Are you searching for the O’Level or JAMB subject combination for Insurance? Or the UTME and Direct Entry admission requirements? Don’t worry because we’ve got you covered.

Below you will find all the requirements and conditions needed to successfully apply for admission to study Insurance. It includes the accurate JAMB and O’Level subjects, UTME and Direct Entry admission requirements and more. Even the list of Nigerian Universities where you can study Insurance offering the course as well as their special considerations (Waiver) is also listed.

UTME & Direct Entry Requirements For Insurance

Subject Combination for Insurance

Before we begin in proper, it’s important that we inform you that Insurance can be studied under two (2) faculties in Nigeria. In Most Universities, it is studied under the faculty of Administration, while in others, it’s under Social & Management Sciences. Below is the list of Universities and their prerequisites for applying to study Insurance in their institution.

Universities In Nigeria Offering Insurance (+Requirements)

Below are all the names of Universities in Nigeria where you can study Insurance under the faculty of Administration. Below are the schools and their requirements.

  • ABU (AHMADU BELLO UNIVERSITY, ZARIA, KADUNA STATE).
  • EKSU (EKITI STATE UNIVERSITY, ADO-EKITI, EKITI STATE).
  • REDEEMERS UNIVERSITY, OSUN STATE.
  • UNIVERSITY OF JOS, JOS, PLATEAU STATE.
  • LASU (UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS, LAGOS STATE).
  • NDU (NIGER DELTA UNIVERSITY, WILBERFORCE ISLAND, BAYELSA STATE).

O’Level Subjects & Requirements

UTME candidates who want to study Insurance under the faculty of Administration in any of the Universities listed above should meet the following requirements. Candidates are expected to have at least five (5) SSC credit passes which must include the following O’Level (NECO, GCE, WAEC) subjects for Insurance listed below:

1). Economics.
2). English Language.
3). Mathematics.
4). In addition to any two (2) of Business Methods, Accounting, Government, Commerce, Statistics, and Geography.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS FOR SCHOOLS

1). UNILAG requires ‘O’ level credit passes in Economics, Mathematics, English Language, and any two (2) of Data Processing, Financial Accounting, CRS/IS, Geography, Further Mathematics, Government, Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Civic Education, Commerce, and Insurance.

2). ABU requires five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes which must include Economics, Mathematics, English Language, and any other two (2) Subjects.

3). NDU requires five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes in Mathematics, Economics, English, and any other two (2) subjects at not more than two (2) sittings.

JAMB Subject Combination For Insurance

To be qualified to gain admission to study Insurance, UTME candidates are expected to score at least 180. Also, note that in UTME, English Language is a mandatory subject for all courses. Below are the remaining three (3) JAMB UTME subject combination for Insurance under the faculty of Administration:

1). Mathematics.
2). Economics.
3). And one (1) other subjects.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS FOR SCHOOLS

1). UNILAG requires Economics, Mathematics and any one (1) Subject from Geography, Financial Accounting, Government, Biology, Chemistry, Commerce, Physics.

2).  ABU requires Use of English, mathematics, Economics, and any Management or Social Science Subject.

Insurance Requirements For Direct Entry Candidates

Below are the requirements that Direct Entry candidates are required to meet to be qualified to apply for admission to study Insurance. Direct Entry candidates are required to have:

  • Two (2) ‘A’ Level passes chosen from Accounts, Economics, Government, Business Management, Statistics or Geography.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS FOR SCHOOLS

1). UNILAG accepts very good passes in three (3) ’A’ Level/JUPEB subjects taken from any of Government, Financial Accounting, Geography, Economics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Business Management/Business Studies.

2). ABU accepts Two (2) ‘A’ Level / IJMB passes in Management/Social Science Subjects one of which must be Economics. They also accept A Merit in ABU Diploma in Insurance, Banking, Accounting, or Management.

3). UNIJOS accepts the following:
i). Holders of HSC, GCE ‘A’ level, IJMB with passes in two (2) relevant Social Science subjects.
ii). Candidates with ND (lower credit) in in Business Administration, Accounting, Purchasing and Supply, Marketing and other closely related programs may also be considered only if such candidate meets with the ‘O’ level credit passes requirements.

Universities In Nigeria Offering Insurance (+Requirements)

Below are all the names of Universities in Nigeria where you can study Insurance under the faculty of Social & Management Sciences. Below are the schools and their requirements.

  • UNIBEN (UNIVERSITY OF BENIN, BENIN CITY, EDO STATE).
  • GREGORY UNIVERSITY, UTURU, ABIA STATE.
  • JABU (JOSEPH AYO BABALOLA UNIVERSITY, IKEJI-ARAKEJI, OSUN STATE).
  • UNIVERSITY OF JOS, JOS, PLATEAU STATE.
  • LASU (LAGOS STATE UNIVERSITY, OJO, LAGOS STATE).
  • UYO (UNIVERSITY OF UYO, AKWA IBOM STATE).

O’Level Subject & Requirements

Below are the five (5) SSC credit passes required by the Universities listed above. The five (5) subjects should include:

1). Economics.
2). English Language.
3). Mathematics.
4). And any two (2) other relevant subjects.

JAMB UTME Subject For Insurance

UTME candidates should take note that English Language happens to be a mandatory subject for all the courses in Nigeria. Below are the remaining three (3) JAMB subject combination for Insurance:

1). Economics.
2). Mathematics.
3). And any other Social Science subject.

Direct Entry Requirements

Candidates who don’t intend to apply for this course using UTME should ensure they meet with the Insurance requirements for Direct Entry candidates. Candidates are to have:

  • Two (2) A Level passes to include Economics.

Places You Can Work With A Degree In Insurance

Below are some of the career options that are at the disposal of those with a degree in insurance.

  • Actuary.
  • Insurance Investigator.
  • Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerk.
  • Claims Examiner.
  • Insurance Sales Agent.
  • Claims Adjuster.

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