Local Government Studies JAMB Polytechnic Brochure

This entire page attempts to cover the List of Schools that offer Local Government Studies under the Faculty of Social & Management Sciences in Nigeria.

We will also talk about;
– The subject combinations needed to study Local Government Studies
– JAMB UTME Subjects and Requirements
– O’Level Subjects and Requirements
– Direct Entry Requirements
– and other information you require to successfully gain admission to study Local Government Studies.

You need to read the entire content of this page to get all the knowledge your require for this course.

Local Government Studies can be studied under the Social & Management Sciences in the following Nigerian Universities;

  • Kaduna Polytechnic (KADPOLY)
  • Akanu Ibiam Federal polytechnic (AKANUPOLY)
  • Kano State polytechnic (KANOPOLY)
  • Niger State polytechnic (NIGERPOLY)
  • Ramat polytechnic (RAMATPOLY)
  • The polytechnic, Ibadan (IBADANPOLY)
  • Abdul-gusau Polytechnic (AGP)
  • Abubakar Tatari Ali Polytechnic (ATAP)
  • Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital (ABUTH)
  • Benue State Poly (BENPOLY)
  • College Of Administrative And Business Studies (COABS)
  • Nasarawa State Polytechnic (NASPOLY)
  • Polytechnic Of Sokoto (POLYSOK)
  • Waziri Umaru Fed. Polytechnic Birnin Kebbi (WUFPBK)
  • Bayelsa State College of Arts and Science (BYCAS)
  • The Oke-Ogun Polytechnic, Saki (TOPS)
  • Nacabs Polytechnic (NACABS)
  • Federal Polytechnic, Ekowe (FEDPOEKO)
  • Umar Ali Shinkafi Polytechnic (UAS-POLY)
  • College of Business and Management Studies, Konduga (KONDUGA)

Subject Combination / JAMB UTME Requirements

In UTME, please note that English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combination needed to study Local Government Studies under the Faculty of Social & Management Sciences in the above Universities include;

Government or History and any two of Economics, Commerce, Geography and Mathematics.




i)     KAD-POLY accepts Literature in English, CRS/IS and Agricultural Science/Biology among optional subjects.

O’Level Requirements

The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Local Government Studies;

You require;

Five (5) SSCE credit passes in English Language not Literature in English and Mathematics and any three (3) subjects from the following


Business Methods,

Principles of Accounts,

Literature in English


Office Practice


Biology/Agricultural Science,









  i) IBD-POLY and KAD-POLY require ‘O’ Level credit passes to include English Language and ‘O’ Level pass in Mathematics.

ii) IBD-POLY requires ‘O’ Level credit pass in Government. Accepts CRS/IS, Yoruba, History and ‘O’ Level in Mathematics. Also accepts any of the listed OLevel course requirements as UTME subjects.

iii) PLS-POLY requires ‘O’ Level credit passes in English Language and three (3) others from Government/History, Economics, Commerce, Geography, Biology/Agricultural Science, IS/CRS.

iv) KAN-POLY accepts Certificate in Local Government Studies or Public Administration of Kano Polytechnic plus five (5) ‘O’ Level credit passes in Mathematics, English Language, Economics, Accounts, Government/History, Biology, Agricultural Science, Geography, Commerce.

v) CABSP accepts Certificate Course of the College or from any recognised institution OR any other qualification recognised by the College Academic Board.