The Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun (FUPRE) has secured the approval of the National Universities Commission to commence seven (7) new academic programmes effective from the 2020/2021 academic session, This followed the successful resource verification visit of the Commission to the University.
The Vice-Chancellor would kindly recall that a resource verification visit was carried out by panels of experts to some proposed academic programmes in Federal University of Petroleum Resources Effurun, Delta State with a view to assessing the human and material resources available for their establishment.
I am directed to inform the Vice-Chancellor that the Executive Secretary has considered and approved the establishment of the full-time mode of the following undergraduate and postgraduate Programmes, to be run in the Main campus of the University, effective from 2020/2021 academic session.
- B.Eng Civil Engineering
- B.Eng Computer Engineering
- Masters in Environmental Policy and Regulations
- B.sc Statistics
- B.Eng Petrochemical Engineering
- B.sc Science Laboratory Technology
- B.Eng Natural Gas Engineering
However, M.Sc Oil and Gas was not approved because there is no BMAS for it.
I am to add that the approval does not cover the part-time mode of delivery of the programmes. All programmes shall bear only the approved titles and nomenclatures and any change will require re-approval of the commission