, Dean IPELO


The International Programmes and External Linkages office (IPELO) is a unit which was established to ensure that the institution’s international mission is realised. In this regards, the office has been facilitating national and international collaborations and developing partnerships with both local and foreign private and public institutions
and organisations.

The goal of IPELO:

IPELO seeks to establish, coordinate and maintain international relationships to ensure that Takoradi Technical University achieves its international mission of encouraging international education and collaboration by developing a variety of international educational opportunities for both teaching and non-teaching staff.

IPELO has been able to establish relationships with some institutions in China and Finland. In November 2015 and March 2016, facilitation by IPELO resulted in Takoradi Technical University signing Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) with the following institutions.

1. Beihang University, China

2. North China University of Technology (NCUT), China

3. China University of Petroleum

4. University of International Business and Economics (UIBE), China

5. Shandong University, China

6. Ningbo University, China

7. Yangtze University, China

8. Guilin University of Electronic Technology (GUET), China

9. Jiangsu University of Science and Technology China (JUST)

10. Changchun University of Technology (CCUT), China

11. Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications (NUPT), China

12. Jiangsu University of Science and Technology China (JUST)

13. Indian Academy Group of Institutions, India

14. Felix Houphuet-Boigny Institute National Polytechnique, Cote D’voire

15. University of Electronic, Science and Technology of China (UESTC)

16. Vaasa University of Applied Science (VAMK), Finland

17. Westenergy, Finland

18. Kouvola Regian Vocational College, Finland


Takoradi Technical University is the only tertiary educational institution in Ghana which is a registered pioneer member of the Renewable Energy Association of Ghana (REAG).