Philosophy of the Department

The design of this programme is to produce well-grounded generation of graduates that can excel and compete favourably with graduates from other Universities around the world.

Aims of the Programme

The design of this programme is to produce well-grounded generation of graduates that can excel and compete favourably with graduates from other Universities around the world.

Objectives of the Programme

The specific objectives are:

 

  • To equip graduates of the Department with analytical skills for designing and formulating economic policies which are of social-relevance.
 
  • To train economists who are thoroughly familiar with the Nigerian economic scene and its relation to the international economic environment.
 
  • To produce graduates with entrepreneurial competence, capable of becoming job creators as against job seeker.
 
  • To produce graduates that are capable of being effectively functional in most sectors of the economy-banks, industries, oil companies, administration, Development etc.
 
  • To produce prospective academics for higher institution of learning