January 16, 2017

ANIMAL SCIENCE

HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF THE DEPARTMENT

The Department offer undergraduate programme leading to the award of B. Agric. degree aimed at training skilled manpower for sustainable livestock production.

The primary philosophy that guides the training of students is the production of adequately equipped graduates with both theory and practice for productivity and efficiency in the nation’s economy.

OBJECTIVES

1.         To develop highly skilled manpower that can positively influence the growth of the livestock industry and create employment.

2.         To enhance the production and processing of animal products with emphasis on relevant appropriate technology.

3.         To assist in the attainment of self-sufficiency in livestock production and animal by products.