JAMB Brochure For Local Government Studies – Institutions, UTME Subjects & Requirements


This is JAMB brochure for Local Government Studies under the Faculty of Social and Management Sciences (polytechnics and monotechnics). This brochure will guide you on polytechnics and monotechnics offering Local Government Studies 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.

polytechnics and monotechnics Offering Local Government Studies Course In Nigeria

Here list of polytechnics and monotechnics offering Local Government Studies in Nigeria

  • 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

O’Level Subject Subject Combination For Local Government Studies

To study Local Government Studies in any polytechnics and monotechnics in Nigeria, it is required to have 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,

UTME Subjects Combination For Local Government Studies Course

English Language is compulsory for all courses. The other three subjects required for Local Government Studies under the Faculty of Social and Management Sciences in the polytechnics and monotechnics are:

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

Direct Entry Requirements for Local Government Studies

(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 SubjectsS

(i)ABUTH :accepts Literature in English, CRS/IRS


Waiver For UTME Candidates


Waiver For Direct Entry Candidates


Credit: JAMB Interactive Brochure and Syllabus System


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