. Religious and Moral Education
Specific Entry Requirements
Candidates must:
i. Have a good B.Ed, or B.A/ B.Sc degree plus Postgraduate Diploma in Education
(PGDE)/ Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) from a recognized
University/analogous institution
ii. Submit an official transcript of academic records
Fees per sandwich semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 3,585.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,210.00

5.2 FACULTY OF EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATIONS
5.2.1 Department of Guidance and Counselling
a. Master of Education-M.Ed. (Guidance and Counselling)
This programme targets Teachers of basic, secondary Schools, and Lecturers of tertiary
institutions.
Specific Entry Requirements
Candidates applying for admission to the MEd (Guidance and Counselling) programme
should have any of the following qualifications:
i. A good first degree in any Education Programme.
ii. A good first degree in a non-education programme plus a Postgraduate Diploma in
Education (PGDE)/Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) or Diploma in
Education (Dip Ed.).
Fees per Sandwich Semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 3,585.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,210.00
b. Master of Arts-MA (Guidance and Counselling)
The programme targets Religious Leaders, Social Workers, Senior Police Personnel,
Senior Prison Officers, Accountants, and NGO Workers in Counselling Positions, Nurses
and other Health Workers.
Specific Admission Requirement
Aslo, least three years experience in School Counselling, Social Work, Conflict
Management, Pastoral Counselling, Correctional Counselling, Family Life Education or
Behaviour Change Counselling.
Duration
Two sandwich semesters.
Fees per Sandwich Semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 3,300.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,000.00
c. Master of Philosophy-M.Phil (Guidance and Counselling) (Top-up)
The programme targets M.A and M.Ed Guidance and Counselling Graduates.

Specific Admission Requirement
i. Applicants must have a CGPA of 3.0 at MA/MEd course work
Duration
Three sandwich semesters.
Fees per Sandwich Semester
Fresh Students – GH¢ 4,000.00
5.2.2 Department of Education and Psychology
a. Master of Education-M.Ed. (Educational Measurement and Evaluation)
The programme targets teachers at the basic, secondary and tertiary levels, district,
municipal and metro education staff and Ghana education service staff (headquarters)
Specific Admission Requirements
i. A good first degree in any education programme.
ii. A post-graduate diploma/certificate in Education.
Fees per sandwich semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 3,600.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,400.00
b. Master of Arts-MA. (Educational Measurement and Evaluation)
The programme targets testing organisations, financial institutions, NGO workers in
monitoring and evaluation and people involved in assessing students, workers etc.
Specific Admission Requirements
i. A good first degree in any field.
ii. At least three year experience in testing, monitoring, and evaluation
Fees per sandwich semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 3,400.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,200.00
5.3 FACULTY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION
5.3.1 Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation
a. Master of Education-M.Ed (Physical Education)

Targets Physical Education Coordinators, School Health Programme Coordinators,
Physical Education Tutors in Colleges of Education, Teachers of HIV/AIDS and
Physical Education Teachers.
Specific Entry Requirements
Candidates must have one of the following qualifications:
i. Must be a professionally trained teacher.
ii. Must have a first degree in Physical Education and a minimum of 2 years’
experience in teaching.
b. Master of Arts-MA (Health Education)
The programme targets personnel of NGOs in health related activities, corporate and
private fitness management personnel, public and community health service providers,
school health programme coordinators or aspirants, persons aspiring to health education
and promotion jobs, professionals in sports management positions.
Specific Entry Requirements
Candidates must have one of the following qualifications:
i. Good first degree in a Health or Physical Education related discipline.
ii. Good first degree, but not in a Health or Physical Education related discipline, and a
minimum of two years’ experience in a Health or Physical Education related job.
Fees per sandwich semester (a. and b.)
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢3,135.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 2,932.00
5.3.2 Department of Science Education
Master of Education-MEd (Science Education)
Specific Entry Requirements
Applicants to the Master of Education (Science Education) programme should be:
i. Holders of a B.Ed (Science Education) or B.Ed (Basic Education) Science Option
with a second class lower or better from a recognised university. OR
ii. Holders of B.Sc. (Hons.) in Science or a Science related programme with
Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE)/Postgraduate Diploma in Education
(PGDE) from a recognized University.
In addition, a minimum of two years’ experience teaching at the basic, high school or
college level in any of the sciences will be required.

Applicants will also have to pass a selection interview.
Fees per sandwich semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 3,688.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,388.00
5.3.3 Department of Mathematics and Information Technology Education
Master of Education-MEd (Mathematics Education)
Specific Entry Requirements
i. Holders of a BEd (Mathematics Education), B.Ed. (Mathematics) or B.Ed (Basic
Education) Mathematics Option with a second class lower or better from a
recognised university. OR
ii. Holders of BSc (Hons.) in Mathematics or a Mathematics related programme
AND a Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE)/Postgraduate Diploma in
Education (PGDE) from a recognized University.
In addition to either (a) or (b), a minimum of two years’ experience of mathematics
teaching at the basic, high school or college level will be required.
Holders of B.Ed (Basic Education) will take bridging courses to upgrade their content
in Mathematics Education.
Fees per sandwich semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢3,200.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢2,800.00
5.3.4 Department of Vocational and Technical Education
Master of Education-MEd (Home Economics)
Options
a. Food and Nutrition
b. Clothing and Textiles
c. Family Issues and Management
This programme is targeted at home economics teachers, home economics
probationers, nutritionists, fashion designers and other related fields
Specific Entry Requirements

i. Holders of Bachelor’s Degree in Home Economics/Home Science with Second Class
(Lower Division or better). Those who have Third class or Pass with a minimum of three
years working experience are also eligible but will also have to pass a selection interview.
ii. Holders of B.Ed Basic Education, BE.d or Psychology with options in Vocational
Studies are also eligible for admission though will be made to undertake some additional
courses.
iii.Holders of other degrees with some amount of experience in Teaching and or studying
Home Economics related fields are also eligible to appy.
NB: In all cases (i.e. 1, 2 and 3), applicants should have background in education.
Applicants must indicate which one of the three options they are applying for.
Fees per sandwich semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 3,277.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 2,868.00
5.4 FACULTY OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES EDUCATION
The target group for the programmes under this Faculty includes the following:
Heads/Managers of public and private educational institutions, Professional Graduate
Teachers, Personnel in curriculum or training units of public and private educational
institutions and Personnel in the Curriculum and Research Unit of the Ministry of
Education/Ghana Education Service.
5.4.1 Department of Business and Social Sciences Education
a. Master of Education-MEd (Accounting Education)
Specific Entry Requirements
Applicants are expected to possess a minimum of Second Class (Lower Division)
Bachelor’s Degree in Education (B.Ed) with specialty in Acounting or any other
Bachelor’s Degree (BA/BSc/BCom, etc) in Accounting with a Diploma/Certificate in
Education (if Certificate it must necessarily be at the post-graduate level (PGDE/PGCE).
Target Group
The programme targets Head/Managers of public and private educational institutions,
Professional Graduate Teachers, Personnel in Curriculum or Training Units of public and
private educational institutions and Personnel in the Curriculum and Research Unit of the
Ministry of Education/ Ghana Education Service.
b. Master of Education-M.Ed. (Management Education)
Specific Entry Requirements
Applicants are expected to possess a minimum of Second Class (Lower Division)
Bachelor’s Degree in Education (B.Ed) with specialty in Management or any other

Bachelor’s Degree (B.A/B.Sc etc) in Management with a Diploma/Certificate in Education
(if Certificate it must necessarily be at the post-graduate level (PGDE/PGCE)
Target Group
The programme targets Head/Managers of public and private educational institutions,
Professional Graduate Teachers, Personnel in Curriculum or Training Units of public and
private educational institutions and Personnel in the Curriculum and Research Unit of the
Ministry of Education/ Ghana Education Service.
c. Master of Education-M.Ed. (Economics Education)
Specific Entry Requirements
Applicants are expected to possess a minimum of Second Class (Lower Division)
Bachelor’s Degree in Education (B.Ed) with specialty in Economics or any other
Bachelor’s Degree (B.A/B.Sc etc) in Management with a Diploma/Certificate in
Education (if Certificate it must necessarily be at the post-graduate level (PGDE/PGCE)
Target Group
The programme targets Head/Managers of public and private educational institutions,
Professional Graduate Teachers, Personnel in Curriculum or Training Units of public and
private educational institutions and Personnel in the Curriculum and Research Unit of the
Ministry of Education/ Ghana Education Service.
d. Master of Education-M.Ed. (Social Studies)
Specific Entry Requirements
Applicants are expected to possess a minimum of Second Class (Lower Division)
Bachelor’s Degree in Education (B.Ed) with specialty in Social Studies or any other
Bachelor’s Degree (B.A/B.Sc etc) in Management with a Diploma/Certificate in
Education (if Certificate it must necessarily be at the post-graduate level (PGDE/PGCE)
Target Group
The programme targets Head/Managers of public and private educational institutions,
Professional Graduate Teachers, Personnel in Curriculum or Training Units of public and
private educational institutions and Personnel in the Curriculum and Research Unit of the
Ministry of Education/ Ghana Education Service.
5.4.2 Department of Arts Education
Master of Education-M.Ed. (Arts Education)
Specialization: History, Religion, English, French Ghanaian Languages and Music
Applicants are expected to possess the following:
i. Bachelor’s degree (at least Second Class Lower Division) in Education (B.Ed)
with a major in English Language and Literature, French Languages,
Ghanaian Languages, Music, History and Religious Studies.
ii. Bachelor’s degree (at least Second Class Lower Division) in Arts (B.A. Arts) with
a major in English Language and Literature, French Language, Ghanaian

Languages, Music, History, Religious Studies, with a Diploma/Certificate in
Education (if Certificate, it must necessarily be at the post-graduate level)
Fees per sandwich semester (5.4.1 and 5.4.2)
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢3,610.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢3,250.00
6.0 COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL SCIENCES
6.1 SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE
6.1.2 Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension
Master of Science-M.Sc (NGO Studies and Management)
The programme targets middle and senior level staff of NGOs, CBOs, FBOs, Ministries,
Departments and Agencies (MDAs); Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies
(MMDAs); and university graduates with keen interest in working with the above
entities, as well as individuals wishing to start their own NGOs.
Fees per Sandwich Semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢ 3,500.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢ 3,600.00
6.2 SCHOOL OF PHYSICAL SCIENCES
6.2.1 Department of Mathematics and Statistics
a. Master of Science-M.Sc. (Mathematics)
Specific Entry Requirements
Candidates seeking admission to this programme must have a good first degree at least, a
Second Class Lower Honours Division in the following: BSc. (Mathematics), BSc.
(Mathematics-with-Economics), BSc. (Mathematics-with-Business), BSc. (Mathematics
and Statistics), BSc. (Mathematics and Computer Science), and BEd. (Mathematics).
Fees per Sandwich Semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢4,562.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢4,315.00
b. Master of Science-M.Sc. (Statistics)
Fees per Sandwich Semester
Continuing Students – GH¢ 4,315.00

7.0 COLLEGE OF HEALTH AND ALLIED SCIENCES
7.1 SCHOOL OF NURSING
Master of Science-M.Sc. (Advanced Nursing Practice)
The programme targets all registered nurses in the Health Services, those teaching in
Nurses’ Training Colleges, Nurse Managers, Nurse Educationists, and Nurse Clinical
Practitioners.
Specific Entry Requirements
Candidates:
i. Must have obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing with at least Second Class Lower
Division from a recognized institution.
ii. Must have a minimum of three (3) years working experience as a professional nurse.
iii. Will be required to pass a selection interview.
iv. Non-degree nurse with ten (10) years working experience and an Advanced Diploma in a
specialty area may be considered.
v. Must have an active registration with the Nurses and Midwives Council (NMC) Ghana.
If offered a place, the candidate must complete a health check and provide satisfactory
references
Fees per Sandwich Semester
i. Fresh Students – GH ¢4,600.00 ii. Continuing Students – GH ¢4,200.00
8.0 COMPLETION OF APPLICATION FORMS
Applicants are advised to read very carefully, the instructions in the Admission Brochure for
Career-Oriented Graduate Programmes (2018 Sandwich Semester) before completing the
forms. Two prepaid EMS envelopes are provided and should be self-addressed by applicants.
Applicants are required to give the following information at the back of the large EMS envelope:
(a) Full name (b) Postal Address (c) Programme Choice.
9.0 SUBMISSION OF COMPLETED APPLICATION FORMS
(a) Completed Application (printout of online application form plus accompanying
documents in large EMS envelop) should reach The Deputy Registrar, School of
Graduate Studies, University of Cape Coast by Tuesday, 28th February 2018.
(b) No additional documents will be accepted after submission of application forms.
REGISTRAR

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