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About SALT Institute

Sundoulos Advanced Leadership Training (SALT) Institute.Sundoulos: Greek word meaning “Servants of the same Lord / FellowServants” (Matthew 18:29)
Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA),Accra
Affiliation to GIMPA means GIMPA, as a public institution, mentors(supervises) SALT Institute. (Upon successful completion of your programme of study, you will receive a SALT Institute certificate awarded by GIMPA.)
The Institute was accredited by the National Accreditation Board (NAB) of Ghana in 2018. Our Bachelor’s Programmes were accredited in 2019. Our Master’s Programmes were accredited in 2020.
This means SALT Institute and all its undergraduate and postgraduate programmes have been certified / approved / endorsed by the Ghana Tertiary Education Commission (GTEC), the agency responsible for supervising tertiary institutions in Ghana.
At SALT Institute, you are certain to get the following:
  • A value-based education (You will be taught to cultivate the values of Integrity, Stewardship, Respect, Creativity, etc.)
  • Moderate school fees & flexible terms of payment.
  • International faculty members (lecturers drawn academia and industry)
  • A centralized location with ease of access.
  • Moderate class sizes (No lecture halls accommodate more than 30 students)
  • Efficient online study option.
  • Internship opportunities.
  • Sound knowledge of the global leadership, management and diplomatic systems.
  • Understanding God’s agenda for the individual, family and the nation and knowing how to plug into God’s plans and purposes.
  • We prepare people for ready employment in the marketplace or for further studies.

Academics / Programmes

Undergraduate (First Degree) Programmes:
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Transformational Leadership
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA) in International Relations & Diplomacy

Postgraduate (Masters’ Degree) Programmes:
  • Master of Arts (MA) in Leadership & Management
  • Master of Arts (MA) in International Relations & Diplomacy
Undergraduate Programmes: Regular and Weekend
Postgraduate Programmes: Evening, Weekend and Online
Regular Session: Monday to Friday (8:00am – 6:30pm)
Evening Session: Monday to Friday (5:00pm – 9:00pm)
Weekend Session: Friday (5:00pm – 9:00pm) & Saturday (7:30am –9:00pm)
Online Session is available
Undergraduate programmes: 4 YEARS (8 semesters in all, i.e. 2 semesters a year)
Postgraduate programmes: 15 months (3 semesters in all)
There are two (2) admission cohorts for Bachelor’s degree programmes per academic year: January and September.
There are three (3) admissions cohorts for Master’s degree programmes per academic year: January, May and September.
Very moderate class sizes, not exceeding 30 students in a class.
Undergraduate Programmes:
  • WASSCE Applicants: Six (6) credit passes (C6 or better),including Core Mathematics and English Language.
  • Matured Applicants: Matured Entrance Exams for persons more than 25years old.
  • Other qualifications: Diploma / ‘A’ Level / HND /Professional Certificates, etc.

Postgraduate Programmes:
Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized university (Second Class Lower or better)
Undergraduate students are required to write Long Essays in their final year. Postgraduate students may choose to write a Dissertation or complete a Student’s Project. Additional details of these will be provided during the Orientation Ceremony.
Internships relevant to the student’s programme of study in local and multinational organizations are available for students of all programmes.
We have very seasoned lecturers selected from within and outside Ghana who have considerable years of experience in the programmes we offer, and have all been approved by the Ghana Tertiary Education Commission (GTEC)
Dr. Fatima Alabo is the Acting Rector. She has taught at various universities both in Ghana and abroad.
There are several international organizations resident in Ghana, International NGOs, the Foreign Service (Ministry of Foreign Affairs& Regional Integration), Ghana Immigration Service, etc. all of which require persons with basic understanding in international relations and diplomacy.
Leadership & Management graduates also have opportunity to serve in various fields and organizations, including banks, NGOs, religious organizations, church & para-church organizations, public & private enterprises, or for entrepreneurial (start-up) businesses.

Applications & Fees

Students are advised to pay their fees in full at the start of each semester if they can. However, students who may not be able to pay all their fees in full at the start of the semester can follow our friendly fee payment plan which is as follows:
  • 60% of a semester’s fee at registration
  • 20% in the middle of the semester
  • 20% by the end of the semester
(Ghanaian Students)
BA International Relations & Diplomacy: 3,600 Ghana Cedis (1,800 per semester)
BA Transformational Leadership: 3,600 Ghana Cedis (1,800 per semester)
MA International Relations & Diplomacy: 9,600 Ghana Cedis(GHS3,200 per semester)
MA Transformational Leadership: 9,600 Ghana Cedis (GHS3,200 per semester)
BA Transformational Leadership: US$1,200 per academic year (US$600 per semester)
BA International Relations: US$1,200 per academic year (US$600 per semester)
MA Leadership & Management: US$3,600 for entire programme(US$1,200 per semester)
MA International Relations & Diplomacy: US$3,600 for entire programme (US$1,200 per semester)
Qualified foreign students can apply.
Forms can be downloaded on SALT Institute website (www.saltinstituteghana.org/admissions). You can also pass by our campus and pick up an admission form.
For Ghanaian Students, admission forms are sold at 100 Ghana Cedis for undergraduate programmes and 150 Ghana Cedis for postgraduate programmes for Ghanaian Students.

For Foreign Students, admission forms are sold at US$ 25.00 for undergraduate programmes and US$ 50.00 for postgraduate programmes.

Others

Yes, a physical library is available at our campus and is open to all students from 9:00am to 5:00pm from Monday to Friday. Students also have access to our e-library which has several unlimited online resources.
YES and FREE for all students
The Institute doesn’t currently have hostel facilities at the campus. Off-campus hostel arrangements within the city of Accra are however available upon request.
At present, sporting facilities are available at our off-campus hostel facility. When the Institute migrates to its permanent campus, there will be a host of indoor and outdoor sporting activities available.
No. 17, 10th Street, SHC Estates,
New Achimota
P. O. Box DC 682,
Accra, Ghana.
Website: www.saltinstituteghana.org
Email: info@saltinstituteghana.org
Tel: +233 20 974 9930 (call/WhatsApp)
+233 54 835 9141 (call)

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