Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the under listed Higher Degree and Postgraduate Diploma Programmes of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma in the 2016/2017 Academic Session

AVAILABLE HIGHER DEGREE PROGRAMMES

MASTER AND DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY DEGREE PROGRAMMES

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(A) FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE

(i) Department of Animal Science

The Department offers M.Sc. and Ph.D Programmes with specialization in:

Animal Nutrition and Biochemistry

Animal Physiology and Reproduction

Animal Breeding and Genetics

Animal Production and Management

Food Science and Technology

(ii) Department of Crop Science

The Department offers M.Sc and Ph.D Programmes with specialization in:

Crop Production

Crop Physiology

Crop Breeding and Genetics

Pasture Agronomy

Weed Science

Crop Protection (with options in Plant Pathology and Entomology)

(iii) Department of Soil Science

The Department offers M.Sc. and Ph.D Programmes with specialization in:

Soil Management

Soil Mineralogy & Pedology

Soil Fertility & Chemistry

Soil Microbiology

(iv) Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension

The Department offers M.Sc. and Ph.D Programmes in Agricultural Economics with specialization in:

Agricultural Economics with options in:Agricultural Resources Economics

Farm Management and Production Economics

Agricultural Marketing

Agricultural Co-operatives

Agricultural Finance

Agric-Business

Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology with options in:Agricultural Programme Planning and Evaluation

Agricultural Administration

Agricultural Advertising/Communication

Community/Rural Development

Extension Processes and Practice

Rural Sociology

(B) FACULTY OF ARTS

(i) Department of English

The Department offers M.A and Ph.D Programmes with specialization in:

African Poetry

African Prose Fiction

Drama

Literary Theory

African or*l Literature

(ii) Department of Modern Languages

The Department offers M.A. and Ph.D Programmes in French

(iii) Department of Religious Management and Cultural Studies

The Department offers M.A. and Ph.D Programmes with specialization in:

African Traditional Religion

Philosophy of Religion

Church History

Old Testament Studies

Christian Theology

(iv) Department of History and International Studies

The Department offers M.A. and Ph.D Programmes in History

(v) Department of Philosophy

The Department offers M.A. and Ph.D Programmes with specialization in:

African Philosophy

Epistemology

Metaphysics

Ethics

(C) FACULTY OF BASIC MEDICAL SCIENCES

(i) Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences

The Department offers M.Sc Programme in Medical Laboratory Science

(ii) Department of Human Physiology

The Department offers M.Sc Programme in Physiology

(D) FACULTY OF EDUCATION

(i) Department of Curriculum and Instruction

The Department offers M.Ed and Ph.D programmes with specialization in:

Curriculum and Instructions

Social Studies Education

Science Education

Language Education

(ii) Department of Educational Foundation and Management

The Department offers M.Ed and Ph.D Programmes in Educational Management.

(iii) Department of Guidance and Counselling

The Department offers M.Ed and Ph.D Programmes in:

Guidance and Counselling

Educational Psychology

(E) FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

(i) Department of Electrical/Electronics

The Department offers M.Sc and Ph.D Programmes with specialization in:

Electrical Power and Machines

Electronics and Telecommunications

Control and Instrumentation

(ii) Department of Mechanical Engineering

The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers M.Eng and Ph.D Programmes with specialization in:

Applied Mechanics/Engineering Design

Thermo-Fluids

(F) FACULTY OF ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES

(i) Department of Architecture

The Department offers courses leading to the degree of Master of Science (M.Sc) in Architecture.

(G) FACULTY OF LAW

The Faculty offers LL.M and Ph.D Programmes in:

Commercial and Industrial Law

Private and Property Law

Public Law

Jurisprudence and International law.

H) FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCE

(i) Department of Business Administration

The Department offers courses leading to the degree of Master in Business Administration (MBA)

(ii) Department of Public Administration

The Department offers MPA, M.Sc and Ph.D Programmes as follows:

Master in Public Administration (MPA)

Master of Science in Public Administration (M.Sc)

Doctor of Philosophy in Public Administration (Ph.D)

(I) FACULTY OF NATURAL SCIENCES

(i) Department of Biochemistry

The Department offers M.Sc. and Ph.D programmes with specialization in:

Nutritional Biochemistry

Clinical Biochemistry

Lipid Biochemistry

(ii) Department of Botany

The Department offers M.Sc. and Ph.D programmes with specialization in:

Weed Science

Mycology/Plant Pathology

Plant Ecology

(iii) Department of Chemistry

The Department offers M.Sc. and Ph.D programmes with specialization in:

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Analytical/Environmental Chemistry

Inorganic Chemistry

Organic Chemistry and

Physical Chemistry

(iv) Department of Microbiology

The Department offers M.Sc. and Ph.D programmes with specialization in:

Medical Microbiology

Environmental Microbiology

Food Microbiology

Industrial Microbiology

(v) Department of Physics

The Department offers M.Sc. and Ph.D programmes with specialization in:

Geophysics

Solid State Physics

(vi) Department of Zoology

The Department offers M.Sc. and Ph.D Programmes with specialization in:

Entomology

Hydrobiology and Fisheries

Parasitology

(vii) Department of Computer Science

Master in Computer Science (M.Sc)

Doctor of Philosophy in computer Science (Ph.D)

(viii) Department of Mathematics

Master in Mathematics (M.Sc)

Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics (Ph.D)

Master in Statistics (M.Sc)

Doctor of Philosophy in Statistics (Ph.D)

(J) FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES

(i) Department of Economics

The Department offers M.Sc. and Ph.D programmes with specialization in:

Econometrics

Monetary Economics

Project Evaluation

Development Economics

Public Sector Economics

International Trade and Finance

Human Resources

(ii) Department of Sociology

The Department offers M.Sc. and Ph.D programmes with specialization in:

Population and Demography

Industrial and Labour Relations

Political Sociology

Criminology and Deviance

Sociology and Development

Gender Studies

(iii) Department of Geography and Regional Planning

The Department offers M.Sc. and Ph.D programmes with specialization in:

Agricultural Geography

Rural Development Planning

Cartography

Remote Sensing

Climatology

Industrial Geography

Urban Geography

Environmental Resource Management

(iv) Department of Political Science

Master’s degree in Political Science (M.Sc)

Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science (Ph.D)

(K) INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION

(iii) Department of

The Institute of Education offers M.Ed and Ph.D Progeammes in Personnel Psychology and Adult Education with specialization in:

Personnel Psychology

Clinical Child Psychology

Education Evaluation

Adult Education

Community Development and Community Development

Social Welfare

Industrial Relation

Communication Arts in Adult Education

POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

Postgraduate Diploma Progremmes are available in the following Departments/Institute:

(i) Department of Architecture

Postgraduate Diploma in Architecture

(ii) Department of Geography and Regional Planning

Postgraduate Diploma in Geography and Regional Planning (PGDGRP)

(iii) Department of Civil Engineering

Postgraduate Diploma in Civil Engineering (PGDENG)

(iv) Department of Electrical/Electronics Engineering

Postgraduate Diploma in Electrical/Electronics (PGDENG)

(v) Department of Mechanical Engineering

Postgraduate Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (PGDENG)

(vi) Department of Material & Production Engineering

Postgraduate Diploma in Materials/Production Engineering (PGDENG)

(vii) Department of Botany

Postgraduate Diploma in Botany (PGDB)

(viii) Department of Chemistry

Postgraduate Diploma in Industrial Chemistry (PGDIC)

(ix) Department of Computer Science

Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science (PGDCS)

(x) Department of Mathematics

Postgraduate Diploma in Statistics (PGDS)

(xi) Department of Microbiology

Postgraduate Diploma in Microbiology (PGDM)

(xii) Department of Zoology

Postgraduate Diploma in Zoology (PGDZ)

(xiii) Department of Biochemistry

Postgraduate Diploma in Biochemistry (PGDBCH)

(xiv) Department of Business Management (Part-Time)

Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration (PGDBM)

(xv) Department of Public Administration

Postgraduate Diploma in Public Administration (PGDPA)

(xv) Institute of Education

Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE)

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

(a) Masters degree programmes

Candidates who possess any of the following qualifications may be considered for admission:

At least a Second Class Honours Degree of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma or any other University of recognized standing in the relevant discipline.

Third Class Bachelor’s Degree plus PGD or HND and any professional qualification with appropriate PGD from a recognized University.

Holders of LL.B with at least Second Class Honours or Third Class Honours with a B.L. and with at least five years post-call experience, may be considered for the LL.M programme.

For Masters in French studies, holders of B.A. or B.ED (French) with a minimum of Second Class Lower Division of any recognized University.

For Master of Business Administration, Holders of a Bachelor degree not below Second Class Lower Division in any discipline OR Third Class Degree/HND plus postgraduate diploma in any administration related discipline, plus at least one year post qualification experience.

(b) M.Phil Programme

Candidates who possess any of the following qualifications may be considered for admission.

Graduate of Ambrose Alli University with a Masters degree in related discipline.

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Graduate of any other approved University with the qualification specified in (i) aboveThat he/she has completed the course work requirements for the M.Phil Degree with an average grade of 55 per cent.

That he/she passes an or*l transfer examination conducted by the Board of Postgraduate Studies of the Department on the subject of his/her research plan

(c) Ph.D Programme

A graduate of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma or any other University of recognized standing who possesses Master’s degree appropriate to the intended course may be admitted. However, such intending candidate should have scored an average of 60 per cent in his/her Master’s degree programme.

(c) Departmental Requirements

Notwithstanding the above, a Department may require an applicant, as a condition for admission, to undergo appropriate test, interviews, examinations, and/or take appropriate pre-requisite or concrete courses.

Students, where applicable, would be made to fulfill the Ph.D qualifying examination requirement to confirm their candidature before registration of their titles/proposals.

(e) Postgraduate Diplomas

(i) Postgraduate Diploma in Architecture

At least a Third class Hons degree in Architecture

(ii) Postgraduate Diploma in Geography and Regional Planning (PGDGRP)

At least Third Class Honours degree in Geography and Regional Planning or any other related discipline relevant to Geography from AAU or any other recognized equivalent institution holders of HND/HNC from a recognized Polytechnic or College of Technology may be considered.

(iii) Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering (PGDENG) (Civil, Elect/Elect, and Mechanical and Material & Production Engineering)

Holders of good HND in Engineering with at least four (4) years post-qualification cognate experience or Graduate in fields relevant to Engineering of any recognized University shall be considered.

(iv) Postgraduate Diploma Programmes (PGD)

Postgraduate Diploma in Botany (PGDB)

At a least Third Class Honours Degree in Botany or other Science related discipline.

(v) Postgraduate Diploma in Chemistry (PGDIC)

At least Third Class Honours Degree in Chemistry; and any of the following:

(1) Industrial Chemistry

(2) Biochemistry

(3) Chemistry Education

HND with a Credit pass in Chemistry or other Science related discipline.

(vi) Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science (PGDCS)

At least Third Class Honours Degree of Ambrose Alli University or any other recognized institution in a Science-based discipline. Other relevant professional qualifications may be considered on their merit.

(vii) Postgraduate Diploma in Statistics (PGDS)

At least Third Class Honours Degree of Statistics or Mathematics from Ambrose Alli University or any other university recognized standing

(viii) Postgraduate Diploma in Microbiology (PGDM)

At least Third Class Honours or Pass degree in Microbiology from Ambrose Alli University, or any other University of recognized standing, in the relevant disciplines such as Biology, Biochemistry and Food Technology.

Holders of FIMILS and AIMLS in Science related discipline.

(ix) Postgraduate Diploma in Biochemistry (PGDZ)

At least Third Class Honours degree in Biochemistry and other related Science Discipline

(x) Postgraduate Diploma in Statistics (PGDS)

At least Third Class Honours Degree of Statistics or Mathematics from Ambrose Alli University or any other university recognized standing

(xi) Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management (PGDBM)

First degree from Ambrose Alli University or other recognized University

H.N.D from recognized Polytechnic or equivalent University.

Full professional qualification of recognized professional Bodies approved by the Senate of the University.

(xii) Postgraduate Diploma in Public Administration (PGDPA)

A graduate of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma or any other University of recognized standing who possesses a good first degree classification acceptable to Senate.

In all cases, candidates must possess the National Youth Service Scheme (NYSC) Discharge Certificate or Exemption Certificate.

PERIOD OF STUDY

The duration of the courses to be offered shall be as follows:

(i) Ph.D Programme (Full-Time)

The duration shall be a minimum of three (3) academic sessions, and a maximum of five (5) academic sessions.

(ii) Ph.D Programme (Part-Time)

The duration shall not be le$$ than five (5) academic sessions and a maximum of eight (8) academic sessions.

(iii) Master’s Degree Programme (Full-Time)

The duration may vary from Department to Department, provided it shall be in the range of a minimum of one (1) academic session and not more than three (3) academic sessions

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(iv) Masters Programme (Part-Time)

The duration shall be in the range of a minimum of three (3) academic sessions and maximum of four (4) academic sessions. Extension may be allowed for not more than one (1) academic session.

(v) Postgraduate Diploma

The duration shall not be le$$ than one (1) academic session for Full-Time and not more than two (2) academic sessions for Part-Time.

Note: In exceptional cases, an extension of not more than one (1) academic session may be approved by Senate on the recommendation of the Board for all the postgraduate programmes.

PROCEDURE FOR ON-LINE APPLICATION/CLOSING DATE

Visit https://aaue.waeup.org.Click “Application” and select the type of application form

you would like to fill.

 Click on ‘Register for application’ at the top left of this page to proceed.

 Provide all necessary information. Note that * means compulsory fields. Your ID and Password

will be displayed on the browser (a copy your username and password will also be sent to the

email address you provided).

 Click on ‘Login’ (top right of the front page) and enter your username and the password to login.

 To start the application process, please click on ‘Edit application record’ and provide all required

information and upload you passport photograph.

Payment Instructions

Go to https://aaue.waeup.org/login.

 Enter your user name and the password as sent to your email to login.

 To make payment, click ‘Edit application record’. At the bottom of the page, click on ‘Add online

payment ticket’.

Etranzact Payment

 Click on the ticket you just created to print your payment slip which you will be required to

present at the bank.

 Proceed to any of the designated banks to purchase the eTranzact application PIN (payment

voucher) with the payment slip.

 Use the eTranzact confirmation order number (PIN) generated for you at the bank to complete

your payment transaction by clicking on the ticket generated above and re-querying it using your

PIN.

Interswitch Payment: ATM-Enabled Verve, Visa or Master Card from any commercial Bank.

 Click on the Payment_ID of the ticket created.

 Click on ‘CollegePAY’ at top of your page. Confirmation page will appear to enable you crosscheck your payment details. If ok, Click ‘Submit’ to proceed with the payment through

Interswitch payment gateway.

 Select your card type from the ‘drop down’ ( Verve, Visa or Master Card), enter your card

details i.e Card number, expiry date, CVV2, pin and click “Pay”.

Note : Your CVV2 is the 3- digit number printed at the back of your card.

If your payment is successfully validated, click “submit” and print your application slip .

DURATION OF APPLICATION

Application forms for the School of Postgraduate Studies Programmes will be available online for

completion and submission to School of Postgraduate Studies office from Monday, 25th July, 2016 – Thursday, 12th September, 2016.

ADVICE

Candidates should check the University Portal for further details from time to time.

NOTE

All candidates are to note the following:

i. Technology fee and bank charges will be charged at the point of purchase of the eTranzact PIN (Payment Voucher).

ii. All names should be written in full when completing the online application form as no initials shall be entertained.

iii. Candidates are advised to fill their forms online personally, as cases of fraudulent practices in the admission process will not be entertained.

iv. The form’s serial number would serve as examination number where necessary.

DEADLINE

AAU Postgraduate Admission Form deadline is now 31/01/2017.

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