If you're thinking about coming to study at the University of Plymouth from Ghana, this page has all the information you need.
To reward outstanding achievement the University of Plymouth offers scholarship schemes to help towards funding your studies. You could get up to 50% off your tuition fees in your first year.
We require applicants to have completed the West African Senior School Certificate with a minimum of C6 or above (in English and Maths) and the West African General Certificate of Education Advanced Level with good overall grades to be considered for first-year entry. The Ghanaian Higher National Diploma may also be considered for advanced entry on a case by case basis.
For applicants that do not meet these requirements, there are foundation options available via the University of Plymouth and our partner college on campus, University of Plymouth International College (UPIC).
|A level||UCAS tariff||West African GCE A level|
We require applicants to have completed the Ghanaian bachelor degree from a recognised institution with the following degree classification:
|Ghanaian degree classification||Ghanaian degree classification - Alternative name||UK degree equivalent|
|2:1||Second class - upper division||2:1|
|2:2||Second class - lower division||2:2|
Your UoP Regional Student Recruitment Coordinator is Margaret Ajiduah.
Margaret is the University of Plymouth's Student Recruitment Coordinator for West Africa.
Margaret is based in Nigeria and is on hand to answer any questions you might have about applying to and studying at the University of Plymouth.
For more help and advice, get in touch with our agents in Ghana — they'll be happy to help!
Ready to take your next steps in applying to study with the University of Plymouth?
For further information and guidance on applying to study with us, visit our 'International students – how to apply' page.
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