BRIEF PROFILE OF DR. HILLA LIMANN TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY
Dr. Hilla Limann Technical University is a public tertiary education institution established by the Technical Universities Act, 2016 (Act 922) as amended. The University was converted from a Polytechnic (Wa Polytechnic) to a Technical University in April, 2020 in tandem with the Technical Universities (Amendment) Act, 2020 (Act 1016).
Dr. Hilla Limann Technical University provides tertiary education in the fields of Engineering, Manufacturing, Science and Technology, Technical/Vocational Education and Training. Applied Arts, and Commerce. The University further provides opportunities for skills development, applied research and publication of research findings
Dr. Hilla Limann Technical University is located in Wa, the capital of the Upper West Region of Ghana. The vision of the University is to become a world class center for applied technology and career-focused education for rural poverty reduction and national development.
The University has four Faculties. Thus: Faculty of Applied Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Applied Art Design and General Studies and the Business School.
The University is in the process of introducing Bachelor of Technology Programmes. The University currently offers the following Higher National Diploma Programmes:
- Pharmaceutical Science
- Information and Communication Technology
- Science Laboratory Technology
- Building Technology
- Estate Management
- Electrical / Electronics Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Agric Engineering
- Industrial Art
- Fashion Design and Textile
- Procurement and logistics
- Secretaryhip and Management