Admission Requirements


Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission to the New Four-Year BACHELOR OF EDUCATION EDUCATION (BEd) DEGREE PROGRAMME in 46 Public Colleges of Education in Ghana for the 2018/2019 Academic Year.

Admission Requirements:

  1. 1. WASSCE /SSCE Qualification Applicants

The general requirement for admission to BACHELOR OF EDUCATION EDUCATION (BEd) DEGREE PROGRAMME is as follows:

  1. I. WASSCE Holders: CREDIT (A1-C6) in Six (6) subjects comprising Three (3) Core subjects, including English Language and Core Mathematics, and Three (3) Elective subjects relevant to the course of study.

  1. II. SSSCE Holders: CREDIT (A-D) in Six (6) subjects comprising Three (3) Core subjects, including English Language and Core Mathematics, and Three (3) Elective subjects relevant to the course of study.

  1. III. TVET Qualification Holders: CREDIT in Three (3) Core Subjects, including English Language and Mathematics and PASSES in Three (3) Elective Subjects relevant to the course of study.

  1. IV. Candidates awaiting the MAY/JUNE, 2019 WASSCE and NABPTEX RESULTS can also Apply.

The specific requirements for admission to the various Course Options on offer within the BACHELOR OF EDUCATION PROGRAMME are as detailed below:

TABLE I: Entry Requirement for the various Course Options within the BACHELOR OF EDUCATION Programme

Programme Options

WASSCE Applicants

SSSCE Applicants

BEd GENERAL
(with Specializations in Primary and Junior High Schools)
CREDIT (A1-C6) in Three (3) CORE subjects subjects, including English Language and Mathematics, and Three(3) Elective subjects relevant to the course of choice. CREDIT (A-D) in Three (3) CORE subjects, including English Language and Mathematics, and Three(3) Elective subjects relevant to the course of choice.
BEd SCIENCE & MATHEMATICS CREDIT (A1-C6) in Three (3) CORE subjects subjects, including English Language and Mathematics, and Three(3) Elective subjects relevant to the course of choice. CREDIT (A-D) in Three (3) CORE subjects, including English Language and Mathematics, and Three(3) Elective subjects relevant to the course of choice.
BEd EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION CREDIT (A1-C6) in Three (3) CORE subjects subjects, including English Language and Mathematics, and Three(3) Elective subjects relevant to the course of choice. CREDIT (A-D) in Three (3) CORE subjects, including English Language and Mathematics, and Three(3) Elective subjects relevant to the course of choice.
BEd FRENCH CREDIT (A1-C6) in Three (3) CORE subjects subjects, including English Language and Core Mathematics, and Three(3) Elective subjects including FRENCH. CREDIT (A-D) in Three (3) CORE subjects, including English Language and Mathematics, and Three(3) Elective subjects including FRENCH.
BEd TECHNICAL/VOCATIONAL
(Applicants With WASSCE/SSSCE Qualifications)
CREDIT (A1-C6) in Three (3) CORE subjects subjects, including English Language and Mathematics, and Three(3) Elective subjects relevant to the Technical/Vocational Course. CREDIT (A-D) in Three (3) CORE subjects, including English Language and Mathematics, and Three(3) Elective subjects relevant to the Technical/Vocational Course.
BEd TECHNICAL/VOCATIONAL
(Applicants With TVET Qualifications)
CREDIT (A1-C6) in Three (3) CORE subjects subjects, including English Language and Mathematics, and PASSES in Three(3) Elective subjects relevant to the Technical/Vocational Course.

TABLE II: Entry requirements for SPECIAL NEEDS APPLICANTS

CATEGORY

WASSCE Applicants

SSSCE Applicants

VISUALLY IMPAIRED
Study facilities are available at:
1. N. J. Ahmadiyya, Colleges of Education, WA.

2. Wesley College of Education, KUMASI.

3. Presbyterian College of Education, AKROPONG.
CREDIT (A1-C6) in Three (3) CORE subjects subjects, including English Language and Social Studies and Three(3) relevant Elective subjects. CREDIT (A-D) in Three (3) CORE subjects subjects, including English Language and Social Studies and Three(3) relevant Elective subjects.
HEARING IMPAIRED
Study facilities are available at:
Presbyterian College of Education, AKROPONG.
CREDIT (A1-C6) in Three (3) CORE subjects subjects, including English Language and Mathematics, and Three(3) relevant Elective subjects. CREDIT (A-D) in Three (3) CORE subjects, including English Language and Mathematics, and Three(3) relevant Elective subjects.


ONLINE APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

A. Applicants will first make a payment of One Hundred And Fifty Ghana Cedis (GH¢150.00) into the Colleges of Education – Ghana Account at any branch of the following banks nationwide:

i) UniBank Ghana Ltd

ii) Aditionally, payment can also be made through mobile money wallet:
1. Tigo Cash
2. Airtel Money
3.Vodafone Cash
4.MTN Mobile Money by dialing the short code *924*8# from all networks.

B. Upon payment, Applicants will be given the following information:

  1. i) A Personal Identification Number (PIN)

  2. ii) Admission Application Serial Number

  3. iii) The Admission Website Address -- admission.coeportal.edu.gh


With this PIN, applicant will then visit THE ADMISSSION WEBSITE: admission.coeportal.edu.gh and follow specific guidelines to fill the application form ONLINE.

NOTE:

i) Applicants are advised to read and to ensure they fully understand all related instructions before completing the application forms.

ii) Applicants are to note that application forms that are not properly completed will not be processed.

iii) After completing the application form online, an applicant will need to print a copy which should be sent with one passport photograph and a copy/copies of results slips (Where available) by EMS PRIORITY ENVELOPE obtainable from Ghana Post nationwide and addressed to the Principal of the COLLEGE CHOSEN.

iv) Applicants will be notified to the receipt of their applications by SMS (text message) and should therefore provide correct and reliable mobile phone numbers when completing the form online.

v) Applicants will also recive admission offer notification by SMS (text message) and those who do not receive any of such notifications may have to understand it to mean that their applications have not been successful.

vi) Applicants are to note that the colleges will cross-check their results from the West African Examination Council as part of the admission process. Applicants found to have submitted fake or falsified documents in support of their applications will be made to Face the legal consequences of their actions.

vii) For further enquiries, applicants are to contact the nearest colleges of Educations or The Colleges of Education Secretariat at GNAT headquarters, Accra.

APPLICATION PERIOD
Admissions is currently closed.


Executive Secretary
PRINCOF Secretariat
Accra.