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Tuition Fees:$1,133 /year
Applications Begin:January 2021
Final Award:Bachelor of Science in Electrical/ Electronics Technology Education
Start Date:August 2021
Academic Unit:Faculty of Technical Education
Campus:Kumasi Campus
Application Deadline: July 2021
Programme Overview

Programme Description
The Technology Education Programme is about creating learning situations which encourage technological awareness, fostering attitudes of cooperation, social responsibilities and develop abilities to enhance the quality of the environment.

The programme seeks to:
•      Help students develop competencies and skills in the technology subjects.
•      Provide opportunities for students to be in touch with current industrial developments       and practices
•      Assist students develop awareness, understanding and expertise in areas of creative           thinking which can be developed and expressed through designing, manufacturing and   evaluation
•      Enable students apply a variety of teaching methods in the classroom and workshop          situations.

Target Group
The programme targets:
•      SHS Certificate Holders
•      Those desiring to be trained in Technology Education
•      Diploma Certificate Holders in the relevant subject

Admission Requirements

Applicants seeking admission must be holders of any one of the following:

1.    WASSCE certificate with grade A1-C6 in three (3) core subjects which are English, Core mathematics and Integrated Science, and three elective subjects from the following: Automotive Mechanics, Elective Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Engineering Science, Technical Drawing, Applied Electricity,   Electronics, Metalwork, Welding.
2.    SSSCE certificate with Grade D or better in three core subjects which are: English Language, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science, and three (3) Electives from the following:  Automotive Mechanics, Elective Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Engineering Science, Technical Drawing, Applied Electricity, Electronics, Metalwork, Welding.
3.    GCE ADVANCED LEVEL certificate with at least grade D or better in three Science subjects. They must also have credit passes (grade 6) in five (5) subjects in GCE ‘O’ Level including English, Mathematics and Science.
4.    PART III CERTIFICATE in Electrical Engineering Technicians (EET) Part III certificate (All EET Part III applicants must pass an interview)
5.    Higher National Diploma (HND) Certificate in Electrical/Electronics with specialization in any one of the following options:
a.    Power
b.    Telecommunication

Successful HND applicants would be placed at Level 200. However, those with a class below 2nd Lower will be placed at level 100

6.    MATURE APPLICANTS:
Applicants who do not satisfy any of the criteria specified above could apply as mature candidates but must be twenty-five (25) years old by August of the year of enrolment. Such applicants may be holders of any of the following:
i.     Electrical Engineering Technician Part II
OR
ii.    Advanced City and Guilds Certificate in Electrical EngineeringOR

iii.   Electrical Installation Work, Course C
OR
iv.   Teachers Certificates A (Technical Option)
OR
v.    WASSCE OR SSSCE holders who do not qualify for direct entry but are 25 years of age

*Please Note the following:
1.    All mature applicants must pass an entrance examination comprising a Subject Area Test (SAT) and a General Aptitude Test (GAT)
2.    All applicants must indicate whether they are opting for REGULAR or DISTANCE Mode

Application Process
Application Fees for Ghanaian Students: $44
Application Fees for International Students: $100

Applicants Should Follow the Guidelines below:
In all cases, the following documents should be attached to the completed online application forms:
– Copies of certificates
– Copies of Transcripts of academic record
– One recent passport-size photograph
– Three referees’ reports. (To be submitted directly by referees to) The Dean, School of Graduate Studies = UEWP.O. BOx 25WINNEBA

Applicants should note that:
-No application will be processed unless all requirements are fully met
– Any change of address must be communicated at once to the Dean, School of Graduate Studies
– A change of programme after submission of application forms will NOT be allowed
– ALL certificates and results slips other than those from the West African Examinations Council, the Universities in Ghana and Institutions accredited by the National Accreditation Board, should be cleared with the Accreditation Board and the evaluation report attached to the certificate(s)
– All applications must be submitted online at www.uew.edu.gh

Career Opportunities

Job opportunities for Bachelor of Science in Electrical/ Electronics Technology Education can be found in:
– The Ghana Education Service and other Educational Institutions
– The Manufacturing and Construction Industries
– Graduates can also set themselves up in their own businesses

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Tuition Fees for Ghanaian Students: $1,133
Tuition Fees for International Students: $3,313

Tuition Fees per year for Ghanaian Students = 6,508GHS

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
The Tuition Fees for International Students, is divided into FOUR main categories:
Tuition Fees per year for West African Countries = 16,865GHS (West African Countries include; Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo)
Tuition Fees per year for Other African Countries = 19,023GHS
Tuition Fees per year for Carribean countries = 21,181GHS
Tuition Fees per year for All Other Foreign Countries = 23,345GHS

NOTE: Included in the fees of Final Year Students are;
– Congregation fee of GHS350.00
– Alumni dues GHS10.00

Relevant Contact

 
Prof. Frederick K. Sarfo
Principal, College of Technology Education
 
Admissions Office
Responsible for Admissions Enquiries