Graduate Academic Programmes

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
French                                                                         - MA/MPhil/PhD
Conference Interpreting - MA

 

 

*Applicants should note that the MPhil TESL programme will not be offered during the 2017/2018 academic year*

 

 

 

SCHOOL OF ARTS

                  MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Classics                                                                          -        MPhil

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

Dance                                                                          -           MPhil/MFA

 

SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES

                            MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

 

Economic Policy Management                                   -           MA

Economics                                                                  -           MPhil

Development Economics                                            -           PhD

Social Work                                                                -           MPhil

Geography & Resource Development                        -           MPhil/PhD

Psychology                                                                  -           MPhil/PhD

Political Science                                                         -           MPhil/PhD

Sociology*                                                                  -           MA/MPhil/PhD

Climate Change &Sustainable Development             -           MSc/MPhil

 

e. 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/PhD

Research and Public Policy                                        -           MRPP  (Evening Programme)

 

 

 

 

INSTITUTE OF REGIONAL POPULATION STUDIES

                    MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Population Studies                                                      -           MA/MPhil/PhD

 

LEGON CENTRE FOR INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS AND DIPLOMACY

                              MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

 

International Affairs*(Regular)                                                          -           MA/PhD

International Affairs (Part-Time)                                                        -           MA

 

CENTRE FOR MIGRATION STUDIES

             MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Migration Studies*                                                     -           MA/MPhil/PhD

 

      j.    INSTITUTE OF AFRICAN STUDIES

             MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

African Studies*                                                         -           MA/MPhil/PhD

 

  • UNIVERSITY OF GHANA BUSINESS SCHOOL

                    MBA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

 

Development Finance (Special Programme)               -          MSc

Management and Administration                                -          MA

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

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        

 

 

  • SCHOOL OF LAW

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

Alternative Dispute Resolution                                                          -           MA

Human Rights and Administration                                                    -           MA

#Alternative Dispute Resolution                                                        -           LLM

#Oil and Gas Law                                                                               -           LLM

#International Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law  -          LLM(Regular)

 #for persons with degrees in law only

 

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

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

Information Studies*                                                  -           MA/MPhil/PhD

Communication Studies*                                            -           MA/MPhil/PhD

 

b. 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

 

         C.    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

Mathematics                                                                            -           MPhil

Chemistry                                                                               -           MPhil/PhD

Physics                                                                                    -           MPhil/PhD

Statistics                                                                                  -           MPhil/PhD

Actuarial Science                                                                    -           MSc/MPhil

 

  • SCHOOL OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

                        MSC/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Fisheries Management                                                            -           MSc

Coastal Zone Management                                                     -           MSc/Mphil

Aquaculture                                                                            -           MSc/Mphil

Molecular Biology                                                                  -           MPhil

Biochemistry                                                                           -           MSc/MPhil/PhD

Molecular Cell Biology of Infectious Diseases                      -           MPhil/PhD

Zoology                                                                                   -           MPhil

Biodiversity & Conservation Science                                     -           PhD

Applied Parasitology                                                              -           PhD

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

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

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

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 Processing Engineering                                                 -           MPhil/PhD

 

 

              COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES

  • SCHOOL OF BIOMEDICAL AND ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES

                                           MSC/MPHILPROGRAMMES

 

+Medical Ultrasonography                                                                 -           MSc

+Dietetics                                                                                            -           MSc

+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

 

 

 

 

  • SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH

                                        MSC/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

 

Applied Health Social Science                                                           -           MSc

Clinical Trials                                                                                                 -           MSc

Occupational Medicine                                                                       -           MSc

Occupational Hygiene                                                                        -           MSc

Health Informatics                                                                              -           MHI

Applied Epidemiology and Disease Control                                      -           MPhil

Public Health                                                                                     -           MPH/PhD

                    

SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH SPECIAL WEEK-END/EVENING/ *SANDWICH PROGRAMME

Public Health                                                                                      - MPH

 

*THIS IS FOR THE 2016/2017 ACADEMIC YEAR INTAKE

 

  • SCHOOL OF NURSING

                                     MSC/MPHILPROGRAMMES

Nursing                                                                                               -           MSc/MPhil                            

 

+ =Two Years Master of Science Programmes

 

 

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 goals. This 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.

 

  • MPhil  Information Studies-Top Up

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.