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Postgraduate Admission

Elizade University


Admission at Elizade University

The National Universities Commission (NUC) has granted Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin, Ondo State approval to commence postgraduate programmes and three additional undergraduate programme. This followed the successful Resource Verification visit of the Commission to the University.


The postgraduate programmes are Accounting (PGD, M.Sc., M. Phil. & Ph.D.), Applied Geophysics (PGD, M.Sc., M. Phil. & Ph.D.), Business Administration (PGD, MBA, M. Sc. & Ph.D.), Biochemistry (PGD, M.Sc. and Ph.D.), Biotechnology (PGD, M.Sc. and Ph.D.), Computer Science (PGD, M.Sc. and Ph.D.), Economics (PGD, M.Sc., M. Phil. & Ph.D.) and Environmental Management and Toxicology (PGD and M.Sc.).


Others are Finance (PGD, M.Sc., M. Phil. & Ph.D.), Human Resource Management (M.Sc. & Ph.D.), International Relations (PGD, M.Sc. and Ph.D.), Mass Communication (PGD & M.Sc.), Microbiology (PGD, M.Sc. and Ph.D.), Tourism and Hospitality Management (PGD & M.Sc.) and Physics with Electronics (PGD, M.Sc. and Ph.D.).


The three additional undergraduate programmes approved for the University are Architecture, Estate Management and Quantity Surveying. According to a statement by the Director of Academic Planning of the Commission, Dr. Biodun Saliu, the approval is with effect from the 2023/2024 Academic Session.

Speaking on the approval, the Vice-Chancellor of the University, Prof. Olukayode Amund said he was not surprised that the University got approval for all the programmes it presented for the Commission’s assessment, stating that the institution has continued to reap the rewards of its compliance with regulatory policies. 

He thanked the Commission for its candid assessment of the programmes and assured that the University would continue to improve on the standard that has endeared it to the Commission.


Elizade University was licensed by the Federal Government in February, 2012 and has since produced four sets of graduates who are already making positive impacts in their respective fields. The University currently offers 28 undergraduate programmes with full accreditation.


Omololu Adegbenro



Admission Details

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into full time PGD, M.Sc. and M.Phil/Ph.D programmes of Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin, Ondo State for 2024/2025  Academic Session.



Elizade University, a Private University situated in Ilara-Mokin, Ondo State was licensed on 28th February, 2012 by the National Universities Commission (NUC).  The University offers programmes in the Sciences, Engineering, Law and education in the Arts (Languages, Performing Arts and Music) as well as in Management Sciences. The University emphasises research, teaching/development and community service.  

Since inception, the institution has been providing the needed skills, for the empowerment, upliftment and emancipation of Nigerians and non-Nigerians in general.



  • PGD & M.Sc. and M.Phil/Ph.D in Accounting
  • PGD, M.Sc. and M.Phil/Ph.D in Finance
  • PGD, and M.Sc. in Tourism and Hospitality Management
  • M.Sc. & PhD in Human Resource Management
  • PGD & M.Sc. in Mass Communication
  • PGD & M.Sc. and Ph.D in Microbiology
  • PGD & M.Sc. and Ph.D in Computer Science
  • MBA, PGD, M.Sc. and Ph.D in Business Administration
  • PGD & M.Sc. and Ph.D in Physics with Electronics
  • PGD & M.Sc. and M.Phil/Ph.D in Economics
  • PGD & M.Sc. and M.Phil/Ph.D in Applied Geophysics
  • PGD & M.Sc. and Ph.D in Biochemistry
  • PGD & M.Sc. and Ph.D in Biotechnology
  • PGD & M.Sc. and Ph.D in International Relations
  • PGD & M.Sc. and Ph.D in Environmental and Toxicology
  • PGD & M.Eng. and Ph.D in Automotive Engineering
  • PGD & M.Eng. and Ph.D in Computer Engineering
  • PGD & M.Eng. and Ph.D in Electrical Electronics Engineering
  • PGD & M.Eng. and Ph.D in Information and Communication Engineering
  • PGD & M.Eng. and Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering



1. Postgraduate Diploma Programmes (Full-Time): 

An applicant for admission to Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) of the University shall be:

  1. A graduate of Elizade University with at least 3rd Class Degree
  2.  A graduate of any other approved University with a minimum of 3rd Class 

Duration:  It shall run for a minimum of one (1) academic session


2. Master Degree Programmes (Full-Time):

An applicant shall normally possess not lower than Second Class (Lower Division) Honours Degree of Elizade University or any other approved institution.

Duration:  The duration shall be a minimum of three (3) Semesters and a maximum of Six (6) Semesters.


3. Master of Philosophy Degree Programme (MPhil. Full-Time and Part-Time):

A candidate who has taken a master’s programme but did not make a PhD grade. 

Duration:  It shall run for a minimum of two (2) Semesters and a maximum of three (3) semesters for full-time students. A minimum of three (3) semesters and a maximum of four (4) semesters for part-time students. 


4. Doctor of Philosophy Degree Programme (Full-Time and Part-Time):

A candidate for admission to the PhD Degree Programme shall be: A graduate of Elizade University or any other approved University who possesses a Master’s Degree with a research dissertation and a weighted coursework average which normally shall not be less than 60% or CGPA of 3.5 on a scale of 5.00, 4.5 on a scale of 6.00, 5.0 on a scale of 7.00.

Duration:  The programme shall run for a minimum of three (3) academic sessions or six (6) semesters), and a maximum of four (4) academic sessions or eight (8) semesters for full-time students and a minimum of four (4) academic sessions or eight (8) semesters and a maximum of five (5) academic sessions or ten (10) semesters for part-time students.


NOTE:  In addition to the admission requirements as published, ALL Candidates should please   note that in accordance with the University regulations, they must satisfy the O’Level   requirements for Matriculation into first degree programmes of Elizade University, i.e.  Five Credit passes at not more than two sittings including English Language and      Mathematics (where required).

See Academic Fees Structure HERE



  1. Log on to:  …to fill the online form and to make online payment (Payment can either be made online or directly to the designated accounts)


Purchase form directly after having made payment online or to the designated accounts from Elizade University Campus, Wuraola Ade.Ojo Avenue, Ilara-Mokin, Ondo State.

  1. Application fee is (N10,000) Ten Thousand Naira Only (Excluding transaction charges)
  2. Candidates are to request that their academic Transcripts be forwarded to:

The Secretary,

School of Postgraduate Studies,

Elizade University,


Ondo State.


For further enquiries, contact the Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies through the e-mail:

You can also call the Telephone Number below: