The University of Port Harcourt’s Centre for Information and Telecommunication Engineering (CITE) is pleased to announce the opening of applications for its range of postgraduate programs for the 2023/2024 academic year. CITE, established by the Senate of the University of Port Harcourt on 29 January 2014, provides a pioneering University-Industry collaborative postgraduate experience, designed to produce highly skilled professionals in ICT, Automation, and Telecommunications.
|PGD, M.Sc., Ph.D. in ICT and Engineering
|2023/2024 Academic Year
|🏫 CITE UNIPORT
|Centre for Information & Telecommunication Engineering
|🌐 Apply Online
|💼 Programme Length
|12 months to 84 months depending on the program
|💳 Application Fee
|N20,000 for M.Sc./PGD, N30,000 for Ph.D.
|Provided telephone numbers for inquiries
|Not specified, check the website for updates
Why Choose CITE at UNIPORT?
Unique Selling Points of CITE
- Recognised Qualifications: Graduates will be awarded a postgraduate degree by the University of Port Harcourt along with professional certification from Telecom/Instrumentation industry partners.
- Uninterrupted Learning: Programmes are not affected by industrial strikes, ensuring consistent educational progress.
- Industry-Expert Lectures: Benefit from hands-on instruction delivered by experts from both academia and industry.
- Resources and Opportunities: Enjoy access to complimentary internet services, research grants, and potential employment opportunities.
- Practical Exposure: Gain hands-on experience with live industrial stations and on-the-job training.
- Flexible Learning: Experience a well-structured timetable with the option of on-site or online learning and free lunch provided.
Postgraduate Programs Offered
- PGD in Information and Telecommunication Engineering
- M.Sc in Information and Telecommunication Engineering
- M.Sc in Intelligent Control and Instrumentation Engineering
- Ph.D. in Information Systems Engineering
- Ph.D in Communication Engineering
- For PGD: A Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of Third Class Honours or HND with Upper Credit in Engineering or related fields is required.
- For M.Sc Programs: A Bachelor’s Degree with at least a 2.50 CGPA on a 5.00 scale in relevant fields. Candidates with a PGD and IT experience are also considered.
- For Ph.D. Programs: A Master’s Degree with a 3.50 CGPA on a 5.00 scale in relevant fields, alongside five O’ level credits including English, Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry.
- PGD Programme: 12 Calendar Months
- M.Sc Full-Time Program: 12 Calendar Months
- M.Sc Weekend Program: 100 Weekends
- Ph.D. Full-Time Program: Minimum 24 to a maximum of 60 Calendar Months
- Ph.D Part-Time Program: Minimum 36 to a maximum of 84 Calendar Months
- How to Apply: Prospective students can apply online at CITE UNIPORT’s Admission Portal or visit the CITE office at the University.
- Application Fee: N20,000 for M.Sc and PGD Programmes; N30,000 for the Ph.D. Program, payable via Bank Draft to CITE.
Contact for Enquiries
- For any questions, reach out to the following numbers: 08066302577, 08032686763, 08036760847.
The Centre for Information and Telecommunication Engineering at UNIPORT is committed to offering a robust educational foundation, practical skills, and research opportunities to propel your career forward in the rapidly evolving fields of ICT and engineering. This is your opportunity to join a community of scholars and professionals driving innovation. Apply now to take the next step in your academic and professional journey.