University for Development Studies Rankings

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In the World#5058 of 14178
In Africa#110 of 1107
In Ghana#7 of 67
In Tamale#1 of 2

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Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Website
uds.edu.gh
Languages
English

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,872
Citations
14,959

University for Development Studies majors

by publication count

Medicine
352
Biology
292
Business
245
Geography
145
Economics
131
Chemistry
96
Environmental science
85
Political science
77
Mathematics
72
Psychology
60
Sociology
45
Computer science
40
Materials science
26
Geology
24
Engineering
23
Physics
9

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Economics14781,329
Political science1583319
Geography1615686
Business1730925
Medicine19473,924
Biology23243,790
Environmental science2335572
Sociology2393180
Geology2525139
Psychology3340415
Engineering3572148
Mathematics3648209
Chemistry3996427
Materials science4050170
Physics48409
Computer science489279

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199923
200062
200132
200219
2003517
2004824
20051270
200615108
200714196
20086220
200915261
201017351
201127367
201247433
201393564
2014124820
2015132969
20161541016
20171631279
20182161428
20193282119
20203403113

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSenior Secondary School Certificate; State Registered Nurses Certificate; Higher National Diploma/Diploma holders; West Africa Senior Secondary School Certificate; Mature Applicants and Entrance examination
Academic CalendarSeptember to July (September - December; January-April; May-July)

Tuition

Local studetns318,50-688,50 per annum (GHS)

Programs and Degrees

Bachelor of Medicine and SurgeryMedicine
Master's DegreeAccountancy, Administration, Agricultural Economics, Banking, Business and Commerce, Development Studies, Economics, Education, Finance, Human Resources, Leadership, Management, Nutrition, Public Health, Rural Studies, Social Sciences
Master of PhilosophyAgricultural Economics, Agricultural Education, Biotechnology, Community Health, Development Studies, Education, Horticulture, Nutrition, Public Health
DoctorateAdministration, Agricultural Economics, Biotechnology, Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Social Sciences, Statistics

General info

Alternative namesUDS
Founded1992
WikipediaUniversity for Development Studies
AccreditationNational Council for Tertiary Education (NCTE); National Accreditation Board (NAB)
MottoKnowledge for Service
Academic structureFaculty of Agriculture
Faculty of Applied Sciences
Centre of Postgraduate Studies and Research
Faculty of Integrated Development Studies
School of Medicine and Health Services
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of African Universities (AAU)

Location and Contacts

AddressPO Box TL 1350
Tamale, Northern Region
Ghana
City population467,000
Phone+233 (71) 22422
Fax+233 (71) 23957

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