Friday, February 13, 1970

10th University in Ghana according to the International Tertiary Rankings





Rank in Ghana 10 
World Rank=14914
University of Mines & Technology Tarkwa

UMaT was first established as the Tarkwa Technical Institute in 1952. In 1961, the university was changed to the Tarkwa School of Mines to help train manpower for the mining industry in Ghana. UMaT became a faculty of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in 1976. On 1 October 2001, UMaT was elevated to university college status and was known as the Western University College of KNUST. UMaT became a fully fledged University in November 2004 by act of Parliament (Act 677).
Source| Wikipedia

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