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

This option introduces students to tried and tested project management strategies which are essential to achieving results in project development, implementation and review.

Students would also be equipped with change management techniques and introduced to methodologies for initiating, planning, executing and closing projects. Students would also appreciate better the place of stakeholder involvement in successful projects.

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
Project Management Theory

SECOND YEAR
Semester 3
Regulatory Environment of Projects
Project Finance and Budgeting
Total Quality Management
Ethics in Management
Seminar One

Semester 4
Project Profiles
Project Appraisal, Evaluation and Impact Assessment
Change Management and Organisational Development
Strategic Management
Seminar Two
Long Essay

Admission Requirements

The requirement is a good first degree (at least a Second Class Lower) from a recognized university with at least two (2) years relevant work experience.

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

With your degree, you will be qualified for roles such as:
• Project Analyst
• Project Manager
• Executive
• Director of Operations
• General Manager

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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. James Baba Abugre
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Majoreen Osafroadu Amankwah
Lecturer

Mr. Aaron Makafui Ametorwo
Assistant Lecturer

Prof. Kwesi Amponsah-Tawiah
Associate Professor

Prof. Olivia Anku-Tsede
Associate Professor

Dr. Obi Berko
Senior Lecturer

Dr. Kwasi Dartey-Baah
Senior Lecturer/ Head of Department

Dr. Yvonne Ayerki Lamptey
Lecturer

Prof. Joe Nellis
Adjunct Scholar

Dr. Saviour Ayertey Nubuor
Lecturer

Professor. Daniel Frimpong Ofori

Dr. Mohammed- Aminu Sanda
Senior Lecturer

Relevant Contact

Dr
Kwasi Dartey-Baah
Head of Department
 
Department of Organization & OHRM
Responsible for admission enquiries
 
UGBS International Relations Office
Responsible for admission enquiries
Dr
Yvonne Barnieh
Programme Coordinator