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University of Ghana, Ghana

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Contact:

Ms Empi Baryeh (Assistant Registrar: Office of Research, Innovation & Development)

ebaryeh@ug.edu.gh

The University of Ghana (UG), the premier university and the largest university in Ghana, was established by Ordinance on August 11, 1948 as the University College of the Gold Coast for the purpose of providing and promoting university education, learning and research. By an Act of Parliament on October 1, 1961 (Act 79) the University College gained independent status to become the University of Ghana, with authority to award its own degrees. The UG‘s mission is to develop world-class human resources and capabilities to meet national development needs and global challenges, through quality teaching, learning, research and knowledge dissemination. UG offers degrees in a range of disciplines including, Medical, Agricultural and Natural Sciences, Arts and Social Studies, at Diploma, Masters and PhD levels.

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Language of Instruction:

English

 

Commencement of Mobility through TRECCAfrica

As of June 2012

 

Programmes on offer at the Institution:

 

Recognition of Studies:


PHD PUBLIC HEALTH Doctor of Philosophy degree in Public Health [Act of Parliament ACT 79 (1961), National Accreditation Board]
PHD ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE Doctor of Philosophy degree in Environmental Science [Act of Parliament ACT 79 (1961), National Accreditation Board]
PHD BIODIVERSITY STUDIES Doctor of Philosophy degree in Biodiversity Studies [Act of Parliament ACT 79 (1961), National Accreditation Board]
PHD FOOD SCIENCE Doctor of Philosophy degree in Food Science [Act of Parliament ACT 79 (1961), National Accreditation Board]
PHD BIOTECHNOLOGY Doctor of Philosophy degree in Biotechnology [Act of Parliament ACT 79 (1961), National Accreditation Board]
MPHIL PUBLIC HEALTH Master of Philosophy in Public Health [Act of Parliament ACT 79 (1961), National Accreditation Board]
MPHIL ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE Master of Philosophy degree in Environmental Science [Act of Parliament ACT 79 (1961), National Accreditation Board]
MPHIL BIODIVERSITY STUDIES Master of Philosophy degree in Zoology with specialization in Biodiversity Studies [Act of Parliament ACT 79 (1961),  National Accreditation Board]
MPHIL FOOD SCIENCE Master of Philosophy degree in Food Science [Act of Parliament ACT 79 (1961), National Accreditation Board]
MPHIL BIOTECHNOLOGY Master of Philosophy degree in Biotechnology [Act of Parliament ACT 79 (1961), National Accreditation Board]