Ashesi University

Ashesi University Ranking

country rank: 4
world rank: 5226

University Overview

Ashesi University ranking, established in 2002, is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the rural environment of Berekuso (population range of under 2,500), Eastern Region. Ashesi University ranking (AU), a coeducational Ghanaian higher education institution officially recognized by the National Accreditation Board, Ghana (National Accreditation Board of Ghana), is a very small (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational Ghanaian higher education institution. Ashesi University (AU) offers a variety of courses and programs that lead to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees in a variety of fields. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 18-year-old Ghanaian higher-education school has a strict admission process based on past academic performance and ratings. The entrance percentage ranges from 10% to 20%, making this Ghanaian higher education school extremely exclusive. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. A library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial aid and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services, are all available to students at AU.

Ashesi University Ranking

University Identity

Name Ashesi University
Acronym AU
Founded 2002
Motto Scholarship, Leadership, Citizenship
Colours Black, white and terracota

University Location

Address 1 University Avenue, PMB CT3 Cantonments Berekuso Eastern Region Ghana
Tel +233 (302) 610 330
Fax +233 (302) 610 340

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro) Not reported
7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 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 10-20%
Admission Office 1st University Avenue, PMB CT3 Cantonments Berekuso (302) 610 330

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of African Universities (AAU) Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) Global Liberal Arts Alliance Council of Independent Universities (CIU Ghana)

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