FUTMINNA Postgraduate Courses and Requirements

Complete list of postgraduate courses offered by the Federal University of Technology, Minna (FUTMINNA) and the admission requirements for each.

FUTMINNA Postgraduate Courses and Requirements

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See the list of courses advertised for the 2021/2022 academic session below.

Complete List of FUTMINNA Postgraduate Courses and Requirements – MTech/MEng and PhD.
MTech/MEng and PhD Programmes

1. SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE AND AGRICULTURAL TECHNOLOGY (SAAT)

‘O’Level Entry Requirement: Candidates applying into any Department in the School of Agriculture and Agricultural Technology must have at least five ‘O’ Level Credits to include: English Language Mathematics, Biology /Agricultural Science, Chemistry and any one relevant Science subject.

Department of Agricultural Economics and Farm Management
Ph.D (Full-time and Part-time) and MTech (Full-time only) in Agricultural Economics:
Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development
Ph.D (Full-time and Part-time) and MTech (Full-time only) in Agricultural Extension and Rural Development:
Department of Animal Production
PhD (Full-time and Part-time) in the following areas of specialization:
Animal Nutrition (Monogastic & Ruminant Animal Nutrition)
Meat Science
Reproductive Physiology
Animal Breeding and Genetics
MTech (Full-time only) in Animal Production.
Department of Crop Production
PhD (Full-time and part-time) in the following areas of specialization:
Weed Science,
Horticulture,
Crop Breeding/Genetics
Post Harvest Technology
Crop protection(Nematology&Virology)
MTech (Full-time only) in the following areas of specialization:
Agronomy
Crop Production
Crop Protection
Department of Soil Science and Land Management
PhD (Full-time and Part-time) in the following areas of specialization:
i) Soil Conservation and Water Management
ii) Soil Fertility
iii) Soil Physics
iv) Soil Microbiology
v) Pedology
MTech (Full-time only) in the Soil Science
Department of Water Resources, Aquaculture and Fisheries Technology
PhD (Full-time and Part-time) in the following areas of specialization:
Aquaculture/Fish nutrition
Hydrobiology/Limnology
Fish Post Harvest Technology
Fish Genetics and Breeding
Fish Biology
Fish Ecology
Fish Toxicology
MTech (Full-time only) in Fisheries Technology
2. SCHOOL OF ELECTRICAL AND ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY (SEET)

‘O’ Level Entry Requirement: Candidates applying into any Department in the School of Engineering and Engineering Technology must have at least five ‘O’ Level Credits to include English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any one of the following: Biology/Agricultural Science, Technical Drawing, Geography or Economics.

Department of Electrical/Electronic Engineering
MEng (Full-time only) in the following areas of Specialization:
Power System
Electronics
Department of Telecommunication Engineering
Ph.D. (Full-time and Part-time) MEng (Full-time only) in Communication Engineering.
3. SCHOOL OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY (SEMT)

a. Department Of Entrepreneurship and Business studies

PhD (Full-Time and Part-Time) and MTech (Full-time only) in Entrepreneurship and Business studies
Entry Requirement: Minimum of five (5) Credits including Mathematics, English Language, Economics and any two Social Science or Science subjects.

b. Department of Project Management Technology

PhD (Full-time and Part-time) and MTech (Full-time only) in Project Management
Entry Requirement: Minimum of five Credits including English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Economics and any other Science or Social Science subjects.

c. Department Of Transport Management Technology

PhD (Full-time and Part-time) MTech (Full-time only) in Transport Management Technology
Entry Requirement: Five ‘O’ Level Credits in English Language, Mathematics, Geography, Economics and one Science Subject.

4. SCHOOL OF ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY (SET)

a) Department of Architecture

PhD (Full-time and Part-time) and MTech (Full-time only) in Architecture
Specific Entry Requirement:

BTech (Arch) Degree with a minimum of Second Class Lower Division from a 5-year Architecture programme.
Minimum of five (5) ‘O’ Level Credits to include English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any two of the following: Chemistry, Technical Drawing, Economics, Geography, Building Construction, Fine Art and Surveying.
b) Department of Building

PhD (Full-time and Part-time) and MTech (Full-time only) in Construction Technology
O’ Level Entry Requirement: Minimum of five (5) ‘O’ Level Credits to include English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and one of the following subjects: Economics, Geography, Technical Drawing, Biology/Agricultural Science

c) Department of Estate Management and Valuation

PhD (Full-time and Part-time) and MTech (Full-time only) in Estate Management and Valuation
O’ Level Entry Requirement: Minimum of five (5) ‘O’ Level Credits to include English Language, Mathematics, Economics and any two of the following: Chemistry, Technical Drawing, Geography, Surveying, Physics, and Agricultural Science/Biology.

d) Department of Quantity Surveying

PhD (Full-time and Part time) and MTech (Full-time only) in Quantity Surveying.
Specific Entry Requirement: Minimum of five (5) ‘O’ Level Credits to include English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any two of the following: Chemistry, Technical Drawing, Economics, Geography, Surveying and Agricultural Science/Biology.

e) Department of Surveying and Geoinformatics

PhD (Full-time and Part-time and MTech (Full-time only) in Surveying and Geoinformatics
Entry Requirement: Minimum of five (5) ‘O’ Level Credits to include English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any two of the following: Chemistry, Technical Drawing, Economics, Geography, Elementary Surveying, and Agricultural Science/Biology.

f) Department of Urban and Regional Planning.

PhD (Full-time and Part-time) and MTech (Full-time only) in Urban and Regional Planning
Entry Requirement: A minimum of five (5) ‘O’ Level Credits in English Language, Mathematics and Geography. The other two subjects must be from Sciences or Social Sciences. (Physics, Chemistry, Agricultural Science/ Biology, Technical Drawing, Economics or Government).

5. SCHOOL OF LIFE SCIENCES (SLS)

a) Department of Animal Biology

PhD (Full-time and Part-time) and MTech (Full-time only) in the following areas of specialization:
Zoology (Applied Entomology and Parasitology)
Zoolgy(Applied Hydrobiology)
O’ Level Entry Requirement: Candidates must have five (5) ‘O’ Level Credits in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and any other Science subjects except Agricultural Science. At least a Pass in Physics is required

b) Department of Biochemistry

PhD (Full-time and Part-time) and MTech (Full-time only) in the following areas of specialization:
i) Nutrition
ii) Toxicology
iii) Natural Products/Drug Delivery
iv) Industrial Biochemistry/Biotechnology
O’ Level Entry Requirement: Minimum of five (5) ‘O’ Level Credits in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

c) Department of Plant Biology

PhD (Full-time and Part-time) MTech (Full-time only) in the following areas of specialization:
Botany (Applied Plant Genetics and Breeding)
Botany (Mycology )
d) Department of Microbiology

PhD (Full-time and Part-time) and MTech (Full-time only) in the following areas of specialization:
Food and Industrial Microbiology
Medical Microbiology
Environmental Microbiology and
Pharmaceutical Microbiology
O’ Level Entry Requirement: Minimum of five (5) ‘O’ Level Credits in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and any other Science subject except Agriculture Science. At least a Pass in Physics is required.

6. SCHOOL OF PHYSICAL SCIENCES (SPS)

a) Department of Chemistry

PhD (Full-time and Part-time) and MTech (Full-time only) in the following areas of specialization:
Organic Chemistry
Natural Product Chemistry
Polymer Science and Technology
O’ Level Entry Requirement: Minimum of five (5) ‘O’ Level Credits in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.

b) Department of Geography

PhD (Full-time and Part-time) in the following Options:
Applied Meteorology
Remote Sensing Application
Environmental Management
Geography
O’ Level Entry Requirement: Minimum of five (5) ‘O Level Credits in English Language, Mathematics, Geography and any other two from the following: Physics, Chemistry, Economics, and Biology/Agricultural Science.

c) Department of Geology

PhD (Full-time and Part-time) in the following areas of specialization:
i) Hydrogeology
ii) Mineral Exploration
iii) Biostratigraphy
MTech (Full-time only) in the following areas of specialization:
i) Hydrogeology
ii) Mineral Exploration
iii) Biostratigraphy
iv) Environmental Geology
O’ Level Entry Requirement: Minimum of five (5) ‘O’ Level Credits in English Language, Mathematics, Biology/Chemistry and any other Science subject except Agricultural Science.

d) Department of Mathematics

PhD (Full-time and Part-time) and MTech (Full-time only) in Applied Mathematics
O’ Level Entry Requirement: Minimum of five (5) ‘O’ Level Credits in English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any other two Science subjects.

e) Department of Physics

PhD (Full-time and Part-time) and MTech (Full-time only) in the following areas of specialization:
i) Applied Geophysics
ii) Solid State Physics.
Applied Atmospheric Physics
Medical Physics
Applied Nuclear Physics
O’ Level Entry Requirement: Minimum of five (5) ‘O’ Level Credits in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and one other Science subject.

7. SCHOOL OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION (SSTE)

a) Department of Industrial and Technology Education

Ph.D. (Full-time and Part-time) in the following areas of specialization:
Automobile Technology Education
Woodwork Technology Education
Electrical/Electronic Technology Education
Metal Work Technology Education
MTech (Full-time only) in the following areas of specialization:
Automobile Technology Education
Building Technology Education
Electrical/Electronic Technology Education
Metal work Technology Education
Woodwork Technology Education
‘O’ Level Entry Requirement: Minimum of five (5) ‘O’ Level Credits in English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any two other Science subjects.