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A New Way To Book A Hostel Room

If you have ever schooled or are still schooling in any of the Universities or tertiary institutions in Ghana then you might have had that unique experience of living in a hostel. Hostels are fun, you cook your own food, clean you room, plan your day, you are practically living on your own and for some it is their first time living apart from their parents. There are many types of hostels, from very luxurious ones which may pass as hotels and to hostels with the basics, a bed in a room.

GUSSS Hostel fees reduced

Earlier this month the GUSSS hostel (Brunei) released its new prices for the 2018/2019 academic year which was an increase of nearly GHC 400. Students complained about the new prices and took to social media to make their opinions known. The KNUST SRC, however, released a statement on its Facebook page stating a reduction in

Students cry over high hostel fees

Students and parents have had to brace themselves every year for an increase in hostel fees. It has become a trend as hostel owners are forced to increase their rates due to yearly inflation which affects their basic operational costs. Many hostels have increased their prices for the 2018/2019 academic year ranging between a 5%

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WhatsApp Group for Students in Hostels

Today WhatsApp released its Business app version, WhatsApp Business in Ghana. We at GetRooms have already taken advantage of it by creating a WhatsApp group for students in hostels. This group was created to keep students informed of hostel booking seasons, prices of various hostels, discounts, facilities of hostels, etc. The group is open to students

KNUST introduces BSc. Programme in Community Health

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has introduced a Bachelor of Science Programme in Community Health, the first to be run in the country. Professor Kwasi Obiri-Danso, Vice-Chancellor of the University, said it was part of the effort to build the capacity of community health professionals for efficient job performance. He added

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UMaT to build 20,000 capacity hostel complex

Hundreds of people including representatives of government, organizations, traditional authorities, members of the university staff across the country, students and the general public attended the special event. The University of Mines and Technology (UMaT) Tarkwa, has installed former President, John Agyekum Kufour, as the first Chancellor of the institution. The installation ceremony which took place


UniRank releases top Universities in Ghana

UniRank, an international higher education directory that reviews accredited Universities and Colleges in the world has released the 2017 top universities in the country’s educational curriculum. The UniRank University Ranking, aims to provide a non-academic League Table of all Ghanaian Universities based on unbiased and valid web metrics. UniRank includes 13,000 Colleges and Universities, ranked


University of Ghana Cut-off Points for 2017-18

If you are planning to school at the University of Ghana in 2018 then you should really consider these cut-off points. Cut-off Points 2017-18 University of Ghana Undergraduate Admissions 2017/2018 Cut-off Points Programme  2017/2018 College of Basic & Applied Sciences B.Sc. Agriculture 24 B.Sc. Family & Consumer Sciences 24 B.Sc.Agricultural Engineering 18 B.Sc. Biomedical Engineering