This is to inform the general public and all University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) aspirants that the Department of Economics admission requirements have been published.
The admission requirements include O’level Subject combinations, JAMB UTME Subject combinations, and School and Departmental Cut-Off Marks.
O’Level Subject Combination
The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Economics include Five SSCE credit passes in the following subjects:
- English Language
- Economics and any two of the Arts or Social Science subjects.
JAMB UTME Subject Combination
Candidates will write the following Four (4) Subjects in JAMB
- English Language
- Mathematics and any one subject from below:
- Literature In English
Direct Entry Requirement
These are the conditions you need to fulfil to gain Direct Entry admission to study Economics if you don’t intend to use UTME. You require;
- Two ‘A’ level passes in Economics and any one of Mathematics, Statistics, Geography, Physics, Chemistry, Agric Science, Accounting, Business Management, History, and Government.
All candidates interested in getting admitted into the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) for the 2024/2025 session should know that to be eligible for the screening, you must have scored 150 or above in your JAMB result.
Founded in 1975, the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) is a second-generation Federal University with over 50,000 students in Nigeria’s Niger Delta region.
UNIPORT, formerly known as University College, Port Harcourt, was named one of the top ten universities in Africa and the first in Nigeria by Times Higher Education (THE), a UK-based source of higher education information.
The University has been recognized as one of the best institutions in Nigeria for studying business ethics and developing indigenous entrepreneurship.
We hope this article clarifies the requirements for admission to UNIPORT’s Department of Economics. To all students wishing to school at UNIPORT, RealMina says success to you all.