The department of Economics is one of the pioneer departments of the University established in 2001/2002 session. The undergraduate economics program is carefully designed to produce economists who have a sound foundation in a wide range of specialized branches of economics.

In addition, students are groomed for competence in quantitative techniques in economics to pave way for prospective postgraduate studies anywhere in the world.The undergraduate program is normally expected to last 3 to 4 sessions (i.e. six to eight semesters), depending on the point of entry, and leading to the award of the Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics (B.Sc. Econs).


  • Ph.D. Economics
  • M.Phil./Ph.D. Economics
  • M.Sc. Economics
  • Masters In Development Economics
  • Masters In Financial Economics
  • Masters In Health Economics
  • Masters In Petroleum And Energy Economics
  • PGD Economics
  • B.Sc Economics
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



English Language

English Language

English Language

Staff Profile
S/No Name Rank Institutional E-mail
1 Akawu Audu Francis Professor
2 Ibbih Joseph M. Professor
3 Dakare Rabo Professor
4 Elias Anzaku D. Professor
5 Usman Muhammad Muttaka Professor ------
6 Ahmed Eggon Henry Associate Professor
7 Salihu Habibu M. Associate Professor
8 Angbas Jonathan A. Senior Lecturer
9 Osekweyi Joel Odonye Senior Lecturer
10 Bala Ahmed Isyaku Senior Lecturer ------
11 Ajidani Moses Sabo Lecturer I
12 Amos Atsiya Pius Lecturer I
13 Shuaibu Hashimu Lecturer I ------
14 Mbuh Justice Mulum Lecturer I -----
15 Uger Francis Iorbee Lecturer II
16 Goodman Maryam abu Lecturer II ------
17 Abdul Ibrahim Lecturer II
18 Adamu Rukaiya Yahaya Graduate Assistant ------
19 Isah Mohammed Aboh Graduate Assistant ------

List of Research/Publications

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Upcoming Workshop/Conferences

For any inquiries

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