Admission RequirementsApplicants to this program must meet the following requirements;
- Have a Bachelor’s Degree from an institution of higher learning recognized and accredited by NCHE in any area of study.
- Have a professional qualification deemed equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from a recognized professional body.
- A postgraduate diploma in any relevant discipline from a recognized Institution of higher learning may receive some exemptions based on the UTAMU policy as long as some courses are deemed to have been previously covered.
PROGRAMME CURRICULUMThe PGD in PA programme is proposed to have the following courses offered within two semesters:
|Year One: Semester One|
|Year 1||Course Name||LH||PH||TH||CH||CU|
|PA 502||Public Financial Management||30||-||30||45||3|
|PA 504||Public Administration Theory & Practice||30||30||45||3|
|ME 500||Monitoring & Evaluation: Paradigms, Principles & Concepts||
|LW 500||Administrative Law||45||-||-||45||3|
|HR 501||Human Resource Planning & Development||30||-||30||45||3|
|TM 500||Research Methods||30||30||45||3|
|Year One: Semester Two|
|PA 501||Public Policy Design & Management||30||-||30||45||3|
|PA 503||Corporate Governance & Decision Making||30||-||30||45||3|
|PA 506||Comparative Public Administration||30||-||30||45||3|
|PA 507||Decentralization & Local Governance||45||45||3|
|PP 501||Public Procurement Management & Administration||45||-||-||45||3|
|PA 505||Public Service Management||30||-||30||45||3|