School of Postgraduate Studies

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into full-time, part-time and sandwich postgraduate programmes in various Faculties, Institutes and Centres for the 2013/2014 session. Candidates on full-time employment are not eligible to apply for full-time studies. The available higher degree and postgraduate diploma programmes are indicated below.
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Application Forms can be obtained ONLINE on payment of a non-refundable fee of N20,000.00 (Twenty thousand naira only) made payable to The University of Nigeria Postgraduate School Fees Account, at any bank within the country using the E-tranzact platform.


Applicants should log onto click on Applications¡±, and follow the procedure. The current postgraduate studies prospectus is also available at the office of The Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies, University of Nigeria, Nsukka¡±,and on payment of N3,000.00 (three thousand naira only) at any branch of Diamond Bank plc, under the account name: University of Nigeria Postgrduate School Fees Account, a copy could be obtained.

Candidates should download 3 copies of the referee report (D1)forms after completing preliminary and personal details online. Some details on the form would be inserted automatically with the information provided by the candidate online while the remaining should be completed by the referee manually and returned to the candidate who will enclose it in sealed envelope for submission. Please note that applications shall not be processed unless the referees reports are available.

Candidate should download transcript request forms (D2) also provided online, and submit to their former Universities/Institutions to forward with a copy of Academic transcript(s) to¡°The Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies, University of Nigeria, Nsukka¡± to reach him/her not later than 1st April 2013. Candidates whose transcripts are not received on or before the deadline by the School shall not have their application forms processed.

SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION FORMS Most information required would be completed online. However, a copy of the online completed application form should bedownloaded and printed. The printed application form with the relevant documents as listed below should be posted or delivered to the Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies, University of Nigeria, Nsukka. Candidates are advised to read the instructions carefully;
a. NYSC Certificates (Discharge or Exemption Certificate);
b. Two copies of the Applications summary form (D3) available online should be downloaded& printed;
c. i. One copy of the printed summary form (D3) should be glued very neatly (NOT STAPLED) on a brown (10″ x 15″) Envelope;
ii. The second copy of the printed summary form (D3) should be glued very neatly(NOT STAPLED) on a white (9″ x 13″) File Jacket;
d. All accompanying documents should be placed in the file Jacket, specified in (c.ii) and the File Jacket should be placed in brown envelope as specified in (c.i) above.

All documents must fit into the (10″ x 15″)-sized Envelope and delivered or addressed and sent by courier to ¡°The Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies, University of Nigeria, Nsukka¡±.

CLOSING DATE Application starts from the date of this publication and closes on 1st April 2013. **

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL APPLICANTS** Check out for information on Screening processes via the UNN website, from 1st May, 2013, for your further necessary action.

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  1. Can a candidate who is a batch B corp menber passing out in june eligible to appy for postgraduate programme?

  2. araga e simeon says:

    the period for transcript processing is 2short, if d management culd attend 2dat 4 d benefit of those ar far.

  3. araga e simeon says:

    the time frame is short to process transcript.pls management shuld look into dat

  4. austin says:

    any room for late entry. can i still apply now

  5. paul bigman says:

    why does it take two to three years before some universities may sent transcript ,result,certificate and nysc to students?

  6. Afam says:

    Pls wn is screen process takin place n wht r necessary requirement for it

  7. Ugwoke clement says:

    When is the screening exercise of unn PG is holding

  8. abuchi says:

    Goodday, pls when is d screen exercise coming up and what are d necessary requirment?

  9. Thaddaeus Julius says:

    Pls i have been visiting the webside since 1-5-2013 without any information on screening dates.

  10. okafor s o says:

    pl when is the PG screening starting.what are the requirements.

  11. How necessary is this screening process b4 d admission? pls, can sum1 alert me wen ll this hold?

  12. AKANBI says:

    can l know when the screening is coming up?

  13. says:

    We were expected to chake the screening date from 1st May, 2013. It is not found on the portal. May we have information from the school on what is happening please.

  14. faasema joseph says:

    Admission is closed but i want to apply, any room for second chance

  15. Tosan says:

    Please what’s the date and requirement for the postgraduate screening @ UNN

  16. Is the sales of forms for 2013/2014 Academic session for PhD still on progress in your institution.please I want to purchase a form and when is it closing?.

  17. kaanya charles msughter says:

    l have applied for 2013/2014 masters programme in economics in inn but I don’t know when the admission list will be out.

  18. innocent ali says:

    Please, i want to know if the application form for 2013/2014 session is still available. I mean for master degree. I want to apply that is why am asking. Thanks.

  19. kingsley ikenna says:

    pls what is the current (2013) tuition fee in unn postgraduate programme. And when are we to start paying.

  20. Ikyaahema Robert says:

    Good day,can i know how much that will take me for PGD in Animal science?

  21. Mclinns Paul says:

    Plz is UNN offering postgraduate diploma in pharmacology ?

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