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Igbinedion University, Okada (IUO) Postgraduate Admission Form 2019/2020 Out

Igbinedion University, Okada (IUO) management has announced the sale of admission form into the school’s postgraduate programme for the 2019/2020 academic session. Applications are hereby called from eligible and qualified members of the public.

Igbinedion University, Okada (IUO) Postgraduate Admission Form


  1. Economics and Developmental Studies (POD, M.Sc, Ph.D)
  2. International Relations and Strategic Studies (PGD, M.Sc)
  3.  Mass Communication (PGD, M.Sc)
  4.  Political Science and Public Administration (PGD, M.Sc, Ph.D)

Areas of Specialization

  1. Developmental Economics
  •  Monetary Economics (M.Sc, PhD)
  •  International Economics (M.Sc, Ph.D)
  •  Public Sector Economics (M.Sc, Ph.D)
  1. International Relations and Strategic Studies
  •  International Relations (M.Sc)
  •  Strategic Studies (M.Sc)
  •  Diplomatic Studies (M.Sc)
  •  Peace and Conflict Studies (M.Sc)
  1. Mass Communication
  •  Print Journalism (M.Sc)
  •  Broadcast Journalism (M.Sc)
  •  Advertising (M.Sc)
  •  Public Relations (M.Sc)
  1. Political Science and Public Administration
  •  Political Sociology (M.Sc, Ph.D)
  •   Political theory (M.Sc, Ph.D)
  •  Comparative Politics and Development Studies (M.Sc, Ph.D)
  •  Public Policy (M.Sc, Ph.D)
  •   Management of Public Sector Organization (M.Sc, PhD)
  •  Management of Public Enterprises (M.Sc, Ph.D)
  •  Comparative and Public Adniinistration (M.Sc,Ph.D)
  1. Accounting (PGD, M.Sc, Ph.D)
  2. Business Management (PGD, M.Sc, Ph.D)
  3. Banking and Finance (PGD, M.Sc, Ph.D)
  4. Masters of Business Administration (MBA) (Academics)

Areas of Specialization

  1. Management Information System (M.Sc, Ph.D)
  2. Human Resources Management (M.Sc, Ph.D)
  3. Marketing (M.Sc, PhD) (iv)Management (M.Sc, Ph.D)

Areas of Specialization:

  1. Environmental and Public Health Microbiology (M.Sc, Ph.D)
  2. Food and Industrial Microbiology (M.Sc, Ph.D)
  3. Brewing Science (M.Sc, Ph.D)
  4. Plant Pathogenic Microbiology (M.Sc, Ph.D)
  5. Animal Pathogenic Microbiology (Medical Microbiology) (M.Sc, Ph.D)
  6. Immunology and Immunochemistry (M.Sc, Ph.D)
  7. Microbial Physiology and Biochemistry (M.Sc, Ph.D)
  8. Pollution Studies (M.Sc, Ph.D)

Areas of Specialization

  1. International Law (LLM, Ph.D)
  2. Public Law (LLM, Ph.D)
  3. Environmental Law (LLM, PhD)
  4. Business Law (LLM, Ph.D)
  5. Private and Property Law (LLM, PhD)
  6. Jurisprudence (LLM, Ph.D)

Igbinedion University Postgraduate Programmes Requirement

  1. A Candidate for Postgraduate Studies in Igbinedion University must have obtained at least five (5) credits in WASC, NECO, GCE (ordinary level or their equivalents) NOTE: A CREDIT PASS IN MATHS AND ENGLISH IS REQUIRED.
  2. Four credits at Ordinary level, Plus OND (not pass), NCE, LIMB or Advance level passes or any other equivalent.
  3. A holder of a Pass (Degree/Diploma) is not qualified for admission into the postgraduate programme of the degree. He/She must possess PGD to be considered for admission into the Masters Programmes.
  4. A candidate applying for the Ph.D in any Programme of Igbinedion University must have obtained a minimum weighted average score of 60% in the Master’s degree.
  5. Only students who have the NYSC discharge, exemption or exclusion can be allowed to clear into the different courses.


Candidate should request for their transcripts from their former institution. Applications of candidates whose transcripts are not forwarded to the school shall not be processed.


Candidates should print out the referee forms provided in the application page, fill and return directly to the Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies. Applications shall not be processed unless the referee reports are available.

How To Apply

  1. Apply Online at
  2. Print out confirmation page
  3. Obtain a Bank draft of N 15, 000 from any commercial bank in favour of: PG School, lgbinedion University, Okada
  4. Send Confirmation page print out, Bank draft and Photocopies of relevant credentials to: SECRETARY, SCHOOL OF POST GRADUATE STUDIES (MAIN CAMPUS), IGBINEDION UNIVERSITY, OKADA, EDO STATE preferably by courier.
  5. Candidates are advised to also send all documents including scanned copy of Bank draft by email to- [email protected]

Application Deadline

Deadline for application into the PGD and Masters Programmes is 31st March 2020. There is no deadline for application into the PhD Programme.

ADDMISSION PROCEDURE: Only candidates with admission offer letter into the various PG Programmes are to proceed to pay the total amount of Non-Refundable Acceptances fees of N 100,000

For General Enquiries:
0803470151(Dean, PG School)
07032511003(Sec., PG School)
08063170869(Sub Dean PG School)
08037511008(Sub Dean PG School)
08034695023(University Bursar)
 Email- [email protected] Website-,/ngschool 

Note: Acceptance fee Must be paid before candidates can be cleared.

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