On this page, we will be discussing the O’Level and Jamb Subject Combination for Finance and the Admission Requirements. Please note that in most schools, this course can be under the faculty of Social & Management Sciences, while in other Universities, you can find it under the faculty of Administration.

In this post, you will see the list of various universities offering the course and which faculty the course falls under in the various institutions. So, if you are in search of the O’Level/JAMB subjects required to study Finance, or the admission requirements (UTME/Direct Entry), then carefully go through this post.

Finance – Under the Faculty of Administration

Below are the various requirements for finance under the faculty of administration.

JAMB Subject Combination for Finance

Please note that English Language is compulsory for this course. Below are the three (3) JAMB UTME subjects required to study Finance as a course.

1). Economics.

2). Mathematics.

3). Anyone of Geography or Government.

O’Level Subjects & Requirements for Finance

You are required to have five (5) SSC credit passes in the required O’level subjects. Below are the O’level subjects required to study finance.

1). Mathematics.

2). English Language.

3). And any other three (3) relevant subjects. For NBC, the other two (2) relevant subjects can be taken from any of the following; Principles of Accounts, Accounting, Commerce, Economics and Office Practice.

WAIVER/SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

i). AUN don’t accept ‘O’ level credit passes in the following subjects; Food and Nutrition, Agriculture, Home Economics, Home Management, Home Craft, Physical Education, Book Keeping, Music, Commerce, Accounting, Physical and Health Education, Financial Accounting, History, Kiswahili, Igbo, Religious Studies, Islamic Studies, Tajweed, Library Studies, Diction, Arabic, Hausa, Yoruba, Study Skills, Turkish.

ii). UNILAG requires ‘O’ level credit passes in Mathematics, English Language, Economics and any two (2) of Commerce, Government, Physics, Geography, Financial Accounting, Biology, Chemistry, Business Management, and Book Keeping.

iii). AUN requires five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes which must include Mathematics, English Language, and any other three (3) subjects from the following subjects: Geography, Government, Further Mathematics, History, Economics, Literature in English, Visual Arts, Computer Studies, Technical Drawing, Information Technology, Civics, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Biology, French, and Physics.

Direct Entry Admission Requirement:

  • Two (2) A Level passes from Management, Accounting, Economics, Statistics, Mathematics, and Geography.

WAIVER/SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

1). UNILAG accepts three (3) very good passes in JUPEB/A-LEVEL  subjects which must include Economics and any other two (2) subjects from Business Studies, Financial Accounting, Government, Mathematics, and Geography.

Universities in Nigeria Offering Finance [1]

  • AUN (AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA, YOLA, ADAMAWA STATE)
  • UNILAG (UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS, LAGOS STATE)

Finance – Under the Faculty of Social & Management Sciences

Below are the various requirements for finance under the faculty of Social & Management Sciences.

JAMB UTME Subject combination

Just as we mentioned above, English Language is compulsory in UTME for this course. Below are the other three (3) required subjects:

1). Economics.

2). Mathematics.

3). And any other Social Science subject.

O’Level Subjects for Finance

Just like we mentioned above, you are required to possess five (5) SSC credit passes in the required O’Level subjects which are applicable to both NECO, GCE, WAEC, and equivalent.

1). Mathematics.

2). English Language.

3). Economics

4). And two (2) other relevant subjects.

Finance Direct Entry Admission Requirements

  • Two (2) A Level passes which must include Economics.

Universities in Nigeria Where you can Study Finance [2]

  • AUN (AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA, YOLA, ADAMAWA STATE)
  • UNIILORIN (UNIVERSITY OF ILORIN, ILORIN, KWARA STATE)
  • NOVENA UNIVERSITY, OGUME, DELTA STATE

Finance Admission Requirements [3]

UTME Subject combination:

1). Mathematics.

2). One (1) Social Science subject

3). And any other subject.

UTME Requirement:

You are expected to have not less than five (5) SSC credit passes in the following subjects:

1). Economics.
2). English Language.
3). Mathematics
4). And two (2) other relevant subjects.

Direct Entry Admission Requirement:

a). ND credit.
b). NCE merit in relevant subjects.
c). Foundation International exam such as GPFA, ACCA, ICAN, ICMA.
d). Two (2) A Level passes in Economics or Accounting and one other subject.

Universities in Nigeria Where you can Study Finance [2]

  • NOVENA UNIVERSITY, OGUME, DELTA STATE

What can I do with a Degree in Finance?

  • Actuary
  • Adult Education Lecturer
  • Accountant Technician
  • Broadcast Journalist
  • Brand Consultant
  • Commodity Broker
  • Economist
  • Bank Manager
  • Credit Analyst
  • Corporate Treasurer
  • Database Administrator
  • Chartered Loss Adjuster
  • Chartered Certified Accountant
  • Chartered Management Accountant
  • Advertising Account Executive
  • Chartered Public Finance Accountant
  • Corporate Investment Banker
  • Conference Centre Manager
  • Compensation & Benefits Manager
  • Financial Trader
  • Event Organiser
  • Editorial Assistant
  • Financial Advisor
  • Customer Service Manager
  • Environmental Consultant
  • Financial Manager
  • Financial Risk Analyst
  • Further Education Lecturer
  • Hotel Manager
  • Fundraiser
  • Facilities Manager
  • Human Resources Officer
  • Insurance Account Manager
  • Information System Manager
  • Insurance Broker
  • Insurance Risk Surveyor
  • Insurance Underwriter
  • Insurance Claims Inspector
  • Investment Analyst
  • Investment Fund Manager
  • IT Consultant
  • IT Technical Support Officer
  • IT Sales Professional
  • Logistics & Distribution Manager
  • Management Consultant
  • Project Manager
  • Pensions Advisor
  • Primary School Teacher
  • Marketing Executive
  • Market Researcher
  • Media Planner
  • Media Buyer
  • Operational Investment Banker
  • Pension Scheme Manager
  • Public Relations Officer
  • Recruitment Manager
  • Recruitment Consultant
  • Public Relations Account Executive
  • Retail Manager
  • Retail Merchandiser
  • Television Production Assistant
  • Television Floor Manager
  • Tax Trainee
  • Web Developer
  • Sales Promotion Account Executive
  • Secondary School Teacher
  • Solicitor
  • Tax Inspector

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