Welcome Address


To become an internationally famous and vibrant centre of research and teaching excellence, always at the cutting edge of Sociological innovation.



To become a choice for local and international scholars (Junior and Senior)

To become famous for its publishing track records that is at once challenging and innovative, across the various sub-disciplines.

To become a well-resourced department.

We appreciate those that have over the decades supported the department in its quest to maintain the tradition of excellence that Ibadan is known for. We are indeed “The First & the Best”.


Professor E.E. Nwokocha, Fnasa

B.Sc (IMSU); M.Sc, Ph.D (Ibadan)

Head of Department