Are you looking for approved Federal universities that run Postgraduate programmes in Nigeria?
Do you wish to complete your Postgraduate studies in one of the approved Federal universities in Nigeria?
If yes, the you are going to get that right away. In this article, I’ll list of Federal universities that have been approved by NUC to run Postgraduate programmes including Masters and PhD.
Federal universities that run Postgraduate programmes in Nigeria
Before then, what are Postgraduate programmes in Nigeria?
Postgraduate degrees in Nigeria include M.A., M.Sc., M.Ed., M.Eng., LL.M, M.Arch., M.Agric., M.Phil., PhD. The master’s degree usually take 18–36 months while the doctoral degree is for a minimum of 36 months.
Admission to a postgraduate degree programme in Nigeria requires a bachelor’s degree with at least a Second Class Lower Division (not less than 2.75/5).
Admission to Doctoral programmes requires an Academic master’s degree with a minimum average of 60% (B average or 4.00/5).
In addition to this, applicants may be subjected to written and oral examinations depending on the school. Most universities with high numbers of applicants have more stringent admission processes.
List of Federal Universities That Run Postgraduate Programme (Masters and PhD) In Nigeria
1. Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi
2. Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
3. Bayero University, Kano
4. Federal University of Technology, Akure
5. Federal University of Technology, Minna
6. Federal University of Technology, Owerri
7. Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike
8. Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola
9. National Open University of Nigeria, Lagos.
10. Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna
11. Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
12. Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
13. University of Abuja, Gwagwalada
14. University of Agriculture, Abeokuta
15. University of Agriculture, Makurdi
16. University of Benin, Benin City
17. University of Calabar, Calabar
18. University of Ibadan, Ibadan
19. University of llorin, llorin
20. University of Jos, Jos
21. University of Lagos, Akoka
22. University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri
23. University of Nigeria, Nsukka
24. University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt
25. University of Uyo, Uyo
26. Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto
Those are the approved Federal universities in Nigeria that offer Postgraduate programmes in Nigeria.
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