Takoradi Technical University

country rank  34
world rank  11104

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University Overview

Established in 1954, Takoradi Technical University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small town of Takoradi (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Western Region. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Accreditation Board, Ghana (National Accreditation Board, Ghana), Takoradi Technical University (TTU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Takoradi Technical University (TTU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees) in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 65 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this Ghanaian higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym TTU
Founded 1954
Motto Nsa na adwen ma mpuntu
Skills combined with wisdom accelerates development
Colours Blue and yellow

University Location

Address PO Box 256
Takoradi (population range: 2,500-9,999)
Western Region
T +233 3122917
F +233 27312526

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 90-100%
Admission Office Office of the Registrar
Takoradi 256
+233 27312244

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 200-299
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

National Accreditation Board, Ghana

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019