Mathematical Sciences

DEGREE PROGRAMME OPTION Bachelor of Technology in Industrial Mathematics (M.Tech Industrial Mathematics) 2.0 PROGRAMME PHILOSOPHY It is universally acknowledged that Mathematics is the bedrock of all scientific and Technological breakthrough and advancement.

This is because; it institutes a most potent and unavoidable tool for the proper resolution of problems and theories associated with the diverse disciplines in Science and Technology. By itself, Mathematics is a discipline that is hydra-headed.

PROGRAMME OBJECTIVES The major objectives of the Department are to: a develop and give academic and professional training in all areas of Mathematics for the development of the latent power of thinking in individuals. b provide and promote sound basic practical and theoretical training in Mathematics as a foundation for Technological development in Nigeria. c identify the basic Scientific and Technological problems in the areas of Mathematics and find appropriate solutions to them. d train students to be able to adequately apply Information Technology to solve reallife problems in the areas of Agriculture, Commerce, Medicine, and other disciplines that require the knowledge of Mathematics. e give students industrial work experience for the purpose of self-employment and job placements in the industry for self-actualisation. f develop and offer academic and professional programmes as a foundation for Post Graduate Studies. g offer service courses in Mathematics to other Departments in the University.