About Wa Polytechnic
Dr Hilla Limann Technical University is a public tertiary education institution established by the Technical Universities Act, 2016 (Act 922) as amended. The University was converted from a Polytechnic (Wa Polytechnic) to a Technical University in April 2020 in tandem with the Technical Universities (Amendment) Act, 2020 (Act 1016).
Dr Hilla Limann Technical University provides tertiary education in the fields of Engineering, Manufacturing, Science and Technology, Technical/Vocational Education and Training. Applied Arts, and Commerce. The University further provides opportunities for skills development, applied research and publication of research findings
Dr Hilla Limann Technical University is located in Wa, the capital of the Upper West Region of Ghana. The vision of the University is to become a world-class centre for applied technology and career-focused education for rural poverty reduction and national development.
The University has four Faculties. Thus:
- Faculty of Applied Science and Technology,
- Faculty of Engineering,
- Faculty of Applied Art Design
- General Studies and the Business School.
The University is in the process of introducing Bachelor of Technology Programmes. The University currently offers the following Higher National Diploma Programmes:
- Pharmaceutical Science
- Information and Communication Technology
- Science Laboratory Technology
- Building Technology
- Estate Management
- Electrical / Electronics Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Agric Engineering
- Industrial Art
- Fashion Design and Textile
- Procurement and logistics
- Secretaryship and Management
What are the courses offered in Wa Polytechnic?
This article is a full list of accredited Wa Polytechnic courses as of June 2022.
Dr Hilla Limann Technical University offers one diploma course;
|1||Diploma in Business Studies (DBS)|
The following are the HND courses offered by the Dr Hilla Limann Technical University;
|1||HND in Agriculture Engineering|
|2||HND in Mechanical Engineering|
|3||HND in Civil Engineering|
|4||HND in Information and Communication Technology|
|5||HND in Estate Management|
|6||HND in Dispensing Technology|
|7||HND in Industrial Art|
|8||HND in Secretaryship and Management Studies|
|9||HND in Accountancy Studies|
How much is Wa Polytechnic Tuition fees?
The following are the Dr Hilla Limann Technical University fees
|#||Programme||Year 1||Year 2||Year 3|
|1||Information and Communication Technology||1,719.81||1,455.59||1,406.94|
|9||Secretaryship and Management Studies||1,617.53||1,351.57||1,201.65|
|11||Secretaryship and Management||1,086.40||1,086.42|