Chief’s musketry kills first year UDS student

A first year student of the University for Development Studies (UDS) has been killed by a musketeer of the chief of Bomaa in the Tano North Municipality of the Ahafo region, Otempatadwanso Opoku Agyemang reports. The twenty-one-year-old student, whose name has been given as Raymond Kesse was escorting the chief, carrying his footrest to […]

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 […]

Parliament Approves UDS Wa Campus Conversion

Parliament has endorsed the conversion of the Wa Campus of the University of Development Studies (UDS) into an autonomous university. The new university, DGN Online, is informed, is to be known as the University of Business and Integrated Development Studies. Minister of State in charge of Tertiary Education, Prof. Kwesi Yankah, moved the motion in Parliament […]

UDS ranked 4th in ‘Ghana universities ranking’

The University for Development Studies has been ranked the 4rd 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. Read Also: University of Ghana ranked 1st best university […]

UDS releases 2019/2020 admission list

The University for Development Studies (UDS) has released the list of successful undergraduate applicants admitted to pursue its various programs. Read Also: UMaT releases first batch of 2019 admission list The list includes that of those who applied to pursue the following programs;   BEd Mathematical Sciences BEd Social Science BEd Basic Education Studies BA Integrated […]

Zeinab Denderi becomes UDS’s first ever female SRC President

The SRC Presidential run-off of the Nyankala Campus took place today. History was made as the process produced UDS’s first ever female SRC President. The Nyankpala Campus’s Students Representative Council (SRC) is the first council of the UDS and has over the pass 26 years always had a male President. Read Also: Ex-President Rawlings rejects offer to […]

UDS WA campus: EC disqualifies all SRC presidential aspirants

Six (6) aspirants for the Wa Campus SRC Presidency has been disqualified. In a circular published (on the 15th of March, 2019), the electoral commission indicated it will be opening new nominations. The Wa Campus 2018/2019 SRC Electoral Commission’s vetting committee completed its vetting process some days ago. A proceeding circular released rather brought shock […]

UDS beats Nigeria, Egypt & Senegal to make semis at 2019 African Universities Olympics

Cairo, Egypt is playing host to the 1st edition of the African Universities Olympics. The event is organised by the Association of African Universities, Al-Azhar University and All Africa Students Union – supported by the Arab Republic of Egypt. The men’s football team of University for Development Studies (UDS) is representing Ghana at the Games. […]

UDS Student wins African Student Football Union Cup best player

The men’s football team of the University for Development Studies (UDS) earlier today, played in the final of the African Student Football Union, Nigeria 2019 Read Also: UDS places 2nd in African Student Football Union Cup, Nigeria 2019 The team however, came short of winning the trophy Read Also: UDS thumps NUST of Zimbabwe in African Student […]