Course Title: ACCOUNTANCY/ACCOUNTING
Provides financial information to management by researching and analyzing accounting data; preparing reports. Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information. Documents financial transactions by entering account information.
Accountant Job Responsibilities:
Provides financial information to management by researching and analyzing accounting data; preparing reports.
Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
Documents financial transactions by entering account information.
Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.
Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents.
Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
Guides accounting clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions.
Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
Secures financial information by completing database backups.
Maintains financial security by following internal controls.
Prepares payments by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements.
Answers accounting procedure questions by researching and interpreting accounting policy and regulations.
Complies with federal, state, and local financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.
Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.
Maintains customer confidence and protects operations by keeping financial information confidential.
Subject Combination for JAMB
Here are the courses to combine when filling this course for JAMB UTME
The required cut-of-points for this course (ACCOUNTANCY/ACCOUNTING) depends on the school you are applying for, basically every school has a minimum cut of marks for accepting students in this area. Also, it is important to note that your O'level subject is a primary criteria for screening, continue reading to know the required subjects you must have on your O'Level result
ACCOUNTANCY/ACCOUNTING Requirement UTME
ACCOUNTANCY/ACCOUNTING Requirements Direct Entry
ACCT Special Consideration
(i) ABU accepts
(a) NCE with passes at merit level in relevant
(b) Two 'A' level passes in Accounting or
Economics and any one other subject.
(c) Foundation of professional examination
such as ICAN, ACCA, ICMA.
(iii) COOUaccepts ND/HND LOWER CREDIT or
equivalent in relevant disciplines.
(iv) BIU, ADSU, UNIZIK, ABSU, MADONNA and
COOU accept ND/NCE in the relevant fields.
UNIZIK and ABSU also accept HND. UNIZIK and
COOU accept ND/HND with at least a lower
(v) RSUST accepts holders of the following
qualifications for year II:-
(a) ND (Upper) in relevant fields or a Degree/HND
not relevant to the field for admissions to 200
(b) A Degree/HND relevant to the field for
admissions to 300 level;
(vi) IMSU and PHC - No Direct Entry.
(vii) UMUDIKE, ABSU and DELSU accept holders of
the following qualifications:-
(a) Complete pass in the Intermediate ICAN
Examination or equivalents; and
(b) Pass in final exams of the Chartered Institute of
Secretaries (except UYO and DELSU) plus UTME
(ix) EKSU, DELSU & UYO accept ND/HND in
relevant fields not below Upper Credit level.
(AAU and CALABAR accept HND at lower
credit levelplus UTME requirements. In
addition, EKSU insists on 'A' level passes in
Econs but does not accepts IJMB
(x) UNIZIKdoes not accept Government or
Geography. All Direct Entry candidates must
satisfy UTME requirements.
) OAU and AAU accept
(i) Candidates with National Diploma (ND) in
Accounting with minimum of Upper Credit
(ii) Advanced Level passes in Economics,
Accounting, Business Management, plus
Government and Geography or ICAN/ATS I,
II and III.
s at least two ‘A’ level passes
to include Accounting (or Economics for
UNIZIK). UNIZIKand ESUTECH require that
Direct Entry applicants possess UTME
(xiii) UNN accepts in addition to UTME
(a) HND/ND/NCE in relevant fields
(c) Complete pass in Intermediate ICAN
examination or equivalents.
(d) Pass in final exams of the Chartered Institute
(xiv) EBSU accepts:
a) NCE/ND with passes at Merit level in
b) AAT, Intermediate ACCA or ICAN or ATS final
certificate provided such candidate
possesses O’ level credit passes in English
Language, Economics and Mathematics.
(xvi) BIU accept:
a) ND at creditlevel.
b) A/L passes in Accounting, Economics, Mathematics and Business Management.
(xvii) UDU accepts:
(a) Credit in Accounts in lieu of Economics
(b) ND in relevant field not below lower credit
Schools offering ACCOUNTANCY/ACCOUNTING
|University of Calabar (UNICAL).|
|Adamawa State University||160|
|Hallmark university ijebu Itele Ogun state||180|
|Akwa Ibom State University||180|
|Bauchi State University||180|
|Borno State University||180|