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JAMB Brochure for Political Science and International Relations Under Faculty of Social and Management Sciences


This part of the JAMB brochure shows you the requirements to apply for Political Science and International Relations under the Faculty of Social and Management Sciences in Nigeria. You will see the UTME subject combination needed to apply for the course, O’level requirements for UTME candidates, requirements such A’level, ND, HND, NCE, etc for Direct Entry candidates, as well as other information you require to successfully apply for the course.

List of Degree Awarding Institutions that Offer Political Science and International Relations

  • Crawford University
  • Crescent University
  • Godfrey Okoye University
  • Nigeria Turkish Nile University
  • Osun State University
  • Taraba State University
  • University of Abuja

JAMB UTME Subject Combination

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

Three Arts or Social Science subjects

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

(i) CRAWFORD requires English, Mathematics, Government and any Social Science subject or History

(ii) NTNU accepts Government/History/Civic Education and any two Arts or Social Sciences subjects.

(iii) UNIABUJA requires Government and any other two Arts or Social science subjects.

O’Level Requirements for UTME Candidates

To apply for Political Science and International Relations as a UTME candidate, you require: Five SSCE credit passes including English Language Government or History and at least a pass in Mathematics

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

(i) GO requires five SSCE credits passes in not more than two sittings in subjects which include English Language, Mathematics, Economics and Government.

(ii) UNIOSUN requires five ‘O’ level credit passes obtained at not more than one sitting in relevant subjects including English Language, Government and Mathematics and any other two subjects.

(iii) CRAWFORD Five ‘O’ level credit passes to include English, Government and 3 other subjects with at least pass in Mathematics

Requirements for Direct Entry Candidates

To apply for Political Science and International Relations as a Direct Entry candidate, you require: Two ‘A’ level passes in Government and one other Social Science subject

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

(i) UNIOSUN in addition to UTME requirement accepts second ‘A’ level pass in History, English Language, Literature in English and Mathematics.

(ii) CRAWFORD accepts
(a) two ‘A’ level passes in Government and any other Social Science subjects
(b) NCE – With at least Merit level.
(c) ND/HND in relevant subjects not lower than Lower Credit.

(iii) NTNU accepts any two A’ level passes in Arts or Social Sciences subjects, ND/HND (lower credit) or NCE (merit) in relevant fields.

(iv) UNIABUJA accepts two A level credit passes in Arts or Social science subjects. Or NCE (minimum10 points) /ND (upper credit) in social works and other relevant discipline in addition to the ‘O’ level requirements.

Credit: JAMB Interactive Brochure and Syllabus System


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