Catholic University College of Ghana

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Catholic University College of Ghana

Numerous distinguished Catholic Universities have been established all across the world by the Catholic Church, inclusive is the Catholic University College of Ghana. The university is among the very dignified private universities. Over the years the Catholic University of Ghana has moved to gain higher reputation nationally as well as international recognition. The university is located in Ghana specifically at Fiapre, Sunyani in the Brong Ahafo Region. It was granted accreditation by the National Accreditation Board on 4 December 2002. The first batch of students started on 3 March 2003. The formal inauguration of the university was on 13 November 2003

Introduction:
Education, arguably, is the key to human growth and development of a society or nation. Qualitative, innovative, practical and holistic education is the hallmark of the complete Catholic education world over. Catholic University College of Ghana, Fiapre is just one of such acclaimed Catholic Institutions.

Mission: To promote academic excellence, moral or ethical values, as well as the integral personal development of its students and their commitment to service.

Vision: To create a Unique University that can make a distinctive contribution to national development as an institution of academic and technical excellence, whose products are endowed with real practical ability, a moral vision of life and a profound  religious motivation for service in all spheres of life.

Goal: The goal of the Catholic University among other things is to establish a home of academic and technical excellence, provide holistic education and training; discipline and moral excellence; and instill commitment to service.

Objective (s)
In fulfillment of its goal, CUCG is determined to:

  1. Inculcate high moral standards and impart gospel values to the students in their integral formation in the course of their University education;
  2. Support the development of efforts of the country through emphasis on science and technology (and in particular, Information Technology) and ensure that the University remain relevant and forward looking;
  3. Promote cultural values and ideals through relevant courses and research and in this way contribute to social solidarity, cohesion and advance enculturation;
  4. Help the individual to realize his/her potential;
  5. Produce a new type of students:
  6. Capable of adapting to the changing work environment;
  7. With skills, technical literacy and competence in computers, numeracy, etc.;
  8. Very knowledgeable of the current trends in local and international affairs; and
  9. Capable of making a positive contribution to his/her society.

Organization

Faculty of Economic and Business Administration

This faculty runs programmes leading to the award of the following degrees.

  • BSc Management
  • BSc Economics
  • BSc Banking and Finance
  • Bsc Accounting
  • Bsc Human Resource Management
  • BSc Procurement and Supply Chain Management
  • BSc Management and Organisational Development
  • Bsc Marketing

POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMS

  • MBA Accounting
  • MBA Finance
  • MBA Human Resource Management
  • MBA Marketing

Faculty of Information and Communication Sciences and Technology

This faculty has produced four-year programmes leading to a

  • BSc in Computer Science.
  • Bsc in Actuarial Science
  • Bsc in Mathematics with Economics
  • Bsc in Information Technology (Networking & Security)
  • Bsc in Information Technology (Computer Application )

Faculty of Religious Studies

  • BA Religious Studies

POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMS

  • M.A Religious Studies and Pastoral Ministry

Faculty of Public Health and Allied Sciences

This faculty has produced four-year programmes leading to a

  • BSc in Public Health ( Health Management Option, Health Informatics Option, Health Education Option)
  • Bsc in General Nursing
  • Msc Public Health
  • Mphil Public Health

Faculty of Education

  • Bachelor of Education in English (B.Ed. English)
  • Bachelor of Education in Mathematics (B.Ed. Mathematics)
  • Bachelor of Education in Computer Science (B.Ed. Computer Science)
  • Bachelor of Education in Accounting (B.Ed. Accounting)
  • Bachelor of Education in Geography (B.Ed. Geography)
  • Bachelor of Education in Religious Studies (B.Ed. Religious Studies)
  • Diploma in Basic Education for Non-Degree holders
  • One-Year Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) for Degree Holders
  • Post-graduate Diploma in Education

The Centre for Enrichment Studies

  • Certificate in English Language
  • Certificate in French Language

The Centre for Applied Research, Consultancy and Community Outreach

The centre promotes research within the University and be a creative link with the local communities.

Affiliations

The university has a number of affilitations with other educational institutions.

  • University of Ghana
  • Boston College, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
  • Catholic University of America, Washington, DC, USA
  • Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Contact Us

Catholic University College of Ghana, Fiapre

Post Office Box 363, Sunyani,

Ghana, West Africa

Tel: 03520- 94624 / 94658
Website:  www.cug.edu.gh
E-mail   :  cugadmin@cug.edu.gh 

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