List of Postgraduate Courses Offered In LASU

The management of Lagos state university has published the list of accredited PG courses offered in the institution for interested candidates who must have selected the school as their preferred choices of institution during their UTME registration.

In this post, aside listing all LASU PG courses available in the institution, I will also be guiding you through their entry admission requirements as well as all you need to know before selecting a course of study in LASU.

Below is the list of what to look out for before choosing a course in LASU.

  1. The LASUPG Admission Requirements;
  2. The Duration of programmes
  3. The availability of your programme

The above are the 3 most important factors that can determine if you will be admitted to study your chosen course in LASU or not.

List of Postgraduate Courses Offered In LASU 1

I will breakdown the above 3 factors before listing the following according to the faculties they are categorized at LASU.

  • List of all PGD programmes offered in LASU.
  • List of all Masters degree programmes offered in LASU.
  • List of all Ph.D programmes available in LASU.

Now I will breakdown the 3 factors that you must take cognizance of when searching for PG courses offered in LASU.

List of Postgraduate Courses Offered In LASU

  1. FACULTY OF ARTS
    A. Department of African Languages.
    M. A. Yoruba Literature & Culture
  2. Department of History and International Studies
    i. Postgraduate Diploma in International Relations & Strategic Studies [PGDIRSS]
    ii. Master in International Relations & Strategic Studies [MIRSS]
    iii. M.A in History and Diplomacy
    iv. M.Phil./Ph.D. History and Diplomacy
    v. Ph.D. History and Diplomacy
  3. Department of Religions
    i. PGD Christian Religious Studies
    ii. M.A. Christian Religious Studies
    iii. M.Phil./Ph.D. Christian Religious Studies
    iv. Ph.D. Christian Religious Studies
    v. PGD Islamic Studies
    vi. M.A. Islamic Studies
    vii. M.Phil./Ph.D. Islamic Studies
    viii. Ph.D. Islamic Studies
  4. Department of English
    i. M. A. English Language
    ii. M. A. Literature in English
    iii. M.Phil./Ph.D. English
    iv. Ph.D. English
  5. Department of Foreign Languages
    i. Master in Translation and Interpretation
    ii. M.A. Arabic Studies
    iii. M.Phil/Ph.D Arabic Studies
    iv. Ph.D Arabic Studies
    v. M.A. French
    vi. M.Phil/Ph.D French
    vii. Ph.D. French
  6. Department of Theatre Arts and Music
    1. Theatre Arts Programmes
    i. Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
    ii. Master of Arts (M.A)
    iii. M.Phil/Ph.D
    iv. Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)
  7. Music Programmes
    Postgraduate Diploma
    ii. Master of Arts (M.A)
    iii. M.Phil/Ph.D
    iv. Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)
  8. FACULTY OF EDUCATION
    A. Postgraduate Diploma in Education
  9. Department of Educational Foundations & Counseling Psychology
    i. M.Ed. Counselling Psychology
    ii. M.Phil/Ph.D. Counselling Psychology
    iii. Ph.D. Counselling Psychology
    iv. M.Ed Educational Psychology
    v. M.Phil/Ph.D. Educational Psychology
    vi. Ph.D Educational Psychology
    vii. M .Ed Early Childhood Education
    viii. M.Phil/Ph.D. Early Childhood Education
    ix. Ph.D. Early Childhood Education
    x. M.Ed Sociology of Education
    xi. M.Phil/Ph.D. Sociology of Education
    xii. Ph.D. Sociology of Education
    xiii. M.Ed Philosophy of Education
    xiv. M.Phil/Ph.D. Philosophy of Education
    xv. Ph.D. Philosophy of Education
  10. Department of Physical and Health Education
    i. M.Ed. Health Education
    ii. M.Phil./Ph.D. Health Education
    iii. Ph.D. Health Education
    iv. M.Ed. Exercise Physiology
    v. M.Phil./Ph.D. Exercise Physiology
    vi. Ph.D. Exercise Physiology
    vii. M.Ed Psychology and Sociology of Sports
    viii. M.Phil./Ph.D. Psychology and Sociology of Sports
    ix. Ph.D. Psychology and Sociology of Sports
    x. M.Ed Sports Management and Administration
    xi. M.Phil./Ph.D. Sports Management and Administration
    xii. Ph.D. Sports Management and Administration
  11. Department of Educational Management
    i. M.Ed. Educational Management
    ii. Master of Educational Management (MEM)
    iii. M.Phil/Ph.D Educational Management
    iv. Ph.D Educational Management
  12. Department of Science and Technology Education
    i. M.Ed Science Education
    ii. M.Phil/Ph.D. Science Education
    iii. Ph.D. Science Education
    iv. M.Ed Mathematics Education
    v. M.Phil/Ph.D Mathematics Education
    vi. Ph.D Mathematics Education
    vii. M.Ed Educational Technology
    viii. M.Phil/Ph.D Educational Technology
    ix. Ph.D Educational Technology
    x. M.Ed Computer Education
    xi. M.Phil/Ph.D Computer Education
    xii. Ph.D Computer Education
  13. Department of Language, Arts & Social Science Education
    i. M. Ed. Arabic Language Education
    ii. M.Phil/Ph.D Arabic Language Education
    iii. Ph.D Arabic Language Education
    iv. M. Ed. English Language Education
    v. M.Phil/Ph.D English Language Education
    vi. Ph.D English Language Education
    vii. Ed. French Language Education
    viii. M.Phil/Ph.D French Language Education
    ix. Ph.D French Language Education
    x. M. Ed. Nigerian Language Education (Yoruba)
    xi. M.Phil/Ph.D Nigerian Language Education(Yoruba)
    xii. Ph.D Nigerian Language Education (Yoruba)
    xiii. M. Ed. Curriculum and Instruction
    xiv. M.Phil/Ph.D Curriculum and Instruction
    xv. Ph.D Curriculum and Instruction
    xvi. M. Ed. Social Studies Education
    xvii. M.Phil/Ph.D Social Studies Education
    xviii. Ph.D Social Studies Education

LIST OF LASU POSTGRADUATE COURSES CONTINUES BELOW..

  1. CENTRE FOR ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (CESSED)
    i. Postgraduate Diploma in Environmental Education
    ii. Postgraduate Diploma in Environmental Resource Management
    iii. Master in Environmental Management (MEM)
    iv. M.Sc Environmental Education
    v. M.Sc Environmental Resource Management
    vi. M.Phil/Ph.D & Ph.D Environmental Education/Environmental Resource Management
  2. CENTRE FOR PLANNING STUDIES
    i. Postgraduate Diploma in Planning Studies
    ii. Master in Urban and Regional Planning
  3. FACULTY OF ENGINEERING
    A. Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
    i. Postgraduate Diploma in Electronic and Computer Engineering
    ii. M. Sc. Electronic and Computer Engineering
    iii. M.Phil. /Ph.D. Electronic and Computer Engineering
    iv. Ph.D. Electronic and Computer Engineering
  4. Department of Chemical and Polymer Engineering
    i. PGD Chemical and Polymer Engineering
    ii. M.Sc. Chemical and Polymer Engineering
    iii. M. Phil/Ph.D. Chemical and Polymer Engineering
    iv. Ph.D. Chemical and Polymer Engineering
  5. Department of Mechanical Engineering
    i. PGD Mechanical Engineering
    ii. M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering
    iii. M.Phil./Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering
    iv. Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering
  6. FACULTY OF LAW
    A. Master of Law (LL.M General Law)
    B. Institute of Maritime Law:
    i. Postgraduate Diploma in Maritime and Commercial Law
    ii. Master of Law (LL. M Maritime and Commercial Law).
    iii. Master in Legal Studies (MLS)
    iv. LLM Law of Taxation
    v. Master in Legal Studies (MLS Law of Taxation)
    vi. Ph.D
  7. FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCES
    A. Department of Public Administration.
    i. PGD Public Admin.
    ii. M.Sc. Public Administration with specialization in:
    a) Human Resource Management
    b) Public Policy Making and Analysis
    c) Local Government Administration and Management
    d) Public Financial Management and Budgeting
    iii. M.Phil.Ph.D
    iv. Ph.D Public Administration
    v. M.Phil/Ph.D Public Admin.
  8. Department of Industrial Relations and Personnel Management
    i. PGD in Human Resources & Industrial Relations
    ii. Master in Human Resources & Industrial Relations (M.HRIR)
    iii. M.Sc. Human Resources & Industrial Relations
    iv. M.Phil/Ph.D Human Resource Management
    v. Ph.D Human Resource Management.
  9. Department of Business Administration
    i. Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration
    ii. Master in Business Administration (MBA)
    iii. M.Sc. Business Administration
    iv. Ph.D Business Admin.
  10. Department of Accounting
    i. PGD Accounting
    ii. M.Sc Accounting
    iii. M.Phil/Ph.D Accounting
    iv. Ph.D Accounting
  11. Department of Banking & Finance
    i. PGD Finance
    ii. M.Sc Finance
  12. Department of Management Technology
    i. PGD in Project Management [PGDPM]
    ii. Master of Project Management [MPM]
  13. FACULTY OF SCIENCE
    A. Department of Botany
    M.Sc Botany
    Plant Pathology, Mycology, Plant Breeding & Genetics, Cytogenetic, Ecology, Taxonomy, Ecology Taxonomy, Plant Physiology, Ethno-medicine, Biosystematics and Bioinformatics.
  14. Department of Fisheries
    i. PGD Fisheries
    ii. M.Sc Fisheries
    iii. M.Phil/Ph.D Fisheries
    iv. Ph.D Fisheries
  15. Department of Biochemistry
    i. Postgraduate Diploma in Industrial Biochemistry
    ii. M.Sc in Biochemistry
    iii. M. Phil/ Ph.D in Biochemistry
    iv. Ph.D in Biochemistry
  16. Department of Physics
    i. Master of Science in Physics
    ii. M.Phil/Ph.D in Physics
    iii. Ph.D in Physics
  17. Department of Computer Science
    i. Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) Computer Science
    ii. Master of Science (M.Sc) Computer Science
    iii. M.Phil/Ph.D Computer Science
    iv. Ph.D Computer Science
  18. Department of Chemistry
    i. Postgraduate Diploma in Chemistry
    ii. M.Sc Chemistry
    iii. M.Phil/Ph.D
    a) Organic Chemistry and Natural Products
    b) Analytical and Environmental Chemistry
    c) Physical and Inorganic Chemistry.
    iv. Ph.D.
    a) Organic Chemistry and Natural Products
    b) Analytical and Environmental Chemistry
    c) Physical and Inorganic Chemistry
  19. Department of Mathematics
    i. Postgraduate Diploma in Mathematics
    ii. M.Sc Mathematics
    iii. M.Phil/Ph.D Mathematics
    iv. Ph.D Mathematics with specialization in:
    a) Pure Mathematics
    b) Applied Mathematics
    c) Applicable Mathematics
  20. Department of Zoology & Environmental Biology
    i. M.Sc Zoology and Environmental Biology
    ii. M.Phil/Ph.D Zoology and Environmental Biology
    iii. Ph.D Zoology and Environmental Biology
  21. Department of Microbiology
    i. PGD Microbiology
    ii. M.Sc Microbiology
    iii. M.Phil/Ph.D Fisheries Microbiology
    iv. Ph.D Fisheries Microbiology
  22. FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
    A. Department of Economics
    i. PGD Economics
    ii. M.Sc. Economics
    iii. M.Phil/Ph.D Economics
    iv. Ph.D. Economics
  23. Department of Geography and Planning
    i. M.Sc Geography
    ii. M.Phil. /Ph.D. Geography
    iii. Ph.D. Geography
  24. Department of Sociology
    i. Postgraduate Diploma in Social Work
    ii. Master in Social Work
    iii. M.Sc. Sociology
    iv. M.Phil./Ph.D. Sociology
    v. Ph.D. Sociology
  25. Department of Political Science
    i. M.Sc Political Science
    ii. M.Phil. /Ph.D. Political Science
    iii. Ph.D. Political Science
  26. SCHOOL OF TRANSPORT
    Master in Transport Planning
  27. COLLEGE OF MEDICINE (LASUCOM, IKEJA)
    A. Department of Anatomy
    i. M.Sc. Anatomy
    ii. M.Phil/Ph.D. Anatomy
    iii. Ph.D. Anatomy
  28. Department of Physiology
    i. M.Sc. Physiology
    ii. M.Phil. /Ph.D. Physiology
    iii. Ph.D. Physiology
  29. Department of Community Health & Primary Health Care
    i. Master in Public Health (MPH)
    ii. Master of Occupational Health
    iii. Master of Occupational Medicine
  30. Department of Medical Biochemistry
    i. Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
    ii. Master of Science (M.Sc.)
    iii. Master of Philosophy (M.Phil./Ph.D Philosophy)
    iv. Ph.D Philosophy

LASU PG ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Below are the admission requirements for PGD, Masters and Ph.D programmes, in this post we have broken down the admission requirements for all levels of PG programmes respectively. Simply go through them to confirm any of the PG courses offered in LASU that you are eligible to apply for.

POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

Applicants applying for any of the PGD courses offered in LASU must meet the following requirements:
i. Applicants must obtain a minimum of 5 (Five) credit passes including English Language and Mathematics at ‘O’ Level in not more than two sittings.

  1. Candidates must have obtained a Bachelor’s degree from any recognized University or HND from any recognized Polytechnic in Nigeria not lower than Third Class; or its equivalent to be eligible to apply.

iii) In addition to the above, Candidates with Higher National Diploma (HND) with a minimum of Merit in related field of study from a Polytechnic or any recognized institution

  1. iv) Candidates must posses a Bachelor’s degree with at least Second Class (Lower Division) in area not related to the field applying for may be considered

ACADEMIC MASTER DEGREE PROGRAMMES

Applicants applying for Academic Masters Degree courses offered in LASU must meet the following requirements:

  1. Applicants must obtain a minimum of 5 (five) credit passes including English Language and Mathematics at ‘O’ Level in not more than two sittings.
  2. In addition to the above, Candidates must have obtained a first Degree of Lagos state university(LASU) or any recognized university in relevant field with a minimum of Second Class (Lower Division); and

iii. Lastly, Candidates with Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) with a minimum CGPA of 3.50 is also eligible.

PROFESSIONAL MASTER DEGREE PROGRAMMES

Applicants applying for professional Masters Degree courses offered in LASU must meet the following requirements:

  1. Applying Candidates is expected to have a minimum of 5 (five) credit passes including English Language and Mathematics at ‘O’ Level in not more than 2 sittings and not more than two year apart.
  2. Another PG admission requirement for Professional Masters at LASUis, Candidate is expected to have obtained a First Degree from LASUor any recognized university in relevant field with a minimum of Second Class (Lower Division)

iii. In addition to the above (ii) candidates with Third Class Degree or HND and a Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) from Lagos state university or any recognized institution with a minimum of 3.50 CGPA are eligible to apply.

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAMMES (ACCOUNTING AND BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION ONLY)

Candidates applying for Ph.D programmes offered in LASU must meet the following requirements:

  1. One of the requirements include a minimum of 5 (five) credit passes including English Language and Mathematics at ‘O’ Level in not more than 2 sittings and not more than two year apart.
  2. Secondly, Candidates are expected to have obtained a First Degree from Lagos state universityor any the recognised universities in Nigeria from any relevant field with a minimum of Second Class (Lower Division)

iii. Lastly, Candidate must have obtained a Masters Degree from LASU or any recognized university in the proposed field of study with minimum CGPA of 3.50.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Please note that candidates with B.Sc, PGD and HND cannot apply for Ph.D directly without going though Masters Degree programme first.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

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.

DURATION OF LASU PG PROGRAMMES

Postgraduate Diploma Programmes

  1. Full-Time Diploma:  Minimum of two semesters and a maximum of four semesters.
  2. Part-Time Diploma: Minimum of three semester and a maximum of eight semesters.

Masters Degree Programmes

  1. Full-Time: A minimum of three semesters and a maximum of six semesters.
  2. Part-Time: A minimum of four semesters and a maximum of eight semesters.

M.Phil/Ph.D Programmes

  1. Full-Time: A minimum of six semesters and a maximum of eight semesters.
  2. Part-Time: A Minimum of eight semesters and a maximum of ten semesters

Ph.D Programme

  1. Full-Time: A Minimum of six semesters and a maximum of eight semesters.
  2. Part-Time: A minimum of eight semesters and a maximum of ten semesters.

LASU PG courses are wide in terms of scope of coverage. The University offers PG courses in almost every field that is beneficial to students. The above are the PG courses offered in LASU that are currently accredited by the NTBE (National Board for Technical Education).

Please note that the LASU PG courses listed above are still offered in the institution so you can select any that suites your career path and if you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to me via the comment section below and I will answer your questions in accordance.