The University of Port Harcourt – UNIPORT offers Students and Scholars a unique experience that is evident in our quality research, teaching and community service which sets us apart from other Universities in Nigeria.
Our students are trained to engage in critical thinking that is central to proffering practical solutions to societal problems. Our expertise is widely-acknowledged in such specializations as Medicine, Social Sciences, Science, Education, Humanities and Engineering.
The Curricula are tailored in such a way that students embrace interdisciplinary approach to knowledge acquisition right from their first day on our Campus.
We are truly a global University with a competitive local edge. Staff and students from every part of the country and beyond teach and study in an ideal setting that is characterized by sensitivity to cultural diversity and respect for individual and group differences.
In Unique UNIPORT, the force and power of quality liberal education in all branches of learning gives us global relevance and a competitive local edge in the Nigerian University system.
Here, we train students who develop the ‘can-do’ spirit in line with our Motto: Enlightenment for Self-Reliance. Come and experience the Unique UNIPORT education. If you desire quality education that would prepare you for lifelong learning, this is the place to be.
A unique experience awaits you here. Welcome.
Joseph A. Ajienka
UNIPORT Official 2014/2015 Undergraduate Academic Calendar
The management of University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) has published the approved academic calendar for regular students for the 2014/2015 Academic Session.
The calendar goes thus;
1. Sunday, 22nd February, 2015
First Year Students Arrive
2. Monday, 23rd February, 2015 – Friday, 13th March, 2015
Registration of First Year Students
3. Sunday, 1st March, 2015
Returning Students Arrive
4. Monday, 2nd March, 2015 – Friday, 13th March, 2015
Registration for Returning Students
5. Monday, 2nd March, 2015 – Friday, 15th May, 2015
(i) Lectures Begin for all Students
(ii) Late Registration for all Students (End of Registration)
(iii) Orientation Ceremony – 26th March, 2015
(iv) Matriculation – 14th April, 2015
(v) Convocation – 13th June, 2015
(vi) Easter Break 2nd– 6th April, 2015
(vii) Lectures Resume 7th April, 2015
(viii) End of Lectures – 15th May, 2015
6. Monday, 18th May, 2015 – Friday, 22nd May, 2015
7. Monday, 25th May, – Friday 12th June, 2015
First Semester Examinations
8. Monday, 15th June, 2015 – Friday, 19th June, 2015
First Semester Break
9. SECOND SEMESTER, 2014-2015 SESSION
Lectures Begin – Monday, 22nd June, 2015
10. Wednesday, 1st July, 2015
Extra-Ordinary Meeting of Senate to consider First Semester 2014/2015 Results.
Prof. A.I. Joe
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)