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Garden City University College is a pioneering institution that seeks to produce innovative, well grounded and well rounded business executives, entrepreneurs, analysts and researchers who can meet the challenges of our time, in an increasingly sophisticated global village.

GCUC is focussed on its mission and vision therefore, believes that great achievements could only be attained through diligence and commitment to work. GCUC is affiliated to Kwame Nkrumah University Of Science and Technology,Nursing and Midwifery Council of Ghana and a number of international and national institutions to achieve its goal.

 

Undergraduate Programmes

Programmes Being Offered at GCUC

GCUC's undergraduate degree programmes are designed to achieve balance between theoretical knowledge gained through lectures and practical knowledge acquired through hands-on experience.
We periodically modify our programmes and add new ones to meet the requirements of the National Accreditation Board and the ever changing industrial needs.
 
Our programmes are also structured academically to make your studies convenient and successful. We therefore wish you well in your choice of our programmes.
Undergraduate Programmes
 
 

FACULTY OF HEALTH AND ALLIED  SCIENCES

B.Sc. Physician Assistanship

Diploma Nursing

B.Sc. Medical laboratory Technology

B.Sc. Nursing

B.Sc. Midwifery

B.Sc. Dental Therapy (coming soon)

 

 

FACULTY OF BUSINESS STUDIES

B.Sc. Accounting with Computing

B.Sc. Economics

B.Sc. Economics and Statistics

 Bachelor of Business Administration With Options in:

                    Accounting

                    Banking and Finance

                    Human Resource Management

                    Management

                    Marketing

 

 

FACULTY OFAPPLIED SCIENCES

B.Sc. Computer Science

 B.Sc. Information Technology

 B.Sc. Mathematics and Statistics

 B.Sc. Environmental Science

Certificate Programmes

 

GCUC Computer Proficiency License  -(6 weeks)

    Advance Certificate in Business Application - (3 months)

    Certificate in Power Excel(Analyzing Data to Make Business Decisions)

    Computerized Accounting System (CAS)

    Network Administration - (2 weeks)

    System Administration - ( 4 months)

    Database Design/Administration (Oracle/SQL Server/MySql) - (6 months)

    Desktop Publishing & Web Design - (4 months)

    Certificate in Computer Science

    Certificate in Information Technology

 

NAPTEX has approved the following Diploma programmes effective January 2016:

·        Diploma in Banking Technology and Accounting (2-year programme)

·        Diploma in Computerised Accounting (2-year programme)

·        Diploma in Business Administration(2-year programme)

 

·        Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology(2-year programme)

·        Diploma in Librarianship Studies(2-year programme)

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

·       Candidate must have four(4) passes in WASSCE/SSSCE/GBCE/O’LEVEL including English Language and Core Mathematics.

       NB: After Completion of the first two programmes, candidates could pursue  the undermentioned programmes:                                                 

·        Professional Diploma in Banking Technology and Accounting (1-year programme)

·        Professional Diploma in Computerised Accounting(1-year programme)

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Diploma in Banking Technology and Accounting/Diploma in Computerised Accounting

      
 

August Admissions

ADMISSION OF CANDIDATES TO DEGREE PROGRAMMES FOR THE 2017/2018 ACADEMIC YEAR

(WASSCE/SSSCE/HND/RGN/SRN/ADVANCE /ORDINARY LEVEL/MATURE)

GCUC is inviting suitably qualified candidates, especially WASSCE graduates who are awaiting results in July 2017 to purchase Admission Forms from any of the sale points indicated below and apply for admission to any of the following programmes in the Faculty of Business Studies, Faculty of Health Sciences and Faculty of Applied Sciences:

FACULTY OF BUSINESS STUDIES

· B.Sc. (Economics)

· B.Sc. (Economics and Statistics)

· B.Sc. (Accounting With Computing)

· BBA (Accounting)

· BBA (Banking and Finance)

· BBA (Human Resource Management)

· BBA (Management)

· BBA (Marketing)

·Diploma in Banking Technology and Accounting 

·Diploma in Computerised Accounting

·Diploma in Business Administration

·Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology

·Diploma in Librarianship Studies

FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCES

· B.Sc. (Midwifery)

· B.Sc.(Medical Lab. Technology)

· B.Sc.(Physician Assistantship Studies)

· B.Sc.(Nursing)

· Diploma (Nursing)

- Diploma (Midwifery)

 

 

FACULTY OF APPLIED SCIENCES

· B.Sc.(Mathematics and Statistics)

· B.Sc.(Environmental Science)

· B.Sc.(Computer Science)

· B.Sc.(Information Technology)

· CCNA (Cisco)

· IT Essentials (Cisco)

 

· Credit Passes (i.e. A/A1-D/C4 - C6) in Six (6) SSSCE/WASSCE/GBCE subjects including 3 Core subjects: English, Mathematics and Integrated Science and 3 Elective subjects with aggregate 24 or better for SSSCE holders and 36 or better for WASSCE holders.

· Five (5) Ordinary Level Credit Passes including English and Mathematics or plus at least Three (3) ‘A’ Level/ABCE passes.

· HND qualifications with option in relevant areas of specialization are also eligible for Top-Up programmes. Applicants seeking admission to the B.Sc. (Computer Science) Programme must in addition to the above qualifications, have a credit pass in Elective Mathematics.  Applicants with other equivalent or professional qualifications would be considered after an assessment of the relevant qualifications and placed appropriately.

· Professional Entry Point

RSA, SRN, RGN, ‘A’ Level Holders and those with other equivalent qualifications plus basic SSSCE/WASSCE/’O’ Level qualifications will be placed at Level 200 & 300 for a three & two year Top-Up programme.

· Mature Applicant may also apply for admission. An applicant must have the following:

Must be 25 years at the time of application.

Must have passes in five O’ Level/SSSCE/WASSCE subjects including Mathematics and English Language. Must have a minimum of two (2) years work experience and must pass a GCUC Mature Student Entry Examinations.

 

LECTURE SCHEDULES

Regular Stream:    

Mondays – Fridays

 

Weekend Stream:   

Saturdays and Sundays

 

 

Accommodation

Accommodation

What are the available options?

There is  One Hall of residence (Albert Acquah Hall) and a number of hostels in the University. Albert Acquah Hall is one of the first private ultra modern halls to be built in Ghana. It boasts of air conditioned rooms, internet connectivity in its study centers, kitchen, dining hall,DSTV, and wardrobes .

Room Rates
 
International Students
Foreign Students (US Dollars)per annum     $500.00
 
Ghanaian Students
Hostel Fees per annum                               ¢ 1000.00

Accommodation of Freshmen in University Residential/Hostel Facilities

As part of the measures to improve the security of our Students, particularly International Students and to ensure the provision of an enabling residential facility and environment for their studies and stay, it is the policy of the University that, all Freshmen are to be accommodated on Campus in University's Halls of Residence, Freshman Student to lodge outside the designated places.

The University is unable to guarantee all students accommodation (especially continuing students). Most students are, therefore, living in private sector housing (hostels), most of which are located outside the University Campus. A majority of these hostels are however, within walking distances to the University Campus.

Non-Resident Students Facilities

There are three (3) Non-Resident facilities on Campus. ABs Hostel ,Aniwah Hostel ,Adom Hostel. 

 

 

IntraHealth International

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Small College in Ghana Makes Big Changes to Train More Health Workers

Ghana is one of the worst places in the world to be a mother. One in 68 women there will die in childbirth. But students at Garden City University College are learning to tackle Ghana's maternal health challenges and more.

http://www.intrahealth.org/page/small-college-in-ghana-makes-big-changes-to-train-more-health-workers

 

JOB    VACANCY

VACANCIES ARE AVAILABLE IN THE FOLLOWING PROGRAMS:

-          Hostel Porters       

-          Head of Security

 

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  FACULTY OF APPLIED SCIENCES

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY/CISCO ACADEMY DEPARTMENT

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