Faculty of Administration

Requirements to Study Finance – Under Administration

Admission Requirement to Study Finance – Under Administration; including WAEC, NECO, GCE, JAMB UTME, Direct Entry, IJBM, JUPEB, CAMBRIDGE, NABTEB Subject Combinations, Course Description and Career Opportunities 

 

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To study this course in Nigeria Universities, you must fulfil the admission requirements which must include one or a combination of ‘O’ level results. This page will literally answer questions such as WAEC subject combination, JAMB UTME subject combination, Direct Entry requirements, Special consideration (waivers), Course description and the required documents for admission into Nigeria universities. And if you’re still having difficulties with getting admission in Nigeria, maybe it’s time you consider studying online or study abroad for free through scholarships

What is O level/WAEC subject combinations (requirement) for Finance?
You must have Five credit in subjects needed to study Finance in WAEC. This subject combination is also applicable to NECO AND GCE… The core O level that is the compulsory WAEC subject combinations for Finance must include:

  1. English Language
  2. Maths, and any other relevant subjects.
  3. A trade subject

For NBC the other two relevant subjects could be from any of the following, Accounting, Principles of Accounts, Commerce, Office practice and Economics
 

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What is JAMB UTME subject combination (subject needed) for Finance?
You should aim for a score of 200 and above in JAMB UTME to be on a safe side. (Just an advice). If you score 180 and above in this recent JAMB UTME- All is well with you, but if your score is below 180, Please consider College or Polytechnic.. Don’t expect JAMB score upgrade. White collar Scammers are everywhere. JAMB is not the only option for admission. If you’re having troubles passing JAMB UTME maybe it’s time you pass through IJBM, JUBEB or Predegree. JAMB UTME subject combinations for Finance are

  1. Mathematics,
  2. Economics
  3. Government or Geography

 

What is Direct Entry requirement (that is the required A level result you need) to study Finance?
(i) Two ‘A’ level passes chosen from Accounting, Economics, Management, Mathematics, Geography, and Statistics.
 

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Just a reminderEverything you have read so far is a general requirement, it is expedient that you also check the special consideration for this course below. If for some reasons you are not satisfied or cannot meet up with the subject combinations above, perhaps you should consider taking a look at Polytechnic or College of Education related course subject requirements. You can also study online with a foreign university right from your bedroom or apply for a scholarship to study abroad. Education is now a choice.

So now that you know the compulsory WAEC, JAMB subject combination for Finance, (which is also applicable to NECO and GCE) as well as A level result/certificate. Do you know which Universities in Nigeria offer Finance?
Before you make a decision on which University to choose, please consider

  • The Fees
  • The Distance
  • The Environment
  • The Degree Certificate
  • Vulnerability to Strike
  • Acceptable O Level and A level Result
  • Academic Calendar

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Nigeria Universities offering Finance:

  1. University of Lagos (UNILAG)
  2. American University of Nigeria, Yola (AUN)

 
Course Description for Finance: 
Finance is described as the branch of applied economics that deals with the management, creation and study of money, banking, credit, investments, assets and liabilities that make up financial systems, as well as the study of those financial instruments. Finance is often categorized into four, which are; Individual Finance or household Finance or consumer Finance, Business Finance or corporate Finance, Nonprofit Finance, and Government Finance or public Finance.. Click here to improve course description
 

Where can I work with a Degree in Finance? 
Having a Degree in Finance does not limit you to a particular work environment. Career opportunities will be added when we revisit this page.
 

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The general WAEC, NECO or GCE core subject combination for Finance have been listed above but, some Universities may accept Pass in some a compulsory subject instead of Credit. And some may accept or reject two sittings. That is combinations of WAEC, NECO, or GCE results. You will know more when you take a look at the special consideration (waiver) for this course if available. Please take note that when you see Check, it simply means the special consideration for this course had been merge with a related course to save space. So it is advisable to click the link or search with the search bar.

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