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WPCS 2.1.2
Tuition Fees:$1,133 /year
Applications Begin:January 2021
Final Award:Bachelor of Arts in Social Studies Education
Start Date:August 2021
Academic Unit:School of Social Science Education
Campus:Winneba Campus
Application Deadline: July 2021
Programme Overview

Programme Description
The Social Studies programme has been designed to equip students with relevant knowledge, skills and attitudes which will enable them teach Social/Environmental studies at the Basic and Secondary levels and/or to undertake supervisory under the district directorates of education. The programme aims at developing in students, the habit of obtaining information on current issues, equip them with the skills for identifying societal problems and developing techniques of solving them as well as inculcating in students the attributes of good citizenship.

Target Group
The programme is for:
•      SHS certificate holders who desire to train as teachers
•      Public or Civil servants
•      Social Workers or activists
•      Community Developers

Admission Requirements

Direct Applicants
SSSCE Holders:
– Must have six (6) Passes (D or better) in three (3) Core Subjects (English Language, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science) and
– Credit passes in three (3) Elective subjects including two (2) of the following electives: Geography, Economics, History and Government). Or

WASSCE Holders
– Must have six (6) credit passes (D or better) in three (3) Core Subjects (English Language, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science) and
– Credit passes in three (3) Elective subjects including two (2) of the following electives: Geography, Economics, History and Government). And,

Special Departmental Requirements
– Applicants must have studied Social Studies and obtained at least ‘B3’ or better in WASSCE or its equivalence.

Mature Applicants
– Applicants must be at least 25 years old by 1st August of the Academic year the applicant wants to enrol.
– Applicants must pass the University’s Entrance Examinations.

Application Process
Application Fees for Ghanaian Students: $44
Application Fees for International Student: $100

Applicants Should Follow the Guidelines below:
In all cases, the following documents should be attached to the completed online application forms:
– Copies of certificates
– Copies of Transcripts of academic record
– One recent passport-size photograph
– Three referees’ reports. (To be submitted directly by referees to) The Dean, School of Graduate Studies = UEWP.O. BOx 25WINNEBA

Applicants should note that:
-No application will be processed unless all requirements are fully met
– Any change of address must be communicated at once to the Dean, School of Graduate Studies
– A change of programme after submission of application forms will NOT be allowed
– ALL certificates and results slips other than those from the West African Examinations Council, the Universities in Ghana and Institutions accredited by the National Accreditation Board, should be cleared with the Accreditation Board and the evaluation report attached to the certificate(s)
– All applications must be submitted online at www.uew.edu.gh

Career Opportunities

After graduation, one can be employed as a:
– Staff of the Ghana Education Service
– Staff of other Private Educational Institutions •
– Social Worker

Tuition Fees Details
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Tuition Fees for Ghanaian Students: $1,133
Tuition Fees for International Student: $3,313

Tuition Fees per year for Ghanaian Students = 6,508GHS

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
The Tuition Fees for International Students, is divided into FOUR main categories:
Tuition Fees per year for West African Countries = 16,865GHS (West African Countries include; Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo)
Tuition Fees per year for Other African Countries = 19,023GHS
Tuition Fees per year for Carribean countries = 21,181GHS
Tuition Fees per year for All Other Foreign Countries = 23,345GHS

NOTE: Included in the fees of Final Year Students are;
– Congregation fee of GHS350.00
– Alumni dues GHS10.00

Relevant Contact

 
Prof. Frederick K. Sarfo
Principal, College of Technology Education
 
Admissions Office
Responsible for Admissions Enquiries