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Admissions Open for Higher National Diploma and Certificate Courses in Agriculture in MARCH 2016

Please to download admission forms click here: ADMISSION FORMS 2016

 

KITA – The College of Tropical Agriculture, Kumasi, is at the forefront of Professional, Tertiary, Technical and Vocational Agricultural training since 1984, offering a wide range of full time and part time courses for prospective and practicing farmers and agriculturalists.

COURSES OFFERED INCLUDE:

  1. HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN TROPICAL AGRICULTURE, (HND TA) – 3 YEARS

Entry Requirements: WA/ SSCE with 5credits passes including English, Maths and Science, GCE ‘O’ level, Cert. A teachers, NVTI NCC, City and Guilds advanced, and MOFA Certificate in Agric.

  1. HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN GENERAL AGRICULTURE, (HND GA) with options – 3 YEARS
  • Post Harvest technology
  • Horticulture,
  • Agric Extension Management
  • Animal Science &Veterinary ,
  •  Crop Science,
  • Agribusiness & Farm Management,
  • Sustainable Agriculture
  • Agro – Forestry & Environment,
  • Agricultural Administration,
  • Agribusiness & Value Chain Development

Entry Requirements: WA/ SSCE with 5credits passes including English, Maths and Science, GCE ‘O’ level, Cert. A teachers, NVTI NCC, City and Guilds advanced, and MOFA Certificate in Agric.

       3.      DIPLOMA IN TROPICAL AGRICULTURE, (DIP TA) – 2 YEARS

Entry Requirements: WA/ SSCE with 5credits passes including English, Maths and Science, GCE ‘O’ level, Cert. A teachers, NVTI Grade ONE, CERT II, City and Guilds advanced, and MOFA Certificate in Agric.

        4. CERTIFICATE IN GENERAL AGRICULTURE – 1 YEAR

NATIONAL VOCATIONAL TRAINING INSTITUTE (NVTI) – Grade ONE and NCC CERT I, CERT II, NCC

Entry requirements for certificate courses: NVTI Grade TWO and ONE, Farm institute NACVET, WA/SSCE with 4 PASSES, GCE ‘O’ Level 4 passes. (Proceed to the Diploma / HND with CERT II, NCC)

 

  1. SHORT CERTIFICATE COURSES – 1 DAY TO 6 WEEKS

Landscape design and Floriculture, Agricultural Surveying & Farm Land Design, Grasscutter & Rabbitry Technology, Mushroom & Snail Production technology, Pig Production Technology, Sheep and goats production technology, Fish Farming Technology, Turkey Production, Group Dynamics, Projects proposal writing, Beekeeping and Honey production, Poultry Production, Agroforestry Technology, Organic Farming and Permaculture (intro), Banking culture and Credit management, Vegetable production, Cocoa Agronomy, Fingerlings  production, Agribusiness & entrepreneurship, Cassava processing, Oil palm processing, Soya bean processing, Fruit juice processing, Food processing (Fish and Meat), Farm Management, Tree Seedlings Production.

 

  1. DISTANCE LEARNING AND CORRESPONDENCE COURSES for working Professionals, Public/Civil servants, TEACHERS, Police & Prison Officers, MOFA extension workers, etc in each of the Higher National Diplomas ,Diploma, NVTI Certificate and Short Courses. Attach letter of appointment from place of Work to the admission forms.

 

  1. Seminars and workshops in new technologies for farmers, youth and women and community groups

 SCHOLARSHIPS AND RESIDENTIAL (HOSTEL & BOARDING) FACILITIES AVAILABLE

CAREER PROGRESSION: Our programs have been running for 30 years and it is designed for people who want to  further their education  and also those who want to take up careers in agriculture as Farm Owners/Managers, NGO/Bank Project officers, Veterinary officers, Extension workers, Agricultural consultants and Researchers and Agric Entrepreneurs.

Higher National Diploma (HND), Diploma AND Certificate graduates partake in the NATIONAL SERVICE SCHEME, working mostly with MOFA, GES – teaching, NGOs, and other international Organizations. Most of our graduates from both Diploma and Certificate courses have WON BEST FARMER AWARDS; others have RECEIVED SCHOLARSHIPS TO CONTINUE THEIR EDUCATION both in Ghana and abroad. Others have received grants to start their own farms, NGOs.

We are pleased to bring our students in contact with EXPERIENCED TRAINERS drawn from the Universities, research Institutes, colleges, NGO,s Banks etc, who are recognized in their own fields of expertise and are able to deliver training of the highest caliber.

Please complete form and send the following as soon as possible, either personally or by EMS to reach us for immediate attention:

 

  1. Two recent passport pictures
  2. Photocopies of Certificates and Results slips (originals to be shown at interview) / THOSE AWAITING RESULTS CAN APPLY.
  3. GH¢100.00 for ADMISSION FORMS 2016, (if not paid yet) OR

 

ONLINE PROCESS: Print admission forms from our website (www.kitaghana.org).Complete forms by following instructions on how to fill the forms, send scanned copies of the forms with passport pictures affixed, results slips and prove of payment to director@kitaghana.org. Send originals to the registrar by EMS.

As soon as we receive the above requirements we shall send you all the necessary information you need for your admission including your ADMISSION LETTER.

SPECIAL OFFER:

Only few vacancies exist. If we do not hear from you within two weeks, we will assume you are not interested in the offer and your place will be given to any of the numerous applicants on the waiting list.

If you are interested, please complete the attached form and send it to us before the said date. Admission Letters will be sent out as soon as we receive your completed forms and a short interview.

 

METHOD OF PAYMENTS

ADMISSION FORMS 2016 is GH¢100.00 for any of the programmes .If you downloaded the form online make payment by APEX Transfer to KITA A/C No. 1520000145261 Asokore Rural Bank Oduom Brranch, Kumasi OR Pay into KITA GCB Account No. 6031130000440 or by Bank Drafts. You may also pay by Cash at any of our APPROVED centres.

PLEASE CALL 0240497722/0240497766/0269257976/ 0244108268 FOR DIRECTIONS

Come and turn your personal commitments into reality. We would appreciate your presence in one of our programs this academic year.

Do not hesitate to contact the office for further assistance on Tel: 0244108268/ 0244796059/ 0240497722/0240497766/0269257976/  OR VISIT WEBSITE: www.kitaghana.org

Location: Domeabra – Apromase off Oduom Anwomaso roundabout near Crop research and KNUST

KITA has trained students from all over the world.

Training in KITA takes the following forms:

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