BlueCrest University College

ABOUT BLUECREST

History Of The University

1999 was the golden year which witnessed the birth of a brand BlueCrest which resonates with Quality Education. BlueCrest College is one of the front runners in Information and Communication Technology Education and Training with the core objective of addressing the ICT needs of Ghana and beyond. BlueCrest College is a proud affiliate of University of Education, Winneba.


The College started with its main focus on quality ICT education in the beginning by establishing the Faculty of Technology with the Department of Information and Communication Technology. Due to the growing demand and the patronage from twenty one different African countries, BlueCrest College added more programs to cater to the unique needs of African continent. Currently BlueCrest College has three major Faculties namely Faculty of Information and Communication Technology, Faculty of Business Administration and Faculty of Fashion and Design.


BlueCrest College is accredited by National Accreditation Board of Ghana as a Private Tertiary Institution. BlueCrest College is increasingly popular among its clientele due to the diverse nature of quality programmes offered to students. The College has an innovative approach that incorporates multiple intelligence pedagogy to suit different learning styles. Students are imparted with strong theory and practical skills by its internationally reputed local & international faculty.

 

Our Campus

BlueCrest campus is strategically located with easy access from the heart of Accra, the Kwame Nkrumah Circle which is accessible within 5 minutes. BlueCrest campus has the latest infrastructure at its Accra campus, and has an attractive and inspiring facility with modern technological tools to assist multiple intelligence teaching pedagogy. Students have reading rooms, library, e-library, technology labs for practicing their ICT skills supported by its well-trained Lab Assistants. It has Media Labs that encompasses of Radio and TV Labs for its Mass communication and Journalism students which enhances their skills to match with global standards. It has well equipped Labs of garment construction & pattern design for its Fashion Design students. Fashion students are exposed to take the ramp on style, participate in Fashion shows to showcase their creations. Industrial Visit, Workshop, Internship, Seminar, Quiz competition and Conferences are regular activities organized by Students clubs for holistic development of the students.  

Library and Facilities

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Dr. Kapil Gupta - Ph.D., MBA, FCCA, AICWA, B.Com(Hons)

Chairman - Governing Council

Dr. Kapil Gupta is a dedicated Educationist who believes in leveraging technology in the area of higher learning to bring about social transformation. His rich experience spanning over twenty years in industry and education has been instrumental in growth of ICT and Management education in Ghana. After initial stints in automobile manufacturing, Mining and International Trade, he made a conscious move into Education Sector starting with ICT Education in Ghana by setting up ICT center of excellence in collaboration with NIIT in 2000. Till last count, NIIT had five world-class ICT centers across Ghana. As early as 2001, he was nominated by ghanaclassifieds.com for "Foreign Excellence in Ghana" for his excellent service in the field of ICT and dynamic leadership that also helped NIIT Ghana  to become one of the most valuable company in Ghana Club 100. With high levels of Professionalism and corporate governance, NIIT Ghana bagged the coveted 8th position in the prestigious 2005 Ghana Club 100 ranking in addition to 2nd most Socially Responsible company and 3rd most Profitable company in Ghana. It was also the first and only IT education institution in the Top 100 companies in Ghana for three consecutive years.


In 2007, he started Knowledgeworkz which teamed up with Sikkim Manipal University to bring its path-breaking higher learning to the doorsteps of Ghanaians who would otherwise travel overseas for higher education. To keep pace with the changing demand for professional education in the country, he also formalized collaboration with University of Petroleum Science and Energy (UPES), India and Institute for Professional and Executive Development (IPED), UK to offer Oil & Gas education & trainings in Ghana.

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Prof. (Dr.) Sunil Kumar Roy - Ph.D (Management), M.A (Economics), MBA (Marketing)

Rector

Prof. Sunil Kumar Roy, a Professor of Economics, has rich experience spanning nearly three decades in industry and academia. His success story as a marketer is evident in his career spanning over twenty years in which he served various Government and Private Organizations in various capacity from Sales officer to General Manager. His passion for bringing out the best in students by bridging the gap between classroom teaching and industry was eminent when he switched over from the lucrative industry to academia. He taught students of Doctorate and Master’s Program for 9 years and was consecutively awarded best faculty for two consecutive years. Matching his vast experience in Industry, he was given administrative responsibility in addition to his teaching and research assignment in private universities of repute in India. He has a proven track record as Dean, HOD, Head Corporate Resource Center, Head placements & Head Admissions. He is a prolific speaker with over ten national and internationals Guest lectures.  He is an avid researcher and has internationally refereed publications.

Sujith Jayaprakash

Registrar

Mr. Sujith Jayaprakash has over a decade of administrative and academic experience in the education sectors in India, Africa and Latin America with significant experience in Senior Management roles, Student Recruitment, leading institutional academic delivery improvement and education quality development.

He is currently pursuing a Doctorate degree in Computer Science and specialized in Data mining algorithms. He started his Career as a Lecturer and moved towards administration. Since 2010, he has been handling various administrative roles such as Head of the Department, Sr. Manager and Registrar in the education sector and having a vast experience in managing the education business in Sub-Saharan African countries. 

He is a Certified Microsoft Web Application Developer and a Certified Microsoft Trainer. His passion towards technology has helped him in handling multiple IT based portfolios such as IT Infrastructure Manager, Digital Marketing Expert along with administration. He has published nine research papers in National and International research journals and conferences.

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