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.


Key Advantages:

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.




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:

Sale Centers

[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         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



[a]        Log onto the admission portal :

[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

E-mail Address                  :,