Master of Technology in Water and Environmental Engineering

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

a. BTech degree in either Civil or Chemical Engineering; or

b. BSc degree in Civil or Chemical Engineering; or

c. First degree in a relevant Engineering-related discipline. Additionally, applicants must have at least two (2) years industrial or work experience and must pass a selection interview if degree is a second class lower or pass division. OR HND Holder in either Civil or Chemical Engineering with six (6) years industrial experience and must pass a selection interview as well as six (6) months top-up course before admission into the MTech programme. 

 

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

To successfully graduate from MTech in Water and Evironmental Engineering, students must satisfy the following requirements:

  • Have passed all courses under the programme
  • Have accumulated a total of 70 credit hours
  • Have completed and passed  the final project work
  • Have obtained a cumulative weighted average (CWA)  of at least 50 and
  • have results confirmed by Academic Board of Kumasi Technical University

 

 

 

Duration: 2 Years
Semesters: 4 Semesters
Credit Hours Per Semester:

Semester 1 = 20 Credit Hrs

Semester 2 = 21 Credit Hrs

Semester 3  = 17 Credit Hrs

Semester 4  = 12 Credit Hrs

Total Credit Hours: 70 credit Hours
Dean of Faculty: Ing. Dr. Abena Obiri Yeboah
Head of Department: Dr. Roland S. Kabange
Exam Officer:  

 

COURSE OUTLINE

YEAR 1, BLOCK 1 (SEMESTER 1)

Course Code Course Title T P C
CVE 601 Environmental Chemistry and Biotechnology 3 0 3
CVE 603 Waste Management Technology 3 2 4
CVE 605 Ecosystems and Ecological Engineering 3 2 4
CVE 607 Environmental Sampling and Data Analysis 3 0 3
CVE 609 EIA 3 0 3
CVE 611 Seminar 0 6 3
TOTAL 15 10 20

 

YEAR 1, BLOCK 2 (SEMESTER 2)

Course Code Course Title T P C
CVE 602 Integrated Water Resource Management 3 0 3
CVE 604 Water Treatment and Supply 3 2 4
CVE 606 Waste Water Treatment and Disposal 3 2 4
CVE 608 Socio-economic and Environmental Evaluation of Water Projects 3 0 3
CVE 610 Applied Hydraulics 3 0 3
CVE 612 Group Project 0 8 4
TOTAL 15 12 21

 

YEAR 2, BLOCK 3 (SEMESTER 3)

Course Code Course Title T P C
CVE 701 Urban Drainage and Hydrology 3 0 3
CVE 703 Research Methods 2 0 2
TOTAL 5 24 17

 

YEAR 2, BLOCK 4 (SEMESTER 4)

Course Code Course Title T P C
CVE 702 Final Project Work/Dissertation 0 24 12
TOTAL 0 24 12

 

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