Postgraduate programmes - Regular Session

PROGRAM​MES – 2018/2019 ACADEMIC YEAR

Applications are invited from qualified applicants for admission into the following Postgraduate programmes at University of Education, Winneba for the 2018 Regular Session - 2018/2019 Academic year

PROGRAMMES

WINNEBA CAMPUS

  1. PhD - Guidance and Counselling
  2. PhD - Special Education
  3. PhD - Art and Culture
  4. PhD - Mathematics Education
  5. PhD - Applied Linguistics
  6. PhD - French
  7. PhD - Science Education               
  8. PhD - Social Studies
  9. Ed.D. - Social Studies
  10. M Phil - Applied Linguistics
  11. M Phil - Arts and Culture
  12. M Phil - Economics
  13. M Phil - Educational Administration & Management
  14. M Phil - English
  15. M Phil - French
  16. M Phil - Guidance and Counselling
  17. M Phil - Home Economics
  18. M Phil - Mathematics Education
  19. M Phil - Music Education/Composition
  20. M Phil - Physical Education
  21. M Phil - Science Education
  22. M Phil - Social Studies.
  23. M Phil - Special Education
  24. M Phil - Art Education
  25. M Phil - Assessment in Special Education
  26. M Phil - Chemistry Education
  27. M Phil - Human Rights, Conflict and Peace Studies
  28. M Phil - Basic Education
  29. M Phil - Geography
  30. M Phil - Early Childhood Education
  31. M A - Communication and Media Studies (Business Communication).
  32. M A - Communication and Media Studies (Communication Skills)
  33. M A - Communication and Media Studies (Media Studies)

AJUMAKO CAMPUS

  1. M Phil. - Ghanaian Language Studies

MAMPONG CAMPUS

  1. PhD Animal Science
  2. PhD Crop/Soil Science
  3. M Phil Chemistry Education
  4. M Phil Crop/Soil Science
  5. MPhil Animal Science
  6. MSc in Environmental and Occupational Health Education

KUMASI CAMPUS

  1. PhD /D.Tech - Wood Science and Technology
  2. PhD/ ED.D - Educational Leadership
  3. M Phil - Construction Technology
  4. M Phil - Wood Science and Technology
  5. MPhil - Educational Leadership

1-YEAR TOP-UP TO M.PHIL PROGRAMMES

A. Faculty of Educational Studies

  • 1-Year Top-Up - M.Ed. to M.Phil. in Educational Administration and Management.
  • 1-Year Top-Up –M.Ed. to M.Phil. in Special Education.

B. Faculty of Foreign Languages and Communication Education.

  • 1-Year Top-Up - M.A./M.Ed. to M. Phil. in French Education.

C. Faculty of Ghanaian Languages Education.

  • 1-Year Top-Up  M.A. to M.Phil. in Akan.
  • 1-Year Top-Up - M.A. to M.Phil. in Ewe.
  • 1-Year Top-Up - M.A. to M.Phil. in Ghanaian Language Studies for Ga, Dangme, Dagbani, Dagaare, Gurune, Kasem, Gonja and Kusal.             

PROGRAMMES TO BE OFFERED ON PART-TIME BASIS (Evening Programmes)

KUMASI CAMPUS

  1. MBA - Accounting   
  2. MBA - Finance
  3. MBA - Human Resource Management and Organisational Behaviour
  4. MBA - Marketing

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

PHD PROGRAMMES

Applicants should possess:

A researched Master’s Degree in the relevant field of study from an accredited institution.

  1. A Cumulative Grade Point Average of 3.0 or above in the courses offered at the master’s degree level
  2. At least grade ‘B’ in the dissertation presented for the Master’s degree
  3. Applicants who wish to offer Ph.D. in Mathematics Education and Ph.D. in Science Education must hold Research master’s degree in Mathematics Education and Science Education respectively.

M.PHIL ECONOMICS

Applicants must:

  1. Possess a good first degree (at least 2nd Class Lower Division) in Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering or related programme of study at the tertiary level of education from recognized universities.
  2. Pass a selection interview.

M.PHIL EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT

Applicants must:

  1. Possess a good first degree (at least 2nd Class Lower Division) from the University of Education or other Universities recognized by the Academic Board of the University of Education, Winneba or from any institution accredited by the National Accreditation Board of Ghana.
  2. Pass the selection interview.

M.PHIL EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION

Applicants must:

  1. Possess a good first degree (at least 2nd Class Lower in Early Childhood Education
  2. Be computer literate

M.PHIL CHEMISTRY EDUCATION-WINNEBA

Applicants should possess:

A

  1. A good first degree in Chemistry from the University of Education, Winneba.
  2. A good first degree in Chemistry (with and education component) from a recognized university.
  3. A good first degree in Chemistry from a recognized university and a Postgraduate Diploma in Education or its equivalent.

B. Former UEW products with Diploma in Science Education in addition to BSc in Chemistry from recognized university are eligible to apply.

C. Applicants must pass the selection interview.

M.PHIL. SCIENCE EDUCATION

Applicants should possess:

  1. A good first degree in the Sciences with an Education component from a recognised University
  2. A good first degree in the Sciences from a recognised University and a postgraduate diploma in education or its equivalent
  3. A good first degree in the Sciences from recognised universities and Diploma in Science Education from UEW.

M.PHIL GEOGRAPHY

Applicants should:

  1. Possess Second class lower or better in Geography or any related discipline.
  2. Pass the selection interview.

M. PHIL ART EDUCATION

Applicants should possess:

  1. A good first degree in relevant discipline (Studio Art, Art Education, Design, or Art History) from recognized tertiary institution
  2. A minimum of second class lower.
  3. A minimum average of “B” in M.A. Art Education programme.

OTHER M. PHIL PROGRAMMES

Applicants should possess:

  1. A good Bachelor’s Degree with Education component (eg. B.Ed), from the University of Education (UEW) or its equivalent from a recognized University in the relevant field of study, or
  2. A good Bachelor’s Degree without Education e.g. (B.A, BSc) from an accredited university
  3. M.Ed or equivalent qualifications with relevant course content. Such applicant may be required to do the M Phil programme within one year.
  4. Applicants with good first degrees from any field of study can apply for Communication and Media Studies programmes.
  5. Applicants for the M.Phil./Ph.D. programmes should submit a proposal defining the specific area of interest, brief description of any previous study conducted on the subject and justification for the study.( Not more than four pages)

MBA (ACCOUNTING) AND MBA (FINANCE)

Applicants must meet any of the following entry requirements:

  1. Hold a second class honours degree, or its equivalent, in Finance, Accounting, Economics, and other business related subjects.  Applications may also be considered from graduates in non-business areas with strong quantitative backgrounds.
  2. Be a professionally qualified accountant and a member of one of the Accountancy bodies constituting the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC).
  3. Have at least one year’s relevant experience in the private or public sector
  4. Pass a selection interview.

MBA (MARKETING) AND MBA (HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AND ORGANISATIONAL BEHAVIOUR)

Applicants must meet any of the following entry requirements:

  1. Possess a Bachelor’s degree with at least a 2nd Class Lower Division in any field of study from a recognised institution.
  2. Pass a selection interview
  3. In exceptional cases, applicants with 3rd Class Division who are already employed in HR-related fields and demonstrate capacity to cope with the programme may be considered for admission. Such applicants must write and pass a selection examination and an interview.

M. PHIL. IN TECHNOLOGY

  1. A candidate must meet the following requirements for admission:
  2. A Bachelor's Degree in Technology, or Technical, or any Engineering/ Building discipline with at least a 2nd class division pass. Applicants without education studies shall be required to take some additional courses in education studies at the undergraduate level.
  3. Submit a statement of purpose or research interest.

M.PHIL ANIMAL SCIENCE

  • For admission to the M Phil programme candidates should possess a B.Sc. or B.Ed. degree in Agriculture with a first or second class. 
  • A B.Sc. degree in a field related to agriculture (e.g. biology, biochemistry and microbiology) may be accepted if this degree is deemed relevant to the student’s chosen area of specialization.  Areas of Specialization include:
    • Non-Ruminant Nutrition
    • Ruminant Nutrition
    • Animal Production and Management
    • Animal Breeding & Genetics
    • Animal Reproductive Physiology
    • Meat Science and Technology
  • Candidates are required to pass an interview before being admitted.

PHD ANIMAL SCIENCE

  • Admission to the PhD programmes will require a relevant masters’ degree (M.Phil.) from an accredited University.  An M.Sc. degree with research in the relevant field will also be considered for admission. Areas of specialization include:
    • Non-Ruminant Nutrition
    • Ruminant Nutrition
    • Animal Production and Management
    • Animal Breeding & Genetics
    • Animal Reproductive Physiology
  • Candidates are required to pass an interview before being admitted.

M. PHIL CROP/SOIL SCIENCE

  • For admission to the M Phil programme candidates should possess a B.Sc. or B.Ed. degree in Agriculture with a First Class or Second Class.
  • A B.Sc. degree in a field related to agriculture (e.g. biology, biochemistry and microbiology) may be accepted if this degree is deemed relevant to the student’s chosen area of specialization. 
    • Agronomy/Crop Physiology
    • Soil Science
    • Entomology
    • Plant Pathology
    • Plant Breeding
  • Candidates are required to pass an interview before being admitted.

PHD CROP/SOIL SCIENCE

  • Admission to the PhD programmes will require a relevant masters’ degree (MPhil) from an accredited University.  An MSc degree with research in the relevant field will also be considered for admission.  Areas of specialization include:
    • Agronomy/Crop Physiology
    • Entomology
    • Plant Pathology
    • Plant Breeding
    • Soil Fertility and Nutrition
    • Soil and Water Conservation
  • Candidates are required to pass an interview before being admitted.

M.PHIL. CHEMISTRY EDUCATION - MAMPONG

Applicants must:

  1. Possess a good first degree (at least 2nd class lower) in Chemistry from a recognized University.
  2. Pass a selection interview.

MSC IN ENVIRONMNTAL AND OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH EDUCATION 

Applicants must:

  1. Possess a good first degree (at least 2nd class lower) in Environmental Health and Sanitation Education or a related field e.g. Biological Sciences, Environmental Science, Public Health etc.
  2. Pass a selection interview.

MASTER OF TECHNOLOGY (MTECH.)

  1. A candidate must meet the following requirements for admission:
  2. A good Bachelor’s Degree in Technology, Technical, Vocational Education or Engineering
  3. Submit a statement of research interest.

1-YEAR TOP-UP TO M.PHIL PROGRAMMES

1-YEAR TOP-UP M.ED.TO M.PHIL. IN EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT

A. Applicants must possess:

  1. A minimum degree of 2nd Class Lower Division in Educational Administration and Management or related discipline.
  2. CG.P.A. of not less than 3.0 from M.Ed. (Educational Administration) programme.

B. Applicant(s) must pass the selection interview.

 

1-YEAR TOP-UP M.ED.TO M.PHIL. IN SPECIAL EDUCATION

A. Applicants must possess:

  1. A minimum degree of 2nd Class Lower Division in Special Education from the University of Education, Winneba or related field.
  2. Professional qualification equivalent to a good bachelor’s degree. The professional qualification must also be in the subject/discipline into which the admission is being sought.

B. An academic transcript shall be required for admission.

C. Must pass the selection interview.

D. CG.P.A. of not less than 3.0 from M.Ed.  Special Education Programme.

 

1-YEARTOP-UP PROGRAMME FROM M.A. TO M.PHIL IN GHANAIAN LANGUAGE STUDIES

A. Applicants must possess:

  1. M.A. degree in Ghanaian Language Studies or related discipline from the University of Education, Winneba or recognized institution.

B. Applicants with the following qualifications are also eligible to apply:

  1. M.A. in Linguistics.
  2. M.A. in Ghanaian Language Studies.
  3. M.A. in Linguistics with courses in Ghanaian Language.
  4. Graduate Diploma in Linguistics.

C. Applicant(s) must also pass the selection interview.

D. CG.P.A.of not less than 3.0 from M.Ed.  Ghanaian Languages Programme.

 

1-YEAR TOP-UP M.A./M.ED. TO M.PHIL IN FRENCH.

A. Applicants must possess:

  1. A minimum degree of 2nd Class Lower Division in French from the University of Education, Winneba or other recognised university.
  2. CG.P.A. of not less than 3.0 from M.A./M.Ed. in French.

B. Applicant(s) must pass the selection interview.

C. CG.P.A.of not less than 3.0 from M.A./M.Ed. French Education Programme.

 

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