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Duration

  1. months: 2 semesters of taught courses; and 1 semester or 4 months of thesis/project

The three options are: Industrial Operations, Building Services Engineering and Energy Systems Engineering

 

Entry Requirements

(a) Candidates are admitted into the programme UNCONDITIONALLY if they satisfy the following requirements:

Possess a BSc or B-Tech degree in mechanical, chemical and process engineering from a        recognised university;

 

(b) Candidates are admitted into the programme CONDITIONALLY if they satisfy the following requirements:

1. Possess a Higher National Diploma (HND) in relevant engineering field from a recognised institution;

 2. Students who possess an HND must have at least five years of relevant post-graduation work experience.

3. Students admitted conditionally must successfully complete prescribed bridging courses before continuing to the graduate courses.

 

All applicants in the above should have at least four years of post-graduation work experience in an engineering related field

 

In addition, all applicants in a & b above should have an active membership or associate membership of the Ghana Institution of Engineers or other related and recognised professional institution.

 

Requirements for graduation

  1. Candidates must complete a minimum of 46 credits including 34 credits of taught courses and 12 credits of industrial project/thesis.
  2. Students should obtain a minimum pass mark of 50 % in all taught courses and a cumulative weighted average (CWA) of at least 55 %.
  3. Students should complete a research project (12 credits) leading to an externally/internally examinable project.  Students should successfully defend the projects at an oral examination in accordance with the requirements of the School of Graduate Studies.

 

 

 

 

Bridging Courses for Conditionally Admitted Students                                                         

S/N

Course code

Title

T

P

C

1

PPME 551

Engineering Economics and Management

3

1

3

2

PPME 553

Applied Engineering Statistics

3

1

3

3

PPME 555

Engineering Mathematics

3

1

3

4

PPME 557

Failure of Machine Components

3

1

3

5

PPME 552

Selection of Engineering materials

3

1

3

6

PPME 554

Thermal and Fluid Systems

3

1

3

7

PPME 556

Selection of Machine Elements

3

1

3

 

Year One Semester One (Compulsory Courses)

Management courses for professional masters’ programme

SN

Course Code

Title

T

P

C

1

PME     551

Quantitative Methods for Decision Making

3

1

3

2

PME     553

Accounting and Financial Management for Engineers

2

1

2

3

PME     555

Management and Organizational Behaviour

3

1

3

Total

 

 

8

 

Year One Semester One: Building Services Engineering (Elective)

SN

Course Code

Title

T

P

C

1

BSE     551

Building Services Design

3

1

3

2

BSE     553

Building Services Management and Control

3

1

3

3

BSE     555

Energy Efficiency in Buildings

3

1

3

Total

 

 

17

 

Year One Semester One: Energy Systems Engineering (Elective)

SN

Course Code

Title

T

P

C

1

ESE     551

Energy Conservation Analysis

3

1

3

2

ESE     553

Energy Conversion Technologies

3

1

3

3

ESE     555

Energy Market and Environmental Law

3

1

3

Total

 

 

17

 

Year One Semester One: Industrial Operations (Elective)

SN

Course Code

Title

T

P

C

1

IOE     551

Industrial Machinery and Automation

3

1

3

2

IOE     553

Design and Analysis of Industrial Experiments

3

1

3

3

IOE     555

Analysis of Manufacturing Processes

3

1

3

Total

 

 

17

 

Year One Semester Two (Compulsory Courses)

Management courses for professional masters’ programme

SN

Course Code

Title

T

P

C

1

PME     552     

Engineering Law and Ethics

2

1

2

2

PME     554

Project Management

3

2

4

3

IOE 564

Industrial Safety Management

3

1

3

Total

 

 

9

 

Year One Semester Two: Building Services Engineering (Elective)

SN

Course Code

Title

T

P

C

1

BSE     562

Building Heat Transfer and Air Conditioning

3

1

3

2

BSE     564

Management of Facilities and Engineering Contracts

3

1

3

3

BSE     566

Energy Efficient Ventilation in Buildings

3

1

3

Total

 

 

18

                                                                                                                                        

Year One Semester Two: Energy Systems Engineering (Elective)

SN

Course Code

Title

T

P

C

1

ESE     562

Sustainable & Alternative Energy Systems

3

1

3

2

ESE     564

Computer Applications for Energy Management

3

1

3

3

ESE     566

Energy Policy, Economics and Technology

3

1

3

Total

 

 

18

           

Year One Semester Two: Industrial Operations (Elective)

SN

Course Code

Title

T

P

C

1

IOE     562

Computer Integration of Design and Manufacturing 

3

1

3

2

IOE     566

Quality Assurance

3

1

3

3

IOE     568

Production Management

3

1

3

Total

 

 

18

 

Year One Semester Three: Project/Thesis

SN

Course Code

Title

T

P

C

1

PME 697

Supervised Industrial Project

0

24

12