This part of the JAMB brochure shows you the requirements to apply for Home and Rural Economics under the Faculty of Administration in Nigerian polytechnics and monotechnics. You will see the UTME subject combination needed to apply for the course, O’level requirements for UTME candidates, requirements for Direct Entry candidates, as well as other information you require to successfully apply for the course.

List of Polytechnics / Monotechnics that Offer Home and Rural Economics

  • Akperan Orshi College Of Agriculture
  • Anambra State College Of Agriculture
  • Binyaminu Usman College Of Agriculture
  • College Of Agriculture, Jalingo
  • College Of Agriculture, Lafia
  • College Of Agriculture, Zuru
  • Federal College Of Agriculture, Moor Plantation
  • Federal College Of Land Resources Technology, Owerri
  • Federal Polytechnic, Oko
  • Hassan Usman Katsina Poly
  • Mahammed Lawan College Of Agriculture, Maiduguri
  • Niger State College Of Agriculture, Mokwa
  • Oyo State College Of Agriculture
  • Plateau State College Of Agriculture, Garkawa
  • Samaru College Of Agriculture

JAMB UTME Subject Combination

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

Agricultural Science 
and any other subject.

O’Level Requirements for UTME Candidates

To apply for Home and Rural Economics as a UTME candidate, you require: Three other subjects from: 
Business Methods, 
Religious Knowledge,

Any Nigerian Language, 
Bookkeeping and Principles of Accounts History, 
Clothing and Textile, 
Plus credit passes in 
English Language and Mathematics

Requirements for Direct Entry Candidates

To apply for Home and Rural Economics as a Direct Entry candidate, you require: (i) PLASCAG requires one Science subject, another subject from Mathematics, Geography, Economics, Social Science, Religious Knowledge and any Nigerian Language.

(ii) FCAMP requires credit passes in Biology/Agricultural Science and any four other relevant subjects