OOU Postgraduate Admission Form 2020/2021 | Full & Part-Time

Olabisi Onabanjo University, [OOU] Postgraduate Admission Form, Courses, Duration, Admission Requirements, Application Guidelines, Entrance Examination Date, Time, Venue, Closing Date / Deadline for 2020/2021 Academic Session.

Applications are invited from Suitably Qualified Candidates for Admission into the following Postgraduate Diploma and Degree Programmes of the Olabisi Onabanjo University for 2020/2021 Academic Session:

Available Courses

RECOMMENDED: OOU Approved List of Postgraduate Courses for 2020/2021 Session.

Duration

Programmes
Full/Part-TimeMinimum Duration
Maximum Duration
Postgraduate Diploma Full-Time 2 Semesters 4 Semesters

Part-Time 3 Semesters 6 Semesters




Professional Master Degree Full-Time 3 Semesters 6 Semesters

Part-Time 4 Semesters 8 Semesters




Academic Master Degree Full-Time 3 Semesters 6 Semesters

Part-Time 4 Semesters 8 Semesters




Ph.D. Programmes Full-Time 6 Semesters 10 Semesters

Part-Time8 Semesters12 Semesters

Admission Requirements.

a. Postgraduate Diploma Programmes

Applicants for admission into the Postgraduate Diploma Programme must be:
(i) Graduate of the Olabisi Onabanjo University or any other approved University.
(ii) Holders of Higher National Diploma at not less than Lower Credit level.

b. Academic Master Degree Programmes

(i) M.A/M.Sc./M.Ed., etc.
Applicants shall normally possess not lower than Second Class Honours (Lower Division) Degree of the Olabisi Onabanjo University or any other approved University in relevant disciplines.

c. Professional Master Degree Programmes

Applicants shall normally possess not lower than Second Class Honours (Lower Division) Degree of the Olabisi Onabanjo University or other approved University or a Higher National Diploma at not less than Lower Credit level with a Postgraduate Diploma in relevant field(s) and/or fellowship of relevant professional body.

d. Ph.D Programmes

(i) Candidates who obtained their Master degree in relevant disciplines from Olabisi Onabanjo University with a minimum of 3.50 Cumulative Grade Points would be allowed to register for Ph.D. programmes directly.
(ii) Candidates from Olabisi Onabanjo University with Cumulative Grade Points of 3.00 to 3.49 will only be admitted for M.Phil/Ph.D. and not Ph.D. directly. Their candidature for Ph.D. shall however be determined on the basis of their performance after two (2) Semesters course work.
(iii) Candidates who obtained their Master degree in relevant disciplines from other Institutions apart from Olabisi Onabanjo University with a minimum of 3.00 Cumulative Grade Points on a 5 point Scale or Weighted Average of 50% will only be admitted for M.Phil/Ph.D. Their candidature for Ph.D shall however be determined on the basis of their performance after two (2) Semesters course work.

e. Candidate applying for the following programmes are to note their admission requirements:
(i) M.Sc. and Ph.D. In Mass Communication
O' Level Credit pass in English Language and Mathematics are compulsory for all applicants for Mass Communication Programmes.

(ii) Postgraduate Diploma in Law
(a) Candidates having not less than Third Class Bachelor's Degree in Law of the Olabisi Onabanjo University or any other approved University.
(b) Candidates must possess at least five credit passes at O' Level including English Language and English Literature.

(iii) Master of Law (LL.M.)
(a) Holders of Bachelor of Law (LL.B) Degree of Olabisi Onabanjo University or any other University recognized by the Senate of Olabisi Onabanjo University with a minimum of Second Class Lower; and
(b) Holders of Bachelor of Law (LL.B) Degree of Olabisi Onabanjo University or any other University recognized by the Senate of Olabisi Onabanjo University who do not meet the requirement in (a) above but hold the Postgraduate Diploma in Law Degree.

(iv) Postgraduate Diploma In Anaesthesia
Holders of a good First Degree in Medicine and Surgery from Olabisi Onabanjo University or any other University approved by Senate of Olabisi Onabanjo University.

(v) Master of Public Health (MPH)
Graduates of Olabisi Onabanjo University with a degree of M.B.Ch.B or equivalent Medical and Dental Degrees such as MBS/BDS from other recognized Universities. Candidates must possess at least five years qualification experience (including Internship, NYSC Services plus three years working experience in areas relevant to Public Health.

(vi) Postgraduate Diploma in Pharmaceutical Analysis
Holders of honours degrees in a relevant Science discipline (e.g., Pharmacy, Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Industrial Chemistry, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Veterinary Medicine and other allied courses). Class of degree needs to be specified.

(vii) M.Sc. Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry
Graduates of this University or any other approved University holding a degree equivalent to at least 2.2 or GPA of not less than 3.0 in any of the following disciplines: Pharmacy, Chemistry, Biochemistry or Botany. Candidates may however be required to satisfy a selection process.

(viii) M.Sc. Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology
(a) Holders of a good First Degree in Pharmacy (unclassified) from Olabisi Onabanjo University or any other University approved by Senate of Olabisi Onabanjo University.
(b) Holders of a classified Pharmacy degrees not below Second Class Honours (Lower Division) or CGPA of not less than 3.0 may be admitted.
(c) Candidates must have scored acceptable grades (not less than C) In Pharmaceutics courses in their final year undergraduate examinations.

(ix) Ph.D. Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry
(a) Holder of a Master of Sciences Degree (M.Sc.) in Pharmaceutical Chemistry/Medicinal Chemistry from this University or an equivalent qualification from any other approved University with a B+ (60) average.
(b) Holders of a Master of Science Degree (M.Sc.) In Chemistry, Biochemistry from this University or any other approved University, with a B+ (60) average.
(c) Holders of a degree of Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) or equivalent in Pharmaceutical Chemistry from this University Or any other approved University.

IN ADDITION TO THE STATED ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR INDIVIDUAL PROGRAMMES ABOVE, ALL APPLICANTS ARE TO NOTE THAT:
i. All programmes in the University require O' Level Credit pass In English Language and Mathematics in addition to three other credits in relevant subjects in not more than two sittings.
ii. The University Matriculation requirements of individual Departments running the programme must be satisfied before a candidate can be considered for admission.
iii. For admission into any of the Programmes, possession of National Youth Service Corps (N.Y.S.C.)Discharge/ Exemption/Exclusion Certificate Issued by the Directorate Is compulsory
iv. All Applicants are to request their Alma Mater to forward the Academic Transcripts of their Higher National Diploma / 1st Degree / Postgraduate Diploma / Master Degree to the Secretary, Postgraduate School, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-lwoye not later than Friday, 4th September, 2020.
v. All Ph.D candidates are required to contact the relevant Departments for availability of Supervisors and vacancies before applying.
vi. Application Forms are to be completed and submitted online on/or before Friday, 4th September, 2020.
vii. Application Submission Acknowledgement Slip is to be brought along during the Qualifying Examinations/Interviews scheduled to take place as follows:

Qualifying Exam /Interview Schedule.

S/NFacultiesModeDateVenueTime
1. Arts Full-Time and Part-Time Friday, 14th August, 2020.
Departments

10.00a.m
2. Basic Medical Sciences Full-Time and Part-Time Friday, 14th August, 2020.
Departments

10.00a.m
3. Pharmacy Full-Time and Part-Time Friday, 14th August, 2020.
Departments

10.00a.m
4. Engineering Full-Time and Part-Time Friday, 14th August, 2020.
Departments

10.00a.m
5. Environmental Studies Full-Time and Part-Time Friday, 14th August, 2020.
Departments

10.00a.m
6. Education Full-Time and Part-Time Friday, 14th August, 2020.
Departments

10.00a.m
7. Science Full-Time and Part-Time Friday, 14th August, 2020.
Departments

10.00a.m
8. Clinical Sciences Full-Time and Part-Time Friday, 14th August, 2020.
Departments

10.00a.m
9. Agricultural Management and Rural Development Full-Time and Part-Time Friday, 14th August, 2020.
Departments

10.00a.m
10. Agricultural Production and Renewable Resources Full-Time and Part-Time Friday, 14th August, 2020.
Departments

10.00a.m
11. Law Full-Time and Part-Time Friday, 14th August, 2020.
Departments

10.00a.m
12. Administration and Management Sciences Full-Time Friday, 14th August, 2020.
Departments

10.00a.m
Part-Time Saturday, 15th August, 2020.
Departments

10.00 a.m.
13. Social Sciences Full-Time Friday, 14th August, 2020.
Departments

10.00a.m
Part-TimeSaturday, 15th August, 2020.
Departments

10.00 a.m.

Method of Application

Application Form is to be purchased with the sum of Fifteen Thousand Naira (N15,000.00) via:

(i) http://pgs.oouagoiwoye.edu.ng/portal/application/apply.php (WEB PAYMENT) - the most preferred.

OR

(ii) Point of Sale (POS) Machine at the Postgraduate School, Main-Campus, Ago-Iwoye or any of the University Campuses at Sagamu, Ayetoro and Ibogun.

For further details/enquiries, contact: +2345055218889, +2348096772583 (Text Only)

CLOSING DATE

All applications forms are to be completed and submitted online on or before Friday, 4th September, 2020.

Signed
Mr. Femi Ogunwomoju
REGISTRAR.