University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa

The University of Mines and Technology (UMaT) started as the Tarkwa Technical Institute (TTI) on 3rd November, 1952 but was officially commissioned by the Government of Ghana, more precisely by His Excellency the Governor of the Gold Coast, Sir Charles Noble Arden Clarke, on 7th October, 1953. In 1961, the Government, upon the advocacy of the Ghana Chamber of Mines, redefined the mission of TTI .

Undergraduate Admission Forms

SALE OF APPLICATION FORMS FOR ADMISSION
It is announced for the information of prospective applicants that application forms for admission to programmes in the University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa for the 2010/2011 academic year are on sale.

The cost of one application form for admission (to be purchased by cash) is Fifty Ghana Cedis (GH¢50.00) or Fifty US dollars (US$50.00). A brochure of guidelines and admission requirements for the various programmes and prepaid EMS envelopes are inclusive.
Applicants are allowed to purchase and submit only one form. Those who submit more than one completed application form for admission shall be disqualified. 

The application forms for admission can be purchased at the following places:

  1. University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa, (cash office). BY BANK DRAFT*
  2. Accra Guest House of UMaT, Dansoman (Akokofoto) BY BANK DRAFT*
  3. UMaT Guest House at KNUST campus, Kumasi. BY BANK DRAFT*
  4. Dosonec Co-operative Credit Union, Tanoso, Krofrom, Amakom in Kumasi.
  5. Post Offices of all Regional Capitals.

*Account Name: University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa
Cash is NOT acceptable at these places.

PROGRAMMES AVAILABLE

Faculty of Mineral Resources Technology

  • BSc in Geomatic Engineering
  • BSc in Geological Engineering
  • BSc in Mining Engineering
  • BSc in Mineral Engineering
  • BSc in Petroleum Engineering (Fee paying programme)


Faculty of Engineering

  • BSc in Mechanical Engineering
  • BSc in Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • BSc in Mathematics
  • BSc in Computer Science and Engineering


SALE IS OPEN TO
Applicants with WASSC/SSSC. Applicants must have passes in the following subjects for the various programmes.

Faculty of Mineral Resources Technology 
(All programmes )

At least Passes in Core SubjectsAt least Passes in Electives
English Language
Mathematics
Integrated Science
Physics
Chemistry
Mathematics


Faculty of Engineering 
(BSc Mechanical Engineering)

At least Passes in Core SubjectsAt least Passes in Electives
English Language
Mathematics
Integrated Science
Physics and Mathematics
plus Chemistry or Technical 
Drawing or Metal Work


Faculty of Engineering 
(BSc Electrical and Electronic Engineering)
(BSc Computer Science and Engineering)

At least Passes in Core SubjectsAt least Passes in Electives
English Language
Mathematics 
Integrated Science
Physics and Mathematics
Plus Chemistry or Applied 
Electricity or Electronics


Faculty of Engineering 
(BSc Mathematics)

At least Passes in Core SubjectsAt least Passes in Electives
English Language
Mathematics 
Integrated Science
Physics
Chemistry
Mathematics

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