What are the O level subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Technical Education? If you are interested in knowing the compulsory subjects in WAEC and NECO that is necessary for studying Technical 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 Technical 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 Technical 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 Technical 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 Technical 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 Technical 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 Technical Education.
If you are also interested in JAMB subject combination for Technical Education you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Technical 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 Technical Education
The WAEC subjects required to study Technical Education are as follows:
Five SSCE credits in relevant subjects which must include English Language and Mathematics or NTC/NBC.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) ESUTECH and MAUTECH accept TC II.
(ii) RSUST requires a credit pass in Physics.
(iii) ESUTECH requires candidate to have credit in the subject area of his option. Also candidate’s UTME subjects must include subject area of his option.
(iv) UNIZIK accepts a pass in ‘O’ level English Language.
(v) IAUED requires credit passes in Technical Drawing and Physics. Accepts WAEC Technical, City and Guilds and Federal Craft Training Certificate.
(vi) RSUST accepts NCE General English and Basic Mathematics in lieu of O’ level credits in English Language and Mathematics.
(vii) UNIBENN requires Mathematics and other subjects chosen from Physics, Chemistry, Applied Electricity, Technical Drawing, Woodwork and Basic Electronics.
(viii) UNIUYO requires credit pass in English Language and Chemistry.
(ix) DELSU requires five O’ Level credit passes including English Language, Physics and a pass Mathematics. C and G with relevant O/L qualification may be an advantage.
(x) TASUED requires Five ‘O’ level credits at one sitting or six ‘O’ level credits at two sit-tings in relevant subjects which must include English Language, Mathematics and any two subjects from physics, chemistry, Technical Drawing, Applied Electricity, Woodwork, Basic Electronics, metal work and auto mechanics or NTC/NBC subjects
(xi) UDUSOK requires Five ‘O’ level credit passes in English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any two Science subjects.
(xii) UNILAG also requires credit passes in Physics/Technical Drawing and any other science/technical subjects.
As mentioned earlier, the WAEC subject combination and requirements for Technical Education posted above are only eligible if you want to study Technical 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 Technical Education
This section contains the list of schools that accepts the O level subject requirements for Technical Education posted above. These are the schools you can apply to if you have passed the Technical 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.