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Tuition Fees:$2,292 /year
Applications Begin:January 2021
Final Award:Master of Philosophy in Information and Communication Technology
Start Date:September 2021
Academic Unit:School of Technology
Campus:Greenhill
Application Deadline: June 2021
Programme Overview

The MPhil ICT programme is informed by original research, and knowledge and skills acquisition around the development of ICT artefacts. It takes a philosophical and scientific approach to the study of ICT design; and is therefore guided principally by the development and application of technology and knowledge.
The programme combines knowledge and technology themes that will equip students with knowledge on the development and application of ICTs. Thus, students will be well-prepared to pursue Doctor of Philosophy degrees, and also to take a scientific approach to new ICT development and management in the industrial world.

Curriculum

Courses Offered
First Year:
– Computer Systems
– Decision Support Systems
– Organisational Study of IS
– Research Methods
– Software Engineering
– Advanced Data Communication & Computer Networks

Second Year:
– Professional Issues in ICT
– Research Seminar
– Information and Network Security
– MPhil Thesis
– Wireless Network Architecture & Design

Admission Requirements

Applicants must hold undergraduate degrees:
– Applicants must have a minimum of 2nd Class Lower degree in ICT, Computer Science or ICT related discipline from an accredited university.
– A formal interview may be used to determine the ability of all applicants to take and pass courses of the programme.

Application Process
Application Fees for Ghanaian Students: $35
Application Fees for International Students: $150

How to Apply:
Application forms may be purchased from the Cashier’s Office at the Greenhill campus of GIMPA, or downloaded.
The following documents should be included:
– Certified Copies of certificates and any other relevant academic records(Original Transcript).
– Original Transcripts not Result Slip. Must be in a sealed envelope with the signature and stamp of Registrar across envelope
– Three (3) recent Passport sized Photographs, one of which should be affixed to the form. The other 2 should be endorsed by a Senior Public Officer above the rank of Assistant Director, Lawyer or a Medical Doctor.
– Two self-addressed envelopes with a local express stamp

**Ghanaian Students pay an Application fee of GHS.200, while International Students pay GHS.865
Career Opportunities

Some career opportunities for this programme include:
– Analyst Programmer
– AV Technician
– Business Analyst
– Chief Information Officer
– Database and Systems Administrator and ICT Security
– IT Manager
– IT Sales Assistant
– IT Sales Professional

Tuition Fees Details
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Tuition Fees for Ghanaian Students: $2,292
Tuition Fees for International Students: $6,012

Tuition Fees per year for Ghanaian students = GHs.13,200
Tuition Fees per year for International students  = GHs.34,627

Payment Plan-Percentage of Annual Fee:
Fresh Students = First Semester : 60%, Second Semester: 40%
Continuing Students = First Semester : 50%, Second Semester: 50%

Lecturers

Below are lecturers in the School of Technology:
Joseph K. Adjei, PhD
Senior Lecturer / Dean, School of Technology

Gamel O. Wiredu, PhD
Associate Professor / Head of Department / Head of Quality Assurance

Eric Kuada
Lecturer /HOD, Department of Computer Science

Dr. Emmanuel S. Adabor
Senior Lecturer

Felicia Nana Ama Engmann
Lecturer

Kwasi Boakye-Boateng
Lecturer

Samuel Tweneboah-Koduah
Lecturer

Joseph Budu
Lecturer

Nana M. A. Assyne
Lecturer

Julius Azasoo
Lecturer

Daniel N. Treku
Lecturer

Kofi Arhin
Lecturer

Emmanuel Antwi Boasiako
Lecturer

DR. OTENG GYASI KWAME
Lecturer

MR. EMMANUEL AYITEY DJABA
Assistant Lecturer

Silas Gah
Assistant Lecturer

Solomon Odei-Appiah
Assistant Lecturer

Raphael Amponsah
Assistant Lecturer

Justice Nueteh Terkper
Assistant Lecturer

Relevant Contact

 
Dr Joseph K. Adjei
Dean School of Technology
 
Admissions Office
Admission Enquiries
 
School Office
General Enquiries