JAMB Subject Combination for Computer Science

JAMB Subject Combination for Computer Science

The JAMB subject combination for Computer Science is not far from easy grasp as long as you know what you are doing. The first requirement is having the flair for computing and anything related to information technology. So what is the Computer Science course all about?

Computing drives innovation in engineering, business, entertainment, education, and the sciences. It provides solutions to complex, challenging problems of all kinds.

This course is the study of computers and computational systems. It is a broad field which includes everything from the algorithms that make up software to how software interacts with hardware to how well software is developed and designed. Computer scientists use various mathematical algorithms, coding procedures, and their expert programming skills to study computer processes and develop new software and systems.

What it does basically is focusing on the development and testing of software and software systems. It involves working with mathematical models, data analysis and security, algorithms, and computational theory. Computer scientists define the computational principles that are the basis of all software.

Below is the JAMB subject combination for Computer Science course in the Nigerian universities:

  • O’LEVEL REQUIREMENT FOR COMPUTER SCIENCE

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

  • JAMB SUBJECT COMBINATION FOR COMPUTER SCIENCE

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

  • DIRECT ENTRY REQUIREMENT FOR COMPUTER SCIENCE

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

Schools That Offer Computer Science in Nigeria

  • AMBROSE ALLI UNIVERSITY, EKPOMA, EDO STATE – AAU
  • ADEKUNLE AJASIN UNIVERSITY, AKUNGBA-AKOKO, ONDO STATE – AAUA
  • ABIA STATE UNIVERSITY, UTURU, ABIA STATE – ABSU
  • AHMADU BELLO UNIVERSITY, ZARIA, KADUNA STATE – ABU
  • AFE BABALOLA UNIVERSITY, ADO-EKITI, EKITI STATE – ABUAD
  • UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA, ABUJA, FCT – ABUJA
  • ADAMAWA STATE UNIVERSITY, MUBI, ADAMAWA STATE – ADSU
  • ADMIRALTY UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA, IBUSA, DELTA STATE – ADUN
  • AJAYI CROWTHER UNIVERSITY, OYO, OYO STATE – AJAYI
  • AKWA IBOM STATE UNIVERSITY, IKOT-AKPADEN, AKWA IBOM STATE – AKSU
  • AL- HIKMAH UNIVERSITY, ILORIN, KWARA STATE – AL-HIKMAH
  • AL-QALAM UNIVERSITY, KATSINA, KATSINA STATE – AL-QALAM
  • ANCHOR UNIVERSITY, AYOBO, LAGOS STATE – ANCHOR-UNI
  • ARTHUR JARVIS UNIVERSITY, AKPABUYO, CROSS RIVER STATE – ARTHUR-JARVIS
  • ATIBA UNIVERSITY, OYO, OYO STATE – ATIBA
  • ADELEKE UNIVERSITY, EDE, OSUN STATE – AUE
  • AUGUSTINE UNIVERSITY, ILARA, LAGOS, LAGOS STATE – AUGUSTINE
  • BABCOCK UNIVERSITY, ILISHAN-REMO, OGUN STATE – BABCOCK
  • BAUCHI STATE UNIVERSITY, GADAU, BAUCHI STATE – BASU
  • ABUBAKAR TAFAWA BALEWA UNIVERSITY, BAUCHI, BAUCHI STATE – BAUCHI
  • BAYERO UNIVERSITY, KANO, KANO STATE – BAYERO
  • BAZE UNIVERSITY, ABUJA, FCT – BAZE
  • UNIVERSITY OF BENIN, BENIN CITY, EDO STATE – BENIN
  • BENSON IDAHOSA UNIVERSITY, BENIN CITY, EDO STATE – BIU
  • BOWEN UNIVERSITY, IWO, OSUN STATE – BOWEN
  • BENUE STATE UNIVERSITY, MAKURDI, BENUE STATE – BSU
  • UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR, CALABAR, CROSS RIVER STATE – CALABAR
  • CALEB UNIVERSITY, IMOTA, LAGOS STATE – CALEB
  • CARITAS UNIVERSITY, AMORJI-NIKE, ENUGU, ENUGU STATE – CARITAS
  • CHRISLAND UNIVERSITY, OWODE, OGUN STATE – CHRISLAND
  • CLIFFORD UNIVERSITY, OWERRINTTA, ABIA STATE – CLIFFORD
  • COAL CITY UNIVERSITY, ENUGU, ENUGU STATE – COAL-CITY
  • CHUKWUEMEKA ODUMEGWU OJUKWU UNIVERSITY, ULI, ANAMBRA STATE – COOU
  • COVENANT UNIVERSITY, CANAAN LAND, OTA, OGUN STATE – COVENANT
  • CROWN HILL UNIVERSITY, EIYENKORIN, KWARA STATE – CROWN-HILL
  • CROSS RIVERS UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, CALABAR, CROSS RIVERS STATE – CRUTECH
  • CRESCENT UNIVERSITY, ABEOKUTA, OGUN STATE – CUAB
  • DELTA STATE UNIVERSITY, ABRAKA, DELTA STATE – DELSU
  • DOMINICAN UNIVERSITY, IBADAN, OYO STATE – DOMINICAN-UNI
  • EBONYI STATE UNIVERSITY, ABAKALIKI, EBONYI STATE – EBSU
  • EDWIN CLARK UNIVERSITY, KIAGBODO, DELTA STATE – EDWIN CLARK
  • EKITI STATE UNIVERSITY, ADO-EKITI, EKITI STATE – EKSU
  • ELIZADE UNIVERSITY, ILARA-MOKIN, ONDO STATE – ELIZADE
  • EASTERN PALM UNIVERSITY, OGBOKO, IMO STATE – EPU
  • ENUGU STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, ENUGU, ENUGU STATE – ESUTECH
  • EDO UNIVERSITY, IYAMHO, EDO STATE – EUI
  • EVANGEL UNIVERSITY, AKAEZE, EBONYI STATE – EVANGEL
  • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, DUTSE, JIGAWA STATE – FED-DUTSE
  • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, GASHUA, YOBE STATE – FED-GASHUA
  • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, GUSAU, ZAMFARA STATE – FED-GUSAU
  • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, KASHERE, GOMBE STATE – FED-KASHERE
  • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, BIRNIN-KEBBI, KEBBI STATE – FED-KEBBI
  • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, LAFIA, NASARAWA STATE – FED-LAFIA
  • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, LOKOJA, KOGI STATE – FED-LOKOJA
  • ALEX EKWUEME FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, NDUFU-ALIKE, EBONYI STATE – FED-NDUFU
  • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, OYE-EKITI, EKITI STATE – FED-OYE EKITI
  • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, WUKARI, TARABA STATE – FED-WUKARI
  • FOUNTAIN UNIVERSITY, OSOGBO, OSUN STATE – FOUNTAIN
  • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE, ABEOKUTA, OGUN STATE – FUNAAB
  • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF PETROLEUM RESOURCES, EFFURUN, DELTA STATE – FUPRE
  • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, AKURE, ONDO STATE – FUTA
  • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, OWERRI, IMO STATE – FUTO
  • GODFREY OKOYE UNIVERSITY, URGWUOMU- NIKE, ENUGU STATE – GOUU
  • GREGORY UNIVERSITY, UTURU, ABIA STATE – GREGORY
  • GOMBE STATE UNIVERSITY, TUDUN WADA, GOMBE, GOMBE STATE – GSU
  • HALLMARK UNIVERSITY, IJEBU-ITELE, OGUN STATE – HALLMARK
  • IGNATIUS AJURU UNIVERSITY OF EDUCATION, PORT HARCOURT, RIVERS STATE – IAUED
  • UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN, IBADAN, OYO STATE – IBADAN
  • UNIVERSITY OF ILORIN, ILORIN, KWARA STATE – ILORIN
  • IMO STATE UNIVERSITY, OWERRI, IMO STATE – IMSU
  • JOSEPH AYO BABALOLA UNIVERSITY, IKEJI-ARAKEJI, OSUN STATE – JABU
  • UNIVERSITY OF JOS, JOS, PLATEAU STATE – JOS
  • KADUNA STATE UNIVERSITY, KADUNA, KADUNA STATE – KASU
  • KOLADAISI UNIVERSITY, IBADAN, OYO STATE – KOLADAISI
  • KOGI STATE UNIVERSITY, ANYIGBA, KOGI STATE – KSU
  • KEBBI STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, ALIERO, KEBBI STATE – KSUSTA
  • KANO UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, WUDIL, KANO STATE – KUST
  • KWARARAFA UNIVERSITY, WUKARI, TARABA STATE – KWARARAFA
  • KWARA STATE UNIVERSITY, MALETE, ILORIN, KWARA STATE – KWASU
  • UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS, LAGOS STATE – LAGOS
  • LANDMARK UNIVERSITY, OMU-ARAN, KWARA STATE – LANDMARK
  • IBRAHIM BADAMASI BABANGIDA UNIVERSITY, LAPAI, NIGER STATE – LAPAI
  • LAGOS STATE UNIVERSITY, OJO, LAGOS STATE – LASU
  • LADOKE AKINTOLA UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, OGBOMOSO, OYO STATE – LAUTECH
  • LEGACY UNIVERSITY, OKIJA, ANAMBRA STATE – LEGACY
  • MADONNA UNIVERSITY, ELELE, RIVERS STATE – MADONNA
  • YUSUF MAITAMA SULE UNIVERSITY, KANO, KANO STATE – MAITAMA
  • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE, MAKURDI, BENUE STATE – MAKURDI
  • MODIBO ADAMA UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, YOLA, ADAMAWA STATE – MAUTY
  • MICHAEL AND CECILIA IBRU UNIVERSITY, OWHRODE, DELTA STATE – MC-IBRU
  • McPHERSON UNIVERSITY, SERIKI SOTAYO, OGUN STATE – MCPHERSON
  • FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, MINNA, NIGER STATE – MINNA
  • UNIVERSITY OF MKAR, GBOKO, BENUE STATE – MKAR
  • MOUNTAIN TOP UNIVERSITY, MAKOGI-OBA, OGUN STATE – MOUNTAIN TOP
  • NASARAWA STATE UNIVERSITY, KEFFI, NASARAWA STATE – NASARAWA
  • NIGERIAN ARMY UNIVERSITY, BIU, BORNO STATE – NAUB
  • NIGERIAN DEFENCE ACADEMY, KADUNA, KADUNA STATE – NDA
  • NILE UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA, Abuja – NILE
  • NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA, LAGOS STATE – NOUN
  • NOVENA UNIVERSITY, OGUME, DELTA STATE – NOVENA
  • OBONG UNIVERSITY, OBONG, NTAK, AKWA IBOM STATE – OBONG
  • ODUDUWA UNIVERSITY, IPETUMODU, OSUN STATE – ODUDUWA
  • FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC, OFFA, KWARA STATE (AFFILIATED TO FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, MINNA)
  • OLABISI ONABANJO UNIVERSITY, AGO-IWOYE, OGUN STATE – OOU
  • ONDO STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, OKITIPUPA, ONDO STATE – OSUSTECH
  • PAUL UNIVERSITY, AWKA, ANAMBRA STATE
  • PRECIOUS CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY, IBADAN, OYO STATE – PC-UNI
  • UNIVERSITY OF PORT-HARCOURT, RIVERS STATE – PHC
  • PLATEAU STATE UNIVERSITY, BOKKOS, PLATEAU STATE – PLASU
  • REDEEMERS UNIVERSITY, OSUN STATE – REDEEMERS
  • RENAISSANCE UNIVERSITY, OJIAGU-AGBANI, ENUGU, ENUGU STATE – RENAISSANCE
  • RHEMA UNIVERSITY, ABA, ABIA STATE – RHEMA
  • RITMAN UNIVERSITY, IKOT-EKPENE, AKWA IBOM STATE – RITMAN
  • RIVERS STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, PORT HARCOURT, RIVERS STATE – RSUST
  • SALEM UNIVERSITY, LOKOJA, KOGI STATE – SALEM
  • SAMUEL ADEGBOYEGA UNIVERSITY, OGWA, EDO STATE – SAU
  • SKYLINE UNIVERSITY NIGERIA, KANO, KANO STATE – SKYLINE
  • SULE LAMIDO UNIVERSITY, KAFIN HAUSA, JIGAWA STATE – SLUK
  • SOKOTO STATE UNIVERSITY, SOKOTO, SOKOTO STATE – SOSU
  • SOUTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY, OKUN-OWA, OGUN STATE – SOUTHWESTERN
  • SPIRITAN UNIVERSITY, NNEOCHI, ABIA STATE – SPIRITAN
  • SUMMIT UNIVERITY, OFFA, KWARA STATE – SUMMIT
  • TANSIAN UNIVERSITY, OBA, ANAMBRA STATE – TANSIAN
  • TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY, IBADAN, OYO STATE – TECH-IBADAN
  • TARABA STATE UNIVERSITY, JALINGO, TARABA STATE – TSUJ
  • USMANU DANFODIO UNIVERSITY, SOKOTO, SOKOTO STATE – UDU
  • MICHAEL OKPARA UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE, UMUDIKE, ABIA STATE – UMUDIKE
  • UMARU MUSA YARADUA UNIVERSITY, KATSINA, KATSINA STATE – UMYUK
  • UNIVERSITY OF AFRICA, TORU-ORUA, BAYELSA STATE – UNI-AFRICA
  • HEZEKIAH UNIVERSITY, UMUDI, IMO STATE – UNIHEZ
  • KINGS UNIVERSITY, ODE-OMU, OSUN STATE – UNIKINGS
  • OSUN STATE UNIVERSITY, OSOGBO, OSUN STATE – UNIOSUN
  • NNAMDI AZIKIWE UNIVERSITY, AWKA, ANAMBRA STATE – UNIZIK
  • UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA NSUKKA, ENUGU STATE – UNN
  • UNIVERSITY OF UYO, AKWA IBOM STATE – UYO
  • VERITAS UNIVERSITY, ABUJA, FCT – VERITAS
  • WELLSPRING UNIVERSITY, IRHIHI-OGBANEKI, BENIN CITY, EDO STATE – WELLSPRING
  • WESLEY UNIVERSITY, ONDO, ONDO STATE – WESLEYUNI
  • YOBE STATE UNIVERSITY, DAMATURU, YOBE STATE – YSU

HOW TO EXCEL IN YOUR JAMB EXAMS FOR CHOICE COURSES

To achieve high scores in your desired computer science subject combination, here are some useful tips:

  • Prepare early – Begin studying for JAMB from SSS 2 to have sufficient time to cover the syllabus adequately.
  • Attend extra lessons – Enroll in extra tuition focused on Mathematics and sciences to strengthen your weak areas.
  • Read – Study relevant textbooks, journals, magazines, etc. to broaden your knowledge in the subjects.
  • Past questions – Work on previous years’ JAMB questions to get conversant with the exam pattern and style.
  • Mock exams – Write mock tests within the allocated time to gain experience with time management.
  • Handwrite frequently – Practicing handwritten essays for subjects like English Language will improve your speed and performance.
  • Make Brief notes – Summarize complex formulas, concepts and procedures into short notes for quick revision.
  • Learn with friends – Study in groups to teach each other and stay motivated towards your UTME goals.
  • Stay healthy – Eat nutrient-rich meals, exercise regularly, sleep well and manage stress effectively. This sharpens your mental alertness.

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