The University of Cape Coast has opened admission for untrained early childhood teachers, teachers in Basic Schools who are interested in early childhood education, staff of NGOs working in child care institutions and staff of Ministry of Women and Children Affairs for the 2021/20212 academic year.
The programme is by sandwich and will cover three (3) long vacation periods of eight (8) weeks each (May – July).
Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for admission into sandwich undergraduate (Bachelors), Diploma and Certificate programmes of the University of Cape Coast for the 2021 Sandwich Session.
E-Vouchers for online application are up for sale at GH¢ 220.00 for Ghanaian applicants and USD 100.00 per voucher for International applicants in the following centres below:
I. Cashier’s Office, University of Cape Coast (Mode of payment – CASH)
II. University of Cape Coast – Accra Office, Tesano – Accra (Mode of payment – CASH)
III. I-J Consult, Millennium City, (Off Pentecost Convention Centre Road), Kasoa (Mode of payment – CASH)
IV. Ghana Post Company Limited (Regional and District Capitals) – (Mode of payment – CASH)
V. All Network Branches of GCB, ADB, GT, ARB Apex, Republic All Network Branches of Prudential and Zenith Banks nationwide.
How to apply
Online applicants should visit http://apply.ucc.edu.gh/ then go to Admissions and click on Apply Online for further instructions. Applicants should select the CERTIFICATE, DIPLOMA or DEGREE SANDWICH application type.
A. Direct Entry
i. Post-Senior High School candidates with passes in 5 subjects. Three (3) of the (5) subjects must be in core subjects (including English language, Mathematics and either Integrated Science or Social Studies) and two elective subjects with a minimum aggregate of 24 for SSSCE and 36 for WASSCE or ‘O’ level
ii. Applicants with Teachers’ Certificate ‘A’ or Certificate in Early Childhood Education from recognized institutions with GPA of 2.5 or better
B. Entry through examination and interview
i. Applicants must be 25 years and above and must have written SSSCE, WASSCE, ‘O’ Level or an equivalent examination with at least three credit passes.
ii. Applicants with certificate in Early Childhood Education from recognized institutions with GPA between 2.4 and 1.5.
The examination and interview begins on Friday, May 7,2021, at the Department of Basic Education, University of Cape Coast.
Deadlines for the sale of scratch cards and submission of completed application forms are Friday, 30th April 2021 and Friday, 7th May 2021 respectively.