To study Software Engineering in any NUC accredited university or polytechnic in Nigeria, here are the JAMB and WASSCE subject combination and requirements you need to look out for.
Software Engineering 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 Software Engineering before proceeding to apply/register for either the UTME or DIRECT ENTRY for the said course.
This article covers the following:
- WAEC Requirements for Software Engineering
- JAMB Subject Combination for Software Engineering
- Direct Entry Requirements for Software Engineering
- UTME Requirements for Software Engineering
- Plus any other useful information you may need that will ease your registration process.
Note that English Language is Compulsory for all courses in UTME.
JAMB Subject Combination for Software Engineering:
- And any one of either Chemistry, Physics, Biology or Geography.
WAEC Requirements for Software Engineering:
Interested candidates must acquire a minimum of at least five (5) SSC credit passes to include;
- English Language and three (3) other Science subjects.
Direct Entry Requirements for Software Engineering:
- A-Level passes ND/NCE at Credit/merit levels and HND lower credit in relevant programmes into 200 and 300 levels.
NOTE: Please Kindly make reference to JAMB Brochure for SPECIAL CONSIDERATION AND WAIVER REMARKS by various universities for Software Engineering. 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 Software Engineering:
- Admiralty University Of Nigeria, Ibusa, Delta State – ADUN
- Bayero University, Kano, Kano State
- Al- Hikmah University, Ilorin, Kwara State
- American University Of Nigeria, Yola, Adamawa State – AUN
- Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo, Ogun State
- Nile University Of Nigeria, Abuja
- Federal University, Dutse, Jigawa State
- Nigerian Army University, Biu, Borno State – NAUB
- Skyline University Nigeria, Kano, Kano State
- Technical University, Ibadan, Oyo State
- Ritman University
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.