History The Garden City University College was established as the College of Information Technology and Management Systems (CITMAS) in 2001 and was after due accreditation, granted permission to operate as a University College in January 2004. A vast area was acquired at Kenyase, near Kumasi, to construct an ultra-modern campus.Which was constructed with facilities to meet every identified need. Among these facilities are internet connectivity with Wi-Fi accessibility, a fully equipped library, office equipment,state of the art hostel,stimulation rooms,dental lab,fully dedicated satellite system and many more. The College commenced in October 2002 with four main courses: Certificate in Auto Cad Certificate in Integrated Business Computer Applications Diploma in Computer Programming and Operations Diploma in Network Information Systems In January 2004, the Board of Directors voted to convert the College into a University College . This was done to broaden the scope of the college and utilize the vast resources that had been assembledSome of the initial accredited programmes were: BSc. Accounting with Computing BSc. Economics and Statistics BSc. Finance and Entrepreneurship As its vision the Garden City University College seeks â€œTo become the premier University in West Africa with distinctive scholarship and competence in the four core areas of education, research, and enterprise and community serviceâ€. To this end, the University College aims to be a world renowned center of research and scholarship, learning and teaching, intellectual creativity and innovation and to contribute to regional, national and international communities we serve. Our Mission Statement The mission of the University College is to effectively blend communication and information technology, business managerial education in arts and sciences as the engine of development and change in the Ghanaian and the world. MOTTO "Developing the Next Generation of Innovators."