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

Programme Description
The Mechanical Technology Education Programme has been designed to equip students with knowledge, skills, professional competencies and aptitudes to enable them teach the courses or subjects at all levels of education.

TARGET GROUP
•      Senior High School Certificate holders
•      Higher National Diploma (HND) Certificate holders
•      Teachers’ Certificate ‘A’ holders

Admission Requirements

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

•      WASSCE Certificate with at least Grade C6 in the following core subjects: English Language, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science and three elective from the following subjects: Chemistry, Physics, Elective Mathematics, Metalwork, Welding, Technical Drawing, Engineering Science, Applied Electricity, Electronics, Automotive Technology.
•      SSSCE Certificate with Grade D or better in the following core subjects: English Language, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science and three elective from the following: Chemistry, Physics, Elective Mathematics, Metalwork, Welding, Technical Drawing, Engineering Science, Applied Electricity, Electronics, Automotive Technology.
•      GCE Advanced Level Certificate with Grade D or better in three subjects in the area of specialization. They must also have credit passes (Grade 6) in any five (5) subjects in GCE ‘O’ Level including English Language, Mathematics and Science.

•      Higher National Diploma (HND) Certificate in Mechanical Engineering (any option: Plant, Production, Workshop Processes). Successful HND applicants with Second Class Lower Division or better would be admitted at Level 200. Applicants with Certificates below Second Class Lower Division would be admitted at Level 100.
•      PART III Certificate in any of the following
a.   Motor Vehicle Technicians (MVT) Part III
OR
b.   Mechanical Engineering Technician (MET) Part III
All part III applicants must pass an interview

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.     Teachers’ Certificate ‘A’ (Technical Option)
OR
ii.    Mechanical Engineering Technician (MET) Part II Certificate,
OR
iii.   Advance City and Guilds Certificate in Mechanical Technology / Engineering.
OR
iv.   WASSCE OR SSSCE certificate

*Please Note:
•      All mature applicants must pass an Entrance Examination comprising Subject Area Test (SAT) and General Aptitude Test (GAT)
•      All applicants must indicate whether they are opting for REGULAR or DISTANCE Mode of study

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 PROSPECTS:
– Teaching in public and private Institutions
– Workshop Demonstrators in Institutions
– Master Craftsmen in Mechanical Engineering Industry
– Self-employment for small and medium-scale enterprises

Tuition Fees Details
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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