The four (4) year Doctor of Philosophy in International Security and Intelligence programme is a blend of course work and research to equip graduates with knowledge and specialised skills to identify and respond to emerging security and intelligence challenges.
The teaching format is a hybrid of virtual and in-person.

Target Audience:

Ghana Police Service Officers, Ghana Prison Service Officers, Ghana Immigration Service
Officers, Ghana Armed Forces Officers, Ghana Customs Excise and Preventive Service Officers, Ghana National Fire Service Officers, Managers of Private Security Companies, and International Security Agencies Officers.

Duration: Four (4) Years

Entry Requirements:

Applicants with any of the following qualifications from any university accredited by Ghana Tertiary Education Commission (GTEC):

1. MPhil, MSc, MA or MBA in Peace and Security, Diplomacy, International Relations, and Law with a minimum CGPA of 3.0.

2. Applicants with MPhil, MSc, MA or MBA in other disciplines with a minimum CGPA 3.0 may be considered. In such instance, an experience in security, diplomacy and international relations could be an added advantage.


• Applicants with degrees from foreign universities are required to have their academic qualifications evaluated by GTEC prior to their offer of admission.

• Applicants must pass a selection interview which will be conducted at the discretion of the admission panel.

Information Session:

There will be an information session on Wednesday, 12th April, 2023 for prospective applicants who may be interested. Applicants who wish to attend the information session may call 0242780929 or send an email to [email protected] for further details.