JAMB Subject Combination for Mathematics

Mathematics JAMB combination » Admission requirements to study Mathematics in any accredited Nigerian university.

The Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics is competitive. Knowing the prerequisites will enable you have seamless registration and also avoid unnecessary mistakes.

This page provides the following:

  • Mathematics O’Level Subjects and Requirements;
  • Mathematics Direct Entry Subject and Requirements;
  • Mathematics UTME Subjects Combination;
  • And other useful information that will enable you to make the right choices so that you gain admission to study Mathematics.

Please read the Mathematics programme admission requirements below carefully. If you meet the required prerequisites you may proceed with your UTME/Direct Entry registration.


PLEASE NOTE: There are variations to the requirements listed below in some universities. In that case, it’s advisable you make references to the PDF version of JAMB Brochure.

List of Universities Offering Mathematics

UTME and Direct Entry Requirements to Study Mathematics

Direct Entry Requirement for Mathematics:

  • (i) Two (2) A Level passes in Mathematics and any other science subject.
  • (ii) NCE merit in Mathematics and one (1) of Physics, Chemistry or Economics.

UTME Requirement for Mathematics:

  • Five (5) SSC credit passes including English Language, Mathematics and Physics or Chemistry.

UTME Subject combination for Mathematics:

  • Mathematics and any two (2) of Physics, Chemistry and Economics or Geography.

NOTE: Kindly make references to JAMB Brochure for remarks/waiver for Mathematics. CLICK HERE TO ACCESS JAMB BROCHURE.