Philosophy of the Department
Philosophy and Aspiration
The Department of Environment Engineering has the philosophy, aspiration and vision that are complementary with those of the Faculty of Engineering in turning out quality graduates and research works and in developing technologies appropriate for solving the nation’s environmental problems. These are to be achieved through producing graduates and postgraduates with the knowledge and skill required by the environmental engineering sector, able to adopt suitable technologies in finding the solution to the environmental problems arising from industrial development and the growth of the population. This should enable the development of the country to move forward with minimal serious environmental complications. Additionally, the department has also placed importance on environment related research and technical services offered to public and private sectors in the development of new technologies and in tackling environmental problems. It has also fostered cooperative activities with institutions abroad to keep abreast of the progress in research and instruction programs at international level.
“Producing quality graduates and technologies and being self-sustainable.” (Faculty of Engineering)
Maintain leadership in the nation’s and the region’s engineering faculties that self sustainably produce quality graduates and research output.
The primary mission of the Department of Environment Engineering, Faculty of Engineering comprises:
Research and Innovation
Nurture and sustain arts and culture
Administration and management