Who is Eligible?

Sankofa Music Immersion will show you the culturally-rich and musically-motivated traditions of Ghana.
If you are interested in an authentic experience in an innovative way, then this program is especially for you!
Here are answers to some frequently asked questions.

Who is eligible to apply for the Study in Ghana program?

Enrollment is open to students and professionals worldwide, as well as to the general public.

You do not need to be a matriculated student in any  college or university to be eligible to apply.

I have no drumming or dancing experience. Does that matter?

No prior drumming or dancing is necessary to attend the Study in Ghana program. The instructor to student ratio at the Sankofa Cultural Institute, where the students study, is approximately 1:1, easily allowing instruction to be differentiated to accommodate all levels of skill and experience.

I am a professional drummer/dancer. Will the curriculum be challenging?

All of the Sankofa Cultural Institute’s staff instructors are world-class musicians and teachers and we frequently have top-flight professional drummers and dancers attend the program.

What are the application deadlines?

Admission on the Sankofamusicimmersion Ghana programs is rolling. Enrollment is on a first-come, first-served basis.

How do I apply?

To apply for all programs, click here.