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The University of Cape Coast has opened its undergraduate sandwich windows for the 2021/2022 academic year. Applications are therefore 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 the Centres listed below:

1.0   SALES CENTRES      

a.       Cashier’s Office, University of Cape Coast (Mode of payment – CASH)

b.       University of Cape Coast – Accra Office, Tesano – Accra (Mode of payment – CASH)

c.       I-J Consult, Millennium City, (Off Pentecost Convention Centre Road), Kasoa (Mode of payment – CASH)

d.       Ghana Post Company Limited (Regional and District Capitals) – (Mode of payment – CASH)

e.       All Network Branches of GCB Bank Nationwide

f.        All Network Branches of ADB Bank Nationwide

g.      All Network Branches of GT Bank Nationwide

h.      All Network Branches of ARB Apex Bank Nationwide

i.        All Network Branches of Republic Bank Nationwide

j.        All Network Branches of Consolidated Bank Nationwide

k.      All Network Branches of Prudential Bank Nationwide

l.        All Network Branches of Zenith Bank Nationwide

COST OF APPLICATION E-VOUCHERS

                    i.            Ghanaian Applicants         –           GH¢ 220.00 per voucher

                  ii.            International Applicants   –           USD$ 100.00 per voucher

Deadlines for the sale of scratch cards and submission of completed application forms are Friday, 30th April, 2021 and Friday, 7th May, 2021 respectively.

2.0   ONLINE APPLICATIONS

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 CERTIFICATEDIPLOMA or DEGREE SANDWICH application type.

Applicants are advised to select from the programmes listed below only. 

3.0       COLLEGE OF EDUCATION STUDIES

3.1       FACULTY OF EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATIONS

            DEPARTMENT OF BASIC EDUCATION

a.      DIPLOMA PROGRAMME IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

1.      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

2.      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.

Note:  Candidates in category (2) would be required to pass a selection examination and interview scheduled for Friday, 7th May, 2021 at the Department of Basic Education, UCC.

TARGET GROUP

i.        Untrained early childhood teachers

ii.   Teachers in Basic Schools interested in early childhood education

iii.  Staff of NGOs working in child care institutions

v.   Staff of Ministry of Women and Children Affairs

DURATION

The programme is by sandwich and will cover three (3) long vacation periods of eight (8) weeks each (May – July)

FEES

Fresh students                       –           GH¢ 2,136.00

Diploma Year Two:               –           GH¢2,008.00

Diploma Year Three:           –           GH¢2,055.00

b.         BACHELOR OF EDUCATION (POST-DIPLOMA) DEGREE PROGRAMME IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

1.    Direct Entry

      Applicants with Diploma in Early Childhood Education from recognized institutions with a GPA of 2.5 or better

2.    Entry through Examination and Interview

Applicants with Diploma in Early Childhood Education from recognized institutions with GPA between 2.4 and 1.5.

Note:  Candidates in category (2) would be required to pass a selection examination and interview scheduled for Friday, 7th May, 2021 at the Department of Basic Education, UCC.

TARGET GROUP

1.            Teachers in Basic Schools interested in early childhood education

2.            Staff of NGOs working in child care institutions

3.            Staff of Ministry of Women and Children Affairs

DURATION

The programme is by sandwich and will cover two long vacation periods of eight (8) weeks each (May – July) and a December to January session (within one academic year).

FEES

Fresh students                      –           GH¢ 2, 124.00

Continuing students:            –           GH¢ 2,166.00For further information call 0332097559

c.         BACHELOR OF EDUCATION (POST-DIPLOMA) DEGREE PROGRAMME IN BASIC EDUCATION

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

       1.       Direct Entry

Applicants with Diploma in Basic Education from recognized institutions with a GPA of 2.5 or better

     2.    Entry through Examination and Interview

      Applicants with Diploma in Basic Education from recognized institutions with GPA between 2.4 and 1.5.

Note:  Candidates in category (2) would be required to pass a selection examination and interview scheduled for Friday, 7th May, 2021.

TARGET GROUP

a.             Teachers in Basic Schools interested in basic education

b.            Staff of NGOs working in child care institutions

c.             Staff of Ministry of Women and Children Affairs

DURATION

The programme is by sandwich and will cover two long vacation periods of eight (8) weeks each (May – July) and a December to January session.

FEES

Fresh students                       –           GH¢ 2,556.00

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Continuing students:Post-Diploma Year Two:     –           GH¢2,869.00

For further information call 0332097559

3.2       DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE EDUCATION

a.         BACHELOR OF SCIENCE EDUCATION – POST DIPLOMA

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

i.                    Diploma in Basic Education (Science and Mathematics Option) 

ii.                  Diploma in Basic Education (Technical Science Option)

iii.           Higher National Diploma (HND) in any science related area from any accredited institution with a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 2.5

DURATION

Three Sandwich Semesters – First Semester begins in May, 2021

FEES

Fresh students           –           GH¢ 3, 019.00

3.3       DEPARTMENT OF VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION

a.         BACHELOR OF EDUCATION (HOME ECONOMICS)

1.      Food and Nutrition

2.      Clothing and Textiles

Note:  Applicants must indicate which one of the two options they are applying for.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

1.      Holders of HND in Hotel, Catering and Hospitality/Institutional Management and related disciplines

2.      Holders of HND in Fashion Design and related disciplines

3.      Holders of Diploma in Home Economics / Home Science

4.      Holders of Diploma in Basic Education from Colleges of Education or Psychology with options in Vocational Studies

5.      Holders of advance certificates in relevant related fields with passes in Maths, Science and English

6.      SSCE/WASSCE with grades not less than C/C6 in three electives and three core subjects

DURATION

Five Sandwich Semesters – First Semester:  May – July, 2021

FEES

Fresh students                       –           GH¢ 2,750.00

Continuing students              –           GH¢ 2,560.00

3.4       DEPARTMENT OF VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION

a.         BACHELOR OF EDUCATION (COMMUNICATION DESIGN) POST DIPLOMA

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

1.      Holders of HND in Commercial Art or Industrial Art (Graphic Design/Communication Design option) from accredited local or international tertiary institutions

2.      Holders of Diploma in Art (Graphic Design or Communication Design) from accredited local or international institutions

3.      Holders of Diploma in Basic Education from accredited local or international tertiary institutions with Visual Art or Painting and Decorating background

4.      Holders of Diploma in Computer Graphics, Website Design, Photography, Animation, Multimedia, Advertising, Film Editing and Printing/Publishing from accredited local or international tertiary institutions

DURATION

Five Sandwich Sessions  – First Semester: May – July, 2021

FEES

Fresh students                       –           GH¢ 2,548.00

Continuing students             –           GH¢ 2,350.00

3.5       DEPARTMENT OF VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION

a.         BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS EDUCATION (PAINTING) POST-DIPLOMA

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

1.         Holders of HND Commercial Art or Industrial Art (Painting, Illustration or Painting and Decorating options) from accredited local or international tertiary institutions

2.         Holders of Diploma in Fine Art (Painting, Illustration or Painting and Decorating) from accredited local or international tertiary institutions

3.         Holders of Diploma in Basic Education from accredited local or international tertiary institutions with Visual Art or Painting and Decorating background

DURATION

Five Sandwich Sessions – First Semester: May – July, 2021

FEES

Fresh students                       –           GH¢ 2,548.00

Continuing students              –           GH¢ 2,335.00

            Applicants are to note that this programme will be offered ONLY on UCC main campus.

4.0       COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES AND LEGAL STUDIES

4.1       FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES

a.         DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY AND REGIONAL PLANNING

1.     DIPLOMA IN TRANSPORT AND ROAD SAFETY MANAGEMENT

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

1.      Post SSSCE/WASSSCE: Candidates must obtain three (3) credit passes in Core English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science and or Social Studies. Additionally, candidates must have credit passes in Geography and one of the following subjects: Economics, Elective Mathematics/Statistics, Business Management, Government and History.

2.      Others: The programme is also available to candidates with certificates in basic road safety or fleet management or certificate in intermediate or advanced vocational/technical training

TARGET GROUPS

The programme targets drivers in governmental and non-governmental institutions/organizations, transport unions such as the Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU), Kingdom Transport, Metro Mass Transport Services (MMTS), Progressive Transport Owners Association (PROTOA), Car Rentals as well as educational institutions in the country.

DURATION

Three (3)  long vacation semesters lasting 8 weeks each.  The first Semester begins in May, 2021.

FEES

Fresh students                         –          GH¢2,870.00

Continuing students                –          GH¢2,500.00

2.     BSc. TRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT – POST- DIPLOMA

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

Applicants should possess any of the following:

1.      Diploma in Transport & Road Safety Management from a recognised institution.

2.      Higher National Diploma (HND) in Automobile or Mechanical Engineering from an accredited institution.

3.      Obtained a minimum of Second class (lower division) and

In addition to any of the above, the applicant should have: 

4.      Worked in an automobile or related industry for at least two (2) years.

5.      Passed a departmental interview selection process.

DURATION

Three (3)  long vacation semesters lasting 8 weeks each.  The first Semester begins in May, 2021. 

FEES

Fresh students                         –          GH¢2,870.00

b.         DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY AND ANTHROPOLOGY

i.                    DIPLOMA IN SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR AND CONFLICT MANAGEMENT

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

Applicants should possess any of the following:

1.       Certificate in Social Behaviour and Conflict Management from the University of Cape Coast

2.       GCE ‘A’ level passes in two subjects and ‘O’ level credit passes in English and Mathematics

3.       GCE ‘O’ level passes in five subjects including English and Mathematics

4.       Aggregate 24/36 or better in SSSCE / WASSCE including English and Mathematics

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5.       Teacher’s Certificate ‘A’ with ‘O’ level credit passes English and Mathematics

6.       Stenographer Grade Two Certificate and any other related certificates. 

TARGET GROUPS

The programme is open to interested persons who have any of the above qualifications.  We would however wish to encourage workers in the protection agencies – the Police Service, Prison Service, Customs, Excise and Preventive Service, Fire Service, Immigration and National Disaster Management Organisation, Social Workers and Country Development Officers to apply.

Note:  Candidates with good passes in the elective subjects but do not have credit in Core Mathematics or Core English would be required to pass a selection examination to be conducted by the Department at a later date.

DURATION

Three (3) long vacation semesters lasting eight (8) weeks each.  First Semester begins in May, 2021.

FEES:             Fresh Students                      –           GH¢ 2,800.00

Continuing Students             –           GH¢ 2,400.00

ii.                  BACHELOR OF ARTS (POST-DIPLOMA) DEGREE PROGRAMME IN SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR AND CONFLICT MANAGEMENT

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

a.   Diploma in Social Behaviour and Conflict Management, University of Cape Coast (UCC).

b.   Related Diploma Certificates, such as:

·         Diploma in Labour Studies – UCC, CDS, GIMPA, UG – Legon.

·         Diploma in Social Work – University of Ghana, Legon

·         Diploma in Adult Education –  University of Ghana, Legon

·         Diploma in a related discipline 

TARGET GROUPS

The programme is open to interested persons who have any of the above qualifications.  In particular, workers in the protection agencies – the Police Service, Prison Service, Customs, Excise and Preventive Service, Fire Service, Immigration Service, National Disaster Management Organisation, Social Workers and Country Development Officers are encouraged to apply.

DURATION

Three (3) long vacation semesters lasting 8 weeks each.  First Semester begins in May, 2021.

FEES:             Fresh Students                      –           GH¢ 2,850.00

Continuing Students             –           GH¢ 2,450.00

For further information, contact – office line: 03321-36072  Mobile Numbers:  0244089124, 0249240186

4.2       FACULTY OF ARTS

a.         DEPARTMENT OF FRENCH

1.      DIPLOMA IN FRENCH FOR SPECIAL PURPOSES

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

i.        SSSCE / WASSCE with five credit passes including English, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies

ii.      GCE ‘A’ level passes in three subjects and ‘O’ level credit passes in English and Mathematics

iii.    GCE ‘O’ level passes in five subjects including English and Mathematics

TARGET GROUP:

i.                    Students

ii.                  Business Executives and Professionals who require an operational knowledge of French for their specific purposes

DURATION

This is a one-year programme spread over two sandwich semesters.  The first semester begins in May, 2021.

FEES:            Ghanaian Students       – GH¢2, 600.00

International Students  – 600 USD

5.0       COLLEGE OF HEALTH AND ALLIED SCIENCES

5.1      SCHOOL OF NURSING

a.         B.Sc. NURSING

TARGET GROUPS

Professionals with Nursing Diploma who are currently working in the Health Services on a full or part-time basis.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

Applicant must:

i.                    Be a Registered General Nurse (RGN) with a diploma from a recognized institution, and must have a minimum working experience of not less than three (3) years. 

ii.                  Have an active registration with the Nurses and Midwives Council (NMC).

iii.                Pass a  written test followed by a selection interview

If offered a place, the candidate must complete a health check and provide satisfactory references.

DURATION

Three (3) sandwich semesters each lasting eight (8) weeks followed by inter-semester courses during vacation. 

First Semester: May – July, 2021

FEES:

               Fresh Students                      –           GH¢3,700.00

Continuing Students   –         GH¢3,500.00

For further enquiries please contact:  03320-91403

b.      B.Sc. (MENTAL HEALTH NURSING)

TARGET GROUPS

The programme is targeted at Mental Health Nurses who are currently working in the Health Services on a full or part-time basis.

 ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

  Applicant must:

i.                    Be a Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN) with a Diploma from a recognized institution with a minimum working experience of three (3) years.

ii.                  Have an active registration with the Nurses and Midwives Council (NMC).

iii.                Pass a written test followed by a selection interview

If offered a place, the candidate must complete a health check and provide satisfactory references.

DURATION

Three (3) sandwich semesters each lasting eight (8) weeks followed by inter-semester courses during vacation. 

First Semester: May – July, 2021

FEES:

               Fresh Students                          –              GH¢3,800.00

Continuing Students       –           GH¢3,600.00

For further enquiries please contact:  03320-91403

c.         B.Sc. (COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH NURSING)

TARGET GROUPS

The programme is targeted at Mental Health Nurses who are currently working in the Health Services on a full or part-time basis.

 ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

 Applicant must:

i.                    Be a Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN) with a Diploma from a recognized Nursing Training College (NTC) with a minimum working experience of three (3) years.

ii.                  Have an active registration with the Nurses and Midwives Council (NMC).

iii.                Pass a written test followed by a selection interview

If offered a place, the candidate must complete a health check and provide satisfactory references.

DURATION

Three (3) sandwich semesters each lasting eight (8) weeks followed by inter-semester courses during vacation. 

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First Semester:            May – July, 2021

FEES:

              Fresh Students                        –           GH¢3,800.00

Continuing Students    –         GH¢3,600.00

For further enquiries please contact:  03320-91403

5.2       SCHOOL OF ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES

a.                  DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT

i.                    BSc. HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT (SANDWICH) 

TARGET GROUPS

The programme is targeted at Health Information Officers and Medical Records Staff 

      ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

1.       A good HND or Diploma in either Statistics or Health Information, preferably first class, second class (upper or lower) division or its equivalent from a recognized tertiary institution

2.      Certificate in Health Information Management from UCC

 ii.                  CERTIFICATE COURSE IN HEALTH INFORMATION OR ITS EQUIVALENT

(a). Applicants with a six weeks and/or six months certificate from Kintampo or any recognized institution would be admitted into a two (2) semester Certificate (Access) Course.

1. Applicants for the Certificate (Access) course must have a minimum of D or C6 in English Language and Mathematics

2. Applicants with a six weeks and/or six months certificate in Health Records will have to pass an entrance examination and interview

3. The entrance examination will consist of an aptitude test and a general paper.  Candidates who pass all the papers in the entrance examination will then qualify for an interview 

(b).       MATURE CANDIDATES

1.      Mature candidates must be at least 25years at the time of applying (a certified birth certificate will be required)

2.      G.C.E. ‘O’ level or SSSCE/WASSCE credit passes in English Language and Core Mathematics

3.      Mature candidates will be admitted into a two (2) semester Certificate (Access) Course

4.      The entrance examination will consist of an aptitude test and a general paper.  Candidates who pass all the papers in the entrance examination will then qualify for the interview

Note:  all candidates will be required to pass a selection interview

DURATION

i.                    Four (4) long vacation periods (8 weeks each) HND or Diploma

ii.                  Two (2) long vacation periods (8 weeks each) for Certificate Course    

               First Semester: May -July, 2021

FEES:

               Fresh Students            –           GH¢3,300.00

               Continuing Students    –           GH¢2,950.00

b.         DEPARTMENT OF MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCE

1.      BSc. MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCE – POST DIPLOMA

      ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

       Applicants must:

i.           Possess a good HND / Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology, preferably first class, second class (upper or lower) division or its equivalent from a recognized tertiary institution

ii.         Applicants with BSc. in Applied Biology, Biological Sciences, Laboratory Technology or any other with a minimum of two years post qualification experience in the Clinical Laboratory are eligible to apply

2.      ACCESS PROGRAMME INTO BSC. MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCE

i.          Applicants should be 25 years and above and must have practiced medical laboratory science for a minimum of three years

ii.        Applicants must have a minimum of credit passes in English and Maths and a certificate in medical laboratory from a recognized institution.

Applicants with HND laboratory technology also qualify to enroll in the programme.  Successful applicants will be invited for an interview

Graduates of the access program will be enrolled into the four (4) semester BSc. Medical Laboratory Science programme.

DURATION

Two (2) years (4 Semesters) for the BSc. Medical Laboratory Science ProgrammeOne (1) Semester for the Access Programme

                 * First Semester begins in May, 2021

FEES:

             Fresh Students                   –           GH¢2,960.00

             Continuing Students         –           GH¢2,680.00

6.0       COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL SCIENCES

6.1      SCHOOL OF PHYSICAL SCIENCES

a.         B.Sc. LABORATORY TECHNOLOGY – POST DIPLOMA

           ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

Applicants must possess a Higher National Diploma (HND) in Science Laboratory Technology, Chemical Engineering, and Water and Sanitation, preferably First Class, Second Class (Upper or Lower) division or its equivalent from recognized tertiary institution.

DURATION

               Three (3) sandwich semesters each lasting eight (8) weeks  

First Semester: May – July, 2021

FEES:

               Fresh Students                      –           GH¢3,100.00

Continuing Students    –        GH¢3,000.00

7.0       ACCOMMODATION

The sandwich programmes are non-residential, and students outside Cape Coast will be responsible for securing their own accommodation on campus. There are accommodation options in the halls of residence to choose from.

8.0       COMPLETION OF APPLICATION FORMS

Applicants are advised to read, very carefully, instructions on the admission forms before completing them. 

Fees for all programmes should be paid into UCC Sandwich Admissions Account (Account Number 3021130000995, University of Cape Coast Branch) at any networked branch of Ghana Commercial Bank.

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  1. Pls I bought a voucher for the sandwich degree program but when filling the forms the courses that display are all diploma courses. What can I do please

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