June 2021

Level 400 BBA Student Actualising Entrepreneurship Prowess

A level 400 Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) student majoring in Accounting at the University of Education, Winneba (UEW), Mr. Justice Phinehas Gyesi, is making great strides at entrepreneurship. 

Spurred on by an innate passion for entrepreneurship and guided by his academic area of studies, Justice Gyesi set up his business enterprise, Jephinko Ventures, and registered it at the Registrar General’s Department on Monday, 24th February, 2020. He currently runs most of his business activities online. 


Institute for Distance and e-Learning upgraded to College Status

The University community is hereby notified that the Governing Council of the Unversity, at its meeting held on 31st May 2021, approved the Academic Board's proposal to upgrade the Institute for Distance and e-Learning, (IDeL) to a college status. Thus, effective 31st May 2021, IDeL assumed a college status with the name College for Distance and e-Learning (CODeL)

However, until otherwise indicated, correspondence, documents, and records in the name of the Institute remain valid.

The University community is to take note of the change and act accordingly.


Notification of Population and Housing Census

The Effutu Municipal Assembly has notified the University that the Ghana Statistical Service has deployed Field Officers to various communities for the 2021 population and housing census. The Field Officers have been deployed from 13th June 2021 to 11th July 2021.

In view of this, members of the University community are hereby notified that Census Enumerators are at work. We are therefore entreated to cooperate with these Field Officers and offer them the necessary support to make this important national exercise successful.


HR Orients 2021 Retirees

The Division of Human Resource (HR), University of Education, Winneba (UEW), in collaboration with the Retirees’ Send-Off Planning Committee, has organised a two-day intensive training workshop for Senior Members, Senior and Junior Staff, who will be retiring from active service in September 2021.  

The workshop, which was held from Tuesday, 15th to Wednesday, 16th June, 2021, at the Registrar’s Conference Room, North Campus, Winneba, was aimed at orienting retirees on the benefits of retirement and to prepare them well for their retirement. 


Gender Mainstreaming Directorate Organises Conference for UEW Women Leaders

The Gender Mainstreaming Directorate in syndicate with the Local National Union of Ghana Students (L-NUGS) Women’s Commission and GRASAG Gender Commission has organised a day’s colloquium for University of Education, Winneba (UEW) women leaders. 

The conference, which took place on Friday, 11th June, 2021, at the Registrar’s Conference Room, North Campus, Winneba, was held under the theme “Women’s Journey to Leadership Challenges, Opportunities, Way Forward”. 


Faculty of Educational Studies Orients Students on Supported Teaching in Schools

Faculty of Educational Studies has organised a three-day faculty orientation on Supported Teaching in Schools (STS) for students of the departments of Basic Education, Early Childhood Care and Education, and Special Education. 

The seminar, which took place at Jophus Anamuah-Mensah Conference Centre Car Park, North Campus, Winneba, was under the theme “Effective STS partnership in schools: The role of the students and lecturers in promoting quality teaching”.


GRASAG-UEW Holds Research Seminar for Postgraduate Students

As part of their activities for the 2021 academic year, the Graduate Students Association of Ghana (GRASAG), University of Education, Winneba (UEW), organised a research seminar under the theme: “Critical Issues in Conducting Educational Research” for its members.

The seminar, which took place on Wednesday, 9th June, 2021, at Central Campus, primarily aimed at helping members appreciate the core issues in conducting research. 


Vacation Music Camp | 2021

The Department of Music Education, University of Education, Winneba is organizing a Vacation Music Camp during this long vacation.

It is an eight-week intensive preparation in Rudiments and Theory of Music combined with practical music-making activities.



Distribution of Award letters | Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship Fund | 2020/2021 Academic Year

The Management Board of the UEW Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship Fund is pleased to announce to the University community that per the recommendations received from the Scholarship Committee, the Board has awarded fresh scholarships to the under-listed students who applied for the scholarship in the 2020/2021 academic year.

Distribution of award letters and signing of Performance Agreement Forms is scheduled as follows:



Centre for African Studies, UEW Celebrates 2021 African Union Day

The Centre for African Studies (CAS), of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW), an interdisciplinary research and teaching centre with a focus on building knowledge on Africa, has organised a one-day seminar to deliberate on issues in education as a pathway to Africa integration. 

This was part of activities to mark the African Union (AU) Day. The seminar brought together academics, students and other persons interested in the development of Africa. 


Vacation Theatre Camp - 2021

The Department of Theatre Arts, University of Education, Winneba is organizing a Vacation Theatre Arts Camp during this long vacation.

It is intensive but interactive training on the introductive aspect of performance (Acting, Scriptwriting, Directing, TV/Film Production etc.)