Application Requirements

GRADING SYSTEM AND UNIVERSITY ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

It is announced for the information of the University Community and the General Public that the Academic Board at its 295th Meeting held on 16th September, 2008 approved a new Grading System and the University Admission Requirements for WASSCE/SSSCE applicants as follows:

CREDIT in the THREE WASSCE/SSSCE Core subjects i.e. English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science, and CREDIT in THREE WASSCE/SSSCE Elective Subjects or its equivalent relevant to the chosen programme with Aggregate 24 or better.

Please NOTE the change from PASS to CREDIT and Aggregate 20 to 24. Passes, i.e D7 and E8 are not acceptable.

All other certificate holders should have a minimum of CREDIT in all subjects.

 
MINIMUM AGE FOR MATURE STUDENTS APPLYING TO ENTER KNUST

It is announced for the information of the University Community and the General Public that the Academic Board at its 295th Meeting held on 16th September, 2008 approved a new Minimum Age one can attain before applying to the University as a Mature Student.

The new AGE for mature applicants has now been reduced from 30 years to 25 years at the time of applying for admission.

All Provosts, Deans, Heads of Department must take note and amend their entry requirements to conform to the new regulation.