What are the O level subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Business Education? If you are interested in knowing the compulsory subjects in WAEC and NECO that is necessary for studying Business 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 Business 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 Business 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 Business 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 Business 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 Business 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 Business Education.
If you are also interested in JAMB subject combination for Business Education you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Business 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 Business Education
The WAEC subjects required to study Business Education are as follows:
Five TC II merit, SSCE or NTC/NBC credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Economics and two other subjects in the Social Science or Arts. For NBC holders, the other subjects could be from any of the following: Commerce, office Practice, Principles of Accounts, Secretarial Duties, Typewriting and Shorthand.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) EBSU and UNIZIK accept credit in RSA Business Studies stage II.
(ii) EBSU accepts ‘O’ level/RSA Business Stage II in 5 relevant subjects.
(iii) RSUST requires Bus Mgt, accounting, typewriting, Government or Commerce.
(iv) UNN requires credit passes in five subjects obtained at SSCE/ NECO/ NABTEB/ GCE ‘O’ Level which must include, English language, Mathematics and any of the following subjects: Economics, History, Commerce, Financial Accounting, Typewriting, Government, Geography, Physics and Chemistry
(v) UNIBEN accepts Commerce in lieu of Economics.
(vi) BASU requires Five O’ level credits in English Language, Mathematics/Arithmetic, Economics/ Social Studies and any two subjects.
(vii) TASUED requires Five ‘O’ level credits at one sitting or six ‘O’ level credits at two sittings in English Language, Mathematics and any other three subjects in the Social Science or Arts which must include Economics.
(viii) NDU requires five ‘O’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, and any three of Principles of Accounts, Commerce/Economics, Insurance, Store Keeping/Management, Word Processing, including any one of the Social Science subjects in not more than two sittings.
(ix) LASU accepts any one of Business Methods, Principles of Account, Book Keeping or Commerce.
(x) KAWASU requires five credit passes to include English, Mathematics Plus any 1 of Economics, Commerce, Financial Accounting, Typewriting plus any two other Social Science subjects.
As mentioned earlier, the WAEC subject combination and requirements for Business Education posted above are only eligible if you want to study Business 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 Business Education
This section contains the list of schools that accepts the O level subject requirements for Business Education posted above. These are the schools you can apply to if you have passed the Business 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.