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Job prospects for Engineering Programs offered at KNUST and their average monthly salaries.

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology is very well known for the science-based programs it offers along with other disciplines. In fact, most students currently going through their secondary education who are reading general science intend to pursue a degree in science from KNUST. Many times students know the programs they would love to read but have no idea the kind of jobs they can do with such degrees.

Most Ghanaian families and even educational institutions fail to assist students with adequate information when it comes to the job prospects available and what they stand to earn if they decide to take that route. This article seeks to change that and offer individuals especially students at the university and those about completing secondary school some of the job prospects when it comes to some of the engineering programs KNUST offers.

Below is a list of some of the engineering programs Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology offers along with some of their job prospects and their respective average monthly salaries. Do note that these stated prospects are some of the highly paid ones;

Chemical engineering

This is a branch of engineering that deals with developing and designing processes to create products with a focus to improve already existing processes. A few of its job prospects and average salaries are listed below;

Quality Control Supervisor - Ghs 5720

Production Director- Ghs 8670

Plant Manager- Ghs 7390

Quality Assurance Executive- Ghs 7540

Manufacturing Manager - Ghs 7540 

Quality Trainer- 5590

Quality Control Manager- 7920

Mechanical engineering

It is the branch of engineering that focuses on the design, construction, and use of machines. Below are a few of the job prospects;

Mechanical Engineering Manager- Ghs 6030

Chief Engineer- Ghs 5540

Projects Manager- Ghc 6260

Engineering Production Manager- Ghc 7920

Automotive Assembly Manager- Ghc 5880

Engineering Consultant- Ghc 5660

Auto Parts Manager- Ghc 6410

Automative Project Manager- Ghc 6710

Electrical engineering

This is a discipline of engineering which involves the study, design, and application of devices, equipment, and systems that make use of electricity, electronics, and electromagnetism. Below are some of the jobs available with this degree;

Electrical Engineering Manager- Ghs 6790

Production Director- Ghs 8690

Energy Advisor- Ghs 6790

Operations Manager- Ghs 10,000

Energy Dispatch Director- Ghs 7960

Service Delivery Manager- Ghs 7390

Sustainability Specialist- Ghs 7170

Geological Engineering

This is the branch of engineering that deals with the useful conservation and development of natural resources. A geologist can take up the following roles;

Mining Project Manager- Ghs 7660

Geophysicist- Ghs 8450

Engineering Geologist- Ghs 8300

Exploration Manager- Ghs 8070

Geothermal Production Manager- Ghs 7770

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