Postgraduate Degree


Postgraduate Programmes

Apply to any our Postgraduate study programme and inculcate the spirit of enquiry through learning and research.



Welcome to the School of Postgraduate Studies (SPGS) at Crescent University, Abeokuta. The SPGS was established on 24th September 2012 by the Senate of the Crescent University Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria. The aim of postgraduate education is to impart specialized knowledge and skills in our students to make them attain a high level of expertise in their fields of interest. To achieve this, an appropriate mix of relevant advanced courses, research, and library facilities as well as state-of-the-art teaching and supervision by qualified and highly experienced faculty members are provided in a conducive learning environment.


The postgraduate studies in Crescent University inculcate the spirit of enquiry through learning and research in our graduate students. This is carried out by helping the students discover their individual creativity and intellectual independence while also fostering a strong sense of group co-operation. Whatever level of attainment you have reached in your career the SPGS will provide the necessary learning opportunities to take you further. It is therefore our pleasure and delight to welcome you to join us to share this live time experience and opportunity.

Our Mission

The mission of the SPGS, CUAB is to be an outstanding world standard school of postgraduate studies that prepares graduates with innovative skills for societal development.

Our Vision

The Vision of the SPGS, CUAB is to develop systematic academic and research programmes that are geared towards provision of high level manpower development.


Admission to School of Postgraduate Programme

The SPGS, CUAB for postgraduate education and research invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for admission into any of her full and Part times postgraduate programmes as follows:


Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)

Embark on an intensive research-based program to delve deeper into your chosen field of study. Pursue original research and contribute to the body of knowledge in your discipline with our Master of Philosophy program.


Masters Degree (M.A, M.Sc)

Take your knowledge and expertise to the next level with our specialized master’s degree programs. Dive deep into your chosen field, conduct advanced research, and gain valuable skills for career advancement


Professional Masters Degree (MBA)

Our professional master’s degree programs combine academic excellence with practical skills to equip students. Our programs provide specialized knowledge and hands-on training for professional success.


Master of Philosophy (M.Phil)

Gain specialized expertise through rigorous coursework and practical training. Accelerate your career growth and enhance your professional opportunities with a postgraduate diploma.


Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

The highest level of academic achievement, the Ph.D. program emphasizes advanced research, critical analysis, and original contributions to knowledge in a specific field. Designed for aspiring scholars and researchers

Guidelines for Application

To apply for admission to SPGS at Crescent University, please follow these procedures:


Visit the e-portal and select a PG programme of choice. Also complete the Pre-application to get a reference number.


Proceed to make payment of the non-refundable Application fee of N50,000.00 (Fifty Thousand Naira only).


Completely fill all required fields of the application form and upload all necessary documents in the right formats as requested.


Confirm all details you’ve provided and click submit. Editing already submitted applications attracts additional payment fine of N1,000.

Things to note before applying;

Before applying to the School of Postgraduate Studies, here are some important things you must satisfy:

  • Candidate awaiting Bachelor’s degree results or currently undergoing postgraduate studies or Nigerians who have not completed the National Youth Service Corps assignments (and have not been exempted) are not eligible for admission.
  • Applicants must upload EVERY credential listed in the application form including (a) Degree Certificate (Not Statement of Results) (b) NYSC Certificate (or letter of exemption).
  • Academic transcripts must be submitted via the e-portal before the beginning of registration/screening exercise.
  • M.Phil./Ph.D. candidates are required to contact the relevant Departments for availability of supervisor/vacancy before applying.
  • Dates for Qualifying Examination (where applicable) and any additional information will be communicated via the student portal (e-portal).

For any inquiry, please send us an email at;

Secretary to the SPGS: | Dean, SPGS:


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