Colleges and Universities Offering Bachelor of Science in Computer Science in Nigeria

  • Course Name: Bachelor of Science in Computer Science(Computer Science)
  • Major Subject: Computer Science
  • Course Category: Degree Courses

Institutions Offering Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

  •  American University of Nigeria, Yola  
    Course outline:
    CIE 105: Principles of Programming I (3)
    CIE 106: Principles of Programming II (3)
    SEN 301: Introduction to Software Engineering (3)
    CSC 202: Data Structures & Algorithms (3)
    CSC 213: Discrete Structures (3)
    CSC 214: Logic in Computer Science (3)
    CIE 231: Introduction to Databases, Web Technologies & Applications (3)
    CSC 232: Computer Organization & Architecture (3)
    CSC 301: Systems Programming (3)
    CIE 302: Principles of Operating Systems (3)
    CSC 306: Object-Oriented Analysis & Design (3)
    CSC 364: Design& Analysis of Algorithms (3)
    CSC 384: Principles of Database Systems (3)
    CSC 434: Theory of Computation (3)
    CSC 456: Design of Web-based Systems (3)
    SEN 400: Software Engineering Professional Ethics (3)
    CSC 407: Programming Languages (3)
    CSC 490: Senior Design Project (3)

    PHY 205: University Physics I (4)*
    PHY 206: University Physics II (4)*
    MAT 210: Calculus I (3)^*(formerly MAT 121)
    MAT 211: Calculus II (3)(formerly MAT 210)
    MAT 312: Linear Algebra (3) (formerly MAT 212)
    ECO 101: Introduction to Economics (3)*

    ACC 201: Principles of Financial Accounting (3)
    ACC 202: Principles of Managerial Accounting (3)
    STA 301: Probability and Statistics (3)
    CIE 321: Information Technology Project Management (3)
    CIE 333: Data & Computer Communications (3)
    CSC 201: Introduction to Unix (3)
    CSC 314: Discrete Structures II (3)
    CSC 437: Interactive Computer Graphics (3)
    CSC 470: Numerical Analysis (3)
    CSC 438: Internet and Web Technologies (3)
    CSC 453: Advance Database Systems (3)
    CSC 465: Artificial Intelligence (3)
    CSC 485: Advanced Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (3)
    CSC 480: Logic in Computer Science II (3)
    CSC 495: Guided Studies in Computer Science (3)
    CSC 468: Foundations of Cryptography
    INF 474: Internetworking& TCP/IP (3)
    MAT 410: Differential Equations (4) (formerly MAT 310)
    MAT 316: Numerical Analysis (4)
    SEN 301: Introduction to Software Engineering (3)
    SEN 406: Technical Report Writing (3)
    SEN 469: Software Testing, Verification & Validation (3)
  •  Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa  
    Admission requirements:
    For admission into 100 level, candidates must possess credit level passes in five subjects at the SSCE/GCE O'Level/NECO/NABTEB or equivalent, obtained in not more than two sittings. The subjects passed must include English Language and Mathematics for the Sciences & Management Sciences programmes and English Language for the Humanities Programmes Candidates awaiting SSCE/GCE O'Level/NECO/NABTEB results may also apply provided the result would be available at the time of Matriculation.

    (B) Direct Entry into 200-Level:
    Candidates for admission into 200-level must have, in addition to requirement for admission into 100-level, passed G.C.E(A/L) in 2 relevant subjects or passed NCE, OND, HND or equivalent at not less than lower credit level.

    100 Level Candidates are required to sit for the 2017/2018 UTME of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and attain the prescribed cut-off marks. This is a statutory requirement for admission into Samuel Adegboyega University. Applicants are to ensure that their UTME subject combinations qualify them for their chosen programmes. Direct Entry candidates must obtain the JAMB Direct Entry Forms. Candidates, who did not choose Samuel Adegboyega University initially in their 2017 UTME but are interested, are also eligible to apply for admission and participate in the admission screening exercise of the University.
  •  Madonna University, Okija  
    Admission requirements:
    Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) candidates: Five subjects of the GCE (ordinary) level or WASSC or Grade 11 Teachers Certificate levels passed with at least credit level in not more than two sittings, (including two science subjects).

    Direct Entry candidates:

    (a)Five credits at GCE O ‘Level or SSCE or TC II and two passes at principal level in HSC or GCE Advanced level in one sitting or four in two sittings.

    (b)Five credits in National Diploma with a cumulative grade point of not lower than 3.50 (on a 5.0 point scale) or an equivalent qualification.

    (c) Inter-University transfer. Candidate should have basic admission requirement and their transcripts forwarded to our University to access the level he/she starts.

    (d) Intra-University transfer (candidate moving from one department to another within Madonna University). The candidate must have a minimum level of GPA of about 2.50.

    (e)NCE, HND. The candidate must meet the University’s general requirements and obtain a credit in relevant subject option he or she wishes to pursue.

    (f)Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized institution.

    Candidates admitted through UTME shall enroll in the four-year degree programme. Those admitted by direct entry shall start in the second year of the four year programme.
  •  Ajayi Crowther University, Oyo  
    Entry Requirements:

    1. Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME:

    Students through UTME must have at least:

    Credits at SSCE, GCE, NECO or approved equivalent in at least 5 subjects which must include English Language Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any other one subject from Agricultural Science, Biology or Furthe Mathematics.
    The 5 Credits should be obtained at one sitting or 6 credit at not more than two sittings.
    UTME Subjects

    English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

    2. Direct Entry

    G.C.E. Advanced Level passes or its equivalent in two relevantsubjects which must include Mathematics and any two of the following: Physics, Computer Studies, Chemistry and Further Mathematics; Nigeria Certificate of Education (NCE ) with minimum of merit in three relevant subjects (including Education:

    Degree Requirements

    To be eligible for a single Honors B.Sc. (Honors) degree in Compute Science, a student must pass all the prescribed courses and obtain minimum of 179 credits in a 4-year full-time degree programme or 135 credits in a 3-year full-time degree programme
  •  Western Delta University, Oghara  
    Admission requirements:
    Four (4) Year Degree Programme
    The minimum qualifications for admission into this programme are as follows:
    Five (5) credits in GCE/NECO/SSCE/NABTEB Ordinary Level examination passes, in not more than two (2) sittings; the subjects passed at credit level must include Mathematics, English Language, Physics/Chemistry/Biological Sciences and any other two science/social science subjects (Economics/Geography). The subjects for the UTME are: Use of English, Mathematics, any other science subject including Geography.
    Three (3) years Programme
    In addition to the credits passes specfied above, candidate must possess any of the following qualfications.
    • Minimum of two (2) A-Level passes in GCE or HSC in Mathematics, Physics and/or Chemistry.
    • Minimum of merit or lower credit passes in any of the following:
    OND or HND in Statistics, or Computer science obtained from an institution recognized by the Senate of WDU.
    • Recognized NCE passed at minimum level of merit or lower credits in Mathematics with Physics or Chemistry or Biology or Geography or Computer Sciences or Statistics
  •  Koladaisi University , Ibadan  
    Admission Requirements:
    UTME Admission:

    All Candidates applying for the 100 Level Undergraduate Programmes at KolaDaisi University, Ibadan, must possess a minimum of five (5) ‘O’ Level Credit passes at not more than two (2) sittings in SSCE, GCE, NECO, NABTEB or equivalent. Candidates awaiting results may also apply.
    All applicants are required to have sat for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and must meet the required national Cut-Off score.
    Applicants are to complete the online application form by visiting KolaDaisi University, Ibadan website at
    A Pass grade in Mathematics may be waved for the Arts programmes.
    Applicants will be mandated to participate in the KolaDaisi University, Ibadan, Screening Exercise.
    Interested candidates wishing to change their choice of institution to KolaDaisi University are required to:
    Apply for change of institution through JAMB (visit JAMB website)
    Complete the KolaDaisi University, Ibadan on-line Application Form
    Participate in the KolaDaisi University, Ibadan Screening Exercise.
  •  Imo State University, Owerri  
    Admission Requirements

    1. UTME:

    Joint Matriculation Examination Candidates must have five "O" level subjects at Credit level passes in English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry in not more than two sittings.

    2. Direct Entry:

    Direct entry students must meet the conditions stated by Jamb - Five credits in not more than two sittings in English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and also three A-level papers in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. (i) Should possess an OND, HND, or B.Sc in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical /Electronic Engineering, Mathematics, Physics or Statistics; from a recognized institution.

    3.Expected duration for UME candidates shall be 4 years. Such candidate must possess the relevant qualifications as stated above and in addition an acceptable pass in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) into 100-level to undergo a four-year degree.

    4.Expected duration for Direct Entry (DE): Candidates with relevant qualifications as stated above may undergo the three - year degree programme into 200 - level.
  •  Obong University, Obong Ntak  
    Admission Requirement:

    Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME)

    Admission requirements shall be by passing University Matriculation Examination (UME) organized by Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) with acceptable marks in addition to five O’level credit passes in relevant subject areas in not more than 2 sittings. These subjects must include English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any other two Science subjects. The UTME subjects include English Language, Mathematics, Physics, and one relevant Science subject.

    Direct Entry – A-Level, NCE, OND/ND

    Direct entry candidates require 'A' level passes in two relevant subjects including Mathematics and Physics. This is in addition to five (5) '0' level credit passes which must include English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any other two Science subjects. Candidates with appropriate OND/ND, Obong University Diploma in Computer Science or NCE passes may also be considered for admission into 200 level of a relevant degree program
  •  Redeemer's University, Ede  
    Admission requirements:
    a. Academic option: Those who choose academic options can advance to M.Sc. in Computer Science provided they make up to 3.5/5.0 CGPA. To qualify for admission, applicants must possess the following qualifications:

    i. A University degree in any field of Science, Engineering and Technology with at least Second Class Lower Division.
    ii. A University degree in Computer Science with a Third Class.
    iii. An HND with Upper Credit in any field of Science, Engineering and Technology.

    b. Professional option: applicants must possess the following qualifications:
    i. A University degree in any field of Arts, Social and Management Sciences with atleast Second Class Lower Division.
    ii. An HND with Upper Credit in any field of Arts, Social and Management Sciences.
    iii. A Pass degree in Computer Science
    iv. A CFE level in Computer Professional Examinations of Computer Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN).
    v. Any qualification for the Academic option
  •  Federal University, Birnin Kebbi, Birnin Kebbi  
    Admission requirements:
    A student who wishes to be admitted into Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science must fulfill the following conditions: For entry into 100 level Computer Science, the requirements shall be at least credit level passes in five subjects including English Language, Mathematics and Physics to form the core subjects with credit in any other two relevant science subjects from Biology, Chemistry, ICT, Computer Studies, Agric. Science and Electronics at the Senior Secondary School Certificate or its equivalent. In addition, an acceptable pass in the University Matriculation Examination (UTME) into 100 level is required.

    Direct Entry
    For Direct Entry into 200 level Computer Science, candidates with two A level passes (graded A-E) at the Advanced Level in one or more relevant subjects (Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics) may undertake the three-year degree programme. In addition candidate must have the required number of credits at the O’ level.
  •  Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Minna  
    Minimum entry requirement:
    1. Utme Entry Requirement
    -A Candidate must have at least five (5) credits pass at O’Level, which must include English, Mathematics Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Agric.
    -A Candidate must have successfully completed Remedial course at IBB University in English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology. In addition, candidates must satisfy JAMB requirements.

    2. Direct Entry Requirement (200 Level)
    Candidate with appropriate ‘A’ Level, HSC, IJMB pass in minimum of two relevant subjects may be admitted into the programme. Holders of OND, HND and NCE will also be considered. The 0’ level must include credit pass in English, Mathematics, Physics and any two of Chemistry, Biology/Agric science, Geography and Economics.
  •  Umaru Musa Yar'adua University Katsina, Katsina  
    Admission requirements:
    Five credit passes at SSCE (or its equivalent) in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any of Biology, Agricultural Science, Geography, Computer Studies, ICT or Further Mathematics in not more than two sittings.

    Direct Entry:

    Candidates with a minimum of 9 points in IJMB/ HSC/GCE A level in Mathematics, Physics and any other Science subject. NCE in Computer Science and any of Mathematics or Physics.

    Candidates with a minimum of Lower Credit pass in National Diploma /HND in Computer Science from recognized institutions may also be admitted.

    All candidates must satisfy the UTME requirements.
  •  Taraba State University, Jalingo  
    Duration :4 years

    Admission requirements:
    Candidates should have at least 5 credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any two Chemistry, Biology, Geography and Further Mathematics in not more than two (2) sittings from a recognised examination body such as WAEC, NECO, NABTEB etc.

    Direct Entry:
    In addition to O’ level requirements out lined in 4.2 (above),

    Candidates should have either:

    At least Two A ’Level passes in Mathematics, Physics and any one from Chemistry or Biology from a recognised examination body eg. IJMB, GCE A’ Level.
    At least a Lower Credit for Diploma and NCE graduates.
  •  Sokoto State University, Sokoto  
    Admission requirements:

    Five (5) credit passes in Senior Secondary School Certificate or its equivalents in addition to acceptable pass in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination.

    Direct Entry

    NCE with at least merit pass in 2 relevant subjects or a double major subject with SSCE requirements or its equivalent in five (5) subjects.
    A pass at merit level in a relevant Diploma Programme (provided the O/L requirements are satisfied).
    Advanced level passes in 2 relevant subjects with SSCE requirements.
    Any other equivalent qualifications with SSCE requirements.
    Any other equivalent qualifications.
  •  Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu  
    Admission Requirements:
    The minimum entry requirement for undergraduate programmes at Oduduwa University is credit level passes in 5 subjects at the O’Level examinations. The subjects must include English Language, Mathematics and one relevant subject obtained at not more than two sittings. There are other requirements peculiar to some certain colleges and departments.
    Prospective students must attain the UTME cut off mark.
    2 or 3 A' Level Credit Passes are required.

    OND, HND, NCE or other Certificates from a recognised institution are accepted for Direct Entry.

    Duration :UME 4 years

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