BSc Public Administration

The study of public administration includes an examination of government organization, policies, and programs. Students may also study government decision-making and the behavior of elected and non-elected officials.

September Entry

Start date

4 years



Fees per session

Practice makes perfect. Each drawing you make is a step forward

Lecturer at Nile University

Study Modules

  • 100 Level
  • 200 Level
  • 300 Level
  • 400 Level

First SemesterSecond Semester
Introduction to BusinessIntroduction to Management and Society
Introductory Mathematics IIntroductory Mathematics II
Basic Accounting ConceptsPrinciples of Economics
Element of EconomicsUse of English II
Use of English ILogic, Philosophy and Human Existence
People and Culture of NigeriaComputer Applications I
IT and Library SkillsHealth Awareness Education

First SemesterSecond Semester
Elements of Marketing IElements of Marketing II
Economic Theory IIntroduction to Cost and Management Accounting
Introduction to Financial Accounting IIntroduction to Financial Accounting II
Statistics IStatistics II
Introduction to FinanceBusiness Communication
Peace Studies and Conflict ResolutionMoral Reasoning and Ethics
Entrepreneurial Studies IComputer Application II

First SemesterSecond Semester
Management TheoryFinancial Management
Human Resourses ManagementOrganizational Behaviour
Management AccountingLabour Economics
Business LawElements of Management
Production ManagementElements of Government
Entrepreneurial Studies IIResearch Methods

First SemesterSecond Semester
Business Policy and Strategy IBusiness Policy and Strategy II
International EconomicsAnalysis for Business Decision
Advanced Management TheoryCorporate Planning
Management Information SystemInternational Business
Research Project IResearch Project II

Entry requirements for this course are normally:

* Must have at least 5 O’level credits, including English, in no more than 2 sittings.

** For complete requirements, please check the 2019/2020 Jamb Brochure.

  • DIRECT ENTRY: Available
  • UTME SUBJECTS: Economics and any two Arts or Social Science subjects
  • O’LEVEL SUBJECTS: Mathematics, Economics/Principles of Accounting and any two Arts or Social Science subjects

The course will be taught in lecture and the students will be encouraged to do assignments and homework periodically (as deemed necessary) to aid learning and mastery of the course.

There are many different career paths available to students who have earned a public administration degree. The majority of grads take public service jobs. They may work in local government, state government, or federal government. Positions are also available in non-profit administration and management.

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  • MSc Management
  • MBA Executive Master of Business Admin
  • Mphil Management
  • PGD Management
  • PHD Management
  • PGD Economics
  • MSc Economics
  • PHD Economics

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