Applications are invited from suitable candidates into the following supplementary postgraduate programmes available at Covenant University, Ota for the 2016/2017 academic session:
|1.||Accounting||Accounting||PGD, M.Sc, Ph.D|
|2.||Business Management||Business Administration||PGD, MBA, M.Sc, Ph.D|
|Marketing||PGD, M.Sc, Ph.D|
|Industrial Relation & Human Resources Management||M.Sc, Ph.D|
|3.||Political Science & International Relations||Public Administration||M.Sc, MPA, Ph.D|
|International Relations||PGD, M.Sc, Ph.D|
|Policy and Strategic Studies||M.Sc, Ph.D|
|Political Science||PGD, M.Sc, Ph.D|
|4.||Banking & Finance||Banking & Finance||PGD, M.Sc, Ph.D|
|5.||Economics & Development Studies||Economics||PGD, M.Sc, Ph.D|
|Demography & Social Statistics||PGD, M.Sc, Ph.D|
|6.||Languages||English & Literary Studies||M.A, Ph.D|
|7.||Mass Communication||Mass Communication||PGD, M.Sc, Ph.D|
|Education & Human Development||PGD in Education & Human Development|
|10.||Biological Sciences||Biology||M.Sc, Ph.D|
|Microbiology||PGD, M.Sc, Ph.D|
|Biochemistry||PGD, M.Sc, Ph.D|
|11.||Chemistry||Industrial Chemistry||M.Sc, Ph.D|
|12.||Physics||Industrial Physics||M.Sc, Ph.D|
|13.||Computer Science & Information Sciences||Computer Science||PGD, M.Sc, Ph.D|
|Management & Information Sciences||PGD, M.Sc, Ph.D|
|14.||Electrical Information Engineering||Electrical Information Engineering||M.Sc, Ph.D|
|15.||Civil Engineering||Civil Engineering||PGD, M.Sc, Ph.D|
|16.||Chemical Engineering||Chemical Engineering||M.Sc, Ph.D|
|17.||Petroleum Engineering||Petroleum Engineering||M.Sc, Ph.D|
|18.||Mechanical Engineering||Mechanical Engineering||PGD, M.Sc, Ph.D|
|20.||Building Technology||Building Technology||M.Sc, Ph.D|
|Construction Management||PGD in Construction Management|
|21.||Estate Management||Estate Management||M.Sc , Ph.D|
General Admission Requirements
(ii) The candidate must provide all relevant documents, including credentials, academic transcripts, reference letters, etc. to substantiate the claims on the application forms.
(iii) Applicants who are Nigerian citizens must also provide the N.Y.S.C. discharge (or exemption) certificate.
(iv) To qualify for admission into M.A., M.Sc, M.Eng and M.B.A. degree programmes of Covenant University, an applicant must have a Bachelor’s degree in relevant discipline with at least second class honours division from Covenant University or any other university recognized by the University Senate.
(v) An applicant with relevant professional qualifications such as ACA, ICAN, ACIB, etc. may be considered for the Masters in Business Administration (MBA) Programme.
(vi) To qualify for admission into the Ph.D degree programme of Covenant University, the applicant must have a Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in relevant discipline obtained from Covenant University or any other university recognized by the University Senate.
(vii) A candidate must have a minimum CGPA of 4.0 on a 5.0 point scale or equivalent in the Master’s programme to qualify for a direct entry into the Ph.D degree programme.
(viii) A candidate with CGPA of 3.5 – 3.99 on a 5.0 point scale or equivalent in the Master’s programme may be considered for M.Phil/Ph.D programme. For the Postgraduate diploma (PGD), a candidate must have a minimum of Third Class honours degree, in the same subject discipline, or in a related discipline. Holders of the Higher National Diploma (HND) must have a minimum of Lower Credit to be deemed qualified for the PGD. Holders of relevant professional qualifications may also be considered for the PGD.
Steps To Apply
Interested applicants should log on to the Covenant University School of Postgraduate Studies Website, http://sps.covenantuniversity.edu.ng/
Locate the 2016/2017 postgraduate admissions link, where you would be required to follow the steps outlined below:
*Create a personal account for your Admission process (Note: Do not use the password to your private email)
*After a successful creation of the account, login to the account and complete the online form.
*The payment page is displayed by clicking on the submit button after you have successfully completed the
*The cost of the application form plus N900 or N600 (Online or Bank) transaction charge is N15,000(Fifteen Thousand Naira Only).
* All Payments are to be made online on the payment page, you are expected to select the card payment option before you can proceed.
* Card Payment via the Internet: You can make payment from the comfort of your location using your ATM card.
* After a successful fee payment, you are expected to upload your passport, after which your application number is displayed (please copy it).
- An applicant considered eligible for admission must undergo a screening test conducted by the School of Postgraduate Studies (SPS). This may involve oral and written tests.
- A candidate must have a minimum score of 50% in the screening tests to be eligible for admission. However, final selection will be based on the cut-off mark for the programme.
- Candidates academic transcripts must be recieved before the final submission could be processed.
- The Screening Exercise is scheduled to hold on September 13-14, 2016.
The 2016/2017 Postgraduate Supplementary Form will be closed on September 9th, 2016.