University of Energy and Natural Resources
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The University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) was established by an Act of Parliament, Act 830, 2011 on December 31, 2011. The University is a public funded national institution which seeks to provide leadership and management of energy and natural resources and be a centre of excellence in these critical areas. The University approaches its programmes and research emphasising interdisciplinary collaboration and taking into account, areas such as economics, law and policy, management, science, technology and engineering as well as social and political issues affecting energy and natural resources.
The University is a multi-campus set-up and currently has three campuses located in Sunyani, Nsoatre and Dormaa Ahenkro. The Sunyani campus which is approximately 85 acres is home to the School of Sciences; School of Natural Resources; School of Graduate Studies and the Main Administration of the University as well as the University Library.
- Official Website: http://uenr.edu.gh
Chairman of University Council: Prof J. S. K. Ayim
Vice Chancellor: Prof Harrison Kwame Dapaah
Pro Vice-Chancellor: Dr. E. Opuni-Frimpong
Registrar: Mr A.K. Boateng
SRC President: Mr Obed Boateng
Campuses: Sunyani, Nsoatre and Dormaa
School of Engineering;
1. BSc. Agricultural Engineering
2. BSc. Computer Engineering
3. BSc. Electrical and Electronic Engineering
4. BSc. Environmental Engineering
5. BSc. Mechanical Engineering
6. BSc. Petroleum Engineering
7. BSc. Renewable Energy Engineering
School of Sciences;
1. BSc. Actuarial Science
2. BSc. Chemistry
3. BSc. Computer Science
4. BSc. Information Technology
5. BSc. Mathematics
6. BSc. Statistics
School of Agriculture and Technology;
1. BSc. Agribusiness
2. BSc. Agriculture
School of Natural Resources;
1. BSc. Fire and Disaster Management
2. BSc. Hospitality Management
3. BSc. Resource Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
4. BSc. Natural Resources
School of Graduate Studies
1. PhD Social Forestry and Environmental Governance
2. MPhil Social Forestry and Environmental Governance
3. MSc/PhD Environmental Engineering Management
4. MSc/PhD Sustainable Energy Management
Admission is open to:
i. SSSCE holders with credit passes (A-D) in English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes (A-D) in Three Elective subjects relevant to the programme of study with an aggregate score of 24 or better.
ii. WASSCE holders with credit passes (A1-C6) in English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science plus credit passes (A1-C6) in Three Elective subjects relevant to the programme of study with an aggregate score of 36 or better.
iii. ADVANCED LEVEL holders with credit in at least Five (5) subjects at the GCE ‘O’ Level (or its equivalent) including English and Mathematics, plus at least two passes in the subjects relevant to the programme of study.
iv. HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA HOLDERS in a related course with at least 2nd Class Lower Division. In addition, applicants must have acquired at least Two (2) years post HND working experience.
v. UNIVERSITY DIPLOMA HOLDERS in a related course with at least a Pass. In addition, applicants must have acquired at least Two (2) years post Diploma working experience,
vi. MATURE STUDENTS. The applicant must have attained the age of 25 years by September 1, 2014, and show proof of the age with a birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of the date of birth. In addition, applicants should have at least credit passes in English Language and Mathematics in SSSCE/WASSCE or any other nationally recognised standard High School level examinations. In lieu of such qualification, applicants must pass a
Mature Students’ Entrance Examination conducted by the University in English Language, Mathematics and Aptitude Test.
vii. FOREIGN APPLICANTS and all others who have any of the above qualifications or their equivalencies from an accredited/recognised institution.
viii. OTHER QUALIFICATIONS Other qualifications acceptable for consideration include International Baccalaureate (IB), IGCSE, American Grade 13 Examinations and other external qualifications which have equivalences to the WASSCE/SSSCE and the GCE (A Levels).
Candidates with Science, General Arts, Visual Arts, Home Economics and General Agriculture background can apply for the BSc Hospitality Management and BSc Resource Enterprise and Entrepreneurship programmes.
Steps for Registration
STEPS FOR 2016/2017 SECOND SEMESTER REGISTRATION
STEP 1: PAYMENT OF FEES
Students who have not finish paying their fees are to pay their Academic Fees and Residential Facility User Fees (where applicable) EITHER by Money Order (obtained at Brong Ahafo Regional Post Office) OR through any branch of Zenith Bank, GCB Bank, Fidelity Bank or ECOBANK. Ensure that your Student Number and Programme are quoted correctly on all the bank pay-in-slip. Visit the website to see the Schedule of Fees for the 2015/2016 Academic Year.
Take the Academic Fees pay-in-slip(s) to the Finance Directorate for clearance.
STEP 2: ACADEMIC REGISTRATION FOR 2016/2017 SECOND SEMESTER REGISTRATION
Students who have been cleared by the Finance Directorate should proceed to undertake the Online Academic Registration from Monday, January 16, 2017- Friday, January 20, 2017. Late Registration (Monday, January 23, 2017- Wednesday, January 25, 2017 attracts a fine of GH¢100.00 PER DAY.
A copy of the printed registration slip should then be submitted to the HOD’s Offices of their respective Schools. Registration of Students Closes on Wednesday, January 25, 2017
LECTURES FOR SECOND SEMESTER BEGINS ON MONDAY, JANUARY 23, 2017.
ALFRED O. APPIAH
(ACADEMIC & STUDENTS’ AFFAIRS)
The University of Energy and Natural Resources has a GETFund Hostel on Campus which has 176 inhabitable rooms and can comfortably accommodate a maximum of 668 students. Each apartment is made up of two rooms with one common toilet and bath. The UENR hostel has state-of- the-art facilities made accessible to students. It includes an air-conditioned study room, wireless internet, a hall for church services and other meetings, two separate television rooms for male and female students, a basketball court, volleyball court, tennis court, Football Park, restaurant, barbering shops and hairdressing salon. The University’s policy on accommodation requires all students admitted to living in and on-campus residence hostel for the first year. Applicants who may wish to be considered for hostel accommodation are to indicate the request on their application form. Such applicants, when admitted, would pay the appropriate Residential Facility User Fees.
General Contact Information
Telephone: +233-302742855 (ext 1013)
Location: Registrar’s Office