Programme Description

The NUC Accredited online Bachelor of Science in International Studies will provide students with the critical knowledge and skills for succeeding in a world that has gone global. Understanding how global institutions and exchanges work, and bringing an international perspective to one’s professional development is a necessity for modern life.

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UTME Candidates

Five ‘O’ level credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Government or History and any other two Social Science subjects from Economics, Commerce, Civic Education and Geography.
JAMB: Use of English, Government/History, Economics and any other subject preferably French or Arabic.

Direct Entry

1) Two ‘A’ level /IJMB passes which must include Government/History and anyone from Economics, Sociology and Geography.
2) ABU Diploma in Political Science and International Studies with a minimum of Merit grade.

Minimum number of units per semester: 12 units

Download the B.Sc. International Studies Course Structure



Per Course

  • Prerequisite
    Not Applicable
  • Acceptance:
  • Examination Fee:
    ₦20,000 Per semester
  • Miscellaneous:
    ₦8,500 Per session

As an interdisciplinary program, International Studies exposes students to a variety of courses from different perspectives in hopes of producing “students of the world” or “global citizens,” in other words, people who think critically about global issues and problems. Such individuals find opportunities in international business, government agencies, international organizations, non-profit organizations with a global focus or reach, humanitarian agencies, policy and research think tanks, civil service, the tourism industry, media, and public relations. Below are career options.

  • Foreign Service Official / Diplomat
  • Foreign Area Specialist
  • International Relations Specialist
  • Program Coordinator
  • Humanitarian Relief Worker
  • Researcher
  • Foreign Correspondent
  • Tour Guide