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The List Of Schools That Offer Economics In Nigeria

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

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

If so, then you may be wondering or asking : Do they study Economics 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 Economics is.

Yes, Economics 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 Economics as a course and the Polytechnics in Nigeria that Offers Economics as part of they programmes.

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

  • List of Nigerian Universities That Offers Economics as a Course
  • List of Polytechnics that Studies Economics.
  • O Level Requirements to Study Economics in any higher Institutions in Nigeria.
  • JAMB Requirements to Apply for Economics 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 Economics as a Course. To See the JAMB Subject Combination for each of these Courses Here.

List Of Universities That Offers Economics.

1University Of Ibadan, Ibadan4,771
2Bayero University, Kano3,408
3Michael Okpara University Of Agriculture, Umudike3,316
4University Of Ilorin, Ilorin3,254
5Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria3,123
6University Of Nigeria Nsukka2,698
7Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka2,692
8Kaduna State University, Kaduna2,497
9Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna, Kaduna State2,494
10Imo State University, Owerri2,379
11Nasarawa State University, Keffi2,170
12University Of Lagos2,084
13Federal University, Dutse, Jigawa State2,005
14Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife1,902
15Federal University Of Agriculture, Abeokuta1,803
16University Of Jos, Jos1,734
17University Of Port-Harcourt1,624
18University Of Abuja,Abuja1,482
19Umaru Musa Yaradua University, Katsina1,450
20Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State1,333
21Delta State University, Abraka1,330
22Federal University, Lokoja, Kogi State1,229
23Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai1,195
24Modibo Adama University Of Technology, Yola1,061
25University Of Uyo1,050
26University Of Calabar, Calabar1,047
27Benue State University, Makurdi1,039
28Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto1,000
29Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko997
30Nigerian Police Academy, Wudil, Kano State984
31Kogi State University, Anyigba970
32University Of Maiduguri964
33Federal University, Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State863
34Gombe State University, Tudun Wada, Gombe766
35Federal University Of Technology, Akure765
36Niger Delta University , Wilberforce Island765
37Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State665
38Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye587
39Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma562
40Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti542
41Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State484
42Bauchi State University, Gadau, Bauchi State441
43Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki438
44Enugu State University Of Science And Technology, Enugu404
45Federal University, Dutsin-Ma, Katsina State368
46Tai Solarin University Of Education, Ijagun362
47Taraba State University, Jalingo333
48Plateau State University, Bokkos327
49Federal University, Birnin-Kebbi, Kebbi State323
50Osun State University, Osogbo305
51Sokoyo State University, Sokoto287
52Adamawa State University, Mubi274
53Federal University, Gusau, Zamfara State225
54Abia State University, Uturu221
55Northwest University, Kano, Kano State206
56Akwa Ibom State University, Ikot-Akpaden177
57Anambra State University, Uli169
58Covenant University, Canaan Land, Ota150
59Yobe State University, Damaturu128
60Kwara State University, Malete, Ilorin90
61Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo52
62Afe Babalola University , Ado-Ekiti41
63Baze University, Fct, Abuja27
64Al-Qalam University, Katsina23
65American University Of Nigeria , Yola16
66Lead City University , Ibadan14
67Nigeria Turkish Nile University , Abuja13
68Bingham University, Karu12
69Veritas University, Abuja12
70Madonna University, Okija10
71Bowen University, Iwo10
72Usmanu Danfodiyo University ( – Elearning), Sokoto9
73University Of Uyo ( – Elearning), Uyo8
74Al- Hikmah University, Ilorin8
75Benson Idahosa University, Benin City7
76Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu6
77Mountain Top University, Makogi/Oba, Ogun State6
78Caritas University, Amorji-Nike, Enugu5
79Adeleke University, Ede, Osun State5
80Salem University, Lokoja5
81Redeemers University4
82Godfrey Okoye University, Urgwuomu- Nike4
83National Open University Of Nigerian – Elearning4
84Ajayi Crowther University, Oyo3
85University Of Maiduguri ( – Elearning), Maiduguri3
86Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin, Ondo State3
87Wesley University Of Science And Technology. Ondo2
88Edwin Clark University, Kiagbodo, Delta State2
89Michael And Cecilia Ibru University, Owhrode, Delta State2
90University Of Mkar, Gboko2
91Western Delta University, Oghara, Delta State1
92Mcpherson University, Seriki Sotayo, Ogun State1
93Bells University Of Technology, Ota1
94Obong University, Obong, Ntak1
95Tansain University, Oba, Anambra State1
96Crawford University,Faith City, Km 8, Atan-Agbara Road, Igbesa1
97Caleb University, Imota1
98Achievers University Owo1
99Rhema University , Obeama, Rivers State1
100Southwestern University, Okun-Owa, Ogun State1
101Hallmark University,Ijebu-Itele,Ogun State0
102Gregory University, Uturu, Abia State0
103Hezekiah University, Umudi, Imo State0
104Chrisland University, Owode, Ogun State0
105Augustine University, Ilara, Lagos0
106Wellspring University, Irhihi/Ogbaneki, Benin City0
107Fountain University, Osogbo0
108Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa, Edo State0
109Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji0
110Summit Univerity, Offa, Kwara State0
111Ritman University,Ikot-Ekpene,Akwa-Ibom State0
112Renaissance University, Ojiagu-Agbani, Enugu0
113Novena University Ogume0
114Paul University, Awka0
115Christopher University, Mowe, Ogun State0

O-Level Requirement For Economics In Nigeria.

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

JAMB Subject Requirement To Study Economics In Nigeria.

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

  •  English
  • Mathematics
  • Economics
  • And any other one subject

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