BlueCrest College (formerly NIIT Ghana College)

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About BlueCrest College

BlueCrest College was conceived in 1999 as the front runner in IT Education and Training with the core objective of addressing the IT needs of Ghana. It tied up with NIIT Limited (one of the top 10 IT Training companies worldwide) to offer NIIT benchmarked IT Education and Training in Ghana.

The first centre started in May 2000 and within a year of its operation, BlueCrest College achieved the status of the largest IT Training School in Ghana. Other IT centres were opened in Kumasi, Takoradi, Tema and Tamale to extend its reach across Ghana. To value-add to its offerings of Certificates and Diplomas from NIIT, BlueCrest College sought affiliation with University of Education, Winneba. Under this alliance, BlueCrest College started offering undergraduate degree programmes at Accra and Kumasi, to be followed by Master’s degree in near future.

The College had one Faculty at the onset – Faculty of Technology with only one Department – Department of Information and Communication Technology. However in 2012,after the rechristening from NIIT Ghana College to BlueCrest College, with a vision of offering wide range of programs in diverse fields, College constituted two more faculties. Presently,the College has three (3) Faculties namely, Faculty of Technology, Faculty of Business and Faculty of Energy Management and a total of five (5) Departments.

BlueCrest College is accredited by National Accreditation Board of Ghana as a Private Tertiary Institution.

BlueCrest College has become very popular among prospective applicants because of the diverse nature of programmes offered to students. The College has an innovative and flexible approach towards academic instructions that incorporates multiple programme paths to suit their future aspirations. Though all programmes are directed at training students to become seasoned in their chosen field, they are also developed to promote self-employment as successful entrepreneurs and provide employment opportunities to the youth.

Courses Offered At Bluecrest College

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
Bachelor of Business Administration (Information Systems)
Bachelor of Business Administration in Oil and Gas Marketing
Bachelor of Business Administration in Procurement & Supply Chain Management
Bachelor of Business Administration (Human Resource Management)
Bachelor of Business Administration (Banking & Finance)
Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication and Journalism
Bachelor of Science in Fashion Design
Higher Diploma in Fashion Design
Professional Certificate in Fashion Illustration
Professional Certificate in Garment Construction
Diploma in Oil & Gas Management

List Of Other Private Universities In Ghana

Valley View University, Oyibi, Dodowa
Catholic University College of Ghana, Fiapre, Sunyani
Christian Service University College, Kumasi
Islamic University College, Ghana, East Legon
Methodist University College Ghana, Dansoman, Accra
Pentecost University College, Sowutuom, Accra
Presbyterian University College, Abetifi-Kwahu
African University College of Communications, Accra
Wisconsin International University College, Accra
Regent University College of Science and Technology, Accra
All Nations University, Koforidua
Accra Institute Of Technology (AIT)
Ashesi University College, Labone, Accra
Baptist University College, Abuakwa, Kumasi
Central University College, Mataheko, Accra
EP University, Ho
Garden City University College, Kumasi
Pan African Christian University College
Ghana Christian University College
BlueCrest College (formerly NIIT Ghana College)
Anglican University College of Technology, Accra
Data Link University College, Tema
Ghana Telecom University College, Tesano, Accra
Knutsford (University)College, East Legon, Accra.
Premier Institute of Law Enforcement Management and Administration
University College of Management Studies, Accra

 Public universities in Ghana.

University of Ghana, legon
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Kumasi
University of Cape Coast , Cape Coast
University of Education , Winneba
University for Development Studies, Tamale
University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa
university of health and allied science, Ho
university of energy and natural resouce, sunyani
university of professional studies, Accra
Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA)
Ghana Institute of Languages (GIL)