National Universities Commission (NUC)finally Approves NDA Post-Graduate Programmes

Information reaching the DailyschoolNews informative team today, is that The NDA Postgraduate School, was established in 2005.

If you can recall, sometime last year, the National Universities Commission (NUC) had directed that NDA are to close down all PG programmes in the school, because of lack of formal approval from the Commission.

However, the decision was in line with the Commission’s new policy on PG programmes in all universities in Nigeria, this entails resource verification.
NDA did host the NUC resource verification team from the 23rd – 24th of August 2012.
However, the result of the verification exercise, did displayed a whooping percentage of pass for all departments, which were currently running postgraduate programmes in Universities in Nigeria.
Meanwhile, the PG programmes in NDA have been re-focused, with emphasis on defence and strategic needs of Nigerians.
According to the information been sent to us, the list of the National University Commission, (NUC) approved PG courses include the following:
a. Department of Chemistry.
1. Full-Time.
1. MSc/PhD Organic Chemistry.
2. MSc Material Science and Explosives
3. MSc/PhD Analytical Chemistry.
4. MSc/PhD Inorganic Chemistry.
5. MSc Environmental Chemistry.
6. MSc Environmental Chemistry.

2 Part-Time
PGD forensic Chemistry
a. Department of Mathematics/Computer Science.
b. Department of Mathematics/Computer Science

1. Full-Time.
I. MSc Pure Mathematics
II. MSc Mathematics
(Operations Research)

c. Department of Physics.
1. Full-Time.
i. Msc/PhD Theoretical Physics.
ii. MSc/PhD Nuclear and Radiation Physics
iii. Msc/PhD Solid State Physics.

d. Department of Biological Sciences.
1. Full-Time.
a. MSc Medicinal and Poisonous Plants Studies.
b. MSc Biotechnology.
c. Msc Parasitology.

e. Department of Electrical/Electronics Engineering.
1. Full-Time.
a. MEng /PhD Electronics and Communications Engineering.
b. MEng /PhD Electrical Power Systems Engineering.

2. Part-Time. PGD Electrical/Electronic Engineering.

f. Department of Economics and Management Sciences.
1. Full-Time.
a. Msc/PhD Accounting.
b. Msc/PhD Economics.

2. Part-Time.
a. Masters in Business Administration.
b. PGD Banking and Finance.
c. PGD Management.

g. Department of Geography.
1. Full-Time.
a. Msc/PhD Military Geography.
b. Msc/PhD Geography in Remote Sensing/GIS.
c. Msc/PhD Geography in Climatology
d. Msc/PhD Urban Geography
e. Msc/PhD Geography in Population Studies.
f. Msc/PhD Geography in Environmental Management.

2: Part-Time.
a. PGD Environmental Management.
b. PGD Geography in Remote Sensing/GIS.

H. Department of History and International Studies.
1. Full-Time.
a. MA/PhD Military History.
b. MA/PhD International Studies.
2. Part-Time.
d. Masters in Development Studies.

I. Department of Political Science and Defence Studies.
1. Full-Time.
a. MSc/PhD Defence and Strategic Studies.
2. Part-Time.
a. PGD Public Administration.
b. Masters in Public Administration.
c. Masters in Strategy and Security Administration.
d. Masters in International Affairs and Strategic Studies.

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