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Department of Management and Accounting

Dr. ABDULAZEEZ, Alhaji Salau

Cordinator, Department of Management and Accounting

Welcome Remarks from the Coordinator of the Department

Dr Abdulazeez Alhaji Salau, FIIFP. Is a Distinguished scholar in Business and Entrepreneurship. He had his higher education at the University of Maiduguri and University of Ilorin where he obtained his Bachelor’s degree in 2003 and Master’s in 2016 respectively. Obtaining his PhD degree in Business and Entrepreneurship in Kwara State University, Malete, He also obtained a Postgraduate Diploma in Education from Usmanu Danfodio University Sokoto, which qualifies him as a professional Teacher. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Islamic Finance Professionals and an Associate member of the Institute of Co-operative Professionals of Nigeria (ICOPRON). He began his academic career at the Kwara State University as an Associate lecturer with the KWASU School of Business and Governance.

He has won many national academic awards. Among which are the Federal Government Scholarship Award in 2002 and 2003. The prestigious Benue State NYSC merit award by Dr. George Akume in 2016. He was also awarded the Best Tutor in Kwara State cooperative Training Institute, Ilorin in 2013.

Dr Abdulazeez Alhaji Salau is an erudite scholar with over 30 publications in national and international journals. Two of his major works are An assessment of perceptions on entrepreneurship and self-reliance among cooperative societies in Kwara State, Nigeria and Heir’s capability and commitment towards succession in family owned businesses in Lagos state; Moderating effect of founders' plan. He has attended conferences in and outside the country.

Dr Abdulazeez Alhaji Salau was appointed 3rd Coordinators Department of Management and Accounting

Our Philosophy at the Department of Management and Accounting

To provide a diverse range of undergraduate and graduate courses to learners. Our graduates have the opportunity to acquire basic 21st century skills in Management and Accounting; communication; problem solving; teamwork & innovation, ethics, and financial technology. The department leverages on her thematically intellectual scholars from wide range of management background

Our Vision and Mission (Objectives) at the Department of Management and Accounting

To be a renowned centre of excellence in microbial science for national development


The Department of Management and Accounting provides a student-centered environment that promotes academic excellence, technological compliance, ethical behavior and professional conduct. The department’s curriculum and activities develop outstanding graduates who demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and competencies necessary to enter the next generation The faculty is committed to excellence in teaching and is engaged in research, service, and professional interactions to benefit the university, the community and the entire universe.

Dr. ABDULAZEEZ, Alhaji Salau

Coordinator of the Department


Phone number: 08055470781

Email: abdulazeez.salau@summituniversity.edu.ng

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