July 2017

Research and Innovation will be the Heart of Education in Ghana – H. E. Pres. Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo.

The President of the republic of Ghana, H. E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo has reverberated the government’s commitment to provide quality education to Ghanaians by making research and innovation the heart of education in Ghana.

He said this when he graced the second session of the 21st Congregation of the University of Education, Winneba at the Jophus Anamoah-Mensah Conference Centre on Saturday, July 29, 2017.

AGBEMϽ (The vicissitudes of Life)

Agbemɔ (The vicissitudes of Life) is a story about a man who is imprisoned for a crime he has not committed. He is sentenced to a twenty-year imprisonment but released after four years upon a presidential pardon. His friend, another prisoner who is also released, helps him to start life again and later becomes very rich. Circumstances lead Agbem4 to fall in love with a lady who later turns out to be the culprit of the crime for which he is imprisoned. The lady is arrested and imprisoned. Agbem4 later gets married to the lady in prison.

The President of Oduduwa University pays a courtesy call on the Ag. Vice-Chancellor of UEW

The President of the Oduduwa University, Chief Dr. Ramon Adegoke Adedoyin, paid a courtesy call on the Ag. Vice-Chancellor and the Deans of Faculty of the University of Education Winneba to develop a framework of cooperation between the two universities.  Chief Dr. Ramon who is in Ghana as part of efforts of Oduduwa University's quest to build partnerships and relations with other like-minded institution in Africa used the opportunity to sign an MOU with UEW.



You are warmly invited to participate in the 1st international Conference on Competency-Based Training and Research which will take place at the College of Technology Education Kumasi, University of Education, Winneba, Ghana from 13th – 15th September, 2017.


The Division of Human Resource in collaboration with the Audit Section  is organizing a three-day workshop for all Audit  Staff of UEW, Winneba and  Ajumako campuses on the theme: ‘Audits that Make Impact : Preparing Not To Fail” as follows:


Date    :           Wednesday 16th to Friday 18th August, 2017

Venue :           Registrar’s Conference Room

Time   :           8:30am


The University of Education, Winneba, invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the position of DIRECTOR OF WORKS AND PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT.


The Director of Works and Physical Development is the Head of the Development Office of the University. The Director of Works is responsible for the development and maintenance of all physical infrastructural facilities of the University.


Postponement of Exams - IEDE

We write to postpone this weekend's examination scheduled to take place on Saturday July 29,2017 and Sunday July 30, 2017 to Saturday August 5,2017 and Sunday August 6, 2017 respectively. This has become necessary as a result of the scheduled congregation. We regret the inconvenience caused.

By IEDE Management





Dr. Richardson Addai-Mununkum is a Lecturer of Curriculum Studies in the Department of Psychology and Education, University of Education – Winneba. He holds a PhD in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Wisconsin – Madison, USA. He is also an alumnus of University of Cape Coast from where he graduated with a Master of Arts and Bachelor of Education degrees. Dr. Addai-Mununkum has worked in various capacities as an educator both in Ghana and in the USA.

Panel Discussion on Documentary Linguistics and Summer School in UEW


A Panel Discussion on Documentary Linguistics was held as part of activities of the Summer school organised by the College of Languages Education, Ajumako, of University of Education, Winneba.

The discussion which was held on Radio Windy Bay 98.3fm of the University of Education Winneba on Thursday 20th July, 2017 covered a number of areas including political interference in the enactment and implementation of Language Policies. Download an audio file of the entire discussion below.


UEW Supports Central Regional Hockey Association

The University of Education, Winneba has extended its support to the Central Regional Hockey Association during the maiden edition of the Inter-Communities Hockey Competition in the region held on 8th July, 2017.

The tournament, which was under the theme “Hockey for all; play for all” was organized to give playing time to the players, develop coaches, improve on officiating the game, motivate the youth to continue training and play the game, and bring hockey to the doorsteps of the communities.



Professor Francis Nyamnjoh of the University of Cape Town is in the University of Education, Winneba, to interact with staff and PhD students about how to write a good proposal in order to secure the African Humanities Program fellowship.

University of Education, Winneba Governing Council inaugurated


The Minister of State in charge of Tertiary Education, Professor Kwesi Yankah, on Tuesday, 18th July, 2017 inaugurated the Governing Council of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW).

In a short address, he informed the council members that, they have been individually and collectively selected to take charge of the University based on their track records. He charged them as a matter of urgency, to restore calm on campus.

2nd International Multi-Disciplinary Conference for Postgraduate Students

GRASAG-UEW in collaboration with the School of Graduate Studies (SGS), the Institute for Educational Research and Innovation Studies (IERIS), Centre for International Programmes (CIP), Centre for Conflict, Human Right and Peace Studies (CCHRPS) and the Gender Mainstreaming Directorate (GMD) announces its second International Multi-disciplinary Conference for Postgraduate Students dubbed IMC5PS@UEW-2017 scheduled to take place at the University of Education, Winneba, Ghana—the Centre for Excellence for professional teacher-preparation in sub-Saharan Africa—fro

Confirmation of dates for the 2nd Session of the 21st congregation


We wish to inform graduating students for the 2nd Session of the 21st Congregation that, scheduled date for Graduating Students for the Winneba Campus remains unchanged (July 27th, 28th and 29th, 2017).

However dates for Kumasi and Mampong Campus ceremonies have been rescheduled as follows:

Mampong Campus: August 9, 2017

Kumasi Campus: August 10, 11 and 12, 2017

Please take note of the adjusted dates, all other schedules remain unchanged

Welcome to All Sandwich Students of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) Campus

On behalf of the University Management, I welcome all sandwich students especially the Freshers to the 2016/17 Sandwich Session. As part of the University experience, you have opportunities for academic and personal growth, and we will offer the needed support to enable you navigate your way through this exciting journey of learning and discovery.

I encourage you to explore all that UEW has to offer you. Your academic success is our top priority. Study hard and enjoy your stay on Campus.


HOD donates books and audio-visuals to Department of History Education

Senior lecturer in the Faculty of Social Sciences, Dr. Jim Weiler, has donated over two hundred books and audio-visuals that cover subjects such as history, economics, geography etc. to the Department of History Education. Dr. Jim, who is also Head of Department of Department of History Education and a visiting lecturer at the Department of Economics Education, also helped the Department to purchase books with his own credit card.