Course Title: BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
The way in which businesses operate today has changed a lot and the call for professional business administrators is large. The course is among the top 10 popular and lucrative professions in Nigeria and with good reason. With a degree in this course, you can choose to be self-employed or start a career in any industry from IT, manufacturing, construction, etc. The sole aim of this course is to train and build you with the necessary skills required of business leaders, you will come out with a strong grasp of business management principles, technical know-how, and interpersonal skills. As a trained and professional Business Administrator, you will oversee and coordinate the affairs of a company.
Your training is centered on these 7 aspects of an organization,
Course work for a bachelor's of business administration:
- Organizational leadership
- Resource management: people, money, time
- Strategic planning
- Business-oriented computer applications
- Financial management
- Business ethics
- And also basic accounting
Your level of the certificate will determine your position in any office, here is a breakdown of the different positions you can hold in an office depending on the level of your certificate:
NCE (Certificate): You can hold the position of a management trainee in the sales or retail industry, you can also work as an office manager or project coordinator.
UNIVERSITY (DEGREE): Upon completing your 4 years of study in the university and obtaining a degree, you can hold the position of administrative and managerial roles.
Masters (M.BA): And with a master's degree, you're set to take the big move that will turn your life into that which you have always dreamt of. A master's in Business Administration (MAB) gives you the opportunity to assume the throne of a CEO or CFO of a company.
Subject Combination for JAMB
Here are the courses to combine when filling this course for JAMB UTME
Course Cut of Point
160 is the minimum cut off point for BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION as specified by JAMB.
Also, the required cut-of-points for this course (BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION) depends on the school you are applying for, basically many schools have a different minimum cut of marks for accepting students in this area, which may be higher or even lower than JAMB recommend. Also, it is important to note that your O'level result (WAEC, NECO, GCE etc) is a primary criteria for screening, continue reading to know the required subjects you must have on your O'Level result
BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION Requirement UTME
BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION Requirements Direct Entry
Schools offering BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
Business Admin Special Consideration
(i) AAUA accepts ND upper credit in relevant
programmes or HND lower credit plus the
(ii) AAUA requires 'A' level pass in Economics or
(iii) ABU accepts two (2) 'A' Level/IJMB passes in
Management/Social Science subjects, one of
which must be in Economics.
(iv) ABUJA accepts two (2) ‘A’ level credit passes
in Economics, Commerce, NCE or ND at
upper credit level or ten (10) points in IJMB
in relevant subjects in addition to the 'O’
(v) ADSU - As in Public Administration.
(vi) AUN same as in Finance
(vii) EBSU accepts HND, NCE/ND pass
at merit/credit level in relevant
programmes in addition to 'O' level
requirements. ND must be at upper credit
(viii) ESUTECH accepts ND in relevant programmes
within the Faculty into 200 level in addition
to the UTME requirements.
(ix) FED-DUTSINMA requires two (2) ‘A’ level
passes in Economics and Mathematics or any
Social Science subject. It also requires
ND/NCE with good grades in Business
Management from a recognized institution.
(x) JOS accepts ND lower credit, DELSU and
BAYERO (upper credit) in
(xi) LAGOS requires Very good passes in three (3)
JUPEB/’A’ Level subjects: Economics and any
two (2) of Financial Accounting, Business
Management, Government, Geography and
(xii) MCPHERSON accepts
a) JUPEB/IJMB/ATS (Final) of ICAN or
approved equivalent in related
b) AIB or other professional qualifications in
(xiii) MADONNA, EBSU and COOU accept ND
lower credit, AIB and Degree/HND in relevant