Do you want to study Mathematics? Are you looking for JAMB or WAEC subject combination for Mathematics? If so, am happy to inform you that JAMB and WAEC Subject combination for Mathematics has been released and is now available.


All JAMB and WAEC candidates who are interested in studying or having a career in Mathematics are hereby informed that JAMB and WAEC subject combination for Mathematics for 2020/2021 academic session has been released.

What is Mathematics about?

Mathematics  has to do with the intensive study of abstract structures and geometrical objects, and the discovery and description of the laws that govern them. The principal aim of a degree in Mathematics is a broad education in the fundamentals of mathematics that allows graduates to independently acquire further knowledge for their future professional work.

Mathematics degree graduates are respected for their excellent quantitative and problem- solving abilities and win a wide range of rewarding positions in the public and private sectors. There has been an increase in the number of students studying mathematics being employed in banking, finance, insurance and risk-management

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JAMB UTME Subject Combination for Mathematics

For you to be on a safe side it is better if you aim for a score of 180 – 200 and above in JAMB UTME because anything short of that may deny you of Admission/Post UTME. Of course, if you have a score below 180, you can consider College of Education or Polytechnic.

JAMB UTME subject combination (subject to write in jamb) for Mathematics are

  1. English Language
  2. Mathematics
  3. Either of Physics or Chemistry
  4. Any of Economics or Geography. .

O level/WAEC Subject Combination For Mathematics

The subjects needed to study Mathematics in WAEC must contain five (5) credit. This subject combination is also applicable to NECO AND GCE.

The O level requirement that is the compulsory WAEC subject combination for Mathematics are:

  1. English Language
  2. Mathematics
  3. And Physics or Chemistry.
  4. Trade Subject

Places Where One can work with a Degree in Mathematics

Various Career opportunities in Mathematics include;

  • Acoustic consultant.
  • Actuarial analyst.
  • Actuary.
  • Chartered accountant.
  • Chartered certified accountant.
  • Data analyst.
  • Data scientist.
  • Investment analyst.
  • Secondary school teacher.
  • Software engineer.
  • Statistician.

List of Nigeria Universities Offering Mathematics.

Below contains various Universities in Nigeria that one can study Mathematics and they are as follows;

  • Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
  • Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba
  • Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
  • Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti – Ekiti State
  • Abia State University, Uturu
  • University of Abuja, Gwagwalada
  • Achievers University, Owo
  • Adamawa State University Mubi
  • Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin
  • Anchor University Ayobo Lagos State
  • Arthur Javis University Akpoyubo Cross River State
  • Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uli
  • Adeleke University Ede
  • Augustine University
  • Ajayi Crowther University, Ibadan
  • Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo
  • Bauchi State University, Gadau
  • Bauchi State University, Gadau
  • Bayero University, Kano
  • Baze University
  • University of Benin (UNIBEN)
  • ECWA Bingham University, New Karu
  • Benson Idahosa University, Benin City
  • Bowen University, Iwo
  • Benue State University, Makurdi
  • Caleb University, Lagos
  • Chrisland University
  • Clifford University Owerrinta Abia State
  • Coal City University Enugu State
  • Crown Hill University Eiyenkorin, Kwara State
  • Cross River State University of Science & Technology, Calabar
  • Crescent University (CUAB)
  • Delta State University, Abraka
  • Dominican University Ibadan Oyo State,
  • Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki,
  • Edo University Iyamo
  • Edwin Clark University, Kaigbodo
  • Ekiti State University, Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin
  • Eastern Palm University Ogboko
  • Imo State, Evangel University, Akaeze
  • Federal University, Dutse, Jigawa State
  • Federal University, Dutsin-Ma, Katsina
  • Federal University Gashua, Yobe (FUUmar Suleiman College of Education, Gashua
  • Federal University, Gusau Zamfara
  • Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State (FUKASHERE)
  • Federal University, Birnin Kebbi (FUBK)
  • Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State (FULAFIA)
  • Federal University, Lokoja, Kogi State (FULOKOJA)
  • Federal University, Ndifu-Alike, Ebonyi State (FUNAI)
  • Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa (FUOTUOKE)
  • Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State
  • Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State (FUWUKARI)
  • Fountain Unversity, Oshogbo
  • Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB)
  • Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun (FUPRE)
  • Federal University of Technology, Akure
  • Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO)
  • Godfrey Okoye University, Ugwuomu-Nike – Enugu State
  • Gregory University, Uturu
  • Gombe State University Gombe
  • Hallmark University, Ijebi Itele, Ogun
  • University of Ibadan (UI)
  • University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)
  • Imo State University, Owerri (IMSU)
  • Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji
  • Sule Lamido University, Kafin Hausa, Jigawa (SLU)
  • University of Jos (UNIJOS)
  • Kaduna State University, Kaduna (KASU)
  • Kola Daisi University Ibadan, Oyo State
  • Al-Qalam University, Katsina
  • Kano University of Science & Technology, Wudil (KUST)
  • Kebbi State University, Kebbi
  • Kwara State University, Ilorin (KWASU)
  • University of Lagos (UNILAG)
  • Landmark University, Omu-Aran
  • Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai (IBBU)
  • Lagos State University, Ojo (LASU)
  • Legacy University, Okija Anambra State
  • University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID)

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