OOU Postgraduate Admission Form is Out – 2017/18
Olabisi Onabanjo University, OOU postgraduate programmes admission forms for the 2017/2018 academic session (on part-time and full-time bases) are on sale.Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Postgraduate Diploma and Degree Programmes of the Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU), Ago Iwoye for the 2017/2018 academic session.OOU Postgraduate Programmes.A.FACULTY OF ARTS1.Department of Englisha.M.A English Languageb.Ph.D. English Languagec.M.A English Literatured.Ph.D. English Literature2.Department of Nigerian and Foreign Languagesa.M.A French Studiesb.Ph.D. French Studiesc.M.A Yoruba Literatured.Ph.D. Yoruba Literaturee.M.A Yoruba Languagef.Ph.D. Yoruba Language3.Department of History and Diplomatic Studiesa.Master in Diplomacy andStrategic Studies (Professional)b.M.A History and DiplomaticStudiesc.Ph.D. History and DiplomaticStudies4.Department of Philosophya.M.A Philosophyb.Ph.D. Philosophy5.Department of Religious Studiesa.M.A Christian Studies (with options in NewTestament, OldTestament, Church History,Philosophy of Religion, Religion and Social Ethics, African Religion)b.M.A Islamic Studiesc.Ph.D. Islamic StudiesB.FACULTY OF SCIENCE1.Department of Chemical Sciencesa.M.Sc. Chemistry (with options in Analytical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Industrial Chemistry, Physical Chemistry)b.Ph.D. Chemistry (with options in Analytical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Industrial Chemistry, Physical Chemistry)2.Department of Earth Sciencesa.M.Sc. Geology (with options in Applied Geophysics, Geochemistry, Economic Geology and Environmental Geochemistry, Hydrogeology and Engineering Geology, Petroleum Geology and Sedimentology)b.Ph.D. Geology (with options in Applied Geophysics, Geochemistry, Economic Geology and Environmental Geochemistry, Hydrogeology and Engineering Geology, Petroleum Geology and Sedimentology)3.Department of Mathematical Sciencesa.Postgraduate Diploma in Statisticsb.Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Sciencec.M. Sc. Statisticsd.Ph. D. Statisticse.M. Sc. Mathematicsf.Ph.D. Mathematics4.Department of Microbiologya.M.Sc. Microbiology (with options in Food/IndustrialMicrobiology, Environmental Microbiology, Medical/Pharmaceutical Microbiology, Mycology/Mycotoxicology)b.Ph.D. Microbiology (with options in Food/IndustrialMicrobiology, Environmental Microbiology, Medical/Pharmaceutical Microbiology, Mycology/Mycotoxicology)5.Department of Physicsa.Postgraduate Diploma in Physicsb.Master in Laboratory Technology (Physics) – Professionalc.M.Sc. Laboratory Technology – Physics (with options in Solid Earth Physics, Radiation/Health Physics, Solid State Physics/Electronics, Communication Physics/Meteorologyd.M.Sc. Physics (with options in Solid State Physics, Geophysics, Atmospheric Physics, Radiation/Health Physics, Environmental Physics)e.Ph.D. Physics (with options in Solid State Physics, Geophysics, Atmospheric Physics, Radiation/Health Physics, Environmental Physics)6.Department of Plant Sciencea.Postgraduate Diploma in Plant Scienceb.Master in Laboratory Technology – Plant Science (with options in Plant physiology andBiochemistry, Mycology, Bacteriology, Virology, Ecology and Ecophysiology,Plant Pathology, Ethnobotany/Herbology and Bryology*Taxonomy andBiosystematics, Genetics and Molecular Biology / Cytogenetic) – Professionalc.M.Sc. Laboratory Technology – Plant Scienced.M.Sc. Botanye.Ph.D. Botany7.Department of Zoologya.Postgraduate Diploma in Zoologyb.Master in Laboratory Technology – Zoology (with options in Entomology and Pest management, Fisheries and Hydrobiology, Parasitology, Soil Zoology and Conservation and Ethnozoology) – Professionalc.M.Sc. Laboratory Technology (Zoology)d.M.Sc. Zoologye.Ph.D. ZoologyC.FACULTY OF SOCIAL AND MANAGEMENT SCIENCES1.Department of Accounting, Banking and Financea.Postgraduate Diploma in Financeb.Master in Banking and Finance (MBF) – Professionalc.Postgraduate Diploma in Accountingd.M.Sc. Accountinge.Ph.D. Accountingf.M.Sc. Financeg.Ph.D. Finance2.Department of Business Administrationa.Postgraduate Diploma in Managementb.Master in Business Administration(MBA) – Professionalc.M.Sc. BusinessAdministrationd.Ph.D. Business Administration3.Department of Economicsa.Postgraduate Diploma in Economicsb.M.Sc. Economicsc.Ph.D. Economics4.Department of Geographya.Postgraduate Diploma in Geographical Information Systemb.Postgraduate Diploma in Transport Studiesc.Master in Geographical Information System and Remote Sensing (Professional)d.Master in Transport Studies (MTS) – Professionale.M.Sc. Geographyf.M.Sc. Transport Studiesg.Ph.D. Geographyh.Ph.D. Transport Studies5.Department of Mass Communication1.Postgraduate Diploma in Public Relations2.M.Sc. Mass Communication3.Ph.D. Mass Communication6.Department of Political Sciencea.Postgraduate Diploma in Public Administrationb.Master in Public Administration(MPA) – Professionalc.M.Sc. Political Science7.Department of Sociologya.Postgraduate Diploma in Industrial and Labour Relationsb.Master in Industrial Relations and Human Resources Management – Professionalc.M.Sc. Industrial Relations and Human Resources Managementd.M.Sc. Sociologye.Ph.D. SociologyD.FACULTY OF EDUCATION1.Department of Science and Technology Educationa.M.Ed. Educational Technologyb.M.Ed. Educational Evaluationc.M.Ed. Mathematics Educationd.M.Ed. Science Educatione.Ph.D. Educational Technologyf.Ph.D. Educational Evaluationg.Ph.D. Mathematics Educationh.Ph.D. Science Education2.Department of Educational Foundations and Counsellinga.Master in Labour and Trade Unionism – Professionalb.Master in Labour and Trade Unionism – Academicc.Master in Personnel Psychology – Professionald.Master in Personnel Psychology – Academice.M.Ed. Guidance and Counselling (with options in Educational Psychology, Counselling Psychology, DevelopmentalPsychology and Tests and Measurement)f.M.Ed. Educational Foundations (with options inSociology of Education, Philosophy of Education, Comparative Education, History & Policy Education and Early Childhood Education)g.Ph.D. Applied Psychology (with options in Counselling Psychology, Educational Psychology, Tests and Measurement and Personnel Psychology)h.Ph.D. Educational Foundations (with options in Sociology ofEducation, Philosophy of Education, Comparative Education, History & Policy Education and Early Childhood Education)3.Department of Educational Managementand Business Studiesa.Postgraduate Diploma in Entrepreneurial Educationb.Postgraduate Diploma in Office System Technology and Managementc.M.Ed. Educational Managementd.M.Ed. BusinessEducatione.Ph.D. Educational Managementf.Ph.D. Business Education4.Department of Arts and Social Science Educationa.M.Ed. Language Educationb.Ph.D. Language Educationc.M.Ed. Social Studies Educationd.Ph.D. Social Studies Education5.Department of Human Kinetics and Health Educationa.M.Ed. Human Kinetics and Health Education (with options in Adapted Physical Education, Administrationof Physical Education and Sports, Exercise Physiology, Health Education, Recreation, Social Psychology of Physical Education and Sports)b.Ph.D. Human Kinetics (with options in Sports Administrationand Management, Psychology of Sports, Sociology of Sports, Work Physiology andExercise Science, MotorEducability and Dance Studies Promotion, Recreation, Parks and Studies and Sports Business Management)c.Ph.D. Health Education and Promotion (with options in School and Community Health Education, Safety, Disaster Education and Environmental and Occupational Health Education)6.Institute of Educationa.Postgraduate Diploma in Education E.FACULTY OF LAW1.Postgraduate Diploma in Law2.Master of Laws (LL.M)3.Ph.D. LawF.OBAFEMI AWOLOWO COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCESFACULTY OF BASIC MEDICAL SCIENCES1.Department of Chemical Pathology and Immunology*.M.Sc. Chemical Pathology*.Ph.D. Chemical PathologyFACULTY OF CLINICAL SCIENCES1.Department of Community Medicine and Primary Care*.MPH – Master of Public Health2.Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care*.PGD in AnaesthesiaG.COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES (CAS)FACULTY OF AGRICULTURAL MANAGEMENT AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT1.Department of Agricultural Economics and Farm Managementa.Postgraduate Diploma in Agricultural Economicsb.M.Sc. Agricultural Economicsc.Ph.D. Agricultural Economicsd.M.Sc. Co-operative and Business Managemente.M.Sc. Agribusiness and Financef.Ph.D. Agribusiness and Farm Management2.Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociologya.Postgraduate Diploma in Agricultural Extensionb.M.Sc. Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociologyc.Ph.D. Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology3.Department of Home Science and Hospitality Managementa.Postgraduate Diploma in Home and Hotel Managementb.M.Sc. Home Science and Hospitality Management (with options in Food Science and Technology, Hospitality andTourism Management, Human Nutrition Dietetics and Home Science Management)H.FACULTY OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION AND RENEWABLE RESOURCES1.Department of Animal Productiona.Postgraduate Diploma in Animal Productionb.M.Sc. Animal and Poultry Production (with Options in Animal Physiology, Diary Science, Animal and Poultry Products Science, Animal Genetics and Breeding, Animal and Poultry Production Management, Poultry Science, Ruminant Animal Production and Management, Non-Ruminant Animal Production and Management, Animal Products and Processing Technology)c.M.Sc. Animal Nutrition and Feed Technology (with options in Ruminant Animal Nutrition, Non-Ruminant Animal Nutrition, Animal Feed Technology, Animal Nutrition Biochemistry, Animal Nutrition Toxicology, Animal Nutrition Biotechnology, Pasture and Range Management)d.Ph.D. Animal and Poultry Production (with Options in Animal Physiology, Diary Science, Animal and Poultry Products Science, Animal Genetics and Breeding, Animal and Poultry Production Management, Poultry Science, Ruminant Animal Production and Management, Non-Ruminant Animal Production and Management, Animal Products and Processing Technology)e.Ph.D. Animal Nutrition and Feed Technology (with options in Ruminant Animal Nutrition, Non-Ruminant Animal Nutrition, Animal Feed Technology, Animal Nutrition Biochemistry, Animal Nutrition Toxicology, Animal Nutrition Biotechnology, Pasture and Range Management2.Department of Crop Productiona.Postgraduate Diploma in Environmental Pollution and Natural Resourcesb.M.Sc. Soil Sciencec.Postgraduate Diploma in Crop Productiond.M.Sc. Crop Productione.Ph.D. Crop ProductionI.FACULTY OF PHARMACY1.Department of Pharmaceutical & Medicinal Chemistrya.Postgraduate Diploma in PharmaceuticalAnalysisb.M.Sc. Pharmaceutical& Medicinal Chemistryc.Ph.D. Pharmaceutical& Medicinal Chemistry2.Department of Pharmaceutics & Pharmaceutical Technology a.M.Sc. Pharmaceutics& PharmaceuticalTechnologyb.Ph.D. Pharmaceutics& PharmaceuticalTechnologyJ.COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING AND ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIESFACULTY OF ENGINEERING1.Department of Computer and Electrical/Electronics Engineeringa.Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Engineeringb.Postgraduate Diploma in Electrical/Electronics Engineering2.Department of Agricultural and Mechanical Engineeringa.Postgraduate Diploma in Agricultural Engineeringb.Postgraduate Diploma in Mechanical Engineeringc.Master in Energy Technology and Management (Professional)FACULTY OF ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIESa.Department of Urban and Regional Planninga.Postgraduate Diploma in Urban and Regional PlanningDuration of Olabisi Onabanjo University Postgraduate Programmes.i. Postgraduate Diploma Programmes: Minimum Duration Maximum DurationFull-Time – 2 Semesters 4 SemestersPart-Time – 3 Semesters 6 Semestersii. Professional Master Degree Programme:Minimum Duration Maximum DurationFull-Time – 3 Semesters 6 SemestersPart-Time – 4 Semesters 8 Semestersiii. Academic Master Degree Progammes: Minimum Duration Maximum DurationFull-Time – 3 semesters 6 Semesters Part-Time – 4 Semesters 8 Semestersiv. Ph.D. Programmes: Minimum Duration Maximum DurationFull-Time – 6 Semesters 10 Semesters Part-Time – 8 Semesters 12 SemestersOlabisi Onabanjo University Postgraduate Programmes Admission Requirements.a. Postgraduate Diploma ProgrammesApplicants for admission into the Postgraduate Diploma Programme must be:i.Graduate of the Olabisi Onabanjo University or any other approved University with a minimum of Third Class.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., LL.MApplicants 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 ProgrammesApplicants shall normally possess not lower than Second Class Honours (Lower Division) Degree of the Olabisi Onabanjo University or other approved University or a Higher NationalDiploma at not less than Lower Credit level ora Third Class University Degree with a Postgraduate Diploma in relevant field(s) and/or fellowship of relevant professional body.d. Ph.D Programmesi.Candidates who obtained their Master degree in relevant disciplinesfrom 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 forPh.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 of50%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. Candidates 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 Programmesii.Postgraduate Diploma in Law*.Candidates having not less than Third Class Bachelor’s Degree in Law of the Olabisi Onabanjo University or any other approved University.*.Candidates must possess at least five credit passes at O’Level including English Language and English Literature.iii.Master of Laws (LL.M)*.Five (5) O’ Level Credit including English Language, English Literature and Mathematics.*.Holders of Bachelor of Law (LL.B)Degree of Olabisi Onabanjo University or any other Universityrecognized by the Senate of Olabisi Onabanjo University with a minimum of Second Class Lower; and*.Holders of Bachelor of Law (LL.B)Degree of Olabisi Onabanjo University or any other Universityrecognized 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.Ph.D. Law*.Five O’ Level Credit including English Language, English Literature.*.Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) degree ofthis University or any other recognized University with at least Second Class Lower Division.*.Candidates with Master of Laws (LL.M) of this University with at least 3.50 Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) will be admitted into Direct Ph.D. Programmes*.Candidates with Master of Law (LL.M) of this University or from recognized University with at least 3.00 cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) on a 5 – Point Scale or Weighted Average of 50% will be admitted through M.Phil./Ph.D.*.Candidates with Master of Laws (LL.M) of other Universities with at least 3.00 Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) with be admitted through M.Phil./Ph.D.v.Postgraduate Diploma in Anaesthesia*.Holders of a good First Degree in Medicine and Surgery from OlabisiOnabanjo University or any other University approved by Senate of Olabisi Onabanjo University.vi.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 workingexperience in areas relevant to Public Health.vii.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 need to be specified.viii.M.Sc. Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry*.Graduates of this University or any other approved University holding a degree equivalent to atleast Second Class (Lower Division) or GPA of not less than 3.00 in any of the following disciplines: Pharmacy, Chemistry, Biochemistry or Botany. Candidates may however be required to satisfy a selection processix.M.Sc. Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology*.Holders of a good First Degree in Pharmacy (unclassified) from Olabisi Onabanjo University or any other University approved by Senate of Olabisi Onabanjo University.*.Holders of a classified Pharmacy degree not below Second Class Honours (Lower Division) or CGPA of not less than 3.00 may be admitted.*.Candidates must have scored acceptable grades (not less than C) in Pharmaceutics courses in their final year undergraduate examinations.x.Ph.D. Pharmaceutical and MedicinalChemistry*.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.*.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.*.Holders of a degree of Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) or equivalent in Pharmaceutical Chemistry fromthis University or any other approved University.IN ADDITION TO THE STATED ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR INDIVIDUAL PROGRAMMES ABOVE, ALL APPLICANTS ARE TO NOTE THAT: 1.All programmes in the University require O’ Level Credit pass in English Language and Mathematics in addition to three other credits in relevant subjects.2.The University Matriculation requirements of individual Departments running the programme must be satisfied before a candidate can be considered for admission.3.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 (if a Nigerian).4.All Applicants are to request their Institutions 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-Iwoye not later than Friday, 30th June, 2017.5.All Ph.D. candidates are required to contact the relevant Departments for availability of Supervisors and vacancies before applying.6.Every applicant is required to submit photocopies of all certificates listed in the application form such as Degree, Diploma, NYSC and Professional Certificates at the relevant Departments.7.Completed Application Form and Acknowledgement Slip/Photo card are to be submitted to the Secretary, Postgraduate School andto the relevant Department not later than Friday, 30th June, 2017.8.There will be qualifying examination/interview as follows for all candidates:ModeDateVenueTimeFull-TimeFriday, 14thJuly, 2017.Departments10.00a.mPart-TimeSaturday, 15th July, 2017.Departments10.00 a.m.How to Apply for OOU Postgraduate Admission.Application Form is to be purchased with the sum ofFifteen Thousand Naira (N15,000.00)via:(i) Online Payment (Most Preferred)(ii) Point of Sales (POS) at the Postgraduate School, Main Campus, Ago-Iwoye or at any of the University Campuses at Aiyetoro, Ibogun and Sagamu/Ikenne).Applicants are to visithttp://pgs.oouagoiwoye.edu.ng/portal/application/apply.phpfor further details.CLOSING DATE:All completed applications should reach the Secretary, Postgraduate School not later thanFriday, 30th June, 2017.