UNIJOS Department of Accountancy/Accounting Admission Requirement


This is to notify the general public and all aspiring University of Jos (UNIJOS) students that the Department of Accountancy/Accounting admission requirements have been published.

The admission requirements include O’level Subject combinations, JAMB UTME Subject combinations, and School and Departmental Cut-Off Marks.

About The University of Jos

UNIJOS, officially established as a Federal Government-University by the Federal Government in 1975, has since evolved into an innovative institution charged with fashioning tastes and attitudes for the future.

The University of Jos strives to maintain its reputation as a globally ranked university that provides an excellent educational experience with a significant societal impact.

UNIJOS, a renowned academic institution, has over 12 faculties offering relevant and relatable courses in various disciplines.

Entry Requirements

O’Level Subject Combination

The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Accountancy/Accounting include Five SSCE credit passes in the following subjects:

Five (5) SSCE credit passes, including English Language, Mathematics, Economics, and any other two (2) relevant subjects.

For NBC holders, the other two (2) relevant subjects could be from any of Principles of Accounts, Commerce, Office Practice, and Secretarial Duties.

JAMB UTME Subject Combination

Candidates will write the following Four (4) Subjects in JAMB.

  • English Language
  • Mathematics
  • Economics plus any Social Science subject

Direct Entry Requirement

These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Accountancy/Accounting if you don’t intend to use UTME. You require;

Two (2) ‘A’ level passes chosen from Economics, Accounting, Business Management, Government, and Geography.

Special Consideration (Waiver) Remarks

UNIJOS accepts;

  • Passes at IJMB in at least two (2) subjects, one (1) of which must be in Accounting, Economics, or Business Management.
  • ND upper credit in Financial studies.

JAMB Score

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


We hope this article has clarified the admission requirements for the Department of Building at UNIJOS. RealMina wishes all students who wish to attend UNIJOS the best of luck.

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