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News Update: NDA Postgraduate Admission 2017/2018 Announced

News Update: NDA Postgraduate Admission 2017/2018 Announced

 

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Full-time Postgraduate programmes in the postgraduate school of the Nigerian Defence academy for the 2017/2018 academic session.

NDA Postgraduate Admission 2017/2018 Announced

Applicants should follow the link on the NDA website  or log on to the application portal select Purchase Access Code and fill in their details to pay for their application via REMITA after first obtaining REMITA Retrieval Reference (RRR) ode in the sum of Ten Thousand Naira (N10.000) only.

 

Read also:  UNILORIN, LASU, Covenant are Nigeria’s First choice Universities-JAMB

The University of Ilorin Kwara State in Central Nigeria, has emerged the 2017 university of first choice among student-applicants as the foremost citadel of learning in the Country, followed by seventeen (17) others from 148 officially recognised Universities in Nigeria drawn from the Federal, State and Private institutions, the Economic Confidential can authoritatively report.

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Please note that only payments made with RRR codes generated via the application portal would be accepted. Once payment has been made and conformation received, applicants are to log on the application portal to complete the application.

 

POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

FACULTY OF ARTS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
1. Department of Accounting
a. MSc Accounting
2. Department of Economics
a. MSc Economics
b. PhD Economics
3. Department of Geography
a. MSc Climatology
b. MSc Environmental Management
c. MSc Military Geography
d. MSc Population Studies
e. MSc Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems
f. MSc Urban Geography
g. PhD Geography (Environmental Management)
h. PhD Geography (Military Geography)
i. PhD Geography (Remote Sensing & Geographic Information Systems)

 

Read also: How to apply for Uniport Post Utme Screening 2017/2018

The University of Port Harcourt hereby invites candidates who chose the University as First and/or Second choice in the 2017 Unified Matriculation Examination (UTME) and obtained a minimum score of 180, to apply for Screening Exercise for admission into the University.

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4. Department of History and War Studies
a. MA International Studies
b. MA Military History
c. PhD Military History
5. Department of Political Science and Defence Studies
a. MPhil Security and Strategic Studies
b. MSc Defence and Strategic Studies
c. PhD Defence and Strategic Studies

 

 

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING
6. Department of Civil Engineering
a. M.Eng in Geotechnical Engineering
b. M.Eng in Structural Engineering
7. Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
a. M.Eng Electronics and Communication Engineering
b. M.Eng in Power and Machines Engineering
c. PhD Electronics and Communication Engineering
8. Department of Mechanical Engineering
a. M.Eng in Production Engineering.
b. M.Eng in Thermofluid and Energy Engineering
c. PhD Mechanical Engineering (Production Engineering)
d. PhD Mechanical Engineering (Thermofluids & Energy)

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SCHEDULE FOR EBSU 2017/2018 ADMISSION POST-UTME, AND O/L ONLINE CERTIFICATE VERIFICATION FOR UTME AND DIRECT ENTRY CANDIDATES

 

This is to inform all Candidates who chose Ebonyi State University (EBSU), Abakaliki as their University of First Choice in the 2017 UTME and scored 160 and above as well as possess required O/L credits for University admissions, that the admission POST-UTME Application Form is available now. The portal for registration opens on Wednesday, 30th August and closes on…

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FACULTY OF SCIENCE

9. Department of Biological Science
a. MSc Biotechnology
b. MSc Medical and Poisonous Plant Studies
c. MSc Parasitology
d. PhD Biological Sciences (Medical & Poisonous Plant Studies)
e. PhD Biological Sciences (Parasitology)
10. Department of Chemistry
a. MSc Analytical Chemistry
b. MSc Inorganic Chemistry
c. MSc Material Science and Explosives
d. MSc Organic Chemistry
e. PhD Chemistry (Analytical Chemistry)
f. PhD Chemistry (Organic Chemistry)
11. Department of Computer Science
a. MSc Computer Science
b. PhD Computer Science
12. Department of Mathematics
a. MSc Applied Mathematics
b. PhD Applied Mathematics
13.Department of Physics

 

 

a. MSc Nuclear and Radiation Physics
b. MSc Solid State Physics
c. PhD Physics (Nuclear and Radiation Physics)
d. PhD Physics (Solid State Physics)

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

The requirements for the various programmes are as follows;
a. Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree: A candidate for PhD Degree must possess a minimum Second Class Honours (Lower Division) at Bachelor Degree and a Master’s Degree in the proposed field of study from a recognised university. In addition, the candidate must have scored an average of not less than 60% or 3.50% at the Master’s Level.

 

 

b. Masters (MA, M.Eng and M.Sc) Degrees: A candidate seeking admission into the Master’s Degree programme shall be a graduate of the Nigerian Defence Academy or any other recognised university. Such candidate must possess a minimum Second Class Honours (Lower Division) in the relevant field of study.

 

 

DURATION OF PROGRAMME

Each student admitted for PhD or Master’s Degree must pursue a FULL-TIME course of study and
research in the Academy. Depending on the degree in view, the following conditions are also applicable:
a. A student for the Master’s Degree shall pursue the programme for 2 years (4 semesters)
b. Candidates for the PhD Degree shall pursue the programme for 3 years (6 semesters). At the expiration of the period of any given programme, a student who has not completed his/her programme shall be withdrawn from the Academy.

However, on exceptional circumstances, application for extension to complete the programme may be entertained. Extension shall not exceed a period of one year (2 semesters) in case of Master’s Degree and 2 years (4 semesters) in case of PhD.

 

METHOD AND SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION

Go to
-Click “purchase access code” and fill in your application details to pay for your RRR code.
-Complete your payment of the sum of N10,000 only.
-Click signUp/Login on the portal and fill in your details including the paid RRR code
-After signup, proceed to Login with registered details.
-CAREFULLY fill in the application and upload your passport before submitting.

 

-Upload other required documents and submit after careful confirmation.
-Kindly note that your application is not complete until all copies of your Credentials, Acknowledgment Form, Application for Transcripts for and Medical Report Form, have been submitted/ Mailed along with your application to:

 

 

The Secretary,
Postgraduate School,
Ribadu Campus,
Nigerian Defence Academy,
P.M.B. 2109, Kaduna.

 

CAUTION
The general public is hereby cautioned to beware of fraudsters that may offer alternative options.
Please note that information herein which is also available on the NDA website (www.nda.edu.ng) is
the only authentic method of application for programmes into the NDA Postgraduate School.

 

ACCOMMODATION

Limited number of rooms are available in the Postgraduate School Hostel on a first come first serve
basis.

Applications are equally invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the following Professional Postgraduate programmes for the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) for the 2017/2018 academic session.

 

AVAILABLE PROGRAMMES

FACULTY OF ARTS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
Department of Accounting
a. Master in Business Administration (MBA)
b. Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting and Finance
c. Postgraduate Diploma in Logistics and Transportation
d. Postgraduate Diploma in Management (PGDM)
Department of Economics
a. Master in Financial Economics (MFE)
b. Master in Industrial and Labour Relations (MILR)
c. Postgraduate Diploma in Economics (PGME)
Department of Geography

 

a. Postgraduate Diploma in Environmental Management (
b. Postgraduate Diploma in Remote Sensing and Geography
Department of History and War Studies
a. Master In Conflict, Security and Development (MCS
b. Master in Development Studies (MDS)
c. Master in Leadership Studies (MLS)
d. Professional Doctorate in Leadership and Strategic
Department of Political Science and Defence Studies
a. Master in International Affairs and Defence Studies
b. Master in International Affairs and Strategic Stud
c. Master in Public Administration (MPA)
d. Master in Strategy and Security Administration (MA
e. Professional Doctorate in Defence and Security Study

 

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

Department of Civil Engineering
a. Postgraduate Diploma in Civil Engineering
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
a. Postgraduate Diploma in Electrical/Electronic Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering
a. Postgraduate Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

 

FACULTY OF SCIENCE

Department of Biological Sciences
a. Post Graduate Diploma in Biotechnology
Department of Chemistry
a. Postgraduate Diploma in Forensic Science Chemistry
b. Postgraduate Diploma in Material Science and Explosives
Department of Computer Science
a. Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science (PGDCS)
Department of Mathematics
a. Postgraduate Diploma in Statistics and Data Analysis

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

The requirements for the various programmes are as follows:
a. Professional Doctorate Programmes:
Candidates applying must possess:
i. Academic Master’s Degree in relevant disciplines, with satisfactory performance.
ii. Professional Master’s degree in cognate discipline with CPGA of not less than 3.50.
iii. Significant working experience in public service or private sector with solid evidence of managing resources, corporate strategy, defence, security and strategic sector governance.
b. Master’s Degree: Candidates applying for part-time programmes must possess a Bachelor Degree with a minimum Second Class Honours (Lower Division). Candidates with Third Class degree or Higher National Diploma Must also possess a Postgraduate Diploma in a related discipline from any recognized university to be eligible for admission. HND candidates must possess a minimum of Lower Credit to apply.
c. PGD Programmes: Candidates applying for Postgraduate Diploma must possess a Bachelor Degree from the Nigerian Defence Academy or any other recognized university or Higher National Diploma.

 

DURATION OF PROGRAMME

The duration of Professional Programmes are as follows:
a. A student for Professional Doctorate degree shall pursue the programme for 3 years.
b. A student for Master’s Degree shall pursue the programmed for 18 months (2 semesters course work and one semester for project) except MBA programme which runs for 2 years.
c. A student for Postgraduate Diploma shall pursue the programme for one year (2 semesters).
Except engineering courses which run for 2 years.
d. Each student admitted for Professional Master’s Degree and Postgraduate Diploma
programme shall pursue weekend mode of study and research on Fridays and Saturdays for the period of study.

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This is to inform all candidates that applied for the Tai Solarin University of Education (TASUED) 2017/2018 Post-UTME screening exercise that a news screening date has been announced.

Screening exercise will hold on Thursday, 7th September, 2017.

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METHOD AND SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION

Upon purchase of Access Codes, prospective candidates should logon to www.ndapgappliactions.net and complete the online application form. Kindly note that your application is not complete until all copies of your Credentials, Acknowledgment Form, Application for Transcripts for and Medical Report Form, have been submitted along with your application to:
The Secretary,
Postgraduate School,
Ribadu Campus,
Nigerian Defence Academy,
P.M.B. 2109, Kaduna.

 

Diamond College of Education Release2017/2018 Admission Form

 

The Diamond College of Education, Aba, Abia State has release admission form into ALL COURSES/PROGRAMMES for the 2017/2018 Academic session. Diamond college of education admission form for NCE and B.E.d Degree programmes form is now on sale. Also form for direct entry for holders of NCE or OND who need degree in education.

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News Update: NDA Postgraduate Admission 2017/2018 Announced

 

CAUTION

The general public is hereby cautioned to beware of fraudsters that may offer alternative options.
Please note that information herein which is also available on the NDA website (www.nda.edu.ng) is
the only authentic method of application for programmes into the NDA Postgraduate School.

News Update: NDA Postgraduate Admission 2017/2018 Announced

Diamond College of Education Release2017/2018 Admission Form

Diamond College of Education Release2017/2018 Admission Form

 

The Diamond College of Education, Aba, Abia State has release admission form into ALL COURSES/PROGRAMMES for the 2017/2018 Academic session. Diamond college of education admission form for NCE and B.E.d Degree programmes form is now on sale. Also form for direct entry for holders of NCE or OND who need degree in education.

 

ADMISSION ELIGIBILITY

For NCE Programme

  1. 5 credits at not more than two sittings in WASSCE and NECO
  2. TCII with 5 credits/merit passes

 

NABTEB with 5 credits

  1. 4 credits in one sitting
  2. The credit passes must include English language and Mathematics, as well as the candidates intended subject areas

 

        For Degree Programme

  1. The requirements in A(i)-(iii) and (v) apply
  2. Direct Entry HND, OND, NCE is acceptable for direct into degree programmers.
  1. The college is affiliated to Enugu state university of science and technology ( ESUT) degree programming education. Candidates who could not take the jamb can apply .
  2. The college is affiliated to Enugu state university of science and technology ( ESUT) degree programming education. Candidates who could not take the jamb can apply .

 

Diamond College of Education Release2017/2018 Admission Form

 

AFFILIATION

The college is affiliated to Enugu state university of science and technology ( ESUT) degree programming education. Candidates who could not take the jamb can apply.

 

COLLEGE LOCATION

The School is located at: 113 Okpu-mobo Road off union bank plc Aba-owerri Road Umungasi Aba

Telephone(+234) 08033725252, +2348067734685

DCE Release2017/2018 Admission Form, Cut-Off Mark 120

 

 

NYSC  Revalidation and Remobilization steps 2017

 

NYSC process for revalidation and remobilization Update for 2017 new corps members. This article is for those Prospective Corp’s members who have been deployed in a previous NYSC batch but did not show up in camp. If you have paid for the online registration during the previous Mobilization process but were not mobilized you need not to pay again.

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Diamond College of Education Release2017/2018 Admission Form

TASUED Announced Post-UTME Screening Date 2017/2018

TASUED Announced  Post-UTME Screening Date 2017/2018

 

This is to inform all candidates that applied for the Tai Solarin University of Education (TASUED) 2017/2018 Post-UTME screening exercise that a news screening date has been announced.

 

Screening exercise will hold on Thursday, 7th September, 2017.

 

Applicants are advised to re-print the Screening Slip to know their screening schedule.

 

Screening Requirements/Documents

 

Candidates should prepare for the screening exercise and bring along the following:

 

-Colour print-out of the online Application Form

 

-Original JAMB Examination Notification of Result slip or Direct Entry Registration Slip.

 

-Screening Slip and Receipt

 

TASUED Announced  Post-UTME Screening Date 2017/2018

 

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UNILORIN, LASU, Covenant are Nigeria’s First choice Universities-JAMB

UNILORIN, LASU, Covenant are Nigeria’s First choice Universities-JAMB

 

The University of Ilorin Kwara State in Central Nigeria, has emerged the 2017 university of first choice among student-applicants as the foremost citadel of learning in the Country, followed by seventeen (17) others from 148 officially recognised Universities in Nigeria drawn from the Federal, State and Private institutions, the Economic Confidential can authoritatively report.

 

 

In a new report obtained and carefully computed and analysed by the Economic Intelligence magazine from the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on the preferred first university of choice in 2017, the University of Ilorin has the highest applications with 104,038 student-applicants. The figure represents almost about 10 percent of the 1,212,818 total applicants seeking admissions into the 40 Federal Universities in Nigeria. The Unilorin also led last year with 103,238 student-applicants.

 

UNILORIN, LASU, Covenant are Nigeria’s First choice Universities-JAMB

 

Using the JAMB’s report of most preferred universities in the country, the Economic Confidential gathered that applicants seeking for admission into universities considered academic stability, popularity, affordability, available facilities and quality of lecturers as part of their check-list before making choices in their applications. Of the Forty (40) federal Universities in the country, UNILORIN is number one followed by Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria in Kaduna North-West Nigeria with student-applicants of 89,688.

 

 

 

University of Benin, Edo State in South-South Nigeria is third in the ranking with 85,486 applicants; University of Nigeria Nsukka, Enugu in South-East is the fourth with 79,073 applicants, University of Lagos (UNILAG) in South-west Nigeria is the fifth with 78,899 while Bayero University Kano (BUK) in the North-West Nigeria comes sixth with 68,241 students applicants.

 

UNILORIN, LASU, Covenant are Nigeria’s First choice Universities-JAMB

 

Meanwhile, among the federal universities in the country, namely: Federal University Dutsima Katsina in North-West, Federal University Gashua Yobe in North-East and National Open University (NOUN) are ranked as 38th, 39th and 40th positions and having student-applicants of 3807; 1897 and 110 respectively.

 

 

State Universities: Of the current 41 official State Universities, Lagos State University (LASU), South-West Nigeria is number one with 36,119 applicants; followed by Kaduna State University North-West with 28,914 applicants; Delta State University Abraka, South-South is third with 28,672 student applicants, Nasarawa State University, North-Central is fourth with 29,142 applicants; Benue State University Makurdi in North-Central and Adekunle Ajasin University Ondo in South-West came fifth and sixth with 27, 611 and 27,579 student-applicants respectively.

 

 

In the lower ladders in the ranking of State Universities, the institutions with lower patronage of admission seekers are Ondo State University of Science and Technology, Okitipupa in South-West, Edo University, Iyamho in South-South and Eastern Palm University, Ogboko in Imo State in the South-East are ranked 39th, 40th and 41st and have student-applicants of 399; 165 and 12 respectively. Private Universities: As for private Universities in the country numbering 67, the four leading institutions are all from the South-Western States of Nigeria.

 

 

 

The number one position is grabbed by Covenant University, Canaan Land, Ota with 2,438 applicants, followed by Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo, Ogun State 1,599, Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State 1,455 and Bowen University, Iwo, Osun State with 485 students applicants. The fifth and sixth positions go to Abuja based Nigerian Turkish Nile University with 478 and Baze University with 476 student applicants.

 

UNILORIN, LASU, Covenant are Nigeria’s First choice Universities-JAMB

 

The Economic Confidential discovered that out of the 67 private Universities in Nigeria, these ones occupy the lower rung in the ladder with 5 applicants each: Chrisland University, Owode Ogun State South-West; Koladaisi University Ibadan, Oyo South-West and Legacy University Okija, Anambra South-East. The least patronage by University seekers in the last position of 67th is Kwararafa University, Wukari, Taraba State with just 4 applicants

 

UNILORIN, LASU, Covenant are Nigeria’s First choice Universities-JAMB

How to apply for Uniport Post Utme Screening 2017/2018

How to apply for Uniport Post Utme Screening 2017/2018

 

The University of Port Harcourt hereby invites candidates who chose the University as First and/or Second choice in the 2017 Unified Matriculation Examination (UTME) and obtained a minimum score of 180, to apply for Screening Exercise for admission into the University.

 

How to apply for Uniport Post Utme Screening 2017/2018

 

The University shall not admit candidates into Geology in the 2017/2018 session. Candidates who chose Geology as their programme of study are hereby informed that they could be admitted into other/related areas of study, subject to acceptable performance. They are to contact JAMB for change of course or change of Institution for admission into Geology. The Schedule of the Screening Exercise is as indicated below:

 

DAY/DATE OF EXERCISE COLLEGE/FACULTIES/DISCIPLINES

 

 

Thursday, 14thSeptember, 2017 – Pharmacy/Agriculture/Education
Friday, 15thSeptember, 2017 – Humanities
Saturday, 16thSeptember, 2017 – Management Sciences
Monday, 18thSeptember, 2017 – Engineering
Tuesday, 19thSeptember, 2017 – Science/SSLT
Wednesday, 20thSeptember, 2017 – Social Sciences/Law
Thursday, 21stSeptember, 2017 – Physiology/Anatomy/Dentistry/Nursing

 

 

Friday, 22ndSeptember, 2017 – Medicine and Surgery
Saturday, 23rdSeptember, 2017 – Medicine and Surgery
Monday, 25th Septmeber, 2017 – Second Choice Candidates

 

 

Candidates should login to www.uniport.edu.ng for the Registration Procedure for 2017/2018 Admission Screening Exercise.

 

How to apply for Uniport Post Utme Screening 2017/2018

 

ONLINE REGISTRATION

Wednesday, 30th August, 2017 – Monday, 11thSeptember, 2017

 

IMPORTANT DATES AND SCREENING REGISTRATION PROCEDURE

 

Eligible First Choice candidates to input UTME Registration Number and confirm pre-loaded UTME details. Second Choice candidates to complete Online Application Form.
Print slip for payment

 

Proceed to any of the following Banks (with e-Transact platform) and make payment of N2,000.00 (Excluding Bank and Access Charges, Processing Fee and Result checking) FIDELITY BANK PLC, UBA PLC, FIRST BANK PLC, ACCESS BANK PLC, ECOBANK PLC, FCMB AND UNIPORT-CHOBA MICROFINANCE BANK.
Obtain an e-Transact receipt showing an access code from the Bank Teller confirming the payment.

 

Proceed back online and Login with your UTME Registration Number and the Access Code on the payment slip, from Wednesday, 6thSeptember, 2017.
Complete the Form online as requested.
Upload your passport photograph with red background not more than 1 x 1 inch.
Click on the “submit button” and print Photo Card for the Screening Exercise clearance
Note the date and time of Screening on the Photo Card.

 

 

 

CANDIDATES WHO FAIL TO REGISTER WITHIN THE REGISTRATION PERIOD WILL NOT BE ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE SCREENING EXERCISE.

 

MATERIALS NEEDED FOR POST-UTME SCREENING EXERCISE

 

Candidates are required to come with the following:

A clear copy of the photo Card printed online and pen.
A photocopy of O’Level Examination Certificate(s) (WASCE, GCE, NECO, NABTEB) and Birth Certificate or Affidavit of Age Declaration.

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How to apply for Uniport Post Utme Screening 2017/2018