To become a Department known for academic excellence, highly dynamic staff and a corporate outlook that serves as a world-class centre for research and training of accounting professionals and academics for Nigerian corporate environment and beyond.
- To produce high quality graduates with the highest level of professionalism, and academic astuteness capable of meeting the changing needs and challenges of the Nigerian environment
- To develop quality human resource capacities and leaders through the provision of world class management education and relevant cutting edge research to meet national and global development needs
- To train high level manpower with ICT competences that can cope with the challenges of globalization especially within the Accounting space.
- To provide students with adequate academic accounting knowledge that will enable them to work and compete favourably with their counterparts in the leading Nigerian universities and those of developed countries.
- To equip students with analytical skills and approaches to evaluate and address the economic and market challenges in Nigeria
- To promote and stimulate students' embryonic entrepreneurial abilities and equip them with the requisite analytical resources and skills to turn them into active entrepreneurs.
- To strengthen the student’s ability to prepare and report on various users requirement using the General Purpose Financial Statement (GPFS).
- To improve the student’s awareness, expertise in using world class computer-based accounting instruments and applications.
- To build research capacity as well as break new grounds, marrying academics and practice appropriately.