African University of Science and Technology, AUST Postgraduate Admission form for the 2023/2024 academic session is out. AUST Abuja is hereby inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates for admission into full-time M.Sc./Ph.D. programmes of the University.
African University of Science and Technology offers world class postgraduate programmes that are taught by leading African and International professors in the following areas.
Postgraduate Courses Available at African University of Science and Technology
• Computer Science and Engineering
• Material Science & Engineering
• Petroleum Engineering
• Pure and Applied Mathematics
• Theoretical and Applied Physics
AUST Postgraduate Programme Admission Requirements (Eligibility) – 2023/2024
The 1st year AUST courses are taught at the Advanced Undergraduate and Graduate Level. This means that for students to be able to follow and benefit from the courses, they should have adequate preparation in Mathematics and the Basic Engineering Sciences prior to starting this program. Requirements for admission are as follow:
an honours B.Sc, degree in Mathematics, Computational Sciences, Engineering or Science from a recognized university with a minimum of Second Class Upper or a GPA of at least 3.5. Candidates from francophone countries should have a “Maitrise” degree mention B and be proficient in English.
In addition, below are the specific perequisites for each program:
PURE AND APPLIED MATHEMATICS
Analysis / Advanced Calculus / Linear Algebra / Topology / ODE and Complex Analysis taken at undergraduate level.
COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
In addition to good preparatory Mathematics courses, students are expected to have knowledge of a modern programming language (e.g. Java, C, C++, and Computer Operating Systems).
Mathematics knowledge at least equivalent to courses in Calculus, Advanced Calculus (Vector Analysis, Multivariable Calculus), Linear Algebra and Differential Equations. Students are also expected to have taken courses at an intermediate level in Classical Mechanics, Electromagnetism, Thermodynamics and Quantum Mechanics.
MATERIALS SCIENCE ENGINEERING AND PETROLEUM ENGINEERING
At least 4 semesters of Mathematics courses covering Calculus, Linear Algebra, Advanced Calculus (Vector Analysis and Multivariable Calculus) and Ordinary Differential Equations.
Knowledge of a (modern) programming language is expected.
Mechanics (Solids and Engineering Mechanics), Thermodynamics, Fluid Dynamics (for Petroleum Students) and General Chemistry (for Material Science Students).
A student copy of the transcript of academic records of completed/ongoing courses, showing grades, and a copy of the highest degree received, with AUTHORIZED English translations MUST be sent with this application. Applicants should however arrange for official transcripts to be sent to the University directly by their former institutions.
How To Apply for AUST Postgraduate Admission For 2023/2024 Academic Session (Masters and PhD)
African University of Science and Technology Admission postgraduate admission form can be downloaded using the following link: Click here to download.
Key dates for the admission process are:
- Application Deadline: Tuesday, 3rd October 2023
- Start of Lectures: Tuesday, 16th January 2024
For more information contact Student Affairs ,+234 (0) 704 436 94 98,+234 (0) 7042049739.