Ghana Institute of Journalism , Accra Details

College Name: Ghana Institute of Journalism

Address: 32nd Gamel Abdul Nasser Rd. Osu P.O. Box GP 667, Accra

Location: Accra

Country: Ghana

Telephone Number: 0302 228336

Email Address: info@gij.edu.gh

College Website: www.gij.edu.gh

Category: Mass Media Colleges


About Ghana Institute of Journalism


The Ghana Institute of Journalism, formerly The Ghana School of Journalism,
was officially opened on Monday, 16th October, 1959.
The school was established by the Kwame Nkrumah government to
provide training in journalism.

This institute offers the following
programs:
(a)Bachelor of arts in communication studies
(i)Journalism
(ii)Public Relations

(b)Certificate in Journalism

(c)Master of arts in Public Relations

(d)Master of arts in Media Management

(e)Master of arts in Journalism

(f)Master of arts in Development communication

The school's main mission is to remain a highly academic professional
communications institution serving the needs of students, industry and society.

Courses offered(12 courses)

Course Name
Diploma in Journalism(Journalism)
Certificate in Public Relations(PR)
Diploma in Communication, Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations( )
Certificate in Journalism & Media Studies(Journalism & Media Studies)
Diploma in Communication in Business & Management(Communication in Business & Management)
Diploma in Advertising & Public Relations(Advertising & Public Relations)
Diploma in Communication Studies( Communication Studies)
B.A Communication Studies(Communication Studies)
Certificate in Communication Studies(Communication Studies)
Advanced Diploma in Public Relations(PR)
Diploma in Journalism and Public Relation(Journalism)
Diploma in Journalism and Communication Studies( )
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List of Alumni

Below find a list of former and current students of Ghana Institute of Journalism .

  • Ahiavi Mary(journalism and communication Class of 2022)
    Now am studying and am settling at Nkwanta. The school teaches students how to become a best journalist.
  • Vivian Agyeiwaa(Diploma in communication studies Class of 2020)
    Ghana institute of journalism is a specialised school for students who wish to be great journalists and I'm proud to say I'm in the best university in ghana.
  • Richard Osei(News broadcasting and editing Class of 2015)
    Ghana news Agency
  • Perpetual Nana Ackah(journalism Class of 2018)
    Not doing anything now. Ashiaman Lebanon
  • Ebenezer Yaw Sarpong(Journalism Class of 2018)
    I am a first year student of this noble institution.
    I can confidently say that i am in the best university in the country.
  • Elizabeth Adomah(Journalism Class of 2018)
    I am a first year student in Ghana Institute of Journalism. I know what this school is capable of doing. They train students to be the best in journalism. That's the reason why I chose it. They are specialized institution.

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