WPCS 2.1.2
Tuition Fees:$1,495 /year
Applications Begin:January 2020
Final Award:Master of Arts in International Relations
Start Date:September 2020
Academic Unit:Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Campus:Main Campus
Application Deadline: August 2020
Programme Overview

The programme provides knowledge, skills and scholarship in global leadership as well as expertise in governance, social transformation and development, particularly in the developing world.The programme examines the dynamics of international cooperation, conflict management and resolution, peaceful co-existence among nations and humanity in general.

Teaching methods:
Multiple methods of instruction are used, including lectures and discussion, case studies, small group work and projects.

Study options:
– Weekday Evenings
– Weekends


Courses Offered Include:
– International Relations Theory
– International Economic Relations
– Diplomatic Communications and Practice
– International Law
– Regionalism and Integration
– Ghanaian Foreign Policy
– American Foreign Policy
– International Conflicts and Conflict
– Resolution
– International Finance
– Gender and International Relations
– International Terrorism
– Cyber Security
– Transitional Justice

Admission Requirements


3) Proficiency in the English Language

Application Process
Application Fees for Ghanaian Students: $26
Application Fees for International Students: $50

To apply online, purchase an OSN (Online Serial number) using one of the following options:

Option 1
Via Interpay (Mobile Money, Credit Card)
Click here to purchase the OSN using Mobile Money or Credit Card.

As soon as you’re done making the payment, you’ll instantly receive the OSN via email.
Once you have the OSN, click here to apply.

Option 2
Go to any of the following bank branches to purchase OSN (Online Serial number) ADB,Ecobank,Consolidated Bank, Golden Link Savings & Loans, Access Bank  (Please insist to speak with the  branch manager if voucher not available or subsequently email with any complaints)

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities for this programme include:
– Corporate Institutions and Private Enterprises
– Diplomatic Services
– International Governmental Organizations (INGOs)
– Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs)
– Research Institutions
– Public and Private Security Organizations.

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Tuition Fees for Ghanaian Students: $1,495
Tuition Fees for International Students: $1,994

Tuition Fees per year for Ghanaian Students = GHS.8,649
Tuition Fees per year for International Students = GHS.11,532

Fee Payment Options:

**Local students – They can either pay at any branch of Access Bank, CBG Bank, and  ADB bank or at the bank on campus. You’re required to present your Fullname, Student ID, Programme to the teller.
**International Students – All international students are advised to pay their fees from their home countries. Please have your Student ID. Number to hand to the Branch Staff.

– The University will bear the application cost for the non-citizen ID Card and the Immigration permit for all international students after he/she has paid, 75% (for freshers) or 50% (for continuing students) of the total school fees and registered for the semester. Students are encouraged to submit completed application forms together with all their relevant documents to the International Relations Office for processing. Students are also to note that late registration penalty still stands as the University policy and are requested to settle any outstanding immigration penalties, if any, to be in good standing and enjoy this privilege. Please contact the International Relations Office at for questions or concerns.
– Nigerian students can pay naira into Zenith Bank and Access Bank in Nigeria


Below are lecturers from the faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences:
2 DR. YAW ASANTE Lecturer HOD Economics
3 MR. DENNIS SOKU HOD Language Arts / Lecturer
4 MR. SOSTHENES KWADZO KUFOGBE HOD Development and Environmental Studies / Lecturer

Relevant Contact

School Office
General Enquiries
International Relations Office
Responsible for Enquiries from International Students
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