Candidates seeking admission into the Master of Science Degree Programme in Agricultural Extension must have any of the following qualifications from recognized institutions:
Duration of postgraduate Diploma Programmes
AEE 711 Introduction to Microeconomics (2 Credit Units)
Nature and scope of economics, economics models, economics systems, demand and supply, Price system, the concept of equilibrium, cost concept, consumption theory.
AEE 713 Principles of Farm Management (2 Credit Units)
Nature and Scope of farm management, Management functions, Production and production functions, Input-output relationship, product-product relationship, factor-factor relationship, risks and uncertainty.
AEE 714 Farm Records (2 Credit Units)
Importance of farm records, Types of farm record in various agricultural enterprises.
AEX 711 Comparative Extension Systems (2 Credit Units)
Principles and Practices of agricultural Extension Methods, Types of Extension methods in Agricultural Extension, History, Organization and Administration of Agricultural Extension in Nigeria
AEX 712 Communication and Teaching Methods in Extension (2 Credit Units)
Effective learning in rural areas; communication and diffusion process and models
AEX 713 Rural Development, Theory and Practice (2 Credit Units)
General theory of Rural Development, growth and development of Nigeria’s Extension organization, community Development
AEE 721 Introduction to Macroeconomics (2 Credit Units)
Nature and scope of macroeconomics, National Income, Microeconomic theory, Monetary Theory, Inflation.
AEE 722 Statistics for Social Sciences (2 Credit Units)
Nature of Scientific method and their application in social research statistical analysis, presentation of research results, data analysis: descriptive and inferential analysis
AGR 723 Computer Applications to Data Management in Agriculture (2 Credit Units)
Introduction to computer programmes relevant to agriculture; use of computer for the preparation of agricultural economics and extension materials
AEE 724 Special topics or Seminar (2 Credit Units)
AEE 700 Project (6 Credit Units)
AEX 721 Technology Transfer in Agriculture (2 Credit Units)