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University of Cape Coast

University of Cape Coast Ranking

country rank: 3
world rank: 3711

University Overview

The University of Cape Coast was founded in 1962 as a non-profit public higher-education institution in the suburbs of Cape Coast (population range of 50,000-249,999 persons), Central Region. University of Cape Coast (UCC) is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational Ghanaian higher education school that is officially recognized by the National Accreditation Board, Ghana (National Accreditation Board of Ghana). The University of Cape Coast (UCC) offers courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 57-year-old Ghanaian university has a strict admission procedure based on students’ previous academic records and ratings. Applicants from all over the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, lodging, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

University of Cape Coast Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Cape Coast
Acronym UCC
Founded 1962
Motto Veritas Nobis Lumen The Truth, Our Guide

University Location

Address Sekondi Road Cape Coast Central Region Ghana
Tel +233 (3321) 32440
Fax +233 (42) 32484

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
Not reported Not reported
International
students
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)

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 Not reported
Admission Office Admissions Section, Directorate of Academic Affairs, University of Cape Coast Cape Coast (42) 35987

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 3,000-3,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Association of African Universities (AAU)

Social Media

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