Faculties and Departments

Faculty of Basic Sciences and Computing

The Faculty of Basic Sciences and Computing is designed to be the nucleus of Westland University, Iwo around which all other colleges would revolve in view of the aspiration of the university to run specialized programmes in the frontiers. The faculty will be at the forefront of research and innovations. Already some members of these faculty have won and executed prestigious grants awards from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Technical Cooperation (TC) projects on marine pollution monitoring and seafood safety, human health risk assessment, database computing, sampling and analysis using advanced nuclear techniques others include, Commonwealth Scholarship Commission, International Foundation for Science (IFS) severally. Some members are expert consultants to the United Nation agency, IAEA.

Aims and Objectives

The Faculty of Basic Sciences and Computing aims at serving as a pivot upon which other faculties will build their programmes upon taking the lead in research and innovations.

The specific Objectives include:

  • to provide its students an intellectual environment favourable for the study of science;
  • to help students to become scientifically informed and responsible members of society'
  • to produce graduates who are proficient in the various branches of Science;
  • to cooperate with and offer preparatory trainings for Faculties of Medicine, Technology, Environmental Sciences and Engineering in their training programmes;
  • to produce graduates who will become well equipped to translate scientific knowledge into technology, and
  • to prepare students for post-graduate work of study in relevant fields.

Departments

Department of Biological Sciences

B.Sc. Biology

Requirements for Admission

O’LEVELUTMEDE
Five SSCE credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and any other Science subject.English

Biology

Chemistry

Physics or Mathematics

JUPEB/Two ‘A’ level passes to include one of Botany, Zoology, Biology or Chemistry.

ND/HND/NCE in related fields.

Department of Chemistry

B.Sc. Chemistry
Requirements for Admission

O’LEVELUTMEDE
Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology.English

Chemistry

Any two of Physics, Biology

and Mathematics.

JUPEB/Two ‘A’ level passes

in Chemistry and any one of Physics, Mathematics or Biology.

ND/HND/NCE in related fields.

Department of Mathematical Sciences

B.Sc. Mathematics
Requirements for Admission

O’LEVEL

UTME

DE

Five SSCE credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other Science subject.

English

Mathematics

Physics

Chemistry or Economics

JUPEB/Two ‘A’ level passes

in Mathematics and any one of Physics or Chemistry. 

ND/HND/NCE in related fields.

Department of Information Technology

B.Sc. Computer Science
Requirements for Admission

O’LEVEL

UTME

DE

Five SSCE credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other Science subject.

English

Mathematics

Physics

Chemistry or Economics

JUPEB/Two ‘A’ level passes

in Mathematics and any one of Physics or Chemistry. 

ND/HND/NCE in related fields.

 

B.Sc. Software Engineering

Requirements for Admission

 

 

 

Five SSCE credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other Science subject.

English

Mathematics

Physics

Chemistry or Economics

JUPEB/Two ‘A’ level passes

in Mathematics and any one of Physics or Chemistry. 

ND/HND/NCE in related fields.

Department of Physics

B.Sc. Physics
Requirements for Admission

O’LEVEL

UTME

DE

Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and any other Science subject.

English

Physics

Mathematics

Chemistry or Biology.

JUPEB/Two ‘A’ level passes in Physics and Mathematics or Chemistry.

ND/HND/NCE in related fields.

B.Sc. Physics with Electronics
Requirements for Admission

O’LEVEL

UTME

DE

Same as for B.Sc. Physics above

As in B.Sc. Physics above

As in B.Sc. Physics above

Department of Earth Sciences

B.Sc. Geology
Requirements for Admission

O’LEVEL

UTME

DE

Five credit passes in English Language, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics and Biology/Geography.

English

Mathematics

Chemistry

Physics or Mathematics

JUPEB/Two ‘A’ level passes

in Chemistry and any one of Physics, Mathematics or Geography. 

ND/HND/NCE in related fields.

LAISON OFFICES

Lagos

No. 1, Ogun Street, Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway, Ade-Alu Bus-Stop, Dopemu-Iyana Ipaja, P.O Box 1520, Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria.


Abuja

Summerset Continental Hotel, 73 Usuma St, Off Gana Street, Maitama, Abuja.
Phone Number: 08032005667

Rivers

Kharisland Int’l School
Kharisland Avenue, Ikwerrengwo, Etche LGA off Umuebule/Oyigbo Junction. Rivers State.
Mrs. Noble Ndidi – 080-323-55439

Ile-Ife

Zone B, Block 34, University Central Market, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria.
Phone Number: 08034068228

At Westland University, we produce leaders who are excellent in research capabilities and technical know-how. Our school environment creates unique opportunities for students to study basic theories providing the impetus to launch into the world while at the same time interacting with the technical and design disciplines to enhance their innovativeness.

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