Masters Program in University Of Ibadan: All You Should Know


University of Ibadan is undoubtedly one of the best universities in Nigeria. All the programs offered at the school are of top quality. The educational standard is world class; this is not surprising anyway, considering the fact that the institution is the 4th best institution of higher learning in Africa.


The institution has up to 7,000 Masters Degree students on admission and it is one of the best schools for Masters Degree program.  Are you planning on registering for Masters Degree program in university of Ibadan and you would need one or two information as background before you go ahead with the process?

You will be given very helpful information about the Masters Degree program in university of Ibadan in this write up.  Read on to find out how things operate in this institution.

Requirements for admission

For a student to be considered for University Of Ibadan Masters Degree Program, he/she is expected to have graduated from the university of Ibadan or other recognized university in Nigeria or other countries of the world. The Faculty of Postgraduate Committee is saddled with the responsibility of determining admission requirements and finalizing on admission list.

Professional Degree of Masters or Degree of Masters are programs into which any student that has no history of graduating from a recognized university can be admitted into. Any student that has graduated with Research Higher Degree can be admitted to Ph.D or M.Phil degree programs. This is subject to the decision of the Faculty Postgraduate Committee.

Admission can be granted on temporary basis pending the time the student’s assessment reports are made available by the relevant authorities. The Faculty of Postgraduate Committee is responsible for setting up the panel for the report assessment.

Types of admission

University Of Ibadan Masters Degree Program is offered in different programs, namely Full-Time program, Part-Time program and Occasional studded program.

A student must satisfy the requirements of the Postgraduate School for him/her to be granted admission into full-time postgraduate program, which includes graduation from a recognized university.

The student must prove that he/she is not in employment in order to be considered for full-time admission. The student must have been relieved of all employments. A candidate may be asked to withdraw from the university if he/she is found to have provided false information in this regard.

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An individual, who is a member of the academic staff in university of Ibadan automatically, qualifies for part-time Masters Degree program in the institution.

Aspiring students that are not members of academic staff of the institution on the other hand must satisfy the Postgraduate School that facilities for their works as part-time students are adequate.  Evidence of release by employers may be demanded from the aspiring part-time degree students.

Those seeking postgraduate admission as Occasional Students must meet the minimum entry requirements of the postgraduate program.  Such aspiring students must also be recommended by the Faculty Postgraduate Committee.  Such a student will however not be awarded Masters Degree by the University of Ibadan.

Application forms

The aspiring student can download the application form for University Of Ibadan Masters Degree Program from their website at The cost of the application form may change.

However, the current cost is N15,000 for academic programs and N18,000 for professional programs.  The student is equally expected to sit for Test of Proficiency in English Language and the test will cost the student N2,500.

The student is expected to fill the form and also submit it online.  The student can get invoice for the forms from any of the accredited banks by the institution. Banks used by the institution are Skye and GTB. The aspiring student is expected to provide all required information so as to prevent halt of action or delay in registration.

The candidate is not allowed to apply for more than one postgraduate degree program. All relevant credentials are to be uploaded along with the application form. The applicant will then be notified electronically about the status of admission process.

The applicant is expected to provide an email address during registration and this will be used in communicating with the student.

The applicant is expected to provide 3 Letters of Recommendation from any 3 of the faculty members. Such recommendation letters can equally be provided by any 3 individuals that are accustomed with the academic works of the applicant.

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The referee forms can be downloaded by the applicant online. The forms are also expected to be submitted online. The student’s transcript is expected to be sent by mail to the Postgraduate School.  The transcript must be submitted on time so that it will not constitute delay in admission processing.

There is no form of discrimination when considering applicants for University Of Ibadan Masters Degree Program.  No form of discrimination on the basis of physical deformity, ethnic origin, national origin, religion, age or gender.

Admission is based only on merit.  The student is expected to have minimum of Second Class Upper Division before he/she can be considered for admission; this rule also holds for foreign students seeking admission into University Of Ibadan Masters Degree Program.

An applicant is expected to score minimum of 40% in the English Language Proficiency test before he/she can be considered for admission into University Of Ibadan Masters Degree Program. This is the same for foreign students.

The foreign students are equally expected to provide 3 letters of recommendation just like it is the case with indigenous students. Some masters degree programs require that the student comes for interview before he/she can be considered for admission into that particular program.

The Masters Degree program you plan to register for must correspond to the first degree certificate you obtained and present to the school authority in your transcript.


In the event you need more information about University Of Ibadan Masters Degree Program, you can send email to or you can visit their website at You will surely be furnished with all the information you need via these routes.

The website contains latest information regarding registration fees, registration date, screening process and date and lots more. The school requests that all correspondence relating to postgraduate programs and admission should be forwarded to The Secretary, Postgraduate School, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria,




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  1. Pls when will UI start selling masters form for 2019/2020 session.thank you

    1. Usman ahmad kalgo

      Ihave read hausa education at udus can i gate adms in phsycology

  2. Please Whom do I address my transcript to when sending it to the PG School?

  3. Isiorhovoja Eloho Beatrice

    When will 2019/2020 postgraduate forms be out, please? I need to be on the know.

  4. Abdulkareem Abubakar Adisa

    when is 2019 admission form will be out

  5. Tosin olojede

    Pls when will the latest form be out?2019/2020

    1. Anthonia

      When will 2019/2020 masters form will be out,and I did SLT(micro biology option)what course can I put in for my Masters, thanks

  6. Olayiwola

    Do they have MPA in University of Ibadan

  7. Gberindyer Evelyn Desengen

    please sir,I received an email that I missed the second PTE,and they have rescheduled it for 24th November,meanwhile am to pay three thousand naira as a charge how do I pay that money and which bank am I to pay to am in Benue.

  8. patience

    Scored 45 can I be addicted to the school

  9. taiwo

    what does proposal in the uploading of credentials means

    1. Adelaja Idowu

      When will UI admission form for Master’s program be released.

  10. Bello Hameed

    I graduated with 3.20 and I’m planning to apply for my master degree in Ui, could that be possible? I mean does ui accept 2.2?


    Good day, after requesting that my transcript be sent to UI from my school FUNAAB, how do I know if UI has gotten it?…..what is next after submission? and how do i get to know about the the test date?


    Good day, after requesting that my transcript be sent to UI from my school FUNAAB, how do I know UI has gotten it?…..what is next after submission, and how do i get to know about the the test date?

  13. Onyemachi Abigail

    please can I know where masters in medical statistics fall. professional or academic
    also want to know the tuition fee

  14. audu aliyu

    pls sir does UI offer academic masters in Accounting pls i am seriously interested in that

    1. Agboola Abiodun JV

      Pls sir, i want to ask regulatory body handled postgraduate studies at UI may be part time Master in accounting as started professional or academic lecture. Pls am seriously interested if the course is available


  15. Nsima

    please I want to know if they offered Msc accounting

  16. Temitope

    Pls I applied for 2018/2019 postgraduate admission and presently for the past 2 week’s now am having problem uploading my olevel result Pls what should cause I kw time is not on my side

  17. Beatrice Onunkwo

    Pls when will d form for 2018/2019 be out and I do I apply

    1. Nifemi

      The form is out already, visit their website

      1. Chidera

        is the sale still on?

  18. Beatrice Onunkwo

    Pls I need to know when the form for 2018/2019 will be out for sales. Thanks

  19. prowess

    To whom it may concern
    Can i have a look at the timetable for masters program part time (Educational Management) 2017/2018?

  20. ibukun temitope

    I graduated with a second class lower division from the department if educational management and i wish to apply in that same field for my master programme. any hope please.

  21. Areola olubola

    I have B.A in philosophy and religious studies,I want to know if I can apply for communications and language arts for masters programme.

  22. hello, i would like to know if new courses have been added to UI’s msc courses like MARKETING


    please when will 2018/2019 session postgraduate form be out.

  24. uwanaka chukwudi

    when masters programme for this year 2018/2919 will commence,buying the form

  25. Adejuyigbe Ayodele

    Pls I graduated with second class lower in u.I b.ed French can I apply



  27. Yetunde

    Am Yetunde by name….please I studied Human Kinetics and graduated from OOU with second class lower division….I want to apply for exercise physiology in MSC ….please is there any assurance that I will be given admission in UI and if my transcript is not yet available how do I go about it.

  28. Adebayo Emmanuel Akinwale

    I want to know when UI master form will and how much it will cost for academic master form.And how much is their school fee.

  29. kester

    hi please I need to knw wen sales of form for 2018/2019 will be available


    Dear Sir,
    I am a Cameroonian writing from Cameroon. PLease does your institution offers Land Survey engineering or Geomatics engineering in the Master degree programme? If yes send me the admission requirement and application form.

  31. Steve Blessing

    I’m Steve by name. I want to know If Ibadan offer any course in Safety at masters Level. I hold a B sc from Ado Ekiti. Tanx for ur reply

  32. Akanbi Faith oyime

    Goodday! I’m Faith, a graduate of oau. I graduated with second class upper in French/German languages. Pls can I apply for MBA in ui?

  33. Akanbi Faith oyime

    Goodday! I’m Faith, a graduate of oau. I graduated with second class upper in French/German languages. Pls can I apply for MBA in UI, 2018/19?

  34. Adeleke Adeola

    Am Adeola. I graduated from University of ibadan. study social work. can I apply for nursing science in Masters program. And pls when will the form out for this year 2018.

  35. victor

    i wish to get information on when the application for masters program for next section will start.


    Please I want to know if form for masters program is out for 2018/2019 session. Thanks

  37. Praise obia

    Pls want to know if post graduate programs is granted to graduates from national open university Nigeria.

  38. Adeojo Joy

    Pls I studied Plant biology at the university of Ilorin with second class upper, can I apply for masters in public health programmes.

  39. Uche

    Please does UI offer Business administration in their MSC program?

  40. uzairu Dalhatu

    I have second class lower division in applied microbiology from Abubakar tafawa balewa university bauchi (ATBU), and i want to study archaeology & anthropology in my msc program. can I get admission into this prestigious university?.

  41. uzairu Dalhatu

    I have second class lower division in applied microbiology from Abubakar tafawa balewa university bauchi (ATBU), Can i get admission into this prestigious university?

  42. Ejalonibu Akeem G.

    brilliant information thanks, pls I care to know the available courses in Geography and the tuition fees


    Since LIFE Theological seminary is an affliate of UI. Will graduates from here with 2nd Class lower be considered for Master programme in the Dept. of Religious Studies?

  44. Elijah Mangbon

    i love university of Ibadan and i pray to get admission there, now that i have the admission requirement. But my question is will i have pass the test before i apply for admission?

  45. samari

    pls what is d tuition fee for MSC
    industrial chemistry.

  46. Joseph mike

    I’m a distinction student from petroleum training institute with HND can i apply for M.Sc?

  47. tobi oyedokun

    I graduated with second class lower in microbiology. Can I still apply

  48. Sunday Adigun

    please what is the latest information on school of business master level.

  49. tosin

    I would like to know if they offer masters degree in test and measurement and also marketting and the requirement thanks

  50. tosin

    I would like to know if they offer masters of education in test and measurement and the requirement and also masters in marketing.. thank you



  52. Seyi

    Please I have second class lower in political science and I want to put in for masters degree

  53. obinna

    please i would like to know the field options for agricultural and environmental engineering in university of ibadan

  54. Clinton

    Pls I need detail information on the amount of tuition fees for masters in forensic science.

  55. Clinton

    Pls can I hv detail of ur tuition fee in masters of forensic science. I needed it for adequate financial preparation.

    1. DEBBY

      115,050 FOR 3RD SEMESTER

  56. Lukman A.

    pls under which category does Master in law falls, academics or professional?


    Kindly advise me if i can meet up with ur part time master programme.I am currently in employment but i work from monday to tuesday.your prompt reply will be appreciated

  58. patience

    pls how do i go abt the UI postgraduate registration 2017/2018

    1. Sunkazzy

      Go on to their website, you will get detailed information


    pls my field of interest is blink why

  60. Gyegweh Kalemba Terlumun

    My university has being on strike for about two months and nothing positive till now. Benue State University Makurdi.
    Is there any way people like us can be considered concerning this issue of transcript?

    1. Kershio Desmons shater

      I also came from Benue state university mkd,with second class lower, can ui admit me for in pol sc (international Relations)

      1. ayo durojaaiye

        I am blind person. and I am having highier deploma in vocational counselling course from kad poly. what do I do for admission?

  61. Towobola Abiodun

    please I graduated in 2009/2010 studying Zoology with third class. can I apply for Masters in public health programs?

  62. Olamide

    I need to find out if the forms are out for masters programs

  63. Olamisoji Omomadeea

    I have a second class lower division in Educational Management and I am planning to apply for personel management. what are my chances?

  64. Bola Salako

    Bola Salako,
    I have second class lower division can I apply for Masters degree part time program

  65. salim umar abdullahi

    Most i have NYSC certificate before i can i get admission pls?

  66. Busola

    please when will 2017/2018 session postgraduate form be out.

  67. Azeez Said Adewale

    I graduated from University of Ado- Ekiti, through a part time program. We were not allowed to go for a the NYSC, hence I dont have the required discharge certificate. Can I apply for a masters program in your university?

    1. papa

      you dnt need to have either discharge or nysc before u cud be admited

  68. JUMOKE

    need to find out the courses offered for the Masters program, i graduated from federal polytechnic Ilaro in 1991.HND Accountancy

  69. Salami Adeola

    Please,am yet to get information for part time programme in UI

    1. Sunkazzy

      Go to

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