KSU JAMB/ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR EACH COURSE 2021/2022

Most students make the mistake of choosing courses whose JAMB and O’Level requirements they have little or no knowledge about, some even go as far as  wrongly registering subjects not relevant to their chosen courses in UTME. To reduce these mistakes and avoid further ignorant reoccurrences we have put together the JAMB subjects required and the O’level subjects needed for admission to study courses of your choice in Kogi State University (KSU). All you need to do is to carefully read through and strictly adhere to the provisions herein.

FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE 

FACULTY / PROGRAMMEJAMB SUBJECT REQUIREDADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Agricultural Economics & Extension (Option)Chemistry, Bio/Agric, and any of Physic and Mathematics.Five Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science, Economics or any other Science/Social science subject and a pass in Physics. A Credit in Agricultural Science must be backed up with at least a pass in Biology.
Animal Production (Option)Chemistry, Bio/Agric, and any of Physic and Mathematics.Five Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science, Economics or any other Science/Social science subject and a pass in Physics. A Credit in Agricultural Science must be backed up with at least a pass in Biology.
Soil and Enviromental Management (Option)Chemistry, Bio/Agric, and any of Physic and Mathematics.Five Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science, Economics or any other Science/Social science subject and a pass in Physics. A Credit in Agricultural Science must be backed up with at least a pass in Biology.
Crop ProductionChemistry, Bio/Agric, and any of Physic and Mathematics.Five Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science, Economics or any other Science/Social science subject and a pass in Physics. A Credit in Agricultural Science must be backed up with at least a pass in Biology.
Fisheries & AquacultureChemistry, Biol/Agric and any other science subjectFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science, Economics or any other Science/Social science subject and a pass in Physics. A Credit in Agricultural Science must be backed up with at least a pass in Biology.
Food Science & TechnologyChemistry, Mathematics/Physics and Agric ScienceFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology or Agric. Science and Physics.
Home SciencesChemistry, Biol/Agric and Maths/PhysicsFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology or Agric. Science, Nutrition or Home Economics and at least a pass in Physics.

FACULTY OF ARTS AND HUMANITIES 

FACULTY / PROGRAMMEJAMB SUBJECT REQUIREDADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Arabic Language and LiteratureArabic and two subjects from Arts and/or Social SciencesFive Credits as SSCE and/or GCE O/L in Arabic or Islamic studies, English Language and any three other relevant subjects in SISCE.
English & Literary StudiesLit. in English, one other Arts subject and another Arts or Social Sciences SubjectFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Literature in English and three other Arts or Social Science subjects.
History & International StudiesHistory/Govt. and any other two subjects from Arts and Social SciencesFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, History or Government and any three (3) other subjects from Arts or Social Science.
Islamic StudiesIslamic/Arabic and two other social science or Arts subjectFive Credits as SSCE and/or GCE O/L in Arabic or Islamic studies, English Language and any three other relevant subjects in SISCE.
PhilosophyAny three subjectsFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE OL/ in English Language and four other relevant subjects. At least a pass in Mathematics.
Christian Religious StudiesTwo Arts subjects, including Christian Rel. Knowledge and any other subjectFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, CRK and three other relevant subjects.
Theatre ArtLit. in English and two other relevant subjectFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Literature in English and any other 3 Arts and or Social Science subjects.

FACULTY OF EDUCATION 

FACULTY / PROGRAMMEJAMB SUBJECT REQUIREDADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Education / Christian Religeous StudiesTwo Arts subjects including CRK and one other subjectFive Credits at SSCE and or GCE O/L in English Language, CRS, and three other relevant subjects.
Education / EnglishLit in English and one Arts and any other subjectFive SSCE credit passes to include English Language and Literature in English plus three other Arts or Social Science subjects.
Human KineticsEnglish and three other relevant subjectsFive Credits at SSCE and or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics and three other relevant subjects.
Library and InformationAny three subjectsFive Credits at SSCE and or GCE O/L in English Language, Pass in Mathematics and three other relevant subjects.
Education / BiologyBiology and two of Physics, Chemistry and MathematicsFive SSCE credit passes in English Language, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and one other subject.
Education / ChemistryChemistry & 2 other subject taken from Physics, Biology and MathematicsFive Credits at SSCE and or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry and any two subjects from Physics, Biology, Agric. Science.
Education / MathematicsMathematics and any two of the following Physics, Chemistry and BiologyFive Credits at SSCE and or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics and three other Science subjects from Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Agric. Science, Economics.
Education / PhysicsPhysics, Mathematics or Chemistry plus one other subjectFive Credits at SSCE and or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, and two other subjects from Social Science, Biology, Chemistry, Agric. Science, Economics and other subjects..
Education / EconomicsEconomics, Mathematics and one of the subject from Geo/Physics, History, Government and Lit in English.Five SSCE credit passes to include English Language, Economics and Mathematics.
Education / GeographyGeography/Physics plus two other Social Science/Arts subjectFive Credits at SSCE and or GCE O/L in English Language, Geography, Mathematics and two other relevant subjects.
Education / Social StudiesAny 3 of CRK, Economics, Geo/Physics, Govt. History and IRSFive Credits at SSCE and or GCE O/L in English Language, Pass in Mathematics and three other relevant subjects.
Education / Islamic StudiesIslamic/Arabic and two other social science or Arts subjectFive Credits at SSCE and or GCE O/L in English Language, IRS and three other relevant subjects.

FACULTY OF LAW

FACULTY / PROGRAMMEJAMB SUBJECT REQUIREDADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Common LawAny three of Arts or Social Science SubjectFive Credits at SSCE and or GCE O/L in English Language. Literature in English and three other relevant Arts, Social Sciences, or Science subject.
Islamic LawAny three Arts or Social Sciences subjects including Arabic or Islamic Studies.Five Credits at SSCE and or GCE O/L in English Language. Literature in English and three other relevant Arts, Social Sciences, or Science subject.

FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCES 

FACULTY / PROGRAMMEJAMB SUBJECT REQUIREDADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
AccountingMathematics, Economics + any Social subjectFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics, Economics and two other relevant subject.
Banking and FinanceMathematics, Economics plus one of Govt. and GeographyFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics, Economics and two other relevant subject.
Business AdministrationMathematics, Economics + any Social subjectFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics, Economics and two other relevant subject.
Public AdministrationGovernment, Economics and any other subjectFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Government, Economics Mathematics and any other Social Science or Arts subject.

FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCE 

FACULTY / PROGRAMMEJAMB SUBJECT REQUIREDADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Medicine Physics, Chemistry and BiologyFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.

FACULTY OF NATURAL SCIENCES 

FACULTY / PROGRAMMEJAMB SUBJECT REQUIREDADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
BiochemistryBiol, Chemistry, Physics/MathematicsFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.
BotanyFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.
ChemistryChemistry and two of Physics, Biology and MathematicsFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Biology or Agric. Science, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.
Computer ScienceFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any other two subjects preferably Further Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agric. Science, and Economics or Geography.
Earth Sciences (Geology)Any three of Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Biology and GeographyFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and Physics
Industrial ChemistryChemistry, Mathematics and any of Physics/Biology/Agric ScienceFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Biology or Agric. Science, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.
Mathematical SciencesMathematics and any two of Physics, Chemistry, Economics, Biology and AgricFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any other two subjects preferably Further Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agric. Science, and Economics or Geography.
StatisticsFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any other two subjects preferably Further Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agric. Science, and Economics or Geography.
MicrobiologyBiology, Chemistry and Physics or MathematicsFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.
PhysicsPhysics, Mathematics and Chemistry/BiologyFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any other two subjects preferably Further Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agric. Science, and Economics or Geography.
ZoologyFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.

FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES 

FACULTY / PROGRAMMEJAMB SUBJECT REQUIREDADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
EconomicsEconomics, Mathematics and any of Govt. History, Geography, Lit. in English, French and CRK/IRKFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Economics, Mathematics and any two other relevant subjects.
Geography and PlanningGeography and Two other Arts or Social Science SubjectsFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics, Geography and any two other relevant subjects in either Natural Sciences or Social Sciences.
Mass CommunicationAny three Arts and Social Science subjectFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Literature in English, Mathematics and any other two Arts and or Social Science subjects.
Political ScienceGovt./History and two other social science or Arts subjectsFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Government or History, Mathematics and any two other revenant subjects.
Sociology Three Social Science or Arts subjectFive Credits at SSCE and/or GCE O/L in English Language, Mathematics, Credit pass in either Economics, Geography or Government and any two other relevant subjects.

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