For those who may interested in professional master program, it is our pleasure inform you that, the Nigerian Defence Academy Kaduna (NDA) in collaboration with Umaru Shinkafi Centre for Africa Extractive Policy Research (USCAEPR) Professional Master programme in Energy Security Management admission form for the 2017/2018 academic session is out. NDA Master form is now out and on sale.
The management of NDA is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates for
admission into the Nigerian Defence Academy Kaduna in collaboration with
Umaru Shinkafi Centre for Africa Extractive Policy
Research Professional Master programme in Energy Security Management
(MESM) for the 2017/2018 Academic Session.
The MASTER IN ENERGY SECURITY MANAGEMENT (MESM)
programme is robustly structured as a research master’s degree on the
inter-disciplinary concerns on energy security of African countries and
its interaction with national security. It is also focuses on the
drafting and negotiation skills for the investments, financial, tax,
royalty, contracts administration, project management, supply chain
management, trans – border maritime, legal and arbitration aspects of
the oil, gas, mining, electricity and renewable energy sectors of
It is pursuant to the above focus that the MESM
programme covers the syllabus and deliveries that are known with the
disciplines of LLM, MBA and MPA with an international benchmark and from
an African perspective. The MESM programme shall discuss energy
security threats from the producers as well as from the buyers’
The MESM programme shall similarly introduce
students to legacy and contemporary issues pertaining to the ownership
of energy resources in Africa and how these legacy issues have affected
the development of the energy resources in the continent as well as the
continent’s long term strategic interests.
The MESM programme
shall use world class peer reviewed approach and training that are
knitted in emerging licensing regimes for the extractive and electricity
Programmme Postgraduate Degree Programmes
- A professional Master programme in Energy Security Management (MESM) is available for interested candidates.
Duration of Programme
admitted student for the masters degree programme shall pursue 18
months (3) semester of study for course work and final year project
first Degree with minimum of Second Class Lower Division in Geology,
Law, Sciences, Political Science, Taxation, Economics, Business
Administration, Accountancy, Statistics or International Relations is
the criteria for admission to the MESM programme. Other criteria are as
stipulated by the National University Commission (NUC) Nigeria.
Application Closing Date
19th September, 2017.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates are required to purchase Application Form at the:
NDA Old Site
Umaru Shinkafi Centre for Africa Extractive Policy Research,
Km 26, Abuja-Keffi Expressway.
Submission of Application
Completed application form and photocopies of Credentials,
Acknowledgement Form, Referee Form, Application for Transcripts Form and
Medical Report Form, should be submitted to:
Ribadu Campus Nigerian Defence Academy,