The Computer Science Programme

The department of Computer Science teaches courses leading up to the following qualifications:

  • Major in Computer Science
  • Major in Management Information Systems (taught jointly with Business Administration department)

Computer Science

Ashesi's Computer Science programme focuses not only on software design and programming, but also on empowering young people to be at the forefront of African growth by harnessing the power of technology. Students in the Computer Science programme are taken through robust foundational courses and projects that prepare them to engage new technologies, and create tech solutions for African needs.

Management Information Systems

In today’s rapidly changing business world, a company’s ability to compete depends on how quickly that enterprise can respond to change. Central to this ability, is the successful use of information, and by extension, the appropriate deployment of information technology.

The Management Information Systems program at Ashesi University seeks to train graduates, who are able to influence business and organisational strategy through deep understanding of information technology use. This interdisciplinary program trains graduates who are uniquely empowered to enhance the competitiveness of enterprises in the new knowledge economy.