University of Port Harcourt
Master of Science in Energy Access & Renewable Energy Technology (MSc. EA-RET)
This renewable energy technology programme run by the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) is the first of its kind in Nigeria. The course is designed to equip students with advanced knowledge and skills to develop successful careers in the rapidly growing energy access sector of Nigeria and Sub-Saharan Africa. Students will learn about photovoltaic systems, bioenergy systems, wind power systems, hydroelectricity as well as developing their own models for sustainable rural electrification projects that are affordable and appropriate.
Program duration: 1.5 years
Program structure: 2 semesters (year 1) of coursework (11x block courses); Internship and MSc dissertation run concurrently in semester 3 (year 2)
Program contact: Dr. Ogheneruona Diemuodeke
Website: MSc. EA-RET, UNIPORT