Matriculation for Distance Education Students, 2017

Starting October 12, 2017 - Ending October 12, 2018
  1. This year’s Matriculation Ceremony for Distance Education students will take place on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the Accra, Kumasi and Tamale Learning Centres. Students should be seated by 9:30am.

    Students are to attend the matriculation ceremonies as follows:

    Location for Matriculation ceremonyLearning Centres
    Accra Learning Centre

    (Accra City Campus)


    • Accra
    • Koforidua
    • Takoradi
    • Tema
    • Tsito
    Kumasi Learning Centre
    • Sunyani
    • Kumasi
    Tamale Learning Centre
    • Bolgatanga
    • Tamale
    • Wa
  2. Freshmen/women should note that it is obligatory for every student enrolled in the University of Ghana for the first time to go through the rites of Matriculation and sign the Matriculation Oath; failure of which the studentship shall be cancelled.
  3. All newly admitted DE students are to endorse the matriculation oath online. To register, students should click the link “Fresh Students Matriculation” under the featured links on the right side of the University of Ghana homepage (

    Following this, students will take the Matriculation Oath during the ceremony.
  5. Students are required to present copies of their admission letters or proof of registration to collect academic gowns to be worn at the ceremony from their respective Learning Centres. 
  6. The gowns should be returned to the designated points after the matriculation ceremony or at the Learning Centres.
  7. Failure to return the gown by Monday, October 30, 2017 shall invoke a penalty.