Department of Business Administration

Message from the Head of Department

I welcome you to the Department of Business Administration – the unique department of warehousing Business Administration; Industrial Relations & Personnel Management, IRPM; and Public Administration, PAD, Programmes.

The department was founded to reform functional business education in this clime through the provision of quality education, service, industry, and character.

Our department is endowed with experienced and well-motivated astute academics and professionals with diverse professional designations and robust industry experience in various and varied areas of specialization in Business Administration.

Dr. Ojo Olanipekun
HOD, Business Administration


About Our Department

The programmes focus on the knowledge required by students to understand the socio-cultural, political and economic environment and how they impact human behaviour, as well as affect other resources relevant to organization and society, as they impact on the productive system and society at large.

With the required knowledge, students will have the skills to enhance their understanding to explain, predict and influence human behaviour in the work system and manage efficiently and effectively other resources towards the actualization of organisational goals and social development.

Objectives of the Department of Business Administration

The objectives of the Degree Programme are:

  1. To make students become aware of the vital roles played by business Organizations in national development.

  2. To imbibe the students with a general knowledge of the principles and practise of management.

  3. To develop a knowledge and understanding of the concepts, problems and practices of management.

  4. To introduce students to the skill of analysing changes in market technology, considering legal, social and political factors in the environment.

  5. To equip students with a thorough knowledge and understanding of the responsibilities typically exercised within the business functions.

Career opportunities in the field of Business Administration

Graduates of the programme can conveniently secure employment in both the Public and Private sectors, Commercial Organizations, Consultancy Firms, Audit Firms, Non-governmental Organizations, Armed Forces, Security Outfits, Para-military Institutions, Academics and Research Institutions.

Admission requirements to the Department of Business Administration



  1. Candidates seeking admission to the four year Degree program should possess a Senior Secondary School Certificate of Education or their equivalents with at least five credit passes, at not more than two sitting, which must include English language, Mathematics and Economics and pass at the University Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) with the cut-off points as may be determined by the University from time to time. Candidates must also pass the screening interview conducted by the University.

  2. Candidates are expected to take English Language, Mathematics, Economics and one other subject

ii) Direct Entry: In addition to the ordinary level requirements above, candidates for admission should possess Ordinary National Diploma,OND, from a recognized Tertiary Institution, with a minimum of a Lower Credit Pass.

iii) Program Duration: The program offers a four years study for candidates admitted through the UTME and a three year study for candidates admitted through Direct Entry leading to the award of a degree of Bachelor of Science (B.ScHons) in Business Administration.

Research scope in Business Administration

Human Resources Management

Training and Development

Compensation Management

Recruitment and Selection

Performance Appraisal

Organization Leadership

Human Capital Development

Benefits and Compensation

Industrial Relations

Labour Relations

Labour Law

Trade Unionism

Hiring and Recruitment

Work Environment/Safety

Employer-Employee Relations

HR Compliance

Talent Management

Conflict & Conflict Resolution

Staff of the Department

Academic Staffs



Dr., Business Administration 
Area of specialization/research: Public Administration

ERIGBE Patience Ajilioghene

ERIGBE Patience Ajilioghene

Dr., Business Administration 
Area of specialization/research: Human Resource Management/Entrepreneurship and Marketing

MAJEKODUNMI Samuel Ayodele

MAJEKODUNMI Samuel Ayodele

Mr, Business Administration 
Area of specialization/research: All my degrees situate in Business Administration. My specialization is Business Administration, with interest in General Management, Strategic Management, Entrepreneurship, & International Business.

OGUNDELE Johnson Iyiola

OGUNDELE Johnson Iyiola

Dr., Business Administration 
Area of specialization/research: Industrial Relations and Personnel Management

OJO James Olanipekun

OJO James Olanipekun

Dr., Business Administration 



Dr., Business Administration 
Area of specialization/research: HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

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