School of Postgraduate Studies

Masters Programmes

PostGraduate Diploma Programmes

  • Lecturing/Teaching Methodology for Lecturers
  • Quality Assurance in Higher Education
  • Supervision and Examination of Students Research Projects
  • PHD/Doctoral Programmes

    Quality Assurance in Higher Education


    Part-Time: (Evening Programme)Twelve (12) months
    Distance Learning: Twelve (12) months.

    Entry requirements

    As a general rule, applicants for Postgraduate Diploma must hold a good first Degree in the relevant field of their desired studies or acceptable professional qualifications such as ACCA, CIMA, ICAEW, ACA, inter alia. However, a tentative separate system of entry requirements may be devised, in the discretion of the Senate, should an exceptionally deserving case of application arise.

    Course Structure

    Stage 1
    1. PDQA501 Introduction to Higher Education and Quality Assurance
    2. PDQA502 Quality Assurance Systems Development
    3. PDQA506 Establishment of an Institution of Higher Learning
    4. PDQA507 Role of Quality Assurance Authority
    Stage 2
    1. PDQA503 Assessment of Quality
    2. PDQA504 Internal Quality Assurance
    3. PDQA505 External Quality Assurance
    4. PDQA508 Regulating and Assuring Quality of International Providers of Higher Education