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About Us

The Department of Industrial Art is one of the Four (4) Departments in the Faculty of Art (FoA) under the College of Art and Built Environment (CABE). 

The Department comprises the following sections, namely:

  • Ceramics
  • Fashion
  • Integrated Rural Art and Industry
  • Metal Product Design and 
  • Textiles

The Department currently runs a number of undergraduates (UG) and postgraduates (PG) programmes in the Applied Art and Sciences in the sections.

All our undergraduates (UG) programmes are Four (4) years (with Three (3) months of Industrial placement.

Programmes offered under the sections:


Undergraduate Programmes:

  • Bachelor of Fine Art (BFA) Ceramics
  • Bachelor of Science (BSc) Ceramic Technology

Postgraduate Programmes:

  • Master of Fine Art (MFA) Ceramics
  • Master of Philosophy (MPhil) Ceramic Technology
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Ceramic Technology


Undergraduate Programme:

  • Bachelor of Science (BSc) Fashion Design

Postgraduate Programmes:

  • Master of Philosophy (MPhil) Fashion Design Technology
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Fashion Design Technology

--------Integrated Rural Art and Industry--------

Undergraduate Programme:

  • Bachelor of Art (BA) Integrated Rural Art and Industry

Postgraduate Programme:

  • Master of Philosophy (MPhil) Integrated Art

-----------------Metal Product Design--------------

Undergraduate Programme:

  • Bachelor of Art (BA) Metal Product Design Technology

Postgraduate Programme:

  • Master of Fine Art (MFA) Jewellery and Metalsmithing


Undergraduate Programme:

  • Bachelor of Science (BSc) Textile Design and Technology

Postgraduate Programmes:

  • Master of Fine Art (MFA) Textile Design
  • Master of Philosophy (MPhil) Textile Design Technology
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Textile Design Technology


Our research strength ensures our degree programmes are at the forefront of knowledge and thinking. This ensures our graduates are equipped with the most up-to-date techniques, methods and knowledge bases.

 Additionally, our investment in facilities and staff ensures that we can provide an excellent experience in a friendly and supportive environment.

Our academic staffs are well-connected and have established links with industry and other international organisations, both in Ghana and overseas. This brings richness to our teaching and degree programmes.

We also have some established collaborative links with other colleges in the University, and with other academic institutions around the world.