Welcome to the Faculty of Environmental Science, Nasarawa State University, Keffi. I would like to extend a warm welcome to you all. The Faculty is young but well-established in the university that has won recognition since its inception. Our broad aim is to create a stimulating environment in which you can both make sense of society and consider the scope you have to change what are sometimes deeply entrenched social problems. We do this through the careful organization and planning of our programmes/courses, a commitment to develop excellent teaching materials, and by providing a supportive learning environment. With this approach, we hope you will increasingly develop and gain confidence in your own skills, through the opportunity to observe at close quarters, and participate in the professional research practice. Our programmes create a wider scope in the search for innovative directions in research and teaching. I draw your attention to our vibrant and innovative programmes, innovative programmes, whose expertise extends from various professional fields. We are highly recognized and as one of the leading and most promising Faculty in the University which is one of the most dynamic and progressive State Universities in Nigeria today. It has diversified curricula in different
field of environmental science at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels; that caters for geographers, planners, scientists, engineers and other professions committed to the sustainable management and development of the environment. In recent years our programme has attracted an ever-growing number of graduate students from all over Nigeria. This has clearly indicated the potentials and dedication of our esteemed staff. We are proud that our graduate students are pursuing successful carriers in academic and professional fields across the globe. There is also a direct relationship between the programmes undertaken in the departments and the development and delivery of our courses. The diversity of our resource persons has immensely facilitated in the introduction of up to date learning material and courses modules. This has also made our curricula suitable to the conventional university systems obtainable in the other parts of the globe. Our staff are always available to help you out during your courses so that you can have a fruitful and memorable knowledge and training. The Faculty Office will help you with any procedural or administrative queries. Choosing Nasarawa State University, Keffi for your study, means working with these award-winning teachers and researchers, gaining a qualification that is internationally recognized and highly respected. We are dedicated to encouraging and supporting you throughout your studies. With this note to you all for a warm welcome, I once again welcome you. Our future is bright, and our best days are ahead! Finally I wish you a successful and rewarding time during your studies here at NSUK. Thank you.