JOSTUM Postgraduate Admission Form 2024/2025 Academic Session – How To Apply

Joseph Sarwaun Tarka University Makurdi school of postgraduate studies through the management of the university has announced the sale of JOSTUM postgraduate admission form for 2024/2025 academic session. JOSTUM PG form is made available online for candidates interested in running a postgraduate programme at JOSTUM and must have met the PG admission requirement for the proposed programme.

This post will serve as a guide in applying for JOSTUM postgraduate application form both for first time applicants and returning applicants as it would cover every grey area about JOSTUM PG admission form which includes the commencement date for sale of JOSTUM PG admission form, the application procedure, duration of all PG programmes, cost of the PG form and the closing date of JOSTUM PG admission form.

Before we proceed, as usual, based on the challenges faced by past JOSTUM PG applicants in their application process, I thought it necessary to address them all in order for you to avoid encountering such in your registration.

I will be listing all the frequently asked questions as it relates to JOSTUM postgraduate admission form. These questions as stated above is from past and current applicants. It is advised you note them down as it would assist in your application process.

The JOSTUM format below indicates the FAQs and their appropriate answers with regards to JOSTUM PG form after which I will make available, JOSTUM postgraduate general admission requirements, how to apply for JOSTUM postgraduate admission form.

FAQs on JOSTUM PG Admission Form

Q – Is JOSTUM postgraduate admission form 2024/2025out?

A – JOSTUM PG admission form is out and the online application has begun..

Q – How can I apply for JOSTUM PG admission form?

A – JOSTUM PG part time registration procedure has been provided below as approved by the management of the university.

Q – How much is JOSTUM PG admission form?

A – Cost of JOSTUM PG admission form is N 20.500.00 Twenty-thousand five-hundred Naira only.

Q – I am still running my NYSC, can I apply for JOSTUM PG form?

A – The answer is NO. Only candidates with NYSC discharge certificate are eligible to apply for JOSTUM postgraduate form.

Q – I have NYSC exemption letter, can I apply for JOSTUM PG application form?

A – Yes you are eligible, all you need to do is present your exemption letter

Q – What is the closing date of JOSTUM PG admission form?

A – JOSTUM PG form closing date is Sale of forms ends on 1st February, 2024.

The above are the FAQs on  Joseph Sarwaun Tarka University Makurdi postgraduate admission form for both current and prospective applicants. However, please feel free to ask questions via the comment section should you have any.

JOSTUM PG admission form application procedure will be a seamless one because I will simplify the application steps required to apply for the admission form so that new and prospective applicants can apply with ease. Applicants who have previously registered and participated in the prior registration exercise but were unsuccessful can also benefit from the information provided here.

Joseph Sarwaun Tarka University Makurdi postgraduate admission form application process this academic session is the same step used by applicants during the previous session, the only major difference is the closing date of the application form. Going by the above information, it is important to point that the schools that are affiliated to JOSTUMPG school are to follow the application steps outlined below but first let’s go through the requirements for applying for the form online.

Requirements for Applying for JOSTUM Postgraduate Admission Form

  1. For Postgraduate Admission, candidates must possess basic “O” Level requirements (credit in five relevant subjects, including English and Mathematics) in addition to the following:


  1. Graduates of the University of Agriculture, Makurdi or other recognized Universities in relevant areas.
  2. Holders of Higher National Diploma (HND) with minimum pass at credit level or equivalent in relevant areas from recognized institutions.


  1. Candidates who possess a Bachelor’s Degree in relevant areas from University of Agriculture, Makurdi or other recognized universities with a minimum of Second Class Honours.
  2. Candidates with Third Class Honours Degree or HND (in relevant areas) with appropriate Postgraduate Diploma of the University of Agriculture, Makurdi or from other recognized institutions with minimum CGPA of 3.5 (or at least Upper Credit in the Postgraduate Diploma). In addition, the holders of HND, PGD/PGDE Certificates should satisfy the basic School Certificate or GCE Ordinary Level entry requirements (credit in five relevant subjects) for admission into Bachelors Degrees of the respective departments.


  1. Holders of Master’s Degree of the University of Agriculture, Makurdi or other recognized Universities with a minimum CGPA of 3.50 on a 5- point scale provided that satisfactory research work formed part of the degree. Relevant prerequisite apply.

The above constitute the minimum entry requirements into JOSTUM postgraduate programmes:


Photocopies of NYSC Discharge/Exemption Certificates, photocopies of all qualifying credentials, including O’level must be attached to the completed application forms. Candidates should arrange for their transcripts to be sent directly to the Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies. Non-receipt of transcripts in time is at the detriment of the applicant.


Postgraduate Diploma Programmes

  1. Full-Time Diploma: Minimum of one academic session and a maximum of two.

Masters Degree Programmes

  1. Full-Time: A minimum of two academic sessions and a maximum of three.

Ph.D Programme

  1. Full-Time: A minimum of three academic sessions and a maximum of five.

How To Apply for JOSTUM Postgraduate Admission Form

Applications are on-line. interested candidates are to log into the University’s website, for details on application procedure, general/specific requirements for all programmes upon payment of a non-refundable application processing fee of twenty thousand , five hundred Naira (N20,500.00) only into any commercial Bank nationwide through Remitta or Debit card (Master or Verve).

Click HERE to start your application


The management has announced that the sale of forms ends on 1st February, 2024.

I Hope you understand the steps provided above? Do you have any questions as regards the JOSTUM PG admission form for 2024/2025 session? Please reach out to us via the comment section or our contact us page and we shall respond accordingly.

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