Contact Us On 0506440219 WhatsApp Us On 0506440219
Monday , 5 March 2018
Home » Latest News » Colleges » Colleges of Education to offer degree Programmes as Satellite University Campuses
Colleges of Education to offer degree Programmes as Satellite University Campuses

Colleges of Education to offer degree Programmes as Satellite University Campuses

Public Colleges of Education in the Country shall soon begin awarding degrees to their students and shall become Satellite Campuses for some selected Public Universities offering Education Programmes.

The selected Universities include; the University of Cape Coast, the University of Education, Winneba, the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, and the University for Development Studies, Tamale.

Check This Out :JUST IN:Unposted Newly Trained Teachers not likely to be Posted This Academic Year

This information was contained in a publication by the Daily Graphic of a supposed interview with Prof. Yankah, the Minister of State in charge of Tertiary Education.

According to the Minister,the idea was to ensure that all teachers in Ghana are trained as graduates.

Check This Out :We cannot depend on other People to Fund the Education of Africans – Akuffo Addo

He further indicated that decision to turn all colleges of education into satellite campuses of universities was part of the recommendations of the Prof. Jerome Djangmah Committee set up to look at various areas in the tertiary education sector.

The Minister also said that teachers who are already in the teaching field,an interim arrangement would be put in place for them to upgrade themselves through top-up programmes.

He said the ministry had adopted the report and had already forwarded it to the Cabinet for consideration before it would be sent to Parliament for endorsement.


About Ellis Ferdinand

Ellis Ferdinand is the Founder/Chief Executive Officer of EducationGhana Limited and the Managing Editor at . He is a passionate writer,a publicist and an online Marketer and Promoter.

He is Ghana’s number 1 Education Blogger who brings all happenings in the Ghanaian Education Sector ,from Basic to Tertiary, to the doorsteps of readers on

He is also the Founder of Education Awards Ghana which will soon be launched in Ghana to help boosts the Education Sector.

He is Passionate about Promoting Education in Ghana, Africa and the world at large.

Ferdinand Completed Accra College of Education and was Awarded a Diploma In Basic Education by the University of Cape Coast and Currently reading Psychology and Foundation of Education with Management and Accounting Options at the University of Cape Coast in Ghana.

Ferdinand is willing to work with any organization who believes in Promoting quality business as well as Education in Ghana and Africa.

You can Contact him for Promotion of Events,Advertisements,Publications and any other business through Education Ghana.


Ghana's #1 Education News and Resources Website

You are Welcome to EducationGhana Store. You can Shop for Any Educational Material Available at Our Shop or SELL YOUR MATERIALS In Our Shop By Contacting Our Marketing Department on 0506440219 Dismiss

Ghana's Premier Education News and Resource Blog
%d bloggers like this: