2019/2020 Ph.D Admission
The World Bank Africa Centre of Excellence in Oilfield Chemicals Research (ACE-CEFOR), University of Port Harcourt (UniPort) was established in 2013 to support quality postgraduate training and manpower development in Africa. The ACE-CEFOR offers international graduate programmes for sustainable development in the petroleum industry and is well-positioned to deliver high quality professional services to the oil and gas sector through capacity building/cutting-edge research for addressing regional development challenges.
Ph.D PROGRAMME in PETROLEUM STUDIES and RELATED DISCIPLINES
The objective of the programme is to commit intelligent and talented young men and women within the African region to solving the diverse problems in the oil and gas, and allied industries. The doctoral degree programmes are offered in the following areas: (1) Petroleum Engineering; (2) Chemical Engineering; (3) Petroleum/Energy Economics; (4) Geosciences; (5) Environmental Technology and Management (6) Occupational Health and Safety; (7) Microbiology; (8) Oilfield Chemistry, (9) Plant Science and Biotechnology, (10) Other related Science and Engineering Courses.
- Candidates with relevant M.Sc degree of the University of Port Harcourt with a CGPA of 4.0 and above on a scale of 5, and a minimum CGPA of 3.0 on a scale of 5 in their first degree or its equivalent degree from any accredited institution.
- Candidates must also possess the minimum entry requirements with, at least, a credit pass in Mathematics and English Language in their Ordinary Level certificates.
Duration of Programme
Minimum of twenty-four (24) and maximum of forty-eight (48) Calendar months of intensive modular taught courses and industry-relevant research project.
A non-refundable application fee of twenty thousand naira (₦20,000.00) or one hundred US dollars (US $100) in certified bank draft or online transfer payable to:
U & C Microfinance Bank Uniport, Account Number: 0152845011.
Payment can also be made online at www.aceceforuniport.edu.ng/admissions
Applicants should visit our websites https://www.aceceforuniport.edu.ng/admissions to Pay online, fill the Application form online. Completed forms plus supporting documents with bank draft or evidence of e-payment enclosed should be submitted in person or mail to: The Centre Leader, ACE-CEFOR Office, Opposite Choba Police Station, East-West Road, UniPort on or before Friday, 27th March 2020.
Dates to Note
Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed/present research proposal by April 2020; List of admitted candidates uploaded on www.aceceforuniport.edu.ng by April 2020. Lectures will commence, in May 2020.
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