Department of Economics

  • Master of Science in Economics (M. Sc. Economics)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Economics

MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ECONOMICS (M. Sc. ECONOMICS)

PHILOSOPHY

The philosophy of the M. Sc. Economics programme is to produce graduates imbued with the ability to understand the functioning of the economy and analytical tools to formulate policies that meet national needs.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Satisfy the matriculation requirements of the University (five credit passes including English, Mathematics and Economics at the ‘O’ level in not more than two sittings)
  • A good Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Samuel Adegboyega University or any other approved University whose Economics programme is accredited by the NUC
  • Must have a minimum of Second Class Lower Division Degree
  • Post Graduate Diploma degree from a cognate discipline awarded by a recognised Institution.

DURATION

Duration of the master degree programme is as follows:

  •  Full-time: A Minimum of three (3) semesters and a maximum of six (6) semesters
  • Part-time: A minimum of six (6) semesters and a maximum of eight (8) semesters.

POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA IN ECONOMICS

PHILOSOPHY

The philosophy of the Postgraduate Diploma in Economics programme is to produce graduates imbued with the ability to understand the functioning of the economy and analytical tools to formulate policies that meet national needs.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Five credit passes including English, Mathematics and Economics at the ‘O’ level in not
    more than two sittings and,
  • Bachelor’s Degrees not lower than third Class Division from recognised Universities, or
  • Higher National Diploma from recognised Institutions, or
  • Relevant professional qualifications.

DURATION

Duration of the postgraduate diploma programme is as follows:

  • Full-time: A Minimum of two (2) semesters and a maximum of four (4) semesters
  • Part-time: A minimum of four (4) semesters and a maximum of ix (6) semesters.