This website http://www.upsa.edu.gh and its sub-domains also ending in upsa.edu.gh ("Website") are provided by the University of Professional Studies, Accra ("University").
If you are a “Member” of the University (for example, a student or member of staff), your use of the Website will also be subject to the University's institutional policies, procedures and regulations that apply to you as a Member.
Intellectual property rights
The University is the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in the Website, the technical infrastructure in the Website and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright and other laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
Subject to the provisions below, you may view, download and print any pages from the Website for your own personal non-commercial use only. This permission to download and print does not extend to material identified on the Website as belonging to third parties, where you must obtain the permission of the relevant owners before doing so.
The University's status (and that of any identified contributors) as the author of material on the Website must always be acknowledged, and you must not remove any copyright or other intellectual property notices from any material you download or print from the Website.
You may not otherwise copy, reproduce, modify or redistribute in whole or in part any pages or material from the Website without the prior written consent of the University.
You may not use any of the University's registered or unregistered trade marks (including the University's "UPSA” logo) for any purpose whatsoever without the prior written consent of the University.
When using the Website, you agree not to:
use the Website in such a way that disrupts, interferes with or restricts the use of the Website by other users or in any way that breaches any applicable law or regulation;
upload, display or transmit any materials through the Website which are false, offensive, defamatory, threatening, obscene, abusive, menacing, indecent, unlawful or which violate, breach or infringe the rights of any other person anywhere in the world (including any intellectual property rights) or attempt to do so;
use the Website to transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam);
reverse engineer, decompile, copy or adapt any software or other code or scripts forming part of the Website or attempt to transmit to or via the Website any information that contains a virus, worm, Trojan horse or other harmful or disruptive component; or
change, modify, delete, interfere with or misuse data contained on the Website, including any data relating to any third party.
The Website has been prepared with the primary aim of providing information about the University and its teaching, research and business activities, including course information likely to be of interest to prospective students.
If you are a prospective student, you should always check directly with the University for the most recent course information, in case any updates or changes have not yet have been posted on the Website. If the University offers you a place as a student, you should before accepting your offer also read carefully the information about your course that the University sends to you directly, including information about the circumstances when changes may be made to the advertised content or structure or methods of delivery of a course or individual modules.
The University uses reasonable efforts to ensure that the availability of the Website and its content is uninterrupted outside scheduled downtime for repairs and upgrades; however, due to the nature of the Internet, this cannot be guaranteed.
The University also cannot guarantee that the Website will be free from viruses or other harmful properties, so you are advised to use appropriate anti-virus software before and during visits to the Website.
The University does not necessarily endorse the content of any third party material made available on the Website. Any advice, recommendations, views and/or opinions contained within such third party material are those of the author or contributor and not the University.
In view of the above, the University does not accept any liability for any loss or damage you may suffer as a result of your use of or inability to use the Website, or your use of or reliance on any information provided on the Website.
Unless you are otherwise notified by the University, you may link to the home page and to other specific pages of the Website, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage the University's reputation or take advantage of it; but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on the University's part where none exists. The University may withdraw this right at any time.
Where the Website contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. The University has no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accepts no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
If you choose to bring a claim against the University arising from, or related to, a visit to the Website, you must do so in the courts of Ghana. If you are not located in Ghana, any claim the University may have against you arising from, or related to, a visit to the Website may be issued in the courts of the country in which you are located.
When you visit the Website, the University may send your computer a "cookie", a small file that resides on your computer's hard drive and allows the University to determine return users of the Website and to review how a user uses a website in order to make it more useful by tailoring the services it offers to the way(s) in which a user accesses them. Each cookie is unique to you and it can be read by the server or your browser software. You can set your browser not to accept cookies, although you may not be able to access all of the features on the Website, or the site may operate less efficiently.
Cookies cannot be executed as code or used to deliver a virus. Other servers cannot read them and personal information cannot be gathered from them. They are simply an identifier shared between you and us; we do not share them with anyone. A cookie does not give the University access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share.
Information about how to configure your browser to block cookies can be found at:
The cookies used on our site are listed below.
We use these cookies to anonymously collect information about how visitors use our site. They are set when you first visit the site and deleted when you close the web browser. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form and send it back to Google, who collate the information into reports that help us develop our website. Blocking these cookies will not impact on your use of our site.
Online registration and purchasing
These cookies are set when you apply online for a University services such as a job vacancy, accommodation or a course of study. They are also set when you purchase an item from our online store. These cookies are used to maintain the status of your application or purchase throughout the process. Disabling these cookies may mean that you are unable to complete an application or purchase online. They will expire when you close your web browser.
Social Networking Buttons
Many of our web pages contain links to social networking sites that are provided by the sites themselves such as Facebook and Twitter. The scripts used to generate these buttons come from from third party websites and the third parties might be setting cookies, gathering usage information and setting their own cookies. Details of their privacy policies can be found here:
Discus' terms and policies
We will embed videos into our web pages, mostly from YouTube and Vimeo. These third parties might be gathering usage information and setting their own cookies. Details of their privacy policies can be found here: