Ghana Communication Technology University (GCTU) is a technology oriented institution of higher learning, committed to providing an educational experience of the highest quality. Established in November 2005, GCTU was granted accreditation by the National Accreditation Board (NAB) on March 30, 2006 and officially inaugurated on August 15, 2006. The University is governed by a University Council, supported by the President, Vice President, Registrar, Deans of Faculties and staff.
GCTU is affiliated to the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana and has partnerships with Aalborg University, Denmark, Coventry University, UK, CASS Europe, Anhalt University of Applied Sciences and Wildau University in Germany, Maharaja Agrasen University, M. S. Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, India and UPSA, Ghana.
The University is working to carve an outstanding reputation as a leader in teaching excellence, and a world-class centre of research and intellectual creativity.
GCTU offers world class Certificate, Diploma and Degree programme under three core faculties: the Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Computing and Information Systems and Faculty of IT Business. The University also runs a Graduate School which delivers postgraduate programmes in the areas of Engineering, Business Administration, Management and Information Communication Technology.
Nearly 8,000 students are pursuing various programmes at the University.
Courses and programmes of the University are carefully structured and taught by seasoned lecturers with modern training equipment in a conducive learning environment.
These prepare students for meaningful and rewarding careers which are key to the nation’s economic growth and social well-being.
GCTU is committed to excellence in teaching and service. The University takes pride in being a place where students and faculty can pursue knowledge without boundaries, a place where theory and practice combine to produce a better understanding of our world and ourselves.
Graduates of GCTU have the theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience that equip them for successful careers in the telecommunications, business and ICT industries.
The University has campuses at Tesano (main campus), Abeka, Kumasi and learning centres in Ho, Koforidua and Takoradi.
The focus on preparing graduates to be successful in a globally competitive market is the hallmark of GCTU.