Department of Building Technology

The Building Technology Department was established in 1954, offering training to Construction Technicians and Building Technologists for construction and other related industries. After running the HND programmes for a number of years, the Department began to run a two-year BTech (Top Up) Building Technology programme in 2010. Currently, the department is seeking accreditation to run a 4 year BTech programme in Building and Construction Technology.

Vision

To become the most outstanding teaching and research centre for the achievement of professional competencies in building and construction practices in Ghana and beyond.

Objectives

The main objective of the Department is to provide high level calibre, skilled manpower for the construction industry. In addition students are trained to act in the capacities as:
•    Building Technologists in preparing Bills of Quantities, Variations and Cost information
•    Graduates with architectural knowledge in preparing and interpreting designs at the project site
•    Project managers to oversee projects at building and construction sites.