University of Education, Winneba

The University of Education, Winneba (UEW) is a public university in Winneba, Central Region, Ghana.

The University of Education, Winneba (UEW) was established in September 1992 as a University College under PNDC Law 322.

The main aim of UEW was to train teachers for the education system of Ghana. However, over the years, the university has expanded its scope to offer a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs in education, the arts, sciences, and business.

In 2004, the University of Education Act, Act 672 was enacted to upgrade the status of the University College of Education of Winneba to the status of a full University. This made UEW the first public university in Ghana to be dedicated solely to teacher education.

UEW is also a leading research institution in Ghana. The university has a number of research centers and institutes, including the Centre for Teacher Development, the Institute for Educational Planning and Administration, and the Institute for Research and Innovation. UEW researchers have published extensively in international journals and conferences.

UEW has played a significant role in the development of education in Ghana. The university has produced thousands of teachers who have gone on to teach in schools all over the country. UEW has also contributed to the development of educational research and policy in Ghana.

UEW is a leading institution of higher education in Ghana and Africa. It is committed to training teachers and other professionals to lead the development of the country and the continent.

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University Name University of Education, Winneba
Acronym UEW
Year Established 1992


The university is located in Winneba, Central. Find the address and map of the university below.

Address Winneba, Central, Ghana


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Phone +233 (432) 22139
Fax +233 (432) 22361
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