Wellspring University

International Relations


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The philosophy of the BSc International Relations programme is to produce graduate students who are well imparted with theoretical and practical knowledge in International Relations to adequately contribute to the overall development of Nigeria and be men and women of demonstrable competence and excellence as active players in the global economy and politics.



Aim and Objective

The aim of the International Relations degree programme is to stimulate in students an appreciation of International Relations theories and other tools of analysis, and their application in different contexts at the national and international levels. In particular, the objective of the programme is:

  1. To provide students with a broad and balanced knowledge and practical skills in International Relations.
  2. To develop in students the ability to apply theories of International relations, analytical tools, knowledge and skills to the solution of international problems.
  • To develop in students a range of skills relevant to governmental agencies at both national and global levels.
  1. To provide students with adequate knowledge and skills for further studies in International Relations as a multidisciplinary field of study.


       In addition the programme is to;

  • Generate in the students the appreciation of the importance of International Relations in national     development and maintenance of global peace and security
  • Make the students confident and self-reliant persons capable of undertaking research for purposes of mitigating societal problems and expansion of the frontiers of knowledge.
  • Make the recipients resilient and courageous persons with requisite capacity for providing necessary support for overcoming the challenges of the society.
  • Impart in the recipients a sense of value for dignity, honesty and hard work so as to be able to create for themselves space for resounding successes in the fast changing world.



Admissions through the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME)

Candidates who wish to study International Relations must have obtained five Credit Passes in WASC/SSCE/NECO or GCE (O/L) which must include Mathematics and English Language plus Credit pass in either Government or History and Social Science subjects or the equivalent or at least five Merit Passes in TCII in not more than two sittings. Also required is an acceptable pass in UTME.



Candidates for Direct entry admission shall possess five Credit passes in the WASC/ SSCE/NECO/GCE or equivalents of which at least two shall be at Advanced Level or four Credit passes of which three shall be at Advanced Level provided such credits are not counted at both levels of the examinations. Credit passes in English Language, Mathematics and any of Government or History is compulsory.

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Lagos Liaison Office
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