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KNUST Courses, Cut-Off Points, And Admission Requirements 2019

This page provides information about kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana (KNUST) courses, cut-off point, and admission requirements.

KNUST Courses

This list below are for general arts courses, engineering courses, business courses, medical courses, etc. offered in KNUST

  1. BA. Akan —- 24
  2. BA. Communication Design (Graphic Design) —- 18
  3. BA. Culture and Tourism —- 19
  4. BA. Economics —- 15
  5. BA. English —- 23
  6. BA. French —- 17
  7. BA. Geography and Rural Development —- 17
  8. BA. History —- 21
  9. BSc. Fashion Design —- 20
  10. BSc. Ceramics Design Technology —- 24
  11. BSc. Metalsmithing and Jewellery Technology —- 24
  12. BSc. Textile Design and Technology —- 24
  13. BA. Integrated Rural Art and Industry —- 22
  14. BFA. Painting and Sculpture —- 24
  15. BA. Political Studies —- 13
  16. BA. Publishing Studies —- 19
  17. BA. Religious Studies —- 24
  18. BA. Sociology —- 17
  19. BA. Social Work —- 18
  20. Bsc. Actuarial Science —- 13
  21. Bsc. Aerospace Engineering —- 11
  22. Bsc. Agribusiness Management —- 19
  23. Bsc. Agricultural Biotechnology —- 21
  24. Bsc. Agricultural Engineering —- 18
  25. Bsc. Agriculture —- 24
  26. Bsc. Aquaculture and Water Resources Management —- 24
  27. Bsc. Architecture —- 12
  28. BSc. Automobile Engineering —- 19
  29. Bsc. BDS (Dental Surgery) (Fee-Paying Only) —- 10
  30. Bsc. Biochemistry —- 11
  31. Bsc. Biological Science —- 14
  32. Bsc. Biomedical Engineering —- 08
  33. BSc Business Administration ((Human Resource Management/Management) —- 12
  34. Bsc. Business Administration (Marketing/International Business) —- 13
  35. Bsc. Business Administration (Accounting/Banking and Finance) —- 11
  36. Bsc. Business Administration (Logistics and Supply Chain Mgt/Bus. Info. Tech.) —- 15
  37. Bsc. Hospitality and Tourism Management —- 17
  38. Bsc. Chemical Engineering —- 11
  39. Bsc. Chemistry —- 19
  40. Bsc. Civil Engineering —- 11
  41. Bsc. Computer Engineering —- 11
  42. Bsc. Computer Science —- 12
  43. Bsc. Construction Technology and Management —- 17
  44. Bsc. Development Planning —- 15
  45. Bsc. Disability and Rehabilitation Studies —- 15
  46. Bsc. Electrical/Electronic Engineering —- 09
  47. Bsc. Environmental Sciences —- 19
  48. Bsc. Food Science and Technology —- 16
  49. Bsc. Forest Resources Technology —- 24
  50. Bsc. Geological Engineering —- 14
  51. Bsc. Geomatic (Geodetic) Engineering —- 15
  52. Bsc. Herbal Medicine —- 16
  53. Bsc. Human Biology (Medicine) —- 06
  54. Bsc. Human Settlement Planning —- 18
  55. BSc. Industrial Engineering —- 19
  56. Bsc. Land Economy —- 12
  57. Bsc. Landscape Design and Management —- 24
  58. BSc. Marine Engineering —- 16
  59. Bsc. Materials Engineering —- 16
  60. Bsc. Mathematics —- 20
  61. Bsc. Mechanical Engineering —- 11
  62. Bsc. Medical Laboratory Technology —- 09
  63. Bsc. Metallurgical Engineering —- 17
  64. Bsc. Meteorology and Climate Science —- 23
  65. Bsc. Midwifery —- 12
  66. Bsc. Natural Resources Management —- 21
  67. Bsc. Nursing —- 10
  68. Bsc. Petrochemical Engineering —- 11
  69. Bsc. Petroleum Engineering —- 09
  70. Bsc. Physics —- 24
  71. BSc. Physician Assistantship —- 08
  72. Bsc. Quantity Surveying and Construction Economics —- 15
  73. Bsc. Real Estate —- 16
  74. BSc. Medical Imaging —- 13
  75. BSc. Physiotherapy and Sports Science —- 22
  76. Bsc. Statistics —- 18
  77. Bsc. Telecommunication Engineering —- 11
  78. Doctor of Optometry —- 06
  79. (DVM) Doctor of Veterinary Medicine —- 15
  80. LLB —- 07
  81. Pharm D (Doctor of Pharmacy) —- 06

WASSCE/SSSCE grades and their equivalent values in KNUST

WASSCESSSCEPoint (Value)
A1A1
B2B2
B3C3
C4D4
C5D4
C6D4
D7
E8
F9F

NB:

D7, E8 AND F9 ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE FOR ANY ADMISSION PURPOSES.

KNUST Admission Requirements

Most first degree Programmes of study are of Four (4) Years duration

  1. WASSCE/SSSCE APPLICANTS

An applicant for admission to a degree Programme in the University must have CREDITS in the THREE WASSCE/SSSCE Core Subjects (English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science), and CREDITS in THREE WASSCE/SSSCE Elective Subjects or its equivalent relevant to the chosen Programme with aggregate 24 or better (WASSCE: A1-C6/SSSCE A-D) D7, E8 & F9 ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE FOR ADMISSION PURPOSES.

It is worth noting that the THREE CORE SBJECTS are prerequisite for all Programmes of study at our University

  1. GENERAL BUSINESS CERTIFICATE EXAMINATION (GBCE)

Applicants must have passes in THREE Compulsory Subjects including English Language and passes in THREE Elective Subjects including Business Mathematics.

  1. GCE/IGCSE (CAMBRIDGE) ‘A’ & ‘O’LEVELS/MATURE APPLICANTS

Applicants must have FIVE credits at the GCE/IGCSE O’ Level including English Language and Mathematics (or its approved equivalent), plus passes in at least THREE (3) subjects at the Advanced Level/Three Credits in the case of mature applicants. In addition, the applicant must fulfill the appropriate Faculty or Departmental requirements.

  1. ADVANCED BUSINESS CERTIFICATE EXAMINATION (ABCE)

Applicants must have passes in THREE Compulsory Subjects plus THREE (3) Optional Subjects relevant to the Programme of study.

  1. INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE (IB)

International Baccalaureate holders should have a minimum of grade 4 at the Higher Level (HL) in Three (3) Subjects relevant to the Programme of choice and minimum of grade 5 in Chemistry for Health and Allied Sciences. For Engineering at least, grade 5 at the Higher level (HL) in Mathematics. In addition, one must have a minimum of grade 4 in English Language and Mathematics at the Standard Level (SL) and at least grade C in a Science subject at the IGCSE.

Applicants from French speaking Countries must provide a minimum of one year English Proficiency Certificate.

For more information, kindly visit https://web.knust.edu.gh/

Bolarinwa Olajire

A lecturer, Educationist, PhD student at FUNAAB, and a Blogger.

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