School of Alternative Learning

Welcome Message

At the Ghana Institute of Journalism, Accra (GIJ) we believe in an ICT driven research-based teaching and learning environment where learning is a lifelong pursuit and our ethical training of graduates who will transform society and help improve the practice, research skills and understanding of journalism, public relations, advertising, communications and related disciplines….

Vision & Mission


We aim to be one of the top Higher Education centers of excellence in blended and e-learning globally, with a reputation for instructional technology research and teaching, learning, and continuing education specializing in journalism, communication, and related disciplines programmes.



The mission of the School of Alternative Learning is to serve the need of students, the industry and society by ensuring that GIJ’s regional learning centres are first-choice learning centres for students with weekdays and daytime commitments, where faculty embrace the use of advanced modern technology and innovation in research and pedagogy that fosters excellence in teaching and flexible learning for the development of world-class human resources and capacities.