Oldest Universities in Ghana

Oldest Universities in Ghana


What are the oldest Universities in Ghana? uniRank answers this question by publishing a list of 68 Ghanaian Universities sorted by year of foundation and meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Ghanaian higher education-related organization
  • offering at least three-year bachelor's degrees or postgraduate master's or doctoral degrees
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, non-distance education format

uniRank aims to highlight which Ghanaian Universities have the longest history and tradition and whether this correlates to their uniRank University Ranking.

Oldest Universities in Ghana

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# University Town
1 University of Ghana Legon ...
8 Accra Technical University Accra
30 Tamale Technical University Tamale
2 Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Kumasi ...
18 Kumasi Technical University Kumasi
31 Takoradi Technical University Takoradi
21 Ghana Institute of Journalism Accra
46 Ghana Institute of Languages Accra ...
7 Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration Accra
3 University of Cape Coast Cape Coast
19 University of Professional Studies, Accra Accra
60 Ghana Christian University College Accra
35 Ho Technical University Ho
68 Maranatha University College Accra North
64 University College of Management Studies Accra ...
40 Christian Service University College Santasi-Kumasi
10 Valley View University Accra ...
26 Regional Maritime University Accra
20 Sunyani Technical University Sunyani
37 Cape Coast Technical University Cape Coast
67 Jayee University College Accra
45 Islamic University College, Ghana Accra
57 Spiritan University College Ejisu
5 University for Development Studies Tamale
6 University of Education, Winneba Winneba ...
61 Data Link Institute of Business and Technology Tema ...
23 All Nations University Koforidua
14 Koforidua Technical University Koforidua
12 Central University Tema ...
56 Dr. Hilla Limann Technical University Wa
41 BlueCrest College Accra
27 Wisconsin International University College Accra
39 Methodist University Accra
65 Perez University College Winneba
34 African University College of Communications Accra
24 Garden City University College Kumasi
43 Zenith University College Accra
4 Ashesi University Berekuso
22 Regent University College of Science and Technology Accra
16 Pentecost University Accra
33 Catholic University College of Ghana Sunyani
52 Bolgatanga Technical University Bolgatanga
17 Presbyterian University, Ghana Abetifi ...
11 University of Mines and Technology Tarkwa
54 Advanced Business College Accra
25 Knutsford University College Accra ...
66 University College of Agriculture and Environmental Studies Bunso
13 Ghana Communication Technology University Accra North ...
53 Ghana Baptist University College Abuakwa-Kumasi
42 KAAF University College Kasoa ...
50 Mountcrest University College Accra ...
48 Evangelical Presbyterian University College Ho ...
28 Academic City University College Accra
51 Radford University College Accra
55 Kings University College Accra
47 Dominion University College Accra
38 Accra Institute of Technology Accra
58 West End University College Accra
44 Christ Apostolic University College Kumasi
15 University of Energy and Natural Resources Sunyani
9 University of Health and Allied Sciences Ho
63 Marshalls University College Accra ...
29 Lancaster University, Ghana Accra
32 C.K. Tedam University of Technology and Applied Sciences Navrongo
36 Simon Diedong Dombo University of Business and Integrated Development Studies Wa
59 Kessben College Kuntenase
62 Catholic Institute of Business and Technology Accra North
49 Anglican University College of Technology Teshie
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