UNIVERSITIES IN GHANA AND THEIR RANKING

UNIVERSITIES IN GHANA AND THEIR RANKING

UNIVERSITIES IN GHANA AND THEIR RANKING

UNIVERSITIES IN GHANA AND THEIR RANKING
UNIVERSITIES IN GHANA AND THEIR RANKING

The Republic of Ghana is one of the leading countries of Africa and the sub Saharan African country to achieve independence from colonial rule.

It is located along the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean, in the sub region of West Africa.

The country has a significant natural affluence and characterized by lots of swanky forests and various kinds of fauna. Sandy beaches along a picturesque coast and hills and valleys made of rocks as old as 540 million to 4 billion years old are seen in the country.

Ghanaian education system follows the British model which is considered one of the best systems in West Africa.

It has a respectable education system which is recognized internationally and intercontinental.

There are several public institutions in Ghana namely University of Ghana, University of Mines and Technology, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, University of Health and Allied Sciences, University of Cape Coast, University College of Education, University for Development Studies, and University of Energy and Natural Resources, to mention a few.

UNIVERSITIES IN GHANA AND THEIR RANKING
UNIVERSITIES IN GHANA AND THEIR RANKING

University of Ghana is a unique university that holds an excellent reputation, it was established in the year 1948 at Legon.

It is the best university yet in rank by overall appraisal, and yes, it is open to many African and European students.

It is located in Legon which is about 12km from the center of Accra.

University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa started in 1952 as the Tarkwa Technical Institute.

It was restructured later on to become the Tarkwa School of Mines in 2004 to train its students for the mining and allied industries in Ghana.

The school provides advanced education in mining, technology and related sciences which spurs the nation in the area of mining and technology.

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology is another outstanding institution that was established in 1952.

It stands as the foremost center of excellence in Africa for imparting knowledge in science and technology, thereby producing high caliber graduates that applies the training to the field work after graduation.

Most of these universities create an enabling environment that makes them increasingly relevant to national and global progress through cutting-edge research as well as high quality teaching and learning.

They also serve as a home to a growing number of international students, hailing from over 70 countries.

In order to know moreĀ about the universities in Ghana and their ranking. check the table below.

Note that, the criteria used here are the accreditation status, license, length of degree courses and structure of lectures in individual universities.

It can be conventional face-to-face or distant education arrangement.

UNIVERSITIES IN GHANA AND THEIR RANKING
UNIVERSITIES IN GHANA AND THEIR RANKING

GHANAIAN UNIVERSITIES BY RANKING

Rank University Location Year of Establishment Impact Rank
1. University of Ghana Legon 1948 3352
2. Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Kumasi 1952 4626
3. University of Cape Coast Cape Coast 1962 8915
4. University for Development Studies Tamale 1992 11300
5. University of Education, Winneba Winneba 1992 8852
6. Garden City University College Kumasi 2001 1902
7. Ashesi University College Berekuso 2002 7473
8. Ghana Telecom University College Accra 2005 7306

 

9. University of Mines & Technology Tarkwa Tarkwa 2004 14412

 

10. Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration Accra 1961 12239
11. University for Development Studies Tamale 1992 11300
12. Valley View University Accra 1979 13775
13. Central University Accra 1988 15673
14. University of Energy and Natural Resources Sunyani 2012 16307
15. Ghana Technology University College Accra North 2005 7306
16. Regent University College of Science and Technology Accra 2003 17862
17. University of Mines and Technology Tarkwa 2004 14412
18. Presbyterian University College Abetifi 2003 10520
20. African University College of Communications Accra 2002 22428
22. Accra Technical University Accra 1949 12627
23. All Nations University College Koforidua 2005 14504
24. Ho Technical University Ho 1968 20755
25. University of Energy and Natural Resources Sunyani 2012 16307
26. University of Professional Studies Accra 1965 15904
27. Koforidua Technical University Koforidua 1997 17577
28. Lancaster University, Ghana Accra 2013
29. Regional Maritime University Accra 2007 17862
30. Kumasi Technical University Kumasi 1954 22847
31. Accra Institute of Technology Accra 2009 16950
32. Christian Service University College

 

Kumasi 1974 18530
33. University of Health and Allied Sciences

 

Ho 2011 18079
34. Pentecost University College Accra 2003 16998
35. Methodist University College Accra 2000 16040
36. Knutsford University College Accra 2008 15581
37. Wisconsin International University College Accra 2000 17913
39. Takoradi Technical University Takoradi 1954 20510
40. Ghana Institute of Journalism Accra 1959
41. Zenith University College Accra 2001 19893
42. Catholic University College of Ghana Sunyani 2003 17309
43. Sunyani Technical University Sunyani 1967 23193
44. Islamic University College, Ghana Accra 1988
45. BlueCrest College Accra 2000
46. Webster University Ghana Accra 2013
47. University College of Management Studies Accra 1974 22428
48. Cape Coast Technical University Cape Coast 1986 24134
49. Radford University College Accra 2009 20439
50. Anglican University College of Technology Teshie 2008 22428
51. Ghana Baptist University College Abuakwa-Kumasi 2006 19778
52. Ghana Christian University College Accra 1974 27123
53. Ghana Institute of Languages Accra 1961
54. KAAF University College Kasoa 2007 23518
55. Kings University College Accra 2009 21757
56. Evangelical Presbyterian University College Ho 2008 21411
57. Marshalls University College Accra 2007 22847
58. Tamale Polytechnic Tamale 1963 22743
59. Kessben College Kuntenase 2012
60. Mountcrest University College Accra 2008 26320
61. Christ Apostolic University College Kumasi 2010 23299
62. Laweh Open University College Accra 2014 25355
63. Dominion University College Accra 2009 21951
64. Bolgatanga Polytechnic Bolgatanga 1993 23775
65. National Film and Television Institute Accra 1978 19304
66. Data Link Institute Tema 1993 23190
67. West End University College Accra 2010 23075
68. University College of Agriculture and Environmental Studies Bunso 1963 24384
69. Jayee University College Accra 1988 23075
70. Spiritan University College Ejisu 1990
71. Advanced Business College Accra 2005
72. Wa Polytechnic Wa 1999
73. Perez University College Winneba 2001 26461
74. Maranatha University College Accra 1972 24622
75. Concord Business College Accra 1887 25355
76. Catholic Institute of Business and Technology Accra 2007

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