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Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) is one of the best educational institutions in Ghana, with outstanding academic programs covering various professions. What are the current courses offered at knust?

Full list of courses offered at Knust

The following is the list of courses offered at KNUST.


  • BSc Agriculture
  • BSc Natural Resources Management
  • BSc Landscape Design and Management
  • BSc Agricultural Biotechnology
  • BSc Agribusiness Management
  • BSc Forest Resources Technology
  • BSc Aquaculture & Water Resources Management


  • BA Economics
  • BA Geography and Rural Development
  • BA Sociology
  • BA Social Work
  • BA Religious Studies
  • BA History
  • BA Political Studies
  • BA French
  • BA Akan
  • BA Culture and Tourism
  • BA English
  • BSc Business Administration ((Human Resource Management/Management)
  • BSc Business Administration (Marketing/International Business)
  • BSc Business Administration (Accounting/Banking and Finance)
  • BSc Business Administration (Logistics and Supply Chain Management/Business Information Technology)
  • BSc. Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • LLB (4 years for WASSCE/SSSCE/GBCE and Equivalent Holders)
  • LLB (4 years for Degree Holders and Fee Paying only)


  • BSc Agricultural Engineering
  • BSc Chemical Engineering
  • BSc Civil Engineering
  • BSc Geomatic Engineering (Geodetic Engineering)
  • BSc Materials Engineering
  • BSc Mechanical Engineering
  • BSc Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • BSc Computer Engineering
  • BSc Aerospace Engineering
  • BSc Petroleum Engineering
  • BSc Telecommunication Engineering
  • BSc Geological Engineering
  • BSc Biomedical Engineering
  • BSc Petrochemical Engineering
  • BSc Metallurgical Engineering
  • BSc. Automobile Engineering.
  • BSc. Industrial Engineering.
  • BSc. Marine Engineering


  • BSc Architecture
  • BSc Construction Technology & Management (Building Technology)
  • BSc Quantity Surveying & Construction Economics (Building Technology)
  • BSc Development Planning
  • BSc Human Settlement Planning
  • BSc Land Economy
  • BSc Real Estate
  • BFA Painting and Sculpture
  • BA Communication Design (Graphic Design)
  • BSc. Ceramic Design and Technology (BA. Industrial Art)
  • BSc. Metalsmithing and Jewellery Technology (BA. Industrial Art)
  • BSc Textile Design and Technology (Industrial Art)
  • BSc Fashion Design (Industrial Art)
  • BA Integrated Rural Art and Industry-Advertisements
  • BA Publishing Studies


  • BSc Biochemistry
  • BSc Food Science and Technology
  • BSc Biological Sciences
  • BSc Environmental Science
  • BSc Chemistry
  • BSc Computer Science
  • BSc Mathematics
  • BSc Statistics
  • BSc Physics
  • BSc Actuarial Science
  • Doctor of Optometry (OD), Six (6) years
  • BSc Meteorology and Climate Science


  • Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm D), Six (6) Years
  • BSc Herbal Medicine
  • BSc Human Biology (Medicine- to be followed by a 3-year Clinical Programme leading to MBChB Degree)
  • BSc Medical Laboratory Technology
  • BSc. Physiotherapy and Sports Science (BSc. Sports and Exercise Science)
  • BSc Nursing
  • BSc Midwifery
  • BSc BDS Dental Surgery (Three (3) years of BSc Human Biology to be followed by 3-year clinical studies leading to the award of BDS Degree) (Fee Paying only)
  • BSc. Physician Assistantship
  • DVM (Doctor of Veterinary Medicine)
  • BSc. Medical Imaging (BSc. Sonography)
  • BSc Disability & Rehabilitation Studies (opened to Candidates with General Science; General Arts; Business; Visual Arts and Vocational/ Home Economics background)
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The following are the Top – Up programmes run by KNUST



Postgraduate Courses Offered At KNUST And Its Requirement

KNUST MPhil Animal Breeding and Genetics

KNUST MPhil Reproductive Physiology

KNUST MPhil Animal Nutrition

KNUST MPhil Meat Science

KNUST MPhil Agronomy

KNUST MPhil Fruit Crops Production

KNUST MPhil Landscape Studies

KNUST MPhil Vegetable Crops Production

KNUST MPhil Floriculture

KNUST MSc Agribusiness Management

KNUST MPhil Agricultural Extension and Development Communication

KNUST MPhil Sustainable and Integrated Rural Development In Africa

KNUST MPhil Wildlife and Range Management

KNUST MSc Geo-Information Science for Natural Resources Management(GISNATUREM)

KNUST MPhil Architectural Studies Two Years

KNUST MSc Architecture – One Year Top-up

KNUST MSc/MPhil Construction Management

KNUST MSc/MPhil Procurement Management

KNUST MSc/MPhil Project Management

KNUST MSc/MPhil Development Studies

KNUST MSc/MPhil Development Planning and Management

KNUST MSc/MPhil Development Policy and Planning

KNUST MPhil Urban Management Studies

KNUST MSc Land Governance and Policy

KNUST MSc Facilities Management

KNUST MPhil Art Education

KNUST MA African Art and Culture – One Year

KNUST MPhil African Art and Culture – Two Years

KNUST MSc/MPhil Creative Art Therapy

KNUST Master of Fine Art

KNUST MFA Ceramics

KNUST MFA Jewellery and Metalsmithing

KNUST MFA Textiles Design

KNUST MPhil Textile and Fashion Design Technology

KNUST Masters in Communication Design (MCOMM), Part Time and Full time

KNUST MPhil Communication Design Full Time ONLY

KNUST MPhil Integrated Art (Full Time / Part Time)

KNUST MSc / MPhil Geotechnical Engineering

KNUST MSc / MPhil Road and Transportation Engineering

KNUST MSc / MPhil in Water Resources Engineering and Management

KNUST MSc / MPhil Water Supply and Environmental Sanitation

KNUST MSc / MPhil Structural Engineering

KNUST MPhil Chemical Engineering Degree.

KNUST MPhil Agro-Environmental Engineering

KNUST MPhil Bioengineering

KNUST MPhil Food and Post-Harvest Engineering

KNUST MPhil Soil and Water Engineering

KNUST MPhil Intellectual Property (MIP)

KNUST MSc Geophysical Engineering

KNUST MPhil Geological Engineering

KNUST MSc Clinical Pharmacy

MPhil Pharmacology

MPhil Clinical Pharmacology Degree.

MPhil Nursing

MSc Clinical Nursing

MPhil Haematology

MPhil Chemical Pathology

MPhil Molecular Medicine

MPhil Immunology

MPhil Post Harvest Technology

MPhil Seed Science and Technology

MSc Agricultural Extension and Development Communication

MPhil Agricultural Economics

MPhil Human Anatomy and Cell Biology Programme

MPhil Human Anatomy and Forensic Science Programme

MPhil Human Anatomy and Cell Biology Programme (Morphological Diagnostics Option)

MPhil Mortuary Science and Management

MPhil Physiology

MPhil Reproductive Physiology

MPhil Human Physiology

MSc Disability, Rehabilitation and Development

MSc Health Education and Promotion (One year duration)

MPH Health Education and Promotion (One year duration) A t KNUST

MSc Population and Reproductive Health (One year duration)

MPH Population and Reproductive Health (One year duration)

MPH Health Services Planning and Management (One year duration)

MPhil Health Systems Research and Management (Two years duration)

MPhil Field Epidemiology and Applied Biostatistics (Two years duration)

Master of Laws (LLM)

MSc Economics A One (1)Year Programme

MPhil Economics

MPhil French (Literature and Society)

MPhil French (Applied Linguistics)

MPhil French (Translation and Interpreting)

MPhil Teaching of French as a Foreign Language

MPhil French for Specific Purposes

MPhil in English

MSc Geography and Sustainable Development

MPhil Geography and Rural Development

MA Religious Studies (One Year)

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MPhil Religious Studies

MA/MPhil in Sociology

Master of Public Administration in Political Science

Master of Philosophy in Historical Studies

Master of Philosophy in Political Science

MA Asante History

MPhil Chemical Engineering

Master of Business Administration (MBA) Regular/Evening/Weekend

Master of Science (MSc)

MSc in Corporate Governance and Strategic Leadership Programme

MSc in Aviation Management

Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Business and Management

MPhil Chieftaincy and Traditional Leadership Studies

MA Chieftaincy and Traditional Leadership Studies

Postgraduate Diploma in Chieftaincy and Traditional Leadership Studies

Postgraduate Certificate in Chieftaincy and Traditional Leadership Studies

Certificate of Participation in Chieftaincy and Traditional Leadership Studies

MSc Human Nutrition

MPhil Human Nutrition and Dietetics

MPhil Biochemistry

MSc Biotechnology

MPhil Biotechnology

MSc/MPhil Biodata Analytics and Computational Genomics

MSc/MPhil Forensic Science

MSc Food Science and Technology

MPhil Food Science and Technology

MPhil Environmental Science

MPhil Chemistry

MPhil Polymer Science and Technology

MPhil Geophysics

MPhil Nano Science and Technology

MSc Petroleum Geophysics

MPhil Pure Mathematics

MPhil Applied Mathematics

MSc Cyber-Security and Digital Forensics

MSc Computer Science

MPhil Computer Science

MSc Information Technology

MPhil Information Technology

MSc Health Informatics

MPhil Vision Science

MPhil Pharmaceutical Chemistry

MSc Pharmaceutical Technology

MPhil Pharmaceutics

MPhil Pharmaceutical Microbiology

MSc/MPhil Mechanical Engineering Programme

MPhil Computer Engineering

MPhil Power Systems Engineering

MSc/MPhil Geomatic Engineering

MPhil Geographic Information System (GIS)

MPhil Fisheries Management

MPhil Watershed Management

MPhil Natural Resources and Environmental Governance Admission Requirements

MPhil Silviculture and Forest Management Admission Requirement

MSc Packaging Technology and Management

MPhil Agroforestry Admission Requirements

MPhil Wood Science

MPhil Wood Technology

MPhil Crop Protection (Plant Pathology)

MPhil Crop Protection (Plant Virology)

MPhil Crop Protection (Entomology)

MPhil Crop Protection (Nematology)

MPhil Soil Science

MPhil Plant Breeding

PHD Courses Offered At KNUST

PhD Architecture – Four Years

PhD Building Technology

PhD Construction Management

PhD Development Studies (Full Time – 4 Years)

PhD Development Studies (Part Time – 5 Years)

PhD Planning (Full Time – 4 Years)

PhD Planning (Part Time – 5 Years)

PhD Art Education

PhD African Art and Culture

PhD Land Management

PhD Agricultural Extension and Development Communication

PhD Wildlife and Range Management

PhD Silviculture and Forest Management Admission Requirements

PhD Agroforestry Admission Requirements

PhD Wood Science

PhD Wood Technology

PhD Watershed Management

PhD Aquaculture and Environment

PhD Fisheries Management

PhD Fisheries Management

PhD Agronomy

PhD Crop Physiology

PhD Forage Production and Management

PhD Plant Pathology

PhD Plant Entomology

PhD Nematology

PhD Plant Virology

PhD Soil Science

PhD Plant Breeding

PhD Agricultural Economics

PhD Post Harvest Technology

PhD Seed Science and Technology

PhD Fruit Crops Production

PhD Landscape Studies

PhD Vegetable Crops Production

PhD Horticulture

PhD Fine Art

MPhil/PhD Clinical Microbiology

PhD in Water Resources Engineering and Management

PhD in Water Supply and Treatment Technologies

PhD in Environmental Sanitation and Waste Management

PhD in Structural Engineering

PhD in Geotechnical Engineering .

PhD in Highway and Transportation Engineering

PhD in Climate Change and Land Use

PhD Geomatic Engineering

PhD Electrical Engineering

PhD Computer Engineering

PhD Chemical Engineering

PhD Agricultural Machinery Engineering

PhD Agro-Environmental Engineering

PhD Bioengineering

PhD Food and Post-Harvest Engineering

PhD Soil and Water Engineering

PhD Mechanical Engineering Programme

PhD Geological Engineering

PhD Pharmaceutics

PhD Pharmaceutical Microbiology

PhD Pharmaceutics

PhD Pharmaceutical Microbiology

PhD Pharmacognosy

PhD Pharmaceutical Chemistry

PhD Clinical Pharmacy

PhD Social Pharmacy

PhD Pharmacology

PhD Clinical Pharmacology

PhD Chemical Pathology

PhD Molecular Medicine

PhD Immunology

PhD Human Anatomy and Cell Biology Programme

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PhD Human Anatomy and Forensic Science Programme

PhD Economics

PhD Religious Studies

PhD Public Health

PhD Geography and Rural Development

PhD French (Literature and Society)

PhD French (Applied Linguistics)

PhD French (Translation and Interpreting)

PhD Teaching of French as a Foreign Language

PhD French for Specific Purposes

PhD Sociology

Phd Religious Studies

Doctor of Philosophy in Historical Studies (PhD)

PhD Pure Mathematics

PhD Biotechnology

PhD Biochemistry

PhD Biodata Analytics and Computational Genomics

PhD Applied Mathematics

PhD Actuarial Science

PhD Mathematical Statistics

PhD Computer Science

PhD Chemistry

MPhil / PhD Fish and Fisheries Science

PhD Information Technology

PhD Food Science and Technology

PhD Vision Science

PhD Animal Breeding and Genetics

PhD Reproductive Physiology

PhD Animal Nutrition

PhD Meat Science

PhD Geophysics

MPhil/PhD Materials Science

MPhil/PhD in Solid State Physics

MPhil/PhD Meteorology and Climate Science

MPhil/PhD Environmental Physics

Courses Offered At KNUST IDL

Health Assistants Clinical Access Course At KNUST IDL

KNUST IDL Post-Basic Midwifery Access Course

KNUST IDL Community Health Nurses

KNUST IDL Undergraduate Top-Up Engineering Programmes

Commonwealth Executive Master of Business Administration (CEMBA) At KNUST (IDL)

MBA International Business At KNUST IDL

MPhil Post-Harvest Technology At KNUST IDL

MPhil/MSc Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation At KNUST IDL

MPhil/MSc. Industrial Finance and Investment At KNUST IDL

MPhil/ MSc. Logistics and Supply Chain Management At KNUST IDL

MSc Procurement and Supply Chain Management At KNUST IDL

MPhil/MSc Business Consulting and Enterprise Risk Management At KNUST IDL

MPhil/MSc. Educational Innovations and Leadership Science At KNUST IDL

Master Of Education At KNUST IDL

MSc. Geography and Sustainable Development At KNUST IDL

MSc. Accounting and Finance At KNUST IDL

MSc. Health Informatics At KNUST IDL

MSc. Information Technology At KNUST IDL

MSc. Project Management At KNUST IDL

MSc. Actuarial Science At KNUST IDL

MSc. Applied Statistics At KNUST IDL

MSc. Human Nutrition and Dietetics At KNUST IDL

MSc. Food Quality Management At KNUST IDL

MSc. Development Management At KNUST IDL

MSc. Environmental Science At KNUST IDL

Master of Public Administration At KNUST IDL

MSc Security and Justice Administration At KNUST IDL

MSc Energy and Sustainable Management At KNUST IDL

MSc Hospitality and Tourism Management At KNUST IDL

MSc Strategic Management and Leadership At KNUST IDL

MSc Corporate Governance and Strategic Leadership A t KNUST IDL

MSc Insurance and Business Continuity At KNUST IDL

MSc in Agribusiness Management At KNUST IDL

MSc Mechanical Engineering At KNUST IDL

MSc. Development Finance At KNUST IDL

MSc. Development Finance At KNUST IDL

MSc. Biotechnology At KNUST IDL

MSc Cyber Security and Digital Forensics At KNUST IDL

MSc. Management and Human Resource Strategy At KNUST IDL

MSc Environmental Resource Management At KNUST IDL

MSc Marketing At KNUST IDL

MSc. Economics At KNUST IDL

MPhil/MSc. Forensic Science At KNUST IDL

Professional Master of Engineering With Management (MEng) At KNUST IDL

Professional Engineering Programmes At KNUST IDL


1.       BA Akan Language and Culture24
2.       B.Ed. Junior High School Specialism24
3.       BA. Communication Design (Graphic Design)14
4.       BA. Communication Studies12
5.       BA. Culture and Tourism16
6.       BA. Economics13
7.       BA. English20
8.       BA. French and Francophone Studies15
9.       BA. Geography and Rural Development14
10.   BA. History18
11.   BA. Linguistics22
12.   BSc. Fashion Design16
13.   BSc. Ceramics Design Technology24
14.   BSc. Metalsmithing and Jewellery Technology24
15.   BSc. Textile Design and Technology18
16.     BA. Integrated Rural Art and Industry19
17.   BFA. Painting and Sculpture20
18.   BA. Political Studies11
19.   BA. Publishing Studies16
20.   BA. Religious Studies24
21.   BA. Sociology14
22.   BA. Social Work15
23.   Bsc. Actuarial Science11
24.   Bsc. Aerospace Engineering09
25.   Bsc. Agribusiness Management18
26.   Bsc. Agricultural Biotechnology19
27.   Bsc. Agricultural Engineering16
28.   Bsc. Agriculture24
29.   Bsc. Aquaculture and Water Resources Management24
30.   Bsc. Architecture09
31.   BSc. Automobile Engineering14
32.   Bsc. BDS (Dental Surgery) (Fee-Paying Only)08
33.   Bsc. Biochemistry10
34.   Bsc. Biological Science12
35.   Bsc. Biomedical Engineering07
36.   BSc Business Administration ((Human Resource Management/Management)10
37.   Bsc. Business Administration (Marketing/International Business)12
38.   Bsc. Business Administration (Accounting/Banking and Finance)09
39.   Bsc. Business Administration (Logistics and Supply Chain Mgt/Bus. Info. Tech.)12
40.   Bsc. Hospitality and Tourism Management13
41.   Bsc. Chemical Engineering10
42.   Bsc. Chemistry18
43.   Bsc. Civil Engineering10
44.   Bsc. Computer Engineering09
45.   Bsc. Computer Science11
46.   Bsc. Construction Technology and Management14
47.   Bsc. Development Planning12
48.   Bsc. Disability and Rehabilitation Studies17
49.   Bsc. Electrical/Electronic Engineering07
50.   Bsc. Environmental Sciences17
51.   Bsc. Food Science and Technology14
52.   Bsc. Forest Resources Technology24
53.   Bsc. Geological Engineering13
54.   Bsc. Geomatic (Geodetic) Engineering14
55.   Bsc. Herbal Medicine16
56.   Bsc. Human Biology (Medicine)06
57.   Bsc. Human Settlement Planning16
58.   BSc. Industrial Engineering15
59.   Bsc. Land Economy09
60.   Bsc. Landscape Design and Management22
61.   BSc. Marine Engineering12
62.   Bsc. Materials Engineering14
63.   Bsc. Mathematics18
64.   Bsc. Mechanical Engineering10
65.   Bsc. Medical Laboratory Technology08
66.   Bsc. Metallurgical Engineering16
67.   Bsc. Meteorology and Climate Science21
68.   Bsc. Midwifery10
69.   Bsc. Natural Resources Management20
70.   Bsc. Nursing09
71.   Bsc. Petrochemical Engineering  09
72.   Bsc. Petroleum Engineering  07
73.   Bsc. Physics21
74.   BSc. Physician Assistantship07
75.   Bsc. Quantity Surveying and Construction Economics14
76.   Bsc. Real Estate13
77.   BSc. Medical Imaging10
78.   BSc. Physiotherapy and Sports Science14
79.   Bsc. Statistics16
80.   Bsc. Telecommunication Engineering11
81.   Doctor of Optometry06
82.   (DVM) Doctor of Veterinary Medicine15
83.   LLB06
84.   Pharm D (Doctor of Pharmacy)  06

 We hope you make the most out of this  KNUST cut off points list to complete your application to KNUST. The KNUST has about 84 undergraduate programs which are available to all eligible applicants.


The KNUST WASSCE grading system is detailed below:



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