Methodist University College Ghana

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Methodist University College Ghana
Methodist University College Ghana (MUCG) crest.jpg
Arms of the Methodist University College Ghana
Motto Excellence Morality Service
Type Private
Established October 2000
Principal Prof. Akwasi Asabere-Ameyaw
Students 4000
Address Methodist University College Ghana, P.O. Box DC 940, Dansoman, Accra, Accra, Greater Accra Region, Ghana
5°33′58″N 0°15′41″W / 5.56611°N 0.26139°W / 5.56611; -0.26139Coordinates: 5°33′58″N 0°15′41″W / 5.56611°N 0.26139°W / 5.56611; -0.26139
Campus Urban area
Colours Black, True Blue, White and Electric crimson
Affiliations University of Ghana
Methodist University College Ghana (MUCG) logo.jpg

The Methodist University College Ghana is a private university in Ghana. It is located at Accra in the Greater Accra Region. It was established in October 2000[1] by the Methodist Church Ghana after being granted accreditation by the National Accreditation Board in August 2000.[1][2] Academic work started in November 2000 at the Wesley Grammar School campus.[3]


The university has five faculties. Each is made up of departments which report to their respective deans.[3][4]

Faculty of Business Administration[edit]

  • Accounting Department
  • Banking and Finance Department
  • Human Resource Management and Management Studies Department
  • Marketing Department

Faculty of Arts and General Studies[edit]

  • Languages Department
  • General Studies Department
  • Religious Studies and Department
  • Music and Theatre Studies Department

Faculty of Social Studies[edit]

  • Economics Department
  • Psychology Department
  • Social Work Department

Faculty of Informatics and Mathematical Sciences[edit]

  • Information Technology Department
  • Mathematics and Statistics Departments
  • Actuarial Science

Faculty of Applied Sciences[edit]

  • General Agriculture and Agribusiness Department.
  • Agroprocessing Department
  • Nursing Department.[3]


There are three campuses.

  • Dansoman Campus: This is the main campus of the university, in an Accra suburb.
  • Tema Campus: Satellite campus on the premises of the Tema Methodist Day Secondary School.
  • Wenchi Campus: B.Sc. General Agriculture, Diploma in General Nursing, Certificate programmes in Agrobusiness, Agro-processing and Horticulture are run from this campus.[3]


The university has been officially affiliated to the University of Ghana since October 2002.[1][2][5]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c "About the University". Official Website. Methodist University College Ghana. 2007. Archived from the original on May 6, 2007. Retrieved 2007-03-15. 
  2. ^ a b "Accredited Institutions - University Colleges". National Accreditation Board. Archived from the original on 2007-10-19. Retrieved 2007-03-06. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Projects - Education - Private Tertiary Institutions". Official Website. Methodist Church Ghana. 2005. Archived from the original on 2007-09-29. Retrieved 2007-03-15. 
  4. ^ "Faculties of MCUG". Official Website. Methodist University College Ghana. 2007. Archived from the original on May 6, 2007. Retrieved 2007-03-15. 
  5. ^ "About Us - Profile of the University". Official Website. University of Ghana. 2005. Archived from the original on 2007-02-10. Retrieved 2007-03-15. 

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