Colleges and Universities Offering Master of Business Administration in Nigeria

  • Course Name: Master of Business Administration(MBA)
  • Major Subject: MBA
  • Course Category: Masters Courses

Institutions Offering Master of Business Administration

  • Lagos State University Lagos State University, Lagos  
    Specialization options:
    i. Financial Management
    ii. Marketing Management
    iii. Human Resources Management
    iv. International Business Management
    v. Production and Operations Management
    vi. Health Care Management and
    vii. Oil and Gas and Risk Management

    Course entry requirements:
    a. Graduates of Lagos State University and holder of a Degree recognized by the Senate of Lagos State University with minimum of Second Class Lower.Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University with Third Class or Pass Degree, plus Postgraduate Diploma.
    b. Holders of Professional qualification i.e. ACA, ACCA, ACIS, ACIB, ACII, CIPM or any other Professional qualification approved by the Senate of Lagos State University in Accounting, Banking and Finance, Insurance, Marketing, Engineering and Allied disciplines. Such a candidate
    may be considered for admission based on such qualification.
    c. HND with Upper Credit in Accounting, Banking and Finance, Insurance, Marketing, Engineering and Allied disciplines provided that such candidate presents a PGD in relevant disciplines.
    d. All candidates must possess Five (5) O’ Level credits including English Language and Mathematics at not more than two sittings.
    e. A minimum of three (3) years post qualification and post NYSC working experience in a reputable organization.

    Course duration: Minimum of 4 semesters and maximum of 6 semesters.
  • American University of Nigeria American University of Nigeria, Yola  
    Admission requirements:
    Submit a duly completed application for admissions form for the MSc program
    Pay the Application fee of N10,000.00 To the AUN Graduate Fee Collection Account of Guaranty Trust Bank Plc with account no. 0027121792
    Have their undergraduate institutions submit a copy of the student’s certified transcript directly to the School of Graduate Studies office.
    Must have graduated from the American University of Nigeria; any other NUC accredited Nigerian University; or from any other foreign university which is duly accredited by the appropriate national or regional accrediting agencies of such country.
    To be admitted into MSc. Business Administration program, the applicant must possess first degree in business-related disciplines (with not less than 2nd class honors) from recognized universities.
    Graduation certificate with verifiable grades and CGPA
    A personal statement of plans and purpose
    A copy of current curriculum vitae
    End of school leaving exam score ( IGCSE, WASSCE, NECO, SSCE, GCE )
    Two or more recommendation letters from your present employer or academic instructor who is able to comment on the applicant’s potential for graduate academic work. The recommendation letter may not be written by a family member

    Tution Fee:N1,980,000.00 (One million, nine hundred and eighty thousand naira)
  • Bells University of Technology Bells University of Technology, Ota  
    Course entry requirements:
    -Candidates must satisfy the O’ Level requirements for matriculation into first degree programmes of the University i.e. Five (5) Credit passes at not more than two sittings including English Language and Mathematics.

    -Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree from Bells University of Technology, or any other approved University, with a minimum of Second Class lower division in relevant fields.

    -Graduates of Bells University of Technology, Ota or any other recognized University with Third class degree and Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Management related discipline


    -Holders of HND plus Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Management, Finance and Administration disciplines (of Bells University of Technology or of other recognized Universities) are eligible for admission or HND in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance and Management related disciplines with relevant professional qualifications like ACA, ACIS, ACCA, NIM, e.t.c.

    -All applicants must have a minimum of one year work experience, preferably in a managerial or administrative capacity.

    -Satisfactory performance at Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) administered by the Bells University of Technology, Ota is mandatory for all applicants.
  • McPherson University McPherson University, Seriki Sotayo  
    Course entry requirements:
    -Candidate for M.B.A. must have five credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, and three other subjects at O’ Level as basic requirement.
    -Candidates with Bachelor’s degree (B.A or B.Sc.) in the area of Accounting, Finance, Banking, Economics, Insurance, Marketing, Business Administration and other related discipline. Candidate must obtain a minimum of Second Class Lower Division in their respective Bachelor’s degree.
    -HND with professional qualifications (ACA, ACCA, ANAN, ACMA, ACIT, AIB, ACIS).
    -HND with PGD
    -Professional qualifications (ACA, ACCA, ANAN, ACMA, ACIT, AIB, ACIS) with PGD in any of the Management Sciences.
    -Holders of Bachelor’s degree in any other discipline with industrial experience are equally eligible to apply. Candidate must obtain a minimum of Second Class Lower Division in their respective Bachelor’s degree
    -They must have completed the mandatory one year National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) programme or have been exempted as the case may be.

    Additional Requirements
    -Post qualification experience is an added advantage for prospective candidate.
    -For foreign applicants, proficiency in English Language is required for MCU-MBA
  • Bowen University Bowen University, Iwo  
    Course entry requirements:
    (i) All candidates are required to possess a Bachelor’s degree obtained from a University approved by Senate and with a grade not less than Second Class Lower Division.
    (ii) A candidate with less than Second Class Lower Division plus a Postgraduate Diploma with a minimum of Upper Credit in a relevant field from a recognized University.
    (iii) In addition to (i) and (ii) above, candidates must satisfy the Ordinary Level requirement of five (5 subjects which must include English Language, Mathematics and any other three (3) subject as may be specified for the programme of choice.

    -Candidates in regular employment or employed at Bowen must indicate such and must submit with their applications, formal letter of release to Postgraduate College.

    -Applicants who are not graduates of Bowen University must request their former Universities or institutions to forward directly to the College Administrator, College of Postgraduate Studies, Bowen University their academic transcripts as applicable.
  • Covenant University Covenant University, Ota  
    Course entry requirements:
    -Applicants must possess a Bachelor’s degree from Covenant University or any other University recognized by the Senate of Covenant University.

    -Preferably, candidates with First Class, Second Class (Upper Division), and Second Class (Lower Division with a minimum CGPA of 3.00) in the relevant disciplines may apply.

    In addition, the Covenant University conducts screening exercise for all candidates seeking admission into the University.

    The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.

    Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.

    You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.

    Course duration: 2 years

    Mode of study: Part time
  • Benue State University Benue State University, Makurdi  
    Specialization options:
    -Banking and Finance
    -Accounting and Finance

    Course entry requirements:
    (i) credit in English and mathematics at 'o' level
    (ii) An Honours degree in Business management/Administration. Economics, Accounting/Finance/Banking;Marketing with at least a second class lower Division from any University recognized by the senate of Benue state University.
    (iii) A post graduate Diploma in Management (PDGM) with at least credit or with a CGPA of at least 3.50 from a recognized
    (iv) A Higher National (min lower credit) Diploma from a recognized institution plus membership of acceptable professional Bodies in Acceptance; Banking; management and Marketing where it has been conferred after passing prescribed examinations.
  • Akwa Ibom State University Akwa Ibom State University, Ikot  
    Course entry requirements:
    (a) SSC or its equivalent with credit passes in at least 5 subjects including English Language, Mathematics, Economics and any other relevant subject at not more than two sittings.
    (b) B.Sc. Degree in Management Science with a minimum of Second Class Lower Division
    (c) Holders of HND with a minimum of Upper Credit Level and relevant Postgraduate Diploma with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 on a 5 - point scale or Merit may be considered for admission.
    (d) Holders of professional qualifications in Administration disciplines and relevant PGD with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 on a 5.00 point scale or Merit may be considered.
    (e) Candidates must have a minimum of one year Managerial or Administrative experience.
  • Crawford University Crawford University, Igbesa  
    Specialization options:
    -International Business
    -Operational Management
    -Accounting and Finance
    -Marketing Management
    -Human Resources Management

    Course entry requirements:
    The following professional qualifications are acceptable, in special cases, as equivalent qualifications: ACA., ACCA., CMA. and CFA. (USA). HND with substantial experience may also be considered. However, holders of HND and the above-listed professional qualifications are required to complete one-year PGD programme in Business Administration.

    Course duration: 4 semesters
  •  Digital Bridge Institute (DBI)   Digital Bridge Institute (DBI) , Abuja  
    Course entry requirements
    (i) Bachelor’s degree from a recognized University, with minimum of Second Class Honors (Lower Division) in relevant disciplines
    (ii) HND (Upper Credit) in relevant disciplines plus any Certified Professional qualifications
    (iii) Bachelor’s degree from a recognized University, with Third Class or Pass, plus Postgraduate Diploma in Telecommunications
    (iv) HND (Lower Credit) from a recognized Institution, plus Postgraduate Diploma in Telecommunications
  • Achievers University Achievers University, Owo  
    Entry requirements:
    Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline with at least a Second Class Lower Division from Achievers University or any other recognized by the University Senate. Candidates with Third Class Bachelor’s degree or HND with a minimum of Lower Credit in a relevant discipline must have, in addition, a Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) with a minimum CGPA of 3.50 to qualify for admission.
  • Elizade University Elizade University, Ilara Mokin  
    Course entry requirements:
    -An applicant shall normally possess not lower than Second Class (Lower Division) Honours Degree of Elizade University or any other approved institution.

    Course duration: A minimum of three (3) Semesters and a maximum of Six (6) Semesters.

    Mode of study: Full time
  • Edo State University Edo State University, Uzairue  
    Course entry requirements:
    -A Minimum of Second Class Honors (Lower Division) degree from a recognized University.

    -Candidates with relevant Postgraduate Diploma at credit level

    -Any relevant professional qualification adjudged to be equivalent to the above
  • Glorious Vision University Glorious Vision University, Ogwa  
    Admission requirements:
    Degree in relevant area from a recognized University with minimum of second class lower division may be admitted provided the university matriculation requirements are satisfied.
    A postgraduate diploma in relevant area from a recognized university.
  • University of Jos University of Jos, Jos  
    Entry Requirements:
    Admission into M.Phil/Ph.D Management requires a candidate with good Master of Science Degree in Management/Business Administration with at least an average of ‘B’ grade (60%) which includes course work and research thesis from a recognized University
  • Al-Qalam University Al-Qalam University, Katsina  
    Course entry requirements:
    -A degree with a CGPA not below 2.75 in the relevant area or 3rd class degree plus a postgraduate diploma with minimum CGPA of 3.00.

    Course duration: 2 years
  • University of Port Harcourt University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt  
    Course entry requirements:
    -Applicant must possess a University degree/ professional certificate in Health sciences, Security management, and Allied Fields

    Course duration: 2 years
  • Awgu Institute of Administration and Technology Awgu Institute of Administration and Technology, Enugu  
    Course content
    -Audit and Management Control
    -Human Resource Management
    -Marketing and Strategic Communication
    -Logistics and Transport
    -Project Management
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe University Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka  
    Specialization options:
    i) Accountancy
    ii.) Banking and Finance
    iii.) Cooperative Economics and Management
    iv.) Business Administration
    v.) Marketing
  • Nasarawa State University Nasarawa State University, Keffi  
    Specialization options:
    -General Management
    -Human Resource Management
    -Management Information System
  • Pan-Atlantic University Pan-Atlantic University, Lagos  
    Course Duration: 2 years

    Mode of Study: Part time

    Course Duration: 18 months

    Mode of Study: Full time
  • Igbinedion University Igbinedion University, Okada  
    Specialization options:
    -Human Resource Management
    -Management Information Systems
  • Joseph Ayo Babalola University Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji Arakeji  
    Specialization in:
    a.Insurance and Risk Management


    c.General Management
  • Paul University Paul University, Awka  
    Course Duration: 4 semesters

    Mode of Study: Full time
  • Baze University Baze University, Abuja  
    Course duration: 24 months

    Mode of study: Full time
  • Landmark Polytechnic Landmark Polytechnic, Aiyetoro  
    Mode of study: Online

    Course duration: 2 years
  • University of Abuja University of Abuja, Abuja  
    Specializations:- Oil, gas and energy marketing.
  • Umaru Musa Yar'adua University Katsina Umaru Musa Yar'adua University Katsina, Katsina  
  • Taraba State University Taraba State University, Jalingo  
  • Fountain University Fountain University, Osun  
  • Veritas University Veritas University, Bwari  
  • Southwestern University Nigeria Southwestern University Nigeria, Okun-Owa  
  • Yusuf Maitama Sule University Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano  
  • Crescent University Crescent University, Abeokuta  
  • Rivers State University Rivers State University, Port Harcourt  
  • Osun State University Osun State University, Osogbo  
  • Gombe State University Gombe State University, Gombe  
  • Obafemi Awolowo University Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife  
  • Nigerian Defence Academy Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna  
  • Western Delta University Western Delta University, Oghara  
  • Ekiti State University Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti  
  • Redeemer's University Redeemer's University, Ede  
  • Salem University Salem University, Lokoja  
  • Afe Babalola University Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti  
  • Godfrey Okoye University Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu  
  • Gregory University Gregory University, Uturu  
  • Oduduwa University Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu  
  • Fountain University Fountain University, Osogbo  
  • Caleb University Caleb University, Lagos  
  • Bingham University Bingham University, Karu  

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