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Tamale College of Education 2022/2023


The Tamale College of Education is one of the 46 Colleges of Education in the country.

Tamale College of Education is a teacher education college in Tamale (Sagnarigu District, Northern Region, Ghana). The college is located in Northern Zone zone. It is one of the 46 public colleges of education in Ghana.

The college participated in the DFID-funded T-TEL programme. For the 2018/2019 academic year, the institution received 1086 admission applications but admitted 543. The rest were rejected due to infrastructural challenges.

Tamale College of Education is located within the Education Ridge in the Tamale, Ghana Metropolis. It was opened in 1958 with the motto ‘ORA ET LABORA’ by the first president of the Republic of Ghana, Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah.

Sixty female pioneer students were enrolled in the college that year, and it remained a female institution until 1977 when it became a mixed institution.

The first principal of the college was Miss Freda Mischler, a Swiss Missionary.

Tamale College of Education has staff and students’ accommodation. It has academic facilities such as Science Laboratory, Library, Assembly Hall, ICT centre with internet facilities. The College has a 4WD Nissan Patrol, a Benz Bus and a 58-seater Tata bus.

Tamale College of Education Courses

Courses offered at the Tamale College of Education are the approved programs to be run by the colleges in Ghana. These are programs accredited by the National Accreditation Board and supervised by the Ministry of Education.

We have a dedicated page about all the courses offered by the Tamale College of Education. You may use the link above to access the page.

Tamale College of Education Admission Requirements

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

Since the colleges of education in Ghana are under the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Education in consultation with other stakeholders like the Ghana Education Service set the admission requirements for all colleges of education in Ghana.

We have a dedicated page for the admission requirements for students who want to attend the Tamale College of Education you can access the admission requirements by using the highlighted link.

Tamale College of Education 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 Tamale College of Education 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.

Tamale College of Education Admission List

The admission list of Tamale College of Education is the list of students who have successfully been offered a place to study in the college. Students who want to apply to this college use the common platform used to apply to all the teacher training colleges in Ghana.

Successful students who met the admission requirements and the cut-off point of the college 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 Tamale College of Education.

Tamale College of Education Fees Schedule

The fees schedule of the Tamale College of Education is the approved academic fees and other related charges by the Ministry of Education.

Fees and most charges are determined by the Ministry of Education and Ghana Education Service.

However, you may have noticed that some colleges’ fees may be a bit higher compared to other colleges. This is because there are some extra charges the colleges of education are permitted to add to the approved fees.

You may visit our page for the fees schedule to determine the exact fees schedule of Tamale College of Education.

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 college.

Tamale College of Education Cut Off Points

The Cut-Off Point for Teacher Training Colleges in Ghana is aggregate 30. Applicants are to have credit passes (A1-C6) in three core subjects, including Core mathematics and English.

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

So, in effect, three core subjects and two elective subjects would be used to calculate Cut off points for various Colleges of Education, which is aggregate 30.

NB: Cut Off Points of various colleges of education are revised on yearly basis. To stay up-to-date, you may visit our dedicated page for the Cut Off Point for Tamale College of Education via the highlighted link.


The Tamale College of Education is one of the best colleges in Ghana. This page has links to all the important pages about this college.

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