Brief history of the Department
The undergraduate degree programme in Computer Science is one of the core programmes with which the university took off during the 2005/2006 academic session. It started with a student population of 15 and academic staff strength of 7 under the Department of Physical Sciences, since then both the students and staff population has grown progressively. It became a full blown department during the 95th Senate meeting of the University. The Programme now has a staff strength of 10 made up of 3 Professors, 3 Senior Lecturers, 1 Lecturer I, 2 Lecturer II, and 1 Assistant Lecturer. There are also five (5) technologists and two non-academic staff. The department run four programmes which include Computer Science, Cyber Security, Information Systems and Software Engineering.