JAMB Brochure For Social Works – Institutions, UTME Subjects & Requirements


This is JAMB brochure for Social Works under the Faculty of Social and Management Sciences. This brochure will guide you on institutions offering Social Works course in Nigeria,  UTME subject combination for the course, O’level requirements for UTME candidates, A’level, ND, HND, NCE, requirements for Direct Entry candidates, and other necessary information.

Universities Offering Social Works Course In Nigeria

Here list of universities offering Marketing in Nigeria

  • Babcock University
  • Nigerian Police Academy, Wudil, Kano State
  • Redeemer’s University
  • University of Benin
  • University of Calabar
  • University of Ilorin
  • University of Lagos
  • University of Nigeria


O’Level Subject Subject Combination For Social Works

To study Social Works in any university in Nigeria, it is required to have Five SSCE credits including English Language and Mathematics

UTME Subjects Combination For Social Works  Course

English Language is compulsory for all courses. The other three subjects required for Social Works under the Faculty of Social and Management Sciences n the institutions are:

Mathematics, Economics/Geography and any other subject


Direct Entry Requirements for Social Works

Two ‘A’ level passes in any subjects.


Waiver For UTME Candidates

(i) UNILAG requires English Language, Mathematics plus two Social Science subjects and one Arts subject.

(ii) UNN requires Five O’ level credit passes which must include English Language and any three Arts or Social Science Subjects.

(iii) REDEEMER’S requires Five ‘O’ Level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics and three subjects in Social Sciences or Arts.

(iv) UNICAL accept a pass in Mathematics.

(v) UNIBEN requires five O’ level credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Economics, Government, Geography or any other Social Science subject.

Waiver For Direct Entry Candidates

(i) UNN accepts two ‘A’ level passes plus UTME requirement.

(ii) UNIBEN accepts in addition to O’ level requirements either
(a) Two A’ level passes to include Government or History.
(b) National Diploma (ND) with at least an Upper credit-level pass in relevant discipline from a recognised Polytechnic or College of Technology.
(c) Higher National Diploma (HND) with at least a Lower credit level pass in relevant discipline from a recognised polytechnic or college of Technology.
(d) National Certificate of Education (NCE) with at least a credit –level pass in a Social Science subject from a recognised College of Education. In addition, candidates should have at least an overall merit level pass.

(iii) UNILAG accepts;
(a) Very good passes in three (3) JUPEB/A-LEVEL subjects: Any three (3) of Economics, Government, Geography, History and CRS/IRS.
(b) University of Lagos Diploma in Social Development and Administration (SDA) with at least one year post qualification experience.
(c) Candidates must satisfy O/Level requirement.

Credit: JAMB Interactive Brochure and Syllabus System


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