KNUST Institute of Distance Learning Top-Up Courses

KNUST Institute of Distance Learning Top-Up Courses

  • BSc. Business Administration
    1. Marketing
    2. Human Resource Management
    3. Accounting
    4. Finance
    5. Logistics and Supply Chain Management
    6. Management

BSc. Geomatic Engineering
BSc. Agricultural Engineering
BSc. Mechanical Engineering
BSc. Computer Science
BSc. Statistics
BSc. Computer Engineering
BSc. Quantity Surveying & Construction Economics
BSc. Construction Technology & Management
BSc. Actuarial Science
BSc. Information Technology
BSc. Petroleum Engineering (online only)
BSc. Chemical Engineering (online only)
BSc. Physics
B.A. Social Work
B.A. Sociology
BSc Telecommunication Engineering

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About The KNUST (Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology)

KNUST (Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology) STRATEGIC MANDATE, VISION, MISSION & CORE VALUES
Our Strategic Mandate
The Act establishing the University defines its mandate, which essentially is to provide higher education, undertake research, disseminate knowledge and foster relationships with the outside persons and bodies. The strategic mandate of the University is derived from Science and Technology in its name.
Our Vision
To be globally recognised as the Premier Centre of excellence in Africa for teaching in Science and Technology for development; producing high calibre graduates with knowledge and expertise to support the industrial and socio-economic development of Ghana and Africa.
In summary, the vision can be stated as “Advancing knowledge in Science and Technology for sustainable development in Africa”Read More

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Academic Programmes

Undergraduate Courses

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
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 a 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)


Postgraduate Courses

Admission of Candidates to Research or Higher Degree Programmes for 2020 / 2021 Academic Year

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission to research and higher degree programmes (MSc/MFA/MA/MCOMM/MBA/EMBA/MPA/MPH/ LLM/MPHARM/ MPHIL/PhD)


  • I. Masters Programmes

At the time of application, applicants should possess a Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent from a recognized Institution in the relevant field of study. Preference will be given to applicants with a FIRST CLASS OR SECOND CLASS

  • II. PhD Programmes

Candidates applying for Doctor of Philosophy degree must have an MPhil degree or its equivalent from a recognized Institution and shall submit evidence of adequate training and ability to undertake the proposed programme.


Unless otherwise stated,
Masters Programmes (Full-Time) are of Two (2) Calendar Years and (Part-Time) Three (3) Calendar Years duration.
PhD Programmes (Full-Time) are of Four (4) Calendar Years and (Part-Time) are of Five (5) Calendar Years duration.


Sale of E-Vouchers/Forms for admission shall commence on 1st February, 2018.

  1. First of all, candidates must purchase an eVoucher by paying an application fee of Two Hundred and Twenty Ghana Cedis (GH¢220.00) at the following banks: GCB, Ecobank or uniBank.
  2. Upon payment of the application fee, candidates will receive an eVoucher containing an application number and PIN that will grant access to the online admissions portal.
  3. Candidates should then proceed to online admissions website: begin the application process.
  4. Once the process has been completed, candidates must print out 3 copies of the completed application form from the portal and submit them (by post) to the School of Graduate Studies along with all relevant documents (Photocopies of Certificates, Recommendation Letters, and [Transcript for those attending KNUST for the first time]) to the following address:

The Secretary
School of Graduate Studies
Deadline for the submission of application forms is Monday, 30th April, 2018.
Application forms submitted after the deadline will not be processed.
Only candidates who successfully gain admission will be notified subsequently.
NB:  All International Applicants must apply online. International applicants who are admitted will be required to pay an application fee of USD 200.00 before registration.
View Postgraduate Admissions Requirement and other Information
School of Graduate Studies
Institute of Distance Learning

2020 – 2021 KNUST Admission forms Cut Off Points

If you are looking for Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) Cut Off Points 2020/2021 academic session, you are in the right place to get an understanding of it. This page provides the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Cut Off Points 2020/2021.
This Page is updating the current Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) Cut Off Points 2020/2021 academic session. See KNUST Cut Off Points for all Courses and Programmes
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Cutoff points are used to determine who gets admitted into the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology and which course the person is offered.
The following are the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology cut-off points to consider before applying for Admission to any academic programme available at KNUST for the 2020/2021 Academic Year.

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Cut Off Points 2020

Details of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Cutoff points 2020:

 1 LL.B 09
 2 BA Sociology 15
 3 BA Social Work 16
 4 BA History 19
 5 BA Political Studies 16
 6 BA Geography & Rural Development 16
 7 BA English 18
 8 BA Religious Studies 20
 9 BA French 16
 10 BA Akan 23
 11 BA Economics 17
 12 BA Culture and Tourism 17
 13 BA Communication Design (Graphic Design) 19
 14 BA Industrial Art 20
 15 BA Integrated Rural Art & Industry 21
 16 BA Publishing Studies 14
 17 BFA Painting and Sculpture 22
 18 BSc (Business Administration) 10
 19 BSc Land Economy 13
 20 BSc Quantity Surveying & Construction Economics 18
 21 BSc Construction Technology & Management 18
 22 BSc Architecture 13
 23 BSc Human Settlement Planning 19
 24 BSc Development Planning 15
 25 BSc Real Estate Management 18
 26 BSc Aerospace Engineering 10
 27 BSc Biomedical Engineering 08
 28 BSc Chemical Engineering 14
 29 BSc Mechanical Engineering 14
 30 BSc Civil Engineering 14
 31 BSc Computer Engineering 11
 32 BSc Geological Engineering 18
 33 BSc Electrical/Electronic Engineering 09
 34 BSc Materials Engineering 17
 35 BSc Petroleum Engineering 09
 36 BSc Petrochemical Engineering 11
 37 BSc Telecommunication Engineering 14
 38 BSc Agricultural Engineering 23
 39 BSc Geomatic (Geodetic) Engineering 18
 40 Bsc Metallurgical Engineering 19
 41 BSc Mathematics 23
 42 BSc Statistics 15
 43 BSc Biochemistry 11
 44 BSc Environmental Science 18
 45 BSc Food Science and Technology 15
 46 Doctor of Optometry (OD) 08
 47 BSc Computer Science 15
 48 BSc Physics 24
 49 BSc Biological Science 15
 50 BSc Actuarial Science 13
 51 BSc Chemistry 20
 52 BSc Meteorology & Climate Science 21
 53 BSc Human Biology (Medicine) 06
 54 Pharm D (Doctor Of Pharmacy) 08
 55 BSc Medical Laboratory Technology 09
 56 BSc Sports and Exercise Science 21
 57 BSc Nursing 08
 58 BSc Herbal Medicine 15
 59 BSc BVM (Veterinary Medicine) 13
 60 BSc BDS (Dental Surgery)(Fee Paying Only) 08
 61 BSc Disability and Rehabilitation Studies 17
 62 BSc Midwifery 12
 63 BSc Sonography (Fee Paying Only) 18
 64 BSc Agriculture 24
 65 BSc Post Harvest Technology 24
 66 BSc Natural Resource Management 24
 67 BSc Forest Resources Technology 23
 68 BSc Landscape Design and Management 24
 69 BSc Agribusiness 14
 70 BSc Agricultural Biotechnology 21
 71 BSc Dairy and Meat Science & Technology 23
 72 BSc Aquaculture and Water Resource Management 23

KNUST Contacts:

Admissions website:
Tel:   03220-6183; 03220-60444
Fax:  03220-60444

Important: This page will be updated with the latest information as the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) publicize it official cut-off points.

KNUST Online Application 2020 – 2021

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KNUST Contact Details

General Information on the University:
The Registrar
Tel:   +233 -3220- 60331
Fax:  +233-3220- 60137
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
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
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
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

2020 / 2021 Admission Forms For KNUST has been released . 

KNUST 2020 / 2021 Admission Forms; The KNUST announces for the information of the general public, applicants, parents and guardians that applications has been opened for the admission of prospective applicants into various undergraduate programmes for the 2020/2021 academic year . Guidelines for Applicants before applying for the KNUST 2020/2021 Admission Forms:

  1. 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.

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

  1. 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 Three (3) passes in the relevant subjects at the Advanced Level.

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.

  1. 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.
  1. 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.
  1. 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.
  2. FOREIGN APPLICANTS and all others who have any of the above qualifications or their equivalent from an accredited/recognized institution.