The Department of Political Science derives its philosophy from the general philosophy of the University which is to achieve high quality education. Specifically. the philosophy of the Department which underscores its vision and mission, is to contribute its quota to the positioning of the University as a Center of Excellent and World Class University with the training and production of graduates that are well equipped with knowledge and skills that would enable them to be useful in all sectors of labour and beneficial to themselves in terms of ability and capacity to create entrepreneurship self-employed and employment-generating opportunities. In addition, the Department will inculcate into its students the intellectual capacity to engage in cutting-edge researches for the advancement of human development. To achieve these aims, the Department provides high standard educational programmes through high quality teaching seminars, tests, examination and research projects that cut across the spectrum of the Social Sciences towards moulding graduates into articulate, useful and skilled professionals.