Join our Accounting (B. Sc) program to gain in-demand skills in financial reporting and analysis, taxation, forensics, e-financial management and reporting, auditing, and open doors to exciting career opportunities in a variety of industries in both internal and external environments.


Bachelor degree in accounting prepares you for a professional and academic challenges often faced in our internal and external financial and accounting environments needed to provide target users with necessary information to make informed planning and decision making arising from businesses, governments, and individuals. It is an eight-semester degree that leads to a variety of career opportunities.

In this program, students are exposed to the rigors of the requirements of accountancy professional bodies such as Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN), Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN) and Chartered Institute of Forensics and Certified Fraud Investigators of Nigeria (CIFOFIN) in preparation for sitting of the professional examination in any of the chosen body.

Career Opportunities

With a bachelor degree in Accounting, you will be able to: 

  • Choose any of the professional accountancy bodies to register with for professional career development. 
  • Serve as a company accountant or company secretary (as provided for by the provisions by CAMA, 2000 as amended).
  • Serve as a public sector account and finance professional complying with all the laid down rules, regulations and extent laws.
  • Utilize modern public accounting tools in account preparations and decision making.
  • Act as a financial and management consultant to companies and governments.
  • Express an independent but professional opinion on the financial statement of an enterprise both as an internal or external auditor.
  • Formulate appropriate tax profiling policy as a tax consultant.
  • Conduct forensic examination and fraud investigation on the financial statements of companies and governments.
  • Prepare financial statements online using appropriate and approved software.
  • Participate in the conduct of accounting research thereby advancing knowledge. 

Program Learning Outcomes


Year 1 – Freshmen

Elements of Book-Keeping
Nigerian Constitution and Accounting
Business Mathematics I
Principles of Economics I
Introduction to Business I
Introduction to Computer & Application
English & Communications
Introduction to French Language I
Principles of Accounting I
Professional Ethics
Business Mathematics II
Principles of Economics II
Introduction to Business II
History & Philosophy of Science
Use of Library, Study Skills & ICT
Introduction to French Language II

Year 2 – Sophomore

Principles of Accounting II
Cost Accounting I
Business Law I
Micro-Economic Theory
Elements of Statistics
Principles and Practice of Management I
Philosophy, Logic & Human Existence
French Language I
Corporate Accounting I
Cost Accounting II
Business Law II
Macro-Economic Theory
Elements of Statistics II
Principles & Practice of Management II
Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Year 3 – Junior

Corporate Accounting II
Quantitative Techniques
Public Sector Accounting & Finance I
Management Information System
Environmental Accounting
Company Law
French Language II
Peace and Conflict Resolution
Corporate Accounting III
Research Method
Public Sector Accounting & Finance II
Accounting Software& Information
Forensics & Fraud Examination
Petroleum Accounting
Venture Creation

Year 4 – Senior

Accounting Theory
Auditing and Assurance Services I
Taxation I
Strategic Financial Management I
Management & Corporate Governance
Professional Accounting Practice
French Language III
International Accounting
Auditing & Assurance Services II
Taxation II
Strategic Financial management II
International Finance
Research Project

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Kano State

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