Ashesi’s academic year consist of two semesters running respectively from late August to December, and January to May. The fees listed below are per each semester, and also cover textbooks, internet services, other learning material and activity, and support services such as career services, health services, and counselling. For first-year and senior-year entrepreneurship classes, fees also support limited funding for student business ideas.  

  • Tuition & Other Fees Open or Close


    Amount in
    Ghana Cedis

    Amount in

    Tuition fees per semester






    Other Fees 



    Health Insurance fees per year 
    (not required with proof of other insurance)



     Student Council Dues




    On-campus housing fees per semester (optional)  



    Families are advised to plan for additional expenses around meals and other personal items that students may need. Families can also opt to put their ward(s) on a university prepaid meal card. 

  • Installment Payment Plans Open or Close

    Ashesi has flexible payment plans for families who cannot pay fees in full at the start of the semester. Families have the option of making payments twice a semester or four times a semester, each option incurring different surcharges. Families who pay full tuition fees before the due date for each semester will receive an 'early payment' discount. 

    Early Payment Discount 



    Surcharge for Paying in Two Instalments


    3% fee

    Surcharge for Paying in four instalments


    6% fee


  • Paying Fees: Bank Deposits Open or Close

    (1) Pay fees at the bank (Ghana & ECOWAS Region)
    For payments within Ghana or the West Africa (ECOWAS) region, students can deposit fees directly to either our Ghana Cedi or US Dollar account with any ECOBANK branch.

    (2) Fill deposit slip
    Complete a deposit slip in triplicate as follows:

    • Original for the bank
    • Duplicate to be submitted to Ashesi (photo copy is acceptable). The duplicate can be handed in at the Finance Office on submission of application forms.
    • Triplicate should be kept by student as evidence of payment.

    (3) Confirm information required on the deposit slip

    • Full name and contact number(s).
    • A valid bank stamp

    (4) Submit deposit slip to Ashesi, and get an official Ashesi Receipt