University Overview

Founded in 1993, Data Link Institute is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized city of Tema (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Greater Accra. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Takoradi, Ho, Kpando. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Accreditation Board, Ghana (National Accreditation Board, Ghana), Data Link Institute (DLI) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Data Link Institute (DLI) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 26 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this Ghanaian higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym DLI
Founded 1993
Motto Ploughing minds for service
Colours Ox Red and blue

University Location

Address PO Box 2481, Tema Community 10 New Road
Tema (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
Greater Accra
T +233 (303) 307 080
F +233
Other locations Takoradi, Ho, Kpando

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
Int'l student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 90-100%
Admission Office PO Box 2481
+233 0303 307080

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 200-299
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Data Link Institute's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

National Accreditation Board, Ghana

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
  • Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST)

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Errors and Update

Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019