B.SC PEACE AND DEVELOPMENT STUDIES Peace and Development Studies Programme is domiciled in the College of Management and Social Sciences, Salem University Lokoja since its inception in 2008. The philosophy underlying the B.Sc. Peace and Development Studies of Salem University Lokoja is to produce a crop of graduates equipped with appropriate knowledge and skills for the mapping, study, and analysis of conflict conditions, identification of appropriate strategies for building sustainable peace and development in Nigeria, Africa and the global community. Accordingly, the overall aim of the programme is to inculcate in students the skills and abilities necessary for preventing and managing conflict in public life, social administration, development policy implementation and private sector management. Accreditation Status with National University Commission (NUC) Full Accreditation Admission Requirements UME Candidates for admission into the four – year degree programme in Peace and Development Studies should possess a Senior Secondary School Certificate, General Certificate of Education, NECO or their equivalents with at least five credit passes, in not more than two sittings including Mathematics, English Language . In addition, candidates must have acceptable passes in UME.