Edo varsity gets nod to run post-graduate programmes

Edo State University Uzairue, formerly Edo University Iyamho, has commenced admission into postgraduate programme for the 2020/2021 academic session after securing approval of the National Universities Commission (NUC).

The commencement of the postgraduate programme is sequel to the graduation of two sets of students and a resource verification visit to the University by the National Universities Commission in November 2020.


The University secured approval for postgraduate Diplomas, Masters and Doctors of Philosophy in Economics, History and International Studies and Political Science. Others include; Biochemistry, Computer Science, and Microbiology and postgraduate Diplomas, Masters in Accounting

With this, graduate students from around the country are advised to visit the University’s website for more details and procedures to obtain the postgraduate admission form for the commencement of their programmes. The University has well-equipped laboratories/studios as well as conducive classrooms for teaching and learning, as well as a flexible fee payment structure for students intending to study in the Edo State University, Uzairue Postgraduate School.

The modern public institution has continued to achieve great heights within its five years of its existence.

Being the first University in West Africa to adopt CANVAS as its learning management system and having completed the 2019/2021 academic session using the CANVAS LMS at the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic.

It has also commenced academic activities for her undergraduate programmes for the 2020/2021 academic session with students resuming physically for their lectures.

Admission slots are still available in some departments in the University and intending students who wrote the last JAMB UTME examination and their parents are advised to visit the school’s website to complete an admission request form, which will enable them to join the university and enjoy an uninterrupted academic sojourn in a World-Class University.


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