Vacancy – Vice Chancellor Position, Kumasi Technical University, Ghana

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Vacancy – Vice Chancellor Position, Kumasi Technical University, Ghana

The Governing Council of the Kumasi Technical University, invites applications from qualified and enterprising persons to fill in the position of Vice Chancellor

Kumasi Technical University is located in the heart of Kumasi, the capital of the Ashanti Region of Ghana. The University was converted from a Polytechnic to a Technical University in September 2016 by an Act of Parliament establishing Technical Universities in Ghana

The Vice Chancellor is the Academic and Executive Head of the University and is responsible, under the Governing Council and in accordance with the Statutes of the University, for organizing and conducting the Academic, Financial and Administrative business of the University.

The Vice Chancellor is responsible for the promotion of a world-class, high, quality Technical University education and the provision of the necessary academic and administrative leadership


The Vice Chancellor shall hold office for an initial term of four (4) years. The appointment may be renewed upon application for a further term of up to four (4) years only if he/she is not beyond the statutory retirement age of sixty (60) years. The terms and conditions of appointment shall be determined with the Technical Universities Act 2016 (Act 922) and statutes of Kumasi Technical University

How to Apply

Candidates are to submit an application letter attached to their Curriculum Vitae, including names and addresses of three (3) referees. Applicants are to include a short statement of not more than four pages (Times New Roman size 12 and 1.5 line spacing) outlining their vision and strategies for implementation.

Applications may be hand-delivered in a sealed envelope or by registered postage to the Registry of the University. Application may also be submitted using an electronic mail system to reach the address below (as applied to your intended position) not later than 15th April, 2019

The Chairman Search Committee for Vice Chancellor;

C/o The Office of the Ag. Registrar Kumasi Technical University

P. O. Box 854,



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