IAUE Postgraduate Admission Form 2024/2025


For prospective students looking to further their academic careers, the Ignatius Ajuru University of Education has officially begun its admissions process for the 2024/2025 academic session.


The esteemed School of Postgraduate Studies at IAUE invites applications from candidates who are equipped with the necessary qualifications.

With a legacy of academic excellence, these programs range from Postgraduate Diplomas to Doctorate Degrees, ensuring students are set on a path to distinction in their respective fields.

IAUE Postgraduate Programmes Overview

IAUE is renowned for its diverse range of postgraduate programs, which include:

  • Postgraduate Diplomas such as PGD, PDDE, PGDE
  • Master’s Degrees like MA, MEd, MSc, among others
  • Doctorate Degrees, prominently the PhD

Moreover, candidates awaiting their NYSC discharge certificates are welcome to apply, showcasing the university’s commitment to providing opportunities for all.

Eligibility Criteria

For Postgraduate Diploma (PGD, PGDL, PGDE):

  • A First degree from any recognized university with a Pass or Third Class Degree
  • A Higher National Diploma in a related study domain.

For Master’s Degree Programmes (MA, MA Ed, MEd, MLS, MSc. Ed):

  • A First degree from any recognized university with a minimum of a Second Class Degree in a related field
  • A Postgraduate Diploma in a corresponding area of study.

For Master of Philosophy (MPhil/PhD):

Master of Business Administration (MBA) or Master of Public Administration (MPA) qualifications
A Master’s degree in a related domain with a CGPA below 3.5 on a 5.0 scale

For Doctorate Degree (PhD):

  • A Master’s degree in a closely related field with a CGPA of 3.5 or higher on a 5.0 scale.

Duration of the Programs

  • PGD & PGDE Programmes: 12 calendar months
  • PDDE Programme: 4 Calendar months (This is an accelerated program)
  • MA, MEd & MSc Programmes: 12 calendar months
  • PhD Programme: Either 24 calendar months, six semesters, or three long vacations

Application Procedure

Applicants can initiate their admission process through the university’s official online portal. The application requires a fee that varies based on the program:

  • PhD: N40,600.00
  • Masters: N35,600.00
  • PGD: N25,600.00
  • Brochure fee: N7,600.00

For a seamless application process, follow the steps below:

  • Visit the University website
  • Navigate to the Postgraduate School section
  • Register with essential details such as Full Name, Phone Number, and E-mail Address.
  • After registration, you will receive login details, which you should use to access the portal.
  • Proceed with the payment using the provided options.
  • Once payment is confirmed, update your registration form with the necessary information and credentials.
  • Download the brochure for comprehensive details or opt to collect a hard copy from the Postgraduate School.
  • Print out your registration form and payment receipt for records.

However, candidates who prefer a traditional approach can visit the Admissions office at the postgraduate school for manual enrolment.

For Further Enquiries:

Should you have any questions or require assistance, kindly direct your inquiries to iauepgs@gmail.com.


Ignatius Ajuru, University of Education, has proven its commitment to grooming the next generation of scholars and professionals.

With a vast selection of postgraduate programs, the institution guarantees not only academic distinction but also a competitive edge in the global market.

As such, prospective students are urged to seize this opportunity and embark on a transformative academic journey.

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