HO TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY

OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR

2018/2019 JANUARY ADMISSIONS OPEN

The University announces for the information of prospective applicants who missed the September Admissions and the general public that sale of admission e-vouchers for the January Intake of the  2018/2019 academic year is open for the following programmes:

TERTIARY PROGRAMMES

TOP-UP BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY (B-Tech) PROGRAMMES

  1. Bachelor of Technology, Hospitality and Tourism Management (Weekend)
  2. Bachelor of Technology, Automobile Engineering (Weekend)
  3. Bachelor of Technology, Agricultural Engineering (Weekend)

GENERAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR TOP-UP B-TECH

  • HND in related field or fields of study with a minimum of Second Class (Lower Division).
  • Any other equivalent qualification in the related field.
  • Applicants must have at least 1 year relevant industrial experience.

HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA (HND) PROGRAMMES

  1. SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMMES

    1. HND Agricultural Engineering
    2. HND Mechanical Engineering (Automotive and Production options)
    3. HND Building Technology
    4. HND Civil Engineering
    5. HND Electrical/Electronic Engineering
    6. HND Hotel, Catering and Institutional Management
    7. HND Food Technology
    8. HND Statistics (Regular)
    9. HND Agro-Enterprise Development
    10. HND Computer Science
    11. HND Information Communication Technology (ICT)
  2. BUSINESS AND ART PROGRAMMES

    1. HND Accountancy
    2. HND Marketing
    3. HND Secretaryship and Management Studies
    4. HND Banking and Finance
    5. HND Purchasing and Supply
    6. HND Industrial Art (options: Graphic Design, Ceramics, Painting, Textiles, and Sculpture)
    7. HND Fashion Design and Textiles

 

GENERAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR HND PROGRAMMES

  1. SSSCE HOLDERS
    • Six Passes (A-D)  in all subjects, including English Language and Mathematics.
    • For areas of specialization, three (3) of the passes must be in relevant subjects.
  2. WASSCE HOLDERS
    • Six Passes (A1-D7) in all subjects, including English Language and Mathematics, three (3) of which should be Credit Passes (C6) or better.
    • It must be noted, however that certain programmes may require Credit Passes (C6) or better, in other relevant subjects.
  3. DBS HOLDERS
    • Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE Credits Passes (A1 - C6 ) or four (4) Passes (A-D) including English Language and Mathematics plus at least three DBS passes in relevant courses.
  4. GBCE HOLDERS
    • Five (5) GBCE credits including English, Business Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies.
  5. TECHNICIAN PART II/III HOLDERS
    • Certificate holders with four SSSCE/WASSCE credit including English Language and Mathematics.
  6. TECHNICAL SCHOOL (CERTIFICATE II) HOLDERS
    • Passes in English Language, Mathematics, Integrated Science plus any three (3) relevant trade courses.
  7. MATURE CANDIDATES:
    • Must be at least 25 years old,and show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is at least 5 years old at the time of application.
    • Must pass a written aptitude test (English Language, Mathematics and General paper in relevant area) and/or pass an interview.

PRE-HND ACCESS COURSE FOR TECHNICAL/VOCATIONAL SCHOOL GRADUATES

The duration of this programme is one year. It is designed for graduates of Technical and Vocational Institutions who have successfully completed their programmes of study and wish to pursue an HND programme in the University.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Applicants should posses a minimum qualification of Intermediate or Craft Certificate or its equivalent in the relevant area of study.
  • Students with SSSCE (A-D) or WASSCE (A1-C6) in any two relevant electives.

Successful Pre-HND candidates will proceed to enroll in any of the following Programmes:

  1. HND Agricultural Engineering
  2. HND Automobile Engineering
  3. HND Building and Civil Engineering
  4. HND Electrical/Electronic Engineering
  5. HND Civil Engineering
  6. HND Fashion Design & Textile
  7. HND Industrial Art
  8. HND Hotel, Catering & Institutional Management
  9. HND Food Technology
  10. HND Computer Science
  11. HND Information Communication Technology (ICT)
  12. HND Statistics
  13. HND Agro Enterprise Development

COST OF E-VOUCHERS FOR BTECH, HND AND NON-TERTIARY PROGRAMMES

E-vouchers can be obtained from any networked branches of Zenith Bank, ADB and Post Office at the following costs:

Bachelor of Technology: GH¢150
HND Applicants: GH¢140
Mature Applicants: GH¢150
Non-Tertiary Applicants: GH¢140
International Applicants: USD 100 (To be paid on admission)

NOTE: All mature applicants will pay an additional amount of GH¢150.00 on or before the day of the Entrance Examinations at the University campus. The GH¢ 150.00 will cover the cost of the Entrance Examinations.

You may also pay for e-voucher at any branch of GCB Bank and follow the instructions provided in 'B' under modes of application below.

MODES OF APPLICATION

A. ONLINE APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLICANTS WITH ZENITH BANK, POST OFFICE AND ADB E-VOUCHERS

  1. Go to http://admisions.htu.edu.gh on the internet after you purchase the Ho Technical University Admission Electronic Voucher (E-Voucher)
  2. Log on to the online Admissions System with the E-Voucher Number and PIN
  3. Follow steps on the Online Admission system to complete your application
  4. On completing and submission of your online application, an envelope number will be generated automatically for you.
  5. Enclose in an envelope, a printed copy of your completed online application together with photocopies of certificates or result slips, (transcripts for Top-up B-Tech applicants) and (Birth Certificates for mature applicants).
  6. Write at the back of the envelope, the envelope number, before posting to The Registrar, Ho Technical University, P. O. BOX HP 217, Ho by customized EMS envelope from the Ghana Post Office or in person.
  7. An E-voucher Number and PIN can be obtained from:
    1. All Regional Post Offices in Ghana
    2. All networked branches of Zenith Bank in Ghana.
    3. All networked branches of ADB Bank in Ghana

 

B. INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLICANTS WITH GCB E-VOUCHERS

  1. Purchase E-Voucher from any networked branch of GCB Bank in Ghana.
  2. Take a shot of the E-Voucher and send it either by whatsApp or email to: Admissions Officer on 0208423194 / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ; Public Relations Officer on 0208824092 / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ; Asst. ICT Director on 0267056000 / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  3. Go to http://admisions.htu.edu.gh on the internet after you receive the Ho Technical University Admission Electronic Voucher (E-Voucher) on your phone
  4. Log on to the online Admissions System with the new E-Voucher Number and PIN
  5. Follow steps on the Online Admission system to complete your application
  6. On completing and submission of your online application, an envelope number will be generated automatically for you.
  7. Enclose in an envelope, a printed copy of your completed online application together with photocopies of certificates or result slips, (transcripts for Top-up B-Tech applicants) and (Birth Certificates for mature applicants).
  8. Write at the back of the envelope, the envelope number, before posting to The Registrar, Ho Technical University, P. O. BOX HP 217, Ho by customized EMS envelope from the Ghana Post Office or in person.

Note: Applicants who wish to submit in person do not require an EMS Envelope.

 

C. INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS

  1. Go to the University website www.htu.edu.gh on the internet.
  2. Go to Admissions on the home page of the website
  3. Click on Manual Admissions and download Manual Application form.
  4. Fill the downloaded form and attach your relevant result slips including two passport photographs.
  5. The completed Manual Application Form together with photocopies of certificates or result slips, (transcripts for Top-up B-Tech applicants) should be returned by FEDEX or DHL to: The Registrar, Ho Technical University, P. O. BOX HP 217, Ho.
  6. Cost of application form will be paid on admission.

NOTE: International applicants may be admitted on the basis of qualifications from their countries for which equivalence shall be determined by the National Accreditation Board (NAB) of Ghana and submitted to Ho Technical University. Evidence of proficiency in English Language will be required in the case of applicants from non -English speaking countries.  International applicants are also requested to acquire Non-Citizens Ghanacard as a pre-requisite for admission. International applicants who fail to provide evidence of having acquired this card will not have their applications processed. 

The deadline for application is 15th January, 2018.

Detailed entry requirements can be obtained from Ho Technical University website https://www.htu.edu.gh

For more information please call the Admissions Office on 0504450254/0208423194 or the Public Relations Office on 0500553508 / 0208824092

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