The management of Kano State University of Science & Technology – KUST has approved the list of all postgraduate (PG) courses that are currently available and offered in the institution. Do you know that every PG course offered in KUST have their unique admission requirements, however, there are some basic compulsory general entry requirements for fresh candidates which must be adhered to in the process of application and registration.
Upon graduation, prospective PG students who aspire to further their Education at Kano State University of Science & Technology – KUST come up with questions like; What are the list of available KUST PG courses? What are the admission requirements for PGD or Masters programmes (Academic or Professional Masters), they seldom ask about Ph.D admission requirements, however we included all requirements and qualification in this post in order to give complete information on KUST postgraduate school.
Judging from the list of PG courses offered in KUST – Kano state university of science and technology as seen below, you would agree with us that all categories of PG courses are offered in the institution ranging from Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) programmes, Masters and Ph.D programmes therefore, aspiring students and candidates should be rest assured that any information gotten in this article, we are confident it will be of great help in making an informed decision as regards which of the postgraduate courses is best tailored to suit your intended career path.
KUST Postgraduate Admission Entry Requirements For All PG Courses
Below are the admission requirements for PGD and Masters degree programmes, in this post we have broken down the admission requirements for all levels of PG programmes respectively. Simply go through them to confirm any of the PG courses offered in Kano State University of Science & Technology that you are eligible to apply for.
Postgraduate Diploma Programmes
Applicants applying for any of the PGD courses offered in KUST must meet the following requirements:
i. First and foremost, applicants must obtain a minimum of 5 (Five) credit passes including English Language and Mathematics at ‘O’ Level in not more than two sittings.
ii. Candidates must have obtained a Bachelor’s degree from any recognized University or HND from any recognized Polytechnic in Nigeria not lower than Third Class; or its equivalent to be eligible to apply.
iii) In addition to the above, Candidates with Higher National Diploma (HND) with a minimum of Merit in related field of study from a Polytechnic or any recognized institution
iv) Candidates must posses a Bachelor’s degree with at least Second Class (Lower Division) in area not related to the field applying for may be considered
Academic Master Degree Programmes
Applicants applying for Academic Masters Degree courses offered in KUST must meet the following requirements:
i. Applicants must obtain a minimum of 5 (five) credit passes including English Language and Mathematics at ‘O’ Level in not more than two sittings.
ii. In addition to the above, Candidates must have obtained a first Degree of Kano State University of Science & Technology – KUST or any recognized university in relevant field with a minimum of Second Class (Lower Division); and
iii. Lastly, Candidates with Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) with a minimum CGPA of 3.50 is also eligible.
Professional Master Degree Programmes
Applicants applying for professional Masters Degree programmes offered in KUST must meet the following requirements:
i) Firstly, apply candidates must be graduates of KUST or any recognized Universities who have obtained the approved Bachelor’s Degree in relevant areas with at least second class honours lower division or its equivalent.
ii) Secondly, candidates whose degrees are unclassified with average of “C” or 50% may also apply.
(iii) Thirdly, candidates with Bachelor’s degree in third division who have at least three years relevant working experience are also eligible.
iv) Fourthly, Candidates who possess HND (not HD) with at least a lower credit pass from a recognized institution and at least Lower credit pass at Postgraduate Diploma of KUST or any other recognized institution in the relevant areas.
v) Candidates who hold qualifications other than the ones listed above, which are acceptable to the Board of Postgraduate School and Senate of the University.
vi) Candidates may be required to pass examination prescribed by postgraduate school in consultation with relevant Departments to which they are seeking admission to determine their suitability for postgraduate work.
List of Postgraduate Courses Offered In KUST (Kano State University of Science & Technology)
Agricultural Science and Education
Education and Biology
Education and Chemistry
Education and Geography
Education and Mathematics
Education and Physics
Food Science and Technology
Urban and Regional Planning
Hope the above information answers all questions relating to the available postgraduate courses offered in KUST – Kano State University of Science & Technology? you could still reach out to us via the comment section below for KUST postgraduate courses, admission requirements, PG application forms and other related contents and we shall respond accordingly.