WELCOME TO DEPARTMENT OF MARINE/NAVAL ARCHITECTURE
AKWA IBOM STATE UNIVERSITY
ENGR. PROFESSOR KELVIN DATONYE BOB-MANUEL
Engr. Professor Kelvin Datonye Bob-Manuel hails from Abonnema, Akuku-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers State. He started his Marine Engineering career in 1967 in the Royal Navy as a Marine Engineering artificer apprentice in the Royal Naval training establishments – HMS Fisgard and HMS Caledonia in the United Kingdom; and served on board Royal Naval ships. He later attended East London and Southampton Universities for his B.Sc (Hons) and M.Sc degrees respectively and the prestigious Queen Mary, University of London, where he obtained his PhD degree in 1983.