APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION
Applicants for admission into postgraduate programmes should follow the following method of application:
- Interested applicants can obtain the application forms at our Online Portal, on payment of a non-refundable fee of (₦10,000.00) using either Card or visiting any Remita approved Bank. Completed application forms (can be downloaded from the portal), together with copies of relevant certificates, should be uploaded back to the portal. It is the responsibility of the candidate to ensure that the 3 referee forms are uploaded to the portal and his/her former institution send the confidential reports and academic transcripts respectively directly to the Secretary, Postgraduate School. The Postgraduate School will then forward the transcripts of each candidate to the Dean of the relevant faculties for consideration and recommendation to the Board of Postgraduate School.
- Candidates for regular Postgraduate Diploma and Masters Degree Programmes will be considered for admission once in an academic session, while PhD and research candidates will be considered twice in a session (at the beginning of the first and second semesters; normally October and April respectively).
- Applications for the first semester postgraduate admission should reach the Postgraduate School not later than 30th September of the same year. Applications for PhD and research admissions received between August and December will be processed against the second semester admission.
- The Board of Postgraduate School will normally meet twice in a session to solely consider admissions, while other meetings of the Board would normally be for consideration of other matters connected with the Postgraduate Programmes.
- Any request by candidates for change of programme of study, degree in view field of study, etc, must reach the Secretary, Postgraduate School before the last date for submission of online completed forms.
We are delighted to furnish you with information that will assist you to achieve your desire to study at Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Bauchi.