The Koforidua Technical University have rusticated about 150 students from the institution over poor academic performance.
According to reports, the students failed to obtain the average cumulative grade point of 1.5 for the 2015/2016 academic year.
“For the previous academic year, over 150 students were withdrawn for poor performance according to NABPEX regulation which stipulates that any student who obtains a cumulative grade point average of less than 1.5 should be withdrawn,” the Vice Chancellor of Koforidua Technical University Prof. Smile Gavua Dzisi revealed during the 21st Matriculation Ceremony of the Institution.
Meanwhile, a total of 2417 students out of the 3,617 applicants were offered admission to offer various courses in Bachelor in Technology, Higher National Diploma and Non-HND programs.
The Vice Chancellor of the school also advised the new students to take their studies seriously to avoid dismissal.