Do you think you have all it takes to study Computer science? find out if meet the admission requirement to study computer science. In this article, we will provide you with the required WAEC and JAMB UTME Subject Combination for Computer Science.

We will also list out all the Universities in Nigeria where you can study this course as well as all the requirements including Direct entry requirements.

Before we begin our listing in proper, we want to inform you that computer science according to JAMB, is under the faculty of Sciences, though it may differ from University to Universities. Before you can qualify to apply for admission into this course, you must ensure that you have a science background. This means that if you are an art student, you wouldn’t be able to apply for this course.

WAEC Subject Combination for Computer Science

To stand a chance of being admitted into an institution where you can study computer science, then you must have first meet up with the SSCE (Applicable to both NECO, GCE, and WAEC) subject requirements. You must ensure you have not less than five (5) credit passes in your SSCE examination. Below are the compulsory 5 NECO, GCE, or WAEC subject combinations for computer science:

1). Use of English Language.

2). Mathematics

3). Physics

4). In addition to two (2) other science subjects

JAMB Subject Combination for Computer Science

If you want apply for admission into any University via UTME, then you must have to know the requirements for studying computer science for UTME candidates only. Below are the Jamb subject combination for computer science.

  1. Physics
  2. Maths
  3. Choose 1 subject from Agric Science, Biology, Chemistry, Geography and Economics.

Direct Entry requirement to study Computer Science

Should in case you want to continue your education and you don’t want to go through UTME, then you must have to satisfy the following requirements listed below in addition to the WAEC subject combination for Computer Science.

1). You must posses Two (2) A-Level passes in science subjects including Mathematics.

2). NCE with at least Merit in Maths and one (1) other Social Science or Science  subject.

Universities in Nigeria Offering Computer Science

  1. AAU (Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma)
  2. AAUA (Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba)
  3. ABSU (Abia State University, Uturu)
  4. ABU (Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria)
  5. ABUADAfe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti)
  6. University of Abuja, Gwagwalada
  7. ADSU (Adamawa State University Mubi)
  8. ACU (Ajayi Crowther University, Ibadan)
  9. AKSU (Akwa Ibom State University of Technology, Uyo)
  10. Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin
  11. Al-Qalam University, Katsina
  12. Anchor-UNI (Anchor University Ayobo Lagos State)
  13. Arthur Javis University Akpoyubo Cross river State
  14. Augustine University
  15. AUE (Adeleke University Ede)
  16. Baze University
  17. Bauchi State University, Gadau
  18. Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo
  19. Bayero University, Kano
  20. UNIBEN (University of Benin)
  21. BIU (Benson Idahosa University, Benin City)
  22. Bowen University, Iwo
  23. Benue State University, Makurdi
  24. UNICAL (University of Calabar)
  25. Caritas University, Enugu
  26. Caleb University, Lagos
  27. Chrisland University
  28. Clifford University Owerrinta Abia State
  29. Coal City University Enugu State
  30. Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uli
  31. Covenant University Ota, Covenant University Ota
  32. CRUTECH (Cross River State University of Science &Technology, Calabar)
  33. Crown Hill University Eiyenkorin Kwara State
  34. CUAB (Crescent University)
  35. DELSU (Delta State University, Abraka)
  36. Dominican University Ibadan Oyo State
  37. EBSU (Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki)
  38. Edo University Iyamo
  39. Edwin Clark University, Kaigbodo
  40. Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin
  41. Ekiti State University
  42. Eastern Palm University Ogboko, Imo State
  43. ESUT (Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu)
  44. FUD (Federal University, Dutse, Jigawa State)
  45. Federal University Gashua, Yobe (FUU mar Suleiman College of Education, Gashua
  46. FUGUS (Federal University, Gusau Zamfara)
  47. FUKASHERE (Federal University, Kashere Gombe State)
  48. FUBK (Federal University, Birnin Kebbi)
  49. FULAFIA (Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State)
  50. FULOKOJA (Federal University, Lokoja, Kogi State)
  51. FUNAI (Federal University, Ndifu-Alike, Ebonyi State)
  52. Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State
  53. Fountain University, Oshogbo
  54. FUWUKARI (Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State)
  55. FUNAAB (Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta)
  56. FUPRE (Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun)
  57. Federal University of Technology, Akure
  58. FUTO (Federal University of Technology, Owerri)
  59. Godfrey Okoye University, Ugwuomu-Nike – Enugu State
  60. Gombe State University, Gombe
  61. Gregory University, Uturu
  62. Hallmark University, Ijebi Itele, Ogun
  63. UI (University of Ibadan), UNILORIN (University of Ilorin)
  64. IMSU (Imo State University, Owerri)
  65. IBBU (Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai)
  66. Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji
  67. UNIJOS (University of Jos)
  68. KASU (Kaduna State University, Kaduna)
  69. Kola Daisi University Ibadan, Oyo State
  70. Kebbi State University, Kebbi
  71. Kogi State University Anyigba
  72. KUST (Kano University of Science & Technology, Wudil)
  73. KWASU (Kwara State University, Ilorin)
  74. UNILAG (University of Lagos)
  75. Landmark University, Omu-Aran
  76. LASU (Lagos State University, Ojo)
  77. LAUTECH (Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso)
  78. Legacy University, Okija Anambra State
  79. Madonna University, Okija
  80. Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola (MAUTY)
  81. Micheal & Cecilia Ibru University
  82. Mcpherson University, Seriki Sotayo, Ajebo
  83. Federal University of Technology, Minna
  84. University of Mkar, Mkar
  85. Mountain Top University
  86. Nasarawa State University Keffi (NSUK)
  87. Nigerian Defence Academy Kaduna (NDA)
  88. Northwest University Kano (NWU)
  89. National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN)
  90. Novena University, Ogume,
  91. Nile University of Nigeria, Abuja
  92. Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu – Osun State
  93. Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye
  94. Ondo State University of Science and Technology Okitipupa (OSUSTECH)
  95. Paul University, Awka – Anambra State
  96. University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT)
  97. Plateau State University Bokkos (PLASU)
  98. Nigeria Police Academy Wudil
  99. Redeemer’s University, Mowe
  100. Renaissance University, Enugu
  101. Rhema University, Obeama-Asa – Rivers State
  102. Ritman University, Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom
  103. River State University of Science and Technology (RSUST)
  104. Salem University, Lokoja
  105. Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa
  106. Sule Lamido University, Kafin Hausa, Jigawa (SLU)
  107. Sokoto State University
  108. Southwestern University, Oku Owa
  109. Summit University
  110. Tansian University, Umunya
  111. Tai Solarin University of Education Ijebu Ode (TASUED)
  112. Taraba State University, Jalingo (TSUJ)
  113. Usumanu Danfodiyo University (UDUSOK)
  114. Michael Okpara University of Agricultural Umudike
  115. Hezekiah University, Umudi
  116. Kings University, Ode Omu (UNIKINGS)
  117. Osun State University Osogbo (UNIOSUN)
  118. Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka (UNIZIK)
  119. University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN)
  120. Umar Musa Yar’ Adua University Katsina (UMYU)
  121. University of Agriculture, Makurdi
  122. University of Uyo
  123. Veritas University, Abuja
  124. Wesley University of Science & Technology, Ondo
  125. Wellspring University, Evbuobanosa – Edo State
  126. Western Delta University, Oghara Delta State
  127. Yobe State University, Damaturu.

Places You can Work with a Degree in Computer Science

  • You work as a Software Developers
  • Hardware Engineers: You can oversee the installation of  computer Hardware as well develop.
  • System Designer
  • System Analyst
  • Networking Engineers
  • DBA AKA Database Administrators, Database Coordinator or Database Programmer in IT sector.

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