Welcome to the Department of Jewellery Design

Encouraging the judicious utilization of Ghana’s rich natural resources in the development of new ideas and products.

Jewellery Design

Learn to develop creative and innovative jewellery style using precious metals as well as alternative materials and jewels to create rings, earrings, bracelets and more.

What you will learn

From design to production, students at AUCDT learn every step in the jewellery-making process, both in the classroom and in the workshop.

Our carefully structured modules made up of lectures, field trips, projects and other activities will introduce you to a range of materials, techniques, processes and skills needed to become a certified Jewellery Designer. 

Department of Jewellery Design

We are honoured to have you become part of our community here at the Jewellery Design Department and we welcome you to join us on our mission towards the achievement of AUCDT’s vision. Learn essential core skills in jewellery making, to build confidence and know-how.

Our carefully structured curriculum made up of lectures, field trips, student internships, projects and other activities will introduce you to a range of materials, techniques, processes and skills needed to become a certified Jewellery Designer. 

Meet the Head of Department

Addo is a jeweller by training and profession who holds a PhD in African Art and Culture, Master’s degree in Fine Art (Jewellery and Metalsmithing) and Bachelor of Arts (Hons) majoring in Metal Products Design from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Ghana. His area of specialization is in jewellery.

After his first degree, Addo ventured into the business world designing, producing managing a private Jewellery shop. In 2010 Addo gained admission into KNUST to pursue a Master of Fine Art (Jewellery and Metalsmithing) programme at the Industrial Art Department and graduated successfully in 2013.

Addo obtained His PhD in African Art and Culture in 2021.

Available Programmes

We're a leading arts private university for the creative industries. We relentlessly innovate, collaborate and connect in ways that turn creative talent into careers.

Meet our awesome Faculty

Jewellery Design

Dr. Andrew R. O. Addo

Head of Department
Jewellery Design

Selete. K. D. Ofori

Lecturer, Jewellery Design
Jewellery Design

Reynold Tawiah-Quashie

Lecturer, Jewellery Design
Jewellery Design

Emmanuel Osei-Bonsu

Principal Technician

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