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

                     

 

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

                                                     

 

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 - MBA/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

                                                          

                                                    

 

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

  

 

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.