ADMISSION TO BACHELOR OF LAWS DEGREE FOR THE 2016/2017

By | January 14, 2016

ADMISSION OF CANDIDATES TO BACHELOR OF LAWS DEGREE (LL.B) FOR THE 2016/2017 ACADEMIC YEAR

GIMPA hereby announces for the benefit of interested applicants that it has opened admission processes for the 2016/2017 academic year for students wishing to pursue the programme leading to the award of the Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) Degree. The programme is
designed for students with a first degree in any discipline who wish to enroll on the LL.B programme and with the intention of becoming lawyers in the future. It is a rigorous one and prepares students for admission to the professional training. This is an evening
programme and therefore allows adequate time for day time preparation. In addition, a
small but intensive modular class designed especially for students with work scheduling difficulties who are both prepared and able to take time off from work to complete specific
modules at a time has been re-introduced following sustained requests and interest from the public. The modular stream is a four year programme.
ELIGIBILITY:
The minimum requirements for admission are as follows:
 A bachelor’s degree in any discipline from an approved/recognized university with
a minimum of Second Class (Lower Division); OR
 A professional chartered qualification such as ACCA, ICA, ICSA, CIPS and CIMA; and
In addition to this, shortlisted candidates will have to pass a qualifying interview.
DURATION:
The regular evening programme is for a duration of three (3) academic years, while the
module is four (4) years.
ENTRANCE EXAMINATION AND INTERVIEW:
The entrance examination comes off on Saturday, May 7, 2016, while the qualifying interviews will commence on Monday, May 23, 2016.
TUITION:
The Tuition fee is GH¢ 10,500 for an academic year.
HOW TO APPLY:
An application form, one referee form and a brochure for the programme may be purchased from the Cashier’s Office at the Greenhill campus of GIMPA, or downloaded from the GIMPA Website www.gimpa.edu.gh. The form together with supporting documents; certified true copies of bachelor’s degree or profession qualification and transcript should be submitted to
The Assistant Registrar
Faculty of Law, GIMPA
P.O. Box AH 50
Achimota – Accra
The cost of the application form is GH¢250.00. All submitted applications must be accompanied by payment receipts. Payment for downloaded forms should be made at either of the following banks:
ECOBANK (0380014426245701) or UNIBANK (0510110559613) at any of their branches in Ghana.
Deadline for submission of completed application forms is Friday, February 26, 2016.
For further enquiries, contact:
Tel: 233-0302-401681-3, Ext. 2173 or 2174, or 233-0203-791541
E-mail: gls@gimpa.edu.gh, Website: www.gimpa.edu.gh