Valley View University

country rank  8
world rank  7584

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University Overview

Founded in 1979, Valley View University is a private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Accra (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Greater Accra. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Techiman, Accra, Kumasi, Tamale, Takoradi. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Accreditation Board, Ghana (National Accreditation Board, Ghana), Valley View University (VVU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Adventist religion. Valley View University (VVU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 40 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Ghanaian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym VVU
Founded 1979
Motto Excellence, Integrity, Service
Colours Blue, gold and white

University Location

Address PO Box DT 595 Adentan
Accra (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
Greater Accra
Ghana
T +233 (307) 011 832
F +233 (21) 508 998
Other locations Techiman, Accra, Kumasi, Tamale, Takoradi

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
International
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office PO Box DT 595 Adentan
Accra
+233 (307) 011867

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 700-799
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Adventist Christian-Adventist Seventh Day Adventist - www.adventist.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

National Accreditation Board, Ghana


Year of first Accreditation

1997


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Adventist Accrediting Association (AAA)

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019