UDS-DAAD Postgraduate Scholarships 2021/2022

UDS-DAAD Postgraduate Scholarships

The School of Allied Health Sciences, UDS Tamale in Partnership with DAAD is inviting applications for MPhil/MSc Community Health and Development at the University for Development Studies Ghana. Successful applicants will enrol in August 2021/22 academic year.

Limited DAAD scholarships are available for applicants from Ghana and other African countries.
UDS-DAAD Postgraduate Scholarships Eligibility.

Prospective applicants for MPhil Community Health and Development must have the

A good first degree (at least Second Class Upper) in Midwifery, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacy, Medicine and Integrated Development Studies from UDS or any recognized


Prospective applicants for MPH Environmental Health Science must have the following:

A good first degree (Second Class Upper or better) in: Environmental Health Science and
Occupational safety, Health Science Education and Promotion, Nursing, Midwifery, Medicine, Nutrition or an appropriate area in the life sciences from UDS or any recognized

For candidates whose first language is not English, an English proficiency certificate will be

Eligible Programs

MPhil in Community Health and Development
MPH in Environmental Health Science
How to Apply for UDS-DAAD Postgraduate Scholarships
All Ghanaian and foreign applicants for the 2021/2022 academic year admissions are required to use the UDS online application portal. The procedure for the online application process is as follows:

i. Make a payment of GHS 200.00 (Two Hundred Ghana Cedis) in the case of Ghanaian
applicants, and USD 150.00 (One Hundred and fifty United States Dollars), for Foreign applicants, for the UDS E-Voucher at any Zenith Bank, Agricultural Development Bank (ADB), Prudential Bank, National Investment Bank (NIB), GCB Bank, Stanbic Bank and Ecobank branches throughout the country.

ii. The E-Voucher contains the PIN, and Serial Number required for the completion of the
online form.

iii. Access the online form by visiting our online admissions portal at
http://admissions.uds.edu.gh soon after payment.

iv. In completing the online form, applicants will be required to upload their passport size
photographs and certificates. Applicants using objects instead of their own photographs
would be disqualified.

v. A completed form will not be considered for admission unless it is SUBMITTED online
after accepting our data confirmation policy

vi. Applicants are advised to check thoroughly all details entered before finally submitting
their online applications. A form, once submitted, can be viewed, but cannot be edited.

vii. Applicants must print out three copies of the application summary; attach three (3)
passport-sized photographs, results slips, certificates and all other relevant
documents to each form. Three reference letters are also required (at least, two of
the referees should be familiar with applicants’ academic work).

viii. Candidates are strongly advised to visit any EMS Office in the Country for assistance
towards the return of the application documents (see vii). Applicants are advised not to
post the forms themselves. They should seek the advice and services of Ghana Post

ix. The application documents as specified in (vii) above should be addressed to:

Deputy Registrar
Academic and Students’ Affairs
University for Development Studies
P.O. Box TL 1350


For further enquiries, contact UDS Graduate School by email: graduateschool@uds.edu.gh, or Academic Affairs: academicaffairs@uds.edu.gh;

International students could purchase the e-voucher online via the link below

Complete an online form on the University for Development Studies Graduate admission

Academic transcript, certified copies of first-degree certificate and proposal (concept note)
for those applying for the MPhil programme and statement of purpose


Prospective applicants whose first degree is more than six (6) year old
(ie Degree acquired from 2014 or later) , are not qualified for the Scholarship.

Only successful applicants will be contacted

For more information, visit UDS-DAAD Scholarship.

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