Regent University College of Science and Technology

The Regent University College of Science and Technology (often referred to as Regent-Ghana) is located in Accra, Ghana. It was registered in September 2003, and received accreditation to operate as a tertiary institution in 2004. In January 2005 it started its lectures with 30 pioneer students at Trinity Campus, Mataheko.

Regent University College of Science and Technology
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MottoPeace, Justice and Industry
TypePrivate
Established2003
ChancellorRev. Prof. E.K. Larbi
Location, ,
Websitewww.regent.edu.gh

Now, the University operates from its purpose built campus, located at McCarthy Hill, off the Mallam-Kasoa-Winneba Highway. It is recognized as one of the leading private science and technology Universities in Ghana.

In the 14th edition of the Webometrics Ranking of World Universities, Regent Ghana, is ranked third best university in Ghana.

OrganizationEdit

The University College has four schools - the School of Business. Leadership and Legal Studies (SBLL), the Faculty of Arts and Sciences : the Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Allied Sciences (FECAS), and the School of Research and Graduate Studies (SRGS). The School of Research and Graduate Studies offers four postgraduate degree programmes - Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Science in Statistics, Master of Divinity, and Master of Theology. The MBA programme is jointly offered by Regent University College and the Maastricht School of Management. The School of Research and Graduate Studies provides oversight to all postgraduate programmes. There is also the Language Centre and a newly established Centre for Academic Writing. A number of interdisciplinary programmes cross the boundaries between schools and disciplines.

FacultiesEdit

School of Business, Leadership and Legal Studies Edit

The School of Business, Leadership and Legal Studies (SBLL) teaches business courses with a strong computing content. The following are the departments under this school and the undergraduate degree programmes they each offer:

Department of Accounting and FinanceEdit

  • BSc (Hons) Accounting and Information Systems
  • BSc (Hons) Banking and Finance

Department of Management and EconomicsEdit

  • BSc (Hons) Management with Computing
  • BSc (Hons) Economics with Computing
  • BBA eCommerce

Faculty of Arts and Sciences Edit

Department of PsychologyEdit

  • BSc Human Development and Psychology

Department of DivinityEdit

  • Bachelor of Theology with Management (Honours)

Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Allied Sciences (FECAS) Edit

The School of Engineering, Computing and Allied Sciences (FECAS) provides ICT-based university education. The following are the departments under the school and the undergraduate degree programmes they offer:

Department of InformaticsEdit

  • BSc (Hons) Computer Science
  • BSc (Hons) Information Systems Sciences

Department of Engineering & Mathematical SciencesEdit

  • BEng (Hons) Applied Electronics & Systems Engineering
    • Telecommunications Engineering Option
    • Computer Engineering Option
    • Instrumentation Engineering Option

Postgraduate studies Edit

Accredited postgraduate degree programmes that the university offers are:

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Science in Statistics
  • Master of Divinity
  • Master of Theology
  • M.Eng in Electrical Engineering and Information Technology

AffiliationsEdit

The university is affiliated to five other universities.[1]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "PARTNER UNIVERSITIES, ALLIANCES AND AGREEMENTS". Official Website. Regent University College of Science and Technology. 2007. Archived from the original on 14 February 2007. Retrieved 14 March 2007.
  2. ^ "Accredited Institutions – University Colleges". National Accreditation Board. Archived from the original on 19 October 2007. Retrieved 6 March 2007.
  3. ^ "Affiliates - Regent University College of Science and Technology". Archived from the original on 27 September 2014. Retrieved 19 September 2014.
  4. ^ "acadiau.ca". Retrieved 19 September 2014.
  5. ^ "fh-deggendorf.de". Retrieved 19 September 2014.
  6. ^ "Affiliations – Deggendorf University of Applied Sciences". Official Website. Regent University College of Science and Technology. 2007. Archived from the original on 13 June 2007. Retrieved 14 March 2007.
  7. ^ "wheelock.edu". Retrieved 19 September 2014.

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Coordinates: 5°33′33″N 0°13′37″W / 5.55917°N 0.22694°W / 5.55917; -0.22694