WIT-TUB-UNILAG URBAN LAB PROGRAMMES

We are happy to announce the commencement of two multidisciplinary postgraduate programmes at the University of Lagos – Masters in Urban Management (by Department of Urban and Regional Planning) and MPhil/Phd in Sustainable Urbanisation (by Centre for Housing and Sustainable Development).

  1. Masters in Urban Management

    Entry Requirements:
    1. To qualify for admission, a candidate must satisfy the following requirements: Be a holder of the bachelor’s degree with honours in any discipline of the University of Lagos or any other recognised university; with minimum of two years post-qualification experience.
    2. All other requirements as stipulated in the regulations of the School of Postgraduate Studies, University of Lagos.
    3. All candidates for the programme are required to undergo a selection process.
    Duration of Programme:
    Part Time: Four semesters. This will be delivered through a combination of onsite and online classes
    Funding:
    Highly competitive scholarship opportunities are available to eligible Nigerian candidates under the DAAD funded WITS-TUB-UNILAG Urban Lab Programme.
  2. Enquiries: urp@unilag.edu.ng +234 803 415 9386

  3. Mphil in Sustainable Urbanisation

  4. Entry Requirements:
    1. Candidates must be a holder of the Bachelor’s degree, with a minimum of Second class honours upper division, OR a Master’s degree with a minimum CGPA of 3.5 from the University of Lagos or any other recognized university in any of the following disciplines:
      • Sustainable Urbanisation
      • Housing Development and Management
      • Urban Management
      • Facility Management
      • Construction Management
      • Project Management
      • Built Environment Disciplines including Architecture, Urban and Regional Planning, Estate Management, Land Economy, Quantity Surveying, Building, Landscape Architecture, Land Surveying and Geographic Information Systems
      • Social Science disciplines including Geography, Sociology, Political Science, Economics, Philosophy
      • Interdisciplinary Studies including Urban Studies, International Relations/Development, History and Strategic Studies, Public Policy, Peace and Conflict Studies, Transport Studies and Sustainable Development.
    2. All other requirements as stipulated in the regulations of the School of Postgraduate Studies, University of Lagos.
    3. All candidates for the programme are required to undergo a selection process to ensure that the candidate’s research is relevant to Centre research focus
    4. Duration of Programme:
      At Full time: Four semesters
      Part Time: Six semesters
      This will be delivered through a combination of onsite and online classes
    Enquiries: centreforhousing@unilag.edu.ng +234 807 449 6369

  5. PhD in Sustainable Urbanisation

    Entry Requirements:
    1. Candidates with a Master’s Degree, with a minimum CGPA of 4.0, OR a Master of Philosophy degree with a minimum CGPA of 4.0 from the University of Lagos or any other recognized university in any of the following disciplines:
      • Sustainable Urbanisation Housing Development and Management Urban Management
      • Facility Management
      • Construction Management
      • Project Management
      • Built Environment Disciplines including Architecture, Urban and Regional Planning, Estate Management, Land Economy, Quantity Surveying, Building, Landscape Architecture, Land Surveying and Geographic Information Systems
      • Social Science disciplines including Geography, Sociology, Political Science, Economics, Philosophy
      • Interdisciplinary Studies including Urban Studies, International Relations/Development, History and Strategic Studies, Public Policy, Peace and Conflict Studies, Transport Studies and Sustainable Development
    2. All other requirements as stipulated in the regulations of the School of Postgraduate Studies, University of Lagos.
    3. All candidates for the programme are required to undergo a selection process to ensure that the candidate’s research meets the following criteria:
      • Addresses one of the Sustainable Development Goals Is relevant to at least one of the eight research clusters of the Centre for Housing and Sustainable Development (i. African Urbanization Dynamics
      • Housing and Urban Regeneration
      • Sustainable Infrastructure and Urban Design
      • Sustainable Construction and Construction skills development
      • Land Administration and Management
      • Spatial Data Infrastructure
      • Urban Health and Livability
      • Pro-poor Development and Urban Management – https://chsd.unilag.edu.ng/)
      NOTE:
      • Limited scholarships are available for eligible candidates from Nigeria and Africans from the ECOWAS sub-region under the DAAD funded WITS-TUB-UNILAG Urban Lab Programme
      • The programme is fully delivered in English. Applications must therefore possess proficiency in English Language.
      Duration of Programme:
      At Full time: Six semesters
      Part Time: Eight semesters
      This will be delivered through a combination of onsite and online classes
      Funding:
      Highly competitive scholarship opportunities are available to eligible Nigerians & Africans from ECOWAS sub-regionn under the DAAD funded WITS-TUB-UNILAG Urban Lab Programme for Full time PhD candidates.
      Enquiries: centreforhousing@unilag.edu.ng +234 807 449 6369