Admission into the Graduate Programmes of the University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT) Institute of International Trade and Development is open to appropriately qualified applicants (IITD).
UNIPORT IITD Courses
Postgraduate certificate in international trade and development (PGD).
M.Sc. (Master of Science) in International Trade and Development
Customs Administration and Border Management Master of Science (M.Sc.)
Doctorate in Science (M.Sc) Ports management and maritime administration degree.
Degree of Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Shipping and Maritime Security.
Doctoral Program in Commerce and Development Finance
Duration of the Programme UNIPORT IITD
The duration of the PGD and MSc programmes is twelve calendar months. There is a minimum of 24 calendar months and a maximum of 60 calendar months for the Ph.D.
UNIPORT IITD Admission Requirements
PGD Programme in International Trade and Development: Candidates must hold a good honours degree in one of the following disciplines from an accredited university: Economics, Political Science, Accounting, Finance, Management, Marketing, History, Geography, or a related field, or Law with a minimum of a Third Class. Those who have earned a Higher National Diploma (HND) from a recognized institution with a minimum of an upper credit are also eligible for admission.
M.Sc. Programme in International Trade and Development: Applicants must hold a Bachelor’s degree with Second Class Honours in Economics, Political Science, Finance, Foreign Languages, Accounting, History, Marketing, Management, Geography, or a related discipline or Law from an accredited university. However, candidates with at least five years of work experience in a trade-related area and a degree in a field not listed above may also be considered for admission to the program. A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.50 on a five-point scale from the University of Port Harcourt or other institutions recognized by the Senate.
M.Sc. Programme in Customs Administration/Border Management, Ports Management and Maritime Administration and Shipping and Maritime Security: Applicants must hold an excellent bachelor’s degree in any discipline of the Social Sciences or Management Sciences. In addition, a degree from a renowned university in an area of the arts or humanities, such as History, International Relations, or Law, with a minimum grade point average of 2.75 on a 5-point scale, will be considered.
A bachelor’s degree in Education or Business with at least seven years of relevant job experience in Customs, Immigration, the Navy, the Nigerian Port Authority, or other trade-related industry. A Bachelor’s degree with a third-class honors in any of the aforementioned disciplines and evidence of a postgraduate diploma in comparable fields will be considered. Higher National Diploma with a minimum of Upper Credit in a relevant subject of study and evidence of a Postgraduate Diploma will be considered.
Doctoral Degree Program in Trade and Development Finance: Candidates must hold a Master of Science in International Trade and Development from the Institute with a minimum 3.50 GPA. Applicants with a 3.50 GPA in Economics, Marketing, Management, Accounting, International Finance, International Relations, or Mathematics will also be considered for admission.
How to Fill Out the UNIPORT IITD Admission Application
Application Forms are accessible online. Log on to www.uniport.edu.ng or from the Institute’s Office (Institute of International Trade and Development, Delta Park, University of Port Harcourt) with proof of payment of 25,000.00 (twenty-five thousand naira) non-refundable application fee alone. Payments may be made to Uniport – Choba Microfinance Bank Ltd., Account No. 1528022304, Account Name: Institute of International Trade and Development or Fidelity Bank, Account No. 4110029257, Account Name: Institute of International Trade and Development.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTING COMPLETE APPLICATION FORMS: Completed Application Forms, academic transcripts, two letters of reference, and other pertinent documents must be forwarded to the Director, Institute of International Trade and Development, Delta Park, the University of Port Harcourt.
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