Political Science & International Communication provides broad education in government and politics which is the foundation of active citizenship in our communities from the local to the global level.
Political Science is the study of ‘power’ and power relations among men within the state and International system while International Relations is useful for understanding of relations among States and International Organisations, their interdependence and mutual co-existence.
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An international outlook with global networking opportunities.
Career-ready graduates, with the skills to succeed.
All the support you need in a safe, social and community setting..
You will study the following modules:
Entry requirements for this course are normally:* Must have at least 5 O’level credits, including English, in no more than 2 sittings.** For complete requirements, please check the 2019/2020 Jamb Brochure.
DIRECT ENTRY: Available
UTME SUBJECTS: Government/History and any two Arts or Social Science subjects.
O’LEVEL SUBJECTS: Government/History and any three Arts or Social Science subjects
The course will feature classroom discussions, assignments, group projects, case studies, lectures, questions and exercises from textbook, power point presentations, student experiences and responses. Lectures and Seminars will be used to teach the students and educative excursions to National Assembly to observe proceedings at Senate plenary.
In the end, graduates of this department have the career opportunities of working as consultants on political issues, advisers to political leaders, and would have the skills to take leading roles in political effort to maintain democracy and peace. They also have skills required for careers in Public Service, Ministries and Government agencies. The graduates also have the comprehensive knowledge and diverse skills to work in international governmental and non-governmental organizations, academia, foreign affairs offices or embassies, political parties, the Parliament and other social or political movements. They can also work as administrative officers or managers in both business and public organizations.
PGD International Relations and Diplomacy
PDG Peace, Conflict and Strategic Studies
MSc. International Relations and Diplomacy
MSc. Peace, Conflict and Strategic Studies
PHD Political Science
In 2019/20 the full-time tuition fee undergraduate students on this course will be N2,400,000 (this is the total fee for the programme). Tuition fees will cover the cost of your study at the University as well as charges for registration, tuition, supervision and examinations. For more information about funding, fees and finance please see Fees and Finance
The Sectoral Advisory Board (SAB) was formed with the goal of creating a bridge between industry (private/public and national/international institutions) and academics considering the latest requirements of the industry and incorporating necessary components in the curriculum regarding overall development of the department.