As a student, when choosing course you need to consider so many things firstly, duration of the course, employment opportunity rate of the course, and it is good to follow your passion. So you are a looking for the highest paying course in Nigerian universities then this is the right article for you.
List of highest paying courses in Nigerian universities.
11. Estate Management
In Nigeria real estate business worth billions of naira, investors are investing their money in the industry, so if you study real estate management you will make millions of naira, if you have the right client. All you have to do is to work with investors and help them manage their real estate business.
Law is very popular course in Nigerian universities, because lawyer are been paid high amount of money for their services, so if you study law and you get connected to the big law firms you will become a millionaire lawyer in few years, likewise law is the course that prepare you to be a politician in Nigeria because many of Nigerian politician study law.
Architecture is one of the highest paying course in Nigeria currently, as an architect the best way to make quick money is to organize your own studio so that you will handle building project by yourself and charge client directly.
8. Electrical Engineering
Electrical Engineering is one of the highest paying course in Nigeria, this type of engineers work with telecommunications companies like MTN, Airtel, Globalcom.
And you know that telecommunications industry are one of the fast growing industry in Nigeria. All you have to do there is to design and install equipment used to for transmitting wired phone, cellular cable and so on.
Accountant service have been in high demand since the past forty years, and still remains one of the highest paying course in Nigeria, every company need an accountant, if you study accounting in Nigeria and you also have the necessary certificate like ACCA and ICAN then to be a millionaire accountant is very easy especially if you can set up your own accounting firm.
Geology is also one of the highest paying course in Nigeria currently, as a geologist you can earn between N500,000 to N1,000,000 per month if you work with big company in Nigeria.
5. Petroleum Engineering
Petroleum Engineering remain the highest paying course in all engineering courses because petroleum engineers are mostly employed by big oil companies in Nigeria and these companies pay huge money for them.
The average salary of a petroleum engineer is between N500,000 to N1,000,000 monthly it can also be increase depend on your experience on the field.
Finance is also one of the highest paying course in Nigeria currently, as a finance gradate your can work in any financial institution, like investment banking, asset management companies, commercial banks
As an investment banker is between N500,000 to N1,000,000 monthly.
3. Business Management
Business Management is one of the highest paying course in Nigeria currently, as a business manager you must make sure the business of your client or company is running well and also managing risk ensure less risk in business of your company.
The average salary of a business management is between N500,000 to N1,500,000 monthly.
2. Medicine and Surgery
Medicine and Surgery remain the highest paying course in Nigeria, since the pass 60 years, most of science student in secondary school want to study this course not because of the passion that have for it but because of the money they pay them as a salary,
Surgeons are medical doctor that specialized in surgeries and other generally medical treatment, they mostly work in operating room.
The average salary of surgeon in Nigeria depending on the sector you work with public or private is between N500,000 to N1,600,000 monthly.
1. Computer Science
Computer science remain the most highest paying course in Nigeria, because Information Technology (IT) is the one that drive economy of every country currently now both developed and developing country, you can work as a IT Security Analyst or Programming, Hackers Engineering in big companies across Nigeria
The average salary of computer engineering is N600,000 to N1.700,000 depend on the type of company you are working.
Computer engineering remain the highest paying course in Nigeria currently.