FEDERAL MINISTRY OF EDUCATION
(WORLD BANK ASSISTED STEP-B PROJECT)
CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE FOR ADVANCED MATERIALS AND MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY
NATIONAL AGENCY FOR SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING INFRASTRUCTURE (NASENI)
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Admission for Masters Degree Programme
for the 2012/2013 Academic Session
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into full-time M.Sc. programmes at the Centre of Excellence for Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Technology (CoEx-AMMT) for the 2012/2013 Academic Session. The centre is running the following three M.Sc. Programmes in collaboration with three tertiary institutions:
THE CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE
The National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI), a parastatal under the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology established the Centre of Excellence for Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Technology under the Science and Technology Education Post Basic (STEP-B) World Bank assisted project with the following objectives:
i. Human capacity development for teaching, learning and application of Computer Aided Design (CAD), Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM), Modeling and Simulation, Rapid Prototyping, Mechatronics, Nanotechnology etc. in Nigeria.
ii. Procurement of equipment, machines, software with licenses, laboratory equipment and consumables for middle and high level research activities.
iii. Development of a National Curriculum for the above listed three Masters Programmes.
The M.Sc. programmes will be products driven and participants, at the end of the programme, are expected to come up with relevant products for industrial transformation of the nation, patentable products and international journal publications.
i. At least a second class upper division at Bachelors level in any of Mechanical, Electrical, Electronic or Electronic/Electronic Engineering is required
ii. Candidates with second class lower division with at least two years post NYSC relevant industrial experience may also apply
MODE OF APPLICATION
(A) M.Sc. in Mechatronics and Machine Design
Step 1: Pay an application form fee of
Account Name: NASENI
Bank: Diamond Bank Plc., Deidei Branch Abuja
Account No: 0003549350
Step 2: With the bank teller, collect an application form from the Department of Mechatronics Engineering, ATBU Bauchi, NASENI STEP-B Project Office Idu, Abuja or any of the following NASENI Development Institute: ELDI-Awka, PEDI-Ilesha, AMT-P Jalingo.
Step 3: Submit completed application forms with all the necessary attachment at the point of sale of the application form.
(B) M.Sc. in Electronics Product Manufacturing
Visit the FUTO website (www.futo.edu.ng) for details or follow the following steps:
Step 1: Pay a non-refundable fee of Eleven thousand, three hundred naira (
Step 2: Log on to www.futo.edu.ng and click on PG Application.
Step 3: Create your Login Account as a New User by entering your First Name, Last Name, Email and any Password of choice, type in the captcha characters and click the Submit button.
NOTE: Make sure the email address supplied is valid as your login details would be sent to the address for future references. Also remember to download the Referee Report and the Transcript Request forms on the Login page.
Step 4: With your newly created Login details, login as an Existing User- on the right pane. Then, click the Login button to display the View Forms page.
Step 5: Click on the New Submission link beside Postgraduate Application 2012/2013. Complete the form appropriately (NOTE: asterisk fields are compulsory). At the end of Page One, click Save to proceed to Page Two.
Step 6: After completing Page Two of the form, click the Save button to proceed to the E-Tranzact payment gateway. Click on Continue to Payment button.
Step 7: Enter the Confirmation Order and the Receipt Number on your E-Tranzact receipt in the appropriate boxes provided, and then click on Submit. You will get an instant message to let you know if your payment was successful or not. Log out if your payment was successful. An acknowledgement would also be sent to the e-mail address you provided while filling the form.
(C) M.Sc. in Nanotechnology and Structured Materials
Purchase of Application Forms Shall be Through Online Only. Candidates can complete the application forms and pay online by the following steps:
Step 1: Log on to our admission website http://oaupgcollege.netque.com.ng
Step 2: Create an online account. E-mail will be sent with additional details including a
Step 3: With e-mail and password combination, applicants should sign in and accurately fill the pages
of the application form.
Step 4: Application Processing fee can be paid using either ATM/Nigerian Debit Cards or the OAU
Postgraduate Online Application Scratch Cards (Available at GTB, OAU Branch; additional details will be sent via e-mail).
Step 5: Applicants should scan and submit relevant documents online in support of their
applications (see note on admission)
(A) The closing date for application for M.Sc. in Machine Design and Mechatronics at ATBU closes on February 27, 2013. All successful candidates will be notified via email.
(B) The FUTO Website is open and will close on February 27, 2013. All successful candidates will be notified via email.
(C) The OAU Netque will be opened for this programme on Monday, 11th February, 2013. Duly completed application forms must be submitted online on or before Monday 11th March, 2013.
For more information, contact,
Suleiman – NASENI STEP-B Project Office, Idu, Abuja +2347062641324,
Abubakar – AMT-P Jalingo +2348038068309
Tolu - PEDI Ilesha +2348087001596
Chukwudi - ELDI Awka +2348060833435
Nasarawa State and NASENI have agreed to partner to develop the mineral resources and fast-track science and technology teaching at the state’s owned schools