Presbyterian University College was established in 2003 as a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small town of Abetifi, Eastern Region. Presbyterian University College has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Asante Akyem, Akuapem and Tema. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Accreditation Board, Ghana (National Accreditation Board, Ghana). Presbyterian University College (PUCG) is a very small coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Presbyterian religion. The Presbyterian University College is conceived as a response to the challenge presented by the high demand for student admission in Ghanaian Universities (low access), the perceived lowering of academic standards and the erosion of moral and ethical values in the Ghanaian Society. Presbyterian University College (PUCG) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees, bachelor degrees in several areas of study. International students are welcome to apply for Presbyterian University College.

General Information

University Name: Presbyterian University College

Nickname: PUCG

Year Established: 2003

University Motto: Discipline in Leadership

Country Rank: 16

World Rank: 9114

Academic Calendar: Semesters

Law School: Yes,  Faculty of Law

Other Schools: Yes, Presbyterian University College has other Faculties including Faculty of Development Studies, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Faculty of Science and Technology, Faculty of Education, School of Business & Economics and Faculty of Law.

The University has other Centre, Institutes and Units including Academic Planning Unit, E-Learning Centre, Registry Unit, Sports Unit, ICT Unit, and Bursary Unit among others.

Accreditation: Presbyterian University College is National Accreditation Board, Ghana (National Accreditation Board, Ghana)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • University of Cape Coast (UCC)
  • University of Ghana (UG)
  • Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST)

Library Collection: Yes, PUCG LIBRARY

Trademark Filings and University Licensing: Nil

Degrees and Certificates Awarded: Multiple including Bachelor degrees in several areas of study.

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