Application Process | Webster University Ghana

Application Process

Webster University requires certain qualifications when applying to an undergraduate program. Students interested in a degree can begin their studies in the Summer (May), Fall 2 (October) and Spring 1 (January). Webster Ghana operates on a rolling admission basis; you can submit your application at any time during the year. An admission decision is usually made within two weeks of receiving of all application documents. For prospective students who need a student visa, we recommend completing your application at least two months before your desired enrollment date.

How to apply 

After selecting a program, apply online and prepare to submit the following documents:

  • Official high school transcripts 
  • Certified true copy of high school diploma or External exams certificate
  • Literal English translations of the diploma and transcripts (if they are not in English). Translations must be official: certified by an accredited translator or notarized by a competent legal authority. We do not accept photocopies of translations
  • English proficiency results from either a TOEFL or IELTS test
  • A 300 word essay to discuss the following:
    1. Your education and life experience 
    2. How have these experiences shaped your life goals?
    3. How do you expect this program to help you achieve your goal?
  • A letter of recommendation
  • Write a short entrance exam
  • Official ID - A photocopy of a national identity card or passport biographical page

Evaluation of your application

Applications are reviewed by the Admissions Committee and by an Academic Advisor. We look for evidence of your potential to be successful at Webster University. Primary consideration is given to your academic performance, the rigor and content of your coursework, your documented English language proficiency, your motivation, commitment and readiness for university life, as demonstrated in your application essay and discussed in your academic recommendations.

For prospective students who have international high school certificates and exam results, the National Accreditation Board requires you to submit these for evaluation. You may pay the GHS 250 fee, create an account and you can upload your documents online now here. Learn more about the NAB's evaluation process here. We advise you to apply for this evaluation while you are still in their home country to speed up the process.

Admissions Requirements

  • American High School Diploma: A minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.5 on a 4 point scale, or its equivalent in other grading systems (academic achievement in programs that use a grading or assessment scale other than a 4.0 is evaluated in the context of the relevant academic system)
  • WASSCE: Credit passes (A1-C6) in six (6) subjects comprising three core subjects including English Language and Mathematics, plus three (3) relevant subjects
  • SSSCE: Credit passes (A-D) in six (6) subjects comprising three core subjects including English Language and Mathematics, plus three (3) relevant subjects
  • ‘A’ Levels , IB and its equivalent
  • The English language proficiency minimum requirement is a TOEFL score of 575 points on the Paper-based test (PBT) or 89 points Internet-based test (iBT) or an IELTS score Overall band 6.5

*Please Note

For countries outside the USA and ECOWAS and general application process enquiries, please contact:

Martha Quainoo Amankwah

Martha Amankwah

Director of Enrollment Management
+233 570 692 422
marthaamankwah47@webster.edu

Philomina Abakah

Philomina Abakah

Senior Admissions Counselor
+233 540 120 940
pabakah23@webster.edu

The Admissions Team

Phone: +233-(0)302-502-554 | +233-(0)302-507-393 
Mobile: +233-(0)540-120-849 | +233-(0)540-120-869
Email: ghana@webster.edu