To qualify for admission to the Master’s programme in Accounting, candidates must:

i.       Possess a Bachelor’s degree with minimum of Second Class (Lower) Division in

Accounting of Babcock University or any other approved University.

ii.     Candidates with at least Second Class (Lower) Division in a related discipline of

Babcock University or any other approved University may be offered admission provided they possess in addition, a Post Graduate Diploma in Accounting.

iii.   Candidates must have met the requirements for admission into the Bachelor degree

programme by obtaining Five (5) credits at not more than two sittings in English Language, Mathematics and Economics and any other two subjects at SSCE, GCE, NECO or their equivalence. A pass in Economics may be considered provided the candidate has a credit pass in either Accounting or Commerce.


Graduation Requirements

General Requirement Courses:          4 Credit Units

Core Courses:                                     36 Credit Units

Elective Courses:                               4 Credit Units

Dissertation:                                       6 Credit Units

TOTAL:                                             50 Credit Units


Course Duration

Regular Semester Module: minimum of three (3) semesters and maximum of five (5) semesters.

Elongated Semester Module: minimum of four (4) semesters and maximum of six (6) semesters.


Candidate scoring less than 3.00 CGPA at the end of any semester will be placed on probation for the next semester only.

Minimum CGPA for graduation: 3.00