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What’s on an application to Methodist University Ghana (MUG)? Below, we’ve laid out all of the questions on the application so that you know what to expect when you go to fill it out online. Items with an asterisk are required. The application form saves your progress, so don’t worry about completing it in one sitting!

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for admission to postgraduate, undergraduate, diploma and certificate programmes at the Methodist University Ghana (MUG) for the 2022/2023 academic year.



Complete Application Form

Tell us a little about yourself and we’ll help with the rest. Our convenient online application tool only takes 10 minutes to complete.


Confirmation of Application

Once you have submitted your application, QRC will acknowledge receipt of your application by phone or email within two working days.


Application Review

QRC will review your application to confirm you meet our requirements. If so, you will then be asked to complete an interview as part of the review process.


Application Interview

Interviews are usually completed over the phone with a member of the Academic Team. The purpose of the interview is to get to know you better, hear about your future plans, understand why you are interested in the course, any particular papers you like and your understanding of the internship program.


Payment of Fees

On payment of this invoice you will be issued with a receipt of payment.


Diploma Requirements:

SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants:  Credit passes in three core subjects including English Language and Mathematics and any two elective subjects.

Undergraduate Requirements:

SSSCE Certificate Holders: Credit passes in three core subjects and any three elective subjects (grade A-D)

WASSCE Certificate Holders: Credit Passes in three core subjects and any three elective subjects. 

iii. Holders of GBCE/ABCE, ‘O’ /‘A’ Levels, University Diploma, HND and foreign certificates are eligible to apply.

Mature Applicants: Must be 25 years or above, and must write and pass an Entrance Examination organized by MUG.

Holders of NAC, HAC, NAP Certificates are also eligible to apply for the BSc Degree in Nursing Programme (Entry Level is 200).

Graduate Requirements:

Applicant must possess a good first Degree 

The following will also apply in the case of programmes under Faculty of Education

A first degree(at least a Second Class Lower Division) in any discipline from an approved tertiary institution

A first degree(Third Class Division) or a Pass in any discipline from an approved tertiary institution with additional work experience of a minimum of 2years.

PHD Requirements:

An applicant for admission to candidature for the Ph.D. in Education should possess:

  1. A Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) degree or Research Master’s degree in a related field obtained from an accredited tertiary institution.

  2. An M.A./M.Ed. applicant without research must have obtained a GPA of 3.0 and not less than grade B in a research methods course.

  3. Applicants will also need to submit the following documents:

  1. Research Proposal (the word limit for the proposal is 1000 words)

  2. Master’s Degree Transcript

  3. Master’s Degree Certificate

  4. Bachelor’s Degree Certificate

  5. Personal Statement

  6. Three (3) academic references in support of the application. At least one of these must be from a Senior Lecturer on applicant’s master’s programme.


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