Kumasi Technical University DEGREE PROGRAMMES

Admissions are Out for all Kumasi Technical University Degree Programmes which are detailed below:

  1. Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering
  2. Bachelor of Technology in Procurement and Supply Chain Management
  3. Bachelor of Technology in Environmental Statistics
  4. Bachelor of Technology in Financial Statistics
  5. Bachelor of Technology in Health Statistics
  6. Bachelor of Technology in Secretaryship and Management
  7. Bachelor of Technology in Library and Information Science
  8. Bachelor of Technology in Data Science (Regular/Evening)
  9. Bachelor of Technology in Agribusiness with Entrepreneurship
  10. Bachelor of Technology in Hospitality Management and Catering Tech. (Regular/Evening)

BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMMES (1 & 2)

To be admitted into the Bachelor of Technology programme, an applicant must have:

a. SSSCE/GBCE Candidates
Passes (A-D) in Core Subjects plus Elective Mathematics and two (2) of the following; Physics, Chemistry, Technical Drawing, Engineering Science and Building Construction.
     
b. WASSCE Candidates

Passes (A1-C6) in Core Subjects plus a minimum of (C6) elective Mathematics and two (2) of the following: Physics, Chemistry, Technical Drawing, Engineering Science and   Building Construction.
      
c. GCE O’Level Candidates
Five (5) credits including English Language, Mathematics and two (2) of the following; Additional Modern Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Technical Drawing and Building Construction, as well as two (2) GCE ‘A’ Level passes in Mathematics and either Physics or Chemistry.

d. Mature Candidates
i. Must be 25 years old with legitimate documentary proof which is at least five (5) years old at the time of application.
ii. Must have two (2) years’ professional experience (A letter from employer is required).
iii. Must pass a written examination or show proof of two (2) credit passes in English language and Mathematics in SSSCE/WASSCE or any other nationally recognized standard high school level examinations.
 iv. A pass in any two (2) subjects at Senior High School, ‘O’ and ‘A’ levels, GBC, RSAII.

e. Applicants with HND in the above four (4) year programmes will be admitted to start from level 300.

F. ADVANCED LEVEL AND PROFESSIONAL CANDIDATES

  1. Candidates with part of Professional Certificates with a minimum of Part 1 of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, Association of Certified Chartered Accountants, Chartered Institute of Marketing, Chartered Institute of Bankers, Chartered Institute of Taxation, Chartered Institute of Secretaries and Administrators, London Centre of Marketing, Institute of Commercial Management, the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (Diploma or level 4) etc. may be considered for admission.
    1. Candidates with Teachers’ Certificate ‘A’ and a pass in English, Mathematics and two business related subjects at the GCE ‘O’ level or Senior High School or GBC or RSAII etc may be considered for admission.
    1. RSAIII/ABC holders with passes in at least three (3) subjects may be considered for admission into level 100 or 200.
    1. DBS or other Non-Tertiary Diploma holders with passes in at least four (4) subjects may be considered for admission into level 100 or 200.

G. HND/DIPLOMA AND PROFESSIONAL APPLICANTS FOR ADMISSION TO LEVEL 300

  1. HND from a recognized institution with a minimum of second class.
  2. ii. Diploma from a recognized institution with a minimum of Second Class.
  3. iii. Any Tertiary Accredited Diploma from a recognized institution.
  4. iv. Any accredited Tertiary Diploma
  5. v.  Applicants who will be placed at levels other than level 100 may be required to complete general mandatory courses.

BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN ENVIRONMENTAL, FINANCIAL AND HEALTH STATISTICS REQUIREMENTS (3-5)

A. WASSCE/SSSCE CANDIDATES

Holders who have credit passes (A1-C6/A-D respectively) in the following three (3) core subjects: English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credits (A1-C6/A-D) in three elective subjects with an aggregate score of 24 or better in the relevant area of study (including Agricultural Science or General Science or General Arts with Geography and Economics options or Business with Elective Mathematics option). OR

b. Mature students who have attained the age of 25 years or above at the time of application and have credits in five (5) GCE ‘O’ Level subjects including English Language and Mathematics, in addition to passing an entrance examination and/or interview.

c. WASSCE/SSSCE CANDIDATES Holders who have credits (A1-C6/A-D respectively) in the following three (3) core subjects: English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credits (A1-C6/A-D) in three elective subjects with an aggregate score of 24 or better in the relevant area of study. OR

d. Advanced Level

Holders with credits in at least five (5) subjects at the GCE ‘O’ Level (or its equivalent) including English Language and Mathematics, plus at least two passes in the relevant subjects at the Advanced Level obtained in five (5) years and above. OR

e. HND Candidates

(First Class or Second Class Upper Division) in Statistics or related area with a minimum of two (2) years working experience will be admitted to third year (i.e. 5th Semester). Candidates with Second Class Lower Division will have to attend an interview. OR

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

III. BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN SECRETARYSHIP AND MANAGEMENT

Entry Requirements:

a. SSSCE/WASSCE/GBCE Candidates

Candidates must have credit passes (A-D/A1-C6) in six (6) subjects. Three of the six subjects must be core (including English Language, Social Studies/ Integrated Science and Mathematics) and the other three must be in relevant elective subjects: Accounting, Business Management, Business Mathematics and Principles of Costing, Economics, Government, Geography, and Elective Mathematics.

b. GCE Advanced Level Candidate

Passes in three (3) subjects (at least one of the passes should be Grade D or better). Also the applicant must have had credit passes (grade 6) in five GCE Ordinary Level subjects including English Language, Mathematics and Science subjects (for non-science students) and an Art subject (for science students).

c. Advanced Level and Professional Applicants

i. Candidates with part of Professional Certificates with a minimum of Part 1 or Foundation Stage of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Chartered

Institute of Management Accountants, Association of Certified Chartered Accountants, Chartered Institute of Marketing, Chartered Institute of

Bankers, Chartered Institute of Taxation, Chartered Institute of Secretaries and Administrators, London Centre of Marketing, Institute of Commercial

Management etc. may be considered for admission. At least two (2) years plus credits (A1-C6/A-D) in three elective subjects with an aggregate

of post HND working experience in the relevant field.

ii. Candidates with Teachers’ Certificate ‘A’ and a pass in English, Mathematics and two business-related subjects at the GCE ‘O’ Level or Senior High

School or GBC or RSA II etc. may be considered for admission.

iii. RSA III/ABC holders with passes in at least three subjects may be considered for admission into level 200.

iv. DBS or other non-tertiary diploma holders with passes in at least four (4) subjects may be considered for admission to level 200

d. Mature Applicants

Applicants should be at least 25 years at the time of commencement of the academic year.

  1. A pass in any two (2) subjects at Senior High School, ‘O’ Level, GBC, RSA II.
    1. At least two (2) years relevant working experience.
    1. Pass entrance examinations and/or interview.

e. Post-Diploma and Professional Applicants for admission to level 300

Applicants should be at least 25 years at the time of commencement of the academic year.

  1. HND from a recognized institution with a minimum of Second Class.
    1. Professional Diploma from a recognized institution with a minimum of Second Class.
    1. Any tertiary diploma from a recognized institution.
    1. Any accredited Tertiary Diploma.

IV. BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE

Entry Requirements

a. WASSCE/SSSCE Candidates

           Holders who have credits (A1-C6/A-D respectively) in the following three (3) core subjects: English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credits (A1-C6/A-D) in three elective subjects with an aggregate score of 24 or better in the relevant area of study. OR

b. GCE Advanced Level Candidate

Must have five (5) GCE’O’ Level credits passes (grade 6 or better) including English Language and Core Mathematics plus GCE ‘A’ Level passes in any three (3) subjects (at least one of the passes should be grade D or better).

c. Diploma Holders

Holders of Higher Diploma or Diploma in Library and Information Science or its equivalent from any accredited institution.

  • Entry Level for Higher Diploma holders: Level 300
  • Entry Level for Diploma holders: Level 200

d. Mature Applicants

  • Must be 25 years old with legitimate documentary proof which is at least five (5) years old at the time of application. Mature applicants will be admitted at Level 100.
  • Must have two (2) years working experience (with a letter from employer).
  • Must pass a written examination in English Language and Mathematics to be conducted by the University.
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V. BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN DATA SCIENCE

To be admitted into BTech the programme, a candidate must, satisfy the minimum university and the Department of Mathematics and Statistics entry requirements.

a. WASSCE/SSSCE Candidates

Holders who have credits (A1-C6/A-D respectively) in the following three (3) core subjects: English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credits (A1-C6/A-D) in three elective subjects with an aggregate score of 36/24 or better in the relevant area of study (Including Agricultural Science or General Science or General Arts with Geography and Economics options or Business with Elective Mathematics option). OR

b. Mature Applicants

  • Must be 25 years old with legitimate documentary proof which is at least five (5) years old at the time of application.
  • Must have credits in five (5) GCE ‘O’ Level subjects including English Language and Mathematics, in addition to passing an Entrance  Examination and /or Interview.
  • Advanced Level holders with credits in at least five (5) subjects at the GCE ‘O’ Level (or its equivalent) including English Language and Mathematics, plus at least two passes in the relevant subjects at the Advanced Level obtained in Five (5) years and above. OR
  • HND (First Class or Second Class Upper Division) in Statistics or related area with a minimum of two (2) years working experience will be admitted to third year (i.e. 5th Semester). Candidates with Second Class Lower Division will have to attend an interview. OR
  • Higher Diploma/Professional Diploma or other Diploma qualifications from elsewhere assessed to be equivalent to HND may be similarly considered. OR
  • Ordinary Diploma (i.e. 2 years duration) in Data Science holders will be admitted to second year (i.e. 3rd Semester).

VI. BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN AGRIBUSINESS WITH ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Entry requirements:

a. WASSCE/SSSCE Candidates

Holders who have credits (A1-C6/A-D respectively) in the following three (3) core subjects: English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credits (A1-C6/A-D) in three elective subjects with an aggregate score of 36/24 or better in the relevant area of study (Including General Agriculture, General Science, General Arts, Home Economics, Business Visual Arts), are eligible to apply for the programme. OR

b. Advanced Level Certificate (GCE ‘A’ Level)

          i. Five (5) Credits at the GCE ‘O’ Level, including English and Mathematics.

         ii. Two (2) GCE ‘A’-Level passes.

         iii. A pass in General Paper would be an advantage.

c. HND Applicants

Holders of Agribusiness and Entrepreneurship certificate or any Agriculture-related certificate with a minimum of second class lower will be admitted to level 300.

d. Diploma Applicants

       Holders of Agribusiness or Agriculture-related certificate with a pass will be admitted to level 200.

e. Mature Applicants

  1. The basic requirement for admission is five (5) credits at the GCE ‘O’ Level, including English Language and Mathematics, or passes in English, Core Mathematics, Integrated Science, and three (3) Elective subjects at the SSSCE/WASSCE Level.
    1. Candidates should be at least 25 years at the time of application.
    1. Must pass a qualifying examination conducted by the University.
    1. Must pass an interview.
    1. Applicant must show proof of age with birth certificate or any other legitimate documentary proof of birth date which is at least five (5) years older at the time of application.

BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT AND CATERING TECH.

Entry requirements:

a. WASSCE/SSSCE Candidates

Must have credit passes in three (3) Core Subjects (English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science), and credit passes in three (3) elective subjects (Economics, General Knowledge in Art, Chemistry, Biology, Clothing and Textiles, as well as Food and Nutrition with an aggregate of 36/24 respectively or better.

b. Advanced Level Applicants

  1. Should have six (6) Ordinary Level passes including Mathematics, English and a Science subject and
  2. Three (3) Advanced Level passes including Biology or one of the following: Economics, Agricultural Science, Chemistry and General knowledge in Art.

c. HND Applicants

Holders of Hospitality and Catering-related certificate with a minimum of a Second Class Lower Division will be admitted to third year.

d. Degree and Diploma Applicants

Holders from related programmes shall be interviewed before admission.

e. Holders of Cookery for the Catering Industry Parts I and II will be admitted to first year.

f. Holders of Cookery for the Catering Industry Part I (C60) with passes in English Language, Mathematics and Science will be admitted to first year.

g. Mature Applicants

  1. Should be at least twenty-five (25) years.
    1. Should have five (5) credit passes at the Ordinary Level including Mathematics, English and anyone of these subjects (Economics, Biology, Agricultural Science, Chemistry and General knowledge in Art). OR
    1. Five (5) credit passes in WASSCE/SSSCE including English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science, and also credit passes in two (2) elective subjects in any of the following: Economics, Biology, Agricultural Science, Chemistry, General knowledge in Art, as well as Food and Nutrition.

h. Foreign Applicants

Foreign applicants from accredited/recognized institutions with equivalent qualifications will be considered for admission.

i. International Baccalaureate

Applicants with International Baccalaureate are eligible to apply. Such applicants must also possess a proficiency certificate in English. (Please note that all certificates would be referred to the National Accreditation Board for interpretation).

Please Note

Applicants with Diploma (First class and second class upper division) will join the third years in (Level 300) while the rest with other classes will join the second years in (Level 200) of Bachelor of Technology Programmes.

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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

  • Kumasi Technical University Cash Office
  • All Regional Post Offices
  • All Zenith Bank Branches
  • All Republic Bank Branches
  • Universal Merchant Bank (UMB)
  • All Access Bank Branches
  • Payment for the application form should be made directly to the already listed sales point.
  •  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

Deadline: Application:  31st July,2020

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