ADMISSION OF CANDIDATES TO DEGREE/HND PROGRAMMES FOR THE 2016/2017 ACADEMIC YEAR
Prospective Applicants must purchase Sunyani Technical University ADMISSIONS FORMS from the following centres:
- The Finance Office, Sunyani Technical University
- Regional and District POST OFFICES throughout the country
- Fidelity Bank, Zenith Bank, Ghana Commercial Bank, Ecobank, Stanbic Bank, Sunyani and all other Branches throughout the Country.
COST OF APPLICATION FORMS
- Bachelor of Technology Applicants - GH¢130.00
- HND Programmes (Direct Applicants) - GH¢120.00
- HND Programmes (Mature) - GH¢130.00
- Access (Pre-HND), Diploma, Technician and Advanced Programmes - GH¢120.00
- Craft programmes and Proficiency Certificates - GH¢80.00
PRESIDENT JOHN MAHAMA VISITS SUNYANI TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY
President John Dramani Mahama has pledged to provide Sunyani Technical University with a sixty-capacity seater bus to support industrial and field work of the institution.
He made this known at a durbar organised at Sunyani Technical University by the Brong Ahafo Regional Coordinating Council as part of his nationwide Accounting to the people tour. The durbar attracted a large number of people from the region including chiefs and queenmothers, students of second cycle institutions, students of Sunyani Technical University,management and staff of Sunyani Technical University, and the general public.The President was accompanied by the General Secretaryof the NDC, Mr. Asiedu Nketia, and some ministers including the Minister of Education, Professor Naana Opoku Agyeman, the Brong Ahafo Regional Minister, Honourable Eric Opoku, the Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Honourable Collins Dauda, and the Minister of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts, Mrs.Ofosu Agyare.
The event that was held to commission the remodelled Hotel, Catering and Institutional Management (H.C.I.M.) building of Sunyani Polytechnic and to launch the conversion of polytechnics in Ghana to technical universities commenced with an opening prayer by the Rector of Saint James Seminary and Senior High School,
Rev, Fr. Alex Ansu, followed by a libation prayer performed by the Chief Linguist of Sunyani Traditional Council. President Mahama mentioned that he had given approval for the passage of the Technical University Bill by parliament and come September 2016 six polytechnics which have met the eligibility criteria for the conversion shall commence the running of technical degree programmes. The Vice Rector of Sunyani Polytechnic, Dr. Kwadwo Adinkrah Appiah who read the welcome address on behalf of the Rector, Professor K. T. Djang-Fordjour.
SUNYANI TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY PARTICIPATES IN THE 8TH HIGHER EDUCATION FAIR
The Ghana Higher Education Fair was opened at the Sunyani Senior High School (SUSEC) in the Brong Ahafo Region to provide relevant information on higher education institutions in the country to assist students in the senior high schools to make informed choices about their future careers. This gave prospective students insight into programmes, application procedures, qualifications, career paths.Sunyani Technical University sent a delegation led by Dr Henry O. Sintim (Dean, School of Applied Science & Technology) and Mr Emmanuel Amponsah (the University’s Public Relations Officer) to the 8TH HIGHER EDUCATION FAIR. The University rented a 6 sq. m stand and showcased their academic programmes, research and community services in applied science, engineering and business. Faculty from the University presented career options offered at the departments and justified why Sunyani Technical University was an institution of choice.