The PhD is a doctoral degree, specifically called a "doctor of philosophy" degree. This is misleading because PhD holders are not necessarily philosophers (unless they earned their degree in philosophy!). That said, PhD recipients are able to engage in thought experiments, reason about problems, and solve problems in sophisticated ways.
Students in the field of engineering technology receive an education that draws on the distinct fields of both engineering and technology. Engineering technologists use engineering design principles in technological applications to develop technology that can be used to solve practical problems.
Nigeria is amongst the West Africa countries offering the best quality research oriented students interactive and even effective university education. This country has several top performing universities that are ranked best in Africa and even the whole world with the leading being the University of Lagos.
Top Doctoral Programs in Engineering and Technology in Nigeria 2017
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