It is with great pleasure and excitement to extend to students, parents, viewers, readers and well-wishers a very warm welcome on behalf of the Faculty of Arts & Education, Lead City University, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria.
As a staff, we are here to support all students by any means necessary, to ensure their fullest academic potential. Faculty of Arts & Education students encounter a highly intensive and challenging academic programme that can push them to work beyond their limits anywhere.
The Faculty goal is to ensure that all students become critical thinkers, seasoned certified teachers, active problem-solvers, inquisitive readers, diligent researchers, sound dramatist, and prolific writers as the case may be.
All hands are on deck to prepare students for the demands of the real-world in order to become productive citizens of the nation, good future leaders and to contribute by given back something positive to the community.
Prof. D. A. ODELEYE B.A (Ed), M.A (Ed), PhD (Ife)
The Faculty of Arts & Education was officially verified and approved by the National University Commission (NUC) in November 2013 with and fifteen (15) programmes.
The Faculty of Arts & Education has outstanding educators, competent, efficient and effective lecturers who are committed to students’ academic success and the advancement of the university’s vision. Also serve as an educational advisor to the students. Lecturers are given the responsibility and the authority to properly educate the students. Lecturers attend both local and international academic conferences. They publish in wide range of reputable local and international journals. The University Administration encourages and expects excellence from students and staff.
Students uphold the expectations of the University and its community that every child in the university community should reap the benefits of an exemplary education. The university lays emphasis on the conduct, character, and achievements of her students.
The Faculty of Arts & Education recognizes the importance of a strong connection between the community and the university.
The Faculty is committed to providing a diverse and balanced curriculum that stimulates intellectual curiosity and growth. The curriculum is in conformity with the National University Commission Benchmark.
The Faculty have held four Faculty lectures and held First Biennial International Conference in collaboration with the Global Education Network (GEN) in 2014 which was well attended and preparing for the second biennial International Conference between Monday 28th November and 1st December, 2016. The faculty has a reputable journal titled ‘Journal of Capital Development in Behavioural Sciences’. The graduates of education are inducted as certified teachers by the Teachers’ Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN) at the end of their academic programme.
The first Professor of Educational Management was produced in December 2014 in person of Prof. Afolakemi O. Oredein followed by Prof. Donald Odeleye, a professor of Guidance and Counselling, October, 2015. Prof. Afolakemi O. Oredein presented her Inaugural Lecture on Wednesday 7th September, 2016.
It is worth noting that the Faculty runs Sandwich programme for Education programmes at the Bachelors degree level. The sandwich students receive eight (8) weeks intensive lectures during third term holiday between July and first week in September and examination comes up in December during the primary and secondary school first term break.
S / N Name Designation Qualifications Prof. D. A. ODELEYE Professor B.A (Ed), M.A (Ed), PhD (Ife) Prof. A. O. OREDEIN Professor B. Sc. (Ed.) M. Ed., PGDS, PhD Prof. B. A. ADEYEMI Professor (Sabbatical) NCE (Ila Orogun), B.Ed (Ile-Ife), M.A. (Ile-Ife), Ph.D (Ibadan) Dr. O.P. YARA Associate Professor B. Ed (Zaria), M. Ed(Ibadan), PGD(Ile-Ife), Ph. D (Ibadan) Dr. (Mrs.) S. ILEUMA Associate Professor B. Ed, M. Ed, Ph. D (Ibadan) Dr. E.A. AROMOLARAN Associate Professor B. Ed, M. Sc(USA), Ph. D (Zaria) Dr.(Mrs.) T. OYEDEJI Senior Lecturer B.Ed., M.Ed., (Lagos), PhD (Ilorin) Dr. (Mrs.) A. O. OTI Senior Lecturer B.A.(Lagos), PGDE, M.Ed., PhD Dr. O. Susan PITAN Senior Lecturer B.Sc. (Ed) (OAU), M.Ed. (Ibadan), Ph.D (Ibadan) Dr. (Mrs.) A. A.ROBBIN Senior Lecturer B.A. (Ife), M.A. (Benin), Ph.D (Ibadan) Dr. (Mrs.) AKUCHE, E. Senior Lecturer B.Sc. (Nsukka), M.Ed., Ph. D (Ibadan) Mr. Akanni ADENIJI Senior Arts Fellow B.Sc. (Ife), M.A. (Ibadan) Dr. (Mrs.) I.F. ADEOYE Lecturer I (Sabbatical) B.Sc. Ed, M.Ed (Jos), Ph.D (Unilag) Dr. (Mrs.) M. OYETADE Lecturer I B.Ed. M.Ed., PhD (Ibadan) Dr. Emmanuel E. UZOJI Lecturer I (Sabbatical) B.A, M.A., Ph.D. (Jos) Dr. (Mrs.) U. DAVIES Lecturer I B.A.(Ekpoma), M.A.(Lagos), Ph. D (Ibadan) Dr. E. O. SENAYON Lecturer I (Sabbatical) B.A (Uniben), M.A, Ph.D (Ibadan) Dr. (Mrs.) C. O. SAM-KAYODE Lecturer II B. Sc.Edu. , M.Ed, PhD (Ilorin) Dr. Sabina N. OBI Lecturer II B.Ed., M.Ed., PhD (Ibadan) Dr. (Mrs.) O. T. KILLIAN Lecturer II B. Ed., (Ilorin), M. Ed, PhD (Ibadan) Dr. (Mrs.) M.M. AYANTUNJI Lecturer II B. Ed., M. Ed, Ph.D (Ibadan) Mrs. T. G. BEWAJI Lecturer II B. Ed, M.Ed. (Ibadan) Mrs. A. M. ADEGORIOLA Lecturer II B.A , M.A (Ibadan) Mr. M. O. OLAJIDE Lecturer II B.A, M. A (Ibadan) Mr. M. FERNANDEZ Lecturer II B.A, M. A (Ibadan) Mr. A. M. AKINSIKU Lecturer II B.A, M. A (Ibadan) Dr. M. O. GBADEGESIN Lecturer II B.A(Ed) (Ado-Ekiti) M.A, PhD (Ile-Ife) Mrs. S. OLUKOTUN Lecturer II B.A., M.A.(Ibadan) Dr. O. B. JOLAOSO Lecturer II B.A (Ed) English, M. A., PhD (English) Dr. (Mrs.) O. B. ADESINA Lecturer II B.A, M.A, Ph. D (Ibadan) Dr. (Mrs.) R. O ALUKO Lecturer II B.A., M.A., Ph. D (Ibadan) Mrs. Ifedolapo O. OLADIPO Lecturer II B. A. (Babcock) M. A. (Ibadan) Mr. J. S. OMOTAYO Lecturer II B.A. Ed (Lasu), M.A (Unilag) Mr. Francis A. OLATOMIRIN Assistant Lecturer B.Ed., (Lead City) M. Ed., (Ibadan) Mr. A. A. EBO Assistant Lecturer B. Ed (Lead City), M. Ed, (Ibadan) Mr. J. A. BADEJI Assistant Lecturer ND (Kwara), B.A, M.A ((Ilorin) Mr. S. O. EBE Assistant Lecturer B. A., M. A. (Ilorin) Mr. O.O. JEGEDE Assistant Lecturer B.A. (Ed) (Ondo), M.A, M.Phil (Ile-Ife) Mr. O. O. AKANDE Assistant Lecturer B.A, M. A. (Ile-Ife) Mr. Feranmi E. ADEJUWON Graduate Assistant B.Sc. (Ed) (Lead City) Mr. Moyosore O. BECKLEY Graduate Assistant NCE (Abeokuta), B.Ed (Lead City) Mrs. ‘ Lade ALOBA Associate Lecturer B.Ed. (Ife), M.Ed/M.Sc. (Unilag) Mr. I. O. OLADIPUPO Technical Officer (Lightning/Sound) HND (Ibadan) Mr. A. ADENIRAN Principal Media Technologist I B.A. (Ife)
The following programmes are available:
B.Sc. Ed. Physical Education
B. Sc. Health Education & Promotion
B.Sc. Ed. Biology
B.Sc. Ed. Chemistry
B.Sc. Ed. Physics
B.Sc. Ed. Mathematics
B.Sc. Ed. Computer Science
B.A (Ed.) English
B.Ed. Social Studies
B.Ed. Business Education
B.Ed. Educational Administration
B.Ed. Guidance & Counselling
B.A. Performing Arts & Film Studies
B. A English & Literary Studies