Accra Technical University (ATU) is a university of global excellence in competency-based and practice-oriented training in applied research and technology transfer. Accra Technical University (ATU) believes in education and training that develops the competencies and skills of our students to make them relevant to the industry and competitive in the job market. Admission forms for Accra Technical University for the 2023/2024 academic year are out now and qualified applicants are to apply and check their admissions requirements here.
Accra Technical University (ATU) Admission Requirements
Admission forms for Accra Technical University for the 2023/2024 academic year are out now and qualified applicants are to apply. Here are the following admission requirements ;
- WASSCE Holders: CREDIT PASSES (Al -C6) in Six (6)subjects comprising Three (3) Core subjects, including English Language and Core Mathematics, and Three (3) Elective subjects relevant to the course of study.
- SSSCE Holders: PASSES (A-D) in SIX (6) subjects comprising Three(3) Core subjects, including English Language and Core Mathematics, and Three (3) Elective subjects relevant to the course of study.
NOTE: Candidates awaiting the MAY/JUNE, WASSCE and NABPTEX RESULTS can also apply.
- The general requirement for GCE Applicants admission to Accra Technical University (ATU) is as follows:
- have passes in three (3) subjects (at least, one of the passes should be Grade D or better).
- have credit passes (Grade 6) in five GCE Ordinary Level subjects including English Language, Mathematics, a science subject (for non-science students) and an Arts subject (for science students)
- Accra Technical University Advanced Business Certificate Examination Admission Requirements;
1. have passes in three (3) subjects (at least, one of the passes should be Grade D or better).
2. have credit passes in five (5) subjects including English Language, mathematics, Integrated science or Social Studies in the General Business Certificate Examination.
- Accra Technical University Technical and Vocational Education and Training, TVET Admission Requirements;
The general requirement for TVET Applicants admission to the ATU is as follows:
- Possess Certificate Il in three (3) relevant trade areas awarded by TEU, NVTl, City & Guilds and other authorized awarding bodies in addition to NABPTEX Certificate Il in lieu of passes in English and Mathematics.
- Have NABPTEX certificate Il in relevant trade areas in addition to three (3) credit passes in WASSCE/SSSCE core subjects including English and Mathematics.
- Posses a National Certificate Il qualification in Competency Based Training (CBT) in a relevant trade area awarded by TEU on the National TVET Qualification Framework (NTVETQF).
- Accra Technical University Foreign Students Admission Requirements:
The general requirement for Foreign Students’ admission to Accra Technical University is as follows:
All foreign qualifications should be referred to the National Accreditation Board (NAB) for determination of equivalences and eligibility for admission to Teacher Education Institutions in Ghana.
It should be noted that the American SAT, TOEFL etc. cannot in themselves be acceptable as entry qualifications into Ghanaian tertiary educational institutions.
Where to Buy Accra Technical University Admission Forms 2022
Ghanaian applicants can now purchase ATU University admission application vouchers via USSD which can be done directly from their phones. All you need is to dial *389* 288# and follow all procedures.
The Accra Technical University, ATU has released the list of accredited vendors for applicants to pay in their application fee. E-vouchers for online application are up for sale at the following banks:
- Access Bank
- Republic Bank
- Agricultural Development Bank
- Ghana Commercial Bank
- Zenith Bank
- Universal Merchant Bank
- Consolidated Bank Ghana (CBG)
- Prudential Bank
- Fidelity Bank
- Ghana Post Offices
- International Students Should use Visa Card
Courses Offered At Accra Technical University (ATU)
Higher National Diploma (HND) Courses
- HND Science Lab Technology
- HND Fashion Design and Textiles
- HND Computer Science
- HND Hotel, Catering and Institutional Management
- HND Accountancy Studies
- HND Marketing
- HND Purchasing & Supply
- HND Secretarial and Management Studies.
- HND Bilingual Secretaryship and Management
- HND Civil Engineering
Bachelor Of Technology (BTECH) Courses Offered At Accra Technical University
- BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN AUTOMOBILE ENGINEERING
- BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY BUILDING TECHNOLOGY
- BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY CIVIL ENGINEERING
- BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY SCIENCE LABORATORY TECHNOLOGY
- BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN FASHION DESIGN AND TEXTILES
- BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY PROCUREMENT AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
Departments Under Accra Technical University
The quest and call for commensurate manpower for the growing Procurement and Supply chain industry in Ghana and other developing countries have increased significantly over the last few years.
Here in Ghana, in particular, the problem of inappropriate procurement, logistics and ultimately Supply Chain Management professional capacity to implement the Public Procurement Act of 2003(Act 663) is very seriously being tackled.
The Department of Purchasing and Supply has been at the forefront in dealing with these issues for over a decade now. The Department has made some very important strides and still working very hard to improve upon the situation.
The demand for secretarial services in both private and public sectors is enormous. This programme is purposely fashioned to address industry needs by equipping students with relevant knowledge in Secretarial and Management Studies.
Schools Under Accra Technical University
In line with government policy to drive innovation and technology for accelerated development, the School whose aim is to train both young people and older workers returning to school for continuous professional development in the areas of applied sciences and technology has taken this challenge in providing conducive learning, teaching and research environment.
The Business School is an amalgamation of five departments. These include the Department of Accountancy, the Department of Marketing, the Department of Purchasing and Supply, the Department of Secretaryship, and Management Studies, and the Department of Languages and Liberal Studies.
The Engineering School has five departments under it. These are the departments of Building Technology, Mechanical, Electrical/Electronic, Civil Engineering, and Furniture Design and Production. The School is focused on servicing the nation’s industry needs of specialist technicians for its development.
Cost Of Accra Technical University Online Admission Forms
How to Apply For Accra Technical University (ATU) Admission Forms
ALL APPLICANTS ARE REQUIRED TO OBTAIN AN E-VOUCHER (LOGIN DETAILS);
- a) DIAL THE SHORTCODE *389* 288# AND FOLLOW THE PROMPT TO PAY AND RECEIVE YOUR E-VOUCHER BY SMS (ALL NETWORKS).
- b) AT ANY BANK OF AFRICA, FIDELITY BANK OR ACCESS BANK BRANCH
- INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS SHOULD SEND AN EMAIL TO [email protected] THE APPLICATION VOUCHER WILL BE GENERATED AND SENT BACK IN RESPONSE TO THE EMAIL.
- LOG ON TO THE ADMISSIONS SYSTEM AT https://application.atu.edu.gh/WITH THE E-VOUCHER NUMBER AND PIN FOR THE 2020/2021 ACADEMIC YEAR ADMISSIONS.
- FOLLOW THE STEPS ON THE ONLINE ADMISSIONS SYSTEM TO COMPLETE YOUR APPLICATION.
- SUBMIT COMPLETED APPLICATION ONLINE AND KEEP A COPY OF THE SUMMARY PAGE FOR PERSONAL REFERENCE.
MATURE APPLICANTS ARE TO NOTE THAT:
THE COST OF TUITION (CLASSES) AND THE MATURE ENTRANCE EXAMINATION IS GH₵ 400.00
ELIGIBLE MATURE APPLICANTS ARE REQUIRED TO PAY THE SUM OF GH₵ 190.00 AND GH₵400.00 RESPECTIVELY AT ANY BANK OF AFRICA OR FIDELITY BANK BRANCH, COVERING THE COST OF THE APPLICATION FORM, TUITION (CLASSES) AND MATURE ENTRANCE EXAMINATIONS.
ORIENTATION AND TUITION (CLASSES) FOR MATURE ENTRANCE EXAMS WILL BE COMMUNICATED SOON.
For more information on admissions, please visit our website www.atu.edu.gh OR email us at [email protected] OR chat on University official Facebook page ATUXpress; For calls (+233544368159) and WhatsApp (+233543264917)
Application Forms Closing Date For Accra Technical University
- Direct Applicants: 15th July
- Mature Applicants: 29th May
- Post-Diploma Applicants: 15th July