KNUST 2018/2019 Distance Education Admission Forms

By | July 17, 2018

KNUST 2018/2019 Distance Education Admission Forms

KNUST 2018/2019 Distance Education Admission Forms;

Sale of Application Forms for 2018/2019 Academic Year
IDL Postgraduate, Undergraduate & Diploma Programmes

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 Post-Graduate and Top-Up Programmes of the University through the Distance Learning Mode for the 2018/2019 Academic Year.

KNUST 2018/2019 Distance Education Admission Forms; General Entry Requirement for 4-Year Undergraduate Degree Programmes

Applicants must possess any ONE of following:

WASSCE/SSSCE Holders who have credits (A1-C6/A-D Respectively) in the following Three (3) Core Subjects: English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credits (A1-C6/ A-D) in Three Elective Subjects with an Aggregate Score of 24 or better in the relevant Area of Study.
ADVANCED LEVEL Holders with credits in at least Five (5) subjects at the GCE ‘O’ Level (or its equivalent) including English Language and Mathematics, plus at least two passes in the relevant subjects at the Advanced Level.
MATURE STUDENTS who have attained the age of 25 years or above at the time of Application and have credits in Five (5) GCE ‘O Level subjects including English Language and Mathematics, in addition to passing an Entrance Examination and /or Interview.
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE OR FOREIGN APPLICANTS (online application only) and all others who have any of the above qualifications or their equivalent from an accredited/recognized institution.


E-voucher cost is as follows:

All Postgraduate Programmes (Including Entrance Examination fees)

All Undergraduate Programmes
Diploma Programmes

How to Apply

Applicants SHOULD Carefully Read All the Following Instructions To The End Before Starting The Application Process.

Purchase an Online Application e-voucher from Ecobank, HFC Bank, GCB Bank, UniBank, Fidelity Bank,

Universal Merchant Bank and Access Bank and APPLY ONLINE. Applicants should follow carefully the instructions on the voucher.
E-vouchers may also be purchased by bankers’ draft payable to the KNUST Institute of Distance Learning from the following IDL Centres


KUMASI- The Office of the Director, Institute of Distance Learning, Caseley Hayford, KNUST Campus, Tel 024 727 4661 or 032 249 1138 or 050 048 2885.
ACCRA- Old KNUST Guest House near ECO-BANK Head Quarters; contact Michael on Tel. 050 048 2875 or

KNUST Accra City Campus, Kwabenya; contact Luke on Tel: 054 692 4824 .
SUNYANI- Univ. of Energy and Natural Resources. Contact Mr. Alfred Appiah on Tel: 050 048 2877
TECHIMAN-BACCSOD Techiman Branch Office, Contact Mr. Toura on 020 578 2024
HO- Ho Polytechnic, Volta Region, Contact: Mr. Elvis Emmanuel Aboagye, Tel 050 048 2873
TAKORADI- Takoradi Polytechnic, Contact: Mr. Opintan-Baah, Tel 050 048 2883
KOFORIDUA- Gratis Foundation; Contact Mr. Foster Ofori, Tel. 0244811805 or Fedelia 0500482874
TAMALE- Tamale Polytechnic, Contact Dr. Abubakari Abdul-Razak, Tel. 0500482879
BOLGATANGA- Bolga Secondary School, Contact Mr. Zoogah Mukasa, Tel. 020 828 8666
WA Centre: Jihann Training College, Contact Mr. Dominic Wanaa, Tel. 050 048 2878
TARKWA, Contact Mr. Kenneth Twumasi on Tel. 0247845460 or 050 126 1054
CAPE COAST: Cape Coast Polytechnic, Contact Mr. K. A. Simpson, Tel. 0500482882
AKOSOMBO: Mr. Moses A. Korda Tel. 0500482881


All Applicants SHOULD visit the (Admission Portal) and complete an Online Application using the e-voucher provided.
Two (2) copies of the online application should be printed and posted to The Director, Institute Of Distance Learning, KNUST-Kumasi, Ghana together with all relevant certificates and other required documents.
Applicants Must Include In Their Application Forms Certified True Copies of Their Certificates and 2 Referees’ Report.
Applicants Must Ensure That They Purchase Distance Learning Forms and NOT Regular KNUST Forms To Avoid Complication.
Only Results And/or Documents Provided By Applicants At The Time Of Submission Of Their Applications Shall Be Considered.
The Date for the CEMBA/CEMPA Entrance Examination/Admission shall be announced in due course. All Applicants Would be Required To Take The Test At Their Selected Centres.
The COMPLETED ONLINE FORMS should be printed and posted using EMS envelope and should reach: The Director, Institute Of Distance Learning, KNUST-Kumasi, Ghana

PLEASE NOTE: Programmes would be mounted depending on the number of qualified applicants and at only centres with the requisite number of qualified applicants. (Please contact IDL office for details)

Facilitation may be a blend of online and face-to-face sessions on weekends (Saturdays and Sundays) at the proposed Centres mentioned above.
FOR MORE INFORMATION and in depth knowledge about the Programmes, VISIT idl website or CALL 024 727 4661 or 032 249 1138 or 050 048 2885

32 thoughts on “KNUST 2018/2019 Distance Education Admission Forms

  1. Kaku

    I’m a Bsc. Degree holder in chemistry and want to pursue top in chemical engineering, I want to verify if that can be done. Thank you

  2. Anonymous

    please let’s create a group chat invite so that we can be in touch to know what’s going on.

  3. olivia

    please can we form a wasap group to discuss the way forward? those waiting for admission and those about to buy the form. my contact: 0246554112

  4. Anonymous

    please we form a group and discuss the way forward? my contact 0246554112

  5. Ebenezer Dadebo

    what are the requirement for persuing an MBA programme

  6. Ayubah

    I’m an HND Mechanical holder a fresh graduate 2017.Can I have my top up in Petroleum Engineering or Petrol Chemical Engineering please? Will I be admitted as a regular student or a distance student?

  7. Marrione

    I got admission for IDL 2018/2019, yet anytime I call, I will be told admission is not yet out. The system got shut down suddenly.
    Kindly notify me when the list is out finally .
    Thank you.

    1. John Aidoo

      i don’t think the forms are out.
      i alway check for the form to buy some.
      please where did you buy your form

  8. Kwakye

    Please am holding a first degree bachelor of business ADM.and management is my major, can I use to pursue MSC energy and sustainable management and which campus can it be held.

  9. Anonymous

    pls lando, will the Building Technology (B.Tect) propram run this yr 2018/2019.

  10. Emily Esi Boyevi Tetteh

    Please lam currcurrently in year 4 offering hosphospitality option can l apply for masters in hospitality n Tourism now n which campus will it be run?

  11. Acheampong

    please when will the 2018 idl admission list be out. i mean the diplomas

  12. Stephen Addo

    which of the campuses do you run Msc polical science?

  13. Nicholas

    please, what about Bsc. Statistics top up? Is Kwabenya Campus pursuing such program every academic year?

    1. Abdullah

      Please are they running distance or sandwich for bsc statistics?

  14. frimpong kwabena

    please when will the 2018 idl admission list be out. i mean the diplomas

  15. frimpong kwabena

    please when will the 2018 idl admission list be out. i bought diploma in horticulture .

  16. adu Agyei foster

    please do you offer bsc business administration (accounting) in the Accra campus (pokuase)


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