graduate courses offered at university of ghana

GRADUATE COURSES OFFERED AT UNIVERSITY OF GHANA, LEGON

The University of Ghana is one of the oldest and largest universities in Ghana. It was established in 1958. It was first known as the University College of the Gold Coast, then to University College of Ghana and now finally known as University of Ghana (Legon).

GRADUATE COURSES OFFERED AT UNIVERSITY OF GHANA, LEGON

These graduat courses give students of university of Ghana, Legon the chance to be able to master their field of study chosen.

Below is a list to help you know all the university of Ghana, Legon graduate courses and programmes that are offered at University of Ghana, Legon to help you make a good decision on the best choice for you.

COLLEGE OF HUMANITIES

Graduate Courses offered at University of Ghana, Legon for college of humanities are courses that are focused specifically on humanities that fall under the college of humanities and hence gives the students more skill in the field of study.

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Below are the courses offered at the University of Ghana, Legon under the college of humanities:

SCHOOL OF LANGUAGES

MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

TranslationMA
ArabicMA/MPhil
RussianMA/MPhil
SpanishMA/MPhil
LinguisticsMA/MPhil/PhD
EnglishMA/MPhil/PhD
Teaching English as a Second LanguageMPhil (Top up)
FrenchMPhil/PhD
Conference InterpretingMA

SCHOOL OF ARTS

MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

ClassicsMPhil/PhD
Museum & Heritage StudiesMA/PhD
ArchaeologyMPhil/PhD
HistoryMPhil/PhD
PhilosophyMPhil/PhD
Study of ReligionsMPhil/PhD

SCHOOL OF PERFORMING ARTS

MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Theatre ArtsMA/MFA/MPhil/PhD
Music

Options available: Theory & Composition, Ethnomusicology

MPhil/PhD
Dance  (Choreography/Performance)MFA
Dance

Options available for MPhil Dance:
Dance Ethnology, Dance in Education

MPhil

SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Economic Policy ManagementMA/Weekend/Evening/Fee Paying
EconomicsMPhil
Development EconomicsPhD
Social WorkMPhil/PhD
Geography & Resource DevelopmentMPhil/PhD
Psychology

Options Available: 
MPhil Clinical Psychology
MPhil Social Psychology
MPhil Industrial and Organizational Psychology
MPhil in Counselling Psychology
MPhil in Development Psychology

MPhil
PsychologyPhD
Political ScienceMA/MPhil/PhD
Sociology*MA/PhD
Climate Change &Sustainable DevelopmentMSc/MPhil

INSTITUTE OF STATISTICAL, SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC RESEARCH

MA/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Development Studies*MA/MPhil/PhD

CENTRE FOR SOCIAL POLICY STUDIES

PROGRAMMES

Social Policy StudiesMA

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 AffairsPhD

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 SystemsPhD
Operations ManagementMPhil
Management Information SystemsMBA/MPhil
Health Services ManagementMBA/MPhil
Human Resource ManagementMBA/MPhil
Public AdministrationMPA/MPhil
MarketingMBA/MPhil/PhD
AccountingMBA/MPhil/PhD
FinanceMBA/MPhil/PhD
Public Administration and Policy ManagementPhD
Health Policy and ManagementPhD
Risk Management and InsuranceMPhil

THE UNIVERSITY OF GHANA, LEGON BUSINESS SCHOOL SPECIAL WEEK-END FOR EXECUTIVE MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION PROGRAMMES

Accounting and Financial Services ManagementEMBA
FinanceMBA /EMBA
Health Services AdministrationMBA
Human Resource ManagementMBA /EMBA/PHD
Management Information SystemsMBA
MarketingMBA/EMBA
Public AdministrationMPA
Project ManagementEMBA
Entrepreneurial ManagementEMBA
Accounting and Financial Services ManagementEMBA
Development FinanceMSC
Management and AdministrationMA
Accounting and Finance (ACCESS)MSC

 For enquiries and information on Business School programmes please contact the following numbers: 0202075454, 0501581492

SCHOOL OF LAW

TO BE OFFERED ON A PART-TIME BASIS

Alternative Dispute ResolutionMA (a two-year evening programme)
Human Rights and AdministrationMA (a two-year evening programme)
**Alternative Dispute ResolutionLLM (a two-year evening programme)
**Oil and Gas LawLLM (a two-year evening programme)

**Only for persons with degrees in law
MA/LLM Programme
Applicants would be required to write an entrance examination

LawPhD

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

Graduate courses offered at University of Ghana, Legon for college of education are courses that are focused specifically on education courses that fall under the college of education and hence give the students more skill in the field of study.

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Below are the courses offered at University of Ghana, Legon under the 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 StudiesPhD

SCHOOL OF EDUCATION AND LEADERSHIP

MA/MPHIL PROGRAMME

Educational Leadership and Management          MA/MPhil
Education            MA/MPhil

COLLEGE OF BASIC AND APPLIED SCIENCES

Courses offered at University of Ghana, Legon for college of basic and applied sciences which are focus specifically towards education courses what fall under college of basic applied sciences and hence gives the students more skill in the field of study.

Below are the courses offered at University of Ghana, Legon under the college of basic and applied sciences:

SCHOOL OF PHYSICAL AND MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES

MSC/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Petroleum GeoscienceMSc
Mineral ExplorationMSc
Engineering GeologyMSc/MPhil
GeologyMSc/MPhil
HydrogeologyMSc/MPhil
Applied GeophysicsMSc/MPhil
Applied GeochemistryMSc/MPhil
Economic GeologyMSc/MPhil
MathematicsMSc/MPhil/PhD
ChemistryMPhil/PhD
PhysicsMPhil/PhD
StatisticsMPhil/PhD
Actuarial ScienceMSc (evening/weekend)/MPhil
Computer ScienceMSC(evening/weekend) MEng/MPhil/PhD
Earth SciencePhD

SCHOOL OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

MSC/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Fisheries ManagementMSc
Coastal Zone ManagementMSc
AquacultureMSc/MPHil
Molecular BiologyMPhil
BiochemistryMSc/MPhil/PhD
Molecular Cell Biology of Infectious DiseasesMPhil/PhD
ZoologyMPhil
Biodiversity & Conservation SciencePhD
Applied ParasitologyMPhil/PhD
BotanyMPhil/PhD
Food ScienceMPhil/PhD
NutritionMPhil/PhD
Marine ScienceMPhil/PhD
Fisheries ScienceMPhil/PhD

INSTITUTE FOR ENVIRONMENT AND SANITATION STUDIES

MSC/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Environmental ScienceMPhil/PhD
Sustainability ScienceMPhil
Environmental Sanitation StudiesMPhil

CENTRE FOR CLIMATE CHANGE AND SUSTAINABILITY DEVELOPMENT

Climate Change and Sustainable DevelopmentMSc/MPhil

SCHOOL OF NUCLEAR AND ALLIED SCIENCES

MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Applied Nuclear PhysicsMPhil/PhD
Computational Nuclear Sciences & EngineeringMPhil/PhD
Health Physics and Radiation ProtectionMPhil/PhD
Medical PhysicsMPhil/PhD
Nuclear AgricultureMPhil/PhD
Nuclear Earth ScienceMPhil/PhD
Nuclear EngineeringMPhil/PhD
Nuclear & Environmental ProtectionMPhil/PhD
Nuclear and RadiochemistryMPhil/PhD
Radiation ProcessingMPhil/PhD
Radiation ProtectionMPhil/PhD
Nuclear Science and TechnologyMPhil
Nuclear Technology Applications in Petroleum and Mining IndustriesMPhil

SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE

MSC/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Extension & Livelihood StudiesMSc
Home ScienceMPhil
Family and Consumer Sciences

Options available:
Food Utilization and Community Nutrition
Child and Family Studies
Family Resource Management

PhD
Agricultural EconomicsMPhil
AgribusinessMPhil/ PhD
Agricultural ExtensionM.Agric/MPhil/PhD
Applied ParasitologyMPhil/PhD
Animal ScienceM.Agric/ MPhil/PhD
Biodiversity StudiesMPhil
Biodiversity and Conservation SciencePhD
Crop ScienceM.Agric/ MPhil/PhD
Soil Science

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

M.Agric/ MPhil/PhD
Agricultural AdministrationM.Agric/MPhil/PhD
Agricultural EngineeringMPhil/M.Eng/PhD
Applied Agricultural Economics & PolicyPhD
EntomologyMPhil/PhD (ARPPIS)

SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING SCIENCES

MENG/MPHIL/PhD PROGRAMMES

Computer EngineeringMEng/MPhil/PhD
Agricultural EngineeringMEng/MPhil/PhD
Biomedical EngineeringMEng/MPhil/PhD
Materials Science & EngineeringMEng/MPhil/PhD
Food Process EngineeringMPhil/PhD

COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES

Courses offered at University of Ghana, Legon for the college of health sciences are courses that are focused specifically on sciences courses that fall under college of health sciences and hence gives the students more skill in the field of study.

Below are the courses offered at University of Ghana, Legon under college of health sciences:

SCHOOL OF BIOMEDICAL AND ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES

MSC/MPHILPROGRAMMES

+Medical UltrasonographyMSc
+DieteticsMSc/PhD
+AudiologyMSc
+Medical Laboratory SciencesMSc
Speech and Language TherapyMSc

SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH

MSC/MPHIL/PHD PROGRAMMES

Applied Health Social ScienceMSc
Clinical TrialsMSc
Occupational MedicineMSc
Occupational HygieneMSc
Public Health Monitoring and EvaluationMSc
MSc in BioethicsMSc
Health EconomicsMHE
Health InformaticsMHI
Applied Epidemiology and Disease ControlMPhil
Public HealthMPH
Public Health

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

PhD

SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH SPECIAL WEEKEND PROGRAMME

Public HealthMPH
Public Health Monitoring and EvaluationMSc

 SCHOOL OF NURSING AND MIDWIFERY

MSC/MPHILPROGRAMMES

NursingMSc/MPhil/PhD
MidwiferyMSc/MPhil
+ =Two Years Master of Science Programmes
Two Years Masters in Paediatric Nursing-New programme

UNIVERSITY OF GHANA MEDICAL SCHOOL

AnatomyMPhil
HaematologyMPhil
ImmunologyMPhil
Medical MicrobiologyMPhil/PhD
PharmacologyMPhil
PhysiologyMPhil
Chemical PathologyMPhil

 

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