B.Sc Economics

Programme Description

Economics is a social science that studies the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services, as well as the resource allocation decisions made by individuals, businesses, governments, and nations.

An economist studies the relationship between a society’s resources and its output or production, and their views help shape economic policies concerning interest rates, tax laws, employment programs, international trade agreements, and corporate strategies.

Economist, Financial risk analyst, Data analyst, Financial consultant, and Investment analyst are some of the career paths for economics graduates.


UTME subjects to include Economics, Mathematics and one other Arts or social science subject.

Direct Entry

Two ‘A’ level passes to include Economics and one other relevant subject. OND or HND with credit passes in relevant subjects.


Five ‘O’ level credit passes to include English Language,  Mathematics, Economics and two other Arts or Social Science subjects.

Main Campus

Lekki-Epe Expressway, Ibeju-Lekki, Lagos.

Okota Campus

Elim Close, Off Okota Road, Okota, Lagos.

Phone Number: 

08188883670, 07032323034



Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm


Applications are invited from candidates who obtained a minimum score of 140 in the 2023 JAMB (UTME) and possess at least five O’Level Credit in relevant subjects for admission into Maranatha University, Lagos.