UNIPORT COHSE Part-Time Graduate Programmes Admission Form 2020/2021


UNIPORT COHSE Part-Time Graduate Programmes Form; We are glad to inform you that applications are currently invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the following Part-Time Graduate Programmes of the Centre for Occupational Health, Safety and Environment: (1) M.Sc. in Occupational Health & Safety (OHS), (2) M.Sc. in Environment & Safety (ENS), (3) PhD in OHS, and (4) PhD in ENS.

UNIPORT COHSE Part-Time Graduate Programmes Admission Form

SEE ALSO: UNIPORT COHSE School Fees Schedule.

According to UNIPORT COHSE management, the Postgraduate programmes are entrepreneurial in nature and industry-driven which are run in collaboration with the Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON), National Industrial Safety Council of Nigeria (NISCN) as well as International Certifying body like National Registry of Environmental Professionals (NREP, USA).

Additional information shows that students at COHSE are positioned to obtain recognized professional certifications such as NEBOSH International General Certificate and Environmental Awareness at Work, IEMA Associate Certificate in Environmental Management, IEMA Approved Lead Environmental Auditor and IEMA Approved EMS Implementation, and also benefit from ISPON membership registration. Our goal remains quality practical education and excellence.

At the end of the programme, all successful students shall be awarded M.Sc. or PhD degree in OHS or M.Sc. or PhD degree in ENS.

What is the Aim of UNIPORT COHSE Part-Time Graduate Programmes

Yea, it’s a notable fact that there is a reason behind everything one does and UNIPORT COHSE Graduate Programmes is not exempted from this;

The aim of this programmes is to produce graduates of OHS and ENS with broad-based training required as experts in industrial safety and environmental management in Petroleum, Power, Chemical, Transport and other sectors.

COHSE Part-Time Graduate Programme Duration

The programme duration for M.Sc. part-time option is 24 calendar months. The duration for a PhD part-time option is a minimum of 36 calendar months.

COHSE Part-Time Graduate Programme Structure

The programme structure is modular in nature. Each module is taught during weekends for about 40 hours a month – on Fridays from 12:00 noon to 4:00 pm, and on Saturdays from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm, with continuous assessments and examination.

For M.Sc., in addition to course work, there are group projects; internships in the industry for practical experience and research work that runs concurrently.

UNIPORT COHSE Part-Time Graduate Programmes Admission Requirements

For admission into any of the two part-time M.Sc. programmes, candidates must possess a 2nd class (Upper Division) Honours Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering.

However, Industry/Company workers with a minimum of 3 years cognate experience who possesses a 2nd class (Lower Division) Honours degree with Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 3.0 or above will be admitted. The requirement for PhD admission is M.Sc. degree with a minimum CGPA of 3.50 out of 5.00 in Science or Engineering.

How to Apply

All applications shall be done through the application portal of the Centre online – www.cohseuniport.edu.ng/application/. Note that a non-refundable application fee of twenty-five thousand naira (₦25,000.00) is to be paid during the application.


For enquiries, please call 09056214152, 08140392982 or e-mail admission@cohseuniport.edu.ng