Admission Requirements

Candidates for admission into the M.Sc. (Business Administration) degree program of the

Department of Business Administration & Marketing should have:

A Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or other relevant program of Babcock University or any other University or Institution of higher learning approved by the Senate of Babcock University with (Second Class Lower and above subject to transcript record).


Matured candidates with not less than 5 years relevant work experience (who possess PGD in Management) in addition to a B.Sc. degree/HND in a field other than Business Administration may be considered.

Candidates may be required to write and pass a qualifying examination before admission. The qualifying examination will usually be a   written test in Principles of Management/Marketing, General Knowledge, and Use of English. The examination will be at the standard of the final year class of the B.Sc. (Business/Marketing) degree program. The admission requirements into the undergraduate programs of the Department also apply.

Graduation Requirements
The general requirements for graduation include the following:
General Requirement Courses                       -          4 Credit Units
Core Courses                                             -           29 Credit Units
Dissertation                                                 -           6 Credit Units
Elective Courses                                          -            6 Credit Units
TOTAL                                                         -         45 Credit Units

Course Duration
Regular: minimum of three (3) semesters and maximum of five (5) semesters.
Elongated: minimum of four (4) semesters and maximum of six (6) semesters.

Candidate scoring less than 3.00 CGPA at the end of any semester will be placed on probation for the next semester only.

Minimum CGPA for graduation: 3.0