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Ghana: Former President Rawlings Rejects UDS Re-naming

Former President John Jerry Rawlings has rejected government’s decision to rename the University for Development Studies (UDS) in the Upper West Region after him. The...
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UDS Unveils BIIC to lend a Hand to Alumni Entrepreneurs

Management of the University for Development Studies (UDS) has launched the UDS Business Innovation and Incubation Centre (BIIC) to support alumni of the university...
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UDS Crowned Winners in 2019 University Civic Challenge

University for Development Studies (UDS) has been crowned winners of the 2019 Northern Zonal Inter University Civic Challenge quiz competition held in Tamale on...
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UDS Accreditation Review Underway

National Accreditation Board (NAB) has undertaken a review of the programmes and operations of the University for Development Studies (UDS) to ascertain if they...
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Navro Pio Calls for Fast Action on New University

Pe- Dennis Aneakwoa Belinia Adda, Paramount Chief of the Navrongo Traditional Area has called on government to expedite action on the provision of autonomous...
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UDS supports Hospitals with medical supplies

University for Development Studies (UDS) has donated quantities of medical supplies to four health facilities within its catchment area to help improve health care...
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GUSA Football Champions for 2019 is UDS

The men’s football team of the University for Development Studies (UDS), has won this year’s Ghana University Sports Association (GUSA) Mini Games, which ended...
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UDS whips UCC, UG in soccer

The women’s football team of the University for Development Studies (UDS) put up a thrilling performance in the ongoing eighth edition of Ghana University...
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“Freshers Night”: Sista Afia Sets UDS campus Ablaze

Last weekend students at the University for Development Studies, UDS - Wa, had the best of fun on campus as Sista Afia performed her...

UNICEF-Ghana, UDS move to address issues relating to poverty & inequality in Ghana.

As part of efforts to help address the increasing inequality and persistent poverty thwarting national development in the country; UNICEF-Ghana and University for Development...

New Board Of Directors Sworn in

Trax Ghana, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) operating in the Northern part of Ghana has sworn in an eight-member Board of Directors into office in...
Professor Sylvester Galaa, the Acting Principal of the Wa Campus of UDS (middle) and Julie Fournier, Cooperation Attache for French and Sonia Couprie (left).

UDS multimedia centre for French Education Opens

The French Learning Centre (FLC) of Wa campus of the University for Development Studies (UDS) has inaugurated a Multi-Media Centre to improve the teaching...
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UDS to begin running French Bachelor Programmes

The Wa campus of the University for Development Studies (UDS) is to introduce a Bachelor of Arts and Education programmes in French next academic...
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UDS, CSIR-SARI Sign Collaborative Agreement on Research, Teaching

The University for Development Studies (UDS) and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research – Savanna Agricultural Research Institute (CSIR – SARI) have signed...

Skewed Job Opportunities Contribute To Low Admission

Professor Gabriel Ayum Teye, Vice Chancellor of the University for Development (UDS) has stated that the low admission rates to other science related courses...
GUSA GAMES

IAAF Rules Not Helping University Games

Professor Victor Amoako Temeng, Pro Vice-Chancellor of the University of Mines and Technology (UMaT), Tarkwa has urged the Ghana University Sports Association (GUSA) to...
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Ghana Gov’t Justify Removal Of Greater Accra Regional Hospital Director

Mr Kwaku Agyemang-Manu, Minister of Health has justified government’s decision to remove Dr Thomas Anaba as the Medical Director of the newly built Greater...
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Post-Harvest Losses Making Farming Unattractive In Ghana

Statistics has shown that at least 30 per cent of farm produce estimated at 700,000 dollars is lost annually through post-harvest losses, a situation...

UDS signs MoU with Care International to exchange research information, others

The University for Development Studies (UDS) on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Care International aimed at cooperating and information sharing on...

UG, USD holds flood management workshop in Accra

The University of Ghana and the University for Development Studies (UDS) have held a one-day dissemination workshop on Gender-Based Climate Smart Integrated Flood Management...
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UDS Welcomes Peace and Security Centre Suggested By Nana Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has called on the University for Development Studies (UDS) to establish a Peace and Security Centre as part of efforts to...
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Planting For Food And Jobs Policy Described As Discriminatory

Queen Mothers in the Upper West Region have described the “Planting for food and jobs” policy of the government as laudable but somehow discriminatory...
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UDS Plays Host To 2018 GUSA Games

The University for Development Studies (UDS) has inaugurated a 16-member Local Organising Committee (LOC) to kick-start preparations towards the organisation of the 2018 Ghana...
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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...

SNV Honours COPIO NGO in Brong Ahafo

Social Accountability is at the very heart of Decentralization and Local Governance Agenda of the Government of Ghana. There is therefore the need for...

Investments Made In Education Yielding Results – Mahama

President John Dramani Mahama on Thursday said there has been a significant improvement in the educational sector during his tenure of office. President Mahama noted...
Visitors look at an exhibit during the World Sugar Expo 2015 in Bangkok, Thailand, Oct. 28, 2015. World Sugar Expo 2015, one of the world's largest specialized sugar and bioethanol technology events, brings together an international congregation of sugar companies and its supporting industries. (Xinhua/Rachen Sageamsak)

Industries Urged To Partner Universities

He said: “Given the high rate of unemployed graduates, it is important to adopt public private partnerships especially in the training of graduates,” to...

UDS to hold graduation for 1,789 students at Wa campus

About 1,923 students from the Tamale, Nyankpala and Navrongo campuses of the University are expected to graduate next week in Tamale. This brings the total...

UDS Reduces Medical Programme From seven To Six Years

He said the new tenure, which takes effect this academic year, was a decision by the Academic Board of UDS to enable the School...

UDS: Research Centre For Climate and Ecosystems Established

The Professor Kazuhiko Tekeuchi Centre for Sustainability and Resilience (KTCSR) is an Enhancing Resilience to Climate and Ecosystem Changes in Semi-Arid Africa: An Integrated...