Saturday, 17 November 2018

MOUAU 2018/2019 Postgraduate Admission

MOUAU Postgraduate admission for the 2018/2019 academic session has been announced. Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike hereby invites applications forom suitably qualified candidates for admission into the following Postgraduate Programmes of the University for the 2018/2019 Academic Session. 

Available Programmes

(a) Department of Agricultural Economics
M.Sc. and Ph.D. Agricultural Economics –Areas of specialization include:
  • Agribusiness Management and Co-operatives
  • Agricultural Finance
  • Agricultural Project Management
  • Agricultural Marketing
  • Farm Management and Production Economics
  • Agricultural Policy and Development
  • Resource and Environmental Economics
(b) Department of Rural Sociology and Extension
The department offers programme leading to the award of Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Rural Sociology and Extension; M.Sc. and Ph.D in Rural Sociology and Extension in the following specializations:
  • Agricultural Extension Communication.
  • Agricultural Extension Administration.
  • Agricultural Extension Education.
  • Rural Sociology and Development.
(c) Department of Agribusiness and Management.
The department offers Master of Science (M.Sc.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Agribusiness and Financial Management with minors in the following areas:
  • Agribusiness and Entrepreneurship development
  • Export Management
  • Finance and Investment
  • Cooperative Business Management
  • Project Management
Entry Requirement for M.Sc.
  1. Five O/level credit passes obtained in GCE ordinary level, SSCE or NECO in not more than two sittings with the following subjects: English Language, Mathematics, Economics, Agriculture or Biology or any other subject from Government/History/Civic education, Principles of Accounts, Christian Religious Knowledge, Geography and a B.Sc. degree in Agribusiness and Management with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 on 5 points scale or 2.5 on 4 points scale from a recognized University in or outside Nigeria.
  2. Agric. Degree with a minimum CGPA as above
For Ph.D.
Same as in (1) and (2) above with a minimum CGPA of 4.00 on 5 points scale or 3.00 on a 4 points scale.


(a). Department of Food Science and Technology
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Food Science and Technology; M.Sc. and Ph.D. with the following specializations:
  • Food Processing and Preservation.
  • Food Chemistry and Biotechnology
  • Food Microbiology and Biotechnology
  • Food Quality Control and Assurance
  • Food Engineering
In addition to general entry requirement for Postgraduate programmes, Department of Food Science and Technology requires O’level credit passes in English, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology.
(b). Department of Human Nutrition and Dietetics.
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Human Nutrition and Dietetics, M.Sc. and Ph.D. with the following options:
  • Nutrition and Dietetics.
  • Community/ Public Health Nutrition.
  • Human and Experimental Nutrition.
(c). Department of Home Science/Hospitality Management and Tourism.
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Home Science; M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
  • Home Management.
  • Clothing and Textiles.
  • Child and Human Development
  • Food and Nutrition
Hospitality Management and Tourism
PGD in Hospitality Management and Tourism; M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Hospitality Management and Tourism with the following specializations in Ph.D
  • Hospitality Management
  • Tourism Management


(a). Department of Animal Breeding and Physiology.
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Animal Breeding and Physiology; M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
  • Animal Breeding and Genetics
  • Animal Physiology
(b). Department of Animal Nutrition and Forage Science.
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Animal Nutrition and Forage Science; M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
  • Animal Nutrition and Biochemistry.
  • Forage Science and Range Management.
(c). Department of Animal Production and Livestock Management.
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Animal Production and Management; M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
  • Poultry Production.
  • Rabbit Production.
  • Swine Production.
  • Ruminant Production (Cattle, Sheep and Goat)


(a) Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) full-time namely
  • Agricultural/ Home Economics Education
  • Educational Foundation
  • Science Education
  • Library and Information Science
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education
(b) Department of Agricultural / Home Science Education
M.Ed. and Ph.D.
  1. Agricultural Education
  2. Home Science Education, Options in
  • Home Management
  • Human and Family Development
  • Clothing and Textiles
(c) Department of Science Education
M.Ed. and Ph.D. in
  • Measurement and Evaluation
  • Mathematics Education
  • Chemistry Education
  • Biology Education
  • Physics Education
  • Integrated Science Education
(d)Department of Library and Information Science Education
Postgraduate Diploma, Masters and Ph.D. in
Library and Information Science 
(e) Department of Adult and Continuing Education
M.Ed. and Ph.D. in
  • Administration of Adult Education
  • Community development
  • Social Welfare
  • Industrial Education
  • Communication Arts in Adult Education
  • Extension and Distance Education.
(f) Department of Curriculum Studies
M.Ed. and Ph.D.
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Educational Technology
(g) Department of Psychology and Counselling
M.Ed. and Ph.D. in the following options:
  • Educational Psychology
  • Guidance and Counselling
(h) Department of Educational Management
The three programmes offered in the Department are:
  • Sc (Ed) Business Education
  • Sc (M.Ed) Economics Education
  • Ed Education Administration and Planning
(i) Department of Industrial Technology Education
  • Automobile Technology Education
  • Building Technology Education
  • Electrical/ Electronics Technology Education
  • Metal Work Technology Education
  • Woodwork Technology Education


(a). Department of Agronomy.
Postgraduate Diploma in Crop Production; M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
  • Crop Production and Physiology
  • Plant Breeding and Genetics.
(b). Department of Plant Health Management.
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Plant Health Management; M.Sc. in:
  • Plant Pathology.
  • Weed Science.
Ph.D. in:
  • Plant Pathology (Mycology).
  • Plant Pathology (Nematology).
  • Plant Pathology (Bacteriology)
  • Weed Science.
  • Applied Entomology.
(c). Department of Soil Science and Meteorology.
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Soil Science and Meteorology; M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
  • Soil Survey and Land Use Planning.
  • Soil Physics and Conservation.
  • Soil Fertility and Fertilizer Technology.
  • Soil Chemistry and Mineralogy.
* No Ph.D.Programme in Soil Survey and Land Use Planning.


(a). Department of Agricultural and Bio-resources Engineering.
Postgraduate Programmes in Agricultural and Bio-resources engineering: PGD (No specializations) M.ENG in the following specializations:
  • Soil and Water Resources Engineering
  • Farm Power and Machinery Engineering
  • Bioprocess and Food Engineering
Ph.D in the following specializations:
  • Farm Power and Machinery Engineering.
  • Bio-Process and Food Engineering.
  • Soil and Water Resource Engineering.
(b). Department of Mechanical Engineering.
Postgraduate Programmes in Mechanical Engineering; M.ENG and Ph.D. with options in:
  • Energy and Power Engineering.
  • Design and Production Engineering.
  • Industrial and System Engineering.
(c). Department of Electrical/Electronics Engineering
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Electrical and Electronics Engineering; M.Eng and Ph.D. in
  • Power/ Machines Option
  • Electronics/Communication.
(d) Department of Civil Engineering
Postgraduate Diploma in Civil Engineering (no Options).M.Eng in
  • Structural Engineering
  • Water Resources and Environmental Engineering
  • Construction Management
  • Soil and Geotechnical Engineering
  • Highway and Transportation Engineering


    • (a). Department of Forestry and Environmental Management.
    Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Forestry and Environmental Management; M.Sc. and Ph.D in:
    • Forest Ecology.
    • Wildlife Ecology.
    • Agroforestry and Forest Food Resources.
    • Wood Technology and Forest Based Industries.
    • Silviculture Techniques and Management.
    • Seed Technology and Storage.
    • Flower Production and Landscaping Techniques.
    (b). Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Management.
    Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Management; M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
    • Fisheries and Hydrobiology.
    • Aquatic Pollution and Toxicology.
    (c). Department of Environmental Management and Toxicology
    • Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Environmental Management and Toxicology
    • Master of Science (M.Sc.) degree in Environmental Management and Toxicology.
    • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in Environmental Management
    • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in Environmental Toxicology


    (a). Department of Accounting.
    PGD, M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Accounting
    (b). Department of Banking and Finance
    PGD, M.Sc and Ph.D. in Banking and Finance
    (c). Department of Business Administration.
    PGDMBA, M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Business Administration
    Entry requirements:
    PGD: Five (5) credit passes including English, Mathematics and Economics at O’level, relevant bachelor degree not lower than 3rd class or HND at Upper credit level and relevant professional qualifications.
    1. Relevant degree from recognized university with CGPA not less than 3.00 on 5 point scale and 2.8 on 4 point scale,
    2. Minimum of one year industrial/administrative experience,
    3. candidates with PGD (Upper credit 3.5 upwards) maybe considered for the admission.
    M.Sc.: is same as options (a) & (c) above, possession of MBA is an added advantage.
    Ph.D.: is same as option (a) with CGPA of 4.00 (60%) on a five point scale and 3.5 (60%) on 4.00 scale, in a Masters Degree (M.Sc) from management related disciplines. 
    (d). Department of Economics.
    PGD (without specialization) M.Sc. and Ph.D. in the following specializations
    • International Economics
    • Monetary Economics
    • Finance and Public Sector Economics
    • Development Economics
    • Econometrics/ Quantitative Economics
    • Economic Planning.


    (a). Department of Biochemistry.
    M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
    • Biochemical Toxicology.
    • Nutritional Biochemistry.
    • Lipid Biochemistry.
    • Medical Biochemistry
    • Enzymology and Protein Chemistry
    • Biochemical Pharmacology
    • Industrial Biochemistry/Biochemistry
    • Immunochemistry
    • Environmental Biochemistry
    (b). Department of Microbiology.
    M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
    • Food Microbiology.
    • Industrial Microbiology.
    • Environmental Microbiology.
    • Medical Microbiology
    (c). Department of Plant Science and Biotechnology.
    M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
    • Plant Taxonomy and Biosystematics.
    • Mycology/ Plant Pathology
    • Plant Physiology.
    • Plant Cytogenetics and Biotechnology
    • Phyto medicine/Ethno medicine
    (d). Department of Zoology and Environmental Biology.
    M.Sc. and Ph.D. in following specializations:


    (a). Department of Chemistry.
    Postgraduate Diploma in Chemistry
    M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
    • Analytical Chemistry.
    • Environmental Chemistry.
    • Physical Chemistry.
    • Organic Chemistry.
    • Inorganic Chemistry.
    (b). Department of Mathematics.
    M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Pure and Applied Mathematics with specialization in the following areas:
    (a) Applied Mathematics
    • Fluid and Continuum Mechanics
    • Optimization Theory and Computations
    • Financial Mathematics
    • Numerical Analysis
    • Mathematical Modeling
    • Elasticity
    (b) Pure Mathematics
    • Functional Analysis.
    • Deferential Equation
    • Algebra
    (c). Department of Physics.
    M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
    • Geophysics and
    • Engineering Physics.
    (d). Department of Statistics.
    PGD (no options) M.Sc. and Ph.D. with options in:
    • Time Series Analysis and Forecasting
    • Sampling Survey Theory and Methods
    • Operations Research


    (a). Department of Veterinary Parasitology and Entomology
    The Department offers PGD, M.V.Sc and Ph.D. in Parasitology and Entomology
    (b). Department of Veterinary Public Health and Preventive Medicine
    M.V.Sc and Ph.D. with options in
    • Veterinary Public Health
    • Veterinary Preventive Medicine
    (c). Department of Veterinary Medicine
    M.Sc. and Ph.D. Veterinary Medicine
    • Large Animals Medicine
    • Small Animals Medicine
    • Avian Medicine
    • Fish Medicine
    (d). Department of Veterinary Physiology, Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Animal Health and Production
    M.V.Sc and Ph.D. in
    • Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology
    • Veterinary Physiology
    • Veterinary Animal Health and Production
    (e). Department of Veterinary Anatomy
    M.Sc. in Veterinary anatomy and Ph.D. in Veterinary Anatomy with the following options:
    • Developmental Anatomy
    • Gross Anatomy
    • Histology
    (f). Department of Veterinary Surgery and Theriogenology
    Veterinary Surgery Option
    • V.Sc and Ph.D. in
    1. Soft Tissue Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Anesthesia
    • Diagnostic imaging
    Veterinary Theriogenology Option
    1. V.Sc with Options in
    • Andrology and Artificial insemination
    • Gynecology
    • Obstetrics
    • Immunoreproduction
    • Mastitis and Udder Health Management
    Note: The M.V.Sc. Pathobiology is for Veterinary Graduates, while the M.Sc. Pathobiology is for Non- Veterinary Graduates with acceptable degrees in Basic Sciences and Medical Laboratory Science.
    To be eligible for admission into a Postgraduate programme of the University, the candidate must possess a minimum of FIVE O’LEVEL CREDIT passes in ENGLISH LANGUAGE, MATHEMATICS and any other three relevant subjects at not more than TWO sittings.
    To be eligible for admission into the PGD programme, candidates must be holders of third class honors first degree in a relevant discipline from any university or holders of Higher National Diploma (HND) with minimum of upper Credit in a relevant discipline. For unclassified HND Certificates, a CGPA of 3.5 (5- point scale) and 3.00 (4-point scale) or 60% shall be taken as equivalent to upper credit.
    To be eligible for admission into the Master’s degree programme, candidates must.
    1. Be graduates of Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike or any other recognized University by Senate and should have obtained a first degree with at least Second Class Honors (CGPA of 3.00 and above on 5point scale and 2.50 on 4point scale).
    2. Possess the Higher National Diploma (HND), with at least Upper Credit and Postgraduate Diploma in a relevant field from a recognized institution and
    • Any other certificate or qualification that may be acceptable to Senate.
    To be eligible for admission into the Doctor of Philosophy degree programme, a candidate should have obtained a Master’s Degree which includes course work and research from Michael Okpara University of Agriculture or its equivalent from any other University recognized by Senate in relevant disciplines, with Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of at least 4.0 (5- point scale) or 3.00 (4- point scale).
    All Ph.D, M.Sc, M.Ed, M.Eng candidates MUST possess credits in English and Mathematics in addition to three other relevant subjects at O’level.
    NSUK Notice To Candidates On 2018/2019 Admission
    Method of Application
    Interested candidates should obtain application forms ONLINE by visiting and follow the procedures therein. PG Application fee is Fifteen Thousand naira (N15,000.00) to be paid by obtaining RRR through which payment will be made to Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike via any bank or online payment (For enquiries, call 07068980033 or mail us on With the teller/e-receipt, visit PG School (Room F2) to pick up other supporting documents for the application. Completed application forms and all relevant documents should be enclosed in the applicant’s PG File (collected at Room F2) and return to:
    The Secretary,
    Postgraduate School,
    Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike,
    P.M.B 7267,
    Umuahia, Abia State.
    Academic transcript should be forwarded from the institution of origin to the same address before the closing date. Please note that any candidate whose transcript is not received will not be considered for admission.
    Closing Date
    Closing date for the receipt of completed application forms and transcript for the 2018/2019 session is two months from date of publication.
    Mrs Jacinta. N. Ogwo-Agu

    NSUK Notice To Candidates On 2018/2019 Admission

    This is to inform applicants seeking admission into the University in the 2018/2019 academic session through the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), that the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has made it mandatory for all candidates to upload their O’level results (SSCE, NABTEB, NECO, etc) on their JAMB profile to enable the Institution consider them for admission. Candiates are advised to visit JAMB accredited CBT centres only and not cyber cafes for the upload.

    Similarly, candidates who applied through Direct Entry (DE) are to upload both their O’level and A’Level results (NCE, IJMB, National Diploma, NSUK Diploma etc). Candidates have up to Monday 19th November, 2018 to upload their results in order to be considered for admission by the Institution.
    UNN 2018/2019 JUPEB Supplementary Admission
    The University also wishes to notify candidates who have been offered admission to accept or reject the offer on or before Monday 19th November, 2018; failure to do so will mean forfeiting the offer.
    Bala I. Ahmed II, mnim, fcai, fcim

    UNN 2018/2019 JUPEB Supplementary Admission

    UNN JUPEB Supplementary admission for 2018/2019 session is on sale. Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates for Admission into the Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board (JUPEB) programme for 2018/2019 session. The programme leads to the award of JUPEB certificate which enables candidates gain direct Entry Admissions into their respective second year degree programmes in the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and other JUPEB – affiliated Universities in Nigeria and abroad.


    Eligible candidates must possess minimum of 5 Credits at maximum of two sittings in at least 5 subjects (inclusive of English Language) relevant to the candidates desired course of study in the University
    The duration of the programme is a minimum of one academic session of two semesters.
    2018/2019 Poly Ibadan HND Screening Date Announced
    Subject Combinations.
    ARTS: History/literature/Christian Rel. Studies (HLCRS), Economics/Hisitory/Lit – in- English (EHL), History/Igbo/CRS (HICRS), Igbo/Lit-in-English/CRS (ILCRS), History/Igbo/French (HIF) etc.
    SOCIAL SCIENCES: Government/Economics/Mathematics (GEM), Govt/Economics/Geography (GEG), Literature/Economic/Geography (LEG), Biology/Economics/Government (BEG), Govt/Lit/CRS (GLCRS), Biology/Govt/CRS (BGCRS) etc.
    MANAGEMENT SCIENCES: Business Studies/Accounting/Mathematics (BAM), Mathematics/Accounting/Geography (MAG), Government/Economics /Mathematics (GEM) etc.
    SCIENCES: Agric Science/Biology/Chemistry (ABC), Physics/Chemistry/Mathematics (PCM), Physics/Chemistry/Biology(PCB) etc.
    Candidates are to note that the above subject combinations meet the requirements (as applicable) for admission into Degree Programmes in the Sciences, Social Sciences, Management Sciences and Arts courses in all JUPEB – affiliated Universities in Nigeria including University of Nigeria Nsukka.
    Method Of Application
    Pay the application fee of N20,000.00 through Remita payment platform at any bank. You are to generate a payment invoice which contains a remita number; the invoice printout will enable you to make your payment at the bank. (Please note that Bank charges apply and must be paid)
    1. Visit
    2. Click on the fill JUPEB, Inter University Forms
    3. Click on Generate Payment Invoice under JUPEB
    4. Enter your telephone number and click on submit
    5. Enter your Surname, First name, Middle name and click on submit
    6. Print out your invoice and proceed to the bank
    7. After making payments at the bank visit the
    8. Click on the Fill JUPEB, Inter University FormsClick on fill Joint Universities Preliminary Admissions Board programme
    9. Enter your Remita # and click on submit
    10. Fill the form and attach your passport
    11. Color passport photograph with white background.
    12. The passport photograph must be recent (not earlier than 3 months before the time of the application) and the size should not be more than 100KB.
    13. Complete the form and click on submit
    14. Print out your acknowledgment slip:
    Admission General Information.
    • Applicants into 2018/2019 preliminary programme are advised to be visiting our website from time to time for updates and other relevant information.
    • All candidates are required to register for 2019 Direct entry UTME during the programme.
    • All candidates are required to use valid e-mail addresses and PERSONAL telephone numbers. ’The forms must be filled and submitted online either immediately or within two weeks of accessing the website. No downloaded or printed copies of forms will be accepted.
    • Applicants are to note that 2018/2019 entrance exam shall hold at the University of Nigeria, on 22nd November, 2018.
    • Candidates are advised to follow the Application Instructions very carefully and ensure they select the correct SUBJECT COMBINATIONS. Failure to do so may adversely affect the candidate.
    FURTHER ENQUIRIES: Phone: 09098127029, 08096854714. E-mail:
    CLOSING DATE: 21st November, 2018.
    ENTRANCE EXAMINATION: 22nd November, 2018.

    Monday, 24 September 2018

    2018/2019 Poly Ibadan HND Screening Date Announced

    The Polytechnic Ibadan Higher National Diploma (HND) Screening for the 2018/2019 academic session has been announced.
    All candidates who applied for the HND programme of the Polytechnic Ibadan for the 2018/019 academic session are herby informed that the screening exercise will hold as follows;
    Poly Ibadan HND Screening Date, 2018/2019 Announced

    Screening Dates: 26th to 28th of September, 2018
    Time: 8am
    Venue: Polytechnic Ibadan, Campus
    Candidates are to login to their poirtal to print their screening schedule that will show them their exact dates for the screening.
    Please Inform Others!

    Monday, 27 August 2018

    2018/2019 OOU Admission List

    OOU Admission List for the 2018/2019 session has been released. Candidates who applied for admission in the university and participated in the screening exercise can proceed to check their admission status.

    The admission lists has been uploaded online and candidates can follow the procedure below to check their admission status.

    How To Check OOU Admission List
    Payment Of Acceptance Fee
    Admitted candidates are to note that payment of Acceptance Fees commences immediately and ends on August 31st, 2018.
    2018'2019 EKSU Post-UTME Results

    2018'2019 EKSU Post-UTME Results

    EKSU Post-UTME Results for the 2018/2019 academic session have been released. All candidates who participated in the screening exercise are advised to proceed to check their screening results.

    The screening results have been uploaded on the school portal. Canadidates are to follow the procedure given below to check their screening results.

    How To Check EKSU Post-UTME Result
    UNILAG Notice to 2018 Post-UTME Candidates On Upload Of NECO Results

    UNILAG Notice to 2018 Post-UTME Candidates On Upload Of NECO Results

    This to inform all candidates who applied for admission into the University of Lagos (UNILAG) that the management of the university has directed that all candidates who wish to upload the recently released NECO result or update their uploaded O’level result should go to their application portal to do so. 

    Note that the portal will close at 12 midnight on Friday, 31st August, 2018.

    Ensure that your O’levels are entered before this deadline as candidates who do not comply will not be eligible for consideration.
    UNIABUJA 2018/2019 Post-UTME/DE Cut-off mark, Eligibility And Registration Details