December 2022

CODeL Organises Seminar for Coordinators and Administrators

The College for Distance and e-Learning (CODeL), University of Education, Winneba (UEW), has organised a seminar to evaluate the year's work and develop plans for the ensuing year, 2023. The seminar, organised for study centre coordinators and administrators, was held at the Gloriaka Hotel in Winneba.


UEW Student Adjudged Overall Winner of GESS Awards

A Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Art Education student, Mr. Ebenezer Kojo Otoo of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW), has been adjudged the ultimate winner of an international award organised by the Global Educational Supplies and Solutions (GESS) in collaboration with the United Arab Emirates Ministry of Education.

Mr. Otoo emerged the overall winner of the prestigious "Lifetime Achievement Award" at a ceremony held in Dubai.



UEW Vice-Chancellor Celebrates University Community at 2022 Carols Service

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW), Prof. Mawutor Avoke, has commended staff, students and other members of the university community for their commitment and support in chalking up the university's successes for 2022.

Reflecting on the university's activities during the year, he underscored the need for members of the university community to celebrate their collective accomplishments.  


Botchwey, G., Nest, M., & D'Emidio, R. (2022). Working with legal small-scale miners: Implications for development. Journal of International Development, 1–15. jid.3726

Development initiatives focused on illegal artisanal and
small-scale mining (ASM) typically assume that formalisation
will address environmental degradation and poverty.
But there is little research on legal small-scale miners'
(SSMs) perceptions of their environmental impacts, or on
demographic characteristics that should inform development
programmes. Based on a survey of 137 legal SSMs,
this study analysed the perceptions and practices of legal
SSMs within the context of an accountability, rule of law


Admissions For 2022/2023 Academic Year

Following the release of the 2022 West African Senior School Certificate Examination Results, the admissions office, UEW wishes to inform all those who applied to the University of Education, Winneba as awaiting results applicants to kindly visit their application portals and upload/update their application records.

Steps for uploading results or updating application records are available at


UEW-HPERS Organises Second Hydrotherapy Workshop

The Department of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Sports (HPERS), University of Education, Winneba (UEW), in collaboration with the Ghana Footvolley Association and Beit Issie Shapiro, has held its second hydrotherapy course for civil servants and members of the armed forces.

The four-day workshop, which took place at the HPERS Gym for the theory sessions and the Sir Charles Beach/Olympic Arena for the practical sessions, from Monday, 21st to Thursday, 24th November, 2022, trained participants to practise the Halliwick concept of hydrotherapy in Ghana.