PhD candidates who wish to apply must have a good first degree and a relevant masters’ degree in any social science/humanities programme. After a pre-selection based on submitted application and a proposal, applicants will be screened to determine their suitability for the programme.

Limited Scholarships from DAAD are available to young and dynamic graduates with a First degree (at least Second Class Upper Division or better) and a relevant Masters’ Degree (MA/MSc/MPhil) awarded within the last 6 years whose academic and scholastic records show a potential for successful completion of doctoral degree programme.

The duration for completion of the Doctor of Philosophy degree shall normally be four years for full-time students and six years for part-time students.

How to Apply

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