The Rector's Office

The Rector is the Chief Executive Officer of the Polytechnic. He has oversight responsibilities over the administrative and academic matters of the institution. He is also the Chief Disciplinary Officer. The Office is thus responsible for organizing and conducting the financial and administrative business of the Polytechnic.
The Office of the Rector consists of the following:

  • Rector’s Secretariat
  • Office of the Vice Rector
  • Quality Assurance Unit
  • Planning Unit
  • Business Development Unit
  • Procurement Unit
  • Industrial Liaison and Career Development Unit
  • Information and Communication Technology Directorate
  • Office of International Affairs and Institutional Linkages

These units/offices have varying responsibilities that add up to support the successful running of the Rector’s Office.


It is the vision of the Rector to transform Kumasi Polytechnic into a Technical University in the next four years.


The Rector seeks to position the Polytechnic as a leading outcome-driven entrepreneurial institute of higher learning in the sub-region, offering world class and accessible tertiary education, training and research for the enhancement of skills for the socio-economic development of Ghana and Africa.