LUCAS Universities and Colleges of Applied Sciences is a group of bilingual (English-French), professionally-oriented higher education institutions present in Ghana, Togo, and Niger (with plans to establish campuses in other African countries).
LUCAS was accredited in Ghana in 2016. Starting January 2017, LUCAS has been offering Bachelor and Master’s programmes accredited by the Ghana National Accreditation Board (NAB). In April 2018,LUCAS moved to its owned campus in North Dzorwulu, built by LUCAS group to international standards.
In September 2018, LUCAS Lomé was officially accredited by the Togo Ministry of Higher Education. It started in October 2018 offering Associate degree (BTS), Bachelor and Master’s programmes in its Lomé (Agoé) campus.
In January 2019, LUCAS was accredited in Niger by the Ministry of Higher Education and started offering Bachelor and Master’s programmes in its the Niamey (Koubia) campus.
LUCAS degree programmes are for now focused on three domains: Business & Management, Computer Sciences and IT, Hospitality and Tourism. Other domains of interest to the African economies will be added in the future.
LUCAS and its partners’ group have also a tradition of cooperation with private and public organisations in the fields of human resources development, with trainings and continuing education programmes in the fields of IT and digital, business and management, hospitality and tourism, languages, personal development, HSE, and other connected fields.
LUCAS is in partnership with the Irish Griffith College, and with the European, Paris-based, educational group EDUSERVICES, present in Europe, Africa and the Middle East. Educational partners provide LUCAS with programmes, methodology, systems, exchanges of professors and students, as well as dual degree courses.
Why Choose Us?
At LUCAS, we know you want to step out of university ready for the job market and that’s exactly what we want for you. That’s why our approach to education is geared towards hands-on learning, practical knowledge and teaching that equips you with skills that help you thrive in the fast changing world.
With our international network, distinguished faculty, and partnerships with professionals in the field, you will receive nothing short of an education suited for you to find success in the working world or the entrepreneurial world.
You are always welcome to visit us at LUCAS. We’re more than happy to answer any questions you have about how we get you ready for the working world.
Toufic Joseph TASSO
President, Leaders Universities and Colleges of Applied Sciences
We know that you want an education that equips you to succeed in your work and your career. That’s why our core mission is to be your path towards professional success. What that means is making sure we provide you with an education that guarantees:
- Student centred classrooms where learning is interactive and inspiring
- Practical and hands-on projects that allows you to apply what you learn
- A global outlook that ensures that you are tune with the fast changing world
- Guidance and instruction by experts and industry professionals
- Providing employable skills needed in the job market
- A bilingual and international education that allows you to work all over the region
Our Innovative Structure
The best way to bridge the gap between academia and the professional world is to work together. Below is a visual that shows how we incorporate industry professionals into the LUCAS educational structure to ensure that you are receiving an education that is in tune with the market.
LUCAS is a tertiary higher education institution accredited in Ghana since 2016.
Since January 2017, LUCAS has been offering Bachelor and Master’s programmes accredited by the Ghana National Accreditation Board (NAB).
Since September 2018, LUCAS has been accredited in Togo by the Ministry of Higher Education and is offering BTS, Bachelor and Master’s programmes.
Since January 2019, LUCAS has been accredited in Niger by the Ministry of Higher Education and is offering Bachelor and Master’s programmes.