The Vice Chancellor

Professor David Kofi Essumang (Vice-Chancellor)

Welcome to Koforidua Technical University where excellence is nurtured, pursued and celebrated as we work to create positive change for a better world.

Since its inception in 1997, the Koforidua Technical University (KTU) (formerly Koforidua Polytechnic) has become a Centre of excellence in teaching, applied research, and community development.

KTU is a unique community of outstanding staff and students dedicated to bringing out the best for national development. We provide a conducive environment for teaching, learning and research for faculty members and students.

With over 8,000 students, the University collaborates with staff, alumni and relevant stakeholders to place the institution at the top echelons of academia.

We are pleased that you are considering undertaking your tertiary studies at the Koforidua Technical University. This website illustrates a variety of our curricula and different activities undertaken at the University which will give you a flavour of life on our campus.

We will continue to ensure that your years at Koforidua Technical University will be filled with excitement and experiences that you can cherish for a lifetime. That is why the University encourages students to join and actively participate in activities of the Students Representative Council (SRC) and use the various sports and recreational facilities available.

As we look to the future, one thing is assured: knowledge will be a key resource and will be highly sought-after within Ghana and around the world.  That is why the University has established collaborative partnerships with government, businesses, and other research institutions to guarantee the on-going relevance of our academic programmes and the continued excellence of our teaching, learning and research activities.