Kumasi Poly 2016-2017 Admissions Open

By | February 29, 2016

Kumasi Poly 2016-2017 Admissions Open

2016/2017 Admission Open

 

Kumasi Poly 2016-2017 Admissions Open

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for admission to any of the following programmes for the 2016/2017 academic year.
(A) BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY  PROGRAMMES

  1. Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering (two-year top-up)
  2. Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering (two-year top-up)
  3. Bachelor of Technology in Accounting with Computing (one and half years top-up)
  4. Bachelor of Technology in Procurement Management (two- years top-up)
  5. Bachelor of Technology in Building Technology (one and half years top-up)
  6. Bachelor of Technology in Estate Management (two-year top-up)
  7. Bachelor of Technology in Entrepreneurship & Finance (one and half years top-up)
  8. Bachelor of Technology in Fashion Design And Modeling (one and half years top-up)
  9. Bachelor of Technology in Marketing (one and half years top-up)

Entry Requirements for B.Tech Degree Programmes
I) Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering (two-year top-up: regular, evening and weekend options)

  • Candidates must have HND (First Class or Second Class Upper Division) in Civil Engineering with a minimum of two (2) years working experience.
  • Second Class Lower Division holders will have to attend an interview.

II) Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering (two-year top-up regular, evening and weekend)
a) Holders of HND Chemical Engineering Certificate with a minimum of two (2) years post-graduation industrial experience.
b) Applicants with First Class and Second Class Upper Division would be admitted without an interview.
c) Applicants with Second Class Lower Division would be required to pass an interview.
d) Applicants with other Engineering and Chemistry backgrounds would be required to take relevant Chemical Engineering Courses as prerequisites.
III) Bachelor of Technology in Accounting with Computing (one and half year top-up  Regular, Evening & weekend options )

  1. Holders of HND Accountancy/ Accounting with Computing  Certificate with a minimum of  two (2) years working experience. OR
  2. ACCA and ICA holders with passes in six (6) or more subjects. OR
  3. First Degree holders from other fields or discipline may

IV) Bachelor of Technology in Procurement Management: (Regular, Evening & Weekend Options)
a) Holders of HND Purchasing & Supply (2nd Class Lower or better) or its equivalent with a minimum of two (2) years post qualification working experience.
b) Applicants with Diploma in Procurement & Supply from the Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CIPS UK) may apply.
c) HND Graduates from other fields or disciplines with a qualification not lower than a minimum of 2nd Class Lower Division with at least five (5) years working experience in procurement related fields.
d) First Degree Graduates from other fields or discipline may apply.
V) Bachelor of Technology in Building Technology (one and half year top-up : full time and part time weekend options)
Candidates must have HND (First Class or Second Class Upper Division) in Building Technology with a minimum of two (2) years working experience.
a) Second Class Lower Division holders will have to attend an interview.
b) Holders of CTC II Final (old scheme) or CTC III Final (new scheme) with at least passes in all the four major components. Also credit in English Language and Mathematics at GCE ‘O’ Level or SSSCE/WASSCE Level shall be required.
VI) Bachelor of Technology in Estate Management: (Regular, Evening & Weekend Options)
a) Holders of HND Estate Management (2nd Class Lower or better) or its equivalent with a minimum of two (2) years post qualification working experience.
b) Applicants with Lower Class would be required to attend an interview
VII) Bachelor of Technology in Entrepreneurship & Finance: (Weekend Option only)

  1. Holders of HND Entrepreneurship (2nd Class Lower or better) or its equivalent with a minimum of two (2) years working experience.

VIII)  Bachelor of Technology in Fashion Design And Modeling  (Regular, Evening & Weekend Options)
a) Holders of HND Fashion Design and Textiles Studies (2nd Class Lower or better) or its equivalent with a minimum of two (2) years post qualification working experience.
b) HND Applicants with equivalent qualifications to HND Fashion Design from a recognized institution would be required to pass an interview
IX) Bachelor of Technology in Marketing (one and half years top-up)

  1. ) Holders of HND Purchasing & Supply (2nd Class Lower or better) or its equivalent with a  minimum of two (2) years post qualification working experience

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(B)  HND PROGRAMMES

  1. HND Accountancy (Regular/Evening/Weekend Options)
  2. HND Accounting with Computing (Regular/Evening/Weekend Options)
  3. HND Secretaryship and Management Studies (Regular/ Evening/Weekend Options)
  4. HND Marketing (Regular/Evening/Weekend Options)
  5. HND Purchasing and Supply (Regular/Evening/Weekend Options)
  6. HND Computer Science (Regular/Evening Options)
  7. HND Statistics (Regular Only)
  8. HND Hotel, Catering and Institutional Management (Regular/ Evening)
  9. HND Building Technology (Regular Only)
  10. HND Estate Management (Regular Only)
  11. HND Interior Design and Technology (Regular Only)
  12. HND Mechanical Engineering with choice of options at Level 200,  Options: (I) Plant (II) Production (III) Automotive and (IV) Metallurgy (Regular Only)
  13. HND Chemical Engineering (Regular Only)
  14. HND Civil Engineering (Regular Only)
  15. HND Electrical/Electronic Engineering (Regular/Evening)
  16. HND Dispensing Technology (Regular Only)
  17. HND Medical Laboratory Technology (Regular Only)
  18. HND Science and Industrial Laboratory Technology (Regular Only)
  19. HND Entrepreneurship and Finance (Regular Only)
  20. HND Fashion Design and Textiles Studies (Regular/Evening)

Entry Requirements for HND Programmes
a. SSSCE APPLICANTS
i. Six passes (A-D) in all subjects, including English Language and Mathematics; and
ii. At least three (3) of the passes must be relevant to the area of specialization
b. WASSCE APPLICANTS
i. Six passes (A1-D7) in all subjects, including English Language and Mathematics; and
ii. Must possess a minimum of C6 in any three (3) programmes, passes must be relevant to the area of specialization
c. ABCE/ ‘O’&’A’ LEVEL APPLICANTS
Five (5) GBCE credit or five (5) G.C.E. Ordinary Level credits including English Language and Mathematics plus at least two (2) G.C.E. ‘A’ Level/ABCE passes.
d. GBCE APPLICANTS
Five (5) GBCE credits including English, Business Mathematics and Integrated Science/ Social Studies.
e. DBS APPLICANTS.
Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE Credits including English Language and Mathematics plus at least three DBS passes.
f. TECHNICAL SCHOOL APPLICANTS (CERTIFICATE II)
Passes in English Language, Mathematics, Integrated Science plus any three (3) relevant trade courses.
g. MATURE APPLICANTS
Mature Candidates must:

  1. Be 25 years old and show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of birth date which is at least 5 years old at the time of application.

ii. Have at least two (2) years working experience (letter from the employer is required).
iii. Pass a written examination conducted by Kumasi Polytechnic.
iv. Mature applicants applying for HND Dispensing Technology/ Medical Laboratory Technology/ Science and Industrial Laboratory Technology should have relative hospital/industrial experience with ‘O’ Level/WASSCE/SSSCE pure science background (Chemistry and  Biology) as   well as credits in English and Mathematics (core).
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 (C) NON-HND TERTIARY PROGRAMMES

  1. Electrical Engineering Technicians Part III
  2. Mechanical Engineering Technicians Part III
  3. Motor Vehicle Technicians Part III
  4. Construction Technicians Course Part III.

Entry Requirement for Non-HND Full Time Programmes
Technician Part II Certificate
(D)  PART-TIME PROGRAMMES
1) Diploma in Business Studies (DBS) in the following areas (one year programme):

  1. Accountancy
  2. Marketing
  3. Secretarial
  4. Management
  5. Statistics
  6. Purchasing & Supply
  7. Entrepreneurship

2) Certificate in Accounting (6 months)
3) Diploma in Banking Technology and Accounting (DBTA) (2 year programme)
4) Diploma in Computerised Accounting (DCA) (2 year programme)
5) Diploma in Public Relations (2 year programme)
6) Diploma in Electronic Marketing (2 year programme)
7) Diploma in Business Administration (DBA) (2 year Programme)
8) Diploma in Procurement & Materials Management (2 year Programme)
9) Diploma in Agribusiness and Finance (2 year Programme)
10) Diploma in Banking and Small Business Management (2 year Programme)
11) Diploma in Information Technology (2 year Programme)
12) Diploma in Hardware and Networking (2 year Programme)
13) Diploma in Web Applications and Database (2 year Programme)
14) Professional Diploma in Banking Technology and Accounting (PDBTA) (1 year programme)
15) Professional Diploma in Computerised Accounting (PDCA) (1 year programme)
16) Post Graduate Certificate in Computerized Accounting (PGCCA) (six months week-end programme.)
17) Diploma in Health Statistics
18) Diploma in Statistics for Risk Management
19) Catering 812/1 and 812/2
20) Advanced Furniture Craft
21) Intermediate and Advanced Fashion
22) Electrical Engineering Technician Part I and II
23) Mechanical Engineering Technician Part 1 and II
24) Motor Vehicle Technician Part I and II
25) Construction Technician Course Part I and II
26. Diploma in Financial Statistics
27. Diploma in Library and Information Science
Entry Requirements
Four (4) SSSCE/WASSCE passes including English Language and Mathematics.
Entry Requirements for Technician Part II
Four (4) passes Technician Part I
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(E) ONE YEAR ACCESS/PRE-HND PROGRAMME (TECHNICAL/VOCATIONAL APPLICANTS ONLY) for entry into

  1. HND Mechanical Engineering
  2. HND Electrical Engineering
  3. HND Civil Engineering
  4. HND Hotel Catering & Institutional Management,
  5. HND Fashion and Textile Studies
  6. HND Interior Design and Technology  and
  7. HND Building Technology

Entry Requirements
A minimum qualification of Intermediate certificate in vocational or technical courses or its equivalent.
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(F) ONE YEAR TOP-UP HND DISPENSING TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMME
A One year top-up Dispensing Technology Programme leading to HND Dispensing Technology.
Entry Requirements
a. Dispensing Technician Certificate holders must have overall credit and also, credit in Chemistry, in Dispensing Technician Part III Examination of Technical Examination Unit.  OR
b. must have passed the Access Course organized by the Department of Dispensing Technology, Kumasi Polytechnic
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 (G)  ICM FINANCIAL SERVICES PROGRAMMES
1. Certificate in Financial Services – ICM (Part One) –
Entry Requirement: Four (4) passes in WASSCE/SSCE including English and Mathematics
2. Diploma in Financial Services – ICM (Part Two)
Entry Requirement: ICM Financial Services (Part One)
3. ICM Advanced Diploma – ICM (Part Three)
Entry Requirement: ICM Financial Services (Part Two)
4. ICM Graduate Diploma – ICM (Part Four)
Entry Requirement: ICM Financial Services (Part Three)
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(H) PROFESSIONAL PROGRAMME
 

  1. Professional Diploma in Computerized Accounting
  2. Professional Diploma in Electronic Marketing
  3. Professional Diploma in Purchasing and Supply
  4. Professional Diploma in Management Studies

Entry Requirements:
Diploma in (I) Computerised Accounting (II) Electronic Marketing (III) Purchasing and Supply (IV) Management Studies (V) Data Science.
Candidates writing WASSCE Examinations in May/June, 2016 can apply and bring their results as soon as they are released.
 
COST OF APPLICATION FORMS
Bachelor of Technology Applicants   –           GH ¢130.00
HND Applicants                                  –           GH ¢130.00
Matured Applicants                            –          GH ¢130.00
Diploma Programmes Applicants      –           GH ¢130.00
Foreign Applicants                             –           US $50.00

NOTE TO FOREIGN APPLICANTS: Payment for an application can be deposited into ECOBANK Account No. 00452014470095301 in any African country. A scanned copy of the payment slip should be emailed to: info@kpoly.edu.gh for the processing of the application.
MODE OF APPLICATION
A card with an application code and admission requirement Brochure can be obtained from the following places.

  1. Kumasi Polytechnic Cash office
  2. All Regional Post Offices
  3. All Zenith Bank Branches
  4. All Ecobank Branches
  5. All UBA Branches
  6. All HFC Bank branches
  7. Technical Examinations Unit, Accra next to Kimbu Senior High Technical School.

Payment for the Application should be by Bank Draft payable to the Rector, Kumasi Polytechnic.
All applicants are required to apply online (https://forms.kpoly.edu.gh). They are also required to download and print completed online application form and attach two (2) passport pictures, two (2) photocopies of relevant documents/certificates and payment voucher to be submitted to the address below.
The Acting Registrar
Kumasi Polytechnic

Post Office Box 854
Kumasi
Visit the following for further information on how to apply online.
Available programs: https://kpoly.edu.gh/academics/programmes
For general admission requirements: https://kpoly.edu.gh/admission/requirements
Application Forms & Instructions: https://kpoly.edu.gh/admissions/prospective-students/how-to-apply
For general admission enquiries call 0322392522 OR 0208631812
Closing Date for Application: 29th July, 2016        
 
SGD.
AG. REGISTRAR