This article contains JAMB subject combination for sociology, universities Offering sociology in Nigeria and requirements plus job opportunities for sociology graduates, if you are looking forward to study sociology then this article us for you.
What is sociology
Sociology simply means science of the society. It is science of human relationships that is they study man in group. Auguste Comte is the father of sociology he coined the word Sociology in 1838.
A person who graduated from the department of sociology is called a sociologist. And the techniques used by sociologist to study human relationship is called “Social Telesis“.
Before we move on to talk about the JAMB subject combination for sociology let quickly take a look at objectives of studying Sociology.
Objectives of studying sociology in University are:
- To prepare students for leadership position in the social, economic, political and other institutions and professions both within and outside the country.
- To inculcate in the students a scientific spirit of inquiry and objectivity.
- To foster among students the spirit of service to the Nigerian society and humanity in general.
- To stimulate students interest in the disciplines and in all other branches of social sciences.
- To train students to carry out researches for further development of the disciplines, the community, the nation and human at large.
JAMB Subject combination for sociology In Nigerian Institutions
As we all already known that sociology is only been studied in University, it is not been thought in secondary school, and for you to be able to qualify to study sociology in the university their are some important subjects you need to choose during JAMB registration those subjects required for sociology in JAMB are what am going to show you now!
- Government or History
- CRK or IRK
Sir, I score 187 in jamb can I gain admission in Abu sociology?
The answer is yes!
Direct Entry admission requirement for sociology
For you to be able to qualify for admission you need to meet up with the following requirements, as we all already known that you are going to gain admission into 200level without writing JAMB below are what you need to meet up before you can be qualified to gain admission in any Nigeria Universities.
- Five (5.) credits in your o’level (WAEC, NECO GCE Exam.)
- Added to that, Five (5) Credits in your o’level result, you are required to have at least two (2) A’level passes in Arts or Social Science subjects.
- Finally , All candidates with ND and NCE result in social development or any Art or social science course with a minimum of merit and lower credit passes respectively can also apply for Direct Entry.
WAEC subject combination for sociology in University
This are the list of important subjects you need to take in WAEC for you to be able to qualify to study sociology in any Nigerian Universities.
- Government or History
- CRK or IRK
Below are some of the job opportunities in sociology;
- The military army, navy and air force.
- Police force.
- The prisons.
- Security and intelligence organization.
- Private industrial and business organizations.
- Federal government services local and foreign.
- State and local government services.
- All areas of human endeavour.
List Of Nigerian Universities You can Study Sociology
- University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT)
- University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)
- Ebonyi State University (EBSU)
- Western Delta University, Oghara Delta State
- Abia State University,
- Uturu Afe Babalola University,
- Ado-Ekiti – Ekiti
- State University of Abuja,
- Gwagwalada Benue State University, Makurdi
- University of Calabar (UNICAL)
- Caritas University, Enugu
- Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uli
- Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka (UNIZIK)
- Covenant University Ota
- Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
- Federal University, Ndifu-Alike, Ebonyi State (FUNAI)
- Plateau State University Bokkos (PLASU)
- Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
- Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba
- Ekiti State University
- Covenant University Ota
- Crawford University Igbesa
- Delta State University, Abraka (DELSU)
- Edo University Iyamo
- Eastern Palm University Ogboko,
- Imo State Federal University,
- Katsina Federal University Gashua, Yobe Umar Suleiman College of Education,
- Gashua Federal University, Gusau Zamfara (FUGUS)
- Federal University, Oye-Ekiti,
- Ekiti State Federal University,
- Wukari, Taraba State (FUWUKARI) Fountain University,
- Oshogbo Federal University,
- Birnin Kebbi (FUBK)
- Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State University (FULAFIA)
- Godfrey Okoye University,Ugwuomu-Nike – Enugu State
- Gregory University, Uturu Gombe State University, Gombe
- University of Ibadan (UI)
- Imo State University, Owerri (IMSU)
- Joseph Ayo Babalola University,
- Ikeji-Arakeji University of Jos (UNIJOS)
- Kaduna State University, Kaduna (KASU)
- Kogi State University Anyigba
- Kwara State University, Ilorin (KWASU)
- University of Lagos (UNILAG)
- Landmark University, Omu-Aran
- Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai (IBBU)
- Lagos State University, Ojo (LASU)
- Lead City University, Ibadan
- Legacy University, Okija
- Anambra State Madonna University,
- Okija University of Mkar, Mkar
- Nasarawa State University Keffi (NSUK)
- Novena University,
- Ogume Obong University, Obong Ntak
- Olabisi Onabanjo University,
- Ago Iwoye Paul University, Awka –
- Anambra State Nigeria Police Academy
- Wudil Redeemer’s University, Mowe Rhema University,
- Obeama-Asa – Rivers State Ritman University, Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom
- Usumanu Danfodiyo University (UDUSOK) Umar Musa Yar’ Adua University Katsina (UMYU)
- Achievers University, Owo
- Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State (FUKASHERE)
- Bauchi State University, Gadau Bayero University,
- Kano ECWA Bingham University,
- New Karu Bowen University, Iwo
- Hezekiah University,
- Umudi Osun State University Osogbo (UNIOSUN)
- Yobe State University, Damaturu
NOTE: It is the work of sociology to study the social problem through the methods of scientific research and to find out solution to them.
Studying sociology and studying Engineering course in the university are almost the same but the difference is that sociologist deal with human, that is why sociologist are been called social engineers.
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