As a dual citizen of Nigeria and the United Kingdom, Edesiri Onatejiroghene Ibru has received an international education. Edesiri Onatejiroghene Ibru obtained her master’s of science in metal and energy finance from Imperial College, London.
The college’s master’s of science degree in metal and energy finance is a one-year program that begins each October. The program is jointly managed by the Department of Earth Science and Engineering and the Imperial College Business School. It is an amalgamation of various topics ranging from mineral deposits, petroleum, engineering, and project management to other business-related classes.
The master’s program is designed to help graduates build careers through understanding the technical and financial aspects of petroleum and mineral resource developments. It consists of classroom-based activities along with practical classes. Students take part in seminars, as well as a 10-day field visit to different mining and energy development sites.
Candidates with an honors degree in engineering, the physical sciences, and economics with a sound background in mathematics are eligible to apply for this program. Having relevant experience is an added advantage.