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WACCI PhD Fees Schedule

WACCI PhD Fees - Anglophone Students

Items Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Total
  USD USD USD USD USD
Tuition, Registration and Academic Facility User Fees  16,393  8,124  8,124  10,796  43,437
           
Maintenance          
Stipend  12,000  12,000  12,000  12,000  48,800
Accommodation  3,000  -    -    2,400  5,400
Airfare and Local Travel  1,500  -    -    4,500  6,000
Residence Permit  200  -    -    200  400
Medical Insurance and Medical Exam  1,220  -    -    600  1,820
Abated DSA for Thesis Defence/Graduation  -    -    -    360  360
Miscellaneous  1,000  1,000  1,000  1,000  4,000
Sub-Total  18,920  13,000  13,000  21,060  65,980
           
Research and Training Support          
Book Allowance  300  -    -    -    300
Project Support (Research Funds)  -    8,333  8,333  8,333  24,999
Supervision1  1,200  8,100  8,100  3,600  21,000
Laptop and External Hard Drive  1,500  -    -    -    1,500
Sub-Total  3,000  16,433  16,433  11,933  47,799
           
Total  33,513  32,757  32,757  38,989  157,437
           
  1. The provision for supervision covers airfare, local travel and subsistence for supervisory visits to students carrying out research in their home countries as well as allowances for both University of Ghana and in-country supervisors

WACCI PhD Fees - Francophone Students

Item Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Total
  USD USD USD USD USD
Tuition, Registration and Academic Facility User Fees  16,393  8,124  8,124  10,796  43,437
           
Maintenance          
Stipend  12,000  12,000  12,000  12,000  48,000
Accommodation  3,000  -    -    2,400  5,400
Airfare and Local Travel  1,500  -    -    4,500  6,000
Residence Permit  200  -    -    200  400
Medical Insurance and Medical Exam  1,220  -    -    600  1,820
Abated DSA for Thesis Defence/Graduation  -    -    -    360  360
Miscellaneous  1,000  1,000  1,000  1,000  4,000
Sub-Total  18,920  13,000 13,000  21,060  65,980
           
Research and Training Support          
Book Allowance  300  -    -    -    300
Project Support (Research Funds)  -    8,333  8,333  8,333  24,999
Supervision1  1,200  8,100  8,100  3,600  21,000
Laptop and External Hard Drive  1,500  -    -    -    1,500
English Language Proficiency Course2  5,275  -    -    -    5,275
Sub-Total  8,275  16,433  16,433  11,933  53,074
           
Total  38,788  32,757  32,757  38,989  162,491

 

  1. The provision for supervision covers airfare, local travel and subsistence for supervisory visits to students carrying out research in their home countries as well as allowances for both University of Ghana and in-country supervisors 
  2. Francophone students benefit from an English language proficiency course before and during their first year at WACCI. The amount covers stipends, accommodation, airfare and tuition for the 2-month pre-enrolment course as well as tuition for the post-enrolment programme, which runs concurrently with PhD coursework