What are the O level subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Early Childhood Education? If you are interested in knowing the compulsory subjects in WAEC and NECO that is necessary for studying Early Childhood Education under the faculty of Education in the university, then continue reading this post as I have provided you the subject combinations required in WAEC result as well as NECO result to study Early Childhood Education.
Referencing the introduction already made above, this is a notice to all aspirants who wish to apply for admission into any of the universities in Nigeria to study Early Childhood Education under the faculty of Education that the list of compulsory subjects as well as optional subjects required in O level result (WAEC and NECO) before applying for admission into Early Childhood Education has been published in this post.
As mentioned above, some of these NECO and WAEC subject requirements are compulsory which means you need to have at least a minimum of Credit passes (C6) in them in your o level result before you can use it to apply for admission to study Early Childhood Education.
Also, keep in mind that some schools may have special subject combination requirements for the subjects that are eligible to be used in JAMB before one can gain admission into Early Childhood Education. Irrespective of the subjects required by each school, English Language and Mathematics are compulsory subjects that you need to pass before you can gain admission to study Early Childhood Education.
If you are also interested in JAMB subject combination for Early Childhood Education you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Early Childhood Education here or use the general approach by checking JAMB subject combination for all courses here.
Other Useful Resources
Before you proceed, check out the following resources that will help you better prepare for JAMB:
- JAMB Syllabus For All Subjects
- JAMB Recommended Textbooks For All Subjects
- JAMB Form | JAMB Registration Form Procedures
O Level (WAEC and NECO) Subject Requirements For Early Childhood Education
The WAEC subjects required to study Early Childhood Education are as follows:
Five SSCE credits including English Language.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) TASUED does not require credit in Mathematics.
(ii) KWASU requires credit passes in Mathematics, one Science subject and any two other subjects.
(iii) UNIBEN requires five SSCE credits including English Language, Mathematics and Arts subject and any Science subject. Teachers Certificate Grade II at merit level pass.
(iv) UNIJOS requires five ‘O’ level credits in WASSCE/GCE/SSCE/NECO at not more than two sittings, including English Language and Biology/Health Science and at least a pass in Mathematics
(v) KWASU requires Mathematics and any other two subjects.
(vi) UNIBEN accepts any three (3) subjects from social sciences/arts/ 3rd subject may or may not be science subject science.
(vii) UNILAG requires any three (3) subjects in Arts, Science and Social Sciences except Commerce and Typing.
As mentioned earlier, the WAEC subject combination and requirements for Early Childhood Education posted above are only eligible if you want to study Early Childhood Education under the faculty of Education. If the course you are looking for is in another faculty, keep in mind that the o level subject requirements may vary and as such, you need to check the WAEC and NECO requirements for that course under the faculty of interest. You can check JAMB brochure for all faculties here.
List of Schools That Offer Early Childhood Education
This section contains the list of schools that accepts the O level subject requirements for Early Childhood Education posted above. These are the schools you can apply to if you have passed the Early Childhood Education subject requirements mentioned above either in your WAEC result or your NECO result. You can find the schools by selecting the faculty and course in JAMB brochure here.