PGD Application Process (Closed!!!)

Application has been closed for admission into the 2023/2024 session of the UN-ARCSSTEE Postgraduate Diploma Programme.

Applicants should note that the PGD Programme is Full Time and Research-based, running from October to July each year. Courses are conducted in modules.

All lectures will be delivered physically in ARCSSTEE, OAU Campus, Ile Ife, Nigeria

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Eligible candidates must be graduates or HND holders from a recognized university or polytechnic respectively and in addition, satisfy the minimum GCE ‘O’ Level, WASC, SSCE, NECO or NABTEB entry requirements of credit passes or its equivalent in 5 subjects, including English Language and Mathematics.

Candidates with Physics and Chemistry/Geography (for Remote Sensing/ GIS, Satellite Communication and Satellite Meteorology option) will be given priority consideration.

Successful candidates are expected to score an Upper Credit grade if they would be considered for future academic programmes (Masters etc).

Successful Foreign participants are on scholarship throughout the duration of the Programme


Application Fee: #15,000 (REMITA Payment receipt must be submitted with the Application Form)

Acceptance Fee: #15,000 (This must be paid before the registration)

Tuition Fee: #250,000 (This must be fully paid before the matriculation ceremony)

Please note that students must pay at least 60% of the tuition during registration.

Follow the Payment Procedure strictly.

Download <<Application Form>>

The documents should be properly scanned and arranged in the following order:

  • Application Form (with Passport Photograph)
  • Application Form REMITA Payment Receipt
  • One-Page Proposal
  • Academic Certificates/ Credentials (including NYSC for Nigerians)
  • Academic Transcripts

Please kindly note that the above documents should be sent as a single pdf file and named as follows:

2023/2024_PGD_ Surname_First Name_Other Name.pdf (As should be on your certificate on graduation)

Application opens Thursday, 18th May 2023 and closes 30th September 2023 by 11:59 pm (WAT).

Successful applicants will be contacted by 30th September 2023.

Any application not received by then or that doesn’t follow the guidelines as stated above will not be considered.

  • Completed forms including all  credentials as requested and evidence of application fee payment should be emailed to:

 For further enquiries please contact:

Head, Academic Programmes (UN-ARCSSTEE): Dr Omowumi Alabi: 08031539599

Admissions: Mr Samam Obaguo: 07035269373

General Enquiries: Dr O. E. Aluko: 08068050915: 07051313785