Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into Full-Time M.Sc. Degree programmes in the Postgraduate School, Kebbi State University of Science and Technology, Aliero for the 2016/2017 Academic Session,
1. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Masters Degree (Academic)
a. The following shall qualify for the Masters Degree admission:
(i) Graduates of KSUSTA or other 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) Candidates whose degrees are unclassified with average of “C” or 50%.
(iii) Candidates with only Bachelor’s degree in third division who have at least three years relevant working experience.
(iv) 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 KSUSTA 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.
(vii) In addition to (i) – (vi) above, a candidate must satisfy the university’s matriculation requiremets.
b. List of available M. Sc. Programmes for the 2016/2017 Academic Session
Faculty of Agriculture
i. Department of Animal Science
M. Sc. Animal Science
ii. Department of Crop Science
M. Sc. Crop Science
iii. Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension
M. Sc. Agricultural Economics
M. Sc. Agricultural Extension
Faculty of Science and Science Education
i. Department of Biological Sciences
M. Sc. Botany
M. Sc. Microbiology
ii. Department of Biochemistry
M. Sc. Biochemistry
iii. Department of Computer Science
M. Sc. Computer Science
iv. Department of Pure and Applied Chemistry
M. Sc. Chemistry
v. Department of Physics
M. Sc. Physics
vi. Department of Mathematics
M. Sc. Mathematics
2. METHOD OF APPLICATION
Interested applicants are hereby advised to visit the application website: http://www.ksustapgs.net or http://pgform.ksustapgs.net for additional information on the application procedures.
Application cost is ten thousand naira (=N= 10,000.00). Appropriate administrative charges may be applied.
Application deadline is Friday, 7th April, 2017
Applicants should arrange well in advance for their academic transcripts to be forwarded to the undersigned before the application closing date.