pplications are hereby invited from suitably A qualified candidates for admission into Postgraduate programmes of the University of Abuja for the 2016/2017 Academic Session. The University of Abuja offers programmes leading to the award of: a) Postgraduate Diploma certificates in Education (PGDE), Business Administration (PGDBA), Public Administration (PGDPA), Political Science, Banking and Finance (PGDBF), Diplomatic Studies, Statistics, Engineering, Food Hygiene, Veterinary Epidemiology, Crop Production, Agronomy, Agro Forestry, Agricultural Economics and Farm Management, Agric Business Management, Soil, Animal Science, Environmental Planning and Protection (PGDEPP), Postgraduate Diploma in Gender Studies. b) Master of Arts (M.A), Master of Education (M.Ed), Master of Science (M.Sc), Master of Law (LL.M), Master of Public Administration (MPA), Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) and Master of Environmental Planning and Protection (MEPP), Master of Public Health, Master of Engineering, Master of Veterinary Public Health, Veterinary Preventive Medicine, Veterinary Microbiology, Bacteriology, Immunology, Virology and c) Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in various areas of specialization in the listed Faculties and Departments in a and b above. For information on: · Available programmes · Admission requirements · Guide to admissions · Duration of Programmes · Closing date for application · Submission of completed application forms, and · Application procedure. Please visit the University website at , click Postgraduate School to apply Online. Please note the following: · Mix-up in the application by applicants would attract extra charges · Multiple applications are to be paid for and fill forms separately · Error in completion and submission of forms during the process of application would lead to loss of application processing for the academic session (e.g selecting M. Phil. Instead of M.Sc or Ph.D) · A Candidate who is not admitted into the programme applied for cannot transfer the application for consideration into another programme . Statement of result of four (4) years and above will not be accepted for admission (candidate should therefore obtain certificate from the relevant examination body). Application fees are non-refundable. A. GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS I. A candidate for Postgraduate studies in the University of Abuja must have obtained at least five (5) credits including English and Mathematics in not more than two sittings in WASC, NECO, GCE (Ordinary Level) or their equivalent. ii. Candidates applying for the M.A, M.Ed. M.Eng., MVPH, MVPM and M.Sc. degrees in any field must have obtained a Bachelor's degree with at least second class lower division in the relevant discipline. iii. A candidate for Ph.D in any programme of the University of Abuja must have obtained a minimum weighted average score of 60% (4 points) letter grade 'B' average performance in the Master's degree.
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