What are the O level subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Agricultural Science and Education? If you are interested in knowing the compulsory subjects in WAEC and NECO that is necessary for studying Agricultural Science and 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 Agricultural Science and 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 Agricultural Science and 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 Agricultural Science and 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 Agricultural Science and 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 Agricultural Science and 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 Agricultural Science and Education.
If you are also interested in JAMB subject combination for Agricultural Science and Education you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Agricultural Science and 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 Agricultural Science and Education
The WAEC subjects required to study Agricultural Science and Education are as follows:
Five SSCE credits or equivalent in English Language, Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science., Mathematics and another relevant subject.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) EKSU and UNICAL accept a pass in Chemistry.
(ii) RSUST accepts a pass in English Language and Mathematics.
(iii) RSUST accepts a pass in English Language provided candidates have distinction in O’ level Agricultural Science.
(iv) FUAM requires Agric and accepts either Biology or Physics.
(v) DELSU accepts a pass in English Language.
(vii) UNIBEN require five O/L credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry and Biology/Agricultural Science.
(viii) FUAM and UNIMAID require credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Agricultural Science
(ix) TASUED requires Five ‘O’ level credits at one sitting or six ‘O’ level credits at two sittings to include English Language, Biology/ Agricultural Science, Chemistry, Mathematics and any one /two of Geography/Physics, Physics and Economics.
(x) UNN require Credits in Agricultural Science or Biology plus at least a pass in Chemistry in SSCE/GCE/O’ Level or NECO/NABTEB in addition to UNN minimum entry requirement.
(xi) UNIUYO requires a credit pass in English Language.
(xii) ABSU requires Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Agricultural Science, Biology and any other subject.
(xiii) NDU requires Five ‘O’ level credit passes in English, Mathematics, Biology/Agricultural and any two Science subjects in not more than two sittings.
(xiv) IAUED – Same as in Fine and Applied Arts Education
(xv) BASU – requires Five ‘O’ level credit passes in English, Mathematics, Arithmetic, Biology, Agricultural Science, Chemistry or General Science and any two subjects. It accepts credit pass in Arithmetic, or General Science or Technical Trades in lieu of Mathematics, or Biology or Physics respectively.
As mentioned earlier, the WAEC subject combination and requirements for Agricultural Science and Education posted above are only eligible if you want to study Agricultural Science and 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 Agricultural Science and Education
This section contains the list of schools that accepts the O level subject requirements for Agricultural Science and Education posted above. These are the schools you can apply to if you have passed the Agricultural Science and 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.