General Amnesty For Undergraduate Students Yet To Graduate

Starting November 26, 2021 - Ending November 26, 2022

The University of Ghana has granted General Amnesty to undergraduate students with outstanding/failed courses to re-sit these courses to enable them to graduate. The period for the General Amnesty will span three years (i.e., the 2021/2022, 2022/2023 and 2023/2024 academic years).

Eligibility
Applicants should have been admitted to undergraduate programmes and should have completed final year from 2000/2001 academic year to the present but have since not been awarded degrees due to elapsed studentship.

Please find below the application process for Prospective General Amnesty:

  1. Expression of Interest
    Applicants who want to take advantage of this opportunity are required to use the link below to express their interest by December 15, 2021, following which the portal will be closed:

    https://sts.ug.edu.gh/services/guest/login

    Applicants will be provided with their University of Ghana email address and PIN after completing the form to enable them to access the registration portal.
     

  2. Online Orientation Session for Prospective General Amnesty Applicants
    A virtual orientation briefing webinar will be organized for prospective General Amnesty applicants on December 10th, 2021 at 10am. The Microsoft Teams link is as follows: https://bit.ly/UGAmnesty 
    Prospective General Amnesty students and other interested stakeholders are welcome to join for information and interactions.

    All prospective General Amnesty students are welcome to log in for clarifications.
     

  3. Registration of Courses
    Applicants are required to register their outstanding/failed courses using the students’ portal (STS) after expressing their interest.  The link to the portal can be found here:

    https://sts.ug.edu.gh/services/login

    Kindly note that some of the courses have been phased out. The phased-out courses would be replaced with the new courses after the deadline for registration, and applicants who registered for such courses would be informed accordingly.
     

  4. Schedule of Fees
    Click for details of fees and payment methods.    
     
  5. Provisional Identification Cards
    Applicants would be provided with provisional Identification Cards (ID) after the deadline for registration.
     
  6. Deadline for Amnesty Course Registration
    The deadline for course registration for the first semester of the 2021/2022 academic year is January 14, 2022.
     
  7. Helpdesk
    Applicants who need any assistance should contact the College Academic Offices via:

    College

    Email

    Phone No.

    Phone No.

    Humanities

    cohacademic@ug.edu.gh 

    0507178028

    0552899445

    Education

    coeacademic@ug.edu.gh

    0503899803

    0264410136

    Basic and Applied Sciences

    cbasacademic@ug.edu.gh

    0595016052

    0206450182

    Health Sciences

    academicaffairs@chs.ug.edu.gh

    0550202911

    0268420215

  8. Expectations

    • Participants will be required to attend lectures in the particular course(s) they have registered.
    • Participants will be expected to undertake all prescribed course works in order to sit for the examination(s)