What are the O level subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Education and Geography? If you are interested in knowing the compulsory subjects in WAEC and NECO that is necessary for studying Education and Geography 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 Education and Geography.
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 Education and Geography 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 Education and Geography 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 Education and Geography.
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 Education and Geography. 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 Education and Geography.
If you are also interested in JAMB subject combination for Education and Geography you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Education and Geography 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 Education and Geography
The WAEC subjects required to study Education and Geography are as follows:
Five SSCE credit passes to include Geography/Physics, English Language and Mathematics.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) UNILORIN and UNIUYO accept a pass in Mathematics.
(ii) UNIABUJA accept a pass in English Language.
(iii) UNIBEN requires Mathematics, Geography/Physics and one other Social Science subject.
(iv) UNIBEN accepts NCE General Mathematics/General English in lieu of O/Level Mathematics/English Language.
(v) IBBU requires other subjects from Science.
(vi) LASU requires credit Passes in Mathematics. Does not accept physics in lieu of Geography.
(vii) BUK requires five O’ Level Credit passes to include Geography/Physics, English language and any other Social Science subject. Also offers Geography/Physics with Science combination.
Geography/Physics with two other Sciences subject i.e. Physics, Biology/Chemistry.
(viii) KSU, UNIILORIN and IAUED does not accept credit pass in Physics in lieu of Geography.
As mentioned earlier, the WAEC subject combination and requirements for Education and Geography posted above are only eligible if you want to study Education and Geography 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 Education and Geography
This section contains the list of schools that accepts the O level subject requirements for Education and Geography posted above. These are the schools you can apply to if you have passed the Education and Geography 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.