MSc. Telecommunications Management

It is a two (2) year collaborative programme between Ghana Technology University College and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana.
The program is a high level modular course which provides intensive preparation for professional practice in management of telecommunications concerns. It provides opportunities for individuals with both technical and non-technical degrees who are seeking graduate education to help them advance into managerial and leadership roles in the dynamic telecommunications environment.

It gives students the needed skills in integrated global business management techniques to support high level decision making.
It equips students with the agility to develop and apply strategy in response to the external environment. Emphasis is given to quality processes that enhance value and reduce waste in the operations in the telecommunications industry.

Students are given solid financial analysis background to determine return on investments and to evaluate the sustainability of projects. Our graduates in telecommunications management are adept in influencing policy and applying their skills to plan, acquire, operate and evaluate telecommunications systems.

Degree -A Bachelor’s degree (at least Second Class Lower) in Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Technology or other qualifications required for Telecommunications Engineering

To apply for admission to our Masters programmes, applicant must possess:

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A first degree not below second class lower division from an accredited university. Applicants with third class or pass degrees are required to attend a one month mandatory refresher course and pass an interview to qualify for a programme.
A minimum of 2 years’ relevant working / professional experience is required for applicants to MBA programmes.
Be proficient in Microsoft word, Excel and Power Point
Checklist for application

Please provide the following information:

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A completed post graduate Admission form
Original or Certified True Copies of certificates, academic transcripts and any other academic record from an accredited and degree-granting university.
Research and professional experience.
Two (2) recent passport size photographs, one of which should be affixed to the form.
Three (3) letters of recommendation with at least one (1) from educational institution attended.

Application forms are available at GTUC Information Centre, Accra campus and regional campuses/ learning centers. Forms can be downloaded here. The application fee is GH150.00, payable by banker’s draft from any bank. Please note that applications submitted online will not be processed until the application fee is settled.

Completed application forms with appropriately certified copies of certificates and transcripts should be submitted to the Graduate Admissions Office, GTUC, Tesano campus or regional campuses/learning centers.

Admission dates

IntakeAdmission start dateClosing date
JanuarySeptemberNovember
MayJanuaryMarch
SeptemberMayJuly

GTUC has a one year rolling admission policy. Students have the privilege to buy and submit application forms any time within an academic year. The forms would be processed for the intake selected by applicants. There are however, strict admission deadlines.

Why should l choose Msc Engineering Project management?

On successful completion of the programme students should be able to:

  • Respond to and manage elements of change, entrepreneurship and innovation
  • Conceive, cost, plan, schedule and manage complex projects
  • Apply management techniques to the solution of business problems in the manufacture and supply of goods
  • Students will be able to work effectively in multidisciplinary engineering projects
  • Conduct financial forecasting, project appraisal and sensitivity, uncertainty and risk analysis
  • Student will have the ability to assess and establish a financially sound manufacturing project in relation to the company’s long term strategic development

Course duration

1 year (full time) or 2-3 years (part-time). Evening and weekend options are available.

 

Programme Modules
Communication Networks
Data Communications and Networks
Internet Technology and E- Commerce
Project Management
Strategic Management of Technology and innovation
Organizational Leadership and Decision Making
Economics and Financial Analysis
Introduction to Wireless Communication
Internet and Information Security
Research Methodology and Seminar Presentation
Managing People in Technology Based Organization
Telecommunication Policy, Legal and Regulatory issues
Master thesis
ProgrammeGhanaianInternational Students
MSc Engineering Project Management£ 5000£ 6000
Graduate admissions office-Telephone:Location:
Accra campus+233 (0)302-917152, 0202698352/3Tesano Accra
Kumasi campus:+233(0)3221-92373, 0202698214Apino Plaza, at Ahodwo roundabout, opposite Alliance Francaise.
Koforidua Learning Centre:0202625760, 02026257612nd Floor of the Vodafone Regional Office Building, at Charley Junction.
Takoradi Learning Centre:0202625794
Ho Learning Centre:0505663496Vodafone Regional Office Building,

Email: graduateadmissions@gtuc.edu.gh
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Office Hours:

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