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ADMISSION OF CANDIDATES TO RESEARCH/HIGHER DEGREE PROGRAMMES

2016/2017 ACADEMIC YEAR

The University of Energy and Natural Resources, a public funded university with the main campus at Sunyani has received a special grant to undertake research in key areas of Management of Energy and Natural Resources.

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for admission to MSc/MPhil/ PhD programmes in;

  1. Environmental Engineering Management
  2. Sustainable Energy Management
  3. Social Forestry and Environmental Governance

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  1. MSc/MPhil Programmes

i. MSc Environmental Engineering Management

To be eligible for admission into the Master’s Research Degree programme in Environmental Engineering Management, candidates should possess a Bachelor Degree from a recognized university in the relevant field of study in (Natural Sciences or Engineering) with a minimum of Second Class (Lower Division). However, a candidate with lower qualifications and with a minimum of three years cognate experience may be admitted after interview to a Non-Research Master’s degree.

ii. MSc Sustainable Energy Management

To be eligible for admission into the Master’s Research Degree programme in Sustainable Energy Management, candidates should possess a Bachelor Degree from a recognized university in the relevant field of study in (Natural Sciences/Engineering/Renewable Energy Technologies/Relevant Social Sciences options) with a minimum of Second Class (Lower Division). However, a candidate with lower qualifications and with a minimum of three years cognate experience may be admitted after interview to a Non-Research Master’s degree.

iii.      MPhil Social Forestry and Environmental Governance

To be eligible for admission into the Master’s of Philosophy Research Degree programme in Social Forestry and Environmental Governance, candidates should possess a Bachelor Degree from a recognized university in the relevant field of study in (Natural Sciences/Planning/Social Sciences/Human Geography and Agriculture) with a minimum of Second Class (Lower Division). However, a candidate with lower qualifications and with a minimum of three years cognate experience may be admitted after interview to a Non-Research Master’s degree.

  1. PhD Programme

To be eligible to the Doctor of Philosophy degree programmes (as stated for the MSc programmes), the candidate should possess a Master’s degree from a recognized University in the relevant field of study. However an exceptional second year MPhIl/MSc student may be upgraded into the PhD programme upon recommendation from the Department and School Board.

MODE OF STUDY

The mode of study is open to Weekend Only

MODE OF APPLICATION

  1. Candidates must purchase a Bank Draft from any of the following banks; Zenith Bank, GCB Bank and Ecobank
  2. Candidate should then proceed to the online admission HERE and begin the application process.

    3. Once the process has been completed, the candidate must print out 3 copies of the completed application form from the portal and submit them to the SCHOOL OF GRADUATE STUDIES, UNIVERSITY OF ENERGY AND NATURAL RESOURCES, SUNYANI-GHANA with all relevant documents (GHȼ250.00 Bank Draft and photocopies of Certificates, Recommendation Letter and a Transcript)

APPLICATION FEE

GHȼ 250.00 strictly by Bank Draft payable to UNIVERSITY OF ENERGY AND NATURAL RESOURCES, SUNYANI-GHANA.

FOREIGN APPLICANT

Candidates must make payment of application fee of $250 to any of the following account numbers:
Dollar Account (Ecobank) – 1094467458101
Euro Account (Ecobank) – 1094467458102
2. Applicant should scan receipt of payment and email it to graduate.admissions@uenr.edu.gh

3. The University will confirm payment in 24 hours and send a CODE to applicant to proceed to the online admission  and begin the application process.

 4. Once the process has been completed, the candidate must print out 3 copies of the completed application form from the portal and submit them to the SCHOOL OF GRADUATE STUDIES, UNIVERSITY OF ENERGY AND NATURAL RESOURCES, SUNYANI-GHANA with all relevant documents (photocopies of Certificates, Recommendation Letter and a Transcript).

STUDY LOCATION

University of Energy and Natural Resources, Main Campus, Sunyani-Ghana

APPLICATION DEADLINE           Friday 16th September, 2016

START OF PROGRAMME             Saturday, September 17, 2016

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