What is the JAMB subject combination for Sociology for 2021/2022? If you want to know the list of subjects you need to write in JAMB in order to study Sociology under the faculty of Social and Management Sciences, then am happy to inform you that this post is all about JAMB subject combination for Sociology.

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JAMB subject combination for Sociology contains the list of subjects you need to register in JAMB if you want to study Sociology in any tertiary institution in Nigeria. With that introduction, this is a notice to all JAMB candidates that JAMB subject combination for Sociology has been released by the management of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board.
Some of these subjects required to study Sociology are compulsory while some are optional. You need to pay attention and understand the subjects that are compulsory as well as the ones that are optional so you can make a better decision in your selection of subjects.
Do you want to see WAEC subjects required to study Sociology? See WAEC subject combination for Sociology here.

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JAMB Subject Combination For Sociology

The list of subjects you need to write in JAMB for Sociology are as follows:

Government or History plus two other Social Science/Arts subjects

Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks

(i) UI – The 3 subjects to be chosen from Arts, Science or Social Science subjects.

(ii) UNIPORT and AAU accept Mathematics as UTME subjects.

(iii) AAUA requires Government and accepts Mathematics.

(iv) KSU accepts English language. Mathematics and three others from Government or History, Economics, Geography, Commerce and Agric. Sci.

(v) FED-OYEEKITI, ABU and ABUAD require Government/History plus two other subjects

(vi) BSU accepts any three subjects from Arts or S/Sciences

(vii) WESTERN-DEL requires three Social Science or Arts subject.

(viii) LASU requires Government/History, Economics/Commerce and any other Social Science subject.

(ix) DELSU requires two Social science subjects and any other subject.

(x) ABUAD for Intelligence and Security Studies requires History/Government, Geography plus one Arts or Social Science subject.

(xi) KWASU requires Mathematics, Government and any other Arts or Social Science subject.

(xii) UNILAGOS requires three Social science subjects or Arts subjects. It accepts Mathematics as UTME subjects.

(xiii) FED-LAFIA requires Government and any two of Economics, Commerce, History, Geography, Literature in English or CRK/IRS.

(xiv) BAYERO requires Government or History plus two other Social Science.

Bear in mind that in JAMB, english language also known as use of english is compulsory for all courses. So if it was not included above, keep in mind that it is always required.
As we mentioned earlier, the JAMB subject combination you saw above is meant for Sociology under the faculty of Social and Management Sciences. If the Sociology you are looking for is in another faculty, keep in mind that the subjects may be different and as such, you need to check the subject combination for that particular faculty. You can also check the list of schools that offer this course under this faculty using JAMB brochure for all faculties here.


  1. Nwanchor peace success

    Is it a must that mathematics will be involved?
    Because I choose Govt, CRK, LITERATURE & ENGLISH this four subject is it good to go for someone that’s seating for 2021 JAMB?

  2. Ibekwe Chidimma miracle

    Pls can I write CRS English govt nd Igbo 4 sociology jamb combination

  3. I’m an art student want to study sociology but I don’t no right subject to choose I didn’t write economics on my waec nd my literature wasn’t nice but can I still study sociology

  4. ibrahim muhammad bello

    i want know more about utme subject combination

  5. Confidence

    Can i use economics government marketing and English for studying sociology

  6. I want to register and choose sociology at federal University of Lafia,what subjects can i choose ?

  7. Mathias yacham Saleh

    I think economic government English and CRS will do for social and management science

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