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ABOUT NIIT GHANA

NIIT is a leading name in quality IT education. NIIT proficiency spans both the IT education and IT-assisted training domains. NIIT is fully equipped with wide and comprehensive collection of education programs that touches the lives of numerous market segments-from commercial organisations, with specific training needs to individuals looking for IT and non-IT skills. NIIT's unmatched knowledge, brand charisma and intensifying geographic footprint have made us a reliable and trustworthy education partner for both students and career seekers.

Vision

The vision of NIIT is to be a preferred centre of excellence in education, talent development and innovation responsive to the individual, institutional and social development needs of the people of Republic of Ghana and West Africa.

Mission

To incorporate in a self sustainable approach, the use of new-age technology, learning processes, global alliances and an exemplary governance culture to enhance the delivery of value to student community, industry and other stakeholders.

Goal

The Goal is to build a pool of professionals for the knowledge-based economy, champion the origin of life long learning and encourage the creation of world class resource.

HUMBLE BEGINNINGS

Established in 1999, NIIT has played a pivotal role in Ghana's technology transformation over the last 20 years, by cultivating generations of industry-ready computer graduates.

The first center was launched in May, 2000 at Ring Road Central in Accra.

NewEdge Infotech Ghana Limited was incorporated with an objective of addressing the IT needs of Ghana. 

On a mission to be the best in IT Training and Software Development, NewEdge Infotech tied up with NIIT Limited as the official partner in Ghana under the stewardship of NewEdge Chairman Mr. Dev Varyani and then Managing Director Dr. Kapil Gupta. Today, NIIT has Four (4) centers in Ghana, with a capacity of training more than 15,000 students per annum.

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THE TEAM

Our leadership team are all distinguished NIIT graduates themselves, and are passionate about problem-solving, developing tech solutions and providing opportunity to youth.

SUJITH JAYAPRAKASH

Director & Business Head

Sujith Jayaprakash is a highly motivated business development professional with a strong background in IT Training and administration. He has over a decade of experience in the education sectors in India, Africa and Latin America with significant experience in Senior Management roles and leading institutional academic delivery improvement. He has completed his Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science and specialized in Education Data Mining. He also holds a Master degree in Computer Science and a Master of Philosophy in Computer Science. Sujith is a Certified Microsoft Trainer and a Microsoft Certified Professional Developer. He started his career as a Technical Trainer and gradually risen to the profile of Academic Head and Center Manager. His area of expertise includes Data Science, Web Mining, Education Data Mining, and Social Media Marketing.

JOANA ABBIW

General Manager - Sales and Marketing

Mrs. Joana Abbiw is a seasoned professional with much experience in counseling, career guidance and development. She possesses an excellent decision-making and strategic thinking, leadership, interpersonal and ethical conduct skills. Joana is highly skilled in developing high-performing teams and collaborating cross-functionally to implement business initiatives.

ASADULLAH

Campus Head - NIIT Accra

Mr. Asadullah has over 14 years of experience as an IT professional with an in-depth understanding of Information Technology Management. Asadullah holds a Bachelor of Honours degree in Information Technology. Additionally, he has a Masters degree in Business Administration from University of South Wales, UK. He is a registered IT Technician and a member of the British Computing Society (BCS). Asadullah is also an alumni of NIIT Ghana and he holds a DNIIT Professional Diploma in Software Engineering.

MS. PENIELLE AMANKWAH

Asst. Campus Head - NIIT Kumasi

Ms. Penielle Amankwah has over a decade of experience in IT training and administration. She started her career as a Technical Trainer at NIIT Kumasi Center and then became the Academic Head before taking the position of the Campus Head. She is a graduate from the Open University, UK and also a seasoned software developer. Her expertise is in Software Development and Graphic Design.

STUDENT SERVICES & AMENITIES

We provide the following advisory services at all centres to 

students during our business hours

Admissions & Enrolment

We hold no criteria for eligibility to our programs however our counsellors will interview you to make sure you have the relevant pre-requisites (background knowledge) to enrol in the course. Some students may be asked to that an aptitude test to ensure learning ability.

Counseling

Rounds of talks between the applicant and a counselor at NIIT to determine the possible program that best suits the applicants’ requirements and aspiration. This would involve choosing a specialization depending on the interest level, career aspirations and goals, industry and technological trends.

Performance Review

At the end of each quarter, the Quarter Performance Reports indicating the student’s performance in the quarter are generated and issued to the students. The batch is conducted as per the scheduled milestone and attendance is monitored for every session.

Certification

The certification process determines their eligibility for the award of certificates for the respective program. The cumulative graded point average is calculated for the students and certificates are awarded as per the eligibility norms defined.

eResources

Students enroled in a course at NIIT have access to the center during hours of operation for free internet use, gaming, research, quiet study or to do group tech projects.

Textbooks

Our highly sought after textbook course material is included in the program fees that students pay at NIIT and guides students through their certification or diploma program.

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