About AIT

The Accra Institute of Technology (AIT) is a technology-driven private university, accredited by the Ghana Tertiary Education Commission (GTEC).

The university is modeled on internationally renowned institutes of technology like the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the California institute of Technology (CALTECH) - both universities are consistently ranked in the top ten of the global rankings of universities worldwide.

AIT is ranked the top private university in Ghana by the Ghana Tertiary Awards. The university also received the Best Technology University in Ghana Award for a number of years. AIT is equally a leading research university in Ghana with over 250 enrolled on its PhD programs.

AIT operates both campus-based and online (open university) systems at both the undergraduate and the
postgraduate (graduate) levels. and it is credited with pioneering open university education in Ghana and
in the West Africa sub-region.

AIT Board of Trustees

The membership of the Board of Trustees of the University is made up of a number of former Vice-Chancellors of top universities and other eminent and internationally distinguished personalities

  • Professor Emeritus Ivan Addae-Mensah, Former Vice Chancellor, University of Ghana, Chairman

  • Dr. K. Y. Amoako, Former United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, Vice Chairman

  • Professor Samuel K. Adjepong, Former Vice Chancellor, University of Cape Coast, Member

  • Dr. Grace Bediako, Former Government Statistician, Ghana Statistical Service, Member

  • Professor Jophus Anamuah-Mensah, Former Vice Chancellor, University of Education, Winneba, Member

  • Professor William Otoo Ellis, Former Vice Chancellor, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Member

  • Rev Ama Afo Blay, Former Director General, Ghana Education Service (GES), Member

  • Professor Clement Dzidonu, President of AIT, Member

  • Professor Emeritus Anuwar Al, Former President and Vice-Chancellor, Open University, Malaysia; Former Vice Chancellor, National University of Malaysia, Member, National Higher Education Council, Malaysia, Member

  • KS Yamoah, Managing Director, The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) Member

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