Entry qualifications into B. Sc (Hons) Banking and Finance degrees

As provided for in the general admission and graduation requirements. The B.Sc. (Banking and Finance) programme is structured to cover a period of formal studies in the University and a research project is considered necessary. It is a four-year programme for UME entrants and a three-year programme for DIRECT entrants.

JAMB / UTME

The B. Sc. (Banking and Finance) programme is structured as a four-year full-time course for candidates who possess five credits passes at SSCE/GCE/NECO O level or their equivalents in subjects that include Mathematics and English Language and any other three relevant subjects at not more than two sittings. Equivalent five-subject credits obtained in examinations conducted by the National Board for Technical Education (NABTEB) are also accepted. The University requires that candidates make an acceptable pass on the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) conducted by Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB). In addition, the University further screens all candidates for admission into its degree programmes.

Direct Entry

  1. A National Diploma from approved universities or colleges of technology or polytechnics with a grade not lower than merit. In addition, the applicant must possess five credits at SSCE/GCE/NECO O level or its equivalent in subjects which include English Language, Mathematics, and Economics.
  2. Two A Level passes in Economics, Accounting and additional subsidiary subjects. Candidates are expected to possess five credits at SSCE/GCE/NECO O level or their equivalent in subjects which include English Language and Mathematics. Results at O level must be attained at not more than two sittings.
  3. HND in relevant discipline with at least lower credit in addition to five credit passes at SSCE/GCE/NECO O level or its equivalent in subjects which include English Language and Mathematics.
  4. Final Certificate of relevant Professional Bodies in addition to five credit passes at SSCE/GCE/NECO O level or its equivalent in subjects which include English Language and Mathematics.

Inter-University Transfer and Intra-University Transfer

Candidates wishing to transfer from another university into the programme must obtain and fill the Inter-University Transfer Form from the Registry. An application for admission into the University through inter-university transfer will be considered only if the Department and the receiving programme are satisfied that the candidate has met the minimum academic requirements for admission to the programme he or she has chosen. All inter-university transfer candidates will normally be admitted into 200 (or lower) level of the receiving programme.