WAEC And JAMB Subject Required For Political Science 2021

Politics science is one of the most sought after courses in faculty of social sciences and humanities in Nigerian universities, but most aspirants sometimes made a mistake in subject required for political science which I would not like you to do also.

JAMB subject required for political science

In this post am going to show you the correct WAEC and JAMB subject combination for political science in any Nigerian institutions, do you care to no?

JAMB subject combination for political science

  1. Government or history
  2. English language
  3. Literature in English
  4. CRK or IRK

Note; you can still replace religion study with economics if you wish.

Direct entry requirements for political science

Two (2) A’level credit passes including Government or History.

WAEC subject required for political science

Five (5) o’level credit passes including; English language, mathematics, government or history.

The most compulsory subjects in both UTME and WAEC are; Government/History, English language and literature.

is it possible to study political science without economics?

Yes! But it depend on the institution that you are aspiring for.

JAMB general Cut off mark for political science is 180, some institutions may decide to cut above 180.

Special requirements for JAMB subject combination for political science

Below are the subject requirements to study political science in each universities.

  1. UNILAG requires Government and any two (2) subjects from Economics, Geography, History, Literature in English, Christian Religious Studies /Islamic Studies and Mathematics.
  2. EBSU required Government and any two (2) Social Science subjects.
  3. UNILORIN required Government or History and any two (2) of Economics, Literature in English, and Mathematics.
  4. AAU required Government and Mathematics are compulsory.
  5. UI required three (3) subjects in Arts, Science Social Sciences.
  6. KSU required Government or History and two (2) Commercial, Social Science or Arts subjects.
  7. DELSU required Government, one Social Science subject and any other subject.
  8. ABU required Government or History, and any two (2) of Economics, Geography, Civic Education, Islamic Religious Studies, Christian Religious Studies.
  9. AAUA required Government or History, Economics and any other subject.
  10. ABUAD and KWASU required Government and any two (2) Social Science or one (1) Arts subjects including Mathematics.
  11. BOWEN required Mathematics, Government and any other Social Science subject.
  12. OAU accepts, Government and any two (2) from Economics, Geography, Literature, Christian Religious Studies/ Islamic Studies, Mathematics.
  13. BAYERO required Government or History and two (2) other Social Science subjects.
  14. FED-DUTSINMA required Government or History plus two (2) other Social Science/Art subject.

Each universities WAEC requirements for Political science

Below are the subject required for political science in WAEC for each institutions in Nigeria.

  • OAU and CALABAR require five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Government and any two (2) from Economics, Geography, Literature in English, Christian Religious Studies/Islamic Studies, History, Civic Education, Yoruba/IGBO/HAUSA, ICT/Physics/Chemistry/Biology/Agricultural Science.
  • University of Ibadan required five (5) olevel credit passes in Government/History, English Language and three (3) other subjects with at least olevel pass in Mathematics.
  • EBSU required olevel credit pass in Government, Economics and two (2) other subjects.
  • CALABAR required two (2) Social Science subjects including Government.
  • DELSU and UNN required olevel credit pass in Government and any 2 other subjects with at least olevel pass in Mathematics.
  • ABUAD, GOUU, OOU, DELSU, CALABAR, OAU, LASU, and EKSU required olevel credit pass in Mathematics. EKSU also requires another Social Science subject apart from Government.
  • BIU requires olevel credit pass in Mathematics.
  • JABU accepts a pass in Mathematics.
  • AAUA required five (5) olevel credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Government/History one subject from the Social Science and any other subject.
  • COVENANT University same as Marketing.
  • ABSU required Five (5) olevel credit passes in English Language, Government or History and any three (3) subjects from Arts, Social Science subjects and at least olevel pass in Mathematics.
  • KASU required olevel credit pass in Mathematics.
  • UNILAG required five (5) olevel credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Government, Economics/Geography and any one (1) of History, Literature in English and Christian Religious Studies /Islamic Studies.
  • UMYUK required five (5) olevel credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Government or History or Civic Education and ‘O’ level credit pass in any two (2) of Arts/Social Science subjects at not more than two (2) sittings.
  • REDEEMERS required five (5) olevel credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Government or History and two (2) other subjects.
  • KWASU accepts five (5) olevel credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Government/History and two (2) other Social Science subjects or one (1) Arts and one (1) Social Science subject.
  • KSU accepts ‘O’ level credit pass in Mathematics.
  • FED-DUTSINMA required five (5) olevel credit passes in Government, or History/Civic Education, English Language, Mathematics and two (2) other subjects.
  • EDWIN CLARK required five (5) olevel credit passes to include English Language, Economics, Government and any other two (2) subjects with at least ‘O’ level pass in Mathematics.
  • ESUTECH required five (5) olevel credit passes include English Language, Mathematics, Government and two (2) social science subjects.
  • BOWEN required five (5) olevel credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Government and one social science subject.
  • ABU required five (5) olevel credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Government or History, and any other two (2) Social Science or Arts Subjects.
  • AAU accepts ND in related programme at upper Credit level.
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