Department of Sociology



In collaboration with other academic discipline and in partnership with both public and private organizations in Nigeria, the vision of the Department of Sociology, Niger Delta University in the emergence of a self-reliant and viable Nigeria, sustained on the intellectual and research contributions of sociologists.


Our mission is the production of a crop of graduates equipped with appropriate knowledge to make their contributions to the development of Nigeria, Africa and the global community; having been exposed to a broad foundation of knowledge in the field of Social Sciencess in general; an din the various sub-fields of sociology in particular..

  • The Department of Sociology offers the following programmes;
  • i) B.Sc. in Sociology
  • ii) Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Agricultural Economics Sociology
  • iii) Master of Science (MSc.) in Sociology (Industrial Sociology; Sociology of Development; Environmental Sociology; Rural Sociology; Sociology of Health and Illness; Criminology
  • iv) Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)in Sociology (Industrial Sociology; Sociology of Development; Environmental Sociology; Rural Sociology; Sociology of Health and Illness; Criminology.
  • Race, Nationality, and Ethnicity.
  • Mass Media.
  • Sociology of Food.
  • Youth Cultures.
  • Sociology of Gender and Sexuality.
  • Social Movements
  • Cults, Clans, and Communities
  • Class Conflict and Inequalities

Academic Staff

S/N Names Rank
1 Ingiabuna Erebagha Theophilus Associate Professor view profile
2 Ekpenyong Nkereuwem S. Professor view profile
3 Elliot A. Sibiri Professor view profile
4 Alfred Stephen Ekpenyong Senior Lecturer view profile
5 Dudafa Undutimi Senior Lecturer view profile
6 Scent Grace Tonye Senior Lecturer view profile
7 Udisi Lawrence Senior Lecturer view profile
8 Jonah Pius Seleke-owei Lecturer I view profile
9 Endurance Uzobo Lecturer II view profile
10 Iteimowei Major Lecturer II view profile
11 Morris-Odubo Robert Tonbra Lecturer II view profile
12 Otodo Ifeanyichukwu Lecturer II view profile
13 Toinpre C. Titus Lecturer II view profile
14 Igirigi Weni Kokinobo Assistant Lecturer view profile
15 Moroyei Oyinbrakemi Blessing Assistant Lecturer view profile
16 Omu Ruth Ebikaboere Assistant Lecturer view profile
17 Omukoro Dubamo Assistant Lecturer view profile
18 Violet Duanyo Tobin Assistant Lecturer view profile
19 Anthony Eden Robinson Graduate Assistant view profile
20 Imbazi Woyengitari Graduate Assistant view profile
21 Owelenze Yeipeigha Godspower Graduate Assistant view profile

Lecturer Statistics

Professor 0
Associate Professor 2
Senior Lecturer 4
Lecturer I 2
Lecturer II 4
Assistant Lecturer 4
Graduate Assistant 3
Year 1 Male Students    –   43 Female Students    –   65
Year 2 Male Students    –   42 Female Students     –  52
Year 3 Male Students   –    39 Female Students    –   42
Year 4 Male Students    –   61 Female Students    –   70
Year 5 Male Students    ——– Female Students    ———

study sociology

NDU Sociology Programme

Duration: 4 years

Class Attendance: 70%

Semesters: 8

Male Lecturers: 14

Female Lecturers: 5