The College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) will host seven conferences in the upcoming Research Week 2020.


School of Business

Research Week 2020: 5th Annual DBA-AMR International Conference

The DBA-AMR International conference aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Business Management and Research. It also provides the premier interdisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns, practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted in the field of Business Management, Education and Research.

Annual Development Finance Conference (ADFC)

The conference theme is ‘Environmental Finance and Sustainable Development Goals’

The conference brings together academics, policy makers, doctoral students and practitioners from around the world to present research, network and collaborate


The 11th African International Business and Management (AIBUMA) conference aims at providing interdisciplinary communications, where researchers ,intellectuals, policy/decision makers and consultants would share the results of their research , studies and thoughts. The conference seeks to showcase research as well as provide a forum for collaboration and fusion with business leadership practice as we continuously seek to enhance university- industry linkages.

Department of Library and Information Science.

Information for Development (I4D), Governance, Leadership and Ethics in Institutions of Higher Learning (IHL)

The conference will seek to interrogate these challenges including but not limited to:

  1. Intellectual Property; research output, institutional repositories, and e-learning resources in IHL: Pre and Post COVID-19
  2. Data Protection Laws, Privacy, and confidentiality rights in IHL
  3. Merit, Diversity, and Inclusiveness in IHL
  4. Effective Quality Assurance in IHL
  5. Academic honesty and Information Ethics
  6. Contribution of IHLs to achievement of SDGs


Department of Literature

3rd Annual Conference on the Role of Literature in a Global World


African Women’s Studies Centre (AWSC)

3rd Annual Conference on the Status of African Women

The aim of the conference is to bring together scholars involved in research on areas evolving around areas women and environment; gender issues and environment; women’s socio-economic empowerment and environment; gender, politics, environment and governance as well as documenting and preserving African women’s knowledge and experiences in relation to environment.

3rd Annual International Multi-Disciplinary Conference

The College will also host the 3rd Annual International Multi-Disciplinary Conference under the theme: “Global and Local Response to Emerging Issues in the Second Decade of the Millennium: Opportunities and Threats.”


For more information, visit Research2020 Website