Top 67 universities in Ghana: Rankings & Acceptance rate

University name
Acceptance rate
Acc. rate
City & State
1University of Ghana35%Legon
2Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology35%Kumasi
3University of Cape CoastCape Coast
4University for Development StudiesTamale
5Ashesi University15%Berekuso
6Central University85%Tema
7University of Education, Winneba55%Winneba
8Ghana Institute of Management and Public AdministrationAccra
9University of Mines and Technology25%Tarkwa
10Ghana Technology University College85%Accra
11University of Energy and Natural ResourcesSunyani
12University of Health and Allied SciencesHo
13Regent University College of Science and TechnologyAccra
14Presbyterian University CollegeAbetifi
15Methodist University CollegeAccra
16Valley View University75%Accra
17Accra Institute of Technology75%Accra
18All Nations University College75%Koforidua
19Pentecost University CollegeAccra
20Data Link Institute95%Tema
21Regional Maritime UniversityAccra
22University of Professional Studies, Accra65%Accra
23Catholic University College of GhanaSunyani
24Wisconsin International University CollegeAccra
25Garden City University CollegeKumasi
26Lancaster University, GhanaAccra
27Ghana Institute of JournalismAccra
28Takoradi Technical University95%Takoradi
29African University College of CommunicationsAccra
30Christian Service University CollegeSantasi-Kumasi
31Koforidua Technical UniversityKoforidua
32Ho Technical UniversityHo
33BlueCrest College65%Accra
34Sunyani Technical UniversitySunyani
35Dominion University CollegeAccra
36Kings University CollegeAccra
37Knutsford University College55%Accra
38Islamic University College, GhanaAccra
39Cape Coast Technical UniversityCape Coast
40Bolgatanga PolytechnicBolgatanga
41Jayee University CollegeAccra
42Academic City University College45%Accra
43Accra Technical UniversityAccra
44Ghana Baptist University CollegeAbuakwa-Kumasi
45Radford University CollegeAccra
46Webster University GhanaAccra
47Christ Apostolic University CollegeKumasi
48Tamale Technical UniversityTamale
49Anglican University College of TechnologyTeshie
50Kumasi Technical UniversityKumasi
51Ghana Institute of LanguagesAccra
52Marshalls University College85%Accra
53University College of Management Studies85%Accra
54Evangelical Presbyterian University CollegeHo
55Mountcrest University CollegeAccra
56Catholic Institute of Business and TechnologyAccra
57Ghana Christian University CollegeAccra
58Kessben CollegeKuntenase
59University College of Agriculture and Environmental StudiesBunso
60Zenith University CollegeAccra
61Wa PolytechnicWa
62Maranatha University CollegeAccra
63West End University CollegeAccra
64KAAF University College15%Kasoa
65Perez University CollegeWinneba
66Spiritan University CollegeEjisu
67Advanced Business College95%Accra

The best cities to study in Ghana based on the number of universities and their ranks are Legon, Kumasi, Cape Coast, and Tamale.

Average cost of living for students in Ghana is $398 + $43-305 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).