Presbyterian University College

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Presbyterian University College, Ghana
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Presbyterian University College, Ghana
Motto Discipline in Leadership
Type Private/Public
Established 23 November 2003[1]
Affiliation Christian (Presbyterian)
Chairman Prof. Edwin Akonno Gyasi
Chancellor vacant
President Rev Prof. Emmanuel Adow Obeng
Location Abetifi-Kwahu, Ghana
Campus Okwahu (Abetifi), Asante-Akyem (Agogo), Akuapem (Akropong), Tema
Website www.presbyuniversity.edu.gh

The Presbyterian University College, Ghana is a partially private & public university located at Abetifi-Kwahu in the Eastern Region of Ghana. It is one of the new universities in Ghana granted accreditation by the National Accreditation Board.[2] It was established by the Presbyterian Church of Ghana on 23 November 2003[1] and inaugurated on 27 March 2004 by the president of Ghana, John Agyekum Kufuor.[3] It has been ranked the best private university in Ghana and third best after the University of Ghana and KNUST by world university ranking website webometrics.

Organization[edit]

The university has four campuses at Abetifi-Kwahu, Akropong-Akuapem in the Eastern Region, Asante Akyem-Agogo in the Ashanti Region and the city campus at Tema in the Greater Accra Region. Each of these campuses has its own set of faculties and other facilities.

Abetifi-Kwahu campus[edit]

Faculty of Engineering[edit]

  • Department of Civil Engineering
  • Department of Computer Engineering
  • Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Department of Metallurgy and Materials Engineering
  • Department of Geomatic Engineering

Faculty of Information and Communications Technology[edit]

  • Department of Information and Communication Science
  • Department of Information and Communication Technology

Faculty of Science[edit]

  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Physics

Asante Akyem campus[edit]

Faculty of Agricultural Sciences[edit]

  • Department of Agriculture Economics
  • Department of Agricultural Production Technology
  • Department of Animal Science
  • Department of Crop Science
  • Department of Horticulture

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences[edit]

  • Department of Child Health
  • Department of Community Health
  • Department of Medicine
  • Department of Nursing
  • Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Department of Pharmacy
  • Department of Physician Assistant
  • Department of Public Health
  • Department of Surgery
  • Department of anesthetic

Faculty of Science[edit]

  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Physics
  • Department of Optometry [4]

Akuapem campus[edit]

Faculty of Art and Culture[edit]

  • Department of Cultural Studies
  • Department of Design and General Art Studies
  • Department of Industrial Art
  • Department of Integrated Rural Art and Industry
  • Department of Painting and Sculpture

Faculty of Development Studies[edit]

  • Department of Architecture
  • Department of Building Technology
  • Department of Development Planning
  • Department of Environmental Studies
  • Department of Human Resource Development
  • Department of Labour Studies
  • Department of Tourism and Hotel Management

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences[edit]

  • Department of Economics
  • Department of Geography
  • Department of Land Management
  • Department of Languages
  • Department of Modern Governance
  • Department of Religion and Mission Studies [5]

Okwahu Campus[edit]

  • BSc./B.A. Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
  • BSc. Business Administration
  • BSc. Mathematics
  • BSc. Business Economics [6]

Tema Campus[edit]

  • Bsc. Business Administration
  • Bsc. Business Economics [7]

Affiliations[edit]

The university is affiliated to the University of Ghana.And Kwame Nkrumah university of science and technology[8][9]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Presbyterian University College – Historical Background". Official website. Presbyterian University College Foundation. 2006. Retrieved 2007-03-14. 
  2. ^ "Accredited Institutions – University Colleges". National Accreditation Board. 2005. Retrieved 2007-03-14. 
  3. ^ "Presbyterian University College Inaugurated". Ghanaweb.com. Ghana Home Page. 27 March 2004. Retrieved 2007-03-14. 
  4. ^ "Asante Akyem Campus". Official website. PUCG. Retrieved 2015-01-22. 
  5. ^ "Akuapem Campus". Official website. PUCG. Retrieved 2015-01-22. 
  6. ^ "Okwahu Campus". Official website. PUCG. Retrieved 2015-01-22. 
  7. ^ "Tema Campus". Official website. PUCG. Retrieved 2015-01-22. 
  8. ^ "Institutional Affiliations". Official website. University of Ghana. Retrieved 2016-11-25. 
  9. ^ "Accreditation and affiliation". Official website. Presbyterian University College. 2016. Retrieved 2016-11-25. 

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