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Okyenhene Praises UEW Management for Phenomenal Growth

The Paramount Chief of Akyem Abuakwa Traditional Area, Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin II has praised Management of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) for the phenomenal growth in the University citing the growth of student population from 200 at its inception to over 85,000 within 25 years.   

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COLTEK Gains Full Accreditation to run CBT Programmes under Ghana TVET Voucher Project

The Council for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (COTVET) has granted full accreditation to the College of Technology Education, Kumasi (COLTEK) to run Competency-Based Training (CBT) Programmes under the Ghana TVET Voucher Project (GTVP).

This makes COLTEK of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) the only university in the country with the privilege to run programmes under the GTVP.

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University Hall Undertakes Maiden National Sanitation Exercise

University Hall Undertakes Maiden National Sanitation Exercise

The Management of University Hall in collaboration with the Hall Executives on Saturday, 2nd November, 2019 undertook a clean-up exercise to mark the National Sanitation Day. The exercise saw the full participation of both staff and students in the hall cleaning gutters, scrubbing the washrooms as well as weeding in and around the hall.

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COLTEK Wins COL Grant to Train Youth in Automotive Electronic Car Repairs and Maintenance

The College of Technology Education, Kumasi (COLTEK) has won a 57,000-Canadian-Dollar-grant under the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) to pilot “Skills-in-Demand Project” in Ghana. With the grant, COLTEK will train, at least, 100 Ghanaian youth in Automotive Electronic car repairs and maintenance.

COL is an inter-governmental organisation established by the Commonwealth Heads of Government in 1988 with the focus on encouraging the development and sharing of open learning and distance education knowledge, resources and technologies.

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Mr. Francis Obeng assumes duty as Finance Officer of UEW

The Governing Council of the University of Education, Winneba on 4th July 2019 appointed Mr. Francis Obeng as the Finance Officer. Mr. Obeng officially assumed duty on 17th July, 2019, subsequently took permission, and fully assumed duty on Monday 2nd September, 2019.

He was conducted round some offices of the University by the Registrar, Surv. Paul Osei-Barima, Esq. He also took part in a training workshop on the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) System currently ongoing at the University.

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COLTEK Organises Orientation for 2019 Fresh Sandwich Students

The Coordinator for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) programmes at the College of Technology Education, Kumasi (COLTEK) of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW), Dr. Humphrey Danso has assured the public of the high quality of programmes that UEW offers via its Sandwich and Distance Modes.

He reiterated that the quality of UEW’s Sandwich and Distance programmes were same as its highly competitive regular programmes.

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Senior Staff of COLTEK Schooled on Modern Trends in University Administration

The Department of Human Resource (DHR) at the College of Technology Education, Kumasi (COLTEK) of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) has organised a two-day workshop on current trends in University Administration for all senior staff of the College.

Participants were also exposed to various working Policy Documents of the UEW in a bid to refresh their memories in respect of their duties and responsibilities to the University as well as their rights and benefits.

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