Nigerian Universities Offering Insurance

This is a compilation of the List of Universities Offering Insurance in Nigeria.

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

List of Universities that offer Insurance And Actuarial Science as a course

The following are the list of universities that offer Insurance And Actuarial Science as a course:

Number of Universities: 2

  • Baze University, Fct, Abuja
  • Imo State University, Owerri

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 Insurance under the Faculty of Administration in the above Universities include;

Mathematics, Economics and one (1) other subject.


(i) ABU as in Accountancy.

(ii) UNILAG requires Mathematics, Economics and any one (1) Subject from Financial Accounting, Geography, Government, Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Commerce

O’Level Requirements

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

You require;Five (5) SSC credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Economics plus any two (2) of Accounting, Business Methods, Commerce, Government, Geography and Statistics.


(i) ABU requires five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes including English Language, Economics, Mathematics and any other two (2) Subjects.

(ii) UNILAG requires ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Economics and any two (2) of Financial Accounting, Data Processing, CRS/IS, Further Mathematics,Geography, Government, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Commerce, Civic Education and Insurance.

(iii) NDU requires five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes in English, Mathematics, Economics, and any other two (2) subjects at not more than two (2) sittings.

Direct Entry Requirements

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

You require;

Two (2) ‘A’ level passes chosen from Economics, Accounts, Business Management, Government, Geography or Statistics.


(i) IMSU No Direct Entry.

(ii) UNIJOS accepts:
a) Holders of HSC, GCE ‘A’ level, IJMB with passes in two relevant Social Science subjects.
b) Candidates with lower credit in ND in Business Administration, Accounting, Purchasing and Supply, Marketing and other closely related programmes may also be considered provided such candidates satisfy the ‘O’ level credit passes requirements.

(iii) UNILAG accepts very good passes in three (3) JUPEB/’A’ Level subjects: Financial Accounting, Geography, Government, Biology, Economics, Chemistry, Physics and Business Management/Business Studies.

(iv) UNIUYO accepts ND/HND lower credit in relevant programmes and a complete pass in the intermediate examination of ICAN/ACIB.


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