Full List of Private Universities in Ghana and Their Tuition Fees
Ghana, a nation on West Africa’s Gulf of Guinea, is known for diverse wildlife, old forts and secluded beaches, such as at Busua. Coastal towns Elmina and Cape Coast contain posubans (native shrines), colonial buildings and castles-turned-museums that serve as testimonials to the slave trade. North of Cape Coast, vast Kakum National Park has a treetop-canopy walkway over the rain forest.
But if you are thinking of studying in a private university in Ghana then , this article is for you.
According to the current world universities ranking the following universities make the top in the list of private universities in Ghana .These universities owned by different organisations and they are affiliated with the public universities i.e. when you graduate from these schools, your certificate will be given by those public universities.
List of Private Universities in Ghana and Their Tuition Fees
- GHANA TECHNOLOGY UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
- ASHESI UNIVERSITY
- PRESBYTERIAN UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
- VALLEY VIEW UNIVERSITY
- WISCONSIN INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY COLLEGE GHANA
- ACCRA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
- CENTRAL UNIVERSITY
- METHODIST UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF GHANA
- CHRISTIAN SERVICE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
- CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF GHANA
- REGENT UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
- PENTECOST UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
- ZENITH UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
- PEREZ UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
- GARDEN CITY UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
- KNUTSFORD UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
- ALL NATIONS UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
- GHANA CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
- GHANA BAPTIST UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
- RADFORD UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
Ghana Technology University College, formerly Ghana Telecom University College is a university founded in 2005 by Ghana Telecom, the national telecommunications company.The university provides bachelor’s degrees and graduate programs, particularly in Telecommunications Engineering and Information and Communications Technologies. It also offers certificate programs, with courses that provide credit for the bachelor’s degree, and other professional development seminars and workshops. GTUC’s main campus is in the Tesano section of Accra, Republic of Ghana. A second campus has been opened in nearby Abeka, a nearby Accra suburb and a satellite campus at Nungua. Apart from Accra there are satellite campuses in Kumasi, Takoradi, Koforidua & Ho.
Tuition Fees: this varies depending on the programe offered, this link gives a full list of programes and their respective fees
Ashesi University is a private, non-profit liberal arts college located in Ghana, West Africa. It offers a four-year bachelors programme grounded in a liberal core curriculum, featuring majors in Business .it was established in 2002 .ASHESI also known as the best University that trains student for industrialization and with the one of the best campus in Ghana Ashesi offers various courses. The University is well known as the Second best Information Technology University in Ghana after Ghana Technology University college.
Tuition Fees: For the 2016/2017 academic year, tuition fees are $3,758 per semester, which also covers textbooks.
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. It was established by the Presbyterian Church of Ghana on 23 November 2003 and inaugurated on 27 March 2004 by the president of Ghana, John Agyekum Kufuor. 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
Tuition Fees: this varies depending on the programe offered, see full list pdf
The Valley View University is a private university located in Oyibi, Accra in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana. It forms part of a worldwide system of over 100 tertiary institutions operated by the Seventh-day Adventist Church.The university began as the Adventist Missionary College and was located in Bekwai-Ashanti. It was transferred to Adentan near Accra in 1983 where it operated in rented facilities until it was relocated to its present site near Oyibi (19 miles down Accra-Dodowa Road). In 1989 and was renamed Valley View College. The National Accreditation Board (Ghana) granted it national accreditation in 1995 thus allowing the university to award her own degrees. Thus, Valley View University became the first private institution in Ghana to be granted national accreditation.
Tuition Fees: pdf
Wisconsin International University College is one of the earliest established private universities in Ghana. It is located at Agbogba Junction near Kwabenya in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana. It was established in January 2000 and is accredited by the National Accreditation Board as a university college and affiliated to the University of Ghana, University of Cape Coast and the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology.
Tuition Fees: In-state: $10,488 Out-of-state: $32,738
The Accra Institute of Technology, is an independent technology-focused research university based in Accra, Ghana. The university comprises six schools and three institutes. AIT is accredited by the National Accreditation Board (Ghana), of the Ministry of Education in Ghana to offer campus-based and open university programs in various fields. The campus-based programs are offered at the undergraduate level in engineering, computer science, information technology and business administration. Affiliated with Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology,Open University Malaysia.
Tuition Fees:Fees for Accra Institute of Technology(1)