Have you been browsing through the internet for the JAMB and WAEC subject combination for Law to no avail? Do you need a complete list of all the Nigerian Universities that offer Law? If yes, you are at the perfect place.
Securing admission into any UNIVERSITY in Nigeria is not an easy task. The struggle always begins from SSCE exams then to Jamb, post UTME, etc.
So if you are determined to become a lawyer in the future, you must know the ideal Jamb and Waec subject combination for Law and the Universities offering it in Nigeria.
Reason being that, if you fill a wrong subject combination in your Waec and then Jamb, you will be denied admission in the long run even if you meet all other requirements.
It is, therefore, ideal you note that Law as a course of study is only meant for Art students with an amazing background.
For you to meet up with the standard of studying law in any Nigerian University, it’s paramount you meet all of the under-highlighted requirements.
- The first thing is for you to make sure that you have at least that 5 credit pass in your ‘O’ Level (WAEC, NECO, GCE, NABTEB) core subjects;
- Endeavor to choose the correct subject combination in your JAMB;
- And make sure to have nothing less than 250 as your jamb score.
JAMB SUBJECT COMBINATION FOR LAW
1). Use of English Language.
2). Literature in English.
4). Islamic Religion Studies/Christian Religious Studies/Arabic
WAEC Subject Combination for Law
2). Use of English
3). Literature in English
4). Christian Religious Studies/Islamic Religion Studies/Arabic
Types of Law programs offering in Nigeria Universities
Almost all of the Nigeria Universities offering law are specialized in one area of law or the other. So if you are determined to become a lawyer, you might want to consider the following types of laws available:
- Common Law
- Shari’ah/Islamic Law
- Civil Law
- Common and Shari’ah Law (combined)
- Common and Civil Law (combined)
List of Nigerian Universities Offering Law
UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN, IBADAN, OYO STATE
UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS, LAGOS STATE
UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA, NSUKKA, ENUGU STATE
OBAFEMI AWOLOWO UNIVERSITY, ILE IFE, OSUN STATE
LCITY (LEAD CITY UNIVERSITY, IBADAN, OYO STATE)
USMANU DAN FODIO UNIVERSITY, SOKOTO, SOKOTO STATE
UNIVERSITY OF ILORIN, ILORIN KWARA STATE
UNIBENIN (UNIVERSITY OF BENIN, BENIN CITY, EDO STATE)
UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA, ABUJA, FCT
AAU (AMBROSE ALLI UNIVERSITY, EKPOMA, EDO STATE)
AAUA (ADEKUNLE AJASIN UNIVERSITY, AKUNGBA-AKOKO, ONDO STATE)
ABSU (ABIA STATE UNIVERSITY, UTURU, ABIA STATE)
ABUAD (AFE BABALOLA UNIVERSITY, ADO-EKITI, EKITI STATE)
ACHIEVERS UNIVERSITY, OWO, ONDO STATE
ADELEKE UNIVERSITY, EDE, OSUN STATE
AL- HIKMAH UNIVERSITY, ILORIN, KWARA STATE
AJAYI CROWTHER UNIVERSITY, OYO, OYO STATE
AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA, YOLA, ADAMAWA STATE
BABCOCK UNIVERSITY, ILISHAN-REMO, OGUN STATE
BAUCHI STATE UNIVERSITY, GADAU, BAUCHI STATE
BAZE UNIVERSITY, ABUJA, FCT
BINGHAM UNIVERSITY, KARU, NASARAWA STATE
BENSON IDAHOSA UNIVERSITY, BENIN CITY, EDO STATE
BENUE STATE UNIVERSITY, MAKURDI, BENUE STATE
BOWEN UNIVERSITY, IWO, OSUN STATE
UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR, CALABAR, CROSS RIVER STATE
AHMADU BELLO UNIVERSITY, ZARIA, KADUNA STATE
BAYERO UNIVERSITY, KANO, KANO STATE
DELTA STATE UNIVERSITY, ABRAKA, DELTA STATE
EKITI STATE UNIVERSITY, ADO-EKITI, EKITI STATE
EDWIN CLARK UNIVERSITY, KIAGBODO, DELTA STATE
ELIZADE UNIVERSITY, ILARA-MOKIN, ONDO STATE
ENUGU STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, ENUGU, ENUGU STATE
EDO UNIVERSITY, IYAMHO, EDO STATE
FED-OYE EKITI (FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, OYE-EKITI, EKITI STATE)
GOUU (GODFREY OKOYE UNIVERSITY, URGWUOMU- NIKE, ENUGU STATE)
GREGORY UNIVERSITY, UTURU, ABIA STATE
IGBINEDION UNIVERSITY, OKADA, BENIN CITY, EDO STATE
IMSU (IMO STATE UNIVERSITY, OWERRI, IMO STATE)
JABU (JOSEPH AYO BABALOLA UNIVERSITY, IKEJI-ARAKEJI, OSUN STATE)
UNIVERSITY OF JOS, JOS, PLATEAU STATE
KSU (KOGI STATE UNIVERSITY, ANYIGBA, KOGI STATE)
LASU (LAGOS STATES UNIVERSITY, OJO, LAGOS STATE)
MADONNA UNIVERSITY, ELELE, RIVERS STATE
NASARAWA STATE UNIVERSITY, KEFFI, NASARAWA STATE
NOUN (NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA, LAGOS STATE)
NDU (NIGER DELTA UNIVERSITY, WILBERFORCE ISLAND, BAYELSA STATE)
NILE UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA, ABUJA
NOVENA UNIVERSITY, OGUME, DELTA STATE
UNIPORT (UNIVERSITY OF PORT-HARCOURT, RIVERS STATE)
UNIVERSITY OF MAIDUGURI, BORNO STATE
POL-ACAD (NIGERIAN POLICE ACADEMY, WUDIL, KANO STATE)
REDEEMERS UNIVERSITY, OSUN STATE
RENAISSANCE UNIVERSITY, OJIAGU-AGBANI, ENUGU, ENUGU STATE
RSUST (RIVERS STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, PORT HARCOURT, R/STATE)
SALEM UNIVERSITY, LOKOJA, KOGI STATE
UNN (UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA NSUKKA, ENUGU STATE)
UMYUK (UMARU MUSA YARADUA UNIVERSITY, KATSINA, KATSINA STATE)
UNIOSUN (OSUN STATE UNIVERSITY, OSOGBO, OSUN STATE)
UNIUYO (UNIVERSITY OF UYO, AKWA IBOM STATE)
WESTERN-DEL (WESTERN DELTA UNIVERSITY, OGHARA, DELTA STATE)
YSU (YOBE STATE UNIVERSITY, DAMATURU, YOBE STATE)
NOTE: you are advised to browse through your JAMB Brochure for further information on schools that are offering law in Nigeria.
Knowing the registering the correct Jamb and Waec subject combination for Law and Universities offering it is the first step on becoming a law student. Don’t play with it, please!