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The University has a long history of accepting Ghanaian students onto its degree programmes; examples in recent years include Biotechnology, Built Environment, Business Information Management, Construction Project Management, Engineering, Law, Nursing Science, Project Management, Public Health and many more.Ghana

Students who join Northumbria University will enjoy teaching that is both research informed and practice led, with strong links to industry and professional bodies. Many of our programmes are professionally accredited and give students opportunities to directly engage with real world projects and challenges. Our campuses are designed to provide you with a vibrant and friendly environment in which to study and live so that you have the support you need in order to make the most of your time with us.

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For details on our English Language Requirements and Pre-Sessional Courses visit our English Language Centre pages.

Although some courses have specific requirements for entry, Northumbria will consider any qualification for entry to its courses.

For Entry On To: You Will Need: Grade Required:
International Foundation Programme

WAEC (WASSCE)/ NECO - A to D grades in 5 subjects

A to D grades in 5 subjects

1st Year Undergraduate Polytechnic National Diploma    
Level 5 Entry University Diploma   
Level 6 Entry Polytechnic Higher National Diploma   
Postgraduate Programmes  Bachelor Degree Second class lower / 50% / C / 2.0 for courses requiring a 2:2

Second class upper / 60% / B / 3.0 for courses requiring a 2:1
Graduate Certificate Bachelor Degree 1.5/4.0 CGPA or 40% (pass) 

Please note these are general entry guidelines.  Actual requirements may vary depending on your chosen course of study and certain courses may have specific or additional entry requirements, full details of which can be found by clicking our Course link.  Decisions for entry will also be based on personal statements, previous study information and not just your final course grading. 

For most degree level and above courses we accept the following qualifications as evidence of English Language.

 

WAEC – We typically require C6 for most courses*

 

NECO (accepted for September 2022 Intake onwards) – we typically require B3 for most courses*

 

Please upload your WAEC/NECO certificate as part of your application where possible, along with a copy of your scratch card where applicable.

 

*Please note that these tests may not be acceptable for certain Professional or Pre Registration Health Courses. Other courses may have different grading requirements.

For further enquiries, help submitting your application and interviews in your area please contact your local Northumbria University representative whose details are listed below.

BCIE British Canadian International Education

Off Oxford Street | Behind SSNIT Hosp | Next door to Mama Mia Restaurant | Osu, Accra | Ghana

  • Phone: 0302 778 748, 0302 786 534

BCIE British Canadian International Education

PO Box 1531 | Bedford | United Kingdom | MK40 9EN

  • Phone: 0870 803 4317, 0870 803 4318

Excel-Plus Education

1st Floor, 106 Westlands Blvd | Adjacent West Legon Pharmacy | Accra | Ghana | 00233

  • Phone: +233(0)243334894

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

Units 1901-3 | 19/F, Strand 50 | 50 Bonham Strand | Sheung Wan | Hong Kong 

  • Phone: (8864) 2328 5946
  • Fax: (8864 ) 2328 3363

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

53 Deene Close | Adderbury | Oxon | United Kingdom | OX17 3LD

  • Phone: 01295 816 878

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

169/4A Otswe Sreet | Tedzii Ashieshi La | Osu Nyaniba (Behind The Methodist Church, Rev. Peter Kwei Dagadu Memorial | Society, Accra | Ghana 

  • Phone: 233 302 798181
  • Fax: 233 502568920

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

Ground Floor (Suite 10A) | JBS Plaza | No 375 Civic Centre Road | Kano State | Nigeria

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

3rd Floor, 76 Opebi Road | Ikeja | Lagos | Nigeria

  • Phone: 234 1 7419173

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

2A Louis Solomon Close (Street beside Silverbird Galleria)  | Off Ahmadu Bello Way | Victoria Island | Lagos | Nigeria

  • Phone: 234 (0) 1 2915 972

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

Suite 3, 2nd Floor, Hatlab Place | Plot 1952 Sokode Crescent,

off Dalaba Street (Left Turn), off Michael Okpara Road | Wuse Zone 5 | Abuja FCT | Nigeria

  • Phone: 234 8158868765

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

1st Floor, Ile Ori Detu | 1 Shell Close | Onireke Ibadan | Oyo State | Nigeria

  • Phone: 234 1 7419173

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

Suite B8, Bethel Plaza | Plot 36 Garden Avenue | Enugu | Enugu State | Nigeria  

  • Phone: 2347059193156
  • Fax: 2348035323765

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

Plot 156, No 11 Tom Inko-Tariah Street | Rumuogba Estate | Port Harcourt | Rivers State | Nigeria 

  • Phone: 234 (0) 8116 709 992

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

Unit 301 GC Corporate Plaza | 150 Legaspi Street | Legaspi Village | Makati City | Philippines | 1229

  • Phone: 63-2-9409525
  • Fax: 63-2-9409547

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

Unit 713 7th Floor | East Wing of Greenland Centre | No.596  Middle Long Hua Road | Shanghai | China | 200032 

  • Phone: 0086-21-51765605/6
  • Fax: 0086-21-51765606*8016

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

Room 508, Block B, EAC | No. 18 Jiaogong Road | Xihu District | Hangzhou | Zhejiang Province | China | 310012

  • Phone: 86-571-28103168
  • Fax: 0086-571-28103168-801

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

Room 2301, Hongju Building | No. 535 Tiantong South Road | Yinzhou District | Ningbo | China | 315100

  • Phone: 0086 - 574 – 28861883

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

Building 5, 69 Zhangwu Road | Yangpu District | Shanghai | China | 200092 

  • Phone: 86-21-60347003

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

Room 113-114, Building D, Xi'an Jiaotong Liverpool University | No. 99 Ren'ai Road, Suzhou Industrial Park | Suzhou | Jiangsu province | China | 215123

  • Phone: 0086-512-81663779

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

Room A4, Floor 42, Nanjing City Centre | No. 1 South Zhongshan Road | Nanjing | Jiangsu Province | China | 21000

  • Phone: 0086 – 25 – 66096275

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

Unit 719-720, Center Business Building | No.88 Fuhua First Road | Futian District | Shenzhen | China | 518000

  • Phone: 0755-83869681

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

4F-9 No 378 Wen-Shin Rd | Section 1 | Taichung City | Taiwan | 408

  • Phone: (8864 ) 2328 5946

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

4F-9 No 378 Wen-Shin Rd | Section 1 | Taichung City | Taiwan | 408

  • Phone: (8864 ) 2328 5946

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

3F No 121 Chung Ching South Road | Section 1 | Taipei | Taiwan | 100

  • Phone: (886 2) 2370 9780
  • Fax: (8862) 2370 9070

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

7F-2, No 38, Pei-Ta Road | Hsinchu | Taiwan | 300 

  • Phone: 886 3531 6441
  • Fax: 886 3531 6447

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

5F-6, No 11, Da Tong Road | Taoyuan | Taiwan | 330

  • Phone: 886 3 338 4716

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

5F-1, No 88 Chung Shan Road | Tainan |Taiwan | 700

  • Phone: 886 6 222 4790
  • Fax: 886 6 222 4792

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

2F-2, No 139 Zhongzheng 2nd Rd | Lingya District | Kaohsiung City | Taiwan | 802

  • Phone: 886 7 223 8800
  • Fax: 886 7 227 3080

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

No 61-9, Yi 1st Road | Jhongjheng District | Keelung City | Taiwan | 202 

  • Phone: 886 2 2424 1973
  • Fax: 886 2 2424 2073

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

4F-9 No 378 Wen-Shin Rd | Section 1 | Taichung City | Taiwan | 408

  • Phone: (8864 ) 2328 5946
  • Fax: (8864 ) 2328 3363

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

5th Floor, 35 Mach Dinh Chi | P. Da Kao | District 1 | Ho Chi Minh City | Vietnam 

  • Phone: +84 8 3824 6622
  • Fax: +86 8 3824 6611

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

(Hanoi Central) 1st Floor, Phu Dien Building | 83A Ly Thuong Kiet | Hoan Kiem | Hanoi | Vietnam 

  • Phone: +84 4 3941 1906
  • Fax: +84 4 3942 6724

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

(Hanoi West) 62-64 Tran Thai Tong | Cau Glay | Hanoi | Vietnam 

  • Phone: (84-4) 3792 5288
  • Fax: (84-4) 3792 5289

UKEAS Worldwide Limited (trading as Intake Education)

Unit No.S-1-24, First Floor, City Hall | Lorong City Mall | Jalan Lintas | Kota Kinabalu | Malaysia | 88300 |  

  

Worldwide Representatives

Australia Education Victoria Pty Ltd (trading as AECC Global)

2nd Floor L & R Building | 1018 A. Arnaiz Avenue | Makati City | Philippines | 1223

  • Phone: 0063 2232 9142

Australia Education Victoria Pty Ltd (trading as AECC Global)

 F-6, 1st Floor, Near Kailash Colony Metro Station | East of Kailash | New Delhi | India | 110065

  • Phone: (613) 91 11 44119999

Australia Education Victoria Pty Ltd (trading as AECC Global)

16 D | AKR Tower Building | Jl. Panjang No 5, Kebon Jeruk | Jakarta | Indonesia | 11530

  • Phone: 0062 811848244

Australia Education Victoria Pty Ltd (trading as AECC Global)

Ground floor | Sina 14 st & Acadimias corner | Athens | Greece | 10672

  • Phone: 0030 216 800 2893

Australia Education Victoria Pty Ltd (trading as AECC Global)

A-02-03, Level 2, Block A | Sunway Geo Avenue, Jalan Lagoon Selatan | Malaysia | 47500

  • Phone: 006012 988 9616

Australia Education Victoria Pty Ltd (trading as AECC Global)

Level-5, Sunrise Business Park | Charkhal | Dillibazar | Kathmandu | Nepal

  • Phone:  00977 1 4411136

Australia Education Victoria Pty Ltd (trading as AECC Global)

230 Victoria Street #07-03/04 | Bugis Junction Towers | Singapore | 188024

  • Phone: 0065 62799299

Australia Education Victoria Pty Ltd (trading as AECC Global)

319, 17th Floor, Chamchuri Square Building | Phayathai Road | Pathumwan | Bangkok | Thailand | 10330

  • Phone: 0066 2043 1500

Australia Education Victoria Pty Ltd (trading as AECC Global)

Ground Floor | 20 Queen Street | Melbourne | Australia | 3000

  • Phone: (613) 961 45900

Edvoy Educational Services Ltd

9 Portland Street | Aytoun Street entrance | Manchester | United Kingdom | M1 3BE

  • Phone: 44 (0) 161 233 4295
  • Fax: 0161 233 4296

Edvoy Educational Services Ltd

8 Cross Church Street | Huddersfield | United Kingdom | HD1 2PT

  • Phone: +44 (0) 148 453 0544

Edvoy Educational Services Ltd

Merchant House | 30 Cloth Market | Newcastle Upon Tyne | United Kingdom | NE1 1EE

Edvoy Educational Services Ltd

28 Office | Zahran Tower | Al Madinah Al Munawarah Road | Jeddah | Saudi Arabia

  • Phone: 966 (01) 2682 12 85

Edvoy Educational Services Ltd

Office No. 23 | 2nd Floor, Alqada Center | Al-Takhasusi Street (Opposite to Euromarche Hypermarket) | Riyadh | Saudi Arabia

  • Phone: 966 (011) 810 4444

Edvoy Educational Services Ltd

No.3 Bhavani Mansion | Nungambakkam High Road (GAA 4th Floor) | Nungambakkam | Chennai | India |600 034

  • Phone: +91 (004) 422 988 00-49

IDP Education Pty Ltd

33 Cathedral Road | Cardiff | United Kingdom | CF11 9HB

  • Phone: 029 2010 9129

IDP Education Pty Ltd

38-01, Jalan Austin Heights | 3/2 Taman Mount Austin | Johor Bahru | Johor D.T. | Malaysia | 81100

  • Phone: 607 364 0080
  • Fax: 607 364 0081

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Shanghai | China

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Room 2610-2617 | Level 26, Block A, Cyber Tower | No. 2 Zhongguancun South Street, Haidian District | Beijing | China | 100086

  • Phone: 86 10 5278 8989

IDP Education Pty Ltd

India

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Hong Kong

Email: emily.tse@idp.com

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Malaysia

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Philippines

IDP Education Pty Ltd

The Cathay | 2 Handy Road | #02-08 | Singapore | 229233

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Taiwan

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Vietnam

IDP Education Pty Ltd

12 FL, S&G Tower | 61 Seocho-daero 77-gil | Seochi-gu | Seoul | South Korea | 06611

  • Phone: 82 2 550 0303

IDP Education Pty Ltd

4th Floor, CP Tower | 313 Silom Road | Bangrak | Thailand

  • Phone: +66 2 638 3111

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Bangladesh

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Mauritius

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Indonesia

IDP Education Pty Ltd

United Arab Emirates

IDP Education Pty Ltd

United Arab Emirates

IDP Education Pty Ltd

United Arab Emirates

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Azerbaijan

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Kuwait

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Egypt

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Jordan

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Oman

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Saudi Arabia

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Turkey

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Office # 29-30, Park Lane Tower | 172 Tufail Road | Lahore Cantt | Pakistan

  • Phone: + 92 322 788 8828

IDP Education Pty Ltd

Soin Shopping Arcade | Mezzanine Floor (Suite 22) | Westlands Road | Nairobi | Kenya

IDP Education Pty Ltd

1st Floor, Bedford House | Fulham Green | 69-79 Fulham High Street | London | United Kingdom | SW6 3JW

  • Phone: 4402073846000

IDP Education Pty Ltd

15 Pitreavie Court, Pitreavie Business Park | Dunfermline | Fife | Scotland | United Kingdom | KY11

Kaplan International Colleges UK Limited

Palace House | 3 Cathedral Street | London | United Kingdom | SE1 9DE

  • Phone: 07876860515 (Preeya)

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

2nd Floor | 84 Opebi Road | Ikeja | Lagos | Nigeria 

  • Phone: 234 1 212 0530

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

2 Ahmed Onibudo Street | Victoria Island | Lagos | Nigeria

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

UG 36 Alfaro | Place 146 LP | Leviste Street Salcedo Village | Makati City | Philippines | 1227

  • Phone: 63 2 88179437
  • Fax: 86 10 5278 8999

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

4007 Central Plaza | 18 Harbour Road | Wanchai | Hong Kong

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

211-213 Regent Street | 3rd Floor | London | United Kingdom | W1B 4NF

  • Phone: (44) 020 7287 7040

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

613 Peter House | Oxford Street | Manchester | United Kingdom | MN1 5AN

  • Phone: 0161 209 3311

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

211-213 Regent Street | 3rd Floor | London | United Kingdom | W1B 4NF

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

Office No. 6, 6th Floor Crown Court Building | Old.No.34, New.No.128, Cathedral Road | Chennai | India | 600034

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

Suite 9-13, 1st Floor, Indra Palace | H Block, Middle Circle | Connaught Place | New Delhi | India |110001

  • Phone: 91 11 4202 8200

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

Takagi Building 3F | 2-15-14 Kamiosaki | Shinagawa | Tokyo | Japan | 141-0021 |

  • Phone: 81 (0) 3 5272 9142

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

2F, Nissei Building East | 2-2-13 Shibata | Kitaku | Osaka | Japan | 530-0012

  • Phone: 81 (0) 66 147 5681
  • Fax: 81 6 6345 5797

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

Remzi Oğuz Arık Mah. Bestekar Sokak | No 61A D4, Çankaya | Ankara | Turkey | 34433

  • Phone: 90 312 945 7485

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

Institute of Arab culture | Prince Mohammed Road, opposite to AlOthaim mall | 2nd Floor, Prince Mohammed Building for Youth Development Program | Dammam | Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

  • Phone: 966138154244

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

3rd Floor, 150 King Street West | Toronto  |  Ontario | Canada | M5H 3T9

  • Phone: +416 998 8532

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

Calle 106 # 54 - 78| Oficina. 702 | Bogota | Colombia

  • Phone: +57 318 3499429

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

China

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

2nd Floor | Agriculture Development Bank | Putalisadak | Kathmandu | Nepal | 44600

  • Phone: 9771 590 3980
  • Fax: 9771 590 3981

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

2nd Floor | Agriculture Development Bank | Putalisadak | Kathmandu | Nepal | 44600

  • Phone: 9771 590 3980, 9771 590 3980, 9771 590 3981

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

2/27, 4th Floor, Silk Centre | Murree Rd, Block B | Satellite Town | Rawalpindi | Pakistan | 46000

  • Phone: 92 308 1814264

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

Haleem Building Sector-G Street No 33/32| Education City | Behind Kindergarten, Phase 5 DHA | Lahore | Pakistan

  • Phone: 92 332 4674704

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

Office # 10, First Floor | JK Shopping Mall | University Road | Peshawar | Pakistan

  • Phone: 92 91 5840322, 92 345 9036903

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

House no. 57/A (4th floor, west) | Road no. 4/A | Dhanmondi | Dhaka | Bangladesh | 1209

  • Phone: 880 96780 96780

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

City College | Villa No 76 & 78, Street 652, Zone 56 | Mansoura Bin Talal Al Mamoura | Doha | Qatar |200197

  • Phone: 974 40 198 188

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

Ground Floor | Jimkan House Woodvale Grove | Westlands | Nairobi | Kenya | 12830-00400

  • Phone:  254 755688242/47/53

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

Second Floor | Amal Plaza | Links Road, Nyali | Mombasa | Kenya | 84453-80100

  • Phone: 254 780 450 642

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

Unit 43-G, Block D | Zenith Corporate Park Jalan SS7/26 | Kelana Jaya | Petaling Jaya Selangor | Malaysia

  • Phone: 60378861936

Study International UK Ltd (trading as SI-UK)

Plot 2, Spring Road Bugolobi | Kagga House, First Floor | Kampala | Uganda | 6962  

  • Phone: +256 770688532  

Xinlung Group Ltd (trading as United Kingdom Education Centre (UKEC)

Churchill House | 12 Mosley Street | Newcastle Upon Tyne | United Kingdom | NE1 1DE

  • Phone: 0191 230 6464

Xinlung Group Ltd (trading as United Kingdom Education Centre (UKEC)

The Colmore Building | 20 Colmore Circus Queensway | Birmingham | United Kingdom | B4 6AT

  • Phone: 0121 237 6017

Xinlung Group Ltd (trading as United Kingdom Education Centre (UKEC)

Evergreen House | 160 Euston Road | London | United Kingdom | NW1 2DX

  • Phone: 0207 383 2000

Xinlung Group Ltd (trading as United Kingdom Education Centre (UKEC)

1st Floor | 19 Windsor Place | Cardiff | United Kingdom | CF10 3BY

  • Phone: 0292 132 4782

Xinlung Group Ltd (trading as United Kingdom Education Centre (UKEC)

1st Floor, St James Building | 89 Oxford Street | Manchester | United Kingdom | M1 6FQ

  • Phone: 0161 236 0684

United Kingdom Education Centre (UKEC)

Landmark, Exchange Place 2| 5 Semple Street | Edinburgh | United Kingdom | EH3 8BL

  • Phone: 0131 558 9000

Xinlung Group Ltd (trading as United Kingdom Education Centre (UKEC)

D1216, U-Center Plaza | Wudaokou, No. 28 Chengfu Street | Haidian District | Beijing | China | 100083

  • Phone: 86 (10) 6266 6844, 86 (10) 6266 6845

Xinlung Group Ltd (trading as United Kingdom Education Centre (UKEC)

Rooms, 18-22, 10F, Tower B | International Academic Centre of Sichuan University | No. 65 North Kehua Road | Wuhou District | Chengdu | China | 610000

  • Phone: 86 (28) 6133 3946, 86 (28) 6133 3947

Xinlung Group Ltd (trading as United Kingdom Education Centre (UKEC)

Room 0228-B, Main Teaching Building Campus A | Chongqing University | No. 174 Shazheng Road, Shapingba District | Chongqing | China | 400044

  • Phone: 86 (23) 6510 5071, 86 (23) 6510 5072

Xinlung Group Ltd (trading as United Kingdom Education Centre (UKEC)

Room 813, Administration Building | Huaqiao University, No. 668 Jimei Avenue | Jimei District, Xiamen City | Fujian Province | China | 361021

  • Phone: 86 (592) 6167 625

Xinlung Group Ltd (trading as United Kingdom Education Centre (UKEC)

Unit 7B, Nadayu 28 Dagang, Jalan PJS 11/7| Bandar Sunway | Subang Jaya | Selangor Darul Ehsan | Malaysia 47500

Xinlung Group Ltd (trading as United Kingdom Education Centre (UKEC)

Plaza No. 6 | Sector C | Above Meezan Bank | DHA Phase 5, Lahore | Pakistan

  • Phone: 92 (0)300 0772378

Staff from the University make frequent visits to Ghana and details of confirmed staff visits are shown on this page. Our Ghana Country Officer is based in Lagos, Nigeria and will be happy to help with your enquiries at any time. For more information contact doyin.oladiran@northumbria.ac.uk Mobile: 08188157535

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