Adegbayi Balogun

B.Sc. Geography (University of Lagos)

+49 (0)30 1208 434 66

Student assistant


Adegbayi Balogun has been a student assistant in the research field Off-Grid Systems at RLI since August 2017. He is enrolled in the master’s program Integrated Natural Resource Management at the Humboldt Universität zu Berlin.

Adegbayi is writing his master thesis on Electricity Access as a Contributor to Rural Development using Northern Nigeria as a case study. In this research, Adegbayi aims to contribute to the scientific debate on renewable energy usage especially solar PV, as not only an electricity providing medium but also a means to improve living standards of rural communities.

Adegbayi completed his bachelor in Geography at the University of Lagos, Nigeria. During his studies, he focused on human and transport geography. In addition to his work at the RLI, he is also active with the Nigerian Scholars in Germany e.V. (NiSiG e.V.).