Admissions Procedure and Application Forms for the Master of Arts Program


Master of Arts in Missiology

Entry of New Students

New students are accepted into the Master of Arts (MA) program once a year, in May.

Time Frame of the Program

  • One session each year

  • The session begins in May and ends in July.

  • The session covers a 10-week period, with each class being 2 weeks in duration.

Admission Procedure

    1. Take and pass the English entrance exam.

    2. Complete all the required forms in the application packet and return them to the registrar’s office.

    3. Receive official acceptance from AGGST.

Entrance Exam Information

  • All prospective students must take and pass the entrance exam in English in order to qualify for admission.

  • A prospective student may either purchase the application packet before taking the entrance exam or after receiving notification that he/she passed the exams.

  • After a student has passed the entrance exam, he/she will be informed to complete and return all the admission forms.

  • Entrance exams are generally held three times a year (see schedule below).

Entrance Exam Procedure

  1. See the AGGST/WAAST receptionist to register for the exams.

  2. Complete a registration sheet.

  3. Register at least 1 day in advance and preferably 1-2 weeks prior to the exam for adequate planning. You will not be allowed to take the exam if you come the day of the exam without having registered in advance.

  4. All exams begin at 8 a.m. Please be prompt as the exams are timed and begin as a group.

The entrance exam fee is 5,000 cfa (2,500 for WAAST graduates) and must be paid prior to taking the exams.

Entrance Exam Schedule for 2016–2017

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Application Packet Information

  • An application packet may be purchased for 2500 cfa from the AGGST/ WAAST receptionist.

  • The application forms may also be downloaded from our Web site ( and the application fee of 2500 cfa paid after acceptance at registration.

  • The application packet contains a financial information sheet. The following forms are included in the packet. They need to be processed and returned to the registrar’s office.

  • Application for Admission*

  • Church Recommendation*

  • Health History

  • Medical Report

  • Request for Transcript

  • Transcripts

    You will need to provide two passport-size photos (one is for a student ID card).

*Note: If you are a WAAST graduate, you need to complete only the Application for Admission and the Church Recommendation forms, and pass the entrance exam. Your GPA must be 3.0 for admission to the MA program.

Calendar Information for 2016

2016 Session

Academic and financial registration May 6 & 8

Classes begin May 9

Mid-term break June 2024

Classes end July 22

Written Assignments Due September 22

Graduation November 12

 Download MA Application for Admission, Church Recommendation Forms

Download MA Health History & Medical Report Forms

Download MA Request for Transcript Form

Download Academic Fees WAAST-AGGST 2016