Why Study At FUPRE

The First Petroleum University in Africa and Sixth In the World

Federal University of Petroleum Resources Effurun is the first petroleum university in Africa and sixth in the world. It is destined to be the premier international institution-of-choice with the state-of-the-art facilities to provide the petroleum and allied sectors, world class education, training, research, consultancy and extension services.

FUPRE aimed to distinguish itself through commitment to learning, internationally renowned, and world-class research. These strategies will improve our position in the core areas of research, knowledge transfer, the student experience and internationalisation and help us realise our ambition to be recognised as one of the leading universities in the world.

The University’s dedication to uphold tenaciously the set goal of research excellence and relevance that will:

  • define us as a world-class university
  • offer the best context for excellent teaching
  • ensure that staff committed to first-class teaching and knowledge discovery are attracted to and retained by the University

We appreciate your interest in the University and will certainly make every effort to make sure your experience here  is a great one.  If there is something in particular that you are looking for and cannot find feel free to contact us directly using the University address or contact form.