International Programmes

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International Programmes at Knutsford

The Knutsford Business School gives students the global business savvy to successfully compete in an increasingly international marketplace through its many study abroad programmes online. Degree and MBA  programmes that incorporate study abroad include the Accounting, Finance, HRM and Marketing, which offer comprehensive real-world learning both in the classroom and online in countries across Africa.

Students in all programmes have the opportunity to study for a week or more abroad for course credit at one of our prestigious partner universities.

The office is essentially responsible for implementing KBS’s Internationalization Programmes; we seek to accomplish this goal through developing and managing international partnerships and collaborations with business schools and institutions globally. The department mandated for the following areas:

Responsible for managing all scheduled visits from our international partner institutions and associations and student exchange programmes. Improving on the international image of KBS by identifying and maintaining contacts from across the globe regarding opportunities for international partnerships.

Collaborate with institutions in different parts of the world to identify and develop opportunities for partnership and cooperation.

Work with various departments of KBS in developing their individual international partnerships.

The Business School of Knutsford University has international collaborations and co-operations with the following schools and institutes;

The office, together with its partners collaborate on the following:
Academic Programmes
Faculty Exchanges
Joint Research Projects
Exchange Students

Resources for Student Exchange

The Knutsford Business School welcomes visiting foreign exchange students from across the globe. We are committed to helping you achieve the most out of your study and ensuring a positive and valuable experience here at Knutsford.

Knutsford University's Business School has academic partnerships with top universities and business schools around Africa and the world at large. Students from partner institutions who have been selected (nominated) to participate in the exchange are eligible to apply to the Knutsford Business School. Please consult with the International Office at your institution to determine your eligibility for this student exchange programme.

Once you have been selected (nominated) by your institution to participate in the student exchange programme, please complete and submit an online application form and accompanying documents. After the application has been accepted, you will receive an I-20 form (for visa acquisition only) for use in securing a student visa to Ghana.

How to Apply
Once you have been formally "nominated" by your home institution, you may apply for the Exchange Programme. Please complete the Incoming Exchange Student Application. If you are applying for the Double Degree programme (degree-seeking), please complete the Double Degree application options.

To apply for the Exchange Programme - complete the online registration and Incoming Exchange Student Application form. You will be charged an application fee. Please check your nomination acceptance letter provided by knutsford University for instructions on how to apply.

To apply for the Double Degree Programme - click the link below, complete the online application form. Please upload your accompanying documents in PDF format to your on-line application form (such as original transcripts and test scores.)

KBS is currently in collaboration with # Business School, a triple accredited business school to deliver MSc Management Information Systems. The programme is taught by academics from # Business School with the support of the Department of Operations and Management Information Systems, KBS. Application for this year's semester admission is currently ongoing.

Knutsford International Programmes Office
Knutsford University
Knutsford Business School
Behind Mensvic Grand Hotel, Bamako Road
East Legon, Accra
P.O.Box AN 19480

Tel: +233 302 521610/11
Cell: +233 244 372072 / 269 604 253

Email: registrar@knutsford.university

Student Opportunities


Knutsford scholarship is available for Ghanaian students requiring financial aid. The award is based on financial need, academic merit and achievements.


Our Business Administration Department has a full-time faculty member serving as an internship coordinator for our students. We offer internships for academic credit and encourage students to take advantage of the wealth of internship opportunities.

Financial Assistance

Financial Aid Financial aid is provided ‘as and when’ the aid is available. Students would be informed of all available aid and of the criteria for accessing them. It is the student’s responsibility to apply for such aid. Financial aid provided by the college is strictly for tuition and is not refundable under any circumstance. Students may contact the Students Services Office for details. Types of Financial Aid Programme SSNIT Students Loan Ghanaian students interested in study loans can access the SSNIT student loans provided by the Government of Ghana through SSNIT. Interested students may contact the Students Services Office for details.

Alumni Destinations

After the successful completion of our programme, our students go on to work with major companies and organizations, pursue graduate degrees, attend law school, or start their own entrepreneurial ventures.


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