February 22, 2024

Have you heard of the University of Education Winneba before? The University is tasked with generating qualified teachers to lead a national vision of education intended to refocus Ghana’s efforts toward quick economic and social growth.

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About the University of Education Winneba

In Winneba, Ghana’s Central Region, there is a university called the University of Education, Winneba (UEW).

However, it was founded in 1992 as a result of a legislative decree (PNDC Law 322) and has ties to the University of Cape Coast. 

Its primary objective is to prepare teachers for Ghana’s educational system. Therefore, to lead a new national vision of education with the goal of refocusing Ghana’s efforts on the path of swift economic and social development.

However, the University of Education, Winneba is tasked with the responsibility of teacher education and creating professional educators.

Also, it is anticipated that the University of Education, Winneba will take the lead in Ghana’s effort to develop academics.


For admission to the following programs at the University of Education, Winneba for the 2024 academic year, applications are being accepted from qualified candidates.

Programs Offered at the University of Education Winneba

Here are all the undergraduate and graduate courses and programs offered by the University of Education Winneba:

Diploma Programmes

Winneba Campus, 2-Year Bachelor Of Business Administration In Accounting Studies (B.Ba – Accounting)

2-year Winneba Campus Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting (B.BA-Accounting)

Winneba Campus, 2-Year Bachelor of Business Administration In Human Resource Management (B.Ba – Hrm)

IEDE Study Center’s 2-year B.BA-HRM (Bachelor of Business Administration) program

Early Childhood Education Bachelor’s degree program is two years long (B.Ed.) Only for holders of a diploma in early childhood education IEDE Study Center

For holders of the Diploma in Basic Education exclusively, the IEDE Study Center offers a 2-year Bachelor of Education in Basic Education (B.Ed.

Early Childhood Education 2-Year Bachelor’s Degree Program at the IEDE Study Center

Basic Education 3-year Diploma IEDE Study Center


IEDE Study Center’s 3-year Diploma in Management Studies (Dip.Mgt.Std.)

IEDE Study Center’s 3-year Diploma in Management Studies (Dip.Mgt.Std.)

B.A Degree Programmes

Check out the B.A. degree programs that are available for you to enroll in:

B. A. (Dagbani, Dagaare, Gonja, Gurune and Kasem Education) College of Languages Education – Ajumako

Fante, Nzema and Twi Education B. A. (Fante, Nzema and Twi Education) Winneba College

B. A. (Ga and Dangme Education) (Ga and Dangme Education) Ajumako College of Languages Education

Bachelor of Arts in Music Education, Winneba Campus

B. A. EDUCATION IN ARABIC Kumasi College of Technology Education

English education with a B.A. Kumasi College of Technology Education

English education with a B.A. Winneba College


Also, B. A. EWE EDUCATION College of Languages Education – Ajumako

B. A. FANTE, NZEMA AND TWI EDUCATION College of Languages Education – Ajumako

B.ED Degree Programmes

Basic Education (B. Ed. Winneba College Early Childhood Education major, Winneba Campus, B. Ed.

Special education major, B.Ed., Winneba Campus

Community-based rehabilitation and disability studies (CBRDS) four-year B.Ed. program at the Winneba campus

Requirements Needed at the University of Education Winneba

Review the criteria required for admission to the University of Education.

1. WASSCE Entry Requirements

A minimum of six (6) WASSCE Credits (A1–C6) must be earned, with three (3) of the “core” subjects—English Language, Mathematics, and Integrated Science or Social Studies—counting toward that total.

three (3) electives in pertinent disciplines with a cumulative grade point average of 36 or above.

must also meet the requirements of any Special Programs for the selected program(s).

2. School Certificate/GCE Entry Requirements

Five (5) GCE “O” Level credits, covering English Language, Mathematics, and

Two (2) “A” Level passes in pertinent areas other than the general paper

3. Diploma Holders

A Higher National Diploma or its equivalent from a previous field or area of study is required.

Interviews are possible for full-time applicants.

SSSCE Entry Requirement

Six passes (A-D) across all areas, including math and English; and

The area of expertise must be covered by at least three (3) of the passes.

How to Apply

GCB Bank, ADB, Ecobank, Zenith Bank, Unibank, Fidelity Bank, Republic Bank, and VISA Credit/Debit Card. 

Therefore, just a few of the banks and sources where you can get an application voucher. Students from other countries should use a VISA card.

Visit www.uew.edu.gh to access the university’s website. Apply online by clicking >>> after selecting Admissions. 

Also, Log in using your PIN and Voucher Serial Number, fill out the necessary application forms, and submit them online.

For more information on how to apply CLICK HERE.

Cost of Application Forms

The following is the cost of the application forms for admission to distant learning programs:

  • Direct/Post-Diploma Applicants – Gh¢220.00
  • Mature Applicants – Gh¢350.00 ( This includes the cost for the entrance exams to be organized by the University)
  • Post Graduate Applicants – Gh¢280.00
  • International Applicants – GH¢586.00

Submission of Completed Application Forms

Check the official website for the deadline for each program.

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