UDUSOK Postgraduate Courses | Pgd, M.sc and Phd

Usman Danfodio University Sokoto, UDUSOK Postgraduate Courses The management of Usman Danfodio University Sokoto (UDUSOK) has officially released a comprehensive list of post graduate courses offered in her institution. See the full list below.

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The management of Usman Danfodio university school of graduate studies has officially released the list of post graduate courses offered at her institution.

List of available programmes for the 2022/2023 Academic session

S.No. Faculty /Department Programmes
a. Department of Soil Science Ph.D Soil Science
M.Phil. Soil Science
MSc. Soil Science
b. Department of Forestry & Environment Ph.D Forestry
M. Phil/Ph.D Forestry
MSc. Forest Biology & Silviculture
c. Department of Animal Science Ph.D. Animal Science
M.Phil. Animal Science
MSc. Animal Science
PGD (Livestock Production & Management)
d. Department of Agricultural Economics Ph.D. Agricultural Economics
M.Phil./Ph.D Agricultural Economics
MSc. Agricultural Economics,
Postgraduate Diploma (Agric. Econs & Extension)
e. Department of Crop Science Ph.D. Crop Science (Agronomy)
Ph.D. Crop Science (Plant Breeding)
Ph.D. Crop Science (Entomology)
M. Phil Crop Science
f. Department of Fisheries & Aquaculture Ph.D. Fisheries Management and Aquaculture
M.Phil. Fisheries Management and Aquaculture
MSc. Fisheries and Aqua. Management
Postgraduate Diploma in Fisheries Management and Aquaculture
g. Department of Agric. Ext. & Rural Development Ph.D. Agricultural Extension and Rural Development
M.Phil. Agricultural Extension and Rural Development
MSc. Agricultural Extension and Rural Development
a. Department of Accounting Ph.D Accounting and Finance
MSc. Accounting and Finance
b. Department of Public Administration Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Postgraduate Diploma in Public Administration (PGDPA)
Ph.D. Public Administration
M.Sc. Public Administration
M.Phil./Ph.D. Public Administration
M.Sc. Management Studies
c. Department of Business Administration Executive Masters Business Administration (Part-Time)(EMBA)
Postgraduate Diploma Management (PGDM)
a. Department of Sociology Ph.D. Sociology, M.Phil./Ph.D. Sociology, MSc. Sociology,
Ph.D Sociology
M.Phil./Ph.D Sociology of Education
M.Phil./Ph.D Sociology
MSc. Sociology
Master of Social Policy (MSP)
b. Department of Political Science Ph.D. Political Science
M.Phil. Political Science
MSc. Political Science
Master of International Affairs & Diplomacy (MIAD)
Master of Governance and Public Policy (MGPP)
c. Department of Geography M.Phil. Geography
MSc. Geography
Ph.D Geography
d. Department of Economics Master of Banking and Finance (MBF),Ph.D. Economics
Postgraduate Diploma in Banking and Finance (PGDBF)
a. Department of Vet. Anatomy Ph.D. Vet. Anatomy, MSc. Vet. Anatomy
b. Department of Vet. Physiology & Biochemistry MSc. Vet. Physiology
c. Department of Vet. Pharmacology & Toxicology Ph.D. Vet. Pharmacology, MSc. Vet. Pharmacology
d. Department of Vet. Medicine Ph.D. Vet. Medicine, MVM Vet. Medicine
e. Department of Vet. Pathology Ph.D. Vet. Pathology, MSc. Vet. Pathology
f. Department of Theriogenology & Animal Production Ph.D. Theriogenology, MSc. Theriogenology, MSc. Animal Production,
M.Phil./Ph.D Theriogenology, Ph.D. Animal Production, M.Phil./Ph.D Animal Production,
PGD Animal Health, PGD Animal Health and Production
g. Department of Surgery & Radiology Ph.D. Vet. Surgery, Masters Vet. Surgery
h. Department of Vet. Pub. Health & Preventive Medicine Ph.D. Preventive Veterinary Medicine, Ph.D. Veterinary Public Health,
MVPH Veterinary Public Health, MPVM Preventive Veterinary Medicine,
MSc. Veterinary Epidemology
i. Department of Vet. Microbiology Ph.D. Vet. Microbiology, MSc. Vet. Microbiology
j. Department of Vet. Parasitology Ph.D. Veterinary Parasitology, M.Phil. Veterinary Parasitology,
MSc. Vet. Parasitology
a. Department of Arabic Ph.D. Arabic, M.A. Arabic
b. Department of Nigerian Languages Ph. D Hausa Language,
Ph.D Hausa Literature
Ph.D Hausa Culture
M.A. Hausa Literature
M.A. Hausa Culture
M.A. Hausa Language
c. Department of Modern European Language & Linguistics. Ph.D. English Language, Ph.D. Literature in English, Ph.D. Linguistics, M.Phil. English Language, M.Phil. Literature in English, M.Phil. Linguistics, M.Phil. French, M.A. English Language, M.A. Literature in English,M.A. French, M.A. Linguistics.
d. Department of History Ph.D. History
M.Phil./Ph.D History
M.A. History
Masters in International Studies
PGD Migration and Refugee Studies
PGD in Africa and Development Studies
e. Deaprtment of Islamic Studies Ph.D. Islamic Studies, M.Phil./Ph.D Islamic Studies, M.A. Islamic Studies
a. Department of Adult Education & Extension Ph.D. Primary Education, Ph.D. Adult Education, M.Phil./Ph.D Primary Education, M.Phil./Ph.D Adult Education, M.Ed. Adult Education, M.Ed. Primary Education
b. Department of Curriculum & Educational Technology. Ph.D. Language Education, M.Phil./Ph.D Language Education, M.Ed. Educational Technology, Ph.D. Curriculum Studies, M.Ed. Curriculum Studies, M.Ed. Language Education
c. Department of Science & Vocational Education Ph.D. Science Education, Ph.D. Maths Education, M.Phil./Ph.D Science Education
M.Ed. Science Education, M.Ed. Maths Education.
d. Department of Educational Foundation Ph.D. Educational Psychology, Ph.D. Sociology of Education, Ph.D. Philosophy of Education, Ph.D. Guidance & Counseling,
Ph.D Admin. & Planning, M.Phil./Ph.D Admin. & Planning,M.Phil./Ph.D Philosophy of Education, M. Ed Educational Psychology, M. Ed Sociology of Education, M. Ed Philosophy of Education, M. Ed Guidance & Counseling, Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE)
a. Department of Mathemmatics Ph.D. Mathematics, Ph.D. Statistics, MSc. Statistics, Postgraduate Diploma in Statistics (PGDS),MSc. Mathematics
Ph.D. Computer Science, M. Phil / Ph.D. Computer Science, M. Phil. Computer Science.
MSc. Computer Science, Master Information Technology (MIT), Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Science (PGDS).
b. Department of Biochemistry Ph.D. Biochemistry, M.Phil. Biochemistry, MSc. Biochemistry, PGD Biochemistry.
c. Department of Physics Ph.D. Physics, M.Phil./Ph.D. Physics, MSc. Physics
d. Department of Biological Sciences Ph.D. Botany, M.Phil. Botany, MSc. Botany, Ph.D. Biology, M.Phil. Biology,
MSc. Biology, Ph.D. Zoology, MSc. Zoology, Postgraduate Diploma in Biological Sciences (PGDBS)
e. Department of Microbiology MSc. Microbiology, Ph.D Microbiology, M.Phil./Ph.D Micriobiology
f. Department of Pure & Applied Chemistry Ph.D. Petroleum Chemistry, Ph.D. Renewable Energy, Ph.D. Pure Chemistry,
Ph.D. Applied Chemistry, M.Phil. Petroleum Chemistry, M.Phil. Renewable Energy
MSc. Pure Chemistry, MSc. Applied Chemistry, MSc. Petroleum Chemistry, MSc. Renewable Energy.
8. FACULTY OF MEDICAL LAB SCIENCE Ph.D. Medical Laboratory Science
M.Phil./Ph.D. Medical Laboratory Science
MSc. Medical Laboratory Science (Hispathology)
MSc. Medical Laboratory Science (Immunology)
MSc. Medical Laboratory Science (Medical Microbiology)
MSc. Medical Laboratory Science (Chem. Patho.)
MSc. Medical Laboratory Science (Haematology)
c. Department of Physiology Ph.D. Physiology, MSc. Physiology, M.Phil./Ph.D Physiology
a. Department of Anatomy Ph.D. Anatomy, MSc. Anatomy
10. FACULTY OF CLINICAL SCIENCES Master of Public Health (MPH)
b. Dept. of Pharm & Thera Ph.D. Pharmacology, M. Phil Pharmacology, M.Sc. Pharmacology
b. Dept. of Chemical Pathology M.Sc. Chemical. Pathology
M.Phil./Ph.d Law
Master of Information and Communication Techology Law (MICTEL)
13. CENTRE FOR PEACE STUDIES (in collaboration with Department of Political Science, Faculty of Social Sciences) M.Sc. Peace and Conflict Studies
Master of Peace and Security Studies
Postgraduate Diploma in Peace and Security Studies (PGDPS)
M.Phil./Ph.D. Peace and Security Studies
14. FACULTY OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES M.Sc. Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry
M.Phil. Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry
Ph.D. Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry
M.Sc. Pharmaceutical Microbiology
M.Phil./Ph.D. Pharmaceutical Microbiology
Ph.D. Pharmaceutical Microbiology
M.Sc. Pharmaceutics
M.Phil./Ph.D. Pharmaceutics
Ph.D. Pharmaceutics
M.Sc. Pharmacology and Toxicology
M.Phil./Ph.D. Pharmacology and Toxicology
Ph.D. Pharmacology and Toxicology


Usmanu Danfodiyo University Sokoto (Postgraduate School)

Here are the Pg courses offered at Usmanu Danfodiyo University.


All Candidates for admission into Ph.D, M.Phil/Ph.D, M. A., M.Ed., M.Sc. and LLM Programmes must provide records of their Academic Transcripts.

  1. Candidate for admission into Ph.D/ M.Phil programmes shall have M. A., M.Ed., M.Sc and LLM Degrees in the relevant areas with CGPA of not less than 4.0 on a scale of 5.0 from Usmanu Danfodiyo University Sokoto or any other recognized University.
  2. Candidates for admission into M.A., M.Ed., M.Sc. and LL.M programmes shall have: a minimum of a Good Second Class Lower Degree in the relevant areas from Usmanu Danfodiyo University Sokoto or any recognized University.
  3. Candidates for admission into Postgraduate Diploma Programmes should possess the following:
    1. Higher National Diploma (HND) with a minimum of Lower Credit pass in relevant area
    2. Third Class Degree in relevant areas.
    3. Candidates who hold qualifications other than the above which are acceptable to the Board of Postgraduate School and Senate of the University.
    4. In addition to (i) to (iii) above, a candidate must satisfy the University’s Matriculation requirements
  4. Candidates for admission into Masters in Public Health must:
    1. Have MBBS Degree of Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, or an equivalent Medical Degree from a recognized University
  5. Candidates for admission into College of Health Sciences, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Medical Laboratory Science, Science and Veterinary Medicine, must have ‘O’level credits in English, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.
  6. Candidate for admission into Faculty of Education and Extension Services should possess the following:
    1. Education Science: English, Mathematics and other relevant science subjects.
    2. Education Arts: English, Mathematics and credits in relevant subject.
    3. Education Social Science: English, Mathematics and credit in relevant subjects.
    4. Adult/Primary Education: English, Mathematics credits in Arts, Science or Social Science subjects.
  7. Candidates for admission into Faculty of Management Sciences should meet the following requirements:
    1. Accounting and Business Admin: English, Mathematics, and Economics and other relevant subjects.
    2. Public Admin: English, Mathematics, Government/Civic Education / History and other relevant subjects.
  8. Candidate for admission into Faculty of Agriculture must have O’ Level Credits in English, Mathematics, Agriculture/ Biology, Chemistry and Physics.
  9. Candidates for admission into Faculty of Social Sciences should be as follows:
    1. Political Science and Sociology: English, Mathematics, Government/Civic Education/ History with other Arts or Social Science subjects
    2. Economics: English, Mathematics, Economics with other social sciences or Arts subjects.
    3. Geography: English, Mathematics, Geography with other social sciences or Arts subjects.
  10. Candidates for admission into Faculty of Law must have O’ Level Credits in English, Islamic studies with other relevant subjects.
  11. Candidates for admission into Faculty of Arts and Islamic Studies should meet the following requirements:
    1. English Language and Literature in English: English, Literature in English and other Arts or Social Science subjects.
    2. Linguistics: English and any other language with any 3 subjects.
    3. French: English, French and one other Arts subject.
    4. History: English, History or Civic Education and any Arts subjects.
    5. Hausa: English, Hausa and any 3 Arts subjects.
    6. Islamic Studies: English, Islamic Studies and any 3 from Arts or Science subject.
    7. Arabic: English, Arabic and any Arts subjects.
  12. Candidates applying for admission into Computer Science, Physics and Statistics should have the following requirements:
    1. Computer Science and Physics: English, Mathematics, Physics and any other science subjects.
    2. Statistics: English, Mathematics and at least 3 subjects from Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Economics.


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