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The school is opened to all Ghanaians who meet the entry requirements. There are two (2) programmes run in the College:

  • Registered General Nursing
  • Registered Midwifery

General Entry Requirements

Eligible applicant must;
  • be a Ghanaian citizen by birth
  • be of good character
  • be not less than 18 years of age and not more than 35 years.
  • have served for minimum of five years (if an Ministry of Defence staff)
  • have applied for higher education(if a Ministry of Defence staff)

Admission Process

Prospective candidates must;
  • pass the SSSCE/WASSCE or its relevant equivalent exam from the West African Examination Council.
  • meet the basic programme requirement as specified by the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Ghana and Ministry of Health entry requirements.
  • purchase the NMTC, 37 Military Hospital online application form.
  • be shortlisted with the name appearing on the notice board.
  • have passed an entrance examination conducted by the College.
  • have gone through a selection interview.
  • be offered admission after having passed the selection interview.
Note: Waiting list shall not be transferred to next admission period. The admission requirement is in line with the GAFMS/Ministry of Health policy.

Entry Requirements

  1. The programme has been designed for SSS/SHS graduates with credits in WASSCE/SSSCE with a requisite aggregate 24/36 or better.
  2. A Credit in three core subjects, A1 – C6/ A – D in English Language, Integrated Science and Mathematics and credits in any three elective subjects from the following:
    • Science Programme
      • Mathematics (Elective)
      • Physics
      • Chemistry
      • Biology
    • General Arts
      • Literature in English
      • French
      • The Ghanaian Languages
      • Economics
      • History
      • Government
      • General Knowledge in Arts
      • Christian Religious Studies.
    • Home Economics
      • Management in Living
      • Food and Nutrition
      • Biology
      • Chemistry
      • French
      • General Knowledge in Arts
    • Agricultural Science
      • Physics
      • Chemistry
      • General Agriculture
      • Mathematics (Elective)
      • French
  3. Age limit – 18years to 35years
  4. He / She should not have any criminal record
  5. He / She be of good health
  6. He / She must pass a selection interview

  7. Orientation

    Students must avail themselves to orientation when necessary.

    Medical Examination

    Students must avail themselves to take prescribed medical examinations when necessary.


    All fresh students will have to be indexed with the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Ghana before the first Semester ends. Students who do not qualify for indexing will be withdrawn from the school.


    A matriculation ceremony is held in the first semester for the purpose of formally admitting into the institution all new students entering for the Diploma programme. Attendance at the ceremony is compulsory and no new student shall be allowed to take the end of semester examinations unless he/she has been duly matriculated.