Postgraduate Diploma in Monitoring and Evaluation

This programme is designed to offer broad knowledge, practical skills and competences in project planning, monitoring and evaluation. It aims at producing monitoring and evaluation experts with public management skills in making critical decisions that affect delivery of public services. Graduates of this programme will be able to monitor and evaluate projects, policies and programs and offer satisfactory advice to policy makers for efficient delivery of both government and non-government development programs. The programme equips students with skills to design, implement, monitor and evaluate projects, programs, products, personnel, policy, performance, proposals, technology and research in both public and private organisations.

Admission Requirements
Applicants to the PGD program must possess the following:-

  • A Bachelor’s Degree from an institution of higher learning recognized by NCHE in any management or related area of study.
  • A professional qualification equivalent to a Bachelors degree from a recognized professional body.
  • A postgraduate diploma in project planning and management from a recognized Institution of higher learning may receive some exemptions based on the UTAMU policy.
COURSE UNITS OF THE PROGRAMME
Code Course name LH PH TH CH CU
CORE FOUNDATIONAL COURSES          
Year One, Semester One (6 cores)
ME 500 Monitoring and Evaluation: Paradigms, Principles and Concepts 30 - 30 45 3
ME 501 Evaluation Capacity Development & Change 30 - 30 45 3
ME 502 Evaluation of Development Policies, Programs & Projects 30 - 30 45 3
ME 507 Designing, Conducting & Managing Evaluations 30 - 30 45 3
TM 500 Research Methods 30 - 30 45 3
PM 500 Project Management Theory & Practice 30 - 30 45 3
Semester load 18
Year One, Semester Two (4 cores)
CORE METHODOLOGY AND INTERDISCIPLINARY COURSES
ME 503 Results-Oriented Monitoring & Evaluation 30 - 30 45 3
ME 509 Data Collection Methods in the field of Evaluation 30 - 30 45 3
ME 512 Communication Skills in Evaluation 30 - 30 45 3
ME 510 Data Analysis Methods in the field of Evaluation 30 - 30 45 3
 2 ELECTIVE COURSES          
ME 504 Project & Programme Evaluation Information Systems 30 - 30 45 3
ME 513 Organizational Knowledge & Economics Evaluation 30 - 30 45 3
PA  501 Public Policy Design & Management 30 - 30 45 3
PM 501 Project Resource Mobilization & Management 45 - - 45 3
BA 501 Organizational Change & Development 30 30 - 45 3
Semester load 18
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