BY: Orlando Daniel I Voltaonlinegh.com |
The Vice Chancellor of Ho Technical University, Professor Ben Q. Hoenyenuga, has observed that, free Senior High School Programme has contributed to the high number of student intake in the University.
According to him, the Premier Technical University in the Volta Region has recorded a 43.63% increment in student enrollment for the 2020/2021 academic year, which the Vice Chancellor said was as a result of the free SHS programme and also the University’s outreach efforts.
He made these known at the University’s 28th Matriculation Ceremony held on Thursday.
Prof. Honyenuga noted that, the School’s programmes offered “clear and logical career paths” for academic and professional progress, and asked the new students to put in the necessary effort.
“You have entered the University at the time it has been ranked among the best ten Universities in Ghana in the latest webometrics rankings. We are on course to deliver our mandate to you and our stakeholders.
“It is, therefore, our hope that you will use this wonderful opportunity wisely to acquire the indispensable skills and knowledge to shoulder the responsibility of supporting and effectively contributing to the growth and development of the nation after completing your programme of study in the University,” the VC stated.