The ESUT School of Professional and Legal Education (ESPLE) offer programmes leading to the award of Professional Certificates and Diploma.  The school also coordinate the University’s foundation JUPEB programme. 

The School enjoys important relationships with professional institutions, leading firms in private industry and consultancies and non-governmental organizations.

We seek to create an interactive and innovative learning environment and will expect our trainees to make major contributions to that process.

 

The flagships Diploma programme, is in, Legal Studies with two sessions Diploma of Law programme.  The students apart from obtaining a Diploma in Law Certificate upon successful completion of the programme, enjoys a built-in course of study leading to the award of the membership of the Institute of the Chartered Arbitrators of Nigeria (MCiarb).  This is made possible by our partnership with the Nigeria Institute of Chartered Arbitrators.  The Institute collaborates with the School in mounting programmes leading to the conferment of membership of the Institute to top management in private and public sectors also.

 

The School publish highly rated academic works: Multidisplinary Essays, Law Reports and The Journal of Contemporary legal Education.  Students on successful completion of the Diploma programme are encouraged to apply and be admitted through the JAMB Direct entry window to pursue a four-year programme in Law, leading to the award of the LLB degree of the University.

 

The School also offer the Professional Diploma in Banking and Finance, Accountancy,  Business Administration and Marketing.

 

The School has an expansive purpose built accommodation, inside Enugu metropolis, that is accessible by rail, road and air.

 

The Faculty:

 

1. Agu, Gab Agu, HND, LLB, BL MILD, LLM, Ph.D.

 

Professor of International Law and Jurisprudence is the Director of Studies.  He has many years of public and private enterprise experience and was the pioneer President of Enugu State Environmental Protection Tribunal.  He was Head of Department of International Law and Jurisprudence and Dean, Faculty of Law, ESUT.  He is well published and the 20th ESUT inaugural Lecturer: “Ana Acho Ogu Nma: Should War have its own Law”.

 

2. Edeh, Nwabueze Kingsley, LLB, BL, LLM, M. Phil.

 

Barr. Ede is the Associate Director of Studies.   He was Associate Dean, Faculty of Law, ESUT and at present a Senior Lecturer and the Head of Department of International Law and Jurisprudence.  He is awaiting his Ph.D thesis defence at the Obafemi Awolowo University Ile, Ife.  He teaches Constitutional Law.

 

3. Ugwu,  J. N. LLB, BL,LLM.

 

               He is a senior Lecturer and an Ag. Head of Dept. Business Law, Faculty of Law, ESUT. He teaches Law of Torts and Legal System in the Faculty. He teaches Legal Methods in the ESPLE.

 

4.       Nwakuche, Maudline Chinyere (Mrs.), BA, LLB, BL, LLM.

 

She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in History/Archaeology Education, LLB and LLM from the University of Nigeria Nsukka.  She is of the Department of International Law and Jurisprudence, Faculty of Law, ESUT.  She is currently researching on her Ph.D dissertation in Industrial Law.   She is a Lecturer in the Faculty of Law.  She teaches Law of Contract and Industrial Law. 

 

5.       Arum, Obumneme Mathew, BA, PGD, M.Sc, LLB, BL.

 

Barr Arum is a Lawyer and Psychologist.  He is a Lecturer in the General Studies Division of ESUT.  He teaches Psychology, and Logic and Clear thought.

 

6.       Nwankwo, Caroline Nkechinyere, B.Sc, MBA, MSc, Ph.D, ACA.

 

She is an Associate member, Institute of Cost and Management Accountants (4152) and Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) (034159).  She is a Lecturer I in the Department of Accountancy, ESUT and teaches Financial Management.

 

 

 

7.       Aniede, Ifeanyichukwu, Pascal, LLB, BL, LLM, MCiarb

 

A product of the Nigeria Law School and graduate of Kingston University, London.  Aniede is a Lecturer in the Department of Private Law, Faculty of Law, ESUT and a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London.  He teaches Administrative Law.

 

8.       Maduagwu, E. Nneka (Mrs.) B.Sc, MBA, M.Sc, MSc, Ph.D

 

Mrs. Maduagwu has MSc degrees in Public Relations and Management as well as Ph.D in Management.  Her area of special interest is Human Resource Management.  She is a Lecturer in the Department of Business Administration, ESUT.

 

9.       Ugwuanyi, Dele Maxwell, BA, MA. 

 

A graduate of Obafemi Awolowo University and University of Ibadan. He is a Lecturer in the General Studies Division, ESUT.  He has an extensive research interest in English Language and Literature.  He teaches Use of English.

 

10.     Eze, Jude O, BSc, MBA, MSc. 

 

He is a Lecturer in the Department of Marketing, ESUT.

 

11.     Ogbodo, Izuchukwu, H.Dip, MBA, MSc

 

He is a Lecturer in the Department of Banking and Finance, ESUT.  He has varied experience in teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.  Prior to joining the academia in 2007, he worked in the banking, construction and telecoms sectors.  He teaches Financial Management.

 

12.     Ejeh, Paulinus Chikwado, BA, PGDE, MA

 

He is a Lecturer in the General Studies Division, ESUT with special interest in Philosophy.

 

         

COURSE CODE

DIPLOMA IN LAW – YEAR I

 

1.       Law of Contract                      Law 113 & 4

2.       Legal Methods                         Law 111 & 2

3.       Constitutional Law                  Law 115 & 6

4.       Nigerian Legal System             Law 117 & 8

5.       Administrative Law                 Law 121 & 2

 

GST COURSES

6.       Principle of Accounting                    ACC 101

7.       Introduction to Psychology     PHY 103

8.       Introduction to Finance           FIN 105

9.       Introduction to Philosophy     GST 107

 

DIPLOMA IN LAW – YEAR I

 

1.       Law of Content              Law 133 and Law 114

2.       Legal Methods               Law 111 and Law 112

3.       Constitutional Law        Law 115 and Law 116

4.       Nigerian Legal System   Law 117 and Law 118

5.       Administrative Law       Law 121 and Law 122

6.       Introduction to Psychology Psy 103 and Psy 104

7.       Introduction to Philosophy Phil 101 and Phil 102

8.       Use of English      GST 105 and GST 106

 

 

DIPLOMA IN LAW – YEAR II

 

1.       Law of Intellectual Property    Law 211 and Law 212

2.       Law of Tort                                       Law 213 and Law 214

3.       Criminal Law                          Law 215 and Law 216

4.       Land Law and Conveyancing  Law 221 and Law 222

5.       Commercial Law                     Law 223 and Law 224

6.       Project/Long Essay                  Law 250

 

ESUT School of Professional and Legal Education (ESPLE).

Diploma Course for Accounting, Business Administration, Marketing and Banking and Finance.

ACCOUNTING 1ST SEMESTER YR I

 

1.       Principles of Accounting                            Acc 101

2.       Introduction to Business                            Bus 121

3.       Introduction to Marketing                         Mkt 101

4.       Introduction to Finance                              BAF 101

5.       Introduction to Psychology                       PSY 103

6.       Introduction to Philosophy                       PHIL 101

7.       Use of English                                                  GST 105

 

ACCOUNTING 2ND  SEMESTER YR I

 

1.       Principles of Accounting                            Acc 102

2.       Introduction to Business                            Bus 122

3.       Introduction to Marketing                         MKT 102

4.       Introduction to Finance                              BAF 102

(please include general courses)

 

1ST SEMESTER YR II

1.       Introduction to Financial Accounting                   ACC 213

2.       Principle of Management                                         BUS 201

3.       Principle of Marketing                                               MRK 201

4.       Business Finance                                                          FIN 201

(please include approved general courses)

 

2nd  SEMESTER YR II

 

1.       Intermediate Financial Accounting             ACC 214

2.       Principle of Management                                BUS 212

3.       Principle of Marketing                                      MRK 202

4.       Business Finance                                                 FIN 202

(Please include approved general courses)

 

SEMESTER COURSES

ACCOUNTING PROGRAMME (ORDINARY DIPLOMA)

YEAR ONE

 

FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE    CODE         COURSE TITLE                     CREDIT

ACC           111             Principle of Accounting 1        2

ECO           111             Principle of Economics 1         2

GNS           101             Use of English 1                          2

MAT           111             Business Mathematics 1        2

LAW           114             Business Law                              2

BUS            116             Business Information System     2

BIO             101             General Biology                        2

BNK           117             Principle of Banking1              2

BUS            101             Introduction to Business       2

                                                                                                18

 

SECOND SEMESTER

COURSE    CODE         COURSE TITLE                     CREDIT

ACC           112             Principle of Accounting II          2

ECO           112             Principle of Economics II           2

GNS           111             Use of English II                            2

MAT           112             Business Mathematics II           2

LAW           124             Business Law II                              2

BUS            102             Business Information System  2

BNK           127             Principle of Banking1                   2

BNK           112             Law and Practice Banking           2

INA            102             Principle of Insurance                 2

                                                                                    18

 

 

YEAR TWO

FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE    CODE         COURSE TITLE                     CREDIT

ACC           211             Financial Accounting I          2

ACC           212             Auditing I                                   2

ACC           213             Taxation I                                   2

ACC           214             Cost Accounting I                    2

ACC           215             Public Sector Accounting     2

LAW           216             Company Law                          2

BUS            217             Research Methodology        2

GNS           201             Use of English II                       2

FIN             218             Business Finance I                  2

CSE            213             Information Technology        2

MAT           211             Business Statistics                   2

                                                                                                 22

SECOND SEMESTER                                                                                

ACC           212             Financial Accounting II           2

ACC           222             Auditing II                                    2

ACC           223             Taxation II                                    2

ACC           224             Cost Accounting II                     2

LAW           21               Company Law II                          2

GNS           211             Communication in        English II   22

FIN             228             Business Finance I                     2

INA            214             Property and Pecuniary    Insurance   2

BNK           202             Banking Operation       

ACC           299             Project                                     2

                                                                                      20

 

BANKING AND FINANCE PROGRAMME

(ORDINARY DIPLOMA)

 

YEAR ONE

FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE    CODE         COURSE TITLE                     CREDIT

BNK           117             Principle of Banking I             2

ACC           111             Principle of Accounting I                  2

ECO           102             Principle of Economics I                   2

MAT           111             Business Mathematics I           2

LAW           114             Business Law I                        2

BUS            116             Business Information System  2

BIO             101             General Biology                      2

BUS            101             Introduction to Business I       2

GNS           101             Use of English I                       2

                                                                                      18

SECOND SEMESTER

BNK           217             Principle of Banking II            2

ACC           112             Principle of AccountingII                  2

ECO           112             Principle of Economics II        2

MAT           112             Business Mathematics II                   2

LAW           124             Business Law II                       2

BNK           112             Law and Practice of Banking   2

INA            102             Principle of Insurance              2

GNS           111             Communication in English I    2

GNS           102             Introduction to Psychology     2

                                                                                      18

 

YEAR TWO

FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE    CODE         COURSE TITLE                     CREDIT

FIN             218             Business Finance                     2

ECO           212             Monetary Economics              2

ACC           214             Cost Accounting                      2

ACC           212             Auditing                                  2

ACC           213             Taxation I                                2

BUS            217             Research Methodology            2

LAW           216             Company Law II                     2

CSE            213             Information Technology                   2

MAT           211             Business Statistics                            2

GNS           201             Use of English II                      2

ACC           211             Financial Accounting I            2

                                                                                      22

 

SECOND SEMESTER

FIN             228             Business Finance II                 2

BNK           202             Banking Operation                           2

ACC           224             Cost Accounting II                            2

ACC           222             Auditing II                               2

ACC           223             Taxation II                              2

ACC           212             Financial Accounting II           2       

GNS           211             Communication in English II   2

LAW           218             Company Law II                     2

INA            214             Property and Pecuniary Insurance 2

FIN             299             Project                                     2

                                                                                      20

 

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (ORDINARY DIPLOMA)

YEAR ONE

FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE    CODE         COURSE TITLE                     CREDIT

BUS            101             Introduction to Business I       2

BUS            116             Business Information System  2

ECO           111             Principles of Economics I        2

ACC           111             Principles of Accounting I       2

MAT           111             Business Mathematics I           2

LAW           114             Business Law I                        2

BIO             101             General Law I                          2

GNS           101             Use of English I                       2

MKT           101             Principle of Marketing             2

                                                                                      18

 

SECOND SEMESTER

ECO           112             Principles of Economics II                 2

BUS            112             Introduction to Business II               2

MAT           112             Business Mathematics II                             2

MKT           102             Principles of Marketing II                 2

LAW           124             Business Law II                                2

PUB            111             Public Relations I                              2

ACC           112             Principles of Accounting II               2

GNS           111             Communication in English I             2

GNS           102             Introduction to Psychology               2

                                                                                                18

 

YEAR TWO

FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE    CODE         COURSE TITLE                     CREDIT

BUS            212             Management Practice              2

BUS            217             Research Methodology            2

MAT           211             Business Statistics                            2

PUB            211             Public Relations II                             2

ACC           211             Financial Accounting I            2

FIN             218             Business Finance I                            2

LAW           216             Company Law I                      2

CSE            213             Information Technology                   2

GNS           201             Use of English I                       2

CRD           201             Principles of Cooperation                 2

                                                                                      22

 

SECOND SEMESTER

BUS            213             Small Business &

Entrepreneurship                    2

BUS            214             Office Practice and

Management                            2

CRD           202             Economics of Cooperation      2

ACC           224             Cost Accounting II                            2

MRK          222             Practice of Marketing I            2

FIN             228             Introduction to Public

                                      Finance I                                  2

LAW           218             Company Law II                     2

GNS           211             Communication in English      2       

BUS            299             Project                                     2

                                                                                      22

 

 

 

MARKETING (ORDINARY DIPLOMA)

YEAR ONE

FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE    CODE         COURSE TITLE                     CREDIT

MRK          101             Principles of Marketing I                  2

ECO           111             Principles of Economics I        2       

MAT           111             Business Mathematics I           2

BUS            101             Introduction to Business I       2

LAW           114             Business Law I                        2

ACC           111             Principles of Accounts I          2

BIO             101             General Biology                      2

GNS           101             Use of English I                       2

BUS            116             Business Information System  2

                                                                                      20

SECOND SEMESTER

MKT           102             Principles of Marketing II                 2

ECO           112             Principles of Economics II                2

MAT           112             Business of Mathematics                            2

BUS            117             Business Information System           2

LAW           124             Business Law II                                2

PUB            112             Business Law II                                2

ACC           112             Public Relations I                              2

GNS           111             Communication to English I             2

GNS           102             Introduction to Psychology               2

                                                                                                18

YEAR TWO

FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE    CODE         COURSE TITLE                     CREDIT

MKT           212             Practice of Marketing I            2

MKT           213             Marketing Communication      2

PUB            211             Public Relation II                     2

BUS            217             Research Methodology            2

ACC           214             Cost Accounting I                             2

FIN             218             Business Finance I                            2

MAT           211             Business Statistics                            2

CSE            213             Information Technology                   2

LAW           216             Company Law I                      2

CRD           201             Principles of Cooperation                 2

MKT           215             Sales Management                            2

                                                                                      22

 

SECOND SEMESTER

MRK          224             Principles and Practice of

                                      Purchasing                               2

MRK          218             Practice of Selling                    2

MRK          214             Practice of Marketing II           2

ACC           224             Cost Accounting II                            2

FIN             228             Business Finance                     2

BUS            213             Small Business and

                                      Entrepreneurship                              2

LAW           218             Company Law II            2

GNS           211             Company Law II            2

FIN             216             Introduction to Public

                                      Finance                          2

MKT           299             Project                           2

                                                                             20

 

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (ORDINARY DIPLOMA)

YEAR ONE

FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE    CODE         COURSE TITLE                               CREDIT

PUB            117             Principle of Public Administration    2

ACC           111             Principles of  Accounting I                2

ECO           111             Principles of Economics I                 2

BUS            116             Business Information System           2

MAT           111             Business Mathematics I                    2

LAW           114             Business Law I                                  2

BUS            101             Introduction to Business I                 2

GNS           101             Use of English I                                2

BIO             101             General Biology                                2

                                                                                                20

 

SECOND SEMESTER

PUB            118             Constitutional Development

 in Nigeria                                                                                2

PUB            111             Public Relation I                               2                          

ACC           112             Principles of Accounting II               2

ECO           112             Principles of Economics II                2

MRK          101             Principles of Marketing I                            2

LAW           124             Business Law II                                2

GNS           111             Communication in English I             2

GNS           102             Introduction to Psychology               2

MAT           112             Business Mathematics                      2

                                                                                                18

 

YEAR TWO

FIRST SEMESTER

PUB            211             Public Relations II                             2

PUB            212             Nigerian Government and

                                      Administration                        2

ACC           214             Costing Accounting I               2

ACC           215             Public Sector Accounting                  2

CSE            213             Information Technology                   2

BUS            217             Research Methodology            2

FIN             218             Business Finance                     2

MAT           211             Business Statistics I                2

LAW           216             Company Law I                      2

GNS           201             Use of English II                      2                          

CRD           201             Principles of Cooperation                 2

                                                                                      22

SECOND SEMESTER

PUB            223             Local Government Finance/

                                      Administration                                  2

PUB            224             Introduction to Personnel

Management                                     2

FIN             216             Introduction to Public Finance                   2

FIN             228             Business Finance II                           2

LAW           218             Company Law II                               2

ACC           224             Cost Accounting II                                     2

CRD           251             Rural Development in Nigeria          2

GNS           211             Communication in English II            2

PUB            299             Project                                               2

                                      Electives

PUB            225             Government and People                    2                          

PUB            226             Citizenship and Human Rights Education                                          2

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