Faculty of Renewable Natural Resources / Department of Wood Science and Technology
Overview of programme
The MSc. Packaging Technology and Management programme at KNUST provides training to graduates in optimising packaging processes, designing environmentally-appropriate packaging systems, and developing the next generation of advanced packaging technologies.
Some of the modules in this program include:
- Packaging Materials
- Food Packaging
- Medical Packaging
- Packaging Plastics and Environmental Stewardship
- Package Visual Communication and Printing
- Production and Operations Management
- Permeability and Shelf-life
- Packaging Laws and Regulations
- Supply Chain Management
- Packaging Dynamics and Testing etc.
- Good first degree in Science, Social Science, Art and Business.
How to Apply
Purchase KNUST eVoucher containing an application number and PIN from GCB, Consolidated Bank Ghana (CBG) or Ecobank. Proceed to the online admissions portal (Here!) and begin the application process.
Careers and Employability
Food, beverage, cosmetics, consumer goods, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, electronics, industrial items, automotive/motorcycles, and many more industries offer excellent employment opportunities to our graduates.
Research / Links with Industry
The program is closely linked with all aspects of the packaging industry in Africa and beyond. Students seek opportunities and make their own links that relate to their own area of interest and expertise and are supported in this process. Students receive updates about the latest news, jobs, placements and other opportunities in the packaging sector.
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