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Koforidua Technical University -KTU


Koforidua Technical University over the years has produced high-level career-focused and skilled manpower to support the country’s industrial growth. Koforidua Technical University was established as a Polytechnic in 1997 in the Eastern Region of Ghana.

Its status changed to a Technical university on 1st September 2016 in compliance with the Technical University Act 2016, (Act 922).  It is an outstanding tertiary institution in the Eastern Region and one of the fastest-growing Technical Universities in Ghana with immense prospects.

The University started with a “solo block” structure and a handful of students in 1997. However, it has currently grown in respect of student population, programmes, Faculties as well as infrastructural development.

The University currently, can currently boast of five (5) Faculties and one Institute with about eight thousand (8,000) students. They are:

  1. Faculty of Business and Management Studies (FBMS)
  2. Faculty of Applied Science and Technology (FAST)
  3. Faculty of Engineering (FOE)
  4. Faculty of Built and Natural Environment (FBNE)
  5. Faculty of Health and Allied Science (FHAS)
  6. Institute of Open and Distance Learning

The University offers thirteen (13) B-Tech programmes, twenty (20) HND programmes, and other Diploma and Certificate Courses in business, engineering, and science disciplines. The Faculties are resourced with the requisite manpower to facilitate teaching and learning in the University.

The institution attracts both local and international students. Over the years, the University has trained the much-needed middle – level professional personnel with specific technical skills in engineering, health sciences, food technology, computer sciences, applied mathematics, business studies and entrepreneurship.  This has contributed tremendously to the country’s industrialization process.


To be a Reference Point for World-Class Science and Technology Education and Applied Research


To provide tertiary level technical education through the development of carrier-focused skills in collaboration with industry


  • Innovation       –           constantly seeking creative ways of doing things better
  • Integrity           –           original and sincere in all we think and do.
  • Impact             –           bringing desirable change to the larger community.


Commitment and Teamwork

Koforidua Technical University aspires to become a vibrant centre of learning and research, as well as a catalyst for development and economic growth for Ghana.

Koforidua Technical University Courses/Programmes

Courses offered at the Koforidua Technical University are the approved programs to be run by technical universities in Ghana. These are programs accredited by the National Accreditation Board and the National Board for Professional and Technician Examinations (NABPTEX).

We have a dedicated page about all the courses offered by Koforidua Technical University. You may use the link above to access the page.

Koforidua Technical University Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements are the minimum criteria the school use when accepting a student into the college.

Since the technical universities are under the supervision of the National Board for Professional and Technician Examinations (NABPTEX), the agency in consultation with other stakeholders like the Ghana Education Service set the admission requirements for all technical universities in Ghana.

We have a dedicated page for the admission requirements for students who want to attend Koforidua Technical University, you can access the admission requirements by using the highlighted link.

Koforidua Technical University Admission Forms

Admission Form means the form provided by the School for parents/guidance to complete when accepting a place at the School. The admission forms for Koforidua Technical University can be accessed by visiting our dedicated page.

The page also has other vital information like the price for the various forms on sale, the year of programs available for admission, and a bit of the admission requirements for program-specifics.

Koforidua Technical University Portal

The admission and student portals accelerate the journey of a potential student until enrolment and graduation. The admission portal simplifies and streamlines the admission process, which is otherwise very long and consists of various stages.

The student portal was created to make it easy for students to easily access the school internet platform to perform some internet-based academic works.

All students and candidates of the University are to create an online account or log in to perform specific academic actions at ease. This portal also links to:

  • Course Registration
  • Fees Payment
  • Result Checking
  • Admission List/Status Checking
  • Academic Calendar Checking
  • Printing of Transcript, etc.

Koforidua Technical University Admission List

The admission list of Koforidua Technical University is the list of students who have successfully been offered a place to study in the university. Students who want to apply to this university use its dedicated admission portal to apply.

Successful students who met the admission requirements and the cut-off point of the university are admitted.

The list of successful applicants is published on the school’s website and notice boards. Most often, applicants are sent text messages confirming their acceptance into the institution.

The admission list may be accessed by using our dedicated page for the admission list of Koforidua Technical University.

Koforidua Technical University Fees Schedule

The fees schedule of the Koforidua Technical University is the approved academic fees and other related charges by the University.

However, you may have noticed that some technical universities’ fees may be a bit higher compared to others. This is because there are some extra charges the Universities add to the approved fees.

You may visit our page for the fees schedule to determine the exact fees schedule of Koforidua Technical University.

Applicants are advised to check the figures well to determine what they need to pay for and vice versa. All fees must be paid into the designated fees collection account of the university.

Koforidua Technical University Cut Off Points

The Cut Off Point for Technical Universities in Ghana is any grade not more than an aggregate 30. SSSCE/WASSCE applicants with C6 passes in English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science are eligible to apply.

Credit passes in three elective subjects (A1-C6) would also be considered in calculating the cut-off points.

So, in effect, three core subjects and three elective subjects would be used to calculate Cut off points for various Technical Universities, which is not more than an aggregate 30.

NB: The Cut Off Points for Koforidua Technical University are revised on yearly basis. To stay up-to-date, you may visit our dedicated page for the Cut Off Point for Koforidua Technical University via the highlighted link.


Koforidua Technical University is one of the best technical universities in Ghana. This page has links to all the important pages about this university.

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