KNUST Admissions, How to apply, Entry Requirements, Courses, Cut off points, Contacts and Fees

KNUST Admissions, How to apply, Entry requirements, Courses, Cut off points, Contacts and Fees

KNUST Admissions, How to apply, Entry Requirements, Courses, Cut off points, Contacts and Fees. Get the details of all the information you need in order to apply to the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology “KNUST” for the 2018/2019 academic year.

KNUST 2019/2020 Admissions

KNUST 2019/2020 Undergraduate Admission Forms; It is announced for the information of prospective Applicants (as specified above) and the general public that application e-vouchers to Degree/Top-Up Programmes of Study at the University for the 2019/2020 Academic Year are now on sale.

Below are some essential information needed for application. We hope you enjoy them.

Important Information for KNUST Undergraduate Applicants

(WASSCE/SSSCE/ADVANCED LEVEL/MATURE/ABCE/GBCE AND IB CANDIDATES)

KNUST 2019/2020 Undergraduate Admission Forms; It is announced for the information of prospective Applicants (as specified above) and the general public that application e-vouchers to Degree/Top-Up Programmes of Study at the University for the 2019/2020 Academic Year are now on sale..

APPLICANTS WHO HAVE EXAMINATION RESULTS AS AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION AND APPLICANTS WHO WILL BE WRITING WASSCE IN MAY/JUNE, 2019 ARE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY.

The Sale of E-Voucher for the online Application will be open to the following Applicants:

1. WASSCE/SSSCE Holders who have credits (A1-C6/A-D) in the following Three (3) Core Subjects: English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credits (A1-C6/ A-D) in Three Elective Subjects with an Aggregate Score of 24 or better in the relevant Area of Study.

OR

GENERAL BUSINESS CERTIFICATE (GBCE) Holders who possess passes in Three compulsory Subjects including English Language and passes in any Three Elective Subjects including Business Mathematics.
2. ADVANCED LEVEL Holders with credits in at least Five (5) subjects at the GCE ‘O’ Level (or its equivalent) including English Language and Mathematics plus at least two passes in the relevant subjects at the Advanced Level.

OR

ADVANCED BUSINESS CERTIFICATE EXAMINATION (ABCE) Holders with passes in Three compulsory Subjects plus Three optional subjects relevant to the Programme of study, OR Applicants with Stage I of ACCA, ICA, Associate of Chartered Institute of Bankers (ACIB), Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) with credits at WASSCE/SSSCE in Three (3) Core Subjects and credits in Three (3) Elective Subjects or Six (6) credits at GBCE or ABCE or GCE O’ Level including English Language and Mathematics.

3. MATURE STUDENTS who have attained the age of 25 years or above at the time of Application and have credits in Five (5) GCE ‘O Level subjects including English Language and Mathematics, in addition to passing an Entrance Examination and /or Interview.

OR

A. WASSCE/SSSCE Holders who have credits (A1-C6/ A-D) in the    following Three (3) Core Subjects: English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credits (A1-C6/A-D) in Three Elective Subjects with an Aggregate Score of 24 or better in the relevant Area of Study.

OR

B. HND Holders with Three (3) years relevant working experience in addition to the Minimum Entry Requirements at WASSCE/SSSCE or Five (5) GCE O’ Level Credits including English Language and Mathematics.

4. FOREIGN APPLICANTS (online application only) and all others who have any of the above qualifications or their equivalent from an accredited/recognised institution.

FOREIGN APPLICANTS

Processing Fee:
•    Foreign Applicants Processing Fee for Online Application ONLY.
•    Please follow the instructions on our website

Payments may be effected through any of the following Accounts:

i) Bank: Ghana Commercial Bank Ltd
SwiftCode: GHCBGHAC
Account No: 6031620000208
Account Name: KNUST Forex

ii) Bank: Ecobank Ghana Limited
SwiftCode: ECOCGHAC
Account No: 0211014402813701
Account Name: KNUST Rapid Transfer Collection Account (US Dollar)

Application Forms submitted by HAND/Delivery shall not be PROCESSED.
Contact: +233 (0) 3220 61831/ 60444 / +233 (0) 500 482 807 / +233 (0) 240 130 946

“KNUST” 2019/2020 Admission Requirements

  • WASSCE/SSSCE Holders who have credits (A1-C6/A-D Respectively) in the following Three (3) Core Subjects: English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credits (A1-C6/ A-D) in Three Elective Subjects with an Aggregate Score of 24 or better in the relevant Area of Study.

OR

GENERAL BUSINESS CERTIFICATE (GBCE) Holders who possess passes in Three compulsory Subjects including English Language and passes in any Three Elective Subjects including Business Mathematics.

  • ADVANCED LEVEL Holders with credits in at least Five (5) subjects at the GCE ‘O’ Level (or its equivalent) including English Language and Mathematics, plus at least two passes in the relevant subjects at the Advanced Level obtained in Five (5) years and above.

OR

ADVANCED BUSINESS CERTIFICATE EXAMINATION (ABCE) Holders with passes in Three compulsory Subjects plus Three optional subjects relevant to the Programme of study, OR Applicants with Stage I of ACCA, ICA, Associate of Chartered Institute of Bankers (ACIB), Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) with credits at WASSCE/SSSCE in Three (3) Core Subjects and credits in Three (3) Elective Subjects or Six (6) credits at GBCE or ABCE or GCE O’ Level including English Language and Mathematics.

  • MATURE STUDENTS who have attained the age of 25 years or above at the time of Application and have credits in Five (5) GCE ‘O Level subjects including English Language and Mathematics, in addition to passing an Entrance Examination and /or Interview.

OR

WASSCE/SSSCE Holders who have credits (A1-C6/ A-D, Respectively) in the    following Three (3) Core Subjects: English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credits (A1-C6/A-D) in Three Elective Subjects with an Aggregate Score of 24 or better in the relevant Area of Study.

OR

HND Holders with Three (3) years relevant working experience in addition to the Minimum Entry Requirements at WASSCE/SSSCE or Five (5) GCE O’ Level Credits including English Language and Mathematics.

  • FOREIGN APPLICANTS (online application onlyand all others who have any of the above qualifications or their equivalent from an accredited/recognised institution.

KNUST 2019/2020 Courses and Programmes

Visit the departments’ pages for details of KNUST 2019/2020 courses and programmes.

KNUST College of Agriculture and Natural Resources Courses

BSc Agriculture
BSc Natural Resources Management
BSc Post Harvest Technology
BSc Dairy and Meat Science and Technology
BSc Landscape Design and Management
BSc Agricultural Biotechnology
BSc Agribusiness Management
BSc Forest Resources Technology
BSc Aquaculture & Water Resources Management

KNUST College of Humanities and Social Sciences Courses

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
LLB (4 years for WASSE/SSSCE/GBCE and Equivalent Holders)
LLB Part-Time, (4years for Degree Holders only)
BA Economics (Parallel)
BSc. Business Administration (Parallel)
BA Geography and Rural Development (Parallel)
BA Sociology (Parallel)
BA Social Work (Parallel)
BA History (Parallel)
BA Political Studies (Parallel)
BA French (Parallel)
BA Culture and Tourism (Parallel)
BA English (Parallel)
BA Religious Studies (Parallel)

KNUST College of Engineering Courses

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

KNUST College of Art and Built Environment Courses

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)
BA Industrial Art (Ceramics, Metal Work, Textiles, and Fashion Design)
BA Integrated Rural Art and Industry
BA Publishing Studies (Book Industry)
BA Integrated Rural Art and Industry (Parallel)
BA Publishing Studies (Parallel)
BA Communication Design (Parallel)
BFA Painting and Sculpture (Parallel)

KNUST College of Science Courses

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
BSc Computer Science (Parallel)

KNUST College of Health Sciences Courses

Pharm D (Doctor of Pharmacy) Six (6) Years
BSc Herbal Medicine
BSc Human Biology (Medicine); to be followed by a 3-year Clinical Programme leading to MB ChB Degree)

BSc Medical Laboratory Technology
BSc Sports and Exercise Science
BSc Nursing
BSc Midwifery
BSc Midwifery (Sandwich Programmes) *
BSc Emergency Nursing (Fee-Paying only)*
BSc BDS Dental Surgery (Three (3) years of BSc Human Biology to be followed by a-year Clinical studies leading to the award of BDS Degree) (Fee Paying only)
DVM (Doctor of Veterinary Medicine) (6 years)
BSc Sonography (Fee-Paying only)
BSc Disability & Rehabilitation Studies (opened to Candidates with General Science; General Arts; Business; Visual Arts and Vocational/ Home Economics background)

KNUST 2019/2020 Cut off Points

Undergraduate Cut-Off Aggregates for 2019/20 Admissions

Please take note that KNUST 2019/2020 Cut off points are to serve only as a guide to applicants. This will cut you in knowing whether you are within the admission range or not. Getting admissions into the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and technology, however, goes beyond hitting the the cut off point.

NO PROGRAMME AGGREGATE
1 BA. Akan 24
2 BA. Communication Design (Graphic Design) 20
3 BA. Culture and Tourism 19
4 BA. Economics 14
5 BA. English 20
6 BA. French 15
7 BA. Geography and Rural Development 15
8 BA. History 23
9 BA. Industrial Art 23
10 BA. Integrated Rural Art and Industry 24
11 BA. Painting and Sculpture 24
12 BA. Political Studies 13
13 BA. Publishing Studies 16
14 BA. Religious Studies 24
15  BA.  Sociology 15
16 BA. Social Work 16
17 BSc. Actuarial Science 10
18 BSc. Aerospace Engineering 7
19 BSc. Agribusiness Management 16
20 BSc. Agricultural Biotechnology 24
21 BSc. Agricultural Engineering 24
22 BSc. Agriculture 24
23 BSc. Aquaculture and Water Resources Management 24
24 BSc. Architecture 9
25 BSc. BDS (Dental Surgery) (Fee-Paying Only)  8
26 BSc. Biochemistry 8

27 BSc. Biological Science 13
28 BSc. Biomedical Engineering 7
29 BSc. Business Administration 8
30 DVM (Veterinary Medicine) 12
31 BSc. Chemical Engineering 11
32 BSc. Chemistry 20
33 BSc. Civil Engineering 9
34 BSc. Computer Engineering 9
35 BSc. Computer Science 11
36 BSc. Construction Technology and Management 15
37 BSc. Dairy and Meat Science and Technology 24
38 BSc. Development Planning 13
39  BSc. Disability and Rehabilitation Studies 19
40 BSc. Electrical/Electronic Engineering 7
41 BSc. Environmental Sciences 20
42 BSc. Food Science and Technology 13
43 BSc. Forest Resources Technology 24
44 BSc. Geological Engineering 15
45 BSc. Geomatic Engineering 19
46 BSc. Herbal Medicine 15
47 BSc. Human Biology (Medicine) 6
48 BSc. Human Settlement Planning 18
49 BSc. Land Economy 10
50 BSc. Landscape Design and Management 24
51 BSc. Materials Engineering 16
52 BSc. Mathematics 24
53 BSc. Mechanical Engineering 10
54 BSc. Medical Laboratory Technology 7
55 BSc. Metallurgical Engineering 20
56 BSc. Meteorology and Climate Science 24
57 BSc. Midwifery 9
58 BSc. Natural Resources Management 24
59 BSc. Nursing 7
60 BSc. Petrochemical Engineering 9
61 BSc. Petroleum Engineering 6
62 BSc. Physics 24
63 BSc. Post Harvest Technology 24
64 BSc. Quantity Surveying and Construction Economics 15
65 BSc. Real Estate 17
66 BSc. Sonography 20
67 BSc. Sports and Exercise Science 24
68 BSc. Statistics 24
69 BSc. Telecommunication Engineering 10
70 Doctor of Optometry 6
71 LLB 7
72 Pharm D (Doctor of Pharmacy) 6

Contacts:

Admissions webpage, here
Tel:   03220-6183; 03220-60444
Email: admissions@knust.edu.gh
Fax:  03220-60444

KNUST CONTACT INFORMATION

General Information on the University:

The Registrar
Tel:   +233 -3220- 60331
Fax:  +233-3220- 60137
E-Mail: registrar@knust.edu.gh

Academic Matters including Admissions, Examinations and Student Affairs:

The Deputy Registrar (Academic & Student Affairs)
Tel:   +233 -3220- 60444
+233-3220- 61831
Fax:  +233 -3220- 60137
E-Mail: admissions@knust.edu.gh

General Administration and Municipal Services:

The Deputy Registrar (General Administration)
Tel:   +233-3220- 60438
Fax:  +233-3220- 60137

Human Resource Development
Staff Training/Continuous Professional Development Programmes, Liaison/Industrial Attachments, and Scholarships:

The Deputy Registrar (Human Resource Development)
Tel:   +233 -3220- 60352
Fax:  +233-3220- 60137
E-Mail: hrd@knust.edu.gh

General Personnel and Staff Welfare, including Appointments and Promotions:

The Deputy Registrar (Personnel & Welfare)
Tel:   +233 -3220- 60333
Fax:  +233-3220- 60137

Matters concerning University Properties including Land Lease, etc:

The Estate Officer
Tel:   +233-3220- 60316
Fax:  +233-3220- 60137

Alumni Affairs

The University Alumni Officer, University Alumni Centre
Tel:   +233-3220- 60021
Fax:  +233 -3220- 60137

University Relations including External Linkages and Visits to the University:

The University Relations Officer, University Relations Office
Tel:   +233-3220- 60021
Fax:  +233 -3220- 60137
E-Mail: uro@knust.edu.gh

All Correspondence to the University must be addressed to:

The Registrar
Kwame Nkrumah University Of Science & Technology
Private Mail Bag
University Post Office
KNUST – Kumasi
Ghana.

KNUST Fees

The exact KNUST fees for the 2019/2020 academic year will be out at the beginning of the academic year. Freshmen are however estimatedly going to pay between Ghc 1200 and Ghc 2000.

Take note of the following important information on the payment of fees

1. Students are required to pay the Total academic and Residential fees only into KNUST MAIN FEES COLLECTION ACCOUNT at any of the following Banks: GCB BANK/ECOBANK/HFC BANK/UBA BANK/CAL BANK/UNI BANK/BARCLAYS BANK/GT BANK AND GHANA POST.

2. The details of other charges, special charges and residential charges are only for your information.

3. Residential Fees and Academic Fees should be paid separately into the same accounts Using different pay-in-slips for each fee item (i.e. Residential Fees, Academic Fees)

4. All freshmen are to have their Chest X-ray, and examination at KNUST Hospital

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