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Master of Educational Management

This programme will produce educators of caliber through field work and research in the field of educational management who are able to efficiently run educational institutions.

Entry requirements for International Candidates following courses and/or writing their Thesis/Dissertation in English::

  • i. A score of 5.5 for IELTS (Academic); 
  • ii. A score of 550 paper-based total (PBT) or a score of 80 for internet-based total (IBT) or 213 for computer-based total (CBT) for TOEFL.
  • A Bachelor of Education degree with a CGPA of at least 3.00 ;OR
  • A Bachelor degree with Education with a CGPA of at least 3.00; OR
  • A Bachelor’s degree with a CGPA of at least 3.00 ; AND
  • Post graduate Diploma in Education ; OR
  • A teaching qualification recognised by the University ; OR
  • Teaching experience with an institution recognised by the Senate; OR
  • Work experience in a related field; OR
  • A professional qualification from a recognised professional body; OR
  • A qualification approved by the Senate from time to time;

Semester I of the academic year commences in September while

Semester II commences in February

Course Structure


The program includes Forty Five (45) credit hours which includes Twelve (12) credit hours for core courses, Twenty-One (21) credit hours for elective courses and Twelve (12) credit hours

Faculty Core Courses

PQB 7001

Research Methods in Educational Administration and Management

3 credit

PQB 7002

Management of Educational Organisations

3 credit

PQB 7003

Concept and Practice in Educational Management

3 credit

PQB 7004

Educational Leadership

3 credit

Elective Courses (Select Seven)

PQB 7005

Human Resource Management in Education

3 credit

PQB 7006

Seminar on Professional Practices on Educational Management

3 credit

PQB 7007

Quality of Education

3 credit

PQB 7008

Information and Communication Technology in Education

3 credit

POF 7006

Educational Law

3 credit

PQB 7009

Planning and Management of Staff Development Programmes

3 credit

PQB 7010

Management of Strategic Policy in Education

3 credit

PQB 7011

Financial Planning and Economics of Education

3 credit


Curriculum Management

3 credit


PQX 7002

Research Project

12 credits

Last Updated: 23/07/2021