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JAMB Subject Combination for Psychology

Last Updated on December 1, 2021 by Spynaija


JAMB Subject Combination for Psychology

To study Psychology in any NUC accredited university or polytechnic in Nigeria, here are the JAMB and WAEC subject combination and requirements you need to look out for.

Psychology is a very competitive and one of the most sought-after courses in any Nigerian university. Therefore knowing the conditions and also the required JAMB subject combination 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 carefully read all the necessary requirements and terms of registration and the JAMB Subject Combination for Psychology before proceeding to apply/register for either the UTME or DIRECT ENTRY for the said course.

This article covers the following:

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

Requirements to Study Psychology

Applicants are advised to note that, Use of English is compulsory for all the courses in JAMB’s UTME while the other three (3) subjects must be relevant to the applicant’s chosen course of study.

JAMB Subject Combination for Psychology: 

  • Government.
  • Biology.
  • Any one (1) other subject either from Arts or Social Science

WAEC Requirements for Psychology:
Interested applicants are expected to acquire the minimum requirement of at least five (5) WASSCE credit passes to include; 

  • Government or History
  • English Language and three other subjects.
  • At least a “pass” in Mathematics is required
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Direct Entry Requirements for Psychology: 

  • Interested applicants must acquire a minimum of at least two (2) A-Level passes including Government or History.

NOTE: Please Kindly make reference to JAMB Brochure for SPECIAL CONSIDERATION AND WAIVER REMARKS by various universities for Psychology. 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 Psychology 

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You can enrol in the Bachelor’s degree programs for Psychology 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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