UNIABUJA Postgraduate 2024 – Application, Requirements, Courses, etc

The University of Abuja is not just a tertiary institution for undergraduate studies, it is also an institution of learning for graduates who want to further in their disciplines. So, to that effect, we have compiled a list of courses offered by UNIABUJA postgraduate school, as well as requirements to be satisfied before admission can be granted.

List of courses offered at UNIABUJA postgraduate school

Check below for the full list below:


  1. Department of Crop Protection
    • PGD in Crop Protection
    • M.Sc. Crop Protection
    • Ph.D. Crop Protection
  2. Department of Crop Science
    • PGD in Agronomy
    • PGD Agro Forestry
    • M.Sc. Agronomy
    • M.Sc. Agro Forestry
    • Ph.D. Crop Protection
    • Ph.D. Agronomy
    • Ph.D. Agro Forestry
  3. Dept. of Agric. Econs. & Extension
    • PGD Agric. Econs. & Farm Managt.
    • PGD in Agric. Business Managt.
    • M.Sc. Agricultural Economics
    • M.Sc. Development Economics
    • M.Sc. Environmental Economics
    • M.Sc. Agric. Ext. & Rural Sociology
    • Ph.D. Agricultural Economics
    • Ph.D. Agric. Ext. & Rural Sociology
  4. Department of Soil Science
    • PGD Soil Science
    • M.Sc. Soil Science
    • Ph.D. Soil Science
  5. Department of Animal Science
    • PGD Animal Science
    • M.Sc. Animal Science
    • Ph.D. Animal Science


  1. Department of History & Diplomatic Studies
    • PGD in Diplomatic Studies
    • M.A. in Diplomatic Studies
    • M.A. in Nigerian and African History
    • M.Phil. in Nigerian and African History
    • M.Phil. in Diplomatic Studies
    • Ph.D. in Nigerian and African History
    • Ph.D. in Diplomatic Studies
    • Ph.D. in Nigerian and African History
    • Ph.D. in Diplomatic Studies
  2. Department of Theatre Arts
    • PGD in Media Arts
    • PGD in Theatre Arts
    • M.A. in Media Arts
    • M.A in Theatre Arts
    • Ph.D. in Media Arts
    • Ph.D. in Theatre Arts
  3. Department of English Language
    • M.A. English Language
    • M.A. Literature in English
    • Ph.D. English Language
    • Ph.D. Literature in English


    1. Department of Anatomical Sciences
      • MSc Anatomical Sciences
      • PhD Anatomical Sciences
      • Department of Human Physiology
      • MSc Human Physiology
      • PhD Human Physiology
    2. Department of Medical Biochemistry
      • MSc Medical Biochemistry
      • PhD Medical Biochemistry
    1. Department of Community Medicine
      • MPH Comm Medicine
      • MPH Sexual & Repro Health


  1. PGD IN Education
  2. Department of Educ. Management
    • M.Ed. Educ. Planning
    • Ph.D. Educ. Planning
  3. Dept. of Counse. & Edu. Psychology
    • M.Ed. Educational Psychology
    • Ph.D. Educational Psychology
  4. Dept. of Guidance & Counseling Edu.
    • M.Ed. Guidance and Counseling
    • Ph.D. Guidance and Counseling
  5. Dept. of Arts & Social Science Edu.
    • M.Ed. Counseling Education
    • M.Ed. Curriculum Studies
    • M.Ed. Language Education
    • M.Ed. Social Studies Education
    • Ph.D. Counseling Education
    • Ph.D Curriculum Studies
    • Ph.D. Language Education
    • Ph.D. Social Studies Education
  6. Dept. of Science & Env. Edu.
    • M.Ed. Science Education
    • M.Ed. Mathematics Education
    • Ph.D. Science Education
    • Ph.D. Mathematics Education


  1. Department of Civil Engineering
    • M. Eng. Civil Engineering
    • PhD. Eng. Civil Engineering
  2. Department of Chemical Engineering
    • M. Eng. Chemical Engineering
    • Ph.D. Chemical Engineering
  3. Department of Electrical/Electronics Engineering
    • PGD Electrical Engineering
    • M. Eng. Electrical Engineering
    • Ph.D. Electrical Engineering
  4. Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
    • M. Eng. Mechanical Engineering
    • Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering


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


  1. Department of Accounting
    • PGD Accounting
    • MSc. in Accounting & Finance
  2. Department of Banking and Finance
    • PGD Banking and Finance
  3. Depart. of Business Administration
    • PGD in Business Administration
    • PGDBA Business Administration
    • M.Sc. Business Administration
    • Ph.D. Business Administration
  4. Depart. of Public Administration
    • PGDBPA in Public Administration
    • MPA Masters of Public Administration
    • M.Sc. Public Administration
    • Ph.D. Public Administration


  1. Dept. of Biological Sciences
    • M.Sc. Biology (Environmental)
    • M.Sc. Botany (Biodiversity)
    • M.Sc. Zoology (Parasitology)
    • M.Sc. Zoology (Fisheries)
    • Ph.D. Biology (Environmental)
    • Ph.D. Botany (Biodiversity)
    • Ph.D. Zoology (Parasitology)
    • Ph.D. Zoology (Fisheries)
  2. Department of Microbiology
    • M.Sc. Food Microbiology
    • M.Sc. Industrial Microbiology
    • M.Sc. Environmental Microbiology
    • Ph.D. Food Microbiology
    • Ph.D. Industrial Microbiology
    • Ph.D. Environmental Microbiology
  3. Dept of Chemistry – Physical Chem.
    • M.Sc. Physical Chemistry
    • M.Sc. Organic Chemistry
    • M.Sc. Inorganic Chemistry
    • M.Sc. Analytical Chemistry
    • Ph.D. Physical Chemistry
    • Ph.D. Organic Chemistry
    • Ph.D. Inorganic Chemistry
    • Ph.D. Analytical Chemistry
  4. Department of Computer Science
    • M.Sc. Computer Science (Infor. Security)
    • M.Sc. Computer Science(Software Engineering)
    • Postgraduate Diploma in Information System (PGDIS)
    • M.Sc. Computer Science (Intelligence System)
    • M.Sc. Comp. Sci. (Distributed Computing Systems)
    • M.Sc. Comp. Sci. (Networking Communication)
    • M.Sc. Computer Sci. (Database Systems)
    • Ph.D. Computer Science
  5. Department of Physics
    • M.Sc. Solid State Physics
    • M.Sc. Solar Energy Physics
    • M.Sc. Applied Geophysics
    • Ph.D. Solid State Physics
    • Ph.D. Solar Energy Physics
    • Ph.D. Applied Geophysics
  6. Department of Mathematics
    • M.Sc. Pure Mathematics
    • M.Sc. Applied Mathematics
    • Ph.D. Pure Mathematics
    • Ph.D. Applied Mathematics
  7. Department of Statistics
    • PGD in Statistics (PGDS)
    • M.Sc. Statistics
    • Ph.D. Statistics


  1. Department of Economics
    • MFE Masters in Financial Economics
    • M.Sc. Economics
    • Ph.D. Economics
  2. Dept. of Political Sci. & Int. Relations
    • Postgraduate Dip in Political Science
    • Masters in int. Relations & Diplomacy
    • M.Sc. Political Science (Int. Relations)
    • M.Sc. Political Sci. (Polit. Economy & Dev Studies)
    • M.Sc. Political Science (Policy Analysis)
    • Ph.D. Political Science (Int. Relations)
    • Ph.D. Political Science (Political Economy & Development Studies)
    • Ph.D. Political Science (Policy Analysis)
  3. Department of Sociology
    • PGD. in Intercul. Conflict & Comm.
    • M.Sc. Gender Studies
    • M.Sc. Development Sociology
    • M.Sc. Industrial Sociology
    • M.Sc. Criminology
    • M.Sc. Demography
    • M.Sc. Medical Sociology
    • Ph.D. Sociology
  4. Dept. of Geography & Env. Manag.
    • Postgraduate Dip. in Env. Plan & Protec.
    • Masters in Envi. Planning & Protection
    • M.Sc. Geo. (Popu & Manpower Plan.)
    • M.Sc. Geography (Geomorphology)
    • M.Sc. Geography (Biogeography)
    • M.Sc. Geography (Climatology)
    • Ph.D. in Envi. Resources Planning
    • Ph.D. Population & Manpower Plan.
    • Ph.D. Geomorphology
    • Ph.D. Biogeography
    • Ph.D. Climatology


  1. Dept. of Vet. Public Health & Preven. Medicine
    • PGD Food Hygiene
    • PGD Epidemiology
    • M.Sc. Epidemiology
    • MVPH Veterinary Public Health
    • MVPH Veterinary Preventive Medicine
    • Ph.D. Epidemiology
    • Ph.D. Veterinary Public Health
    • Ph.D. Veterinary Preventive Medicine
  2. Department of Veterinary Microbiology
    • M.Sc. Veterinary Microbiology
    • M.Sc. Bacteriology
    • M.Sc. Immunology
    • M.Sc. Virology
    • Ph.D. Veterinary Microbiology
    • Ph.D. Bacteriology
    • Ph.D. Immunology
    • Ph.D. Virology
  3. Department of Vet. Pharm & Toxicology
    • M.Sc. Pharmacology
    • M.Sc. Toxicology
    • Ph.D. Pharmacology
    • Ph.D. Toxicology
  4. Dept. of Parasitology & Entomology
    • PGD Veterinary Parasitology
    • M.Sc. Vet Hematology Protozoa & Entomology
    • 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)


  1. PGD in Anti-Corruption Studies
  2. PGD in Criminology & security Studies
  3. PGD in Leadership and Discipline Studies
  4. PGD in NGO and Management Studies
  5. PGD in Society and Development Studies
  6. PGD in Social Rehabilitation Studies
  7. PGD in Peace & Security Studies
  8. Masters in Anti-Corruption Studies
  9. Masters in Criminology & security Studies
  10. Masters in Leadership and Discipline Studies
  11. Masters in NGO and Management Studies
  12. Masters in Society & Development Studies
  13. Masters in Social Rehabilitation Studies
  14. Masters in Peace & Security Studies


  1. PGD in Legislative Studies (PGDLA)
  2. Masters in Legislative Studies (MLS)

Requirements for UNIABUJA postgraduate school

Every enthusiast can’t be admitted for further studies in UNIABUJA, so there are requirements which must be satisfied before they can be admitted into UNIABUJA. 

Below are some of the requirements which must be satisfied before any postgraduate school aspirant can be considered for admission into this prestigious institution.

  • Candidates for Postgraduate studies at the University of Abuja must have obtained at least (5) credits including English and Mathematics in not more than two sittings in WASC NECO GCE (Ordinary Level) or their equivalent.
  • Candidates 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.
  • A Candidate for PhD 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
  • A Candidate applying for the PhD 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.”
  • Candidates seeking admission into any of the postgraduate Diploma Programmes must possess a university degree with a minimum grade of third class or HND with a minimum of Lower Credit.
  • MBBS, BDS is required for MPH Community Medicine while health-related degree is required for MPH Sexual and Reproductive Health
  • NOTE: PhD, candidates should attach a maximum of 500 words research proposal.

How to apply for UNIABUJA postgraduate school

After concluding on pursuing higher education in UNIABUJA as a graduate, the next step us to apply for a place in the UNIABUJA school of postgraduate studies. But, how can you do that? Follow our lead:

  1. Go to the University of Abuja portal via https://portal.uniabuja.edu.ng
  2. Click on “Click here to apply
  3. On the left pane, click on Postgraduate
  4. Enter the requested details (surname, first name, other names, email, and phone number) and click Next
  5. On the payment preview page, click on Generate RRR
  6. Click make payment and you will be redirected to the remita platform, enter your card details (Master Card or Visa Card)
  7. After a successful payment, you will be redirected back to the portal and application number generated and you will be logged out.
  8. Click on “Main Login,” enter the generated application number and surname as the password to continue the application process.

Frequently Asked Questions about UNIABUJA postgraduate school

How much is form for UNIABUJA postgraduate?

Aspirants expected to pay a non-refundable fee of N20,500 into the school account through Remitta.

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