Bachelor of Economics and Taxation

  • Fee 1,500,000/=
  • Duration 3 Years
  • Language English
  • Mode of Study Full Time
  • Intakes October


Students in the programme of Economics and Taxation are expected to exploit the scarce resources which necessitates a need for optimal resource allocation to meet people’s needs. Thus, students will be well equipped with skills and knowledge which are vital in economic development of the country. Undoubtedly, these skills and knowledge can contribute significantly to the furtherance of industrialized economy that will improve socio-economic wellbeing of people. This is due to the fact that skills and knowledge gained from Economics and Taxation programme are very significant for efficient utilization of resource as well as Economics and Taxation policy formulation and overall development of a nation. Students will positively acquire professional experience in understanding a wide range of unpredictable variety of contexts with substantial personal responsibility for the work of others and responsibility for the allocation of resources, policy, planning, execution and evaluation for the sustainability of the country.

What you'll study
Semester I
  • Business Computer Applications
  • Development Perspectives
  • Business Mathematics 
  • Business Communication
  • Introductory Microeconomics
  • Introduction to accounting

Semester II
  • Business Statistics
  • Business Management
  • Introductory Macroeconomics
  • Development Economics
  • Taxation policy and Theory
  • Financial Accounting

Semester III
  • Research Methodology
  • Management Information Systems
  • Public Finance
  • Introduction to Income Taxation
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Economic Planning and Policy

Semester IV
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Operations Research
  • Introduction to Econometrics
  • Intermediate Income Taxation
  • Public Economics
  • Indirect Tax Laws
  • Practical Training

Semester V
  • International  Taxation
  • Taxation policy and Theory
  • Mathematical Techniques for Economists
  • Intermediate Microeconomics
  • Business Law and Ethics

Semester VI
  • Advanced Taxation
  • Tax Administration Laws
  • Intermediate Econometrics
  • International Economics
  • Intermediate Macroeconomics

Entry Requirements
  • Possession of Ordinary diploma (NTA Level 6 in a CBET Program) in taxation, economics, accountancy or other business related fields with an average of GPA of 3.0.
  • Possession of Higher Diploma in Economics and Taxation (NTA Level 7) in taxation, economics, accountancy or other business related fields with an average of GPA of 3.0.
  • Advanced Secondary Education Certificate with at least two principal passes. The two principal passes MUST make an aggregate of 4.0 points as a minimum.
Careers and opportunities

Our graduates will work in roles including:

  • Financial analysts
  • Tax consultant
  • Economists
  • Tax accountant
  • Policy analysts
  • Financial manager
  • Tax agent

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