About DASA-UPSA

ABOUT DASA -
1. HISTORY
2. ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE
3. STRATEGIC FOCUS
4. GOVERNANCE
5. STAFF AND LEADERSHIP
6. COLLABORATION AND PARTNERSHIP
STRATEGIC FOCUS

Vision

Sharing a similar vision with the University of Professional Studies of which the Department belongs, the Department of Accounting aims at being a world class education provider in the fields of Accounting and professional discipline, nationally
Entrenched, regionally recognized and globally relevant.

Believes

Knowledge, a basis for development is relevant when shared and used.

Mission statement

We strive to provide and promote higher professional education and training in the fields of Accounting and Finance to meet the needed standard for the corporate environment in Ghana and beyond.
We believe in absolute SERVICE WITH ACCOUNTABILITY as such, in everything we encourage and ensure the practice of standard Professional Accounting ethics.

Values

Accountability, integrity, Respect and Service are the key Values of the department.
-Integrity
The department and the university at large is determined to act consistently in accordance with its principles and espoused values.
- Respect
Respect in the University’s community means respect for one’s self, others and the University’s values.
-Service
Service in the UPSA community means recognizing social needs and applying our strengths and knowledge to address those needs.

Motto

“SERVICE WITH ACCOUNTABILITY”

Slogan

"PACESETTERS"

Strategic Focus

The strategy is to rise to the position of being the number one providers of well-seasoned Accountants to the corporate world through the provision of quality tuition and research.

Major Functional Areas

In achieving our mission and objectives, the department relies on three functional areas which include:

Teaching and Learning
Research and Community Service
Business Development and Skills Training