Koforidua Technical University hostel fees and payment instructions

Koforidua Technical University hostel fees and payment instructions

Koforidua Technical University is among the ten technical universities established in each region in Ghana. It is located in the town of Koforidua, in the eastern region. The technical university offers multiple courses at different levels of academic learning. Find out the Koforidua Technical University hostel fees and payment instructions.

The Koforidua Technical University logo and KTU students listening during a conference
The Koforidua Technical University logo and KTU students listening during a conference. Photo: @Koforidua Technical University (modified by author)
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Koforidua Technical University is among the leading institutions of higher learning in the eastern region. The institution offers hostel accommodation to students who wish to reside in the university. Discover the Koforidua Technical University hostel fees and how to pay the indicated amount.

Koforidua Technical University hostel fees and payment instructions

Koforidua Technical University (KTU) was established in 1997. Its main objective is to produce skilled, career-focused, and high-level manpower that steers forward Ghana’s industrial growth.

In recent years, there has been a great influx of students that has necessitated the need for more hostels to accommodate them.

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KTU fees for accommodation (hostel fees)

KTU campus started with a single block structure and a handful of students in 1997. The institution has grown in respect of student population, programmes, faculties, and infrastructure.

KTU hostels serve Ghanaian and international students. The latter are normally assigned private hostels. Note that only those who book hostel rooms via the KTU student portal are assigned rooms within the hostels situated on campus.

Below is a breakdown of the hostel fees charged by this technical university. The accommodation fee given is for single beds or for one student only.

Hostel nameCategory LocationFees
University’s Hostel (Getfund) (Rent is for two semesters)Male & Female Right on campus6 in a room - GH₵ 1,8004 in a room - GH₵ 2,000
Contentment(Rent is for two semesters)Male & FemaleBehind VC’S Residence, Mile 50, Koforidua2 in a room- GH₵1,900 (male)2 in a room- GH₵2,000 (female)Self-contained units1 in a room - GH₵3,000 2 in a room - GH₵2,600/2,400/ 2,300
Papobi Liberty(Rent is for two semesters)Male & FemaleBehind Getfund Hostel1 in a room - GH₵2,2002 in a room - GH₵2,0003 in a room - GH₵1,350
Yasetko (Plantain)(Rent is for two semesters)Male & Female3 min walk from KTU2 in a room - GH₵1,150 (ordinary)2 in a room - GH₵1,350 (with washroom)
Lords(Rent is for two semesters)Male & Female Abotanso, behind the School of Engineering2 in a room - GH₵1,5003 in a room - GH₵ 1,2004 in a room - From GH₵1,000
Adehyie(Rent is for two semesters)Male & FemaleBehind Getfund Hostel1 in a room (big) = GH₵ 2,0001 in a room (small) = GH₵ 1,8002 in a room = GH₵ 1,2503 in a room = GH₵ 1150.00 - 13504 per room = GH₵ 1,050.00 each
Nhyira(Rent is for two semesters)Males only Adweso SSNIT near KTUSingle, self-contained room for 1- GH₵ 3,200Single, self-contained room for 2 - GH₵ 1,800Ordinary rooms 1 in a room - GH₵ 1,700 2 in a room - GH₵ 1,6003 in a room - GH₵ 1,350 4 in a room - GH₵ 1,250
Sir Joe(Rent is per semester, not for a year)Male & FemaleAdweso-Abaaase (Near Stop Over)2 in a room (executive) - GH₵ 1,6502 in a room (non-executive) -GH₵ 1,5504 in a room (executive) - GH₵ 1,5004 in a room (non-executive) - GH₵ 1,4506 in a room - GH₵ 1,150
Elite(Rent is for two semesters)Male & FemaleRight on campus2 in a room - GH₵ 3,0003 in a room - GH₵ 2,8004 in a room - GH₵ 2,6006 in a room - GH₵ 2,400
Universal(Rent is for two semesters)Male onlyOpposite Aba Ase Restaurant1 in a room - GH₵ 1,2002 in a room - GH₵ 1,1003 in a room - GH₵ 900

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Payment information

Below are the payment details for the University Hostel (Getfund).

  • Pay using your student index number and select ‘Pay as Hostel’ via the shortcode *776*102# or through ADB/ GCB/ UMB/ Fidelity/ Republic banks using the KTU Connect payment platform.

Payments for other hostels (private hostels) are payable to the respective authorities. Note that some private hostels charge a registration fee, while others do not. Generally, private hostels with more facilities, e.g., gym, balconies, ceiling fans, and private washrooms, charge more money.

Koforidua Technical University contact details

If you need to reach the university for more details, use the contact information given below.

  • Koforidua Technical University address: Post Office Box KF-981, Koforidua, Eastern Region, Ghana
  • Ghana Post GPS: EN-112-3991
  • Email address: info@ktu.edu.gh
  • Telephone numbers: (+233) 034 229 3005/ (+233) 034 229 0311/ (+233) 0342293705
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A man studying on a laptop while sitting on a navy blue couch. Photo: pexels.com, @Laker
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Where is KTU located?

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KTU is located in Koforidua, Eastern Region, Ghana.

Is KTU a public University?

KTU is a public tertiary institution in the Eastern Region of Ghana.

What is the rank of KTU in Ghana?

Koforidua Technical University is ranked 43rd in Ghana and 11311th in the World, according to Edu Rank.

What is the KTU address?

The Post Office Box for Koforidua Technical University is KF-981, Koforidua, Eastern Region, Ghana.

The Koforidua Technical University hostel fees cater for accommodation inside or near the institution. Some hostels have standard facilities, while others have more amenities and services.

Yen.com.gh recently published all Ho Technical University courses, fees, and admission requirements. Ho Technical University's history goes back to 1968 when the school was established as Ho Technical Institute (HTI).

The institute became a polytechnic in 1986 and was upgraded to a fully-fledged tertiary institution in 1993. In 2007, HTU was among the polytechnics in Ghana that started offering degree courses.

Source: YEN.com.gh

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