The Faculty of Technology started with the College on its inception as a premier training Institution, in 1999. The Faculty had one department at the onset – Department of Information & Communication Technology. In 2013 when the College gained Private Tertiary Institution offering Degree status, the Faculty constituted two more departments, Department of Information Systems and Department of IT Management. Creation of new departments under Faculty of Technology resulted in the increase in tremendous increase in student population.
The Faculty of Technology has, therefore, become the biggest Faculty in the BlueCrest (University) College, with a full-time student population of over 700 in the 2016/2017 academic year.
The Faculty of Technology is popular among prospective applicants because of the diverse nature of programmes offered to students. The Faculty has a flexible and industry relevant approach to instruction by incorporating measures that allow students to choose programme paths that suit their future aspirations.
Mission of the Faculty
The Faculty of Technology has the mandate to train professionals in Information Technology as best IT Professionals contributing towards socioeconomic development of Ghana and beyond.
Vision of the Faculty
To be recognised internally as pace-setters in the development of appropriate strategies for technology implementation at all levels of industry and the fore-runners of research into issues of technology.
Aims of the Faculty
The Faculty through the various departments seek to provide:
Resource available for the Faculty
Large Lecture Halls equipped with modern state-of-the-art teaching equipment like Projector, electronically controlled boards, Smart Boards and Public Address systems. There are also a number of medium-size lecture halls, relatively well-equipped Computer Laboratories All lecture rooms and laboratories have Internet Connectivity.
The Faculty boasts of very highly qualified and experienced lecturers, laboratory technicians, IT technicians and supporting Administrative Staff.
BlueCrest College Library is located at the Accra Campus are well-equipped with over 3000 volumes of technology and management books, serials and electronic database such as CD-ROMs and electronic journal subscription and Internet Connectivity.
There are two computer laboratories on the Accra Campus, purposely built for use by students of the Faculty of Technology. Computer laboratories can sit 120 students at a time. There is also wireless Internet access on campus for all students.
Step 1: Admission Requirements
Ensure that you have met the admission requirements for the programme that you are interested in.
Step 3: Provide the following supporting documents
Note: Additional supporting documents may be required on a case-to-case basis, which our staff will advise the applicant accordingly.
Only duplicate copies of these documents (except photographs) should be submitted to the College. Original copies of the documents will be required by the Admissions Department upon approval of the Student’s application.
Documents in foreign languages MUST be translated into English language and legally certified.
Types of payment Modes: Cash / Cheques / Banker's Draft only
Payments in Ghana Cedi and US$ are accepted.
Step 4: Send us your application
You are required to submit all required documents to the Admission Department personally or mail it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note: Please make sure that your application forms and documents reach us at least 2 weeks before course commencement.
Step 5: Acceptance by the College
Processing time of completed application will take approximately 5 working days. A telephonic interview may also be conducted if required. Applicants who have been offered a place at BlueCrest Ghana will receive the following via email:
Step 6: Fee Payment
Upon receiving the letter of acceptance from the student, the BlueCrest shall also ensure that the following are adhered to:
For Certificate and Diploma Programs:
Intakes for these programs are open throughout the year. Please contact BlueCrest College Admissions Office for batch start dates for these programs.
For Undergraduate Degree Programs:
The BlueCrest Ghana Academic Calendar for Undergraduate Degree program consists of two intakes per year, as per the below:
|Term||Duration (Academic Year)||Application Deadlines|
|Fall|| September – July || 25th August|
|Spring||Feb - December|| 15th February|
For Postgraduate Degree Programs:
Postgraduate Degree programs are offered in partnership with University of Sunderland, UK. Intake for these programs are generally announced during the months of July and November each year. Session starts in October and February respectively.
Prospectus and Application
Click here to download the Application Form and other Admission related documents.
Fee are different for individual programmes. Kindly write to registrar@bluecrest..edu.gh for more details about the fee of the programme selected.
BlueCrest College Ghana announced new merit based scholarships for fresh applicants and continuous students, which will be effective from August 2016. Unlike before these scholarships are applicable for admission into the undergraduate degree programmes for both Ghanaian and Foreign applicants. Fresh Applicants can get upto 100% scholarships based upon their grades in WASSCE / SSSCE examination.
Scholarships are awarded on the basis of scholastic achievement, and selection is highly competitive.
Regular Applicant into Level 100 Semester 1 and Semester 2:
1. Grade Criteria
Scholarships are awarded for one year only. Students are encouraged to reapply each year.
8th August 2016
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