Master of Science Degree in Economic Studies in Ghana

Compare MSc Programs in Economic Studies in Ghana 2018/2019

Economic Studies

Msc stands for Master of Science. It is a postgraduate educational master's degree given by universities in a wide number of nations. The degree is typically studied for in the sciences and occasionally in the social sciences.

Economics and administration is a discipline that focuses on both macro and micro economics. Experts are trained to understand both how individual actions and mass trends affect the economy. Many specialize in particular subject areas such as public policy, business economics and consumer behavior.

 

Ghana, known as the Republic of Ghana, is a sovereign state located on the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean in West Africas

Top Masters of Science in Economic Studies in Ghana 2018/2019

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MSc in Development Finance

University of Ghana
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 Ghana Accra

Potential students must have: A good first degree (at least Second Class Lower Division) in Finance [+]

Entry Requirements

Potential students must have:

A good first degree (at least Second Class Lower Division) in Finance, Economics, Commerce; Accounting, or other finance-related degrees or; A good first degree in another non-finance related discipline (e.g. Engineering, IT, Science, and Social Science) from a recognised University with at least 3 years work experience in finance related work.

Course Structure

Students will be expected to follow one calendar year programme leading to the award of MSc. in Development Finance upon successful completion. The academic year will start in August each year and end in July each year. There will be two semesters and students will be expected to take six courses per semester. Participants also have to complete a long essay.... [-]


M.Sc. Agricultural and Food Economics (Piacenza-Cremona campus)

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC)
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Ghana Accra

Università Cattolica’s Cremona campus boasts one of the world’s most renowned teams of Agriculture academics, scientists and researchers; a team at the forefront of food innovation and technology, whose expertise extends to developing tracking systems for any product transported across the European Union. If you would like to study for a graduate qualification in the world’s fastest growing industry, then a beautiful city in the heart of the Italian food valley will open your doors to the world. [+]

Università Cattolica’s Cremona campus boasts one of the world’s most renowned teams of Agriculture academics, scientists and researchers; a team at the forefront of food innovation and technology, whose expertise extends to developing tracking systems for any product transported across the European Union. If you would like to study for a graduate qualification in the world’s fastest growing industry, then a beautiful city in the heart of the Italian food valley will open your doors to the world.

Learning objectives

The program will prepare students to analyze the Agri-food system and to operate in the various functional areas of businesses and organizations. The program will develop your professional knowledge and skills.... [-]


M.Sc. Economics (Milan campus)

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC)
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Ghana Accra

The curriculum is entirely taught in English and represents the University’s flagship course in Economics. The program is equivalent to a two-year Master of Science in Economics. It provides students with a solid training in Economics emphasizing rigorous analytical thinking and advanced quantitative methods. Faculty members are internationally recognized, economists. [+]

The curriculum is entirely taught in English and represents the University’s flagship course in Economics. The program is equivalent to a two-year Master of Science in Economics.

It provides students with a solid training in Economics emphasizing rigorous analytical thinking and advanced quantitative methods. Faculty members are internationally recognized, economists. Our aim is to train economists suited both for academic and non-academic careers.

During the first year, students will study the foundations of economics and quantitative analysis, whereas the second year is devoted to field courses that will expose them to recent developments at the frontier of economic research in a variety of topics. At the end of the second year, students will work on their final dissertation.... [-]


M.Sc. in Banking and Finance (Milan campus)

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC)
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Ghana Accra

The program is designed for students wishing to concentrate their career in financial markets and institutions. The program provides advanced training in the key areas of securities trading and risk management. A significant feature is the combination of strong analytical foundation and applications to real-world issues... [+]

The program is designed for students wishing to concentrate their career in financial markets and institutions. The program provides advanced training in the key areas of securities trading and risk management. A significant feature is the combination of strong analytical foundation and applications to real-world issues.

Learning objectives

Students will learn to integrate financial models, firm-specific as well as industry and economic factors in their decision-making process. Students have access to meetings with highly qualified speakers from the financial industry, internship programs in major Italian and international financial institutions, exchange programs in European and US universities.... [-]


MSc in Accounting and Finance

Christian Service University College
Campus Full time 12 months September 2019 Ghana Kumasi

In line with CSUC’s strategic objectives and the national need for qualified and knowledgeable professionals, the aim of the MSc programme is to develop professionals who are ethical and have an integrated knowledge of accounting and finance required for the management and sustainable performance of contemporary businesses and organisations. [+]

Overview

In line with CSUC’s strategic objectives and the national need for qualified and knowledgeable professionals, the aim of the MSc programme is to develop professionals who are ethical and have an integrated knowledge of accounting and finance required for the management and sustainable performance of contemporary businesses and organisations.

Programme Objectives

The objectives of the MSc. Accounting and Finance programme are:

To provide graduates with sound knowledge of modern accounting and finance practices and models for effective and ethical management of organizations. To enhance graduates understanding in the application of empirical models, theories and key concepts in accounting and finance. To develop the problem-solving and analytical skills of graduates required for business/ financial analysis and research in accounting and finance. To broaden the knowledge base of students in integrated accounting and finance; thus providing the MSc. Accounting and Finance graduate the added benefit of more course exemptions in the programmes of professional bodies. Admission Requirements ... [-]