We enroll students from many backgrounds who can combine academic ability with an enthusiasm for new challenges, school leavers of various backgrounds including General Arts, Visual Arts, Business, Sciences & Home Economics. They are all acceptable for entry and we do not recommend or favour any particular programme for enrollment.
We offer transformational education and research excellence that has a positive influence on our communities.
To become a top notch management University in Ghana
Education for Life
- Improve institutional effectiveness and quality of services delivery.o
- Increase student enrolments and improve student success.
- Expand existing facilities for teaching and learning.
- Increase research output and improve quality of teaching and learning
- Deploy cutting-edge leaders, administrators, managers and entrepreneurs (LAME).
- Strengthen our engagement with UCOMS Alumni and Corporate Ghana.
The University College of Management Studies (UCOMS) began in1974 as a Professional Tutorial College called Feds Career College. Feds Career College identified criitical skill gaps in the labour market and dedicated itself to the preparation of supervisory level professionals in Accountancy, Marketing, Export Marketing, Sales Management, Advertising, Public Relations, and Journalism. These Programmes were heavily subscribed and products of the College gained employment in reputable national and international organizations.
On 1st June, 1977, the name of the College was changed to Institute of Management Studies (IMS) when it became a recognized Tutorial College for the preparation of students for Professional Qualifications in the United Kingdom in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), Accounting from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), and Purchasing and Supply from the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS).
IMS was accredited by the National Accreditation Board as a Tertiary Tutorial College in 1998 and in 2206 the status of IMS was changed by incorporation to the current University College of Management Studies (UCOMS). UCOMS began offering Degree Programmes in Business Administration with specializations in Accounting, Banking and Finance, Human Resource Management, Marketing and Procurement and Supply Chain Management. The College in addition to Business Administration Programmes now offers Programmes under the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and Governance, Health Services and Education.
UCOMS is the Oldest Private University in Ghana offering Top Quality Management Programmes and we hold that reputation dear to us.