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Nab Universities Accreditation

Universities running programmes Without Accreditation to face law – NAB

The National Accreditation Board (NAB) has signalled warning that it will not hesitate to take action against both public and private universities that continue...
Nab Workshop

Universities Must Seek Quality Delivery

Dr Kwame Dattey, Former Executive Secretary, National Accreditation Board (NAB), has called on Universities to focus on quality service to meet the needs of...
From 2015 to now, a total of 114 students from Pakistan, an important country along the Belt and Road, have come to Hebei Engineering University for studies. To know more and better Chinese culture, they practice in spare time Tai Chi, table tennis, Chinese chess and calligraphy together with their Chinese classmates. In the picture, Chinese and Pakistan students are showing their calligraphy work Good friends along the Belt and Road. Photo by Shi Ziqiang from People’s Daily

Saudi Schools, Universities Curriculum to Include Chinese Language

Saudi Arabia and China on Friday agreed to include the Chinese language in the curriculum at all stages of education in Saudi schools and...
distance learning

Prof. Yankah asks Ghanaian universities to make distance learning much more appealing

Professor Kwesi Yankah, the Minister of State for Tertiary Education, has urged universities to rebrand distance learning as part of efforts to bring education...
Dr John Kofi Mensah

Universities charged to train more entrepreneurs for Ghana

Dr John Kofi Mensah, Managing Director, adb Bank, has urged universities to produce more entrepreneurs to support the growth of the private sector in...
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Ghanaian Universities charged to give priority entrepreneurship

Professor Dennis Yao Dzansi, Head of Business Support Studies at the Central University of Technology, South Africa, has challenged higher institutions in Ghana to...

Religious leaders call for clam in universities

The Inter Religious Council of Ethiopia called on Wednesday for calm in Ethiopia's universities that have been rocked by unrest in recent months. In...
Mental Health

Professors call for mobile apps to assess mental illness

Professor Dror Ben-Zeev, Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at University of Washington, has called for the use of mobile apps to assess and...

Stakeholders deliberate on sustainable development of Africa

The maiden International conference of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) of the Valley View University (VVU) opened in Accra on Wednesday. The...
Kenyan university

Agony for Kenyan university students as lecturers strike

A week ago, Vincent Odour, a bachelor of commerce student at a Kenyan university, went home after the institution closed for 10 days over...
Labour Unions

Ghana Must Export Skilled Labour – Bagnaba

Mr Prince Bagnaba Mba, President of Forum for National Equity, A Human rights Non-Governmental Organisation on Wednesday suggested to Ghana to package and export...

Universities tasked to partner industry to augment curriculum

The President of the Chartered Institute of Bankers – Ghana, Reverend Mrs Patricia Sappor, has called for deliberate partnership between universities and industry to...
UPSA

Prof Amartey prays upon government on keeping IGF

Professor Abednego Feehi Okoe Amartey, the Vice Chancellor, University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA), has appealed to government to allow public universities to keep...

Quality Of Education Must Be Addressed

Mr. Akwasi Addae-Boahene, Programme Manager for Transforming Teacher Education and Learning, (T-TEL Programme) has noted that Ghana’s socio-economic development remained threatened unless the quality...

Ghanaian president calls for partnership between industry, universities

Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Monday stressed the importance of building partnerships between industry and universities to ensure the next generation of...
Construction

Mantrac Ghana Announce Graduation For Caterpillar Technicians Project

Mantrac Ghana Limited has announced the graduation of the first batch of eight students for the Caterpillar Technicians for Africa Project- Ghana Edition. A statement...

Private Universities Must Not Be Considered Inferior – NGO

Madam Charlotte Owusu, Administrator of I-texon, an educational NGO, has observed that the perception that private universities were inferior must change in the interest...
Climate change

Stakeholders Join Force To Tackle Climate Change

Thirty-seven researchers from nine African countries including Ghana are to benefit from a programme to generate knowledge to assist the continent to effectively tackle...
UDS

UDS Will Collapse If Autonomous Universities Are Created – VC

Professor Gabriel A Teye, Vice Chancellor of the University for Development Studies (UDS), has stated that the creation of autonomous universities out of the...

Tamale Technical University Introduce New Courses

The programme, which is full-time, was introduced in the 2013/2014 academic year and has 29 students, who are currently doing their National Service in...

Shanghai Disney launches training program in universities

Performers at the parade of floats at the Shanghai Disney Resort hail visitors.   Shanghai Disney Resort announced Friday it will launch a talent...
Kumasi Polytechnic

KsTU Alumni Association Hail Polytechnic Upgrade

The Kumasi Technical University (KsTU) Alumni Association, is urging substantial increase in polytechnic education funding by the in-coming political administration. Mr. Ben Kakraba Komla, the...

Education Minister Inaugurates 8 Technical Universities

Heads of technical universities have been tasked to make the difference between their institutions and traditional universities manifest. The Minister of Education, Professor Naana Jane...

More Namibian women studying at universities than men

Compiled from a study done on 2013 and 2014 figures, the booklet seen by Xinhua Wednesday said that there were 27, 558 women enrolled...
Kofi Annan

Universities asked to address challenges of global peace

Mr Kofi Annan, the Chancellor of the University of Ghana, said universities could play powerful roles in attacking contemporary challenges of global peace and...

Gov’t gives the go-ahead for the recruitment of new lecturers

President John Dramani Mahama on Saturday said government has given approval for the recruitment of 1,018 new lecturers in all public universities. ...

Pre-tertiary and universities education calendar must be made parallel

That, it said, would help provide many teachers the opportunity to pursue further studies without necessarily leaving the classroom midstream to the disadvantage of...
University of Cape Coast

Universities urged to focus on equipping students with skills

The Right Reverend Christopher Nyarko Andam, the Methodist Bishop of Kumasi, said they should do more to ensure that their products were adequately prepared...

An Urgent Need To Redesign Our Universities

If robotics replaces many of the functions traditionally carried out by humans, there is an urgent need to rethink the design of our universities...
Marcus Jadotte

All Is Set For U.S. Education Fair In Accra

The centerpiece of the visit will be the USA Higher Education Student Fair, to be held Thursday, March 10, from 10 a.m. until 4:30...