KNUST IDL Top Up Admission Forms 2020/2021

By | November 13, 2019

KNUST IDL Top Up Admission Forms 2020/2021 is Out | Kwame Nkrumah University of Technology (KNUST) distance learning undergraduate Top-up & Nursing Access programmes admission form for the 2020/2021 academic year is on sale.

The Institute of Distance Learning, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, wishes to inform prospective students and the general public that Application Forms for Admission to the following Undergraduate Top-Up Programmes of the University through the Distance Learning Mode for the 2020/2021 Academic Year are now on Sale. Successful applicants will start in January, 2020.


Undergraduate Top-Up Programmes (Five Semesters)

  1. BSc. Agricultural Engineering
  2. BSc. Civil Engineering
  3. BSc. Computer Engineering
  4. BSc. Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  5. BSc. Geomatic Engineering
  6. BSc. Mechanical Engineering
  7. BSc. Telecommunication Engineering
  8. BSc. Petroleum Engineering (online only)
  9. BSc. Chemical Engineering (online only)


Admission into Pre-Bridging Programme for Certificate Holders from Health Training Institutions (ACCESS COURSE)

Access Course is being organised for holders of Certificates in any of the following:

  1. Health Assistants Clinical (HAC)
  2. Post-Basic Midwifery
  3. Community Health Nurses (CHN)


  1. Holders of the above-mentioned Certificates or any other Certificate from institutions that are not accredited by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) of Ghana should not apply.
  2. The Nurses Access Course is for applicants with shortcomings regarding entry requirement into Nursing Diploma programme.
  3. The Access Course will start in January, 2020.

KNUST Entry Requirements for Undergraduate Top-Up Programmes

BSc. Agricultural Engineering

     HND in Agricultural Engineering or its equivalent Diploma certificate from an accredited institution.

BSc. Civil Engineering

   The programme seeks to upgrade HND Civil Engineering and Diploma in Civil Engineering certificate holders to BSc level. Entry                   requirements are:

  1. A minimum of Second Class (Upper Division) in HND from a recognised Polytechnic;
  2. A minimum of Second Class (Upper) or equivalent Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognised institution
  3. A minimum of 2 years post-qualification experience in relevant field of work.

BSc. Computer Engineering

   HND in Computer Engineering/Electrical and Electronic Engineering or Telecommunication Engineering or an equivalent Diploma certificate.

BSc. Geomatic Engineering


    HND in Surveying or Diploma in Geodetic/Geomatic Engineering or its equivalent from an accredited institution.

BSc. Electrical and Electronic Engineering

    HND in Electrical and Electronic Engineering/Computer Engineering/Telecommunication Engineering or an equivalent Diploma certificate.

BSc. Mechanical Engineering

    HND or its equivalent Diploma Certificate from an accredited institution in any of the following Mechanical Engineering disciplines:

  1. Production Engineering
  2. Plant Engineering
  3. Automobile Engineering
  4. Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning
  5. Foundry Technology

BSc. Telecommunication Engineering

  1. HND in Telecommunication Engineering
  2. HND in Electrical and Electronic Engineering/Computer Engineering/ or an equivalent Diploma Certificate

BSc. Petroleum Engineering (online only)

  1. HND in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Civil Engineering.
  2. First Degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

BSc. Chemical Engineering (online only)

    HND or its equivalent in Chemical Engineering

How to Apply for KNUST Top-Up Admission

Applicants SHOULD carefully read all the following instructions before starting the application process.

Undergraduate Top-Up applicants should purchase an online application e-voucher from GCB Bank, Ecobank, Consolidated Bank-Ghana and Republic Bank and then APPLY ONLINE. Applicants should carefully follow the instructions on the e-voucher.

Online E-Voucher can also be purchased via Bankers’ Draft, payable to KNUST Institute of Distance Learning; and submit the Bank Draft to any of the under listed IDL Centres for e-voucher and then proceed to APPLY ONLINE.

Nursing Access programme applicants should visit any Bank of their choice and purchase the application form payable to KNUST Institute of Distance Learning, and submit the Bank Draft to any of the under-listed IDL Centres for their e-vouchers and then proceed to APPLY ONLINE.

  • KUMASI – The Office of the Director, Institute of Distance Learning, Casely-Hayford Building, KNUST Campus, Tel No.: 0204743271, 0245077483, 0509314350, 0279857058
  • ACCRA – Old KNUST Guest House near ECOBANK Head Quarters; contact Michael on Tel. 0500482875 or KNUST Accra City Campus, Kwabenya; contact Luke on Tel: 0546924824.
  • SUNYANI – University of Energy and Natural Resources. Contact Mr. Alfred Appiah on Tel: 0500482877
  • TECHIMAN – BACCSOD Techiman Branch Office, Contact Mr. Toura on 020 578 2024
  • HO – Ho Technical University, Volta Region, Contact Mr Stephen Gbena Tel 050 048 2873
  • TAKORADI – Sekondi-Takoradi City Campus, Kansawrodo: Mr. E. Opintan-Baah, Tel 0500482883
  • KOFORIDUA – Ghana Highway Authority; Contact Mrs Fidelia Teayo Akumiah on 0209377707
  • TAMALE – Tamale Technical University, Contact Dr. Abubakari Abdul-Razak, Tel. 0500482879
  • BOLGATANGA – Bolga Secondary School, Contact Mr. Zoogah Mukasa, Tel. 0500482880, 0208288666
  • WA – Jihann Training College, Contact Mr. Dominic Wanaa, Tel. 0500482878
  • CAPE COAST – Cape Coast Tech University, Contact Mr. K. A. Simpson, Tel. 0500482882
  • Tema – ECG Training School, Community 11; Contact Mrs Debora Achamfou-Yeboah 0246556921
  1. All Applicants SHOULD visit (Admission Portal) and complete an Online Application using the e-voucher provided.
  2. Applicants must include in their application pack, Certified True Copies of their Certificates and Transcripts.
  3. Only results and documents provided by applicants at the time of submission of their applications shall be considered.
  4. TWO (2) COPIES COMPLETED ONLINE FORMS should be printed and posted to: The RegistrarInstitute of Distance Learning, Casely-Hayford Building, KNUST-Kumasi, Ghana by MONDAY, 16TH DECEMBER, 2019
  5. Facilitation may be a blend of online and face-to-face sessions on weekends (Saturdays and Sundays) at the proposed Centres mentioned above.
  6. FOR MORE INFORMATION, visit or CALL 0204743271, 0245077483, 0509314350, 0279857058

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