New Academic Programmes

New Supply Chain Graduate Programmes

Are you involved in the health or agriculture sector and interested in learning Supply Chain Management?

If yes, this is for you!

The Department of Supply Chain and Information Systems, KNUST School of Business and the Centre for Applied Research and Innovation in Supply Chain-Africa (CARISCA) introduce 18-month duration MSc programmes in the following specialisations:

MSc Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Management

The MSc Pharmaceutical Supply Chain program is designed to address healthcare delivery challenges, particularly in African countries like Ghana. The program focuses on overcoming obstacles like poor supply chain management, logistical challenges, inadequate storage facilities, and poor financial planning, which contribute to chronic stock-outs.

MSc Agricultural Supply Chain Management

The MSc Agricultural Supply Chain Management degree program has been designed to provide prospective students and supply chain professionals with the knowledge to tackle challenges in the agricultural supply chains in Ghana, Africa, and other developing regions and create more effective and efficient agricultural supply chains.

MSc Health Supply Chain Management

The MSc Health Supply Chain program aims to address challenges in the health sector by providing students with healthcare logistics and supply chain management skills. Graduates will be equipped to manage healthcare supply chains, ensuring sustainable and uninterrupted access to affordable and quality health commodities and services.

Entry Requirements

  • Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree qualification with second class lower division in relevant disciplinary areas: Pharmacy, Healthcare related programs, Health Administration, Agriculture/Agribusiness, Business Administration.
  • Preference will be given to applicants with first and second (upper) class qualifications in relevant disciplinary areas.
  • Enthusiasm for cutting-edge research, team spirit, and capability of
    independent problem-solving.
  • Proficiency in English (oral and written).
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills.

Application Process

  • Interested candidates should visit via (HERE) to apply with the following:

    • Detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV)
    • Official Academic transcript
    • Two letters of reference (one from a supervisor at the diploma level) for BSc applicants and
    • Two letters of reference (one from a supervisor at the bachelor’s level) for MSc applicants 
    • Completed application form with Two passport photographs
    • Certificates for Diploma and BSc degree

Completing KNUST Application Form

    • Purchase the e-voucher based on information provided at Admission Portal and complete the relevant application documents.
    • Once the process has been completed, MSc candidates MUST PRINT OUT 2 COPIES of the completed application form from the portal and submit signed copies (by post) to the School of Graduate Studies together with all relevant documents, including Photocopies of Certificates, Recommendation Letters, and Transcript.




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