NEW READ: (DEADLINE NOW 28th September, 2018) ADMISSION INTO POST GRADUATE PROGRAMMES FOR 2018/2019 SESSION

ADMISSION INTO POST GRADUATE PROGRAMMES FOR 2018/2019 SESSION

NOTE: (DEADLINE NOW 28TH SEPTEMBER, 2018)

1:ONLINE APPLICATION PORTAL IS NOW OPEN.  ALL APPLICANTS MUST FILL OUR ONLINE APPLICATION BEFORE PROCEEDING TO MAKE PAYMENT.

PORTAL WILL BE SHUT DOWN ON FRIDAY 28TH SEPTEMBER, 2018

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INTRODUCTION            

The Centre for Gas, Refining and Petrochemicals (CGRP) is one of the NUC-Accredited Centres of Excellence, University of Port Harcourt. The Centre runs a Professional M.Sc. Programme in Gas, Refining and Petrochemical Processing. Our Post-Graduate programme is industry-driven and the curriculum is drawn to impart entrepreneurial skills in our graduates. Twenty percent (20%) of the lectures are taught by industry professionals with cognate experience and qualifications; sixty percent (60%) by University of Port Harcourt, and twenty percent (20%) by collaborating university Professors nationwide in the relevant specializations.

AIM/OBJECTIVE

The aim of this Professional Gas, Refining and Petrochemicals Master’s Degree Programme is to provide graduates with broad-based training required for sound refining and processing of crude oil and natural gas.  The programme will produce competent and industry-ready Gas, Refining and Petrochemical Processing graduates that will be fully prepared to work in the oil and gas industry at local and international levels. The students will be taught jointly by Lecturers from Nigerian Universities, Professors from oversea countries, as well as experts from the petroleum industry within and outside Nigeria.  The programme will be executed under five modules, namely: General, Refining, Gas & Petrochemicals, Modeling & Design, and Project Modules which is culminated by an MSc dissertation.
 

On completion of this Programme, the Graduates will among other skills, be able to:

  • Understand different energy types and role of fossil fuels in global energy mix
  • Grasp hydrocarbon chemistry and sequence of crude oil processing operations, including crude oil distillation, refinery equipment, and flow sheet.
  • Work on systems of energy recovery networks for refinery and petrochemicals, including monitoring tools
  • Learn about petrochemical and natural gas industry and processes, including economic and contractual aspects of the natural gas industry
  • Understand major polymer types, plastics, additives and modifiers
  • Appreciate conversion processes, including catalytic reforming, and effect of catalysis on reaction rates.
  • Work on heat exchangers and their design systems.
  • Understand reaction systems, including process flow and control, corrosion, and maintenance of equipment.
  • Practice process modeling and simulation of refinery/petrochemical systems
  • Understand key goal settings in project management, process system optimization, energy economic and supply chain management, entrepreneurship, and some business theories and models.

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Candidates must possess Bachelor’s degree in Chemical/Petrochemical, Gas Engineering, or related courses with a minimum of Second Class Honours (Upper Division).  Industry/Company workers with 5 years cognate experience who possess Second Class Honours (Lower Division) with Cumulative Grade Point Average, CGPA of 3.0 and above will also be considered.
 

PROGRAMME DURATION 

The duration of the programme shall be for 12 calendar months of intensive full-time study. Industry/Company workers can equally attend modular/sandwich programmes and accumulate credits.

 

AWARD OF DEGREE

Successful students at the end of the programme shall receive an M.Sc. degree Certificate in Gas, Refining and Petrochemicals of the University of Port Harcourt.

 

APPLICATION FEE

A non- refundable Application Fee of twenty thousand naira (=N= 20, 000) in certified bank draft made payable to the Centre for Gas, Refining & Petrochemicals, University of Port Harcourt, Payment can also be made online via http://www.cgrpng.org/payments.  

Bank deposit could be made. details below

Accout number: 1017464139
Account Name:  Centre for Gas, Refining & Petrochemicals, University of Port Harcourt
Bank Name: UBA

Application Form can be obtained on-line from www.cgrpng.org. The Form should be completed and submitted online. A hard copy of the completed Form along with the Bank Draft should also be submitted in person or via courier to: The Director, Centre for Gas, Refining & Petrochemicals,  University of Port Harcourt, on or before Friday September 28th, 2018. 

 

Important dates to remember: (Any change will be communicated by e-mail)

 

  • Completed Application Forms must be returned to The Director, Center for Gas, Refining & Petrochemicals, University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt on or before Friday 28th September, 2018.
  • Oral Interview date for short-listed candidates will be communicated via email/sms
  • Names of short-listed candidates will be displayed on the CGRP Website www.cgrpng.org.
  • Academic activities will commence in November, 2018.
  • For enquiries, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

DETAILED Method of Application

  1. Application form is to be filled online.
  2. Completed copy should be printed from the applicants email address.

  3. The Hardcopy application form should also be printed and filled.

  4. A non-refundable Application Fee of N20,000 (Twenty Thousand Naira) in certified bank draft made payable to the Centre for Gas, Refining and Petrochemicals, University of Port Harcourt or Payment made online via Debit card( www.cgrpng.org/payments)

    Bank deposit could be made. details below

    Accout number: 1017464139
    Account Name:  Centre for Gas, Refining & Petrochemicals, University of Port Harcourt
    Bank Name: UBA

THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS SHOULD BE SUBMITTED AFTER THE ONLINE APPLICATION 

  1. A) A handwritten letter stating your reasons for applying.
  2. B) Curriculum vitae of ONE PAGE ONLY.
  3. C) Copies of the Credentials i.e. WAEC, GCE, NYSC Discharge Certificate & University degrees, etc and, if applicable, an attestation of attendance at an educational establishment.
  4. D) Detailed records of results (TRANSCRIPT)
  5. E) Two recent identity photographs with your last name and first name on the back.
  6. F) Bank draft
  7. G) NAMES AND ADDRESSES OF TWO REFEREES:

- An academic (Lecturer, Head of Department, Professor)

- A corporate officer (clergy, employer, training period supervisor, etc.).

 

The completed Application Forms should be submitted with the bank draft at the CENTRE FOR GAS, REFINING AND PETROCHEMICALS office or be sent by courier service. 

ADDRESS YOUR ENVELOPE TO:

THE DIRECTOR, 
CENTRE FOR GAS, REFINING AND PETROCHEMICALS, UNIPORT,  
NLNG CENTRE FOR GAS, REFINING AND PETROCHEMICALS COMPLEX, 
ALONG EAST/WEST ROAD,
CHOBA

Signed:
Dorcas Otto (Mrs.)
Registrar

     

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