MountCrest University College - MCU • Accra, Ghana
Located in Kanda in Accra – the capital of Ghana – is MountCrest University College, or MCU for short. Established in 2008, MCU is a relatively new institution founded by Mr and Mrs Kwaku Ansa-Asare to honour their son Kwame’s memory. The way in which he lived his short life inspired the school’s motto, ‘that they may have life.’
The university is a private institution which offers courses at under- and postgraduate levels. Some examples of the programmes currently being taught at the university are LLB Law, BSc Public Health, and BA Social Work. MCU also conducts research and is as an institution recognised by the National Accreditation Board. Additionally, each programme MCU runs is affiliated with Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Kumasi.