Postgraduate Courses

COLLEGE OF LAW

Master (LL.M)

  1. Master of Law

COLLEGE OF SCIENCES

The ABUAD College of Sciences undertakes world-class research and teaching, combining the strengths of the concepts of the basic Biological and Chemical Sciences. Our university attracts staff and students from around the world, and together they create an outstanding and vibrant environment for accomplishing excellent teaching and research output. The College of Science postgraduate programme comprises Biochemistry, Microbiology and Biology with well-equipped laboratories to support the research in the specialization areas.

Postgraduate Diploma

  1. Biochemistry Programme
  2. Microbiology Programme
  3. Computer Science

Masters Programmes with areas of specialization

(A) Biochemistry

  1. Medical Biochemistry and Toxicology
  2. Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
  • Food and Nutritional Biochemistry

(B) Biology

  1.  Ecology & Environmental Science
  2. Parasitology
  3. Biotechnology

(C) Microbiology

  • Medical/Pathogenic Microbiology

Environmental Microbiology

  • Food & Industrial Microbiology

(D) Mathematical and Physical Sciences

  1. Computer Science

Review admission requirements

The Postgraduate College establishes the minimum admission requirements common to all applicants. The postgraduate program that you are applying to may have additional requirements. All candidates must have five credit passes including English, Mathematics and two other relevant science subjects which must include Physics, Chemistry and Biology at ‘O’ Level. Please refer to specific programme for more information.

PGD in Biochemistry: Candidates with Bachelors degree from an approved university must obtain a minimum of third class B.Sc. or B.Tech. degree in Biochemistry, Chemistry, Botany, Environmental Science, Optometry or Microbiology.

Holders of HND in Biochemistry, Chemistry, Botany, Environmental Science, Optometry or Microbiology from approved institutions with a minimum of Upper Credit may also be considered for admission.

PGD in Computer Science: Candidates with Bachelors degree from an approved university must obtain a minimum of third class B.Sc. or B.Tech. degree in Computer Science or any science related courses.

M.Sc in Biochemistry: Candidates with Bachelor’s degree from Afe Babalola University must obtain a minimum of second class lower division with a CGPA of 3.0/5.0 or equivalent from any University approved by the National Universities Commission (NUC) in Biochemistry, Chemistry, Botany, Environmental Science, Optometry or Microbiology.

Candidates with at least a third class degree or HND in Biochemistry, Chemistry, Botany, Environmental Science, Optometry or Microbiology and university PGD with CGPA of 3.0/.5.0 or equivalent from any University approved by the National Universities Commission (NUC)may be considered for admission into academic Master’s degree programmes.

PGD in Microbiology:   Applicants for this programme should be holders of a B.Sc. or B. Tech. with at least a third class or HND/FINAL Diploma (AIST/AIMLT) (Lower credit) in Microbiology, Biochemistry, Biology, and Environmental Science.

 M.Sc. in Microbiology:  Applicants for this programme should be holders of a first degree with a minimum pass of a second class lower division or PGD in Microbiology, Biology, Environmental Science, Zoology, Agricultural Science or  Nutrition/Food Science. Veterinary and Health professionals would be given consideration for Medical Microbiology option.

M.Sc. in Biology: Applicants for this programme should be holders of a first degree with a minimum pass of a second class lower division or PGD in Biology, Anatomy, Physiology, Zoology, Biochemistry, Microbiology or Health Sciences.

M.Sc. in Computer Science: Applicants for this programme should be holders of a first degree with a minimum pass of a second class lower division or PGD in Computer Science or Computer Related Sciences courses.

COLLEGE OF SOCIAL AND MANAGEMENT SCIENCES

The ABUAD College of Social and Management Sciences undertake world-class research and teaching, combining the strengths of the concepts of the basic Accounting, Finance and Management. Our university attracts staff and students from around the world, and together they create an outstanding and vibrant environment for accomplishing excellent teaching and research output. The College of Social and Management Sciences Postgraduate Programme comprises Economics, Accounting, Banking and Finance and Management with well-equipped laboratories and experienced Academic Staff to support the research in the specialization areas.

Postgraduate Programmes Offered in the College of Social and Management Studies are as follows:

Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)

  1. Postgraduate Diploma in Economics
  2. Postgraduate Diploma in Management
  3. Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting
  4. Postgraduate Diploma in Banking & Finance
  5. Postgraduate Diploma in Conflict, Peace and Strategic Studies
  6. Postgraduate Diploma in Media and Communication Studies

Master (M.Sc)

  1. Master of Science in Economics
  2. Master of Science in Management
  3. Master of Business Administration
  4. Master of Science in Accounting
  5. Master of Science in Banking & Finance
  6. Master of Science in Finance
  7. Master of Science in Conflict, Peace and Strategic Studies
  8. Master of Science in Political Science
  9. Master of Science in Human Resource Management
  10. Master of International Relations (MILR)
  11. Master of Science in Media and Communication Studies

Review admission requirements

The Postgraduate College establishes the minimum admission requirements common to all applicants. The postgraduate program that you are applying to may have additional requirements. All candidates must have five credit passes including English, Mathematics and two other relevant Social Science subjects which must include Economics, Government and Financial Account, Commerce  at ‘O’ Level. Please refer to specific programme for more information.

PGD in Accounting: Candidates with Bachelors degree from an approved university must obtain a minimum of Third Class B.Sc. or B.Tech. Degree in Accounting or any other related course.

Holders of HND in Accounting or any other related course from approved institutions with a minimum of Upper Credit may also be considered for admission.

M.Sc in Accounting: Candidates with Bachelor’s degree from Afe Babalola University must obtain a minimum of second class lower division with a CGPA of 3.0/5.0 or equivalent from any University approved by the National Universities Commission (NUC) in Accounting or any other related course.

Candidates with at least a third class degree or HND in Accounting or any other related course and university PGD with CGPA of 3.0/.5.0 or equivalent from any University approved by the National Universities Commission (NUC) may be considered for admission into academic Master’s degree programmes.

M.Sc. in Banking and Finance: Applicants for this programme should be holders of a first degree with a Minimum Pass of a Second Class Lower Division or PGD in Banking and Finance or any other related course

PGD in Economics: Applicants for this programme should be holders of a B.Sc. or B. Tech. with at least a Third Class or HND (Upper Credit) in Economics or any other related course

 M.Sc. in Economics: Applicants for this programme should be holders of a first degree with a Minimum Pass of a Second Class Lower Division or PGD in Economics or any other related course

 PGD in Management: Applicants for this programme should be holders of a B.Sc. or B. Tech. with at least a Third Class or HND (Upper Credit) in Business Management or any other related course

 M.Sc. in Management: Applicants for this programme should be holders of a first degree with a Minimum Pass of a Second Class Lower Division or PGD in Management or any other related course.

 PGD in Human Resources Management: Applicants for this programme should be holders of a B.Sc. or B. Tech. with at least a Third Class or HND (Upper Credit) in Business Management or any other related course

 M.Sc. in Human Resources Management: Applicants for this programme should be holders of a first degree with a Minimum Pass of a Second Class Lower Division or PGD in Management or any other related course.

PGD in Media and  Communication: Applicants for this programme should be holders of a B.Sc. or B. Tech. with at least a Third Class or HND (Upper Credit) in Media and Communication or any other related course

 M.Sc. in Media and Communication: Applicants for this programme should be holders of a first degree with a Minimum Pass of a Second Class Lower Division or PGD in Media and Communication or any other related course.

COLLEGE OF MEDICINE AND HEALTH SCIENCES

Master (M.Sc)

  1. Master of Science in Anatomy
  2. Master of Science in Physiology
  3. Master of Science in Human Nutrition