What are the subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Agricultural Economics? if you are interested in NECO and WAEC (O level) subjects required for Agricultural Economics then am happy to inform you that this post contains all the WAEC as well as NECO subject requirements to study Agricultural Economics under the faculty of Agriculture in the university.
This is to inform all aspirants who wish to apply for admission in Nigeria into any of federal, state or private owned universities to study Agricultural Economics under the faculty of Agriculture that the NECO and WAEC requirements which includes the compulsory subjects needed for Agricultural Economics has been published here in this post.
If you are interested in JAMB subject combination for Agricultural Economics also, you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Agricultural Economics here or use the general approach by checking JAMB subject combination for all courses here.
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WAEC And NECO Subject Requirements for Agricultural Economics
The subjects required to study Agricultural Economics in both WAEC and NECO are as follows:
Five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology/Agricultural Science and one of Geography, Physics and Economics.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) FUAM and MOUA accept a pass in Physics.
(ii) DELSU accepts a pass in English Language.
(iii) EBSU and OOU require ‘O’ level credit in pass Physics.
(iv) UNIBEN accepts Statistics and Further Mathematics. Also requires at least a pass in Physics and a pass in Biology for candidates with a credit pass in Agric. Science.
(v) OAU does not require credit passes in Geography and Economics.
(vi) MOUAU requires five ‘O’ level credit passes in not more than two sittings to include English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology or Agricultural Science and any other Science subjects. Also credit in Agricultural Science must be backed up with at least a pass in Biology
(vii) UNIOSUN requires five ‘O’ Level credit passes in the SSCE or its equivalent at not more than two sittings in addition to an acceptable credit pass in the UME.
(viii) UNN accepts five O ’level credit passes in subjects which must include English Lang., Biology/or Agric. Science, chemistry and either mathematics or physics.
(ix)FUTO requires five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry,Biology/Agricultural Science and Economics. It accepts a Pass in Physics in not more than two sittings.
(x) LAUTECH requires English, Chemistry, Biology/Agric. Science and any one of Physics/ Economics/Geography.
a) Credit passes in English Language,Mathematics,Chemistry, Physics and Biology.
b) At least a pass in Physics.
c) Candidates with pass grade in Biology must possess credit pass in Agricultural Science. It does not accept Agricultural Science in lieu of Biology.
The O level (WAEC and NECO) requirements posted above may only apply to Agricultural Economics under the faculty of Agriculture. If the Agricultural Economics you intend in studying is in another faculty, the subject requirements may be different from the one on this page. You can check JAMB brochure for all faculties here.
List of Schools That Offer Agricultural Economics
This section contains the list of universities that offer Agricultural Economics in Nigeria. These are basically schools that accepts the WAEC and NECO requirements for Agricultural Economics posted above.
The following are the list of schools that offer Agricultural Economics:
- Delta State University, Abraka
- Federal University of Technology, Owerri
- Igbinedion University
- Ladoke Akintola University of Technology
- Landmark University
- Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike
- Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
- Osun State University
- University of Benin, Benin City
- University of Ibadan
- University of Nigeria, Nsukka