The Department trains highly competent human resource to the highest level possible to satisfy the manpower needs of industry. As a vibrant technologically- oriented Department, it continues to produce hundreds of skilled personnel working in various sectors of the Ghanaian economy and beyond. The vision of the Department is to be a trailblazer in skills and career-oriented training as well as practical research in close collaboration with industry.


The objective of the Department is to churn effective and efficient human resource base for the transportation industry, the road traffic management sector, plant maintenance and manufacturing sector.


1 Rev. Ing. Dr. Seth Theodore Kwasi Dzokoto

BSc, Mech. Eng. (KNUST), 

MSc, Mech. Eng. (KNUST),

PhD, Renewable Energy (De Montfort Univ. UK) 
2 Dr. Richard Fiifi Turkson

HND, Auto Eng. (HTU), 

MSc, Auto & Motorsport Eng. (Brunel Univ., London), 

PhD, Vehicle Eng. (Wuhan Univ. of Tech, China), 
Senior Lecturer / Ag.Dean
3 Dr. Maxwell Selase Akple

BSc, Chemistry (UCC), 

MSc, Environmental Science (KNUST), 

PhD, Material Physics and Chemistry (Wuhan Univ. of Tech., China), 
Senior Lecturer
4 Robert Kwadzo Biscoff

HND, Auto Eng. (HTU),

Cert in Educ. (Univ. of Educ.), 

MSc, Auto System Eng. (Loughborough Univ. UK), 
Senior Lecturer 
5 Joy Agbesi Dake

HND, Mech. Eng. (HTU), 2001

MSc, Automotive Eng. (Coventry Univ. UK), 
6 Mawufemor Yao Adanu

HND, Mech. Eng. (KTU), 

B.Tech, Mech. Eng. (Cape Town Peninsula Univ. of Tech.),

MSc, Eng. Project Mgt. (Coventry Univ. UK
7 Emmanuel Obuobi Tettehfio

HND, Auto Eng. (HTU), 1997

B.Tech, Auto Eng. (HTU), 2010

M.Tech. Mech. Technology
8 Dr. Charles Atombo

HND, Mech. Eng. (HTU), 

Masters in Project Mgt. (Open Univ. Malaysia),

PhD, Communication & Transportation Eng. (Wuhan Univ. of Tech.), 
9 Nerissa Edem Lawrencia Anku

BSc, Mech. Eng. (Univ. Mohammed Bougara de Boumerdes, Algeria) 

MSc, Mech Eng.  (Univ. Mohammed Bougara de Boumerdes, Algeria)
Assistant Lecturer
10 Holali Kwami Apevienyeku

HND, Mech. Eng. (HTU),

BSc, Mech. Eng. (KNUST), 

MSc, Mech. Eng. (KNUST)
Assistant Lecturer
11 Castro K. Owusu-Manu

HND, Mech. Eng. (KTU), 

BSc, Mech. Eng. (KNUST), 

MPhil, Nuclear Eng. (UB), 

*Pursuing PhD programme The Department has five (5) Senior Staff and eight (8) Junior Staff.

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