JAMB UTME Requirements
subject combination needed to study Accountancy in Polytecnics under the Faculty of Administration in the above Universities include;
- English Language
- Mathematics and any two of :
- Principles of Accounts and
The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Accountancy;
You require; English Language (not Literature in English) and Mathematics and any three subjects from the following: Economics/Commerce,
Principles of Accounts,
Literature in English
Direct Entry Requirements
These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Accountancy, if you don’t intend to use UTME.
You require; a) OKO-POLY, ILARO-POLY, AKANU-POLY , YABATECH, & IMTE require 5 credits at not more than two sittings. AKANU-POLY requires at least credit pass in one Science subject.
b) IBADAN-POLY, OSPOLY, RIVCAS and OTEFE require five O/L credits including English and Mathematics and any three subjects from the list in column 2 at not more than two sittings. RIVCAS excludes History.
c) OFFA-POLY and OZORO require credit in English Language, Mathematics and Economics and one of Commerce, Business Method, Bookkeeping, Accounts and Geography.
d) LASPOTECH does not accept Literature-in-English as course requirement for Accountancy.
e) OGWASHIUKU does not accept history but accepts Agric. Sc. or Biology as course requirement.
f) IMTE requires five credit passes.
g) RAMAT-POLY accepts certificate in Accountancy from institution with at least four (4) papers at pass level which must include English Language and Mathematics and any two of the subjects listed in course requirement column
h) FIDEI-POLY and IGBAJO-POLY requires five credit passes in Eng. Lang; Mathematics, Economics/Commerce and any other two subjects from the following: Bus. Method, Accounts, Geography, Govt. Agric/Biology at not more than two sitting.
i) NEKEDE-POLY requires five credit at two sittings which must include Mathematics, English Language and three other relevant subjects.
j) OSUNTECHCOLLEGE does not accept Literature in English, Office Practice, Typewriting and Shorthand as course requirement, but Economics and Commerce are accepted as different subjects
k) KWA-POLY does not accept History as a requirement for Accountancy but accepts Credit pass in Statistics.
l) EDE-POLY requires credit passes in one Science subject and does not accept History, Office Technology, Typewriting and Short hand.
m) YABATECH does not accept Chemistry, Physics, Typewriting and Shorthand as course requirement.
n) ILARO-POLY requires credit pass in English Language, Mathematics, any two of (Economics, Commerce, Business Method and Principles of Accounts) and any one of (Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Agricultural Science).
o) NEKEDE-POLY accepts Economics/Commerce and Principle of Accounts/Accounts as UTME subjects.
p) COABS accepts Certificate Course of the College or from any recognised institution OR any other qualification recognized by the College Academic Board.
q) BAUCHI-POLY: requires Mathematics, Economics/Commerce/ Principles of Accounts, and at lease a pass in Geography.
r) AUCHI-POLY requires that the required number of credits should include those of Mathematics, English Language, and Economics.
s) IMO-POLY accepts only Biology or Agricultural Science. It does not accept History and Lit. in Eng. as course requirement for Accountancy.
t) BALI-POLY accepts Principles of Accounting, Economics/Commerce and any other subject as UTME subjects.
u) MAPOLY requires five credits in not more than two sittings. In addition to credits in English Language and Mathematics prospective candidates must possess credit pass in Economics/ Commerce.
v) AISCAS requires credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Biology/Chemistry/Physics and any other two (2) from Economics, Business Management, Principles of Accounts, Literature in English, Commerce, History/Government, Statistics and Geography.
w) TOPS accepts Civic Education in lieu of Government and also accepts Animal Husbandry in lieu Agriculture