KNUST 2018/2019 Admissions, How to apply, Entry Requirements, Courses, Cut off points, Contacts and Fees. Get the details of all the information you need in order to apply to the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology KNUST for the 2018/2019 academic year.

 

KNUST 2018/2019 Admissions

KNUST 2018/2019 Undergraduate Admission Forms; It is announced for the information of prospective Applicants (as specified above) and the general public that application e-vouchers to Degree/Top-Up Programmes of Study at the University for the 2018/2019 Academic Year are now on sale.

Below are some essential information needed for application. We hope you enjoy them.

Important Information for  KNUST Undergraduate Applicants

(WASSCE/SSSCE/ADVANCED LEVEL/MATURE/ABCE/GBCE AND IB CANDIDATES)

KNUST 2018/2019 Undergraduate Admission Forms; It is announced for the information of prospective Applicants (as specified above) and the general public that application e-vouchers to Degree/Top-Up Programmes of Study at the University for the 2018/2019 Academic Year are now on sale..

APPLICANTS WHO HAVE EXAMINATION RESULTS AS AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION AND APPLICANTS WHO WILL BE WRITING WASSCE IN MAY/JUNE, 2018 ARE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY.

The Sale of E-Voucher for the online Application will be open to the following Applicants:

1. WASSCE/SSSCE Holders who have credits (A1-C6/A-D) in the following Three (3) Core Subjects: English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credits (A1-C6/ A-D) in Three Elective Subjects with an Aggregate Score of 24 or better in the relevant Area of Study.

OR

GENERAL BUSINESS CERTIFICATE (GBCE) Holders who possess passes in Three compulsory Subjects including English Language and passes in any Three Elective Subjects including Business Mathematics.
2. ADVANCED LEVEL Holders with credits in at least Five (5) subjects at the GCE ‘O’ Level (or its equivalent) including English Language and Mathematics plus at least two passes in the relevant subjects at the Advanced Level.

OR

ADVANCED BUSINESS CERTIFICATE EXAMINATION (ABCE) Holders with passes in Three compulsory Subjects plus Three optional subjects relevant to the Programme of study, OR Applicants with Stage I of ACCA, ICA, Associate of Chartered Institute of Bankers (ACIB), Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) with credits at WASSCE/SSSCE in Three (3) Core Subjects and credits in Three (3) Elective Subjects or Six (6) credits at GBCE or ABCE or GCE O’ Level including English Language and Mathematics.

3. MATURE STUDENTS who have attained the age of 25 years or above at the time of Application and have credits in Five (5) GCE ‘O Level subjects including English Language and Mathematics, in addition to passing an Entrance Examination and /or Interview.

OR

A. WASSCE/SSSCE Holders who have credits (A1-C6/ A-D) in the    following Three (3) Core Subjects: English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credits (A1-C6/A-D) in Three Elective Subjects with an Aggregate Score of 24 or better in the relevant Area of Study.

OR

B. HND Holders with Three (3) years relevant working experience in addition to the Minimum Entry Requirements at WASSCE/SSSCE or Five (5) GCE O’ Level Credits including English Language and Mathematics.

4. FOREIGN APPLICANTS (online application only) and all others who have any of the above qualifications or their equivalent from an accredited/recognised institution.

FOREIGN APPLICANTS

Processing Fee:
•    Foreign Applicants Processing Fee for Online Application ONLY.
•    Please follow the instructions on our website

Payments may be effected through any of the following Accounts:

i) Bank: Ghana Commercial Bank Ltd
SwiftCode: GHCBGHAC
Account No: 6031620000208
Account Name: KNUST Forex

ii) Bank: Ecobank Ghana Limited
SwiftCode: ECOCGHAC
Account No: 0211014402813701
Account Name: KNUST Rapid Transfer Collection Account (US Dollar)

 

Application Forms submitted by HAND/Delivery shall not be PROCESSED.
Contact: +233 (0) 3220 61831/ 60444 / +233 (0) 500 482 807 / +233 (0) 240 130 946

 

KNUST 2018/2019 Admission Requirements

  • WASSCE/SSSCE Holders who have credits (A1-C6/A-D Respectively) in the following Three (3) Core Subjects: English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credits (A1-C6/ A-D) in Three Elective Subjects with an Aggregate Score of 24 or better in the relevant Area of Study.

OR

GENERAL BUSINESS CERTIFICATE (GBCE) Holders who possess passes in Three compulsory Subjects including English Language and passes in any Three Elective Subjects including Business Mathematics.

  • ADVANCED LEVEL Holders with credits in at least Five (5) subjects at the GCE ‘O’ Level (or its equivalent) including English Language and Mathematics, plus at least two passes in the relevant subjects at the Advanced Level obtained in Five (5) years and above.

OR

ADVANCED BUSINESS CERTIFICATE EXAMINATION (ABCE) Holders with passes in Three compulsory Subjects plus Three optional subjects relevant to the Programme of study, OR Applicants with Stage I of ACCA, ICA, Associate of Chartered Institute of Bankers (ACIB), Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) with credits at WASSCE/SSSCE in Three (3) Core Subjects and credits in Three (3)Elective Subjects or Six (6) credits at GBCE or ABCE or GCE O’ Level including English Language and Mathematics.

  • MATURE STUDENTS who have attained the age of 25 years or above at the time of Application and have credits in Five (5) GCE ‘O Level subjects including English Language and Mathematics, in addition to passing an Entrance Examination and /or Interview.

OR

WASSCE/SSSCE Holders who have credits (A1-C6/ A-D, Respectively) in the    following Three (3) Core Subjects: English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credits (A1-C6/A-D) in Three Elective Subjects with an Aggregate Score of 24 or better in the relevant Area of Study.

OR

HND Holders with Three (3) years relevant working experience in addition to the Minimum Entry Requirements at WASSCE/SSSCE or Five (5) GCE O’ Level Credits including English Language and Mathematics.

  • FOREIGN APPLICANTS (online application onlyand all others who have any of the above qualifications or their equivalent from an accredited/recognised institution.

 

KNUST 2018/2019 Courses and Programmes

Visit the departments’ pages for details of KNUST 2018/2019 courses  and programmes.

 

KNUST College of Agriculture and Natural Resources Courses

BSc Agriculture
BSc Natural Resources Management
BSc Post Harvest Technology
BSc Dairy and Meat Science and Technology
BSc Landscape Design and Management
BSc Agricultural Biotechnology
BSc Agribusiness Management
BSc Forest Resources Technology
BSc Aquaculture & Water Resources Management

 

KNUST College of Humanities and Social Sciences Courses

BA Economics
BA Geography and Rural Development
BA Sociology
BA Social Work
BA Religious Studies
BA History
BA Political Studies
BA French
BA Akan
BA Culture and Tourism
BA English
BSc. Business Administration
LLB (4 years for WASSE/SSSCE/GBCE and Equivalent Holders)
LLB Part-Time, (4years for Degree Holders only)
BA Economics (Parallel)
BSc. Business Administration (Parallel)
BA Geography and Rural Development (Parallel)
BA Sociology (Parallel)
BA Social Work (Parallel)
BA History (Parallel)
BA Political Studies (Parallel)
BA French (Parallel)
BA Culture and Tourism (Parallel)
BA English (Parallel)
BA Religious Studies (Parallel)

KNUST College of Engineering Courses

BSc Agricultural Engineering
BSc Chemical Engineering
BSc Civil Engineering
BSc Geomatic Engineering (Geodetic Engineering)
BSc Materials Engineering
BSc Mechanical Engineering
BSc Electrical & Electronic Engineering
BSc Computer Engineering
BSc Aerospace Engineering
BSc Petroleum Engineering
BSc Telecommunication Engineering
BSc Geological Engineering
BSc Biomedical Engineering
BSc Petrochemical Engineering
BSc Metallurgical Engineering

 

KNUST College of Art and Built Environment Courses

BSc Architecture
BSc Construction Technology & Management (Building Technology)
BSc Quantity Surveying & Construction Economics (Building Technology)
BSc Development Planning
BSc Human Settlement Planning
BSc Land Economy
BSc Real Estate
BFA Painting and Sculpture
BA Communication Design (Graphic Design)
BA Industrial Art (Ceramics, Metal Work, Textiles, and Fashion Design)
BA Integrated Rural Art and Industry
BA Publishing Studies (Book Industry)
BA Integrated Rural Art and Industry (Parallel)
BA Publishing Studies (Parallel)
BA Communication Design (Parallel)
BFA Painting and Sculpture (Parallel)

KNUST College of Science Courses

BSc Biochemistry
BSc Food Science and Technology
BSc Biological Sciences
BSc Environmental Science
BSc Chemistry
BSc Computer Science
BSc Mathematics
BSc Statistics
BSc Physics
BSc Actuarial Science
Doctor of Optometry (OD), Six (6) years
BSc Meteorology and Climate Science
BSc Computer Science (Parallel)

KNUST College of Health Sciences Courses

Pharm D (Doctor of Pharmacy) Six (6) Years
BSc Herbal Medicine
BSc Human Biology (Medicine); to be followed by a 3-year Clinical Programme leading to MB ChB Degree)

BSc Medical Laboratory Technology
BSc Sports and Exercise Science
BSc Nursing
BSc Midwifery
BSc Midwifery (Sandwich Programmes) *
BSc Emergency Nursing (Fee-Paying only)*
BSc BDS Dental Surgery (Three (3) years of BSc Human Biology to be followed by a-year Clinical studies leading to the award of BDS Degree) (Fee Paying only)
DVM (Doctor of Veterinary Medicine) (6 years)
BSc Sonography (Fee-Paying only)
BSc Disability & Rehabilitation Studies (opened to Candidates with General Science; General Arts; Business; Visual Arts and Vocational/ Home Economics background)

 

 

KNUST 2018/2019 Cut off Points

Undergraduate Cut-Off Aggregates for 2017/18 Admissions

Please take note that KNUST 2018/2019 Cut off points are to serve only as a guide to applicants. This will cut you in knowing whether you are within the admission range or not. Getting admissions into the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and technology however goes beyond hitting the the cut off point.

 

NO

PROGRAMME

AGGREGATE

1

BA. Akan

24

2

BA. Communication Design (Graphic Design)

20

3

BA. Culture and Tourism

19

4

BA. Economics

14

5

BA. English

20

6

BA. French

15

7

BA. Geography and Rural Development

15

8

BA. History

23

9

BA. Industrial Art

23

10

BA. Integrated Rural Art and Industry

24

11

BA. Painting and Sculpture

24

12

BA. Political Studies

13

13

BA. Publishing Studies

16

14

BA. Religious Studies

24

15

 BA.  Sociology

15

16

BA. Social Work

16

17

BSc. Actuarial Science

10

18

BSc. Aerospace Engineering

7

19

BSc. Agribusiness Management

16

20

BSc. Agricultural Biotechnology

24

21

BSc. Agricultural Engineering

24

22

BSc. Agriculture

24

23

BSc. Aquaculture and Water Resources Management

24

24

BSc. Architecture

9

25

BSc. BDS (Dental Surgery) (Fee-Paying Only) 

8

26

BSc. Biochemistry

8

27

BSc. Biological Science

13

28

BSc. Biomedical Engineering

7

29

BSc. Business Administration

8

30

DVM (Veterinary Medicine)

12

31

BSc. Chemical Engineering

11

32

BSc. Chemistry

20

33

BSc. Civil Engineering

9

34

BSc. Computer Engineering

9

35

BSc. Computer Science

11

36

BSc. Construction Technology and Management

15

37

BSc. Dairy and Meat Science and Technology

24

38

BSc. Development Planning

13

39

 BSc. Disability and Rehabilitation Studies

19

40

BSc. Electrical/Electronic Engineering

7

41

BSc. Environmental Sciences

20

42

BSc. Food Science and Technology

13

43

BSc. Forest Resources Technology

24

44

BSc. Geological Engineering

15

45

BSc. Geomatic Engineering

19

46

BSc. Herbal Medicine

15

47

BSc. Human Biology (Medicine)

6

48

BSc. Human Settlement Planning

18

49

BSc. Land Economy

10

50

BSc. Landscape Design and Management

24

51

BSc. Materials Engineering

16

52

BSc. Mathematics

24

53

BSc. Mechanical Engineering

10

54

BSc. Medical Laboratory Technology

7

55

BSc. Metallurgical Engineering

20

56

BSc. Meteorology and Climate Science

24

57

BSc. Midwifery

9

58

BSc. Natural Resources Management

24

59

BSc. Nursing

7

60

BSc. Petrochemical Engineering

9

61

BSc. Petroleum Engineering

6

62

BSc. Physics

24

63

BSc. Post Harvest Technology

24

64

BSc. Quantity Surveying and Construction Economics

15

65

BSc. Real Estate

17

66

BSc. Sonography

20

67

BSc. Sports and Exercise Science

24

68

BSc. Statistics

24

69

BSc. Telecommunication Engineering

10

70

Doctor of Optometry

6

71

LLB

7

72

Pharm D (Doctor of Pharmacy)

6

Contacts:

Admissions webpage, here
Tel:   03220-6183; 03220-60444
Email: admissions@knust.edu.gh
Fax:  03220-60444

 

KNUST CONTACT INFORMATION

General Information on the University:

The Registrar
Tel:   +233 -3220- 60331
Fax:  +233-3220- 60137
E-Mail: registrar@knust.edu.gh

Academic Matters including Admissions, Examinations and Student Affairs:

The Deputy Registrar (Academic & Student Affairs)
Tel:   +233 -3220- 60444
+233-3220- 61831
Fax:  +233 -3220- 60137
E-Mail: admissions@knust.edu.gh

General Administration and Municipal Services:

The Deputy Registrar (General Administration)
Tel:   +233-3220- 60438
Fax:  +233-3220- 60137

 

Human Resource Development
Staff Training/Continuous Professional Development Programmes, Liaison/Industrial Attachments, and Scholarships:

The Deputy Registrar (Human Resource Development)
Tel:   +233 -3220- 60352
Fax:  +233-3220- 60137
E-Mail: hrd@knust.edu.gh

General Personnel and Staff Welfare, including Appointments and Promotions:

The Deputy Registrar (Personnel & Welfare)
Tel:   +233 -3220- 60333
Fax:  +233-3220- 60137

Matters concerning University Properties including Land Lease, etc:

The Estate Officer
Tel:   +233-3220- 60316
Fax:  +233-3220- 60137

Alumni Affairs

The University Alumni Officer, University Alumni Centre
Tel:   +233-3220- 60021
Fax:  +233 -3220- 60137

University Relations including External Linkages and Visits to the University:

The University Relations Officer, University Relations Office
Tel:   +233-3220- 60021
Fax:  +233 -3220- 60137
E-Mail: uro@knust.edu.gh

All Correspondence to the University must be addressed to:

The Registrar
Kwame Nkrumah University Of Science & Technology
Private Mail Bag
University Post Office
KNUST – Kumasi
Ghana.

 

KNUST Fees

The exact KNUST fees for the 2018/2019 academic year will be out at the beginning of the academic year. Freshmen are however estimatedly going to pay between Ghc 1200 and Ghc 2000.

Take note of the following important information on the payment of fees

1. Students are required to pay the Total academic and Residential fees only into KNUST MAIN FEES COLLECTION ACCOUNT at any of the following Banks: GCB BANK/ECOBANK/HFC BANK/UBA BANK/CAL BANK/UNI BANK/BARCLAYS BANK/GT BANK AND GHANA POST.

2. The details of other charges, special charges and residential charges are only for your information.

3. Residential Fees and Academic Fees should be paid separately into the same accounts Using different pay-in-slips for each fee item (i.e. Residential Fees, Academic Fees)

4. All freshmen are to have their Chest X-ray, and examination at KNUST Hospital