Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, supplementary postgraduate application form for the 2017/2018 academic session is now on sale.
Applications are invited from suitable qualified candidates to apply for the the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, (FUNAAB) Postgraduate Diplomas, Masters and Doctor of Philosophy Degree Programmes supplementary admissions for the 2017/2018 academic session.
FUNAAB Postgraduate Available Programmes.
1) COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURAL MANAGEMENT AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT (COLAMRUD)
a.) Department Agricultural Economics and Farm Management (M.Agric and PhD): Agric. Economics. MBA: Agric. Business (Professional).
b.) Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development (M.Agric and Ph.D): Agric Ext. & Rural Development, Agric. Communication, Subject Matter Extension.
c.) Dept of Agricultural Administration (M.Agric and Ph.D): Human Resource Management in Agriculture, Organisational Dynamics in Agric Organisation
d.) Department of Communication General Studies (M.Sc and Ph.D): Communication Studies, Professional and Applied Ethics (PMCS), Professional Masters in Communication Studies.
PGD: Communication Studies, Professional Ethics, Peace and Strategic Studies.
2) COLLEGE OF ANIMAL SCIENCE AND LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION (COLANIM)
a.) Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics (M.Agric and Ph.D): Animal Biotechnology Fish Pathology, Animal Breeding and Genetics.
PGD: Poultry Breeding, Artificial Insemination and Hatchery Management.
b.) Department of Animal Nutrition (M.Agric and Ph.D): Monogastric Animal Nutrition, Ruminat Animal Nutrition.
PGD: Livestock Feed Resources.
c.) Department of Animal Production and Health (M.Agric and Ph.D): Ruminat Production, Non-Ruminat Production, Livestock System.
PGD: Small Ruminat Production, Beef and Diary Cattle Production, Meat Processing and Packaging, Poultry Production, Pig Production, Rabbit Production.
d.) Department of Animal Physiology (M.Agric and Ph.D): Animal Physiology.
e.) Department of Pasture and Range Management (M.Agric and Ph.D): Pasture Production and Management, Range Management.
PGD: Pasture Production.
3) COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING (COLENG)
a.) Department of Agricultural Engineering (M.Eng and Ph.D): Farm Power and Machinery, Soil and Water Engineering, Processing and Storage Engineering.
b.) Department of Civil Engineering (M.Eng and Ph.D): Highway and Traffic Engineering, Structural Engineering, Water Resources and Environmental Engineering.
c.) Department of Electrical/Electronic Engineering (Ph.D Only): Electrical/Electronic Engineering.
d.) Department of Mechanical Engineering (Ph.D Only): Thermo-Fluids, Industrial Engineering, Materials Engineering, Production Engineering.
4) COLLEGE OF ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT (COLERM)
a.) Department of Aquaculture and Fisheries Management (MAF and Ph.D), Aquaculture, Fish Nutrition, Fish Pathology, Fisheries Management.
PGD: Aquaculture and Fisheries Management, Nutrition and Fisheries Management.
b.) Department of Environmental Management and Toxicology (MEMP): Environmental Management and Protection (MEM), Environmental Management (Professional).
(P.hD): Environmental Management, Environmental Toxicology
c.) Department of Forestry and Wildlife Management (M.F and Ph.D): Agro-Forestry, Forestry Ecology and Coversation, Forestry Biometry, Forestry Economics and Management (MWM and Ph.D), Wildlife Domestication and Production, Wildlife Management, Wildlife Park Planning and Recreational Devt. (MWS and Ph.D), Pulps and Paper, Wood Protection and Utilization.
MICT: Information and Communication Technology, Analytical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry.
d.) Department of Computer Science (M.Sc, Ph.D and PGD): Computer Science.
e.) Department of Mathematics (M.Sc and Ph.D): Algebra (Loop Theory, Fuzzy Algebra), Ordinary Differential Equations, Optimation Theory, Banach Algebra, Mathematics Analysis.
f.) Department of Physics (M.Sc and Ph.D): Environmental Physics, Radiation and Health Physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Solid Earth Physics/Geophysics, Theoretical Physics.
g.) Department of Statistics (M.Sc and Ph.D): Statistics, Applied Science, Biometry. PGD (Part Time): Statistics.
5) COLLEGE OF PLANT SCIENCE AND CROP PRODUCTION (COLPLANT)
a.) Department of Crop Protection (M.Agric and Ph.D): Crop Protection (Entomology), Crop Protection (Nematology), Crop Protection (Pathology).
PGD: Crop Protection Technology.
b.) Department of Horticulture (M.Agric and Ph.D): Horticulture and Land Management.
c.) Department of Plant Breeding and Seed Technology (M.Agric and Ph.D): Plant Breeding, Seed Science and Technology.
d.) Department of Plant Physiology and Crop Production (M.Agric and Ph.D): Crop Physiology, Crop Production, Weed Science.
6) COLLEGE OF VETERINARY
a.) Medicine (COLVET) (M.Vsc and Ph.D): Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Microbiology, Veterinary Theriogenology, Veterinary Public Health and Preventive Medicine Veterinary Pathology.
We are still investigating the reason there is no information on the College of Food Science and Human Ecology (COLFHEC). We will update you when we get this information.
FUNAAB Postgraduate Admission Requirements.
To be eligible for admission to the Postgraduate Diploma Programme, candidates must be first degree holders in a relevant discipline from any recognized University. In general, all applicants must satisfy basic UME/UTME requirements for Bachelor’s degree. Holders of HND, Upper Credit and above, with a minimum of 4 years post-qualification experience could also apply.
Candidates for Masters Degree Programme, must be graduates of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta or any other University recognized by the Senate and shall normally have obtained a minimum of Second Class (Upper Division) degree, (with a Cumulative Grade Point Average of 3.50 on a scale of 5.00) in relevant field. However, candidates with Second Class Lower Degree with a minimum Grade Point Average of 3.0 on a scale of 5.0 in relevant field may be considered. Candidates for MICT programme should possess Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science or B.Sc. Physical Sciences/Engineering and Allied Disciplines. Prior computing or IT exposure is beneficial but not essential.
To be eligible for admission to the MBA (Agric-Business) degree programme, candidates must be holders of Bachelor’s degree from a recognized University or HND (Upper Credit minimum) with a Postgraduate Diploma in any discipline.
MEMP, MEM & MEMP/Ph.D applicants must have credit in English, Maths, Biology, Chemistry and Physics at Senior School Certificate Level. MEM is a three-semester terminal/professional programme designed for captains of industries with at least five years of cognate experience, while MEMP is an academic Master’s degree.
To be eligible for admission to the Doctor of Philosophy degree programme, candidates must have obtained a Master’s degree from FUNAAB or its equivalent from any other University recognized by Senate. Holders of one year degree of Master’s are expected to undergo a conversion examination after the first session before proceeding to a Ph.D programme.
- Ph. D (Doctor of Philosophy) Degree Programme: Full time (FT) – 6 Semesters
- Part Time (PT) – 8 Semesters
- MASTERS PROGRAMMES: Full time (FT) – 4 Semesters Minimum & Maximum of 8 Semesters
- Part time (PT) – 8 Semesters Minimum & Maximum of 12 Semesters
- PGD PROGRAMMES: Full Time (FT) – 2 Semesters
- Part Time (PT) – 4 Semesters
FUNAAB Postgraduate Programmes Application Method.
Applicants should visit the PG Application portal pg.funaab.edu.ng to generate an invoice for payment of a non-refundable fee of Fifteen Thousand Naira (N15,000) only exclusive of Bank Charges, before completing his/her application on http://pg.funaab.edu.ng/Default.aspx
Candidates should request their respective institutions to forward transcripts directly to Secretary, Postgraduate School Using information below:
To Secretary Postgraduate, School
University of Agriculture,
The Department of choice should be written on the top left corner of the envelope.
Applicants are requested to submit their respective downloaded application, teller and photocopies of their credentials to the Secretary, PGS.
Successful applicants will be contacted by e-mail or telephone.
APPLICATION CLOSING DATE
The Supplementary Admission Portal will open on Monday, December 21st, 2017 and close on Friday, January 8th, 2018