Benue State University, Makurdi (BSUM), stands as a beacon of academic excellence in Nigeria, offering a plethora of postgraduate programmes aimed at advancing knowledge, fostering innovation, and cultivating expertise.
For those aspiring to further their academic pursuit, BSUM is calling for applications to its Postgraduate programs for 2023/204 academic session.
BSUM’s array of Postgraduate Diplomas, Masters, and Doctor of Philosophy Degrees for the 2023/2024 academic session is a testament to the institution’s commitment to academic growth and research excellence.
This is an excellent opportunity for aspiring scholars to advance their education with Postgraduate Diplomas, Master’s, and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in various aspects of learning.
BSUM’s Commitment to Advanced Learning
The management of Benue State University, Makurdi, is proud to announce the commencement of its postgraduate admissions, catering to a diverse range of academic interests and professional aspirations. The university’s postgraduate offerings are meticulously designed to ensure that students gain a competitive edge in their respective fields.
BSUM Postgraduate Programs Overview
The university offers a range of courses tailored to equip students with advanced knowledge and research skills in their chosen disciplines.
Key Highlights of BSUM Postgraduate Offerings:
- Postgraduate Diplomas
- Master of Arts (M.A)
- Master of Science (M.Sc)
- Master of Laws (LL.M)
- Master of Education (M.Ed)
- Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)
Prospective students are advised to visit BSUM Postgraduate COURSES to review the detailed list of courses offered.
General Admission Requirements
BSUM has set forth the following admission criteria for prospective postgraduate students:
O’ Level Requirements:
- A Credit in English and Mathematics is essential for all courses.
- Psychology applicants should have at least a Pass in Biology or Health Sciences.
- For programmes in English, Languages & Linguistics, Theatre Arts, and Law, a Credit pass in O’ Level Literature is mandatory.
- Management Science courses and Economics require an O’ Level Credit in Economics.
- IMB O’ Level Credit Passes in Mathematics and English can replace SSCE or GCE O’ Level English Credit pass.
- NCE English major is considered equivalent to an O’ Level Literature Credit pass.
- NCE Use of English may substitute for O’ Level English Credit pass.
- ‘A’ Level Passes are regarded higher than O’ Level Passes.
To understand the specific admission requirements and regulations for each programme, access the information via the link below:
Application Process for BSUM Postgraduate Admission
Step-by-Step Application Guide:
- Pre-registration: Visit BSUM Postgraduate Portal to fill out preliminary registration details and submit to obtain an Application Number.
- Payment of Application Fee: Take the pre-registration form to Fidelity Bank and pay the non-refundable application fee of N20,000 using the Application Number.
- Completion of Application Form: After payment, return to the BSUM Portal, access the Application section, and select Postgraduate to complete the online Application Form. Upload academic credentials and other necessary documents and submit.
- Reference Forms: Ensure that three referees complete the online reference forms.
- Final Submission: Applicants must upload relevant documents, as incomplete applications will not be processed.
- Late application starts 30 days from the date of advertisement and incurs an additional charge of N5,000.00.
Guidelines for Filling the Application Forms:
- Provide complete and accurate information on the application form.
- Clearly state the intended course of study and any specialization.
- Official transcripts from former universities must be sent directly to the Postgraduate School.
- Only one Degree/Diploma application can be made at a time.
- The application closes 30 days after the advertisement date.
Why Choose BSUM for Your Postgraduate Studies?
A Rich Academic Environment
BSUM is known for its rigorous academic standards and a vibrant learning environment that supports scholarly engagement and professional development. Choosing BSUM for postgraduate studies not only aligns you with a prestigious institution but also places you amongst a community of scholars and professionals dedicated to impacting the global landscape through research and innovation.
Accredited and Esteemed Programmes
These programmes are fully accredited and are delivered by a distinguished faculty renowned for both teaching excellence and cutting-edge research.
State-of-the-Art Facilities and Resources
With state-of-the-art facilities, comprehensive libraries, and extensive research resources, BSUM stands out as an institution that provides its students with the tools necessary to excel in their postgraduate journey.
A Gateway to Opportunities
Postgraduate students at BSUM are primed for success, with many going on to become leaders in academia, industry, and governance. The skills, knowledge, and connections gained through BSUM’s postgraduate courses are invaluable assets that open doors to myriad opportunities.
BSUM’s postgraduate admissions open doors to rigorous academic training and a chance to join an elite scholarly community. By meeting the admission requirements and following the detailed application process, prospective students can take a significant step towards academic excellence and professional advancement.
As BSUM invites applications for its 2023/2024 postgraduate courses, the prospects for advancing your academic qualifications have never been more favourable. With a robust selection of programmes, each designed to elevate intellectual pursuits and career aspirations, BSUM stands ready to usher you into the next chapter of your professional journey.