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Graduate Entry Medical Programme Admission 2011/2012pdf print preview print preview
 
 UNIVERSITY OF GHANA MEDICAL SCHOOL

 (COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES)


ADMISSIONS INTO THE GRADUATE ENTRY MEDICAL PROGRAMME (GEMP) 2011/2012

The University of Ghana Medical School is inviting applications from qualified applicants for admission into its newly introduced Graduate Entry Medical Programme for the 2011/2012 academic year.

Entry Requirement


• Applicants should have a good (B.Sc) First Degree (Second Class Lower Division or better) in Science or any science related course.

• There should be evidence of having completed National Service (For Local Ghanaian applicants only)

Nature of Programme and Duration

The Graduate Entry Medical Programme is an integrated 4-year Medical Programme which leads to the award of MB ChB. The Programme will begin in August 2011 and will be run on a FULL TIME and NON-RESIDENTIAL basis.

Cost of Application Forms

An Application Form costs One Hundred Ghana Cedis (GH¢100.00) for Local Ghanaian Applicants and One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) for Foreign Applicants.
Access Course Form sells at One Hundred and Seventy-Five Ghana Cedis (GH¢175.00), and can be obtained at the Academic Affairs Office, University of Ghana Medical School. The cost of the form covers tuition.

Mode of Application

Forms can be obtained at the Academic Affairs Office (Room 6) of the University of Ghana Medical School Administration Block, Korle-Bu, or downloaded from UGMS website (www.ugms.edu.gh ) and payment made upon submission of form.

• Foreign Applicants should access application form on UGMS website (www.ugms.edu.gh) and payment made by Bankers Draft.

• Completed Foreign Application Forms together with Bankers Draft should then be scanned and submitted through UGMS e-mail address:gemp@ugms.edu.gh
or academic.ugms@chs.edu.gh.

• Completed Foreign Application Forms together with the original Bankers Draft should be posted, by courier service, to the Executive Secretary, University  of Ghana Medical School, P.O. Box KB 4236, Accra – Ghana.

Deadline for Submission of Forms

All completed application forms should reach the Academic Affairs Office (Room 6) of the University of Ghana Medical School Administration Block not later than Friday, 29th April 2011

For further information please contact the Assistant Registrar (AA) on the following telephone numbers:
0302-66987-8
020-0203448

Email: gemp@ugms.edu.gh
ksacheampong@yahoo.com
academic.ugms@chs.edu.gh


SIGNED:
EXECUTIVE SECRETARY



ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR GEMP 2011/2012

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

• Access Course – Monday, 6th June – Friday, 24th June, 2011
• Entrance Examination – Saturday, 2nd July, 2011
Interview – Monday, 4th July – Friday, 8th July, 2011
• Orientation/Registration – Monday, 1st August -Friday, 5th August 2011
• Lectures Begin – Monday, 8th August, 2011

Eligible applicants will be admitted into the Programme subject to passing Entrance Examination and Interview.


ACCESS COURSE


The Access Course coves English Language, Quantitative Methods, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Cellular and Molecular Biology. The course will take place as outlined below:

• 1 week at University of Ghana, Legon Campus (Jones Quartey Building – Common Lecture Theatre) from 9am-5pm from 6th to 10th June, 2011.

• 2 weeks at University of Ghana Medical School, Korle-bu from 8-1pm from 13th to 24th June, 2011 (2 Weeks).

Participation in the Access Course is NOT compulsory


ENTRANCE EXAMINATION

The Entrance Examination takes place on Saturday, 2nd July, 2011. There will be only one centre - Accra Centre.

VENUE: ACCRA – GHANA


The Entrance Examination will take place at University of Ghana Medical School New Examination Hall, Korle-Bu, Accra – Ghana as follows:.

• Paper 1 – Scientific Foundations of Medicine will be done in the morning from 9:00am-12:00noon.
• Paper 2 – General Paper in the Afternoon from 1:00-3:00pm.
The results of the entrance examination and the interview list will be posted at University of Ghana Medical School Administration the on same day, Saturday, 2nd July, 2011 by 6:00pm.

INTERVIEW


The interview will be held on Monday, 4th July, 2011 from 9:00am at University of Ghana Medical School Conference Room.

It is expected that all applicants will arrange to be in Accra, Ghana within the periods stated above.
 
Date Published: 21/01/2011
 
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