COOU [ANSU] List of Postgraduate Courses 2020/2021

Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU) formerly Anambra State University (ANSU) List of Approved Postgraduate Courses (MA, MBA, M.Sc, PGD, Ph.D) for 2020/2021 Academic Session.

Authorities of the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University has advertised the following Postgraduate Programmes available for admission leading to the award of Postgraduate Diploma (PGD), Degree of Masters (MA, MBA, M.Sc) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) Degrees for the 2020/2021 academic session.

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COOU [ANSU] Approved List of Postgraduate Courses 2019/2020

1)         Programmes for which applications are required;
1.1:     FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE
(A)      Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization in Agricultural Economics:
  1. i) Farm Management and Production Economics
  2. ii) Agricultural – Business and Marketing
iii)       Agricultural Cooperatives
  1. iv) Farm Resources and Environmental Economics
  2. v) Resource and Environmental Economics
  3. vi) Agricultural Finance and Project Analysis
Areas of Specialization in Agricultural Extension:
  1. i) Rural Sociology
  2. ii) Agricultural Extension Communication
iii)       Extension Education
  1. iv) Agricultural Extension Administration
  2. v) Programme Planning and Evaluation
(B)      Department of Animal Science:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Animal Nutrition
  2. ii) Animal Breeding of Genetics
iii)       Animal Production and Environmental Management
  1. iv) Animal Physiology
  2. v) Animal Products Technology and Waste Management
(C)      Department of Crop Science and Horticulture:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Economic Entomology
  2. ii) Crop Physiology
iii)       Plant Breeding and Genetics
  1. iv) Wood Science and Technology
  2. v) Ornamental Horticulture
  3. vi) Forage Crops
vii)      Vegetable Crops
viii)     Weed Science
  1. ix) Tropical Fruits and Agro Forestry
(D)      Department of Soil Science:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Soil Biology and Biochemistry
  2. ii) Soil Biotechnology
iii)       Soil Chemistry/Soil Fertility Management
  1. iv) Soil Physics and Soil Conservation
  2. v) Soil Survey and Land Use Planning/Mineralogy
  3. vi) Environmental Pollution Management
1.2:     FACULTY OF ARTS
(A)      Department of English:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Arts (M.A) degree
 Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) English as a Second Language (ESL)
  2. ii) English Language
iii)       Literature
  1. iv) Comparative Literature
  2. v) Oral Literature
(B)      Department of Igbo:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Arts (M.A) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Igbo Language
  2. ii) Culture
iii)       Literature
  1. iv) Translation
  2. v) Linguistics
1.3:     FACULTY OF EDUCATION
(A)      Department of Educational Foundations:
            Postgraduate Diploma in Educational (PGDE)
Master of Education (M.ED) degree
Master of Educational Management, and Guidance and Counseling
  1. B) Department of Science Education:
            Master of Science in Education M.Sc (Ed) degree
Doctor of Philosophy degree (Ph.D)
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Guidance and Counseling
  2. ii) Educational Psychology
iii)       Science Education
1.4:     FACULTY OF ENGINEERING
(A)      Department of Chemical Engineering:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Engineering (M.Eng) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Transport Phenomena
  2. ii) Chemical Reaction Engineering
iii)       Materials Engineering (with Civil Engineering)
  1. iv) Oil and Gas Property Evaluation
  2. v) Catalysis and Reaction Engineering
  3. vi) Modeling and Simulation of Processes
vii)      Petroleum Refining and Petrochemicals, Plastics and Polymer Engineering
viii)     Biochemical Engineering
  1. ix) Petroleum Reservoir Engineering
 (B)      Department of Civil Engineering:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Engineering (M.Eng) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Water Resources and Environmental Engineering
  2. ii) Structural Engineering
 (C)      Department of Electrical/Electronic Engineering:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Engineering (M.Eng) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Electronics/Communication
  2. ii) Solid State Circuits/Power Electronics
iii)       Electrical Power
  1. iv) Electrical Machines
  2. v) Signal Processing and Design
(D)      Department of Mechanical Engineering:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Engineering (M.Eng) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Design and Manufacturing Engineering
  2. ii) Metallurgy and Materials Engineering
iii)       Energy and Power Engineering
1.5:     FACULTY OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES
(A)      Department of Architecture:
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Urban Design
  2. ii) Building Science and Technology
iii)       Building Economics and Management
  1. iv) Landscape and Behavioural Architecture
  2. v) Architecture
(B)      Department of Environmental Management:
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Transportation and Environment
  2. ii) Population and Environment
iii)       Environmental Resources
  1. iv) Urban Environmental Problems
  2. v) Water Resources and Environment
  3. vi) Climate and Environment
vii)      Environmental Hazards and Disaster
viii)     Technology, Development and Environment
  1. ix) Environment and Health
1.6:     FACULTY OF LAW
Master in Law (LL.M)
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Taxation Law
  2. ii) Law of Intellectual Property
iii)       Law of Consumer Protection
  1. iv) Law of International Institutions
  2. v) Comparative Constitutional Law
  3. vi) Comparative Company Law
vii)      Law of Arbitration
viii)     International Human Rights Law
  1. ix) Administrative Law
  2. x) Advanced Humanitarian Law
  3. xi) Election Petition Law and Practice
1.7:     FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCES
(A)      Department of Accountancy:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Financial Accounting
  2. ii) Management Accounting
iii)       Taxation
(B)      Department of Banking and Finance:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Money and Banking
  2. ii) International Insurance and Finance
iii)       Capital Markets and Financial Institutions
  1. iv) Nigerian Financial System
  2. v) Commercial and Development Banking
(C)      Department of Business Administration:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Human Resources Management
  2. ii) Organizational Behaviour
iii)       Industrial Relations
  1. iv) Production and Operations Management
  2. v) Bargaining, Wages and Salary Administration
  3. vi) Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management
(D)      Department of Marketing:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Marketing Communication
  2. ii) New Products, Development and Sales Promotion
iii)       Consumer Behaviour
  1. iv) Relationship Marketing
  2. v) International Marketing
1.8:     FACULTY OF NATURAL SCIENCES
(A)      Department of Biochemistry:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Medical/Immunological Biochemistry
  2. ii) Enzymology/Protein Chemistry
iii)       Industrial/Environmental Biochemistry
  1. iv) Pharmacological and Toxicological Biochemistry
  2. v) Nutritional Biochemistry
(B)      Department of Biological Sciences:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Public Health/ Parasitology
  2. ii) Insect Pest Management
iiii)      Applied Fisheries and Aquaculture
  1. iv) Biotechnology
  2. v) Botany
  3. vi) Entomology (Applied)
vii)      Ecology
(C)      Department of Microbiology:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Food Microbiology
  2. ii) Industrial Microbiology
iii)       Medical Microbiology
  1. iv) Environmental Microbiology
  2. v) Immunology
  3. vi) Microbial Genetics
1.9:     FACULTY OF PHYSICAL SCIENCES
(A)      Department of Computer Science:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Information Technology
  2. ii) Information Project Management
iii)       Applied Computer Science
  1. iv) Social Networks and Human-Centered Computing
(B)      Department of Geology:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
 Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Economic Geology and Geochemistry
  2. ii) Applied Geophysics
iii)       Hydrogeology
  1. iv) Paleobiology and Biostratigraphy
  2. v) Petroleum Geology
  3. vi) Petroleum Geochemistry
vii)      Sedimentology and Stratigraphy
viii)     Environmental/Engineering Geology
 (C)      Department of Industrial Physics:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Solid State Physics/Solar Energy Physics
  2. ii) Geophysics
iii)       Astrophysics
(D)      Department of Mathematics
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
(E)      Department of Pure and Industrial Chemistry:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Material and Physical Chemistry
  2. ii) Organic Chemistry
iii)       Inorganic Chemistry
  1. iv) Environmental Chemistry
(F)       Department of Statistics
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
1.10:   FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
(A)      Department of Economics:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
(B)      Department of Mass Communication:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Advertising
  2. ii) Print Journalism
iii)       Public Relations
(C)      Department of Political Science:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degree
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Political Theory
  2. ii) Comparative Government and Politics
iii)       International Relations
  1. iv) Public Administration
  2. v) Development Studies
(D)      Department of Public Administration:
            Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
Master of Science (M.Sc) degree
Professional Masters degree (MPA)
Areas of Specialization:
  1. i) Human Resources (Personnel) Management
  2. ii) Public Financial Management
iii)       Civil Service Administration
  1. iv) Local Government Administration