The Mandate, Vision, Mission and Shared Values

Our Mandate
The Mandate of Accra Technical University, as provided for under section 3(1) of the Technical Universities Act, 2016 (Act 922) are among others to provide higher education in Engineering, Science and technology-based disciplines, Technical and Vocational Education and Training, Applied Arts and related disciplines.
Corporate Governance
The University's governing body with ultimate responsibility for the affairs of the University, is the Governing Council. This is done in collaboration with the Management Board, the Academic Board, and other departments, units and committees. The governance structure of the University is enshrined in its Statutes (which stems from the Technical University Act) from which both Council and aforementioned departments and committees derive their powers.

Our Vision
To be a Technical University of global excellence in competency based and practice-oriented training, applied research and technology transfer.

Our Mission
Continuously producing graduates that are fully equipped for the world of work and the provision of technological solutions through applied research to industry and communities.

Shared Values (I-PRACTICE)

Innovation
Professionalism
Resilience
Accountability
Creativity
Transparency
Integrity
Competency
Excellence

Philosophy

Every individual has a natural inclination towards learning and the ability to develop competency in at least one skill that would contribute to the development of the individual and society. We believe in Education-for-work through the acquisition of relevant skills and competencies for the world of work.

Motto - ICE
Integrity
Creativity
Excellence