University of Ghana 2020/2021 Courses

The Following are University of Ghana 2020/2021 Courses. University of Ghana Undergraduate Courses, Postgraduate Courses, Courses for international students, distance education courses and many more.

University of Ghana Undergraduate Courses And Programmes



School of Medicine and Dentistry

  •   Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
  •   Bachelor of Dental Surgery

School of Pharmacy

  •      Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD)

School of Biomedical and Allied Health Sciences

  •      Bachelor of Science in Dietetics
  •      Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory
  •      Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy
  •      Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy
  •      Bachelor of Science in Radiography

School of Nursing & Midwifery

  •       Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  •       Bachelor of Science in Midwifery

UNIVERSITY OF GHANA COLLEGE OF BASIC AND APPLIED SCIENCES COURSES

Groupings

Group 1: Physical Sciences

Physics, Chemistry, Geophysics

Group 2: Mathematical Sciences

Mathematics, Statistics, Actuarial Science, Computer Science, Biomathematics, Physics

Group 3: Earth Sciences

Geology, Applied Geology, Applied Geophysics

Group 4: Information Technology

Group 5: Biological Sciences

Animal Biology and Conservation Science, Biochemistry Cell and Molecular Biology, Nutrition, Food Science, Plant and Environmental Biology, Marine Science, Fisheries Science, Psychology, Microbiology.

Group 6: Agriculture

Animal Science, Crop Science, Soil Science, Agriculture Economics, Agribusiness, Agriculture Extension, Post-Harvest Technology.

Group 7: Family and Consumer Science (Food and Clothing Option)

Group 8: Family and Consumer Science (Family and Child Studies Option)

Group 9: Engineering Sciences

Material Science and Engineering, Computer Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Food Process Engineering, Agriculture Engineering

Group 10: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

UNIVERSITY OF GHANA COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES COURSES

University of Ghana Business School

  •      Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

University of Ghana School of Law

  •      Bachelor of Laws (LLB)

School of Arts – Bachelor of Arts –Available in the following Departments:

  •      Department of Religions
  •      Department of Philosophy and Classics
  •      Department of History
  •      Department of Archaeology and Heritage Studies

School of Languages – Bachelor of Arts –Available in the following Departments:

  •       Department of English
  •       Department of French
  •       Department of Modern Languages
  •       Department of Linguistics

School of Social Sciences – Bachelor of Arts –Available in the following Departments:

  •      Department of Economics
  •      Department of Political Science
  •      Department of Sociology
  •      Department of Geography and Resource Development
  •      Department of Social Work
  •      Department of Psychology

School of Performing Arts – Bachelor of Fine Arts/Bachelor of Arts –Available in the following Departments:

  •      Department of Dance Studies
  •      Department of Theatre Arts
  •      Department of Music

UNIVERSITY OF GHANA COLLEGE OF EDUCATION COURSES

School of Information and Communication Studies

  • Bachelor of Arts in Information Studies

School of Education and Leadership

  • Bachelor of Arts in Education 
  • Bachelor of Science in Education 
  • Bachelor of Arts in Sports and Physical Culture Studies

School of Continuing and Distance Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Arts – Available in the following Departments:
  • Department of Economics
  • Department of Political Science
  • Department of Sociology
  • Department of Psychology
  • Department of Information Studies
  • Department of Adult Education and Human Resource Studies
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (For professional nurses who already have a Diploma in Nursing from a recognized Nursing Training College)

Diploma Programmes

The following diploma programmes are now run at the Accra, Kumasi and Tamale Learning Centres. Applicants should note that the all distance education programmes are non-residential.

  • Diploma in Accounting
  • Diploma in Public Administration
  • Diploma in Statistics
  • Diploma in Librarianship
  • Diploma in Archives Administration
  • Diploma in Adult Education
  • Diploma in Youth Development Work (CYP)

University of Ghana Postgraduate Courses

Check out the University of Ghana Postgraduate courses and programmes below.

  • 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 Interpre                                                       –              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:

  1. Theory & Composition
  2. Ethnomusicology

Dance (Choreography/Performance)                          –            MFA   

Dance                                                                          –           MPhil             

Options Available for the MPhil Dance:

  1.  Dance Ethnology
  2. 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:

  1. Clinical Psychology
  2. 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:

  1. Food Utilization and Community Nutrition
  2. Child and Family Studies
  3. 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:

  1. Biological, Environmental and Occupational Sciences
  2. Biostatistics
  3. Epidemiology and Disease Control
  4. Health Policy, Planning and Management
  5. Population, Family and Reproductive Health
  6. 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 goalsThis 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       

  1. Bioinformatics, Genomics and Targeted Drug Discovery
  2. Implants Science &Regenerative Engineering
  3. 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.

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