Liveschoolnews wish to inform the general public that, Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into full-time M.Sc./Ph.D. programmes at the African University of Science and Technology (AUST) Abuja.

The University offers world class post-graduate programmes that aretaught by leading African and International professors in the following areas:

*. Computer Science

*. Materials Science & Engineering

*. Petroleum Engineering

*. Pure and Applied Mathematics

*. Theoretical & Applied Physics

Application forms are to be returned with a fee of $30. Please note that this fee is non-refundable.

Application closes on Thursday, January 31st, 2013.

PROCEDURE FOR FEE PAYMENT

Bank Deposit (Nigerian Students Only)

BANK: Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB)

ACCOUNT NAME: African University of Science and Technology, Abuja, Nigeria.

ACCOUNT NUMBER: 0023134390

FUNDS TRANSFER (ALL STUDENTS)

For transfer of USD into domicilliary account through CITIBANK New York:

Correspondent Bank: CITIBANK, NewYork

Swift Code: CITIUS33

ABA NO: 021000089

For Credit of: Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, Lagos, Nigeria

Swift Code: GTBINGLA

ACCOUNT NUMBER: 36129295

For final credit of: African University of Science and Technology, Abuja, Nigeria ( Beneficiary’s Name )

Beneficiary’s Account Number: 0023134390

Eligible applicants will be contacted prior to admission.

A tuition fee of $5,000 per session will be paid by all the students.

ELIGIBILITY

The 1st year AUST courses are taught at the Advanced Undergraduate and Graduate Level. This means that for students to be able to follow and benefit from the courses, they should have adequate preparation in Mathematics and the Basic Engineering Sciences prior to starting this program.

REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION ARE AS FOLLOW:

an honours B.Sc, degree in Mathematics, Computational Sciences, Engineering or Science from a recognized university with a minimum of Second Class Upper or aGPA of at least 3.5.

Candidates from francophone countries should have a “Maitrise” degree mention B and be proficient in English.

In addition, below are the specific perequisites for each program:

PURE AND APPLIED MATHEMATICS

Analysis / Advanced Calculus / Linear Algebra / Topology / ODE and Complex Analysis taken at undergraduate level.

COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

In addition to good preparatory Mathematics courses, students are expected to have knowledge of a modern programming language (e.g. Java, C, C++, and Computer Operating Systems).

THEORETICAL PHYSICS

Mathematics knowledge at least equivalent to courses in Calculus, Advanced Calculus (Vector Analysis, Multivariable Calculus), Linear Algebra and Differential Equations.

Students are also expected to have taken courses at an intermediate level in Classical Mechanics, Electromagnetism, Thermodynamicsand Quantum Mechanics.

MATERIALS SCIENCE ENGINEERING AND PETROLEUM ENGINEERING

Mathematics At least 4 semesters of Mathematicscourses covering Calculus, Linear Algebra, Advanced Calculus (Vector Analysis and Multivariable Calculus) and Ordinary Differential Equations.

Computation Knowledge of a (modern) programming language is expected.

Engineering Science Mechanics (Solids and Engineering Mechanics), Thermodynamics, Fluid Dynamics (for Petroleum Students) and General Chemistry (for Material Science Students).

For more information contact Student Affairs, +234 (0) 704 436 9498.

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