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Centre For Distance And Professional Education

Brief Background

The Centre for Distance and Professional Education (CDPE) was established by the University to provide accessibility, affordability and flexibility of educational resources to students without compromise on standards through the use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT).            

CDPE has received accreditation from the National Accreditation Board (N.A.B.) to run three (3) programmes namely:

  1. Bachelor of Science Degree in Banking and Finance
  2. Bachelor of Science in Administration, Human Resource Management option
  3. Bachelor of Science in Administration, Marketing option

The  Centre runs the following programmes:

  • ATHE (Award For Training And Higher Education) Diploma
  • ICM-UK programmes
  • Mature Entrance Examination
  • WASSCE Remedial programmes



Click here to download the ATHE Application Form


Applicants may click HERE to apply online for the ATHE Diploma programmes.

For further details, go to

The Central Pre-University and Professional Institute (CPPI)

The Central Pre-University and Professional Institute (CPPI) was established in the year 2002 with the aim of creating a strong consultancy wing for the University. Its vision is to create a Center of professional excellence for nurturing, developing and sustaining value for the University. In pursuit of this vision, the Center over the years has been positioned to provide tuition for various professional programs. Presently, the Center is a leading study Center for the Institute of Commercial Management (UK) programs in Business studies, Marketing, Human Resources, Journalism and Media Studies, Accounting and Finance, and Professional Computing and Information Processing. 

The Center also runs pre-University programs such as the Mature Access Course for prospective applicants to the University who are twenty five years and above and also organizes Remedial classes for various subjects of the West Africa Secondary School Certificate Examinations (WASSCE).

The Central Pre-University and Professional Institute (CPPI) is also a center of excellence for Executive Certificate programs specifically designed for the working class and professionals in industry to improve their efficiency in work output.

The Centre has from August 2022 been subsumed under the Centre for Professional and Distance Education (CPDE)

For further information do contact the following numbers and email:

Telephone:       0302-329601, 0307-020537, 0307-020538






1. Certificate training in Multimedia is currently ongoing.



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