Introduction

The Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics/Extension undertakes undergraduate programme which offers Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degree in Agricultural Economics and Extension. The Department also offers postgraduate programmes in Applied Economics. The Department offers Senate Approved programmes in:
a) Agricultural Economics (Applied Economics).
b) International Economics and Finance (Applied Economics).
c) Environmental Economics and Policy (Applied Economics).
d) Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology and
e) Social Work and Community Development.

 Philosophy

The fundamental philosophy of the Department at the undergraduate level is to equip students with knowledge of economics, and extension.

 Objectives

  • The undergraduate programme is designed to provide fundamental knowledge and then deepen the students’ grasp of agriculture, economics and extension. It also introduces them to the techniques and tools of research, develops in them, the spirit of enquiry and generally prepares them to face challenges and solve problems in the field of Agricultural Economics and Extension.
  • The Objective of the postgraduate programme is to train and produce professionally and technologically qualified persons to meet the professional man-power requirements of the state and Nigeria in general.

 

Academic Staff

Dr. D. I. Ekine

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Dept: Agric. Econs. & Ext.

Prof. A. Agumagu

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Dept: Agric. Econs. & Ext.

Prof. E. A. Allison-Oguru

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Dept: Agric. Econs. & Ext.

Dr. E.C. Chukwuigwe

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Dept: Agric. Econs. & Ext.

Dr. G. N. Emah

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Dept: Agric. Econs. & Ext.

Dr. O. M. Adesope

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Dept: Agric. Econs. & Ext.

Dr. H. A. Ajie

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Dept: Agric. Econs. & Ext.

Dr. B. I. Isife

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Dept: Agric. Econs. & Ext.

Dr. G. Otto

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Dept: Agric. Econs. & Ext.

Dr. Franklin Nlerum

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Dept: Agric. Econs. & Ext.

Dr. D. B. Ewubare

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Dept: Agric. Econs. & Ext.

Dr. Harry A. Tobin

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Dept: Agric. Econs. & Ext.

A. U. Okere

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Dept: Agric. Econs. & Ext.

Albert, Caroline Obined

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Dept: Agric. Econs. & Ext.

Okidim Iboh Andrew

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Dept: Agric. Econs. & Ext.

G. L. Tuaneh

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Dept: Agric. Econs. & Ext.