Warm greetings from the School of Geoscience, Mining and Petroleum! Are you looking for an exciting and dynamic field of study that combines Science, Technology, and business? If so, the School of Geoscience, Mining, and Petroleum at King Ceasor University is the right fit for you. Our school offers a range of programs designed to prepare students for careers in the Geosciences, mining, and petroleum industries. Our programs include BSc. in Petroleum Geoscience, Oil and Gas Management, and Geospatial Intelligence.
One of the unique features of our programs is the emphasis on practical/ hands-on learning, our students have the opportunity to work with real-world data and software used by industry professionals, giving them a chance to gain practical experience with cutting-edge technology. This experiential learning approach ensures that our graduates are well-prepared to tackle real-world challenges and make meaningful contributions to their chosen industries.
Our faculty members are leaders in their respective fields, with expertise and experience that spans the geosciences, mining, and petroleum industries. They bring their industry knowledge and research expertise to the classroom, ensuring our students are equipped with the latest knowledge and skills required to succeed in these rapidly evolving industries.
In addition to our world-class faculty and hands-on learning approach, our programs offer a range of unique features that set us apart from other schools. For example, our BSc in Petroleum Geoscience program is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the exploration and production of hydrocarbon resources, emphasizing the integration of geoscience and engineering principles. Our Oil and Gas Management program focuses on the business and management aspects of the petroleum industry, preparing students for careers in areas such as finance, operations, and marketing.
Our Geospatial Intelligence program uses cutting-edge technology to provide students with a deep understanding of the use of geospatial data in decision-making processes. The School of Geoscience, Mining and Petroleum partners with the Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU), the Department of Geology and Petroleum Studies, Makerere University, and other organizations such as Big Solutions Ltd, Tarn Energy Services Ltd, and Hared Petroleum Ltd, to train our students in internship programs.
Upon graduation, students will have a range of career opportunities available to them, including roles in exploration and production, environmental consulting, finance, operations, and more. With the skills and knowledge gained through our programs, our graduates are well-equipped to make meaningful contributions to their chosen industries and help shape a more sustainable future.
Stephen Mutebi (Head of Department)