The philosophy underlying this programme is to produce graduates with the abilities to tackle the computational problems of the Nigerian society and the world at large, through the acquisition of solid foundation based on knowledge of mathematical sciences, confidence and zeal as well as the capacity for analytical problem solving and potential for research in the modern scientific age.
To compete internationally by striving hard to attain the world class standard in mathematics and statistics so that the theories leant can be put into applications of real life problems.
To produce mathematicians and statisticians of very high calibre in research and training.
Full accreditation has been obtained for the two programmes.
The department offers B.Sc (Hons), M.Sc., Ph.D (Mathematics) and B.Sc (Hons), M.Sc (Statistics) programmes.
The Department now has library (01); computer room (01) and research room (01)