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M.S.RAMAIAH ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENT / COURSE STRUCTURE

A candidate seeking admission to the Ph.D. Programme should have obtained at least a Merit in a Master’s Degree in the subject area of research he/she intends to pursue. In addition, the candidate will also be required to secure the minimum, stipulated score in a written test and/or interview that may be specified by the Research and Innovation Council (RIC) of the University.

Applicants  possessing  a  Master’s  degree  in  a  field  of  study  not  directly  related  to  the programme may be required to take additional preparatory courses.

The STRUCTURE of the programme is as follows:

  • Modules of coursework, Students will complete two (2) modules “Research Methodology” and “Technical Communication” module at MSRUAS, Bangalore or GTUC, Tesano Campus. Where coursework is done at GTUC, student will need to arrange and pay a two to four week visit to Bangalore, India during the period of his/her study.
  • Writing Research Proposal,
  • Comprehensive examinations, and a Dissertation.

 COURSE DURATION:

Aalborg University 3 Years
CASS, Europe 3 Years
M.S. Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, India 4 Years

HOW TO APPLY

Application forms for admission could be obtained at the:

  • GTUC Information Centre, Tesano – Accra,
  • the Kumasi Campus at Owhin Amafrom,
  • Koforidua Campus at Charley Junction,
  • HO Learning Centre @Vodafone Regional Head Office,
  • Takoradi Learning Centre at the Vodafone Regional Head Office
  • or on our website gtuc.edu.gh.

Applicants should please note that application submitted will not be processed until the cost of application form of One hundred and fifty Ghana Cedis Only (GH¢150.00) is settled with banker’s draft from any bank.(fee includes Application Form and Verification processes)

Completed application forms with certified copies of certificates/result slips and all other attachments requested should be submitted to the PhD Programmes Coordinator‘s Office GTUC Tesano – Accra or to any of our learning centres or campuses.

CONTACT

Tel: 0501341944/0202625784

Email: phdadmissions@gtuc.edu.gh

Download Admission Form here

ebenDr. Ebenezer Malcalm, a senior lecturer and the Director of the Centre for Online Learning and Teaching (COLT), has been appointed as the Dean of the Graduate School with immediate effect.

Before joining GTUC, Dr. Malcalm was founding Pro-Vice Chancellor of Laweh Open
University. He was also senior lecturer and Coordinator of Distance Learning School at the University of Professional Studies, Accra.

He is a trained instructional designer, technologist and communication & development expert. Dr. Malcalm founded Rescue Mission Ghana, an international NGO that seeks to promote the concept of sustainable development.

Dr. Malcalm obtained a Bachelor degree in Publishing Studies at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Kumasi, Ghana and a Master’s degree in Population Studies, from the University of Ghana. He also graduated and earned Master’s degree in International Affairs with a major in Communication and Development at Ohio University. He earned his Ph.D. in Instructional Technology at same University.

He has vast experience in developing and facilitating collaborative learning projects such as the Global Teenager Project, (GTP), International Education and Resource Network (IEARN), and Mtandao Afrika (Thinkquest Africa) etc.
Speaking on his appointment, he said his primary objective is to pursue a rigorous quality assurance programme and also invigorate the blended learning approach in graduate studies at GTUC.

We congratulate Dr. Ebenezer Malcalm on his appointment and wish him well in his new role.

Abigail Nana Konadu Owusu - Aspiring Vice PresidentNana is MSc Supply Chain Management student with Coventry University. Currently working as Media Planner with SCANAD Ghana Ltd and has a great track record of creativity with strong analytical mind for critical thinking.

She is a natural born leader and understands sacrifices that come with leadership. Nana has served in various leadership positions back in Methodist University where she had her first degree in Information Technology.

Mission:

I will work together with my team to ensure effective leadership and productive welfare of students.

Vision:

I will work together with my team to achieve the following;

  • To establish a smooth student wireless internet connection on campus.
  • To assist students get more access to materials for their assignment, coursework and project work.
  • To help negotiate for flexible payment terms for fees.
  • Facilitate field trip on program areas.

 

Profile

Kwame Tabiri - Aspiring PresidentI am a Ghanaian with a drive to influence people for positive results. I joined University of Ghana in 2005 after gaining admission to the Business School. I held various positions in the Christian and Social groupings within the University Community. I became the Finance Committee Chairman and subsequently the Treasurer of the Students Representative Council (SRC). From school I joined TF Financial Services Limited. I left as the Finance Manager to join Guarantee Trust Bank Ghana Limited in the Audit and Control Group. I joined United Bank for Africa leading audit teams. My vast and rich experience in student and corporate leadership has endowed me with all the relevant skills to lead the Graduate Students Association (GRASAG)

Vision 

To make Ghana Technology University College (GTUC) the leading and preferred choice in graduate education on the African Continent

Mission Statement

To make Ghana Technology University College (GTUC) the leading and preferred choice in graduate education on the African Continent through-

  • The use of state-of-the-art technology.
  • Stakeholder focused policies.
  • Infrastructural enrichment.

 

Message to Students

Fellow students,

The time is right for the endearing vision to be accomplished. The moment is now to formulate a formidable students’ front. Dear ones my passion is to use this front to prevail over all the challenges that confronts us. The essence of leadership cannot be overemphasized. Likewise, there is the need to get able and astute leaders. This is the choice I- KWAME TABIRI offer you. Selflessness, effectiveness and integrity in leadership are what I live by. I vote for me is a vote for u.

Francis Amoako - Aspiring PresidentI am MBA Finance student, September 2015 intake. I work with Barclays Bank Ghana as Portfolio Manager for Affluent segment – Retail Banking. In short, my role involves strategic thinking leading to identification of opportunities and developing high level implementation plans for execution. Delivering customer profitability is key to my role. I have seven years of experience in the Banking and Finance industry.

I have a diploma in Accounting, BSc. Commerce, Part qualification in ACCA and my MBA Finance is on-going with Coventry University through GTUC. I had the opportunity to work as SRC Finance Officer back in my tertiary education. I currently function as a Steward in the Methodist Church Ghana, Mizpah Society under Akweteman Circuit which I have done for four years.

My mission is to collaborate effectively with GTUC management, my team and GRASAG (NEC) to deliver improved graduate education to student. Graduate education requires free flow of relevant information accessible to student anytime, anywhere to drive quality research. Graduate education flourishes in a congenial environment including Infrastructure. Graduate education requires discipline and respect for time both at students and facilitators/lecturers level. Graduate education should be reasonably affordable to enable more potential students take advantage to broaden their horizons and develop potentials.

GRASAG, GTUC chapter needs a structured setup including formulation of clear policies to guide behaviours and decisions.

GTUC has a huge opportunity to distinguish itself, and in the process contribute significantly to developing the right human capital required to efficiently manage our economies. I seek your approval to selflessly serve you in absolute dedication and confidence.

A vote for Francis is a vote for selfless service. A vote for Francis is a vote for growth.
Look forward, don’t look back. Evaluated experience is the best teacher!

Thank you!

About the programme
It is a one (1) year collaborative master’s programme between GTUC and University of West Scotland, UK. The course is designed to keep students up-to-date with industry practices, with strong emphasis placed on the practical aspects of implementing a continuous improvement approach to the work of an organization. Students are trained to develop functional skills needed to satisfy quality driven markets. Core modules develop management skills, technical knowledge and the range of expertise required to enable students to understand, identify, analyze and assess the criteria which influence quality decisions required at all stages of the product or service life cycle. An understanding is also given of the complexities and inter-relationships which exist in implementing cost-effective quality management solutions. Modules are developed to suit the knowledge specification of students in other to stimulate growth in students in terms of self-management and independence. On completion, the certificate is issued by University of West Scotland, UK. Students have the option of graduating at the University of West Scotland.

Programme Modules
• Managing Quality
• Statistical Quality Control
• Risk Management
• Interpersonal Skills & Change Management
• Operations and Project Management

Optional Modules
• Service Quality
• Research Design and Methods
• Logistical Resources
• Reliability and Experimental Design for Industry (EDI
Why should I choose this Course
Upon completion of the MSc in Quality Management, participants should be able to:
• Effectively manage quality assurance directorates of banks, security agencies, manufacturing firms, constructions firms, academic institutions, etc
• Create new image of successful brands with the quality intent

Course duration
One (1) year full time. Weekend option is available.

Entry Requirement

Degree-A Bachelor’s degree (at least Second Class Lower) in business, economics or related area. Applicants to MBA programmes must have at least two years work experience.
Diploma– Higher National Diploma (HND) or 2-year Diploma from an accredited university. Applicants must have at least four (4) years post graduation work experience.

Contact
Accra campus: +233 (0)302-917152, 0202698352/3
Kumasi campus: +233(0)3221-92373, 0202698214
Koforidua Learning Centre: 0202625760, 0202625761
Takoradi Learning Centre: 0202625794
Ho Learning Centre: 0312296099, 0505663496
Email: graduateadmissions@gtuc.edu.gh
Facebook: www.facebookcom/gtucgradschool

Office Hours:
Monday-Friday: 8.00am-5.00pm
Saturdays: 9.00am-2.00pm

About the programme
It is a one (1) year collaborative master’s programme between GTUC and University of West Scotland, UK. The course is designed to examine current practices, issues and trends in the field of project management and provides students with specialist knowledge of the skills and techniques necessary for effective project management. It is structured around a number of core modules which offer in-depth study of the subject area. Whatever the industry and project, there is a need for project management skills and techniques that are necessary to ensure successful completion of a projects at the right quality. The development of this programme has been driven by the needs of industry and student demand to provide postgraduate education in project management that fully meets employer needs. The degree is accredited by Association for Project Management (APM). Students have the option to graduate at the University of West Scotland, UK, on completion.

Programme Modules
• Project Management Fundamentals
• Project Methodologies and Technologies
• Research Project

Plus one or two modules (depending on their credit weighting) from those listed below;
• Risk Management
• Change Management and Leadership
• Case Studies in Project Management
• Advances in Project Management (10 point module)
• Financial Resources (10 point module)
• Research Design and Methods (10 point module)
Why should l choose Msc Engineering Project management?
On successful completion of the programme students should be able to:
Deploy relevant skills and confidence to guide and manage projects to successful completion
• Equip graduates with key skills for employment in the field of, and associated fields of, project management
• Produce graduates with an enquiring, analytical and creative approach to managing projects
• Use independent judgment and critical awareness in managing projects
• Guide students in developing an independent approach to investigating and presenting findings on a research topic at postgraduate level
• Effectively manage major projects in the construction industry
• Manage new product development projects within manufacturing

Course duration
One (1) year full time. Weekend option is available.

Entry requirement
Degree-A Bachelor’s degree (at least Second Class Lower) in business, economics or related area. Applicants to MBA programmes must have at least two years work experience.
Diploma– Higher National Diploma (HND) or 2-year Diploma from an accredited university. Applicants must have at least four (4) years post graduation work experience.

Contact
Accra campus: +233 (0)302-917152, 0202698352/3
Kumasi campus: +233(0)3221-92373, 0202698214
Koforidua Learning Centre: 0202625760, 0202625761
Takoradi Learning Centre: 0202625794
Ho Learning Centre: 0312296099, 0505663496
Email: graduateadmissions@gtuc.edu.gh
Facebook: www.facebookcom/gtucgradschool

Office Hours:
Monday-Friday: 8.00am-5.00pm
Saturdays: 9.00am-2.00pm

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