Admissions Requirements

Admission into the Admiralty University of Nigeria is open to candidates with the requisite qualifications and subject to written and/or oral examination as the University may determine. Admission into the University shall be open to all irrespective of religion, ethnic group, gender, creed and disability. All applicants for admission into the University must have attained 16 years of age.

The admission requirements into the undergraduate programs of the Admiralty University of Nigeria are as follows:

  1. All admissions into the University must be through the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB);
  2. For admission to 100 Level courses (via UTME), candidates must: obtain five (5) credits at SSCE (or equivalent) in relevant subjects, at not more than two (2) sittings, including credit passes in English and Mathematics; and attain acceptable points in UTME in relevant subjects;
  3. For admission by Direct Entry (200 Level), candidates shall, in addition to having five (5) SSCE credits, obtain at least two (2) A’ level (or its equivalent) passes in relevant subjects, or possess ND with credit passes, or possess a good first degree in another field as the case may be;
  4. Those who meet the preliminary requirements for admission will be expected to undergo a screening (including/or) interview exercise to be conducted by the University; and
  5. The University will not accept transfer students until after at least the first two years of its existence.

 

Candidates must, in addition to meeting the general admission requirements, also satisfy the faculty and departmental requirements detailed below:

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

 

Program Admission Requirements Remarks
  UTME   Direct Entry  
English Five Credits at SSCE (or   Two A level passes to UTME subjects are: Lit.
  its equivalent) including   include Lit. in English in English, one Arts
  English Language and   and one other arts subject and another
  Literature in English.   subject. Arts or Social Science
        subject.
History and Five Credits at SSCE (or   Two A level passes in UTME subjects are:
International its equivalent) including   History, Govt. and any History/ Government
Studies English Language,   other related subject. any other two subjects
  Mathematics, Geography     from Arts and Social
  and Government/History.     Sciences.
Economics Five Credits at SSCE (or Two A level passes UTME subjects are:
  its equivalent) in English, chosen from Mathematics,
  Mathematics, Economics, Economics, Accounts, Economics and one
  one Science subject plus Business Management, other subject.
  any one from Accounting, Government,  
  Business Methods, Geography or  
  Commerce, Govt., Statistics.  
  Geography and Statistics.    
Sociology, Five credit passes at Two A level credit UTME subject are:
Psychology SSCE (or its equivalent) in passes in Arts and English, Government
  English, Government, and Social Science and any other two Arts
  two other Arts or Social subjects. Credit passes and Social Science
  Science subject. in NCE, ND and subjects.
    diploma in social work.  
Tourism Studies Five Credits at SSCE (or Two A level passes in UTME subjects
  its equivalent) including Mathematics and any are: English,
  English, Mathematics and other relevant subjects. Maths., Econs. and one
  Economics.   other subject

 

 Faculty of Management Sciences

 

Program Admission Requirements Remarks
  UTME Direct Entry  
Accounting Five Credits at SSCE (or Two A level passes UTME subjects are:
  its equivalent) in English, chosen from English, Economics,
  Mathematics, Economics, Economics, Mathematics and any
  one Science subject and Accounting, Business Social Science
  any other one relevant management, subject.
  subject. Government and  
    Geography.  

 

Business Five Credits at SSCE (or Two A level passes UTME subjects are:
Administration, its equivalent) in English, chosen from Mathematics,
Marketing Mathematics, Economics, Economics, Accounts, Economics and one
  one Science subject plus Business Management, other subject.
  any one from Accounting, Government,  
  Business Methods, Geography or  
  Commerce, Govt., Statistics.  
  Geography and Statistics.    
Industrial Relations Five Credits at SSCE (or Two A level passes UTME subjects are:
and Personnel its equivalent) in English, chosen from Mathematics,
Management Mathematics, Economics, Economics, Accounts, Economics and one
  one Science subject plus Business Management, other subject.
  any one from Accounting, Government,  
  Business Methods, Geography or  
  Commerce, Govt., Statistics.  
  Geography and Statistics.    


Faculty of Science

 

Program Admission Requirements Remarks
  UTME   Direct Entry  
Mathematics Five Credits at SSCE (or   Two A level passes UTME subjects are:
  its equivalent) including   in Mathematics and English, Maths. and any
  English, Mathematics,   any other Science two of  Physics/Biology
  Physics or Chemistry.   subject. or Chemistry
Physics Five Credits at SSCE (or   Two A level passes UTME subjects are:
         
  its equivalent) including   in Physics, Physics and
  English, Mathematics,   Mathematics or Mathematics, Chemistry
  Physics and Chemistry.   Chemistry. or Biology.
Computer Science Five Credits at SSCE (or   Two A level passes UTME subjects are:
  its equivalent) including   in Mathematics in Mathematics, Physics
  English, Mathematics,   Science subjects and one of Biology,
  Physics plus two other   including Chemistry, Agric
  science subjects.   Mathematics. Science, Economics and
        Geography.
         
       

 

Biology, Five Credits at SSCE (or Two A level passes UTME subjects are:
Marine Science its equivalent) in English, chosen from Chemistry and two of
  Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any Physics, Biology and
  Chemistry and Biology. one of Physics, Mathematics.
    Mathematics or  
    Biology.  
Microbiology Five Credits at SSCE (or Two A level passes UTME subjects are:
  its equivalent) including chosen in Chemistry Biology, Chemistry and
  English, Mathematics, and any one from either Physics or
  Biology, Physics and Biology, Zoology or Mathematics.
  Chemistry. Botany.  
Chemistry Five Credits at SSCE (or Two A level passes UTME subjects are:
  its equivalent) in English, chosen from Chemistry and two of
  Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any Physics, Biology and
  Chemistry and Biology. one of Physics, Mathematics.
    Mathematics or  
    Biology.  
Biochemistry Five Credits at SSCE (or Two A level passes UTME subjects are:
  its equivalent) in English, in Chemistry, Biology, Chemistry,
  Mathematics, Physics, Mathematics, Physics or Mathematics.
  Chemistry and Biology. Physics and Biology.