The University of Birmingham has a thriving population of Ghanaian students following a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses. The Law School receives a large number of applications from Ghana each year and we usually have a number of Ghanaian students studying programmes within the School.
The UK is the home of Common Law and traditional universities such as Birmingham carry a powerful international reputation leading to enhanced job prospects.
It is extremely beneficial to be trained at a UK university when looking for jobs as employers do rate the qualifications. (Ogoke Wilson Emeka, LLM, 2009-10)
Many nationality groups form student societies during their time at the University of Birmingham. This is an excellent way to keep in contact with home and also provides an opportunity to highlight your culture and customs in the UK.
- Grades AAA at A-Level alongside a satisfactory LNAT
- Students who hold the Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (SSSCE) and who have completed a suitable foundation programme, will be considered for admission to undergraduate programmes.
- 2:1 or equivalent in an LLB degree from a recognised institution. This usually equates to a 3.0/4.0 GPA or 3.5/5.0 GPA. We will also consider high 2:2 grades.
- 2:1 or equivalent in any degree programme from a recognised institution. This usually equates to a 3.0/4.0 GPA or 3.5/5.0 GPA. We will also consider high 2:2 grades.
We offer a range of school specific scholarships each year. For details please click on the appropriate link below.
- International Office pages on Ghana
Birmingham representatives in Ghana
Our representatives, UKEAS, in Ghana can provide advice on studying in the UK and, more specifically, at the University of Birmingham. They will also be able to assist you with your programme and visa application.
169/4A, Otswe Street,
Tedzii Ashieshi La,
(Behind The Methodist Church, Rev.Peter Kwei Dagadu Memorial Society),
Tel: +233 502568920
African student profiles