WAEC and JAMB Subjects Combination for Political Science
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WAEC And JAMB Subjects Combination For Political Science – Are you confused about the right WAEC or JAMB subject combination that will be suitable for your course – Political Science?

Then you have gotten to the perfect page that will give you information on all that you need based on the aforementioned challenges.

However, in this article, I will be giving you the list of all the subject combinations for WAEC and JAMB, so keep reading this post for all the details.

Having said that let us see what subject combination means in this context, before diving into the main focus of the post.

WAEC and JAMB Subjects Combination for Political Science

What Is The Meaning Of Subject Combination

The subject combination is a process of selecting the subjects that best suit the course that a candidate or student wants to study at the tertiary institution. The selected subjects must be what the University of the candidate accepts for studying the course.

Sometimes, the wrong subject can be chosen by the student during registration, whether for WAEC or JAMB, and where this happens, the students may be disqualified by the University if the subject did not meet their requirements for studying the course say — Political Science.

About Political Science As A Course 

As a course, political science is a course that is offered in almost all the Universities in Nigeria. The study of politics will help to familiarise people with happenings in the government since everyone is been affected directly by the government.

Most people think that politics is a dirty game, and as such studying political science in the University is not their thing. The reason is that they believe that studying political science at University can only land them a career in politics, which is a wrong notion.

In the course of this, political scientists are out to study the following:

  • The processes of government
  • Study of the institutions of government 
  •  Study of the behavior of the people in government 
  •  Study citizen’s interactions with their government

They also want to understand how power, authority, rules, constitutions, and laws affect the lives of the people. The major focus of political science is on human behavior, both individually and collectively.

What Is Political Science?

Political science is a social science that studies politics, government, and public policy. This includes the practice of government and politics at the local, state, national, and international levels.

WAEC And JAMB Subjects Combination For Political Science

Now let us see what the subject combination for political science looks like. This is the section that you have to pay much attention to, so that you don’t miss anything, it is the crux of this post.

Political science, just like every other course has its own WAEC and JAMB subjects combination. I would like to take each concept one after a time for both WAEC and JAMB, in this order:

  • WAEC subjects combination 
  • And JAMB subject combination.

WAEC Subjects Combination for Political Science

What do you understand by WAEC subject combination? This means the right or suitable subjects that all the candidates who want to study political science in the University should select, register, and sit for, during their SSCE.

There are nine subjects that WAEC candidates have to register and sit for, and they must be subjects that will tally with the course they have chosen to study in the tertiary institution.

However, below are the right subjects that will make the right combination for those who intend to study political science at the University:

  1. English Language
  2. Mathematics
  3. Civic Education
  4. Economics
  5. Commerce
  6. Government
  7. Literature In English
  8. Marketing
  9. IRS/CRS

JAMB Subjects Combination for Political Science

What do you understand by JAMB subject combination? This means the suitable subjects that all the candidates who want to study political science in the University should select, register, and sit for, during their JAMB UTME.

There are only 4 (Four) subjects that JAMB candidates have to register and sit for, and they must be subjects that will related to the course they have chosen to study at the University of their choice.

However, below are the right subjects that will make the right combination for JAMB UTME candidates who intend to study political science at the University:

  1. English Language
  2. Government/History
  3. And 3 other social science courses which can be from (Literature, Economics).

UTME Admission Requirements for Political Science

What are the UTME requirements that prospective students of political science should meet, to be qualified for admission into any Nigerian University?

Political science prospective students must meet the following basic admission requirements:

  • Candidates are required to possess Five (5) SSCE/WASSCE credits, English Language, Government/History, and must be included.
  • Moreso, candidates with at least a pass in Mathematics, will be accepted.

DE Requirement for Political Science

Now let’s see what direct entry students will have to present as requirements for admission. For direct entry students who want to study political science, you have to meet these admission requirements below:

  • Three (3) A-Level passes, in government/History, English Language, and other social science subjects.
  • NCE merit in relevant subjects.
  • Credit in National Diploma

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FAQs

Is Mathematics compulsory to study political science?

Political science does not require mathematics, but you need to pass your Mathematics in your SSCE/WASSCE. Some universities even accept a pass in Mathematics from students who want to study political science in the University.

What is the study duration for political science?

Political science course is studied for only four year period. It does not take a long period like other courses like law.

Which University offers in Nigeria?

The following list of Universities are tertiary institutions that offer computer engineering: 

  • Abia State University, Uturu
  • Achievers University Owo
  • Adamawa State University, Mubi
  • Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko
  • Adeleke University, Ede, Osun State
  • Afe Babalola University , Ado-Ekiti
  • Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
  • Akwa Ibom State University, Ikot-Akpaden
  • Al-Qalam University, Katsina
  • Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
  • Anambra State University, Uli
  • Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo
  • Bauchi State University, Gadau,
  • Bayero University, Kano
  • Benue State University, Makurdi
  • Bingham University, Karu
  • Bowen University, Iwo
  • Caleb University, Imota
  • Caritas University, Amorji-Nike, Enugu
  • Chrisland University, Owode, Ogun State
  • Christopher University, Mowe, Ogun State
  • Covenant University, Canaan Land, Ota
  • Delta State University, Abraka
  • Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki
  • Edwin Clark University, Kiagbodo, Delta State
  • Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti
  • Federal University, Birnin-Kebbi, Kebbi State
  • Federal University, Dutsin-Ma, Katsina State
  • Federal University, Gashua, Yobe State
  • Federal University, Gusau, Zamfara State
  • Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State
  • Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State
  • Federal University, Lokoja, Kogi State
  • Federal University, Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State
  • Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa State
  • Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State
  • Fountain University, Osogbo
  • Godfrey Okoye University, Urgwuomu- Nike
  • Gombe State University, Tudun Wada, Gombe
  • Gregory University, Uturu, Abia State
  • Hezekiah University, Umudi, Imo State
  • Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai
  • Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji
  • Kaduna State University, Kaduna
  • Kogi State University, Anyigba
  • Kwara State University, Malete, Ilorin
  • Madonna University, Okija
  • Nasarawa State University, Keffi
  • Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island
  • Nigerian Police Academy, Wudil, Kano State
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
  • Novena University Ogume
  • Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
  • Obong University, Obong, Ntak
  • Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu
  • Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye
  • Plateau State University, Bokkos
  • Redeemers University
  • Renaissance University, Ojiagu-Agbani, Enugu
  • Ritman University, Akwa-Ibom State
  • Sokoyo State University, Sokoto
  • Southwestern University, Okun-Owa, 
  • Summit Univerity, Offa, Kwara State
  • Tansain University, Oba, Anambra State
  • Umaru Musa Yaradua University, Katsina
  • University Of Calabar, Calabar
  • University Of Ibadan, Ibadan
  • University Of Ilorin, Ilorin
  • University Of Jos, Jos
  • University Of Lagos
  • University Of Maiduguri
  • University Of Mkar, Gboko
  • The University Of Nigeria Nsukka
  • University Of Uyo
  • Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto
  • Wellspring University, Benin City
  • Wesley University Of Science And Technology. Ondo
  • Yobe State University, Damaturu

Conclusion

Thank you for reading on to the last word, now you can go ahead with your registration, having known the subject combinations for WAEC and JAMB that will help you to study your desired political science course.

Amos Nya
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