University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT) Institute of International Trade and Development (IITD) Graduate Programmes Admission Form, Requirements, Application Guidelines and Closing Date for 2020/2021 Academic Session.
Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the following Graduate Programmes of the Institute of International Trade and Development:
i. Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in International Trade and Development.
ii. Master of Science (M.Sc) Degree in International Trade and Development
iii. Master of Science (M.Sc) Degree in Customs Administration/Border Management.
iv. Master of Science (M.Sc) Degree in Ports Management and Maritime Administration.
v. Master of Science (M.Sc) Degree in Shipping and Maritime Security.
vi. Ph.D Programme in Trade and Development Finance.
PGD Programme: Candidates must possess a good honours degree in any of the following fields from a recognized university: Economics, Political Science, Accounting, Finance, Management, Marketing, History, Geography or related field or Law not lower than 3rd Class. Holders of Higher National Diploma (HND) from recognized institutions and who passed with a minimum of upper credit are also eligible for admission.
M.Sc Programme: Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s Degree with Second Class Honours in Economics, Political Science, Finance, Foreign Languages, Accounting, History, Marketing, Management, Geography orrelated field or Law from recognized institutions. However, candidates in the trade related industry with at least five years working experience with degrees outside the disciplines mentioned above can also be considered for admission into the programme. A CGPA of not less than 3.00 point on a five (5) point scale of the University of Port Harcourt or other institutions recognized by the Senate.
Ph.D Programme: Candidates should possess the Institute’s M.Sc Degree in International Trade and Development with at least a CGPA of 4.00. Applicants with M.Sc Degrees in Economics, Marketing, Management, Accounting, International Finance, International Relations or Mathematics with a CGPA of 4.00 will also be considered for admission into the programme.
DURATION OF PROGRAMME
The duration of the Programme for PGD and M.Sc is 12 calendar months. The duration for the Ph.D is a minimum of 24 calendar months and a maximum of 60 calendar months.
METHOD OF APPLICATION
Application Forms can be obtained online or from the Institute’s Office (Institute of International Trade and Development, Delta Park, University of Port Harcourt) on presentation of an evidence of payment of a non-refundable application fee of ₦25,000.00 (twenty-five thousand naira) only. Payment can be made at Uniport – Choba Microfinance Bank Ltd., Account No: 1528022304, Account Name: Institute of International Trade and Development or Fidelity Bank, Account No: 4110029257,
Account Name: Institute of International Trade and Development.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF COMPLETED APPLICATION FORMS
Completed Application Forms, academic transcripts, two reference letters and other relevant documents must be returned to the Director, Institute of International Trade and Development, Delta Park, University of Port Harcourt not later than Thursday, 30th September, 2021.
For further information, please contact +2348033365787, +2348160516813, +23408036753501
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