University for Development Studies

University for Development Studies Ranking

country rank: 6
world rank: 6225

University Overview

The University for Development Studies ranking was founded in 1992 as a non-profit public higher-education school in the suburbs of Tamale (population range of 50,000-249,999 persons), Northern Region. University for Development Studies ranking (UDS) is a coeducational Ghanaian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the National Accreditation Board, Ghana (National Accreditation Board of Ghana). The University for Development Studies (UDS) offers courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to officially recognized higher education degrees. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. Students at UDS have access to a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, including a library and administrative services.

University for Development Studies Ranking

University Identity

Name University for Development Studies
Acronym UDS
Founded 1992
Motto Knowledge for Service

University Location

Address PO Box TL 1350 Tamale Northern Region Ghana
Tel +233 (71) 22422
Fax +233 (71) 23957

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of African Universities (AAU)

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