Facts and Figures

Kumasi Technical University is one of Ghana's leading technical universities. It is known for its entrepreneurial character and the training of critical manpower needs of industry. Areas of excellence range from social sciences to engineering and the sciences. Here are some facts and figures about the University



1954, Opened

1963, Converted into Non Tertiary Polytechnic

1992, Elevated to Tertiary Institution

2016, Converted to Technical University


Student Enrollment

  • Applied Sciences (932)
  • Built & Natural Environment (638)
  • Business & Management Studies (5614)
  • Creative Arts & Technology (553)
  • Engineering (1408)
  • Entrepreneurship & Enterprise Development (284)
  • Health Sciences(592)



272 Faculty Members

Associate Professors

104 Senior Lecturers

156 Lecturers / Research Fellows

5 Instructors


Key Officers

  • Nana Ing. Prof. Osei-Wusu Achaw, Vice Chancellor
  • Engr. Prof. Mike Agbesi Acheampong ,Pro-Vice Chancellor
  • Mr. Ebenezer Kofi Boakye, Registrar
  • Surv. Divine Comla-Sekyere, Dir. Works& Physical Dev.
  • Kwabena Osei Kuffuor Adjei ,Ag. Librarian
  • James Osei Brobbey , Director of Finance
  • Edward Ansah, Director of Internal Audit