Ghana Institute of Languages
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- Category: PROFESSIONAL INSTITUTIONS
The Ghana Institute of Languages (GIL) is a tertiary institution that was established in 1961 with the aim of helping promote African unity through the teaching of non-Ghanaian languages. The Institute also has the mandate the Government on issues relating to language policy.
It carries out the teaching of English, French, German, Arabic, Spanish, Portuguese and Russian at beginner, intermediate and proficiency levels, and also carries out research in and about the teaching of these languages. We also offer professionally relevant courses in bilingual secretaryship and translation, which give our graduates ready employment at home and abroad.
- Official Website: www.gil.edu.gh/
- Director: Dr. John Rex A. Gadzekpo
- Campus: Accra, East Legon, Tamale & Kumasi
The Institute comprises the following:
- The School of Languages (SOL)
- The School of Bilingual Secretaryship (SOBS)
- The School of Translators (SOT)
- The Translation Bureau (TransBureau)
- The Research Department
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The Institute does not offer accommodation for students. However, students in search of accommodation may contact the Estate Department of the Institute and make prior arrangements for their choice of accommodation. On request, home stay or au pair facilities are made available for foreign students both for regular and special programmes/ courses.
GIL City Campus, Off Barnes Road, Adabraka
- O. Box M67, Accra
Telephone: +233-302-221052, 302-221052