The faculty of Science is one of the foundation faculties in the University in the 1990/1991 session. At inception the Faculty had thirteen academic staff and six technologists. The foundation Dean of the Faculty was Prof. A.A. Olatunde. With just four programmes in the 1990/91 session, at the Bachelors degree the Faculty now has well eight programmes at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
There are about fifty-one (51) academic staff in the Faculty out of which eight are Professors. There are nine (9) senior technologists in the various laboratories in the Faculty.