BTECH PROGRAMMES (TOP-UP) – Kumasi Technical University

Applications are invited by applicants who wish to apply for any of the BTECH Programmes (TOP UP).

The Management announced this information to the general public and prospective applicants who wish to apply, that Admissions for BTECH Programmes are available.

Patiently read to know more about:

  • All the BTECH Programmes offered
  • How to purchase the form (get the voucher)
  • And, how to apply online.

BTECH PROGRAMMES (TOP UP)

The following are the list of all BTECH Programmes (TOP UP) offered here in Kumasi Technical University.

  1. Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering (2 year top-up)
  2. Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering (11/2 year top-up)
  3. Bachelor of Technology in Electrical/Electronic Engineering (11⁄2 year top-up)
  4. Bachelor of Technology in Accounting with Computing (11⁄2 year top-up)
  5. Bachelor of Technology in Procurement Management (2 year top-up)
  6. Bachelor of Technology in Building Technology (11⁄2year top-up)
  7. Bachelor of Technology in Estate Management (2 year top-up)
  8. Bachelor of Technology in Entrepreneurship & Finance (11⁄2 year top-up)
  9. Bachelor of Technology in Fashion Design And Modeling (11⁄2 year top-up)
  10. Bachelor of Technology in Marketing (11⁄2 year top-up)
  11. Bachelor of Technology in Health Statistics (2 year top-up)
  12. Bachelor of Technology in Environmental Statistics (2 year top-up)
  13. Bachelor of Technology in Financial Statistics (2 year top-up)
  14. Access Course in Building Technology (1 semester weekend)
  15. Bachelor of Technology in Secretaryship and Management Studies (2-year top-up)
  16. Bachelor of Technology in Hospitality Management and Catering Technology (2-year top-up)

This page is all about BTECH Programmes (TOP UP). Find out more for other Programmes offered as well

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ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR BTECH PROGRAMMES (TOP UP)

The following are the Entry Requirements for the application of BTECH Programmes:

I. BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN CIVIL ENGINEERING (2YEAR TOP-UP):

  • REGULAR,  EVENING AND WEEKEND OPTIONS). CANDIDATES MUST HAVE HND (FIRST CLASS OR
  • SECOND CLASS UPPER DIVISION) IN CIVIL ENGINEERING WITH A MINIMUM OF TWO (2) YEARS WORKING EXPERIENCE. SECOND CLASS LOWER DIVISION HOLDERS WILL HAVE TO ATTEND AN INTERVIEW.

II. BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN CHEMICAL ENGINEERING (11/2 YEAR TOP-UP – REGULAR):

  • Holders of HND Chemical Engineering Certificate with a minimum of  two (2) years post-graduation industrial experience.
  • Applicants with First Class and Second Class Upper Division would be admitted without an interview.
  • Applicants with Second Class Lower Division would be required to pass an interview.
  • Applicants with other Engineering and Chemistry backgrounds would be required to take relevant Chemical Engineering and Chemistry  Courses as prerequisites.

III. BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN ELECTRICAL/ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING (11⁄2YEAR TOP-UP – R EGULAR, EVENING & WEEKEND OPTIONS)

a. Higher National Diploma (HND) graduates
i. Holders of HND Electrical/Electronic Engineering with at least second Class Lower Division.
ii. At least two years of post HND working experience in the relevant field.

b. Electrical Engineering Technician Part III (EETIII)
i. At least two years of post EETIII working experience in the relevant field.
ii. Must pass a bridging course for the duration of two semesters.
iii. Must possess EETI, EETII, and EETIII certification.

c. Foreign Applicants with qualification considered to be equivalent to HND will be considered for direct entry while those with qualifications equivalent to EET III will go through the bridging programme.

IV. BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN ACCOUNTING WITH COMPUTING (11⁄2YEAR TOP-UP – R EGULAR, EVENING & WEEKEND OPTIONS)

a. Holders of HND Accountancy/Accounting with Computing Certificate with a minimum of two (2) years working experience. OR
b. ACCA and ICA holders with passes in six (6) or more subjects. OR
c. First Degree holders from other fields or discipline may apply.

V. BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN PROCUREMENT MANAGEMENT (2-YEAR TOP-UP, REGULAR, EVENING & WEEKEND OPTIONS)

a. Holders of HND Purchasing & Supply (2nd Class Lower or better) or its equivalent with a minimum of two (2) years post qualification working experience.
b. Applicants with Diploma in Procurement & Supply from the Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CIPS UK) qualification may apply.
c. HND Graduates from other fields or disciplines with a qualification not less than a minimum of 2nd Class Lower Division with at least five (5) years working experience in procurement related fields.
d. First Degree Graduates from other fields or discipline may apply.

VI. BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN BUILDING TECHNOLOGY (11/2 YEAR TOP-UP: FULL TIME AND PART TIME WEEKEND OPTIONS)

  • CANDIDATES MUST HAVE HND (FIRST CLASS OR SECOND CLASS UPPER DIVISION) IN BUILDING TECHNOLOGY WITH A MINIMUM OF TWO (2) YEARS WORKING EXPERIENCE.
  • a. Second Class Lower Division holders will have to attend an interview.
  • b. Holders of CTC II Final (old scheme) or CTC III Final (new scheme) with at least passes in all the Four (4) major components. Also credit in English Language and Mathematics at GCE ‘O’ Level or SSSCE/WASSCE Level shall be required.

VII. BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN ESTATE MANAGEMENT (2 YEAR TOP-UP REGULAR, EVENING & WEEKEND OPTIONS)

  • a. Holders of HND Estate Management (2nd Class Lower or better) or its equivalent with a minimum of two (2) years post qualification working experience.
  • b. Applicants with Lower Class would be required to attend an interview.

VIII. BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP & FINANCE (11/2  TOP-UP YEAR WEEKEND OPTION ONLY)

  • a. Holders of HND Entrepreneurship (2nd Class Lower or better) or its equivalent with a minimum of two (2) years working experience.

IX. BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN FASHION DESIGN AND MODELING (11/2 YEAR TOP-UP REGULAR, EVENING & WEEKEND OPTIONS)

  • a. Holders of HND Fashion Design and Textiles Studies (2nd Class Lower or better) or its equivalent with a minimum of two (2) years post qualification working experience.
  • b. HND Applicants with equivalent qualifications to HND Fashion Design from a recognized institution would be required to pass an interview

X. BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN MARKETING (1½-YEAR TOP-UP – WEEKEND OPTION)

Holders of HND Purchasing & Supply (2nd Class Lower or better) or its equivalent with a minimum of two (2) years post qualification working experience.

xi. Bachelor of Technology in Health Statistics (2-year top-up)

XII. BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN ENVIRONMENTAL STATISTICS (2-YEAR TOP-UP)

XIII. BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN FINANCIAL STATISTICS (2-YEAR TOP-UP)

   Entry Requirements

    a. Candidates must have HND (First Class or Second Class Upper Division) in Statistics with a minimum of two (2) years working experience. Candidates with Second Class Lower Division will have to attend an interview. OR
    b. Other Diploma qualifications from elsewhere assessed to be equivalent to HND may be similarly considered.

XIV. QUALIFICATION OF ACCESS IN BUILDING TECHNOLOGY (1-SEMESTER WEEKEND)
  

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  i. Candidates must pass at least (3) of the four (4) major components including Construction Practice and Applied Technology and Site Experience at CTC III or CTC II final (old scheme) including passes in their corresponding project works.
 ii. HND Building Technology candidates: Second Class Lower or Pass HND Building Technology.
 iii. Others: HND Estate Management, HND Civil Engineering, HND Interior Architecture and Furniture Production.

xv. Bachelor of Technology in Secretaryship and Mgt. Studies (2-year top-up)

      Entry Requirements
      i. HND from a recognised institution with a minimum of second class.
     ii. Professional Diploma from a recognised institution with a minimum of second class.
     iii. Diploma from a recognised institution with (first class and second class upper division).

xvi.Bachelor of Technology in Hospitality Management and Catering Tech.(2-year top-up)

         Entry Requirements
        i. HND holders with a minimum of second class lower division.
       ii. Degree holders from Hospitality and Catering related Programmes after being interviewed.

BTECH Programmes

COST OF APPLICATION FORMS

MTech Applicants                                           –                GH ¢200.00
Bachelor of Technology Applicants                  –                 GH ¢180.00
HND Applicants                                             –                GH ¢180.00
Mature Applicants                                         –                GH ¢180.00
Diploma Programmes Applicants                   –                GH ¢180.00
Foreign Applicants                                       –                US  $50.00

Mode of Application

A card with an application code can be obtained from the following places

  1. Kumasi Technical University Cash Office
  2. All Regional Post Offices
  3. All Zenith Bank Branches
  4. All Republic Bank Branches
  5. Universal Merchant Bank (UMB)
  6. All Access Bank Branches

      7. Payment for the application form should be made directly to the already listed sales point.

Deadline for Application :  31st July,2020

  •  All applicants are required to apply online (https://app.kstu.edu.gh)
  •  You can buy the forms directly using Mobile money all networks or any local, international debit or credit card (https://pay.kstu.edu.gh
  •  They are also required to download and print completed online application form and attach two (2) passport pictures,  two (2) photocopies of relevant documents/certificates and payment receipt to be posted to the address below.
  • MTech applicants must in addition to the above, attach two (2) referees’ report

The Registrar
Kumasi Technical University
Post Office Box 854
Kumasi

Signed
REGISTRAR

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