Are you ready to take the next step in your academic journey? Benue State University, Makurdi (BSUM), a renowned institution in Nigeria, is pleased to announce the commencement of applications for its postgraduate programs for the 2023/2024 academic session. This presents a golden opportunity for ambitious scholars to pursue Postgraduate Diplomas, Master’s, and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in various fields.
BSUM prides itself on offering a diverse range of programs meticulously crafted to provide students with advanced knowledge and research skills in their chosen disciplines.
Highlights of BSUM Postgraduate
1. Postgraduate application form is a non-refundable fee of 20,000 naira
2. Deadline for submission of online application is around 30th November
3. Master’s and doctoral courses across the different faculties of learning.
Postgraduate Programmes and Courses
– Postgraduate Diplomas
– Master of Arts (M.A)
– Master of Science (M.Sc)
– Master of Laws (LL.M)
– Master of Education (M.Ed)
– Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)
Prospective students can discover the full list of courses offered by visiting the BSUM-Postgraduate-Courses page.
General Admission Requirements into Benue State University
O’ Level Requirements:
– A Credit in English and Mathematics is mandatory for all courses.
– Psychology applicants should have at least a Pass in Biology or Health Sciences.
– For programs in English, Languages & Linguistics, Theatre Arts, and Law, a Credit pass in O’ Level Literature is obligatory.
– Management Science courses and Economics necessitate an O’ Level Credit in Economics.
– IMB O’ Level Credit Passes in Mathematics and English can replace SSCE or GCE O’ Level English Credit pass.
– NCE English major is considered equivalent to an O’ Level Literature Credit pass.
– NCE Use of English may substitute for an O’ Level English Credit pass.
– ‘A’ Level Passes are regarded higher than O’ Level Passes.
Application Procedure for BSUM Postgraduate Admission
Here’s a step-by-step guide to applying for postgraduate admission at BSUM:
1. Pre-registration: Start your journey by visiting the [BSUM Postgraduate Portal](
https://portal.bsum.edu.ng/postGraduate.jsp) to complete preliminary registration details and obtain an Application Number.
2. Payment of Application Fee: Take the pre-registration form to Fidelity Bank and pay the non-refundable application fee of N20,000 using the Application Number.
3. Completion of Application Form: After payment, complete the BSUM application and select Postgraduate to complete the online Application Form. Upload your academic credentials and other necessary documents before submitting.
4. Reference Forms: Ensure that three referees complete the online reference forms.
5. Final Submission: Remember, incomplete applications will not be processed. So, upload all the relevant documents to ensure a smooth application process.
– Late applications can be submitted up to 30 days from the date of advertisement and will incur an additional charge of N5,000.00.
Guidelines for Filling the Application Forms:
– Provide accurate and complete information on the application form.
– Clearly specify your intended course of study and any specialization.
– Official transcripts from your former universities must be sent directly to the Postgraduate School.
– Keep in mind that only one Degree/Diploma application can be submitted at a time.
The application window closes 30 days after the advertisement date. Don’t miss your chance to embark on a postgraduate journey at BSUM.