Presbyterian University College

country rank  14
world rank  9175

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University Overview

Established in 2003, Presbyterian University College is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small town of Abetifi (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Eastern Region. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Asante Akyem, Akuapem and Tema. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Accreditation Board, Ghana (National Accreditation Board, Ghana), Presbyterian University College (PUCG) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Presbyterian religion. Presbyterian University College (PUCG) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 14 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. PUCG also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Acronym PUCG
Founded 2003
Motto Discipline in Leadership
Colours Blue, red, white and green

University Location

Address PO Box 59
Abetifi (population range: 2,500-9,999)
233 Eastern Region
T +233 (34) 203 0037
F +233 (34) 203 0038
Other locations Asante Akyem, Akuapem and Tema

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office PO Box 59
Abetifi 233
+233 (34) 2030037

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 50-99
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Presbyterian Christian-Presbyterian

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Presbyterian University College's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
National Accreditation Board, Ghana

Year of first Accreditation


  • University of Cape Coast (UCC)
  • University of Ghana (UG)
  • Kwame Nkrumah university of Science and Technology (KNUST)

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018