The National Universities Commission (NUC) has granted Maritime University, Okerenkoko, Delta State, permission to run graduate degree programmes beginning from the 2017/2018 academic session. This also implies that the University can now admit JAMB candidates. All members of the general public are hereby informed.
The Faculties of Transport, Engineering and Environmental Management have all been approved by the NUC. See further information below concerning courses that have been approved as well. Kindly scroll down.
The NUC approved that academic activities commence in three faculties namely; Transport, Engineering and Environmental Management.
The Faculty of Transport has four departments, namely: Nautical Science, Transport Logistics Management, Marine Economics and Finance, and Port Management.
The Faculty of Engineering has five departments – Marine Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Petroleum and Gas Engineering, and the Faculty of Environmental Management has four departments: Environmental Management and Pollution, Meteorology and Climate Change, Fisheries and Aquaculture, and Marine Geology.
A statement by the media aide to the vice president Laolu Akande says the gesture was in line with the Buhari administration’s new vision to develop the Niger Delta region and the Maritime University will be extended all privileges accorded to other Federal Universities.