Department of Physics


The Department runs a 4-year B.Sc. degree programme in Physics with three major options in Applied Geophysics, Electronics and Theoretical Physics. It also provides essential services to other academic fields, Specifically Medicine, Pharmacy, Nursing, Engineering, Agriculture and Education.


The Physics programme is designed among others,

  • Equip our graduates with the concepts and skills in physics that are necessary tools in science and technology
  • To develop academic ability, creative thinking and power of imagination of the graduates and to instigate them to pursue research work in physics and related disciplines
  • To Embrace as many fields in allied disciplines as possible

The Department of Physics offers the following programmes;
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc)

  • Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
  • Condensed Matter and Materials Physics
  • Energy Systems
  • Biophysics
  • Microfluidics and Microsystems
  • Optical Physics and Quantum Information Science

Ag. Head of Department –  Dr. Ebikabowei Godwin Ogobiri


Academic Staff

S/N Names Rank
1 . Ogobiri, Godwin Ebikabowei Senior Lecturer/Ag HOD view profile
2 . Okiongbo, Kenneth Samuel Professor view profile
3 . Alagoa, Kingsley Danekete Professor view profile
4 . Meindinyo, Raphael O. K. Senior Lecturer view profile
5 . Bunonyo, Tekena Yemanai Lecturer I view profile
6 . Adedokun, Isaac Oludayo Lecturer II view profile
7 . Ouserigha, Ebiyibo Collins Lecturer II view profile
8 . Biere, Peter Ebibuloami Lecturer II view profile
9 . Olukuma, Trybest Assistant Lecturer view profile
10 . Oboshenure, Kingsley Karo Assistant Lecturer view profile
11 . Igwele, Minabai Maneke Assistant Lecturer view profile
12 . Edeye, Ejaita Israel Graduate Assistant view profile

Lecturer Statistics

Professor 2
Associate Professor 0
Senior Lecturer 2
Lecturer I 1
Lecturer II 3
Assistant Lecturer 3
Graduate Assistant 1
Year 1 Male Students    –   43 Female Students    –    69
Year 2 Male Students    –   70 Female Students     –   58
Year 3 Male Students    –   65 Female Students    –    40
Year 4 Male Students    ——— Female Students    ———
Year 5 Male Students    ——– Female Students    ———

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Undergraduate Programme

Duration: 6 years

Class Attendance: 70%

Semesters: 10

Male Lecturers: 50

Female Lecturers: 25