The minimum qualification to gain admission into any degree programme includes

Six (6) WASSE/SSSCE credit passes ( A1-C6/A-D) in any three subjects including English language, mathematics and integrated science or social studies plus three credit passes ( A1-C6/A-D) in elective subjects. AGGREGADE SCORE SHOULD NOT EXCEED 24 in the case of SSSCE and 36 for WASSCE.

GCE O LEVEL including English language and mathematics.

Post-Secondary Teachers Certificate ‘A’ from Ghana Education Service plus (5) five O LEVEL credit passes including English and maths

ABCE & GBCE: ABCE candidates with three or more passes, who also possesses at least 5 five credit passes in SSSCE/WASSCE/GBCE including passes in English and maths may be admitted to level 200. Those with 2 passes or less may be admitted to level 100. GBCE candidates with passes in 5 subjects including business maths may qualify for level 100.

Foreign students with qualifications to WASSCE or GCE O/A LEVELS may apply.

Diploma in Business Studies applicants with a minimum of five (5) passes of the DBS in accounting and business management awarded by the Technical Examination Unit of Ghana Examination Service is required.

Higher National Diploma (HND) graduates with at least a second class lower division in a relevant area such as accounting, HR, Management, Communication or Marketing may be admitted into relevant programmes.

Holders of a Diploma awarded by a recognized university/college qualify to be admitted at level 300.

Entry Courses For Matured Students

This short term course serves as a revision for matured candidates. Courses are offered in English, maths, logic and critical thinking, after which candidates are examined. Successful candidates may be admitted to all programmes except computer science. The courses have duration of 6 six weeks duration with minimum entry requirements of 27 years and above and must pass entrance exams.

Application for all programmes may be obtained at a non-refundable application processing fee of GHC 100.oo for Ghanaian or US$110.00 for international students.

Transfer Students

Candidates who have spent minimum of two semesters as regular students pursuing the same degree in a recognized university or institution with satisfactory progress (CGPA- related) may be considered for admission as transfer student.

Admission Requirements – Level 200

General Certificate of Education (G.C.E) Advanced Level:

Passes in any three (3) subjects at the G.C.E Advanced Level plus a pass in General Paper. In addition, the applicant must have had credit passes (Grade 6) or better in five (5) subjects including English Language, Mathematics and any Science Subject at the G.C.E Ordinary Level.

Advanced Business Certificate Examinations (ABCE):

Passes in any five (5) subjects at the ABCE level. In addition, the applicant must have had credit passes in five (5) subjects including English Language, Mathematics, Integrated Science or Social Studies in the General Business Certificate Examinations (GBCE).

Post-Secondary Teacher’s Certificate ‘A’/Diploma in Education Certificate

Recognized Professional Qualifications:

At least complete Level One (1) of any of the following professional qualifications:

Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators. UK (ICSA),

Chartered Institute of Marketing. UK (CIM)

Chartered Institute of Management Accountant. UK (CIMA)

Chartered Association of Certified Accountants. UK (ACCA),

The Institute of Chartered Accountants ICAG

Chartered Institute of Bankers CIB and

GAFM/AAFM Certifications

Higher National Diploma (HND) in disciplines relevant to the programmes being offered by the University

Applicants in possession of University/Tertiary Diploma with a Final Grade Point Average (FGPA) of at most 2.99 from any University/Institution in programmes relevant to the courses being offered by the University.

Admission Requirements – Level 300

Higher National Diploma (HND) in related field

Admission Requirements – Level 200

University /Tertiary Diploma applicants in related field of study

Applicants with at least complete level two (2) of any of the following recognized professional qualifications: ICSA, CIM, CIMA, ACCA, ICAG, CIB and GAFM/AAFM Certifications.

Postgraduate Admission Requirements

A first degree with a minimum of Second Class Lower from a recognized University in a related field or study, or

A first degree with a third class or pass with a minimum of three years post qualification experience or

A postgraduate diploma in a related field from a recognized University may also be admitted.


Supplemental Materials

Applicants should have their official transcripts from each institution attended sent directly to Crown University College.

Applicant must submit an essay between 500-800 words.

Resume that includes three (3) professional or academic references

Admission Requirements – International Applicants

International Applicants may be admitted on the basis of qualifications from their home countries for which equivalence shall be determined by the National Accreditation Board (NAB) of Ghana and submitted to the University. Evidence of proficiency in English Language will be required in the case of applicants from non-English speaking countries. Bacclaureat holders from Francophone countries are eligible to apply.

NB: Other charges for Ghanaian and International Students:

Field Trip/ Lab Practicals/Clerkship/Others – GHC 360 per semester

All distance learning programmes GHC 300 per semester

All professional courses GHC 385 per semester

Incoming students must pay all fees for a semester before the first day of class.

Returning students must pay ½ of total fees for the semester before the first day of class. The remaining fees must be paid within 4 weeks of the start of the semester.

Please contact the Business Development Office for more information on penalties.

NB: Fees are subject to review when the need arises.


Account Name: Crown University

Account Number: 0251676000581

Bank Name: Access Bank Ghana

Address: P. O. Box YK 1487 Accra-Ghana

Branch: Achimota

Swift Code: ABNGGHA
IMPORTANT: Under no circumstance will students be allowed to take their final exams until their fees for the semester have been paid in full.

Programmes Duration
(A) Bachelor Degree Programmes: 4 years
(B) Master Degree Programmes: 2 years
(C) Doctorate Degree Prorammes: 3 years
(D) Chartered Professional Progammes: 6 months or more depending on the course and the ability of the student