Most universities today require prospective candidates to have a minimum of a credit pass in their Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) in certain subjects plus Mathematics and English. It is possible you’ve been denied admission in the past on account of your poor result in Mathematics. The good news that hope is not lost if the poor result isn’t an F.
Some universities still accept candidates to study even without a credit pass in Mathematics. In this list, we present you a list of courses you can do with an ordinary pass in Mathematics and the universities that can accept you into such courses. Meanwhile, EduCeleb.com encourages prospective university students to study hard in order not to be denied admission by their school of choice.
List of Courses you can study with a pass in Mathematics and the universities offering such courses
1. INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
WELLSPRING (WELLSPRING accepts a pass in Mathematics provided the candidate has a total of five credits including English language, Government/History, and Economics)
2. MASS COMMUNICATION
CARITAS, CRUTECH, ESUTECH, NSUK, MADONNA, RSUST, WELLSPRING, WESTERN-DELTA, AAUA, ABU, ABSU, AJAYI, AKSU, AL-HIKMAH, UNIBEN, BINGHAM, COVENANT, UNIJOS, KWASU, IBBUL, UNIMAID, PLASU, UNN, NOUN, CRUTECH, UNIZIK, BSUM, IMSU, JABU, SOUTHWESTERN all accept a pass in Maths for Mass Communication candidates.
3. LOCAL GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION
ABU – as Local Government and Development Studies.
4. OFFICE AND INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
5. PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
UNN – as Public Administration as and Local Government Administration, BSU – as Public Administration, UNIABUJA – as Public Administration
6. FISHERIES AND AQUACULTURE
FUAM (A candidate with a pass in Mathematics but credit in Physics will be accepted. )
7. ARABIC STUDIES
UMYU, EKSU – Arabic and Islamic Studies
9. CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS KNOWLEDGE/STUDIES
10. THEATRE ARTS
REDEEMERS, FUOYE – Theatre and Media Arts
11. ENGLISH LANGUAGE
FUDUTSE, REDEEMER’S, UMYU
12. ENGLISH AND LITERARY STUDIES
IGBINEDION, UMYU, REDEEMER’S – History and Strategic Studies, JABU, UI
16. ISLAMIC STUDIES
UNIBEN – As Linguistics and African Language
AAU, AAUA, UNIABUJA, AKSU, AUGUSTINE, UNIBEN, BMSE, BOWEN, BSU, UNICAL, CLARETAIN, COOU, DELSU, DOMINICAN, EKSU, FULAFIA, FED-NDUFU, FUWUKARI, FOUNTAIN, UI, IMSU, JABU, KSU, UNILAG, LASU, MADONNA, NDU, OAU, OOU, UNIPORT, POPE, SAU, SPIRITAN-NSK, ST-JOSEPH, SWSO, TANSIAN, UHIELE, UNIZIK, UNIUYO, VERITAS
FULOKOJA, FULAFIA, FUKASHERE, FED-NDUFU
20. POLITICAL SCIENCE (UNDER ARTS)
AUE, FULOKOJA, FUKASHERE, FUWUKARI, FED-NDUFU, FUOTUOKE, PLASU
PLASU (Under Arts)
Under Social Science;
ABSU, UNICAL, UNILORIN, ABU, JABU, ABUAD
22. ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
23. SECRETARIAL EDUCATION
BAUCHI, IAUE, OOU – Secretarial Administration, TASUED – Secretarial Administration and Education
24. EDUCATION AND INTEGRATED SCIENCE
EBSU, YABATECH, UNN, OAU
25. EDUCATION AND EFIK/IBIBIO
26. EDUCATION AND BIOLOGY
27. EDUCATION AND ISLAMIC STUDIES
28. EDUCATION AND FRENCH
29. EDUCATION AND GEOGRAPHY
UNIPORT, DELSU, UNICAL, UNILORIN, UDU, and UNIUYO
30. EDUCATION AND HISTORY
31. PHYSICAL AND HEALTH EDUCATION
AAU – (options in:
i. Health Education
ii. Physical Education
AAUA – Health Education
33. EDUCATION AND ENGLISH LANGUAGE
34. EDUCATION AND HAUSA
35. EDUCATION AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
36. EDUCATION ARTS
UNICAL : with options in:
37. EDUCATION AND ARABIC
38. EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION
39. EDUCATIONAL MANAGEMENT
40. LIBRARY AND INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
UNIZIK, ABSU – as Library Science. KSU, UNIJOS – as Library and Information Science
41. NURSERY AND PRIMARY EDUCATION
EKSU, UNIJOS – as Early Childhood Education
42. GUIDANCE AND COUNSELLING
43. ADULT EDUCATION
44. EDUCATION AND SOCIAL STUDIES
45. EDUCATION AND GOVERNMENT
46. EDUCATION AND ECONOMICS
47. GEOGRAPHY AND METEOROLOGY
48. CIVIL LAW; LAW
UNIZIK, UNIUYO, MADONNA, BIU, IMSU, DELSU, AAU and UNIBEN
50. BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
UDUSOK, UI, UNN
54. POLICY AND STRATEGIC STUDIES
UNICAL – as Policy and Strategic Studies, ABUAD – as Social Justice
55. HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM
56. POLITICAL SCIENCE (UNDER SOCIAL SCIENCE)
UI, DELSU, UNN, JABU, ABSU, EDWIN CLARK
57. POLITICAL SCIENCE AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
BSUM, EBSU, UI, UNIUYO, AAUA, IMSU, UNIZIK, UNN
59. SOCIOLOGY AND ANTHROPOLOGY
Candidates are advised to use the current JAMB Brochure to confirm what is obtainable. Some universities may decide to make some changes on their admission requirements and criteria at any time.
Cant d7 go for any engineering course in Nigerian universities?
It is advisable a better result is used. The competition for engineering courses is high. Don’t put yourself at a disadvantaged position by presenting a result where you scored low.
Pls can I study marketing with this results
English language E8
Social studies A1
Business management C5
Core maths C6
sir, should i go for change of course since i put education geography instaed of geography in unn? i have 8 credits with d7 in maths
Do the Education/Geography like that. It’s a double honours for you. You can use the degree both as a geographer and an educator. It’s a double advantage. Don’t do change of course.
Sir i have d7 in English can i get admission into futa or funab
What course do you want to study?
sir,please i had d7 in core maths and d7 also in two electives [biology and physics] can i get admission to do dental surgery or political science?
Dental surgery and political science have different requirements. You should take a look at a course that you’re qualified to take from the list above.
is there any professional course in educational management?
Clarify what you mean by professional course. If you meant teaching course, yes, there is. That depends on each student’s O’level combinations.
sir I don’t know what to do I apply for DELSU and I choose theatre arts as a course but I have d7 in maths plst what should I do
Check an alternative course you can study if Theatre Arts doesn’t accept a D7 in Mathematics.
sir i applied federal university dutsin-ma katsina state, computer science is the course i applied for but i got D7 in english language can i still get the admission with thesame course i applied?
English is the most compulsory subject for all. Once you don’t have a good grade in English, you’d have to rewrite the exam and make, at least a C6 in it. Try registering before 27th July when registration closes for the Second Series of WASSCE for Private Candidates this year.
sir please can i gain admission in EBSU with d7 in mathematics 191 for jamb and still study mass communication
Your chances are slim, if at all there is any chance.
Sir I have d7 in math and Biology and I will like to study mass communication or marketing, I want to know the University I can apply for
It depends on the course you intend studying.
pls can one study English at u.I with E8 in maths
Please can I go to any university with E8 in maths to do marketing or media
Yes. But that depends on each institution’s requirements.
sir I have d7 in mathematics can I study mass communication at AAUA with it ??
Please, check the JAMB brochure and/or read the above post to get your answer.
please can I study mass communication in imsu with a D7 in mathematics?
Confirm checking the current brochure.
As a direct entry candidate, with my complete jupeb result(14points) with 0’level result full of B3’s but D7 in maths, aspiring FUOYE as my choice of institution. Can I study engineering course with such result?
You O’level result in mathematics may not make that easy.
Your O’level result in Mathematics may just be the problem.
Sir i have d7 in maths and am going for English education in uniben, what are my chances.
Read the above for your answer.
pls my result is full of credits but mathematics d7 and i want to go to oau
For what course?
Sir I got d7 in math can I still study electrical engineering
can I study international relation with this result
civic education B3
Yes, depending on your school of choice.
Comment:I have D7 in math and I want to study SLT in kwarapoly,sir is it possible to gain admission since my other subject is good
That is if you meet the requirement for that
Sir I have e8 in maths and I want to study international relation in unicab …..
Good day Sir/Ma, pls I applied for sociology in the university of Ilorin with D7 in Mathematics but was not admitted! I scored 230 in jamb and the cut off was 180; cut off mark for postjamb is 54 but my score was 60% and till date, I am still not admitted! Please what could be the possible cause?!
You should have contacted the registry of the school to find out why.
please Sir, can i study Law with an E8 in Maths?
Can i get any course with D7 in mathematics at Abuja open university?
Please sir, i have
D7 in maths and E8 in Economics
Can I study economics in uniziky
I have d7 in mathematics and I want to study computer science in mapoly, is it possible?
Check the polytechnic’s requirements to be sure
I want to study engineering
But i Don’t know which course to study with this result,
Animal husbandry c6
You can’t study engineering without a credit in mathematics. Then, most of the sciences require a credit in it generally. Your subject combination reduces your chances of taking a course in the humanities.
Sir please from the above information which course can I study with E8 in Mathematics
The one you find yourself qualified to study.
Please I am Robert Ansah from Techiman.
Please I want to find out if I can be admitted with this grade;social B2,English C6,Mathematics D7,Science C6,General knowledge in Art B3,Textiles B3,Graphic DESIGN A1,Leatherwork C6.
Please I offered VISUAL ART back at SHS.
I got E8 in maths and science
D7 in English
C4 in biology
C6 in management
Please can I offer textiles and fashion
In Accra technical uni.
You need at least D7 in Math also
Sir i got
Nd i score 231 in jamb do i have any chances of gaining admission to delsu to study political science
Yes, provided that you meet their admissions requirements
I had D7 in core maths
Social studies B3
Food amd nutrition D7
General knowledge in art c6
Management in Living c6
What course can i study in which university
You need to get the JAMB brochure to figure that out.
Please I had c5 in English,c5 in science,c6in social, c6 in core maths, d7in geography, d7 in elective math, b3 in ict, b3 in gorvenment , can I study political science at uew
Can I study political science with D7 in maths in delsu,scored 260 in jamb with credit in English, economics, literature and government
Can I study political science with D7 in maths at delsu and 252 in jamb
Can I study land and survey in rust with d7 in math
Can l get admission into uniben to study architecture?
I got e8 in maths
Or should i cover up with NECO?
Can I study mass communications in a Canadian University or unilag with a D7 in maths and a C4 in English and all other distinctions in my core subjects. And a jamb score of 249
Definitely not in UNILAG. Try other institutions
Can I study medicine with d7 in math and in which institution
Sir I had E8 in government what can I do
Choose courses that don’t require it or rewrite another SSCE
Pls can I offer marketing with this grade? Maths b3, English c6, science e8, costing c6, BM c6, and Economics e8.
Pls can I be offered marketing with this result?
Maths B3, Science E8, English C6, Costing C6, Economics E8, and Bm C6
Please i had F9 in maths and D7 in science but i had passes in the rest… But i wrote NovDec and I had E8 in maths can I still be admitted?
It depends on the requirements for your course of choice.
Please can I offer B.ed Management with this results
Business Management C5
Please can I study Civil law in oou with d7 in mathematics and f9 in ccp
You need better grades to do so.
What course can I study with this result and which University
That’s why you should read the brochure
Can I study mass communication with d7 in mathematics in u.i
That’s not likely
Sir I have E8 in mathematics can I study any science related course?
Sir i had f in math can i still study geology
Sir pls can I get admission into Noun because I have f9 in mathematics
It depends on what you want to study
Please can i study law in UNN with an E8 in Mathematics.
Which course can I study with e8 in english and d7 in maths
And which university can accept the result
Pls can I study political science with E8 in social studies
I got D7 in mathematics and social studies which course can I offer and which university will admit me
Write properly next time
Good afternoon sir
I have deficiency in maths
Which course do you suggest will be suitable for this credentials and universities that accepts d7 in maths?
Choose among the above mentioned courses with institutions
Sir can i be given admission in ebsu with D7 in mathematics for medicine
I have d7 in maths and commerce c6 and economic a1 and i want to go for business administration in ABUS can it work?
Read the brochure
I have this results can i get admission in any university in Ghana to do mass communication cmaths B3, social B3, English F9, Government B3, inter science B2, economics B2, Geographic B3,
Please sir can I get admission into buk with f9 in maths and D7 in English
Write another exam
Pls sir I have D7 in maths can I study medicine or pharmacy
You can after getting better grades
Sir pls I have D7 in maths and B3 in English and I want to study mass come in KSU is it possible
Can I get admission wiith the following results and in which school, credit on English, physics, chemistry, economics, computer science, art and craft, biology and D8 in mathematics
Which course can I study with d7 in mathematics
You should have read the article by now.
Can I gain admission with this
Core maths B3
Sir, can l study medical laboratory science with the following results .math f9, english c6, agriculture b3, physics c6, chemistry c6, geography c5, biology c5,
Sir please I had D7 in only maths but I thought I would not get school so I decided to not buy forms can I still get admission in a school
Can I get admission in OAU for History if I passed every other subject but had E8 in
maths WAEC and 256 in jamb.
I want to study art and design but I ave maths d7 . English c6. Literature f9 .dye & bleaching c6. Crs c4.economics c4.goverment c4.
Please sir can I study electrical engineering with E8 in math ,B3 in further math and B2 in other subjects
Please I had E8 in maths 4c and one B can I apply in any of the universities or college
Can I get study a degree program with this results
Social studies b3
English language c5
Gud evening. Pls, I’m new on this site. I want to know if my son’s result he had in WAEC 5’in total can work for him in gaining admission into either a university or a polytechnic. He had: eng-c5, data processing-c4, biology-c, accounts-b, eco-e8, math-d7, comm-f9, civic-c nd govt-c. Pls, I will like to know asap if he has any chance into either a university or polytechnic. Thanks.
Can I study secretariat administration and education with this results
Data processing C5
Christian Religious Studies F9
Literature in English C6
Civic education F9
English Language C6
Can I study civil engineering with
Civic edu b3
English lang b3
Further math b3
General maths d7
Sir with results English c4 agric c5 CRS c4 commerce c5 government c6 Economics c6 mathematics d7 Civic education b3 literature b3 can I get a degree in political science at kogi state University
Hi sir pls can I study Accounting with E8 in my maths
The answer is given above
Sir can I get admission to study any science course with e8 in math waec
Read the above post again