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10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by elroyale(m): 3:48pm On Sep 07
The world is evolving fast and likewise our needs. We seek convenience and how we can get things done faster, some job roles that were once performed by humans can now be done more efficiently with machines.

Picking a course of study in Nigeria would require you to be prospective on what would be of relevance in the coming decades in the country. There is a general notion that lucrative courses are just medicine, law and accounting, but in this article, I'll be highlighting some underrated courses in 2020 with a profitable prospect in Nigeria.

10 Lucrative Courses to study in Nigeria in 2020

Microbiology

Think about it, don't you feel there would a bit more focus on scientific research especially since the pandemic in Nigeria. Courses like Microbiology, Genetics, Biochemistry certainly have a great future ahead, so if you are considering which course to study, you can consider a course that would involve scientific research.

Public Relations

With companies and businesses in the country now concerned about brand management and online reputation management, public relation is a course that you should consider studying in Nigeria. A good number of Federal and State University offer degrees in Public relations, you can as well obtain some professionals certificates with your degree.

Agriculture

There is no need for a long talk on this, right?

Agriculture is the present and future of Nigeria's economic growth, with the increasing global population, there is an unavoidable increase in the demand for food. Courses in Agriculture would be highly needed and appreciated in the coming years.

Business Management

Running a business is said to have risks, but the risks are minimal when properly managed by the right hands. A lot of business owners are in desperate need of effective Business Managers. Business Management is a very lucrative course with its horizons in every sector of the economy in Nigeria.

Computer Science

Computer science is sometimes underrated because a lot of students do not see the bigger picture of studying the course. The world is already a digital village and those with digital knowledge runs it.

Computer science has so many fields within it but as a student considering a career in Computer science, you'll need to be clear on your aspirations and goals, you might also need to be open to learn and take professional courses to become an expert in your field.

Estate Management

Estate Management concerns the appraisal, acquisition, development, marketing and disposal of property, or sometimes the ongoing management of properties.

Real Estate is the current gold in the market sector and it is here to stay. Estate owners require efficient real estate managers to properly manage their properties. You can consider a career in real estate.

Civil Engineering

Nigeria is a developing nation and a lot of infrastructural development are going on all over the country. Civil engineering is a highly lucrative course in Nigeria, you get to be at the centre of rural to urban growth.

Mathematics and Statistics
Data analyst and Statisticians are highly sought after in the finance industry, medical industry, manufacturing industry e.t.c.
A degree in Mathematics and Statistics has a bright future for its holders if you take the right steps in becoming an expert in the field.

Human Resource Management

The Human Resource Management department ( H.R.M) or (HR) is currently one of the most important departments in every organization because it bridges the gap between employers and employees.

Every new organization would need an HR department and this is why H.R.M would still be a lucrative field in Nigeria in the next decades.

Marketing

Who wouldn't want their businesses heard by the right audience and customers?
Marketing is a profitable course with so many benefits embedded within it, you can never be wrong if you choose to study marketing in the higher institution.

A piece of candid advice is that you should consider professional skills in digital marketing alongside your degree.

Conclusion

Nigeria's education sector still has a lot in stock for the youths, recently University of Ibadan was ranked among the top 500 universities in the world, this simply shows that with more hands-on-deck we could be among the best 100 in the world.

Education is important likewise having the right industry skills is also important. The courses in this article were selected based on their current and future relevance in Nigeria as a developing nation, you can make proper research before taking any step further in choosing a course to study.

Source: https://www.basmall.com.ng/blogs/news/10-underrated-courses-in-2020-in-nigeria-with-lucrative-future-prospect

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by Siberia01(m): 3:53pm On Sep 07

FTC
but are you still talking about courses curses in a shithole?

i don't trust all those rankings
but i believe in a better world
through collective efforts of the above courses cool

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by Mokason28: 4:01pm On Sep 07
grin last last skol nah scam

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by mayor1814: 4:11pm On Sep 07
Add English Education, Math Education, Educational Technology and other educational courses.

You can work effectively anywhere with those underrated educational courses. You can work in media houses, companies, academic field ETC.

Educational courses are one of the best courses offered in the universities.

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by longetivity(m): 5:28pm On Sep 07
Mokason28:
grin last last skol nah scam
after it has not favored u

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by Ejusni(m): 5:53pm On Sep 07
mayor1814:
Add English Education, Math Education, Educational Technology and other educational courses.

You can work effectively anywhere with those underrated educational courses. You can work in media houses, companies, academic field ETC.

Educational courses are one of the best courses offered in the universities.

Dey deceive yourself grin grin

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by Uyi168(m): 6:10pm On Sep 07
Op, I just God beg u..
Remove microbiology from your list...

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by Epositive(m): 6:27pm On Sep 07
Where's LIS and Philosophy? grin

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by BestMan001: 6:35pm On Sep 07
Great piece.
Keep more coming..

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by Vyzz: 6:54pm On Sep 07
Public Administration and political science nkor?

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by HELLASJ(m): 7:18pm On Sep 07
not just civil engineering(construction/building technology, project/construction management etc) , all construction courses are lucrative...

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by Aladdin1(m): 7:21pm On Sep 07
As far as Nigeria is concerned they are all rubish.las las skool na scam!.a trial would convince you!!.

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by Fulks217: 8:31pm On Sep 07
Uyi168:
Op, I just God beg u..
Remove microbiology from your list...
why
Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by Uyi168(m): 8:39pm On Sep 07
Fulks217:
why
..
Whats lucrative about microbiology??

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by Ugaboy: 9:23pm On Sep 07
Mathematicians, staticians and computer scientist gather here and take a look at my signature, and take a course in data science.

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by Ugaboy: 9:25pm On Sep 07
Im proud to see math and stat there, atleast im seeing how valuable i am in the society.
Mathematicians, staticians and computer scientist
gather here and take a look at my signature, and take a course in data science.

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by EvieP: 10:47pm On Sep 07
I am going for Estate management..... !!!

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by merieam16(f): 11:07pm On Sep 07
@Op which course u even study among all of them cos u go don hammer by now undecided

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by Collins300(m): 12:45am On Sep 08
Uyi168:
.. Whats lucrative about microbiology??
Most of them are biology teachers in secondary schools grin grin grin grin

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by Mokason28: 12:56am On Sep 08
longetivity:
after it has not favored u
That’s why Igbo people are still the richest people in Africa because they don’t put skol first... Ewu

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by omobamatrix: 5:58am On Sep 08
merieam16:
@Op which course u even study among all of them cos u go don hammer by now
Op doesn't know these are regular courses in Nigerian universities yet the rate of unemployment is still high.

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by omobamatrix: 6:03am On Sep 08
Ugaboy:
Mathematicians, staticians and computer scientist
gather here and take a look at my signature, and take a course in data science.
What will your signature offer them?
Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by heykims(m): 6:41am On Sep 08
mayor1814:
Add English Education, Math Education, Educational Technology and other educational courses.

You can work effectively anywhere with those underrated educational courses. You can work in media houses, companies, academic field ETC.

Educational courses are one of the best courses offered in the universities.
There's nothing wey person no go see on nairaland, abi u dey joke ni

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by Uyi168(m): 6:43am On Sep 08
Collins300:

Most of them are biology teachers in secondary schools grin grin grin grin
..

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by Golan007: 8:18am On Sep 08
Mokason28:

That’s why Igbo people are still the richest people in Africa because they don’t put skol first... Ewu

They put ignorance and cocaine first abi?

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by merieam16(f): 8:48am On Sep 08
omobamatrix:
Op doesn't know these are regular courses in Nigerian universities yet the rate of unemployment is still high.
Are u minding him ni,me that even interviewed a petrochemical engineering graduate in a school i'm managing recently

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by deltateam: 9:04am On Sep 08
mayor1814:
Add English Education, Math Education, Educational Technology and other educational courses.

You can work effectively anywhere with those underrated educational courses. You can work in media houses, companies, academic field ETC.

Educational courses are one of the best courses offered in the universities.


Educational courses. Really?


Las las you apply to N. power.

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by deltateam: 9:08am On Sep 08
merieam16:
Are u minding him ni,me that even interviewed a petrochemical engineering graduate in a school i'm managing recently

See the jaw breaking name. Petrochemical engineering.

Before you study those courses, make sure your father is Dangote.

If not , na hunger go shift you.

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by merieam16(f): 9:10am On Sep 08
deltateam:

See the jaw breaking name. Petrochemical engineering.
Before you study those courses, make sure your father is Dangote.
If not , na hunger go shift you.
grin

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by Chamberman(m): 9:17am On Sep 08
Agriculture alone has many fields of specialization

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Re: 10 Underrated But Lucrative Courses In Nigeria In 2020 by Mowsid(m): 9:33am On Sep 08
One of the best is estate management. Investing in real estate is very lucrative and yields alot. Take a look at Trump's House

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