In a quest to attain higher education most secondary school leavers would look forward to attending some of the top universities in the country.
Some of these universities are, bigger and better than others and the quest for bragging rights as to which institution is better makes it more fun.
In view of this, a list of the top five universities in Ghana has been compiled to make the choices of these school leavers much easier.
The rankings are from the Webometrics Ranking of World Universities, compiled by the Spanish research group Cybermetrics Lab.
Below are the top 5 universities in Ghana:
1. University of Ghana
The University of Ghana is the oldest and largest university in Ghana. It is referred as the nation’s first university. All the fun in the world can be found on this university campus.
2. Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST)
Established in 1952, KNUST is one of the best universities in Ghana. The university is known for their interest in science and technology related courses.
3. University of Cape Coast (UCC)
The University of Cape Coast is located in the Central Region. The university offers over 210 programmes of study. Another name old student like to call the school is University of Constant Confusion or the University of Competitive Choice. Graduating from UCC in no joke at all.
4. University of Development Studies (UDS)
UDS has two campuses in Tamale and Nyankpala. Most people know UDS as the university interested in agriculture.
5 .University of Education, Winneba (UEW)
The University of Education, Winneba is considered the university that trains mainly teachers for the education system of Ghana.