UNIPORT Institute for Engineering, Technology and Innovation Management UNIPORT 2018/2019 (METI) Graduate Programmes Admission Form
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for
admission into the following Graduate Programmes of the School of
Graduate Studies, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria:
- Master of Engineering (M.Eng) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Engineering Management
- Master of Science (M.Sc.), Master of Engineering (M.Eng) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Technology Management
- Master of Science (M.Sc.) and Master of Engineering (M.Eng) in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Management.
above Graduate Programmes are run by the Institute for Engineering,
Technology and Innovation Management (METI) of the University of Port
Harcourt through a co-operative arrangement with the Graduate School of
Technology Management of the University of Pretoria, South Africa.
are professional programmes which aim to provide Science-, Engineering-
and Technology-oriented graduates with sound and sustainable management
principles to engender appropriate behavioural preferences that will
promote successful scientific, engineering and Technology-related
ventures. The curricula for the programmes emphasise the significance of
Networking of Systems of Innovation. Learning will be facilitated by
lecturers from the University of Port Harcourt, University of Pretoria,
as well as experts drawn from the industry and the public service both
within Nigeria and other countries of the world. Each domain programme
consists of six common and two elective courses, plus a substantive
research project. Each module is delivered in a block-release mode,
moderated by international external examiners.
On completion of a programme of study, each graduate should, among other skills, be able to:
due diligence, risk and techno-economic evaluation and valuation of
Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) situations.
- Supervise and manage multidisciplinary Science, Engineering and Technology projects.
- Adopt innovative approaches towards sustainable management of Science, Engineering and Technology facilities.
General Admission Requirements:
for admission must possess Ordinary Level Credit Passes in Five
subjects, including English Language, Mathematics, Physics and
Chemistry; and any one of: Further Mathematics, Technical Drawing,
Biology and Agricultural Science.
Requirements for Masters (M.Sc./M.Eng) Programme
for admission into any of the Master’s Degree Programmes must possess a
minimum of Bachelor’s Degree, with a Second Class Honours, Upper
Division (21) in Engineering or Technology. Consideration may
be given to sponsored employees who possess Second Class Honours, Lower
Division with CGPA well above 3.00 on a 5-point scale and a minimum of 5
years working experience in a supervisory position.
Requirements for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Programme
for admission into any of the PhD Degree Programmes must possess the
Master’s Degree in the relevant area from the University of Port
Harcourt or any other recognised University, with an average Cumulative
Grade Point Average (CGPA) of at least 4.00 on a 5-point scale or 3.20
on a 4-point scale (corresponding to an average score of a B Grade). In
addition, the candidates must score at least 60% in the PhD admission
interview and should possess a minimum of 5 years working experience in
supervisory positions in the private or public sector.
Duration of Programme:
M.Sc. and M.Eng programmes may be completed in a minimum of 24 months.
The PhD programme, on the other hand, may be completed in not less than 36 months.
Award of Degrees:
on entry qualifications and programme of study, a successful candidate
shall receive the M.Sc. or M.Eng or PhD awarded by the University of
Method of Application:
Information for Applicants and Application Form may be downloaded from www.uniport.edu.ng and may also be obtained from METI Office, Room 321 (2nd Floor), ETF Building, University Park, University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt.
A non-refundable application fee of
N20,000.00 (twenty thousand naira) in certified bank draft or by electronic transfer should be made payable to Institute of Engineering, Technology and Innovation Management, University of Port Harcourt.
Application Forms with Bank Drafts or evidence of e-transfer must be
returned to METI Office, ETF Building, University Park, University of
- Deadline for submission of Application Form is Friday, 12th April, 2019.
- For enquires, please contact +2348036773267, +2348134967535, +2348033086296 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org