Private Universities In Ghana

List Of Private Universities In Ghana

Private Universities in Ghana are more than public universities.

Currently there is only one private University. Please note that the others are classified as University Colleges by the National Accreditation Board of Ghana University Colleges.
These are Private institutions of higher learning offering degree programs and affiliating to a University (ies)

  • Private University Colleges Affiliated to the University of Ghana

Catholic University College of Ghana, Fiapre, Sunyani
Christian Service University College, Kumasi
Islamic University College, Ghana, East Legon
Methodist University College Ghana, Dansoman, Accra
Pentecost University College, Sowutuom, Accra
Presbyterian University College, Abetifi-Kwahu
African University College of Communications, Accra
Wisconsin International University College, Accra (NB – Also affiliated to the University of Cape Coast)

  • Private University Colleges Affiliated to Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology

Regent University College of Science and Technology, Accra
All Nations University, Koforidua

University College of Agriculture and Environmental Studies

Accra Institute Of Technology (AIT) (NB – Also affiliated to the  Open University of Malaysia (OUM))

  • Private University Colleges Affiliated to University of Cape Coast

Ashesi University College, Labone, Accra
Baptist University College, Abuakwa, Kumasi
Central University College, Mataheko, Accra
EP University, Ho
Garden City University College, Kumasi
Maranatha University College, Accra
Pan African Christian University College

  • Private University Colleges Affiliated to the University of  Education

Ghana Christian University College winneba

  • Private University Colleges Affiliated to Karunya Institute of Technology & Science, India
BlueCrest College (formerly NIIT Ghana College)
  • Others

Anglican University College of Technology, Accra
Data Link University College, Tema
Ghana Telecom University College, Tesano, Accra
Knutsford (University)College, East Legon, Accra.
Premier Institute of Law Enforcement Management and Administration
University College of Management Studies, Accra

For update on Accredited private Universities in Ghana please visit the websites of the National Accreditation Board (NAB)

  • How many private universities are in Ghana?

1 There are nine national universities in Ghana.

2 Nine additional professional institutions have been accorded public university status.

3 There are seven institutions in the Chartered private tertiary institutions category.

  • How can I get admission in Ghana university?
Basically, what you will be required of for gaining admission into any of the Ghanaian university is six credit passes in your WAEC exams which must include compulsory subjects such as English, one science subject, and mathematics
  • Which university has the biggest campus in Ghana?

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) is a university in Kumasi, Ashanti, Ghana. The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology is the public university established in the country, as well as the largest university in the Kumasi Metropolis and in the Ashanti Region.

  • What is the oldest university in Ghana?

The University of Ghana is the oldest and largest of the thirteen Ghanaian universities and tertiary institutions.

  • How much is University of Ghana admission forms?

They should use the following link to access the online application form for completion and submission. All applicants are expected to pay to the University a non-refundable application processing fee of US$110.00. This fee can be paid directly or wire transferred into the University of Ghana ECOBANK Account.

  • Who was the first woman university graduate in Ghana?

Elizabeth Frances Baaba Sey (née Biney) ) was the first female graduate of the University of Ghana.

  • Which university has the biggest library in Ghana?

The University of Ghana (Balme Library) in Legon has holdings of around 362,000 volumes and is the largest research library in Ghana.

  • Is D7 accepted in University of Ghana?

Currently, public universities do not accept D7 for core subjects in admission purposes.