UMAT 2020/2021 Programmes And Cut off Points

UMAT 2020/2021 Programmes And Cut off Points, The University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa, UMat invites application form qualified applicants for admission to the under-listed undergraduate and diploma programmes for the 2020/2021 Academic Year:

The University of Mines and Technology announces for the information of the general public that applications are open for the admission of prospective applicants into various undergraduate programmes for the 2020/2021 academic year. All prospective applicants are advised to visit the University’s website www.umat.edu.gh and carefully read all relevant information and guidelines before applying.

As a policy, the University admits applicants from all races and nationalities, irrespective of their religious, cultural, social or ethnic persuasions. There is no minimum age limit for admission to any of the approved programmes of study of the University. All Bachelor degree programmes take a duration of 8 semesters (4 years) to complete.

LIST OF PROGRAMMES AVAILABLE AT UMAT

Faculty of Mineral Resources Technology

  • BSc Geomatic Engineering
  • BSc Geological Engineering
  • BSc Minerals Engineering
  • BSc Mining Engineering
  • BSc Petroleum Engineering (Fee paying Programming)
  • BSc Environmental and Safety Engineering
  • Diploma in General Drilling (Fee paying Programming)

Faculty of Engineering

  • BSc Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • BSc Computer Science and Engineering
  • BSc Mechanical Engineering
  • BSc Mathematics
  • BSc Renewable Energy Engineering

Faculty of Integrated Management Science

  1. Certificate Programme in English
    This is a one-year (2-semester) certificate programme for applicants from non-English speaking countries only. Applicants who complete this programme and also have  International Baccaleureate (IB)  in science would be eligible to apply for the degree and diploma programmes.
  2. Certificate Programme in Small-Scale Mining and Quarry Administration
    The certificate programme in Small Scale Mine and Quarry Administration is a one-year (2-semester) programme whose rationale is to respond to the needs of personnel in the minerals extraction industry especially the small/medium scale sector mines and quarries in Ghana.

Admission Requirements for Bachelor Degree Programmes

Faculty of Mineral Resources Technology

  1. BSc Geomatic Engineering
  2. BSc Geological Engineering
  3. BSc Mining Engineering
  4. BSc Minerals Engineering
  5. BSc Petroleum Engineering (Fee-paying Programme)
  6. BSc Environmental and Safety Engineering
  7. Diploma General Drilling (Fee-paying Programme)

Applicants must have at least credits in the following subjects for the various programmes in this Faculty.

At least Credits in Core SubjectsAt least Credits in Elective Subjects
English LanguagePhysics
Core MathematicsChemistry / Geography
Integrated ScienceElective Mathematics

NOTE: ONLY Geomatic Engineering applicants can substitute Chemistry for Geography

Faculty of Engineering

  1. BSc Mechanical Engineering
  2. BSc Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  3. BSc Mathematics
  4. BSc Computer Science and Engineering
  5. BSc Renewal Energy Engineering

Applicants must have at least credits in the following subjects for the various programmes in this Faculty.

BSc Mechanical Engineering

At least Credits in Core SubjectsAt least Credits in Elective Subjects
English LanguagePhysics and Mathematics
Core Mathematicsplus Chemistry or Technical
Integrated ScienceDrawing or Metal Work

BSc Electrical and Electronic Engineering, BSc Computer Science and Engineering and BSc Renewal Energy Engineering

At least Credits in Core SubjectsAt least Credits in Elective Subjects
English LanguagePhysics and Mathematics
Core Mathematicsplus Chemistry or Applied
Integrated ScienceElectricity or Electronics or ICT or Computer Studies

NOTE: Only Computer Science and Engineering applicants can substitute Chemistry for ICT or Computer Studies.

BSc Mathematics

At least Credits in Core SubjectsAt least Credits in Elective Subjects
English LanguagePhysics
Core MathematicsChemistry
Integrated ScienceElective Mathematics

NOTE: ONLY Computer Science and Engineering applicants can substitute Chemistry for ICT or Computer Studies

Faculty of Integrated Management Science

  1. Certificate Programme in English
  2. Certificate Programme in Small-Scale Mining and Quarry Administration

UMaT Cut Off Points 2020/2021 For Admissions

The University of Mines and Technology Cut off Points 2020 is very important in gaining admission process into the University. Candidates seeking admission into the University of Mines and Technology must meet the cutoff point before being considered for admission.

Details of University of University of Mines and Technology, UMaT Cut off points 2020/2021: These cut-off points are only to guide us and hence are not fixed.

BSc Chemical Engineering08
BSc Mechanical Engineering09
BSc Civil Engineering08
BSc Computer Engineering08
BSc Geological Engineering09
BSc Electrical/Electronic Engineering07
BSc Materials Engineering11
BSc  Petroleum Engineering06
BSc Petrochemical Engineering08
BSc Telecommunication Engineering08
BSc Agricultural Engineering13
BSc Geomatic (Geodetic) Engineering10
Bsc Metallurgical Engineering13
BSc Mathematics15

Grade Aggregate System for WASSCE and SSSCE Holders

UMaT uses the new grading system of WASSCE for the selection of candidates and in the system, grades aggregate of 36 is the minimum entry requirement of UMaT. The following table shows this new grading system and the SSSCE equivalent grades.

Applicants with WASSC/SSSC

WASSCESSSCEGRADEINTERPRETATION OF GRADES
A1A1Excellent
B2B2Very Good
B3C3Good
C4D4Credit
C55Credit
C66Credit

The minimum entry requirement is aggregate 36 for applicants with WASSCE and 24 for applicants with SSSCE.

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