PURPOSE OF THE DEPARTMENT

The purpose of establishing the Department was to teach and train manpower at undergraduate, post-graduate Diploma, Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degree levels. The Department therefore supports/offers full-time and part-time programmes leading to the award of B. Agric (undergraduate degree in Agriculture) and Postgraduate Diploma in Animal Production (PGDAP), Masters of Science (M.Sc.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degrees in Animal Science, subject to the University’s Higher Degree Regulations as contained in the general university Postgraduate prospectus.