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

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ATU Signs MoU with 8 Companies

December 4, 2021

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ATU Signs Tenancy Agreement with East Cantonments Pharmacy Limited

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