UG Congregation - College Units

The locations of the COLLEGE ACADEMIC OFFICES and information on  DEPARTMENTS AND THEIR COLLEGES are below:

Academic Office Locations:

College of Basic and Applied Sciences: Located in CBAS Administrative Building, first floor. It is opposite the Department of Earth Science, in the vicinity of the School of Agriculture. You may contact them on

College of Education:  Located within the premises of the School of Continuing and Distance Education, on the Osu Road, just off the J.B. Danquah Avenue. or telephone 0362194377, 0503899803 or 0264410136. )

College of Health Science: Visit the specific  School Offices locations directly. The School of Nursing and the School of Public Health are on the Legon Campus. The Other schools are on the Korle-Bu Campus. You may contact them on

College of Humanities: Located in the University of Ghana Business School building, First Floor; Behind UGCS and opposite the Department of Food and Nutrition. 

Graduating students may send any concerns to the College Academic Offices or to the School Officer of the School to which they belong. You may contact them on


Constituent Schools and Departments of the Colleges of the University of Ghana:


University of Ghana is run on a collegiate system and comprises the following colleges:

·         College of Basic and Applied Sciences

·         College of Education

·         College of Health Sciences

·         College of Humanities

The School of Graduate Studies supports the running of all Post-graduate Programmes in the University. 


*Graduands may use the list below to confirm the College they belong to, for registration for the Congregation:

1.      College of Health Sciences

School of Medicine and Dentistry

Department of Anaesthesia                                                      

Department of Child Health

Department of Psychiatry

Department of Radiology

Department of Surgery

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Department of Medicine and Therapeutics

Department of Oral Pathology and Medicine

Department of Biomaterial Sciences

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Department of Oral Biology

Department of Restorative Dentistry

Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry

Department of Orthodontics and Paedodontics

Center for Tropical Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics


School of Public Health 

 Department of Health Policy, Planning and Management

 Department of Epidemiology and Disease Control

 Department of Population, Family and Reproduction Health

 Department of Community Health

 Department of Biological, Environmental and Occupational Health

 Department of Social and Behavioural Sciences

 Department of Biostatistics


School of Nursing 

 Department of Adult Health

 Department of Community Health Nursing

 Department of Maternal and Child Health

 Department of Research, Education and Administration

 Department of Mental Health 


School of Pharmacy

 Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry

 Department of Pharmacy Practice and Clinical Pharmacy

 Department of Pharmaceutics and Microbiology

 Department of Pharmacognosy and Herbal Medicine

 Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology


School of Biomedical and Allied Health Sciences

Department of Physiotherapy

Department of Occupational Therapy

Department of Radiography

Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences

Department of Nutrition and Dietetics

Department of Anatomy

Department of Physiology

Department of Medical Biochemistry

Department of Pathology

Department of Medical Microbiology

Department of Haematology

Department of Chemical Pathology

Department of Audiology, Speech and Language


Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research

Department of Animal Experimentation

Department of Bacteriology

Department of Clinical Pathology

Department of Electron Microscopy

Department of Epidemiology

Department of Immunology

Department of Nutrition

Department of Parasitology

Department of Virology


2.     College of Basic and Applied Sciences

School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences

 Department of Physics

 Department of Mathematics

 Department of Statistics

 Department of Chemistry

 Department of Computer Science

 Department of Earth Science


School of Biological Sciences 

 Department of Plant and Environmental Biology

 Department of Animal Biology and Conservation Science

 Department of Marine and Fisheries Sciences

 Department of Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology

 Department of Nutrition and Food Science


School of Agriculture 

 Department of Crop Science

 Department of Soil Science

 Department of Animal Science

 Department of Family and Consumer Sciences

 Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness

 Department of Agricultural Extension


West Africa Centre for Crop Improvement

Biotechnology Centre

Livestock and Poultry Research Centre (LIPREC)

Soil and Irrigation Research Centre (SIREC)

Forest and Horticultural Crop Research Centre   (FOHCREC)


School of Veterinary Medicine


School of Engineering Sciences

 Department of Computer Engineering

 Department of Materials Science and Engineering

 Department of Biomedical Engineering

 Department of Agricultural Engineering

 Department of Food Process Engineering



 Institute of Environment and Sanitation Studies

 Institute of Applied Science and Technology


3. College of Humanities

Business School

 Department of Accounting

 Department of Finance

 Department of Marketing

 Department of Public Administration and Health

 Department of Operations and MIS

 Department of Organisation and HR Management


School of Law


School of Arts 

 Department of Religions

 Department of Philosophy and Classics

 Department of History

 Department of Archaeology and Heritage Studies


School of Languages 

 Department of English

 Department of French

 Department of Modern Languages

 Department of Linguistics


School of Social Sciences 

Department of Economics

Department of Political Science

Department of Sociology

Department of Geography and Resource Development

Department of Social Work

Department of Psychology


School of Performing Arts 

Department of Dance

Department of Theatre

Department of Music



Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research

Institute of African Studies

Regional Institute for Population Studies



Centre for Social Policy Studies

Centre for Migration Studies

Legon Centre for International Affairs and Diplomacy

Centre for Gender Studies and Advocacy

Language Centre


Accra City Campus



4. College of Education

School of Information and Communication Studies

Department of Information Studies

Department of Communication Studies

School of Education and Leadership

Department for Educational Studies and Leadership

Department of Physical Education and Sports

Department of Teacher Education

School of Continuing and Distance Education

Department of Distance Education

Department of Adult Education and Human Resource Studies

University of Ghana Learning Centers