Useful information on travelling from Ghana to the EU, such as visas, travel restrictions and consulates, and for studying there.


The activities of the European Union in Ghana are developed in close coordination with the Member States of the Union with diplomatic representation in the country. Nine (9) out of the current 27 Member States are accredited to Ghana:

Study Programmes

Set to last until 2020, Erasmus+ does not just have opportunities for students. Merging seven prior programmes, it has opportunities for a wide variety of individuals and organisations.

Erasmus+ offers opportunities for higher education mobility and cooperation projects with European partners. 

Detailed information on these opportunities, including eligibility criteria, is available in the Erasmus+ Programme Guide. An indicative funding guide for some centralised opportunities is also available.


Erasmus+ has opportunities for people of all ages, helping them develop and share knowledge and experience at institutions and organisations in different countries.

  • Study abroad with Erasmus+.
  • Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degrees.
  • Youth Exchanges.
  • Teach abroad with Erasmus+.
  • Traineeships with Erasmus+.


Erasmus+ has opportunities for a wide range of organisations, including universities, education and training providers, think tanks, research organisations, and private businesses.

  • Key Action 1: Learning mobility of individuals.
  • Key Action 2: Innovation and best practices.
  • Key Action 3: Support for Policy Reform.
  • Jean Monnet.
  • Sport.

Read more on the Erasmus+ page.

Country profiles

Are you interested in studying in Europe?

There are over 34 countries connected to the Erasmus+ programme. Read all about higher education in these countries on their country profiles.