The Sultan Maccida Institute for Peace, Leadership, and Development Studies at the University of Abuja (UNIABUJA) is breaking barriers by opening the doors to candidates from varied academic backgrounds. Whether you are in Engineering, Health Sciences, Finance, Law, or Marketing, the institute’s postgraduate programs are designed to enhance your skills and transform you into a leader in your field.
Here’s a comprehensive guide on everything you need to know about this fantastic opportunity, from the courses offered to the application process.
A. master’s degree Programmes:
- Peace and Security Studies: Delve into the dynamics of peace, conflict, and security in modern society.
- Leadership and Discipline: Equip yourself with the traits and strategies essential to becoming an effective leader.
- Society and Development Studies: Explore the complex relationships that shape societies and their progress.
- Criminology and Security Studies: Understand crime, its causes, and the methodologies to ensure security.
- Emergency and Disaster Management: Learn to manage and mitigate emergencies, ensuring community safety.
B. Postgraduate Diploma Programmes:
- Postgraduate Diploma Peace and Security Studies: A foundation course in peace and security with practical applications.
- Postgraduate Diploma Leadership and Discipline: Develop your leadership abilities with focused training.
- Postgraduate Diploma Society and Development Studies: Understand societal structures and how to foster development.
- Postgraduate Diploma Criminology and Security Studies: A primer on criminology with an emphasis on security management.
- Postgraduate Diploma Emergency and Disaster Management: Gain essential knowledge in managing emergencies and disasters effectively.
General Admission Requirements
To qualify for these esteemed programs, applicants must meet the following requirements:
- Educational Qualifications: Five (5) credit passes including English Language and Mathematics at ‘O’ Level WASC/NECO/GCE or their equivalent, not exceeding two sittings.
- Undergraduate Degree: A Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of Second Class Lower, except for Postgraduate Diploma programs, where candidates need a minimum of Third Class Degree or HND with Lower Credit or equivalent from a recognized institution.
- NYSC Completion: An NYSC discharge certificate or exemption letter is mandatory.
Duration of Programmes
- Postgraduate Diploma: Range from 9 to 24 calendar months.
- Master’s Degree: Extend between 18 and 36 calendar months.
Method of Application
Interested candidates can apply online via the University’s application portal.
Application Fee: A non-refundable fee of N25,000.00 (Twenty-five thousand Naira) is required.
Contact Details for Enquiries:
- Call: 0807 231 7310 / 0803 625 8454
The application deadline is Wednesday, 20th September 2023. Don’t miss the chance to be part of an elite group of professionals and scholars.
Conclusion: Shape Your Future with UNIABUJA
The Sultan Maccida Institute for Peace, Leadership, and Development Studies is committed to nurturing future leaders across diverse fields. With a rich curriculum, experienced faculty, and a learning environment designed to foster growth and innovation, you can achieve unparalleled success.
All the best in your pursuit!