It is announced for the information of prospective applicants and the general public that the School of Graduate Studies, RMU, is offering the under-listed programmes for the 2018/2019 academic year commencing September 2018, leading to the award of Master of Science Degrees.
M.Sc. Environmental Engineering
This course aims to produce graduates combining technical and scientific skills with an understanding of the environment and land-based industries who can contribute to the development of environmental solutions in urban and rural areas. The course will cover environmental programmes related to air, water and soil waste and recycling, and generally the development of sustainable green technologies and economies.
An essential focus of the training programme is to equip the graduates with the necessary skills to enable them enter into self-employment by judiciously harnessing and processing our natural resources.
M.Sc. Bio-Processing Engineering
Today’s issues of climate change and declining fossil fuel reserves are driving the expansion of renewable energy technologies and the production of biofuels and industrial raw materials from crops. A climate-saving and protecting, economically efficient, resources-saving and socially acceptable energy supply is the key challenge of the 21st century.
The programme will equip candidates to become highly qualified engineers capable of finding solutions to technological problems in the renewable energy, environmental and bioprocessing engineering sectors as well as allied processing industries in order to satisfy the needs and desires of society.
i. Modules run on weekends
ii. Industry-led Programmes/Research
iii. Provision of Workplace Attachment
iv. Scholarships Available
i. Applicants must have a good first degree in Engineering with at least a Second Class Lower Division from a recognized University. Applicants with a B.Sc. in the Physical Sciences will be considered if they have, at least, one (1) year relevant industry experience. The University may consider applicants who possess a Third Class but with, at least, 2 years’ industry experience. Such applicants will be subject to an interview.
ii. Applicants must submit the following with applications:
a. Detailed Curriculum Vitae
b. Certified copies of transcripts and certificates
c. Personal statement of not more than 500 words (1½ pages) detailing your motivation for wanting to study the Course and what you believe you will gain from it.
HOW TO APPLY
[I] DOMESTIC APPLICANTS
All applicants for the 2018/2019 Academic Year admissions are required to use the Regional Maritime University [RMU] online application portal. The procedure for the online application process is as follows:
[a] Make appropriate payment of GH¢210.00 or $70.00 at the various sales centers for the RMU E-Voucher:
[i] Regional Maritime University, Nungua – Accra, Cash Office
[ii] All Branches of the Ghana Commercial Bank
[iii] All Branches of Ecobank [foreign and local]
[iv] All Regional and District Post Offices across Ghana
[b] The E-Voucher contains the Pin and Serial Number required in completing the online form.
[c] Access the online form by visiting the University’s online admissions portal at www.rmu.edu.gh/admissions soon after payment.
[d] In completing the online form, students will be required to upload their passport size photographs.
[e] A completed form is not considered until it is SUBMITTED.
[f] Applicants must print out application summary; attach transcripts, certificates and all other relevant documents. These documents should be forwarded to the Registrar.
[g] Candidates are strongly advised to visit Courier Companies in their Countries for assistance towards the return of the application documents [see f].
[h] Completed application forms and other documents should be addressed to:
The Academic Registrar
Regional Maritime University
Post Office Box GP 1115
Accra – Ghana
[II] INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS
[a] Log onto the admission portal : www.rmu.edu.gh/admissions
[b] Click on International Applications and follow the instructions displayed on the page for the completion of the form.
[c] Applicants must print out application summary; attach transcripts, certificates and all other relevant documents. These documents should be sent to the Academic Registrar.
The closing date for submission of application forms is 27th July, 2018. Candidates should note that NO application will be accepted after the deadline.
For further information, please contact:
Telephone Numbers :+233 302 714070 / 719390 / 712343 / 712775
Fax Numbers : +233 302 714070 / 712047