B. Sc. Economics Programme

1. Introduction

Degree obtainable at end of programme: B. Sc.

2. Entry Requirements

Admission Requirement:

Candidates seeking admission into the B.Sc. Economics programme at 100 level must have five (5) O/L credits in English Language, Mathematics, Economics and any other two relevant subjects.

Direct entry candidates (200 Level) are also expected to have a minimum of five (5) O/Level credits in English language, Mathematics, Economics and any other two relevant subjects. In addition, at least two (2) A/Level passes in Economics, Accounting, Business Management, Statistics, Government and Geography is required.

A Diploma in Accounting, Banking or Insurance with a minimum of Merit Pass from Ahmadu Bello University is acceptable.

NOTE: You may also see the latest admission requirements by checking the JAMB portal.

S/N Course Code Course Title Credit Units Semester
1 ACCT 101 Introduction to Accounting & Financial Reporting I 3 First Semester
2 ACCT 102 Introduction to Accounting & Financial Reporting II 3 Second Semester
3 BUMG 101 Principles of Business Administration I 2 First Semester
4 BUMG 102 Principles of Business Administration II 2 Second Semester
5 ECON 101 Principles of Microeconomics I 2 First Semester
6 ECON 102 Principles of Microeconomics II 2 Second Semester
7 ECON 103 Principles of Macroeconomics I 2 First Semester
8 ECON 104 Principles of Macroeconomics II 1 Second Semester
9 ABBS 101 Basic Computer I 2 First Semester
10 ABBS 102 Basic Computer II 2 Second Semester
11 ECON 105 Introduction to Mathematics for Economics I 2 First Semester
12 ECON 106 Introduction to Mathematics for Economics II 1 Second Semester
13 ACSC 101 Elements of Statistics I 2 First Semester
14 ACSC 102 Elements of Statistics II 1 Second Semester
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1 ECON 103 Principles of Macroeconomics I 2 First Semester
2 ECON 104 Principles of Macroeconomics II 1 First Semester
3 ABBS 101 Basic Computer I 2 First Semester
4 ABBS 102 Basic Computer II 2 First Semester
5 BCHM 319 Methods in Biochemistry 2 First Semester
6 BCHM 321 General Biochemistry Laboratory II 2 First Semester
7 BCHM 323 Metabolism of Nucleic Acids, Proteins 2 First Semester
8 BCHM 399 Student Industrial Work Experience Scheme (SIWES) 2 Second Semester
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S/N Course Code Course Title Credit Units Semester
1 ECON 103 Principles of Macroeconomics I 2 First Semester
2 ECON 104 Principles of Macroeconomics II 1 First Semester
3 ABBS 101 Basic Computer I 2 First Semester
4 ABBS 102 Basic Computer II 2 First Semester
5 BCHM 319 Methods in Biochemistry 2 First Semester
6 BCHM 321 General Biochemistry Laboratory II 2 First Semester
7 BCHM 323 Metabolism of Nucleic Acids, Proteins 2 First Semester
8 BCHM 399 Student Industrial Work Experience Scheme (SIWES) 2 Second Semester
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1 BCHM 411 Advanced Enzymology 2 First Semester
2 BCHM 413 Biosynthesis of Macromolecules 1 First Semester
3 BCHM 415 Introductory Recombinant DNA Technology 1 First Semester
4 BCHM 417 Plant Biochemistry 2 First Semester
5 BCHM 421 Biochemical Research Methods and Introductory Biostatistics 1 First Semester
6 BCHM 423 Metabolism of Drugs and other Foreign Compounds 2 First Semester
7 BCHM 425 Bioinorganic Chemistry 1 First Semester
8 BCHM 429 Advanced Biochemistry Technique 2 First Semester
9 BCHM 431 Nutritional Biochemistry 2 First Semester
10 BCHM 433 Food Biochemistry 1 First Semester
11 BCHM 412 Tissue Biochemistry 1 Second Semester
12 BCHM 414 Industrial Biochemistry 2 Second Semester
13 BCHM 416 Metabolic Regulation 2 Second Semester
14 BCHM 418 Biochemical Reasoning 1 Second Semester
15 BCHM 422 Special Topics/Seminar in Biochemistry 2 Second Semester
16 BCHM 424 Membrane Biochemistry 1 Second Semester
17 BCHM 400 Research Project 6 Second Semester
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