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:

NAME STATUS REPRESENTATION
Prof. Ambrose Kwame Tuah Chairman President’s Nominee
Prof Harrison Kwame Dapaah Member Vice – Chancellor
Dr. Clara Ohenewa Benneh Member Government Nominee
Hon. Patrick Boakye-Siame Member Government Nominee
Hon Dr. Benard Okoe Boye Member Government Nominee
Mr. Christian Addai-Poku Member Government Nominee
Mrs. Sheila Naah Boamah Member Representative,NCTE
Rev. Sir. Benedicta Uzokwe Member CHASS Representative
Prof. Adebayo F. Adekoya Member Convocation (Professorial)
Dr. Eric O. Antwi Member Convocation (Non-professorial)
Prof. Nana Sarfo Derkyi Member Representative,UTAG
Mr. Caeser  Agana Member Representative,TEWU
Mr. Joseph Adomako Junior Member Representative,Undergraduate Students
Mr. Dickson Kyere-Duah Member Representative,Postgraduate Students
Lewis Amankona Member Representative,Alumni
Mr. Solomon Panford Member Registrar/Secretary to Council

In Attendance     

Prof. E. Opuni-Frimpong            Pro Vice Chancellor

Mr Albert B. Abdulai                   Director of Finance

Mr. Ben Appiah-Kubi                  University Relations