A Computer Science programme for leaders

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 that prepare them to engage new technologies, and create software tools for African needs.

Management Information Systems


The Management Information Systems programme at Ashesi empowers students to improve business efficiency by effectively leveraging the connections between Information Technology and the functions of business and organizational strategy. This interdisciplinary programme trains students to be managers who are uniquely prepared to lead businesses in the new knowledge economy.