A medical school is a tertiary educational institution —or part of such an institution— that teaches medicine, and awards a professional degree for physicians and surgeons.
Students graduating from any of these medical schools get the MBCh B degree and the title "Dr".
For the First 3 years Students are awarded BSc in the field of Medical science for University of Ghana medical school; and Human biology for KNUST and UDS medical schools.
The University of Ghana Medical School and KNUST School of Medical Sciences in Kumasi use the Tradition medical education model whiles University for Development Studies School of Medicine uses the Problem-based learning model.
Basic Medical education lasts 6 years in all the medical schools.
Entry into these medical schools are highly competitive and it is usually based on successful completion of the Senior High School Examinations.