Information for students from Ghana

At the University of Central Lancashire we are proud to have welcomed members of the Ghana Fire Service to our world-leading Fire Engineering programmes. We look forward to welcoming you to our UK campus.

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Not sure about what to study?

We have a broad range of subjects and courses at various levels. Across our 4 campuses we have something to suit everyone. Learn more about your chosen subject and what we have to offer.

Contact our Ghana team 

For more information on studying at the University of Central Lancashire, please contact:

Angeline Ward, Regional Manager

Yewande Ayoade Adewale, International Officer West Africa
Telephone: +234 909 999 128

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Entry Requirements

Please note the requirements below are indicative only

West African Senior School Certificate or Senior Secondary School Certificate with Grade C profile

Ordinary National Diploma - pass.

Our entry requirements will vary depending on the individual course and the year of entry and the below are indicative only. Any reference to typical entry qualification or grades stated on the website are provided as a guide only. There is no guarantee that applicants who have, or are predicted to achieve, grades equivalent to or exceeding typical entry qualifications or grade will be made an offer by the University of Central Lancashire.

Minimum English Language Requirements

West African School Certificate English grade C6 (equates to WASSCE C6)


Standard English language entry requirements - IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.

If your academic and/or English language qualifications are not sufficient to allow for direct entry to one of our undergraduate or postgraduate taught programmes, you may wish to consider one of our Undergraduate or Master Foundation Programmes, offered at the University of Central Lancashire by ONCampus. Successful completion of this programme can guarantee entry to a wide range of programmes with us.

Please see our further information and guidance on our English Language requirements.


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