Lagos State University Admission into Part & Full Time Postgraduate Programme for the 2019/2020 Academic Session
Posted: 13/Aug/2019

The Postgraduate School invites applications from suitably qualified Candidates for admission into the underlisted Postgraduate programmes at the Lagos State University, Ojo, for the 2019/2020 Academic Session.


The University requires five [ 5 ] CREDITS including English Language at Ordinary Level (GCE, WASC, SSCE, NECO and NABTEB) for ALL courses and credit in MATHEMATICS at Ordinary Level for SCIENCE, SOCIAL SCIENCES, MANAGEMENT SCIENCES and EDUCATIONAL MANAGEMENT courses.

Lagos State University


A. Department of African Languages.

  1. M. A. Yoruba Literature & Culture

B. Department of History and International Studies

  1. Postgraduate Diploma in International Relations & Strategic Studies (PGDIRSS).
  2. Master in International Relations & Strategic Studies (MIRSS).
  3. M.A in History and Diplomacy
  4. M.Phil./Ph.D History and Diplomacy
  5. Ph.D History and Diplomacy

C. Department of Religions

  1. PGD Christian Religious Studies
  2. M.A. Christian Religious Studies
  3. M.Phil/Ph.D Christian Religious Studies
  4. PGD Islamic Studies
  5. M.A. Islamic Studies
  6. M.Phil./Ph.D Islamic Studies
  7. PhD Islamic Studies

D. Department of English

  1. M. A. English Language
  2. M. A. Literature in English
  3. M.Phil./Ph.D in English
  4. Ph.D in English

E. Department of Foreign Languages

  1. Master in Translation and Interpretation
  2. M.A. Arabic Studies
  3. M.Phi/Ph.D Arabic Studies
  4. Ph.D Arabic Studies
  5. M.A. French
  6. M.Phil/Ph.D French
  7. Ph.D French

F. Department of Theatre Arts and Music

1. Theatre Arts Programmes

  1. (PGD) Theatre Arts
  2. (M.A) Theatre Arts
  3. M.Phil/Ph.D Theatre Arts
  4. (Ph.D) Theatre Arts

2. Music Programmes

  1. (PGD) Music
  2. (MA) Music
  3. M.Phi/Ph.D Music
  4. (Ph.D) Music

G. Department Of Philosophy

  1. M.A. Philosophy


A. Postgraduate Diploma in Education — FT/PT

B Department of Educational Foundations & Counselling Psychology

  1. M.Ed.Counselling Psychology
  2. M.Phil/Ph.D. Counselling Psychology
  3. M.Ed Educational Psychology
  4. M.Phil/Ph.D Educational Psychology
  5. M.Ed Early Childhood Education
  6. M.Phil/Ph.D Early Childhood Education
  7. M.Ed Sociology of Education
  8. M.Phil/Ph.D Sociology of Education
  9. MEd Philosophy of Education
  10. M.Phil/Ph.D Philosophy of Education

C. Department of Human Kinetics, Sports & Health Education

  1. M.Ed. Health Education
  2. M.Phil./Ph.D Health Education
  3. M.Ed. Exercise Physiology
  4. M.Phil./Ph.D Exercise Physiology
  5. M.Ed Psychology and Sociology of Sports
  6. M.Phil./Ph.D Psychology and Sociology of Sports
  7. M.Ed Sports Management and Administration
  8. M.Phil./PhD Sports Management and Administration

D. Department of Educational Management

  1. Ph.D - Full Time
  2. MPhil/Ph.D - Full Time
  3. M.Ed. - Full Time
  4. M.Ed. - Part Time
  5. M.EM - Part Time

E. Department of Science and Technology Education

  1. MEd Science Education
  2. M.Phil/Ph.D Science Education  
  3. M.Ed Mathematics Education
  4. M.Phil/Ph.D Mathematics Education
  5. M.Ed Educational Technology
  6. M.Phil/Ph.D Educational Technology
  7. MEd Computer Education
  8. M.Phil/Ph.D Computer Education

F. Department of Language. Arts & Social Science Education

  1. M. Ed. Language Education
  2. M.Phil/Ph.D Language Education
  3. Ph.D Lang. Education
  4. M.Ed. Curriculum and Instruction
  5. M.Phi/Ph.D Curriculum and Instruction
  6. Ph.D Curriculum and Instruction
  7. M.Ed. Social Studies Education
  8. M.Phil/Ph.D Social Studies Education
  9. Ph.D Social Studies Educ.


  1. PGD in Environmental Education (FT/PT )
  2. PGD in Environmental Resource Management (FT/PT)
  3. Master In Environmental Management(MEM) (PT)
  4. M.Sc. Environmental Education (FT)
  5. M.Sc. Environmental Resource Management (FT)
  6. M.Phil/Ph.D&Ph.D Environmental Education/Environmental Resource Management


  1. Postgraduate Diploma in Planning Studies
  2. Master in Urban and Regional Planning


A. Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering.

  1. Postgraduate Diploma in Electronic and Computer Engineering
  2. M. Sc. Electronic and Computer Engineering
  3. M.Phil. /PhD Electronic and Computer Engineering
  4. Ph.D Electronic and Computer Engineering

B. Department of Chemical and Polymer Engineering

  1. PGD Chemical and Polymer Engineering
  2. M.Sc. Chemical and Polymer Engineering
  3. M. Phil/Ph.D Chemical and Polymer Engineering
  4. PhD Chemical and Polymer Engineering

C. Department of Mechanical Engineering

  1. PGD Mechanical Engineering
  2. M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering
  3. M.Phil./Ph.D Mechanical Engineering
  4. Ph.D Mechanical Engineering


  1. LL.M General Programme (Full time)
  2. LLM General Programme (Part lime)
  3. LLM Maritime and Commercial Law Programme (Part time)
  4. Postgraduate Diploma in Maritime law- PGDML
  5. Master of Legal Studies- MLS (Part time)
  6. LL.M Taxation (Pail time)
  7. MLS Taxation (Part time)


A. Department of Public Administration.

  1. PGD Public Administration
  2. M.Sc. Public Administration with specialization in:
    1. Human Resource Management
    2. Public Policy Making and Analysis
    3. Local Government Administration and Management
    4. Public Financial Management and Budgeting
  3. ill. Master In Public Administration
  4. M.Phil/Ph.D Public Administration
  5. Ph.D Public Administration

B. Department of Industrial Relations and Personnel Management

  1. Postgraduate Diploma in Human Resources & Industrial Relations
  2. Master in Human Resources & Industrial Relations (M.HRIR)
  3. M. M.Sc. Human Resources & Industrial Relations
  4. M.Phil./PhD Human Resource Management
  5. Ph.D Human Resource Management

C. Department of Business Administration

  1. Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration
  2. Master in Business Administration (MBA)
  3. M.Sc. Business Administration - FT
  4. M.Sc. Business Administration - PT
  5. M.Phil/Ph.D Buss. Admin.,
  6. Ph.D Bus. Admin.,

D. Department of Accounting

  1. PGD Accounting
  2. M.Sc. Accounting -FT/PT
  3. M.PhiUPh.D Accounting
  4. Ph.D Accounting

E. Department of Banking & Finance

  1. PGD Finance
  2. M.Sc. Finance

F. Department of Management Technology

  1. PGD Project Management (PGDPM)
  2. Master of Project Management [MPM].
  3. M.Sc. Management Tech.

G. Department of Marketing

  1. PGD - Marketing
  2. M.Sc. Marketing - FT/PT
  3. M.Phil./Ph.D Marketing
  4. Ph.D Marketing


A. Department of Botany

  1. M.Sc. Botany
  2. Plant Pathology
  3. Mycology
  4. Plant Breeding & Genetics.
  5. Cytogenetic.
  6. Ecology.
  7. Taxonomy.
  8. Ecology
  9. Taxonomy, Plant Physiology,
  10. Ethno-medicine.
  11. Biosystematics and Bioinformatics.
  12. MPhil/Ph.D
  13. Ph.D

B. Department of Fisheries

  1. PGD Fisheries
  2. M.Sc. Fisheries
  3. ill. M.Phil/Ph.D Fisheries
  4. Ph.D Fisheries

C. Department of Biochemistry

  1. Postgraduate Diploma in Industrial Biochemistry
  2. M.Sc. in Biochemistry
  3. M. Phil/Ph.D in Biochemistry
  4. Ph.D in Biochemistry

D. Department of Physics

  1. Master of Science in Physics
  2. M.Phil/Ph.D in Physics
  3. Ph.D in Physics

E. Department of Computer Science

  1. Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) Computer Science
  2. Master of Science (M.Sc.) Computer Science
  3. Ph.D Computer Science

F. Department of Chemistry

  1. Postgraduate Diploma in Chemistry
  2. M.Sc. Chemistry
  3. M.Phil/Ph.D
  4. Organic Chemistry and Natural Products
  5. Analytical and Environmental Chemistry
  6. Physical and Inorganic Chemistry.

G. Department of Mathematics

  1. Postgraduate Diploma in Mathematics
  2. M.Sc. Mathematics.
  3. Ph.D Mathematics with specialization in

i. Pure Mathematics

ii. Applied Mathematics

iii. Applicable Mathematics

H. Department of Zoology & Environmental Biology

  1. M.Sc. Zoology and Environmental Biology
  2. II. Ph.D Zoology and Environmental Biology

I. Department of Microbiology

  1. PGD Microbiology
  2. M.Sc. Microbiology
  3. Ph.D Microbiology


A. Department of Economics

  1. PGD Economics
  2. M.Sc. Economies
  3. M.Phil/Ph.D Economics
  4. Ph.D Economics

B. Department of Geography and Planning [Full & Part Time]

  1. M.Sc. Geography
  2. M.Phil/Ph.D Geography
  3. Ph.D Geography

C. Department of Sociology

  1. Postgraduate Diploma in Social Work
  2. Master in Social Work (MSW)
  3. M.Sc. Sociology
  4. M.Phil./Ph.D Sociology
  5. Ph.D Sociology

D. Department of Political Science

  1. M.Sc. Political Science
  2. M.Phil/Ph.D Political Science
  3. Ph.D Political Science

E. Department of Psychology

  1. M.Sc. Psychology
  2. M.Phil/Ph.D Psychology
  3. Ph.D Psychology
  4. Master In Criminology, Security and Legal Psychology [MCSLP)


  1. Postgraduate Diploma in Communication Studies
  2. Master in Communication Studies (MCS)
  3. Master of Science Communication Studies
  4. M.Phil/Ph.D Communication Studies
  5. Ph.D Communication Studies


  1. Master in Transport Planning
  2. M.Sc. - Transport & Logistics
  3. M.Phil/Ph.D Transport & Logistics
  4. Ph.D Transport & Logistics


A. Department of Anatomy

  1. M.Sc. Anatomy
  2. M.PhiI/Ph.D Anatomy
  3. Ph.D Anatomy

B. Department of Physiology

  1. M.Sc. Physiology
  2. M.Phil./PhD Physiology
  3. Ph.D Physiology

C. Department of Community Health & Primary Health Care

  1. Master in Public Health (MPH)
  2. Master of Occupational Health
  3. Master of Occupational Medicine

D. Department of Medical Biochemistry

  1. Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
  2. Master of Science (M.Sc.)
  3. Master of Philosophy
  4. M.Phil./Doctor of Philosophy [Ph.D)
  5. Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)


Applicants are required to pay the sum of Twenty Five Thousand, Three Hundred Naira (N25,300.00) non-refundable application fee into LASU Account online.

All applicants shall be required to sit for qualifying Entrance Examination on the Main Campus.

NOTE: Visit the University website for information on admission requirements.


Sale of application forms will be closed four (4) weeks from the date of this publication.

Application forms for all programmes should be submitted on-line and a copy of the e-Registration slip printed out by the applicant.


  1. Candidates who have not completed the National Youth Service Corps assignment or their current Postgraduate Programmes need not apply.
  2. All academic transcripts must be received latest two weeks after the close of sale of forms.
  3. Request for transfer of processed application forms from one Department to another will not be entertained.
  4. Candidates must personally attend the selection and written examinations as make-up lest will not be conducted.
  5. Please include your E-mail address/ phone number on the form. For further information, please contact:

The Secretary, Postgraduate School, Lagos State University, Ojo.


AMUNI, Mohammed Olayinka, mnim

Registrar and Secretary to Council