Stella Maris Polytechnic (SMP) is a post-secondary, private institution of higher learning in Monrovia in the West African nation of Liberia. Founded in 1988, the school is owned and operated by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Monrovia. Located on Capitol Hill, the school has approximately 2,000 students. The school is recognized by Liberia's National Commission on Higher Education as an approved baccalaureate-granting school of higher learning and is a member of the Association of African Universities.
There are courses about renewable energy about solar and hydropower as part of electrical engineering and electronics. Students also learn some theory about biomass and wind energy. Instructors in renewable energy are Nelson Gargard (head of electrical department) and James Gweh.
Stella Maris Polytechnic