Business Administration

How much does tuition cost?

Tuition is charged on a per-course basis, which is N15,000 per course, regardless of your programme of study.

Keep in mind that other fees apply.

What is the minimum pass mark?

The minimum pass mark is 45% or GP of 1.00, hence, a minimum CGPA of 1.00 is required for graduation.

What is the grading system like?

Semester grades are calculated as Grade Point Averages (GPA) on the basis of A, B, C, D and F, which are equivalent to 5, 4, 3, 2, and 0 grade points (GP), respectively.

This means that A is 70-100, B is 60-69, C is 50-59, and D is 45-49, with F being 0-44.

What is the course structure like?

In 100 level, all students will be required to take the same core courses before choosing an area of specialization in 200 level.

The areas of specialization are actuarial science, banking & finance, management, marketing.

What are the entry requirements for the Business Administration programme?

All candidates to be admitted into the B.Sc degree in Business Administration programme must possess credits in S.S.C.E., G.C.E, O/L or equivalent. A candidate must have credits in Economics, English Language or Mathematics, and any other two relevant subjects, at not more than two sittings, and must write Universities Matriculation Examination (UME) and attain an acceptable standard in the use of English, Mathematics, Economics and any other relevant subject.

Direct Entry candidates must have Two A/Level passes in IJMB Examination or Cambridge Moderated Schools or Basic Studies Terminal Examination. The passes should be in any two of the following subject Economics, Accounting, Business Management, Statistics, Government and Geography.

Also, a candidate with a Diploma in Accounting, Banking and Finance, Insurance or Management with a minimum of Merit Pass from Ahmadu Bello University may be accepted into the programme.

Will Business Administration students be required to take elective courses?

Yes. Students will take electives from other courses within the business administration faculty.

Will Business Administration students be required to write projects?

Yes. Projects are six credit units which are to be taken in final year.

What is the duration of the programme?

The programme runs for a minimum of four and maximum of six academic sessions for UTME candidates, while for Direct Entry candidates, a minimum of three and maximum of five academic sessions.

Economics

How much does tuition cost?

Tuition is charged on a per-course basis, which is N15,000 per course, regardless of your programme of study. Keep in mind that other fees apply.

What is the duration of the programme?

The programme runs for a minimum of four and maximum of six academic sessions for UTME candidates, while for Direct Entry candidates, a minimum of three and maximum of five academic sessions.

Will Economics students be required to take elective courses?

Yes. Students will take electives from other courses within social sciences such as sociology, mass communication & political science, as well as general study courses.

Will Economics students be required to write projects?

Yes. Projects are six credit units which are to be taken in final year.

What are the entry requirements for the Economics programme?

All candidates applying for the Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics must have credits in SSCE, SC, GCE O/L obtained at not more than two sittings. The credits must be in Economics, English Language or Mathematics, and any other two relevant subjects such as 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. For the three-year programme for which admission is given to 200 level, prospective candidates must, in addition to satisfying the O’ Level requirements, have sat for three A’ Level subjects including Economics and must have passed them creditably.

What is the grading system like?

Semester grades are calculated as Grade Point Averages (GPA) on the basis of A, B, C, D and F, which are equivalent to 5, 4, 3, 2, and 0 grade points (GP), respectively.

This means that A is 70-100, B is 60-69, C is 50-59, and D is 45-49, with F being 0-44.

What is the minimum pass mark?

The minimum pass mark is 45% or GP of 1.00, hence, a minimum CGPA of 1.00 is required for graduation.

Public Administration

How much does tuition cost?

Tuition is charged on a per-course basis, which is N15,000 per course, regardless of your programme of study. Keep in mind that other fees apply.

What is the duration of the programme?

The programme runs for a minimum of four and maximum of six academic sessions for UTME candidates, while for Direct Entry candidates, a minimum of three and maximum of five academic sessions.

What is the grading system like?

Semester grades are calculated as Grade Point Averages (GPA) on the basis of A, B, C, D and F, which are equivalent to 5, 4, 3, 2, and 0 grade points (GP), respectively.

This means that A is 70-100, B is 60-69, C is 50-59, and D is 45-49, with F being 0-44.

What is the minimum pass mark?

The minimum pass mark is 45% or GP of 1.00, hence, a minimum CGPA of 1.00 is required for graduation.

What are the entry requirements for the Public Administration programme?

All candidates to be admitted into the B.Sc degree in Public Administration programme must possess credits in English Language or Mathemaics, Economics, Government/History and any other two (2) credits in social science or Art subject in the SSCCE, WASC, NECO  at not more than two (2) sittings.

At UTME level, candidates must write Government, Economic or History, English language and any other social science or art subject. The ‘A’ Level subjects for Direct Entry candidates must include Government/History and Economics. In addition, applicants with OND will be admitted into 200 level, while those with HND will be admitted directly into 300 level.

Will Public Administration students be required to write projects?

Yes. Projects are six credit units which are to be taken in final year.

Nursing Science

What are the entry requirements for the Nursing programme?

Registered Nurse Certificate (with Nursing & Midwifery Council of Nigeria) and credits at ordinary levels G.C.E, NECO or SSCE which must include English Language or Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology at not more than two sittings.

Any post-basic nursing diploma is an added advantage.

What is the duration of the programme?

The BNSc programme is an 8 semester course for students that enter the programme through direct entry and begin from 200 level.

What are the graduation requirements for the Nursing programme?

To graduate, a candidate must earn at least 90 Credit Units.Subject to sitting for and passing the professional registration examination of N&MCN.

The student must have undergone the required practical/clinical experiences in the ward and other practical areas during the semester and long vacation from 200 level to 500 level. The following are the areas covered during the training: 1) medical posting, 2) surgical posting, 3) paediatric nursing posting, 4) theatre posting, 5) obstetrics and gynaecology posting, and 6)  labour ward posting.

During the period of clinical experience, clinical instructors and academic staff from the department will supervise the student. At the end of each posting, practical examinations are conducted. Among the requirements for this study, is a research study undertaken at 500 level.

What is the grading system like?

Semester grades are calculated as Grade Point Averages (GPA) on the basis of A, B, C, D and F, which are equivalent to 5, 4, 3, 2, and 0 grade points (GP), respectively.

This means that A is 70-100, B is 60-69, C is 50-59, D is 46-49 and E is 40-45, with F being 0-39.

What is the minimum pass mark?

The minimum pass mark is 40% or GP of 1.00 hence a minimum CGPA of 1.00 is required for graduation.

How much does tuition cost?

Tuition is charged on a per-course basis, which is N20,000 per course, regardless of your programme of study.

Keep in mind that other fees apply.

How will the programme be delivered?

Delivery of instruction on the Distance learning platform is predicated on the open and distance learning spirit of flexibility, convenience, accessibility and quality. Consequently, the following are used to reach out to study.

  • Activity-based structured study.
  • Availability of comprehensive course materials in hard copy (printed version).
  • Availability of comprehensive course materials in electronic format (online and offline on tablet devices).
  • Video recording of lectures on tablet devices.
  • Links to electronic libraries on tablet devices.