Regional Maritime University Diploma Programmes Admission Form – 2016 / 2017

RMU Admission 2016-2017We are glad to inform the general public and all the interested candidates that the Regional Maritime University (RMU) Diploma Programmes Admission application form for the 2016/2017 academic session is available for sale.

The Management of the Regional Maritime University (RMU) Accra – Ghana, is using this medium to invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for admission into her Diploma programmes for the 2016/2017 Academic Session.



Regional Maritime University 2016/2017 Academic Calendar

RMU Available Programme & Requirements – 2016 / 2017


Regional Maritime University Diploma Programmes – Available Programme

  • Applicants must have six [6] passes (A1-D7) in all subjects, including English Language and Mathematics and a minimum of C6 in three (3) passes in any elective subjects.


  • G.C.E. ‘O’ Level Credit in five [5] subjects (including Mathematics & English Language), plus G.C.E. ‘A’ Level passes in any two (2) subjects.


  • GBCE Candidates: credit passes (A-D) in five (5) subjects comprising three (3) core subjects including English Language and Mathematics plus two (2) relevant elective subjects.


  • SSCE/WASSCE/NECO: Applicants must have six [6] passes (A1-D7) in all subjects including English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science and a minimum of C6 in three (3) passes in relevant subjects (e.g. Elective Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Applied Electricity, Geography etc).


  • General Certificate of Education (GCE) Holders: Applicant must have credits in at least five (5) GCE ‘O’ Level subjects including English Language and Mathematics plus at least two (2) Advanced Level passes in relevant subjects.  (e.g. Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Technical Drawing, Metal Work, Applied Electricity etc).


  • Other Qualifications:  Other qualifications including International Baccalaureate (IB) with a minimum note of 10/20 in each of the relevant subjects, IGCSE with a minimum of Grade C, American Grades 12, FTC, City and Guilds, Technician Part II and Advanced Technician Diploma, etc .in relevant subjects which are equivalent to the SSSCE/WASSCE/NECO or the GCE will be considered.


Target Group:  Diploma in Marine Engineering and Nautical Science programmes are ideal for those interested in developing Professional Careers in the Merchant Marine and Oil & Gas Industry.



(i). All candidates must satisfy specific Departmental requirements in addition to the general requirements.

(ii). Final Admission onto all programmes is based on successful completion of physical and medical examinations at the Regional Maritime University Sick Bay.

(iii). The University will organize Proficiency in English Language class for all candidates from non-English speaking countries in June 2016.



(i) Certificate Entry Requirements: To qualify for this programme, participants ought to have been educated up to Senior High School (SHS), GCE Ordinary and Advanced Levels with minimum of credits passes or equivalent professional qualifications.

(ii) Diploma Entry Requirements: Applicant must possess the International Certificate in Logistics and Transport or a University Degree or HND.

  • In addition, participants must have worked in a logistics and transport environment for a minimum of three years.

(ii)  Advanced Diploma Entry Requirements:

–        Applicants must possess the International Diploma in Logistics and Transport of CILT,

–        Maters in Logistics, Supply Chain and Transport and Ports and Shipping Administration.


How to Apply for Regional Maritime University Diploma Programmes

A copy of the application forms for the CILT programmes can also be downloaded from the University’s website: for completion.

Payment for the downloaded application forms can be made into the following RMU Account:

Bank: Ghana Commercial Bank, Tema Main Branch

Account Number: 0100121527901


 Candidates writing their WASSCE Examinations in May/June 2016 may also apply.


All applicants for the 2016/2017 Academic Year admissions are required to use the Regional Maritime University [RMU] online application portal.  The procedure for the online application process is as follows:

  1. Make appropriate payment as indicated below at the various sales centers for the RMU


  • Post-graduate/Up-graders programme:                GH¢210.00 or $70.00
  • B.Sc. Programmes:                                                     GH¢150.00 or $50.00
  • Diploma/Marine Engine Mechanic:                        GH¢120.00 or $40.00


Sale Centers

  • Regional Maritime University, Nungua – Accra, Cash Office
  • All Branches of the Ghana Commercial Bank
  • All Branches of Ecobank [foreign and local]


  1. The E-Voucher contains the Pin and Serial Number required in completing the online form.
  2. Access the online form by visiting the University’s online admissions portal at soon after payment.
  3. In completing the online form, students will be required to upload their passport size photographs.
  4. A completed form is not considered until it is SUBMITTED.
  5. 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.
  6. Applicants must print out application summary; attach transcripts, certificates and all other relevant documents.  These documents should be sent to the Registrar.
  7. Candidates are strongly advised to visit Courier Companies in their Countries for assistance towards the return of the application documents [see g].


The application documents as specified in [7] above should be addressed to:

The Registrar

Regional Maritime University

Post Office Box GP 1115

Accra – Ghana



  1. Log onto the admission portal :
  2. Click on International Applications and follow the instructions displayed on the page for the completion of the form.
  3. Applicants must print out application summary; attach transcripts, certificates and all other relevant documents.  These documents should be sent to the Registrar.


Regional Maritime University Diploma Programmes Application Closing Date

The closing dates for submission of applications are 15th July, 2016 for Matured Applicants and 31st August, 2016 for Regular and Weekend applicants.  Candidates should note that no applications will be accepted after the deadline.

For further information, please contact:                                                                            

Telephone Numbers          : +233 302 714070 / 712343 / 712775

Fax Numbers                     : +233 302 714070 / 712047

E-mail Address                  :  


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