Accra College of Education was opened in 1962 in a one-storey building at Accra New Town as Government Teacher Training College. The college was founded as a day training college with 19 students and eight members of staff, notable among whom were Messrs Kodjo Haizel and F.N. Gberbie, both of whom became principals of the college. The College was relocated at its present site at East Legon in 1985. It became a boarding institution in 2001.

Accra College of Education is affiliated to University of Ghana.


Name Accra College of Education
Principal Dr. Samuel Awinkene Atintono
Gender of Students Mixed
Region Greater Accra
Physical Location Nii Torgbor Avenue, East Legon

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