Koforidua Technical University, Koforidua, wishes to inform the prospective students and the general public that Application Forms for Admission to the following programmes for the 2017/2018 Academic Year are now on sale:

A)  BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMMES

1.  Bachelor of Technology in Accounting (2 years Top-Up Programme)

2.  Bachelor of Technology in Procurement and Supply Chain Management (2 years Top-Up Programme)

3.   Bachelor of Secretaryship and Management Studies (2 years Top Programme)

4.   Bachelor of Technology in Marketing (18 Months Top-Up Programme)

5.   Bachelor of Technology in Automotive Engineering (2 years Top-Up Programme)

6.   Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering (2 years Top-Up Programme)

7.   Bachelor of Technology in Renewable Energy Systems Engineering (2 years Top-Up Programme)

Options:

·       Wind Energy Technology

·       Mini-Hydro Energy Technology

·       Solar Energy Technology

·       Bioenergy Technology

8.  Bachelor of Technology in Telecommunication Engineering (2 years Top-Up Programme)

9.  Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering (2 years Top-Up Programme)

Options:

·       Plant

·       Production

10.  Bachelor of Technology in Building Technology (2 years Top-Up Programme)

11.  Bachelor of Technology in Applied Statistics (Financial Statistics option) 2 years Top-Up programme (in collaboration with Kumasi Technical University

12.  Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (2 years Top-Up programme) (in collaboration with Valley View University)

13.  Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (2 years Top-Up programme) (in collaboration with   Valley View University)

 

 

B)  HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES -3YRS (REGULAR, EVENING AND WEEKENDS)

1.   HND Accountancy (Morning, Evening and Weekend Sessions)

2.   HND Marketing (Morning, Evening and Weekend Sessions)

3.   HND Purchasing & Supply (Morning, Evening and Weekend Sessions)

4.   HND Secretaryship & Management Studies (Morning, Evening and Weekend Sessions)

5.    HND Automotive Engineering (Morning only)

6.    HND Civil Engineering (Morning only)

7.   HND Electrical/Electronic Engineering (Morning and Weekend Sessions only)

8.   HND Mechanical Engineering (Morning only)

9.   HND Renewable Energy Systems Engineering (Morning only)

10.  HND Statistics (Morning, Evening and Weekend Sessions)

11.  HND Computer Science (Morning, Evening and Weekend Sessions)

12.  HND Network Management (Morning, Evening and Weekend Sessions)

13.  HND Hospitality Management   (Morning, Evening and Weekend Sessions)

14. HND Food Technology (Morning only)

15.  HND Postharvest Technology (Morning only)

16.  HND Building Technology (Morning and Weekend Sessions only)

17.  HND Environmental Management and Technology (Morning only)

18.  HND Biomedical Engineering Technology (Morning only)

19.  HND Medical Laboratory Sciences (Morning only)

20.  HND Fashion Design and Textiles (Morning, Evening and Weekend Sessions)

 

C.    TERTIARY DIPLOMA PROGRAMME

1.    Diploma in Public Administration (Morning, Evening and Weekend Sessions)

D.  NON TERTIARY PROGRAMMES

1.   Diploma in Business Studies (DBS) (Accounting Option)                     Morning/Evening

2.  Diploma in Business Studies (DBS) (Secretaryship Option)                  Morning/Evening

3. Diploma in Business Studies (DBS) (Management Option)                    Morning only

4.  Diploma in Business Studies (DBS) (Marketing Option)                        Morning/Evening

5.   Diploma in Business Studies (DBS) (Purch. & Supply Option)             Morning/Evening

6.  Diploma in Business Studies (DBS) (Banking & Finance)                      Morning only

7. Diploma in Business Studies (DBS) (Entrepreneurship)                         Morning only

8. Diploma in Business Studies (DBS) (Statistics)                                        Morning only

9.  Diploma in Business Studies (DBS) (Information Technology)           Morning only

10.  EET Part I, II & III                                                                                         Morning only

11. MVT Part I, II & III                                                                                          Morning only

12. Certificate II in Fashion Design and Textiles*                                           Morning only

13. Advanced Fashion Design and Textiles                                                       Morning only

14. Catering Certificate II (formerly Cookery 812/1)*                                     Morning only

15.  Cookery 812/2                                                                                                 Morning only

16. CISCO                                                                                                                Morning and Weekend only
17. CTC Part I, II &III                                                                                          Morning only

 

1.       FACULTY OF BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT STUDIES

A.    ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMMES:

I) BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY (B.TECH) IN ACCOUNTING – (2 YEARS TOP-UP PROGRAMME)

a. Graduates of Higher National Diploma (HND) in Accounting and students transferring from similar programmes run at other accredited/recognized institutions with a minimum of Second (2nd) Class Lower Division plus at least one (1) year working experience. OR

b. Applicants with Level II qualification of ICA-Gh and ACCA Foundation (F1 to F9) or CIMA Level II examinations. OR

c. HND Graduates with passes lower than the minimum Second (2nd) Class Lower Division requirement indicated above but have worked in relevant fields for at least one (1) year may apply. Such applicants will be admitted based on interview performance. OR

d. HND graduates from other fields or disciplines with a qualification lower than the minimum  Second (2nd) Class Lower Division requirement with at least one (1) year working experience in accounting related fields.

 

II) B.TECH. IN PROCUREMENT AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT – (2 YEARS TOP-UP PROGRAMME)

a.     HND graduates in Purchasing and Supply, HND Building Technology and students transferring from similar programmes run at other accredited institutions with a minimum of Second (2nd) Class Lower Division plus at least one (1) year working experience. Or

b.     Applicants with Level 4 Foundation Diploma of Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CIPS-UK) qualifications or equivalent of Chartered Institute of Builders, UK may apply. Or

c.     HND graduates with passes lower than the minimum 2nd Class Lower Division requirement indicated above but have worked in relevant fields for at least one (1) year may apply. Such applicants will be admitted based on interview performance. Or

d.     HND graduates from other fields or disciplines with a qualification not lower than the minimum 2nd Class Lower Division requirement with at least one (1) year working experience in procurement related fields.

 III)  BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY (B.TECH) IN SECRETARYSHIP AND MANAGEMENT STUDIES – (2 YEARS TOP-UP PROGRAMME)

 

a.     Graduates of Higher National Diploma (HND) in Secretaryship and Management Studies and students transferring from similar programmes run at other accredited/recognized institutions with minimum of Second (2nd) Class Lower Division plus at least one (1) year relevant post qualification experience in the relevant field. Or

b.     Applicants with Private Secretaryship Certificate who have one (1) year working experience in secretarial field shall be admitted after passing a qualifying examination. Or

c.     Applicants with level one (1) qualification of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) qualifying examinations. Such applicants (ICSA applicants) shall be admitted based on an entrance examination and interview performance. Or

d.     HND Secretaryship and Management Studies graduates with passes lower than the minimum Second (2nd) Class Lower Division requirement indicated above but have worked in relevant fields for at least two (2) years may apply. Such applicants will be admitted based on interview performance. Or

e.     Other HND graduates from other related fields of disciplines with a qualification lower than the minimum Second (2nd) Class Lower Division with at least five (5) years working  experience in Secretaryship related fields. Such applicants shall be admitted based on interview performance.

IV)     BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY (B.TECH) IN MARKETING – (18 MONTHS TOP-UP   PROGRAMME)

a.     HND graduates in Marketing, and students transferring from similar/related programmes run at other accredited institutions with a minimum of Second (2nd) Class Lower Division plus at least one (1) year working experience. Or

b.     Applicants with professional Diploma from CIM (UK/Ghana) Or

c.     HND graduates with passes lower than the minimum 2nd Class Lower Division requirement indicated above but have worked in relevant fields for at least one (1) year may apply. Such applicants will be admitted based on interview performance. Or

d.     HND graduates from other fields or disciplines with a qualification not lower than the minimum 2nd Class Lower Division requirement with at least one (1) year working experience in Marketing related fields.

 

B)   GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

 

i.   SSSCE/WASSCE APPLICANTS

·    SSSCE Applicants: Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies; and must possess a minimum of D in any three (3) of the passes relevant to the area of specialization.

·    WASSCE Applicants: Passes (A-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies; and must possess a minimum of C6 in any three (3) of the passes relevant to the area of specialization.

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

ii.      GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL/ABCE Applicants

Five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes (including English Language and Mathematics) plus at least two (2) GCE ‘A’ level/ABCE passes excluding General Paper.

iii.     APPLICANTS FROM TECHNICAL SCHOOLS (CERTIFICATE II APPLICANTS)

Applicants must have passes in three (3) subjects including English Language and Mathematics and Integrated Science plus three (3) relevant elective subjects/trade courses.

iv.      DBS APPLICANTS

Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English and Mathematics plus at least three (3) passes in relevant DBS subjects.

v.       TEACHER’S CERTIFICATE.

Applicant must have Three- Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus three (3) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes in relevant elective subjects.

vi.     MATURE APPLICANTS

·      Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.

·      Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

 

B.    ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR HND SECRETARYSHIP AND MANAGEMENT STUDIES

i)      SSSCE/WASSCE APPLICANTS

·    SSSCE Applicants: Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies; and must possess a minimum of D in any three (3) of the passes relevant to the area of specialization.

·    WASSCE Applicants: Passes (A-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies; and must possess a minimum of C6 in any three (3) of the passes relevant to the area of specialization.

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

ii)   GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL/ABCE Applicants

Five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes (including English Language and Mathematics) plus at least two (2) GCE ‘A’ level/ABCE passes excluding General Paper.

iii) DBS APPLICANTS

Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English and Mathematics plus at least three (3) passes in relevant DBS subjects.

iv) DIPLOMA IN OFFICE MANAGEMENT (DOM)  

Diploma in Office Management (DOM) organized by WAEC, plus four (4) GCE O’ level SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English Language and Mathematics

v)  STENOGRAPHER CERTIFICATE

Holders of Stenographer certificate are eligible to apply

vi) DIPLOMA FROM OTHER INSTITUTIONS

Holders of Diploma from recognized higher institutions are eligible to apply.

vii.   MATURE APPLICANTS

·      Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.

·      Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

 

C.  ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR NON-HND PROGRAMMES

a.       DBS–(Accounting/ Management/Marketing/Purchasing & Supply/ Entrepreneurship/ Secretarial Options)

·       Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes (including English and Mathematics) Or

·       Four (4) GCE O-Level passes (including English Language and Mathematics) Or

·       Four (4) GBCE (RSA II) passes (including English Language & Business Mathematics) Or

·       NACVET/NVTI Typist/ 2 or 3 passes in  Stenographer Certificate (for Secretarial option)

b.     DBS–(Statistics and Information Technology Options)

·       Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes (including English, Mathematics plus elective Mathematics or Physics) Or

·       Four (4) GCE O-Level passes (including English Language and Mathematics, additional  Mathematics or Physics)

NB:     ADMISSION OF DIPLOMA IN BUSINESS STUDIES (DBS) GRADUATES TO LEVEL 200 OF THE HND PROGRAMMES OF STUDY

Applicants who hold Diploma in Business Studies (DBS) certificates with Distinction or Credit passes from any of the Ghana Education Service (GES) accredited institutions are eligible for admission to Level 200 to pursue any of the relevant Business/Science related programmes of study at the HND level. Similarly, applicants who hold DBS certificates with a minimum of pass (es) from any of the GES accredited institutions are eligible for admission to Level 100 to pursue any of the relevant business/science related programmes of study at the HND level.

The above requirements should be backed with at least four (4) WASSCE/SSSCE credit passes including English Language and Mathematics.

D.   PROFESSIONAL PROGRAMMES

The University has re-introduced the following professional programmes to be run on WEEKENDS on the   main campus of the polytechnic.

AVAILABLE COURSES

ICA (Ghana) :-Levels I – III
ACCA (UK)  :-F I – P5
CIB (Ghana) :-Levels I – IV
CIPS (UK)     :- Levels I – VI
To qualify to write any of the professional examinations above, the candidate SHOULD first register as a student of an appropriate professional body.

Entry Requirements: The basic educational qualifications include:

PART I:

REGULAR ENTRY:

5 GCE ‘O’ Level credits or 5 RSA II or 5 GBCE or

5 WASSCE/SSSCE passes including English Language and Mathematics. PLUS any of the following:

·         3 ‘A’ Level passes with at least a grade ‘D’ in one subject excluding General Paper Or

·         3 RSA III Or LCCI III or 3 ABCE or DBS in relevant subject areas Or

·         HND in relevant subject areas Or

·         Post- Secondary Certificate Or

i.      A very good first degree in a relevant subject area from a recognized tertiary institution Or

ii.      6 Passes at WASSCE with at least aggregate 20 including English and Mathematics

iii.      A Masters degree in a relevant subject area from a recognized tertiary institution Or

iv.      6 GBCE with at least aggregate 20 and including English and Mathematics

v.         Mature Applicants should be 25years of age minimum and must possess the relevant basic academic qualification.

EXEMPTIONS

Exemptions may be granted in appropriate papers at Levels I &II to deserving applicants with relevant qualifications.

Study time: Friday 5.30pm – 8.30pm                Saturday 6.00am- 5.00pm Sunday 6.00am-2.00pm

Duration:     Four (4) months for every level

 

2.    FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

A)    ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMMES:

I)     BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERING – (2 YEARS TOP-UP PROGRAMME)

a.     HND Automotive Engineering, HND Mechanical Engineering (Plant and Production Options) with at least Second (2nd) Class Lower Division  Or

b.   KNUST Diploma plus a minimum of one (1) year post-Diploma relevant industrial experience in an automobile or related field.

c.   City and Guilds of London Institute (Part III)

d.   Motor Vehicle Technician Part III (MVT III)

II.    BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY (B.TECH.) IN CIVIL ENGINEERING –(2 YEARS   TOP-UP PROGRAMME)

a.     HND graduates with a minimum of Second (2nd) Class Lower Division in Civil Engineering or Building Technology. Or

b.     HND Graduates with passes lower than the minimum Second (2nd) Class Lower Division requirement indicated above must pass a selection interview to be conducted by the University. Or

c.     Holders of Construction Technician Part III. Or

d.     Holders of Construction Technician Part II (old scheme)

III   BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN RENEWABLE ENERGY SYSTEMS ENGINEERING – (2   YEARS TOP-UP PROGRAMME)

a.     Entry is limited to holders of at least Second (2nd) Class Lower Certificate in Higher National Diploma (HND) in Renewable Energy Systems Engineering or HND Mechanical Engineering (Production and Plant options) Or

b.     HND in Electrical/Electronics Engineering or Chemical Engineering. Equivalent entry requirements are the KNUST Diploma in Mechanical Engineering/Physics. In addition, applicants must have at least one (1) year relevant industrial experience in an energy related field.

IV. BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN TELECOM ENGINEERING – (2 YEARS TOP-UP             PROGRAMME)

a.     Graduates of Higher National Diploma (HND) in Electrical/Electronics Engineering or Computer Science   and students transferring from similar programmes ran at other accredited/recognized institutions with a minimum of 2nd Class Lower Division plus at least one (1) year working/industrial experience. HND Computer Science certificate holders without appropriate course content in Electrical/Electronics technology in their programme will be required to do the requisite bridging courses. Or

b.     Applicants with Diploma in Electrical and Electronic related courses from recognized institutions with a minimum of one (1) year industrial working experience. Or

c.     Foreign students with qualifications equivalent to Ghana HND Electrical/Electronics Engineering certificate. Or

d.     Holders of Electrical/Electronics Engineering Technician Part III

V.  BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING –(2 YEARS TOP-UP PROGRAMME)

a.     HND Mechanical Engineering (Plant or Production Options) with at least Second (2nd) Class Lower Division plus a minimum of One (1) year post-HND relevant industrial experience in a Mechanical or related field. Or

b.     HND Graduates with passes lower than the minimum Second (2nd) Class Lower Division requirement indicated above must pass a selection interview to be conducted by the University.

Other Recognized Diplomas

c.     Mechanical Engineering Technician Part III (MET III)

d.        KNUST Diploma in Mechanical Engineering plus a minimum of one (1) year post-Diploma relevant industrial experience in a Mechanical or related field.

 

B. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

I.    HND AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERING

a.       SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants

·       SSSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Physics and Elective Mathematics or Technical Drawing and Chemistry, Metal Work, Auto Mechanics and Basic Electronics.

·       WASSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Physics, and Elective Mathematics or Technical Drawing and Chemistry, Metal Work, Auto Mechanics and Basic Electronics.

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

b.       GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL/ABCE Applicants

At least five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes or five (5) GBCE passes including English Language, Mathematics and Technical Drawing and any Science subject, plus a minimum of  two (2) GCE ‘A’ level/ABCE passes in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Engineering Science excluding General Paper.

c.        Pre-HND and MVT & MET Applicants

Pre-HND Applicants with at least passes in each of the these three (3) subjects namely English, Language, Mathematics, and Science plus passes in all subjects at Intermediate in Motor Vehicle Mechanics, (MVM) Motor Vehicle Technician (MVT) or Mechanical Engineering Technician (MET) levels or

d.   MVT I, MET I Applicants

MVT I, MET I plus passes in SSCE/WASSCE/GCE O’ Level English Language, Mathematics and Science

e.   Applicants from Technical Institutions

Passes in Mathematics, English Language and Integrated Science as well as passes in Elective courses (Auto Mechanic, Metal Work).

e.     Ordinary Technician Diploma

OTD in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering

f.      Motor Vehicle Technician

(MVT) or Mechanical Engineering Technician (MET) Part II

g.     Teacher’s Certificate.

·           Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus four (4) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Technical Drawing plus any Science subject,

Or

·           Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including  English and Mathematics with any of the following Elective Mathematics, Physics, Technical Drawing, Chemistry, Metal Work, Auto Mechanics and Basic Electronics

·           Holder of Diploma in Education Certificates

h.     Mature Applicants

·      Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.

·      Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

II.    HND CIVIL ENGINEERING

a.     SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants

·       SSSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry Economics/ Geography.

·       WASSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry Economics/ Geography.

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

b.     GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL Applicants

At least five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes or five (5) GBCE passes including English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry plus a minimum of  two (2) GCE ‘A’ level

passes in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry excluding General Paper.

c.     Pre-HND and Construction Technician Applicants

·       Pre-HND applicants with Construction background (i.e. a minimum of craft course plus at least a pass mark in each of the three (3) subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Science.

·       Construction Technician Certificate (CTC) Part I with passes in GCE O’ level/SSSCE/WASSCE English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science.

·       Construction Technician Certificate (CTC) Parts II with either fail in Site Surveying but pass in Measurement or vice versa may apply for consideration.

d.     Teacher’s Certificate.

·           Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus four (4) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Technical Drawing plus any Science subject

Or

·           Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including  English and Mathematics with any of the following Elective Mathematics, Physics, Technical Drawing, Chemistry, Metal Work, Auto Mechanics and Basic Electronics

·           Holder of Diploma in Education Certificates

e.     Mature Applicants

·      Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.

·      Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University

III. HND ELECTRICAL/ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING

a.     SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants

·       SSSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics, Physics, Applied Electricity/Electronics, Engineering Science, Technical Drawing, Chemistry or Biology, Metal Work.

·       WASSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics, Physics, Applied Electricity/Electronics, Engineering Science, Technical Drawing, Chemistry or Biology, Metal Work.

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

b.     GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL Applicants

Applicants must have at least five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes or five (5) GBCE passes including English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry plus a minimum of  two (2) GCE ‘A’ level passes in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry.

c.     Pre-HND and Electrical Engineering Technician (EET) Applicants

·       Pre-HND applicants with background in Electrical Installation Certificate or Telecommunication plus at least passes in each of  the three subjects namely NABPTEX English Language, Mathematics and Science or

·       Electrical Installation Certificate or Telecommunication Technician I plus passes in GCE O’ Level/SSSCE WASSCE English, Mathematics and Integrated Science

·       Applicants with EET II can also apply for consideration

d.     Teacher’s Certificate.

·           Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus four (4) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Technical Drawing plus any Science subject

Or

·           Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE credit passes including  English and Mathematics and Technical Drawing with any of the following Elective Mathematics, Physics, Technical Drawing, Chemistry, Metal Work, Auto Mechanics and Basic Electronics

·           Holder of Diploma in Education Certificates

e.     Mature Applicants

·      Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.

·      Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

IV. HND MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

a.           SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants

·           SSSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics and any two (2) of the following: Physics, Technical Drawing, Chemistry,  Metal Work, Auto Mechanics, and Basic Electronics.

·           WASSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics and any two (2) of the following: Physics, Technical Drawing, Chemistry,  Metal Work, Auto Mechanics, and Basic Electronics.

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

b.           GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL Applicants

Applicants must have at least five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes including English Language, Mathematics and Technical Drawing and any science subject plus a minimum of  two (2) GCE ‘A’ level passes in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Engineering Drawing or Ordinary Technician Diploma (OTD).

c.            At least Part II or III Technicians Certificate Holders in MET or MVT applicants

d.           Pre-HND and MET & MVT Applicants

Pass at Pre-HND level with at least Intermediate or Craft Certificate in MVT or MET.

e.            Teacher’s Certificate.

·     Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus four (4) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Technical Drawing plus any Science subject

Or

·     Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including  English, Mathematics with any of the following; Elective Mathematics, Physics, Technical Drawing, Chemistry, Metal Work, Auto Mechanics and Basic Electronics

·     Holders of Diploma in Education Certificates

f.            Mature Applicants

·      Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.

·      Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

V.  HND RENEWABLE ENERGY SYSTEMS ENGINEERING

a.      SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants

·           SSSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics and any two (2) of the following: Physics, Chemistry, Engineering Science, Applied Electricity/Electronics or Technical Drawing.

·           WASSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics and any two (2) of the following: Physics, Chemistry, Engineering Science, Applied Electricity/Electronics or Technical Drawing.

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

b.         GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL Applicants

Applicants must have at least five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry or

c.            Part I or Intermediate Holders of the following:

Electrical Electrician Technician (EET); Construction Technician Certificate, (CTC); Motor Vehicle Technician (MVT); and Mechanical Engineering Technician (MET) with passes in English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science

d.         Pre-HND and MET & MVT Applicants

·       Passes at Pre-HND level with any of the following backgrounds EET, CTC, MET, or MVT

OR

·       Passes at Pre-HND Level plus at least an Intermediate Or Craft Certificate in any of the following; Mechanical Engineering, Construction or Automotive Engineering OR

e.          Electrical Electrician Technician (EET) Part II or Part III OR

f.           Ordinary Technician Diploma (OTD) in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering

g.          Teacher’s Certificate.

·           Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus four (4) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Technical Drawing plus any Science subject

Or

·           Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including  English, Mathematics with any of the following; Elective Mathematics, Physics, Technical Drawing, Chemistry, Metal Work, Auto Mechanics and Basic Electronics

·           Holders of Diploma in Education Certificates

h.    Mature Applicants

·      Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.

·      Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

 

C. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR NON-HND PROGRAMMES

a.         Mechanical Engineering Technician (MET) Part I

·       Five (5) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English, Mathematics and Science

·       Technical option subjects; Engineering Craft, Intermediate General Engineering (GE), MECP

b.     MVM Motor Vehicle Technician (MVT)  Part I

·       Five (5) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English, Mathematics and Science

·       Technical Option subject: MVM, Intermediate General Engineering (GE)

c.     Electrical Engineering Technician (EET) Part I

·       Five (5) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English, Mathematics and Science and any two (2) of the following: Applied Electricity/Electronics, Physics, Mathematics

·       Electrical Installation Work Course C

·       Electrical Installation  Work Course B or Electrical Installation Craft Practice

·       Telecommunication Technician (Part I)

·       General Engineering

·       Radio, Television and Electronics Mechanics

 

3)   FACULTY OF APPLIED SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY

 

A.    ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMMES

I.        BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY (B.TECH) IN APPLIED STATISTICS (FINANCIAL STATISTICS OPTION) – (2 YEARS TOP-UP PROGRAMME)

a.     Applicants must have HND (First Class or Second Class Upper Division) in Statistics with a minimum of two years working experience. Applicants with Second Class Lower Division will have to attend and pass an interview.

b.     Diploma qualifications from elsewhere assessed to be equivalent to HND may be similarly considered.

II.       BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN COMPUTER SCIENCE

a.     Applicants with Higher National Diploma  (HND) in the following areas with a minimum of 2nd Class Lower Division are eligible to apply:

b.     HND Computer Science

c.     HND Electricals/Electronics

d.     HND Computer Network Management

e.  Also, applicants with Electrical Engineering Technician Part III (EET III) may also apply

III.      BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Applicants with Higher National Diploma (HND) in the following areas with a minimum of 2nd Class Lower Division are eligible to apply:

a)     HND Information Technology

b)     HND Computerized Accounting/Marketing/Statistics/Secretaryship

c)     HND Computer Science

d)     HND Computer Network Management

e)     Other related qualification in Computer Science/Engineering

B.    ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

1.     HND STATISTICS

a.       SSSCE/WASSCE APPLICANTS

·SSSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science or Social Studies plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Physics or Elective Mathematics.

·WASSCE Applicants

Passes (A1-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science or Social Studies plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Physics or Elective Mathematics.

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSC

b.       GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL/ABCE Applicants

At least five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes or five (5) GBCE passes including English Language, Mathematics and additional Mathematics or Physics plus a minimum of  two (2) GCE ‘A’ level/ABCE passes excluding General Paper.

c.     TEACHER’S CERTIFICATE.

Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus three (3) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Additional Mathematics.

d.     ABCE (RSA III) Applicants

Advanced Business Certificate Examination (ABCE)/(RSA III) plus GBCE/RSA II or 5 GCE O’ Level credit including English, Mathematics and Additional Mathematics.

e.     DBS Statistics Applicants

Four (4) DBS (Statistics option) passes (including Statistics) plus passes in Mathematics, English and Science or Social Studies/ Life Skills at GCE O’ Level, SSSCE or WASSCE.

f.      ISSER Certificate

ISSER Certificate in Statistics plus passes in Mathematics, English Language and Science at GCE O’ Level, SSSCE/WASSCE

g.     Mature Applicants

·           Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.

·           Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by the Koforidua Technical University.

II.  HND COMPUTER SCIENCE

a.     SSSCE/WASSCE APPLICANTS

·           SSSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Physics or Elective Mathematics.

·             WASSCE Applicants

Passes (A1-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Physics or Elective Mathematics.

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

b.     GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL/ABCE Applicants

At least five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes or five (5) GBCE passes including English Language, Mathematics and additional Mathematics or Physics plus a minimum of  two (2) GCE ‘A’ level/ABCE passes excluding General Paper.

c.     Teacher’s Certificate.

Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus three (3) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Additional/Elective Mathematics.

d.     ABCE (RSA III) Applicants

Advanced Business Certificate Examination (ABCE)/(RSA III) plus GBCE/RSA II or 5 GCE O’ Level credit including English, Mathematics and Additional Mathematics.

e.     Mature Applicants

·         Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.

·         Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by the Koforidua Technical University.

III.  HND COMPUTER NETWORKING MANAGEMENT

a.       SSSCE/WASSCE APPLICANTS

·         SSSCE Applicants: Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies; and must possess a minimum of D in any three (3) of the passes relevant to the area of specialization.

·         WASSCE Applicants: Passes (A1-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science; and must possess a minimum of C6 in any three (3) of the passes relevant to the area of specialization.

b.       GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL/ABCE Applicants

Five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes (including English Language and Mathematics) plus at least two (2) GCE ‘A’ level/ABCE passes excluding General Paper.

c.        Applicants from Technical Schools (Certificate II Applicants)

Applicants must have passes in three (3) SSSCE/WASSCE subjects including English Language and Mathematics and Integrated Science plus three (3) relevant elective subjects/trade courses.

d.       DBS Applicants

Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English and Mathematics plus at least three (3) passes in relevant DBS subjects.

e.       Teacher’s Certificate.

Applicant must have Three- Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus three (3) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes in relevant elective subjects.

f.        Mature Applicants

·               Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.

·               Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by the Koforidua Technical University.

IV.    HND HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT  

a.     SSSCE/WASSCE APPLICANTS

·                SSSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects from:

Home Economics: Foods & Nutrition, Economics, Management in Living, General Knowledge in Art or French

General Arts: Geography, French, and Economics

Business: Accounting, Costing Business Management and Business Mathematics

Science: Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics

·WASSCE Applicants

Passes (A1-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects from:

Home Economics: Foods & Nutrition, Economics, Management in Living, General Knowledge in Art or French

General Arts: Geography, French, and Economics

Business: Accounting, Costing Business Management and Business Mathematics

Science: Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE.

b.     GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL/ABCE/RSA/ A Level Applicants

At least five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes or five (5) GBCE passes including English Language, Mathematics plus a minimum of  two (2) GCE ‘A’ level/ABCE passes excluding General Paper.

c.     Teacher’s Certificate.

Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus three (3) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language and Mathematics.

d.     Other Qualifications

·             Cookery 812/1 holders with aggregate 25 or 26 (including English and Mathematics) at the SSSCE/WASSCE or O’ Levels with at least 1 year industrial experience may be considered.

e.     Professionals with Cookery 812/2 (706/2) and Pre-HND Holders

·             Applicants with Cookery 812/2 Certificate must have at least passes in English, Mathematics and Integrated Science or Social Studies at the SSSCE/WASSCE or GCE O’ Levels

·             Cookery 812/2 plus three passes in English, Mathematics and Integrated Science at the Pre-HND level.

f.      Mature Applicants

·             Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.

·             Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

V.      HND FOOD TECHNOLOGY

·      SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants

·             SSSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies; and must possess a minimum of D in any three (3) of the following: Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science.

·             WASSCE Applicants:

Passes (A1-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies; and must possess a minimum of D in any three (3) of the following: Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science.

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

·      Pre-HND Applicants

·         Background in Laboratory Technician certificate plus at least passes in each of the three subjects namely; NABPTEX English language, Mathematics and Science.

·      Teacher’s Certificate ‘A’ Applicants

·         Four-year Certificate ‘A’ or three-year Post-Secondary Certificate and Four GCE ‘O’ credit passes including English language, Mathematics and any science subject (Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Agricultural Science etc.)

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OR

·         Holders of Diploma in Education certificate

·      Laboratory Technician Certificate:

o    Applicants must have a minimum of two (2) years relevant working experience and

o    Must pass a written examination in English Language, Mathematics and General knowledge conducted by Koforidua Technical University

·    Mature Student

·    Applicants must have 5 GCE ‘O’ Level/SSSCE/WASSCE passes in relevant subjects including English, Mathematics, Integrated Science  OR

VI.          HND POSTHARVEST TECHNOLOGY

a.       SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants

·               SSSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science; and must possess a minimum of D in any three (3) of the following: Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics, or alternatively must possess a minimum of D in General Agriculture, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics.

·                WASSCE Applicants:

Passes (A1-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science; and must possess a minimum of D in any three (3) of the following: Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics, or alternatively must possess a minimum of D in General Agriculture, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics.

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

b.     Teacher’s Certificate ‘A’ Applicants

·           Four-year Certificate ‘A’ or three-year Post-Secondary Certificate and Four GCE ‘O’ credit passes including English language, Mathematics and any science subject (Physics, chemistry, Biology, Agricultural Science etc.)

c.     Diploma in General Agriculture

Holders of Diploma in General Agriculture may apply for consideration

OR

d.     HND graduates from Science, Engineering and Computer Science programmes who may want to switch from their programmes

e.   Mature Applicants

·             Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.

·             Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

VII.  HND FASHION DESIGN AND TEXTILES

a.       SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants

·      SSSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Clothing & Textiles, General Knowledge in Art (GKA), Textiles, Graphic Design, Visual Communication, Technical Drawing, Management in Living, French, Economics, Geography, Accounting, Physics, Biology, Elective Mathematics, Literature and all related subjects.

·      WASSCE Applicants

Passes (A1-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Clothing & Textiles, General Knowledge in Art (GKA), Textiles, Graphic Design, Visual Communication, Technical Drawing, Management in Living, French, Economics, Geography, Accounting, Physics, Biology, Elective Mathematics, Literature and all related subjects.

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

b.            GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL/ABCE Applicants

At least five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes or five (5) GBCE passes including English Language, Mathematics and three other related subjects plus a minimum of  two (2) GCE ‘A’ level passes excluding General Paper.

c.            Technical and Advanced Certificates Applicants

·             Technician or Advanced Certificate of GES or City and Guilds or Diploma Certificate from Any recognized Higher Institutions

·             Advanced Fashion Certificate from Technical Examinations Unit

·             Certificate II Fashion Certificate with three (3) passes in Core Subjects

d.            Teacher’s Certificate.

Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus three (3) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Science OR One (1) year Diploma in Education

e.            Mature Applicants

·           Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.

·           Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

C.  ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR NON-HND PROGRAMMES

a.     Fashion Design and Textiles (Certificate II ) Programme  – 2 years

·        Passes in SSSCE/WASSCE/GBCE/GCE O’ Level  OR

·        NVTI Fashion Certificate Grade I OR Grade II or its equivalent OR

·        JHS graduates with knowledge and skills in Dressmaking

b.     Advanced Fashion Design and Textiles Programme – 2 years

·        Holders of City and Guilds Certificate In Fashion and Design (Dressmaking and Textiles) OR

·        Intermediate Dressmaking/Fashion Certificate plus at least ONE (1) year relevant practical experience OR

·        Four (4) passes in SSSCE/WASSCE subjects including English Language, Mathematics, and any other Elective subjects plus basic knowledge and skills in Dressmaking OR

·        Four (4) passes in GCE O’ Level including English Language, Mathematics, plus knowledge in Dressmaking

c.   Certificate II in Fashion Design and Textiles:-2-Years

·         Passes in SSSCE/WASSCE/GBCE/’O’ Level subjects.

·         N.V.T.I Fashion Certificate Grade I or Grade II or equivalent.

·         JHS Graduates with knowledge and skills in Dressmaking

d.        Advanced Fashion Design and Textiles:-2-Year

·         Holders of City and Guilds Certificate in Fashion & Designing (Dressmaking and Tailoring) Or

·         Intermediate Dressmaking/Fashion Certificate plus at least one (1) year relevant practical experience Or

·         Four (4) passes in SSSCE/WASSCE subjects including English Language, Mathematics and any other elective subjects plus basic knowledge and skills in Dressmaking  Or

·         Four (4) passes in GCE ‘O’ Level including English Language Mathematics plus knowledge in Dressmaking.

e.       Catering Certificate II (formerly Cookery 812/1)- 2years

·         Passes in relevant SSSCE/WASSCE/GBCE/ GCE O-Level subjects.

·         NVTI Grade II or JHS Certificate with working experience.

f.        COOKERY 812/2

·         Holders of Cookery 812/1

g.   CISCO

·         Passes in English and Mathematics

·         Passes in WAEC,ABCE (IT), GBCE (IT)

·         Basic knowledge in computer application

·         Any higher qualification(s) than above

*The Technical Examinations Unit (TEU) has changed the titles of the Intermediate Fashion Design & Textiles and Cookery 812/1 to Certificate II in Fashion Design and Textiles and Catering Certificate II respectively and  students who will be successful in all the courses at their final examination shall qualify for direct admission  into relevant HND programmes. The duration is (2) years.

 

4.   FACULTY OF BUILT AND NATURAL ENVIRONMENT

A.    ENTRY REQUIREMENT FOR BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMME

(I)        BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN BUILDING TECHNOLOGY – (2 YEARS TOP-UP PROGRAMME)

a.         HND graduates with a minimum of Second (2nd) Class Lower Division in Building Technology or Civil   Engineering. Or

 

b.         HND Graduates with passes lower than the minimum Second (2nd) Class Lower Division requirement indicated above must pass a selection interview to be conducted by the University. Or

c.         Holders of Construction Technician Part III. Or

d.         Holders of Construction Technician Part II (old scheme)

e.         Holders of Construction Technician Part II (new) plus 5 years working experience. Applicants must pass an entrance examinations conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

B.    ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

I)          HND Building Technology

a.       SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants

·       SSSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics and Physics/Chemistry Economics/Geography.

·       WASSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics and Physics/Chemistry Economics/Geography.

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

b.     GCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL Applicants

Applicants must have at least five (5) GCE‘O’-Level credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry) plus two (2) GCE A’ Level passes in any of the following subjects: Elective Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Geography and Economics

e.      Pre-HND and Construction Technician Course (CTC) Applicants

·         Pre-HND students with Construction background (i.e. a minimum of Craft Course) plus at least a pass mark in each of the three (3) subjects namely NABPTEX English Language, Mathematics and Science level with any of the following backgrounds EET, CTC, MET, or MVT

f.      Construction Technician Certificate (CTC) Part I)

Holders of Construction Technician Certificate Part I with passes in GCE O’/SSSCE/WASSCE English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science

g.     Construction Technician Certificate (CTC) Part I

Holders of Construction Technician (CTC) Part I with 3 years working experience. Applicants must pass an entrance examination conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

h.                      Construction Technician Certificate (CTC) Part II

Holders of Construction Technician Certificate Part II with either a fail in Site Surveying but pass in Measurement or vice may apply for consideration.

i.      Teacher’s Certificate.

·         Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus four (4) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Technical Drawing plus any Science subject

Or

·         Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including  English, Mathematics with any of the following; Elective Mathematics, Physics, Technical Drawing, Chemistry, Metal Work, Auto Mechanics and Basic Electronics

·         Holders of Diploma in Education Certificates

j.      Mature Applicants

·        Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.

·        Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

II.     HND ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT AND TECHNOLOGY

a.       SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants

·       SSSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) elective subjects which must include any of the following: Elective Mathematics and Physics, Chemistry, Geography, Government and Economics.

·         WASSCE Applicants

Passes (A1-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) elective subjects which must include any of the following: Elective Mathematics and Physics, Chemistry, Geography, Government and Economics.

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

b.       GCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL Applicants

Applicants must have at least five (5) GCE‘O’-Level credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry) plus two (2) GCE A’ Level passes in any of the following subjects: Elective Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Agriculture Science and Geography.

c.         Teacher’s Certificate.

Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus four (4) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics with any of the following:

Or

·     Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English, Mathematics with any of the following; Elective Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Agric and Geography.

d.     Mature Applicants

·      Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.

·      Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

C.   ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR NON-HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

a.   Construction Technician Certificate (CTC) Part I

·         Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English, Mathematics and Technical Drawing.

·         Technical Construction option Subjects: Craft (B/C, C/J, P/D, and Plumbing) and Advanced (B/C, C/J, P/D, and Plumbing.)

·         Passes in General Course in Construction (GCC)

b.   CTC II/MET II/MVT II/ EET II

·         Applicants should be holders of CTC I/MET I/MVT I/EET I

c.   CTC III/MET III/MVT III/EET III

·           Applicants should be holders of CTC II/MET II/MVT II/EET II

 

5. FACULTY OF HEALTH AND ALLIED SCIENCES

A)    ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

       I.  HND BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY

a.     SSSCE Applicants

Passes in three (3) core subjects including English Language, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science plus three (3) passes in the following: Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Elective Mathematics.

b.     WASSCE Applicants

Passes in three (3) core subjects including English Language, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science plus three (3) passes in the following: Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Elective Mathematics.

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

c.     GCE O’ AND A’ Level Applicants

Passes in five (5) GCE O’ Level Subjects including English Language, Mathematics and three (3) Science subjects, plus passes in two (2) A’ level Science subjects. A pass in General Paper is an added advantage.

d.     Mature Applicants

·      Must be at least 25 years old with any legitimate documentary proof.

·      Must have relevant laboratory working experience (A letter from employer is required) with O’ Level OR SSSCE/ WASSCE PURE SCIENCE background as well as credits in English Language and Mathematics.

·      Must pass a selection interview

NB:      The programme would be three (3) years (6 semesters) for Senior Secondary School graduates. Candidates with Medical Laboratory Technician Certificate will enter the second (2) year of the programme.

           II. HND MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCES

a.     SSSCE Applicants

Passes in three (3) core subjects including English Language, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science plus three (3) passes in the following: Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Elective Mathematics.

b.     WASSCE Applicants

Passes in three (3) core subjects including English Language, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science plus three (3) passes in the following: Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Elective Mathematics.

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE.

c.       GCE O’ AND A’ Level Applicants

Passes in five (5) GCE O’ Level Subjects including English Language, Mathematics and three (3) Science subjects, plus passes in two (2) A’ level Science subjects. A pass in General Paper is an added advantage.

d.       Mature Applicants

·      Must be at least 25 years old with any legitimate documentary proof.

·      Must have relevant laboratory working experience (A letter from employer is required) with O’ Level OR SSSCE/ WASSCE PURE SCIENCE background as well as credits in English Language and Mathematics.

·      Must pass a selection interview

6.  INSTITUTE OF OPEN AND DISTANCE LEARNING

I.        ENTRY REQUIREMENT FOR DIPLOMA IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

·         Five (5) SSCE/WASSCE passes (Including English Language and Mathematics) or

·         Five (5) GCE O-Level passes (Including English Language and Mathematics) or

·         Five (5) GBCE (RSA II) passes (Including English Language and Mathematics) or

·         Mature Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application. And must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by the Koforidua Technical University.

II.             CERTIFICATE PROGRAMME IN SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES – 3 MONTHS (SATURDAYS ONLY)

Entry Requirement

(i)  Applicants with a minimum of Junior High School Certificate

(ii) Mature Applicants must be at least twenty-five (25) years old and must have relevant working experience.

7.   Pre-HND/ACCESS PROGRAMME

The Pre-HND (Access Course) is opened to SSSCE/WASSCE HOLDERS WITH Science/Engineering background  who wish to pursue Higher National Diploma  in the under listed programmes.

The National Board for Professional and Technicians Examinations (NABPTEX) has designed an access course for SSSCE/WASSCE holders who could not obtain the required grades for direct entry into Technical/Vocational Institute graduates into HND Programmes. NABPTEX will conduct a final external examination after which successful applicants shall proceed to enroll in the underlisted HND Programmes:

Programmes available are:

·         HND Automotive Engineering

·         HND Mechanical Engineering

·         HND Electrical/Electronics Engineering

·         HND Renewable Energy Systems

·         HND Civil Engineering

·         HNS Building Technology

·         HND Hospitality Management

 

Duration: One (1) academic year (i.e. Two (2) semesters of 16 weeks per semester.

Entry Requirements:

·       SSSCE/WASSCE Science and Technology Applicants

Applicants with SSCE/WASSCE Science and Technology backgrounds who hold the following qualifications are eligible for enrolment into the Access Course:

Passes in three (3) subjects comprising at least one (1) core subject (English Language, Mathematics, Integrated Science and Social Studies) plus at least One (1) science elective subject (Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Elective Mathematics, Agriculture Science, Metal Works and any other Science related subject).

·       SSSCE/WASSCE (Science/Engineering background only) who could not obtain the grades required for direct entry of the above-stated HND programmes

·       Applicants must have a minimum of Craft Course OR

·       Applicants must have MET I, MVT I and EET I or its equivalent

·       Applicants to the Hospitality Management programme must have Cookery 812/2 OR its equivalent

 

8)    MODE OF APPLICATION

 

Applicants can only apply online via Koforidua Technical University online application portal. The procedure is as follows:

·       Ghanaian Applicants for HND and Non-HND programmes are to make a payment of One Hundred and Fifty Ghana Cedis (GH¢150.00) and B’Tech applicants are to make a payment of One Hundred and Sixty Ghana Cedis (GH₵160.00) for the Koforidua Technical University On-line Serial Numbers (OSN) E-Vouchers at Koforidua Technical University Campus – Cash Office or at any Ecobank, HFC Bank, Agricultural Development Bank (ADB), Ghana Commercial Bank (GCB), Universal Merchant Bank, Prudential Bank, Cal Bank, UniBank and Fidelity Bank branches throughout the country.

·       To apply by MTN Mobile money, visit www.ktu.edu.gh/applyonline (for MTN Mobile money services instruction).

·       Foreign Applicants can purchase On-line Serial Numbers (OSN) E-Vouchers online by visiting www.ktu.edu.gh/applyonline using any VISA Card enabled for online purchase at the cost ($50.00).

·       Access the Online forms by visiting our online application portal at www.ktu.edu.gh/applyonline after payment.

·       In completing the on-line forms, applicants will be required to upload their passport size photographs and result slips/certificates. Note: Photographs must be of a white background.

For further details on the on-line application process and the available programmes of study for the 2017/2018 academic year, please visit www.ktu.edu.gh. Applicants can only apply online via Koforidua Technical University online application portal.

·       Applicants awaiting results are eligible to apply.

On-line applications should be submitted not later than Friday, 25th August, 2017.

For general admission enquiries call: 0204616371, 0262232710, 0244784540, 0200639163, 0244633647, 0243129514, 0200044258, 0208173734

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