Applications are invited from qualified prospective
postgraduate applicants for the 2017/2018 academic session
leading to the award of Postgraduate Diploma in Education
(PGDE) and Master Degrees of the University.
The M.A. degree Programmes run for a minimum period of 12
calendar months and a maximum period of 24 c alendar
months on full-time basis. The PGDE runs on Part-time basis.
All Full-time undergraduate programmes run for 4 academic
years except 5 years for Law programmes and Part-time
undergraduate programmes run for 6 academic years.
The following Postgraduate Programmes are available for the
2017/2018 Academic Session:
(i) M.A. (Arabic Studies)
(ii) M.A. (Islamic Studies)
(iii) M.A. (History)
(iv) PGDE (Postgraduate Diploma in Education)
(i) Master’s Degree: Applicants for the academic Master’s
degree programmes who are graduates of Al-Hikmah
University, Ilorin or any other recognized Universities, must
possess a minimum of Second Class Honours Degree (Upper
Division). However, applicants with Second Class (Lower
Division) may be admitted provided they score a minimum of
60% in the qualifying examination to be administered by the
Regardless of the institution where the Bachelor’s degree is
obtained, ALL CANDIDATES shall apply early for their official
Bachelor’s degree academic transcripts to be addressed to
The Dean, Postgraduate School, Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin.
(ii) Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE): Applicants
must possess a first degree from Al-Hikmah University Ilorin or
any other recognized University. Holders of Higher National
Diploma (HND) are also eligible. However all candidates must
satisfy the University’s O’level requirements.
Method Of Application
(i) Applicants should obtain a Bank Draft of N10,000 payable
to Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin drawn from any commercial
(ii) The application form should be completed online at:
(iii) Print the duly completed form.
(iv) Present the Bank Draft to the University Bursary
Department and obtain the official receipt.
(v) Present the duly completed form with relevant credentials
(Original & Photocopy) and official receipt at the Admissions
Office for immediate screening.