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GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY

The University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) was established by an Act of Parliament, 2011 (Act 830). The University is a publicly funded institution of higher learning and research with additional mandate to provide leadership in the sciences, engineering, technology and management of energy and natural resources. The overall aim is to become a centre of excellence in these critical areas. The University approaches its programmes and research with strong emphasis on interdisciplinary collaboration in the areas of economics. Law and policy, management, science, technology and engineering as well as socio-political issues that affect energy and the management of natural resources. These objectives are pursued through student-centred didactic methods in research, teaching and learning. The University admitted its pioneering students of 154 in 2012 and currently has over 8,000 enrolled students pursuing various diploma, undergraduate and graduate programmes in the Sunyani and Dormaa campuses. Teaching and research activities are undertaken by committed faculty and supported by administrative staff to make sure that institutional aims and objectives are achieved.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS - Regular Applicants (Degree and Diploma)

(a) 4-Year Degree Programmes
i. SSSCE holders with credit passes (A-D) in English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies plus credit passes (A-D) in Three Elective subjects relevant to the programme of study with an aggregate score of 24 or better.

ii. WASSCE holders with credit passes (A1-C6) in English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies plus credit passes (A1-C6) in Three Elective subjects relevant to the programme of study with an aggregate score of 36 or better.

iii. GENERAL BUSINESS CERTIFICATE (GBCE) holders with credit passes (A-D) in six (6) subjects comprising three core subjects including English Language and Mathematics plus three (3) relevant elective subjects.

iv. ADVANCED LEVEL holders with credit in at least Five (5) subjects at the GCE ‘O’ Level (or its equivalent) including English and Mathematics, plus at least two passes in the subjects relevant to the programme of study.

v. FOREIGN APPLICANTS who have any of the above qualifications or their equivalences from an accredited/recognized institution.

vi. OTHER QUALIFICATIONS Other qualifications acceptable for consideration include International Baccalaureate (IB), IGCSE, American Grade 13 Examinations and other external qualifications which have equivalences to the WASSCE/SSSCE and the GCE (A Levels).

(b) 2-Year Diploma Programmes

(b) 2-Year Diploma Programmes
i. SSSCE holders with passes (A-E) in all subjects, including English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies plus 3 passes (A-E) in Three Elective subjects relevant to the programme of study.

ii. WASSCE holders with passes (A1-D7) in English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies plus passes (A1-D7) in Three Elective subjects relevant to the programme of study.
Sale of Vouchers The cost of an e-voucher is Two Hundred Ghana Cedis (GHS200).

Sale of Vouchers (Degree and Diploma)

The cost of an e-voucher is Two Hundred and Fifty Ghana Cedis (GHS200)

Top-Up Applicants (Weekend Top-Up and Regular Top-Up)

Higher National Diploma Holders in a related field with at least 2nd Class Lower Division. In addition, applicants must have acquired at least Two (2) years’ post HND working experience. ii. Diploma Holders in a related field with at least a Pass. In addition, applicants must have acquired at least Two (2) years’ post Diploma working experience.

Sale of Vouchers ( Weekend Top-Up and Regular Top-Up)

The cost of an e-voucher is Two Hundred and Fifty Ghana Cedis (GHS250)

Four (4) Year Weekend Degree Applicants

SSSCE holders with credit passes (A-D) in English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies plus credit passes (A-D) in Three Elective subjects relevant to the programme of study with an aggregate score of 24 or better. ii. WASSCE holders with credit passes (A1-C6) in English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies plus credit passes (A1-C6) in Three Elective Subjects relevant to the programme of study with an aggregate score of 36 or better. iii. GBCE Candidates: Credit Passes (A-D) in six (6) subjects comprising three core subjects including English Language and Mathematics plus three (3) relevant elective subjects iv. General Certificate of Education (GCE) Advanced Level Candidates: Passes in three (3) subjects (at least, one of the passes should be Grade D or better). Also, the applicant must have had credit passes (Grade 6) in five GCE Ordinary Level subjects including English Language, Mathematics and a Science subject (for non-science students) and an Arts subject (for Science students).

4-YEAR BSc. PROGRAMMES ( WEEKEND)
School of Engineering
• BSc. Mechanical Engineering

School of Sciences
• BSc. Computer Science
• BSc. Information Technology
School of Natural Resources
• BSc. Fire and Disaster Management
• BSc. Natural Resources Management (with options in)
 Ecotourism
 Fisheries and Aquaculture
 Forest Resource Management
 Land Reclamation and Restoration
 Social Forestry
• BSc. Hospitality Management
School of Management Sciences and Law
• BSc. Resource Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
School of Agriculture and Technology (Dormaa Ahenkro Campus)
• BSc. Agriculture with options in
 Animal Production
 Crop Production
 Horticulture

Sale of Vouchers ( 4 - Year Weekend Degree Applicants )

The cost of an e-voucher is Two Hundred and Fifty Ghana Cedis (GHS250)

Mature Applicants

Applicants must:
i. be at least 25 years old, and show proof of age with birth certificate or any legitimate documentary proof of date of birth which is at least 5 years old at the time of application;
ii. pass Mature Students’ Entrance Examinations conducted by the institution itself (English Language, Mathematics and an Aptitude Test).
iii. possess any of the following:
 SSSCE/WASSCE,  Teacher’s Cert. ‘A’  NVTI/NABPTEX Certificates

Sale of Vouchers ( Mature Applicants )

Applicants should purchase e-vouchers for Two Hundred and Fifty Ghana Cedis (GHS 250).

E-VOUCHER SALE POINTS

E-vouchers are on sale at the following points:
a. Finance Directorate, UENR Main Campus, Sunyani
b. UENR ACCRA OFFICE, located in the NCTE Building on the Trinity Avenue near Bawaleshi traffic light, East Legon (Contact person: Mr. Richard Hammond, Tel: 0246565451). c. GCB Bank Branches Nationwide.
d. GhanaPost Offices Nationwide

HOW TO COMPLETE THE ADMISSION PROCESS -MATURE APPLICANTS

All applicants are required to complete the online application registration at https://admissions.uenr.edu.gh/ using the Voucher Number and PIN.
Submission of Completed Application Forms
Two (2) copies of completed online application forms together with certified copies of result slips and birth certificates (Not Returnable) must reach
THE SENIOR ASSISTANT REGISTRAR
ACADEMIC AND STUDENTS’ AFFAIRS DIVISION
UNIVERSITY OF ENERGY AND NATURAL RESOURCES, SUNYANI
until May 08, 2020.
Applications that reach the University after this deadline will not be processed.

Preparatory Classes (Mature Applicants)

Applicants shall be invited to participate in mandatory preparatory classes to enable them prepare adequately for the entrance examination. The preparatory classes are scheduled for May 23-29, 2020 at the Sunyani Campus. The venues will be LT 1&2. Applicants would be required to pay Three Hundred Ghana Cedis (GHS 300) during the preparatory classes to cater for the preparatory classes and examination fees.
5.3 Entrance Examination
Applicants shall write the entrance examination (English Language, Mathematics and Aptitude Test) from May 30-31, 2020. Applicants who pass the entrance examination will be admitted into their chosen programmes.

Accommodation

Applicants who will need accommodation during the period are requested to contact the GETFund Hostel and make accommodation arrangements at reduced rates for students.

HOW TO COMPLETE THE ADMISSION PROCESS-OTHER APPLICANTS

All applicants are required to complete the online application registration at https://admissions.uenr.edu.gh/ using the Voucher Number and PIN.

FOREIGN APPLICANTS/GHANAIANS ABROAD

Foreign applicants and Ghanaians living abroad should email gilbert.mensah@uenr.edu.gh and receive details for the online application.

2020 WASSCE CANDIDATES

Candidates who will write the 2020 WASSCE can apply. Such applicants must update their online application with details of results immediately the WASSCE results are released.

FURTHER ENQUIRIES

For further enquiries, please visit the University’s website on www.uenr.edu.gh,

E- mail us at admissions@uenr.edu.gh

or

contact our Admissions Office on:

0352-290366/0263444440/0546300873 WhatsApp Line: 0553581475

PLEASE NOTE

ADMISSION TO THE UNIVERSITY IS TRANSPARENTLY ADMINISTERED WITHOUT ANY OTHER CONSIDERATIONS. ANY APPLICANT WHO MAKES ANY FORM OF SOLICITATION TO ANY PERSON FOR THE PURPOSE OF GAINING ADMISSION INTO THE UNIVERSITY DOES SO AT HIS/HER OWN RISK.