Our Mandate

By the provisions of the Technical University Act 2016 (Act 922) as amended, the University is mandated to provide higher education in engineering, science and technology-based disciplines, technical and vocational education and training applied arts and related disciplines in accordance with the following principles:
a. Higher education shall be made equally accessible to all persons suitably qualified and capable of benefiting from education and training offered at a technical university;
b. Programmes of study shall take into consideration the multiplicity of scientific theories and methodologies;
c. Use competency-based and practice-oriented approach in teaching, organisation and delivery of courses;
d. Develop strong linkages and collaboration with relevant industries, businesses, professional bodies and technical experts in the delivery of programmes;
e. Offer programmes and courses within the mandate of a technical university; and
f. Provide opportunities for skills development applied research and publication of research findings.

Our Mission

To advance technical knowledge by creating a conducive environment for applied research, quality teaching and competency-based training, with a high impact on industry and business creation.

Our Vision

To be recognised as the top Technical University in Ghana, with strong regional influence.

Latest News

New Accra Technical University Governing Council Inaugurated

September 24, 2021

Government has inaugurated a new Governing Council for Accra Technical University on Thursday, 23rd September,…

ATU Issues Resolution On Industry-Academia Collaboration

August 20, 2021

Participants at a day’s seminar organised by the Accra Technical University in collaboration with the…

ATU to Get New Lecture Theatre Complex

August 16, 2021

Vice-Chancellor, Professor Samuel Nii Odai cutting the sod for the construction of a new lecture…

Newly-Appointed Staff Undergo Orientation

August 5, 2021

The Vice-Chancellor (in the white mask) with the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (in black suit) flanged by the…

ATU Signs Contract to Commence Construction of Five-storey Lecture Complex

July 2, 2021

Accra Technical University has agreed with Anointed Pillars Associates Limited to construct a five-storey auditorium…

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