Frequently Asked Questions - International students

  1. How do I get to Accra Ghana?

    You can use Kotoka International Airport to arrive in Ghana. Contact the international services office for assistance in booking your domestic flight to Takoradi. If you need transportation from the airport to Campus, be sure to inform your contact person at Trans Africa as well, so arrangements can be made for your arrival.

  2. When should I arrive in Ghana?

    Plan to arrive in time for orientation. Your contact person in Trans Africa will provide an orientation schedule.

  3. Does Trans Africa offer financial assistance (scholarships, grants) to international students?

    At this time Trans Africa does not offer financial assistance such as mentioned above, to international students yet.

  4. How can I get a bank account in Ghana?

    You can use Kotoka International Airport to arrive in Ghana. Contact the international services office for assistance in booking your domestic flight to Takoradi. If you need transportation from the airport to Campus, be sure to inform your contact person at Trans Africa as well, so arrangements can be made for your arrival.

    1. Get your introductory letter from the Registrar
    2. A photocopy of your international passport
    3. A photocopy of your admission letter and school fees schedule
    4. Three passport sized photographs
  5. What is the cost of attending Trans Africa?

    See our Tuition and Fees schedule for the current academic year

  6. When are your admission periods?

  7. September and January-February

  8. I’m an international student, what subjects qualify for an application of a programme to your institution?

    A1-C6 in three core and elective subjects in either NECO/ WAEC depending on the programme being applied for.

  9. What is the fee plan for all continuing students?

    The fee plan for continuing students (local and foreign) is 75% before Interim Assessment (IA) week and 25% before the commencement of exams.

  10. What is the fee plan for fresh students?

    Fresh students are required to pay the total amount of fees stated in the admission letter or pay 75% before IA week and 25% before the commencement of exams.

  11. Where is the school located?

    Trans Africa currently has three(3) campuses. The Main Takoradi campus and two satellite campuses in Accra.

  12. How do I apply for a hostel?

    At the beginning of the academic year, enquire from the student services office to book your name before paying the hostel fees into the school’s account.