Usmanu Danfodiyo University Sokoto (Postgraduate School)


Postgraduate Admissions

Usmanu Danfodiyo University Sokoto provides the opportunity for prospective and existing postgraduate student to be part of an energized and a well-organized academic environment. With our wide range of rich graduate programmes, you can be sure of shining professional or academic career when you join one of Nigeria's leading academic community.
Apply now to have access to our numerous scholarly contents, resourceful e-Library, well-equiped laboratories, research based curricula and world-class ICT facilities.

UPDATE: Sales of Postgraduate Application that was recently re-opened is now closed!


NEWS FLASH (02/10/2018):

  • This is to bring to the notice of the public that, the late admission forms that have been on sale recently, is now closed. All interested candidates should therefore prepare for the purchase on next re-opening. We appreciate your patronage.

  • Workshop on Basic Research Tools on Life and Earth Sciences for Postgraduate Students of Usmanu Danfodiyo University.
    Venue: Usmanu Danfodiyo University Permanent Site
    Date: 24th - 27th of July, 2018.
    For more details, contact the postgraduate school.


    This is to inform the public that the sales of forms for the 2018/2019 Academic session is now closed.
    Holders of Higher Diploma (HD) are NOT eligible for admission into the Postgraduate Programmes of the Usmanu Danfodiyo University.
    Applicants with ‘PASS’ at Diploma or Degree level are not eligible for admission.
    Applicants without NYSC Discharge /Exemption/Exclusion Certificate need not apply.

Be sure you have the required O'level credit, before you create an account. » See Guide Here


What Do We Offer?

There are numerous available postgraduate programmes across all faculties. We offer the most vauable academic and professional programmes in PG Diplomas, Masters, Master of Philosophies and Doctorate Degrees.

[See our list of programmes]

What Do I Need to Have?

All category of degrees on offer have requirements. Why not check our admission requirements and see what you must have before you can apply.

[See admission requirements here]

How Do I Apply?

We have provided a comprehensive user guide that guarantees a smooth user experience while applying for your chosen graduate programmes. Kindly read through the User guide, trust it would help you a lot!

[See User Guide Here]


  1. Payment for Application Forms can also be made online with major Debit Cards. Kindly follow the processes from creation of account, through the payment platform, and then, to filling of the form. Applications have gotten more easier, you don't have to go to the bank anymore! Note also that Master Card, Visa Card, Verve are all accepted.

You have Application No already? Login here:


For complaints or inquiries, feel free to contact us on:

All administrative or admission issues should be directed to the postgraduate school. Call:

08032914784, 09099455104 (Admission Issues)
07039039228, 08087256208 (Technical Issues)