Admission Requirements for Nursing Training and Midwifery Programmes

Admission Requirements for Nursing Training and Midwifery Programmes

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Auxiliary Programmes

  • Nurse Assistant Clinical (NAC)
  • Nurse Assistant Preventive (NAP)
ENTRY REQUIREMENT
WASSCESSSCE
Age16-35 years
Total AggregateA cut off aggregate of at least forty-eight (48) including credit or pass in three (3) core and three(3) elective subjectsA cut off aggregate of at least thirty (30) including credit or pass in three (3) core and three(3) elective subjects
Minimum Grades (Core Subjects)At least credit or pass (A1-E8) in English, Mathematics and Integrated ScienceAt least credit or pass (A-E) in English, Mathematics and Integrated Science
Minimum Grades (Elective Subjects)At least credit or pass (A1-E8) in any three Elective SubjectsAt least credit or pass (A-E) in any three Elective Subjects

Nursing Diploma Programmes

Diploma Nursing programmes offered in Health Training Institutions includes:

  • General Nursing
  • Mental Nursing
  • Midwifery (Females only)
  • Community Health Nursing
ENTRY REQUIREMENT
WASSCESSSCE
Age16-35 years
Total AggregateA cut off aggregate of at least thirty (30) including credit or pass in three (3) core and three(3) elective subjectsA cut off aggregate of at least twenty-four (24) including credit or pass in three (3) core and three(3) elective subjects
Minimum Grades (Core Subjects)At least credit or pass (A1-C6) in English, Mathematics and Integrated ScienceAt least credit or pass (A-D) in English, Mathematics and Integrated Science
Minimum Grades (Elective Subjects)At least credit or pass (A1-C6) in any three Elective SubjectsAt least credit or pass (A-D) in any three Elective Subjects

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Nursing and Midwifery Post Basic Programmes (BSc)

Admission Requirements for Post Basic Nursing Training and Midwifery Programmes.

NB: The requirements varies according to programme of study. Read More>>

PROGRAMMESERVICE REQUIREMENTQUALIFICATION
Age (Not more than 50 years, and subject to medical fitness)
  • Peri-Operative Nursing Critical Care

  • Nursing ENT

  • Nursing Ophthalmic (BSc)
  • a. Mandatory one-year Rotation/Internship/National Service


    b. Three years experience upon a request from a facility after internship

    RGN, RMN, RM, RCN, Physician Assistants
    Public Health Nursing (BSc)

    a. Mandatory one-year Rotation/internship/National Service


    b. Three (3) years experience in a relevant Basic Area or two(2) years working experience upon request from a facility after internship.

    RGN, RMN, RM, RCN
    Post NAC/NAP Midwifery (female only)At least three (3) years experience in a relevant Auxiliary AreaNurse Assistant Preventive (NAP)
    Nurse Assistant Clinical (NAC)
    BSc Anaesthesia

    a. At least one-year Rotation/Internship/National Service


    b. Two (2) years experience upon request from a facility after internship

    General Nurse Physician Assistant (Medical)
    BSc Environmental Health

    a. Products from Accra School of Hygiene


    b. WASSCE students with pure science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology)

    Diploma in Environmental Health from KNUST, WAHEB/GHAHEB, WASSCE (General Science)

    List of accredited government nursing and midwifery training colleges/schools in Ghana

    #INSTITUTION NAMEPROGRAMSREGIONS OF LOCATION
    1Nurses Training College, LawraRGN NACUPPER WEST REGION
    2Nurses Training College, Wa.RGN NACUPPER WEST REGION
    3Community Health Nurses Training School, JirapaRCN NAPUPPER WEST REGION
    4Midwifery Training School, NandomRM MIDUPPER WEST REGION
    5Midwifery Training School, TumuRM MIDUPPER WEST REGION
    6Nurses Training College, JirapaRGNUPPER WEST REGION
    7Community Health Nurses Training College, NavrongoRCN NAPUPPER EAST
    8Midwifery Training School, BolgatangaRMUPPER EAST
    9Nursing and Midwifery Training College, ZuarunguRGN NACUPPER EAST
    10Presbyterian Nurses Training College, BawkuRGNUPPER EAST
    11Nurses Training College BolgatangaRGNUPPER EAST
    12Nurses Training College, DamongoRGN NACSAVANNA REGION
    13Nursing and Midwifery Training College, KpembeRGN RM NAC NAPSAVANNA REGION
    14Community Health Nurses Training School, BoleRCN NAP MIDSAVANNA REGION
    15University of Ghana, Legon, AccraRGN RCN RMN RM PNGREATER ACCRA REGION
    16Nursing & Midwifery Training School, Korle-Bu, AccraRGN RMGREATER ACCRA REGION
    17Public Health Nurses Training School, Korle-BuRCN PHNGREATER ACCRA REGION
    18Nursing & Midwifery Training College, TeshieRGN RM NACGREATER ACCRA REGION
    19Critical Care Nursing & Peri Operative Nursing SchoolCCN PONGREATER ACCRA REGION
    20Ophthalmic Nursing School, Korle-BuOPNGREATER ACCRA REGION
    21Nurses Training College, Pantang.RMNGREATER ACCRA REGION
    22Nursing & Midwifery Training College, Pantang.RM NACGREATER ACCRA REGION
    23University of Health &Allied Sciences, HoRGN RCN RMVOLTA REGION
    24Nurses Training College, KetaRGN MIDVOLTA REGION
    25Midwifery Training School, HohoeRM MIDVOLTA REGION
    26Nurses Training College, HoRGN RCN NAPVOLTA REGION
    27Midwifery Training School, Kete KrachiRM MID NACOTI REGION
    28Nursing and Midwifery Training College, Twifo PrasoRGN RCN RM MIDCENTRAL REGION
    29Nursing and Midwifery Training College, Dunkwa -On-OffinRGN RM NAC MIDCENTRAL REGION
    30Community Health Nurses Training College, WinnebaRCN NAPCENTRAL REGION
    31Nurses Training College, Ankaful, Cape CoasRMN RCMNCENTRAL REGION
    32Nursing and Midwifery Training College Cape CoastRGN RM MIDCENTRAL REGION
    33University of Cape CoastRGNCENTRAL REGION
    34Nursing and Midwifery Training School, AtibieRGN RM MIDEASTERN REGION
    35Nursing and Midwifery Training College, KoforiduaRGN RMEASTERN REGION
    36Holy Family Nurses Training College, NkawkawRGNEASTERN REGION
    37Community Health Nurses Training School, Akim OdaRCN NAP MIDEASTERN REGION
    38Nurses Training College, OsiemRGN NACEASTERN REGION
    39Nursing and Midwifery Training College, Odumase-KroboNAPEASTERN REGION
    40Presby Nursing and Midwifery Training College , AgogoRGN RMASHANTI REGION
    41SDA Nurses Training College, ,KwadasoRGN RMASHANTI REGION
    42KNUST, KumasiRGN RM ENASHANTI REGION
    43Presby Nursing and Midwifery Training College , AgogoRGN RMASHANTI REGION
    44Nursing and Midwifery Training College,Ashanti MampongRGN RM NAC MIDASHANTI REGION
    45Nursing and Midwifery Training College, Maase OffinsoRGN RMASHANTI REGION
    46Midwifery Training School Jaachie PramsoRM MIDASHANTI REGION
    47Nurses Training College, KokofuRGN NACASHANTI REGION
    48SDA Midwifery Training College, AsamangRM MIDASHANTI REGION
    49ENT Nurses Training School, KumasiENTASHANTI REGION
    50Nursing and Midwifery Training College, TepaRGN RM NACASHANTI REGION
    51Nursing and Midwifery Training College, NaleriguRGN RM NACNORTH EAST REGION
    52Nursing and Midwifery Training College, YendiRGN RMN NACNORTH EAST REGION
    53Midwifery Training School, GusheguRM NAC MIDNORTHERN REGION
    54Community Health Nurses Training School, TamaleRCN NAPNORTHERN REGION
    55Nursing and Midwifery Training School, TamaleRGN RM MIDNORTHERN REGION
    56University for Development Studies, TamaleRGN RM ENNORTHERN REGION
    57College of Health , Sefwi AsafoRCNWESTERN NORTH
    58Bibiani College of Health ScienceRCNWESTERN NORTH
    59Nursing and Midwifery Training College, Sefwi WiawsoRGN NACWESTERN NORTH
    60Midwifery Training School, TarkwaRGN RM MIDWESTERN REGION
    61Nursing and Midwifery Training College SekondiRGN RMWESTERN REGION
    62Nursing and Midwifery Training College, AsakrangwaRGN RM NAC MIDWESTERN REGION
    63Community Health Nurses Training College, EsiamaRCN NAP MIDWESTERN REGION
    64Nursing and Midwifery Training College, AsantaRGN RM NAC MIDWESTERN REGION
    65Midwifery Training School, GoasoRM MIDAHAFO REGION
    66Community Health Nurses Training School, TanosoRCN NAP MIDAHAFO REGION
    67College of Nursing, NtotrosoRGNAHAFO REGION
    68Nursing Training College, KwapongRGN NACAHAFO REGION
    69Nursing and Midwifery Training College, DadiesoabaRGN NACAHAFO REGION
    70Presbyterian Midwifery Training College, Duayaw-NkwantaRMAHAFO REGION
    71Nursing and Midwifery Training School,Dormaa AhenkroRGN RM MIDBONO REGION
    72Nurses Training College, SeikwaRGN NACBONO REGION
    73Nurses Training College, SampaRGNBONO REGION
    74Nursing and Midwifery Training College, SunyaniRGN RM NACBONO REGION
    75Holy Family Nursing and Midwifery Training College ,BerekumRGN RM MIDBONO REGION
    76Nurses Training College, Techiman KroboRGN NAPBONO EAST
    77Holy Family NMTC, Kenten, TechimanRGN RM MIDBONO EAST
    78Midwifery Training College, yejiRM MIDBONO EAST

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