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National Service Positions

The Institute of African Studies, University of Ghana, requires the services of National Service Personnel for the 2020/2021 academic year. Interested final year students should apply to the Administrator, Institute of African Studies.


  • Expecting to graduate with at least Second Class Honours
  • Able to work with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Good writing and editing skills
  • Ability to work in a challenging environment
  • Good communications skills
  • Good appearance
  • Prepared to work on requested overtime and weekends

NOTE: Applicants who cannot stay for the full year of the service (September 1 to August 31, 2021) period should not apply.

Applicants should send the following via e-mail to or submit a hardcopy of the documents to the General Office of the Institute of African Studies:

  •  An application letter
  •  Current transcript of Academic Record
  •  Current Curriculum Vitae
  •  A clear scanned copy of passport-size photograph
  •  A clear scanned copy of Student ID card (front and back)

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: Friday, 29 May 2020, at 5:00 pm

Please note that the application deadline will be strictly observed. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.