VERITAS UNIVERSITY ABUJA

 

COLLEGE OF POSTGRADUATE STUDIES HOLDS FIRST ORAL DEFENCE (VIVA VOCE)EXAMINATION FOR THE AWARD OF M.SC POLITICAL SCIENCE AND DIPLOMACY

The College of Postgraduate Studies and the Department of Political Science and Diplomacy held the first oral defence (viva voce) examinations for Masters Degree Students of the Department of Political Science and Diplomacy (2014/2015 set) on Tuesday, 20th September, 2016 for the award of M.Sc. Political Science and Diplomacy. The examination commenced at 1:00 pm prompt in the Board Room of the College of Postgraduate Studies.
The candidates presented for the examination were:

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RESEARCH TOPIC

1.

OKUNGBOWA, Precious Ekho

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Preventive Diplomacy and Democratic Transition: An Assessment of the Role of International Election Observer Missions in the 2015 General Elections in Nigeria.

2.

ANYANWU, Christiantus Izuchukwu

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An Assessment of Political Tolerance in the 2015 Nigeria General Elections, with Reference to Imo State.

3.

ATSEWE, Peter Ter

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Elections and Democratic Consolidation in Nigeria: The 2015 General Elections in Perspective.

4.

OKAFOR, Josephat Emeka

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Impact of Boko Haram Terrorism on the Development of the Nigerian State: A Case Study of North East Nigeria (2011-2015).

5.

ADEGOKE, Victor Adeyemi

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An Assessment of the Impact of the Smart Card Reader Technology in the Conduct of the 2015 General Elections in Nigeria: The Case Study of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

The Principal Examiner was Professor Shuaibu A. Ibrahim of the Department of Political Science, Faculty of Social Sciences, Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Nasarawa State, Nigeria. The Postgraduate College currently offers the following Programmes:

  • PGD Applied Physics
  • PGD Chemistry
  • PGD Economics
  • PGD Political Science and Administrative Studies
  • PGD Accounting
  • PGD Marketing
  • M.Sc. Applied Physics (with specialization in Electronics/Communications, Geophysics and Radiation/Health Physics)
  • M.Sc. Chemistry (with specialization in Radio Chemical and Electronical Method, Advanced Thermodynamics, Food, Water, Drugs and Pharmaceutical Analysis, Photochemical Analysis and Advanced Organic Photochemistry).
  • M.Sc. Economics (with specialization in Energy Economics, Health Economics; Strategic Planning, Environmental Economics and Management, among others).
  • M.Sc. Political Science and Diplomacy (with specialization in International Relations & Diplomacy; Public Administration & Public Policy; Political Theory; Political Economics).
  • M.A English and Literary Studies
M.A History (with specialization in Nigeria and African History, International Relations & Strategic Studies, Conflict Resolution & Peace Studies, Economic History and Social History).

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