Graduate Academic Programmes

 The following programmes are available for the 2019/2020 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

French                                                                         -           MA/MPhil/PhD

Conference Interpreting                                              -           MA

 

(Applicants should note that the MPhil TESL programme will not be offered during the 2019/2020 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

Options available: Theory & 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

Economics                                                                  -           MPhil

Development Economics                                            -           PhD

Social Work                                                                 -           MPhil

Geography & Resource Development                        -           MPhil/PhD

Psychology                                                                  -           MPhil/PhD

Options Available: Clinical Psychology

                                Social Psychology

                                Industrial and Organizational 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 (Regular)                                                           -           MA/PhD

International Affairs (Part-Time)                                                        -           MA

 

 

  • 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

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

Human Rights and Administration                                                      -           MA

#Alternative Dispute Resolution                                                         -           LLM

#Oil and Gas Law                                                                               -           LLM

 

#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

 

 

  • 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 PROGRAMMES

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

Computer Science                                                                 -           MSc/MPhil/PhD

 

 

  • SCHOOL OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

                        MSC/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Fisheries Management                                                         -           MSc

Coastal Zone Management                                                  -           MSc

Aquaculture                                                                          -           MSc

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

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

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

 

 

  • SCHOOL OF NURSING AND MIDWIFREY

                                     MSC/MPHILPROGRAMMES

Nursing                                                -           MSc/MPhil                            

 

+ =Two Years Master of Science Programmes

     Two Years Masters in Paediatric Nursing-New programme

 

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.