Postgraduate School Admission

Admission for the 2023/2024 Academic Session

Applications are hereby invited from qualified candidates for admission into the underlisted postgraduate programmes

Bingham University curricula are of high academic standard and entrepreneurial in nature to prepare our graduates for self-reliance in a developing economy. In-line with its mission of providing quality and functional education, the Postgraduate programmes are designed to be practically relevant to the country’s needs and challenges.

Sale of Application Forms

The sale of application forms is on-going.

List of Available Programmes

Faculty Department Programme
1 Administration Accounting PGD Accounting
M.Sc Accounting
Ph.D Accounting
Business Administration PGD Management
PGD Crowd Control and Management
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
M.Sc Human Resource Management
M.Sc Business Administration
Ph.D Business Administration
2 Arts English & Literary Studies M.A. English & Literary Studies
Ph.D English & Literary Studies
3 Environmental Sciences Architecture M.Sc Architecture
4 Basic Medical Sciences Anatomy M.Sc Anatomy
Ph.D Anatomy
Physiology M.Sc Physiology
Ph.D Physiology
5 Clinical Sciences Community Medicine & Primary Healthcare PGD Public Health
PGD Infectious Disease Control
Master of Public Health (MPH)
M.Sc Public Health
6 Faculty of Law LL.M Law
Ph.D Law
7 Science & Technology Biochemistry M.Sc Biochemistry
M.Sc Nutrition & Dietetics
Ph.D Biochemistry
Biological Sciences M.Sc Microbiology
Ph.D Microbiology
Chemical Sciences M.Sc Environmental Chemistry
Ph.D Environmental Chemistry
Computer Science PGD Computer Science
Master of Cyber Security & Digital Forensics (MCSDF)
8 Social Sciences Economics Master of Financial Economics (MFE)
Master of Public Sector Economics (MPSE)
M.Sc Economics
Ph.D Economics
Mass Communication PGD Digital Media Communication
M.Sc Mass Communication
Ph.D Mass Communication
Political Science Master of Election Management (MEM)
Master of Legislative Studies (MLS)

Specific Requirements

Ph.D. Degree Programmes

Candidates seeking admission into the Doctor of Philosophy programme must meet the following requirements:

  • Hold an academic master's degree from Bingham University or any other recognized university.
  • Have a minimum CGPA of 3.50 on a scale of 5.00.

Masters Degree Programmes

Academic Masters:

Candidates for academic masters programmes with a first degree from Bingham University or any other recognized university must meet one of the following requirements:

  • Possess a minimum of Second Class (Lower Division) in the relevant field, or
  • Hold a relevant Postgraduate Diploma with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 from Bingham University or any recognized university.

Professional Masters

Candidates for professional masters degree must meet the following requirements:

  • Possess a minimum of Second Class (Lower Division) degree in the relevant area from Bingham University or any recognized university.
  • A postgraduate diploma in the relevant area, not below the classification of lower credit, from Bingham University or any recognized university could be considered, provided candidates satisfy the conditions for postgraduate diploma as indicated above.

Postgraduate Diploma Programmes

A candidate seeking admission into any postgraduate diploma programme must meet one of the following qualification requirements:

  • Possess a qualification equivalent to a first degree with at least a 3rd Class Degree or higher, or
  • Hold a Higher National Diploma (with at least Lower Credit) or its equivalent.

General Requirements

All candidates must meet the following general admission requirements:

  • Have five (5) O’ Level credit passes, including Mathematics and English, in the required subjects.
  • Complete the application forms online and upload scanned copies of their credentials.
  • Submit their National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Discharge or Exemption Certificate.

Transcripts and Reference Letters

Transcripts of Academic Records should be forwarded to the following address:

The Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies, Bingham University, Km 26, Abuja-Keffi Expressway, Karu, Nasarawa State.

Candidates are to obtain three (3) letters of Reference and forward same to the above address. The reference letters must come from persons who have either taught or worked with them

Printed copies of the completed application forms and credentials should be submitted to the School of Postgraduate Studies, Bingham University.

Application Procedure

Application forms are available online, subject to the payment of a non-refundable fee based on the program of interest:

  • Ph.D. Programmes: ₦25,000
  • Master Programmes: ₦20,500
  • Postgraduate Diploma (PGD): ₦15,500

Mode of Payment and Application Instructions

Mode of Payment:

  1. Visit the Bingham University website:
  2. For detailed instructions on making payments, check the User Guide.

Application Process:

  1. Begin your application by creating an account using your email as the username and a password of your choice by following the link:
  2. Fill out the application forms and submit.


Calls: 08062169155, 08066627637, 09066515579, 08036442235, 08063479024

Email: or


Nomtai M. Shera

Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies