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JAMB Brochure for Local Government Studies Under Faculty of Social and Management Sciences

This part of the JAMB brochure shows you the requirements to apply for Local Government Studies under the Faculty of Social and Management Sciences in Nigerian polytechnics and monotechnics. You will see the UTME subject combination needed to apply for the course, O’level requirements for UTME candidates, requirements for Direct Entry candidates, as well as other information you require to successfully apply for the course.

List of Polytechnics / Monotechnics that Offer Local Government Studies

  • Abdul-Gusau Polytechnic
  • Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital
  • Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic
  • Bayelsa State College Of Arts And Science
  • Nacabs Polytechnic
  • Nasarawa State Polytechnic
  • Niger State Polytechnic
  • Polytechnic Of Sokoto
  • Ramat Polytechnic
  • The Polytechnic, Ibadan
  • Waziri Umaru Fed. Polytechnic Birnin Kebbi

JAMB UTME Subject Combination

In UTME, note that English Language is mandatory for all courses. The other three subjects required to study Local Government Studies under the Faculty of Social and Management Sciences in the institutions listed above are:

Government or History and any two of Economics, Commerce, Geography and Mathematics

O’Level Requirements for UTME Candidates

To apply for Local Government Studies as a UTME candidate, you require: English Language (not Literature in English) and Mathematics and any three subjects from the following:
Economics/Commerce,Business Methods,Principles of Accounts,Literature in English,Geography, Office Practice, Government,Biology/Agricultural Science,

Requirements for Direct Entry Candidates

To apply for Local Government Studies as a Direct Entry candidate, you require: (i)IBADANPOLY and ABUTH require credit passes
to include English Language and at least a pass
in Mathematics.

(ii)IBDANPOLY does not accept history.

(iii)PLSPOLY :requires O/L credit passes in English
Language, pass in Mathematics, and three other credit
from Government/History, Economics,Commerce, Geography, Biology/Agric. Sci, IRK/CRK.

(iv)KANPOLY :accepts Certificate in Local Government Studies or Public Administration of KanoPoly plus five relevant credit passes in Mathematics, English
Language, Economics, Accounts, Government/History,
Biology, Agric Science, Geography, Commerce.

(v)NACABS : accepts Certificate Course of the College or from any recognised institution OR any other qualification recognized by the College Academic Board.

UTME Subjects

(i)ABUTH :accepts Literature in English, CRS/IRS and Agricultural Science/Biology among optional subjects.

Credit: JAMB Interactive Brochure and Syllabus System


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