Sponsored Links: This is to inform the general public that online sale of Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai, Niger State, Postgraduate Application Forms for the 2017/2018 Academic Session has commenced . IBBU POSTGRADUATE – AVAILABLE PROGRAMMES. 1. FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE Department of Agricultural Economics & Extension Services 1 PGD. Agricultural Economics 2 M.Sc.- Agricultural Economics Department of Animal Production 1 PGD – Animal Production 2 M.Sc – Animal Production Areas of Specialization a. Monogastric Nutrition b. Animal Physiology c. Animal Products & Processing d. Ruminant Nutrition Department of Crop Production 1 PGD. –Crop Production 2 M. Sc – Crop Production Options available a. Agronomy b. Plant Pathology c. Entomology d. Soil Science e. Weed Science 2. FACULTY OF EDUCATION AND ARTS Department of Counseling Psychology M. Ed Guidance and Counseling Department of Continuing Education and Community Development M.Ed Available specializations: a. Adult and Non-Formal Education b. Rural and Community Development c. Gender Education d. Industrial Education e. Entrepreneurial Adult Education f. Communication Arts in Adult Education Department Human Kinetic & Health Education M. Ed – Human Kinetics Available options: a. Exercise Physiology. b. Health Education. c. Sports Psychology. d. Sports Administration. 3. FACULTY OF LANGUAGES & COMMUNICATION STUDIES Department of Arabic 1. M.A – Arabic Language 2. M. A – Arabic Literature Department of English 1. M.A English 2. M.A Literature 4. FACULTY OF NATURAL SCIENCES Department of Biochemistry 1. PGD – Biochemistry 2. M.Sc. Biochemistry Options available a. Nutritional Biochemistry. b. Biochemical Toxicology & Pharmacological Biochemistry. c. Medical Biochemistry & Chemical Pathology. d. Molecular Biology & Biotechnology. e. Environmental Biochemistry Department of Biology 1. PGD – Environmental Biology 2. M.Sc. – options in the following areas: a. Hydrobiology and Fisheries b. Environmental Biology c. Botany d. Parasitology and Entomology e. Pest and Disease Management Department of Geography 1 PGD. –Water Resources & Environmental Management 2 M.Sc.- Water Resources & Environmental Management Department of Physics 1. PGD 2. M.Sc. –with options in Physics a) Solid earth physics b) Solid state physics c) Radiations and Health/ Nuclear Physics d) Theoretical physics 5. FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT AND SOCIAL SCIENCES Department of Business Administration 1. Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Management 2. MBA Options available: i. Business Accounting & Finance ii. Islamic Finance iii. Entrepreneurial Development iv. Insurance & Actuarial Science v. Marketing vi. Human Resource Management vii. Auditing & Public Sector Accounting viii. Public Finance Management Department of Political Science 1. Postgraduate Diploma in Public Policy & Administration (PGDPPA) 2. M.Sc. Political Science 3. Master in Public Policy & Administration (MPPA) 4. Master in International Studies & Diplomacy (MISD) Department of Sociology M.Sc Sociology Areas of Specialization a. Medical Sociology b. Industrial Sociology c. Sociology of Education d. Criminology e. Development Studies f. Demography List of Professional Programmes 1. MBA with options in • Business Accounting & Finance • Islamic Finance • Entrepreneurial Development • Insurance & Actuarial Science • Marketing • Human Resource Management • Auditing & Public Sector Accounting • Public Finance Management 2. Master in Public Policy & Administration (MPPA) 3. Master in International Studies & Diplomacy (MISD) IBBU POSTGRADUATE ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS. Candidates are advised to read the specify entry requirements on the Advert: 1. Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) Programmes Applicants must possess: A minimum of Bachelor’s degree (Third class (Honours) or HND from a recognized University or Polytechnic NYSC discharge, exemption or exclusion certificate/letter Five (5) O’ Level credit passes including English Language and Mathematics Any other qualification acceptable to the Senate of Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai 2. Master’s Programmes, Applicant must possess: Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of Second Class Lower Division honours from recognized institutions NYSC discharge, exemption or exclusion certificate/letter Five (5) O’ Level credit passes including English Language and Mathematics HOW TO APPLY FOR IBBU POSTGRADUATE ADMISSION. All interested applicants should visit the Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai website portal: portals.ibbu.edu.ng/pgapp for available courses, requirements, details of purchase, filling and submission of the online forms. Please note the following information: 1. The cost of each application form is N15, 300.00 2. The sale of application forms and submission will end on 30th September 2017 3. The phone numbers and e-mail addresses of the applicant should reflect on the online application form 4. The phone numbers and e-mail addresses of the applicant’s referees should be included on the online application form 5. Please ensure that you have the basic entry requirements of five O’Level Credits including English and Mathematics in not more than two sittings 6. Regardless of the institution where the Bachelor’s degree is obtained, all candidates shall apply early for their academic transcript to be sent to the Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies, IBBU Lapai 7. Candidates are to be subjected to a written test on Thursday 19th October, 2017. All correspondence should be addressed to: The Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai P.M.B. 11, Lapai, Niger State, Nigeria.