UNIPORT Postgraduate Admission Form for 2020/2021 academic session is out on sale and registration has commenced. The management of the postgraduate school hereby informs the general public that applications are now being received from suitably qualified candidates for admission into its postgraduate programmes for the 2020/2021 academic session. UNIPORT PG form fee is fourteen thousand Naira (N14,000). All information needed to aid your application has been provided below.
Kindly go through the available PG programmes, admission requirement per course as well as how to apply for admission into UNIPORT school of postgraduate studies.
Before continuing with your application, check out the list of all available PG programmes offered in UNIPORT school of postgraduate studies.
UNIPORT Postgraduate General Admission Requirements And Duration of PG Programmes
DURATION OF ALL POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES
A. Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE)
The Programme is to run on a Full-Time basis to last for a minimum of 12 calendar months and maximum of 24 calendar months and two consecutive long vacation of eight (8) weeks each for sandwich programme.
B. MBA Programme
Full-Time: Minimum of 24 Calendar Months and Maximum of 36 Calendar Months while Part-Time is a Minimum of 36 Calendar Months and a Maximum of 48 Calendar Months.
C. MD and MS Programmes
The Programmes will last for at least 24 Calendar Months.
D. Ph.D Programmes
i) Full-Time candidates will be required to spend a minimum of 24 calendar months and a maximum of 60 calendar months.
ii) Part-Time candidates will be required to spend a minimum of 36 calendar months and a maximum of 84 calendar months.
E. DBA Programme
i) Full-time candidates shall be required to spend a minimum of three (3) years and a maximum of five (5) years from the date of first registration.
ii Part-time candidates will be required to spend a minimum of five (5) years and a maximum of seven (7) years.
GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
All candidates require a credit pass in English Language and Mathematics for all the courses. However, candidates who obtained their O’Level Certificates before 2012 without a credit pass in Mathematics and wish to gain admission into the following Departments are eligible to apply:
- Faculty of Humanities: All the Departments in the Faculty of Humanities.
- Faculty of Education: All the Departments in the Faculty of Education.
- Faculty of Social Sciences: All the Departments in the Faculty of Social Sciences except the Department of Economics.
ALL PGP PROGRAMMES
The minimum requirement for the Postgraduate Diploma Programmes is a Bachelor’s Degree in the related disciplines. Candidates must possess at least a Second Class Honours Degree or Third Class in the related Discipline. For HND holders a minimum of Upper Credit is acceptable in the relevant Departments.
For the Postgraduate Diploma in Chemistry (PGDC) Programme, candidates with Third Class need not apply.
MASTER’S DEGREE PROGRAMMES
i) Candidates must possess at least a Second Class Honours Degree of the University of Port Harcourt or any recognized University, in the relevant course with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 on a 5-point scale or its equivalent.
ii) Candidates for the Master’s in Education must have obtained a first Degree in another field and in addition a Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) with at least an Upper Credit classification. Candidates for the MBA Programme must possess a strong quantitative background. Candidates with PGD must have a CGPA of 3.50 to register for Master’s Degree in the relevant field.
Generally, for the Ph.D Programmes, candidates should have a Master’s Degree with a minimum CGPA of 3.50 or 4.00 depending on the Department or its equivalent grade in the relevant discipline at the Master’s level.
Please note that admission will be based on interview performance. Ph.D involves course work and qualifying examination.
i) Candidates must either be graduates of Medicine (MBBS) of the University of Port Harcourt for not less than five (5) years or confirmed and experienced academic staff of the University with Medical Degree of recognized University.
ii) In addition to the above, candidates must possess either a recognized professional qualification at the fellowship level or at least an M.Sc Degree of a recognized University, after the MBBS Degree.
How to Apply for UNIPORT Postgraduate Admission Form Online
To apply for UNIPORT PG admission form, kindly follow the application instructions below.
Step 1 – You are to obtain an application form fee of Fourteen Thousand Naira (N14,000.00) to be paid online via any of the following underlisted Banks:
- U&C Microfinance Bank
- Fidelity Bank
- Access Bank
- Eco Bank
- First Bank
- Sterling Bank.
Please note that it is mandatory for every candidate to pay the sum of Six Thousand Naira (N6,000.00) for Prospectus.
Step 2 – Candidates should also visit UNIPORT SPGS website to download the Application Forms after payment.
Step 3 – Please note that payment for Application Form does not guarantee admission and the application fee is non-refundable.
Step 4 – ENCLOSURES TO ACCOMPANY THE SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION FORMS
Please enclose two copies of the following documents:
- Degree/Postgraduate Diploma Certificate
- NYSC Discharge Certificate or Exemption Certificate
- O’Level Certificate
- Birth Certificate/Affidavit of Age Declaration
- Marriage Certificate/Newspaper Publication of Change of Name where applicable
- Local Government Identification Letter and
- Receipts of payment for the Form
For Further inquiries, please contact the following between 9.00 a.m. and 4.00 p.m., Monday to Friday.
THE GRADUATE STUDIES OFFICER
SCHOOL OF GRADUATE STUDIES – 07059243946
UNIVERSITY OF PORT HARCOURT
P. M. B. 5323, PORT HARCOURT.
UNIVERSITY OF PORT HARCOURT
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UNIVERSITY OF PORT HARCOURT
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Click ⇒ HERE to start your application.
UNIPOR PG Admission Form Closing Date
The management of UNIPORT SPGS is yet to announce the closing date for submission of completed forms. However, candidates are advised to apply as soon as possible as there shall be no extension of application deadline for late applicants.
Hope this information is well understood? if you have any questions as regards UNIPORT postgraduate admission form for fresh applicants for the 2019/2020 admission year, kindly reach us via the comment section below and we shall respond accordingly.