Ranking  2312   3
Country Ghana
City Cape Coast
Bachelor (foreigners)7,500 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)7,500 USD/year.
Cost of living $864-1,497 USD/Month.
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General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1962
Abbreviation UCC
Teachers 3,499
Students 34,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Veritas Nobis Lumen
• National Accreditation Board, Ghana
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• Association of African Universities (AAU)
World ranking2312
Country ranking3
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking2312
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University of Cape Coast (UCC) - public higher education institution in Ghana. UCC was officially founded in 1962. In Cape Coast the main building of the university is located. University of Cape Coast is among the best educational institutions in Ghana, that is among the top 5 universities according to the national rankings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission process has multiple requirements, the most important of which is the applicant’s previous academic performance. The academic schedule is divided into semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 7,500 USD. UCC is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 7,500 USD per year of study. There is also an option to enroll in online programs, kindly provided by the university. More information about tuition fees and admission requirements can be found on the official website of the university(http://www.ucc.edu.gh).

The composition of the university. University of Cape Coast is among the largest universities that educates more then 34 thousand students. Foreign applicants are not excluded from the admission process. The academic staff consists of more than 3 thousand specialists. The university provides its students with the opportunity to participate in the international exchange programs. To learn more about the students and alumni of the university you can visit the university’s social media pages: Twitter, Facebook.

Infrastructure of UCC. The university has a dedicated library. It is a member of Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), as well as Association of African Universities (AAU).
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