I offer a hearty welcome to you for attaining membership of this Department. It is a privilege and not a right. Many others plead, work hard and thirst for that privilege. For your membership of this great Department, you have invested robust labour, so have your parents and sponsors. It is important to strive to accomplish the lofty goals of all involved, including the Nigerian nation and people who are waiting to make use of your talents and skills in the near future.
Our programmes are enriched with a good spread of well-designed course-mix that would produce the best in you, and make you upon your graduation, an immediately useful asset, to institutions to your environment and to yourself. This Handbook offers you a list of courses required of you between the first and final years, the number of units weighted to each course and the core (compulsory), as well as the optional (elective), courses. It also provides you with a clear summary of minimum units required of students. Significantly, at a glance, you have access to the list of your lecturers and staff, including highly accomplished academic staff, several of whom not only teach students but also serve as Staff Advisers on a regular basis to counsel and guide students.
I can only add that the opportunity of tertiary education in Lead City University is one which is best utilized with a determination to succeed through hard work, excellent conduct and compliance with Lead City University’s regulations. With our optimism for your success and our assurance for your timely completion of your chosen course, the sky is the limit of your achievements. We shall help you reach there with your cooperation and hard work.
Welcome to the Department of Politics and International Relations.
- Programmes & Options
- BSc International Relations
- BSc Public Administration
- MSc International Relations
- MSc Public Administration
- MPhil/PhD International Relations
- MPhil/PhD Public Administration
- Specializations of our Graduates
Our courses include Diplomatic Studies, Comparative Politics, Corporate Governance, Public Policy, Public Administration, International Law, and Strategic Studies, International Business Administration, among others. Many of our graduates have become diplomats, public service personnel, lawyers, lecturers, researchers, entrepreneurs, politicians and journalists.
Dr Tunde Oseni bagged a First Class Honours degree in Political Science from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. He was a Macarthur Foundation Scholar at the University of Ghana, Legon. He earned an Msc in African Studies at the University of Oxford, and a PhD in Politics at the University of Exeter, United Kingdom. Dr Oseni has published in reputable local and international publication outlets, and he is currently the Country Reviewer for the Global Integrity, a think-tank based in Washington, United States of America.
S/N Names Designation Qualification 1. Prof. OGUNSANWO, Alaba C.A Professor B.A (Zaria), M.Sc. Ph.D (London) 2. Pro. OWOEYE Jide Professor B.Sc.(Ibadan), M.Sc., Ph.D. (Ife) F.ICA 3. Dr. OYEDEJI, Babatunde Associate Professor B.A, PGD, MPA, Ph.D (Ife) 4. Dr. IWARA. Eno Associate Professor B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D (Ibadan) 5. Dr. AKINYEMI. Senior Lecturer B.Sc. (Germany), Phil, Ph.D (Australia) 6. Dr. OSENI, Babatunde Senior Lecturer/HOD B.Sc.(Ibadan), M.Sc.(Oxford UK), Ph.D (Exeter UK) 7. OJEDOKUN, Olukayode Senior Lecturer LL.B (Ife), B.L(Lagos), M.A, Ph.D (Nottingham Trent) 8. Dr. BADRU, Ronald O. Lecturer I B.A, M.A, Ph.D (Ibadan) 9. Dr. (Mrs) OMOTOSO, Sharon Lecturer I B.A., M.A, (Ago Iwoye), Ph.D(Ibadan) 10. Miss. AKINPELU, Temitope Assistant Lecturer B.A, (Covenant), M.Sc.(Lead City) 11. Mr. ADEOGUN, Soji Associate Lecturer B.A (Ado Ekiti), MIR (Ife) 12. Mr. AKINBOWALE Abiola Assistant Lecturer B.Sc.,(Lead City). M.Sc.(Babcock) 13. Mr. AKUCHE, Chukwuebuka Graduate Assistant LLB. (Ife), B.L, B.Sc., (Lead City) 14. Mr. AKANJI, Ajibola Graduate Assistant LL.B, (Lead City), B.Sc (Lead City)