Postgraduate

PGD

A candidate seeking admission to the Postgraduate Diploma programme of Lead City University must be a graduate of Lead City University or any other University recognized by the Senate of the University. Candidates with Higher National Diploma (HND) or its equivalent professional qualification (ACA, ANAN, ACIB, ACCA, ACTI etc) will be considered. The duration of full-time study for the award of PGD is two (2) semesters.

Masters Degree (M.Sc, M.A, MBA)

A candidate seeking admission to the Master’s Degree programme of Lead City University must be a graduate of Lead City University or any other University recognized by the Senate of the University, with the minimum of Second Class (Lower Division). The duration of full-time study for the award of the Master’s degree is 18 months (3 semesters). Candidates are also to note that there are other requirements that may be specific to a Faculty, Department and /or programme option.

M.Phil

A candidate seeking admission to the M.Phil programme in Lead City University must have obtained an M.Sc of Lead City University or any other University recognized by the Senate of Lead City University. The minimum duration for the full-time M.Phil programme is four (4) semesters. A candidate may, after the first year, transfer to PhD programme provided he has satisfied the conversion requirement with a CGPA of 4.0 or 60% in the course work and presented an acceptable PhD research proposal. The period spent on M.Phil counts towards fulfilling the minimum duration as required for the Ph.D programme.

Ph.D

A candidate seeking admission to the direct PhD Degree programme of Lead City University must have obtained an M.Phil of Lead City University or any other University recognized by the Senate of Lead City University, with a CGPA of 4.00 or 60%. The duration for Ph.D programme is six (6) semesters.


Opportunities exist for suitably qualified candidates for postgraduate training leading to the award of the Postgraduate Diploma, and Master’s and Doctoral Degree at Lead City University.
The Postgraduate programmes available are as follows:

COMPUTER SCIENCE
Programme: Computer Science
Areas of specialization:

  • Information Science
  • Software Engineering
  • Computational Intelligence

BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES
Programme: Biological Sciences
Areas of specialization:

  • Food Microbiology
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Environmental Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology and Genomics
  • Toxicology

OFFICE AND INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Programme: Office and Information Management


POLITICS AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
Programme: Politics and International Relations
Areas of specialization:

  • Public Administration
  • Local Government Studies
  • Political Philosophy
  • Political Communication
  • Corporate Governance
  • Intergovernmental Relations
  • International Politics and Diplomacy
  • International Law and Diplomacy
  • Strategic and War Studies
  • Peace and Conflict Studies
  • Diplomatic Studies

EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATION
Programme: Educational Administration
 

LAW
Programme: Law
Applicants with experience at the bar and bench have added advantage.

MASS COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA TECHNOLOGY
Programme: Mass Communication and Media Tech
Areas of specialization:

  • Print Journalism
  • Radio/Television and Film
  • Advertising and Public Relations
  • Printing and Publishing
  • Broadcast Management
  • Sport Journalism
  • Political Communication

ECONOMICS AND DEVELOPMENT STUDIES
Programme: Economics and Development Studies

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
Programme: Business Administration

ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE
Programme: Accounting and Finance


MULTIDISCIPLINARY MASTER OF BUSINESS
Programme: Multidisciplinary Master of Business
Areas of specialization:

  • Accounting
  • Banking and Finance
  • Business Administration
  • Corporate Communication Management
  • Governance and Public Sector Management
  • Industrial Psychology
  • Marketing
  • Human Resource Management
  • Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • Production and Operations Management
  • International Business
  • Industrial and Labour Relations
  • Insurance and Risk Management

 


 

Direct Contacts

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