Interaction with freshmen at the 2017 University of Ghana matriculation

Last Updated : October 27 2017

Interaction with freshmen at the 2017 University of Ghana matriculation

by Aloha Donaldson 2017 October 27

Interaction with freshmen at the 2017 University of Ghana matriculation

The University of Ghana throughout the end of the week held the 2016 Matriculation function at which more than 10,000 students were formally invited to the University for the 2016/2017 academic year.

Proceeding with students and Legon graduates can concur that matriculation time is a horrible time for your pocket. The pack of deceivers of Make-up artistes and photographers will jump on you with offers (half of which you won't see on the D-Day) for ridiculous amounts.

Presently, freshmen would have the capacity to pay as meager as GH¢5.00 and be qualified for 5 delicate duplicates and 2 printed copies of their photos right away. The arrangement has likewise been made with the expectation of complimentary makeovers previously the photoshoot and obviously, snacks, while you hang tight.

Conveying his address, the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Ebenezer Oduro Owusu, exhorted freshmen and freshwomen to attempt to comply with the tenets and directions of the University and to make great utilization of the learning condition and academic offices and openings at the university.

Prof. Owusu expressed that for the 2016/2017 academic year, the University got a total of 40,435 applications, made up of 32,843 undergraduate and 7,592 graduate applications. Out of these numbers, the University could offer admission to 25,295 students. The Vice-Chancellor noticed that 7,611 undergraduates and 2, 940 graduate students have enlisted for the 2016/17 academic year.

Every single crisp understudy is warmly welcome to the University of Ghana Separation Education Program keep running by the School of Proceeding and Separation Education under the School of Education.

The method of conveyance of the Separation Education Program is a blend of E-learning and up close and personal communication. Students are in this way anticipated that would have a laptop or any electronic device equipped for getting E-learning assets/materials for the program.

Tutorials will regularly be held at ends of the week, and students are relied upon to interface with their speakers, tutors and different students utilizing the Students Learning Administration Framework (SAKAI) Students will be prepared on the utilization of Sakai amid the introduction program.

The flyer contains the accompanying data:

1. Synopsis of Academic Logbook

2. Technique for Enrollment

3. Notification on Introduction, Matriculation and Handbooks/ID Cards

4. Notice for BSc. Data Innovation Students

5. Getting to Course Materials On the web

6. Contact Points of interest

The university of Ghana has held its yearly matriculation function to authoritatively welcome crisp students to seek after different projects in the school.

Vice-Chancellor, Professor Ebenezer Oduro-Owusu in his address on Saturday asked crisp students to make magnificence their watchword as they begin their academic trip. He said greatness would be accomplished by adjusting academic work with additional educational module social exercises in the exact extent.

He worried on the requirement for students to create aptitudes in basic considering and be diagnostic as they seek after courses towards their different fields of the try. He said the essential go for their enlistment is to empower them to examine and enhance their insight base to end up noticeably better residents and asked them to divert their energies toward that path.

Professor Oduro Owusu additionally urged the crisp students to be of good conduct and live as per the standards and directions of the University while seeking after their projects. He likewise approached them to help the university by coordinating and staying committed to the University's vision of turning into a world-class establishment of higher learning.

Remarking on the affirmations procedure, Prof. Oduro noticed that for the 2017/2018 academic year the University got a total of 41,395 applications for the undergraduate level and 4,198 graduate applications. Out of this number, the University could offer admission to 22,953 at the undergraduate level out of which 9,854 enrolled. A total of 723 global students of different nationalities made up of 506 undergraduates, and 217 graduate students have selected and are seeking after different projects.

In his appreciated proclamation, the Acting Enlistment center Mr. Enoch Amartey, helped students to remember their obligation to embrace their investigations truly. Mr. Amartey later controlled the Matriculation Promise to present participation status for the new students as per University of Ghana Act 2010, Act 806.

Ms. Maame Ama Saa Mensah from the School of humanities, who talked in the interest of the matriculants drew the consideration of the University to a few difficulties being looked by crisp students. She encouraged the university experts to enhance the enlistment framework.

Aloha Donaldson
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