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Minimum Entry Requirement

These requirements are to be met in addition to the other programme specific requirements


Senior High School (SHS) Certificate Holders

  • Must have at least, six (6) WASSCE credit passes including three (3) Core Subjects: English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science, as well as three (3) Electives in relevant subjects with the total aggregate of 36 or better
  • Must also satisfy Special Programme requirement(s) for programme(s) chosen.

School Certificate/GCE Holders

  • Five (5) credits at GCE “O” Level, including English Language and Mathematics as well as two (2) “A” Level passes other than General Paper in relevant subjects.

Diploma Holders

  • Must possess a Higher National Diploma or its equivalence from previous field or area of study.
  • Full-Time applicants must pass an interview

Mature Applicants

  • Must be at least, 25 years by September 1 of the academic year one wants to enrol.
  • Should have a minimum of a Senior High School Certificate. DBS, RSA, ABCE, GBCE and Certificate Holders should apply as mature applicant.
  • Must pass the UEW Entrance Examination


2-Year Diploma Programmes

  • A Distinction or Credit in an accredited certificate programme OR
  • Three SHS/GCE Credits passes in the relevant electives and at least three D7 or better in English Language, Mathematics and Social Studies or Integrated Science.
  • TVET Applicants must have credits in five subjects, comprising three core subjects including English language and mathematics and two elective subjects relevant to the programme chosen.
  • People with higher qualifications can apply

1-year Diploma programmes

  • At least, Advanced or Diploma Certificate
  • People with higher qualifications can apply

Certificate Programmes

  • At least a Senior High School Certificate
  • People with higher qualifications can apply

Distance education applicants

These programmes can be pursued through the Distance Education Module. They are: B.Sc. Automotive Technology, Mechanical Technology, Wood Technology,

Construction Technology, Electricals or Electronics Technology, Fashion and Textile Design Technology as well as Catering and Hospitality Technology Education.

Entry Requirements

  • Four (4) G.C.E. O’ Level Credits or Three (3) SHSCE Credits in English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science.
  • One of the following qualifications: Automotive Technology - Motor Vehicle Technician III (MVT III)
    Mechanical Technology-Mechanical Engineering Technician III (MET III)
    Wood Technology- Advance Furniture Design and Construction/ Advance Carpentry and Joinery Construction Technology - Construction Technician

Certificate II or III

Electricals/Electronics Technology - Electrical Technician Engineering

III Fashion and Textile Design Technology - Advanced Fashion Certificate Catering and Hospitality  Technology - Advanced Cookery Certificate (812/2)

  • Must pass UEW Entrance Examination

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