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JAMB subject Combination for Chemistry

JAMB Subject Combination for Chemistry

Last Updated on January 9, 2023 by Spynaija


To study Chemistry in any NUC-accredited university in Nigeria, here are the JAMB and WAEC subject combinations and requirements you need to look out for.

Chemistry is a very competitive and one of the most sought-after courses in any Nigerian university. Therefore knowing the conditions and also the required subjects will help you and also give you a proper guide to applying for it without any problem, it further helps you to avoid unnecessary mistakes.

Please read carefully the terms of registration for the JAMB subject Combination for Chemistry below. If you meet the prerequisite requirements, you can proceed to the UTME / Direct Entry registration.


This article covers the following:

  • WAEC Requirements for Chemistry
  • JAMB Subject Combination for Chemistry
  • Direct Entry Requirements for Chemistry
  • UTME Requirements for Chemistry
  • Plus any other useful information you may need that will ease your registration process.

JAMB UTME Requirements for Chemistry

Note that English Language is Compulsory for all courses in UTME.

JAMB Subject combination for Chemistry:

  • Chemistry
  • And any two of either Physics, Biology, or Mathematics.

WAEC Subjects combination for Chemistry:


Aspiring candidates are expected to acquire at least five (5) WASSCE credit passes including;

  • English Language
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Chemistry, and Biology.

Direct Entry Requirement for Chemistry:

Aspiring candidates are expected to acquire at least;

  • Two (2) ‘A’ level passes to include Chemistry and any one (1) of either Physics, Mathematics, or Biology.
  • National Diploma (ND) or National Certificate Examination (NCE) with good grades in relevant ‘O’ level subjects 

NOTE: Please Kindly make reference to JAMB Brochure for SPECIAL CONSIDERATION AND WAIVER REMARKS by various universities for Chemistry. KINDLY CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE JAMB BROCHURE. You can as well download the JAMB Brochure if you want, IT’S COMPLETELY FREE.


Universities Offering Chemistry in Nigeria:

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Universities Offering Chemistry And Industrial Chemistry.

  1. Abia State University, Uturu, Abia State – ABSU
  2. Igbinedion University, Okada, Benin City, Edo State

You can enroll in the Bachelor’s degree programs for this course either through the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), by Direct Entry, or through the Pre-degree Programme.
Basically, the purpose of the entry requirement is to ensure that those admitted have the necessary preparedness to scale through the program. There is a compulsory screening test in some of these universities for all eligible candidates.

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