University of Ghana EMBA 2020/2021 Admissions

By | January 8, 2020

University of Ghana (UG) EMBA 2020/2021 Admissions

The following programmes are available for the 2020/2021 academic year.

   COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES

  • SCHOOL OF LANGUAGES

MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Translation                                                                 –         MA

Arabic                                                                        –         MA/MPhil

Russian                                                                     –         MA/MPhil

Spanish                                                                     –         MA/MPhil

Linguistics                                                                 –         MA/MPhil/PhD

English                                                                      –         MA/MPhil/PhD

Teaching English as a Second Language                 –         MPhil (Top-up)

French                                                                       –         MA/MPhil/PhD

Conference Interpreting                                             –        MA

  • SCHOOL OF ARTS

                  MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Classics                                                                        –         MPhil/PhD

Museum & Heritage Studies                                         –         MA/PhD

Archaeology                                                                  –         MPhil/PhD

History                                                                           –         MPhil/PhD

Philosophy                                                                    –          MPhil/PhD

Study of Religions                                                         –         MPhil/PhD

  • SCHOOL OF PERFORMING ARTS

                            MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Theatre Arts                                                                –             MA/MFA/MPhil/PhD

Music                                                                          –             MPhil/PhD

Options availableTheory & Composition

                                Ethnomusicology

Dance  (Choreography/Performance)                        –           MFA   

Dance                                                                         –           MPhil             

Options Available for the MPhil Dance:

             Dance Ethnology

             Dance in Education

  • SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES

                            MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Economic Policy Management                                   –         MA/Weekend/Evening/Fee Paying

Economics                                                                  –         MPhil

Development Economics                                            –         PhD

Social Work                                                                –          MPhil

Geography & Resource Development                       –          MPhil/PhD

Psychology                                                                 –          MPhil/PhD

Options Available:   MPhil Clinical Psychology

                                   MPhil Social Psychology

                                   MPhil Industrial and Organizational Psychology

                                   MPhil in Counselling Psychology

                                   MPhil in Development Psychology

Political Science                                                         –             MPhil/PhD

Sociology*                                                                  –             MA/MPhil/PhD

Climate Change &Sustainable Development             –             MSc/MPhil

INSTITUTE OF STATISTICAL, SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC RESEARCH

                            MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Development Studies*                                               –             MA/MPhil/PhD

  • CENTRE FOR SOCIAL POLICY STUDIES

                     MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Social Policy Studies                                      –           MA

Research and Public Policy                            –           MRPP (a two-year evening programme)

  • REGIONAL INSTITUTE FOR POPULATION STUDIES

                    MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Population Studies*                                                    –             MA/MPhil/PhD

  • LEGON CENTRE FOR INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS AND DIPLOMACY

                              MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

International Affairs (One-Year, Regular)                                                     –           MA

International Affairs (Two-year Part-Time)                                                   –           MA

International Affairs                                                                                      –          PhD

  • CENTRE FOR MIGRATION STUDIES

             MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Migration Studies*                                                     –            MA/MPhil/PhD

            INSTITUTE OF AFRICAN STUDIES

             MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

African Studies*                                                         –             MA/MPhil/PhD

  • UNIVERSITY OF GHANA BUSINESS SCHOOL

                  MA /MSC/MBA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Information Systems                                                   –           PhD

Operations Management                                            –           MPhil

Management Information Systems                             –           MBA/MPhil

Health Services Management                                     –           MBA/MPhil

Human Resource Management                                  –           MBA/MPhil

Public Administration                                                  –            MPA/MPhil

Marketing                                                                    –            MBA/MPhil/PhD

Accounting                                                                  –            MBA/MPhil/PhD

Finance                                                                       –            MBA/MPhil/PhD

Public Administration and Policy Management          –            PhD

Health Policy and Management                                 –            PhD

Risk Management and Insurance                              –            MPhil 

UNIVERSITY OF GHANA BUSINESS SCHOOL SPECIAL WEEK-END /EXECUTIVE MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION PROGRAMMES

Accounting                                                                 –           MBA

Finance                                                                      –           MBA /EMBA

Health Services Administration                                  –           MBA

Human Resource Management                                 –           MBA /EMBA/PHD

Management Information Systems                            –           MBA

Marketing                                                                   –           MBA/EMBA

Public Administration                                                 –           MPA

Project Management                                                 –           EMBA

Entrepreneurial Management                                    –           EMBA

Accounting and Financial Services Management      –           EMBA

Development Finance                                                –           MSC

Management and Administration                               –           MA

Accounting and Finance (ACCESS)                          –           MSC

For enquiries on Business School programmes please call the following numbers: 0202075454, 0501581492

  • SCHOOL OF LAW

MA/LLM PROGRAMME TO BE OFFERED ON PART-TIME BASIS

Alternative Dispute Resolution                      –           MA (a two-year evening programme)

Human Rights and Administration                –           MA (a two-year evening programme)

#Alternative Dispute Resolution                   –           LLM (a two-year evening programme)

#Oil and Gas Law                                         –           LLM (a two-year evening programme)

#for persons with degrees in law only

Law                                                                 –           PhD

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

  • SCHOOL OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION STUDIES
  • MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Information Studies*                                                  –             MA/MPhil/PhD

Communication Studies*                                           –             MA/MPhil/PhD

SCHOOL OF CONTINUING AND DISTANCE EDUCATION

                            MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Distance Education & E-Learning*(Distance)                       –            MA

Adult Education*                                                                   –            MA/MPhil

HIV/AIDS Management (Distance)*                                     –           MA/MPhil

Adult Education & Human Resource Studies                      –            PhD

            SCHOOL OF EDUCATION AND LEADERSHIP 

                                MA/MPHIL PROGRAMME

                Educational Leadership and Management             –          MA/MPhil

                Education                                                                –            MA/MPhil

   COLLEGE OF BASIC AND APPLIED SCIENCES

  • SCHOOL OF PHYSICAL AND MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES

                               MSC/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Petroleum Geoscience                                                         –            MSc

Mineral Exploration                                                               –            MSc

Engineering Geology                                                            –            MSc/MPhil

Geology                                                                                –            MSc/MPhil

Hydrogeology                                                                       –            MSc/MPhil

Applied Geophysics                                                             –             MSc/MPhil

Applied Geochemistry                                                         –              MSc/MPhil

Economic Geology                                                              –              MSc/MPhil

Mathematics                                                                        –             MSc/MPhil/PhD

Chemistry                                                                             –             MPhil/PhD

Physics                                                                                –              MPhil/PhD

Statistics                                                                              –             MPhil/PhD

Actuarial Science                                                                 –            MSc/MPhil

Computer Science                                                               –            MEng/MPhil/PhD

Earth Science                                                                      –            PhD

  • SCHOOL OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

                        MSC/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Fisheries Management                                                           –            MSc

Coastal Zone Management                                                    –            MSc

Aquaculture                                                                            –            MSc/MPHil

Molecular Biology                                                                   –            MPhil

Biochemistry                                                                           –            MSc/MPhil/PhD

Molecular Cell Biology of Infectious Diseases                       –            MPhil/PhD

Zoology                                                                                 –             MPhil

Biodiversity & Conservation Science                                    –            PhD/MPhil

Applied Parasitology                                                             –            PhD/MPhil

Botany                                                                                  –             MPhil/PhD

Food Science                                                                       –             MPhil/PhD

Nutrition                                                                                –             MPhil/PhD

Marine Science                                                                    –            MPhil/PhD

Fisheries Science                                                                –            MPhil/PhD

  • INSTITUTE FOR ENVIRONMENT AND SANITATION STUDIES

                                MSC/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Environmental Science                                                          –            MPhil/PhD

Sustainability Science                                                            –            MPhil

Environmental Sanitation Studies                                          –            MPhil

  • SCHOOL OF NUCLEAR AND ALLIED SCIENCES

                                         MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Applied Nuclear Physics                                                        –             MPhil/PhD

Computational Nuclear Sciences & Engineering                   –             MPhil/PhD

Health Physics and Radiation Protection                               –            MPhil/PhD

Medical Physics                                                                     –             MPhil/PhD

Nuclear Agriculture                                                                –             MPhil/PhD

Nuclear Earth Science                                                           –             MPhil/PhD

Nuclear Engineering                                                              –             MPhil/PhD

Nuclear & Environmental Protection                                     –             MPhil/PhD

Nuclear and Radiochemistry                                                 –             MPhil/PhD

Radiation Processing                                                            –             MPhil/PhD

Radiation Protection                                                              –             MPhil/PhD

Nuclear Science and Technology                                          –            MPhil

Nuclear Technology Applications in Petroleum and Mining Industries – MPhil

  • SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE

                                MSC/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Extension & Livelihood Studies                                             –            MSc

Home Science                                                                       –             MPhil

Options available:  Food Utilization and Community Nutrition

                                 Child and Family Studies

                                 Family Resource Management

Agricultural Economics                                                          –             MPhil

Agribusiness                                                                          –             MPhil/ PhD

Agricultural Extension                                                           –             M.Agric/MPhil/PhD

Animal Science                                                                     –             M.Agric/ MPhil/PhD

Crop Science                                                                         –             M.Agric/ MPhil/PhD

Soil Science                                                                           –             M.Agric/ MPhil/PhD

MPhil Specialization Areas Available:       Soil Chemistry and Fertility

                                                                        Pedology and landscape Processes

                                                                        Soil Physics and Conservation

                                                                        Soil Microbiology and Biochemistry

                                                                        Environmental Soil Science

PhD Specializations Areas Available:        Soil Fertility

                                                                        Soil Chemistry

                                                                        Pedology and landscape Processes

                                    Soil Physics and Conservation

                                                                        Soil Microbiology and Biochemistry

                                                                        Environmental Soil Science

Agricultural Administration                                                  –             M.Agric/MPhil/PhD

Applied Agricultural Economics & Policy                            –             PhD

Entomology                                                                         –            MPhil/PhD (ARPPIS)

  • SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING SCIENCES

                           MENG/MPHIL/PhD PROGRAMMES

Computer Engineering                                                           –            MEng/MPhil/PhD

Agricultural Engineering                                                        –             MEng/MPhil/PhD

Biomedical Engineering                                                         –            MEng/MPhil/PhD

Materials Science & Engineering                                           –            MEng/MPhil/PhD

Food Process Engineering                                                     –            MPhil/PhD

COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES

  • SCHOOL OF BIOMEDICAL AND ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES

                                           MSC/MPHILPROGRAMMES

+Medical Ultrasonography                                                                 –           MSc

+Dietetics                                                                                           –          MSc/PhD

+Audiology                                                                                         –           MSc

+Medical Laboratory Sciences                                                          –           MSc

Haematology                                                                                     –          MPhil

Immunology                                                                                      –            MPhil

Medical Biochemistry                                                                        –            MPhil

Pathology                                                                                          –          MPhil

Chemical Pathology                                                                          –           MPhil

Physiology                                                                                         –           MPhil

Anatomy                                                                                             –           MPhil

Speech and Language Therapy                                                        –          MSc

Medical Microbiology                                                                        –             MPhil/PhD

  • SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH

                                        MSC/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Applied Health Social Science                                                          –             MSc

Clinical Trials                                                                                     –           MSc

Occupational Medicine                                                                      –            MSc

Occupational Hygiene                                                                       –            MSc

Public Health Monitoring and Evaluation                                          –            MSc

Health Informatics                                                                             –             MHI

Applied Epidemiology and Disease Control                                      –            MPhil

Public Health                                                                                     –             MPH

Public Health                                                                                     –             PhD

Option available for the PhD:

Biological, Environmental and Occupational Sciences

Biostatistics

Epidemiology and Disease Control

Health Policy, Planning and Management

Population, Family and Reproductive Health

Social and Behavioural Science

SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH SPECIAL WEEK-END PROGRAMME

Public Health                                                                                   – MPH

Public Health Monitoring and Evaluation                                         – MSc

  • SCHOOL OF NURSING AND MIDWIFREY

                                     MSC/MPHILPROGRAMMES

Nursing                                                                                               –             MSc/MPhil                            

+ =Two Years Master of Science Programmes

     Two Years Masters in Paediatric Nursing-New programme

Nursing                                                                                               –            PhD

PROGRAMME- SPECIFIC ENTRY REQUIREMENTS/THEMATIC AREAS

  • MBA Management Information Systems

Prospective applicants must have at least two (2) years working experience in an IT environment to qualify for admission.

  • MPhil Home Science (Food Utilization and Community Nutrition)

Applicants must have a strong science background to qualify for admission.

  • MPhil/MA English

Applicants seeking admission to these programmes must have:

a. Majored in either a combined or single major programme

b. taken at least 30 credits in the subject

  • MSc. Audiology

Applicants must have a good first degree (minimum FGPA of 3.0) in Physics, Psychology, Biological Sciences, and Special Education with major in Communication Disorder or Nursing

(BSc.)

  • MPhil Social work

Applicants are to submit one page essay (single spaced) stating their short and long-term career goals. They are to also discuss how a graduate programme in Social Work will help them achieve these goalsThis should be uploaded with other required documents online.

  • MPhil Anatomy

 Applicants should first discuss their research ideas with the Department before completing

 application forms.

  • MPhil Chemical Pathology

Applicants will be required to show proof of funding for their project work.

  • MSc Medical Laboratory Sciences

Applicants must hold a Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Laboratory Sciences with a FGPA of not less than 3.25 or possess a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences with a minimum of second class (upper) from a recognized university.

This is for candidates who completed their MA within the last five years and in addition obtained a B+ average.

  • MPhil Agricultural Engineering

Applicants must submit a thesis proposal with applications

THEMATIC AREAS FOR ENGINEERING PROGRAMMES

MEng/MPhil/PhD- Biomedical Engineering       

  • Bioinformatics, Genomics and Targeted Drug Discovery
  • Implants Science &Regenerative Engineering
  • Bioinstrumentation &Clinical Engineering

           MEng/MPhil/PhD- Materials Science & Engineering

                 1. Materials for Energy

                     2. Materials for Health care Delivery

                     3. Structural Materials

          MEng/MPhil/PhD- Agriculture Engineering

                1. Soil &Water Engineering

                  2. Postharvest Engineering

                  3. Machine Systems Engineering (Agricultural Mechanization)

MPhil in Education /Educational Leadership and Management

 *Applicants to the MPhil Education programme must have an MA degree in Education.

*Applicants to the MPhil Educational Leadership and Management programme must possess an MA degree in any of the following:

Educational Leadership and Management, Educational Administration and Management, Educational Leadership, Educational Management, Educational Administration.

How To Apply for UG Postgraduate Programmes

HOW TO APPLY

University of Ghana application e-voucher can be obtained by Ghanaian applicants for

GH¢ 200.00 at the following banks: Zenith Bank, Universal Merchant BankEcobank, HFC Bank, Agricultural Development Bank, Unibank, Ghana Commercial Bank and Fidelity Bank. Applicants should follow carefully the instructions on the voucher when completing the ONLINE APPLICATION FORM.

Applicants who did not graduate from the University of Ghana must submit the following documents online (Scan and Attach):

  • Bachelors’ Degree Certificate and Transcript (for those applying for  Masters’ Degree programmes)
  • Masters’ Degree Certificate and Transcript (for those applying for PhD programmes)
  • Three referees’ reports are required (provide the details of the referees online)
  • PhD applicants should attach their Research Proposals to the application (Not more than Four pages)

The transcript should be scanned into one PDF or WORD document and attached to the application.

Applicants who graduated from this university should scan and attach only their certificates to their applications. NOTE THAT NO APPLICATION WILL BE PROCESSED WITHOUT THE CERTIFICATE. The originals will be required during interviews.

All applicants who graduated from the University of Ghana from 1996 to date should indicate their ‘STUDENT IDENTITY NUMBERS’ on their forms before submission.

INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS AND GHANAIANS APPLYING FROM ABROAD

This category of applicants should use the following links to access the online application form for completion and submission:

All applicants are expected to pay to the University a non-refundable application processing fee of US$110.00. This fee can be paid directly or wire transferred into the UNIVERSITY OF GHANA ECOBANK ACCOUNT.

Details of the Account are:

All foreign students should make their payments as follows:

  • Account Name: University of Ghana Fees Collection (FOREX) – For payments in Ghana
  • Account Name: University of Ghana Fees Collection (FOREIGN) – For payments outside Ghana

Account No.:              0161094409780403; Swift Code: ECOCGHAC

            The third payment option is-

The pay-in-slips together with applicants’ certificates and transcripts should be scanned and attached to the application form before submission. The transcript should be scanned into one PDF or WORD document and attached to the application.

Note that no application will be processed without proof of payment of the fee.

                                                APPLICATION  FEES

Cost of E-voucher

Ghanaians                                                                                          GH¢ 200.00

International Applicants and Ghanaians applying from abroad     US$110.00

All further enquiries should be sent to the addresses below:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

                                                      The School Administrator

                                                      School of Graduate Studies

University of Ghana

Legon.

0303966098, 0545462159, 0570231039

E-mail: sgsadmissions@ug.edu.gh 

ALL APPLICANTS MUST ENSURE THAT THEIR ON-LINE APPLICATIONS ARE CORRECTLY FILLED AND RECEIPT ACKNOWLEDGED ON SUBMISSION. ENSURE THAT CORRECT ADDRESSES AND TELEPHONE NUMBERS ARE PROVIDED. YOU MUST ALSO PRINT AND KEEP A COPY OF THE APPLICATION MATERIALS SUBMITTED ONLINE. THIS WOULD BE NEEDED DURING REGISTRATION IF ADMITTED. FINALLY, YOU ARE TO CHECK FROM TIME TO TIME YOUR ONLINE APPLICATION TO ASCERTAIN WHETHER OR NOT YOU HAVE BEEN RECOMMENDED FOR ADMISSION. THIS CHECKING IS ADVISED TO START THREE WEEKS AFTER FRIDAY, APRIL 10, 2020.

KINDLY NOTE THE FOLLOWING DEADLINE AND ADHERE TO IT STRICTLY

THE DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF THE ON-LINE APPLICATION FOR ALL PROGRAMMES IS FRIDAY, MAY 29, 2020.

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