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Nursing Council’s Approved List Of Universities Offering PGDE Courses In Nigeria.

news 1The Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria has released the list of Nigerian Universities Accredited to award Postgraduate Diploma in Education. In a circular dated 14th of April, 2016 and addressed to the Director of Nursing Services, Head of Departments of Nursing  Science, Cordinators of All post basic schools and provost/principals of all nursing schools and colleges, the regulatory body listed 39 schools in the country whose postgraduate diploma in education (PGDE) is acceptable for registration as a nurse tutor. Below are the list of the schools:
1.   Abia State University, Uturu Abia State
2.   Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi, Bauchi state
3.   Adamawa State University Mubi, Adamawa state
4.   Adekunle Ajasin university Akungba, Akoko
5.   Ambrose Alli University , Ekpoma Edo state
6.   Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria Kaduna state
7.   Anambra State University, Uli Anambra state
8.   Bayero University, Kano
9.   Benue State University, Makurdi Benue state
10.   Delta State University, Abraka, Delta State
11.   Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki Ebonyi state
12.   Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti, ekiti State
13.   Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu State
14.   Federal University of Technology Minna, Niger state
15.   Imo State University, Owerri state
16.   Kogi State University, Anyingba Kogi state
17.   Lagos state University,Ojo Lagos state
18.   Modibbo Adamawa University of Technology, Yola Adamawa state
19.   Nasarawa State University, Keffi Nasarawa state
20.   Nmandi Azikiwe University, Awka Anambra state
21.   Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-ife, osun state
22.   Olabisi Onabanjo University Ago Iwoye, Ogun state
23.   River State University of Science and Technology Port Harcourt, River states
24.   Sokoto State University, Sokoto state
25.   Tai Solarin University of Education Ijebu Ode Ogun state
26.   Umaru Musa Yar’Adua University, Katsina, Katsina state
27.   University of Abuja, Abuja
28.   University of Agriculture, Makurdi,Benue state
29.   University of Benin, Benin City, Edo state
30.   University of Calabar, Calabar Cross River state
31.   University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo state
32.   University of Ilorin, Kwara state
33.   University of Jos,  Jos Plateau
34.   University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos state
35.   University of Maiduguri, Borno state
36.   University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu state
37.   University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt River state
38.   University of Uyo,Akwa Ibom state
39.   Usman Danfodiyo University, Sokoto state
The circular stated that the National Universities Commission granted approval to Tai Solarin University of Education, Ijebu Ode, Ogun State to commence the running of Postgraduate programme on 15th March, 2012. However, the approval was officially communicated to the University  on the 23rd of April, 2013. Consequently, the postgraduate Diploma in Education offered by the University is approved by the commission with effect from this date of approval.
Please bring the contents of this circular to the notice of all concerned.
Thank you for assisting the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria in promoting and maintaining excellence in Nursing Education and Practice.
Yahaya Sumi
For Acting Secretary General/Registrar

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