ADMISSION OF CANDIDATES TO DEGREE/HND PROGRAMMES FOR THE 2020/2021 ACADEMIC YEAR

ADMISSION OF CANDIDATES TO DEGREE/HND PROGRAMMES FOR THE 2020/2021 ACADEMIC YEAR

Applications are invited from prospective applicants for admission into Degree/HND programmes of the Sunyani Technical University, Sunyani, for the 2020/2021 Academic year.

HND PROGRAMMES

FACULTY OF BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT STUDIES

  • HND Accountancy (Regular, Weekend and Evening)
  • HND Accounting Technology (Regular, Weekend and Evening)  
  • HND Marketing (Regular, Weekend and Evening)
  • HND Purchasing and Supply (Regular, Weekend and Evening)
  • HND Secretaryship and Management Studies (Regular, Weekend and Evening)

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

  • HND Civil Engineering
  • HND Electrical/Electronic Engineering (Computer Engineering Option)
  • HND Electrical/Electronic Engineering (Medical Engineering Technology Option)
  • HND Electrical/Electronic Engineering (Power Systems Option)
  • HND Electrical/Electronic Engineering (Telecommunication Options)
  • HND Materials Engineering  
  • HND Mechanical Engineering (Automobile Option)  
  • HND Mechanical Engineering (Plant Option)  
  • HND Mechanical Engineering (Production Option)

FACULTY OF BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND APPLIED ARTS

  • HND Building Technology  
  • HND Ceramic Arts
  • HND Fashion Design Technology
  • HND Textiles Technology
  • HND Interior Design and Technology (Wood Technology)

FACULTY OF APPLIED SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY

  • HND Computer Science  
  • HND Dispensing Technician
  • HND General Agriculture
  • HND Hotel, Catering and Institutional Management (Regular, Weekend and Evening)
  • HND Information and Communication Technology (ICT)

ADMISSION ELIGIBILTY FOR HND PROGRAMMES

Admission is opened to:  

  1. SSSCE holders with credit passes (A-D) in English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies plus credit passes (A-D) in Three Elective subjects relevant to the programme of study  
  2. WASSCE holders with credit passes (A1-D7) in English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies plus credit passes (A1-C6)  in Three Elective subjects relevant to  the programme of study  
  3. CERTIFICATE II HOLDERS: Certificate II Applicants with Passes in six (6) subjects comprising three (3) core subjects (English, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies) plus three (3) passes in relevant elective subjects are eligible for HND Programmes
  4. ADVANCED LEVEL holders with credit in at least Five (5) subjects at the GCE ‘O’ Level (or its equivalent) including English and Mathematics, plus at least two passes in the subjects relevant to the programme of study.
  5. TECHNICAL SCHOOLS APPLICANTS: Technical School applicants with Passes in English Language, Mathematics, Integrated Science plus three (3) relevant elective subjects.
  6. POST SECONDARY TEACHER TRAIN ING CERTIFICATE APPLICANTS: Passes at the final Post–Secondary Teacher Training Examination plus five passes at the GCE O’Level/SSSCE/WASSCE including English and Mathematics.
  7. DIPOMA IN BUSINESS STUDIES (DBS) APPLICANTS: Applicants who hold DBS with Distinction or Credit from GES accredited institutions are eligible for admission to level 200 to pursue Business related programmes at the HND level. DBS applicants who hold a Pass would enroll at level 100. In all cases applicants would be required to have four (4) credit passes in WASSCE/SSSCE/ RSA II including English and Mathematics.
  8. MATURE APPLICANTS
  1. Must be at least 25 years old.
  2. Must have at least two (2) years relevant industrial experience.
  3. Must pass a written examination and an interview.
  4. Must show proof of date of birth with any national document which is at least 5 years old at the time of application.

OR  

  1. Must be at least 25 years old  
  2. Must have at least two (2) years relevant industrial experience. 
  3. Must show proof of credit passes in English Language and Mathematics in SSSCE/WASSCE  
  4. Must show proof of date of birth with any national document which is at least 5 years old at the time of application.

MATURE CANDIDATES ENTRANCE EXAMINATION  
Note: All mature candidates will be expected to pay an additional amount to be determined by the University on or before the day of the entrance examination at the Technical University Campus. This amount covers the cost of the entrance examinations.

PRE-HND (ACCESS) COURSE FOR TECHNICAL AND VOCATIONAL SCHOOL STUDENTS

The National Board for Professional and Technicians Examinations (NABPTEX) has designed an access programme for Technical/Vocational Institute graduates into HND programmes. NABPTEX will conduct a final external examination after which successful applicants shall proceed to enroll in the following HND programmes:  

  • HND Building Technology
  • HND Civil Engineering
  • HND Computer Science
  • HND Electrical/Electronic Engineering
  • HND General Agriculture  
  • HND Hotel, Catering and Institutional Management
  • HND Ceramic Arts
  • HND Fashion Design Technology
  • HND Textiles Technology
  • HND Interior Design Technology  
  • HND Dispensing Technology
  • HND Materials Engineering
  • HND Mechanical Engineering

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR PRE-HND COURSES

Applicants should posses a minimum qualification of Intermediate Certificate or its equivalent in the relevant area of study.  

ACCESS PROGRAMME FOR SSSCE/WASSCE  

In the case of SSSCE/WASSCE Science applicants for Access course, they must have credit passes in three (3) Elective subjects in Science/Vocational/Technical subject area. 

PROFESSIONAL PROGRAMMES

PROFESSIONAL DIPLOMA IN COMPUTERISED ACCOUNTING

Entry Requirements

Diploma in Computerised Accounting

PROFESSIONAL DIPLOMA IN BANKING TECHNOLOGY AND ACCOUNTING

Entry Requirements

Diploma in Banking Technology and Accounting

CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF BANKERS (GH) LEVEL 1 – 4

Entry Requirements for HND Programmes 

  1. School Certificate (6 credits) or GCE ‘O” level with 6 credit in English Language and mathematics, Plus “A” level in 3 subject, 2 which should not be below grade D.
  2. WASSCE or SSSCE; 3 core Subjects including Core Mathematics and core English plus 3 Elective from either (1) Business Programme or (2) General Arts Programme (Economics, Government, Science & Mathematics).
  3. Minimum 5 Credit passes at the General Business certificate Exam including English Language and Mathematics plus 3 passes at the advanced Business Certificate Exam.
  4. Any other equivalent professional certificate

DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

  1. Diploma in Computerised Accounting (DCA) (2-year Programme)
  2. Diploma in Banking Technology & Accounting (DBTA) (2-year Programme)
  3. Diploma in Electronic Marketing (2-year Programme)
  4. Diploma in Business Administration (2-year Programme)
  5. Diploma in Public Relations (2-year Programme)
  6. Diploma in Procurement & Materials Management (2-year Programme)
  7. Diploma in Business Studies (Accounting Option) (1-year Programme)
  8. Diploma in Business Studies (Secretarial Option) (1-year Programme)
  9. Diploma in Business Studies (Management Option) (1-year Programme)
  10. Diploma in Business Studies (Marketing Option) (1-year Programme)
  11. Diploma in Business Studies (Purchasing and Supply Option) (1-year Programme)
  12. Diploma in Business Studies (Statistics Option) (1-year Programme)

Entry Requirements for 1 – 6: Five (5) SSSCE/ WASSCE passes including English Language and Mathematics/ GBCE passes. 

Entry Requirements for 7 – 12 : Four (4) SSSCE/ WASSCE passes including English Language and Mathematics/ GBCE passes. 

TECHNICIAN AND ADVANCED PROGRAMMES

  • Construction Technicians Course (CTC) Part I  
  • Construction Technicians Course (CTC) Part II
  • Construction Technicians Course (CTC) Part III
  • Electrical Engineering Technicians (EET) Part I
  • Electrical Engineering Technicians (EET) Part II
  • Electrical Engineering Technicians (EET) Part III
  • Mechanical Engineering Technicians (MET) Part I
  • Mechanical Engineering Technicians (MET) Part II
  • Mechanical Engineering Technicians Part III
  • Motor Vehicle Technicians (MVT) Part I
  • Motor Vehicle Technicians (MVT) Part II
  • Motor Vehicle Technicians Part III (MVT III)
  • Advanced Blocklaying and Concreting  
  • Advanced Carpentry and Joinery
  • Advanced Cookery (8122)
  • Advanced Furniture  
  • Advanced Painting and Decorating
  • Advanced Fashion and Designing
  • Advanced Furniture Design & Construction  

Entry Requirements  

Passes in Intermediate, SSSCE/WASSCE, Part I and Part II of that particular programme. s.  

CRAFT PROGRAMMES/COUNCIL FOR TECHNICAL AND VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING (COTVET) PROGRAMMES

The Technical University also runs programmes of the Council for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (COTVET) at the Certificate II and Advanced levels. The programmes are:

  • Agric Mechanics Work  
  • Autobody Inter/COTVET  
  • Blocklaying and Concreting Inter/COTVET  
  • Catering Inter/COTVET  
  • Electrical Installation Work  
  • Electrical Machine Rewinding and Repairs  
  • Fabrication and Welding  
  • Fashion and Designing Intermediate  
  • Furniture Craft Inter/COTVET  
  • General Textiles  
  • Heavy Duty and Diesel Mechanics  
  • Industrial Maintenance Technology          
  • Industrial Mechanics  
  • Mechanical Engineering Craft Practice  
  • Motor Vehicle Mechanics Work  
  • Painting and Decorating Inter  
  • Refrigeration & Air-conditioning Mechanics
  • Small Engines Repairs  
  • Textiles Technician  

Entry Requirements

  • SSSCE/WASSCE and JHS certificates

PROFICIENCY CERTIFICATES

  • Proficiency in Chinese Language  
  • Proficiency in English Language  
  • Proficiency in French Language 

SALES OUTLET

Prospective Applicants must purchase Sunyani Technical University ADMISSIONS FORMS from the following centres:

  1. The Revenue Office, Sunyani Technical University
  2. Regional and District POST OFFICES throughout the country
  3. Fidelity Bank, Zenith Bank, Ghana Commercial Bank, Stanbic Bank, Sunyani and all other Branches throughout the Country.
  4. Through mobile money short code *447*160# on all mobile phone networks.

COST OF APPLICATION FORMS

  1. Bachelor of Technology Applicants - GH¢110.00  
  2. HND Programmes (Direct Applicants) - GH¢100.00  
  3. HND Programmes (Mature)            - GH¢110.00  
  4. Access (Pre-HND), Diploma, Technicianand Advanced Programmes - GH¢100.00
  5. Craft programmes and Proficiency Certificates - GH¢60.00  

HOW TO APPLY

ONLINE ADMISSION INSTRUCTIONS  

  1. Go to admissions.stu.edu.gh on the internet after you have purchased the Sunyani Technical University admissions documents
  2. Log onto the Online Admissions system with the E-Voucher Number and Pin
  3. Follow steps on the Online Admissions system to complete your application
  4. A printed copy of your completed online application must be enclosed in your envelope before posting together with photocopies of Certificates or Results slips to be returned to: The Registrar, Sunyani Technical University, P. O. Box 206, Sunyani

COMPLETED FORM  

A completed ADMISSION FORM should be sent to the Post Office together with photocopies of certificates or result slips and in the case of Mature Applicants, recommendation letter from employer, birth certificates or JHS Certificate should also be attached and sent to the address below: 

 

THE REGISTRAR,

SUNYANI TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY,

P. O. BOX 206, SUNYANI – BONO REGION

 

For general enquiries contact the Admissions Secretariat on 0352023278/0352027052 or 0501512556 or 0209189632