A Globally Recognised, African University. Welcome to Ashesi.

Ashesi University is built around the belief that many of the barriers to development in Africa can be attributed to a leadership crisis on the continent. This is why our learning experiences are designed to help students build the skills and character necessary for effective problem-solving and leadership.

Our multidisciplinary curriculum combines the liberal arts with business, engineering, and technology. Whether you want to contribute to something transformative or build your own next big idea, there is no better place than Ashesi to learn how.


Ashesi Advantage Quadrant 1

A Proven Education Model
Since our inception nearly 20 years ago, Ashesi has built a model of education unlike any other that prepares you for a rewarding life and career. 90% of our students receive offers or start careers within six months of graduation, and our alumni are thriving across Africa and the world. Read more --> 

Ashesi Advantage Quadrant 2

Broad Skills, Deep Learning
Our curriculum allows you to develop the skills you would need to succeed in any career - communication, teamwork, problem solving, among others - while allowing you to develop deep knowledge in fields you are passionate about. 
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Ashesi Advantage Quadrant 3

A Stunning Campus
Our campus, set on 100 acres overlooking Ghana’s capital city Accra, is one of the most beautiful in Africa. It is designed to serve as a home for students from across the continent to live and work, and our infrastructure matches some of the best in the world. See more -->

Ashesi Advantage Quadrant 4

Local Roots, Global Reach
We recruit students all across Africa and work with global partners to teach them about the world. To date, we have nearly twenty study abroad partners. This means that Ashesi gives you the best of both worlds: local roots with a pan-African network of classmates and a global experience that prepares you to thrive anywhere in the world. 

Ashesi Advantage Quadrant 5

Trusted by Families Across Africa
Many students at Ashesi consider the university to be their top choice for college education in Africa. This is why families across the continent continue to choose to apply. The Ashesi model is trusted and seen as a transformative experience for students.
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