The department of Economics in Crawford University has roots going back to 2005 when the University started operations as one of the pioneer department in the College of Business and Social Science.

Economics is the study of choices people make in allocating scarce resources among competing needs.  It is the study of human behaviour in the face of competing alternatives.

Economics Shapes the World

Economics majors are typically employed in the financial industry such as banks, insurance companies and money management firms, as well as government, (state, local and federal), non-financial corporations, international organisations, the Federal Reserve System, research organisations and regulatory agencies.

Undergraduate | Graduate | Postgraduate

Admission Requirements

Five (5) O’ Level Credit passes including:-

English Language, Mathematics, Economics and any other two from Accounting, Business Methods, Commerce, Government, CRK, Geography and Statistics obtained from  WAEC, NECO, GCE and NABTEB.

Direct Entry

At least two A’ level passes (not less than grade ‘C’) including Economics and at least one of Mathematics, Business Management, Accounting, Statistics, Geography and Government obtained from WAEC, GCE, IJMB, JUPEB and NABTEB.

Crawford University will also accept:-

ND and HND with minimum of Lower Credit Pass



Duration of the programme shall be for 4 academic sessions and for 3 academic sessions for Direct Entry candidates.


Tuition Fee – Click here to see details   (Fee per session – 100 Level to 400 Level). Kindly note that all matters concerning finance, bills, scholarship and all such should be referred to the Bursary Department of Crawford University.

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