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In the quest for knowledge, the decision to further one's education after a first degree is indeed a wise one. Graduate studies does more to impact on one's potential in life and sets one on the path to distinction in one's chosen career. At this stage, it is thus important to be careful to make the right decision in picking an institution. 

There are general requirements that must be met in order to be eligible to apply for a Post Graduate degree in any University in Nigeria, some of these are:
  • You must be a graduate from a recognized tertiary institution in Nigeria. 
  • You must have attained at least a Second Class Upper/Upper Credit qualification in your first degree before thinking of applying for a Postgraduate degree. 
  • You must have completed the mandatory one year National Youth Corps Service Program by the year of your application. 
  • You must have ready all your academic transcripts by the start of your admission process. 
Now,the admission process into graduate studies varies by University in Nigeria, while some have requirements by department(s), others have generally binding requirements. Below are a list of Nigerian Universities offering graduate studies and their different requirements.