Programmes

Admission Requirements: The minimum entry requirement for admission into the Department of Accounting is GCE O/L, SSCE/NECO or any other relevant and acceptable equivalent Credit level pass in five (5) subjects including English Language, Economics, Mathematics, and any two (2) other commercial or social science subjects obtained at not more than two (2) sittings prior to August of the year for which admission is being sought. Literature-in-English cannot be substituted for English Language but Further Mathematics may be substituted for Mathematics.
Graduation Requirements:

To graduate, a student must successfully complete a minimum of 165 credits distributed approximately over the four (4) year period, plus the satisfactory completion of a minimum of 6 weeks of Industrial Training. This position is to satisfy both academic and professional requirements. All students are expected to meet the prescribed graduation requirements for their respective programmes before they can graduate. The required courses they are to take and pass before graduating are under the following categories:

  • National Universities Commission (NUC) Required Courses – NUC
  • University Required Courses – UNIV
  • College Required Courses – COLL
  • Compulsory Required Courses – COMP
  • Elective Courses – ELEC
  • Industrial Attachment – SIWES

Required Units For Graduation For B.Sc. Accounting

LEVEL NUC UNIV COLL COMP ELEC SIWES TOTAL
100

10

4

4

16

2

36

200

6

4

4

17

2

33

300

2

4

39

3

1

49

400

4

39

4

47

TOTAL

18

16

8

111

11

1

165

 
Course Structure: 

100 Level Accounting

200 Level Accounting

300 Level Accounting

400 Level Accounting

The programmes offered at Postgraduate level include:

PGD in Accounting

M.Sc in Accounting

MPhil /Ph.D in Accounting