JAMB Recommended Textbooks for Mathematics 2024/2025

Did you register for the 2024/2025 UTME? Do you know that the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board has provided essential textbooks in different subjects to help candidates ace their UTME?

If you are aspiring to study Mathematics as a course of study there are lots of readily recommended textbook that might be of interest to you.

Here on this page, we have provided the JAMB Recommended textbooks for Mathematics and the JAMB Syllabus for Mathematics. It is advisable you read this page till the end and familiarize yourself with the information provided.

This information will help keep you on the right track and make you know the area of concentration to focus on rather than reading amidst.

  • Adelodun A. A (2000) Distinction in Mathematics: Comprehensive Revision Text, (3rd Edition) Ado –Ekiti: FNPL.
  • Anyebe, J. A. B (1998) Basic Mathematics for Senior Secondary Schools and Remedial Students in Higher/ institutions, Lagos: Kenny Moore.
  • Channon, J. B. Smith, A. M (2001) New General Mathematics for West Africa SSS 1 to 3, Lagos: Longman.
  • David –Osuagwu, M. et al (2000) New School Mathematics for Senior Secondary Schools, Onitsha: Africana – FIRST Publishers.
  • Egbe. E et al (2000) Further Mathematics, Onitsha: Africana – FIRST Publishers.
  • Ibude, S. O. et al (2003) Agebra and Calculus for Schools and Colleges: LINCEL Publishers.
  • Tuttuh – Adegun M. R. et al (1997), Further Mathematics Project Books 1 to 3, Ibadan: NPS Educational.

JAMB Syllabus for Mathematics


  • Polynomials
  • Inequalities
  • Matrices and Determinants
  • Progression
  • Variation
  • Binary Operations


  • Differentiation
  • Integration
  • Application of Differentiation

Geometry and Trigonometry

  • Coordinate Geometry
  • Euclidean Geometry
  • Loci
  • Trigonometry
  • Mensuration

Number and Numeration

  • Fractions, Decimals, Approximation and Percentages
  • Indices, Logarithms and Surds
  • Sets
  • Number Bases


  • Measures of Dispersion
  • Measures of Location
  • Permutation and Combination
  • Probability
  • Representation of Data

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