Colleges and Universities Offering Bachelor of Business Administration in Nigeria

  • Course Name: Bachelor of Business Administration(Business Administration)
  • Major Subject: Business Administration
  • Course Category: Degree Courses

Institutions Offering Bachelor of Business Administration

  • Veritas University Veritas University, Bwari  
    Admission requirements:
    Direct Entry:
    Candidates seeking Direct Entry admission to the 200 level of a degree programme should possess, in addition to the minimum of five credit passes at the GCE/SSC/NECO examinations, any of the following qualifications:
    The Advanced Level GCE passes in at least two subjects specified as follows: Business Management, Accounting or Economics.
    National Diploma (ND) Upper Credit or equivalent in the subject applied for or related field.
    Intermediate Certificate of relevant Professional Bodies in addition to five credit passes as in (i) above

    Candidates seeking admission through Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) into 100 level of any of the four-year programmes leading to the award of Bachelor of Science (B. Sc.) degree of the Department should possess a minimum of credit level passes in five (5) subjects at the Senior Secondary School Certificate Examinations (SSSCE) or its equivalents (GCE/WASCE/NECO) in not more than two (2) sittings. Specifically, for: B.Sc. Business Administration: English Language, Economics, Mathematics, and any other two subjects. B.Sc. Marketing and Advertising: English Language, Economics, Mathematics, and any other two subjects. Equivalent five-subject credits obtained in examinations conducted by the National Board for Technical Education (NABTEB) are also accepted. In addition, the University requires that the candidate makes an acceptable pass in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) conducted by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB). Furthermore, the University screens all candidates for admission into its degree programmes.
  • Glorious Vision University Glorious Vision University, Ogwa  
    Admission requirements:
    For admission into 100 level, candidates must possess credit level passes in five subjects at the SSCE/GCE O'Level/NECO/NABTEB or equivalent, obtained in not more than two sittings. The subjects passed must include English Language and Mathematics for the Sciences & Management Sciences programmes and English Language for the Humanities Programmes Candidates awaiting SSCE/GCE O'Level/NECO/NABTEB results may also apply provided the result would be available at the time of Matriculation.

    (B) Direct Entry into 200-Level:
    Candidates for admission into 200-level must have, in addition to requirement for admission into 100-level, passed G.C.E(A/L) in 2 relevant subjects or passed NCE, OND, HND or equivalent at not less than lower credit level.

    100 Level Candidates are required to sit for the 2017/2018 UTME of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and attain the prescribed cut-off marks. This is a statutory requirement for admission into Samuel Adegboyega University. Applicants are to ensure that their UTME subject combinations qualify them for their chosen programmes. Direct Entry candidates must obtain the JAMB Direct Entry Forms. Candidates, who did not choose Samuel Adegboyega University initially in their 2017 UTME but are interested, are also eligible to apply for admission and participate in the admission screening exercise of the University.
  • Osun State University Osun State University, Osogbo  
    Admission requirements:
    U.M.E. Candidates
    For admission into the first degree programme in Business Administration, a candidate must have the Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSCE) or its equivalents with credit level passes in five (5) subjects: English Language, Mathematics to form the core subjects, with credit in any of the following: Economics, Geography, Commerce, Government, Accounts and Book-keeping at not more than two sittings. The candidate must also earn an acceptable score in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).

    Direct Entry Candidates
    Candidates seeking admission by direct entry into the 200 level Business Administration programme, must have Advanced Level passes in at least two (2) of the following: Economic, Geography, Commerce, Government, Accounts and Book-keeping, in addition to credit level passes in five of the subjects listed in 3.2.1 above at the SSCE or its equivalents. Candidates with ND and approved equivalents in relevant fields with at least a lower credit may be considered for direct entry into the programme. Candidate with acceptable pass in the UNIOSUN Foundation Programme are also eligible for admission into the 200 level, provided they possess the requisite qualification for entry into the 100 level of the programme.
  • Wesley University Wesley University, Ondo  
    Entry Requirements:
    (A) General Admission Requirement:
    Minimum entry qualification into part-time B.Sc. Business Administration degree programme is five credits relevant related subjects including English and Mathematics obtained in not more than two sittings in any of the following examinations:
    • SSCE, WAEC, NECO, GCE WAEC, GCE NECO, NABTEB or their equivalents

    (B) Direct Entry Requirement
    In addition to the general admissions requirement stated above, an applicant is expected to posses any of the under- listed qualifications:

    i. A minimum of two relevant subjects passed at GCE Advanced level Examination at least, a lower credits pass grade of National Diploma in Business Administration or related disciplines
    ii. NCE, at least 3 subjects passed on merit a foundation level pass at the professional stage of any relevant professional examination
    ICSA – Institute of chattered Secretaries and Administration of Nigeria
    IPMN – Institute of personnel Management of Nigeria
    ICAN – Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria
    CIBN – Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria
    CISBN – Chartered Institute of Stock Brokers of Nigeria
  • Madonna University Madonna University, Okija  
    Admission requirements:
    Admission is usually through UTME, organized by the Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB).

    Applicants seeking admission through UTME should possess the Senior Secondary School Certificate or the General Certificate of Education Ordinary level or their equivalent with at least credit pass in five subjects including English Language, Mathematics, and Economics.

    Direct entry admission can be offered to applicants with National Diploma (ND) or HND from any accredited polytechnic/College, with a minimum of a lower credit in relevant disciplines. The candidate must also satisfy the minimum entry requirements stated above. Holders of Bachelor’s Degree in relevant disciplines may also be considered for Direct Entry Admissions provided they satisfy the basic admission.

    Students can seek for transfer into the Department of Business Administration and Management from relevant courses in Madonna University. Such students must possess credit passes in Mathematics, English, and Economics, such students must have completed at least one academic year in their respective departments.
  • Koladaisi University	 Koladaisi University , Ibadan  
    Admission Requirements:
    UTME Admission:

    All Candidates applying for the 100 Level Undergraduate Programmes at KolaDaisi University, Ibadan, must possess a minimum of five (5) ‘O’ Level Credit passes at not more than two (2) sittings in SSCE, GCE, NECO, NABTEB or equivalent. Candidates awaiting results may also apply.
    All applicants are required to have sat for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and must meet the required national Cut-Off score.
    Applicants are to complete the online application form by visiting KolaDaisi University, Ibadan website at
    A Pass grade in Mathematics may be waved for the Arts programmes.
    Applicants will be mandated to participate in the KolaDaisi University, Ibadan, Screening Exercise.
    Interested candidates wishing to change their choice of institution to KolaDaisi University are required to:
    Apply for change of institution through JAMB (visit JAMB website)
    Complete the KolaDaisi University, Ibadan on-line Application Form
    Participate in the KolaDaisi University, Ibadan Screening Exercise.
  • Mountain Top University Mountain Top University, Makogi Oba  
    Admission requirements:
    (i) UTME

    (a) Candidates must have obtained Five (5) Credit passes at not more than two sitting in five (5) subjects including English Language, Mathematics and Economics at SSCE, NECO and GCE Ordinary Level.

    (b) Candidates are expected to take English Language, Economics and two other subjects at the UTME.

    (ii) Direct Entry

    In addition to the ordinary level requirements above, candidates for admission should possess Ordinary National Diploma from a recognised tertiary institution, with a minimum of 2nd Class Lower Division in relevant programmes.

    (iii) Programme Duration

    The programme offers a four (4) year study for candidates admitted through the UTME and a three (3) year study for candidates admitted through Direct Entry leading to the award of a degree of Bachelor of Science (B.Sc. Hons.) in Industrial Relations and Personnel Management.
  • Lead City University Lead City University, Ibadan  
    Admission Requirements (JAMB/Direct Entry):
    The minimum entry requirement for admission into Lead Ciity University is GCE O/L, SSCE/NABTEB/ NECO or equivalent credit level pass in five(5) subjects, including English Language, and Mathematics, obtained at not more than two sittings. Those with additional (Direct Entry) qualification such as University Diploma, NCE, IJMB, OND, GCE 'A' Level or equivalent professional qualification etc are to proceed from part II. However, candidates awaiting result may apply provided evidence of results would be available before resumption.

    Specialization in :
    Business Administration
    Office and Information Management
    Industrial Relations and Personnel Management
  • Federal University, Birnin Kebbi Federal University, Birnin Kebbi, Birnin Kebbi  
    Admission requirements:
    Candidates for admission into the four – year degree in Business Administration should possess a Senior Secondary School Certificate, General Certificate of Education (GCE), NECO or their equivalents with at least five credit passes,at not more than two sittings including Mathematics, English Language and Economics. In addition, candidates must have acceptable passes in UME.

    Direct Entry
    Candidates for Direct Entry admission shall possess five Credits in GCE, SSCE, NECO, or their equivalents, of which at least two shall be at Advanced Level, provided that such passes are not counted at both levels of the examination. For emphasis, credit passes in English Language, Mathematics and Economics are required.
  • Redeemer's University Redeemer's University, Ede  
    Admission requirements:
    Candidates who wish to be considered for Direct Entry admission to pursue a three year degree programme are advised to contact the Department for necessary guidance on admission requirements.

    Candidates should have two A’ Level passes in the following subjects: Business Studies, Accounting, Economics, Mathematics, Marketing, Banking, Geography, Government, Commerce, Statistics, History, Financial Accounting, Further Mathematics and Literature-in-English

    National Diploma with Credit pass in any of the above listed subjects, in addition to five credit passes at SSCE or its equivalents.
  • American University of Nigeria American University of Nigeria, Yola  
    Course outline:
    MGT 300: International Business (3)
    MGT 302: Managing Human Resources (3)
    MGT 380: Project Management (3)
    MGT 405: Leadership and Motivation (3)
    ACC 303: Cost Accounting (3)
    ENT 440: Managing a Growing Business (3)
    MKT 402: International Marketing (3)
    BLW 302: Business Law II (3)
    ECO 310: Intermediate Microeconomics (3)
    ENT 320: Technology Entrepreneurship (3)
    FIN 310: Financial Statements Analysis (3)
    FIN 320: Financial Institutions & Markets (3)
    FIN 340: Corporate Finance (3)
    MKT 301: Consumer Behavior (3)
    MKT 401: Marketing Strategy (3)
  • Oduduwa University Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu  
    Admission Requirements:
    The minimum entry requirement for undergraduate programmes at Oduduwa University is credit level passes in 5 subjects at the O’Level examinations. The subjects must include English Language, Mathematics and one relevant subject obtained at not more than two sittings. There are other requirements peculiar to some certain colleges and departments.
    Prospective students must attain the UTME cut off mark.
    2 or 3 A' Level Credit Passes are required.

    OND, HND, NCE or other Certificates from a recognised institution are accepted for Direct Entry.

    Duration :UME 4 years
  • Umaru Musa Yar'adua University Katsina Umaru Musa Yar'adua University Katsina, Katsina  
    Admission requirements:

    Five credit passes at SSCE (or its equivalent) in English, Mathematics, Economics or Commerce and any two of Insurance, Marketing, Geography or Government in not more than two sittings.

    Direct Entry :

    Candidates with a minimum of 9 points in IJMB/ HSC/GCE A level/NCE in relevant subjects.

    Candidates with a minimum of Lower Credit pass in National Diploma/HND in relevant subject from recognized institutions may also be admitted.
  • University of Lagos University of Lagos, Lagos  
    Admission requirements:
    Direct Entry:
    Very good passes in three (3) JUPEB/’A’ Level
    subjects: Economics and any two (2) of Financial
    Accounting, Business Management,
    Government, Geography and Mathematics

    Five O/Level credit passes in English
    Language, Mathematics, Economics,
    and any two (2) of Financial Accounting,
    Government, Geography, CRS/IRS,
    Business Management.
  • Michael and Cecilia Ibru University Michael and Cecilia Ibru University, Agbarha Otor  
    Admission Requirements
    1. SSCE from WAEC, NECO, NABTEB and TCII with credit passes in (5) subjects including ENGLISH LANGUAGE and MATHEMATICS at not more than two (2) sittings. Two of the credits must be relevant to the course of study.

    2. All candidates who met the requirement into the Faculty of NATURAL & APPLIED SCIENCES and Faculty of MANAGEMENT AND SOCIAL SCIENCES will be invited for an interview at the University.
  • Joseph Ayo Babalola University Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji Arakeji  
    Admission Requirements:

    a)For B.Sc. Business Administration, insurance, Entrepreneurship and Accounting candidates must possess 5 ‘O’ Level credit in English Language, Mathematics, Economics and any other two Arts or Social Science subjects.

    b)For B.Sc. Industrial Relation and Human Resources Management, 5 ‘O’ Level credit passes must include Mathematics and English Language
  • Fountain University Fountain University, Osun  
    Duration:4 years

    Admission requirements:
    5 O’ Level credit pass in relevant subjects.

    *UTME Admission programme:

    5 O’level credits pass in relevant subjects with good score in JAMB UTME.

    *Direct (D.E):

    A’Level result (Cambridge, IJMB, JUPEB, ND, NCE or its equivalent) with evidence of JAMB D/E Application.
  • Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Ihiala  
    Entry requirements:
    1.Five SSCE credit including English , Maths, Economics plus any two of Accounting, Business Methods, Commerce, Govt., Geography and Statistics in not more than two sittings.

    2.Two ‘A’ level passes chosen from
    Economics, Accounts, Business Management, Geography or Statistics.
  • Bauchi State University Bauchi State University, Gadau  
    Admission requirements:
    Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE) with at least Merit in two core/Teaching subjects, GCE ‘A’ Level, OND/HND in relevant areas with at least Lower Credit or Academic Diploma from recognized Universities are required in addition to (A) above.
  • Valley View Polytechnic Valley View Polytechnic, Ohafia  
    - Original certification of credit passes in five(5) requisite O/Level subjects at not more than two(2) sittings, and minimum total score of 110 at the JAMB examination (UTME) in the required UTME subjects.
  • Niger Delta University Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island  
    Admission requirements:
    English, Mathematics, Economics plus any Social Science subject

    English Language, Mathematics, Economics and two other subjects.
  • The Federal University of Technology Akure The Federal University of Technology Akure, Akure  
    Duration:3 or 4 years
  • Adamawa State University Adamawa State University, Mubi  
    Duration:4 years
  • Fountain University Fountain University, Osogbo  
  • Elizade University Elizade University, Ilara Mokin  
  • Edo State University Edo State University, Uzairue  
  • Delta State University Delta State University, Delta  
  • Crawford University Crawford University, Igbesa  
  • Yobe State University Yobe State University, Damaturu  
  • Mbara Ozioma College of Technology Mbara Ozioma College of Technology, Ehime Mbano  
  • Awgu Institute of Administration and Technology Awgu Institute of Administration and Technology, Enugu  
  • International School of Management International School of Management, Lagos  
  • Yaba College of Technology Yaba College of Technology, Yaba  
  • University of Uyo University of Uyo, Uyo  
  • University of Mkar University of Mkar, Mkar  
  • University of Maiduguri University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri  
  • University of Jos University of Jos, Jos  
  • University of Ilorin University of Ilorin, Ilorin  
  • University of Abuja University of Abuja, Abuja  
  • Salem University Salem University, Lokoja  
  • Renaissance University Renaissance University, Enugu  
  • Paul University Paul University, Awka  
  • Pan-Atlantic University Pan-Atlantic University, Lagos  
  • Obong University Obong University, Obong Ntak  
  • Yusuf Maitama Sule University Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano  
  • Nasarawa State University Nasarawa State University, Keffi  
  • Michael Okpara Federal University of Agriculture Michael Okpara Federal University of Agriculture, Umudike  
  • Kaduna State University Kaduna State University, Kaduna  
  • Enugu State University of Science and Technology Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu  
  • Afe Babalola University Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti  

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