PhD Entry Requirements
PhD PROGRAMME ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
A. PhD in Geomatics Engineering,
PhD in Geological Engineering,
PhD in Mining Engineering,
PhD in Minerals Engineering and
PhD in Petroleum Engineering.
i) A candidate shall hold a Master’s degree or its equivalent, from a recognized
institution and shall submit evidence of adequate training and ability to undertake
the proposed Programme.
B. PhD in Mathematics
i) A candidate shall hold a master’s degree in Mathematics (with specialization in Statistics, Computational and Financial Engineering) or its equivalent from a recognized
institution and shall submit evidence of adequate training and ability to undertake the
ii) A candidate, who does not satisfy the requirements stated above but is otherwise adjudged suitable, may be admitted.
A PhD applicant who does not hold a Master’s degree shall first register for a master’s
degree by research. If he/she proves himself/herself to be of sufficient calibre by the end of
the first year of the Programme, he/she may be recommended to register for the PhD degree;
this registration shall be deemed retrospective from the date of the original registration for
the Master’s degree.
DURATION OF PROGRAMMES
MSc and MPhil Programmes: PhD Programmes:
Full-time: A max. of 2 academic years Full-time: A max. of 3 academic years
Part-time: A max. of 3 academic years Part-time: A max. of 4 academic years
Address and Location
University of Mines and Technology
P. O. Box 237
Tarkwa Esiama Rd,
Western Region, Ghana