Welcome to the School of Graduate Studies (SOGS) of the University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA). It’s so refreshing to introduce you to our unique professional tradition that thrives on combining scholarship with Professionalism. Expressively, our programmes are not only designed to meet the growing demand in the business industry but also aimed at equipping prospective candidates with the requisite skills and expertise to manage contemporary business challenges in relevant business and professional programmes in both public and private sectors within any global jurisdiction. Recognising our vision to become a world-class graduate school of management/business. The School of Graduate Studies (UPSA) operates in rigours academic environment and demands high standard of scholarship and professionalism from its students. To achieve this target, the School has assembled some of the best faculty with both professional and academic qualifications and enormous experience in the corporate world of business. Our main aim is to care about teaching and research to help you in the pursuit of your dreams.
As the Dean of SOGS, it is worthy to note that the School has expanded its number of programmes from four (4) to twenty (20) since its inception in the year 2009 by the founding Dean, Prof. Goski Alabi. Within a space of fourteen years, the number of student enrolments increased from 160 students to 2,048 students comprising of a considerable number of international students from both Anglophone and Francophone countries. Currently, approximately 10% of the overall students at UPSA are registered at the School of Graduate Studies and over 20% of degrees awarded annually are granted from the over twenty (20) programmes at SOGS. The high students’ enrolment and graduation ratio reflects our strategic and continuous efforts at designing pragmatic programmes relevant to the needs of individuals, corporate Ghana and indeed the global environment. As a school of scholars, we actively participate in community services and encourage our students in the same direction.
By this message, I invite you to cruise our website to learn about our unique values, programmes, exciting faculty, students, and premises. You may also visit our beautiful campus, where you can meet a wide diversity of people from over nine different countries.
Prof. Samuel Antwi.