1. Applicants who hold an MPhil Degree or other research-based Master’s degree in Agricultural Extension or related disciplines are eligible for direct entry to the PhD programme.
2. Applicants who hold taught Master’s degrees may also be eligible for direct entry if the programmes included a research component of at least 25% of the total credits for the degree and if they attained at least a B+ average in both the taught courses and the research project.
3. All other candidates with Master’s qualifications applying for admission to the PhD must register first for the MPhil and then apply to upgrade their registration to the PhD programme in accordance with the general regulations.