What are the subjects required in WAEC and NECO to study Building? if you are interested in NECO and WAEC (O level) subjects required for Building then am happy to inform you that this post contains all the WAEC as well as NECO subject requirements to study Building under the faculty of Engineering, Environment and Technology 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 Building under the faculty of Engineering, Environment and Technology that the NECO and WAEC requirements which includes the compulsory subjects needed for Building has been published here in this post.
If you are interested in JAMB subject combination for Building also, you can start by checking out JAMB subject combination for Building 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 Building
The subjects required to study Building in both WAEC and NECO are as follows:
Five SSCE credit passes in Mathematics, English Language, Physics, Chemistry and any one of Geography, Economics, Arts and Technical drawing. For holders of NTC, the other relevant subjects could be Intro. to Building Construction, Bricklaying, Concreting, Walls, Floors and Ceiling Finishing, Building/Engineering Drawing, Joinery, Carpentry, Gas, Steam Work and Bronze Welding, Cold/Hot Water Supply, Sanitation and Drainage.
Special Requirements (Waiver) Remarks
(i) UNILAG – The 5th subject should be one of Technical Drawing, Building Construction or Economics.
(ii) OAU accepts any one of Add. Mathematics, Biology, Building Construction and Land Surveying in addition to the listed options.
(iv) MAUTECH accepts Mathematics and any three of Building Construction, Geography, Economics, Physics, Chemistry and Technical Drawing.
(v) AAU Chemistry is not compulsory.
(vi) UNIJOS accepts Holders of HSC, GCE ‘A’ level passes and a minimum of two sittings in Mathematics and either Physics or Chemistry or both and credit in at least two subjects passes at ‘O’ level from the following: Building, Construction, Land Surveying, Fine Arts, Technical Drawing, Economics, Additional Mathematics, Geography including English Language.
(vii) BELLS requires Five SSCE Credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and any one from the following:, Biology, Technical Drawing, Geography, Economics, Building Construction..
(vii) COVENANT requires English Language, Mathematics, Physics and additional two credit passes in the following subjects: Chemistry, Economics, Technical Drawing, Further Mathematics, Geography, Land Surveying, Building Construction, Biology and Agricultural Science. At least a pass in Chemistry is also required.
(viii) CALEB requires five SSCE credit passes or its equivalent in Mathematics, English Language, Physics and any two of Building Construction, Technical Drawing, Economics, Biology, Chemistry and Geography.
(ix) ABSU requires five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics and any two subjects from Chemistry, Technical Drawing, Geography, Arts and Economics or any NTC relevant subjects.
(x) BAUCHI requires five SSCE credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Any other two subjects from Chemistry, Geography, Economics, technical Drawing or relevant trade subjects.
(xi) FUTA – The 5th subject should be taken from Economics, Geography, Further Mathematics, Building Construction and Technical Drawing.
(xii) ABU requires five ‘0’ level credit passes in English Language, Mathematics and Physics plus any two of the following: Chemistry, Biology, Fine Arts or Technical Drawing, Economics and Further Mathematics
The O level (WAEC and NECO) requirements posted above may only apply to Building under the faculty of Engineering, Environment and Technology. If the Building 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 Building
This section contains the list of universities that offer Building in Nigeria. These are basically schools that accepts the WAEC and NECO requirements for Building posted above.
The following are the list of schools that offer Building:
- Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
- Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
- Caleb University
- Federal University of Technology, Akure
- Federal University of Technology, Minna
- Imo State University, Owerri
- Joseph Ayo Babalola University
- Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola
- Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
- Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
- University of Jos
- University of Lagos, Lagos
- University of Uyo