UTAG officially calls off strike

The University Teachers Association of Ghana UTAG has officially called off its strike indefinitely following the outcome of the meeting with the government. The Teacher Union embark on a strike because of the poor condition the government provides for University teachers. The UTAG made a decision on 10th January 2022 to resume its strike as … Read more

UTAG officially suspends strike for 2 weeks

The University Teachers Association of Ghana UTAG has officially suspended its strike after its executives held an emergency meeting today as scheduled. According to the press, the executives of UTAG considered quite a number of factors before coming to a conclusion to call off the strike. The Teacher Union embarked on strike on 10th January … Read more

UTAG threatens to strike on 10th January if government fails to adhere to the agreeed timelines

The University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) has threatened the government to resume strike if government fails to comply to the agreed timelines. The UTAG claimed that government has failed to comply to the agreed salary since 2012. The Teacher Union embarked on two weeks strike last year to display their sentiments to the government. … Read more

Nine-member ITECPD-UEW Gender Equality and Social Inclusion Committee Inaugurated

The Institute for Teacher Education and Continuing Professional Development (ITECPD), University of Education, Winneba (UEW), has organised a two-day workshop for Gender Equality and Social Inclusion (GESI) Committee members and gender experts from the College of Education. The two-day workshop, which took place from Monday, 20th to Tuesday, 21st December, 2021, at the Gloriaka Hotel, Winneba, witnessed … Read more

From Selling ‘Bofrot’ to UEW First-Class Graduate: Meet Determined Single Mother Priscilla Akwagu

Priscilla Akwagu is a single mother who has graduated with a first-class degree from the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) in Ghana She sold buffloaf to finance her education while combining her studies with her small business. Despite the rounds of difficulties, she persevered and finally completed the four-year programme with impressive honours. Priscilla Akwagu, … Read more

UEW seeks government’s support to help resolve its accommodation challenges on campus

The University of Education, Winneba (UEW), has sorted the help of the government to resolve its accommodation challenges as it has become a problem for both staff and students. According to the university, the prices of hostel and accommodation in the Winneba municipal, it has skyrocketed with the poor condition of housing has really become … Read more

UEW Introduces 62 New Academic Programmes

The University of Education, Winneba (UEW), has introduced 62 new academic programmes in fulfilment of its vision to expand the institution and to meet various professional interests and areas of specialisation with the demands of the contemporary global environment in focus. The new programmes consist of two Doctor of Philosophy programmes, 22 Master of Philosophy … Read more