Thursday, 4 July 2019

Jobs For Economics Graduates In Nigeria

Are you looking for the available jobs and careers for economics graduates in Nigeria? If yes, this post is for you, read to the end to learn about the available jobs and careers for economics graduates in Nigeria.
Economics is one of the best degrees to get in Nigeria due to how lucrative it is. It is needed in almost all areas of the economy such as telecom, banking, health, oil and gas, agriculture etc. So there are many jobs and career prospects for people with a degree in economics.

Jobs For Economics Graduates In Nigeria

  • Stock broker. As a stock broker you will work in the Nigerian Stock Exchange helping in the buying and selling of shares.
  • economist
  • actuary officer
  • statistician
  • data analyst
  • actuarial analyst
  • chattered accountant
  • data scientist
  • investment analyst
  • forensic accountant
To be employable in good firms and companies as an economics graduate here in Nigeria, you need to have some skills in addition to your degree.
  • You should have a good writing skill
  • You should be very good in mathematics
  • You should be good in critical thinking
  • You should be able to use computers very well
  • You should have good time management skills

Where Can Economics Graduates Work In Nigeria

  • Banks
  • insurance companies
  • micro-finance banks
  • manufacturing companies
  • oil companies
  • telcom companies
  • auditing companies

Salary of Economics graduates in Nigeria

Economics is one of the highest paying degrees in Nigeria. As an economist, where you work determines how much you will earn. Economists that work for top banks and oil companies in Nigeria are among the highest paid in the country. The average salary for economics graduates in Nigeria is about 200,000 naira to 250,000 naira per month.