Admission into the Institute for Teacher Education and Continuing Professional Development (ITECPD) Programmes | 2020/2021

The Institute for Teacher Education and Continuing Professional Development University of Education, Winneba wishes to inform the public that application forms for admission into the 4-Semester Bachelor of Education in Early Grade/ Upper Primary/ JHS (Sandwich) for the 2020/2021 academic year are on sale and will continue until 1st June, 2020. The commencement date for the first semester 2020/2021 programme is 1st August to 5th September, 2020.

Programmes on offer

  • Bachelor of Education, Early Grade
  • Bachelor of Education,Upper Primary
  • Bachelor of Education, JHS

 

Admission Requirement

Candidates holding a Diploma awarded by Colleges of Education affiliated to the University of Education, Winneba or University of Cape Coast, and must have fulfilled the programme specific requirements below:

Bachelor of Education, Early Grade and Upper Primary

  1. This is a Two- Year Post-Diploma programme.

Candidates must have a Diploma in Basic Education from either the Colleges of Education affiliated to the University of Education, Winneba or University of Cape Coast

In addition, the candidate must have obtained Credits in three (3) Core Subjects (SSSCE A-D, WASSCE A1-C6) and credits in any other two (2) Elective Subjects.

Bachelor of Education, JHS

This is a Two- Year Post-Diploma programme for Diploma in Basic Education holders obtained from either the Colleges of Education affiliated to the University of Education, Winneba or University of Cape Coast. In addition, the candidate must have obtained Credits in three (3) Core Subjects (SSSCE A-D, WASSCE A1-C6) and credits in any relevant two (2) Elective Subjects.

      All applicants should select an elective subject that conforms to what they studied at the Diploma in Basic Education level.

  1. Bachelor of Education (Science)

            Candidates seeking admission into the above programme must have:

            Diploma in Basic Education (Science and Mathematics option) with credits SSSCE A-D or WASSCE A1-C6 in any two of the following: Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Elective Mathematics.

  1. Bachelor of Education (Mathematics)

            Candidates seeking admission into the above programme must have:

            Diploma in Basic Education (Science and Mathematics option) with credit in elective Mathematics with, Chemistry or Physics in SSSCE A-D or WASSCE A1-C6

  1. Bachelor of Education in (Arts)

Candidates seeking for admission into the above programme must have Diploma in Basic Education with Credit in any two of the following elective subjects in SSSCE A-D or WASSCE A1-C6: History, Christian Religious Studies, Islamic Religious Studies, French, Literature in English, Ghanaian Language (Ewe, Fante, Dagbani, Ga, and Twi)

  1. Bachelor of Education (Social Science)

Candidates seeking admission into the above programme must have Diploma in Basic Education with credit in any two of the following elective subjects in SSSCE A-D or WASSCE A1-C6: Economics, Geography, Government and Elective Maths

  1. Bachelor of Education (Social Studies)

Candidates seeking admission into the above programme must have Diploma in Basic Education with credit SSSCE A-D or WASSCE A1-C6 in Geography or History and any one of the following subjects in Economics, Government and RME.

  1. Bachelor of Education (TVET)

Candidates seeking admission into the above programme must have Diploma in Basic Education with credit SSSCE A-D or WASSCE A1-C6in any two of the following subjects: Food and Nutrition, Clothing and Textiles, Management in Living or General Knowledge in Art, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Elective Maths, or any relevant Visual Art or Technical subjects such as Auto Mechanics, Building Construction, Graphic Design, Sculpture, Leather Work, Picture Making, Woodwork or Metalwork.

  1. Bachelor of Education (Information Communication Technology)

Candidates seeking admission into the above programme must have Diploma in Basic Education with credit SSSCE A-D or WASSCE A1-C6 in any two of the following subjects: Economics, Business Management, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Elective Mathematics.

Study Centres

Applicants are required to make three (3) choices in order of preference of their     College Study Centre. Applicants who are interested in studying the under-listed programmes are to note the assigned centres.

Programmes

Study Centres

Bachelor of Education in Early Grade & Upper Primary

  • Akatsi College of Education, Akatsi
  • Bagabaga College of Education, Tamale
  • Komenda College of Education, Komenda
  • NJA College of Education, Wa
  • Presbyterian College of Education, Akropong
  • Presbyterian Women’s College of Education, Agogo
  • SDA College of Education, Asokore
  • St. John Bosco College of Education, Navrongo
  • St. Louis College of Education, Kumasi
  • Wiawso College of Education, Sefwi-Wiawso

Bachelor of Education in JHS

  • Akatsi College of Education, Akatsi(TVET & Soc. Science)
  • Bagabaga College of Education, Tamale (All JHS Specialisms)
  • Komenda College of Education, Komenda(All JHS Specialisms)
  • NJA College of Education, Wa

(All JHS Specialisms)

  • Mampong Technical College of Education     ( TVET, Science, Maths & ICT)
  • Presbyterian College of Education, Akropong (All JHS Specialisms)
  • Presbyterian Women’s College of Education, Agogo (All JHS Specialisms)
  • SDA College of Education, Asokore (All JHS Specialisms)
  • St. John Bosco College of Education, Navrongo (All JHS Specialisms)
  • St. Louis College of Education, Kumasi (TVET & Soc. Science)
  • Wiawso College of Education, Sefwi-Wiawso (All JHS Specialisms)

 

NB:           Applicants who are visually impaired and persons with hearing difficulty can only select Presbyterian College of Education, Akropongstudy centre.

Submission of Completed Forms

All completed application forms should be sent to:

                             The Director,

                             Institute for Teacher Education and Continuing Professional Development (ITECPD)

                             UEW, Box 25, Winneba

         

                         by EMS by Friday, May 22, 2020.

 

Sale Centres

Applicants are to buy e-vouchers which will enable them to apply online. The e-vouchers are up for sale at the centres listed below:

  • Akatsi College of Education, Akatsi
  • Bagabaga College of Education, Tamale
  • Komenda College of Education, Komenda
  • NJA College of Education, Wa
  • Mampong Technical College of Education
  • Presbyterian College of Education, Akropong
  • Presbyterian Women’s College of Education, Agogo
  • SDA College of Education, Asokore
  • St. John Bosco College of Education, Navrongo
  • St. Louis College of Education, Kumasi
  • Wiawso College of Education, Sefwi-Wiawso
  • ITECPD,  UEW Winneba  University of Education, Winneba
  • UEW, College of Technology, Kumasi

 

Please note:

The fees will include tuition, residential accommodation and feeding

Cost of e-voucher

Purchase e-voucher at a cost of two hundred Ghana Cedis (GH₵ 200.00)

Online applications

  1. Applicants should visit www.uew.edu.gh and click on Apply Online or login to apforms.uew.edu.gh/application/
  • Select: Institute for Teacher Education (Sandwich) programmes application
  • Application level: select undergraduate (Bachelor)
  • Application type: select Institute for Teacher Education Post-Dip, Sandwich (Degree)

All applicants are required to provide the following information at the back of the large EMS envelope: (a) application reference number (b) full name (c) postal address (d) first choice programme and (e) application category which should be addressed to: INSTITUTE FOR TEACHER EDUCATION AND CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (ITECPD) POST-DIPLOMA-SANDWICH (DEGREE) programme.

Applicants are advised to read application instructions as well as the contents of the admission brochure very carefully before completing the online application form.

Applications on which APPLICATION REFERENCE NUMBERS are not indicated will not be processed.

Important

  1. CANDIDATES ARE REQUIRED TO SEND THEIR COMPLETED FORM TO: THE DIRECTOR, ITECPD, UNIVERSITY OF EDUCATION, WINNEBA

 

  1. THE FOLLOWING ENCLOSURES SHOULD ACCOMPANY CANDIDATES’ COMPLETED APPLICATION FORM:
  1.  For candidates who were certified by the Institute of Education of The University of Cape Coast, photocopies of certificates authenticated by the Director of Institute of Education/Principal of a College of Education is acceptable. Candidates should obtain their transcript and forward it to: The Director, ITECPD, University of Education, Winneba
  2. For all other applicants, transcripts of the academic records should be sent to The Director, ITECPD, University of Education, Winneba.

 

SIGNED: REGISTRAR                                                                                                                      APRIL, 2020