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Bachelor of Science in Criminology and Security Studies

Programme Objectives

The aim of the Criminology and Security Studies is to produce professional graduates to curtail the rising crime rate and persistent insecurity in Nigeria, which constitute a great threat to national development, harmony and coexistence. This makes it imperative to expose students to issues concerning safety and security with a view to addressing them. Thus, importance of mounting a programme on Criminology and Security Studies.


  • Instil in students a sound knowledge of Criminology and Security Studies, an appreciation    of    its applications in different socio- cultural contexts and to involve the students in intellectually stimulating and satisfying experiences of learning and research.
  • Provide students with broad and well balanced theories and methods of the discipline;
  • Inculcate in   students     the   ability   to   apply   their knowledge   and   skills of the course  to    the understanding   and solution of societal problems in Nigeria and globally;
  • Provide students with relevant knowledge and skill base from which  they  can  proceed  to  Post Graduate  studies in special  areas  of  Criminology and Security Studies or multi-disciplinary  areas  involving     Criminology  and Security Studies;
  • Instil in students an appreciation of the importance of Criminology and Security Studies in contemporary world affairs; and
  • Arouse the consciousness of students in entrepreneurship for self- employment as well as employment in public or private sectors of the economy.


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