Applications are invited from interested and suitably qualified candidates for admission into
the following Part-Time and Postgraduate programmes of the Bauchi State University,
Gadau (BASUG) for the 2018/2019 academic session.
Faculty of Social and Management Sciences
1. B.Sc. Accounting
2. B.Sc. Business Administration
3. B.Sc. Economics
4. B.Sc. Political Science
5. B.Sc. Public Administration
6. B.Sc. Sociology
Faculty of Arts and Education
1. B.A. Arabic
2. B.A. Islamic Studies
3. B.A. Linguistics

NB: All candidates are requested to note that all part-time programmes are resident at Yuli Campus of the University, Bauchi.

Faculty of Arts and Education:
1. Postgraduate Diploma in Arabic
2. M.A. Arabic
3. M.A. Islamic Studies
4. M.A. Hausa
5. PhD Arabic
6. PhD Islamic Studies
7. PhD Hausa

Faculty of Science:
1. Postgraduate Diploma in Biochemistry
2. Postgraduate Diploma in Botany
3. Postgraduate Diploma in Chemistry
4. Postgraduate Diploma in Microbiology
5. Postgraduate Diploma in Physics
6. Postgraduate Diploma in Zoology
7. M.Sc. Biochemistry
8. M.Sc. Chemistry
9. M.Sc. Mathematics
10. M.Sc. Microbiology (Medical, Environmental or Food and Industrial)
11. M.Sc. Physics
12. Ph.D. Microbiology (Medical, Environmental or Food and Industrial)

Faculty of Social and Management Sciences:
1. Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting and Finance
2. Postgraduate Diploma in Health Economics
3. Postgraduate Diploma in Management
4. Postgraduate Diploma in Public Administration
5. Master of Accounting and Finance (MAF)
6. Master of Banking and Finance (MBF)
7. Master of Business Administration (MBA)
8. Master of Public Administration (MPA)
9. M.Sc. Accounting
10. M.Sc. Business Administration
11. M.Sc. Economics
12. M.Sc. Political Science
13. M.Sc. Public Administration
14. Ph.D. Accounting
15. Ph.D. Business Administration
16. Ph.D. Economics
17. Ph.D. Political Science
18. Ph.D. Public Administration

a) Part-Time B.A./B.Sc. (Minimum of six (6) Academic Session for UTME candidates
and five (5) Sessions for Direct Entry candidates, as per NUC guidelines)
b) Postgraduate Diploma (Minimum of one (1) Academic Session and Maximum of
two (2))
c) MPA/MBA/MBF/MAF (Minimum of one (1) Academic Session)
d) M.A./M.Sc. (Minimum of two (2) Academic Sessions and Maximum of Three (3))
e) Ph.D. (Minimum of three (3) Academic Sessions and maximum of five (5))

All candidates (for both Part-Time and Postgraduate Programmes) must have O’ Level with a minimum of five (5) credits, relevant to the programme of interest, including Mathematics and/or English Language.

Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) Programmes
a. A Bauchi State University first degree, with at least Third class, in the
relevant/related subject or from any other recognized University;
b. A HND or any other recognised equivalent qualification in the relevant/related
c. A Professional qualification in a related discipline acceptable by the Senate of
Bauchi State University.

MAF/MBA/MBF/MPA Programmes
a. Bauchi State University graduate in the relevant area with at least Second class or
from other recognized University;
b. The graduate with Third class degree and at least Merit pass PGD in the relevant
c. The graduate with a minimum of Second Class Upper division degree in a non-related area
together with a relevant professional qualification;
d. Any other qualification acceptable by the Senate of Bauchi State University.

M.A./M.Sc. Programmes
a. A graduate of Bauchi State University in the relevant subject with a minimum of
Second class or from other recognized university with at least a 2.75 CGPA on the
scale of 5.00;
b. A Graduate with Honour degree and an appropriate PGD with at least Upper Credit
c. A HND holder from any recognized institution with at least Credit pass and at least
an Upper Credit pass of PGD in the relevant areas.

PhD Programmes
a. A Bauchi State University graduate or from other recognized University and having Academic Master’s degree appropriate for the proposed area of study;
b. Candidate may be required to pass a qualifying examination and/or undergo a probationary period not exceeding one academic session.
a. All interested candidate should visit our website at and generate
Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) and follow the instruction for making payment;
b. Interested candidates for the Part-Time degree programmes should pay the sum of
Five Thousand Naira (N5,000.00) to BASUG;
c. All interested candidates for Postgraduate programmes should pay the sum of Ten
Thousand Naira (N10,000.00) to BASUG;
d. After making the payment candidates are to return to the BASUG website and
follow the instructions on how to download the application forms and submission