While it is apparent that Banking and Finance is one of the most popular social/Management science courses in Nigeria, it is not offered in all universities. Aside listing all the universities in Nigeria offering this course, we would also include the subjects combination and the admission requirement for the as approved by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board.
Please note that this write is not confirming the schools as the best universities for studying banking and finance so do not get it twisted, it is only giving information as regards the list of universities where banking and finance is studied.
For students that are are commercially inclined, that is, you can either be in Art, Science or Commercial class so in this case candidates or students in commercial line or classes whichever suits you, this information is for you.
There are some basic knowledge that you must have before choosing or selecting Banking and Finance in your UTME registration.
Firstly, you need to knock off that idea that aside the banking sector, graduates of banking and finance cannot work in any other industry, they can work in any organization, finance is the life-wire of any organization, both profit making and non profit making organizations like the NGOs therefore Banking and finance graduate can work anywhere even-though they are best suited for the financial institutions.
Secondly, a graduate of banking and finance from any of the under-listed universities offering the course does not in any way facilitate your gaining a useful employment because there is this mindset that some schools are best suited for certain courses, this only exist in the minds of students, employers don’t care the university you graduated from, they need the job done and done properly so for all candidates searching for the universities that offers Banking and finance with the hope of easily gaining employment upon graduation, i am sorry to burst your bubbles.
Thirdly, who says if you do not know mathematics, you cannot study banking and finance. The irony of the above is that most lecturers taking students on Banking and finance were not mathematicians before becoming masters of the the course, being smart and being able use your initiative does not make you a good mathematician, if you are smart, ready to study hard and learn new things then you are fit and therefore good to go.
There are more facts that need to be brought to your notice but for the sake of those who are interested in searching for schools that offer banking and finance in Nigeria for undergraduate level we will have to stop and focus on the crux of the subject matter.
To study banking and finance, you must meet the admission requirements from the under listed which includes Private, State and Federal institution, the good news is that entry requirements and subjects combination are the same for all universities offering the course.
Universities In Nigeria Offering Banking And Finance Plus Their Admission Requirements And Subject Combination
Below are the basic admission requirements and subject combination for all universities in Nigeria offering Banking and Finance.
Entry Requirements For Banking And Finance
Firstly, you must score up to the minimum current cut off mark for the chosen school
Secondly, candidates must have a minimum of 5 O’level credit which must include English and Mathematics in not more than two sittings and not more than 2 years apart.
Subject Combination For Banking And Finance In The Under-listed Universities
Candidate must write the following exam in his or her UTME if he or she must study banking and Finance
A) Use of English
C) One Social Science subject and any other subject
With the above info, choosing any of the universities in Nigeria to study Banking and Finance becomes less challenging that is, you are well armed with enough resources to make the best choice.
List of Universities Offering Banking And Finance In Nigeria
Abia State University, Uturu
Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi
Achievers University Owo
Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko
Afe Babalola University , Ado-Ekiti
Ajayi Crowther University, Oyo
Al- Hikmah University, Ilorin
Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
Anambra State University, Uli
Augustine University, Ilara, Lagos
Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo
Bayero University, Kano
Baze University, Fct, Abuja
Bells University Of Technology, Ota
Benson Idahosa University, Benin City
Bowen University, Iwo
Caleb University, Imota
Caritas University, Amorji-Nike, Enugu
Chrisland University, Owode, Ogun State
Christopher University, Mowe, Ogun State
Covenant University, Canaan Land, Ota
Crawford University,Faith City, Km 8, Atan-Agbara Road, Igbesa
Crescent University, Abeokuta
Delta State University, Abraka
Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki
Edwin Clark University, Kiagbodo, Delta State
Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti
Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin, Ondo State
Enugu State University Of Science And Technology, Enugu
Evangel University, Akaeze, Ebonyi State
Federal University Of Agriculture, Abeokuta
Federal University Of Agriculture, Makurdi
Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State
Fountain University, Osogbo
Godfrey Okoye University, Urgwuomu- Nike
Gregory University, Uturu, Abia State
Hallmark University,Ijebu-Itele,Ogun State
Igbinedion University, Okada, Benin City
Imo State University, Owerri
Kogi State University, Anyigba
Kwara State University, Malete, Ilorin
Madonna University, Okija
Mcpherson University, Seriki Sotayo, Ogun State
Michael And Cecilia Ibru University, Owhrode, Delta State
Michael Okpara University Of Agriculture, Umudike
Modibo Adama University Of Technology, Yola
Mountain Top University, Makogi/Oba, Ogun State
Nasarawa State University, Keffi
Niger Delta University , Wilberforce Island
Nigeria Turkish Nile University , Abuja
Nigerian Police Academy, Wudil, Kano State
Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
Obong University, Obong, Ntak
Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye
Osun State University, Osogbo
Pan-Atlantic University, Ahmed Onibudo Street, Victoria Island, Lagos
Renaissance University, Ojiagu-Agbani, Enugu
Rhema University , Obeama, Rivers State
Rivers State University Of Science And Technology, Port Harcourt
Salem University, Lokoja
Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa, Edo State
Southwestern University, Okun-Owa, Ogun State
Summit Univerity, Offa, Kwara State
Tansain University, Oba, Anambra State
University Of Abuja,Abuja
University Of Benin, Benin City
University Of Calabar, Calabar
University Of Jos, Jos
University Of Mkar, Gboko
University Of Nigeria Nsukka
University Of Port-Harcourt
University Of Uyo ( – Elearning), Uyo
University Of Uyo
Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto
Usmanu Danfodiyo University (Elearning), Sokoto
Wellspring University, Irhihi/Ogbaneki, Benin City
Wesley University Of Science And Technology. Ondo
Western Delta University, Oghara, Delta State
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