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Collaborate with UDS – Nana Addo Tasks MMDAs

His Excellency, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo, President of the Republic and Commander-in-Chief of the Ghana Armed Forces has tasked Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies within the catchment area of the University for Development Studies (UDS) ...
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The main Wa campus of the University for Development Studies is tucked away in the pristine and luscious green Bamahu valley located at the southern end of the fast developing Municipality of Wa. The municipality also serves as the capital of the Upper West Region of Ghana. Apart from the Bamahu location, the Wa campus also has three satellite campuses within the municipality. These are the No. 36 block, and Faculty of Education Annexe near the RCC Residency on the Dorimon Road, and the School of Business and Law annexe at Kpaguri.

The Wa campus was established in September 2002 with the Faculty of Integrated Development Studies (FIDS) at the No. 36 block, which the RCC generously made available to the University. The single Faculty campus grew exponentially and in 2008, the Faculty of Planning and Land Management (FPLM) was carved out. The Faculty of Education, Law and Business Studies (FELBS) was started in 2009…


2019 Harmattan School
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UDS International Conference Center, Tamale
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CSIR International Conference

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Call for Papers – Harmattan School Conference

Venue: UDS International Conference Center, Tamale Date: February 6...


4-Year BA Integrated Development Studies with the following options:
--Environment and Resources Management Option;
--Economics and Entrepreneurship Development Option;
--Development Communication Option;
--Development Administration Option.
2-Year Diploma in Integrated Community Development (DICD) Development Studies
MA in Social Administration
MA in Environment and Resource Management
MA in Development Economics
MA in Peace and Development Studies
MA in Development Communication
PhD Endogenous Development
M.Phil. in Development Studies
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Social Administration
M.Phil. in Environment and Resource Management
4-Year BA (Integrated Community Development (ICD))
4-Year BSc (Planning)
4-Year BSc (Real Estate)
4-Year BSc (Land Management)
4-Year BSc (Development Management)
2-Year Diploma in Development Management
M.Sc. in Development Management
M.Sc. in Strategic Planning and Management
MA in Community Development
MPhil. in Development Management
4-Year BA (Integrated Business Studies)
4-Year BSc, Accounting
4-Year BSc. Accounting with Finance
2-Year Diploma in Integrated Business Studies
Master of Commerce
--Banking and Finance
--Procurement and Supply Chain Management
--Human Resources Management
M.Sc. in Accounting
MA in Management Studies
MA in Leadership and Development
MA in Business Planning and Microfinance Management