Programme Description

As an economics student, you’ll explore everything from pricing strategy and cost-benefit analysis to environmental policy impact and international exchange rates. Learn to think analytically and quantitatively about a variety of economic and financial issues. Our focused and flexible programmes deliver the knowledge and skills you need to advance your career whenever and wherever it’s convenient for you. Deployment pending NUC accreditation.

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Economics is a social science concerned with how societies deal with scarcity. Our NUC Accredited degree in economics trains you to model economic phenomena in a precise and rigorous way using quantitative tools such as algebra, calculus, and statistics. You’ll graduate with the qualifications for competitive positions in banking and finance, as well as top graduate programs in economics, business, and law.

Download the B.Sc Economics Programme course structure here.

Entry Level
All candidates applying for the Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics must have at least

  • Five credits in SSCE, SC, GCE O/L obtained at not more than two sittings. The five credits must include credit in Mathematics; credit in English Language in SSCE, SC, GCE O/L or IJMB and credit in Economics. The other credits can be from other subjects like Additional mathematics, Geography, Government, Accounting, Commerce, etc.
  • For the Four-Year Programme, applicants must write the Universities Matriculation
    Examination (UME) and attain an acceptable standard in the use of English, Mathematics, Economics and any other subject.

Direct Entry
For the three-year programme for which admission is given to 200 level, prospective candidates must:

  • Satisfy the O’ Level requirements and have sat for three A’ Level subjects including Economics and must have passed them creditably.

Breakdown

15000

Per Course

  • Acceptance:
    ₦10,000
  • Miscellaneous:
    ₦17,500 Per session


A Bachelors of Science degree in economics provides the analytical and quantitative skills you need to thrive in business, government, and public policy. You’ll prepare for diverse and exciting opportunities, including any of the following careers.

  • Economists
  • Investment Fund Managers
  • Survey Researchers
  • Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
  • Economics Teachers, Postsecondary
  • Amongst others