We welcome you with great pleasure to the CSIR College of Science and Technology, simply referred to as CCST. The College, established in 2015, is the foremost research College in Ghana. It was established by the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (the CSIR), the nation’s premier research institution.

The aim of the College is to advance training in science, technology and innovation, which is universally regarded as an engine of economic growth and development and important driver of poverty alleviation. The College’s programmes have been carefully designed to serve the needs of the industry.

CCST is accredited by the National Accreditation Board and affiliated to the University of Cape Coast, Cape Coast. The programmes are intended to equip students with theoretical and practical experiences to produce employable graduates that will fit the industry. Our programmes are such that students after going through it will be able to set themselves up or turn ailing businesses around. In fact, enrolling into any of our industry-focused postgraduate programmes leading to the award of various master’s degrees is the right decision any prospective applicant can ever make for him or herself. Plans are underway to roll out various postgraduate certificates, diplomas and doctoral degrees.

The College has well-equipped state of the art laboratories with international certification, numerous research stations across the country and well-resourced human capital, who have had research experiences over the years. These and many more resources are available at the disposal of the College and its student to enhance effective teaching and learning.

We can assure you that your time at the College will yield tremendous dividend at the end your study.

Welcome to CCST and we look forward to seeing you enroll on our programmes.

Professor Wisdom A. Plahar

College President