department - Economics


Dr. F. O. T. Obasuyi


The core value underlying the Economics programme of the University is to produce graduates equipped with critical skills and abilities to make meaningful impacts in social and economic development of the country. It is also believed that experience gained will prepare Economics graduates for the labour market and without mincing words make them self-reliant.


The programme Structure includes period of formal studies in the University, Industrial Training, planned visit and projects:

The B.Sc. Economics Programme is either a 4-year regular programme by Unified Tertiary Matriculation entrance examination (UTME) or a 3-year regular programme by direct entry into 200 level.

At the final year, students will carry out supervised independent project in their specialized area of interest in Economics.


Economics is the practical and theoretical science of the production and distribution of wealth. It is based around the system of the production, buying and selling of goods and services...