Sandwich Postgraduate Programmes for the 2019/2020 Academic Year

Applications are invited from qualified applicants for admission into the following Postgraduate Sandwich programmes at University of Education, Winneba for the 2019/2020 Academic year:

SANDWICH PROGRAMMES

The following Programmes are available for the Sandwich Session:

WINNEBA CAMPUS

1.  M Ed - French

2. M Ed - Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL)

3. M Ed - Social Studies

4. M Ed - Special Education

5. M Ed - Educational Administration & Management

6. M Ed - Assessment in Special Education

7. M Ed - Guidance and Counselling

8. M Ed - School Supervision

9. M.Ed - Geography Education

10. M.Ed - Mathematics Education

11. M.Ed - Science Education

12. M.Ed - Physical Education

13. M.Ed - Home Economics Education

14. M.Ed - Political Science Education

15. M A - French Translation

16. M A - English Education

17. MA - History Education

18. M A - Human Rights,Conflict and Peace Studies

19. MA - Communication and Media Studies

20. M.A. - Art Education

21. MSc. - Economics

22. PGDE - Postgraduate Diploma in Education

23. PGDB - Postgraduate Diploma in Braille

24. PGDSL - Postgraduate Diploma in Sign Language

25. PGDTLHE - Postgraduate Diploma in Teaching & Learning in Higher Education.

AJUMAKO CAMPUS

1. M. A.   Ghanaian Language Studies

KUMASI CAMPUS

1. M.Tech - Construction Technology/Management

2. M.Tech - Electricals/Electronics

3. M.Tech - Mechanical Engineering

4. M.Tech - Wood Science and Technology

5. M.Tech - Fashion and Textiles

6. M.Tech - Catering and Hospitality

7. M. A. - Educational Leadership

8. M.ED - Teaching and Learning (Research Masters)

9. M.SC. - Information Technology Education

10. M.Tech - Automotive Engineering Technology

MAMPOMG CAMPUS

M. Ed. - Agriculture

WEEKEND CLASSES

WINNEBA CAMPUS

• MBA - Human Resource Management

• MBA - Accounting

KUMASI CAMPUS

• MSC - Information Technology Education

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR M.A. PROGRAMMES

REQUIREMENTS

Applicants should possess:

i. 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

ii. A good Bachelor’s Degree  without Education e.g. (B.A, BSc) from an accredited university

iii. Applicants with good first degrees from any field of study can apply for M.A. Human Rights, Conflict and Peace Studies and M.A. Communication & Media Studies programmes.

 

M.A. EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP AND M. ED PROGRAMMES

i. A good Bachelor’s Degree with Education component (eg. B.Ed.), from a recognized University in the relevant field of study.

ii. Applicants with B.A. or BSc. degree without education must also have a Postgraduate Diploma in Education or Diploma in Education

 

MSC IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION

i. A good Bachelor’s Degree (2nd Class Lower Division or better) in

Information Technology Education (ITE), Information Technology (IT).

ii. Computer Science and any other  Bachelor’s Degree in informationSystems (e.g. Management Information System, Business Information

System, etc.)

 

i. Applicants with 3rd Class Degree in the relevant discipline (i. above)shall have to pass an entrance examination.

ii. A pass in a selection interview to be organized by the Department.

 

M.ED TEACHING ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (T.E.S.L.)

Applicants with a good Bachelor’s Degree in any subject area and who TEACH ENGLISH are eligible to apply.

 

M. ED. IN MENTORSHIP

This programme is run in the distance learning mode.

Applicant must:

i. Be a teacher mentor trained by UEW in the past

ii. Hold a first degree with education component (eg B. Ed) from a recognized University in the subject specific area and should have taught for at least two years.

iii. Possess a first degree in a subject specific area plus postgraduate diploma/certificate in education.

iv. Be a teacher in basic school at the level of principal superintendent and above in the Ghana Education Service status ranking

v. Be recommended by his/her head of school.

 

MSC. ECONOMICS

Applicants must:

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

b) Pass a selection interview.

 

M.ED. GEOGRAPHY EDUCATION

Applicants should:

i. Possess Second class lower or better in Geography or any related discipline.

ii. Pass the selection interview.

 

M. A. ART EDUCATION

Applicants must possess:

a) A good first degree in relevant discipline (Studio Art, Art Education, Design or Art History) from a recognized tertiary institution.

 

M.ED EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT

Applicants must:

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

b) Applicants with a good honours (second class lower or better) degree in other disciplines other than Education are required to obtain a Diploma in Education or its equivalence before applying.

c) Applicants with 3rd class Honours in their respective first degrees would be required to pass an interview and an entrance examination.

 

M.ED. AGRICULTURE

Entry Requirements:

a) Candidates should possess a first degree in agriculture or in a related discipline with a minimum of a third class or a pass.

b) Candidates with degrees in related field such as biology, biochemistry and microbiology can also apply.

c) Applicants with Third class or pass must pass an entrance examination and interview.

 

POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA IN EDUCATION (This programme is run in the distance learning mode and on Sandwich Basis)

i. Applicant should hold a first Degree from a recognized institution.

ii. Must have interest in teaching.

iii. Must pass an interview.

iv. Applicants without any education background (Qualification in Education) would be required to audit courses in education.

 

POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA IN TEACHING & LEARNING IN HIGHER EDUCATION (PGDTLHE)

Applicant should be:

i. A beginning lecturer in the University of Education, Winneba.

ii. A Master’s/ Doctorate degree holder who wishes to pursue academic career as a teacher in tertiary institutions.

iii. Lecturers from tertiary institutions who have no formal qualificationsin teaching in Higher Education.

 

M.ED IN TEACHING AND LEARNING (RESEARCH MASTERS)

Applicants must:

a) Have a good first degree (Second Class Lower or better). Teaching experience is an advantage.

b) Have a second degree in a specialized subject, plus a Post Graduate Diploma in Education or Diploma in Education.

c) Pass the selection interview.

 

MBA IN HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT- Winneba

Applicants must meet the following entry requirements:

Category A

 Candidates for admission to the programme must have earned a Bachelor’s degree from a recognised University in any discipline with at least 2nd Class Lower Division. Applicants with a 3rd Class would be required to sit for  written entrance examination and an oral interview.

 

Category B

Candidates with full membership in recognized professional bodies, e.g. IHRMP, SHRM, CIPD, ACCA, ICA (G), CIMA, CIM and ICSA could also apply. Selection will be done through an interview.

 

MBA IN ACCOUNTING-Winneba

Applicants must meet the following entry requirements:

i.) At least 2nd Class (Lower Division) honours degree in Accounting.

i) Applications may also be considered from Graduates in non- business areas with strong practical accounting experience from industry.Applicants with a 3rd Class would be required to sit for written entrance examination and an oral interview.

ii) Professionally, qualified Accountants or a member of one of the Accounting bodies constitutingthe International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) for example ICAG,ACCA.ICAEW and CIMA etc.

iii. In addition to requirements i) to iii) above: applicants must have a minimum of one year experience in accounting in the private or public sector. Also candidates must pass the selection interview to qualify for admission.

 

M.ED POLITICAL SCIENCE EDUCATION

i. Candidates apply for the programme should have Political Science major

ii. (First Degree) or combined Political Science with another subject, and

must have attained at least a pass.

ii.Applicant with a third class and a pass will write an entrance examination or pass a selection interview or both to be conducted by the Department.

 

MASTER OF TECHNOLOGY (MTECH.) IN AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMME

Applicant must:

i) Possess B.Sc., B.Ed, B.Tech in Automotive Technology/Engineering or comparable degrees with at least Second Class (Lower Division)

ii) Pass the selection interview

 

MASTER OF TECHNOLOGY (MTECH.) IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMME

Applicant must:

i) Possess B.Sc., B.Ed, B.Tech in Automotive Technology/Engineering or comparable degrees with at least Second Class (Lower Division)

ii) Pass the selection interview

HOW TO APPLY

1. Obtain an Application Voucher from the following Listed Banks or Sales Points:

  1. GCB Bank
  2. Prudential Bank
  3. Zenith Bank
  4. Ghana Post Offices
  5. UEW Campuses Cash Office

2. Visit the University’s website at www.uew.edu.gh. Click on Admissions, and select Apply Online >>>. Log in with your Voucher Serial Number and PIN, fill an appropriate application form and submit online.

NB.  ALL FOREIGN DEGREES MUST BE ACCOMPANIED WITH ITS INTERPRETATION FROM THE NATIONAL ACCREDIATION BOARD.

 

PLEASE REFER TO THE ADMISSIONS BROCHURE ON OUR WEBSITE –uew.edu.gh FOR DETAILED INFORMATION ON ENTRY REQUIREMENTS.

SIGNED: REGISTRAR                      JANUARY, 2020