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  • Building Future Leaders
    for Africa's Emerging
    Blue Economy
  • ACECoR Director
    Receives UCC Award
  • Transforming
    Africa's Coasts...
    Training the Next Generation of
    Coastal Scientists and Managers for Africa
  • Emeritus Prof. Tsamenyi
    Meets ACECoR Team
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Our Mission


To achieve sustainable management and use of coastal environment through training of human resource, and demand driven research to support coastal policy development in Africa


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PhD, MPhil, Short Courses


Why study with us

There are a million reasons to have you higher education training at the Africa Centre of Excellence in Coastal Resilience, University of Cape Coast. Here are a few...

Quality Higher Education

Recieve higher education training with international standards

Timely Graduation!

Completion rate is an indicator of success for ACECoR programmes

Experienced Lecturers

Study with and receive mentorship from our well trained lecturers

Smart Delivery

Our smart lecture rooms make teaching and learning a lot more interative.

Easy to Enroll

Our online admissions portal is easy to navigate and has all the information for your application.

Be a Change Leader

ACECoR incubator programme makes students initiate change in their home communities

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As it Happens

CCM to Partner ZMT in New International Collaboration to Promote Coastal Resilience
A team from CCM and the DFAS-UCC paid a working visit to the Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Research (ZMT) at the University of Bremen
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Season's Greetings
  Season's greetings from us at the Africa Centre of Excellence in Coastal Resilience (ACECoR)!
Communique: Conference on Fisheries and Coastal Environment, Accra 2019
Vacancies: Professorial & Senior Research Fellows
ACECoR is seeking to employ the services of three (3) experienced academic/research staff on a part-time basis
Journalists Empowered for Efficient Reportage of Fisheries Issues by the University of Cape Coast
The short course, which targeted journalists from across the country, was organised in collaboration with the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development
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