Accounting and Finance Educationin Nigeria: Challengesand Changesfor Efficiency

Mansur Muhammad Bashar
2017 IOSR Journal of Pharmacy and Biological Sciences  
In this study, an attempt was made to reflect into the historical development of Accounting and Finance education in Nigeria. It examined the various challenges bedeviling the system and the need to refocus because it provides an opportunity to appraise existing conditions with a view to correcting the ills and improving the current situation. The study revealed that development of accounting education in Nigeria has been affected by lack of teachers and research facilities and funding among
more » ... nd funding among others. The study recommended among others that government should stop paying lip service to education and the system should be redesigned to make it more responsive to the needs of the Nigerian society.
doi:10.9790/3008-1203049295 fatcat:i5ogtnaiuvhsvmio7x4lv2ybvq