FULOKOJA Department of Economics Admission Requirement 2024/2025

This article is designed to help students who wish to study Economics under the Faculty of Arts & Humanities at Federal University, Lokoja (FULOKOJA).


It is very important for all candidates who wish to apply for any of the courses offered in KASU  to carefully confirm and see if the course they Selected is offered in the institution before registering for JAMB.


The Federal University, Lokoja, popularly known as FULOKOJA, is a federal university in the confluence city of Lokoja, the capital of Kogi State, North-Central Nigeria. Lokoja lies at the confluence of the Niger and Benue rivers.

The Federal University, Lokoja, was established in February 2011 by the Federal Government of Nigeria due to the indispensable need to create more universities in the country.

O’Level Subject Combination

The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Economics;

You require five (5) SSC credit passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Economics, and at least two (2) other relevant subjects from Commerce, Government, and Accounting.

JAMB Subject Combination

In UTME, please note that the English Language is compulsory for this course.

Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combinations needed to study Economics under the Faculty of Arts & Humanities in the above Universities include:

  • Economics
  • Mathematics
  • Any of:
    • Government
    • History
    • Geography
    • Literature in English
    • French
    • CRS/IRS

Direct Entry Requirement

These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Economics if you don’t intend to use UTME.

You require ND/NCE with upper/merit credit in the relevant program in addition to five (5) credit passes at SSC at not more than two (2) sittings.

JAMB Score

All candidates interested in getting admitted into FULOKOJA for the 2024/2025 session should know that to be eligible for the screening, you must have a minimum score of  180 and above in your JAMB result.


We hope this article is helpful to all aspirants and students of Federal University Lokoja (FULOKOJA). We will update this post if there are any changes by the school authority.

We wish you the best of luck.

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