Bachelor of Science Degree in Economic Studies in Africa

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Economic Studies

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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Bachelor Of Science In Economics (4 Years)

Africa University - Zimbabwe
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Zimbabwe Mutare

This is a 4-year program on full time as well as parallel. The curriculum of this program emphasizes on an integrated approach whereby the student will acquire a basic education to develop his intellectual and analytical ability while at the same time acquiring the body of knowledge and skills in professional management. As such, the first two years will be spent mainly in basic education in the older disciplines of Mathematics, Communication, Economics, and Humanities while the remaining two years will be devoted mainly to specialized subjects in accounting, economics, marketing, finance, human resources management, risk management, quantitative analysis, and public sector management. [+]

This is a 4-year program on full time as well as parallel. The curriculum of this program emphasizes on an integrated approach whereby the student will acquire a basic education to develop his intellectual and analytical ability while at the same time acquiring the body of knowledge and skills in professional management. As such, the first two years will be spent mainly in basic education in the older disciplines of Mathematics, Communication, Economics, and Humanities while the remaining two years will be devoted mainly to specialized subjects in accounting, economics, marketing, finance, human resources management, risk management, quantitative analysis, and public sector management.

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Bachelor of Science in Economics

Benson Idahosa University
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years March 2019 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.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Accounting

Benson Idahosa University
Campus 3 - 4 years March 2019 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.... [-]


BSc in Accounting

Kwararafa University
Campus Full time 4 years March 2019 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 the 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 a 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 ... [-]

BSc in Economics

Kwararafa University
Campus Full time 4 years March 2019 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 the necessary entrepreneurial skills 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 a 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 ... [-]

BSc in Statistics

Kwararafa University
Campus Full time 4 years March 2019 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 the 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 a 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 ... [-]

BSc in Banking and Finance

Igbinedion University, Okada
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years March 2019 Nigeria Benin City

Igbinedion University Okada was the first private university in Nigeria with registration certificate No. 001 presented to the founder/proprietor and the honorable chancellor, Sir (Dr) Chief Gabriel 0. Igbinedion, the Esama of Benin kingdom, by the Federal Government of Nigeria on 10th of May 1999. The University, however, began its academic operations on 5111 October 1999 with 112 students. [+]

The Department of Banking and Finance was established in the 1999/2000 academic session along with the other two departments in the Sanusi Lamido Sanusi College of Business and Management Studies. However, the Department was initially warehoused by the Department of Accounting.

Professor E.O. Izedonmi, the then Dean of the College, had the responsibility of overseeing the affairs of the Department and nurturing it until it came on its own in the 2002/2003 academic session, with Mr. Benson A. Akintola as the pioneer Lecturer-in-charge of the Department.

Igbinedion University Okada was the first private university in Nigeria with registration certificate No. 001 presented to the founder/proprietor and the honorable chancellor, Sir (Dr) Chief Gabriel 0. Igbinedion, the Esama of Benin kingdom, by the Federal Government of Nigeria on 10th of May 1999. The University, however, began its academic operations on 5111 October 1999 with 112 students.... [-]


B.Sc. in Islamic Economics, Banking and Finance

Islamic Online University
Online Full time Part time 4 - 12 years March 2019 Gambia Banjul + 1 more

The Islamic Online University presents the world’s first tuition-free Bachelor’s Degree program in Islamic Banking and Economics. [+]

B.Sc. in Islamic Economics, Banking, and Finance (B.Sc. IBE)

The Islamic Online University presents the world’s first tuition-free Bachelor’s Degree program in Islamic Banking and Economics. This degree opens the door to a possible career in an exciting, expanding and beneficial field, and is a stepping stone for further studies. “Allah has permitted trade and has forbidden interest.” (Qur’an, 2:275) In today’s world flooded with interest-based transactions, unlawful bank contracts, and investments the need for Islamic banking is increasing. Many countries have recently seen a rise in demand for Islamic banking services. Analysts expect that at the current rate of expansion, in the next 8 to 10 years the Islamic banking network in the UAE will overtake the conventional banking system. Job opportunities within the Islamic banking field are also on the rise. According to a study by A.T. Kearney, one of the world’s largest management consulting firms, “up to 30,000 new Islamic banking jobs will be required in the Gulf States within the next decade.” While the Middle East still offers growth opportunities there is big potential for growth in countries such as Indonesia, Bangladesh, India, and countries from North Africa and Central Asia which have a substantial Muslim population.... [-]


BSc in Mathematical Statistics

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 weeks February 2019 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%.... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Accounting

Botho University
Online Full time 54 months September 2018 Botswana Botswana Online Lesotho Lesotho Online + 2 more

The Bachelor of Science with Honours in Accounting is targeted at those wishing to enter the accounting sector, commercial banking sector, investment sector, public sector companies or accounting firms. The programme develops an understanding of accounting with taxation, audit, assurance, commerce, industry, finance, strategic management, etc. [+]

The Bachelor of Science with Honours in Accounting is targeted at those wishing to enter the accounting sector, commercial banking sector, investment sector, public sector companies or accounting firms. The programme develops an understanding of accounting with taxation, audit, assurance, commerce, industry, finance, strategic management, etc. Various career positions available in the market may be Accountants (Senior, and Chief), Auditors (Senior), Educationist, Taxation, Audit Managers, Chief Finance Managers, Chief Finance Officers, Accounts Consultants, Senior Level Manager, Teller, etc.

Programme details: The programme consists of a core (required) and elective modules as detailed below. Some modules may have pre-requisites (i.e. may require the student to pass another module or set of modules first). Some modules may be co-requisite (i.e. such modules are required to be taken together). The number at the end of the module in parenthesis indicates the credit load of the module. 1 credit is equal to 10 hours of learning (guided, in-class and independent combined); therefore a 10-credit module requires on average 100 hours of learning from the student.... [-]


Bachelor of Accountancy and Financial Management

Africa International University
Campus Full time 4 years May 2019 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 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 possess 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 in Accounting and Finance

Unicaf University (ZM)
Online Campus Full time Part time September 2018 Cyprus Larnaca USA New York Greece Athens Romania Bucharest United Kingdom London Egypt Cairo Ghana Accra Malawi Lilongwe Mauritius Port Louis Kenya Nairobi Nigeria Lagos Somalia Mogadishu Zambia Lusaka Jordan Irbid Cyprus Online + 28 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 specialized 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 ... [-]

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 Programs of Study at the University for the 2017/2018 Academic Year are now open. [+]

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 Programs 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 ... [-]

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 the 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 analyze 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 the 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 analyze and design solutions for different banking and finance challenges.... [-]


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 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 the students’ technical and professional competence for modern accounting practice and further education.... [-]