21 Jun

The College of Health Sciences in Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology have introduced more degree and M.Phil. programs in line with the University’s policy to review programs periodically to ensure that they fit in the developmental agenda of the country. The new programs include M.Phil. in Computer Science, Information Technology, Polymer Science and Technology as well as Statistics. Others include BSc. Statistics, MSc. Biostatistics and an undergraduate program in Environmental Science for the Long Distance mode. These programs are set to begin during the 2011/2012 Academic year.

This was disclosed by the Vice Chancellor of KNUST, Prof. William Otoo- Ellis during the second day of the 45th Congregation on Tuesday, 21 June 2011. He also said the College will be running a training program for Senior High School Teachers and technicians in Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry Computer Science and Biology during the long vacation while Technicians in KNUST will also go through a capacity building program during the same period.

Meanwhile the Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology will soon run a BSc. degree program in Clinical Biochemistry and Molecular and Cell Biology. Also the Department has been given approval by the National Council for Tertiary Education to rum an M.Phil. program in Human Nutrition and Dietetics which is expected to start during the 2011/2012 Academic year while an M.Phil. in Forensic Science is currently under consideration.

Written by:

Nabil Ahmed Rufai/Focus FM- KNUST


Posted by on 21 June, 2011 in EDUCATION



  1. Pearl

    20 October, 2017 at 20:51

    I did home economics in university of education winneba can I offer dietetics

  2. Osei Richard

    5 July, 2017 at 10:50

    can I read MSC biostatistics with Bsc public health and allied sciences (Bsc health Informatics option).

  3. Francis Cudjoe

    7 August, 2015 at 14:22

    Can i read msc biostatistics with first degree in mathematics education?

  4. Gabriel B.Kassay

    27 April, 2015 at 15:28

    KNUS is really a pride to Africa, i have achelor of science in nursing and therefore want to do health services planing and management or reproductive health at knus my application documents are in already for Acelor MITTAL liberia. i hope all will work smoothly.

  5. Osei Birago Salomey

    22 April, 2015 at 18:02

    please sir or madam, I read Health Science Education (Health Science major). I am currently doing my national service with st Patrick’s Hospital (Nutrition Unit) .am I eligible to read MSc Nutrition and Dietetics in your institution?

  6. Osei Birago Salomey

    22 April, 2015 at 17:59

    please sir,
    I graduated from the university for development studies . read Health Science Education majoring in Health Science. am I applicable to apply for MSc Nutrition and Dietetics in your institution?.


    15 January, 2015 at 20:40

    I am BSc in Envtal Health and Sanitation Edu. from Winneba , Mampong .
    May i know if i can apply for Msc in public health / public health administration?

  8. Franklin Aguuri

    9 January, 2015 at 13:50

    please im an IT graduate with Bsc. Information Technology (second class lower division)
    I want to know if im qualified for mphil. information Technology

  9. Gabriel B.Kassay

    14 November, 2014 at 11:19

    Gabriel B. Kassay
    I am a BSc nurse from liberia with a GPA 3.1 am i eligeble to apply master in Health services management and planing or master in reproductive health? thanks

  10. Luu Isaac

    13 November, 2014 at 12:39

    Please sir, I want to be notified when the 2015/2016 forms are out for the undergraduate programs. Thank you

  11. Addai Kensah Alex

    29 September, 2014 at 19:37

    Please l am a BSc. (Agriculture) degree holder from the University of Cape Coast and having a CGPA of 3.53 (Second class upper). I would like to know if I am eligible to apply for the MSc or MPhil forensic programme and my chances of getting admission. Thank you.

  12. Kennedy Addo

    27 August, 2014 at 21:11

    Please I humbly want to find out whether we have partime or weekends option for Msc.Health Services Planning and Management. Also want to find out about Msc. Occupational Health and Safety Management. counting on your utmost cooperation. Thank u!.

  13. David Ransford Kassalowoe

    24 June, 2014 at 21:30

    I need updates and posts of information on masters programs in science and workshops/trainings for secondary school teachers.

  14. Yikpotey Maani_ana

    7 April, 2014 at 20:09

    I want detail of human biology

  15. Seidu Gazali

    27 February, 2014 at 21:19

    When will the programmes for health assistants and community health certificate will be introduce to university of kwame nkrumah

  16. Nana Yaw Yeboah Dekyi

    24 January, 2014 at 10:17

    Does KNUST offer any courses in occupational health and safety?

  17. Adigbli Alfred kofi

    15 December, 2013 at 17:31

    Please notify me through my email if health services planning and management in masters level or health services management is run on distance or sandwich basis. Thanks.

  18. Adigbli Alfred kofi

    15 December, 2013 at 17:19

    l would be grateful if authorities concerned can quickly run health services planning and management on masters level on part-time basis, distance or sandwich basis .Thanks

  19. Dzigbordi

    14 November, 2013 at 13:48

    hello Bernard. please do offer masters in Public Health Nutrition?

    • Gabriel B.Kasay

      13 July, 2014 at 11:29

      authority concern please offer masters in public heath i want to enroll 2015-2016

  20. Bernard Buachi

    22 October, 2013 at 17:47

    contact KNUST Admissions office 0322061831 for more information.

  21. Uztaz

    22 October, 2013 at 15:15

    i need details on mphil computer science

    • Bernard Buachi

      22 October, 2013 at 17:46

      Hello Uztaz, It has taken me a while to reply because I do not work with KNUST. I am only a journalist who goes round for stories. Here is the contact number of the school’s admissions office. I believe they are better able to address your questions. 0322061831

  22. Francis

    25 September, 2013 at 08:30

    Please do you offer M Phil computer Science at the Distance level, and if yes , the duration , fees involved and requirement for ABCE holders? Comment from accra

  23. Yayra

    19 August, 2013 at 12:20

    Is Bsc chemical eng in the distance programe?

  24. asante junior

    10 August, 2013 at 09:23

    please can I know about the fees for the mphil human nutrition and dietetics.

    • Bernard Buachi

      12 August, 2013 at 16:40

      contact KNUST Admissions office 0322061831 for more information.


    3 August, 2013 at 09:17


    • Bernard Buachi

      12 August, 2013 at 16:40

      contact KNUST Admissions office 0322061831 for more information.

  26. Kwasi Emmanuel

    10 June, 2013 at 11:21

    i need more insight into m phil human nutrition and dietitics thus fees, requirement etc

  27. kennedy

    13 February, 2013 at 00:39

    when are u running the masters in Occupational health and safety?

  28. Mariam Abduahi

    28 January, 2013 at 11:46

    Is the MPhil human nutrition a long distance programme? thanks

  29. Foster B. Nyamekye

    31 May, 2012 at 17:38

    This is a good initiative and very thoughtful on the part of the vice chancelor and the university as a whole. We hope most of the health science programs will soon be offered on distance basis to help those whose work demands a lots of their time. Thank you.


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