The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Joseph Ghartey Ampiah presenting an award to a deserving staff

Ten staff members of the University have been honoured for their commitment and dedication to their duties at the Third Staff Awards Ceremony. The 10 staff comprised one senior member, four senior and five junior staff members.  

Indian High Commissioner Calls on Vice-Chancellor

Welcoming the High Commissioner and his delegation, Prof. Ampiah, expressed gratitude, to GFSU for its commitment towards the collaboration which according to him would lead to training professionals to provide evidence-based forensic investigations in the country.

Inspection of the proposed cassava

The National Varietal Release and Registration Committee (NVRRC) of the Ministry of Agriculture has recommended five proposed varieties of cassava developed by the Department of Crop Science in collaboration with the Biotechnology and Nuclear Agricultural Research Institute (BNARI) of Ghana Atomic Energy Commission(GAEC).

Vice-Chancellor Leads Delegation to 2018 RUFORUM Biennial Conference

A delegation from the University of Cape Coast (UCC) led by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Joseph Ghartey Ampiah, has participated in the Biennial Conference of the Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM), and the 6th Africa Higher Education Week at the Kenyatta International Conference Centre, Nairobi, Kenya.

Former UCC Lecturer Develops Drug for Treating Diabetes Complications

Dr. Bempah , explained that the tablets were a formulation of vitamin B1, B2 and B5 capable of preventing complications affecting all organs in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients. Other ingredients of the tablets he mentioned were dicalcium phosphate, cellulose, silica, magnesium stearate.


The students comprising levels 100 to 300 with Cumulative Grade Point Aggregate (CGPA) of 3.6 and above were presented with certificates and cash prizes at the 2018 Dean’s Awards Ceremony.