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Brief History of the College

The College of Management Sciences was established in 2011 following the Directive of the President and Commander-In-Chief of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, GCFR, to all specialized Federal Universities to diversify their academic programmes to enhance access to higher education in the country. The Management of the University set in motion the machinery for needed compliance.

Management subsequently constituted appropriate committee of academics and professionals in the fields of Management Sciences, Law and Medicine to develop strategic and academic briefs to aid the establishment of the College of Management Sciences, Law and Medicine respectively.
The College of Management Sciences is to be made up of the following Departments that constitute respective degree programmes.

  1. Accounting
  2. Banking and Finance
  3. Business Administration
  4. Economics
  5. Entrepreneurial Studies


General Philosophy of the College

The general philosophy is to develop the mind, impacting both theoretical and practical knowledge to enable the individual to develop self confidence, with the aim of being innovative and self reliance in the field of Management Sciences.

Mission of the College

To support and advance teaching, learning and research activities in Management Sciences in the University by placing appropriate priority on relevance of curriculum to immediate environment and stakeholders, industry and national policies.


To build a College that will comprise individuals committed to the mission and values of FUNAAB and imbued with the highest ethos of academic discipline and excellence and to produce graduates able to compete with the products of high ranking Universities in the world.