Bachelor of Science Degree in Economic Studies in Africa

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A Bachelor of Science (BSc) is a postsecondary degree that is offered in a variety of subject areas. Programs are available at universities and colleges all over the world, and they take between three and five years to complete.

Economics and administration is a hybrid field in which professionals are trained in both macro and micro economics. Analysis of history and understanding economic principles, along with knowledge of finance, public policy and business topics arm experts in making short and long term recommendations.

 

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BSc in Accounting and Finance

Unicaf University
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time September 2018 Cyprus Larnaca USA Hell's Kitchen Greece Athens Romania Bucharest United Kingdom London Egypt Cairo Ghana Accra Malawi Lilongwe Mauritius Port Louis Kenya Nairobi Nigeria Lagos State Somalia Mogadishu Zambia Lusaka Jordan Irbid Cyprus Online + 27 more

This programme provides the necessary skills and values for a successful career in the world of finance. Graduates can be employed in any finance-related position, within the financial services sector, in financial institutions, or in government departments. [+]

This programme provides the necessary skills and values for a successful career in the world of finance. Graduates can be employed in any finance-related position, within the financial services sector, in financial institutions, or in government departments. The programme blends the specialised fields of banking, investment, corporate finance, financial accounting, financial management, management accounting, and auditing with the wider fields of business management and economics.

Delivery Mode

Online and through Supported Open Learning

Entry Requirements Regular admission to a Bachelor’s degree programme requires the High School Leaving Certificate or equivalent Applicants with a Diploma or Advanced Diploma may be considered for entry Applicants with a Diploma or Advanced Diploma in a relevant area may be considered for credit transfer Applicants who do not meet the minimum academic requirements but who have at least 2 years relevant post-secondary professional experience may be considered for entry English proficiency Copy of passport or ID ... [-]

BSc in Accounting

Kwararafa University
Campus Full time 4 years March 2018 Nigeria Wukari

Kwararafa University Wukari, was licensed as Wukari Jubilee by the National Universities Commission in 2005. It took off in March, 2006 with 61 students as the first and only community owned University in Nigeria, the first University in Taraba State and the second private University in the North East Geopolitical zone of Nigeria. [+]

Kwararafa University Wukari, was licensed as Wukari Jubilee by the National Universities Commission in 2005. It took off in March, 2006 with 61 students as the first and only community owned University in Nigeria, the first University in Taraba State and the second private University in the North East Geopolitical zone of Nigeria. Vision To become a first class institution in pursuit of knowledge and scholarship through teaching, research and community service, geared towards inculcating knowledge and entrepreneurial skills to students that will enable them to be productive and self-reliant. Mission To provide a conducive environment for the development of effective and virile indigenous human and material resources for the development of the nation. To produce graduates who are well-rounded in their disciplines and also imbued with necessary entrepreneurial skill to contribute meaningfully to the development of themselves in particular and society in general. To replace unemployment and career stagnation of graduates with creative ingenuity through well packaged programs and practical training. To provide sound education to Nigerians irrespective of religious affiliation, tribes, sex and political leaning. To create a nurturing and stimulating environment where the pursuit of excellence, development of self-discipline, creative thinking and individuality will thrive and also seen as essential components of cooperative society. Research Focus/Linkages The University is presently developing linkage programs with other Institutions and Universities around the world. The focus of research is in the areas: Peace and Conflict Resolution Food Science and Technology Mathematics Education Heritage Studies and Eco-Tourism The research focus is... [-]

BSc in Economics

Kwararafa University
Campus Full time 4 years March 2018 Nigeria Wukari

Kwararafa University Wukari, was licensed as Wukari Jubilee by the National Universities Commission in 2005. It took off in March, 2006 with 61 students as the first and only community owned University in Nigeria, the first University in Taraba State and the second private University in the North East Geopolitical zone of Nigeria. [+]

Bachelor of Science Programs in Economic Studies in Africa 2018. Kwararafa University Wukari, was licensed as Wukari Jubilee by the National Universities Commission in 2005. It took off in March, 2006 with 61 students as the first and only community owned University in Nigeria, the first University in Taraba State and the second private University in the North East Geopolitical zone of Nigeria. Vision To become a first class institution in pursuit of knowledge and scholarship through teaching, research and community service, geared towards inculcating knowledge and entrepreneurial skills to students that will enable them to be productive and self-reliant. Mission To provide a conducive environment for the development of effective and virile indigenous human and material resources for the development of the nation. To produce graduates who are well-rounded in their disciplines and also imbued with necessary entrepreneurial skill to contribute meaningfully to the development of themselves in particular and society in general. To replace unemployment and career stagnation of graduates with creative ingenuity through well packaged programs and practical training. To provide sound education to Nigerians irrespective of religious affiliation, tribes, sex and political leaning. To create a nurturing and stimulating environment where the pursuit of excellence, development of self-discipline, creative thinking and individuality will thrive and also seen as essential components of cooperative society. Research Focus/Linkages The University is presently developing linkage programs with other Institutions and Universities around the world. The focus of research is in the areas: Peace and Conflict Resolution Food Science and Technology... [-]

BSc in Statistics

Kwararafa University
Campus Full time 4 years March 2018 Nigeria Wukari

Kwararafa University Wukari, was licensed as Wukari Jubilee by the National Universities Commission in 2005. It took off in March, 2006 with 61 students as the first and only community owned University in Nigeria, the first University in Taraba State and the second private University in the North East Geopolitical zone of Nigeria. [+]

Kwararafa University Wukari, was licensed as Wukari Jubilee by the National Universities Commission in 2005. It took off in March, 2006 with 61 students as the first and only community owned University in Nigeria, the first University in Taraba State and the second private University in the North East Geopolitical zone of Nigeria. Vision To become a first class institution in pursuit of knowledge and scholarship through teaching, research and community service, geared towards inculcating knowledge and entrepreneurial skills to students that will enable them to be productive and self-reliant. Mission To provide a conducive environment for the development of effective and virile indigenous human and material resources for the development of the nation. To produce graduates who are well-rounded in their disciplines and also imbued with necessary entrepreneurial skill to contribute meaningfully to the development of themselves in particular and society in general. To replace unemployment and career stagnation of graduates with creative ingenuity through well packaged programs and practical training. To provide sound education to Nigerians irrespective of religious affiliation, tribes, sex and political leaning. To create a nurturing and stimulating environment where the pursuit of excellence, development of self-discipline, creative thinking and individuality will thrive and also seen as essential components of cooperative society. Research Focus/Linkages The University is presently developing linkage programs with other Institutions and Universities around the world. The focus of research is in the areas: Peace and Conflict Resolution Food Science and Technology Mathematics Education Heritage Studies and Eco-Tourism The research focus is... [-]

Bachelor of Accountancy and Financial Management

Africa International University
Campus Full time 4 years May 2018 Kenya Nairobi

The Bachelor of Science in Accountancy and Financial Management is a four-year undergraduate programme that blends accounting knowledge with finance within a general education framework that develops students with the necessary theoretical knowledge and practical money management decision skills for businesses and organizations as well as forming them morally. [+]

Bachelor of Science Programs in Economic Studies in Africa 2018. Bachelor of Accountancy and Financial Management The Bachelor of Accountancy and Financial Management is a four-year undergraduate programme that blends accounting knowledge with finance within a general education framework that develops students with the necessary theoretical knowledge and practical money management decision skills for businesses and organizations as well as forming them morally. Distinctively, the programme offers a double major in accounting and financial management built on a strong Christian foundation as the basis of theory generation and critique. The intended graduates from this programme should posses practical application knowledge and be able to provide leadership and managerial skills with high moral and ethical integrity and professional behaviour The BSc in Accountancy and Financial Management is designed for those who intend to develop careers in Accountancy and Financial Management or engage in high level decision making in the areas of corporate financial management, derivatives, risk management, mergers and acquisitions. It is perfect training for senior positions in investment banks, financial consultancies and government ministries. This programme is also a logical preparatory training for managerial professionals. It targets people with pre-university credentials with basic knowledge in finance and accounting to pursue a university level degree in their professions. It also targets school leavers who are desirous to make a career in the financial industry. ... [-]

Bsc Accounting and Finance

Advanced Business College
Campus September 2018 Ghana Accra

The universal language of business, commerce and finance, accounting is perfect for students with a good head for numbers and analysis, a driving interest in business and a keen eye for detail. Accounting degrees involve learning how to measure, process, analyze and communicate financial information about an organization to a variety of concerned parties, including investors, creditors, management, regulators and the general public in order to facilitate improvements and adherence to established rules and guidelines. [+]

Why the Accounting Specialisation?

The universal language of business, commerce and finance, accounting is perfect for students with a good head for numbers and analysis, a driving interest in business and a keen eye for detail. Accounting degrees involve learning how to measure, process, analyze and communicate financial information about an organization to a variety of concerned parties, including investors, creditors, management, regulators and the general public in order to facilitate improvements and adherence to established rules and guidelines.

What to expect from undergraduate accounting specialization degrees?

Accounting students will gain advanced theoretical and practical knowledge of accounting and finance; master computational and calculation skills and techniques used in professional accounting practice; learn how to use specialized accounting software; and gain a broad understanding of the accounting, finance and commercial sectors, often within an international context.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science

University Of Professional Studies Accra
Campus Full time September 2018 Ghana Accra

It is announced for the information of prospective applicants and the general public that application for admission to Undergraduate Programmes of Study at the University for the 2017/2018 Academic Year are now open. [+]

Bachelor of Science Programs in Economic Studies in Africa 2018. Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science It is announced for the information of prospective applicants and the general public that application for admission to Undergraduate Programmes of Study at the University for the 2017/2018 Academic Year are now open. Undergraduate Degree Programmes Bachelor of Science in Accounting Bachelor of Science in Banking and Finance Bachelor of Science in Marketing Bachelor of Business Administration Bachelor of Science in Information Technology Management Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations Management Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science 4-Year Bachelor of Laws (LLB) 3-Year Post First Degree Bachelor of Laws(LLB) Regular (Morning) Session available for Level 100 entry only Admission Requirements for Various Levels of Undergraduate Programmes LEVEL 100 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSSCE) General Business Certificate of Examination (GBCE) American High School Grade 12 with at least Final Grade Point of 3.0. WASSCE and SSSCE/GBCE applicants must have at least credit passes (i.e. grade A1-C6 and grade A-D respectively) in three core subjects including English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies in addition to any three elective subjects with an aggregate score of 24 or better. Note 1: BSc in Actuarial Science programme applicants must have Elective Mathematics as one of the three elective subject Applicants for admission to the Bachelor of Laws programme will in addition to the above be required to pass both written examination and selection interview. LEVEL 200 Category A WAEC General... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Banking and Finance

University Of Professional Studies Accra
Campus Full time September 2018 Ghana Accra

The BSc Banking & Finance programme combines coursework in banking and finance. Deeply rooted in banking operations with business finance, corporate finance, risk management and insurance; students are prepared for careers in banking,financial services, consultancies,the public sector or advanced studies. Major focal areas of the programme include: regulatory & legal framework for financial institutions, securities & portfolios analysis, banking & investments analysis as well as application of electronics in banking for self-service retail banking and greater financial intermediation. Students pursuing this programme will gain the requisite skills and tools needed to analyse and design solutions for different banking and finance challenges. [+]

Bachelor of Science in Banking and Finance The BSc Banking & Finance programme combines coursework in banking and finance. Deeply rooted in banking operations with business finance, corporate finance, risk management and insurance; students are prepared for careers in banking,financial services, consultancies,the public sector or advanced studies. Major focal areas of the programme include: regulatory & legal framework for financial institutions, securities & portfolios analysis, banking & investments analysis as well as application of electronics in banking for self-service retail banking and greater financial intermediation. Students pursuing this programme will gain the requisite skills and tools needed to analyse and design solutions for different banking and finance challenges. Admission Requirements for this Undergraduate Programmes West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSSCE) General Business Certificate of Examination (GBCE) American High School Grade 12 with at least Final Grade Point of 3.0. WASSCE and SSSCE/GBCE applicants must have at least credit passes (i.e. grade A1-C6 and grade A-D respectively) in three core subjects including English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies in addition to any three elective subjects with an aggregate score of 24 or better. [-]

Bachelor of Science in Accounting

University Of Professional Studies Accra
Campus Full time September 2018 Ghana Accra

The BSc Accounting programme provides knowledge for entry into a wide range of careers in accounting, financial management and financial services sector. [+]

Bachelor of Science Programs in Economic Studies in Africa 2018. Bachelor of Science in Accounting The BSc Accounting programme provides a depth of knowledge for entry into a wide range of careers in accounting, financial management and financial services sector. It integrates the concepts, principles, conventions and methods of Accounting with a range of interrelated business disciplines such as Business Law, Entrepreneurship, Total Quality Management and Business Policy & Strategy. The programme includes training in computerized software essential to accounting functions such as QuickBooks, Tally Accounting and advanced features in Microsoft Excel and Access for financial modelling and data analysis. This hands-on experience enhances students’technical and professional competence for modern accounting practice and further education. Admission Requirements for this Undergraduate Programme West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSSCE) General Business Certificate of Examination (GBCE) American High School Grade 12 with at least Final Grade Point of 3.0. WASSCE and SSSCE/GBCE applicants must have at least credit passes (i.e. grade A1-C6 and grade A-D respectively) in three core subjects including English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science/Social Studies in addition to any three elective subjects with an aggregate score of 24 or better. [-]

BSc in Mathematical Statistics

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 weeks February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

The primary purpose of the BSc Honours qualification is to consolidate and deepen the students’ knowledge and expertise in Mathematical Statistics, and to develop research capacity in the methodology and techniques of it. BSc Honours is essentially a coursework degree of which at least 25% (30) of the credits are devoted to a research project and reporting under supervision. [+]

The primary purpose of the BSc Honours qualification is to consolidate and deepen the students’ knowledge and expertise in Mathematical Statistics, and to develop research capacity in the methodology and techniques of it. BSc Honours is essentially a coursework degree of which at least 25% (30) of the credits are devoted to a research project and reporting under supervision. The degree demands a high level of theoretical engagement and intellectual independence, and serves as the initial science postgraduate specialization qualification providing students with in-depth scientific knowledge and skills preparing them for research based postgraduate science study. Mathematical Statistics 3A10 and 3B10 are compulsory prerequisites. Students that do not comply with this requirement may be admitted at the discretion of the Chairman of the Department. Such students may be required to do additional work as prescribed by the Chairman of the Department. A student needs a semester mark of 40% to gain entrance to the final assessment opportunity. The semester and final assessment mark weight is 50:50. A student needs a final mark of 50% to pass a module. The semester mark also contributes to the result of a supplementary assessment. The final result of a supplementary assessment is capped on 50%. The Honours Degree consists of: A Data Analysis project (compulsory) STA0017 EIGHT semester modules chosen in consultation with the Head of the Department from the following: (descriptions follow hereafter) STA0027 STA0117 STA0047 STA0127 STA0087 STA0147 STA0097 STA1107 or any other approved topic from Mathematical Statistics or a related field. [-]

BSc in Accounting

GIMPA Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Ghana Accra Kumasi Takoradi Tema + 3 more

The GIMPA Business School (GBS) offers innovative programmes of study toward the award of a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in various business disciplines. The curriculum is designed within the context of local and international demands on today’s business leaders. [+]

Bachelor of Science Programs in Economic Studies in Africa 2018. The GIMPA Business School (GBS) offers innovative programmes of study toward the award of a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in various business disciplines. The curriculum is designed within the context of local and international demands on today’s business leaders. Our programmes offer a comprehensive breadth of knowledge and practice that spans eleven areas of specialization. Students will take courses in the liberal arts to provide them with a wider set of thinking tools. In short, GIMPA’s innovative programmes equip students with tools for analytical thinking, good judgment, entrepreneurship and other critical management skills needed by the next generation of leaders for both the private and public sectors. The future is here. If you value innovation and quality, then GIMPA is the university for you. GIMPA – Ghana’s Entrepreneurial University! Programme Type GIMPA Bachelor’ Degree programmes are specially designed for junior and middle management staff of organizations to effectively meet the leadership, management and administration challenges of the global society within the broad framework of the Institute’s mandate. These programmes aim at equipping students with basic tools for analytical thinking, good judgment, entrepreneurship and other critical managerial skills required by the new generation of managers. Curriculum The GBS Undergraduate curriculum consists of four (4) major components: 1. General Education Requirements A business expert should develop an appreciation for deep analytical thinking and understand the environment in which he or she operates. To move our students in this direction, GBS offers a... [-]

BSc Finance

GIMPA Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Ghana Accra Kumasi Takoradi Tema + 3 more

The GIMPA Business School (GBS) offers innovative programmes of study toward the award of a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in various business disciplines. The curriculum is designed within the context of local and international demands on today’s business leaders. [+]

The GIMPA Business School (GBS) offers innovative programmes of study toward the award of a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in various business disciplines. The curriculum is designed within the context of local and international demands on today’s business leaders. Our programmes offer a comprehensive breadth of knowledge and practice that spans eleven areas of specialization. Students will take courses in the liberal arts to provide them with a wider set of thinking tools. In short, GIMPA’s innovative programmes equip students with tools for analytical thinking, good judgment, entrepreneurship and other critical management skills needed by the next generation of leaders for both the private and public sectors. The future is here. If you value innovation and quality, then GIMPA is the university for you. GIMPA – Ghana’s Entrepreneurial University! Programme Type GIMPA Bachelor’ Degree programmes are specially designed for junior and middle management staff of organizations to effectively meet the leadership, management and administration challenges of the global society within the broad framework of the Institute’s mandate. These programmes aim at equipping students with basic tools for analytical thinking, good judgment, entrepreneurship and other critical managerial skills required by the new generation of managers. Curriculum The GBS Undergraduate curriculum consists of four (4) major components: 1. General Education Requirements A business expert should develop an appreciation for deep analytical thinking and understand the environment in which he or she operates. To move our students in this direction, GBS offers a general education component of our undergraduate degrees. Students must take... [-]

BSc Economics

GIMPA Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Ghana Accra Kumasi Takoradi Tema + 3 more

The GIMPA Business School (GBS) offers innovative programmes of study toward the award of a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in various business disciplines. The curriculum is designed within the context of local and international demands on today’s business leaders. [+]

Bachelor of Science Programs in Economic Studies in Africa 2018. The GIMPA Business School (GBS) offers innovative programmes of study toward the award of a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in various business disciplines. The curriculum is designed within the context of local and international demands on today’s business leaders. Our programmes offer a comprehensive breadth of knowledge and practice that spans eleven areas of specialization. Students will take courses in the liberal arts to provide them with a wider set of thinking tools. In short, GIMPA’s innovative programmes equip students with tools for analytical thinking, good judgment, entrepreneurship and other critical management skills needed by the next generation of leaders for both the private and public sectors. The future is here. If you value innovation and quality, then GIMPA is the university for you. GIMPA – Ghana’s Entrepreneurial University! Programme Type GIMPA Bachelor’ Degree programmes are specially designed for junior and middle management staff of organizations to effectively meet the leadership, management and administration challenges of the global society within the broad framework of the Institute’s mandate. These programmes aim at equipping students with basic tools for analytical thinking, good judgment, entrepreneurship and other critical managerial skills required by the new generation of managers. Curriculum The GBS Undergraduate curriculum consists of four (4) major components: 1. General Education Requirements A business expert should develop an appreciation for deep analytical thinking and understand the environment in which he or she operates. To move our students in this direction, GBS offers a... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Economics

Benson Idahosa University
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years March 2018 Nigeria Benin City

Welcome to an opportunity of a unique learning experience with challenging curriculum that can make you lead anywhere in the world. [+]

Welcome to an opportunity of a unique learning experience with challenging curriculum that can make you lead anywhere in the world. Our serene campus and city location has over the years attracted top-notch academics of renowned repute who have solidified our five faculties of Agriculture & Agricultural Technology, Arts & Education, Basic and Applied Sciences, Social and Management Sciences, Engineering and Law. Choosing where to spend your university years can be exciting and also challenging. At Benson Idahosa University you will find the total university experience. But you wouldn’t know we are a large school by visiting our campus. Maybe it’s the small classes or nurturing environment. Maybe it’s the beautiful town setting or the small-town feel of Benin. Whatever it is, you’ll feel right at home. Commencement of Admissions The undergraduate admission process starts from the month of May – September 30th each year. The process starts with the prospective student obtaining our University’s admission form from any of our contact points in Port-Harcourt, Abuja, Lagos, Warri and the Admissions Office of the University campus on Ugbor Road, GRA, Benin City at the cost of (N7000) seven thousand naira only. General Admission Requirements for Undergraduate Programme The minimum entry requirement into any of the underlisted undergraduate programmes is five(5) O’level credit passes including Mathematics and English in relevant subjects as indicated in the current UTME brochure, obtained at not more than two sittings, in any of the following examinations WASSCE, NECO or their equivalent. It is mandatory that prospective... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Accounting

Benson Idahosa University
Campus 3 - 4 years March 2018 Nigeria Benin City

Welcome to an opportunity of a unique learning experience with challenging curriculum that can make you lead anywhere in the world. [+]

Bachelor of Science Programs in Economic Studies in Africa 2018. Welcome to an opportunity of a unique learning experience with challenging curriculum that can make you lead anywhere in the world. Our serene campus and city location has over the years attracted top-notch academics of renowned repute who have solidified our five faculties of Agriculture & Agricultural Technology, Arts & Education, Basic and Applied Sciences, Social and Management Sciences, Engineering and Law. Choosing where to spend your university years can be exciting and also challenging. At Benson Idahosa University you will find the total university experience. But you wouldn’t know we are a large school by visiting our campus. Maybe it’s the small classes or nurturing environment. Maybe it’s the beautiful town setting or the small-town feel of Benin. Whatever it is, you’ll feel right at home. Commencement of Admissions The undergraduate admission process starts from the month of May – September 30th each year. The process starts with the prospective student obtaining our University’s admission form from any of our contact points in Port-Harcourt, Abuja, Lagos, Warri and the Admissions Office of the University campus on Ugbor Road, GRA, Benin City at the cost of (N7000) seven thousand naira only. General Admission Requirements for Undergraduate Programme The minimum entry requirement into any of the underlisted undergraduate programmes is five(5) O’level credit passes including Mathematics and English in relevant subjects as indicated in the current UTME brochure, obtained at not more than two sittings, in any of the following examinations... [-]