Requirements

Admissions into Lancaster University Ghana is highly selective process which is based on the information provided during the application process.

 

Foundation requirements
 
Admission to the Foundation programme will be based on:
 
West African Curriculum:
Grade C minimum in the best 5 subjects of the WASSCE with a minimum of C4 in Math and C4 in English
- English Proficiency Test results (either IELTS, PTE) for those who score below C4 for English
- SAT when necessary
 
British System: 
- Successful completion of ‘AS’ Level with five credits at ‘O’ Level (IGCSE/GCSE/Olevels-               minimum of grade C in Maths and English) 
 
International Baccalaureate:
- Successful completion of IB year 1 with five credits at ‘O’ Level (IGCSE/GCSE/Olevels-               minimum of grade C in Maths and English) 
 
French curriculum:
- Successful completion of French IB year 1 
- English Proficiency Test results (either IELTS,PTE/Pearson) compulsory
 
English requirements:
- Overall IELTS score of 5.5 (each component should be a minimum of 5.0) or PTE/Pearson score    of 59 (each component should be a minimum of 47)
 
Age:
- Minimum of 17years
 
 
Undergraduate requirements
 
Admission to the first year of each undergraduate degree programme will be based on either:
 
A levels:
- Three GCE Advanced Levels (Grade C or above) with five credits at ‘O’ Level                               (IGCSE/GCSE/Olevels-minimum of grade C in Maths and English)
 
IB English:
- Overall score of 27 points with 16 points from the best three HL subjects in the International           Baccalaureate with five credits at ‘O’ Level (IGCSE/GCSE/Olevels-minimum of grade C in Maths   and English)
 
International Foundation:
- Students achieving a pass (50% or above) in the Foundation Year at the Lancaster University site  in Accra or equivalent standard in another Foundation Programme approved by Lancaster      University
 
IB French System :
- Overall marks of 9 in the total average score (with a 6.5 IELTS score with a min of 5.5 score in       each component)
 
Option International Baccalaureate (OIB) :
- Overall marks of 8.5 in the total average score. (with a 6.5 IELTS score and a min of 5.5 score in    each component)
 
Age:
- Minimum of 18 years
 
 
Executive MBA requirements
 
You will require all the following to be considered for the Executive MBA programme: 
 
- A good first degree (typically second class honours or above) from a recognised university or         equivalent professional qualification 
 
- At least five years’ full-time professional/managerial work experience after graduating 
 
- A well-balanced GMAT score* of at least 600 (including a good AWA score) if your degree was       obtained from a non-UK university  
 
- Two good references, one from your current employer (normally your immediate line manager) and   one from someone who is able to judge your academic ability 
 
- A satisfactory interview with a member of the programme's admissions team You will also need to  include with your application a copy of your degree certificate or transcript, and a CV, plus      relevant English language test certificates, IELTS 7.0 or TOEFL iBT 100