Entrepreneurship Studies

Nasarawa State University, Keffi > Administration > Entrepreneurship Studies
Assoc. Prof. Ruth Andah
Ag. H O D

Meet Ruth, a multifaceted dynamo in the realms of research, consultancy, academia, and entrepreneurship. With a distinguished Ph.D. in Business Administration and a prestigious membership in The Academy of Management Nigeria, Ruth embodies the epitome of expertise and dedication.

Currently reigning as an Associate Professor in Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Nigeria and spearheading the department of entrepreneurship studies, Ruth’s influence extends beyond borders. As an adjunct professor at Woxsen University, India, and an external examiner for three universities, Ruth’s commitment to shaping minds knows no bounds.

Her journey in academia is adorned with accolades, having served as an examinations officer and assistant dean for student affairs. Not to mention her pivotal roles as deputy director of the entrepreneurship development center and directorate of advancement.



  • B.Sc. Entrepreneurship
  • B.Sc. Business Entrepreneurship       (Lincoln Uni)
  • PGD Entrepreneurship
  • M.Sc. Entrepreneurship
  • Ph.D. Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management

A visionary in scholarly pursuits, Ruth wears the hat of an Associate Editor for the NSUK Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Research. Her teaching repertoire spans a diverse spectrum, from human resource management to psychology of entrepreneurship, reflecting her profound understanding of organizational dynamics.

Ruth’s prowess transcends theory into practice, with adeptness in econometrics and proficiency in statistical applications like E-views and Stata. Her research contributions are not confined to ivory towers but resonate globally through authored books, articles, and impactful presentations at conferences and workshops.

Beyond academia, Ruth’s passion for excellence in education is palpable. She champions the cause of youth empowerment, skills acquisition, and shaping Nigeria’s future workforce. As a member of technical committees for national summits, Ruth’s insights resonate in shaping policies and strategies for national development.

Dynamic, highly skilled, and driven by a fervent pursuit of educational excellence, Ruth stands as a beacon of inspiration, empowering generations to come and shaping the landscape of entrepreneurship and education in Nigeria.

Departmental Board

The Departmental Board is made up of all lecturers in the Department except Graduate Assistant  with the Head of Department as the Chairman. The Departmental Board organizes and controls the teaching of all courses in the Department and the examination held in those courses.

Name Portfolio
Head of Department (HOD) Chairman
All Academic Staff (Except Graduate Assistant) Member

Entry Requirements

Five O/Level credits in English Language, Mathematics, Economics, one Science subject and one other Social Science or Commercial subject.


Mathematics, Economics & any other Social Science or Commercial subject.

English Language

English Language

Staff Profile
S/No Name Rank Institutional E-mail
1 Sam Tende Professor samtende@nsuk.edu.ng
2 Abdulsalam Jibrin Professor abdulsalamjibrin@nsuk.edu.ng
3 Doshiro Musa Umar Senior Lecturer doshiromusaumar@nsuk.edu.ng
4 Agu Monica Nnenna Lecturer I agumonicannenna@nsuk.edu.ng
5 Paul Vincent Lecturer I vincentpaul@nsuk.edu.ng
6 Mallami Keffi Muhammad Lecturer II mallamikeffimuhd@nsuk.edu.ng
7 Hajarah Ishaq Mohammed Lecturer II hajarahishaqmohd@nsuk.edu.ng
8 Ahmed II Hajarah Hassan Lecturer II -------
9 Mohammed Muazu Atose Assistant Lecturer atosemohammedmuazu@nsuk.edu.ng
10 Victoria Ibrahim Hauwa Assistant Lecturer hauwavibrahim@nsuk.edu.ng
11 Adamu Abdullahi Assistant Lecturer -------
12 Muhammad Awwal Haruna Graduate Assistant -------
13 Abdul Tukur Tanko Graduate Assistant -------

List of Research/Publications

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Upcoming Workshop/Conferences

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