Diploma in Business Studies
The Technical Examinations Unit (TEU) of the Ghana Education Service as already stated, is mandated to conduct technical examinations at the Craft, Advanced Craft, Technician and Diploma (DBS) levels in Ghana. The Unit, therefore, conducts, and awards certificates for the following examinations: Final examination of technical institutions (both public and accredited private institutions), Final examinations for the non-tertiary programmes of Polytechnic institutions including the Advanced Craft programmes, technician programmes and the Diploma in Business Studies (DBS). In addition, there are other special programmes which are examined by the Technical Examinations Unit for government and private agencies. Technical Examinations Unit of the Ghana Education Service as already stated, is mandated to conduct technical examinations and award certificate to students who has successfully completed their Diploma in Business Studies (DBS).
Technical Examinations Unit Diploma Programmes includes the following:
- DBS Accounting Options
- DBS Marketing Options
- DBS Purchasing and Supply Options
- DBS Statistics Options
- DBS Entrepreneurship Options
- DBS Event Management Option
- DBS Banking & Finance option
- Diploma in Public Finance & Accountancy Part I
- Diploma in Public Finance & Accountancy Part II
Diploma Programme entry requirement are follows: Candidates who have obtained passes in the relevant subjects at the GCE ‘O’ Level/SSSCE/WASSCE/General Business Certificate/Royal Society of Arts Stage II/London Chamber of Commerce and Industry Stage II Level may be considered as eligible candidates for the examination.
Mature applicants: Candidates must be at least twenty-five (25) years of age and must attach proof of age with birth certificates or other legitimate documentary evidence to the completed application forms. Mature applicants must pass the Entrance Examinations to be conducted in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge. The mature candidate must have the relevant working experience in the subject area.
Foreign applicants may be admitted on the basis of qualifications from their home countries for which equivalence shall be determined by the National Accreditation Board (NAB) of Ghana and submitted to the University. Evidence of proficiency in English Language will be required in the case of applicants from non-English speaking countries. Foreign applicants are also requested to acquire Non-Citizen Ghana card as a pre-requisite for offer of admission. Foreign applicants who fail to provide evidence of having acquired this card will not have their applications processed.
Diploma in Business Studies – 2 years: Four (4) GCE ‘o’ Level credits including English Language and Mathematics or RSA stage ii/GBCE with four (4) passes including English Language and Mathematics or passes in four (4) SSSCE/ WASSCE subjects including English Language, Mathematics and two (2) elective subjects.
Diploma in Public Finance & Accountancy I – 2 years: Passes in five (5) SSSCE/WASSCE subjects including English and Core Mathematics or five (5) passes in O’ Level, /GBCE including English Language and Mathematics.
Diploma in Public Finance & Accountancy II – 2 years: Passes in five (5) Diploma in Public Finance & Accountancy I
Diploma in Public Relations – 2 years: Passes in five (5) SSSCE/WASSCE subjects including English and Core Mathematics or five (5) passes in O’ Level, /GBCE including English Language and Mathematics
To register for any of Diploma in Business Studies Programmes, kindly click on download for the Application Form here