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Higher National Diploma (HND)

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

SSSCE/WASSCE APPLICANTS

  • SSSCE Applicants: Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies; and must possess a minimum of D in any three (3) of the passes relevant to the area of specialization.
  • WASSCE Applicants: Passes (A-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies; and must possess a minimum of C6 in any three (3) of the passes relevant to the area of specialization.

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL/ABCE Applicants

  • Five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes (including English Language and Mathematicsplus at least two (2) GCE ‘A’ level/ABCE passes excluding General Paper.

APPLICANTS FROM TECHNICAL SCHOOLS (CERTIFICATE II APPLICANTS)

Applicants must have passes in three (3) subjects including English Language and Mathematics and Integrated Science plus three (3) relevant elective subjects/trade courses.

  • DBS APPLICANTS Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English and Mathematics plus at least three (3) passes in relevant DBS subjects.
  • TEACHER’S CERTIFICATE. Applicant must have Three- Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus three (3) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes in relevant elective subjects.

MATURE APPLICANTS

  • Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is five (5) years old at the time of application.
  • Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR HND SECRETARYSHIP AND MANAGEMENT STUDIES

SSSCE/WASSCE APPLICANTS

  • SSSCE Applicants: Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies; and must possess a minimum of D in any three (3) of the passes relevant to the area of specialization.
  • WASSCE Applicants: Passes (A-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies; and must possess a minimum of C6 in any three (3) of the passes relevant to the area of specialization.

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL/ABCE Applicants

  • Five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes (including English Language and Mathematicsplus at least two (2) GCE ‘A’ level/ABCE passes excluding General Paper.

DBS APPLICANTS

Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English and Mathematics plus at least three (3) passes in relevant DBS subjects.

DIPLOMA IN OFFICE MANAGEMENT (DOM)

  • Diploma in Office Management (DOM) organized by WAEC, plus four (4) GCE O’ level SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English Language and Mathematics
  • STENOGRAPHER CERTIFICATE
    • Holders of Stenographer certificate are eligible to apply
  • DIPLOMA FROM OTHER INSTITUTIONS
    • Holders of Diploma from recognized higher institutions are eligible to apply.

MATURE APPLICANTS

  • Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.
  • Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

HND AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERING

SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants 

  • SSSCE Applicants
    • Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Physics and Elective Mathematics or Technical Drawing and Chemistry, Metal Work, Auto Mechanics and Basic Electronics.
  • WASSCE Applicants
    • Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Physics, and Elective Mathematics or Technical Drawing and Chemistry, Metal Work, Auto Mechanics and Basic Electronics. The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL/ABCE Applicants

    • At least five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes or five (5) GBCE passes including English Language, Mathematics and Technical Drawing and any Science subject,plus a minimum of  two (2) GCE ‘A’ level/ABCE passes in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Engineering Science excluding General Paper.
  • Pre-HND and MVT & MET Applicants
    • Pre-HND Applicants with at least passes in each of the these three (3) subjects namely English, Language, Mathematics, and Science plus passes in all subjects at Intermediate in Motor Vehicle Mechanics, (MVM) Motor Vehicle Technician (MVT) or Mechanical Engineering Technician (MET) levels or
  • MVT I, MET I Applicants
    • MVT I, MET I plus passes in SSCE/WASSCE/GCE O’ Level English Language, Mathematics and Science
  • Applicants from Technical Institutions
    • Passes in Mathematics, English Language and Integrated Science as well as passes in Elective courses (Auto Mechanic, Metal Work).
  • Ordinary Technician Diploma
    • OTD in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering
  • Motor Vehicle Technician
    • (MVT) or Mechanical Engineering Technician (MET) Part II
  • Teacher’s Certificate.
    • Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus four (4) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Technical Drawing plus any Science subject, Or
    • Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English and Mathematics with any of the following Elective Mathematics, Physics, Technical Drawing, Chemistry, Metal Work, Auto Mechanics and Basic Electronics
    • Holder of Diploma in Education Certificates

Mature Applicants 

    • Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.
    • Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

HND CIVIL ENGINEERING

SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants

  • SSSCE Applicants
    • Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry, Economics/ Geography.
  • WASSCE Applicants
    • Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry, Economics/ Geography. The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL Applicants

    • At least five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes or five (5) GBCE passes including English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistryplus a minimum of  two (2) GCE ‘A’ levelpasses in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry excluding General Paper.
  • Pre-HND and Construction Technician Applicants
    • Pre-HND applicants with Construction background (i.e. a minimum of craft course plus at least a pass mark in each of the three (3) subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Science.
    • Construction Technician Certificate (CTC) Part I with passes in GCE O’ level/SSSCE/WASSCE English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science.
    • Construction Technician Certificate (CTC) Parts II with either fail in Site Surveying but pass in Measurement or vice versa may apply for consideration.
  • Teacher’s Certificate. 
    • Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus four (4) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Technical Drawing plus any Science subjectOr
    • Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English and Mathematics with any of the following Elective Mathematics, Physics, Technical Drawing, Chemistry, Metal Work, Auto Mechanics and Basic Electronics
    • Holder of Diploma in Education Certificates

Mature Applicants 

    • Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.
    • Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

HND ELECTRICAL/ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING

SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants

  • SSSCE Applicants
    • Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics, Physics, Applied Electricity/Electronics, Engineering Science, Technical Drawing, Chemistry or Biology, Metal Work.
  • WASSCE Applicants
    • Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics, Physics, Applied Electricity/Electronics, Engineering Science, Technical Drawing, Chemistry or Biology, Metal Work.The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL Applicants

    • Applicants must have at least five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes or five (5) GBCE passes including English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistryplus a minimum of  two (2) GCE ‘A’ level passes in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry.
  • Pre-HND and Electrical Engineering Technician (EET) Applicants
    • Pre-HND applicants with background in Electrical Installation Certificate or Telecommunication plus at least passes in each of the three subjects namely NABPTEX English Language, Mathematics and Science or
    • Electrical Installation Certificate or Telecommunication Technician I plus passes in GCE O’ Level/SSSCE WASSCE English, Mathematics and Integrated Science
    • Applicants with EET II can also apply for consideration
  • Teacher’s Certificate. 
    • Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus four (4) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Technical Drawing plus any Science subject Or
    • Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE credit passes including English and Mathematics and Technical Drawing with any of the following Elective Mathematics, Physics, Technical Drawing, Chemistry, Metal Work, Auto Mechanics and Basic Electronics
    • Holder of Diploma in Education Certificates

Mature Applicants 

    • Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.
    • Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

HND MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants

  • SSSCE Applicants
    • Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics and any two (2) of the following: Physics, Technical Drawing, Chemistry,  Metal Work, Auto Mechanics, and Basic Electronics.
  • WASSCE Applicants
    • Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics and any two (2) of the following: Physics, Technical Drawing, Chemistry,  Metal Work, Auto Mechanics, and Basic Electronics.The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL Applicants

    • Applicants must have at least five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes including English Language, Mathematics and Technical Drawing and any science subject plusa minimum of  two (2) GCE ‘A’ level passes in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Engineering Drawing or Ordinary Technician Diploma (OTD).
    • At least Part II or III Technicians Certificate Holders in MET or MVT applicants
  • Pre-HND and MET & MVT Applicants
    • Pass at Pre-HND level with at least Intermediate or Craft Certificate in MVT or MET.
  • Teacher’s Certificate. 
    • Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus four (4) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Technical Drawing plus any Science subject Or
    • Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English, Mathematics with any of the following; Elective Mathematics, Physics, Technical Drawing, Chemistry, Metal Work, Auto Mechanics and Basic Electronics
    • Holders of Diploma in Education Certificates

Mature Applicants

    • Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.
    • Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

HND RENEWABLE ENERGY SYSTEMS ENGINEERING

SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants

  • SSSCE Applicants
    • Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics and any two (2) of the following: Physics, Chemistry, Engineering Science, Applied Electricity/Electronics or Technical Drawing.
  • WASSCE Applicants
    • Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics and any two (2) of the following: Physics, Chemistry, Engineering Science, Applied Electricity/Electronics or Technical Drawing. The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL Applicants

    • Applicants must have at least five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry or
  • Part I or Intermediate Holders of the following:
    • Electrical Electrician Technician (EET); Construction Technician Certificate, (CTC); Motor Vehicle Technician (MVT); and Mechanical Engineering Technician (MET) with passes in English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Scienc
  • Pre-HND and MET & MVT Applicants
    • Passes at Pre-HND level with any of the following backgrounds EET, CTC, MET, or MVT OR
    • Passes at Pre-HND Level plus at least an Intermediate Or Craft Certificate in any of the following; Mechanical Engineering, Construction or Automotive Engineering OR

Electrical Electrician Technician (EET) Part II or Part III OR

Ordinary Technician Diploma (OTD) in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering

  • Teacher’s Certificate. 
    • Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus four (4) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Technical Drawing plus any Science subject
      Or
    • Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English, Mathematics with any of the following; Elective Mathematics, Physics, Technical Drawing, Chemistry, Metal Work, Auto Mechanics and Basic Electronics
    • Holders of Diploma in Education Certificates

Mature Applicants 

    • Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.
    • Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

HND STATISTICS

SSSCE/WASSCE APPLICANTS

  • SSSCE Applicants
    • Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science or Social Studies plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Physics or Elective Mathematics.
  • WASSCE Applicants
    • Passes (A1-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science or Social Studies plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Physics or Elective Mathematics.                 

The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL/ABCE Applicants

    • At least five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes or five (5) GBCE passes including English Language, Mathematics and additional Mathematics or Physics plus a minimum of  two (2) GCE ‘A’ level/ABCE passes excluding General Paper.
  • TEACHER’S CERTIFICATE.
    • Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus three (3) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Additional Mathematics.
  • ABCE (RSA III) Applicants
    • Advanced Business Certificate Examination (ABCE)/(RSA III) plus GBCE/RSA II or 5 GCE O’ Level credit including English, Mathematics and Additional Mathematics.
  • DBS Statistics Applicants
    • Four (4) DBS (Statistics option) passes (including Statistics) plus passes in Mathematics, English and Science or Social Studies/ Life Skills at GCE O’ Level, SSSCE or WASSCE.
  • ISSER Certificate
    • ISSER Certificate in Statistics plus passes in Mathematics, English Language and Science at GCE O’ Level, SSSCE/WASSCE

Mature Applicants

    • Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (5) years old at the time of application.
    • Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by the Koforidua Technical University.

HND COMPUTER SCIENCE

SSSCE/WASSCE APPLICANTS

  • SSSCE Applicants
    • Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Physics or Elective Mathematics.
  • WASSCE Applicants
    • Passes (A1-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Physics or Elective Mathematics. The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE

GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL/ABCE Applicants

    • At least five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes or five (5) GBCE passes including English Language, Mathematics and additional Mathematics or Physics plus a minimum of  two (2) GCE ‘A’ level/ABCE passes excluding General Paper.
  • Teacher’s Certificate.
    • Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus three (3) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Additional/Elective Mathematics.
  • ABCE (RSA III) Applicants
    • Advanced Business Certificate Examination (ABCE)/(RSA III) plus GBCE/RSA II or 5 GCE O’ Level credit including English, Mathematics and Additional Mathematics.

Mature Applicants

    • Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.
    • Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by the Koforidua Technical University.

HND COMPUTER NETWORKING MANAGEMENT

SSSCE/WASSCE APPLICANTS

  • SSSCE Applicants: Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies; and must possess a minimum of D in any three (3) of the passes relevant to the area of specialization.
  • WASSCE Applicants: Passes (A1-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science; and must possess a minimum of C6 in any three (3) of the passes relevant to the area of specialization.

GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL/ABCE Applicants 

Five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes (including English Language and Mathematicsplus at least two (2) GCE ‘A’ level/ABCE passes excluding General Paper.

  • Applicants from Technical Schools (Certificate II Applicants) Applicants must have passes in three (3) SSSCE/WASSCE subjects including English Language and Mathematics and Integrated Science plusthree (3) relevant elective subjects/trade courses.
  • DBS Applicants Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English and Mathematics plus at least three (3) passes in relevant DBS subjects.
  • Teacher’s Certificate. Applicant must have Three- Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus three (3) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes in relevant elective subjects.

Mature Applicants

    • Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is five (5) years old at the time of application.
    • Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by the Koforidua Technical University.

HND HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT

SSSCE/WASSCE APPLICANTS

SSSCE Applicants

Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects from:

  • Home Economics: Foods & Nutrition, Economics, Management in Living, General Knowledge in Art or French
  • General Arts: Geography, French, and Economics
  • Business: Accounting, Costing Business Management and Business Mathematics
  • Science: Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics

WASSCE Applicants Passes (A1-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects from:

  • Home Economics: Foods & Nutrition, Economics, Management in Living, General Knowledge in Art or French
  • General Arts: Geography, French, and Economics
  • Business: Accounting, Costing Business Management and Business Mathematics
  • Science: Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE.

GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL/ABCE/RSA/ A Level Applicants

At least five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes or five (5) GBCE passes including English Language, Mathematics plus a minimum of  two (2) GCE ‘A’ level/ABCE passes excluding General Paper.

  • Teacher’s Certificate. Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus three (3) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language and Mathematics.

Other Qualifications

  • Cookery 812/1 holders with aggregate 25 or 26 (including English and Mathematics) at the SSSCE/WASSCE or O’ Levels with at least 1 year industrial experience may be considered.
  • Professionals with Cookery 812/2 (706/2) and Pre-HND Holders
  • Applicants with Cookery 812/2 Certificate must have at least passes in English, Mathematics and Integrated Science or Social Studies at the SSSCE/WASSCE or GCE O’ Levels
  • Cookery 812/2 plus three passes in English, Mathematics and Integrated Science at the Pre-HND level.

Mature Applicants 

  • Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.
  • Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University. 

HND FOOD TECHNOLOGY

SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants

SSSCE Applicants

  • Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies; and must possess a minimum of D in any three (3) of the following: Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science. 

WASSCE Applicants:

  • Passes (A1-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies; and must possess a minimum of D in any three (3) of the following: Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science.The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE
  • Pre-HND Applicants
    • Background in Laboratory Technician certificate plus at least passes in each of the three subjects namely; NABPTEX English language, Mathematics and Science.

Teacher’s Certificate ‘A’ Applicants

  • Four-year Certificate ‘A’ or three-year Post-Secondary Certificate and Four GCE ‘O’ credit passes including English language, Mathematics and any science subject (Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Agricultural Science etc.) OR
  • Holders of Diploma in Education certificate

Laboratory Technician Certificate:

  • Applicants must have a minimum of two (2) years relevant working experience and
  • Must pass a written examination in English Language, Mathematics and General knowledge conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

Mature Student

  • Applicants must have 5 GCE ‘O’ Level/SSSCE/WASSCE passes in relevant subjects including English, Mathematics, Integrated Science OR

HND POSTHARVEST TECHNOLOGY

SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants

  • SSSCE Applicants Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science; and must possess a minimum of D in any three (3) of the following: Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics, or alternatively must possess a minimum of D in General Agriculture, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics.
  • WASSCE Applicants:
    Passes (A1-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science; and must possess a minimum of D in any three (3) of the following: Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics, or alternatively must possess a minimum of D in General Agriculture, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics.The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE
  • Teacher’s Certificate ‘A’ Applicants: Four-year Certificate ‘A’ or three-year Post-Secondary Certificate and Four GCE ‘O’ credit passes including English language, Mathematics and any science subject (Physics, chemistry, Biology, Agricultural Science etc.)
  • Diploma in General Agriculture
    • Holders of Diploma in General Agriculture may apply for considerationOR
    • HND graduates from Science, Engineering and Computer Science programmes who may want to switch from their programmes

  Mature Applicants

  • Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.
  • Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

HND FASHION DESIGN AND TEXTILES

SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants 

  • SSSCE Applicants
    Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Clothing & Textiles, General Knowledge in Art (GKA), Textiles, Graphic Design, Visual Communication, Technical Drawing, Management in Living, French, Economics, Geography, Accounting, Physics, Biology, Elective Mathematics, Literature and all related subjects.
  • WASSCE Applicants Passes (A1-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies plus credit passes in three (3) relevant elective subjects which must include Clothing & Textiles, General Knowledge in Art (GKA), Textiles, Graphic Design, Visual Communication, Technical Drawing, Management in Living, French, Economics, Geography, Accounting, Physics, Biology, Elective Mathematics, Literature and all related subjects. The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE
  • GBCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL/ABCE Applicants At least five (5) GBCE /GCE‘O’-Level credit passes or five (5) GBCE passes including English Language, Mathematics and three other related subjects plus a minimum of  two (2) GCE ‘A’ level passes excluding General Paper.
  • Technical and Advanced Certificates Applicants
  • Technician or Advanced Certificate of GES or City and Guilds or Diploma Certificate from Any recognized Higher Institutions
  • Advanced Fashion Certificate from Technical Examinations Unit
  • Certificate II Fashion Certificate with three (3) passes in Core Subjects
  • Teacher’s Certificate. Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus three (3) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Science OR One (1) year Diploma in Education

Mature Applicants

  •  Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.
  • Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

HND Building Technology

SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants 

  • SSSCE Applicants
    Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics and Physics/Chemistry, Economics/Geography.
  • WASSCE Applicants Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) elective subjects which must include Elective Mathematics and Physics/Chemistry, Economics/Geography. The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE
  • GCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL Applicants Applicants must have at least five (5) GCE‘O’-Level credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry) plus two (2) GCE A’ Level passes in any of the following subjects: Elective Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Geography and Economics

Pre-HND and Construction Technician Course (CTC) Applicants

Pre-HND students with Construction background (i.e. a minimum of Craft Course) plus at least a pass mark in each of the three (3) subjects namely NABPTEX English Language, Mathematics and Science level with any of the following backgrounds EET, CTC, MET, or MVT

  • Construction Technician Certificate (CTC) Part I)
    • Holders of Construction Technician Certificate Part I with passes in GCE O’/SSSCE/WASSCE English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science
  • Construction Technician Certificate (CTC) Part I
    • Holders of Construction Technician (CTC) Part I with 3 years working experience. Applicants must pass an entrance examination conducted by Koforidua Technical University
  • Construction Technician Certificate (CTC) Part II
    • Holders of Construction Technician Certificate Part II with either a fail in Site Surveying but pass in Measurement or vice versa may apply for consideration.
  • Teacher’s Certificate.
    • Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus four (4) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics and Technical Drawing plus any Science subjectOr
    • Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English, Mathematics with any of the following; Elective Mathematics, Physics, Technical Drawing, Chemistry, Metal Work, Auto Mechanics and Basic Electronics
    • Holders of Diploma in Education Certificates

Mature Applicants

  • Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is five (5) years old at the time of application.
  • Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

HND ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT AND TECHNOLOGY

SSSCE/WASSCE Applicants

  • SSSCE Applicants
    • Passes (A-D) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) elective subjects which must include any of the following: Elective Mathematics and Physics, Chemistry, Geography, Government and Economics.
  • WASSCE Applicants
    • Passes (A1-D7) in three (3) core subjects namely English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes in three (3) elective subjects which must include any of the following: Elective Mathematics and Physics, Chemistry, Geography, Government and Economics. The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE
  • GCE/ ‘O’/A’LEVEL Applicants
    • Applicants must have at least five (5) GCE‘O’-Level credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry) plus two (2) GCE A’ Level passes in any of the following subjects: Elective Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Agriculture Science and Geography.
  • Teacher’s Certificate.
    • Applicant must have Three-Year Post-Secondary Certificate or Four Year Certificate ‘A’ with a minimum of two (2) years teaching experience, plus four (4) GCE O-Level or SSSCE/WASSCE passes which must include English Language, Mathematics with any of the following: Or
    • Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English, Mathematics with any of the following; Elective Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Agric and Geography.

Mature Applicants 

  • Applicants must be twenty-five (25) years old and must show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is twenty-five (25) years old at the time of application.
  • Must pass a written test in English Language, Mathematics and General Knowledge to be conducted by Koforidua Technical University.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

HND BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY 
 

  • SSSCE Applicants
    • Passes in three (3) core subjects including English Language, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science plus three (3) passes in the following: Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Elective Mathematics.
  • WASSCE Applicants
    • Passes in three (3) core subjects including English Language, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science plus three (3) passes in the following: Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Elective Mathematic, The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE
  • GCE O’ AND A’ Level Applicants
    • Passes in five (5) GCE O’ Level Subjects including English Language, Mathematics and three (3) Science subjects, plus passes in two (2) A’ level Science subjects. A pass in General Paper is an added advantage.
  • Mature Applicants
    • Must be at least 25 years old with any legitimate documentary proof.
    • Must have relevant laboratory working experience (A letter from employer is required) with O’ Level OR SSSCE/ WASSCE PURE SCIENCE background as well as credits in English Language and Mathematics.
    • Must pass a selection interview

NB: The programme would be three (3) years (6 semesters) for Senior Secondary School graduates. Candidates with Medical Laboratory Technician Certificate will enter the second (2) year of the programme.

HND MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCES

  • SSSCE Applicants
    • Passes in three (3) core subjects including English Language, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science plus three (3) passes in the following: Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Elective Mathematics.
  • WASSCE Applicants
    • Passes in three (3) core subjects including English Language, Core Mathematics and Integrated Science plus three (3) passes in the following: Biology, Chemistry and Physics/Elective Mathematics. The aggregate of the six (6) subjects must not exceed 24 for SSSCE and 39 for WASSCE.
  • GCE O’ AND A’ Level Applicants
    • Passes in five (5) GCE O’ Level Subjects including English Language, Mathematics and three (3) Science subjects, plus passes in two (2) A’ level Science subjects. A pass in General Paper is an added advantage.

Mature Applicants

  • Must be at least 25 years old with any legitimate documentary proof.
  • Must have relevant laboratory working experience (A letter from employer is required) with O’ Level OR SSSCE/ WASSCE PURE SCIENCE background as well as credits in English Language and Mathematics.
  • Must pass a selection interview
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