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

Entrepreneurship is about transforming ideas into economic opportunities. Students who choose this option will acquire critical insights to enable them make rapid positive responses to changes in the business environment. This option also seeks to impart knowledge on new venture creation and enterprise development through the “incubating” process.

Curriculum

FIRST YEAR
Semester 1
Organisational Behaviour and Management
Information Management
Managerial Accounting
Business Economics

Semester 2
Research Methods
Quantitative Methods
Marketing Management
Human Resource Management
Entrepreneurial Finance

SECON YEAR
Semester 3
Innovation and New Product Development
Managing Business Growth
Advanced Entrepreneurship
Ethics in Management
Seminar One

Semester 4
Creative Business Planning
Entrepreneurial Marketing
Social Entrepreneurship *
Trans-Generational Entrepreneurship*
Strategic Management
Seminar Two
Long Essay
*Students would choose one of these two elective courses with the asterisks

Admission Requirements

The requirement is a good first degree from a recognized University with at least two (2) years relevant work experience. An entrance examination or interview may be conducted. Admissions are in August each year.

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

It provides you with solid resources to launch your career as a business owner:
• Skills to write a solid business plan
• Credibility to raise venture capital
• A network to source funds and advise
• Mentors to provide guidance
• Knowledge to sustain and manage your business

If “entrepreneur” isn’t in the cards for you, you’ll be eligible for other great positions with a corporation. Some of the most popular job titles associated with an EMBA in entrepreneurship are:
• Senior product manager
• Product manager, software
• Management consultant

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. George Acheampong
Lecturer

Dr. Kwame Adom
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Sheena Lovia Boateng
Lecturer

Dr. Stephen Mahama Braimah
Senior Lecturer

Professor. Robert Ebo Hinson
Professor

Dr. Prince Kodua
Lecturer

Dr. Mahmoud Abdulai Mahmoud
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Kobby Mensah
Senior Lecturer

Prof. Bedman Narteh
Associate Professor

Dr. Raphael Odoom
Lecturer

Dr. Daniel M. Quaye
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Ernest Y. Tweneboah-Koduah
Senior Lecturer

Relevant Contact

Dr
Ernest Tweneboah-Koduah
Head of Department
 
Department Secretary
Responsible for admission enquiries
 
UGBS International Relations Office
Responsible for admission enquiries