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Governance of tertiary education institutions in Ghana

Paul Effah

Governance of tertiary education institutions in Ghana

a manual

by Paul Effah

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Published by NCTE in collaboration with the Association for the Development of Education in Africa, Working Group on Higher Education, International Institute for Educational Planning in Accra, Ghana, Paris, France .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ghana
    • Subjects:
    • Education, Higher -- Ghana -- Administration -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 39-40).

      StatementPaul Effah & Henrietta J.A.N. Mensa-Bonsu.
      GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
      ContributionsMensa-Bonsu, Henrietta J. A. N.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA1628 .E44 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 59 p. ;
      Number of Pages59
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3738930M
      ISBN 109988009194
      LC Control Number2003408067
      OCLC/WorldCa55019288

      board and ownership structure were obtained from the annual reports of firms and the Ghana Stock Exchange facts book. Information on best governance practices were also from the annual reports and guidelines of Ghana‟s Securities and Exchange Commission. Using. Increased funding has sustained the expansion of tertiary education Between and , spending on tertiary institutions increased by 28%, on average across OECD countries, more than double the rate of student enrolments (12%). However, both the number of students and total spending have increased at a slower pace since

        In Ghana, university governance has become crucial following the upsurge of private universities in recent years arising out of: increased demand for tertiary education resulting from high population growth; and expanded enrolment at basic and secondary levels, which have far exceeded the capacity of existing institutions.   Public research institutions are crucial for innovation due to their role in knowledge creation and diffusion. While absolute real expenditure on R&D in this sector has risen, it now accounts for a smaller share of total R&D spending by OECD countries and of OECD GDP.

      KEYWORDS: electronic learning, Ghana Tertiary Institutions, Implementation Challenges, ICT. 1 INTRODUCTION Tertiary institutions all over the world are continuously striving for innovation in teaching and learning. An increasing number of them operating in international education markets are using E-learning as a cost effective alternative to. Tertiary education policy in Ghana - an assessment: (English) Abstract. This study was prepared as one of several activities following the conclusion of the Tertiary Education Project in Ghana, which was designed to assist the Government with restructuring, and quality enhancement of its tertiary education sector.


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Governance of tertiary education institutions in Ghana by Paul Effah Download PDF EPUB FB2

GOVERNANCE IN HIGHER EDUCATION IN GHANA: A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF PUBLIC AND PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES Edward N. Tetteh Lecturer, Department of HRM, MUCG Abstract This article presents the results of an. TERTIARY EDUCATION POLICY IN GHANA: An Assessment: CONTENTS Pag EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 1.

INTRODUCTION 1 2. THE POLICY CONTEXT 2 Tertiary education in Ghana and the Tertiary Education Project 2 The process of policy formulation () 3 3.

POLICY OBJECTIVES OF THE REFORM PROGRAMME 4File Size: 5MB. He went on to serve as Executive Secretary of the National Council for Tertiary Education in Ghana. His area of expertise is governance and leadership in higher education, and has written extensively on this subject.

Paul Effah is an international consultant, facilitating training of university leaders and managers in Africa. He is currently. Rethinking Higher Education Governance in Ghana: Reflections of a Professional Administrator Paul Effah, CODESRIA, Dakar,ISBN: This book is an institutional history of leadership in higher education institutions in Ghana, recounted through a rich narrative of the life and career trajectory of one of Ghana’s pioneering.

The aim is to provide a clear guideline for the ultimate structure, planning, development, regulation, operations, overall governance and accountability of the tertiary education system.

Governance in higher education is the means by which institutions for higher education (tertiary or post-secondary education) are formally organized and managed (though often there is a distinction between definitions of management and governance).Simply, university governance is the way in which universities are operated.

Governing structures for higher education are. The page policy document covers; Governance and Management, Institutional Level Governance, Appointments and Designations of Principal Officers, Academic Freedom, Accountability of T, Equity and Access, Expansion and Establishment of Tertiary Education Institutions, Provision of Flexible and Distributed Learning and Diversification and.

In this manual, intended as a reference guide for Council members, the authors outline the structure and governance of tertiary institutions in Ghana.

The university system in Ghana follows the British tradition which means that the system of governance is also modelled on British institutions of higher learning. Tertiary institutions have a bicameral system of governance; the. To what extent does tertiary education meet the requirements of job-skills required in industry.

What can be done for tertiary education programmes, in both public and private institutions, to be shifted towards the demands of industry. Under what conditions will the ideal structures of tertiary education function in Ghana. Data analysis is based on a survey of accounting students enrolled at secondary and tertiary education institutions in Ghana.

Using Ordinary Least Squares (OLS) regression, the results. The summit also deliberated on issues of supervision, management and governance of tertiary education in Ghana to make it more responsive to the country's developmental needs in.

managing Nigerian tertiary educational institutions for national security. 4) What is the relationship, if any, between how the members of staff and students are aware of those to be involved in managing Nigerian tertiary educational institutions for national Size: KB.

The Evolution of University Governance in Ghana: Implications for Education Policy and Practice Article (PDF Available) in Asian Social Science 12(5) May with 1, Reads How we.

Experience shows that emphasis to governance is crucial for health/education systems to fulfill their essential public health/ public education functions. Both health and education governance encompass institutions and linkages among citizens, government officials and health/education service providers.

Tertiary education in Ghana consists of universities, polytechnics and other institutions like specialised colleges. While all of the ten existing polytechnics are public, only eight out of 33 universities are. The public institutions are all under the responsibility of the National Council for Tertiary Education (NCTE).

tertiary education and the mechanisms that should be developed to improve on it. The issue of financing, which is at the core of tertiary education development in Ghana, is inextricably linked with the perceived problem of quality and relevance.

The study revealed that: 1. The problem of supply-demand gaps in graduate output is real: there is. The OECD has carried out a study on Governance of higher education, research and innovation in Ghana, Kenya and Uganda as a part of the OECD programme on Higher Education and Research for Development (IHERD), which is financed by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Size: 1MB.

Challenges Facing Higher Education in the Twenty-First Century Ami Zusman The twenty-first century has brought with it profound challenges to the nature, values, and control of higher education in the United States. Societal expectations and public resources for higher education are undergoing fundamental Size: 79KB.

Mr Yakubu Abdul-Majeed, Northern Regional Vice Chairman of Ghana Journalists Association urged the NAB to intensity monitoring of tertiary institutions to weed out unaccredited institutions. Accelerated industrial growth is one of the priorities of Ghana in order to boost the welfare of her citizenry as well as economic development.

This therefore, requires that tertiary education provides graduates with job-relevant skills to meet the demands of industry and the economy as a whole. Based on this overarching development objective, the Ministry [ ].

ISBN: Publication: May Pages: This book examines the transition of young adults with disabilities from school to tertiary education and work. It analyses the policy experiences of several OECD countries and identifies recent trends in access to education and employment as well as best transition policies and practices.Also, for roper governance in the C21st education system there is the need to embark on digitization of contents, repository of knowledge, and electronic archiving of contents, history, and proceedings.

Tertiary institutions rely mostly on evidence from Author: Dandy George Dampson, Alexander Kyei Edwards. However, the conference heard that Ghana is already spending a healthy proportion of its gross domestic product on tertiary education - 2 per cent incompared with the per cent spent in the UK in the same year, as estimated by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development.