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

The University of Ghana School of Law Holds Round Table Discussion on The Death Penalty in Ghana
Monday, August 1, 2022

The University of Ghana School of Law in partnership with the Death Penalty Project and the Death Penalty Research Unit, at the University of Oxfor

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Friday, July 1, 2022

Prof. Raymond Akongburo Atuguba, Dean of the University of Ghana School of Law (UGSoL), has stated that collaboration with other African scholars is the solution to the current publication challenges faced by African Scholars.

Wednesday, June 8, 2022

On 5 December 2008, the United Nations General Assembly resolved to designate 8 June as World Oceans Day.

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.

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