Ghana Institute of Journalism Admission Forms 2021/2022

GIJ Admissions Forms 2021/2022 is out | The Ghana Institute of Journalism, (GIJ) Admission Forms for diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes for the 2021/2022 academic year has been released online.

Ghana Institute of Journalism

Applications are invited from suitably qualified applicants for the Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ) undergraduate and postgraduate admission exercise for the 2021/2022 academic session.

GIJ PROGRAMMES AVAILABLE FOR 2021/2022 ACADEMIC YEAR

A. FACULTY OF JOURNALISM AND MEDIA STUDIES

B. A. IN COMMUNICATION STUDIES [JOURNALISM OPTION] i. Regular
ii. Top-Up Weekend Session (Lectures are on Saturdays & Sundays, 7.00 am – 8.00 pm)

B. FACULTY OF PUBLIC RELATIONS, ADVERTISING & MARKETING

B. A. IN COMMUNICATION STUDIES [PUBLIC RELATIONS OPTION]
i. Regular
ii. Top-Up Weekend Session (Lectures are on Saturdays & Sundays, 7.00 am – 8.00 pm)

C. FACULTY OF INTEGRATED COMMUNICATIONS

DIPLOMA IN COMMUNICATION STUDIES
i. Regular
ii. Evening Session (Lectures start from 4.00 pm – 8.00 pm)
iii. Weekend Session (Lectures are on Saturdays & Sundays, 7.00 am – 8.00 pm)

MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

B. A. IN COMMUNICATION STUDIES

SSSCE HOLDERS

Applicants must possess passes (A – D) in six (6) subjects comprising three (3) core subjects, including English, Mathematics, and three (3) elective subjects with an overall aggregate of 24 or better.

WASSCE HOLDERS

Applicants must possess passes(A1-C6) in six (6) subjects comprising three (3) core subjects, including English, Mathematics, and three (3) elective subjects with an overall aggregate of 36 or better

GCE ADVANCED LEVEL HOLDERS

Applicants must possess a General Certificate of Examinations (GCE) ‘A’ Level Grade E or better in three (3) subjects, at least, one of which should be Grade D or better Credit passes i.e. Grade 6 or better in five (5) GCE Ordinary Level (‘O” Level) subjects including English, Mathematics and a Science subject, for non-science students.

DIPLOMA IN COMMUNICATION STUDIES

REGULAR, EVENING & WEEKEND SESSIONS

SSSCE HOLDERS

Applicants must possess six (6) passes (A-D) in all subjects, including English and Mathematics. For areas of specialisation, three (3) of the passes must be in relevant subjects.

WASSCE HOLDERS

Applicants must possess six (6) passes (A1-C6) in all subjects, including English and Mathematics and must possess a minimum of C6 in any three (3) of the passes relevant to the area of specialisation.

MATURE STUDENTS (Who can apply?)

Persons wishing to enter the Ghana Institute of Journalism as Mature Students must be at least 25 years old and show proof of age with a birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is at least 5 years old at the time of application

Applicants will be considered for admission on passing a special entrance examination conducted by the Institute and an interview.

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NOTE:

Applicants will be selected based on a competitive cut-off point for the year.
Candidates awaiting results are eligible to apply.

COST OF GIJ APPLICATION FORMS

Ghanaian Applicants

Diploma – GH¢200.00
Degree – GH¢250.00

International Applicants

Diploma & Degree – USD$100.00

HOW TO APPLY FOR GHANA INSTITUTE OF JOURNALISM

1. Online Application:

  • Pay your application fee at any Fidelity Bank Branch by providing your name (as will appear on your application) and telephone number.
  • You will be provided with your application number at the bank.
  • Go to http://registration.gij.edu.gh/apply/start to begin and complete your application online.
  • Note: you will need a valid email address to complete the online application.
  • Once the process has been completed, applicants must print out and keep a copy of the completed application form for the verification process.

Application Closing Date: Tuesday, 31st August 2021.

For any further enquires, contact: Tel – 0302-228336, 026 950 1772, 026 396 0567
Email: [email protected]
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67 COMMENTS

  1. Please according to a research I did earlier applicants whose qualifications do not meet the requirements for admission may be cosidered fir admission on passing a special entrance examination conducted by the university and an interview.Does this still hold because I fall under this category.I had d7 in both maths and science but had a total aggregate of 22.Please I’ll be expecting an answer.Thank you.

  2. I had D7 in maths but everything sums up to 25 can I apply.And also I want to know when 2021-2022 forms will be released

  3. i want to go for the form tomorrow and make the registration afterwards for 2021 session.please advice me on how to go about it.

  4. Pls I bought the forms last week. I want to know if k should send it to the school or the café. And also is there a closing date for submission??

  5. Please because of the restriction of movement I can’t move to the appropriate bank to buy the forms, please can someone buy it at the bank on my behalf and send me the details to login, please help me out

    • Please I have purchased the forms,filled it and have sent it. Everything is genuine but there was a typographical in the date of STARTING and COMPLETING (2015-2020 instead of 2016-2019)of SHS.please would that one have effect on my sent form?

  6. Please I had the qualified pass mark for ur requirement except mathematics which is E8 can I still apply and write the maths later?

    • The institute requires passes in 3 core subjects consisting of
      MATH…. ENGLISH….SCIENCE
      And any three other elective subjects

      That was what i noticed in the website
      But from what i heard from students in the institute…… music as a subject is not considered and would like to know why

  7. Please I completed SHS this year and I would like to apply into ur institution but my question is, can I get a degree form to buy instead of buying the deploma form

  8. Please I want to be updated when the 2020 admission form is out . And please I had D7 in core maths can I apply for admission .

  9. Good evening please I have completed senior high school and a media school can I still apply at GIJ and the procedures I have to follow. Thanks

  10. PLEASE I WOULD LIKE TO BE UPDATED ON COURSES AND FEES SUPPOSED TO BE PAID FOR A YEAR OR PER SEMESTER

  11. i just saw the deadline for admission 2019 today and i want to find out if there is a possibility another admission forms will be out in SEPTEMBER or if there are courses to be read in September 2019

  12. pls i want to know when the 2019/2020 admission forms will be out and is the form only sold at fidelity banks or are there other banks who sell the forms

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