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SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES HOLDS ITS MAIDEN ANNUAL COLLOQUIUM

The School of Arts and Social Sciences (SASS) on Thursday, July 28, 2022, held its first Annual Colloquium. The programme, which took place at the Tyco City Hotel, Sunyani was on the theme, “Sustainable Development in Ghana through the generation of knowledge in Arts and Social Sciences”. In his welcome address, the Head of Department […]

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UENR TO PARTNER KOFI VINYO COMPANY LIMITED TO BRIDGE THE GAP BETWEEN INDUSTRY AND ACADEMIA

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR), Prof. Elvis Asare-Bediako on Thursday, 28th July 2022, led the Department of Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering (DABE) to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Kofi Vinyo Company Limited (KVCL) to create a platform for research and knowledge sharing between academia and the agricultural […]

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UENR VICE-CHANCELLOR AWARDED CHEMISTRY AMBASSADOR IN GHANA

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR), Prof. Elvis-Asare-Bediako has been awarded as Chemistry Ambassador in Ghana for the American Chemistry Society (ACS). He would serve as a role model for the younger generation to encourage them to have an interest in the study of Chemistry at all levels of education.  […]

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RESUMPTION OF LECTURES FOR STUDENTS AT THE CENTRE FOR DISTANCE EDUCATION AND E-LEARNING

Dear All, This is to inform the University Community that teaching and learning activities for Distance Education Students for the Second Semester of the 2021/2022 Academic Year will begin on Saturday, July 9 and Sunday, July 10 2022. Please find the attached notice for further details. Thank you. CeDEEL NOTICE 15

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“ADMINISTRATORS’ WORK WOULD BECOME OBSOLETE IF NEW TRENDS ARE NOT PRACTICED” DR. GEORGE K. ANANE ENVISIONS

The Ag. Head of Academic and Students’ Affairs Division of the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) and President of the Ghana Association of University Administrators (GAUA)-UENR Chapter, Dr. George Kwadwo Anane has said the administrative profession in recent time is experiencing a fast technological change in its nature of operations. According to him, […]

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GI-KACE SIGNS MOU WITH UENR TO CONDUCT RESEARCH IN EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES

A Memorandum of Understanding between The Ghana-India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence (GI-KACE) in ICT and the Department of Computer and Electricals Engineering of the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR), Sunyani was signed to jointly conduct research in emerging technologies to identify ICT needs leading to the development of solutions. The Vice-Chancellor of […]

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UENR HOLDS DISCUSSIONS WITH INDIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER TO JOINTLY TRAIN STAFF AND STUDENTS

The University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) represented by the Acting Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Adebayo Felix Adekoya and the Indian High Commissioner, H.E Mr. Sugandh Rajaram has held collaborative discussions to jointly train staff and students in UENR and Indian Universities. This bilateral talk took place at a meeting held on Monday, June 13, 2022, […]

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UENR ADOPTS BASIC SCHOOL AS GATEWAY TO GREENING BONO SCHOOLS

To ensure the sustainability of the government’s flagship programme to Green Ghana, the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) has adopted its Basic School as the gateway to greening schools in the Bono Region. As part of the initiative, the students when celebrating their birthdays will be supported by their parents to plant trees, […]

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UENR GETS GLOBAL SUPPORT TO HOST POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES ON GEO-LDN

  The Group on Earth Observation Land Degradation Neutrality (GEO-LDN) Secretariat, hosted by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), expresses its strong support for the international postgraduate programme on LDN hosted at the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR), Sunyani – Ghana. This was made known when the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Elvis Asare-Bediako led […]

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REQUEST FOR NATIONAL SERVICE PERSONNEL (2022/2023) SERVICE YEAR

Dear All, Various Offices and Departments (Teaching & Non-Teaching) are hereby informed to submit their request for National Service Personnel, 2022/2023 Service Year. The request should include the total number of Service Personnel required and their Academic/Professional qualification. The list should reach the Ag. Head, Human Resources Division and a soft copy to the hr@uenr.edu.gh no later than […]

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UENR PARTNERS WITH GHANA EDUCATION SERVICE ON STEM EDUCATION IN BONO REGION 

With efforts to resource the study of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) among Ghanaian students, the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR), Sunyani has entered into an agreement with the Sunyani West Municipal Education Service to jointly work and find possible areas of partnership in enhancing the quality of STEM education in the […]

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GTEC INFORMATION ON TRAINING

Dear All, Ghana Tertiary Education Council (GTEC) is demanding staff training information from the University of Energy and Natural Resources. GTEC wants to know how many of our staff have had training or been trained by foreign experts like JICA, USaid, Danida, GITz, etc. in the following areas, Productivity, Energy efficiency, Waste management, Food safety […]

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CALL FOR ABSTRACTS AND FULL PAPERS

Dear All, The University of Energy and Natural Resources in partnership with GIZ Trade Hub is organizing a Colloquium on Climate Change and Sustainable Trade in Africa. Interested members of the University Community are therefore encouraged to submit an abstract and full paper for consideration to be presented during the Colloquium. The organizers are particularly […]

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UENR BREAKS GROUND FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A GH¢19MILLION OFFICE COMPLEX 

Infrastructural facilities being the core challenge of the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) since its inception in 2012, the Bono Regional Minister, Hon. Justina Owusu-Banahene on Wednesday, May 4, 2022, led the University to break grounds for the construction of an ultra-modern multipurpose office complex at the Sunyani campus, to expand the infrastructural […]

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PROFESSOR MRS. MERCY AFUA ADUTWUMWAA DERKYI BECOMES UENR’S FIRST FEMALE PROFESSOR

The Council of the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR), at its 31st Regular Meeting, 2nd Session held on Friday, April 8, 2022, approved the promotion of Dr. Mrs. Mercy Afua Adutwumwaa Derkyi from Senior Lecturer to an Associate Professor at the Department of Forest Science. This promotion makes her the first female Staff […]

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REGISTRATION FOR UNOOSA CONFERENCE TRAINING WORKSHOPS

Dear All, As part of the UNOOSA Conference events, there would be two training workshops to be held after the Conference on Saturday, May 14, 2022. Details of each training workshop are indicated below; TRAINING WORKSHOP 1 on “Introduction to Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) and Applications to Radio Occultation and Reflection Remote Sensing Techniques” […]

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“TECH WITHOUT BORDERS” TO COMPLEMENT RESEARCH AT UENR

Technology Without Borders, an international Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), Headquartered in German with a branch in the University of Energy and Resources (UENR), Sunyani, has hinted at its intention to establish a research laboratory to complement the existing facilities of the University. This was disclosed by two board members of the organization, Mr. Dominik Lang and […]

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UENR STAFF CHOIR INAUGURATED

On Wednesday, April 13, 2022, the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR), Sunyani, led by the University Chaplain, Ps. Benjamin Asamoah, inaugurated the UENR Staff Choir also known as the “UENR  CHORALE”.  The 20-member Staff Choral Group is made up of 15 permanent Staff And 5 Teaching Assistants drawn from various departments and offices […]

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UENR TO ENHANCE FOOD SECURITY THROUGH THE REARING OF NUTRITIONAL EDIBLE INSECTS

In accordance with the United Nation’s SDGs to zero hunger and a drastic drop in undernourished people globally, the University of Energy and Natural Resources has been selected under the funding of DANIDA to partner with other universities in Denmark, Kenya and Uganda to conduct research in insect farming for healthy livelihood. On April 4, […]

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FRENCH AND ENGLISH PROFICIENCY COURSE

Dear All, The Department of Languages and General Studies is rolling out English and French Proficiency Course. The proficiency course is open to all Staff, Students and the General Public. The course will commence on Wednesday, April 20, 2022, at the French Lab. Interested individuals and groups can enroll for the course in a blended […]

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“BE STRONG AND KEEP YOUR EYES FOCUSED ON THE GOAL” VICE-CHANCELLOR TO FRESHMEN

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR), Prof. Elvis Asare-Bediako has advised the first-year students of the University to be strong and focus on their goals regardless of the challenges they encounter in their academics. The Vice-Chancellor also made the students aware that they are not only in the University to acquire […]

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GHANA’S PUBLIC HEALTH AGENDA; UENR’S WORRY AND PORTION

In commemoration of 10 years of global impact on academia and industry, the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) has held its Maiden Matriculation Public Lecture on March 29, 2022, at the University auditorium. The Public Lecture which was organized by the Public Lecture Committee in conjunction with the Anniversary Planning Committee under the […]

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 VICE-CHANCELLOR TOURS SCHOOL OF SCIENCES

The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Elvis Asare-Bediako has paid a working visit to the School of Sciences of the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR). The visit was to engage the staff, faculty members and students of the School and specifically inspect the facilities used for teaching and research. At the Chemistry and Biochemistry laboratory, the […]

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RCEES AND GIZ TRAIN EXPERTS ON SOLAR-POWERED IRRIGATION SYSTEMS

The Regional Centre for Energy and Environmental Sustainability (RCEES) of the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) has partnered with GIZ to train experts in engineering, agriculture, technicians, extension officers and installers. The 5-day training on Solar-Powered Irrigation Systems (SPIS) was held from Monday, March 21 to Friday 25, 2022 at the South Ridge […]

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UENR TO SPEARHEAD “GREENER BONO” AGENDA

  The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Energy and Natural Resources, Prof. Elvis Asare-Bediako has hinted at the University’s readiness to make the Bono Region greener. According to the Vice-Chancellor, he is willing to collaborate with the Bono Regional Coordinating Council to come up with a project called “Greener Bono Agenda” where trees will be […]

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UENR Matriculation Public Lecture

The University Community is by this notice invited to the maiden UENR Matriculation Public Lecture organised by the Public Lecture Committee in conjunction with the Anniversary Planning Committee of the University scheduled as follows: Date: Tuesday, March 29, 2022 Time: 2:00 pm Venue: University Auditorium Topic: “Prescription for Better Environment and Prevention of Spread of […]

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UENR WINS GRANT TO CONDUCT RESEARCH ON SUSTAINABLE WASTE MANAGEMENT IN GHANA

The University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR), Sunyani, has received funding from the Jospong Group of Companies (JGC) Environmental Sanitation Research Fund (ESRF), together with 12 other universities and research institutions across the country, to conduct research on waste management.  The overall goal of the ESRF is to support research that will provide solutions […]

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DIGITRAIN OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED BY UENR PEER COUNSELLORS-DORMAA CAMPUS

Training on digital skills dubbed “Digitrain” has been launched at the Dormaa Campus of the University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR), with a call on students to patronize every opportunity of digital training and to acquire the needed technical skills that would enable them to adapt effectively to the contemporary world. The founder and […]

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10TH MATRICULATION

The University Community is informed of the 10th Matriculation Ceremony for freshmen of the 2021/2022 Academic Year at Dormaa and Sunyani Campuses as follows: Dormaa Campus Date: Friday, April 01, 2022 Time: 10:00 am Venue: At the Forecourt of the Administration Block, Dormaa Campus. Sunyani Campus Date:  Saturday, April 02, 2022 Time: 9:00 am Venue: […]

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INVITATION FOR TENDERS NATIONAL COMPETITIVE TENDERING (NCT)

The University of Energy and Natural Resources, Sunyani intends to apply part of its budgetary allocation to fund eligible payments under the contracts for the supply of the underlisted items: See More…