The Department offers one (1) Academic Programme viz:
On 22nd November, 2016, the National Universities Commission approved the issuance of provisional licence for the establishment of Coal City University, Enugu, with the commencement of Political Science programme. The first set of the students numbering twelve were admitted for the 2016/2017 academic session. The pioneer Coordinator, Department of Political Science was Mr. Prince Ezeodili.
The Department runs a four-year standard programme leading to a B.Sc. Honours degree in Political Science.
The B.Sc. (Honours) degree programme in Political Science aims at serving a number of inter-related objectives. To ground the student in the philosophy and methods of political inquiry and analysis. The focus is on scientific inquiry into and analysis of the relationship between the state and man both as an individual and a member of social groups.
The degree programme seeks to fulfill the following interrelated objectives:
Candidates for admission into the four year degree programme in the Social Social in Coal City University should possess a Senior Secondary School Certificate or General Certificate of Education of West African Examination Council (WAEC) or National Examination Council (SSCE-WAEC/NECO) or their equivalent with at least five credit passes in relevant subjects including Mathematics and English Language at not more than two sitting.
Candidates for Direct Entry admission shall possess five credit passes in the Senior Secondary School Certificate, General Certificate of Education, National Examination Council or their equivalent including English and Mathematics of which at least two shall be at the advanced level or four credit passes of which at least three shall be at the Advanced level provided that such passes are not counted at both levels of the examinations. In some cases, holders of diploma certificate in disciplines related to courses of study desired in the Social Sciences are accepted.
Inter-University Transfer Mode
Students can transfer from other universities into 200-Level courses provided they have the relevant qualifications. Universities are to satisfy themselves that the grades obtained by such candidates are accepted.
In addition to the entry requirements of Coal City University, candidates for admission into the Department of Political Science are required to have Credit in English Language and Mathematics at the General Certification of Education (Ordinary Level) examination or Senior Secondary School Certification examination or the equivalent.
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