Graduate Academic Programmes

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 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/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 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.

 

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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.