Takoradi Technical University courses, registration and admission requirements

Takoradi Technical University courses, registration and admission requirements

Takoradi Technical University (TTU) is a public tertiary institution that was established in 2006 as a result of a government policy to convert polytechnics into universities. The institution has since grown its admission capacity and programmes offered. Currently, TTU has campuses in Effia Kuma, Nutumagyeby, and Akatakyi.

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TTU admission is competitive, and hence, only qualified candidates are selected. To earn a spot in the university, follow all the application instructions keenly and submit all the necessary academic certificates. Also, declare your candidature on programs you have attained all the minimum prerequisites. Here is what you need to know about Takoradi Polytechnic courses, admission requirements, registration, and much more.

What are the courses offered in Takoradi Technical University?

As a fully-fledged university in Ghana, TTU offers a wide range of career choices to its prospective students. The institution offers certificates, diplomas, Higher National Diplomas (HND), degrees, and even masters. Most of its programs are in the Arts, Science, Engineering, Environment, Technology, and Business fields. Below are Takoradi Technical University courses:

Faculty of Applied Arts and Technology (FAAT)

The following courses are offered under FAAT faculty:

Master of Technology Programmes

  • Master of Technology in Graphic Design (Weekends)
  • Master of Technology in Textiles (Weekends)
  • Master of Technology in Printing (Weekends)

Bachelor of Technology Top-Up Programmes (Weekends)

  • Bachelor of Technology in Graphic Design
  • Bachelor of Technology in Textiles
  • Bachelor of Technology in Fashion Design and Modeling
  • Bachelor of Technology in Sculpture and Industrial Production
  • Bachelor of Technology in Painting

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Higher National Diploma (HND) Programmes (Regular and Evening)

  • HND Commercial Arts – Ceramics Option
  • HND Commercial Arts – Graphic Design Option
  • HND Commercial Arts – Painting Option
  • HND Commercial Arts – Sculpture Option
  • HND Commercial Arts – Textiles Option
  • HND Industrial Arts (Leather Option)
  • HND Fashion Design and Textiles Studies

Diploma programmes (Regular)

  • Diploma in Fashion Design and Technology
  • Diploma in Sculpture Technology
  • Diploma in Fashion Design and Technology

Certificate programs

  • Advance Painting and Decoration
  • Certificate in Traditional Ghanaian Cottage Textiles and Craft (6 months)
  • Certificate in Fashion Design and Technology (1year)
  • Certificate in Ceramics (1year)
  • Certificate in Graphic Design (6 months)

Faculty of Applied Sciences (FAS)

The following courses are offered under FAS faculty:

Bachelor of Technology Top-Up Programmes (Weekends)

  • Bachelor of Technology in Tourism Management
  • Bachelor of Technology in Hospitality Management
  • Bachelor of Technology in Applied Statistics
  • Environmental Statistics Option
  • Financial Statistics Option
  • Health Statistics Option

Higher National Diploma Programmes (Regular and Evening)

  • HND Hotel, Catering & Institutional Management
  • HND Information and Communication Technology
  • HND Science Laboratory Technology
  • HND Statistics
  • HND Tourism Management

Diploma of Technology Programmes (Regular)

  • Diploma of Technology in Hotel, Catering & Institutional Management
  • Diploma of Technology in Information and Communication Technology
  • Diploma of Technology in Networking
  • Diploma of Technology in Software Engineering
  • Diploma of Technology in Science Laboratory Technology
  • Diploma of Technology in Statistics with Computing
  • Diploma of Technology in Tourism Management

One Year Certificate Programmes

  • Science Laboratory Technician Part 1 Certificate (Regular)
  • Certificate in Tour Guiding (Evening and Weekend)
  • Certificate in Event Management (Evening and Weekend)
  • Certificate in Information Technology (Evening and Weekend)
  • Certificate in Networking (Evening and Weekend)
  • Certificate in Software Engineering (Evening and Weekend)
  • One Year Preliminary Programme in Statistics.

Faculty of Business Studies (FOBS)

The following courses are offered under FOBS faculty:

Bachelor of Technology Top-Up Programmes (Weekends)

  • Bachelor of Technology in Procurement Management
  • Bachelor of Technology in Accounting with Computing
  • Bachelor of Technology in Marketing
  • Bachelor of Technology in Secretaryship and Management Studies.

Higher National Diploma Programmes (Regular and Evening)

  • HND Accountancy
  • HND Marketing
  • HND Purchasing & Supply
  • HND Secretaryship & Management Studies

Diploma of Technology Programmes (Regular)

  • Diploma of Technology in Accounting
  • Diploma of Technology in Business Administration
  • Diploma of Technology in Marketing
  • Diploma of Technology in Office Management
  • Diploma of Technology in Procurement, Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Diploma of Technology in Secretaryship & Management Studies
  • Diploma of Technology in Human Resource Management

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Two Year Diploma in Business Studies (DBS) Programmes

  • DBS Accountancy
  • DBS Marketing
  • DBS Purchasing & Supply
  • Diploma in Office Management

Professional Programmes (Evenings and Weekends)

  • Certificate in Logistics and Transport (CILT) (Evening)
  • Diploma in Logistics and Transport (DILT) (Evening and Weekend)
  • Advance Diploma in Logistics and Transport (ADILT) (Weekend)
  • ICAG (Evening and Weekend)

Faculty of Engineering (FOE)

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The following courses are offered under FOE faculty:

Four Year Bachelor of Technology Programme (Regular)

  • Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering

Bachelor of Technology Top-Up Programmes (Weekends)

  • Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor of Technology in Electrical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Technology in Telecommunication Engineering

Higher National Diploma Programmes (Regular and Evening)

  • HND Civil Engineering – Competency-Based Training (CBT)
  • HND Electrical/ Electronics Engineering
  • HND Mechanical Engineering – Automotive Option
  • HND Mechanical Engineering – Refrigeration and Air-conditioning option
  • HND Mechanical Engineering – Plant Option
  • HND Mechanical Engineering – Production Option
  • HND Mechanical Engineering –Welding and Fabrication Option

Diploma of Technology Programmes (Regular)

  • Diploma of Technology in Automotive Engineering
  • Diploma of Technology in Civil Engineering
  • Diploma of Technology in Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Diploma of Technology in Environmental Engineering and Management Studies
  • Diploma of Technology in Mechanical Engineering
  • Diploma of Technology in Refrigeration, Heating, and Air-Conditioning
  • Diploma of Technology Welding & Fabrication

Technical and Vocational Educational Training (TVET) Programmes

  • Electrical Engineering Technician (EET) (Part I and II) (1year)
  • Motor Vehicle Technician (MVT) (Part I and II) (1year)
  • Mechanical Engineering Technician (MET) (Part I and II) (1year)
  • Welding Advanced (1year)
  • Access Programme for Technical/Vocational Applicants.

Oil and Gas Courses at The Jubilee Technical Training Centre (JTTC)

  • Level 1 Certificate in Engineering IVQ (options – Mechanical & Electrical/Electronics) 2850-80
  • Level 2 Certificate in Engineering IVQ maintenance Technology 2850-82
  • Level 2 Certificate in Engineering IVQ Electrical and Electronics Technology 2850-84
  • Level 3 Diploma in Engineering IVQ – Maintenance, Installation and Commissioning 2850-88
  • Level 3 Diploma in Engineering IVQ – Electrical and Electronics Engineering 2850-90
  • Level 3 IVQ Advanced Diploma in Oil and Gas Operations – Mechanical Maintenance Technician 8510-03
  • Advanced Award in Oil and Gas Maintenance (Core Skills) 8510-01
  • Advanced Award in Oil and Gas Mechanical Maintenance 8510-02
  • Level 3 IVQ Advanced Diploma in Oil and Gas Operations (Electrical Maintenance Technician) 8510-05
  • Advanced Award in Oil and Gas Maintenance (Core Skills) 8510-01
  • Advanced Award in Oil and Gas Electrical Maintenance 8510-04
  • Level 3 IVQ Advanced Diploma in Oil and Gas Operations (Instrumentation Maintenance Technician) 8510-07
  • Advanced Award in Oil and Gas Maintenance (Core Skills) 8510-01
  • Advanced Award in Oil and Gas Instrumentation 8510-06
  • Level 3 IVQ Advanced Diploma in Oil and Gas Operations (Process Technician) 8510-10
  • Advanced Award in Oil and Gas Maintenance (Core Skills) 8510-01
  • Advanced Award in Oil and Gas Process Maintenance 8510-09
  • Level 3 NEBOSH Health & Safety International General Certificate (IGC)
  • Tailor-made short courses in Health and Safety, Mechanical, Electrical, Process, and Instrumentation Appreciations

Faculty of Built and Natural Environment (FBNE)

The following courses are offered under FBNE faculty:

Bachelor of Technology Top-Up Programmes (Weekends)

  • Bachelor of Technology in Building
  • Bachelor of Technology in Interior Design

Higher National Diploma Programmes (Regular, Evening)

  • HND Construction Engineering & Management – Competency-Based Training (CBT)
  • HND Interior Design Technology – Competency-Based Training (CBT)
  • HND Estate Management
  • HND Plumbing and Gas Technology

Diploma of Technology Programmes (Regular)

  • Diploma of Technology in Architectural Draftsmanship
  • Diploma of Technology in Construction Engineering & Management
  • Diploma of Technology in Estate Management
  • Diploma of Technology in Interior Design & Furnishing
  • Diploma of Technology in Plumbing and Gas
  • Diploma of Technology in Furniture Design
  • Intermediate Craft Certificate in Plumbing Applicants

Technical and Vocational Educational Training (TVET) Programme

  • Construction Technician Course (CTC) (Part I and II) (1year)

Centre for Languages and Liberal Studies

  • Diploma of Technology in Media and Communication Studies
  • Certificate in Proficiency in English as A Foreign Language (Six Months)
  • Diploma in Education

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Takoradi Technical University admission requirements

You will need the following general requirements to be admitted into the institution:

  1. Certificates applicants should have at least four passes in relevant subjects and any other equivalent qualifications
  2. Diploma prospective need passes in three core disciplines and one elective subject.
  3. Mature applicants should be above 25 years old and must have evidence of work experience.
  4. Degree candidates with a diploma or HND must possess at least a Second Class Lower Division in any related field.
  5. Masters aspirants should have a good first degree
  6. All the certificates must be from accredited institutions.
  7. International students should have a residence permit or immigration clearance. Ghanaian citizens should have a Ghanaian passport and a birth certificate to prove citizenship.
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Is Takoradi Polytechnic forms out?

Takoradi application is strictly made via the online admission system. There are no hardcopy forms that you need to buy or fill will a pen. Currently, online applications are opened. You should apply and submit all the documents by Friday, 31st July 2020.

Takoradi Technical University application fees

The cost of the exercise is as follows:

  • Masters of Technology Programmes: GH¢200
  • Bachelor of Technology Programmes: GH¢150
  • HND Programmes: GH¢150
  • HND Mature: GH¢150
  • Diploma/ TVET: GH¢150
  • Bridging Programme: GH¢100
  • Proficiency in the English Language: GH¢100
  • ACCA, ICAG, CIB, CIPS, CILT, DILT, ADILT: GH¢110

You can purchase the e-vouchers from the following sales centres:

  1. All post offices
  2. USSD code - Make sure you have enough balance on your mobile phone wallet and dial *365#. Select option six and follow all the prompts to obtain your serial number and PIN.
  3. The directorate of finance: Walk into the university and head to the department. Payment is through cash.
  4. Under listed banks: They include Cal Bank, Zenith Bank, and United Bank of Africa.

Takoradi Technical University application procedure for international students

Follow the steps below:

  1. Open your browser: Navigate to your start menu and click on your favourite browser icon to open.
  2. Go to the admission system: Do not confuse this with the Takoradi Technical University student portal as the two are different. The latter is only meant for already admitted and continuing scholars.
  3. Enter your personal details: This will include name, email, phone number, and nationality.
  4. Tap the Register button: This is below the Nationality text box.
  5. Retrieve your PIN and Serial Number: Login to your email provider, go to your inbox and check for new messages.
  6. Log in to the admission portal: After entering the required information, tap on the "Log In" button.
  7. Tap “Click to start application”: Read all the instructions before clicking on the button.
  8. Upload a passport-sized photo: It should be of JPG and JPEG format with dimensions of 180px by 180px.
  9. Fill in your Bio Data: You will be asked for information such as First Name, Last Name, Other Names, Title, Gender, Date of Birth, Phone number, Entry Qualifications, Religion, and Disabilities. Fill in all the details correctly.
  10. Enter your location information: Specify your hometown, address, email, and county.
  11. Provide your guardian information: Enter his or her name, your relationship, address, and source of income.
  12. Tap “Click to go to Step 2”: Make sure the details you have provided are correct, and you have saved them before proceeding.
  13. Specify your academic information: Specify your programmes choices, former school, proffered residence hall, and programs.
  14. Apply as awaiting result: If your national examination results are not yet out, make sure you set this option to Yes.
  15. Save the information: Click on the Save button.
  16. Print the form: Use the “Click to Preview and Print” button.
  17. Submit all the forms: Write the admission number generated on the back of your form upon completing the forms.

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Submit hardcopy documents together with photocopies of your certificates and results to the following address before 31st July:

The Registrar,

Takoradi Technical University,

P. O. Box 256,

Takoradi

TTU application procedure for citizens

Use the procedure below:

  1. Buy an e-voucher: Visit any of the sales centres mentioned above to purchase.
  2. Go to the admission system.
  3. Provide your login details: Use the Serial Number and PIN on your e-voucher then tap on the “Log In” button.
  4. Follow steps 7 to 17 in the above procedure: You will need to upload your passport photo, enter personal and academic details, print the form then submit it before the stated deadline.

Takoradi Technical University admission list

To access your enrolment status and letter, follow the steps below:

  1. Login into your account: Provide the serial number and PIN you used while applying for admission.
  2. Navigate to your dashboard: You will be able to see whether you were successfully admitted or not.
  3. Print admission letter: If you were enrolled, then proceed to this step. Save the document to a flash disk drive and print it from the nearest cyber café.

Takoradi Technical University contacts

In case you experience technical difficulties, or have any unanswered questions, reach out via the following contacts:

General inquiries

  • Physical location: Takoradi, Western Region
  • Postal address: P. O. BOX 256
  • Phone 1: +233 (0) 312 022 917 (Working hours only 9am - 4pm)
  • Phone 2: +233 (0) 312 022 918 (Working hours only 9am - 4pm)
  • Phone 3: +233 (0) 508 333 992
  • Phone 4: +233 (0) 553 777 777
  • Email: info@ttu.edu.gh or webmaster@ttu.edu.gh
  • Website: ttu.edu.gh

Admission inquiries

  • Phone 1: 0312022917/8
  • Phone 2: 0312022436
  • Fax: 0312025256
  • Email: admissions@ttu.edu.gh

Takoradi Technical University offers a wide range of technology, engineering, business, arts, and science programs. Anyone qualified for the courses only needs to buy an e-voucher, navigate to the admission system, fill in the forms, print, and submit them before the deadline.

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