BSc Accounting

BSc Accounting

ABOUT bsc accounting program
"Unlock business insights with our comprehensive Accounting program."
The Accounting program at the Franco-British International University (FBIU) is designed to equip students with a deep understanding of the complex world of finance, budgeting, and taxation. The curriculum is carefully crafted to provide a strong foundation in the principles of accounting and financial management, while emphasizing the practical application of these principles in a real-world context. Our students will learn to develop, interpret, and communicate financial information that is essential for decision-making in any business or organization. As part of the program, students will also gain hands-on experience through internships and other experiential learning opportunities, thus preparing them for a rewarding career in accounting. With our seasoned faculty and comprehensive curriculum, students are prepared to succeed in a variety of roles in public, private, and non-profit organizations.

Course Structure

Program run for four (4) academic years for UTME candidates and three (3) years for Direct Entry candidates.

4 Years Program

Intakes: From June
Year 1 - 100 Level

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 - 200 Level

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 - 300 Level

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 - 400 Level

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

Entry Requirements

Entry into 100 Level
Candidate must
- pass Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) with minimum required points in Mathematics, Economics and any other Social Science subject.
- pass FBIU Screening/Post UTME.
- have Credit level in 5 subjects (English, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics), the Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE) of the West African Examination Council (WAEC) or together with an appropriate pass in the Joint Admission & Matriculation Board (JAMB) Examination, at not more than two (2) sittings.
200 Level Direct Entry

Candidates with pass in the General Certificate of Education (GCE) at advanced level in Physics, Chemistry and Biology (or Zoology) and also with a minimum of 5 credits in the following subjects – Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English Language and Mathematics at ‘O’ level: in addition to satisfying the minimum entry requirements through JAMB, or graduates with at least a second class honours degree (22) in related disciplines, but must also have a minimum of 5 credits in the subjects stipulated at ‘O’ level. Holders of Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) Certificate who must also have a minimum of 5 credits in the subjects stipulated at O’ level are eligible. Holders of Interim Joint Matriculation Board (IJMB) certificate with biology, chemistry physics subjects combination with at least 12 points, and also have minimum of 5 credits in the subjects listed above.

Transfer to the program (Intra/Inter University)

This is applicable for candidates that satisfy entry level and direct entry level above and other regulations of the University as reviewed from time to time.


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