What are the residence requirements for Ghana?
Upon receiving your admission letter you should apply for a student’s visa from a Ghana High Commission, Consulate or other Embassy authorised by the Government of Ghana to issue visas on her behalf.
Upon arrival in Ghana you will have to apply for a residence permit from the Ghana Immigration Service. The International Programmes Office will provide you with an introductory letter to help facilitate this process. The office can also assist you obtain a residence permit.
Items required for obtaining an introductory letter for a residence permit:
- Receipt of Payment from the Accounts Office
- Non-Citizen Ghana card
- Copy of student ID card
- Contact number of student in Ghana
- Copy of the photo page of your passport
Upon arrival in Ghana, all international students MUST register with their High Commissions/Embassies at their earliest convenience.