ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS
Gombe State University was established in April 2004. With effect from the Academic session 2005/2006, the Faculty of Science, comprising six departments started functioning. The Department of Mathematics is one of them. It carries out three programmes: B. Sc. (Hons) Mathematics, B. Sc. (Hons) Statistics and B. Sc. (Hons) Computer Science. The students who first got enrolled in the department have since graduated. After completing the four-year programme successfully, students will be conferred the degrees of B. Sc. (Hons) Computer science, B. Sc. (Hons) Mathematics and B. Sc. (Hons) Statistics depending upon the programme in which they enrolled.
The undergraduate courses in the various programmes have been designed to provide a comprehensive training in theory and practical taking into consideration the modern trends in the field of Science and InformationTechnology. The department possesses a well-equipped computer laboratories with more than (100) computers for the useof students, research scholars and the staff members.
To begin with, the department enrolled 41 students (22-Computer Science, 10-Mathematics, 8-Statistics).The Mathematics department of GombeStateUniversity provides curricula for all these three programmes i.e. B. Sc. (Hons) Mathematics, B. Sc. (Hons) Statistics and B. Sc. (Hons) Computer Science