2024/2025 Admissions 

DISCLAIMER!!!

GODFREY OKOYE UNIVERSITY, ENUGU, WISHES TO INFORM THE GENERAL PUBLIC THAT ADMISSION FORM INTO THE UNIVERSITY IS FREE, WHICH SHOULD BE DONE THROUGH THE OFFICIAL GO-UNI WEBSITE:

THE ADMINISTRATION OF GODFREY OKOYE UNIVERSITY MANDATES EVERY STUDENT/PROSPECTIVE STUDENT TO MAKE PAYMENTS USING THE UNIVERSITY’S ONLINE PAYMENT PLATFORM. ANY STUDENT/PROSPECTIVE STUDENT WHO PAYS TO ANY PERSONAL ACCOUNT WILL BE DOING SO AT HIS OR HER DISADVANTAGE WITH NO RESPONSIBILITY TO GODFREY OKOYE UNIVERSITY.

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Available Programmes:  

COLLEGE OF MEDICINE

  • Medicine & Surgery
  • Nursing Sciences

FACULTY OF ARTS

  • English and Literary Studies
  • History and International Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Music
  • Religious Studies

FACULTY OF EDUCATION

  • Biology Education
  • Business Education
  • Chemistry Education
  • Computer science Education
  • Economics Education
  • Educational Management
  • English and Literary Studies Education
  • Guidance and Counselling
  • Mathematics Education
  • Physics Education
  • Political Science Education
  • Primary Education
  • Social Studies Education

FACULTY OF LAW

  • Law

FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

  • Accounting
  • Business Management
  • Economics
  • International Relations
  • Mass Communication
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration
  • Sociology

FACULTY OF NATURAL SCIENCE AND ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES

  • Applied Biology
  • Architecture
  • Biochemistry
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Industrial Chemistry
  • Industrial Design
  • Industrial Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Microbiology
  • Physics
  • Physics with Electronics

1. Basic Requirements for Full Admission:

  • O’Level Result: 5 credits in the required subjects of the chosen course of study, including English and Mathematics.
  • Minimum JAMB score:  College of Medicine (200), Faculty of Law (220), Nursing (180), Other Faculties (160).
  • Candidates who did not choose Godfrey Okoye University as their first choice university should do CHANGE OF INSTITUTION to make Godfrey Okoye their first choice university.
  • Possession of JAMB Admission Letter completes the admission process.

2. Admission Mode

Candidates can apply through:

(a) UTME (with appropriate JAMB score)

(b) DIRECT ENTRY (with current JAMB Direct Entry Form)

(c) JUPEB (with a good O’Level result)

(d) Postgraduate Programme (with First Degree)

3. Admission Procedure

Apply online – On submitting the form, a reply will be sent to the candidate’s email address (Please give an active email address) within three working days regarding whether admission is offered.

Apply for admission into any programme in the College of Medicine, Faculties of Arts; Education; Law; Management and Social Sciences; Natural Sciences and Environmental Studies.

4. Payment of Fees

The candidate can start paying fees after receiving admission offer: Acceptance Fee, Tuition, ICT and other fees (see Fee Structure attached). Follow the guideline for online payment of fees.

 

How Can I Complete the Application Process?

The admission form is free. Submit your application here, you will be notified as soon as the admissons for the 2024/2025 session begins.

Request for Application Form  

For enquires call:  09134273215 | 07065118357 | 09121963049 | 09121767243 or email: info@gouni.edu.ng or admissions@gouni.edu.ng or chinedu@gouni.edu.ng

Dear prospective student,

We are pleased that you are considering becoming a student at the Godfrey Okoye University (GO University), Enugu State. GO University is inspired by the Founder’s philosophy that understands education as a dialogical process of acquisition and dissemination of knowledge. Our goal is to produce scholars who will be outstanding in learning, balanced in character and personality and ready to pursue epistemic unity in all its ramifications.

At GO University, students can achieve a first class and holistic education, a type of education which promotes both academic and moral excellence; education designed to raise the next generation of leaders who understand the importance of religious, cultural and epistemological dialogue in protecting and directing the Nigerian project, Africa and entire humanity.

GO University is committed to the science and art of education and translation of skills and competencies acquired to promote human welfare. The university attracts students from all the states of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, neighboring African countries and other parts of the world.

This guide provides you with important information about GO University. We look forward to having you join the School of Postgraduate Studies of GO University.

Mission Statement: Godfrey Okoye University dedicates itself to imparting quality education aimed at inculcating in the students strong personalities that will ensure the promotion of religious, cultural and epistemological dialogue.

Foundation: GO University was established in 2009 while the School of Postgraduate Studies was established in 2017 through approval by the accrediting body of Nigerian universities, the National Universities Commission (NUC).

Some Special Features of GO University

  • The University is committed to unity of knowledge. Its fundamental question is: where is the evidence?
  • The University graduates its students on schedule.
  • There is a wireless Internet access on campus.
  • The university has student exchange programmes and research collaborations with partner universities in Austria, Germany, United Kingdom, United States of America and Nigeria.

Special Features of the School of Postgraduate Studies

  • Practical application of theories and principles in the laboratory and the community.
  • Small class sizes to facilitate learning Emphasis on collaborative studies and research beginning from the first year of study.
  • Emphasis on student-centered teaching.
  • Emphasis on interdisciplinary/transdisciplinary teaching and research.
  • Strong work and research ethics
  • Flexible scheduling of lectures and activities
  • Integration of 21st century skills into teaching and research
  • Innovative disciplinary specializations.

OUR AVAILABLE PROGRAMMES

FACULTY OF ARTS

Department of English and Literary Studies

M.A, English and Literary Studies

Ph.D. English Language and Literary Studies

FACULTY OF EDUCATION

Department of Educational Foundations

Postgraduate Diploma in Education

M.Ed. Curriculum Studies and Instruction

Department of Arts Education

M.Ed.  English Language Education

Department of Science and Computer Education

M.Ed. Measurement and Evaluation

Ph.D. Measurement and Evaluation

M.Ed. Biology Education

M.Ed. Chemistry Education

M.Ed. Physics Education

M.Ed. Computer Education

M.Ed. Mathematics Education

Ph.D. Mathematics Education

FACULTY OF NATURAL SCIENCES AND ENVIRONMENT STUDIES         

Department of Biological Sciences

PGD Biotechnology

M.Sc. Agricultural Biotechnology

M.Sc. Industrial Biotechnology

M.Sc. Medical Biotechnology

M.Sc. Environmental Biotechnology

M.Sc. Entrepreneurship Biotechnology

M.Sc. Forensic Biotechnology and DNA Fingerprinting

PGD Microbiology

M.Sc. Microbiology (Medical)

M.Sc. Microbiology (Environmental)

M.Sc. Microbiology (Industrial)

Ph.D. Microbiology

Department of Computer Science and Mathematics

M.Sc. Computer Science

Department of Physical and Geosciences

PGD Physics

M.Sc. Space and Ionospheric Propagation Physics

M.Sc. Solid State Physics

M.Sc. Radiation, Nuclear and Health Physics

M.Sc. Theoretical Physics

M.Sc. Solar Energy Physics

M.Sc. Geophysics

FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

Department of Accounting and Finance

PGD Accounting

M.Sc. Accounting

PhD. Accounting

PGD Banking and Finance

M.Sc. Banking and Finance

Department of Business Management

PGD Management

M.Sc. Management

M.Sc. Operations Management

PGD Public Administration

M.Sc. Public Administration

Department of Economics

PGD Economics

M.Sc. Economics

Department of Political Science and International Relations

PGD Political Science

M.Sc. Political Science

Ph.D. Political Science

PGD International Relations

M.Sc. International Relations

Department of Mass Communication

PGD Mass Communication

M.Sc. Mass Communication

Department of Sociology and Psychology

Postgraduate Certificate in Psychology

M.Sc. Applied Social Psychology

M.Sc. Clinical Psychology (Community or Medical Track)

M.Sc. Economics Psychology

M.Sc. Engineering Psychology

M.Sc. Forensic Psychology

M.Sc. Media Psychology

M.Sc. Psychology of Religion (Pastoral or Religion Track)

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Godfrey Okoye University admission decisions are based on academic merit. Admissions are open to all irrespective of nationality, ethnicity, sex or physical challenges. The general admission requirements for postgraduate programmes, subject to fulfilling other specified departmental requirements, are as follows:

  1. Candidates must have the basic ordinary level university entry requirement of at least 5 credit passes in WASC, SSCE/GCE, NECO or their equivalent, which must include a credit pass in English and Mathematics.
  2. Candidates for a Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) programme must possess a minimum of a first degree or HND (merit pass)
  • Candidates for a Master’s degree programme must possess a minimum of a second class (lower division) degree from recognized universities with at least a CGPA of 2.50 on a 5-point scale.
  1. Candidates for a Ph.D degree programme must possess a minimum of a master’s degree with a 4.00CGPA or average score of 60% or grade “B”. A candidate whose CGPA in Master’s degree is less than 4.0 may be admitted for M.A/Ph.D, M.Ed/Ph.D, M.Sc./Ph.D
  2. Requisite academic transcripts must accompany applications for postgraduate programmes, which shall be forwarded directly by the issuing university to the Postgraduate School.
  3. Successful completion of the postgraduate entry examination (PES).
  • Admissions are ongoing already into these programmes.

OTHER ROUTES OF ACADEMIC ADMISSION APPLICANT CATEGORY REQUIREMENTS

Transfer Students   CGPA of 2.5 on a 4-point Scale or 4.0 on a 5 point Scale at a reputable university or    equivalent institution of higher education. Visiting/Exchange Students in this category are not formally Students admitted to GO University. To apply as a visiting postgraduate student, the student submits an oversea study application, an official transcript and a letter from the student’s home institution confirming that the student is in good standing.

OPPORTUNITIES

Enabling education

Inspiring environment

Spiritual growth

Cult-free campus

Abuse-free environment

Enriching friendships

International exposure

We partner with the following Universities

  1. Pontifical Lateran University, Rome, Italy
  2. University of Innsbruck, Austria
  3. Kepler University Linz, Austria
  4. Medical University of Innsbruck, Austria
  5. University College of Education, Linz, Austria
  6. Cologne University of Applied Sciences, Cologne, Germany
  7. Münster University, Germany Birmingham City University, UK
  8. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, USA
  9. Bowie State University, Bowie, MD, USA

For more information about the school of Postgraduate Studies, Please call +234706371940, +2348063311878, +2348034417455 or send an email pg@gouni.edu.ng

APPLICATION FEES, TUITION AND OTHER FEES FOR ONE ACADEMIC SESSION

Tuition and fees are due on or before the first day of each academic session. There are two semesters in each session. Extra fees might apply for the payment per semester, quarterly or monthly.

Application fee – N12,000. Masters – N400,000 full academic session
PGD – N200,000 full academic session tuition can be paid per semester.
For enquiries, call:  09134273215 | 09121963049 | 09121767243

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Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board (JUPEB) Programme.

The Programme leads to the award of JUPEB Certification which enables candidates to gain Direct Entry Admission into the University.

Eligibility: Eligible candidates must possess a minimum of 5 Credits at a maximum of two sittings in at least 5 subjects (inclusive of English Language and Mathematics) relevant to the candidate’s desired course of study in the University.

The Goal of Godfrey Okoye University JUPEB Program

  • To facilitate Direct Entry admissions into the university;
  • To help candidate without JAMP to gain admission into the university within a period of 9 – 11 months;
  • To provide educational support to candidates seeking university education.

The Objectives of Godfrey Okoye University JUPEB Program

  • To increase access to university education
  • To source eligible students for the university degree programmes;
  • To ensure adequate preparations of eligible secondary school graduates who do not possess JAMB result;
  • To enhance the analytical and independent learning abilities of candidates and to promote their intellectual development, as well as their oral and written skills.

JUPEB AVAILABLE SUBJECT COMBINATIONS

FACULTY OF ARTS:

BA Disciplines and Subject Combinations

English and Literary Studies (ELS) – Literature in English, History, CRS/Government

History and International Studies – History/Government, Literature in English, CRS.

Music – Music, CRS, Government/ Literature in English

Philosophy – History/Government, CRS, Literature in English

 

FACULTY OF LAW:

BL and Subject Combination

Government, Literature in English, CRS or Economics, Government, Literature in English

FACULTY OF EDUCATION:

B.Ed Disciplines and Subject Combinations

Biology Education – Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics/Physics

Business Education (BED) – Mathematics, Economics, Government/Business Studies

Chemistry Education – Chemistry, Physics, Biology/Mathematics

Computer Science Education – Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry/Geography

Economics Education – Economics, Mathematics, Physics/Geography/Government

English and Literary Studies Education – Literature in English, History, CRS/Government

History Education – History, Economics, Literature in English

Mathematics Education – Mathematics, Physic, Chemistry

Physics Education – Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry

Political Science Education – Government, Literature in English, CRS/Economics

Social Studies Education – CRS, Economics, Government

FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

B.Sc  Disciplines and Subject Combinations

Accounting – Mathematics, Economics, Business Studies/Government

Banking and Finance – Mathematics, Economics, Business Studies/Government

Economics – Economics, Government, Mathematics or Economics, Business Studies,

Mathematics

International Relations – Economics, Literature in English, Government

Management – Mathematics, Economics, Business Studies/Government

Marketing – Mathematics, Economics, Business Studies/Government

Mass Communication – Government, Literature in English, CRS/Economics

Political Science – Government, Literature in English, CRS/Economics

Public Administration – Economics, Literature in English, Government

Psychology – Economics, Government, Biology

Sociology – Government, Literature in English, CRS/Economics

NATURAL SCIENCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES

B.Sc  Disciplines and Subject Combinations

Architecture – Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry.

Biotechnology – Biology, Chemistry, Physics/Mathematics

Microbiology – Biology, Chemistry, Physics/Mathematics

Biochemistry – Biology, Chemistry, Physics/Mathematics

Industrial Chemistry – Chemistry, Physics, Biology/Mathematics

Industrial Physics, Physics with Electronics, Renewable Energy, Geophysics – Physics,

Mathematics, Chemistry

Computer Science – Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry

Mathematics – Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry

COLLEGE OF MEDICINE

B.Sc  Disciplines and Subject Combinations

Medicine – Biology, Chemistry, Physics

Nursing – Biology, Chemistry, Physics

MODE OF APPLICATION

Apply Online

Request for Application form  

On Campus

  1. Pay the application fee of N10, 000 to the following Banks:
  • ACCOUNT NAME: JUPEB GODFREY OKOYE UNIVERSITY

BANK: ZENITH BANK PLC

ACCOUNT NUMBER: 1013282878

  • ACCOUNT NAME: JUPEB GODFREY OKOYE UNIVERSITY

BANK: UMUCHINEMERE PRO-CREDIT

ACCOUNT NUMBER: 1010202451

  1. Collect and fill the JUPEB FORM at the Admission’s Office, Go University, Enugu.
  2. Submit the completed form with your credentials to the Admission’s Office, Go University, Enugu.
  3. Attach a passport photograph with white background, not older than 3 months.

LIAISON OFFICE

Abuja Liaison Office:

Chiadikaobi E. Mba

22 Ike Nwachukwu Street

Trade Moore Estate, Lugbe

Abuja

Email: gouliaisonabj@gmail.com

Tel: 08109668845, 08139662986

DESK OFFICERS

Tel: 09134273215, 07035809884

SIGNED

Dr. Nnamdi S. Ene

Registrar

FOR ENQUIRES CALL:

08034278100, 08166835511, 08034540976, 08069111019

Email: jupeb@gouni.edu.ng

 

Sandwich Programme of Godfrey Okoye University

Godfrey Okoye University is one of the Private Universities in Nigeria that the National Universities Commission approved to run Sandwich / Part-time Programme. The need for this programme cannot be overemphasised in the Nigerian society today especially in Enugu State. This is because, a lot of individuals who have no opportunity for regular academic programmes but are willing to obtain an academic degree need to be considered in the Education sector. This is the rationale for this programme. It is worthy to note that an educated nation is always a healthy and wealthy nation. Therefore, everybody needs to be given the opportunity to study and obtain academic degrees for the formation of the heart and the transformation of the society.

National Universities Commission Approved Programmes

The National Universities Commission (NUC) approved the following programmes for Godfrey Okoye University:

  1. B.Sc. Ed. Biology Education
  2. B.Sc. Ed. Chemistry Education
  3. B.Sc. Ed. Computer Science Education
  4. B.Sc. Ed. Mathematics Education
  5. B.Sc. Ed. Physics Education
  6. B.Sc. Ed. Economics Education
  7. B.Sc. Ed. Political Science Education
  8. B.A. Ed. Social Studies Education
  9. B.A. Ed. English & Literary Studies Education
  10. B.Ed. Business Education

Programme Schedule and Duration

This is a Ten-Meeting programme. The Meetings are in April, August, and October of every year. Therefore, admissions are at any of these Meeting months. Two Meetings make up one academic year. However, the entry qualification of a candidate determines the Meeting that he or she needs to start from. Candidates who are O’Level holders start at Meeting One. Those who have OND, or Adv. NABTEB start at Meeting Three. Then, NCE holders start at Meeting Five. Finally, HND or B.Sc. holders who have not acquired diploma in Education, start at Meeting Seven. Meeting Nine is Teaching Practice, while Meeting Ten is Project Defence, then graduation.

Fee Structure

The fees for this sandwich/part-time programme are very much affordable. Each of the programmes have the same fee structure. The only difference is the entry point. Therefore, the total fees for the candidates that entered at Meeting One is Two hundred and eighty-seven thousand, seven hundred and fifty Naira (N287,750). The candidates that entered at Meeting Three shall pay Two hundred and forty-one thousand, seven hundred and fifty Naira (N241,750). Those that joined at Meeting Five shall pay the total fees of One hundred and ninety-five thousand, seven hundred and fifty Naira (N195,750). Finally, the candidates that joined at Meeting Seven shall pay One hundred and forty-nine thousand, seven hundred and fifty Naira (N149,750). There may also be relevant fees for the development of the Institution, which students may be required to pay from time to time. For example, Bazaar Levy which is paid once a year. The amount is One thousand Naira (N1,000). This levy fee needs to be paid during the October Meeting of every year.

For more enquiries, please, contact:

Prof Aron Eze

Coordinator

Tel: +2347036371940

E-mail: sandwichoffice@gouni.edu.ng