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UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA ---- SCHOOL OF POSTGRADUATE STUDIES

APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION INTO POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES 2017/2018 SESSION


The Sales of PG Forms has been extended to the 16th of August 2017


Applications are hereby invited from suitable qualified candidates for admission into Postgraduate programs of the University of Abuja for the 2017/2018 Academic Session.

The University of Abuja offers Courses leading to the award of:

  1. Postgraduate Diploma Certificate in Education (PGDE), Business Administration (PGDBA), Public Administration (PGDPA), Political Science, Banking and Finance (PGDBF), Diplomatic Studies, Statistics, Engineering, Food Hygiene Veterinary, Epidemiology, Crop Protection, Agronomy, Agro Forestry, Agricultural Economics and Farm Management, Agric. Business Management, Soil science, Animal Science, Environmental Planning and Protection (PGDEPP), Postgraduate Diploma in Gender Studies.



  1. Master of Arts (M.A) Master of Education (M. Ed), Master of Science (M.Sc.), Master of Law (LL.M), Master of Public Administration (MPA), Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) and Master of Environmental Planning and Protection (MEPP), Master of Public Health, Master of Engineering, Master of Veterinary Public Health, Veterinary Preventive Medicine, Veterinary Microbiology, Bacteriology, Immunology, Virology and



  1. Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in various areas of specializations in the listed Faculties and Departments in ‘a’ and ‘b’ above.

For information on :- Available Programmes, Admission Requirements, Guide to Admission, Duration of Programmes, Closing Date for Application, Submission of Completed Application Forms and Application Procedure.


Visit the Official University Portal at www.pgportal.uniabuja.edu.ng and click on Postgraduate School to apply on line.


Please NOTE the following:- Mix-up in the application by applicant will attract other charges, Multiple applications are to be paid for and fill forms separately, Error in completion and submission of forms during the process of application would lead to loss of application processing for the academic session (e.g selecting M.Phil. instead of M.Sc. or Ph.D.), A candidate who is not admitted into the programme applied for cannot transfer the application for consideration into another programme, Statement of Result for (4) years and above will not be accepted for admission (applicants should therefore obtain certificates from the relevant examination bodies) NOTE that Application fees are non-refundable.


Period of Application

The application portal will be opened for a period of Six (6) weeks from the date of this advert. Applicants are advised to fill in and submit their Application forms within this period (22nd May – 31st July 2017).Extended to 16th of August 2017

Application Fee

A non-refundable Application fee of N20,500.00 should be paid to University of Abuja Account through REMITA via University of Abuja Portal www.pgportal.uniabuja.edu.ng


NOTE: Applicants are advised to access REMITA through University of Abuja Portal above for record purposes.


  1. GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  1. Candidate for Postgraduate studies into University of Abuja must have obtained at least (5) credits including English and Mathematics in not more than two sittings in WASC NECO GCE (Ordinary Level) or their equivalent.

II. Candidate applying for the M.A., M.Ed., M. Eng., MVPH, MVPM and M.Sc. degrees in any field must have obtained a Bachelor’s degree with at least second class lower division in the relevant discipline.

III. A Candidate for Ph.D. in any Programme of the University of Abuja must have obtained a minimum weighted average score of 60% (4 points) letter grade “B” average performance in the Master’s Degree

IV. A Candidate applying for the Ph.D. with a Master’s Degree from any other University, who in his/her Masters study had not previously taken the compulsory courses or their equivalent, similar to the courses in the University of Abuja shall, on admission be required to offer and pass such courses with a minimum of 60% (4 points) or a letter grade “B”

V Candidates seeking for admission into any of the postgraduate Diploma Programmes must possess a university degree with minimum grade of third class or HND with a minimum of Lower Credit.

Vi. MBBS, BDS is required for MPH Community Medicine while health related degree is required for MPH Sexual and Reproductive Health

Vii. NOTE: PhD, candidates should attach a maximum of 500 words research proposal


FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE

Department of Crop Protection

  1. PGD in Crop Protection

  2. M.Sc. Crop Protection

  3. Ph.D. Crop Protection


Department of Crop Science

  1. PGD in Agronomy

  2. PGD Agro Forestry

  3. M.Sc. Agronomy

  4. M.Sc. Agro Forestry

  5. Ph.D. Crop Protection

  6. Ph.D. Agronomy

  7. Ph.D. Agro Forestry


Dept. of Agric. Econs. & Extension

  1. PGD Agric. Econs. & Farm Managt.

  2. PGD in Agric. Business Managt.

  3. M.Sc. Agricultural Economics

  4. M.Sc. Development Economics

  5. M.Sc. Environmental Economics

  6. M.Sc. Agric. Ext. & Rural Sociology

  7. Ph.D. Agricultural Economics

  8. Ph.D. Agric. Ext. & Rural Sociology


Department of Soil Science

  1. PGD Soil Science

  2. M.Sc. Soil Science

  3. Ph.D. Soil Science


Department of Animal Science

  1. PGD Animal Science

  2. M.Sc. Animal Science

  3. Ph.D. Animal Science


FACULTY OF ARTS

Department of History & Diplomatic Studies

  1. PGD in Diplomatic Studies

  2. M.A. in Diplomatic Studies

  3. M.A. in Nigerian and African History

  4. M.Phil. in Nigerian and African History

  5. M.Phil. in Diplomatic Studies

  6. Ph.D. in Nigerian and African History

  7. Ph.D. in Diplomatic Studies

  8. Ph.D. in Nigerian and African History

  9. Ph.D. in Diplomatic Studies

Department of Theatre Arts

  1. PGD in Media Arts

  2. PGD in Theatre Arts

  3. M.A. in Media Arts

  4. M.A in Theatre Arts

  5. Ph.D. in Media Arts

  6. Ph.D. in Theatre Arts


Department of English Language

  1. M.A. English Language

  2. M.A. Literature in English

  3. Ph.D. English Language

  4. Ph.D. Literature in English


COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES


FACULTY OF BASIC MEDICAL SCIENCE

Department of Anatomical Sciences

  1. MSc Anatomical Sciences

  2. PhD Anatomical Sciences

Department of Human Physiology

  1. MSc Human Physiology

  2. PhD Human Physiology

Department of Medical Biochemistry

  1. MSc Medical Biochemistry

  2. PhD Medical Biochemistry

FACULTY OF CLINICAL SCIENCES

Department of Community Medicine

  1. MPH Comm Medicine

  2. MPH Sexual & Repro Health


FACULTY OF EDUCATION

  1. PGD IN Education


Department of Educational Management

  1. M.Ed. Educational Management

  2. Ph.D. Educational Management


Dept. of Counse. & Edu. Psychology

  1. M.Ed. Educational Psychology

  2. Ph.D. Educational Psychology


Dept. of Guidance & Counseling Edu.

  1. M.Ed. Guidance and

Counseling

  1. Ph.D. Guidance and Counseling


Dept. of Arts & Social Science Edu.

  1. M.Ed. Counseling Education

  2. M.Ed. Curriculum Studies

  3. M.Ed. Language Education

  4. M.Ed. Social Studies Education

  5. Ph.D. Counseling Education

  6. Ph.D Curriculum Studies

  7. Ph.D. Language Education

  8. Ph.D. Social Studies Education


Dept. of Science & Env. Edu.

  1. M.Ed. Science Education

  2. M.Ed. Mathematics Education

  3. Ph.D. Science Education

  4. Ph.D. Mathematics Education


FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

Department of Civil Engineering

  1. M. Eng. Civil Engineering

  2. PhD. Eng. Civil Engineering


Department of Chemical Engineering

  1. M. Eng. Chemical Engineering

  2. Ph.D. Chemical Engineering

Department of Electrical/Electronics Engineering

  1. PGD Electrical Engineering

  2. M. Eng. Electrical Engineering

  3. Ph.D. Electrical Engineering

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

  1. M. Eng. Mechanical Engineering

  2. Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering


FACULTY OF LAW

  1. Masters of Laws (LL.M)

  2. Ph.D. in Laws (Ph.D. Law)


FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCE

Department of Accounting

  1. PGD Accounting

  2. MSc. in Accounting & Finance


Department of Banking and Finance

  1. PGD Banking and Finance


Depart. of Business Administration

  1. PGD in Business Administration

  2. PGDBA Business Administration

  3. M.Sc. Business Administration

  4. Ph.D. Business Administration


Depart. of Public Administration

  1. PGDBPA in Public

Administration

  1. MPA Masters of Public

Administration

  1. M.Sc. Public Administration

  2. Ph.D. Public Administration


FACULTY OF SCIENCE


Dept. of Biological Sciences

  1. M.Sc. Biology (Environmental)

  2. M.Sc. Botany (Biodiversity)

  3. M.Sc. Zoology (Parasitology)

  4. M.Sc. Zoology (Fisheries)

  5. Ph.D. Biology (Environmental)

  6. Ph.D. Botany (Biodiversity)

  7. Ph.D. Zoology (Parasitology)

  8. Ph.D. Zoology (Fisheries)


Department of Microbiology

  1. M.Sc. Food Microbiology

  2. M.Sc. Industrial Microbiology

  3. M.Sc. Environmental Microbiology

  4. Ph.D. Food Microbiology

  5. Ph.D. Industrial Microbiology

  6. Ph.D. Environmental Microbiology


Dept of Chemistry – Physical Chem.

  1. M.Sc. Physical Chemistry

  2. M.Sc. Organic Chemistry

  3. M.Sc. Inorganic Chemistry

  4. M.Sc. Analytical Chemistry

  5. Ph.D. Physical Chemistry

  6. Ph.D. Organic Chemistry

  7. Ph.D. Inorganic Chemistry

  8. Ph.D. Analytical Chemistry


Department of Computer Science

  1. M.Sc. Computer Science (Infor. Security)

  1. M.Sc. Computer Science(Software Engineering)

  1. Postgraduate Diploma in Information System (PGDIS)

  1. M.Sc. Computer Science (Intelligence System)

  1. M.Sc. Comp. Sci. (Distributed Computing Systems)

  1. M.Sc. Comp. Sci. (Networking Communication)

  1. M.Sc. Computer Sci. (Database Systems)

  1. Ph.D. Computer Science


Department of Physics

  1. M.Sc. Solid State Physics

  2. M.Sc. Solar Energy Physics

  3. M.Sc. Applied Geophysics

  4. Ph.D. Solid State Physics

  5. Ph.D. Solar Energy Physics

  6. Ph.D. Applied Geophysics


Department of Mathematics

  1. M.Sc. Financial Mathematics

  2. M.Sc. Pure Mathematics

  3. M.Sc. Applied Mathematics

  4. Ph.D. Pure Mathematics

  5. Ph.D. Applied Mathematics


Department of Statistics

  1. PGD in Statistics (PGDS)

  2. M.Sc. Statistics

  3. Ph.D. Statistics


FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCE

Department of Economics

  1. MFE Masters in Financial Economics

  2. M.Sc. Economics

  3. Ph.D. Economics


Dept. of Political Sci. & Int. Relations

  1. Postgraduate Dip in Political Science

  2. Masters in int. Relations & Diplomacy

  3. M.Sc. Political Science (Int. Relations)

  4. M.Sc. Political Sci. (Polit. Economy & Dev Studies)

  5. M.Sc. Political Science (Policy Analysis)

  6. Ph.D. Political Science (Int. Relations)

  7. Ph.D. Political Science (Political Economy & Development Studies)

  8. Ph.D. Political Science (Policy Analysis)


Department of Sociology

  1. PGD. in Intercul. Conflict & Comm.

  2. M.Sc. Gender Studies

  3. M.Sc. Development Sociology

  4. M.Sc. Industrial Sociology

  5. M.Sc. Criminology

  6. M.Sc. Demography

  7. M.Sc. Medical Sociology

  8. Ph.D. Sociology


Dept. of Geography & Env. Manag.

  1. Postgraduate Dip. in Env. Plan & Protec.

  2. Masters in Envi. Planning & Protection

  3. M.Sc. Geo. (Popu & Manpower Plan.)

  4. M.Sc. Geography (Geomorphology)

  5. M.Sc. Geography (Biogeography)

  6. M.Sc. Geography (Climatology)

  7. M.Sc. Geography (Environmental Resource Planning)

  8. Ph.D. in Envi. Resources Planning

  9. Ph.D. Population & Manpower Plan.

  10. Ph.D. Geomorphology

  11. Ph.D. Biogeography

  12. Ph.D. Climatology


FACULTY OF VET. MEDICINE


Dept. of Vet. Public Health & Preven. Medicine

  1. PGD Food Hygiene

  2. PGD Epidemiology

  3. M.Sc. Epidemiology

  4. MVPH Veterinary Public Health

  5. MVPH Veterinary Preventive Medicine

  6. Ph.D. Epidemiology

  7. Ph.D. Veterinary Public Health

  8. Ph.D. Veterinary Preventive Medicine


Department of Veterinary Microbiology

  1. M.Sc. Veterinary Microbiology

  2. M.Sc. Bacteriology

  3. M.Sc. Immunology

  4. M.Sc. Virology

  5. Ph.D. Veterinary Microbiology

  6. Ph.D. Bacteriology

  7. Ph.D. Immunology

  8. Ph.D. Virology


Department of Vet. Pharm & Toxicology

  1. M.Sc. Pharmacology

  2. M.Sc. Toxicology

  3. Ph.D. Pharmacology

  4. Ph.D. Toxicology


Dept. of Parasitology & Entomology

  1. PGD Veterinary Parasitology

  2. M.Sc. Vet Hematology Protozoa &

Entomology

  1. Ph.D. Vet Helm Proto &

Entomology


CENTRE FOR GENDER SECURITY STUDIES AND YOUTH ADVANCEMENT


  1. PGD in Gender Studies (Part Time)

  2. M.A. Gender Studies (Part Time)


SULTAN MACHIDO INSTITUTE FOR PEACE AND LEGISLATIVE STUDIES

  1. PGD Peace and Security (Professional)

  2. PGD Leadership and Discipline (Professional)

  3. PGD Society and Development (Professional)

  4. Masters in Peace and Security (Professional)

  5. Masters in Leadership & Discipline (Professional)

  6. Masters in Society & Dev. (Professional)


INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION

  1. PGD in Education (Part Time)


INSTITUTE FOR PEACE STUDIES & SOCIAL REHABILITATION (APUDI)

  1. PGD in Anti-Corruption Studies

  2. PGD in Criminology & security

Studies

  1. PGD in Leadership and Discipline

Studies

  1. PGD in NGO and Management

Studies

  1. PGD in Society and Development

Studies

  1. PGD in Social Rehabilitation Studies

  2. PGD in Peace & Security Studies

  3. Masters in Anti-Corruption Studies

  4. Masters in Criminology & security

Studies

  1. Masters in Leadership and

Discipline Studies

  1. Masters in NGO and Management

Studies

  1. Masters in Society &

Development Studies

  1. Masters in Social Rehabilitation

Studies

  1. Masters in Peace & Security Studies


INSTITUTE FOR LEGISLATIVE STUDIES

  1. PGD in Legislative Studies (PGDLA)

  2. Masters in Legislative Studies

(MLS)


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