For admission into any of the two M.Sc. programmes, candidates must possess a 2nd Class (Upper Division) Honours Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering. (for OHS relevant discipline will be considered) However, Industry/Company workers with minimum of 3 years cognate experience who possesses a 2nd Class (Lower Division) Honours degree with CumulativeGrade Point Average (CGPA) of 3.00 or above will be admitted. Requirement for Ph.D. admission is M.Sc. Degree with minimum CGPA of 4.00 out of 5.00 in Science, Engineering or relevant discipline.
The programme duration for M.Sc. full-time option is 12 calendar months and part-time option is 24 calendar months. The duration for Ph.D full-time option is a minimum of 24 calendar months while the part-time option is a minimum of 36 calendar months.
STRUCTURE OF PROGRAMME
The programme structure is modular in nature. Each module is taught for 40 hours per week, with continuous assessments and examination.For M.Sc., in addition to course work, there are group projects; internships /industrial site visits for practical experience and research work that runs concurrently.
Application Forms can be obtained from the Centre for Occupational Health, Safety & Environment, University of Port Harcourt or can be downloaded from here for MSc or here for PhD. Application fee is twenty-five thousand naira (₦25,000.00). Completed Application Form with accompanying documents should be returned to the Administrative Office, Centre for Occupational Health, Safety & Environment, University of Port Harcourt or sent via E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for submission is September 30, 2018. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview in October,2018.
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