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

This option exposes students to the fast changing and growing complexity of the business environment and the need for the finance professional to strategically respond to these in a manner that creates value for the firm. It is highly practitioner based with faculty drawing heavily from industry.

Curriculum

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

Semester 2
Research Methods
Quantitative Methods
Marketing Management
Financial Management

SECOND YEAR
Semester 3
Strategic Corporate Finance
Investment and Portfolio Management
Managing International Trade & Investments
Ethics in Management
Seminar One

Semester 4
International Finance
Money and Capital Markets**
Financial Engineering**
Real Estate and Mortgage Banking*
Strategic Management
Project Finance*
Enterprise Risk Management*
Seminar Two
Long Essay

**Students would choose one of these two elective courses with the double asterisks **
*Students should also choose one of the three elective courses with a single asterisk*

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

Some are;
• Accounting Manager
• Chief Financial Officers
• Cash Managers
• Manager Consultants
• Investment Banking Associates
• Credit Managers & Specialists
• Financial Analyst
• Corporate Controllers
• Finance Officers & Treasurers
• Insurance & Risk Managers
• Investment Bankers
• Investing Sales Traders & Associates

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

Prof. Anthony Q.Q. Aboagye
Professor

Prof. Joshua Yindenaba Abor
Professor

Dr. Elikplimi Komla Agbloyor
Senior Lecturer

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

Dr. Patrick Asuming
Senior Lecturer

Prof. Godfred Alufar Bokpin
Professor

Dr. (Mrs) . Vera Ogeh Fiador
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Agyapomaa Gyeke-Dako
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Saint Kuttu
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Lord Mensah
Senior Lecturer

Prof. Joe Nellis
Adjunct Scholar

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

Dr.. Emmanuel Sarpong -Kumankoma
Senior Lecturer

Relevant Contact

Prof.
Justice Nyigmah Bawole
Dean of the University of Ghana Business School
Mrs
Yvonne Barnieh
Contact Officer
 
UGBS International Relations Office
Responsible for admission enquiries
 
Department of Finance
General Office
Dr
Charles Andoh
Head of Department