GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
- All candidates require a credit pass in English Language and Mathematics for
all the courses. However, candidates who obtained their O’Level
Certificates before 2012 without a credit pass in Mathematics and wish to
gain admission into the following Departments are eligible to apply:
Faculty of Humanities
All the Departments in the Faculty of Humanities.
Faculty of Education
All the Departments in the Faculty of Education.
Faculty of Social Sciences
All the Departments in the Faculty of Social Sciences except the Department
ALL PGD PROGRAMMES
- The minimum requirement for the Postgraduate Diploma Programmes is a
Bachelor’s Degree in the related disciplines. Candidates must possess at least
a Second Class Honours Degree or Third Class in the related Discipline. For
HND holders a minimum of Upper Credit is acceptable in the relevant
- For the Postgraduate Diploma in Chemistry (PGDC) Programme, candidates
with Third Class need not apply.
MASTER’S DEGREE PROGRAMMES
- Candidates must possess at least a Second Class Honours Degree of the
University of Port Harcourt or any recognized University, in the relevant course with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 on a 5-point scale or its equivalent.
- Candidates for the Master’s in Education must have obtained a first Degree in
another field and in addition a Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE)
with at least an Upper Credit classification.
- Candidates for the MBA Programme must possess a strong quantitative background. Candidates with PGD must have a CGPA of 3.50 to register for Master’s Degree in the relevant field
- Generally, for the Ph.D Programmes, candidates should have a Master’s
Degree with a minimum CGPA of 3.50 or 4.00 depending on the Department
or its equivalent grade in the relevant discipline at the Master’s level.
Admission will be based on interview performance. Ph.D involves course
work and qualifying examination.
(A) Candidates must either be graduates of Medicine (MBBS) of the
University of Port Harcourt for not less than five (5) years or confirmed and
experienced academic staff of the University with Medical Degree of
(B) In addition to the above, candidates must possess either a recognized
professional qualification at the fellowship level or at least an M.Sc Degree of
a recognized University, after the MBBS Degree.
METHOD OF APPLICATION
Application Fee of Fourteen Thousand Naira (N14,000.00) should be paid
online at any of the following Banks: U&C Microfinance Bank, UBA,
Fidelity Bank, Access Bank, Eco Bank, First Bank and Sterling Bank.
It is mandatory for every candidate to pay the sum of Six Thousand Naira
(N6,000.00) for Prospectus.
Candidates should also visit www.sgs.uniportdatacenter.net/portal/application
to download the Application Forms after payment.
Please note that payment for Application Form does not guarantee admission
and the application fee is non-refundable.
ENCLOSURES TO ACCOMPANY THE SUBMISSION OF
Please enclose two copies of the following documents:
(i) Degree/Postgraduate Diploma Certificate
(ii) NYSC Discharge Certificate or Exemption Certificate
(iii) O’Level Certificate
(iv) Birth Certificate/Affidavit of Age Declaration
(v) Marriage Certificate/Newspaper Publication of Change of Name where
(vi) Local Government Identification Letter and
(vii) Receipts of payment for the Form
You can download full Application PDF below…