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The Institute of Governance and Development Studies, Federal University Lokoja (FULOKOJA) has commenced the sale of application forms (Full Time/Part Time) for the under-listed postgraduate programmes for 2021/2022 Academic Session:

FULOKOJA Institute of Governance and Development Studies Postgraduate Courses

A. POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA (PGD) PROGRAMMES

1. PGD in History and Cultural Studies

2 PGD in Peace and Conflict Studies

3. PGD in Disaster and Risk Management

4. PGD in Development Studies

5. PGD in Leadership and Strategic Studies

6. PGD in Strategic and Security Studies

7. PGD in Conflict, Security and Development Studies

8. PGD in Leadership and Development Studies

9. Advanced Diploma in Financial Management (ADFM)

10. PGD in Legislative Studies

12. PGD in Public Administration

12. PGD in Print Journalism

13. PGD in Electronic Journalism

14. PGD in Broadcasting

15. PGD in Public Relations

16. PGD in Advertising

17. PGD in Corporate Communication

18. PGD in Marketing

19. PGD in Peace Linguistics

20. PGD in Translation

21. PGD in Home Video Production

22. PGD in Public Speaking and Rhetoric

23. PGD in Information Studies

24. PGD in Speech Writing/Speech Making

25. PGD in Editing and Proof Reading

26. PGD in Forensic Studies

27. PGD in Cultural Tourism and Museology

B. MASTER (PROFESSIONAL) PROGRAMMES

1. Master in History and Cultural Studies

2. Master in Peace and Conflict Studies

3. Master in Development Studies (MDS)

4. Master in Leadership and Strategic Studies

5. Master in Conflict, Security and Development Studies

6. Master in Leadership and Development Studies

7. Master in Migration and Displacement Studies

8. Master in Business Administration (MBA)

9. Master in Public Administration (MPA)

10. Master in Legislative Studies

11. Master in Digital Forensic

12. Master in Cybersecurity

13. Master in Cybersecurity and Digital Forensic

14. Master in Information Studies

15. Master in Border and Migration Studies

C. DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (PhD) PROGRAMMES

1. PhD in History and Cultural Studies

2. PhD in Peace and Conflict Studies

3. PhD in Leadership and Strategic Studies

4. PhD in Strategic and Security Studies

6. PhD in Leadership and Development Studies

7. PhD in Information Studies

8. M.Phil/PhD in Border and Migration Studies

FULOKOJA Institute of Governance and Development Studies Postgraduate Programmes Duration & Entry Requirements

PhD programm

Candidates for admission into PhD programme shall have M.Sc./M.A. Degree in a cognate discipline, obtained from Federal University Lokoja or any other recognized University. Candidates with non-cognate M.Sc./M.A. Degree may, at the discretion of the University, be admitted to the programme if they possess significant work experience in high-level leadership and organizational management. In addition, applicants are required to possess credits in at least five (5) O’ Level subjects including English and Mathematics obtained in not more than two (2) sittings.

Duration of Programme:

Full Time: Minimum of 3 years and maximum of 5 years.

Part-Time: Minimum of 5 years and maximum of 7 years.

Master programme

Candidates for admission into Master programme shall have, a minimum of Second-Class Lower Degree in a cognate discipline, obtained from Federal University Lokoja or any other recognized degree-awarding Institution. Candidates with non-cognate First Degree may, at the discretion of the University, be admitted to the programme if they possess significant work experience in high-level leadership and organizational management. Also, candidates with Third Class Degree or HND qualification, who have obtained University Postgraduate Diploma in related disciplines with minimum classification of Merit, are eligible to enroll for the programme. In addition, applicants are required to possess credits in at least five (5) O’ Level subjects including English and Mathematics obtained in not more than two (2) sittings.

Duration of Programme:

Full Time: Minimum of 3 Semesters and maximum of 5 Semesters.

Part-Time: Minimum of 4 Semesters and maximum of 6 Semesters.

PGD Programmes

Candidates for admission into PGD programmes shall have a Degree in any discipline obtained from a recognized University or HND with a minimum classification of Lower Credit obtained from a recognized Institution, plus credits in at least five (5) O’ Level subjects including English and Mathematics obtained in not more than two (2) sittings.

Duration of Programme:

Full Time: Minimum of 2 Semesters and maximum of 4 Semesters.

Part-Time: Minimum of 3 Semesters and maximum of 5 Semesters.FULOKOJA Institute of Governance and Development Studies Postgraduate Admission Requirements

How to Apply for FULOKOJA Institute of Governance and Development Studies Postgraduate Admission Form

Interested candidates should visit the University portal, www.fulokoja.edu.ng to download the Application Form and follow the admission procedure for postgraduate applicants.

Application Fee for PGD and Master Programmes is Twenty-Five Thousand Naira (₦25,000.00) only, while PhD is Thirty Thousand Naira (₦30,000.00) only.

The duration of the sale and submission of Application Forms is from Monday, September 20, 2021 to Tuesday, November 23, 2021.

An Applicant should ensure that he/she has the entry requirements for the programme applied for, plus five (5) O’ Level Credits including English Language and Mathematics as appropriate.

Applicants for PhD programmes should ensure that transcripts of their academic records are sent to the Secretary, Institute of Governance and Development Studies, Federal University Lokoja. Note also, that, applicants for PhD programmes are to provide a short research proposal, which should include the title, statement of the problem and objectives, of not more than 350 words.