Collaborative Programmes

Collaboration & Partnerships

The University is currently a member of the International Association of Universities (IAU), International Association of University Presidents (IAUP), the International Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) and the Association of African Universities (AAU). It has also entered into collaboration with the Illorin University and the Bordeaux Management School.

Additionally, the University is exploring the possibility of establishing more links with several other universities and research institutions worldwide, including the Norwegian Universities’ Committee for Development Research and Education (NUFU), the Council for International Educational Exchange (CIEE), International Student Exchange Programmes (ISEP) and the Commonwealth Universities Student Exchange Consortium (CUSAC).

Professor Jimi Ogunnusi, Africa Regional Director of the University of West England, United Kingdom and Prof. Jerry Johnson, an Associate Professor of Educational Leadership, University of North Florida, United States, visited the University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) to purposely explore opportunities of mutual collaborations.

The University is fully accredited by the renowned Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programmes (ACBSP) in America. This is a global accreditation body for business schools. The process and status is intended to further instill confidence in the academic programmes of the University. The University also intends to explore further collaborations with universities in the United States of America, China, Hong Kong, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Norway and other Scandinavian countries.