The School of Law of the University of Ghana is the premier center for legal education in Ghana and continues to lead the way in preparing students for the legal profession. It was first established as a department of the Faculty of Social Studies in the 1958/59 academic year, becoming a Faculty in 1960/61 then eventually a full-fledged school in the 2014/15 academic year. 


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UGSoL News

Wednesday, March 23, 2022

The Lebanese Community in Ghana has offered scholarships to meritorious undergraduate law students of the University of Ghana School of Law.

Tuesday, March 8, 2022

As part of efforts to seamlessly implement the University of Ghana School of Law's (UGSoL) strategic objectives 1, 2, and 4, which are precisely aligned with the University's Strategic Priorities...

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Tuesday, November 16, 2021

The African Human Rights Moot Court Competition and Conference is an annual event organized by the Centre for Human Rights of the University of Pretoria...

Thursday, August 5, 2021

The question of who would become the next special prosecutor has finally been answered as the President of Ghana, His Excellency Nana Akufo-Addo, has appointed Mr. Kissi Agyebeng to take on this new role.

Upcoming Events

Understanding withholding tax obligations on grants
Auditorium, University of Ghana School of Law
Nov to Dec
29 to 2
International Conference on the Future of Legal Education in Ghana/Africa (ICFLEA)
9:30am to 5:30pm
The University of Ghana School of Law Auditorium


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