Cape Coast Technical University Requirements

The Managements has recently informed the general public and prospective applicants about the Admissions and Cape Coast Technical University requirements for all Programmes offered.

Cape Coast Technical University requirements

Here are the details of all Cape Coast Technical University requirements for the various Programmes:

  A. BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMMES)
  • B-Tech (Building Technology)  (Regular/Weekend)
  • B-Tech (Mechanical Engineering-Options – Production/Plant/Auto (Regular/Weekend)
  • B-Tech (Civil Engineering)  (Weekend)
  • B-Tech (Statistics)  (Regular/Weekend)
  • B-Tech in Accounting with Computing (Affiliated to Kumasi Technical University) (Weekend)
  • B-Tech in Secretaryship & Management Studies (Affiliated to Koforidua Technical University)  (Weekend)
  • B-Tech in Marketing Studies (Affiliated to Koforidua Technical University)  (Weekend)
  • B-Tech in Procurement & Supply Chain Management (Affiliated to Koforidua Technical University (Weekend)

CAPE COAST TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS FOR BTECH PROGRAMMES

Below are the Cape Coast Technical University requirements for Bachelor of Technology Programmes:

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY (B. TECH) IN BUILDING TECHNOLOGY- EIGHTEEN (18) MONTHS

Holders of a good HND certificate (Second Class Upper Division or better) in Building Technology and must have at least, one-year work experience in the relevant field. Applicants with Second Class Lower Division may also apply but must pass a selection interview.

BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY (B. TECH) IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING- TWENTY-FOUR (24) MONTHS – OPTIONS – (PRODUCTION/PLANT/AUTO)

Holders of a good HND certificate (Second Class Upper Division or better) in Mechanical Engineering and must have at least, one-year work experience in the relevant field. Applicants with Second Class Lower Division may also apply but must pass a selection interview.

BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY (B. TECH) IN CIVIL ENGINEERING- EIGHTEEN (18) MONTHS

Holders of a good HND certificate (Second Class Upper Division or better) in Civil Engineering and must have at least, one-year work experience in the relevant field. Applicants with Second Class Lower Division may also apply but must pass a selection interview.

BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY (B-TECH) IN STATISTICS – EIGTHEEN (18) MONTHS

  • Holders of a good HND certificate (Second Class Division or better) in HND Statistics and must have one year relevant post qualification field experience.

BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY (B. TECH) IN ACCOUNTING WITH COMPUTING- EIGHTEEN (18) MONTHS 

  • Holders of HND Accountancy Certificate with a minimum of (2) years’ work experience.

OR

  • ACCA and ICA Holders with passes in seven (7) or more subjects.

OR

  • Holders of professional Diploma in Computerized Accounting with credit in Mathematics and English or equivalent Diploma from a recognized University.

BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY (B. TECH) IN SECRETARYSHIP & MANAGEMENT STUDIES TWENTY-FOUR (24) MONTHS  

  • Graduates of Higher National Diploma (HND) in Secretaryship and Management Studies and students transferring from similar programmes run at other accredited/recognized institutions with minimum of Second (2nd) Class Lower Division plus at least one (1) year relevant post qualification experience in the relevant field.

OR

  • Applicants with Private Secretaryship Certificate who have one (1) year working experience in secretarial field shall be admitted after passing a qualifying examination.     OR
  • Applicants with level one (1) qualification of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) qualifying examinations.  Such applicants (ICSA applicants) shall be admitted based on an entrance examination and interview performance.

OR

  • HND Secretaryship and Management Studies graduates with passes lower than the minimum Second (2nd) Class Lower Division requirement indicated above but have worked in relevant fields for at least five (5) years may apply.  Such applicants will be admitted based on interview performance.

OR

  • Other HND graduates from other related fields of disciplines with a qualification lower than the minimum Second (2nd) Class Lower Division with at least five (5) years working experience in Secretaryship related fields.  Such applicants shall be admitted based on interview performance.

BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY (B. TECH) IN MARKETING STUDIES – EIGHTEEN (18) MONTHS

  • HND graduates in Marketing, and students transferring from similar/related programmes run at other accredited institutions with a minimum of Second (2nd) Class Lower Division plus at least one (1) year working experience.

OR

  • Applicants with Professional Diploma from CIM (UK/Ghana).

OR

  • HND graduates with passes lower than the minimum 2nd Class Lower Division requirement indicated above but have worked in relevant fields for at least one (1) year may apply.  Such applicants will be admitted based on interview performance.

OR

  • HND graduates from other fields or disciplines with a qualification not lower than the minimum of Second (2nd) Class Lower Division requirement with at least one (1) year working experience in Marketing Studies related fields.

BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY (B. TECH) IN PROCUREMENT & SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT – TWENTY-FOUR (24) MONTHS

  • HND graduates in Purchasing and Supply, HND Building Technology and students transferring from similar programmes run at other accredited institutions with a minimum of Second (2nd) Class Lower Division plus at least one (1) year working experience.

OR

  • Applicants with Level four (4) Foundation Diploma of Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CIPS)-UK) qualifications or equivalent of Chartered Institute of Builders, UK may apply.

OR

  • HND graduates with passes lower than the minimum 2nd Class Lower Division requirement indicated above but have worked in relevant fields for at least one (1) year may apply.  Such applicants will be admitted based on interview performance.

OR

  • HND graduates from other fields or disciplines with a qualification not lower than the minimum of Second (2nd) Class Lower Division requirement with at least one (1) year working experience in procurement related fields.

Cape Coast Technical University requirements

B. HND (TERTIARY) PROGRAMMES
  • HND Accountancy Studies (Morning/Evening Session)
  • HND Accounting with Computing (Affiliated to Kumasi Technical University) (Morning)
  • HND Marketing Studies (Morning/Evening Session)
  • HND Secretaryship & Management Studies  (Morning/Evening Session)
  • HND Purchasing and Supply (Morning/Evening Session)
  • HND Mechanical Engineering (Morning)
  • HND Electrical/Electronic Engineering (Morning/Weekend Session)
  • HND Hotel, Catering and Institutional Management  (Morning/Evening Session)
  • HND Fashion, Design & Textile Studies (Morning/Evening Session)
  • HND Civil Engineering (Morning)
  • HND Building Technology (Morning)
  • HND Tourism (Morning)
  • HND Statistics (Morning)

CAPE COAST TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS FOR HND (TERTIARY) PROGRAMMES

Below are the Cape Coast Technical University requirements for HND Programmes:

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

SSSCE APPLICANTS

 Six Passes (A-D) in all subjects, including English Language, Mathematics and Social Studies/Science; and three (3) electives which must be relevant to the area of specialization

WASSCE APPLICANTS:

Six Passes (A1-D7) in all subjects, including English Language, Mathematics and Social Studies/Science; and must possess a minimum of C6 in any three (3) elective subjects which must be relevant to the area of specialization.

G.C.E. ‘A’ LEVEL APPLICANTS:

Five (5) G.C.E ‘O’ Level Credits including English Language and Mathematics or its equivalent plus two (2) ‘A’ Level passes excluding General Paper.

TECHNICAL/VOCATIONAL/BUSINESS/COMMERCIAL CERTIFICATE APPLICANTS:

Advanced Business Certificate, Diploma in Business Studies (DBS), Diploma in Computerized Accounting (DCA), Diploma in Banking Technology & Accounting (DBTA), Diploma in Business Administration (DBA), RSA II/III, MET I& II, MVT I&II, EET I&II, GCC& CTC I& II or CTC I & II, OTD Certificate, Advanced B/C Craft Certificate, Institutional Management or City & Guilds Part I & II (812/1, 812/2) or Stenographer Certificate plus four SSSCE/WASSCE credit passes including English Language and Mathematics.

TEACHER APPLICANTS [‘A’ FOUR-YEAR OR POST-SEC. OR DIPLOMA IN EDUCATION CERTIFICATE]

DIPLOMA IN BUSINESS STUDIES (DBS) APPLICANTS INTO HND PROGRAMMES:

  • Applicants who hold DBS with Distinction or Credit from GES accredited institutions are eligible for admission to level 200 to pursue Business related programmes at the HND level. DBS applicants who hold a Pass would enroll at level 100.

DIPLOMA IN ENGINEERING CERTIFICATE (NABPTEX) APPLICANTS:

  • Applicants who hold Diploma in Engineering from GES accredited institutions are eligible for admission to HND level 200 to pursue engineering related programmes.

CERTIFICATE II APPLICANTS:

  • Certificate II Applicants with Passes in six (6) subjects comprising three (3) core subjects (English, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies) plus three (3) passes in relevant elective subjects are eligible for HND programmes.

PROFESSIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

  • Professional Diploma in Banking Technology & Accounting          – Two (2) Semesters
  • Professional Diploma in Computerized Accounting                         – Two (2) Semesters
  • Professional Diploma in Business Administration                            – Two (2) Semesters

CAPE COAST TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS FOR PROFESSIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

Below are the Cape Coast Technical University requirements for Professional Diploma Programmes:

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Diploma in Banking Technology & Accounting

Diploma in Computerized Accounting

Diploma in Accounting or Commerce from a NAB Accredited Institution

Four Passes in ACCA or ICA

Diploma from ICM

Diploma in Business Administration

MATURE CANDIDATES

  • Must be 25 years old and should provide a Birth Certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years’ work experience and
  • Pass a written Examination and an interview.
Cape Coast Technical University requirements

C.  NON-TERTIARY PROGRAMMES

DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES – TWO (2) YEARS DURATION

  • Diploma in Business Administration
  • Diploma in Banking Technology & Accounting
  • Diploma in Computerized Accounting
  • Diploma in Public Relations
  • Diploma in Electronic Marketing
  • Diploma in Procurement Management
  • Diploma in Tourism and Customer Care

CAPE COAST TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS FOR NON-TERTIARY PROGRAMMES

Below are the Cape Coast Technical University requirements for Non-Tertiary Programmes:

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Candidates must have 4 passes in SSSCE/WASSCE/GBCE including English Language and Core Mathematics.

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D. ACCESS COURSE INTO HND PROGRAMMES FOR TECHNICAL & VOCATIONAL SCHOOL (SSSCE/WASSCE SCIENCE GRADUATES)

The Access Course for technical and vocational school graduates has been designed to offer students the opportunity to pursue a one-year Access Course in English Language, Mathematics and Science.  The final Examination will be conducted by the National Board for Professional and Technician Examinations (NABPTEX) after which successful candidates will be qualified to enroll in HND Engineering and Applied Science/Arts programmes in any of the Technical Universities/polytechnics in Ghana.

The following HND Engineering and Applied Science/Arts programmes are available in Cape Coast Technical University for successful candidates:

  • HND Mechanical Engineering (Automobile, Plant and Production Options)
  • HND Electrical/Electronic Engineering / HND Building Technology / HND Civil Engineering
  • HND Hotel, Catering & Institutional Management / HND Fashion, Design & Textile Studies

CAPE COAST TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS FOR ACCESS COURSE INTO HND PROGRAMMES FOR TECHNICAL & VOCATIONAL SCHOOL

Below are the Cape Coast Technical University requirements for Access Course into HND Programmes for Technical and Vocational School Programmes:

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Technical/Vocational school graduates with Intermediate and Certificate II results must pass all their trade/elective components.
  • Pure Science students from Senior High Schools must pass at least three (3) of their elective subjects.
  • Agricultural Science graduates from Senior High Schools must pass at least three (3) of their elective subjects

Applicants must take note of the Cape Coast Technical University requirements as it determines whether or not he/she qualifies for admission.

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