University of Ghana: Ranking & Review

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Legon Rank Ghana Rank World Rank
1 1 1889
Top 12%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate35%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment32,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$500$3,750
International students$3,750$6,250

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine++++
Engineering | IT-++-
Maths | Natural Sciences++++

General info

Alternative namesUG
MottoIntegri Procedamus
Proceed with Integrity
AccreditationNational Accreditation Board, Ghana
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of African Universities (AAU)
International Association of Universities (IAU)
League of World Universities (LWU)
Council for International Educational Exchange (CIEE)
International Student Exchange Program (ISEP)
Academic structureCollege of Health Sciences
School of Allied Health Sciences
School of Public Health
School of Pharmacy
University of Ghana Dental School
v University of Ghana Medical School
School of Nursing
Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research
College of Agriculture and Consumer Sciences
School of Agriculture
School of Veterinary Medicine
Institute of Agricultural Research
Business School
School of Communication Studies
School of Performing Arts
School of Graduate Studies
Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Engineering Sciences
Faculty of Social Studies
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Law
Colorsblue, gold
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff4,750
Student/staff ratio7
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressPO Box LG25
Legon, Greater Accra, 00233
Urbanization levelUrban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+233 (21) 500 381
Fax+233 (21) 500 263

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