ELIGIBILITY FOR POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMAS / MASTERS BY COURSEWORK


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An applicant for admission to a programme shall be:
1. A holder of an honours degree of this university or other recognized university;
2. A person who holds other qualification(s) approved by senate;
3. Notwithstanding (1) and (2) above, an applicant may be required, as a condition for admission, to undergo a selection process. Candidates (Nigerians) who have not completed the National Youth Service Corps assignments or their current Postgraduate programmes need not apply.

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Some departments have specific requirements for admission. Candidates are therefore click on appropriate links below or consult relevant pages of this prospectus and contact department of their choice.

1. POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMAS
2. MASTERS DEGREE BY COURSEWORK
3. PROFESSIONAL MASTERS DEGREES ELIGIBILITY FOR M.PHIL / PH.D PROGRAMMES

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Masters of Philosophy (M.Phil)
A graduate of this or other recognized University who has obtained the appropriate Bachelor's degree with at least a Second Class (Upper Division), or Masters degree or equivalent may be admitted for the degree of Master of Philosophy.

The candidate with a Master's degree must have a GPA of at least 2.50 on a scale of 5.0 in the grading system in use before 1990/91 and at least, 3.50 in the grading system after the 1990/91 session.

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)
A graduate of this University or any other approved University who has obtained the degree of Master of Philosophy (or equivalent) may be admitted as a candidate for the Doctor of Philosophy, or a graduate of this University or other approved University who has obtained an appropriate Masters degree by coursework with a GPA of at least 2.79 in the grading system in use before 1990/91 or at least, 4.0 in the grading system after the 1990/91 session.

For M. Phil and Ph.D. programmes only, admission shall be processed at the beginning of each semester.

ALL CANDIDATES FOR M. Phil./Ph.D. ADMISSIONS ARE TO PROVIDE TRANSCRIPTS OF THEIR MASTERS' DEGREES OR FORMAL EVIDENCE OF PERFORMANCE AT MASTER'S LEVEL.
IN ADDITION, ALL APPLICANTS FOR M.Phil AND Ph.D. MUST CONTACT THEIR RESPECTIVE DEPARTMENTS FOR AVAILABILITY OF SUPERVISOR(S) AND VACANCY BEFORE APPLYING.
QUALIFYING EXAMINATION/INTERVIEW

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Some departments have specific requirements for admission. Candidates are therefore click on appropriate links below or consult relevant pages of this prospectus and contact department of their choice.

MASTER OF PHILOSOPHY(M.PHIL) / DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (P.HD)