BSc. Telecommunication Engineering

 Objectives of the Program

  • To provide a sound base in the science of Telecommunication Engineering.
  • To develop in the students the concept of professional practice, innovation and enterprise.
  • To make the student aware of technological trends and the emerging opportunities.
  • To lay the foundation necessary for advanced study in Telecommunication Engineering.
  • To be able to unite theory with practice, be prepared and motivated to engage in lifelong learning, and have a solid foundation in mathematics and science.
  • To be productive practitioners skilled in applying engineering process and practice to software components and systems.
  • To be proficient in oral and written communication, and effective in team work.
  • To have the broad education and awareness of contemporary issues necessary to understand the societal and global impact of their profession.

1. WASSCE/SSSCE APPLICANTS

Credits in three (3) SSSCE /WASSCE Core Subjects: (Mathematics, English Language and Integrated Science) plus three (3) credits in the following Elective Subjects: Elective Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry/Applied Electricity/Electronics/Technical Drawing with an aggregate score of 24 or 36 respectively.

2. ‘A’ LEVEL APPLICANTS

Applicants should be Science students with Five (5) Credits at ‘O’ Level including Mathematics and English Language. They should also have (two) 2 passes at ‘A’ Level in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

3. MATURE APPLICANTS

Applicants must be 25 years at the time of submitting the application. Must have either Five credits at the “O” Level including Mathematics, English Language, Physics and Chemistry OR WASSCE/SSSCE credits in three (3) Core Subjects (Mathematics, English Language and Integrated Science), plus credits in three (3) Elective Subjects (Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry).

4. INTERNATIONAL BACCALAURETTE

Applicants must have science background (Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, etc.) They must obtain a distinction, credit or pass as decided by the jury. They should also be proficient in English. This is checked through written exams, verbal interview and certification from a recognized language institution.

5. AMERICAN GRADE 12

Holders must have science background. They should have good grades in Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry etc. This must be evaluated with the actual results on transcript for the programme.

6. CITY & GUILDS

Holders must have Technician Diploma in Electrical Electronic Engineering or in relevant Engineering Programme.

7. HND FROM POLYTECHNIC

Holders of Higher National Diploma in Electrical/Electronic Engineering with 1st Class, 2nd Upper or 2nd Lower grades. They must also satisfy the basic entry requirement into University. They should also satisfy the basic entry requirements into University.

8. TECHNICAL QUALIFICATION

Advanced Technician Diploma in Electrical Electronic Engineering or Telecom Systems

9. OTHER DIPLOMA HOLDERS Diploma in Telecom Engineering from a recognized tertiary institution

Offline Application Procedure

Application forms for admission could be obtained at the GTUC Information Centre, Tesano – Accra, the Kumasi Campus near Ahodwo roundabout, Koforidua Campus Charley Junction, Ho Learning Centre, Vodafone Regional Head Office, Takoradi Learning Centre, Vodafone Regional Office  and at our website www.gtuc.edu.gh here.

Applicants should please note that application submitted will not be processed until the cost of application form of GH¢120.00 is settled with banker’s draft from any bank.

Completed application forms with certified copies of Certificates / result slips should be submitted to the admissions offices before the closing date.

Online Application Procedure

  1. Purchase a voucher nationwide at Ghana Commercial Bank (GCB) at GH120.00  through the SMART _  PAY platformVisit GTUC website: www.gtuc.edu.gh and click on online application
  2. Enter the Serial Number and Pin on the voucher
  3. Complete application form, scan and attach your passport sized photograph and relevant documents
  4. Print a copy of the completed form and submit to GTUC Admissions Office

You can also obtain a hard copy of the Application Form from our various campuses (Remember to attach your passport sized photograph)

NOTE: Applicants with statement of results from West African Examination Council (WAEC)  must add WAEC SCRATCH card(s) to their application form depending on the number of sittings

INF181MICROCOMPUTER APPLICATION
SSC131MORALS AND ETHICS
GE 153CIRCUIT THEORY
GE 151ENGINEERING MATHS I
SSC 121FUNCTIONAL FRENCH 1
ICT 111PRINCIPLES OF COMPUTER PROGRAMMING
SSC171SOCIOLOGY OF TECHNOLOGY
GE154INSTRUMENTATION AND MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES
GE172ELECTRONICS I
SSC162ENGLISH LANGUAGE
SSC172FUNCTIONAL FRENCH II
GE112ENGINEERING MATHS II
GE142ENGINEERING DRAWING
IT 278BASIC LAW
 

GE251ENGINEERING MATHS III
GE222DIGITAL ELECTRONICS
SSC211TECHNICAL COMM SKILLS
GE253FIELD THEORY
GE273ELECTRONICS II
INF281INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER PROG. (C++)

 

GE274ELECTRONICS III
INF242COMPUTER ARCHITECTURE
GE252ENGINEERING MATHS IV
GE242SIGNALS AND SYSTEMS
ICT212 ALGORITHMS AND DATA STRUCTURE
SSC262ENGINEER AND SOCIETY
TEL214MICROPROCESSOR SYSTEM AND INTERFACE

 

GE351ENGINEERING MATHS V
GE353CONTROL THEORY
GE341ELECTRO MAGNETIC WAVE THEORY
SSC361PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING AND MANAGEMENT
SSC351BASIC ECONOMICS
GE372COMMUNICATION ELECTRONICS

 

TEL334ANALOG COMMUNICATION
TEL322DIGITAL COMMUNICATION
TEL326DIGITAL SIGNALS PROCESSING
TEL316INFORMATION THEORY
TEL342MICROWAVE COMPONENTS AND CIRCUITS
TEL 362RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

 

TEL 421ANTENNA AND PROPAGATION
TEL 431DATA COMMUNICATION AND COMPUTER NETWORKS
TEL 461PROJECT WORK
TEL 441RESEARCH PRESENTATION AND SEMINAR
TEL 411COMMUNICATION NETWORKS
TEL 451INDUSTRIAL TRAINING

 

TEL 432EMERGING TECHNOLOGY
TEL 474OPTOELECTRONICS AND OPTICAL COMMUNICATION
TEL 462PROJECT WORK
TEL 412MOBILE AND SATELLITE COMMUNICATION