You are highly welcome to the department of esteemed professionals. The only discipline that promote economic development through its’ dual mechanisms of Accountability and transparency in the use of management and financial resources.
We develop self-confidence, innovative and self-reliant in the field of Accounting. Also as a discipline, it aimes at providing basic knowledge and skills needed for the understanding and analysis of problem related to the management and administration of industrial, commercial, public and other human organizations. Therefore, it cut-across all parts and parcel of human endeavour.
HISTORY OF THE DEPARTMENT
Is one of the pioneer departments in the faculty of Arts Social and Management Sciences, of the Federal University Birnin-Kebbi, which was established on 18th February, 2013 by Dr, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan’s administration. It commence undergraduate academic activities in November, 2014 for the 2014/2015 Academic Session, after the approval was granted by the National Universities Commission. The department started with nineteen (19) students who were offered admission to study Bsc. Accounting programme.
Dr. Musa Yelwa Abubakar has been a pioneer Head of the Department (HOD) and four (4) teaching staff whom also became pioneer staff as follows: Prof. A.M. Bashir, (the Dean of FASMS) Mal. Ali Shariff Kabara, Mal. Abubakar Modibbo and Mal. Ibrahim Alkali. Presently, the department has 13 academic staff which comprises: Professor, Doctors, M.sc Holders and Graduate assistants.
The Department emerged as the best in the first academic year of the university due to the competency and dedication of their experience staff as disclosed in the maiden senate meeting on Examination Results’ Considerations. Moreover, the two (2) of the three (3) university awards had been worn by accounting students as a result of their brilliant performance which of course, signifies the bright future and prospects of the Department.