Mathematics/Statistics Education JAMB Subject Combination and Admission Requirement

This is one of the easiest course to get admitted into, but certainly NOT an easy course for students who don’t know Mathematics. Here is the official Mathematics/Statistics Education JAMB subject combination for all candidates seeking admission into any accredited higher institution in Nigeria.

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If you are searching for admission to study Mathematics/Statistics Education, here’s the o’level (NECO, WAEC) subject combination and admission requirement.

JAMB Requirements For Mathematics/Statistics Education.

Candidates applying for admission into accredited Nigerian university to study this course, should know the UTME requirement, or if you’re applying through Direct Entry (D.E), the DE admission requirement.

Five (5) SSC credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics plus one (1) other Science subject.
UTME Subject combination for Mathematics /Statistics Education:

Mathematics and any two (2) of the following Science subjects: Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

Mathematics/Statistics Education O’Level Subjects Combination.

All applying persons/aspirants seeking admission to study this course, should take note of the following: You need to have the correct O’level subject combination, or else, you may likely jeopardize your admission.

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To avoid this, this is the official JAMB required O’level subjects for candidates applying to study this course in any Nigerian higher institution. UTME candidates are required to have at least five (5) SSC credit passes in the following subjects:

1. Mathematics.
2. English Language.
3. One (1) other Science subject.
4. And any other two (2) subjects.

JAMB Subject Combination For Mathematics/Statistics Education.

It’s compulsory that all candidates registering for JAMB, seeking admission into any Nigerian university, Polytechnic, etc must sit for the USE of English. This means that the USE of English is compulsory in JAMB.

You are required to add extra three (3) subjects related to your course. Here’s the correct Mathematics/statistics Education subject combinations.

  1. Mathematics.
  2. You can choose two out of these science subjects: Chemistry, Biology, and Physics.


i. Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi (FUAM) requires candidates seeking admission to select the following subject in JAMB and have atleast, credit in their O’level result:

  • Physics,
  • Mathematics,
  • Biology.

Direct Entry Requirements Mathematics/Statistics Education.

What is Direct ENTRY: This is for candidates seeking admission into any Nigerian University to further their education, but studied at any accredited Nigerian Polytechnics, stopping at the ND level.

IMPORTANT NOTE: It’s important to note here that all Direct Entry candidates who are applying for Mathematics / Statistics Education through UTME, to make sure they meet the following Direct Entry requirements as listed below:

  • Two (2) ‘A’ Level passes/NCE in Mathematics and one (1) Science subject.


i). EKSU accepts a pass in General English at NCE as equivalent to ‘O’ Level English Language.

Universities Offering Mathematics/Statistics Education.

Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti (EKSU). This tertiary institution is situated in Ekiti State, Nigeria.
Federal University Of Agriculture, Makurdi (FUAM). This academic institution is located in Benue State, Nigeria.

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