EBSU Postgraduate Admission List 2017-2018 | See How To Apply For Ebsu Postgraduate 2018/2019

This is to inform every candidate who applied for Postgraduate studies in Ebonyi state university (EBSU) that the admission list is out for 2017/2018, kindly scroll to the bottom of this post to download and view the PG List for admitted candidates.

APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION INTO EBSU POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMME FOR 2018/2019 ACADEMIC SESSION

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Part-Time Postgraduate Diploma (PGD, PGDE), Masters (M.Sc, M.Ed, LL.M, M.A) and Doctors of Philosophy (Ph.D, M.Sc/Ph.D, M.Ed/Ph.D, M.A/Ph.D, LL.M/Ph.D) programmes of Ebonyi State  University, Abakaliki for the year 2017/2018 academic session in the following programmes. The Ebsu Postgraduate programme includes

  1. FACULTIES, DEPARTMENTS AND PROGRAMMES
  2. FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE & NATURAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT

(i). Department of Agricultural Economics, Management & Extension

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

(ii). Department of Animal Science, Fisheries & Aquaculture

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

(iii). Department of Soil Science, Crop Production, Landscape and Environmental

Management

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

(iv). Department of Food Science and Technology

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

  1. FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES

(i). Department of Economics

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

(ii). Department of Psychology and Sociological Studies

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.A (c) Ph.D

(iii). Department of Philosophy and Religion

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.A (c) Ph.D

(iv). Department of History and International Relations Studies

Programmes: (a) M.Sc (b) M.A (c) Ph.D

(v). Department of Political Science

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

(vi). Department of English Languages and Literature

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.A (c) Ph.D

(vii). Department of Mass Communication

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.A (c) Ph.D

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  1. FACULTY OF LAW

(i). Department of International Law and Jurisprudence

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) MILD (c) LL.M (d) Ph.D

(ii). Department of Public and Private Law

(a) LL.M (b) Ph.D

  1. FACULTY OF SCIENCES

(i). Department of Computer and Mathematical Sciences

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

(ii). Department of Biological Sciences

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

(iii). Department of Biochemistry/Biotechnology

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

(iv). Department of Industrial Chemistry

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

(v). Department of Applied Microbiology

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

(vi). Department of Geology and Geophysics

Programmes: (a) M.Sc (b) Ph.D

(vii). Department of Physics and Electronics

Programmes: (a) PGD (a) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

  1. FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY

(i). Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

(ii). Department of Nursing Sciences

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

  1. AFRICAN INSTITUTE FOR HEALTH POLICY AND HEALTH SYSTEMS

(i) Department of Health Policy and Health Systems African Institute for Health Policy and Health Systems Studies

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc

  1. FACULTY OF MEDICINE

(i). Department of Anatomy

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

(ii). Department of Medical Biochemistry

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

(iii). Department of Physiology

Programmes: (a) M.Sc (b) Ph.D

(iv). Department of Community and Family Medicine

Programmes: (a) M.PH

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(v). Department of Medical Microbiology

Programmes: (a) M.Sc

  1. FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCES

(i). Department of Accountancy, Banking and Finance

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

(ii). Department of Business Management, Marketing and Entrepreneurship Studies

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

(iii). Department of Public Administration

Programmes: (a) PGD (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

  1. FACULTY OF EDUCATION

(i). Department of Business, Arts & Social Science Education

Programmes: (a) PGDE (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

(ii). Department of Educational Foundations

Programmes: (a) PGDE (b) PGD (c) M.Ed (d) Ph.D

(iii). Department of Human Kinetics & Health Education

(a) PGDE (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

(iv). Department of Science Education

(a) PGDE (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

(v). Department of Vocational and Technology Education

(a) PGDE (b) M.Sc (c) Ph.D

  1. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR EBSU POSTGRADUATE

(i) General Entry Requirement: 

All candidates seeking for admission into EBSU School of Postgraduate Studies must have a minimum of credit passes in O’Level English Language for all programmes. All candidates in Medical/Para-Medical Science, Pure and Applied Sciences and Science related programmes (Agricultural Sciences, Education etc) must have a minimum of credit pass in Mathematics.

However, candidates applying for a Postgraduate Degree in Management Sciences, Arts and Social sciences and Law may be considered with a pass in Mathematics.

Nevertheless, courses like Economics, Accountancy and Banking and Finance are Special exemptions requiring credit pass in O’Level Mathematics.

(ii) Postgraduate Diploma Programme: An applicant for admission into any course of study leading to Postgraduate Diploma of Ebonyi State University shall be:

(a) A holder of Bachelor’s Degree of the university or other institutions recognized by the Senate or

(b) A holder of the Higher National Diploma (HND) passed at Upper credit level in a related discipline or

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(c) Holders of third class degree in an area shall normally be admitted to the PGD programmes. However, the candidate shall not have a CGPA below 2.00 points on a 5 point grade scale

(d) Holders of Higher National Diploma (HND) passed at Lower Credit level in

a related discipline with relevant work experience.

(iii) Masters Degree Programme

(a) Graduates of the university or from other approved universities who have obtained the relevant degree with at least a good second class honours or its equivalent;

(b) Holders of EBSU Postgraduate Diploma or PGD from other recognized institutions who score a CGPA of not less than 2.5 on a 5- point grade scale or 60% average would be eligible for admission into the Masters programme.

However, Departments such as Economics, Psychology, Nursing Science and Applied Biology are exceptions and require 3.00 or 3.50 CGPA on a 5-point grade scale for admission into Masters Degree programme.

(iv) Doctor of Philosophy Programme

(a) Graduates of approved universities who have obtained the degree of Masters relevant to the proposed study. A candidate seeking for admission into Ph.D programme from Masters programmes is expected to obtain a CGPA of not less than 4.00 on a 5 – points grade or 3.50 points CGPA on 4 – points scale.

(b) Master/Ph.D Programme: Candidates who have completed an M.Sc

programme but were unable to make the required CGPA for Ph.D admission shall be admitted through M.Sc/Ph.D, M.Ed/Ph.D, LL.M/Ph.D, M.A/Ph.D programme as the case may be and would be required to take on Masters courses. They would however be required to proceed with Ph.D programme without presenting the dissertation provided they make a CGPA of 4.00 on a 5-point scale in Masters Course or 3.50 CGPA on a 4 point scale.

  1. DURATION OF PROGRAMME

(i) Postgraduate Diploma: The duration for the PGD programme is 12 calendar months (3 semesters)

(ii) Masters Degree programme: The duration for Masters Degree programme is 24 calendar months (5 semesters)

(iii) Doctor of Philosophy programme: The duration for Doctor of Philosophy Degree

programme is 3 years (6 semesters)

(iv) M.Sc/Ph.D programme: The duration for M.Sc/Ph.D programme shall be 4 years (8 semesters)

N/B: Candidates are expected to offer relevant course works and submit project reports at the end of each programme of study.

  1. PROCEDURE FOR APPLICATION OF EBSU POSTGRADUATE

(i) Prospective candidates are advised to visit EBSU portal http://portal.ebsu-edu.net/

(ii) They should fill in some required basic information.

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(iii) They should pay the sum of N10, 050 (Ten Thousand Naira and Fifty Kobo) nonrefundable admission form fee into Zenith Bank, Ogoja Road, Abakaliki. Account No: 1010698081

(iv) They should then use the reference number generated by the system and log on to EBSU Portal http://portal.ebsu-edu.net/  and complete the application form

(v) Candidates are also free to pick pay slips from SPGS Finance office and process their applications for admission through EBSU ICT after payment of the requisite admission fee.

(vi) Submit the filled form online and print out hard copy of the acknowledgment for reference.

(vii) Applicants are to ensure that the online 3 referees’ form are promptly filled and submitted to EBSU PG School in hard copy along with candidate’s relevant credentials (photocopies of Certificates, etc).

(viii) Applicants are advised to arrange with their previous institutions to forward a copy of their transcript in hard copy to: The Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki.

(ix) All candidates are expected to provide their e-mail addresses through which information could be sent to them. They are also required to provide their phone numbers through which SMS could be sent.

  1. CLOSING DATE:

All applicants are expected to submit their online application as well as all hard copies of relevant forms not later than August 31st 2018.

 

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