Department Chairperson – Dr. Ishmael Mugari
The Department of Intelligence and Security Studies is one of the six departments in the Faculty of Commerce and it offers two programmes: Bachelor of Business Administration Honours in Police and Security Studies, and Bachelor of Commerce Honours in Financial Intelligence. Reflecting the growing importance placed on security and fighting organized economic crime by Governments, Commerce and Business Organizations world-over, the unique programmes offer the opportunity to enhance knowledge and skills in these rapidly developing fields. The Intelligence and Security Studies Department is committed to produce highly acclaimed graduates who are able to fight business and economic crimes and who are able to meet the contemporary security needs in a dynamic environment. Given that security is the bedrock upon which economic development can be achieved and sustained, these degree programmes fit well into the nation’s development trajectory.
VisionThe Intelligence and Security Studies Department seeks to be a leader in advancing innovative learning and research that respond to the local and international security needs.
The department exists to produce highly acclaimed security practitioners who are able to meet contemporary business, national and global security challenges.
- Critical thinking
- Student centredness