The University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR), a publicly funded institution was established by an Act of Parliament, Act 830 (2011) with a mandate to promote the development of human resources and skills required to solve the critical energy and natural resource challenges in Ghana. Under the Act, the University Governing Council, is the highest decision making body. The University Council is empowered by the Act to provide strategic direction in areas of property, revenue, expenditure, business and other matters within the context of power accorded it. The Council has the following membership:

Members of the University Council


Prof. Ambrose K. Tuah Chairman
Prof. Harrison K. Dapaah Vice-Chancellor
Dr. Clara Ohenewaa Benneh Government Nominee
Prof. Emmanuel Kenneth Agyei Government Nominee
Hon. Patrick Bogyako-Saime Government Nominee
Dr. Benard Okoe Boye Government Nominee
Mrs. Sheila Naah Boamah              Representative, NCTE
Rev. Sr. Benedicta Uzokwe CHASS Representative
Prof. Adebayo F. Adekoya Rep., Convocation (Professorial)
Dr. Eric O. Antwi Rep., Convocation (Non-professorial)
Prof. Nana Sarfo Derkyi Representative, UTAG
Mr. Hamidu Alhassan Representative, TEWU
Mr. Murdock Yeboah Representative, Undergraduate Students
Mr. Dickson Kyere-Duah Representative, Postgraduate Students
Lewis Amankona Representative, Alumni
Mr. Ben Appiah-Kubi Ag. Registrar/Secretary to Council
Prof. E. Opuni-Frimpong Pro Vice Chancellor
Mr. Albert B. Abdulai Director of Finance