University of Ibadan postgraduate courses and requirements 2023/2024 |accredited

University of Ibadan postgraduate courses and requirements accredited courses offered in UI

The university of Ibadan is a beloved university and chosen institution for plenty of education seekers. Especially those from the southwest, NorthCentral, southeast and South-south and other regions in Nigeria. We can’t really blame them because the university of Ibadan offers them variety of courses to pick from.

University of Ibadan postgraduate school

Now that you have made up your mind to choose the university of Ibadan this post will help you discover the courses the university of Ibadan offers, it is very important for you to see the complete list of accredited courses that has been approved by the National university commission

Things to know about university of ibadan postgraduate school


  • The university of Ibadan postgraduate Admission enrollment constitute about 40% of the total amount of student enrolled each year.
  • Out of this 40% about 7,000 are masters degree students.
  • Once you are sure that you want to apply for the university of Ibadan Post graduate school you ought to start preparing for a English Language Proficiency test
  • All candidates that took this test should score nothing less than 40%
  • You might be invited for an interview, although not all departments conduct interviews.
  • You ought to download a referee which should be completed and upload online with your relevant credentials.
  • Each applicant are only allow to apply for one program at a time. how to apply for the university of Ibadan postgraduate school

Type of admission offered in university of Ibadan (UI) Postgraduate school

The university of Ibadan offers about 3 well known types of admission, we are not only going to list them but we shall also take time to explain them.

  • Full time admission: before you will be admitted into the university of Ibadan school of postgraduates studies as a full time student you need to prove that you are unemployed under the current year. Although there is still a window that allows applicants who are employed to apply only if they show a prove that they are permitted to apply.
  • Part time admission : this program is mainly open for lecturers, and those who have taken permission from their places of work.
  • Admission as Occasional student: here students and prospective candidates won’t be offered any degree upon graduation.

See the Duration of postgraduates studies in university of Ibadan (UI) :

We have taken time to explain the different type of postgraduates admission that the university of Ibadan offers, it is also okay if you get to know the duration each of this program will take.

In UI each of the programs will take you a minimum of 2 years to complete, there are some that will take you more academic session like that of Doctor of philosophy will take you a maximum of 6 academic semesters.

Postgraduate Courses at UI Duration of PG Programmes
a) M.A/ M.Sc Minimum of two (4) Academic Sessions and Maximum of Three (6) Academic Sessions
b) MPA/ MBA Minimum of 4 semesters and a maximum of 6 semesters
c) Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) Minimum of four (4) Academic Session and Maximum of six (6) Academic Session.
d) Doctor of Philosophy Minimum of 6 academic Semesters and a maximum of 10 Semesters

Please note that each year is made up of 2 semesters and 2 semesters makes up an academic session.

Note the following very important :

  • If you choose to study any MSc program in the university of Ibadan (UI) you will have to spend good 18 months.
  • To quickly process your admission application form for any postgraduate course it is best you apply online….
  • All interested candidates will be mandated to take up am English test ( cut off mark is 40)
  • Please do not forget that you will pay a non refundable fee (acceptance fee) 30,000.

See List of All Postgraduate Courses Offered In UI – University of Ibadan

PG Academic Programmes For Faculty of Arts

Arabic and Islamic Studies


Communication and Language Arts


European Studies


Linguistics and African Languages


Religious Studies

Theatre arts

PG Courses in College of Medical Sciences



Chemical Pathology


Medical Microbiology and Parasitology


Pharmacology & Therapeutics



Biomedical Laboratory Science

PG Academic Programmes of Faculty of Science

Archaeology & Anthropology



Computer Science









UI PG Courses Under College of Clinical Sciences


Institute of Child Health



Obstetrics & Gynaecology





Preventive Medicine & Primary Care





Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry PG Programmes

Agricultural Economics


Agricultural Extension & Rural Development

Animal Science

Crop Protection & Environmental Biology

Forest Resources Management

Teaching & Research Farm

Aquaculture & Fisheries Management

Wildlife & Ecotourism Management

UI Postgraduate Programmes For Faculty of Education

Adult Education

Guidance & Counselling

Library Archival & Information Studies

Special Education

Centre For Educational Media Resource Studies

Educational Management

Human Kinetics& Health Education

Social Work

Teacher Education

PG Programmes in Faculty of Social Sciences




Political Science


Urban and Regional Planing

UI Postgraduate programmes For Dentistry

Child Oral Health

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Oral Pathology / Oral Medicine

Period ontology & Community Dentistry

Restorative Dentistry

UI Postgraduate Courses For Pharmacy

Clinical Pharmacy And Pharmacy Administration

Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Pharmaceutical Microbiology

Pharmaceutics & Industrial Pharmacy


Postgraduate Veterinary Medicine in University of Ibadan

Veterinary Pathology

Veterinary Physiology Biochemistry and Pharmacology

Veterinary Anatomy

Veterinary Medicine

Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology

Veterinary Public Health and Preventive Medicine

Veterinary Surgery and Reproduction

Veterinary Teaching Hospital

PG Programmes offered in Faculty of Law

Private and Business Law

Public and International Law


PG Courses offered in Faculty of Public Health

Environmental Health Sciences

Epidemiology & Medical Statistics

Health Policy & Management

Health Promotion & Education

Human Nutrition

PG Programmes Offered Under Faculty of Technology

Agricultural and Environmental Engineering

Civil Engineering

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Food Technology

Industrial Training Coordinating Centre

Industrial and Production Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Petroleum Engineering

Technical Support Unit

62 thoughts on “University of Ibadan postgraduate courses and requirements 2023/2024 |accredited”

  1. I have bsc. in plant science and biotechnology can I SWITCH to clinical pharmacy and pharmacy administration? or pharmacognosis

    1. Benneth Nwachukwu

      Do your institution offer PGD in Occupational health and safety? If yes, do you have any outlet/extention in Rivers State for the program? If yes, do you accept HND Chemical Engineering for the course?

    2. Do the university offer public health (epidemiology clinical)? And which program are there Nursing,under clinical science?please I need an answer please,thanks.

  2. I have bsc plant science and biotechnology can I switch to clinical pharmacy and pharmacy administration or pharmacognosis for post graduate diploma ?

    1. I have HND marine engineering (lower credit).Am I qualified to apply for Pgd Mechanical engineering?

    2. I have hnd in estate management and valuation, I’m I qualified to apply for msc or which course I am qualified for?

  3. Akpovwovwo Efetobore

    I have B.Ed.Tech in chemistry education. Can I switch to chemistry since there chemistry education is not listed

    1. Agbetoye Oluwarotimi

      I hold a HND in crop production technology at an upper credit level. Am I eligible for a PGD in UI

  4. please I have in tourism and hospitality management but since my course is not listed her,can apply for Wildlife & Ecotourism Management..this is my contact .08133664438


    I have Bsc in Microbiology, can i apply for PGD in Pharmaceutical Microbiology in University of Ibadan? Is the form for 2020/2021 session on sale now?

  6. Augusta Eno Etuk

    Please can someone with bsc and MSc in human resources management be offered admission to study PhD in guidance and counseling?

  7. Is Business Administration and Management course available at post graduate level at the University of ibadan?

  8. Please I have BSC (ED) in biology,can I switch to human nutrition under the faculty of public health? Thanks in advance for your response

  9. Please I have BSC (ED) in biology, can I apply for human nutrition for MSC under the faculty of public health since? Thanks in advance for your response.

  10. Abubakar Mamu Ubayi

    Please, I have B.Eng in mechancal Engineering and currently doing (PGDME) from BUK were I successfully passed the 1st academic session and luckly enough I have got an employment and posted to Lagos state, can I apply for the transcript to complete the studies with your university? I will be glad if my question is responded.

  11. Pls I’ll like to know if UI is now offering any of these course for MSc

    *Banking and Finance
    *Human Resource Management
    *Business Administration

  12. I studied B.Sc (Ed). Economics at the undergraduate level, am I eligible to study philosophy at the post-graduate level?

  13. I have HND in electrical engineering power option (lower credit) fed poly ado ekiti can I apply for PGD ,if yes ,when can I get the form.
    Note: I am working .

  14. I studied (B.ED) Primary Education Studies at the undergraduate level…and i want to study childhood education for my MSC but UI does not have that on their list

  15. I have B.A Ed Special Education with Bayero University,Kano, can I get admission in UI to read MSC Audiology and speech pathology?

  16. Which school or faculty is Peace & Conflict Studies? I have a M.A Degree in it from your school but didn’t see it in the list of course. Can one apply for it?

  17. Muhammed auwal Muktar

    when Is online application on PG college is available.? Because I need to apply for economic development.

    1. I have BSc Mathematics and I want to do PGDE to be qualify as a Teacher..
      So what are the necessary requirement needed 🙏 and will be so glad if you will reply me first..

  18. Can I apply for master degree in medical laboratory science with in microbiology or I need to apply for pgd and if am to apply for pgd first what course will I apply for

  19. I have HND in statistics (lower credit) can I apply for Master degree direct or pgd? And what are the requirements. Thanks

  20. I have HND in Mechanical Engineering (Lower Credit), can I apply for Master Of Engineering Management (MEM)?

  21. Adediran kabir Aderemi

    I have BSc in physics pls I’m i eligible to apply for msc in any engineering field ?

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