MBA Admission Requirements in Ghana


If you want to pursue MBA in Ghana, there are specific universities to enroll for the program. Below are the admission requirements to various universities in Ghana:

University of Ghana MBA Entry Requirements


Masters Programmes

A good first degree, preferably second class lower or better (or a Final Grade Point Average of at least 2.0), in a relevant field of study at the University of Ghana or any recognized/accredited University.  Applicants with third class may be considered for admission based on work experience and/or other qualifications.

A minimum of two to three years working experience is required from all applicants desiring to pursue programmes at the University of Ghana Business School.

MBA Management Information Systems

Prospective applicants must have at least two (2) years working experience in an IT environment to qualify for admission.

Ghana Communication Technology MBA Admission Requirements

To apply for admission to our Masters programmes, applicants must have:

  • A first degree not below second class lower division from an accredited university.
  • Diploma (HND) or 2-year Diploma from an accredited university
  • Chartered Membership from professional qualifying bodies; ACCA, ICAG, CILT, ICBA or CIPS (for applicants applying to Coventry and Anhalt University programmes only).
  • Applicants with third class or pass degrees are required to attend a one-month mandatory refresher course and pass an interview to qualify for a programme.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ relevant working / professional experience is required for applicants to MBA programmes.
  • Be proficient in Microsoft word, Excel and Power Point

ACCRA Business School MBA Admission Requirements

For entry into the MBA Course

Applicants should normally meet the following criteria:

1st Degree qualification from an accredited University/Institute or any professional qualification deemed equivalent to a first degree, with at least two years relevant work experience. Documents needed include;

  1. a) Copy of Original University certificate (1st Degree)
  2. b) Copy of Original Transcript
  3. c) Copy of any National ID cardg Passport, Voters ID etc.
  4. d) Current CV showing at least 2 years working experience.
  5. e) Two passport photographs

Pentecost University MBA Admission Requirements

A candidate seeking admission to the various degree programmes must:

  1. Have obtained a good first degree (at least, a Second Class Lower Division) in an appropriate field of study from a recognized academic institution.
  2. Submit an official transcript of academic record.
  3. Submit a certified copy of a certificate.
  4. Submit, at least two referee’s reports, one of which must be from a former lecturer
  5. Satisfy any additional requirements prescribed by the University. These may include relevant work experience, a written entrance examination and/or an interview.

Special Admissions

In special cases, an applicant who does not have a first degree but is otherwise adjudged suitable may be admitted into the programme. Such an applicant must:

  1. Have special knowledge and considerable experience in his/her area of interest.
  2. Have, at least, GCE ‘O’ Level/SSSCE/WASSCE passes in English Language and Mathematics.
  3. Have a Diploma in the relevant field of study
  4. Be, at least, 35 years of age.

A candidate who possesses a first degree with a Third Class or Pass may be considered for admission into the programme. Such an applicant will be required to:

  1. Submit a transcript of his/her academic record.
  2. Pass a selection interview