Usmanu Danfodiyo University Sokoto (Postgraduate School)

This is to inform the general public that the closing date of the sales of form for the 2019/2020 Postgraduate admission has been extended to Friday, 15Th November 2019 midnight. However, those who have made payments before the closing date will be given a grace period of one week to finish filling the form.Thank you.

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.


NEWS FLASH (24/08/2019):

  • Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into Full-Time and Part –Time Postgraduate Programmes for the 2019/2020 Academic Session.


    Application forms are available for sale, online, as from Monday, 26th August, 2019 to Sunday, 20th October, 2019 at the cost of Ten Thousand Naira (N10,000.00) only .
    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.
    All Candidates for admission into Ph.D, M.Phil/Ph.D, M. A., M.Ed.,M.Sc. and LLM Programmes must provide records of their Academic Transcripts.
    candidates applying for admission in the Faculty of Arts & Islamic Studies, Education & Extension Services and College of Health Sciences are expected to sit for Screening Test at dates to be announced by affected Faculties.

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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.

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

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

08035586397, 09099455104 (Admission Issues)
07039039228,08035586397 (Technical Issues)