International Students

Ghana is a country in West Africa and has a population of nearly 31 million. The capital and largest city is Accra,where Botho University campus is located. Ghana covers an area of 238,535 km2 (92,099 sq mi), spanning diverse biomes that range from coastal savannas to tropical rainforests. Ghana is a multi-ethnic country with a diverse population, linguistic and religious groups.

For International Students Botho University aspires to be the regional hub of academic excellence. We strongly believe International students bring uniqueness to the student community at Botho University. An international student complement allows for cross-cultural enrichment producing a truly global graduate. At Botho University, the Student and Alumni Affairs Department (SAAD) is dedicated to international students. The Admissions department is responsible for international student enrolment providing all assistance in this regard from application to registration as a student. SAAD is responsible for the processing of study permits for international students and providing all assistance required by after they enrol and arrive to study with Botho University in Accra

How to apply?

Botho University warmly welcomes applicants from across the region to apply. International students can download the application form from the Botho University website by clicking on the following link: Depending on the programme of study, applicants will have to meet the admission criteria as specified for each programme and any pre-requisites required for specific programmes. For information on all our programs, please visit the website:

Fee Details

Fee details for all campus learning programmes are available in our website under the Admissions tab. The general fee policy is also applicable to international students.


Currently Botho University does not provide accommodation facilities.


Wide variety of public transport is available. The fares are nominal and in GHS. Buses for travelling long distance and to remote villages are also available. The SAAD department may assist students with information on request, including route maps, directions etc.

On arrival to Ghana

On Arrival in Accra, Ghana a Botho University staff welcomes all international students. The department will ensure that international students settle in easily and quickly. It is the department’s responsibility that all international students feel at home and can fully concentrate on their studies. Find out more about how you as an international student can study at Botho University.

Please contact our Admissions Department at