Library and Information Science JAMB Polytechnic Brochure

This entire page attempts to cover the List of Schools that offer Library and Information Science under the Faculty of Sciences in Nigeria.

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

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

Library and Information Science can be studied under the Sciences in the following Nigerian Universities;

  • Kaduna Polytechnic (KADPOLY)
  • Akanu Ibiam Federal polytechnic (AKANUPOLY)
  • Federal Polytechnic, Offa (OFFAPOLY)
  • Federal polytechnic, Bida (FEDPO-BID)
  • Federal polytechnic, Bauchi (BAUCHIPOLY)
  • Federal polytechnic, Idah (IDAHPOLY)
  • Federal polytechnic, Ilaro (ILAROPOLY)
  • Federal polytechnic, Nasarawa (NASARAWAPOLY)
  • Federal polytechnic, Mubi (MUBIPOLY)
  • Federal polytechnic, Nekede (NEKEDEPOLY)
  • Federal polytechnic, Oko (OKOPOLY)
  • Federal polytechnic, Ede (EDEPOLY)
  • Hussaini Adamu Federal polytechnic (HUSSAINIPOLY)
  • Institute of Management Technology, Enugu (IMTE)
  • Kano State polytechnic (KANOPOLY)
  • Osun State College of Technology (OSUNTECHCOLLEGE)
  • Rufus Giwa polytechnic (RUGIPO)
  • The polytechnic, Ibadan (IBADANPOLY)
  • Kogi State Polytechnic (KSP)
  • Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital (ABUTH)
  • Benue State Poly (BENPOLY)
  • College Of Administrative And Business Studies (COABS)
  • College Of Agriculture, Lafia (COALA)
  • Hassan Usman Katsina Poly (HUKPOLY)
  • Jigawa State Institute Of Information Technology (JSIIT)
  • Nasarawa State Polytechnic (NASPOLY)
  • Oyo State College Of Agriculture (OYSCAI)
  • Plateau State Polytechnic (PLAPOLY)
  • Mai Idris Alooma Polytechnic (ALOOMA)
  • The Ibarapa Polytechnic, Eruwa (IBARAPAPOLY)
  • Delta State Polytechnic, Ogwashi-Uku (DSPG)

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 Library and Information Science under the Faculty of Sciences in the above Universities include;

Any three subjects from Arts/Social Science/Physical Science.


O’Level Requirements

The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Library and Information Science;

You require;

English Language and Mathematics and any three other subjects from:History,Literature in English,
Economics/Commerce,Fine Arts,Government,Biology Physics,Chemistry,Basic Electricity,Geography,
Typewriting,Commerce/Principles of Accounting.




i) KAD-POLY requires ‘O’ Level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics plus any other two (2) subjects.

ii) PLS-POLY requires four (4) ‘O’ Level credit passes in English Language, and any three (3) subject and a pass in Mathematics

iii) FEDPO-EDE requires ‘O’ Level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, and any three (3) from the following Health Science, Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science/Animal Husbandry, Literature in English, Home Economics, Food and Nutrition, Principles of Accounts/Book-Keeping, Insurance, Economics, Commerce/Marketing/Business Method, Geography, Data Processing / ICT, Government, CRS/IS, Social Studies, Civic Education and Further Mathematics, Basic Electricity, Photography, Computer Science, Printing and Craft Practices, Radio Television.

iv) FEDPO-NEK requires ‘O’ Level credit passes in English Language and four other subjects with passes in Mathematics and one (1) science subjects.

v) FEDPO-MUB accepts a pass in Mathematics as course requirement.

vi) RUGIPO also accepts three (3) other ‘O’ Level credit passes from Civic Education, Tourism, Office Practice, Information and Communication Technology, Data Processing, Computer Studies, Basic Electricity, Islamic Studies, Christian Religious Studies and Health Science.

vii) FEDPO-FFA requires Mathematics, Biology and Economics as UTME subjects.

viii) FEDPO-ILA requires ‘O’ Level credit passes in English Language (not Literature in English), Mathematics, and any three subjects from the following:  History, Economics, Commerce, Literature in English, Fine Art,  Government, Physics, Chemistry,  Biology,  Basic Electricity,  Geography, Typewriting,  Principles of Accounts, Photography, Computer Science, Music, Nigerian and International Language, Printing and Craft Practice, Radio/ Television and Electronics Works, Shorthand, Fine Art / Visual Art, Book Keeping, CRS/IS, Cosmetology, Marketing, Pass in Physics, Electronics/Basic Electricity will be an advantage. And Relevant NTC/NBC &NVC Trades.