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END OF YEAR STAFF AWARDS

 An end of year get-together and staff awards event was held at Kumasi Technical University in December last year to reward members of staff who have distinguished themselves in their line of duty. The occasion was also meant to bring the entire staff together to socialize at the end of the year. During the event, various categories of awards were given to individuals from departmental to the faculty levels. Again, people who retired in 2019 as well as those who had rendered long service to the University between 15 and 20 years in the University were also awarded.

AGENDA FOR CHANGE- KSTU DEVELOPS A STRATEGIC PLAN

As part of its elaborate plan to always be the leading Technical University in the country and also continue to be in contention globally, Kumasi Technical University has constituted a seven-member committee to develop a strategic plan. The five-year plan which replaces the previous one is to help direct the affairs of the University so as to catapult it to become a world-class university.

Ceremonial Chair Donated to KsTU

A ceremonial chair has been crafted and donated to Kumasi Technical University (KsTU) by two members of staff from the Department of Interior Design and Materials Technology. The two lecturers who undertook this act of benevolence are Mr. Paul Inkum who is currently pursuing his PhD and Dr. Peter Kessels Dadzie who is a Senior Lecturer.

New Vice-Chancellor Inducted Into Office At Kumasi Technical University (KsTU)

New Vice-Chancellor Inducted Into Office At Kumasi Technical University (KsTU)

An investiture has been organised to induct into office the newly appointed Vice-Chancellor Ing. Prof. Nana Osei-Wusu Achaw at the Kumasi Technical University (KsTU). He thus, becomes the first substantive Vice-Chancellor of the University after its conversion from polytechnic to technical university. The Chemical Engineer has had 24 years of continuous service of lecturing in the University.

Kumasi Technical University Holds 15th Congregation

Kumasi Technical University Holds 15th Congregation

The 15th Congregation of Kumasi Technical University (KsTU) was held on Saturday at the New Great Hall of the University with 2,653 people graduating. This comprised students who completed their various programmes of study in the 2018/2019 academic year. Out of the 2,653 graduands, 890 were females while 1,775 of them were males. The graduands received certificates in Bachelor of Technology (BTech), Higher National Diploma (HND), Professional and other Diplomas.

Student Entrepreneurship Initiative Launched at Kumasi Technical University

 Student Entrepreneurship Initiative Launched at Kumasi Technical University

Student Entrepreneurship Initiative (SEI) programme was launched at Kumasi Technical University (KsTU) on 20th November, 2019.  The programme is a deliberate effort by the government of Ghana to create entrepreneurial ecosystem that would help students to enhance their entrepreneurial acumen to improve their livelihood.

Kumasi Technical University further Enhances Professional Standards of its Administrators

Kumasi Technical University further Enhances Professional Standards of its Administrators

A two-day training workshop on capacity building has been organised for the non-teaching members of Kumasi Technical University (KsTU) with the theme: “Coming together, Keeping together and Working together for the success of the Institution.” The skills-enhancing training was specifically made for the Senior Members in administration as well as the Senior Staff. The essence of the workshop was to ensure that the administrators of the University make a difference and serve with excellence.

Kumasi Technical University (KsTU) to Train Artisans under Special Programme by COTVET

Kumasi Technical University (KsTU) to Train Artisans under Special Programme by COTVET

Kumasi Technical University (KsTU) has been accredited to train and sharpen the skills of artisans who might be masters already or under apprenticeship. This will eventually formalize the operations of these artisans under the programme dubbed Ghana TVET Voucher Project (GTVP), Phase II. This project is being implemented by Council for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (COTVET).

Kumasi Technical University’s Alumnus Receives Eni Africa Prize

Kumasi Technical University’s Alumnus Receives Eni Africa Prize

An alumnus of Kumasi Technical University (KsTU) Master Emmanuel Kweinor Tetteh has received the ENI Africa prize. Emmanuel K. Tetteh was a student at the Chemical Engineering Department of KsTU between 2008 and 2011. He pursued Higher National Diploma in Chemical Engineering. Emmanuel was presented with the award by the President of Italy, Sergio Mattarella, at a ceremony in Rome, Italy. Tetteh was one of the eight recipients of the award this year.

Kumasi Technical University Unveils New University Cloth

Kumasi Technical University Unveils New University Cloth

Kumasi Technical University (KsTU) has unveiled a new traditional cloth as the official wear for the University on Monday, 11th November, 2019 at the Great Hall of the University. The blue-black, yellow orca and red-orange newly created cloth was unveiled amidst pump and pageantry with the Modeling Team from the Faculty of Creative Arts and Technology (FCAT) spicing up the event with their splendid catwalk.

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