Regent University College of Science and Technology

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Regent University College of Science and Technology
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Motto Peace, Justice and Industry
Type Private
Established 2003
Chairman Prof. N. N. Nsowah-Nuamah
Chancellor Rev. Dr. Kwabena Darko
President Rev. Prof. E. Kingsley Kwabena Larbi
Location Accra, Greater Accra Region, Ghana
Website www.regent.edu.gh

The Regent University College of Science and Technology (often referred to as Regent-Ghana) is located in Accra, Ghana. It was registered in September 2003, and received accreditation to operate as a tertiary institution in 2004. In January 2005 it started its lectures with 30 pioneer students at Trinity Campus, Mataheko. Now it has three other satellite campuses, located at Dansoman, Lartebiorkoshie, and Graphic Road. Plans are underway to construct a main campus at the McCarthy Hill.

In the 14th edition of the Webometrics Ranking of World Universities, Regent Ghana, is ranked third best university in Ghana.

Organization[edit]

The University College has three schools - the School of Business and Leadership (SBL), the School of Informatics and Engineering and Technology (SIET), and the School of Research and Graduate Studies (SRGS). The School of Research and Graduate Studies offers four postgraduate degree programmes - Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Science in Statistics, Master of Divinity, and Master of Theology. The MBA programme is jointly offered by Regent University College and the Maastricht School of Management. The School of Research and Graduate Studies provides oversight to all postgraduate programmes. There is also the Language Centre and a newly established Centre for Academic Writing. A number of interdisciplinary programmes cross the boundaries between schools and disciplines.

School of Business and Economics : The School of Business and Economics (SBE) teaches business courses with a strong computing content. The following are the departments under this school and the undergraduate degree programmes they each offer:

Faculties[edit]

Department of Accounting and Finance[edit]

  • BSc (Hons) Accounting and Information Systems
  • BSc (Hons) Banking and Finance with French

Department of Management and Economics[edit]

  • BSc (Hons) Management with Computing
  • BSc (Hons) Economics with Computing
  • BBA eCommerce

Department of Psychology[edit]

  • BSc Human Development and Psychology

Department of Divinity[edit]

  • Bachelor of Theology with Management (Honours)

School of Informatics, Engineering and Technology (SIET)[edit]

The School of Informatics and Engineering (SIE) provides ICT-based university education. The following are the departments under the school and the undergraduate degree programmes they offer:

Department of Informatics[edit]

  • BSc (Hons) Instructional Technology
  • BSc (Hons) Computer Science
  • BSc (Hons) Information Systems Sciences

Department of Engineering & Mathematical Sciences[edit]

BEng (Hons) Applied Electronics & Systems Engineering[edit]

  • Telecommunications Engineering Option
  • Computer Engineering Option
  • Instrumentation Engineering Option

Postgraduate studies[edit]

Accredited postgraduate degree programmes that the university offers are:

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Science in Statistics
  • Master of Divinity
  • Master of Theology
  • M.Eng in Electrical Engineering and Information Technology

Affiliations[edit]

The university is affiliated to five other universities.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "PARTNER UNIVERSITIES, ALLIANCES AND AGREEMENTS". Official Website. Regent University College of Science and Technology. 2007. Archived from the original on 14 February 2007. Retrieved 2007-03-14. 
  2. ^ "Accredited Institutions – University Colleges". National Accreditation Board. Retrieved 2007-03-06. 
  3. ^ "Affiliates - Regent University College of Science and Technology". Retrieved 19 September 2014. 
  4. ^ "acadiau.ca". Retrieved 19 September 2014. 
  5. ^ "fh-deggendorf.de". Retrieved 19 September 2014. 
  6. ^ "Affiliations – Deggendorf University of Applied Sciences". Official Website. Regent University College of Science and Technology. 2007. Archived from the original on 13 June 2007. Retrieved 2007-03-14. 
  7. ^ "wheelock.edu". Retrieved 19 September 2014. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 5°33′33″N 0°13′37″W / 5.55917°N 0.22694°W / 5.55917; -0.22694