University Of Ghana Postgraduate Admission Forms 2023

By | April 1, 2020

University Of Ghana Postgraduate Admission Forms 2023-2024

University Of Ghana Postgraduate Admission Forms 2023-2024 | University Of Ghana has released the Postgraduate Admission Forms for 2023-2024 academic year. See details of University Of Ghana Postgraduate Admission Forms below to apply…



It is announced for the information of prospective applicants and the general public that the School of Graduate Studies is offering the under-listed Masters/PhD programmes for the 2021-2022 Academic Year.

Masters Programmes


  1. A good first degree, preferably second class lower or better (or a Final Grade Point Average of at least 2.0), in a relevant field of study at the University of Ghana or any recognized/accredited University.  Applicants with third class may be considered for admission based on work experience and/or other qualifications.


•       A minimum of two years working experience is required from all applicants desiring to pursue programmes at the University of Ghana Business School.


For more details in respect of Admission requirements, applicants are advised to contact the various Departments/Schools/Institutes/Centres for additional information on the various programmes.


•       For purposes of assessing an applicant’s eligibility, he/she may be required to take an entrance examination and/or interview at the Department/Institute/School/Centre.


•       For programmes marked with asterisks (*), all applicants are admitted into the MA/MSc programme at the first instance. Students who obtain an average of B+ or better in the first semester examinations MAY upgrade to the MPhil programme upon recommendation by the Head of Department in consultation with the Graduate Studies Committee of his/her Department.


      PhD Programmes


Applicants may apply for a PhD programme with a Masters’ degree or a very good first degree.


Applicants applying with Masters’ Degree

•       Applicants with relevant Masters’ degree from the University of Ghana or any recognized/accredited University may apply for a PhD programme.


  • Applicants applying with first degree

Applicants with very good first degree from the University of Ghana or any recognized/accredited University may apply for a PhD programme.  Such applicants, when admitted, shall be required to take first year courses of the Masters’ (Level 600) programme of their departments. They shall be required to pass all examinations in the courses.    On successful completion of the Level 600 courses and depending on their performance, they would then progress to the four-year Ph.D. programme.


All PhD programmes in the University are now fee-paying and the durations are as follows:


•                 Full-Time       – Four (4) years

•                 Part-Time       – Six  (6) years




•                         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


  • MA/LLM Programme

Applicants would be required to take an entrance examination


  • 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



•       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.


•       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


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)


All PhD and MPhil applicants must submit a thesis proposal with their applications.  Shortlisted PhD/ MPhil/Meng applicants will be interviewed

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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