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Admission Overview

Applications are invited from candidates who wish to be considered for admission to the Creative Writing Academy (CWA).

It should be noted that selection of applicants will be based on a competitive cut-off point for the year.
Candidates awaiting results are eligible to apply.

Admission Criteria

The Award of Certificate in Creative Writing is a oneyear programme aimed at writers who wish to develop or polish their Creative Skills.

The programme adopts an all-encompassing approach to the discipline of writing, taking in various genres, including fiction, non-fiction, prose, poetry, and scriptwriting.
The academic year consists of three terms, commencing in September, with an additional start date in January each year.
Students may study Full-time, Part-time or Online.
Distance Learning allows students to structure their learning around work and other circumstances.
Places are limited due to small class sizes.
Small class sizes enable lecturers to get to know and understand students. It allows students to express themselves while developing their skills, strengths, passions, and learning styles
The program comprises wide reading, assignments, projects, critical thinking, and literary analysis to sharpen students’ skills.

Cost of Program

Tuition fees for the Award of Certificate in Creative Writing:

Duration Mode of Study Ghanaian Students International Students
Registration All Programs GHS 200.00 $100
Three months Distance Learning
Institution Based Learning
GHS 1,500.00
GHS 1,800.00
Six Months Distance Learning
Institution Based Learning
GHS 2,500.00
GHS 2,850.00
One Year (Certificate) Distance Learning
Institution Based Learning
GHS 4,800.00
GHS 5,250.00

Flexible Payment Plan

We have a flexible payment plan for students who wish to spread the cost of their fees.


Our Scholarship provides financial support for exceptional students who are unable to pay their tuition fees.

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