Department of Physics
Candidates for admission into any of the department must satisfy the University minimum entry requirements, which stipulate 5 credits in the GCE-O Level, NECO or WAEC (in not more than two (2) sittings) and these must include Physics, Biology, and Chemistry in addition to credit passes in Mathematics and English Language.
In addition to the above requirements, candidates seeking admission into the 100 Level must sit and pass the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) administered by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB).
Candidate for the Direct Entry Admission must have obtained minimum of credit passes at the National Diploma in a related subject.
Philosophy, Major Aims and Objectives of the degree programme
- To provide students with a broad and balanced foundation ofvPhysics knowledge and practical skills.
- To instill in students a sense of enthusiasm for Physics, an appreciation of its applications in different contexts.
- To involve the students in intellectually stimulating and satisfying experience of learning and studying.
- To develop in students through an education in Physics a range of transferable skills of value in Physics and other areas.
- To provide students with a knowledge and skill base for further studies in Physics or multi-disciplinary areas involving Physics.
The department is endowed with high profiled Academic, Technical, and Non-academic staff.