Educational Foundation

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Dr. O. V. Ufuoma
Ag. H O D

The Department was established in 2001 and started activities in March 2020 with Dr. C.M. Fundai as the coordinator of the department until when Dr. R.B. Ayanniyi became the Ag. HOD in 2006 and became full fledge HOD in 2009 when she was elevated to the rank of Professor. She handed over to Dr. I.J.Kukwi and then to then Prof. C.M Fundai and then Dr. C.M. Anikweze then to Prof.Fati Shuaibu and then to Dr. Ngozi Nwosu then to Dr. U.S. Gbari then to Prof. D.A. Jiboyiwa then to the immediate past HOD Prof. P.I Usuorji.

All units in the department are fully accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC). With the exception of special Education which has an interim accreditation are running undergraduate and Post Graduate programmes up to PhD levels


  • Ph.D. Curriculum Studies
  • Ph.D. Educational Administration And Planning
  • Ph.D. Educational Psychology
  • Ph.D. Measurement And Evaluation
  • Ph.D. Philosophy Of Education
  • Ph.D. Sociology Of Education
  • M.Phil./Ph.D. Educational Administration And Planning
  • M.Phil./Ph.D. Educational Psychology
  • M.Phil./Ph.D. Measurement And Evaluation
  • M.Phil./Ph.D. Philosophy Of Education
  • M.Phil./Ph.D. Sociology Of Education
  • M.Ed. Curriculum Studies
  • M.Ed. Educational Administration And Planning
  • M.Ed. Educational Psychology
  • M.Ed. Measurement And Evaluation
  • M.Ed. Philosophy Of Education
  • M.Ed. Sociology Of Education
  • Masters In Educational Planning And Management
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

Guidance and Counselling: Five O/Level credits in English Language, Mathematics, and three other Arts or Social Science subjects.

Special Education: Five O/Level credits in English Language, Mathematics and any other three subjects.


Guidance and Counselling: Any three Art or Social Science subjects.

Special Education: Any three Art subjects

English Language

English Language

Staff Profile
S/No Name Rank Institutional E-mail
1 Kukwi J. Isaac Professor
2 Tukur Mua'azu M. Professor -------
3 Nwosu Ngozi Patience Professor
4 David A. Jiboyewa Professor
5 Isa Hadiza Bazza Professor
6 Adeniyi Elizabeth Foluke Professor
7 Maicibi Alhas Nok Professor
8 Sylvester U. Gbari Professor
9 Nkom Andrew A. Associate Professor
10 Lucy Ugbe Associate Professor
11 Onyilo Benedict Oyifioda Associate Professor -------
12 Andrew Ogah Ijwo Associate Professor -------
13 Onobe Melchizedec J. Associate Professor -------
12 Yusuf Muhammad K. Senior Lecturer -------
13 Josiah Sabo Kente Senior Lecturer -------
14 Mainoma M. Hauwa'u Senior Lecturer
15 Mayange Levi Terzungwe Associate Professor
16 Christiana Ladi Abeshi Senior Lecturer
17 Kashim Kpanja Lagu Associate Professor
18 Dayo Okey Tunde Senior Lecturer -------
19 Jummai T. Jerry Lecturer I
20 Tanimu Osu Senior Lecturer
21 Oyinvwi Vero Ufuoma Senior Lecturer
22 Saleh A. Dauda Lecturer I
23 Aminu A. Danladi Lecturer I
24 Jeremiah N. Daku Lecturer I
25 Usman Sani Umar Lecturer I -------
26 Okiyi Godswill O. Lecturer I -------
27 Ezeanoikwa Andrea N. Fidelia Lecturer II -------
28 Adamu Abdullahi Lecturer II -------
29 Bala Sani Abdullahi Lecturer II
30 Ayuba Iya Haruna Lecturer II
31 Ibrahim Tanko Lecturer II
32 Anzaa Jonathan Tyodaa Lecturer II
33 Audu Monday Moses Angbangbu Lecturer II
34 Maigona Timothy Dodo Lecturer II
35 Adikwu James Musa Lecturer II
36 Mohammed Ahmed Jibrin Lecturer II -------
37 Gunde Yakubu Lecturer II ---------
38 Audu Bitrus Sule Lecturer II -------
39 Zainab Sa'ad Musa Assistant Lecturer
40 Salihu Abdullahi Galle Assistant Lecturer
41 Allanana Kwanza Makudi Assistant Lecturer
42 Sani Yakubu Assistant Lecturer
43 Akawu Abraham Gideon Assistant Lecturer -------
44 Audi Ahmed Abubakar Assistant Lecturer -------
45 Aruwa Sidikat Maryam Assistant Lecturer -------
46 Alhassan M. Hassan Graduate Assistant
47 Abdul-Aziz Ibrahim Muhammad Graduate Assistant
48 Auwal Umar Salis Graduate Assistant
49 Aminu Jamila Graduate Assistant -------
50 Lamai Ochanya Mercy Graduate Assistant -------
51 Idris Salamatu Jibril Graduate Assistant -------

List of Research/Publications

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Upcoming Workshop/Conferences

For any inquiries

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