Studying Economics at Atiba University will equip you with a thorough grounding in the theory, concepts, principles and techniques of the core subject areas of the discipline: macroeconomics, microeconomics and quantitative analysis. It aims to provide you with knowledge of the workings of the Nigeria economy and the ability to use that knowledge in a range of contexts.
We will introduce you to the breadth and depth of economic analysis and offer you the opportunity to acquire knowledge and technique across a number of specialised areas.
Economics is a numerate and increasingly mathematical subject and, consistent with other universities, some subjects will have a quantitative element while others will be of a highly mathematical nature.
An Economics degree at Atiba University will provide you with a thorough understanding of economic analysis and stimulate you to value this analysis in understanding economic problems and a wider range of social and political issues. Studying Economics provides a rigorous training that can be a useful foundation for future careers.
An economics degree can open a variety of doors for you. Over the last few years we have seen graduates go into a wide variety of careers including roles such as Economist, Portfolio Manager, Insolvency Case Officer, Management Consultant, Financial Advisor, Commercial Analyst, Teacher, Investment Manager, and Risk Analyst. Individuals also progress into graduate study.
Furthermore, Economics graduates may take professional courses such as ICAN, CITN, CIPM, CBAP etc. or a postgraduate course perhaps which will allow them to convert to another profession such as accountancy or law. Whatever career you pursue, the skills acquired during your Economics degree (problem solving ability, quantitative techniques, analytical skills etc.), will undoubtedly be welcomed by employers.