GIJ Mature entrance exams for admission into degree & diploma in communication studies progm. 2022/2023 academic year

Ghana Institute of Journalism is running an access programme for mature applicants at the School of Alternative Learning.

Applicants will receive blended tuition and will be examined in-person in English Language, Mathematics and Aptitude
Test/General Paper.


Be 25 years and above at the time of applying for the Mature

Entrance Examination.

Show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is at least 5 years old at the time of application. Provide an introductory letter from employer or show any other proof of employment.

Applicants working in media, public relations and other communication departments are encouraged to apply.

Applicants must register to, attend and complete the Ghana Institute of Journalism Access Course for mature students.

Pass the Mature Students’ Entrance Examination in English Language, Mathematics and Aptitude Test/General

Paper to be conducted by the Institute on Saturday, 10th December 2022.

Applicants who pass the Entrance Examination must purchase an e-voucher from designated banks to access the GIJ online application form.


An applicant must pay the application fee and participation fee of GHC650.00 at any Fidelity Bank branch by providing
applicant’s name and telephone number.

The applicant will be provided with a Serial Number and a Pin at the bank that will grant him/her access to the Online Admission Portal.

Applicant should then proceed to the Online Admission Portal: to begin the application process.


Digital Blended Learning Tutorials will be held face-to-face for in-person participants and online through the Institute
Learning Management System (GIJ LMS) for online participants.

The fee for registration, the Access Course and Entrance Examination is GHC650.00. Please note that the fee is non-refundable.
Please note that the in-person mature entrance examination will occur at GIJ Campuses in the Greater Accra Region.

Only applicants who pass the entrance examination will be eligible to purchase the e-voucher to access the Institute’s on-line application form.

The dates for the 6 weeks of Blended Learning Access Course are:

Saturday, 22nd October – Sunday, 23rd October 2022- (Orientation/Training on GIJ LMS)

Saturday, 29th October – Sunday, 3rd November 2022
Saturday, 5th November – Sunday, 6th November 2022
Saturday, 12th November – Sunday, 13th November 2022
Saturday, 19th November – Sunday, 20th November 2022
Saturday 26th November – Sunday, 27th November 2022
Saturday, 3rd December – Sunday, 4th December 2022
Saturday, 10th December, 2022
(Entrance Examination)

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