JAMB Subject Combination for Software Engineering

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

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

This page provides the following:

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

Please read the Software Engineering 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 Software Engineering and Requirements.

Software Engineering [1]

Direct Entry Requirement:

  • A Level passes ND/NCE at Credit/merit levels and HND lower credit in relevant programmes into 200 and 300 levels.

UTME Requirement:

  • Five (5) SSC credit passes in Mathematics, English Language and three (3) other Science subjects.

UTME Subject combination:

  • Maths, Economics and any one of Chemistry, Physics, Biology or Geography.

Software Engineering [2]

Direct Entry Requirement:

  • (i) Two (2) A Level passes in science subjects including Mathematics
  • (ii) NCE merit in Mathematics and one (1) other Science or Social Science subject.

UTME Requirement:

  • Five (5) SSC credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Physics plus two (2) other Science subjects.

UTME Subject combination:

  • Mathematics, Physics and one (1) of Biology, Chemistry, Agric Science, Economics and Geography.

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