ACADEMIC PROGRAMMES - COLPAS

ACADEMIC PROGRAMMES OF THE COLLEGE

College of Physical and Applied Sciences (COLPAS) offers 4-year programmes leading to the award of Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in

Ø    Chemistry

Ø    Computer Science

Ø    Mathematics

Ø    Physics

Ø    Statistics

Ø    Geology (Proposed)

All the programmes of the College are fully accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC).

Each of the departments of the College has a well-articulated specific philosophy and objectives as well as its specific academic programmes in line with the vision and mission of the College with a view of producing employable graduates that are creative, independently thoughtful, resourceful and comparable with graduates all over the world. The curricula of programmes of the departments are current and they also meet and surpass the basic academic standards prescribed by the National Universities Commission (NUC).

The Academic Handbooks of the various departments contain the details of prescribed courses and other specific requirements for all programmes offered in the College at the undergraduate level. The Academic Handbooks are intended to provide precise information to students, parents and everyone interested in the academic programmes of the College of Physical and Applied Sciences (COLPAS).

COLPAS also offers Post-graduate programmes at different levels:-

Ø    Post-graduate Diploma (PGD)

Ø    Masters of Science (M.Sc.)

Ø    Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

 

STAFF DISPOSITION, PERFORMANCE OF STUDENTS, AND DISTINGUISHING ACTIVITIES OF THE COLLEGE

The College is currently housing fourteen (14) Professors, six (6) Associate Professors, twelve (12) Senior Lecturers, and close to two hundred (200) other ranks of lecturers that are working hard to becomes senior academics of the College.  Many of the professors of the College have occupied important positions in the university, which include:- Vice-Chancellor, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Director of Academic Planning (DAP), Dean of Post-graduate School, Director of University Advancement, Director of ICT Resources Centre, Members of University Governing Council, and many other enviable positions of the university. The professors of the College have also excelled in the delivery of powerful inaugural lectures of the university.

The College produced the first ever outstanding first class graduate that earned automatic employment in the Department of Statistics of the College. The College is seriously working out academic and industrial linkages with agencies, institutions, and NGOs both locally and internationally to boost her worthy in the global communities.