UDUSOK Postgraduate Admission Form 2015/2016 is Out

Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, UDUSOK postgraduate programmes admission application form for the 2015/2016 academic session is out. Holders of Higher Diploma (HD) are NOT eligible for admission into the Postgraduate Programmes of the Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto.Applicants with ‘PASS’ at any level (Diploma or Degree) are not eligible for admission. Applicants without NYSC Discharge /Exemption Certificate need not apply.

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Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into Full-Time/Part- Time Postgraduate Programmes in the Postgraduate School, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto for the 2015/2016 Academic Session.

UDUSOK Postgraduate Admission Requirements.

Postgraduate Diploma

The following may qualify for the Postgraduate Diploma admission:

  • Graduates of Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto or other recognized institutions.
  • Holders of Higher National Diploma (HND) (not HD) with a minimum of Lower Credit pass or its equivalent in relevant areas.
  • In special cases, holders of HND with minimum of Lower Credit pass in nonrelated areas may be admitted after passing such tests as may be prescribed by the Departments/Faculties.
  • Candidates who hold qualifications other than the above which are acceptable to the Board of Postgraduate School and Senate of the University.
  • In addition to (i) – (iv) above, a candidate must satisfy the University’s minimum requirement(s) for matriculation i.e five (5) relevant O/L credits including English Language & Mathematics.

Masters’ Degree (Academic and Professional)

The following may qualify for the Masters Degree admission:

  • Graduates of Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto or other recognized institutions who have obtained the approved degree of Bachelor with at least second-class division or its equivalent, or candidates with University degree and appropriate Postgraduate Diploma of Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto or other recognized institutions with at least a credit level pass.
  • Candidates whose degrees are unclassified with average of “C” or 50% or above. Such candidates may be subjected to qualifying tests.
  • Candidates with only Bachelors degree in Third Class division and a relevant Postgraduate Diploma.
  • Candidates who hold qualifications other than the ones listed above, which are acceptable to the Board of Postgraduate School and Senate of the University.
  • Candidates may be required to pass examination set by departments to which they are seeking admission to determine their suitability for postgraduate work.
  • In addition to (i) -(v) above, a candidate must satisfy the University’s requirements for matriculation i.e five (5) relevant O/L credits including English Language & Mathematics.

Master of Philosophy (M. Phil.)

The following may qualify for Master of Philosophy admission:

  • Graduates of Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto or other recognized institutions who have obtained a Masters degree with a GPA of less than 3.0 on a 4-point scale or less than 4.0 on 5-point scale.
  • Holders of a Masters degree in a cognate discipline with a GPA of 4 and above.
  • Candidates who hold qualifications other than the ones listed above, which are acceptable to the Board of Postgraduate School and Senate of the University.
  • In addition to (i) – (iii) above, a candidate must satisfy the University’s minimum requirements for matriculation i.e five (5) relevant O/L credits including English Language & Mathematics.

Degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

The following may qualify for the Doctor of Philosophy admission:

  • Graduates of Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto and other recognized institutions who have obtained good Masters Degree with a GPA of not less than 4.0 on a 5-point scale or 3.0 on a 4-point scale appropriate to the proposed areas of study.
  • Graduates of Usmanu Danfodiyo University and other recognized institutions who have obtained Masters of Philosophy degree appropriate to the proposed areas of study.
  • In addition to (i) and (ii) above candidates must possess at least a Bachelor’s Degree in Second Class lower division.
  • Candidates who hold qualifications other than the above acceptable to the Board of Postgraduate School and Senate of the University.
  • In addition to (i) – (iv) above, a candidate must satisfy the University’s requirements for matriculation i.e five (5) relevant O/L credits including English Language & Mathematics.

NOTE:

  1. Holders of Higher Diploma (HD) are NOT eligible for admission into the Postgraduate Programmes of the Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto.
  2. Applicants with ‘PASS’ at any level (Diploma or Degree) are not eligible for admission.
  3. Applicants without NYSC Discharge /Exemption Certificate need not apply.

UDUSOK Postgraduate Available Programmes.

2.        List of available Programmes for the 2015/2016 Academic Session

S/NFaculty/DepartmentProgramme
1Faculty of Agriculture 
a.Dept. of Soil SciencePh.D. Soil Science
  M.Phil. Soil Science
  MSc. Soil Science
  
b.Dept. of Forestry & EnvironmentPh.D. Forestry
  M.Phil. Forestry
  MSc. Forest Biology & Silviculture
  PGDF
   
c.Dept. of Animal SciencePh.D. Animal Science
  M.Phil. Animal Science
  MSc. Animal Science
  PGD (Livestock Prod. & Mgnt.)
   
d.Dept. of Agric. EconsPh.D. Agric. Economics
  M.Phil. Agric. Economics
  MSc. Agric. Economics
  PGD (Agric.Econs & Ext.)
   
e.Dept. of Crop SciencePh.D. Crop Science
  M.Phil Crop Science
  MSc. Crop Science
   
f.Dept. of Agric Ext. & Rural Dev.Ph.D. Agric Extension
  M.Phil Agric. Extension
  MSc. Agric Extention
   
g.Dept. of Fisheries & AquaculturePh.D. Fisheries Management & Aquaculture
  M.Phil Fisheries Management & Aquaculture
  MSc. Fisheries Management & Aquaculture
  PGD Fisheries Management & Aquaculture
   
2Faculty of Arts & Islamic Studies 
a.Dept. of ArabicPh.D. Arabic
  M.A. Arabic
   
b.Dept. of Nigerian LanguagesPh.D Hausa Language
  Ph.D Hausa Literature
  Ph.D Hausa Culture
  M.A. Hausa Language
  M.A. Hausa Literature
  M.A. Hausa Culture
   
c.Dept. of Modern EuropeanPh.D. English Language
 Language & LinguisticsLanguage
  Ph.D. Literature
  Ph.D. Linguistics
  Ph.D French
  M.Phil English Language Language
  M.Phil Literature
  M.Phil Linguistics
  M.Phil French
  M.A English Language
  M.A Literature
  M.A Linguistics
  M.A French
   
d.Dept. of HistoryPhD History
  M.Phil History
  M.A History
  Masters in International Studies
  PGD in Migration & Refugee Studies
   
e.Dept. of Islamic StudiesPh.D Islamic Studies
  M.Phil Islamic Studies
  M.A Islamic Studies
   
3.Faculty of Basic Med. Science (CHS) 
a.Dept. of AnatomyPh.D. Anatomy
   
b.Dept. of Pharm & TheraPh.D. Pharmacology
  MSc. Pharmacology
   
c.Dept. of PhysiologyPh.D. Physiology
  M.Phil Physiology
  MSc. Physiology
   
4.Faculty of Clinical Sciences (CHS) 
  MPH
   
5Faculty of Edu & Extension 
 Services Services 
a.Dept. of Adult Edu & Extension ServicesM. Ed Adult Edu
  M. Ed Primary Edu
   
b.Dept. of Curr & Edu TechPh.D. Language Education
  M.Phil Language Education
  M.Ed. Language Education
   
c.Dept. of Sci. & Voc. EduPh.D. Science Education
  Ph.D. Maths Education
  M.Phil Science Education
  M.Phil Maths Education
  M. Ed Science Education
  M.Ed Maths Education
   
d.Dept. of Edu. FoundationsPh.D. Admin. & Planning
  Ph.D. Educational Psychology
  Ph.D. Sociology of Education
  Ph.D. Philosophy of Education
  Ph.D. Guidance & Councelling
  M.Phil Admin. & Planning
  M.Phil Sociology of Education
  M.Phil Philosophy of Education
  M.Phil Guidance & Councelling
  M.Ed Admin. & Planning
  M.Ed Educational Psychology
  M.Ed Sociology of Education
  M.Ed Philosophy of Education
  M.Ed Guidance & Councelling
   
6.Faculty of Law 
  PhD. Law
  LL.M
  Masters in Information & Communiction Tech. Law (MICTEL)
   
7Faculty of Management Sciences 
 Dept. of AccountingMSc. Accounting & Finance
   
b.Dept. of Public Admin.Master of Public Admin (MPA)
  PGD Public Administration
   
c.Dept of Buss. AdminMaster of Buss. Admin
  Executive Master of Buss. Administration
  PGD in Management
   
8Faculty of Med. Lab. Sciences 
  MSc. Med. Lab Science
   
   
9.Faculty of Science 
a.Dept. of MathematicsPh.D. Mathematics
  Ph.D. Statistics
  Ph.D. Computer Science
  MSc. Mathematics
  MSc. Statistics
  MSc. Computer Science
  Master of Information Tech (MIT)
  PGD Statistics
  PGD Computer Science
   
b.Dept. of BiochemistryPh.D. Biochemistry
  M.Phil Biochemistry
  MSc. Biochemistry
  PGD Biochemistry
   
c.Dept. of PhysicsPh.D Physics
  M.Phil Physics
  MSc. Physics
   
d.Dept. of Biological Sciences 
 Botany UnitPh.D Botany
  M.Phil Botany
  MSc. Botany
 Biology UnitPh. D. Biology
  M.Phil Biology
  MSc. Biology
  PGD in Biological Sciences
 Zoology UnitPh. D. Zoology
  M. Phil Zoology
  MSc. Zoology
   
e.Dept. of Pure & Applied ChemistryPh.D. Renewable Energy
  Ph.D. Applied Chemistry
  Ph.D. Pure Chemistry
  Ph.D. Petroleum Chemistry
  M.Phil Renewable Energy
  M.Phil Petroleum Chemistry
  MSc. Renewable Energy
  MSc. Applied Chemistry
  MSc. Pure Chemistry
  MSc. Petroleum Chemistry
   
10.Faculty of Social Sciences 
a.Dept. of SociologyPh.D. Sociology
  M.Phil/Ph.D. Sociology
  MSc. Sociology
  Master of Social Policy (MSP)
   
b.Dept. of Political SciencePh.D. Political Science
  M.Phil Political Science
  MSc. Political Science
  Masters in International Affairs & Diplomacy
  Masters in Governance & Public Policy
   
c.Dept. of GeographyPh.D. Geography
  M.Phil Geography
  MSc. Geography
  M.GED
   
d.Dept. of EconomicsPh.D Economics
  MSc. Economics
  Masters in Banking & Finance
  PGD in Banking & Finance
   
11.Faculty of Vet. Medicine 
a.Dept. of Vet. AnatomyPh.D. Vet. Anatomy
  MSc. Vet. Anatomy
   
b.Dept. of Vet Physio & BCHMSc. Vet. Physiology
   
c.Dept. of Pharm & ToxicologyPh.D. Vet. Pharmacology
  MSc. Vet. Pharmacology
   
d.Dept. of Vet. MedicinePh.D. Vet. Medicine
  MVM Vet. Medicine
   
e.Dept. of Vet. PathologyPh.D. Vet. Pathology
  MSc. Vet. Pathology
   
f.Dept. of Theriogenology & Animal ProductionPh.D. Theriogenology
  MSc. Theriogenology
  MSc. Animal Production
   
g.Dept. of Surgery & Rad.Ph.D. Vet. Surgery & Radiography
  MSc. Vet. Surgery & Radiography
   
h.Dept. of Vet. Pub Health & Preventive MedicinePh.D. Preventive Vet. Medicine
  Ph.D. Vet. Public Health
  MVPH
  MPVM
   
i.Dept. of Vet. MicrobiologyPh.D. Vet. Microbiology
  MSc. Vet. Microbiology
   
j.Dept. of Vet. ParasitologyPh.D. Vet. Parasitology
  M.Phil Vet. Parasitology
  MSc. Vet. Parasitology
   

UDUSOK Postgraduate Admission – Method of Application.

Application forms are available for sale, online, as from 4th September to 25th November, 2015 at the cost of ten thousand naira (N10,000.00). Appropriate administrative charges will be applied. All Nigerian debit cards are accepted. Interested applicants are hereby advised to visit the Application Website: http://pg.udusok.edu.ng for additional information on the Application Procedures.

Applicants should arrange well in advance for their academic transcripts to be forwarded to the undersigned before the closing date.

Application ends on Wednesday, 25th November, 2015.


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  1. Adams Umar March 21, 2016

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