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List of Universities & Polytechnics That Offers Accounting/Accountancy In Nigeria

The Ultimate List of Schools which comprises of Universities and Polytechnics that Offers Accounting/Accountancy in Nigeria is the main purpose of this post.

Do you want to study Accounting/Accountancy? Are you looking to apply for Accounting/Accountancy during the next UTME screening exercise?

If so, then you may be wondering or asking : Do they study Accounting/Accountancy in any Nigerian Universities or Polytechnics ? If they eventually study it, What are the List of Schools That Offers it In Nigeria?  I will be very glad to provide you answers to all the questions above, but before we dive into that, let’s give a quick introduction to what Accounting/Accountancy is.

Yes, Accounting/Accountancy is offered in Some Nigerian higher institutions such as Universities , Polytechnics and Colleges Of Education.

Knowing that the course is offered in Nigeria is not enough, we are also going to provide you a lot of details about the Universities in Nigeria that studies Accounting/Accountancy as a course and the Polytechnics in Nigeria that Offers Accounting/Accountancy as part of they programmes.

The major things be are going to cover about the post are:

  • List of Nigerian Universities That Offers Accounting/Accountancy as a Course
  • List of Polytechnics that Studies Accounting/Accountancy.
  • O Level Requirements to Study Accounting/Accountancy in any higher Institutions in Nigeria.
  • JAMB Requirements to Apply for Accounting/Accountancy in Nigeria. Let’s start with each of them.

NOTE: The Numbers Attached to Each University or Polytechnic are irrelevant. The main focus is that the schools listed below offers Accounting/Accountancy as a Course. To See the JAMB Subject Combination for each of these Courses Here.


1University Of Ilorin, Ilorin11,028
2University Of Benin, Benin City5,423
3Federal University Of Agriculture, Abeokuta4,682
4Bayero University, Kano2,440
5Michael Okpara University Of Agriculture, Umudike2,290
6Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna, Kaduna State1,720
7Federal University Of Technology, Akure1,719
8University Of Calabar, Calabar1,335
9Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma1,272
10Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti872
11Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye856
12Nigerian Police Academy, Wudil, Kano State644
13Gombe State University, Tudun Wada, Gombe,641
14Umaru Musa Yaradua University, Katsina422
15Akwa Ibom State University, Ikot-Akpaden326
16Federal University, Birnin-Kebbi, Kebbi State275
17Kwara State University, Malete, Ilorin274
18Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State200
19Federal University, Gusau, Zamfara State180
20Northwest University, Kano, Kano State119
21Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo,103
22Afe Babalola University , Ado-Ekiti65
23Federal University, Gashua, Yobe State64
24Pan-Atlantic University, Ahmed Onibudo Street, Victoria Island, Lagos27
25Bowen University, Iwo25
26Veritas University, Abuja17
27Al-Qalam University, Katsina16
28Adeleke University, Ede, Osun State14
29Baze University, Fct, Abuja10
30Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi (Affiliated To Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka)9
31Usmanu Danfodiyo University ( – Elearning), Sokoto9
32Mountain Top University, Makogi/Oba, Ogun State9
33Bells University Of Technology, Ota6
34Al- Hikmah University, Ilorin6
35Summit Univerity, Offa, Kwara State5
36Edwin Clark University, Kiagbodo, Delta State4
37Ritman University,Ikot-Ekpene,Akwa-Ibom State3
38University Of Maiduguri ( – Elearning), Maiduguri3
39University Of Uyo ( – Elearning), Uyo3
40Godfrey Okoye University, Urgwuomu- Nike3
41Caleb University, Imota3
42Augustine University, Ilara, Lagos2
43National Open University Of Nigerian – Elearning2
44Chrisland University, Owode, Ogun State.1
45Hallmark University,Ijebu-Itele,Ogun State1
46Obong University, Obong, Ntak1
47Western Delta University, Oghara, Delta State0
48Hezekiah University, Umudi, Imo State0
49Wesley University Of Science And Technology. Ondo0
50Christopher University, Mowe, Ogun State0
51Rhema University , Obeama, Rivers State0
52Southwestern University, Okun-Owa, Ogun State0
53Michael And Cecilia Ibru University, Owhrode, Delta State0
54Gregory University, Uturu, Abia State0
55Renaissance University, Ojiagu-Agbani, Enugu0


1Yaba College Of Tech, Yaba9,869
2The Polytechnic, Ibadan8,143
3Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, Kwara State6,546
4Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi6,168
5Fed. Polytechnic, Nekede5,802
6Kaduna Polytechnic, Kaduna3,786
7Moshood Abiola Poly, Abeokuta3,588
8Fed. Polytechnic, Ede3,442
9Fed. Polytechnic, Nassarawa3,414
10Fed. Polytechnic, Oko3,115
11Fed. Polytechnic,Ilaro2,784
12Kano State Polytechnic, Kano2,691
13Akwa-Ibom State Polytechnic, Ikot-Osurua2,578
14Lagos State Poly, Ikorodu2,536
15Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti2,480
16Fed. Polytechnic, Bali2,461
17Fed. Polytechnic, Bauchi2,396
18Plateau State Polytechnic ,Barkin-Ladi2,116
19Rivers State Poly, Bori2,001
20Fed. Poly. Offa1,937
21Fed. Polytechnic, Ida1,866
22Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic, Unwana, Afikpo1,724
23Nasarawa State Polytechnic, Lafia1,637
24Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo1,611
25Benue State Poly, Ugbokolo1,557
26Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic,Zaria1,524
27Fed. Polytechnic, Bida1,512
28Inst. Of Mgt. And Tech, Enugu1,278
29Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja1,240
30Delta State Polytechnic, Ozoro1,200
31Ramat Polytechnic, Maiduguri1,019
32Fed. Polytechnic, Mubi867
33Delta State Polytechnic, Otefe826
34Abia State Polytechnic, Aba784
35Hassan Usman Katsina Poly, Katsina749
36Delta State Polytechnic, Ogwashi-Uku600
37Imo State Polytechnic, Umuagwo, Owerri518
38Fidei Polytechnic, Gboko385
39Waziri Umaru Fed. Polytechnic Birnin Kebbi368
40Fed. Polytechnic, Damaturu365
41Jigawa State Polytechnic, Dutse352
42Adamawa State Poly, Yola336
43The Oke-Ogun Polytechnic, Saki, Oyo State262
44Fed. Polytechnic, Kaura/Namoda204
45Hussaini Adamu Federal Polytechnic, Kazaure166
46Niger State Poly, Zungeru164
47Abdul-Gusau Polytechnic, Talata-Mafara157
48Federal Polytechnic, Uka142
49Abubakar Tatari Ali Polytechnic, Bauchi130
50Lagos City Polytechnic, Ikeja, Lagos State116
51Rivers State College Of Arts And Science, Port Harcourt114
52The Polytechnic, Ile-Ife, Osun State112
53Gateway Ict Polytechnic, Saapade, Ogun State103
54Nogak Polytechnic, Mile 2 Road, Ikom, Cross River State90
55Ogun State Institute Of Technology (Formerly Gateway Ict Poly), Igbesa, Ogun S76
56Abraham Adesanya Polytechnic, Ijebu-Igbo, Ogun State71
57Bayelsa State College Of Arts And Science, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State68
58Dorben Polytechnic, Bwari-Garam Road, Fct-Abuja62
59Uyo City Polytechnic, Uyo (Uyo-Citypoly) Uyo Akwa-Ibom State55
60Heritage Polytechnic, Ikot Udota42
61Crown Polytechnics, Odo Ado-Ekiti28
62D.S. Adegbenro Ict Polytechnic, Itori28
63Eastern Polytechnic, Port Harcourt, Rivers State28
64Our Saviour Inst. Of Sci And Tech (Poly) Enugu, Enugu State26
65Nacabs Polytechnic, Akwanga, Nasarawa State19
66Edo State Institute Of Technology And Management, Usen19
67Covenant Polytechnic, Aba18
68Akwa Ibom State College Of Arts And Science Nung, Ukim18
69Igbajo Polytechnic15
70Grace Polytechnic, Lagos12
71College Of Technology, Iresi, Osun State12
72College Of Administrative And Business Studies, Potiskum, Yobe State10
73Interlink Polytechnic, Ijebu-Jesa, Osun State Nigeria9
74Igbo-Owu Polytechnic, Kwara State8
75Mai Idris Alooma Polytechnic, Geidam, Yobe State8
76Allover Central Polytechnic, Lynson Chemical Avenue, Off Idiroko Road , Ota O8
77Kings Polytechnic, Ubiaja6
78Temple-Gate Polytechnic, Osisioma, Abia State6
79Wolex Polytechnic, Ikeja, Lagos5
80Light House Polytechnic, Eubuobanosa, Edo State3
81Valley View Polytecnic, Ohafia, Abia State2
82Ronik Polytechnic, Ikeja, Lagos2
83Kalac Christal Polytechnic, 1A Sikiru Adewale Street, Sangotedo, Lekki, Lagos1


The requirements in O-Level certificate such as WAEC, NECO, GCE or NABTEB (if acceptable) for those who wish to study Accounting/Accountancy are a minimum of credit passes in the following courses :

  • English Language
  • Mathematics
  • Economics and
  • Two other related Courses.


Those who wish to apply for Computer engineering are to apply the following courses as their UTME subject combinations during Jamb registration.

  • Use of English, Mathematics, Economics and Geography.
  • Use of English, Mathematics, Economics and Accounting.
  • Use of English, Mathematics, Economics and Commerce.
  • Use of English, Mathematics, Economics and Marketing.

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