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OAU Postgraduate Form 2018/2019 Session Admission is Out

Official: OAU Postgraduate Admission Form 2018/2019 Session.

The Oau postgraduate form 2018/ 19 is now available. Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into Full-time and Part-time Postgraduate Diploma (PGD); Professional Masters (MPA, MIR, MM Psych, LL.M. etc); Masters with Research Thesis (M.Sc., M.A, M.Phil.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Degree Programmes in the following Faculties and disciplines of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) Postgraduate Programmes for Harmattan Semester, 2018/2019 academic session.

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AVAILABLE PROGRAMMES:

Postgraduate Diploma (PGD); Professional Masters (MBA, MPA, MIR, MM Psych, LL.M. etc); Masters with Research Thesis (M.Sc., M.A, M.Phil.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Degree Programmes in the following Faculties and disciplines:

1. FACULTY OF ADMINISTRATION

(i) Postgraduate Diploma Programmes are available in the following areas: Financial Management (PGDFM); Management Studies (PGDMS); Public Administration (PGDPA); International Relations (PGDIR) and Local Government Studies (PGDLG).

(ii) Masters Degree Programmes by Coursework and Long Essay;
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Public Administration (MPA), Master of International Relations (MIR), Masters in Local Government Studies (MLGS).

(iii) Masters Degree Programmes by Coursework and Research Thesis;
Master of Science in Accounting (M.Sc.), Master of Science in Business Administration (M.Sc.), Master of Science in Local Government Studies (M.Sc.), Master of Science in Public Administration (M.Sc.), Master of Science in International Relations (M.Sc.), Master of Philosophy in Business Administration (M.Phil.)

(iv) Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) Degree Programmes;
Ph.D. Programmes in Business Administration, Public Administration, International Relations, Local Government Studies, Accounting.

2. FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE:

(i) Masters Degree Programme by coursework and Long Essay/ Project M.Sc. in Agricultural Communication in the Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology.

(ii) Masters Degree Programmes by Coursework and Research Thesis M.Sc.; M.Phil Programmes in Agricultural Economics; Animal Science; Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology; Crop Production and Protection; Seed Science and Technology; Soil Science and Land Resources Management.

(iii) Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) Degree Programmes in Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology; Animal Science; Crop Production and Protection; Seed Science and Technology; Soil Science and Land Resources Management.

3. FACULTY OF ARTS:

(i) Postgraduate Diploma in Dramatic Arts (PGDA)

(ii) Masters Degree Programmes by Course work and Research Thesis M.A., M.Phil. Programmes in History, Linguistics, English Language; Literature-in- English; Philosophy; Religious Studies; Foreign Languages; Yoruba Language; Yoruba Literature; Music; Dramatic Arts.

(iii) Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Programmes in History; Linguistics; English Language; Philosophy; Religious Studies; Foreign Languages; Literature-in-English; Yoruba Language, Yoruba Literature, Music; Dramatic Arts.

4. FACULTY OF BASIC MEDICAL SCIENCES:

(i) Masters Degree Programmes by Coursework and Research Thesis Master of Science (M.Sc.); and Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) in the following areas of specialization: Medical Microbiology and Parasitology; Chemical Pathology; Anatomy; Physiotherapy; Physiological Sciences; Immunology.

(ii) Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Degree programme Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) Degree Programmes are available in the following areas of specialization: Medical Microbiology and Parasitology; Chemical Pathology; Anatomy; Physiotherapy; Physiological Sciences; Immunology.

5. FACULTY OF CLINICAL SCIENCES:

Masters and Masters of Philosophy Degree Programmes by Course work and Research Thesis: (a) M.Sc.; in Clinical Psychology; and Psychiatry Clinical Psychology (b) Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) (c) Masters of Philosophy (M. Phil.); Public Health.

(ii) Doctor of Philosophy Degree Programmes (a) Ph.D. Programmes are available in Psychiatry, Public Health.

(iii) Doctor of Medicine, M.D. (Doctor of Medicine) in Medicine.

6. FACULTY OF DENTISTRY:

(i) Master Degree Programme by Course work and Long Essay/ Project Master of Dental Public Health (MDPH)

(ii) Masters and Doctor of Philosophy Degree Programmes by Course Work and Research Thesis (a) M.Sc. in Dental Public Health (b) Ph.D. in Dental Public Health

7. FACULTY OF EDUCATION:

(Admission in Harmattan Semester Only)
(i) Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
(a) Postgraduate Diploma in Education (to be operated at the Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo)
(b) Postgraduate Diploma in Education – OAU, Ile-Ife.

(ii) Masters Degree Programmes by Coursework and Long Essay (M.Ed.) M.Ed. Programmes are available in the following areas: Educational Administration; Guidance and Counselling; Curriculum Studies; Adult Education; Early Childhood Education; Educational Technology, Physical Education; Higher Educational Administration; History of Education; Philosophy of Education; Psychology of Education; Tests and Measurement; Sociology and Education; Integrated Studies.

(iii) Masters Degree Programmes by Coursework and Research Thesis (M.A Education) M.A. (Education) Programmes are available in the following areas of Specialization: History of Education; Educational Planning; Educational Administration; Higher Educational Administration; Curriculum Studies (Arts Option); Test and Measurements; Psychology of Education; Sociology of Education; Guidance and Counselling; Educational Technology; Adult Education; Adapted Physical Education; Comparative Education; Philosophy of Education; Early Childhood Education; Administration and Organization of Physical Education; Sociology and Psychology of Sport; Health Education; Physiology of Exercise; Language Arts; English; Yoruba; French; History; Religious Studies; Fine and Applied Arts; Political Science; Geography.

(iv) Masters Degree Programmes by Coursework and Research Thesis (M.Sc. Education) Curriculum Studies: (Science Option) Botany; Chemistry; Mathematics; Physics; Zoology.

(v) Doctor of Philosophy Degree (Ph.D.) Education Programmes These are available with specialization in History of Education; Educational Planning; Educational Administration; Higher Educational Administration; Curriculum Studies; Tests and Measurements; Philosophy of Education; Guidance and Counselling; Psychology of Education; Sociology of Education; Educational Technology; Adult Education; Physical Education; Early Childhood Development.

8. FACULTY OF ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN AND MANAGEMENT:

(i) Postgraduate Diploma
(a) Postgraduate Diploma in Architectural Conservation (PGDAC);
(b) Postgraduate Diploma in Architectural Design and Practice (PGDADPP)
(c) Postgraduate Diploma in Transportation Planning, Housing and Urban Renewal Processes; Landscape Planning; Planning Process and Waste Management.

(ii) Masters Degree Programmes by Coursework and Long Essay /Project
(a) Master of Science in Architecture (Professional);
(b) Master of Arts in Fine Arts (M.F.A.) with Specialization in Ceramics, Graphic Design, Painting, Sculpture, Textile Design;

(iii) Masters Degree Programmes by Coursework and Research Thesis: M.Sc.; M. Phil. are available with specialization in Architecture, Building Structures; Building Maintenance; Building Services; Construction Management; Estate Management; Quantity Surveying; Urban and Regional Planning; Transportation Planning, Housing and Urban Renewal Processes; Landscape Planning; Planning process and Waste Management.

(iv) Ph.D. Programmes: These are available with specialization in Architecture, Building Structures; Building Maintenance; Building Services; Construction Management; Estate Management; Quantity Surveying; Urban and Regional Planning.

9. FACULTY OF LAW:

(Admission in Harmattan Semester Only)
(i) Master of Laws (LL.M)

(ii) Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) Degree Programme by Coursework and Research Thesis This is available with specialization in Jurisprudence and Private Law; Public Law; International Law and Business Law.

(iii) Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Degree Programmes Ph.D. degree programmes available with specialization in Jurisprudence and Private Law; Public Law; International Law and Business Law.

10. FACULTY OF PHARMACY:

(i) Postgraduate Diploma Programme PGD in Phytomedicines.

(ii) Masters Degree Programmes by Coursework and Research Thesis
(a) M.Sc. Programmes in: Phytomedicines; Pharmacology; Pharmaceutical Chemistry; Pharmaceutics; Pharmacognosy; Pharmacy Administration;
(b) M.Phil. in Pharmacology; Pharmaceutical Chemistry; Pharmaceutics; and Pharmacognosy; Pharmacy Administration.

(iii) Ph.D. Programmes These are available with specialization in Pharmacology; Pharmaceutical Chemistry; Pharmaceutics; Pharmacognosy; Phytomedicines; Pharmacy Administration.

11. FACULTY OF SCIENCE:

(i) Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
(a) Environmental Control and Management;
(b) Biosystematics
(c) Museum Techniques.

(ii) Masters Degree Programmes by Course work and Long Essay/ Project Master in Conservation Science; Master of Actuarial Science (M.A.S.) Mineral Exploration; Petroleum Geochemistry; Petroleum Geophysics; Petroleum Geoscience; Groundwater and Environmental Geoscience.

(iii) Masters Degree Programmes M.Sc. and M.Phil. Programmes by Coursework and Research Thesis Biochemistry; Botany; Chemistry; Mathematics; Microbiology; Biosystematics; Physics; Zoology; Applied Geology; Applied Geophysics; Environmental Control and Management, Biosystematics in the Natural History Museum; Statistics; Health Physics & Environment; Medical Physics; Materials Science; Nuclear Science and Engineering.

(iv) Ph.D. Programmes These are available with specialization in: Biochemistry; Botany; Chemistry; Mathematics; Geology. Applied Geology; Microbiology; Physics; Zoology Biosystematics, Applied Geophysics and Statistics; Health Physics and Environment; Medical Physics; Materials Science; Nuclear Science and Engineering; Environmental Control and Management.

12. FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES:

(i) Postgraduate (PGD) Programme In Entrepreneurship Development; Social Work and Social Development; Economics; Gender and Development.

(ii) Masters Degree Programmes by Coursework and Long Essay/ Project Masters in Demography and Social Statistics (M.D.S.); Master in Political Science (M.P.S.); Master in Geographic Information System and Remote Sensing(MGIS); Master in Industrial and Labour Relations (MILR); Masters in Managerial Psychology (MMPsych.); Master of Economics Science (MES).

(iii) Masters Degree Programmes by Coursework and Research Thesis: M.Sc. Degree in any of the following areas; Economics; Geography; Demography and Social Statistics; Sociology and Anthropology; Political Science; Psychology; Clinical Psychology; Geographic Information System and Remote Sensing; Gender and Development.

(iv) M.Phil. Degree Pogramme by Coursework and Research Thesis: Demography and Social Statistics; Economics.

(v) Ph.D. Programmes Course work and Research Thesis In any of the following areas; Economics, Geography; Demography and Social Statistics; Political Science; Sociology and Anthropology; Psychology; Gender and Development.

13. FACULTY OF TECHNOLOGY:

(i) Postgraduate Diploma Programmes (PGD)
(a) Postgraduate Diploma in Food Science and Technology; Computer Science;
(b) Electronic and Telecommunications Engineering.

(ii) Masters Degree Programmes by Course work and Long Essay /Project
(a) Master of Technology Management (M.Tech. Management);
(b) Electronic and Telecommunications Engineering.

(iii) Masters Degree Programmes by Coursework and Research Thesis: Master of Science (M.Sc.) and Master of Philosophy (M. Phil.) Degree Programmes are available in the following areas; Food Science and Technology; Agricultural Engineering; Civil Engineering; Materials Engineering; Computer Science; Technology Planning and Management; Electronic and Electrical Engineering; Chemical Engineering; Mechanical Engineering; Computer Engineering; Software Engineering; Information Systems; Intelligent Systems Engineering.

(iv) Ph.D. Programmes Doctor of Philosophy Degree programmes are available in: Agricultural Engineering; Chemical Engineering; Civil Engineering; Computer Science; Electronic and Electrical Engineering; Food Science and Technology; Technology Planning and Management; Mechanical Engineering; Materials Engineering; Computer Engineering; Software Engineering; Information Systems; Intelligent Systems Engineering.

DURATION OF PROGRAMMES:

(a) Postgraduate Diploma Programmes;
(i) Full-Time – 2 Semesters

(b) Master Degree Programmes Full-Time Master Degree by Course work and Long Essay /Project – 3 Semesters. Full-Time Master Degree by Coursework and Research Thesis – 4 Semesters.

(c) Ph.D. Programmes
(i) Full-Time Minimum Duration – 6 Semesters
(ii) Part-Time Minimum Duration – 8 semesters (for Staff only).

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

a) Postgraduate Diploma Programmes An Applicant for admission to Postgraduate Diploma of the University shall be:
(i) a graduate of the Obafemi Awolowo University with at least 3rd Class Degree.
(ii) a graduate of any other approved University with a minimum of 2nd Class (Lower Division).

b) Master Degree Programmes: An Applicant shall normally possess not lower than Second Class (Lower Division) Honours Degree of the Obafemi Awolowo University or any other approved University.

c) Master of Philosophy Degree Programmes: An Applicant shall possess first class or very strong second class (Upper Division) with CGPA of 4.0 and above.

d) Doctor of Philosophy Degree Programmes An applicant for admission to the Ph.D. Degree programme shall be: a graduate of the Obafemi Awolowo University or any other approved University who possesses a Master Degree with research thesis and a weighted coursework average 8 which shall normally be not less than 60% (B+).

In addition to the admission requirements as published, ALL Candidates should please note that in accordance with the University regulations,  they  must  satisfy  the  O’ Level requirements for matriculation into first degree programmes of the Obafemi Awolowo University, i.e. Five Credit passes at not more than two sittings including English.

Applicants are required to prepare for a short test if their Faculty /Department of Choice so desired.

METHODS OF APPLICATION:

Candidates can conveniently complete the application Form and pay by taking the following steps:

  1. Log on to http://apply.oaunetque.com
  2. Click on Create application account and use a viable personal e-mail address and password to Create an application account.
  3. With the e-mail and password combination, applicants should sign in and accurately fill the pages of the application form.
  4. Click on Remita to pay the application processing fee (ATM cards for all banks are supported)
  5. Application processing fee for all programmes costs N15,000.00 (Fifteen    Thousand Naira   only) while all Professional programmes costs N20,000.00 (Twenty Thousand Naira Only). Application processing fee can also be paid using the OAU Postgraduate online application scratch cards.
  6. Applicants should forward the following relevant documents in support of their applications.
    (i) Photocopy of University Degree Certificate
    (ii) Photocopy of NYSC Discharge Certificate
    (iii) Photocopy of O’ Level Certificate(s) (WAEC/NECO)
    (v) Photocopy of Birth Certificate/ Declaration of Age.
  7. The original transcript obtained from the Applicant’s University plus duly completed downloaded Obafemi Awolowo University Postgraduate College Transcript Label; (i)-(v) must be properly addressed to: Admission Officer, Postgraduate College, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife.
  8. Kindly    note    that    another    set    of    relevant    documents    in    support    of your applications  as  specified  in  5(i)-(v)   should   also   be   forwarded   to   the   Head of Department of your choice.

Additional Information:

The  progress  of  completed  application   forms   can   be   monitored   online   and   notification   will be sent to applicants once decisions are made on the applications. Applicants will be notified of the status of their applications by e-mail. All Applicants should please note that they will be bound by all the Regulations Governing Postgraduate Studies at the Obafemi Awolowo University if their applications are successful.

OTHER INFORMATION

Sponsors such as employment agencies, Ministries, Corporations, Parastatals and Foreign Missions should advise their candidates to apply personally for application forms and multiple applications will lead to cancellation of all applications forwarded.

Any candidate currently registered on a Postgraduate programme in this University and who applies for admission into another postgraduate programme without such a disclosure on the application form and who fails to duly withdraw from such a current programme with the approval of Senate, will automatically forfeit his studentship under the existing University Regulation. Applications without Transcripts will not be considered.

CLOSING DATE:

Duly completed Application forms must be submitted online on or before 31st December, 2018. Any applicant whose original transcript does not reach us before the admission exercise begins “will not be admitted”.

Successful candidates will receive their letters of admissions through the e-mail addresses supplied, upon payment of acceptance fee.


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