The Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta is pleased to announce that admissions into postgraduate training programmes in Centre of Excellence in Agricultural Development and Sustainable Environment are now open. Applications are invited from candidates of all nationalities.
The World Bank Africa Centre of Excellence in Agricultural Development and Sustainable
Environment (CEADESE) runs specialized postgraduate courses designated as Master (M.AgSE) and Doctorate (PhD AgSE) degrees in Agricultural Development and Sustainable Environment. The courses are designed to integrate academic and entrepreneurial skills with demand-driven research.
The M.AgSE/PhD AgSE programme runs the following options:
Partial scholarships especially on tuition and funding of students’ research works are available in all programmes. Admissions into CEADESE programmes are based on gender balance. Women are therefore encouraged to apply.
equivalent to recognized first degrees in relevant disciplines are eligible to apply
B.Sc Agric, B. Tech Agric and B. Eng Agric. with a minimum of CGPA of 3.0 Holders of
HND and other Degrees/Classes of Degree with PGD in any of Agriculture disciplines
with a minimum weighted average score of 60% (or CGPA of 3.0 on a 5point scale) shall
also be eligible for admission into the programme, on the condition that both set of
candidates met basic university matriculation requirements of five (5) O’ level credits
including English Language and Mathematics, and any other three (3) Science or
relevant Social Science subjects
open to Bachelor Degree holders in Agricultural Economics
the different options in the programme.
– Course work along with dissertation for 4 Semesters.
– 3-6 months of Internship in collaborating industries and institutions.
– M.AgSE candidates on scholarship will not be funded beyond the 4th semester
– PhD AgSE programme will be course and research-based, spanning maximum of 6 semesters.
– Application for PhD AgSE is open all year round; however candidates applying for scholarships must do so at the beginning of the session
METHOD OF APPLICATIONMETHOD OF APPLICATION
Account No: 1013698635
Sort Code: 057170019
Account Name: Centre of Excellence in Agricultural Development and Sustainable Environment, FUNAAB
Account No: 5070318907, Swift Code: ZEIBNGLA, Bank Sort Code: 057170019). It is important to upload the telex copies to access the online application form. Hard copies of completed application forms with teller and photocopies of credentials should be mailed by speed post to:
Federal University of Agriculture,
All applicants must request their respective institutions to forward their transcripts directly to
CEADESE at the same address
All applications to reach CEADESE by 10th September, 2015. For further information, please send your enquiries to the following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org or call the following numbers:
+234 8077766064, +2348062937241, +2348033469882, +2348031114610