Have you been searching for the proper subject combination for Marketing or Nigerian Universities offering the course? If that’s what you are looking for, then you are in the right place because in this article we are covering WAEC & JAMB UTME Subject Combination for Marketing and the Universities in Nigeria where you can study Markerting.

Marketing as a course is under the faculty of Administration in must Nigerian Universities. Unlike law which is strictly for art students or Medicine which is only for science students, Marketing is a course that can be studied by both science and art student. But, before you apply for the course in any University in Nigeria ensure you read this article to see if you meet up with the requirements.

‘O’ Level Subject Combination for Marketing

One of the O Level requirement for studing Marketing is that you must have up to five (5) credit passes in your SSCE (WAEC, NECO, GCE). Below are the five subjects which you must posses a credit pass in.

1). English Language

2). Economics

3). Mathematics

4). Commerce

5). And (1) other relevant subjects.

Special Requirements (Waiver)

(i) UNIPORT, IMSU and MOUAU require ‘O’ level credit in Economics.

(ii) UNIPORT rejects commercial subjects.

(iii) UNIZIK requires Economics, Mathematics in addition to any other Arts/Social Science subject.

(iv) ESUT requires five credit passes to include Economics, English Language, Mathematics and two other subjects at not more than two sittings.

(v) UNIJOS requires credit passes in Mathematics, English Language and any three (3) subjects from Government, Principles of Accounts, Business Methods, Commerce, Statistics or Economics.

JAMB UTME Subject combination for Marketing

Here are the compulsory JAMB subjects for Marketing: (1) Economics  (2) Mathematics and one (1) other Social Science subject. The Jamb cut-off mark for this subject is 180 though it’s advicable for you to aim 200 in other to stand a better chance of being admitted into any University in Nigeria that you meet their requirements.

Special Requirements (Waiver)

(i) UNIUYO, ANSU and UNN – Same as in Banking and Finance.

(ii) UNIZIK made Economics compulsory.

(iii) UNICAL don’t accept CRK.

(iv) ESUT requires Commerce and Economics.

(v) LAUTECH requires any other two (2) science subjects choosen from Agric/Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

(vi) EVANGEL accepts Economics or Mathematics plus any two relevant Arts or Social Science subjects.

(vii) UNIJOS requires Mathematics and two (2) other subjects from Business Methods, Principles of Accounts, Commerce, Statistics, Economics or Government.

Direct Entry Requirement:

As a Direct Entry candidate, you must ensure have Two (2) ‘A’ level passes chosen from Management, Accounting, Government and Geography.

Special Requirements (Waiver)

(1) UNIPORT and IMSU – No Direct Entry.

(2) ANSU and ESUT accept ND (lower credit) and in  adddition Direct Entry applicants must posses UTME requirements.

(3) EVANGEL requires two (2) A’ level passes in Economics and one (1) other Science courses from Social Science or Management subjects in addition to O’level requirements. Meanwhile DELSU accepts ND in Banking/Finance with a minimum of ‘B’ overall average.

(4) FUAM accepts:

a) Candidates with at least two GCE ‘A’ level’ passes or its equivalent in any of the listed subject: Business Management, Economics, Commerce, Principles of Accounts, Marketing, Geography and Government plus UTME requirements.
b) Applicants with National Diploma at upper credit in relevant field in addition to their 0’level requirements will be considered for Direct Entry into year two (2).
c) Applicants with HND upper credit can be admitted into year three (3) while those with lower credit may be admitted into year 2 only if they satisfy the 0’level requirements.

(5) RSUST accepts applicants with the following qualifications for year II:-
(a) Degree/HND not relevant to the field for admissions to 200 level or ND (Upper) in relevant fields.
(b) A Degree/HND relevant to the field for admissions to 300 level.

(6) UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA NSUKKA accepts in addition to UTME requirement:
(a) HND/ND/NCE in relevant fields.
(c) Passes in Intermediate ICAN examination or its equivalents.
(d) Pass in final exams of the Chartered Institute of Secretaries.

(7) ABSU accepts only ‘A’ level in Mathematics.

(8) UNIUYO accepts ND/HND in relevant fields, though not below lower credit level and a complete pass in the intermediate examination of ICAN/ACIB.

(9) UNIPORT don’t accept Direct Entry.

(10) MCPHERSON accepts NCE with passes at merit level in relevant subjects, that is Foundation of professional examinations like ACCA, ICAN, ICMA or ND/ND Upper Credit in relevant field.

(11) Ebonyi State University requires HND, NCE/ND (ND must be in Upper Credit level) pass at Merit level in relevant fields plus ‘O’ level requirement.

(12) LAUTECH accepts ‘A’ level passes in Chemistry, Economics/Business Management, Physics, Mathematics and Geography.

(13) UNIJOS accepts:
a) Passes at Advanced Level IJMB, GCE or an approved equivalent examination in Economics, Accounting or Business Management.
b) Applicants with the following qualifications may also be considered for admission into 200 level: ND in Financial Studies, Accounting, Business Administration, Insurance, Banking and Finance or any other business course with a pass at not less than Lower Credit from any recognized Polytechnic, Technical Institutions, etc.

Universities in Nigeria Offering Marketing

  • ABSU (ABIA STATE UNIVERSITY, UTURU, ABIA STATE)
  • ABUAD (AFE BABALOLA UNIVERSITY, ADO-EKITI, EKITI STATE)
  • AFIT-DEG (AIR FORCE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, KADUNA, KADUNA STATE)
  • AKSU (AKWA IBOM STATE UNIVERSITY, IKOT-AKPADEN, AKWA IBOM STATE)
  • AL-HIKMAH (AL- HIKMAH UNIVERSITY, ILORIN, KWARA STATE)
  • ARTHUR JARVIS UNIVERSITY, AKPABUYO, CROSS RIVER STATE
  • AUN (AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA, YOLA, ADAMAWA STATE)
  • BABCOCK UNIVERSITY, ILISHAN-REMO, OGUN STATE
  • BAZE UNIVERSITY, ABUJA, FCT
  • UNIBEN (UNIVERSITY OF BENIN, BENIN CITY, EDO STATE)
  • UNICAL (UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR, CALABAR, CROSS RIVER STATE)
  • CARITAS UNIVERSITY, AMORJI-NIKE, ENUGU, ENUGU STATE
  • CHRISTOPHER UNIVERSITY, MOWE, OGUN STATE
  • COAL CITY UNIVERSITY, ENUGU, ENUGU STATE – COAL-CITY
  • COVENANT UNIVERSITY, CANAAN LAND, OTA, OGUN STATE
  • COOU (CHUKWUEMEKA ODUMEGWU OJUKWU UNIVERSITY, ULI, ANAMBRA STATE)
  • COVENANT UNIVERSITY, CANAAN LAND, OTA, OGUN STATE
  • CROSS RIVERS UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, CALABAR, CROSS RIVERS STATE
  • CRAWFORD UNIVERSITY, IGBESA, OGUN STATE
  • COAL CITY UNIVERSITY, ENUGU, ENUGU STATE
  • CRAWFORD UNIVERSITY, IGBESA, OGUN STATE
  • DELSU (DELTA STATE UNIVERSITY, ABRAKA, DELTA STATE)
  • EBSU (EBONYI STATE UNIVERSITY, ABAKALIKI, EBONYI STATE)
  • EKSU (EKITI STATE UNIVERSITY, ADO-EKITI, EKITI STATE)
  • EPU (EASTERN PALM UNIVERSITY, OGBOKO, IMO STATE)
  • ESUTECH (ENUGU STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, ENUGU, ENUGU STATE)
  • EVANGEL UNIVERSITY, AKAEZE, EBONYI STATE
  • EDWIN CLARK UNIVERSITY, KIAGBODO, DELTA STATE
  • EKSU (EKITI STATE UNIVERSITY, ADO-EKITI, EKITI STATE)
  • EPU (EASTERN PALM UNIVERSITY, OGBOKO, IMO STATE)
  • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, OTUOKE, BAYELSA STATE – FED-OTUOKE
  • GOUU (GODFREY OKOYE UNIVERSITY, URGWUOMU- NIKE, ENUGU STATE)
  • GREGORY UNIVERSITY, UTURU, ABIA STATE
  • HALLMARK UNIVERSITY, IJEBU-ITELE, OGUN STATE
  • INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT AND TECHNOLOGY, ENUGU (AFFILIATED TO UNN) – IMTENU-DEG
  • UNIVERSITY OF ILORIN, ILORIN, KWARA STATE
  • IMSU (IMO STATE UNIVERSITY, OWERRI, IMO STATE)
  • KASU (KADUNA STATE UNIVERSITY, KADUNA, KADUNA STATE)
  • LASU (LAGOS STATE UNIVERSITY, OJO, LAGOS STATE)
  • LEGACY UNIVERSITY, OKIJA, ANAMBRA STATE
  • LCITY (LEAD CITY UNIVERSITY, IBADAN, OYO STATE)
  • LEGACY UNIVERSITY, OKIJA, ANAMBRA STATE
  • LADOKE AKINTOLA UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, OGBOMOSO, OYO STATE
  • MADONNA UNIVERSITY, ELELE, RIVERS STATE
  • McPHERSON UNIVERSITY, SERIKI SOTAYO, OGUN STATE
  • UNIVERSITY OF MAIDUGURI, BORNO STATE
  • UNIVERSITY OF MAIDUGURI ( – eLEARNING), MAIDUGURI, BORNO STATE – MAIDUGURI-ELUON
  • NDU (NIGER DELTA UNIVERSITY, WILBERFORCE ISLAND, BAYELSA STATE)
  • NOUN-ELUON (NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA – Elearning, LAGOS STATE)
  • OBONG UNIVERSITY, OBONG, NTAK, AKWA IBOM STATE
  • PAN-ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY, AHMED ONIBUDO STREET, VICTORIA ISLAND, LAGOS STATE
  • PC-UNI (PRECIOUS CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY, IBADAN, OYO STATE)
  • RHEMA UNIVERSITY, ABA, ABIA STATE
  • REDEEMERS UNIVERSITY, OSUN STATE
  • RSUST (RIVERS STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, PORT HARCOURT, R/STATE)
  • SALEM UNIVERSITY, LOKOJA, KOGI STATE
  • SOUTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY, OKUN-OWA, OGUN STATE
  • TANSIAN UNIVERSITY, OBA, ANAMBRA STATE
  • UDU-ELUON (USMANU DANFODIYO UNIVERSITY ( – eLEARNING), SOKOTO, SOKOTO STATE)
  • UYO-ELUON (UNIVERSITY OF UYO (E – LEARNING), UYO, AKWA IBOM STATE)
  • WESTERN-DEL (WESTERN DELTA UNIVERSITY, OGHARA, DELTA STATE)
  • UNN (UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA NSUKKA, ENUGU STATE)
  • UNIZIK (NNAMDI AZIKIWE UNIVERSITY, AWKA, ANAMBRA STATE)
  • UNIVERSITY OF JOS, JOS, PLATEAU STATE
  • UNIVERSITY OF MAIDUGURI, BORNO STATE
  • UNIUYO (UNIVERSITY OF UYO, AKWA IBOM STATE)
  • VERITAS UNIVERSITY, ABUJA, FCT

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