General Admission Requirements

 Federal University Lokoja O’Level and UTME Admission Requirements for the 2017/2018 Academic Session

 Admission into the Federal University, Lokoja shall be through the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) conducted by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB). In addition to attaining the general required standard in UTME, candidates must satisfy the general University requirement as well as the specific/Faculty and programmes requirements. All admissions shall be through JAMB.

FACULTY OF ARTS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

PROGRAMME

O’LEVEL REQUIREMENTS

UTME SUBJECTS

Economics

Five SSCE passes at credit level to include English Language, Mathematics, Economics and any two of Arts or Social Science subjects.

Economics, Mathematics and any of Government, History, Geography and Financial Accounting

English and Literary Studies

Five SSCE passes at credit level to include English Language and Literature-in-English and any other three of either Arts or Social Science subjects.

Literature in English and any other two Arts or Social Science subjects.

Geography

Five SSCE passes in English Language, Mathematics, Geography and any two from Arts and Social Sciences (Economics, Government and History) or Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Agricultural Science)

Geography and any two both from Arts and Social Sciences (Economics, Government and History) or both from Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics)

History and International  Studies

Five SSCE passes at credit level to include History or Government, English Language and any other three from Arts or Social Sciences.

History/Government and any other two subjects from Arts or Social Sciences.

Political Science

Five SSCE passes at credit level to include English Language, Government or History plus two social sciences subjects and any other subject. * A credit in Mathematics is compulsory.

History/Government plus one Social Science Subject and any other Arts or Social Sciences Subject

FACULTY OF SCIENCE

PROGRAMME

O’LEVEL REQUIREMENTS

UTME SUBJECTS

Biology

Five SSCE passes at credit level in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

Biology, Chemistry, and Mathematics/Physics.

Chemistry

Five SSCE passes at credit level to include English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

Biology, Chemistry, and Physics/Mathematics.

Computer Science

Five SSCE passes at credit level to include English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any other two science subjects.

Mathematics, Physics and any one of Chemistry, Agricultural Science/Biology.

Geology

Five SSCE passes at credit level in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other relevant science subject.

Any three of Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and Biology.

Mathematics

Five SSCE passes at credit level in English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any two of Chem, F. Maths, Geography or Biology/Agric. Sci.

Mathematics, Physics and any of Chemistry/Biology/Agricultural Science.

Statistics

Five SSCE passes at credit level in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, and any two of Chemistry, Biology/Agric. Sci., Econs/Geography

Mathematics and any two of Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Econs/Geography.

Physics

Five SSCE passes at credit level in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any one of the following subjects: Biology, Geography or Agricultural Science

Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry

                                                                                                     

ENTRY REQUIREMENT FOR 2018/2019 DIRECT ENTRY ADMISSIONS

FACULTY OF ARTS & SOCIAL SCIENCES

S/N

 

 

PROGRAMME

 

 

O’LEVEL REQUIREMENT

MINIMUM REQUIREMENT FOR DIRECT ENTRY ADMISSIONS

IJMB / GCE A’LEVEL

 

NCE

 

OND

 

HND

 

Bachelor’s Degree

Min. Aggt. Points

0 to 16

Subject Requirement

1.        

ECONOMICS

5 Credit passes at not more than 2 sittings in Eng., Maths, Econs & any 2 relevant Arts & Soc. Sci. subj. such as Fin. Acct, Geography & Govt./Hist.

12

2 A’ Level Passes in Econs & any one of Maths, Statistics, Geography, Financial Acct, Business Mgt., History & Govt.

At least Merit pass in 2 NCE teaching subjects including Economics

Minimum of Upper credit in Dip. in Acct. Bus. Admin., Mktg. & Bank. & Fin. (not more than 5 yrs.)

Minimum of Upper credit in Dip. in Acct. Bus. Admin., Mktg. & Bank. & Fin. (not more than 5 yrs.)

Minimum of 3rd Class in relevant courses from any recognized institution.

2.        

ENGLISH

5 Credit passes in not more than 2 sittings in English, Lit. in English & any other 3 of either Arts or Soc. Sci. Subjects.

8

2 A’ Level Passes to include Lit. & one other Arts or Soc. Sci. Subj. (Not less than a ‘B’ or combination of a ‘B’, ‘C’ & ‘E’

At least Credit Pass in 3 Subjects areas including Lit. in English

Minimum of Upper credit in relevant courses from any recognized institution.

Minimum of Upper credit in relevant courses from any recognized institution.

Minimum of 3rd Class in relevant courses from any recognized institution.

3.        

GEOGRAPHY

5 Credits passes in not more than 2 sittings in Geo., Eng., Maths & any 2 other subjects which must both be from Arts & Soc. Sci. (Hist., Govt., Econs) or Natural Science (Biology/ Agric., Chem., Phy) both not from both groups

6

2 A’ Level Passes in Geo & any one of History/Government, Economics, or Biology/Agric., Chemistry, Physics, Geology & Mathematics

Minimum of Credit pass in Geography

Minimum of Upper Credit in Cart., Land Surveying & GIS/Geo-informatics

Minimum of Upper Credit in Cart., Land Surveying & GIS/Geo-informatics

Minimum of 3rd Class from Economics, Geology, Land Surveying, Cartography., GIS/Geo-Informatics

4.        

HISTORY

Five SSCE passes at credit level in not more than 2 sittings to include History or Government, English Language and any other three from Arts or Social Sciences.

10

2 A’ Level Passes in History/Government & any other Arts or Soc. Sci.

Minimum of Credit passes in 3 major subjects

Minimum of Upper Credit in relevant courses from any recognized institution

Minimum of Upper Credit in relevant courses from any recognized institution

 

5.        

POLITICAL SCIENCE

5 Credit Passes in not more than 2 sittings to include English, Maths, Govt. / Hist. plus two Soc. Sci. Subjects & any other subject.

-

2 A’ Level Passes to include History/ Government & one other Arts or Soc. Sci.

Minimum of Credit pass in 3 major subjects

Minimum of Upper Credit in Pub. Adm. & LG Studies or other cognate courses

Minimum of Lower Credit in Pub. Adm. & LG Studies or other cognate courses

Minimum of 3rd Class in Law or Education Courses & Arts, Soc. Sci. Courses

 

FACULTY OF SCIENCE

S/N

PROGRAMME

O’LEVEL REQUIREMENT

MINIMUM REQUIREMENT FOR DIRECT ENTRY ADMISSIONS

IJMB / GCE A’LEVEL

 

NCE

 

OND

 

HND

 

Bachelor’s Degree

Min. Aggt. Points

0 to 16

Subject Requirement

1.                    

BIOLOGY

5 Credit Passes in not more than two sittings in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chem. and Physics.

8

2 A’ Level Passes to include Biology/ Botany/ Zoology & Chemistry, Maths or Physics

Credit pass in Biology/ Agric Sci. / Lab. Tech & any related subject combination

Minimum of Upper Credit in any related field

 

 

2.                    

CHEMISTRY

5 Credit Passes in not more than 2 sittings to include English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry & Biology

6

2 A’ Level Passes in Chemistry & any other of Mathematics, Physics or Biology

Minimum of Credit pass in Chem. & either Biology/Physics/ Mathematics

Minimum of Upper Credit in Polymer Chemistry, Color Chem., Sci. Lab. Tech & Analytical Chemistry

Lower Credit in Polymer Chem., Color Chem., Sci. Lab. Tech & Analytical Chemistry

 

3.                    

COMPUTER SCIENCE

 

5 Credit Passes in not more than 2 sittings to include English, Mathematics, Physics, & any other two Science Subjects from (Biology/Agric., Chemistry & Computer Science.

9

IJMB: 2 A’ Level Passes in Maths & any one of Phy, Chem. or Bio. / Zoology/Botany

GCE A’L: 2 A’ Level Passes to include Comp. Sci. / Info. Tech & any one of Phy, Maths, Chem. & Bio.

Minimum of Credit pass in Computer Sci./Maths/ Comp. Studies & any other relevant subject combination

Minimum of Upper Credit in Computer Science

Minimum of Upper Credit in Computer Science

 

4.                    

GEOLOGY

5 Credit Passes in not more than 2 sittings in English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other relevant science subject.

8

2 A’ Level Passes from Geology, Chemistry, Physics & Mathematics

NCE Holders are not needed

Minimum of Upper Credit in Geology, Mining Engr., Min. Resources. & Geophysics

Lower Credit in Geology, Mining Engr., Mineral Resources & Geophysics

Minimum of 3rd Class in B.Sc. –Chem., Bio, Phy & B.Eng.: Mining Engr. & Chem Engr

5.                    

MATHEMATICS

5 Credit Passes in not more than 2 sittings to include English, Maths, Physics, & any two of Chemistry, F-Maths., Geography or Biology/Agric.

9

2 A’ Level Passes to include Maths & any one of Physics, Geography, Chem., Biology, Economics or Statistics

Credit Pass in Mathematics & any other relevant subject comb.

Minimum of Upper Credit in Statistics or Computer Science

Minimum of Lower Credit in Maths or any other relevant combination

 

6.                    

PHYSICS

5 Credit Passes in not more than 2 sittings to include English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any one of the following subjects: Biology, Geography or Agricultural Science

10

2 A’ Level Passes to include Physics & any one of Mathematics or Chemistry

Credit in Physics & Mathematics or any other relevant subject combination.

Minimum of Upper Credit in Science Lab. Tech., Electronics & Electrical Engineering

Minimum of Lower Credit in Engineering or any other relevant discipline

Minimum of Pass Degree in Physics, Engineering and any other relevant discipline