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ABUAD Postgraduate Admission Form 2020/2021 Is Out

Afe Babalola University Ado-Ekiti, ABUAD Postgraduate admission form for 2020/2021 academic session is out. The university authority is hereby inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates for ABUAD postgraduate admission for 2020/2021.

There is an array of several postgraduate programmes including Postgraduate Diplomas, professional masters degrees, academic masters degrees and so on. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply for admission in earnest as applications will be assessed on a first come, first served basis.

ABUAD Postgraduate Admission Form

ABUAD Postgraduate Courses/Programmes Available for Admission

Below are the courses Afe Babalola University Ado-Ekiti, ABUAD has at Postgraduate level:

COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

Available Programmes:

1. Department of Electrical and Electronics; and Computer Engineering

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Ph. D, Electrical/Electronics Engineering

(with specialization in:

  1. Control & Instrumentation
  2. Communications
  3. Power Systems)
  • Master of Engineering in Computer Engineering
  • Ph. D, Computer Engineering

(with specialization in:

  1. Computer System Architecture
  2. Intelligent Robotics and Automation)

2. Department of Civil Engineering

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Civil Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering
  • Ph. D, Civil Engineering

(with specialization in:

  1. Structural Engineering
  2. Geotechnical Engineering
  3. Transportation/ Highway Engineering
  4. Water Resources and Environmental Engineering
  5. Construction Engineering)

3. Department of Chemical /Petroleum Engineering

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Petroleum Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Petroleum Engineering
  • Ph. D, Petroleum Engineering

(with specialization in:

  1. Reservoir Engineering
  2. Production Engineering
  3. Petroleum Economics Gas Engineering
  4. Drilling Engineering)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Chemical Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Chemical Engineering
  • Ph. D, Chemical Engineering

4. Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering
  • Ph. D, Mechanical Engineering

(with specialization in

  1. Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
  2. Plant Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Mechatronics Engineering
  • Ph. D, Mechatronics Engineering

(with specialization in:

  1. Industrial Automation
  2. Robotics

 

COLLEGE OF LAW

Available Programmes:

  1. LL. M Law
  2. Ph. D, Law

COLLEGE OF MEDICINE AND HEALTH SCIENCES

Available Programmes:

  1. Department of Human Anatomy
  • Master of Science in Anatomy
  • Ph. D, Human Anatomy
  1. Department of Human Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Master of Science in Human Nutrition
  • Ph. D, Human Nutrition and Dietetics
  1. Department of Human Physiology
  • Master of Science in Human Physiology
  • Ph. D, Human Physiology
  1. Department of Nursing Science
  • PGD in Nursing Science
  • Master of Science in Nursing (M. Sc Nursing)
  • Ph. D, Nursing Science
  1. Department of Medical Laboratory Science
  • PGD in Medical Laboratory Science
  • M. Sc in Medical Laboratory Science
  • Ph. D, Medical Laboratory Science

COLLEGE OF SOCIAL AND MANAGEMENT SCIENCES

Available Programmes:

  1. Department of Economics and Management Studies
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Economics
  • Master of Science in Economics
  • Ph. D, Economics:

      (with specialization in

  1. International Economics option
  2. Petroleum and Energy Economics option
  3. iii. Monetary Economics option)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Management
  • Master of Science in Management
  • Ph. D, Management

(with specialization in:

  1. General Management
  2. Human Resources Management
  3. Labour and Industrial Relations)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Ph. D, Business Administration

(with specialization in:

  1. Human Resource Management
  2. Marketing
  3. International Business
  • Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting
  • Master of Science in Accounting
  • Ph. D, Accounting

(with specialization in:

  1. Financial Accounting
  2. Forensic Accounting
  3. iii. Accounting Information Systems
  4. Auditing
  5. Taxation
  6. Management Accounting
  7. vii. Environmental Accounting
  8. viii. International Accounting
  9. Oil and Gas
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Banking & Finance
  • Master of Science in Banking & Finance

(with specialization in:

  1. Banking
  2. Finance
  3. Insurance Business
  4. Finance and Accounting
  5. International Finance
  6. Agricultural Finance
  7. Corporate Finance
  8. Bank Management
  9. Public Sector Finance
  10. Pension Management
  11. Mortgage Finance
  12. Entrepreneurial Finance)
  • Master of Science in Finance
  • Ph. D, Finance
  • Master of Science in Human Resource Management
  • Ph. D, Human Resource Management
  • Master in Industrial and Labour Relations (MILR)
  • Ph. D, Industrial Labour Relations
  1. Department of Media and Communication Studies
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Media and Communication Studies
  • Master of Science in Media and Communication Studies

(with specialization in:

  1. Print Journalism (Newspaper & Magazine)
  2. Broadcast Journalism (Radio/Television)
  3. Advertising and Public Relations (PRAD))
  • Ph. D, Mass Communication

 (with specialization in

  1. Print Journalism (Newspaper & Magazine)
  2. Broadcast Journalism (Radio/Television)
  3. Advertising and Public Relations (PRAD))

3. Department of Political Science

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Conflict, Peace and Strategic Studies
  • Master of Science in Conflict, Peace and Strategic Studies
  • Ph. D in Conflict, Peace and Strategic Studies

[with specialization in:

  1. International Development Studies (IDS)
  2. Gender and Peace Building (GPB)
  3. iii.  International Peace Studies (IPS)
  4. Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  5. Strategic Studies (SS)
  6. Peace Education/Education for Peace (PE)
  7. vii.  Media, Peace and Conflict Studies (MPCS)]
  • PGD in Political Science
  • Master of Science in Political Science
  • Ph. D, Political Science

[with specialization in:

  1. Comparative Politics (CP)
  2. Public Administration (PA)
  3. iii. International Relations, Peace and Strategic Studies  (IPS)
  4. Political Theory and Philosophy (PTP)
  5. Political Economy and Development Studies (PEDS)]

4. Department of Social Justice

  • PGD in Social Justice
  • M. Sc in Social Justice
  • Ph. D, Social Justice

5. Department of International Relations

  • Postgraduate Diploma in International Relations and Diplomacy
  • Master of Science in International Relations and Diplomacy
  • Ph. D, International Relations and Diplomacy

(with specialization in:

  1. International Relations
  2. Foreign Policy
  3. Conflict and International Security
  4. Intelligence and Security Studies
  5. Peace and Conflict Studies
  6. International Law
  7. Defence Policy
  8. Strategic Studies
  9. Gender Studies
  • Master of International Relations and Diplomacy (MIRD) Professional
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Intelligence & Security Studies
  • Master of Science in Intelligence & Security Studies
  • Ph. D, Intelligence and Security Studies

(with specialization in:

  1. Agent Handling
  2. Intelligence Organizations
  3. Intelligence Analysis and Production
  4. Security Studies)

6. Department of Tourism and Events Management Studies

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Tourism and Events Management
  • Master of Science in Tourism and Events Management
  • Ph. D, Tourism and Events Management

COLLEGE OF SCIENCES

Available Programmes:

1. Department of Chemical Sciences

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Biochemistry
  • Master of Science in Biochemistry
  • Ph. D, Biochemistry

(with specialization in:

  1. Medical Biochemistry and Toxicology
  2. Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
  3. Food and Nutritional Biochemistry)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Industrial Chemistry
  • Master of Science in Industrial Chemistry
  • Ph. D, Industrial Chemistry

                (with specialization in:

  1. Organic/Natural product Chemistry
  2. Analytical Chemistry
  3. Environmental Chemistry and Pollution control)

2. Department of Biological Sciences

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Microbiology
  • Master of Science in Microbiology
  • Ph. D, Microbiology

(with specialization in:

  1. Medical/Pathogenic Microbiology
  2. Environmental Microbiology
  3. Food and Industrial Microbiology)
  • Master of Science in Biology

(with specialization in:

  1. Ecology and Environmental Science
  2. Parasitology
  3. Biotechnology
  4. Phytomedicine)
  • Ph. D, Biology

 (with specialization in:

  1. Ecology and Environmental Science
  2. Parasitology
  3. Biotechnology
  4. Phytomedicine)

3. Department of Mathematical and Physical Sciences a. Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science

  • Master of Science in Computer Science
  • Ph. D, Computer Science

(with specialization in:

  1. Cyber security
  2. Computer Science Theory/Systems and Foundation of  Computer Science
  3. Software Engineering
  4. Database Systems/Data Engineering)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Physics with Electronics
  • Master of Science in Physics with Electronics
  • Ph. D, Physics with Electronics

                (with specialization in:

  1. Solid State Physics/Material Science
  2. Electronic Measurements and Instrumentation)

4. Department of Geology

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Geology
  • Master of Science in Geology
  • Ph. D, Geology

                (with specialization in:

  1. Sedimentary/Petroleum Geology
  2. Engineering Geology and Geotechnics
  3. iii. Petroleum Geophysics
  4. Environmental/Groundwater Geophysics
  5. Mineral Exploration
  6. Petrology/Structural Geology)

5. Department of Agricultural Economics

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Agricultural Economics
  • Master of Science in Agricultural Economics
  • Ph. D, Agricultural Economics

                (with specialization in:

  1. Production Economics
  2. Resource Economics
  3. iii. Micro and Macro Economics
  4. Industrial Economics
  5. Marketing and Value Addition Economics)

ABUAD Postgraduate Admission Requirements for 2020/2021

Listed below are the requirements for the different postgraduate programmes offered at ABUAD;

A. Postgraduate Diploma Programmes
The criteria for admission into the PGD programme are stated below:

  • All candidates must have five credit passes including English, Mathematics and three other relevant subjects at ‘O’ Level (WAEC, NECO, GCE, NABTEB and IGCSE).
  • Candidates with Bachelor’s degree from any NUC approved University must obtain a minimum of 3rd Class degree in the relevant discipline.
  • Holders of HND in relevant programmes from approved Institutions with a minimum of Lower Credit may also be considered for admission.

B. Master’s Degree Programmes
The criteria for admission into the Master’s Programme (M.Sc.) are as stated bellow:

1. All candidates must have five credit passes including English, Mathematics and three relevant subjects at ‘O’ Level (WAEC, NECO, GCE, NABTEB and IGCSE).

2a. Professional Master’s Degree Programme

  • (i) Candidates for professional Master’s degree programme must obtain a minimum of Second Class Lower Division in the relevant discipline of Afe Babalola University or equivalent of any other University approved by the National Universities Commission (NUC).
  • (ii) Candidates with University degree in Third Class or HND plus a University PGD at credit level pass, (i.e., CGPA of 3.0/5.0) or 50% on weighted percentage average may be considered for admission into professional Master’s degree programmes.
    (iii) All candidates must demonstrate adequate intellectual capacity, maturity and effective decision making and problem solving potentials.

2b. Academic Master’s Degree Programme

  • (i) Candidates with Bachelor’s degrees from the relevant discipline of Afe Babalola University or equivalent of any other University approved by the National Universities Commission (NUC) must obtain a minimum of second class lower division with a CGPA of 2.5/5.0 for an academic programme.
  • (ii) Candidates with at least a third class degree or HND and University PGD in the relevant discipline of Afe Babalola University or equivalent of any other University approved by the National Universities Commission (NUC) with CGPA of 3.0/5.0 may be considered for admission into academic Master’s degree programmes.

C. Doctor of Philosophy Degree (Ph.D.) Programmes
Eligibility: Candidates must possess one of the following qualifications:

  • i. A Master of Science (M.Sc.) Degree of Afe Babalola University or any other University recognized by the Senate of Afe Babalola University with minimum of 60% or a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 3.50.
  • ii. Any candidate with CGPA less than 3.50 with a minimum of 3.00 shall be admitted to M.Phil. /Ph.D. programme in the first instance, with the opportunity to convert to the Ph.D. programme later.
  • iii. An M.Phil. Degree in relevant discipline of any University recognized by the Senate of Afe Babalola University, with a minimum of 3.50 CGPA.

IN ADDITION TO THE ABOVE STATED ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR INDIVIDUAL PROGRAMMES, ALL APPLICANTS ARE TO NOTE THAT:

  • The University Matriculation requirements of individual Departments must be satisfied before a candidate can be considered for admission.
  • For admission into any of the programmes, possession of NYSC Discharge/Exemption/Exclusion Certificate issued by the Directorate is compulsory.

DURATION OF POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES:

  1. Postgraduate Diploma Programmes
  • 2 Semesters – Full Time
  • 3 Semesters – Part Time
  1. Master of Science Programmes
  • 3 Semesters – Full Time
  • 4 Semesters – Part Time
  1. Master of Business Administration
  • 4 Semesters – Full Time
  • 6 Semesters – Part Time

How to Apply for ABUAD Postgraduate Admission 2020/2021

The methods of application are as follows:

(i) click on https://admissions.abuad.edu.ng/ to fill the online form and to make online payment.

                OR

(ii) Download the application form online on the University website: www.abuad.edu.ng, then payment can either be made online or directly to the designated accounts

OR

(iii) Purchase form directly after having made payment online or to the designated accounts from any of the designated Selling Centres.

OR

(i) College of Postgraduate Studies, Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti, KM 8.5, Afe Babalola Way, Ijan Road, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State.

(ii) Emmanuel Chambers, Block 4, CMD/Jubilee Road, Magodo, GRA, Lagos.

(iii) Emmanuel House, 24, Madeira Street, Imani Estate, Maitama, Abuja

(iv) Emmanuel Chambers, 7, Aba Road, Leventis B/Stop,  Port-Harcourt

(v) Afe Babalola & Co, Emmanuel Chambers, Ibadan, 80, Fajuyi Road, Ekotedo, Ibadan

(vi) Green Ocean Multibiz, 60 Odogun Avenue, New Layout, Off Jakpa Road, Ekpan, Warri

 

The Designated Banks are as follows:

1) Afe Babalola University

Name of Account: School of Postgraduate Studies

Name of Bank: Wema Bank Plc

Account Number: 0122203662

2)Afe Babalola University

Name of Account: School of Postgraduate Studies

Name of Bank: Union Bank of Nigeria (UBN)

Account Number: 0050182276

3) Afe Babalola University

Name of Account: School of Postgraduate Studies

Name of Bank: United Bank of Africa (UBA),

Account Number: 1020298532

4) Afe Babalola University

Name of Account: School of Postgraduate Studies

Name of Bank: Sterling Bank Plc

Account Number: 0064790070

NOTE: Send the Hardcopy of the filled Form and all supporting documents to:

 Admission fee:

PGD/M. Sc Programmes:            –              N10,500.00

Ph. D Programmes                         –              N10,500.00

The Secretary,

College of Postgraduate Studies,

Afe Babalola University,

Km 8.5, Afe Babalola Way,

P.M.B. 5454, Ado – Ekiti,

Ekiti State, Nigeria.

 CLOSING DATESales of Forms run throughout the year.

ENQUIRIES

For further enquiries, please contact:

Tel:       07032366407, 09047052172, 07062251683, 08062295050, 08152970475 & 08033262920

Email:[email protected] or [email protected]

Skype: abuadng

Websitehttp://www.abuad.edu.ng


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