Universities Accepting NCE holders for Accounting

As a graduate of the Nigerian Certificate in Education (NCE), you may want to consider Accounting in your Direct Entry admission into a university

Usually, NCE holders are easily considered for admission into Education courses through the JAMB Direct entry form into any universities offering the same or related courses. However, there are a few other universities that will offer you courses such as Accounting; which is a non-education course.

Meanwhile, NCE applicants seeking DE admissions for Accounting will have to satisfy certain requirements. He or she, among other things, must:

  1. have studied the same or a related course while in the college of education
  2. have obtained a competitive grade (though some universities still accept lower grades)
  3. possess at least five (5) SSCE subjects required for Accountancy/Accounting.
  4. obtain JAMB direct entry form and consider the university of choice as the first choice
  5. obtain the university's post-DE/screening form and partake in the entrance exams, online screening, or physical screening (whichever is applicable)
  6. send the academic transcript to the proposed university (only if required) after registering for the university's post-DE.

List of Universities Accepting NCE Holders for Accounting

  1. Adamawa State University Mubi (ADSU), Adamawa State accepts NCE in the relevant fields
  2. Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka (UNIZIK) Anambra State accepts NCE in the relevant fields
  3. Abia State University Uturu (ABSU), Abia State accepts NCE in the relevant fields
  4. Madonna University Okija Anambra State accepts NCE in the relevant fields
  5. Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University Uli (COOU ), Anambra State accepts NCE in the relevant fields
  6. Benue State University (BSU), Makurdi Benue State accepts NCE lower merit plus five (5) 'O' Level subjects requirements to include Economics at one (1) sitting
  7. Ebonyi State University (EBSU) Abakaliki Ebonyi State accepts NCE with passes at the Merit level in relevant programs.
  8. Evangel University, Akaeze Ebonyi State requires NCE in addition to the SSCE requirements.
  9. Federal University Dutsin-Ma Katsina State accepts NCE with good grades in Accounting or any related courses from a recognized institution.
  10. McPherson University Seriki-Sotayo, Ogun State accepts NCE with passes at merit level in relevant subjects
  11. Federal University of Lafia (FULAFIA) Nasarawa State accepts NCE credit/merit in Business Education.
  12. Usmanu Danfodiyo University Sokoto (UDUSOK) Sokoto State accepts NCE (Business Education).
  13. University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) Enugu State accepts, in addition to the SSCE requirements, NCE in relevant programs
  14. Wellspring University, Benin City, Edo State accepts NCE at merit/credit from recognized institutions

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