Dr. Yaw Adutwum launches Pre-Engineering programme for Senior High School graduates

Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum
Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum

A new Pre-Engineering programme have been launched by the Minister of Education,Dr. Yaw Adutwum for graduates of Senior High Schools in the country.

This all new Pre-Engineering programme is a program developed which will allow Senior High School graduates with non-science backgrounds to be able to pursue Bachelor of Science in Engineering course at the university.

According to the Minister of Education, this Pre-Engineering programme is a game changer and will offer Senior High School graduates who did non-science courses especially Visual Arts graduates who have the desire and possess the ability to do engineering programs at the University.

SHS students - Kibi Senior High Technical School
SHS students – Kibi Senior High Technical School

This first batch of this Pre-Engineering programme will begin at the following universities in February, 2022.


1. University of Mines and Technology (UMAT)

2. Pentecost University.

This Pre-Engineering programme is in accordance with the Education Strategic Plan 2018-2030 which targets a 60% enrollment of students in tertiary education enrolled in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines.

SOURCE : Coverghana.com.gh


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