PHD BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (INTERNATIONAL AGRIBUSINESS) – IAMN

PHD BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (INTERNATIONAL AGRIBUSINESS)

LEAD CITY UNIVERSITY, IBADAN

Developing Great African Scholars

Next Start Date: October 3, 2022

Duration: 6 Semesters

PHD BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (INTERNATIONAL AGRIBUSINESS)

LEAD CITY UNIVERSITY, IBADAN

Developing Great African Scholars

Next Start Date: October 3, 2022

Duration: 6 Semesters

Program Overview

The PhD Business Administration (International Agribusiness) program is designed towards providing scholarly solutions to the most intractable problems facing agribusiness practice across the world. The program is designed for highly motivated individuals who are committed towards undertaking high quality industry-led researches that will help in improving the performance, scale and productivity of the global agribusiness industry.

Structured as a need based research degree, the PhD program in Business Administration (International Agribusiness) will be focused around FIVE Key research areas:

  1. Farmers Livelihood and Performance Improvements: Understanding variations in farm business performance, sustainability of agricultural production, processes efficiency and improving profitability of agribusiness operations
  1. Circular Food Supply Chain and Economic Models for reducing wastes in the Agricultural Value Chains in Africa.
  1. Resilience in Crops, Livestocks, Aquaculture and Dairy Production Systems in Africa
  1. Technologies for Agrifood Value Chain Optimization
  2. Net-Zero Supply Chain for the Agrifood Industry

 

PhD students participate in the departmental seminar series, present their research at national and international conferences and have the opportunity of collaborating with other researchers and faculty members in other research themes within the PhD Business Administration (International Agribusiness) unit. 

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

                                            COURSE TITLE

                                               UNITS

                   STATUS

AGR 901

Advance Agribusiness Management 1

   3

    C

AGR 902

Seminar in Emerging Global Issues in Agribusiness

   3

    C

BUS 902

Management Thoughts and Philosophy

   3

    C

MGR 901

Advance Research Methodology

   3

    C

HRM 902

Advance Human Resource Management

   3

    E

MKT 901

Advance International Marketing & Export

   3

    E

SECOND SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

                             COURSE TITLE

 UNITS

STATUS

AGR 903

Advance Agribusiness Management II

    3

    C

AGR 904

Advance Managerial Economics

    3

    C

BUS 915

Seminar in Agribusiness Environment

    3

    C

BUS 811

Imperative of Globalization

    3

    E

HRM 812

Advance Diversity Management

    3

    E

THIRD SEMESTER

COURSE CODE

                       COURSE TITLE

UNITS

STATUS

SEM 920

PhD Seminar 1

   3

C

 

FOURTH SEMESTER

 

SEM 930

PhD Seminar 2

  3

C

 

FIFTH SEMESTER

 

BUS 940

 Thesis (Pre-field)

 3

C

 

SIXTH SEMESTER

 

BUS 950

 Thesis (Post-Field)

  3

C

Bus 951

Thesis (VIVA)

  3

C

FINAL AWARD

The Final Award on this program is PhD Business Administration (International Agribusiness) of Lead City University, Ibadan.

PROGRAM DURATION

36 Months (Six Semesters)

ADMISSION REQUIREMENT

  1. M.Sc degrees in business administration, agribusiness, agricultural economics and other relevant areas with PhD grade
  2. Candidates with MBA Agribusiness, MSc (MPhil grades) are considered for admission into the MPhil Business Administration (International Agribusiness) program.

APPLICATION DOCUMENTS

  • Completed Postgraduate Application Form of Lead City University Ibadan
  • A detailed Curriculum Vitae
  • Bachelor’s Degree Certificate
  • Bachelor’s Degree Transcript
  • Master’s Degree Certificate
  • Master’s Degree Transcript
  • Senior Secondary School Certificate
  • Primary School Leaving Certificate
  • NYSC
  • Discharge/Exemption Certificate
  • Three Academic References
  • Passport Photograph
  • Postgraduate Application Fee of N20,000 payable to Account Name: Lead City University, Account Number: 0014074992, Access Bank
  • Downloaded evidence of payment should be submitted alongside completed application forms.
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MODE OF STUDY

Blended

TUTION

#400,000 per semester

INTERESTED IN ENROLLING?

Interested in enrolling for the PhD Business Administration (International Agribusiness) program of Lead City University Ibadan, complete the pre-application form below. For further program enquiry, kindly send an email to: agribusiness@lcu.edu.ng

FOR FURTHER ENQUIRIES, PLEASE CONTACT:

Program Coordinator                                                   

Post Graduate Agribusiness Programs,

Lead City University, Ibadan                                       

e-mail: agribusiness@lcu.edu.ng

Tel: 09129158989