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Ashesi University: Old Mutual Group partners with Ashesi to provide scholarships and job opportunities

Old Mutual Ghana has signed a partnership with Ashesi University College to provide approximately GHC 300,000 in scholarship and providing  job opportunities to students at Ashesi…. The scholarship opportunity will be available to juniors and seniors at Ashesi who demonstrate academic excellence, and will run from 2015 to 2017. Old Mutual has been operating in Ghana since 2013, and is part of the Old Mutual Group which provides life assurance, asset management, banking and general insurance to customers in Africa, the Americas, Asia and Europe. The partnership represents Old Mutual’s commitment to developing more social investment initiatives, with a core area...

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University Graduation: Ashesi University Class of 2015 Graduation

African Celebs wishes the Ashesi University Class of 2015 Graduates a HUGE congratulations! Ashesi University College in Ghana held its 11th graduation on Saturday, June 20, 2015 at Archer and Cornfield Courtyard on our campus in Berekuso. In attendance was Patrick  Awuah Jr. Founder & President, Ashesi University College, Vice President of Ghana, Vice President of Ghana, H.E Mr. Amissah-Arthur, Kofi Ampim, Chairman of the Board of Societe General Bank Ghana Ltd., who was the Guest Speaker for the ceremony. Other guests of honour included , the Pro Vice Chancellor of the University of Cape Coast, Prof John Nelson Buah… Click here for more  We wish...

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Ashesi University supports entrepreneurial revolution in Ghana

  Ashesi University, one of Africa’s leading liberal arts colleges, is assisting homegrown initiatives to drive entrepreneurial growth in Ghana. Dubbed “Entreprevolution” and started by 2014 alumni, Leonard Annan, the accelerator program aims at reducing graduate unemployment in the country Entreprevolution is an entrepreneurial revolution that uses a bottom-up approach to encourage the creation of more start-ups contrary to government’s top-down approach that attempts to achieve it. The mother accelerator organization “Entreprevolution Foundation” was born out of Mr Annan’s ‘Adesua Ye Literacy Foundation’ that he conceived in his first year at Ashesi University. He was however convicted there was...

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Ashesi signs historic affiliation agreement with University of Mines and Technology for Engineering programme

The University of Mines and Technology (UMaT) has made a commitment to help provide guidance for Ashesi’s new Engineering Programme starting in September 2015. The ceremony held at the UMaT campus in Tarkwa, the two universities signed an affiliation agreement that will see UMaT serve as a mentor for Ashesi’s Mechanical, Electrical and Computer Engineering programmes. Ashesi’s groundbreaking new engineering majors, with an emphasis on design, problem solving, and entrepreneurship, will help redefine engineering education in Africa and drive the important innovations that Africa needs. The program will educate and prepare young women and men to develop engineering solutions that will address some of...

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