University of Port Harcourt Rankings

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In the World#3168 of 14178
In Africa#50 of 1107
In Nigeria#9 of 157
In Port Harcourt#1 of 4

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Acceptance rate
5%
Enrollment
37,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
English

Publications & Citations

Publications
4,570
Citations
62,252

University of Port Harcourt majors

by publication count

Medicine
889
Chemistry
603
Biology
536
Environmental science
425
Geology
263
Business
209
Geography
189
Materials science
154
Engineering
154
Political science
139
Physics
128
Psychology
125
Economics
115
Mathematics
113
Sociology
103
Computer science
74
Art
16
History
16
Philosophy
12

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy851178
Medicine88834,103
Environmental science11813,001
History121877
Geology12221,425
Sociology12781,128
Political science1354473
Geography1583709
Art168319
Chemistry17967,941
Biology21434,734
Business2246464
Physics2296641
Engineering2447609
Economics2484273
Materials science25081,544
Mathematics3010470
Psychology452296
Computer science4574122

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19904592
199146121
199232153
199331172
199423158
199527197
199630228
199728218
199814226
199918214
200015256
200112234
200234276
200340295
200479326
200590512
200681600
200782748
200839748
2009551002
20101151248
20111431589
20122071849
20132083399
20142225657
20152727170
20163406743
20173116404
20183915144
20195135581
20204675843

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate5%
Admissions RequirementsUniversity Matriculation Examination (UME) following secondary school education
Academic CalendarOctober to July (October - February; April-July)
Enrollment37,500
Full time employee5,000
Student:staff ratio8:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$500$500
International students$500$500

University of Port Harcourt has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences++++
Postgraduate DiplomaEducation
Master's DegreeAccountancy, Agricultural Engineering, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering Management, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Fashion Design, Finance, Fine Arts, Geography, Geology, Health Education, Health Sciences, History, International Business, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Microbiology, Modern Languages, Nuclear Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Religion, Sociology, Sports, Statistics, Telecommunications Engineering, Textile Design, Theatre, Transport and Communications
Doctor of PhilosophyBiochemistry, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Design, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Finance, Fine Arts, Geography, Geology, Health Education, History, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Medicine, Microbiology, Modern Languages, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Political Sciences, Religion, Sociology, Statistics, Theatre

General info

Alternative namesUniport
Founded1975
WikipediaUniversity of Port Harcourt
AccreditationNational Universities Commission (NUC)
MottoFor Enlightenment and Self-Reliance
Colorsblue, white
Academic structureFaculty of Agriculture
College of Continuing Education
College of Health Sciences
Faculty of Dentistry
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Humanities
Institute of Science Laboratory Technology
Faculty of Management Sciences
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Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of African Universities (AAU)

Location and Contacts

AddressEast/West Road; PMB 5323 Choba
Port Harcourt, Rivers, 500001
Nigeria
City population1,006,000
Phone+234 (84) 230 890-99
Fax+234 (84) 230 903

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