Universities that offer Criminology and Security Studies in Nigeria
Have you ever fantasized about being Sherlock Holmes? Well, you can be. Studying Criminology and Security studies in Nigerian University means that you would be able to study crime, apprehend criminals and also prevent crime. It is goes beyond just getting the criminals but understanding their behaviour thus making you proactive enough to prevent the crimes.
Criminology is the scientific study of criminal behaviour on individual and social levels. Forensic science is also a part of criminology. This course gives you insight into theories explaining illegal and/or deviant behaviour, effectiveness of anti-crime policies, Crime victims, the political terrain of social control, criminals, crime and Social reaction to crime.
Here’s the full list of Universities offering Criminology and Security studies in Nigeria:
- Achievers University, Owo, Ondo State
- Adekunle Ajasin University, Akingba, Ondo State
- Bayero University, Kano, Kano State
- Caleb University, Imota, Lagos State
- Chrisland University, Owode, Ogun State
- Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State
- Federal University of Dutse, Dutse, Jigawa State
- Kwararafa University, Wukari, Taraba State
- Nigeria Police Academy, Wudil, Kano State
- Salem University, Lokoja, Kogi State
- University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Kwara State
- University of Jos, Jos, Plateau State
The JAMB subject combination is English Language, Economics, Mathematics and any other course among Government, History, Geography, Literature in English, French, Christian Religious Knowledge or Islam Religious Knowledge. This is an amazing course and if you have skills in data collection, research, data analysis, attention to detail and criminal behaviour, this is a great course for you.
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