WAEC and JAMB Subject for Business Administration – Under Administration
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This page contains official WAEC and JAMB subject combination (admission requirements) for Business Administration – Under Administration, including the List of Nigeria Universities Offering this Course, A-level requirements and much more.
JAMB officially classified this course under the Faculty of Administration.
Probable Degree type – B.Sc (Hons.) and B.A. (Hons)
You must be a Commercial student or Art student with a good background Commercial subjects for you to study this course in Nigeria Universities, and that’s can only be possible if you meet admission requirements. This page literally covers answers to questions related to O level and A-level admission requirement.
That is, the WAEC subject combination (requirements), JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements), Direct Entry requirements, Special consideration (waivers) and the required screening documents for admission into Nigeria universities. In other to help you avoid having difficulties with getting admission in Nigeria Universities, we have some post that will be of benefit to you. You can always ignore!
It is believed that only females major in this course but this degree programme is targeted at students seeking and preparing for a career in business and closely related fields. This provides students wider knowledge in the area of business, both on a theoretical and practical perspective. Students will learn the vital skills that efficient managers require to survive and win in today’s marketplace.
WAEC subject combination (requirements) for Business Administration
You’re expected to have at least 5 credits on the required WAEC subject combination needed to study Business Administration in Nigeria universities.
The required subject combination must include:
Plus any two of Accounting, Business Methods, Commerce, Govt, Geog, and Statistics.
A trade subject
The above WAEC subject combination is also applicable to other O’level examinations such as NECO and GCE. So now that you know the compulsory O level requirement to study Business Administration, let also look at UTME and Direct requirements and course descriptions.
JAMB UTME subject combination (requirements) for Business Administration
Prepare yourself well so you can score above 200 in JAMB UTME to be on a safe side (Just a piece of advice) because anything short of this score may deny you Admission/Post UTME. Of course, if you have a score below 180, you can consider College of Education or Polytechnic…
Please note – JAMB is not the only option for admission. If you’re having troubles JAMB UTME maybe it’s time you pass through IJBM, JUBEB, ND or Predegree.
JAMB UTME subject combinations (subjects to write in jamb) to study Business Administration are
Plus one other subject
Now, these are the courses you may likely study under Business Administration degree programme. You can call it a course outline! You may not have it arranged this way in the University of your choice but you will definitely meet all these courses
The list of courses under Business Administration – course outline;
Direct Entry requirement (required A-level result) to study Business Administration
Two ‘A’ level passes chosen from Economics, Accounts, Business Management, Government, Geography or Statistics
If for some reasons you are not satisfied or cannot meet up with this admission requirement that is the subject combination above, perhaps you should consider taking a look at Polytechnic or College of Education related course subject requirements. You can also study online with a foreign university right from your bedroom or apply for a scholarship to study abroad. Education is now a choice. And please before you make a decision on which University to choose, please consider
The SSCE O level and A-level subject combination (requirements) had been listed above but, some Universities may accept D7 or E8 in some a compulsory subject instead of Credit. And some may accept or reject two sittings. That is combinations of WAEC, NECO, or GCE results. You will know more when you take a look at the special consideration (waiver) for this course if available. Please take note that when you see Check, it simply means the special consideration for this course had been merge with a related course to save space. So it is advisable to click the link or search with the search bar…
What is Direct Entry Special Consideration (waiver) to study Business Administration
(i) Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye accepts NCE/ND/HND. (ii) University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) accepts: (a) AIB or other Professional qualifications and HND in relevant fields. (b) NCE/ND/HND
(iii) Gombe State University, Gombe and University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) requires two ‘A’ level passes in Economics and any other subject.
(iv) University of Uyo accepts HND (lower credit) ND (Upper Credit) in relevant fields.
(v) River State University of Science and Technology (RSUST), Igbinedion University Okada, Ekiti State University and Benue State University, Makurdi – as in Accountancy.
(vi) Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria requires candidates wishing to specialise in Actuarial Science to have ‘A’ level Mathematics.
(vii) University of Jos (UNIJOS) acceptsND (lower credit), Delta State University, Abraka (DELSU) andBayero University, Kano (BUK) (upper credit) in relevant Discipline.
(viii) Benson Idahosa University, Benin City accepts ND/HND credit in Business/Accounting or related fields.
(ix) University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT) – No Direct Entry
(xi) Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye, Evangel University, Akaeze and University of Uyo –Same as in Banking and Finance.
(xii) Adamawa State University Mubi (ADSU) – As in Public Administration.
(xiii) Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka (UNIZIK) accepts Mathematics but not Geography.
(xiv) Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba requires ‘A’ level pass in Economics or Business Administration.
(xvii) Madonna University, Okija, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki and Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uliaccept ND (not below lower credit), AIB and Degree/HND in relevant field.
(xviii) University of Calabar (UNICAL) accepts ND in Business Admin at credit/merit level. A/L passes in Geography and Govt. not acceptable.
(xix) Usumanu Danfodiyo University (UDUSOK) – as applicable to Accounting.
(xx) Gombe State University, Gombe accepts NCE in relevant subject.
(xxii) Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba accepts National Diploma (Upper Credit) in relevant discipline or HND (Lower Credit) plus UTME requirements.
(xxiii) Nasarawa State University Keffi (NSUK) accepts HND at Lower Credit, AIB or other Professional qualifications in relevant fields or IJMB in relevant subjects not below 10 points.
(xxiv) American University of Nigeria, Yola (AUN) same as in Finance
(xxv) Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria acceptstwo ‘A’/L/IJMB passes in Management/Social Science subjects one of which must be in Economics.
(xxvi) Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki accepts HND, NCE/ND pass at Merit level in relevant fields in addition to ‘O’ level requirement. ND must be in Upper Credit level.
(xxviii) Mcpherson University, Seriki Sotayo, Ajebo accepts a) JUPEB/IJMB/ATS (Final)of ICAN or approved equivalent in related disciplines. b) AIB or other professional qualifications in relevant fields.
(xxix) Wellspring University, Evbuobanosa – Edo State accepts ND, NCE, IJMB, NABTEB A/L, HND passes at credit/lower credit level in relevant subjects/courses in addition to O’ level requirement.
(xxx) Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu (ESUT) accepts ND in relevant discipline within the Faculty in to 200 level in addition to UTME requirements.
(xxxi) University of Abuja, Gwagwalada accepts Two A-level credit in Economics, Commerce, NCE or ND at Upper Credit level or 10 points in IJMB in relevant discipline in addition to the ‘O’ level requirements.
(xxxii) University of Lagos (UNILAG) requires Very good passes in three JUPEB/A’ Level subjects: Economics and any two of Financial Accounting, Business Management, Government, Geography and Mathematics.
What is WAEC, NECO, GCE, Special Consideration (waiver) to study Business Administration
(i) Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka (UNIZIK) accepts a pass in Economics
(ii) University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) – As in Banking and Finance.
(iii) Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka (UNIZIK)accepts English, Maths and any 3 relevant subjects.
(iv) Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, River State University of Science and Technology (RSUST) and Niger Delta University Yenagoa (NDU), University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT) -Same as in Accountancy
(v) University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT) does not accept commercial subjects.
(vi) University of Abuja, Gwagwalada and Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uli accept Commerce in lieu of Economics
(vii) American University of Nigeria, Yola (AUN) same as in Finance
(viii) Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria requires five SSCE credit including English Language, Economic, Mathematics and any other two subjects
(ix) Plateau State University Bokkos (PLASU) – Same as in Accounting
(x) Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba requires two other credit in from Commerce, Accounting, Geography and Government.
(xi) University of Lagos (UNILAG) requires credit in English Language, Mathematics, Economics, and any two of Financial Accounting, Government, Geography, CRS/IRS, Business Management.
What is JAMB UTME Special Consideration (waiver) to study Business Administration
(i) Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye – the third subject should bea Social Science subject.
(ii) University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN), Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uli and University of Uyo –Same as in Banking and Finance
(iii) Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka (UNIZIK)- Economics is not compulsory.
(iv) Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, River State University of Science and Technology (RSUST) and University of Lagos (UNILAG): Same as in Accountancy.
(v) American University of Nigeria, Yola (AUN) same as in Finance
(vi) Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria requires Economics, Mathematics and any Management or Social Science subjects.
(vii) Evangel University, Akaeze accepts Mathematics or Economics plus any two relevant Arts or Social Science subjects.