OAU Postgraduate College Invites Applications for 2023/2024 Harmattan Semester

Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) invites applications for admission into its full-time and part-time postgraduate programmes for the Harmattan Semester of the 2023/2024 academic session.

OAU Postgraduate College Invites Applications for 2023/2024 Harmattan Semester

Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, through its prestigious Postgraduate College, is now accepting applications for full-time and part-time postgraduate programmes for the Harmattan Semester of the 2023/2024 academic session.

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The Postgraduate College at OAU is renowned for its excellence in research and ICT-based teaching, fostering an environment that encourages collaboration, innovation, and professional growth. The college offers a comprehensive range of programmes across various faculties, ensuring students gain both academic and practical experience.

Wide Range of Programmes

Faculty of Administration:

  • Postgraduate Diplomas (PGD) in Financial Management, Management Studies, Public Administration, and more.
  • Master’s Degrees, including MBA, MPA, and M.Sc. in various disciplines.
  • Ph.D. programmes in Accounting, Business Administration, and more.

Faculty of Agriculture:

  • PGD in Agribusiness.
  • M.Sc. and M.Phil. in Agricultural Economics, Animal Science, and more.
  • Ph.D. in Agribusiness and other agricultural sciences.

Faculty of Arts:

  • PGD in Dramatic Arts.
  • M.A. in History, Dramatic Arts, English Language, and more.
  • Ph.D. in various arts disciplines.

Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences:

  • M.Sc. and M.Phil. in Anatomy, Immunology, and more.
  • Ph.D. in Medical Microbiology, Nursing, and more.

Faculty of Clinical Sciences:

  • Executive Master of Public Health.
  • M.Sc. in Ophthalmology, Clinical Psychology, and more.
  • Ph.D. in Public Health and Mental Health.

Faculty of Dentistry:

  • Master of Dental Public Health.
  • M.Sc. in various dental specializations.

Faculty of Education:

  • PGD in Education.
  • M.Ed., M.A.Ed., and M.Sc.Ed. in various educational disciplines.
  • Ph.D. in Education, with specializations in areas such as Curriculum Studies, Psychology of Education, and more.

Faculty of Environmental Design and Management:

  • PGD in Architectural Conservation and more.
  • M.Sc. and M.Phil. in Architecture, Quantity Surveying, and more.
  • Ph.D. in various environmental design disciplines.

Faculty of Law:

  • LL.M.
  • M.Phil. and Ph.D. in Jurisprudence, Public Law, and more.

Faculty of Pharmacy:

  • PGD in Phytomedicines.
  • M.Sc. and M.Phil. in Pharmaceutical Analysis, Pharmacology, and more.
  • Ph.D. in various pharmacy disciplines.

Faculty of Science:

  • PGD in Environmental Control and Management.
  • Executive Master in Environmental Control and Management.
  • M.Sc. and M.Phil. in Biochemistry, Chemistry, Physics, and more.
  • Ph.D. in various science disciplines.

Faculty of Social Sciences:

  • PGD in Entrepreneurship Development, Social Work, and more.
  • Executive Master in Managerial Psychology.
  • M.Sc. and M.Phil. in Economics, Political Science, and more.
  • Ph.D. in various social sciences disciplines.

Faculty of Technology:

  • PGD in Subsea Engineering, Food Science, and more.
  • Masters in Subsea Engineering and Technology Management.
  • M.Sc. and M.Phil. in Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, and more.
  • Ph.D. in various technology disciplines.

Programme Duration and Requirements

  • Postgraduate Diploma: Full-time – 2 Semesters
  • Master's Degree: Coursework and Long Essay – 3 Semesters; Coursework and Research Thesis – 4 Semesters
  • Ph.D.: Full-time – Minimum 6 Semesters; Part-time – Minimum 8 Semesters (subject to approval)

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Application Requirements

  • Postgraduate Diploma: Minimum of Third Class degree from OAU or Second Class (Lower Division) from any approved university.
  • Master's Degree: Minimum of Second Class (Lower Division) Honours Degree.
  • Ph.D.: Master’s degree with a research thesis and a weighted coursework average of not less than 60% (B).

Application Process

  1. Visit OAU Admission Website.
  2. Create an online account.
  3. Fill out the application form accurately.
  4. Pay the application processing fee via Remita.
  5. Submit supporting documents to the Postgraduate College and the chosen department.

Additional Information

  • Application fees: N15,000 (standard), N20,000 (professional programmes), N30,000 (PGD and Masters in Subsea Engineering).
  • Deadline for submission: August 14, 2024.
  • Original transcripts must be received before the admission exercise begins.

For more details, visit OAU Postgraduate College Website or email pgcollege@oauife.edu.ng.

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