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Post Graduate Programme in Nigeria and List of All Approved Universities that run it [2019] - Edu Update


Post graduate program is a program meant for the graduates in order to acquire a Master’s degree, universities that organize the program are those universities whose academic standard is up to the task in building post graduate students. But are you a graduate and you are confused on the universities to put in for your post graduate program? Or an undergraduate who don’t have wide nor little idea about how to put in for master’s program, here you  have no reason to get confuse or more confuse by several article

After acquiring your BSc degree in any university of your choice, most importantly with good grades, do you know the next hurdle to scale is the masters degree. Master’s degree is obtained by pursuing a post graduate program, but take notice of this as not all universities in Nigeria offers the program

Postgraduate education, or graduate education in Nigeria, involves learning and studying for academic or professional degrees, academic or professional certificates, academic or professional diplomas, or other qualifications for which a first or bachelor's degree generally is required, and it is normally considered to be part of higher education. In North America, this level is generally referred to as graduate school (or sometimes colloquially as grad school).

Most under graduate who knows what the post graduate program seems like are confuse on the universities that offers the program, if you are a graduate and you are opportune reading this, don’t pass by. Get a comfortable place and read this, we will be giving you the universities in Nigeria that offers the post graduate program, also note that their arrangement are world recommended, they will be listed in descending order according to their hierarchy   

To pursue a master’s degree, first thing that should come to your mind is the course you will study, it is not really compulsory you go for course you earn as a BSc holder, thou it is possible you still go for it but you can also decide to give a trial to course you wish you can do better in, we repeat, a course you can do better, so choose a related one to that of your BSc certificate course if you are not going for the one you did. For instance you earn a BSc degree in Business administration, it will be advisable and also speak well going for related course so has to assist your academic knowledge and also grades. 


You can’t study mass communication and decide to go for computer science in your post graduate program, that will not even help you at all as those courses are not in line, courses like Accounting, Banking and finance, public administration will certainly help you if you studied Business administration

What is a Postgraduate Course?

A postgraduate course is typically one year’s duration full time or it can take two years to complete part time. A postgraduate diploma, postgraduate degree or Master's degree offers the student an advanced level of education in their chosen area of study.
The course content is designed to build on the knowledge obtained at undergraduate degree level. Often the course content is more practical in nature to better prepare the student with the skills they will need in the workplace. Completing postgraduate studies helps students further their career prospects and deepen their understanding of their area of study.

Federal Universities Endorsed to Run Postgraduate Programme in Nigeria.

University of Ibadan, Ibadan

University of Lagos, Akoka

University of llorin, llorin

Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife

University of Abuja, Gwagwalada

University of Agriculture, Abeokuta

Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria

Federal University of Technology, Akure

Federal University of Technology, Minna

University of Benin, Benin City

University of Nigeria, Nsukka

University of Port Harcourt

Federal University Oye Ekiti, Ekiti

Federal University of Technology, Owerri

Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi

Bayero University, Kano

Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike

Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola

National Open University of Nigeria.

Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna

Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka

University of Agriculture, Makurdi

University of Calabar, Calabar

University of Jos, Jos

University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri

university of  Port Harcourt

University of Uyo, Uyo

Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto

Federal University, Dutsin-ma, Katsina

Alex Ekweme Federal University

Air-Force Institute of Technology Kaduna

State Universities Approved to Run Postgraduate Programmes In Nigeria.

Lagos State University, Ojo.

Delta State University, Abraka

Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye

Osun State University Oshogbo

Rivers State University of Science and Technology, Port Harcourt

Tai Solarin University of Education, Ijebu Ode

Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti,

Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu

Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso

Gombe State University

Imo State University, Owerri

Abia State University, Uturu

Adamawa State University, Mubi

Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko

Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma

Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uli

Benue State University, Makurdi

Cross River University of Technology, Calabar

Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki

Kano State University of Science and Technology, Wudil

Kebbi State University of Science and Technology, Aliero

Kwara State University Malete

Kogi State University, Anyigba

Kaduna State University, Kaduna

Nasarawa State University, Keffi

Niger-Delta University, Wilberforce Island

Umaru Musa Yar’Adua University, Katsina

Ibrahim Babangida University, Lapa

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