This part of the JAMB brochure shows you the requirements to apply for Sociology under the Faculty of Arts and Humanities 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 Sociology

  • Covenant University
  • Federal University, Kashere
  • Federal University, Ndufu-alike
  • Plateau State University

JAMB UTME Subject Combination

In UTME, note that English Language is mandatory for all courses. The other three subjects required to study Sociology under the Faculty of Arts and Humanities in the institutions listed above are:

Government/History plus two other Social Science/Arts subject

O’Level Requirements for UTME Candidates

To apply for Sociology as a UTME candidate, you require: Five SSCE credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, History/Government/Economics one Science subject and ant Arts or Social Science subject

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

(i) PLASU requires credit pass in English Language and three Social science or Arts subjects plus at least a pass in Mathematics.