.:: PG School Online Application ::.

  • Welcome
  • Welcome to the POST GRADUATE SCHOOL ONLINE APPLICATION portal of Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University. The IBBUL PG Online Application Portal allows prospective PG students to apply for any PG course of the University.

    To access the application portal, a prospective applicant must activate an account on the portal by generating a transaction ID and making the necessary application fee payment. This activation is a one-time action that will be used to setup the applicant's profile within the system.

    All enquiries, complains and suggestion should be directed to the portal administrator or any staff of the ICT/Computer centre Or you can send a message using the contact form on the University's main website contact page.

  • Advert

  • This is to inform the general public that online sale of Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai, Niger State, Postgraduate Application Forms for the 2018/2019 Academic Session has commenced.

    All interested applicants should visit the Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai website portal: portals.ibbu.edu.ng/pgapp for available courses, requirements, details of purchase, filling and submission of the online forms. Please note the following information:
    1. The cost of each application form is N15, 300.00 only.
    2. The sale of application forms and submission will end on 9th July 2018
    3. The phone numbers and e-mail addresses of the applicant should reflect on the online application form
    4. The phone numbers and e-mail addresses of the applicant’s referees should be included on the online application form
    5. Please ensure that you have the basic entry requirements of five O’Level Credits including English and Mathematics in not more than two sittings
    6. Regardless of the institution where the Bachelor’s degree is obtained, all candidates shall apply early for their academic transcript to be sent to the Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies, IBBU Lapai
    7. Candidates are to be subjected to a written test on Thursday 26th July, 2018.

    Department of Agricultural Economics & Extension Services
    1 PGD. Agricultural Economics
    2 M.Sc.- Agricultural Economics
    Department of Animal Production
    1 PGD – Animal Production
    2 M.Sc – Animal Production
    Areas of Specialization
    a. Monogastric Nutrition
    b. Animal Physiology
    c. Animal Products & Processing
    d. Ruminant Nutrition
    Department of Crop Production
    1 PGD. –Crop Production
    2 M. Sc – Crop Production
    Options available
    a. Agronomy
    b. Plant Pathology
    c. Entomology
    d. Soil Science
    e. Weed Science


    Department of Counseling Psychology
    M. Ed Guidance and Counseling

    Department of Continuing Education and Community Development
    Available specializations:
    a. Adult and Non-Formal Education
    b. Rural and Community Development
    c. Gender Education
    d. Industrial Education
    e. Entrepreneurial Adult Education
    f. Communication Arts in Adult Education
    Department Human Kinetic & Health Education
    M. Ed - Human Kinetics
    Available options:
    a. Exercise Physiology.
    b. Health Education.
    c. Sports Psychology.
    d. Sports Administration.
    Department of Arabic
    1. M.A – Arabic Language
    2. M. A – Arabic Literature
    Department of English
    1. M.A English
    2. M.A Literature

    Department of Biochemistry
    1. PGD - Biochemistry
    2. M.Sc. Biochemistry
    Options available
    a. Nutritional Biochemistry.
    b. Biochemical Toxicology & Pharmacological Biochemistry.
    c. Medical Biochemistry & Chemical Pathology.
    d. Molecular Biology & Biotechnology.
    e. Environmental Biochemistry
    Department of Biology
    1. PGD – Environmental Biology
    2. M.Sc. – options in the following areas:
    a. Hydrobiology and Fisheries
    b. Environmental Biology
    c. Botany
    d. Parasitology and Entomology
    e. Pest and Disease Management
    Department of Geography
    1 PGD. –Water Resources & Environmental Management
    2 M.Sc.- Water Resources & Environmental Management
    Department of Physics
    1. PGD
    2. M.Sc. –with options in Physics
    a) Solid earth physics
    b) Solid state physics
    c) Radiations and Health/ Nuclear Physics
    d) Theoretical physics

    Department of Business Administration
    1. Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Management
    2. MBA
    Options available:
    i. Business Accounting & Finance
    ii. Islamic Finance
    iii. Entrepreneurial Development
    iv. Insurance & Actuarial Science
    v. Marketing
    vi. Human Resource Management
    vii. Auditing & Public Sector Accounting
    viii. Public Finance Management

    Department of Political Science
    1. Postgraduate Diploma in Public Policy & Administration (PGDPPA)
    2. M.Sc. Political Science
    3. Master in Public Policy & Administration (MPPA)
    4. Master in International Studies & Diplomacy (MISD)

    Department of Sociology
    M.Sc Sociology
    Areas of Specialization
    a. Medical Sociology
    b. Industrial Sociology
    c. Sociology of Education
    d. Criminology
    e. Development Studies
    f. Demography

    List of Professional Programmes
    1. MBA with options in
    • Business Accounting & Finance
    • Islamic Finance
    • Entrepreneurial Development
    • Insurance & Actuarial Science
    • Marketing
    • Human Resource Management
    • Auditing & Public Sector Accounting
    • Public Finance Management

    2. Master in Public Policy & Administration (MPPA)
    3. Master in International Studies & Diplomacy (MISD)

    Candidates are advised to read the specify entry requirements on the Advert:
    1. Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) Programmes Applicants must possess:
    A minimum of Bachelor’s degree (Third class (Honours) or HND from a recognized University or Polytechnic
    NYSC discharge, exemption or exclusion certificate/letter
    Five (5) O’ Level credit passes including English Language and Mathematics
    Any other qualification acceptable to the Senate of Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai
    2. Master’s Programmes, Applicant must possess:
    Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of Second Class Lower Division honours from recognized institutions
    NYSC discharge, exemption or exclusion certificate/letter
    Five (5) O’ Level credit passes including English Language and Mathematics
    All correspondence should be addressed to:
    The Secretary,
    School of Postgraduate Studies,
    Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai
    P.M.B. 11, Lapai, Niger State, Nigeria.

  • Instructions/Guidelines
  • A. Generate your application Transaction ID on the portal by clicking on the link titled "Click here to generate your PG APPLICATION TRANSACTION ID" below. You will be requested to enter your full name, GSM phone no and email address.

    B. Make payment to activate your application account by using any of the following methods:
    (1.) Interswitch Bank Branch Deposit: Make payment of the stated amount on the PG APPLICATION TRANSACTION ID slip generated in above into any of the following banks via Interswitch Payment System. Make sure the amount paying is exactly as stated on the transaction form and that your Transaction ID also stated on the print out slip is correct. Failure to adhere to this instruction could result to not having your application account being activated.
    (2.) Interswitch WebPAY: Alternatively, if you have your bank debit/credit card details, you can simply make payment of the stated amount on the PG APPLICATION TRANSACTION ID slip generated in "A" above by using the Interswitch WebPAY system. If you choose this option, you will be instantly re-directed to the Interswitch webPAY portal to carry out the transaction.
    (3.) Interswitch QuickTeller: Payment can also be made via Interswitch Quickteller. Visit the QuickTeller website and search for IBB University. Select PG APPLICATION and enter your earlier generated Transaction ID and other requested information.

    C. If the steps above are successful, you will receive a text message via your registered GSM phone no and your email stating that your application account have been activated. You can then proceed with the application. If after payment you have not receive any message within 2 hours, please attempt login into your account first. If you are unable to log in, then send an email to spgs@ibbu.edu.ng with your Transaction ID and payment details or you can call the help line on the University's website contact page.

    D. After receiving your confirmation text/email, log onto the PG Application portal or CLICK HERE TO BEGIN YOUR PG ONLINE APPLICATION.

    E. Enter your APPLICATION TRANSACTION ID and your password(GSM Phone No) to log in.

    F. If successful, you will be redirected to a welcome page, click on the "Step 1" link below the applicant image on the on the left side of the portal page and enter the correct application information. NB: Click on the subsequent links to enter other information.

    G. After making all the relevant entries, click on the save button to save your submission and "move to ..." to go to the next step. You can correct any information by repeating the process above.

    H. If satisfied with you submission and at Step 10, print a copy of the application for your personal usage.

    I. Please note that if your application has been submitted successfully, the RED Indicator/icon in front of the "Links" would turn GREEN. Then proceed to the next step.

    J. Also note that you can always come back any number of times to edit, preview or print your application as long as it is within the application time frame.

    K.If you have already activated your account, CLICK HERE TO LOG IN & EDIT OR PRINT YOUR APPLICATION .

  • Quick Links

  • PG Application: Click here to generate your PG Application Transaction ID.

    PG Application: Click here to re-print your Transaction ID/bank payment slip Or retry your online payment.

    PG Application: If you have already generated your Transaction ID and wish to make your payment via QUICKTELLER, click here to visit Quickteller.

    PG Application: Click here to Log into your PG Application Portal account.


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