Covenant University Postgraduate Form And Courses Offered

Do you wish to apply for Postgraduate admission at Covenant University (CU)  for 2020? If so, this guide is for you. The Covenant University Postgraduate school admission door is closed for 2019. If you missed the 2019 CU Postgraduate Registration, then stay tuned for 2020 CU Postgraduate form and Registration News Updates.

This article will Cover Covenant University Postgraduate form, how to apply for Postgraduate Admission into Covenant University (CU) and Covenant University Postgraduate courses.

If you are here for general guidance and Covenant University Postgraduate programmes alone, then this article is not for you. There is a separate guide for everything you need to know about the Covenant school of Postgraduate studies and Requirements for each programme offered. Click here to go through the guide.

How to Apply for Covenant University Postgraduate Admission

Log on to http://sps.covenantuniversity.edu.ng/ (the Covenant University School of Postgraduate Studies Website).

Locate the 2019/2020 postgraduate admissions link, where you would be required to follow the steps outlined below:

  • Create a personal account for your Admission process (Note: Do not use the password to your private email)
  • After successful creation of the account, login to the account and complete the online form.
  • The payment page is displayed by clicking on the submit button after you have successfully completed the online form.
  • The cost of the application form is N15,000.00 (Fifteen Thousand Naira) only. An additional transaction charge of N600.00  for bank payment.
  • Payment can either be made at these banks (Covenant University Microfinance Bank, and Ecobank).
  • Note that a printout containing the pin number and receipt number will be generated after direct payment at the designated banks above
  • After successful fee payment, you are expected to upload your passport, after which your application number is displayed. Print your application form

Note:

International students are to make application payment into this domiciliary dollar account with the prevailing dollar rate. Details about this will be updated when the forms are out for 2020.

Screening and Selection Criteria

All applicants shall undergo a screening exercise, involving written and oral tests in the desired programme. A minimum score of 50% in each of the categories is required for a candidate to be considered eligible for admission. Candidate’s academic transcript(s) must be received before the final admission could be processed.

Covenant University Postgraduate Courses

1. COLLEGE OF BUSINESS & SOCIAL SCIENCES

(a) DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING
Programme: Accounting
Degree in View: M.Sc
Areas of Specialization
1. Public Sector Accounting
2. Environmental Accounting
3. Management Accounting
4. Oil and Gas Accounting
5. Taxation
6. Financial Reporting
7. Auditing
8. International Accounting
9. Management Information Systems
10. Corporate Governance
Specific Requirements:
Degree(s) in Accounting; possession of final
professional certificates (ICAN, ACCA, CPA,
etc.) is considered an added advantage.

(b) DEPARTMENT OF BANKING & FINANCE
Programme: Finance
Degree in View: M.Sc, M.Sc/ACIB
(Weekend), M.Phil, Ph.D

Areas of Specialization: Ph.D
1. International Finance
2. Corporate Finance
3. Financial Development
4. Banking Operations

5. Public Sector Finance
Candidates with degree(s) in Economics,
Accounting, or Business Administration may be
considered.

(c) DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS MANAGEMENT
Programme: Business Administration
Degree in View: MBA, M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization:
1. Operations Management
2. International Management
3. International Business
4. Organizational Politics/Corporate
Governance
5. Management
6. Organizational Behavior
7. Strategic Management

Programme: Industrial Relations & Human Resource Management
Degree in View:M.Sc, MBA, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization:
1. Marketing Information Systems/Research
2. Consumer Behavior
3. International Marketing
4. Logistics/Distribution Management
5. Digital/Contemporary Marketing
6. Political Marketing
7. Product/Brand Management
8. Service Marketing

Programme: Marketing
Degree in View:M.Sc, MBA, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization:
1. Strategic HRM
2. International HRM
3. Recruitment/Selection
4. Conflict Management
5. Compensation Management
6. Performance Management
7. Human Resource Development
8. Employee Relations
9. E-HRM
10. Human Resource Information System.

Candidates with degree(s) in other business-related disciplines such as Accounting, Finance
and Actuarial Science may be considered.

(d) DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS &

DEVELOPMENT STUDIES
Programme:Economics
Degree in View:M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization
1. Development Economics
2. Dynamic Macroeconomics
3. Environmental Economics
4. Health and Labour Economics
5. Institutional Economics
6. International Economics
7. Land and Agricultural Economics
8. Microeconomics and Informal Sector
Economy
9. Monetary and Financial Economics
10. Resource and Energy Economics

Programme: Demography and Social Statistics
Degree in View: M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization
1. Demographic Analysis
2. Social Statistics
3. Population and Development
4. Family Planning and Reproductive Health
5. Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health
6. Men’s Reproductive Health
7. Gender and Sexual Health
8. Fertility and Mortality Studies
9. Ageing
10. Social Marketing and Development
11. Migration and Internally Displayed Persons
12. Epidemiology of Communicable and NonCommunicable Diseases
13. Programmes Monitoring and Evaluation

(e) D E P A R T M E N T  O F  M A S S COMMUNICATION
Programme:Mass Communication
Degree in View:M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization:M.Sc
1. Advertising and Marketing Communication
2. Broadcast (Radio, Television and Film)
3. Print/Online Journalism (Newspaper and
Magazine)
4. Public Relations/Public Affairs
Areas of Specialization: M.Phil, Ph.D
1. Journalism
2. Media, Communication and Cultural
Studies.

(f) DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY
Programme:Sociology
Degree in View:M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization
1. Gender and Development Studies
2. Population Studies
3. Family and Reproductive Health
4. Industrial Sociology
5. Political Sociology
6. Rural Sociology
7. Cultural Studies
8. Medical Sociology
9. Sociology of Development
10. Sociology of Entrepreneurship
11. Political Sociology
12. Gerontology
13. Urban Sociology
14. Criminology and Security Studies
15. Sociology of Education
16. Sociology and Media Studies
17. Military Sociology
18. Social Problems

2. COLLEGE OF LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT STUDIES

(a) DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY
Programme:Counselling
Degree in View:M.A, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization
1. Career Counselling
2. Family and Marital Counselling
3. School Counselling
Programme:Psychology
Degree in View:M.Sc, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization
1. Counselling Psychology
2. Clinical Psychology
3. Organizational Psychology

(b) DEPARTMENT OF POLITICAL SCIENCE & INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
Programme:International Relations
Degree in View:M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D
Programme:Political Science
Degree in View:M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D
Programme:Policy & Strategic Studies

Degree in View:M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D
Programme:Public Administration
Degree in View:M.Sc, MPA, M.Phil, Ph.D
MPA:Areas of Specialization
1. Public Policy and Administration
2. Personnel Management

(c) DEPARTMENT OF LANGUAGES
Programme:English
Degree in View:M.A, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization
1. Language
2. Literature

3. COLLEGE OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

(a) DEPARTMENT OF ARCHITECTURE
Programme:Architecture
Degree in View:M.Sc

(b) DEPARTMENT OF BIOCHEMISTRY
Programme:Biochemistry
Degree in View:M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization
1. Enzymology
2. Food and Nutritional Biochemistry
3. Pharmacology and Medicinal Plant
Research
4. Industrial Biochemistry
5. Clinical Biochemistry
6. Environmental and Toxicological
Biochemistry
7. Molecular Oncology and Cancer
Research
8. Molecular Biology

(c) DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES
Programme: Biology (Applied Biology &
Biotechnology)
Degree in View:M.Sc., MPhil., Ph.D.
Areas of Specialization:
1. Biotechnology and Bioinformatics (M.Sc
Only)
2. Plant Molecular Biology and Genetics
3. Plant Physiology and Biotechnology
4. P l a n t G e n e t i c D i v e r s i t y a n d
Conservation
5. M o l e c u l a r S y s t e m a t i c s a n d
Cytogenetics
6. Ecotoxicology and Environmental
Biology
7. Fisheries and Hydrobiology
8. Conservation Biology and Spatial
Ecology.
Programme: Microbiology
Degree in View: M.Sc., MPhil., Ph.D.
Areas of Specialization
1. Environmental Microbiology and
Biotechnology.
2. Food Microbiology and Biotechnology
3. I n d u s t r i a l M i c r o b i o l o g y a n d
Biotechnology
4. Medical Microbiology/ Medical
Parasitology
5. Virology
6. Immunology.

(d) D E PA R T M E N T  O F  B U I L D I N G  TECHNOLOGY
Programme:Building Technology
Degree in View:M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization
1. Construction Management
2. Building Services
3. Maintenance Management
4. Facility Management
5. Building structure.

(e) DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY
Programme:Industrial Chemistry
Degree in View:M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D

(f) DEPARTMENT OF COMPUTER & INFORMATION SCIENCES
Programme:Computer Science
Degree in View:M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization
1. Software Engineering
2. Artificial Intelligence
3. Bioinformatics
4. Mobile Computing
5. Data Mining
6. Cybercrime Security/Digital Forensic
7. Machine Learning

8. Networking
Programme: Management Information
System (MIS)
Degree in View:M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization
1. Software Engineering
2. Artificial Intelligence
3. Information System
4. E-Commerce Research
5. Mobile Computing
6. Cybercrime Security/Digital
Forensic
7. Big data Analytics
8. Health Informatics
9. Data Communication
10. Data Communication/Network

(g) DEPARTMENT OF ESTATE MANAGEMENT
Programme:Estate Management
Degree in View:M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D

(h) D E P A R T M E N T  O F MATHEMATICS
Programme:Industrial Mathematics
Degree in View:M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization
1. Numerical Methods/Analysis
2. Optimization
3. Differential equations
4. Financial
5. Functional Analysis
6. Operations Research
7. Mathematical Statistics
8. Fluid Mechanics

(i) DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS
Programme:Industrial Physics
Degree in View:M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization
1. Atmospheric & Communication
Physics
2. Renewable Energy and Material
Physics
3. Radiation and Health Physics
4. Applied Geophysics

4. COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

(a) DEPARTMENT OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
Programme: Chemical Engineering
Degree in View: M.Eng, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization
1. Energy and Renewable Energy
2. Catalysis and Chemical Reaction
Engineering
3. C h e m i c a l E n g i n e e r i n g
Thermodynamics
4. Transport and Separation Process

(b) DEPARTMENT O F C IVI L ENGINEERING
Programme: Civil Engineering
Degree in View: M.Eng, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization:
1. W a t e r  R e s o u r c e s  and Environmental Engineering
2. Structural and Material s Engineering
3. Geo-Technical Engineering
4. Highway and Transportation
Engineering.

(c) DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRICAL & INFORMATION ENGINEERING
Programme:Computer Engineering
Degree in View:M.Eng, M.Phil, Ph.D
Area of Specialization
1. Cyber Security
2. Biometrics
3. Machine Intelligence
Programme: Electrical & Electronics
Engineering
Degree in View:M.Eng, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization
1. Power & Machines
2. Renewable Energy
Pro g r a m m e : I n fo r m a t i o n &
Communication Engineering
Degree in View:M.Eng, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization

1. Satellite Communication
2. Wireless Communications
3. IOT & Embedded Systems
4. Cyber Security.

(d) DEPARTMENT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
Programme:Mechanical Engineering
Degree in View:M.Eng, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization
1. Machine Design and Production
Technology
2. Thermo fluid/ Energy System
3. Materials/ Metallurgical Engineering
4. Industrial and Manufacturing
Engineering
5. Mechatronics Engineering

(e) DEPARTMENT OF PETROLEUM ENGINEERING
Programme:Petroleum Engineering
Degree in View: M.Eng, M.Phil, Ph.D
Areas of Specialization: M.Eng
1. Reservoir Engineering
2. Petroleum Production Engineering
3. Petroleum Economics
4. Drilling Engineering
Areas of Specialization: Ph.D
1. Reservoir Engineering
2. Petroleum Production Engineering

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