Information and Advice for Prospective Students from Ghana

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Ghana

As one of the UK’s leading modern universities, students from more than 100 countries apply to the University of Lincoln each year for degree level studies.

To help you prepare, the following information provides guidance on the entrance requirements you will need to meet, alongside further information in support of your application.

Entry Requirements

Prospective students from Ghana are required to meet the following University of Lincoln entry requirements:

Students who do not meet the minimum undergraduate entry requirements may be eligible for entry onto a Lincoln International Study Centre Foundation or International Year One programme. For more information, please visit the International Study Centre website.

Prospective students require one of the following qualifications for entry into year one of an undergraduate degree:

  • Successful completion of a recognised International Foundation Course
  • General Certificate of Education Advanced Level
  • Specific information on IB requirements can be found on the individual course page.

 

 

 

Advanced Entry (Undergraduate)

Depending on your academic background and intended course of study, it may be possible to apply for advanced entry into year 2 or 3 of a University of Lincoln undergraduate course.

Prospective students with a Higher National Diploma (HND) from a recognised institution can be considered for advanced entry.  A minimum GPA of 3.0 (Second Class Upper Division) is required. 

For more information, please contact the Student Administration Team: admissions@lincoln.ac.uk.

For more information, please contact the International Admissions Team: intadmissions@lincoln.ac.uk.

Postgraduate Taught (e.g MA/MSc)

Entry requirements for postgraduate (master degree) programmes vary by course.  You will require a Bachelor degree from a recognised institution with the following grades:

  • Second Class (Upper Division) or a GPA of 3.25 for programmes that require a 2:1 honours degree
  • Second Class (Lower Division) or a GPA of 2.51 for programmes that require a 2:2 honours degree 
     

Specific information on postgraduate entry requirements can be found on the individual programme page.
 

Postgraduate Research (e.g. MPhil/PhD)

Postgraduate Research opportunities at the University of Lincoln range from MRes and MA by Research to MPhil / PhD.  For further information on entry requirements please visit the individual subject pages.

Please note that the information above is for guidance purposes only and is not an exhaustive list of accepted qualifications. To check if your qualification is eligible, please contact the International Admissions Team.

Please note that the information above is for guidance purposes only and is not an exhaustive list of accepted qualifications. To check if your qualification is eligible, please contact the Student Administration Team.

English Language Requirements

Prospective students require one of the following qualifications:

  • IELTS 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in each band score) or equivalent. Please note that some courses require a higher score
  • Senior Secondary School Certificate English Language at grades A-C. This qualification should usually have been obtained less than 5 years before enrolling at the University of Lincoln.

 

Students who do not meet the above English language requirements may be eligible for entry onto a Pre Sessional English and Academic Study Skills (PEASS) course.

Further information regarding English language requirements and Pre Sessional Courses can be found on our English Requirements page.

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Fees and Funding

Tuition Fees

University of Lincoln students are required to pay tuition fees for each year of their course. Further information regarding tuition fees and how to pay can be found on the following pages:

Undergraduate Programmes
Postgraduate Programmes

Scholarships

Each year, the University of Lincoln is delighted to award a number of scholarships and bursaries to suitably qualified students from around the world. Depending on your academic ability, intended programme of study and nationality, the level of scholarship / bursary can vary.

Meet Us in Ghana

Representatives from the University of Lincoln regularly attend events around the world. For more information on events taking place in Ghana, please contact international@lincoln.ac.uk.

Our Senior International Officer, Mr Liam Howarth will be at the following event in Accra, Ghana in February and March 2019:

 Date/Time

Event/Location

28th February and 1st March 2019

10:00 -16:00 (both days)

British Council Exhibition, Accra

Swiss Spirit Hotel & Suites Alisa Accra

 

If you would like to meet Liam please contact him at lhowarth@lincoln.ac.uk and arrange an appointment. Liam will be in Ghana from 26th February - 2nd March 2019.  

Our Global Education Agents in Ghana

The University of Lincoln work with a number of agents and representatives around the world. As part of their role, they can provide information and support in the following areas:

  • Study opportunities in the UK
  • Applying to the University of Lincoln
  • Advice and support

Bonfield Educational Advisory
Web: http://www.beadgh.com/
Email: studywithbead@gmail.com
Tel: +233 549 930 023

CUPA Study International 
42 Olusegun Obasanjo Way
Pig Farm Junction 
PO Box TF 70
Accra
Ghana

Tel: +233 (0) 302 224516 / +233 (0) 208299657
Instagram: @cupastudy
Twitter: @cupaghana
Web: www.cupaghana.net

Students4UK
Web: http://studnets4uk.com/
Email: info@students4uk.com
Tel: +44 161 6 604 180

UKEAS
Web: http://www.ukeas.com.gh/
Email: accra@ukeas.com.gh
Tel: +233 302 798 181

PFL Group International Limited – Ghana (Accra Office)
La Bawaleshi Road
Okponglo- East Legon
near Ecobank Ghana Limited -
Okponglo Branch
Accra GA417
Ghana
Contact: Kwame Odame
Email: Kwame.odame@preparationforlife.com
Tel: +233 (0)302765090

 

Our Global Education Agents

The University of Lincoln work with a number of Agents and representatives around the world. As part of their role, they can provide information and support in the following areas:

  • Study opportunities in the UK
  • Applying to the University of Lincoln
  • Advice and support

For more information about our regional Agents and representatives, please email the International Team on international@lincoln.ac.uk.

Contact the International Office

Tel: +44 (0)1522 886040 (During office hours, 8:30am - 5:00pm GMT, Monday - Friday)

Email: international@lincoln.ac.uk or use our online enquiry form.