Directorate Postgraduate Studies

The following are the graduate programmes currently on offer at MWECAU.

1. Doctor of philosophy in Education 3 years (Weekend Progamme);

September Intake with Specialization in the following areas:-

  • Curriculum Studies
  • Educational Administration and Planning
  • Educational Assessment and Evaluation

Entry requirements:

  • A Masters degree with background in Education from a recognized University/Institution of Higher Learning with average of grade B or above (or upper second class).
  • Must have taken at least three (3) courses in one of the three areas of specialization (Curriculum Studies, Educational Administration and Planning or Educational Assessment and Evaluation).
  • Applicants with lower second class at Master’s level must have a work experience of at least 5 years.
  • Applicants must submit a concept paper of area of research interest in 2 to 3 pages.

 2. Master of Education 2 years; (Regular, Evening) September Intake with specialization the following areas:

  • Curriculum Studies and Instruction
  • Educational Assessment and Evaluation
  • Educational Planning and Administration
  • Professional Practice in Secondary Education
  • Professional Practice in Higher Education

Entry requirements:

  • Holders of at least a first or an upper second degree or equivalent in non- classified degrees.
  • Holders of lower second class Degree with a minimum of three years of working experience.
  • Holders of postgraduate Diploma in Education or related fields.

3. Master of Business Administration 2 years; (Evening Programme) March and September with specialization in the following areas:

  • Master of Business Administration in Finance
  • Master of Business Administration in Accounting
  • Master of Business Administration in Marketing
  • Master of Business Administration in Human Resource Management

Entry requirements:

  • Holders of at least first or an upper second degree or equivalent in non- classified degrees.
  • Holders of lower second class or pass degree with a minimum of two and three years of work experience respectively.
  • Holders of postgraduate diploma in business studies or related fields.
  • Applicants with professional qualifications such as (CPA, ACCA, and CSP) plus a year or more of work experience, provided they completed form Six.

 4. Post Graduate Diploma in Education (1 year course work and 10 weeks teaching practice)

Entry requirements:

  • Applicant must be a holder of a Bachelors Degree or above, outside of the field of education, from any recognized university, with two teaching subjects at secondary level or other special consideration.