List Of Universities Offering Political Science In Nigeria.

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Universities Offering Political Science – Political Science courses are  offered in So many Nigerian higher institutions such as Universities , Polytechnics and Colleges Of Education.

Universities Offering Political Science

If you are an aspirant and wants to know the complete list of Universities that offers political Science as a course, you are in the right place as we have listed the updated and comprehensive list of Universities Offering Political Science in Nigeria.

I do get some questions consigning the best University to study Political Science in Nigeria. There is a good number of Universities offering Political Science in Nigeria.

If you don’t know what University to study Political Science and you are asking “what are the best Universities for this courses” this full list below will help you as it contains the official list of Universities that has been accredited by NUC (National University Commission) for Political Science.

I have also  provides you a full details about the Federal Polytechnic in NIgeria that doesn’t studies Political Science as a course as part of their programmes.

The major things we are going to cover about this post are:

  • List of Nigerian Universities Offering Political Science as a Course in Nigeria
  • List of Polytechnics that Doesn’t Studies Political Science.
  • O Level Requirements to Study Political Science in any higher Institutions in Nigeria.
  • JAMB Requirements to Apply for Political Science in Nigeria. Let’s start with each of them.

List Of Universities Offering Political Science In Nigeria:

Here’s the full list of accredited Universities Offering Political Science in Nigeria

1 University Of Ilorin, Ilorin
2 Kaduna State University, Kaduna
3 Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
4 Nasarawa State University, Keffi
5 Bayero University, Kano
6 University Of Ibadan, Ibadan
7 University Of Jos, Jos
8 Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko
9 University Of Uyo
10 University Of Lagos
11 Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
12 University Of Nigeria Nsukka
13 Benue State University, Makurdi
14 Kogi State University, Anyigba
15 Delta State University, Abraka
16 Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
17 Nigerian Police Academy, Wudil, Kano State
18 Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai
19 Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti
20 Niger Delta University , Wilberforce Island
21 Federal University, Lokoja, Kogi State
22 Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State
23 Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State
24 University Of Maiduguri
25 Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto
26 Federal University, Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State
27 University Of Calabar, Calabar
28 Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye
29 Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State
30 Gombe State University, Tudun Wada, Gombe
31 Umaru Musa Yaradua University, Katsina
32 Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
33 Federal University, Birnin-Kebbi, Kebbi State
34 Plateau State University, Bokkos
35 Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki
36 Adamawa State University, Mubi
37 Federal University, Dutsin-Ma, Katsina State
38 Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa State
39 Bauchi State University, Gadau, Bauchi State
40 Enugu State University Of Science And Technology
41 Sokoyo State University, Sokoto
42 Abia State University, Uturu
43 Akwa Ibom State University, Ikot-Akpaden
44 Federal University, Gusau, Zamfara State
45 Anambra State University, Uli
46 Kwara State University, Malete, Ilorin
47 Federal University, Gashua, Yobe State
48 Yobe State University, Damaturu
49 Al-Qalam University, Katsina
50 Covenant University, Canaan Land, Ota
51 Bingham University, Karu
52 Novena University Ogume
53 Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo
54 Afe Babalola University , Ado-Ekiti
55 Madonna University, Okija
56 Edwin Clark University, Kiagbodo, Delta State
57 Adeleke University, Ede, Osun State
58 University Of Mkar, Gboko
59 Summit Univerity, Offa, Kwara State
60 Godfrey Okoye University, Urgwuomu- Nike
61 Caritas University, Amorji-Nike, Enugu
62 Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji
63 Redeemers University
64 Tansain University, Oba, Anambra State
65 Southwestern University, Okun-Owa, Ogun State
66 Bowen University, Iwo
67 Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu
68 Hezekiah University, Umudi, Imo State
69 Achievers University Owo
70 Chrisland University, Owode, Ogun State
71 Wesley University Of Science And Technology. Ondo
72 Fountain University, Osogbo
73 Gregory University, Uturu, Abia State
74 Obong University, Obong, Ntak
75 Renaissance University, Ojiagu-Agbani, Enugu
76 Ritman University,Ikot-Ekpene,Akwa-Ibom State
77 Wellspring University, Irhihi/Ogbaneki, Benin City
78 Caleb University, Imota
79 Christopher University, Mowe, Ogun State

O-Level Requirement For Political Science In Nigeria.

The requirements in O-Level certificate such as WAEC, NECO, GCE or NABTEB (if acceptable) for those who wish to study Political Science are a minimum of credit passes in the following courses :

  • English Language
  • Mathematics
  • Government
  • C.R.KP
  • Literature In English

JAMB Subject Requirement To Study Political Science In Nigeria.

Those who wish to apply for Computer engineering are to apply the following courses as their UTME subject combinations during Jamb registration.

  •  English
  • Economics
  • Government
  • And any other one subject

List of Federal Polytechnics that Doesn’t Offer Political Science:

Are you a UTME candidate seeking admission into a Federal Polytechnic in NIgeria? Also, do you want to know which Federal Polytechnic offers or doesn’t offer political science course?

Here you will find the list of all Federal Polytechnics in Nigeria, their list of courses, cut off marks as well as school fees.

Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic, PolyUnwana, Ebonyi State.

The Akanu Ibiam Federal Poly was founded way back in 1979 in Unwanu Afikpo area of Ebonyi state. However, candidates seeking admission into this academic institution must be prepared to meet the JAMB UTME cut off mark. As well as have at least five O’level credits in the WAEC/ NECO or GCE.

Akanu Ibiam Polytechnic Courses

The following are the current courses prospective candidates can choose from at the Akanu Ibiam Polytechnic.

  • Accountancy
  • Agricultural Technology
  • Architectural Technology
  • Building Technology
  • Business Administration and Management
  • Ceramic Technology
  • Civil Engineering Technology
  • Computer Science
  • Electrical ,and Electronics Engineering
  • Estate Management
  • Food Technology
  • Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Mechanical Engineering and Technology
  • Pre ND Business Studies
  • Pre ND Science
  • Public Administration
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Science, Laboratory Technology
  • Secretarial Studies and
  • Surveying and Geo-Informatics Technology
Akanu Ibiam Poly Cut off Mark

Generally, the JAMB set cut off mark for Akanu Ibiam Polytechnic is 120. Nonetheless, candidates are advised to aim for a score higher than this in order to increase their chances of getting admission into the institution.

Also note that if you beat this cut off mark, you will be eligible to write the Akanu Ibiam Post UTME screening. Consequently, this will then qualify you for admission once you scale though.

HND I School Fees (Fresh Students)

  • Accounting, Business Administration, – N45,500
  • Engineering and Sciences, Office Technology and Management
  • Marketing – N48,000

ND I School Fees (Fresh Students)

  • First you have Accounting, Business Administration, Public Administration. As well as Library and Information Science – N47,000
  • Also for Engineering and Sciences, Office Technology and Management – N51,000
  • Finally, Marketing- N47,000

2. Auchi Polytechnic, Edo State

Auchi Polytechnic is located in Auchi, Edo state. Furthermore, this prestigious academic institution was founded in 1963. Also, first created as a technical college. However, in 1973, it became a federal polytechnic.

The institution boasts of about 10,000 students in the Arts, Business and Technology courses. In addition, Auchi Poly is rated one of the bests and most equipped tertiary institutions.

Both nationally and internationally. In fact, Auchi has consecutively maintained the first position among polytechnics in Nigeria and West Africa. As well as second in the entire African continent.

Auchi Polytechnic Approved Courses

Auchi Poly offers candidates a wide variety of courses. In addition, the school has undergraduates (degree programmes) and Postgraduate taught programmes. These includes;

  • Accountancy
  • Agricultural Engineering and Technology
  • Architectural Technology
  • Art and Design
  • Business Administration and Management
  • Chemical Engineering Technology
  • Computer Science
  • Electrical ,and Electronics Engineering
  • Estate Management
  • Estate Management and Valuation
  • Fashion Design and Clothing Technology
  • Hospitality Management
  • Mechanical Engineering and Technology
  • Office Technology and Management
  • Polymer Technology
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Science, Laboratory Technology
  • Statistics
  • Surveying and Geo Informatics
  • Urban and Regional Planning
Auchi Polytechnic, Edo State AUCHIPOLY Cut off Mark

Usually the UTME fixed cut off mark for Auchi Poly is 160. Therefore, candidates who score 160 and above in their UTME examination can be considered for admission in the institution.

However, there are certain courses whose cut off marks are above 160 as a result of the high number of candidates applying for such courses. So, these include courses under the Engineering, Applied sciences. As well as Information and communication technology. Also business studies courses. Usually, these courses mentioned have a cut of mark of 180.

3. Federal Polytechnic, Ado- Ekiti.

Also referred to as EKITIPOLY, the Federal Polytechnic, Ado Ekiti was founded in 1977. Surprisingly it was first located in Jos, Plateau state. Then it was relocated to Akure, Ondo state in 1978. And finally to Ado ekiti in 1982.

Actually, the institution was a college of technology while in Jos. Then a polytechnic in 1979. Also, this prestigious academic institution is ranked amongst the best ten polytechnics in Nigeria.

Federal Polytechnic, Ado- Ekiti List of Courses and Post UTME Cut off Marks

Below are the courses offered in the Federal Polytechnic Ado Ekiti and their respective post UTME cut off marks includes;

Department Cut Off Mark
–         Accountancy 55
–         Agricultural and Bio- Environmental Technology 45
–         Agricultural Engineering and Technology 50
–         Architectural Technology 50
–         Banking and Finance 48
–         Building Technology 45
–         Business Administration and Management 55
–         Civil Engineering 55
–         Computer Science 55
–         Electrical ,and Electronics Engineering 50
–         Estate Management and Valuation 45
–         Fisheries Technology 40
–         Glass, Ceramics Technology 40
–         Marketing 50
–         Mechanical Engineering and Technology 53
–         Office Technology and Management 50
–         Purchasing and Supply 50
–         Quantity Surveying 45
–         Science Laboratory Technology 56
–         Statistics 40
–         Surveying and Geo Informatics 45
–         Urban and Regional Planning 40

4. Federal Polytechnic Bali, Taraba state.

The Federal Polytechnic Bali was founded in 2008. Furthermore, the institution focuses on entrepreneurial development with emphasis on agriculture and technology.

 Federal Polytechnic Bali, Fedpobali Courses

The Federal Polytechnic Bali offers courses in ND, pre ND. As well as certificate programmes.

ND courses include:

  • Accountancy
  • Agricultural Technology
  • Computer Science
  • Office Technology Management
  • Science Laboratory
  • Statistics

Pre ND

  • Pre ND science

Certificate Courses

  • Accountancy
  • Agricultural Technology
  • Building Technology
  • Computer
  • Civil Engineering
  • Office Technology and Management
Federal Polytechnic Bali, Fedpobali Cut off Mark

Normally, the JAMB set score for Fedpoly Bali cut off mark is between 100 and 120.  However, it is advisable to target a score of at least 150. As your chances of gaining admission increases with higher scores.

Federal Polytechnic Bali, Fedpobali School Fees

Typically for most of the departments in Fedpobali, the school fees is N31, 000. Though, with the addition of accommodation fees, SUG dues and departmental fees, the total amount will run to about N50, 000 – N60, 000.

5. Federal Polytechnic Bauchi

Federal Polytechnic Bauchi is another prestigious Federal Polytechnic in Nigeria established in July 1979 under the decree number 3 of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. In addition, the institution offers training in Science, Engineering and Commercial courses.

Federal Polytechnic Bauchi Courses

Find the list of Courses offered in Federal Polytechnic, Bauchi below;

School of Agricultural Technology

  • Agricultural Technology
  • Animal Health production
  • Forestry Technology

School of Business Studies

  • Accountancy
  • Banking and Finance
  • Marketing
  • Office Technology and Management
  • Business Administration and Management

School of Engineering Technology

  • Agricultural and Bio Environmental Engineering Technology
  • Civil Engineering Technology
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering and Technology
  • Mechatronics Engineering Technology

School of Environmental Technology

  • Architectural Technology
  • Estate Management and Valuation
  • Surveying and Geo Informatics
  • Quantity Surveying

School of General Studies

  • General Studies
  • Public Administration
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Mass Communication
  • Pre-ND

School of Science and Technology

  • Computer Science
  • Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Hospitality Tourism Management
  • Science, Laboratory Technology
Federal Poly Bauchi Cut off Mark

The Federal Polytechnic Bauchi requires at least 4 O’level credit passes. Furthermore, these must include English Language and MathematicsAlso, candidates must make at least 150 in their UTME examination to be eligible for admission into the institution.

Federal Polytechnic Bauchi FPTB School Fees       

The school fees is categorised based on the type of programmeThe scheduled school fees for the 2018/1019 session is as follows;

For ND, the fees is N45, 200. However, students interested in accommodation have to pay an extra N6, 000.

For HND, the fees is N24, 700. Also for HND students interested in accommodation, extra fee N6, 000.

6. Federal Polytechnic, Bida Niger State

Federal polytechnic Bida was founded out of the need to relocate the College of Technology in Kano to Niger state. In 1979, the college was renamed Federal Polytechnic Bida.

List Of In Federal Polytechnic Bida

Federal Polytechnic, Bida also referred to as BIDAPOLY offers a variety of course to prospective students. In addition, these are distributed under seven distinct schools. Below is the list of all accredited courses offered in BIDAPOLY, Niger state.

  1. School of Applied and Natural Sciences
  • Biological Science
  • Chemical Science
  • Hospitality
  • Nutrition and dietetics
  • Physics
  • Science Laboratory technology
  • Statistics
  1. School of Business Administration
  • Business Administration and Management
  • Public Administration
  • Marketing
  1. Basic and General Studies
  • Basic Studies
  • Legal Studies
  • Languages
  • Mathematics
  • Social Sciences.
  1. School of Environmental Studies
  • Architectural Technology
  • Building Technology
  • Estate Management
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Surveying and Geo-informatics.
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  1. School of Engineering Technology
  • Agricultural and Bio Environmental Engineering Technology
  • Chemical Engineering Technology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  1. School of Financial Studies
  • Accountancy
  • Banking and Finance
  1. School of Information and Communication Technology
  • Computer Science
  • Office Technology and Management
  • Mass Communication
Federal Poly Bida Cut off Mark

The set cut off mark for the Federal Poly Bida is 100. Therefore all candidates who scored 100 and above ion their UTME are eligible to register for the post UTME exercise. Also, this is open to candidates who chose Federal Poly Bida either as their first, second or third choice. In addition, candidates with awaiting results can also apply for the exercises.

The official website of the federal polytechnic, Bida is Candidates can get the links to various portals from there.

Career Opportunities & Jobs In Political Science

  • Legal assistant
  • Legal analyst
  • Paralegal
  • International business specialist
  • PR specialist
  • Political consultant
  • Career politician
  • Political campaign manager
  • Lobbyist
  • Tertiary college lecturer

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