What are the O level subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Geophysics? If you are interested in knowing the compulsory subjects in WAEC and NECO that is necessary for studying Geophysics under the faculty of Sciences 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 Geophysics.
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 Geophysics under the faculty of Sciences that the list of compulsory subjects as well as optional subjects required in O level result (WAEC and NECO) before applying for admission into Geophysics 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 Geophysics.
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 Geophysics. 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 Geophysics.
If you are also interested in JAMB subject combination for Geophysics you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Geophysics 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 Geophysics
The WAEC subjects required to study Geophysics are as follows:
Five SSCE credits including English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry/Biology.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) BAUCHI – In addition to the UTME requirements, a credit pass in Geography will be an advantage.
(ii) WUSTO requires five ‘O’ level credit passes in including English and Mathematics and any other 3 subjects preferably Further Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Agricultural Science in that order.
(iii) FUPRE requires five SSCE credit passes including English Language, Biology, Mathematics, physics and Chemistry.
(iv) FED-OYEEKITI accepts five O’ level passes to include English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.
(v) OSUSTECH requires five ‘O’ Level credit passes in English Language, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology /Geography.
(vi) UNILAG requires credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
As mentioned earlier, the WAEC subject combination and requirements for Geophysics posted above are only eligible if you want to study Geophysics under the faculty of Sciences. 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 Geophysics
This section contains the list of schools that accepts the O level subject requirements for Geophysics posted above. These are the schools you can apply to if you have passed the Geophysics 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.