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

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

What is Statistics about?

Its the duty of statisticians to create surveys and experiments to find out, how popular an item can be in a specific area or the usage of a particular product is in a particular region. Statistician is a person who works with theoretical or applied statistics and can give reliable results about how an entire population will behave.

Statistical data and techniques of statistical analysis are immensely useful in solving economical problems such as wages, price, time series analysis, demand analysis. Statisticians are needed more in the business sector because of their analysis. Industry statistics are widely used in equality control. In production engineering, statistical tools such as inspection plan, control chart etc. are extensively used to find out whether the product is confirming to the specifications or not.

With the growth in the use of data comes a growing demand for the services of statisticians, who are experts in the following: – Producing trustworthy data – Analysing data to make their meaning clear – Drawing practical conclusions from data

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JAMB Subject Combination For Statistics

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 required for Statistics are

  1. Use of English
  2. Mathematics
  3. and any two (2) of Physics, Chemistry and Economics.

O level/WAEC Subject Combination For Statistics

The subjects needed to study Statistics 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 for Statistics are:

  1. English Language
  2. Mathematics
  3. Physics
  4. Chemistry

Places Where One can work with a Degree in Statistics

With a degree in Statistics you could become :

  • A Researcher
  • Data Analyst
  • Project Manager
  • Manager
  • Insurance Underwriter
  • Inventory Analyst
  • Market Researcher
  • Mathematician

List of Universities in Nigeria Offering Statistics

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

  • Abia State University, Uturu
  • Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi
  • Achievers University Owo
  • Afe Babalola University , Ado-Ekiti
  • Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
  • Akwa Ibom State University, Ikot-Akpaden
  • Al- Hikmah University, Ilorin
  • Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
  • Anambra State University, Uli
  • Benue State University, Makurdi
  • Bowen University, Iwo
  • Caleb University, Imota
  • Cross Rivers University Of Technology, Calabar
  • Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti
  • Federal University Of Agriculture, Abeokuta
  • Federal University Of Technology, Akure
  • Federal University Of Technology, Owerri
  • Federal University, Birnin-Kebbi, Kebbi State
  • Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State
  • Federal University, Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State
  • Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa State
  • Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State
  • Gombe State University, Tudun Wada, Gombe
  • Gregory University, Uturu, Abia State
  • Imo State University, Owerri
  • Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji
  • Kaduna State University, Kaduna
  • Kano University Of Science And Technology, Wudil
  • Kebbi State University Of Science And Technology, Aliro
  • Kwara State University, Malete, Ilorin
  • Mcpherson University, Seriki Sotayo, Ogun State
  • Michael Okpara University Of Agriculture, Umudike
  • Modibo Adama University Of Technology, Yola
  • Nasarawa State University, Keffi
  • Nigeria Turkish Nile University , Abuja
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
  • Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
  • Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu
  • Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye
  • Redeemers University
  • Rhema University , Obeama, Rivers State
  • Salem University, Lokoja
  • Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa, Edo State
  • Taraba State University, Jalingo
  • University Of Abuja,Abuja
  • University Of Benin, Benin City
  • University Of Calabar, Calabar
  • University Of Ibadan, Ibadan
  • University Of Ilorin, Ilorin
  • University Of Jos, Jos
  • University Of Maiduguri
  • University Of Mkar, Gboko
  • University Of Nigeria Nsukka
  • University Of Uyo
  • Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto
  • Wesley University Of Science And Technology. Ondo
  • Yobe State University, Damaturu
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