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Admission Requirement to Study History and International Studies; including WAEC, NECO, GCE, JAMB UTME, Direct Entry, IJBM, JUPEB, CAMBRIDGE, NABTEB Subject Combinations, Course Description and Career Opportunities 


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To study this course in Nigeria Universities, you must fulfil the admission requirements which must include one or a combination of ‘O’ level results. This page will literally answer questions such as WAEC subject combination, JAMB UTME subject combination, Direct Entry requirements, Special consideration (waivers), Course description and the required documents for admission into Nigeria universities. And if you’re still having difficulties with getting admission in Nigeria, maybe it’s time you consider studying online or study abroad for free through scholarships

What is O level/WAEC subject combinations (requirement) for History and International Studies?
You must have Five credit in subjects needed to study History and International Studies in WAEC. This subject combination is also applicable to NECO AND GCE… The core O level that is the compulsory WAEC subject combinations for History and International Studies must include:

  1. English Language
  2. Geography
  3. Government History
  4. A trade subject


What is JAMB UTME subject combination (subject needed) for History and International Studies?
You should aim for a score of 200 and above in JAMB UTME to be on a safe side. (Just an advice). If you score 180 and above in this recent JAMB UTME- All is well with you, but if your score is below 180, Please consider College or Polytechnic.. Don’t expect JAMB score upgrade. White collar Scammers are everywhere. JAMB is not the only option for admission. If you’re having troubles passing JAMB UTME maybe it’s time you pass through IJBM, JUBEB or Predegree. JAMB UTME subject combinations for History and International Studies are

  1. History/Govt
  2. Any other two subjects from Arts and Social Science


What is Direct Entry requirement (that is the required A level result you need) to study History and International Studies?
(i) Two ‘A’ level passes/NCE (Upper Credit) in History, Govt and any other related subject.
(ii) Diploma in International Affairs/Strategic Studies or related discipline

Just a reminder: Everything you have read so far is a general requirement, it is expedient that you also check the special consideration for this course below. If for some reasons you are not satisfied or cannot meet up with the subject combinations above, perhaps you should consider taking a look at Polytechnic or College of Education related course subject requirements. You can also study online with a foreign university right from your bedroom or apply for a scholarship to study abroad. Education is now a choice.

So now that you know the compulsory WAEC, JAMB subject combination for History and International Studies, (which is also applicable to NECO and GCE) as well as A level result/certificate. Do you know which Universities in Nigeria offer History and International Studies?
Nigerian Universities offering History and International Studies are:

  1. Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
  2. Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba
  3. Abia State University, Uturu
  4. Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti – Ekiti State
  5. Ajayi Crowther University, Ibadan (ACU)
  6. Akwa Ibom State University of Technology, Uyo
  7. Adeleke University Ede (AUE)
  8. Babcock University,Ilishan-Remo
  9. Bowen University, Iwo
  10. University of Calabar (UNICAL)
  11. Delta State University, Abraka (DELSU)
  12. Federal University, Birnin Kebbi (FUBK)
  13. Federal University Gashua, Yobe (FUGASHUA)
  14. Federal University, Gusau Zamfara (FUGUS)
  15. Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa (FUOTUOKE)
  16. Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State
  17. Godfrey Okoye University, Ugwuomu-Nike – Enugu State
  18. Gregory University, Uturu
  19. Imo State University, Owerri (IMSU)
  20. University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)
  21. Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji
  22. Sule Lamido University, Kafin Hausa, Jigawa (SLU)
  23. University of Jos (UNIJOS)
  24. Kogi State University Anyigba
  25. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai (IBBU)
  26. Lagos State University, Ojo (LASU)
  27. Northwest University Kano (NWU)
  28. Plateau State University Bokkos (PLASU)
  29. Nigeria Police Academy Wudil
  30. Edo University Iyamo
  31. Ekiti State University
  32. Renaissance University, Enugu
  33. Ritman University, Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom
  34. Hezekiah University, Umudi
  35. Osun State University Osogbo (UNIOSUN)
  36. University of Uyo
  37. Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
  38. University of Jos (UNIJOS)

Course Description for History and International Studies: 
We are still working on a number of things. We will add a description for this course later on. But if you’re willing to add a description, we will appreciate.

Where can I work with a Degree in History and International Studies? 
Having a Degree in History and International Studies does not limit you to a particular work environment. Career opportunities will be added soon.

The general WAEC, NECO or GCE core subject combination for History and International Studies have been listed above but, some Universities may accept Pass in some a compulsory subject instead of Credit. And some may accept or reject two sittings. That is combinations of WAEC, NECO, or GCE results. You will know more when you take a look at the special consideration (waiver) for this course if available. Please take note that when you see Check, it simply means the special consideration for this course had been merge with a related course to save space. So it is advisable to click the link or search with the search bar.

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