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WPCS 2.1.2
Tuition Fees:$1,665 /year
Applications Begin:10 January, 2020
Final Award:Master of Business Administration in Accounting
Start Date:August 2020
Academic Unit:Department of Accounting
Campus:Legon campus
Course Type:Masters by Coursework
Application Deadline: 29 May 2020
Programme Overview

This is a rigorous 2-year programme. Students take such courses as International Financial Management, Investment Management, Accounting Theory, Financial Reporting, and Advanced Taxation.

In the second year, in addition to courses in Accounting and other areas, students also write a two-semester long essay under supervision.

The MBA programme is also available during the weekend for busy workers who cannot enrol for the regular MBA programme. It is structured the same way as the regular MBA programme however lectures are on Fridays from 6:00pm – 9:00pm and Saturdays from 7:30am – 8:30pm.

Admission Requirements

The requirement is a good first degree (at least a Second Class Lower) from a recognised university with at least two (2) years relevant work experience. There is one admission in August every year. An entrance examination or interview may be conducted.

Application Process
Application Fees for Ghanaian students: $34
Application Fees for International students (Outside Africa): $105

GHANAIAN APPLICANTS

University of Ghana application e-voucher can be obtained by Ghanaian applicants for GH¢ 200.00 at the following banks: Zenith Bank, Universal Merchant Bank, Ecobank, HFC Bank, Agricultural Development Bank, Unibank, Ghana Commercial Bank, Prudential Bank and Fidelity Bank. Applicants should follow carefully the instructions on the voucher when completing the ONLINE APPLICATION FORM.

Applicants who did not graduate from the University of Ghana must submit the following documents online (Scan and Attach):
• Bachelors’ Degree Certificate and Transcript (The transcript should be scanned into one PDF or WORD document and attached to the application)

Applicants who graduated from this university should scan and attach only their certificates to their applications.
NOTE THAT NO APPLICATION WILL BE PROCESSED WITHOUT THE CERTIFICATE. The originals will be required during interviews.
All applicants who graduated from the University of Ghana from 1996 to date should indicate their ‘STUDENT IDENTITY NUMBERS’ on their forms before submission.

INTERNATIONAL AND GHANAIAN APPLICANTS APPLYING FROM ABROAD

This category of applicants should use the following links to access the online application form for completion and submission:
https://apply.ug.edu.gh/admissions/igraduate/login

All applicants are expected to pay to the University a non-refundable application processing fee of US$110.00. This fee can be paid directly or wire transferred into the UNIVERSITY OF GHANA ECOBANK ACCOUNT.

The pay-in-slips together with applicants’ certificates and transcripts should be scanned and attached to the application form before submission. The transcript should be scanned into one PDF or WORD document and attached to the application.

Note that no application will be processed without proof of payment of the fee.

Career Opportunities

The field of finance as a whole is expected to grow at annual rate of 23 percent. This fast rate of growth is attributed to an increasing amount of financial products in the business and private sector as well as the large amount of people nearing retirement age. Some of the specific job titles you are eligible for once you have completed your program include;
• Auditor.
• Information and Technology Accountant. …
• Financial Analyst.
• Forensic Accountant. …
• Managerial Accountant. …
• Corporate Controller. …
• Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Tuition Fees Details
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Tuition Fees for Ghanaian students: $1,665
Tuition Fees for International students (Outside Africa): $7,215

Tuition fees for;
WEST AFRICAN NATIONALS – $4,848.00
OTHER AFRICAN NATIONALS – $6,085.00
FOREIGN APPLICANTS – $7,941.00

Lecturers

Dr. Abdul-Gafaru Abdulai
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Gordon Abekah-Nkrumah
Senior Lecturer

Prof. Anthony Q.Q. Aboagye
Professor

Dr. Francis Aboagye- Otchere
Senior Lecturer

Prof. Joshua Yindenaba Abor
Professor

Dr. Patience Aseweh Abor
Senior Lecturer

Dr. James Baba Abugre
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Aaron Abuosi
Senior Lecturer

Dr. George Acheampong
Lecturer

Dr. Kwame Adom
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Francis Anderson Adzei
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Anthony Afful Dadzie
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Eric Afful-Dadzie

Dr. Elikplimi Komla Agbloyor
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Cletus Agyenim-Boateng
Lecturer

Dr. Albert Ahenkan
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Majoreen Osafroadu Amankwah
Lecturer

Mr. Aaron Makafui Ametorwo
Assistant Lecturer

Prof. Mohammed Amidu
Associate Professor

Prof. Kwesi Amponsah-Tawiah
Associate Professor

Dr. Charles Andoh
Senior Lecturer/ Head of Department of Finance

Prof. Olivia Anku-Tsede
Associate Professor

Dr. Nana Nimo Appiah-Agyekum
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Kwame Asamoah
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Edward Asiedu

Dr. Patrick Asuming
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Roger Ayimbillah Atinga
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Emmanuel Kolog Awuni
Lecturer

Dr.. Richardson Azunu
Lecturer

Dr.. Anita Asiwome Adzo Baku
Lecturer

Dr. Francis Yaw Banuro
Senior Lecturer

Prof. Justice Nyigmah Bawole
Dean

Dr. Ibrahim Bedi
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Rita Amoah Bekoe
Lecturer

Dr. Obi Berko
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Sheena Lovia Boateng
Lecturer

Professor. Richard Boateng
Associate Professor

Prof. Godfred Alufar Bokpin
Professor

Dr. Stephen Mahama Braimah
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Thomas Buabeng
Senior Lecturer

Dr. William Coffie
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Kwasi Dartey-Baah
Senior Lecturer/ Head of Department of Organisation and Human Resource Management

Prof. John Effah
Associate Professor

Dr. (Mrs) . Vera Ogeh Fiador
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Agyapomaa Gyeke-Dako
Senior Lecturer

Professor. Robert Ebo Hinson
Professor

Dr. Prince Kodua
Lecturer

Dr. Saint Kuttu
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Teddy Ossei Kwakye
Lecturer

Dr. Yvonne Ayerki Lamptey
Lecturer

Dr. Mahmoud Abdulai Mahmoud
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Kobby Mensah
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Lord Mensah
Senior Lecturer

Dr. James Kwame Mensah
Lecturer

Prof. Bedman Narteh
Associate Professor

Prof. Joe Nellis
Adjunct Scholar

Dr. Saviour Ayertey Nubuor
Lecturer

Dr. Raphael Odoom
Lecturer

Professor. Daniel Frimpong Ofori

Dr. Kwaku Ohene-Asare

Dr. Joseph Mensah Onumah
Senior Lecturer

Prof. Kofi Achampong Osei
Associate Professor and Former Dean of UG Business School

Mr. Alex Osei-Kojo
Assistant Lecturer

Dr. Acheampong Owusu
Lecturer

Dr. Godfred Matthew Yaw Owusu
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Daniel M. Quaye
Senior Lecturer

Prof. Emmanuel Kojo Sakyi
Associate Professor

Dr. Mohammed- Aminu Sanda
Senior Lecturer

Dr.. Emmanuel Sarpong -Kumankoma
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Emmanuel Yakubu Mahama Seidu
Lecturer

Mr. P. K Senyo

Dr. Samuel Nana Yaw Simpson
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Ernest Y. Tweneboah-Koduah
Senior Lecturer

Mrs. Edem Welbeck
Assistant Lecturer

Dr. Lily Yarney
Senior Lecturer

Relevant Contact

 
University of Ghana Business School
General Office
Dr
Gordon Abekah-Nkrumah
Contact Coordinator
 
UGBS International Relations Office
Responsible for admission enquiries
Dr
Yvonne Barnieh
Contact Officer
Prof.
Justice Nyigmah Bawole
Dean of the University of Ghana Business School