The Faculty

The Faculty of Sciences offers courses in Geological Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, Physics and Astronomy, Chemical and Forensic Sciences, Biological and Biotechnological Science, Computer and Information Technology programmes. All the Bachelors degree programmes in these important fields of study emphasise applications to the real world and links it with industry and commerce. Research and Entrepreneurial skills training will form part of the curriculum of all the programmes and thus promote the employability of our graduates. Innovative curricula encourage students to deepen their knowledge and develop disciplinary and employability skills.

The Faculty also offers optional courses to students which can be taken in addition to their main programme of study. These courses provide a very important opportunity to debate and discuss important issues which allow Science to be put in the essential contexts of the economy and society in which it plays an important role in the future of sustainable development of our nation.Original research is the prime objective of the Faculty and a number of Research Centres are being developed. Our research will support cutting-edge teaching and provide all undergraduate students with the opportunity to participate in relevant and interesting applied research projects.The Faculty is housed in  a new purpose- designed buildings with well-equipped teaching and research laboratories and facilities.