UNIZIK 1st and 2nd Tier Postgraduate Admission Form for the 2020/2021 session is out.Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for full-time or part-time admissions into the postgraduate programmes of Nnamdi Azikiwe University for the 2020/2021 academic year.
Information on Doctorate and Masters’ Degree and Postgraduate Diploma Programmes available, visit the University website: www.spgs.unizik.edu.ng **This is important**
3.1 POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES
The following may apply for admission into the Postgraduate Diploma programmes:
3.1.1. Graduates from approved Universities who hold the first-degree classification with FCGPA of 1.51 and above on a 5point scale.
3.1.2. Candidates from approved Polytechnics or Monotechnics who hold a Higher National Diploma with a minimum of Upper Credit.
3.2. MASTERS DEGREE PROGRAMMES
The following may apply for admission into Masters Programmes:
3.2.1 Graduates from approved Universities who hold the appropriate degree in the proposed field of study with minimum FCGPA of 3.00 on a 5 point scale or a minimum of 50% for Universities that do not use FCGPA.
3.2.2 Holders of Postgraduate Diploma from recognized institutions with an FCGPA of 3.50 and above (on a 5 point scale).
3.3 DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAMMES
Graduates from approved universities who hold Masters degree in the proposed field of study with minimum FCGPA of 3.50 on a 5 point scale or a minimum of 60% for universities that do not use the FCGPA
Candidates for any Postgraduate programme must possess a minimum of 5 credits including English Language and any four relevant subjects at one or two sittings from WAEC, NECO, NABTEB or TCII(Faculty of Education only) based on the Departmental/Faculty and General University Requirements.
Applicants are advised to obtain information on Departmental requirements and areas of specialization from the university website www.spgs.unizik.edu.ng *This is important*
For the Duration of Programmes, visit www.spgs.unizik.edu.ng **This is important**
METHOD OF APPLICATION
6.1 Application form should be completed on-line by logging onto portal.unizik.edu.ng/postgraduate
To confirm payment:
6.2 Print the completed Application Form for your personal use. You will require this document in the course of the admission and registration.
6.3 Download and print a copy of the Transcript Request Form. The Transcript Request Form should be sent to your former Institution for your academic transcripts. Any change of name should be indicated in the transcript form.
6.4 Applicants should include the names, phone number and e-mail addresses of three Referees. At least two of the referees must be Academics not lower than the rank of Senior Lecturer.
6.5 Sale of Form for 1st Tier Ends on 14th August 2020
Submission of Form Ends on 21st August 2020
Transcripts should be forwarded to the Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies not later than 17th August 2020
Sales of form for 2nd Tier Applications Ends on 31st December 2020
Submission of Form ends on 7th January 2021
Transcripts should be forwarded to the Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies not later than 7th January 2021.
Applicants will be invited for Screening Test and Proposal Defence (PhD only) from 25th -27th January 2021.
6.6 PhD applicants in submitting their forms shall upload a proposal of not more than five type-written pages. Visit www.spgs.unizik.edu.ng for the Proposal template **This is important**
Notwithstanding compliance with the above conditions, all admissions offered are provisional and the School of Postgraduate Studies reserves the right to offer, confirm or deny admission.
For more information log on to www.spgs.unizik.edu.ng
Dr Ifeyinwa F. Anolue
School of Postgraduate Studies