We’re glad to inform all the candidates that the management of the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike (MOUAU) has advertised the following postgraduate programmes for the 2019/2020M. academic session admission exercise.
MOUAU postgraduate courses _ The Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike (MOUAU) Postgraduate programmes accredited courses.
A. COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS, RURAL SOCIOLOGY AND EXTENSION (CAERSE)
a) Department of Agricultural Economics
M.Sc. and Ph.D. Agricultural Economics –Areas of specialization include:
Agribusiness Management and Co-operatives
Agricultural Project Management
Farm Management and Production Economics
Agricultural Policy and Development
Resource and Environmental Economics
(b) Department of Rural Sociology and Extension
The department offers programme leading to the award of Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Agricultural Extension and Rural Development; M.Sc. and Ph.D in Agricultural Extension and Rural Development in the following specializations:
Agricultural Extension Communication.
Agricultural Extension Administration.
Agricultural Extension Education.
Rural Sociology and Development.
(c) Department of Agribusiness and Management.
The department offers Master of Science (M.Sc.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degrees in Agribusiness and Financial Management with specialization in the following areas:
Agribusiness and Entrepreneurship development
Finance and Investment
Cooperative Business Management
Entry Requirement for M.Sc. in Agribusiness and Management
Five O’ level credit passes obtained from any recognized examination body in not more than two sittings with the following subjects: English Language, Mathematics, Economics, Agriculture or Biology and any other subject from Government/History/Civic education, Principles of Accounts, Christian Religious Knowledge, Geography, etc and a B.Sc. degree in Agribusiness and Management with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 on 5-point scale or 2.50 on 4-point scale from a recognized University in or outside Nigeria.
Agric. degree with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 on 5-point scale or 2.50 on 4-point scale from a recognized University in or outside Nigeria.
Entry Requirement for Ph.D. in Agribusiness and Management
Candidates for the Ph.D. degree in Agribusiness and Management should meet the requirements for the M.Sc, degree plus a minimum CGPA of 4.00 on 5-point scale, 3.00 on a 4-point scale or 60% and above in the percentage scale.
B. COLLEGE OF APPLIED FOOD SCIENCES AND TOURISM
(a). Department of Food Science and Technology
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Food Science and Technology; M.Sc. and Ph.D. with the following specializations:
Food Processing and Preservation.
Food Chemistry and Biotechnology
Food Microbiology and Biotechnology
Food Quality Control and Assurance
In addition to general entry requirement for Postgraduate programmes, Department of Food Science and Technology requires O’level credit passes in English, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology.
(b). Department of Human Nutrition and Dietetics.
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Human Nutrition and Dietetics, M.Sc. and Ph.D. with the following options:
Nutrition and Dietetics.
Community/ Public Health Nutrition.
Human and Experimental Nutrition.
(c). Department of Home Science/Hospitality Management and Tourism.
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Home Science; M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
Clothing and Textiles.
Child and Human Development
Food and Nutrition
Hospitality Management and Tourism
PGD in Hospitality Management and Tourism; M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Hospitality Management and Tourism with the following specializations in Ph.D
C. COLLEGE OF ANIMAL SCIENCE AND ANIMAL PRODUCTION
(a). Department of Animal Breeding and Physiology.
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Animal Breeding and Physiology; M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
Animal Breeding and Genetics
(b). Department of Animal Nutrition and Forage Science.
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Animal Nutrition and Forage Science; M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
Animal Nutrition and Biochemistry.
Forage Science and Range Management.
(c). Department of Animal Production and Livestock Management.
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Animal Production and Management; M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
Ruminant Production (Cattle, Sheep and Goat)
D. COLLEGE OF EDUCATION
(a) Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE)
(b) Department of Agricultural/Home Science Education M.Ed. and Ph.D. in:
Home Science Education, Options in
Human and Family Development
Clothing and Textiles
(c) Department of Science Education M.Ed. and Ph.D. in
Measurement and Evaluation
Integrated Science Education
(d) Department of Library and Information Science Education Postgraduate Diploma, MLIS and Ph.D. in:
Library and Information Science
(e) Department of Adult and Continuing Education M.Ed. and Ph.D. in
Administration of Adult Education
Communication Arts in Adult Education
Extension and Distance Education
(f) Department of Curriculum Studies M.Ed. and Ph.D.
Curriculum and Instruction
(g) Department of Psychology and Counselling M.Ed and Ph.D in the following options:
Guidance and Counselling
(h) Department of Educational Management
The three programmes offered in the Department are:
M.Sc. (Ed) Business Education
M.Sc. (M.Ed.) Economics Education
M.Ed. Education Administration and Planning
(i) Department of Industrial Technology Education M.Ed. and Ph.D. in:
Automobile Technology Education
Building Technology Education
Electrical/ Electronics Technology Education
Metal Work Technology Education
Woodwork Technology Education
E. COLLEGE OF CROP AND SOIL SCIENCES.
(a). Department of Agronomy.
Postgraduate Diploma in Crop Production;
Postgraduate Diploma in Horticulture M.Sc in:
Crop Production and Physiology
Plant Breeding and Genetics.
Crop Production and Physiology
Plant Breeding and Genetics
(b). Department of Plant Health Management.
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Plant Health Management; M.Sc. in:
Plant Pathology (Mycology).
Plant Pathology (Nematology).
Plant Pathology (Bacteriology)
(c). Department of Soil Science and Meteorology.
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Soil Science and Meteorology; M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
Soil Survey and Land Use Planning.
Soil Physics and Conservation.
Soil Fertility and Fertilizer Technology.
Soil Chemistry and Mineralogy.
* No Ph.D.Programme in Soil Survey and Land Use Planning.
F. COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING AND ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY.
(a). Department of Agricultural and Bio-resources Engineering.
Postgraduate Programmes in Agricultural and Bio-resources engineering: M.Eng. in the following specializations:
Soil and Water Resources Engineering
Farm Power and Machinery Engineering
Bioprocess and Food Engineering
Ph.D in the following specializations:
Farm Power and Machinery Engineering.
Bio-Process and Food Engineering.
Soil and Water Resource Engineering.
(b). Department of Mechanical Engineering.
Postgraduate Programmes in Mechanical Engineering; M.ENG and Ph.D. with options in:
Energy and Power Engineering.
Design and Production Engineering.
Industrial and System Engineering.
(e) Department of Chemical Engineering
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Electrical and Electronics Engineering; M.Eng and Ph.D. in
Power/ Machines Option
(d) Department of Civil Engineering
Postgraduate Diploma in Civil Engineering M.Eng in
Water Resources and Environmental Engineering
Soil and Geotechnical Engineering
Highway and Transportation Engineering
(e) Department of Chemical Engineering
G. COLLEGE OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT
(a). Department of Forestry and Environmental Management.
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Forestry and Environmental Management; M.Sc. and Ph.D in:
Agroforestry and Forest Food Resources.
Wood Technology and Forest Based Industries.
Silviculture Techniques and Management.
Seed Technology and Storage.
Flower Production and Landscaping Techniques.
(b). Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Management.
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Management; M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
Fisheries and Hydrobiology.
Aquatic Pollution and Toxicology.
(c). Department of Environmental Management and Toxicology
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Environmental Management and Toxicology
Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Environmental Management and Toxicology.
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Environmental Management
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Environmental Toxicology
H. COLLEGE OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCES
(a). Department of Accounting.
PGD, M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Accounting
(b). Department of Banking and Finance
PGD, M.Sc and Ph.D. in Banking and Finance
(c). Department of Business Administration.
PGD, MBA, M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Business Administration
Five (5) credit passes including English, Mathematics and Economics at O’level, plus relevant Bachelors’ degree not lower than 3rd class or HND at Upper credit level and relevant professional qualifications.
Relevant degree from recognized university with CGPA not less than 3.00 on 5-point scale and 2.80 on 4-point scale,
Minimum of one year industrial/administrative experience,
Candidates with PGD (Upper credit 3.50 upwards) may be considered for the admission.
M.Sc.: Same as in (a) & (c) above, possession of MBA is an added advantage.
is same as option (a) with CGPA of 4.00 on a 5-point scale and 3.50 on 4.00 scale or 60% or higher on a percentage in M.Sc. from management-related disciplines.
(d). Department of Economics.
PGD in Economonics
M.Sc. and Ph.D. in the following specializations
Finance and Public Sector Economics
Econometrics/ Quantitative Economics
I. COLLEGE OF NATURAL SCIENCES
(a). Department of Biochemistry M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
Enzymology and Protein Chemistry
(b). Department of Microbiology M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
(c). Department of Plant Science and Biotechnology M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
Plant Taxonomy and Biosystematics.
Mycology/ Plant Pathology
Plant Cytogenetics and Biotechnology
Phyto medicine/Ethno medicine
(d). Department of Zoology and Environmental Biology M.Sc. and Ph.D. in following specializations:
J. COLLEGE OF PHYSICAL AND APPLIED SCIENCES
(a). Department of Chemistry.
Postgraduate Diploma in Chemistry M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
(b). Department of Mathematics M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Pure and Applied Mathematics with specialization in the following areas:
(a) Applied Mathematics
Fluid and Continuum Mechanics
Optimization Theory and Computations
(b) Pure Mathematics
(c). Department of Physics M.Sc. and Ph.D. in:
Solar Energy Physics
Solid State Physics
(d). Department of Statistics.
PGD in Statistics
M.Sc. and Ph.D. with options in:
Time Series Analysis and Forecasting
Sampling Survey Theory and Methods
K. COLLEGE OF VETERINARY MEDICINE
(a). Department of Veterinary Parasitology and Entomology
The Department offers PGD in: Veterinary Parasitology and Entomology
(b). Department of Veterinary Public Health and Preventive Medicine
M.V.Sc and Ph.D. with options in
Veterinary Public Health
Veterinary Preventive Medicine
(c). Department of Veterinary Medicine M.V.Sc. and Ph.D. Veterinary Medicine:
Large Animals Medicine
Small Animals Medicine
(d). Department of Veterinary Physiology, Pharmacology M.V.Sc and Ph.D. in
Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology
Veterinary Animal Health and Production
(e) Department of Biochemistry and Animal Health and Production M.V.Sc. in:
Companion Animal Production
Zoo and Wildlife Production
(f). Department of Veterinary Anatomy
M.V.Sc. in Veterinary Anatomy
Ph.D. in Veterinary Anatomy with the following options:
(g). Department of Veterinary Surgery and Radiology