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Bachelor of Science in Energy Resources (BSc ER)

Bachelor of Science (Energy Resources) is designed to prepare students for their professional work in Physics in industry, energy sector and physical environment. The Programme contributes to the Faculty’s aim of training Scientists in Energy resources. It also contributes to the University’s aim to produce Scientists and Technologists in the energy sector. 


The programme will provide knowledge and understanding of the physical aspects of nature in relation to dynamics and energy relationships and its dynamics with Mathematics to model the processes as well as practical experience in Energy Resources. The programme will also train students in problem solving and entrepreneurship in the related field.

After completing this programme the student should be able to work as a technologist in industry, do research in Energy Resources and related disciplines.

This programme is Scientific and has a practical component.

Educational Aims of the Programme

The Educational aim of the programme is to enable graduates to understand the application of Physics at the higher level.

The Programme is intended to achieve the following objectives:

  • Build a positive community attitude towards the study of Physics
  • Enable individuals to think critically and analytically
  • Enable graduates to use Physics in their professions such energy, environment, engineering, meteorology, agriculture and industry
  • Help individuals to develop problem solving skills and creativity
  • Promote the spirit of entrepreneurship

Programme Summary

Course Name: Bachelor of Science in Energy Resources
Course Initials:  BSc ER
Duration:  3-8 years
Total Units:  38
Mode of Deliverence: Blended mode of delivery (e-learning).


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