​UNIABUJA Postgraduate Admission Form is Out for 2017/18

UNIABUJA Postgraduate Admission Form is Out for 2017/18

UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA, UNIABUJA postgraduate admission form for the 2017/2018 academic session is now on sale. The application form fee is N20,500. See more details below.

Uniabuja postgraduate form

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the University of Abuja (UNIABUJA) postgraduate programmes for the 2017/2018 academic session.

UNIABUJA postgraduate programmes lead to the award of :
    Postgraduate Diploma 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.

    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

    Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in various areas of specializations in the listed Faculties and Departments in ‘1’ and ‘2’ above.
UNIABUJA Postgraduate – Available Programmes.

        Department of Crop Protection

            PGD in Crop Protection

            M.Sc. Crop Protection

            Ph.D. Crop Protection

        Department of Crop Science

            PGD in Agronomy

            PGD Agro Forestry

            M.Sc. Agronomy

            M.Sc. Agro Forestry

            Ph.D. Crop Protection

            Ph.D. Agronomy

            Ph.D. Agro Forestry

        Dept. of Agric. Econs. & Extension

            PGD Agric. Econs. & Farm Managt.

            PGD in Agric. Business Managt.

            M.Sc. Agricultural Economics

            M.Sc. Development Economics

            M.Sc. Environmental Economics

            M.Sc. Agric. Ext. & Rural Sociology

            Ph.D. Agricultural Economics

            Ph.D. Agric. Ext. & Rural Sociology

        Department of Soil Science

            PGD Soil Science

            M.Sc. Soil Science

            Ph.D. Soil Science

        Department of Animal Science

            PGD Animal Science

            M.Sc. Animal Science

            Ph.D. Animal Science


        Department of History & Diplomatic Studies

            PGD in Diplomatic Studies

            M.A. in Diplomatic Studies

            M.A. in Nigerian and African History

            M.Phil. in Nigerian and African History

            M.Phil. in Diplomatic Studies

            Ph.D. in Nigerian and African History

            Ph.D. in Diplomatic Studies

            Ph.D. in Nigerian and African History

            Ph.D. in Diplomatic Studies

        Department of Theatre Arts

            PGD in Media Arts

            PGD in Theatre Arts

            M.A. in Media Arts

            M.A in Theatre Arts

            Ph.D. in Media Arts

            Ph.D. in Theatre Arts

        Department of English Language

            M.A. English Language

            M.A. Literature in English

            Ph.D. English Language

            Ph.D. Literature in English



            Department of Anatomical Sciences

                MSc Anatomical Sciences

                PhD Anatomical Sciences

                Department of Human Physiology

                MSc Human Physiology

                PhD Human Physiology

            Department of Medical Biochemistry

                MSc Medical Biochemistry

                PhD Medical Biochemistry


            Department of Community Medicine

                MPH Comm Medicine

                MPH Sexual & Repro Health


        PGD IN Education

        Department of Educ. Management

            M.Ed. Educ. Planning

            Ph.D. Educ. Planning

        Dept. of Counse. & Edu. Psychology

            M.Ed. Educational Psychology

            Ph.D. Educational Psychology

        Dept. of Guidance & Counseling Edu.

            M.Ed. Guidance and Counseling

            Ph.D. Guidance and Counseling

        Dept. of Arts & Social Science Edu.

            M.Ed. Counseling Education

            M.Ed. Curriculum Studies

            M.Ed. Language Education

            M.Ed. Social Studies Education

            Ph.D. Counseling Education

            Ph.D Curriculum Studies

            Ph.D. Language Education

            Ph.D. Social Studies Education

        Dept. of Science & Env. Edu.

            M.Ed. Science Education

            M.Ed. Mathematics Education

            Ph.D. Science Education

            Ph.D. Mathematics Education


        Department of Civil Engineering

            M. Eng. Civil Engineering

            PhD. Eng. Civil Engineering

        Department of Chemical Engineering

            M. Eng. Chemical Engineering

            Ph.D. Chemical Engineering

        Department of Electrical/Electronics Engineering

            PGD Electrical Engineering

            M. Eng. Electrical Engineering

            Ph.D. Electrical Engineering

        Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

            M. Eng. Mechanical Engineering

            Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering


        Masters of Laws (LL.M)

        Ph.D. in Laws (Ph.D. Law)


        Department of Accounting

            PGD Accounting

            MSc. in Accounting & Finance

        Department of Banking and Finance

            PGD Banking and Finance

        Depart. of Business Administration

            PGD in Business Administration

            PGDBA Business Administration

            M.Sc. Business Administration

            Ph.D. Business Administration

        Depart. of Public Administration

            PGDBPA in Public Administration

            MPA Masters of Public Administration

            M.Sc. Public Administration

            Ph.D. Public Administration


        Dept. of Biological Sciences

            M.Sc. Biology (Environmental)

            M.Sc. Botany (Biodiversity)

            M.Sc. Zoology (Parasitology)

            M.Sc. Zoology (Fisheries)

            Ph.D. Biology (Environmental)

            Ph.D. Botany (Biodiversity)

            Ph.D. Zoology (Parasitology)

            Ph.D. Zoology (Fisheries)

        Department of Microbiology

            M.Sc. Food Microbiology

            M.Sc. Industrial Microbiology

            M.Sc. Environmental Microbiology

            Ph.D. Food Microbiology

            Ph.D. Industrial Microbiology

            Ph.D. Environmental Microbiology

        Dept of Chemistry – Physical Chem.

            M.Sc. Physical Chemistry

            M.Sc. Organic Chemistry

            M.Sc. Inorganic Chemistry

            M.Sc. Analytical Chemistry

            Ph.D. Physical Chemistry

            Ph.D. Organic Chemistry

            Ph.D. Inorganic Chemistry

            Ph.D. Analytical Chemistry

        Department of Computer Science

            M.Sc. Computer Science (Infor. Security)

            M.Sc. Computer Science(Software Engineering)

            Postgraduate Diploma in Information System (PGDIS)

            M.Sc. Computer Science (Intelligence System)

            M.Sc. Comp. Sci. (Distributed Computing Systems)

            M.Sc. Comp. Sci. (Networking Communication)

            M.Sc. Computer Sci. (Database Systems)

            Ph.D. Computer Science

        Department of Physics

            M.Sc. Solid State Physics

            M.Sc. Solar Energy Physics

            M.Sc. Applied Geophysics

            Ph.D. Solid State Physics

            Ph.D. Solar Energy Physics

            Ph.D. Applied Geophysics

        Department of Mathematics

            M.Sc. Pure Mathematics

            M.Sc. Applied Mathematics

            Ph.D. Pure Mathematics

            Ph.D. Applied Mathematics

        Department of Statistics

            PGD in Statistics (PGDS)

            M.Sc. Statistics

            Ph.D. Statistics


        Department of Economics

            MFE Masters in Financial Economics

            M.Sc. Economics

            Ph.D. Economics

        Dept. of Political Sci. & Int. Relations

            Postgraduate Dip in Political Science

            Masters in int. Relations & Diplomacy

            M.Sc. Political Science (Int. Relations)

            M.Sc. Political Sci. (Polit. Economy & Dev Studies)

            M.Sc. Political Science (Policy Analysis)

            Ph.D. Political Science (Int. Relations)

            Ph.D. Political Science (Political Economy & Development Studies)

            Ph.D. Political Science (Policy Analysis)

        Department of Sociology

            PGD. in Intercul. Conflict & Comm.

            M.Sc. Gender Studies

            M.Sc. Development Sociology

            M.Sc. Industrial Sociology

            M.Sc. Criminology

            M.Sc. Demography

            M.Sc. Medical Sociology

            Ph.D. Sociology

        Dept. of Geography & Env. Manag.

            Postgraduate Dip. in Env. Plan & Protec.

            Masters in Envi. Planning & Protection

            M.Sc. Geo. (Popu & Manpower Plan.)

            M.Sc. Geography (Geomorphology)

            M.Sc. Geography (Biogeography)

            M.Sc. Geography (Climatology)

            Ph.D. in Envi. Resources Planning

            Ph.D. Population & Manpower Plan.

            Ph.D. Geomorphology

            Ph.D. Biogeography

            Ph.D. Climatology


        Dept. of Vet. Public Health & Preven. Medicine

            PGD Food Hygiene

            PGD Epidemiology

            M.Sc. Epidemiology

            MVPH Veterinary Public Health

            MVPH Veterinary Preventive Medicine

            Ph.D. Epidemiology

            Ph.D. Veterinary Public Health

            Ph.D. Veterinary Preventive Medicine

        Department of Veterinary Microbiology

            M.Sc. Veterinary Microbiology

            M.Sc. Bacteriology

            M.Sc. Immunology

            M.Sc. Virology

            Ph.D. Veterinary Microbiology

            Ph.D. Bacteriology

            Ph.D. Immunology

            Ph.D. Virology

        Department of Vet. Pharm & Toxicology

            M.Sc. Pharmacology

            M.Sc. Toxicology

            Ph.D. Pharmacology

            Ph.D. Toxicology

        Dept. of Parasitology & Entomology

            PGD Veterinary Parasitology

            M.Sc. Vet Hematology Protozoa & Entomology

            Ph.D. Vet Helm Proto & Entomology


        PGD in Gender Studies (Part Time)

        M.A. Gender Studies (Part Time)


        PGD Peace and Security (Professional)

        PGD Leadership and Discipline (Professional)

        PGD Society and Development (Professional)

        Masters in Peace and Security (Professional)

        Masters in Leadership & Discipline (Professional)

        Masters in Society & Dev. (Professional)


        PGD in Education (Part Time)


        PGD in Anti-Corruption Studies

        PGD in Criminology & security Studies

        PGD in Leadership and Discipline Studies

        PGD in NGO and Management Studies

        PGD in Society and Development Studies

        PGD in Social Rehabilitation Studies

        PGD in Peace & Security Studies

        Masters in Anti-Corruption Studies

        Masters in Criminology & security Studies

        Masters in Leadership and Discipline Studies

        Masters in NGO and Management Studies

        Masters in Society & Development Studies

        Masters in Social Rehabilitation Studies

        Masters in Peace & Security Studies


        PGD in Legislative Studies (PGDLA)

        Masters in Legislative Studies (MLS)
UNIABUJA Postgraduate Admission – General Entry Requirements.
    Candidate for Postgraduate studies into University of Abuja must have obtained at least (5) credits including English and Mathematics in not more than two sittings in WASC NECO GCE (Ordinary Level) or their equivalent.

     Candidate 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.

    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

    A Candidate applying for the Ph.D. with a Master’s Degree from any other University, who in his/her Masters study had not previously taken the compulsory courses or their equivalent, similar to the courses in the University of Abuja shall, on admission be required to offer and pass such courses with a minimum of 60% (4 points) or a letter grade “B”

    Candidates seeking for admission into any of the postgraduate Diploma Programmes must possess a university degree with minimum grade of third class or HND with a minimum of Lower Credit.

    MBBS, BDS is required for MPH Community Medicine while health related degree is required for MPH Sexual and Reproductive Health

     NOTE: PhD, candidates should attach a maximum of 500 words research proposal
How to Apply for UNIABUJA Postgraduate Admission.

Visit the Official University Portal at www.pgportal.uniabuja.edu.ng and click on Postgraduate School to apply on line.

A non-refundable Application fee of N20,500.00 should be paid to University of Abuja Account through REMITA via University of Abuja Portal www.pgportal.uniabuja.edu.ng.

Please NOTE the following:- Mix-up in the application by applicant will attract other 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 for (4) years and above will not be accepted for admission (applicants should therefore obtain certificates from the relevant examination bodies) NOTE that Application fees are non-refundable.

NOTE: Applicants are advised to access REMITA through University of Abuja Portal above for record purposes.

UNIABUJA Postgraduate Admission – Closing Date.

The application portal will be opened for a period of Six (6) weeks from the date of this advert. Applicants are advised to fill in and submit their Application forms within this period (

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