Ekiti State University


HOD’s Welcome Address

Welcome to the Department of Chemistry, Ekiti State University, one of the pioneer Departments since the inception of the University. The Department has grown from its humble beginning as one of the basic experimental physical sciences. Both the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in the Department are designed to allow a judicious blending of theoretical concepts with their applications in a growing scientific world. The Department services all Science–based Faculties in the University and offers degrees leading to B.Sc., M.Sc., M.Phil./Ph.D. and Ph.D. Our graduates have provided skilled manpower for most Universities and industries in Nigeria and will continue to contribute to the development of the nation in the area of research and governmental establishments.

The Department runs Postgraduate programme in Analytical, Organic/Natural Products, Physical/ Theoretical /Computational Chemistry. It is endowed with seasoned and qualified academic staff of great pedigree in their various areas of specializations.

A strong collaboration exits among inter-disciplinary research and consultancy studies most especially with cognate departments and faculties inside and outside the university community.