UNIABUJA Postgraduate Admission Form 2023/2024 Session – How To Apply

The University of Abuja school of postgraduate studies through the management of the university has announced the sale of UNIABUJA postgraduate admission form for 2023/2024 academic session. UNIABUJA PG form is made available online for candidates interested in running a postgraduate programme at UNIABUJA and must have met the PG admission requirement for the proposed programme.

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

UNIABUJA Postgraduate Admission Form [year]/[nyear] Session – How To Apply 1

Before we proceed, as usual, based on the challenges faced by past UNIABUJA 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 UNIABUJA 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 UNIABUJA format below indicates the FAQs and their appropriate answers with regards to UNIABUJA PG form after which I will make available, UNIABUJA postgraduate general admission requirements, how to apply for UNIABUJA postgraduate admission form.

FAQs on UNIABUJA PG Admission Form

Q – Is UNIABUJA postgraduate admission form 2023/2024out?

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

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

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

Q – How much is UNIABUJA PG admission form?

A – Cost of UNIABUJA PG admission form is twenty thousand, five hundred naira (N20,500.00) only.

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

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

Q – I have NYSC exemption letter, can I apply for UNIABUJA 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 UNIABUJA PG admission form?

A – UNIABUJA PG form closing date is 5th May, 2023.

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

UNIABUJA 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.

The University of Abuja 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 UNIABUJAPG 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 UNIABUJA Postgraduate Admission Form

  1. Candidate for Postgraduate studies into University of Abuja must have obtained at least (5) credits including English and Mathematics in not more than two sittings in WASC NECO GCE
  2. (Ordinary Level) or their equivalent.
  3. Candidate applying for the M.A., M.Ed., M. Eng., MVPH, MVPM and M.Sc. degrees in any field must have obtained a Bachelor’s degree with at least second class lower division in the relevant discipline.
  4. A Candidate for Ph.D. in any Programme of the University of Abuja must have obtained a minimum weighted average score of 60% (4 points) letter grade “B” average performance in the Master’s Degree
  5. A Candidate applying for the Ph.D. with a Master’s Degree from any other University, who in his/her Masters study had not previously taken the compulsory courses or their equivalent, similar to the courses in the University of Abuja shall, on admission be required to offer and pass such courses with a minimum of 60% (4 points) or a letter grade “B”
  6. Candidates seeking for admission into any of the postgraduate Diploma Programmes must possess a university degree with minimum grade of third class or HND with a minimum of Lower Credit.
  7. MBBS, BDS is required for MPH Community Medicine while health related degree is required for MPH Sexual and Reproductive Health.
  8. NOTE: PhD, candidates should attach a maximum of 500 words research proposal
  9. Candidates applying for a master’s degree in Economics should have a minimum CGPA of 3.00.


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.

Available Postgraduate Programmes


Department of Crop Protection

  1. PGD in Crop Protection
  2. M.Sc. Crop Protection
  3. Ph.D. Crop Protection

Department of Crop Science

  1. PGD in Crop Protection
  2. PGD in Agronomy
  3. PGD Agro Forestry
  4. M.Sc. Crop Protection
  5. M.Sc. Agronomy
  6. M.Sc. Agro Forestry
  7. Ph.D. Crop Protection
  8. Ph.D. Agronomy
  9. Ph.D. Agro Forestry

Dept. of Agric. Econs. & Extension

  1. PGD Agric. Econs. & Farm Managt.
  2. PGD in Agric. Business Managt.
  3. M.Sc. Agricultural Economics
  4. M.Sc. Development Economics
  5. M.Sc. Environmental Economics
  6. M.Sc. Agric. Ext. & Rural Sociology
  7. Ph.D. Agricultural Economics
  8. Ph.D. Agric. Ext. & Rural Sociology

Department of Soil Science

  1. PGD Soil Science
  2. M.Sc. Soil Science
  3. Ph.D. Soil Science

Department of Animal Science

  1. PGD Animal Science
  2. M.Sc. Animal Science
  3. Ph.D. Animal Science


Department of History & Diplomatic Studies

  1. PGD in Diplomatic Studies
  2. M.A. in Diplomatic Studies
  3. M.A. in Nigerian and African History
  4. M.Phil. in Nigerian and African History
  5. M.Phil. in Diplomatic Studies
  6. Ph.D. in Nigerian and African History
  7. Ph.D. in Diplomatic Studies
  8. Ph.D. in Nigerian and African History
  9. Ph.D. in Diplomatic Studies

Department of Theatre Arts

  1. PGD in Media Arts
  2. PGD in Theatre Arts
  3. M.A. in Media Arts
  4. M.A in Theatre Arts
  5. Ph.D. in Media Arts
  6. Ph.D. in Theatre Arts

Department of English Language

  1. M.A. English Language
  2. M.A. Literature in English
  3. Ph.D. English Language
  4. Ph.D. Literature in English



Department of Anatomical Sciences

  1. M.Sc Anatomical Sciences
  2. Ph.D Anatomical Sciences

Department of Human Physiology

  1. MSc Human Physiology
  2. PhD Human Physiology

Department of Medical Biochemistry

  1. MSc Medical Biochemistry
  2. PhD Medical Biochemistry


Department of Community Medicine

  1. MPH Comm Medicine
  2. MPH Sexual & Repro Health


  1. PGD IN Education

Department of Educational. Management

  1. M.Ed. Educational Management
  2. Ph.D. Educational Management

Dept. of Counse. & Edu. Psychology

  1. M.Ed. Educational Psychology
  2. Ph.D. Educational Psychology

Dept. of Guidance & Counseling Edu.

  1. M.Ed. Guidance and Counseling
  2. Ph.D. Guidance and Counseling

Dept. of Arts & Social Science Edu.

  1. M.Ed. Counseling Education
  2. M.Ed. Curriculum Studies
  3. M.Ed. Language Education
  4. M.Ed. Social Studies Education
  5. Ph.D. Counseling Education
  6. Ph.D Curriculum Studies
  7. Ph.D. Language Education
  8. Ph.D. Social Studies Education

Dept. of Science & Env. Edu.

  1. M.Ed. Science Education
  2. M.Ed. Mathematics Education
  3. Ph.D. Science Education
  4. Ph.D. Mathematics Education


Department of Civil Engineering

  1. M. Eng. Civil Engineering
  2. PhD. Eng. Civil Engineering

Department of Chemical Engineering

  1. M. Eng. Chemical Engineering
  2. Ph.D. Chemical Engineering

Department of Electrical/Electronic Engineering

  1. PGD Electrical Engineering
  2. M. Eng. Electrical Engineering
  3. Ph.D. Electrical Engineering

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

  1. M. Eng. Mechanical Engineering
  2. Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering


  1. Masters of Laws (LL.M)
  2. Ph.D. in Laws (Ph.D. Law)


Department of Accounting

  1. PGD Accounting
  2. MSc. In Accounting & Finance

Department of Banking and Finance

  1. PGD Banking and Finance

Depart. Of Business Administration

  1. PGD in Business Administration
  2. PGDBA Business Administration
  3. M.Sc. Business Administration
  4. Ph.D. Business Administration

Depart. Of Public Administration

  1. PGDBPA in Public Administration
  2. MPA Masters of Public Administration
  3. M.Sc. Public Administration
  4. Ph.D. Public Administration


Dept. of Biological Sciences

  1. M.Sc. Biology (Environmental)
  2. M.Sc. Botany (Biodiversity)
  3. M.Sc. Zoology (Parasitology)
  4. M.Sc. Zoology (Fisheries)
  5. Ph.D. Biology (Environmental)
  6. Ph.D. Botany (Biodiversity)
  7. Ph.D. Zoology (Parasitology)
  8. Ph.D. Zoology (Fisheries)

Department of Microbiology

1.M.Sc. Food Microbiology

2.M.Sc. Industrial Microbiology

3.M.Sc. Environmental Microbiology

4.Ph.D. Food Microbiology

5.Ph.D. Industrial Microbiology

6.Ph.D. Environmental Microbiology

Dept of Chemistry (Physical Chem.)

  1. M.Sc. Physical Chemistry
  2. M.Sc. Organic Chemistry
  3. M.Sc. Inorganic Chemistry
  4. M.Sc. Analytical Chemistry
  5. Ph.D. Physical Chemistry
  6. Ph.D. Organic Chemistry
  7. Ph.D. Inorganic Chemistry
  8. Ph.D. Analytical Chemistry

Department of Computer Science

  1. M.Sc. Computer Science (Infor.Security)
  2. M.Sc. Computer Science(Software Engineering)
  3. Postgraduate Diploma in Information System (PGDIS)
  4. M.Sc. Computer Science (Intelligence System)
  5. M.Sc. Comp. Sci. (Distributed Computing Systems)
  6. M.Sc. Comp. Sci. (Networking Communication)
  7. M.Sc. Computer Sci. (Database Systems)
  8. Ph.D. Computer Science

Department of Physics

  1. M.Sc. Solid State Physics
  2. M.Sc. Solar Energy Physics
  3. M.Sc. Applied Geophysics
  4. Ph.D. Solid State Physics
  5. Ph.D. Solar Energy Physics
  6. Ph.D. Applied Geophysics

Department of Mathematics

  1. M.Sc. Financial Mathematics
  2. M.Sc. Pure Mathematics
  3. M.Sc. Applied Mathematics
  4. Ph.D. Pure Mathematics
  5. Ph.D. Applied Mathematics

Department of Statistics

  1. PGD in Statistics (PGDS)
  2. M.Sc. Statistics
  3. Ph.D. Statistics


Department of Economics

  1. MFE Masters in Financial Economics
  2. M.Sc. Economics
  3. Ph.D. Economics

Dept. of Political Sci. & Int. Relations

  1. Postgraduate Dip in Political Science
  2. Masters in int. Relations & Diplomacy
  3. M.Sc. Political Science (Int. Relations)
  4. M.Sc. Political Sci. (Polit. Economy & Dev Studies)
  5. M.Sc. Political Science (Policy Analysis)
  6. Ph.D. Political Science (Int. Relations)
  7. Ph.D. Political Science (Political Economy & Development Studies)
  8. Ph.D. Political Science (Policy Analysis)

Department of Sociology

  1. PGD. In Intercul. Conflict & Comm.
  2. M.Sc. Gender Studies
  3. 3.M.Sc. Development Sociology
  1. M.Sc. Industrial Sociology
  2. M.Sc. Criminology
  3. M.Sc. Demography
  4. M.Sc. Medical Sociology
  5. M.Sc. Medical Sociology
  6. Ph.D. Sociology

Dept. of Geography & Env. Manag.

  1. Postgraduate Dip. In Env. Plan & Protec.
  2. Masters in Envi. Planning & Protection
  3. M.Sc. Geo. (Popu & Manpower Plan.)
  4. M.Sc. Geography (Geomorphology)
  5. M.Sc. Geography (Biogeography)
  6. M.Sc. Geography (Climatology)
  7. M.Sc. Geography (Environmental Resource Planning)
  8. Ph.D. in Envi. Resources Planning
  9. Ph.D. Population & Manpower Plan.
  10. Ph.D. Geomorphology
  11. Ph.D. Biogeography
  12. Ph.D. Climatology


Dept. of Vet. Public Health & Preven. Medicine

  1. PGD Food Hygiene
  2. PGD Epidemiology
  3. M.Sc. Epidemiology
  4. MVPH Veterinary Public Health
  5. MVPH Veterinary Preventive Medicine
  6. Ph.D. Epidemiology
  7. Ph.D. Veterinary Public Health
  8. Ph.D. Veterinary Preventive Medicine

Department of Veterinary Microbiology

  1. M.Sc. Veterinary Microbiology
  2. M.Sc. Bacteriology
  3. M.Sc. Immunology
  4. M.Sc. Virology
  5. Ph.D. Veterinary Microbiology
  6. Ph.D. Bacteriology
  7. Ph.D. Immunology
  8. Ph.D. Virology

Department of Vet. Pharm & Toxicology

  1. M.Sc. Pharmacology
  2. M.Sc. Toxicology
  3. Ph.D. Pharmacology
  4. Ph.D. Toxicology

Dept. of Parasitology & Entomology

  1. PGD Veterinary Parasitology
  2. M.Sc. Vet Hematology Protozoa & Entomology
  3. Ph.D. Vet Helm Proto & Entomology


  1. PGD in Gender Studies (Part Time)
  2. M.A. Gender Studies (Part Time)


  1. PGD Peace and Security (Professional)
  2. PGD Leadership and Discipline (Professional)
  3. PGD Society and Development (Professional)
  4. Masters in Peace and Security (Professional)
  5. Masters in Leadership & Discipline (Professional)
  6. Masters in Society & Dev. (Professional)


  1. PGD in Education (Part Time)


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 UNIABUJA Postgraduate Admission Form

Candidates who are interested in applying for the postgraduate forms are to follow the approved application guidelines below;

Step 1 – Visit the Official University Portal at www.portal.uniabuja.edu.ng (https://www.portal.uniabuja.edu.ng/).

Step 2 – Click on Postgraduate School to apply online.


  • Mix-up in the application by applicant will attract other charges, multiple applications are to be paid for and forms filled separately, Error in completion and submission of forms during the process of application would lead to loss of application processing for the academic session (e.g. selecting M.Phil. instead of M.M.Sc. or Ph.PhD.).
  • A candidate who is not admitted into the programme applied for cannot transfer the application for consideration into another programme.
  • Statement of Result for (4) years and above shall not be accepted for admission (applicants should therefore obtain certificates from the relevant examination bodies).
  • Application fee is non-refundable.

Click HERE to start your application.


The application portal will be open for a period of Six (6) weeks from the date of this advertisement (30th November, 2022). Applicants are advised to fill in and submit their application forms within this period.

I Hope you understand the steps provided above? Do you have any questions as regards the UNIABUJA PG admission form for 2023/2024 session? Please reach out to us via the comment section or our contact us page and we shall respond accordingly.

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