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Kumasi Technical University Holds its 29th Matriculation Ceremony

Kumasi Technical University Holds its 29th Matriculation Ceremony

Kumasi Technical University on Thursday 4th and Friday 5th March, 2021 held its matriculation to welcome all freshmen and women officially into the Institution. The Ceremony which was organised over a two-day period saw six thousand and fifty-one (6051) students being matriculated out of over 8000 applicants. There was strict adherence to COVID-19 safety protocols which necessitated holding the programme in two days. Specifically, on the first day, the programme was organised in three sessions involving six faculties and the Graduate School.

Kumasi Technical University Holds 16th Congregation Through Virtual Means

Picture: A section of the University Council members and some dignitaries at the 16th Congregation.

The 16th Congregation of Kumasi Technical University (KsTU) was held on 27th February, 2021 at the New Great Hall of the University with 3,546 people graduating. This comprised students who completed their various programmes of study in the 2019/2020 academic year. Out of the 3,546 graduands, only first class students were allowed to be physically present at the programme. The graduands received certificates in Master of Technology (MTech), Bachelor of Technology (BTech), Higher National Diploma (HND), Professional and other Diplomas.

KsTU Receives Fresh Students

KsTU Receives Fresh Students

KsTU Receives Fresh Students

Kumasi Technical University (KsTU) has opened its doors to freshmen and women who have been admitted to pursue various programmes of study for the 2020/ 2021 academic year. After a long school break due to the emergence of COVID-19, KsTU is pleased to receive its first year students for the new academic year and entreats all students to comply with all the COVID-19 protocols as they go about their studies.

KsTU Honours Its Retired Staff

KsTU Honours Its Retired Staff

Kumasi Technical University (KsTU has honored its staff who retired in 2019/2020 academic year. The brief but impressive event took place in the Council Chamber of the University on the 30th November, 2020.  Welcoming the retirees, the Registrar of the Institution Mr. Ebenezer Kofi Boakye informed the gathering about the fact that ordinarily, the event should have included the entire University community amidst merriment. However, COVID-19 did not allow the usual end of year get-together with the retirees.

MP for Subin Constituency Donates PPE to Kumasi Technical University

MP for Subin Constituency Donates PPE to Kumasi Technical University

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Subin Constituency Hon. Eugene Boakye Antwi who also doubles as the Deputy Minister of Works and Housing has donated some Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to the Kumasi Technical University to support the Institution’s fight against the Corona Virus (COVID-19). 

The items donated included some packs of tissue papers, a box of liquid soap, three boxes of sanitizers and 200 face shields to support the University as it fights the deadly COVID-19.

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences Receives Donation from its Association’s Executives

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences Receives Donation from its Association’s Executives

The 2019/2020 executives of Pharmaceutical Sciences Students Association of Kumasi Technical University (KsTU) have presented some items to the Pharmaceutical Science Department of the University. The executives who showed this kind gesture were led by Bright K. Amegadzi. The act of magnanimity was shown to the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences on Friday 20th November, 2020 at a short ceremony held in the office of the Head of Department Dr. George Owusu Dapaah.

Kumasi Technical University Holds 6th International Conference on Applied Sciences and Technology (ICAST 2020)

Kumasi Technical University Holds 6th International Conference on Applied Sciences and Technology (ICAST 2020)

Kumasi Technical University (KsTU) in collaboration with its partners has organised the 6th International Conference on Applied Sciences and Technology (ICAST) 2020. The two-day event which was held through virtual means due to COVID-19 had as its theme “Technical and Vocational Education: The Bedrock for National Development”. The annual Conference is aimed at bringing together researchers, experts and academics from educational institutions as well as various communities to exchange and share ideas and knowledge through discussions of a wide range of issues.

KsTU Donates Foot-Operated-Hand-Washing-Machines

KsTU Donates Foot-Operated-Hand-Washing-Machines

Kumasi Technical University (KsTU) has in its bid to support government’s efforts towards preventing the continuous spread of the Coronavirus Pandemic has manufactured “Foot-Operated-Handwashing-Machines” which has been donated some selected Government Institutions.

It is worth mentioning that the University was among the first to innovate such a machine and after its acceptance by the general public thus has produced on a large scale for donation. The machine makes use of the foot in its operations and thus eliminate the likelihood of contaminating one’s hand in the process.

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