About: The story of Madina Institute of Science and Technology (MIST) started in 2013. It was established by the Madina Foundation for Science and Technology (MFST); a not-for-profit organisation established to provide quality tertiary education to the millions of individuals who aspire to acquire and advance knowledge in science and technology. The foundation, since its inception, has established several basic schools and high schools, including one solely for orphans. Directors of MFST see the establishment of MIST as a logical capstone to their efforts at providing quality but affordable education to the youth of Ghana and beyond, to harness their creative and innovative potential to contribute to the development of their communities. The Institute commenced operation with three schools: School of Engineering, School of Business and Technology, and School of Liberal Arts and Sciences. It also envisages establishing School of Allied Sciences in the near future. Building on its heritage, MIST upholds to traditional Islamic values and ethics and purposefully integrates the highest academic and professional standards in its teaching, research, and community service.
About: AsanSka College of Design and Technology is a tertiary institution pioneering innovative and progressive programmes in higher education using state of the art facilities, employment ready, recession proof educational programmes and innovative teaching and learning models in a student-centered learning environment to empower learners towards self-reliance. These can be achieved through proper governance of the College and the alignment of all officers (executive or non-executive) of the College to the vision and mission of the institution.The mission of ACDT is to train both professional and non-professional artisans as well as conduct research and disseminate knowledge and contribute to technical/vocational education policy formulation and development.
About: History The College has its roots in Ghana Telecom’s flagship Training Centre, which was one of a kind in West Africa. It was first used as a Royal Air Force (RAF) Training School during the Second World War and subsequently handed to Cable and Wireless to train Telecommunications Technicians for British West African Countries ( i.e., Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, and The Gambia). The Training Centre progressed rapidly through deregulation and privatization to become the main source of teaching and certification in Telecommunications Engineering for Ghana Telecom employees as well as other institutions in Ghana and West Africa. In 2005, Ghana Telecom’s management upgraded the infrastructure and equipment to modern standards in preparation for converting the training centre into a university for telecommunication and multimedia engineering & information technology. Mission GTUC is a center for academic excellence providing an enabling environment for quality teaching and learning, research, intellectual creativity, innovation and service to community. The University will promote relevant cutting-edge technology, leadership development and an enterprise culture to deliver value to Ghana and the world
KOFI ANNAN INTERNATIONAL PEACEKEEPING TRAINING CENTER(KIPTC)
About: About us The Ghana Ministry of Defence (MoD) established the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) in 1998 and commissioned it in 2004. The purpose was to build upon and share Ghana’s five decades of internationally acclaimed experience and competence in peace operations with other states in the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) region and the rest of Africa. This was in recognition of the need for training military, police and civilian men and women to meet the changing demands of multidimensional peace operations. The Centre is one of the three (3) Peacekeeping Training Centres of Excellence mandated by the ECOWAS to offer training in peacekeeping and Peace Support Operations (PSO) in Africa. About North-East Aerial View of the Centre The Centre delivers training courses in three thematic areas; Peace Support Operations, Conflict Management and Peace and Security Studies and also runs Masters and PhD programmes in same. The KAIPTC has a world-class research department that undertakes research in the thematic areas in Peace and Security. Located in Accra, Ghana, the KAIPTC is an internationally-recognized institution and has till date trained and tutored over 15,000 participants and students since its inception. KAIPTC is one of three institutions designated by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) as a regional Centre of Excellence for the delivery of training and research in the areas of conflict prevention, management and peacebuilding. The KAIPTC has to date offered over 400 courses in diverse aspects of peace support operations for over 11,000 military, police and civilian personnel. KAIPTC develops and delivers internationally recognized multidimensional and integrated Peace Support Operations training courses and also collaborates with partners to host peace and security programmes and activities at regional and continental levels
About: With the resources and opportunities of a major research college in a welcoming, the College of Integrated Healthcare offers a unique learning experience to over 220 students. The College has two main campuses namely the North Campus and South Campus. The North Campus which is located at Gausu Extension, Obuasi, houses the Administration block, the College Phytomedical Clinic and the Department of Medical Laboratory Technology. The South Campus on the other hand is located at Nhyiaeso a suburb of Obuasi. This is the main campus of the College and houses the Departments of Midwifery and Complementary Healthcare Programmes. The College of Integrated Healthcare is affiliated to the University of Cape Coast. Accreditation is by the National Accreditation Board of the Ministry of Education. The college is also accredited by the following Professional Bodies under the Ministry of Health: Nursing and Midwifery Council, Allied Health Professions Council and Traditional Medicine Practice Council.
About: The University of Education, Winneba (UEW) was established in September, 1992 as a University College under PNDC Law 322. On 14th May, 2004 the University of Education Act, Act 672 was enacted to upgrade the status of the University College of Education of Winneba to the status of a full University. The University College of Education of Winneba brought together seven diploma awarding colleges located in different towns under one umbrella institution. These Colleges were the Advanced Teacher Training College, the Specialist Training College and the National Academy of Music, all at Winneba; the School of Ghana Languages, Ajumako; the College of Special Education, Akwapim-Mampong; the Advanced Technical Training College, Kumasi; and the St. Andrews Agricultural Training College, Mampong-Ashanti. The three sites in Winneba now referred to as the Winneba campus is the seat of the Vice-Chancellor with satellite campuses at Kumasi, Mampong and Ajumako.
About: The establishment of the University College was initiated and facilitated by Dr. John Buuck, President of Wisconsin International University (WIU) in the United States of America and Rev. Dr. Paul K. Fynn of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Ghana in 1998. It received its Interim Accreditation in January 2000 under the name University College of Wisconsin International University - Ghana (UCWIU-Gh). It was thus one of the first private universities to receive accreditation. It began its operations in August 2000 under Rev. David Asante Dartey as the Director and Togbe Kwao Anipati IV as Dean of Academic Studies with nine International MBA students, the first MBA programme to be run by a Private University in Ghana.Established as a Limited Liability Company, Wisconsin International University College, Ghana (WIUC-Gh) has been accredited by the National Accreditation Board (NAB) and is affiliated to the University of Ghana, Legon and the university of Cape Coast and recently to Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST)
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE AND ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES
About: The University College of Agriculture and Environmental Studies (UCAES) is a tertiary education initiative by the Akyem Abuakwa Traditional Council under the authority of the Okyenhene, Osagyefuo Amoatia Ofori Panin.The proposed university college was registered in October 2006. The institution is located at Bunso, within the serene vicinity of the Cocoa College in the East Akyem Municipality of the Eastern Region. The National Accreditation Board (NAB) of Ghana has granted the University College both the Institutional and Programme accreditation with effect from January 2011. The University College is also affiliated to the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology.
About: MIT is a privately owned independent Science and Technology focused university committed to academic excellence coupled with moral discipline and integrity, deploying cutting edge technology and supported by dedicated Research & Development staff. MIT (GH) has adopted the open university approach to education delivery in order to dramatically improve enrollment and widen the access to tertiary education especially to the youth and the working class.
About: Perez University College (PERUC) formerly Pan African Christian University College (PACUC) is an educational initiative of the Perez Chapel International with the vision to produce highly trained human resource through academic excellence, Christian character development, commitment to knowledge, research and action. Perez Chapel International recently acquired PERUC, a brain child of Church of God World Missions. Located at Gomoa Pomadze – Winneba, PACUC was the first accredited private University College in the Central Region of Ghana