This Ashesi graduate on a path to becoming a leading artificial intelligence researcher

From a small farming community in rural Ghana with no internet access, this inspiring Ashesi graduate is on a path to becoming one of Ghana’s leading artificial intelligence researchers. Maxwell Aladago arrived at Ashesi University on a full scholarship with a very limited idea of how computers worked. Four years later, he was developing artificial […]

Disability is not inabilty: Tertiary students undertake a life-affirming project

A team of students from selected tertiary institutions in Ghana are embarking on a project intended to affect many lives positively and ultimately contribute significantly to societal development. The project, dubbed “Strength In Disability” (SID), is a joint effort of the Ghana Association of Disability and Rehabilitation Students (GADRES -KNUST) and other institutions which basically […]

UEW impasse: Afful-Broni is the “legal, legitimate” VC – Napo

Education Minister, Mathew Opoku Prempeh, has backed the current Vice Chancellor of the University of Education, Winneba, Professor Anthony Afful-Broni,  saying “there’s only one Vice-Chancellor” at the University. Mr. Prempeh’s support comes on the back of brewing tensions in the University with a combined team of National Security Operatives and Police Personnel chasing out some […]

KNUST Alum shines at China’s leading university

A Ghanaian student, Mr Musah Frimpong, who graduated with a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Tsinghua University, in China, has been recognised by the University. Mr Frimpong majored in International Development and Governance at the School of Public Policy and Management, at Tsinghua University. At the graduation ceremony held in June for 2,279 Doctorates […]

Nominations Open for Ghanaian Students And Corporate Entities For National Students Awards, 2019

The Network of Scholars in Africa(NSA), organizers of the National Students’ Awards have open nominations for National Students’ Awards, 2019. The outfit has said in its release signed by the Public Affairs Director, Mr. Robert Kumi Adu-Gyamfi. The National Students’ Awards recognize the contribution of individuals, corporate entities and students who have been developing education […]

SRC and Local NUGS Executives Should be pragmatic in decision making – Albert Anum Advices

Master Albert Anum, Local NUGS President of the University of Professional and member of the Electoral Commission of the Ghana Union of Professional Studies (GUPS) is calling on all SRC and Local NUGS Executives of all campuses to be pragmatic and firm in their decisions concerning students’ politics. Moving into the next national congress of […]

Proposed varsity fees yet to reach parliament; don’t blame us for delay – Nortsu-Kortoe

Member of Parliament for Akatsi North Constituency and Ranking Member on Parliament’s Education Committee, Hon. Peter Nortsu-Kortoe has revealed that Parliament is yet to receive the proposed fees schedule for public universities in the country. This comes at a time when managements of public universities in Ghana are complaining of lack of funds for their […]

See 2019 ranking of universities in Ghana

The January 2019 edition of Webometrics Ranking of World Universities on tertiary institutions in Ghana has been released. The rankings featured 66 Ghanaian institutions. Indicators used for the ranking were Presence, Impact, Transparency and Excellence. University of Ghana was ranked 1st with Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, University of Cape Coast and University […]

Ashesi University ranked 7th in ‘Ghana universities ranking’

The  Ashesi University has been ranked the 7th best university in Ghana by Webometrics. The ranking placed the University of Ghana is the country’s leading tertiary institution, the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology in second Position and University of Cape Coast placed third. Privately owned Garden City University College, placed fifth ahead of […]

Garden City University College oust UEW, Ashesi, GIMPA to rank 5th in Top Ghana universities ranking

Privately owned Garden City University College has been ranked the 5th best university in Ghana ahead of University of Education, Winneba (6th) and Ashesi University (7th) by Webometrics The ranking placed the University of Ghana is the country’s leading tertiary institution, the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology in second Position and University of […]