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ICAN accredited institutions in Nigeria

ICAN accredited institutions in Nigeria

If you have always wanted to study accounting in Nigeria, you should definitely check out this list of ICAN accredited institutions in Nigeria. Find out which universities and polytechnics are accreditation by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria so that you can get the best education possible.

ICAN accredited institutions in Nigeria

Before we get to it, we need to tell you that there are many more ICAN accredited institutions. But the thing is, in ICAN Nigeria’s official document dated June 2018, there are over 7 pages and some institutions’ accreditation was due a year or two ago. Thus, in order to fit it all in one article, we will only highlight the institutions with their due dates in 2018/2019 and you can find the rest by following this link. Without much further ado, let’s get to it.

List of universities in Nigeria with accredited Accounting programmes

ICAN accredited universities in Nigeria

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Here are all the universities whose Accounting programmes have valid accreditation as of 2018:

  • Abia State University, Uturu;
  • Achievers University, Owo, Ondo State;
  • Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, Ondo State;
  • American University of Nigeria, Yola, Adamawa State;
  • Adeleke University, Ede, Osun State;
  • Bayero University, Kano State;
  • Bells University Ota, Ogun State;
  • Benson Idahosa University, Benin, Edo State;
  • Benue State University, Makurdi, Benue State;
  • Bowen University, Iwo, Osun State;
  • Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University Igbariam, Anambra Sate;
  • Convenant University, Ota, Ogun State;
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  • Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki;
  • Enugu State University of Science & Technology;
  • Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta;
  • Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi;
  • Federal University, Ndufu-Alike Ikwo, Ebonyi State;
  • Fountain University, Oshogbo, Osun State;
  • Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu;
  • Gombe State University;
  • Igbinedion University, Okada, Edo State;
  • Imo State University, Owerri;
  • Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji, Osun State;
  • Kaduna State University;
  • Ladoke Akintola University, Ogbomoso, Oyo State;
  • Lagos State University, Ojo;
  • Madonna University, Okija, Abia State;
  • Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola;
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  • Nasarawa State University, Keffi;
  • Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State;
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State;
  • Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State;
  • Osun State University, Okuku;
  • Rivers State University of Science & Technology, Port-Harcourt;
  • Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa, Edo State;
  • Taraba State University, Jalingo;
  • University of Abuja, FCT;
  • University of Calabar, Cross River State;
  • University of Mkar, Gboko, Benue State;
  • University of Uyo, Akwa-Ibom State;
  • Veritas University, Abuja, Obehie Campus, Abia State.

List of accredited polytechnics in Nigeria

ICAN accredited polytechnics in Nigeria

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Here are all Nigerian polytechnics whose Accounting programmes have have valid accreditation as of 2018:

  • Akwa Ibom State Polytechnic, Ikot Osurua;
  • Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi, Edo State;
  • D.S Adegbenro ICT Polytechnic, Eruku- Itori, Ogun State;
  • DORBEN Polytechnic, Abuja FCT;
  • Gateway ICT Polytechnic, Saapade, Ogun State;
  • The Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti Ekiti State;
  • Federal Polytechnic, Idah, Kogi State;
  • Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, Ogun State;
  • Federal Polytechnic, Kaura-Namoda, Zamfara;
  • The Federal Polytechnic, Mubi, Adamawa State;
  • Federal Polytechnic, Oko, Anambra State;
  • Institute of Management and Tech, Enugu, Enugu State;
  • Kano State Polytechnic, Kano;
  • Lagos State Polytechnic, Isolo, Lagos State;
  • Nigeria Army School of Finance & Admin, Apapa Lagos;
  • Ken Saro Wiwa Polytechnic, Bori, Port-Harcourt, Rivers State;
  • The Polytechnic, Ibadan, Oyo State;
  • aba College Of Technology, Yaba, Lagos.

In addition to the universities and polytechnics, there are also two colleges of education that have accredited Accounting programmes. These are the Federal College of Education (Technical), Akoka, Lagos and Institute of Ecumenical Education, Enugu.

Best institutions to study Accounting in Nigeria

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The institutions that are not on this list are not necessarily the worst. Thus, check list of 10 universities that have been considered the best in Accounting. Here they are:

  1. University of Ilorin (accreditation until 2015/2016);
  2. University of Benin (accreditation until 2013/2014);
  3. Bayero University Kano (accreditation until 2018/2019);
  4. University of Calabar (accreditation until 2018/2019);
  5. Afe Babalola University (accreditation until 2016/2017);
  6. Landmark University (accreditation until 2016/2017);
  7. Federal University Oye-Ekiti (not accredited);
  8. Ambrose Alli Universiy (accreditation until 2014/2015);
  9. Kwara State University (accreditation until 2016/2017);
  10. Babcock University (accredited until 2012/2013).

Now, if you cannot find your favourite institution on the main list, do not worry, as its accreditation might have simply ran out and they have not to renew it as of writing this article. If you want more information or questions, you can contact ICAN via their website icanig.org.

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Source: icanig.org

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