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Postgraduate Diploma in Textile Science and Technology

The Aims of the Course

To provide a refresher course for graduates already in the textiles, paints, chemical, plastics and allied industries that wish to benefit from a deeper theoretical understanding of those aspects of science, which are of particular concern to those industries.
To provide a conversion course, which will enable the holders of HND in a relevant subject, e.g. Applied Chemistry; Chemical Engineering; Textile Technology or an equivalent professional qualification, such as ATI from approved institutions, to specialize in Textile Science and Technology.

Duration of the Course

Postgraduate Diploma Programme is a Part-time Postgraduate Programme with a minimum duration of two (2) Semesters and a maximum duration of six (6) Semesters.

Admission Requirements

The criteria for admission into the PGD Programme will be as follows:
All candidates must have five credit passes including English, Mathematics and one science subject at ‘O’ Level
Candidates must possess first degree in textile science and technology, chemistry, chemical engineering at a minimum of pass degree.
Holders of HND in relevant programmes from approved institution with a minimum of Upper Credit shall also be considered for admission.
Holders of equivalent professional qualifications such as ATI from recognized institutions considered acceptable to the Department and Faculty of science

Graduation Requirements

A candidate must have fulfilled the following conditions to be awarded the Postgraduate Diploma:
A candidate must pass a minimum of 24 credit units
Must pass all the Core courses
Must register at least 4 units of Elective per semester
Must submit a Diploma Project Report.

Postgraduate Diploma in Textile Science and Technology