Faculty of Law

HOD's Welcome Address

Dr. J.O. Dada

Head of Department

You are welcome to the Department of Public Law, Faculty of Law, Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State of Nigeria. This Department is one of the pioneer departments at the Faculty from inception in 1992 and one that is not affected by any name-change at the creation of other departments in year 2017. The Department is blessed with Professors, Associate Professors and Academicians of immense global repute as well as a vast array of dedicated supporting staff. As part of our commitments towards promoting cross fertilization of robust intellectual ideals, we are always motivated to indulge in partnership and collaborative efforts with other institutions within and outside the country in the areas of training and research.


Several courses are domiciled in our Department ranging from:



Criminal Law

Constitutional Law

Law of Evidence

Administrative Law

Oil and Gas Law

Human Rights Law

Environmental Law

Administrative Law