November 2021

Level 300 UEW Graphic Design Student wins Branding and Package Design Competition

A level 300 student of the Department of Graphic Design, University of Education, Winneba (UEW), George Assiful, has won the first prize for a prestigious Branding and Package Design competition in Ghana. 

The competition was organised by Prof. Shinichi Ito of Musashino Art University, Japan, Motohiro Kurokawa of Takasaki City University of Economics, Japan and Mr. Eric Donkor, Chief Executive Officer of White Beam Concept, Tema, for tertiary institutions in Ghana offering Graphic Design as a programme of study.


Botchwey, G (2021) Which Way Forward? Covid-19, Social Policy and Emergency Preparedness in Ghana, African Journal of Social Sciences Education, Vol. 1 No. 1 (2021), pp1-15,

The Covid-19 pandemic has provided a stern test of preparedness of states to respond to
the unexpected, and has forced a rethink of emergency and welfare systems previously
thought unassailable. Ironically, nations that consider themselves to have the most robust
systems have seen the most devastating impact. Most developing nations have been spared
the worst, but not necessarily because they were better prepared or due to the existence of
well-functioning emergency response or welfare systems. This paper systematically analyses


Official Launch of Ghana Youth in Tourism and Festival (YOTOFEST) 2022

The Sanitation Taskforce of the University of Education, Winneba under the auspices of the Office of Dean of Student Affairs (ODSA), and in collaboration with the Tourism Society of Ghana, Ministry of Tourism Arts and Culture is organizing the Ghana Youth in Tourism Festival (YOTOFEST) 2022.

The festival is under the theme "The Youth, Tourism, and Sanitation" and will be hosted at the University of Education, Winneba in November 2022.

The official launch of YOTOFEST, 2022 is scheduled as follows:


2nd Social Studies National Conference held at UEW

The Department of Social Studies Education, University of Education, Winneba (UEW), in collaboration with the National Social Studies Association (NaSSA), has held the second edition of the National Social Studies Conference. 

The event took place at the Jophus Anamuah-Mensah Conference Centre, North Campus of UEW on Wednesday, 3rd November, 2021 under the theme “Development of 21st Century Skills and Competencies: The Role of Social Studies”. 


Workshop on Investigation

The Division of Human Resource in collaboration with the Directorate of Security Services is organizing a three-day Workshop on Investigation for Security Personnel to enable them to identify crime and understand the initial responsibilities to commence investigations.

The Workshop is scheduled as follows:

Date: Wednesday, 10th - Friday, 12th November 2021

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Venue: Prof. Nathaniel K. Pecku Conference Room (North Campus)


World Science Day 2021 | For Peace and Development

The Institute for Educational Research and Innovation Studies (IERIS) and the Centre for School and Community Science and Technology Studies (SACOST) wish to invite the University Community to join them to celebrate World Science Day 2021. The 2-day celebration is scheduled to take place as follows:

Theme: SACOST: The Journey so Far

Date: 9th - 10th November 2021

Venue: IERIS Forecourt, IERIS Block, UEW

Time: 9:30 AM


GRASAG-UEW 2020/2021 Executives Present Citation to Head of URO/Media

The Executives of the Graduate Students’ Association of Ghana, University of Education, Winneba (GRASAG-UEW) Chapter for the 2020/2021 academic year have presented a citation in honour of the Head of Department, University Relations Office and Media (URO/Media), UEW, Dr. Obaapanin Oforiwaa Adu.  

The citation was in appreciation of the kind works of Dr. Obaapanin Adu to the Association. 


Admission into B. A. Creative Arts and Design Education | 2021/2022 academic year

About the Programme

The Creative Arts and Design Education programme is designed to fill the wide gap of training competent creative arts teachers who have adequate knowledge in Visual Arts, Music and Theatre Arts, and are capable of implementing the pre-tertiary creative arts curriculum in Ghana. 

Teachers trained from this programme will be very helpful to the Ghana Education Service in that regard.

The programme is also meant to train personnel for managerial positions in the Arts, Culture, Media Arts and Tourism sectors.


Fresh Sandwich Students for the 2020/2021 Academic Year Matriculated

The University of Education Winneba (UEW) has today, Thursday, 4th November, 2021, held a matriculation ceremony to formally initiate fresh sandwich students for the 2020/2021 academic year into the University at the Jophus Anamuah-Mensah Conference Centre.  

The ceremony offered matriculants the platform to profess their allegiance to the authority of UEW through the administration of the Matriculation Oath to signal their formal induction into the University. 


UEW Student Places 3rd in ARSO’s 8th Continental Essay Competition

A final year student of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW), Mr. Emmanuel Quaicoe Dadson, has placed 3rd in the Ghana Standards Authority’s 2020/2021 African Organisation for Standardisation (ARSO) essay competition at the national level.

Mr. Emmanuel Quaicoe Dadson is pursuing a Bachelor of Business Administration in Procurement and Supply Chain Management at the School of Business.


BASA Students Shown the Direction to Building a Successful Business Career

The School of Business, University of Education, Winneba (UEW), has held its annual seminar series for the Business Administration Students Association (BASA). 

The programme was held concurrently in two sessions at the North Campus Mini-Conference Room and the Jophus Anamuah-Mensah Conference Centre to manage the numbers amid the COVID-19 pandemic.