Welcome to the School of Science and Technology!
It is with great pride and pleasure that I welcome you to the School of Science and Technology (SST). The School of Science and Technology comprised of four teaching Departments:
- Biological Science and Agriculture
- Foods, Nutrition and Dietetics
- Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics
Collectively, the diverse courses that are offered at School of Science and Technology will provide students with a rich educational platform. With about 50 faculties and staff, our school provides high-quality academic programs, superior laboratory and class rooms, and research facilities accessible to both undergraduate and graduate students, and challenging yet supportive environments for student achievement.
In the School of Science and Technology, excellence begins with faculty members who inspire and challenge every student. Our lecturers create an environment that encourages inquiry and rewards hard work. They are committed to helping students achieve their personal and professional goals. Faculty members and professional advisors are dedicated to outstanding teaching and advising. They are passionate about mentoring advisees through their curriculum, engaging students in field and laboratory research and nurturing aspiring investigators through the presentation and publication process. Students in our school are provided exceptional problem-solving opportunities in course assignments, laboratory projects and internship experiences.
The School also has collaborations with many research institutes in the country where students go for attachments and internships to gain more hands on experience and gain knowledge.
Each year our school’s exceptional graduates go on to contribute to their disciplines, meet the workforce needs of our state in science, technology, healthcare, education, engineering, and many other high-demand fields, and continue the legacy of excellence established by our many outstanding alumni.
I encourage you to look over our website and to visit us in person to learn more about the many programs and projects that our faculty, staff and students are a part of this year. You may also wish to visit the individual departments’ WebPages linked to our school page to learn more about the innovative fields of study. You’re sure to be drawn to the student-centered emphasis of our school, the quality academic programs and the innovative learning opportunities for our undergraduate and graduate students.
I invite you to join us!
Prof. Paul Francis M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Professor and Dean
School of Science and Technology