Degree Type: 
Master of NursingDepartment of Adult Nursing
Programme Duration: 
2 years (Standard Entry)4 years (Standard Entry)
Modes of Study: 
Regular
About Programme: 

By the end of the programme, the student should be able to: 

  1. take up leadership roles in nursing and health care delivery in general.
  2. demonstrate high levels of intellectual and analytical competencies to function effectively in nursing education.
  3. develop advanced clinical nurse practitioners who will be able to deliver evidence based  nursing care
  4. acquire requisite foundation to undertake doctoral degree programmes.  
  5. work within complex organizational and political systems at local, national and international levels. 
  6. acquire advanced knowledge and practical skills and attitudes in nursing administration to enable them recognize the total health needs of individuals, families and communities.
  7. exhibit administrative and leadership skills in managing health care units within the framework of the national health policy.
Admission/Entry Requirements: 
  1. To qualify for admission an applicant:
  2. Must have obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing OR its equivalent in a related field (e.g. B. ED Health Sciences Education) with at least Second Class Lower Division from a recognized institution.
  3. Should be a registered nurse in good standing with the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Ghana (NMC) or an equivalent approved by the NMC.
  4. Must pass a selection interview.