ELIGIBILITY FOR POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMAS

Special Requirements

Some departments have specific requirements for admission. Candidates are therefore advised to read the specific requirementsfor programme of their choice or consult the Postgraduate School Prospectus for further information.
Please click on your choice of programme for more details or contact the departments of your choice for further information.

Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Accounting (Part-Time)

This programme shall be open to:

(i) Applicants with Bachelors degree in disciplines related to Accounting from this University or any other recognized Institution. Disciplines such as: Business Administration, Banking and Finance, Management, Economics, Insurance, Actuarial Science or Industrial Relations and Personnel Management.

(ii) Applicants with recognized professional Accounting qualification such as: ICAN, who have Bachelors degree in any other discipline.

Postgraduate Diploma in Anaesthesia (Full-Time)

Candidates seeking admission to this programme must have:

(i) Basic degree in Medicine (MBBS or MD) or (MB.Ch.B)

(ii) Pre-Registration Internship 1 year rotation in Medicine, Obs & Gynaecology, Surgery or Paediatrics.

(iii) Registration with the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN)

Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) Applied Geophysics (Part-Time)

Available options are:

1. Exploration Geophysics
2. Environmental Geophysics

Entry Requirement:

This is open to candidates who possess a Bachelors degree in Physical Sciences or Engineering awarded by this University or any other recognized institution.

Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Biomedical Engineering (Part-Time)

Have a Bachelors Degree from the University of Lagos or any other recognized institution in the following disciplines: Physics, Biological Sciences, Computer Science or Medical Sciences

Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Building Services (Full-Time)

At least a Bachelors degree in Architecture, Estate Management, Urban and Regional Planning, Engineering, Physics or Mathematics from any recognized institution

Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Cell Biology and Genetics (Full-Time & Part-Time)

For admission to this programme:

(i) An applicant must have a Bachelors degree in Biological, Medical, Bio-medical or Paramedical Sciences from any recognized institution and currently engaged in activities that require Forensic Biology or Genetic Counseling.

(ii) A candidate with a Bachelors degree in Arts, Education or Social Sciences who require Forensic Biology or Genetic Counseling in their endeavour.

This has the following areas of specialization:

(a) Forensic Biology.

(b) Genetic Counseling.

Postgraduate Diploma in Chemical Engineering (Full-Time & Part-Time)

An applicant must have a Bachelors Degree in Biochemistry, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Food Science and Technology, Industrial Chemistry, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical and Material Engineering or Physics from the University of Lagos or any other recognized institution

Postgraduate Diploma in Civil and Environmental Engineering  (Part-Time)

Candidates must possess a Bachelors degree in Engineering, Building, Agriculture, Computer Science, Surveying, Water Resources, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Geology or Geophysics.

Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science (Part-Time)

Candidates who have a Bachelors degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Engineering, Chemistry, Biology, Economics or Business Administration obtained from the University of Lagos or any other recognized institution

Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in the following areas in Creative Arts: (Full-Time)

Admission Requirements:

Candidates must have a Bachelors degree in disciplines other than Creative Arts

This has the following areas of specialization:

(a) Theatre Arts

(b) Visual Arts

(c) Music

Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Economics (Part-Time)

Holders of Bachelors degree in Statistics, Accounting, Economics, Finance or Mathematics from the University of Lagos or any other recognized institution.

Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) (Full-Time) and (Sandwich)

This programme is open to:

(i) Candidates who possess a Bachelors degree from the University of Lagos or any other recognized institution.

(ii) The Part-Time programme is a Sandwich programme.

Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Educational Administration and Planning (Part-Time)

Admission Requirements:

(i) Applicants must be holders of Bachelors degree in any discipline from the University of Lagos or any other recognized institution with at least two years relevant work experience.

(ii) This is a part-time evening programme

Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

An applicant must have a Bachelors degree in any field of Engineering, (other than Electrical or Electronics Engineering), Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science of the University of Lagos or any other recognized institute

Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in English (Part-Time)

Candidates with a Bachelors degree from this University or any recognized institution

Postgraduate Diploma in Environmental Design (PGDED) (Part-Time)

An applicant must possess a Bachelors degree in Architecture, Urban and Regional Planning, Estate Management, Quantity Surveying, Surveying, Fine Arts, Economics, Forestry or Horticulture from this University or any other recognized institution

Postgraduate Diploma in Finance (PGD) (Full-Time)

For an applicant to be eligible for admission to this programme:

(i) The applicant must have a Bachelors degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Economics, Insurance, Actuarial Science, Industrial Relations & Personnel Management, Mathematics, Computer Science, Agricultural Economics, Statistics or Estate Management from this University or any other recognized institution.

(ii) Applicants may also have Professional Certificates in Accounting, Banking, Marketing, Insurance and Stock Broking such as: ACA, ACCA, ICMA, ACIB or ACIS.

Postgraduate Diploma in Guidance and Counselling (Part-Time)

Must possess a Bachelors degree in any discipline obtained from University of Lagos or any other recognized institution

Postgraduate Diploma in Maritime Communications & Navigation (PGD-MC)

Admission Requirements

The programme is open to candidates who possess
I. Honours Bachelor's Degree in Sciences, Engineering, Technology, Earth Sciences, Geography, Surveying, Education Chemistry, Education Biology and other related disciplines of the University of Lagos or any of the recognized Universities.

II. HND from any of the recognized Polytechnics with a minimum of lower credit with three (3) years working experience

III. Candidates must satisfy all requirements as stipulated by the School of Postgraduate Studies of the University of Lagos. In addition, candidates will be required to undergo a selection process.

Duration of Programme
The duration for the Post Graduate Programmes is 18 months (or 3 semesters)

Postgraduate Diploma in Maritime Environmental Studies (PGD-ME)

Admission Requirements

The programme is open to candidates who possess
I. Honours Bachelor's Degree in Sciences, Engineering, Technology, Earth Sciences, Geography, Surveying, Education Chemistry, Education Biology and other related disciplines of the University of Lagos or any of the recognized Universities.

II. HND from any of the recognized Polytechnics with a minimum of lower credit with three (3) years working experience

III. Candidates must satisfy all requirements as stipulated by the School of Postgraduate Studies of the University of Lagos. In addition, candidates will be required to undergo a selection process.

Duration of Programme
The duration for the Post Graduate Programmes is 18 months (or 3 semesters)

Postgraduate Diploma in Mass Communication (Full-Time)

An applicant must have a Bachelors degree in any discipline from a recognized institution

Postgraduate Diploma in Mathematics (Part-Time)

At least a Bachelors degree in Physics, Physics Education or Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Mathematics Education or Computer Science or this University or any other recognized institution

Postgraduate Diploma in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering (Full-Time & Part-Time)

Candidates who hold a Bachelors degree in any field of Engineering (other than Metallurgical and/or Materials Engineering); Physics, Computer Science, Mathematics and Chemistry.

Postgraduate Diploma in Philosophy

To gain admission to this programme:

Candidates must have a Bachelors degree in any discipline from the University of Lagos or any other recognized institution.

Postgraduate Diploma in Statistics (Part-Time)

At least a Bachelors degree in Physics, Physics Education, Engineering, Economics, Psychology, Actuarial Science, Insurance, Mathematics, Statistics, Mathematics Education or Computer Science from a recognized institution.

Postgraduate Diploma in Surveying and Geoinformatics (Full-Time

The course is open to candidates with any of the following qualifications:

(i) Bachelors degree in Engineering, Physical Sciences, Computer Science, Geo-Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Actuarial Science, Geography or Mathematics from the University of Lagos or any other recognized university.

(ii) Master of Geo-informatics from the University of Lagos with Bachelors degree in disciplines stated in (i).

(iii) Candidates with Masters degree in Geographic Information System (MGIS) of the University of Lagos or any other recognized institution.