The College of Professional Reports, Accra (UPSA) has introduced investigations into allegations of plagiarism levelled in opposition to the Head of the University’s Division of Banking and Finance.
This is in reaction to quite a few news reviews, primarily on on the internet platforms, accusing the Senior Lecturer of allegedly leading to an write-up to be revealed beneath his title in the Day by day Graphic newspaper, even though he did not author the piece.
“The notice of the university’s administration has been drawn to these publications,” states the Pro-Vice Chancellor of UPSA, Prof. Charles Barnor.
“In the spirit of fairness and natural justice, management wants to perform a complete investigation. That is particularly what we are accomplishing now. UPSA holds both college and pupils to a incredibly higher ethical code and does not compromise on academic integrity.”
Prof. Barnor says the final result of the investigations will be created acknowledged to the general public as before long as they are concluded.
“This is a very clear investigation and the point that quite a few people today have revealed curiosity in it is but another sign of the position of UPSA and the large regard most Ghanaians have for the university.
“We would like to make it crystal clear that we take these allegations as seriously as our stakeholders do and when we are accomplished with the investigations, we will make our findings and final conclusions recognised to all.”
UPSA was not long ago named as 1 of the most effective a few universities in Ghana in the 2020 Worldwide Instances Greater Education (THE) University Impact Rankings.
The Occasions Higher Education Effects Rankings assesses universities against the United Nations’ Sustainable Enhancement Targets (SDGs), balancing their scores across broad areas this kind of as investigation, outreach and stewardship.