List Of Courses You Can Study Without Physics


One of the subjects that scare secondary school students in Physics. As proved by statistics, there are mass failures that have been recorded in JAMB and O-level exams in the Physics subject area.

There are a couple of factors that affect the mass failures accrued in past years. For most major science subject, physics is a very important subject.

But in the course of this write-up, you will come to discover that not all science courses that are offered in Nigerian universities require Physics as a major prerequisite.


A lot of students have made a personal resolve to quit their dream course because they failed physics in their O-level exams.

Like I stated earlier, there are tons of degree programs that do not require physics as a prerequisite.


Without further ado, let us delve into our detailed list of courses that you can actually study without physics.

The List of Courses That One Can Study Without Physics In Nigerian Universities

  • Anthropology
  • Arabic and Islamic Studies
  • Arabic Language
  • Communication Arts
  • Creative and Visual Arts
  • Creative Arts
  • Criminology and Securities Studie
  • Economics and Development Studies
  • Efik Ibibio
  • Arabic Language and Literature
  • Communication Studies
  • Comparative Religious Studies
  • Criminology and Security Studies
  • Drama/Dramatic/Performing Art
  • Economics
  • Arabic Studies
  • Archaeology
  • Art
  • Chinese
  • Christian Religious Knowledge/Studies
  • Christian Studies
  • Civil Law
  • Classical Studies
  • Common-Law
  • European and Nigerian Languages
  • Fine Art / Fine and Applied Arts
  • History and Diplomacy
  • History and Diplomatic Studies
  • History and International Relation
  • History and International Studies
  • History and Strategic Studies
  • Igbo
  •  Communication and Language Arts
  • English and International Studies
  • English and Literary Studies
  • English Language
  • English Language and Communication Studies
  • English Language and Literature
  • English Studies
  • Igbo/Linguistics
  • International Studies and Diplomacy
  • Islamic Studies
  • Islamic/Sharia Law
  • Kanuri
  • Languages and Linguistics
  • Music
  • Nigerian Languages
  • Performing Arts
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy and Religious Studies
  • Political Science
  • Languages and Literature
  • Law
  • Linguistics
  • Linguistics and African Languages
  • Linguistics, Igbo and other African Languages
  • Linguistics/Edo
  • Literature-In-English Language
  • Mass Communication
  • Modern Languages
  • Political Science and Conflict Resolution -Under Art
  • Portuguese
  • Portuguese / English
  • Private and Islamic Law
  • Psychology
  • Public and Private International Law
  • Religious and Cultural Studies
  • Religious and Human Relations
  • Religious Studies
  • Russia
  • Russia with French / German
  • Sociology
  • Sociology and Anthropology
  • Theatre Arts
  • Theatre and Film Studies
  • Business Administration
  • Business And Entrepreneurship Studies
  • Business Management
  • Conflict And Peace Resolution
  • Criminology
  • Demography and Social Statistics
  • Theatre and Media Arts
  • Theology
  • Yoruba
  • Yoruba and Communication Arts
  • Accountancy
  • Finance
  • Actuarial Science
  • Arabic and Islamic Religious Studies
  • Banking and Finance
  • Tourism
  • Human Resources Management
  • Industrial Relations
  • Information Resources Management
  • Insurance
  • International Relations
  • Human Resource Management
  • Law
  • International Law and Diplomacy
  • Library and Information Science
  • Local Government Studies
  • Marketing 
  • Economics and Statistics
  • Environmental Protection And Resources Management
  • Film And Video Studies
  • Finance
  • Geography
  • Office And Information Management
  • Personnel Management
  • Philosophy
  • Environmental Management
  • Regional Planning
  • Resources Management
  • Public Administration
  • History And International Relations
  • Home Economics
  • Mass Communication
  • Administrative Studies
  • Political Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Political Science and International Relations
  • Public Administration

Courses that One can study with Physics, but with less than Credit Grade

There are courses that are offered in Nigerian universities that still requires physics, but this time, with a lower grade than a credit score.


All the major Physical science courses majorly require a credit pass in physics in your O-level Exam.

At least, as a Nigerian university aspirant, you can do a degree in these University courses with a minimum of E8, D7 but not F9. Without further ado, let us see our detailed list of courses an aspirant can study with less than credit pass in physics.

  • Building and building technology
  • Chemistry
  • Biological Sciences
  • Botany
  • Transport management technology
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Zoology
  • Mathematics
  • Microbiology
  • Statistics
  • Soil Science
  • Crop Production and Science
  • Estate Management
  • Fishery
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Forestry
  • Geography
  • Industrial Chemistry
  • Agriculture
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agronomy
  • Anatomy
  • Animal Production and Science
  • Architecture

How About Studying Courses That Are Related To Physics

As there are so many university aspirants of the science niche that physics and anything related to it, there are some others that are its enthusiasts and lovers. Let us see another wonderful list that details courses that are related to physics. Biology

  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Astronomy and Space sciences
  • Biotechnology
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Microbiology
  • Neuroscience
  • Biochemistry
  • Genetics
  • Applied Mathematics


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